Spetember 6 – Mary Jones
Spetember 9 – Rex Tallant
Spetember 10 – John Dye
Spetember 11 – Barbara Croft
Spetember 13 – David Bradley
Spetember 13 – Bonnie McMillan
Spetember 20 – Luke Schimweg
Spetember 21 – Jean Massie
Spetember 22 – Kim Kennedy
Spetember 25 – Ashley McGrady
Spetember 27 – Seth Scott
Spetember 27 – Pat Ripley
Spetember 28 – Gene McBrayer
Spetember 28 – Joshua Tincher
Come join us in the narthex for a little coffee and conversation.
Anyone interested in volunteering to prepare the coffee can click the Sign Up Genius link below.
Coffee preparation instructions can be found in the Fellowship Hall kitchen.
We will be hosting families again in October.
Our next host week is almost here. It will be the week of October 7th to 14th. If you would like to volunteer during that week, please click the Signup Genius link below.
Salsa & Spirituality
This will be a monthly opportunity for food and fellowship. We will explore and discuss a variety of different spiritual disciplines over the course of the group. Our goal is to each find a few techniques that bring us to a closer relationship with God, while enjoying time with other adults in a relaxed setting.
Click the link below to sign up through Facebook, or contact Allison through the church office via email at email@example.com or call 770-844-7095.
Please mark your calendars for Sunday, October 14th @ 6pm for our annual Chili Cook-off!
The PGUMC Youth Group will be hosting our annual Chili Cookoff!
The cost is $5 per person or $20 per family. There is no cost to enter your chili in the competition!
Open to all.
Please mark your calendars for Sunday, October 28th 5-7:30pm for our annual Trunk or Treat!
This event will include: (Rain or shine)
Dinner of Pizza, salad and assorted desserts.
Kids Bingo—There will be prizes!
Treating to end the night!
Adults are welcome to dress up too!!
WE NEED YOU!!
1. Volunteers to decorate their trunks and pass out candy/treats. It doesn’t have to be fancy, please just join us for a night of fun and fellowship.
2. A dessert to share with everyone
A special thanks to the UMW for sponsoring pizza and salad, also to the Walraven family for volunteering the use of their equipment for the hayride.
Invite your family! Invite your friends! Invite your neighbors!
Women’s Bible Study
The Women’s Bible Study will start meeting at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, September 11. We will meet in the room across the hall from Pastor Dana’s office. Our study will be “A Life Beyond Amazing – 9 Decisions That Will Transform Your Life” by Dr. David Jeremiah. To sign up contact Barbara McNutt through the church office via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 770-844-7095.
BEYOND THE BROKEN HEART GRIEF GROUP
Join Pastor Dana for an 8-week small group for those who are journeying through grief. We’ll be using Beyond the Broke Heart by Julie Yarbrough. This group is open to anyone in our church or communitywho is coping with the loss of a loved one and is looking for understanding and support. The group will meet on Tuesday evenings, 7:00 – 8:30 PM in the Club House beginning September 4th.
$15.00/person includes participant book. (Optional Daily Devotions book $12.00)
To sign up contact the church office via email at email@example.com or call 770-844-7095.
We will be hosting families again in October.
Our next host week is the week of October 7th. If you would like to volunteer during that week but have not taken the training needed, the next one will be August 28th at 7pm at The Place. A Signup Genius will go out closer to time of need for volunteers.
DURING THE MEANTIME…..there are still plenty of ways to help out with FAMILY PROMISE. They are in the process of putting the annual Bed Race & Festival together which will be held at Cumming Elementary on September 15th. If anyone is interested in hosting a booth, our church is allowed one free booth. If any of the groups are interested in entering a bed, please go to the Family Promise website and register.
Also, the families that are currently in the program could use some assistance with transportation if you are available. Please contact Tina Huck firstname.lastname@example.org and have an MVR ran if you are interested in volunteering for this.
As always, if you would like to make monetary donations, they are tax deductible and can be made on the Family Promise website https://www.fpforsyth.org/
Here is a list of items that can also be donated for the families:
laundry detergent fabric softener
hand soap liquid body soap
shaving cream male/female razors
1 and 2 inch binders printer paper
working laptops gas gift cards
grocery gift cards oil change gift cards.
These items can either be taken to the place and dropped off or I can collect them and take them.
September 12 – Kurt & Valerie Ross
September 15 – David & Jennifer Wisniewski
September 27 – Pat & Cindi Ripley