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A Word from The Pastor:  

Luke 20:38 "Now he is God not of the dead, but of the living; for to him all of them are alive."

God will give us new life, for He sees unlimited possibilities in each of us. Because He is alive, you have life, and with Him, life more abundant!


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April Sermons

*April 2 - "Fix It, Daddy" - Ezekiel 37:1-14; Romans 8:6-11
& John 11:17-45
*April 9 - "Which Parade Are You in?"- Matthew 21:1-11
*April 16 - "Do You Have Your Key Ready?" - John 20:1-18 -
(Easter Drama)
*April 23 - "Learning to Doubt our Doubts" - John 20:19-31
*April 30 - "A Most Successful Sermon" - Acts 2:14a; 36-41

VUMC’s Annual Family Fun Day

Varnell UMC’s 4th Annual Family Fun Day will be in Dawnville Sunday, April 30 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Come join us for an afternoon of faith, fun, food, games & fellowship. This day will be in conjunction with our Confirmation Class celebration. Everyone is asked to bring a side dish and drink to share! Location Address: 338 Moody Branch Way Dalton, GA 30721

Prime Timers Event (Million Dollar Quartet)

On Saturday, May 20, the Prime Timers will travel to Cumberland County Playhouse to see Million Dollar Quartet, a play about four musicians (Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, and Elvis Presley) who loved to sing rock ‘n roll songs. Over 20 of their songs will be performed on stage, and the Prime Timers will be in for a toe-tapping great time. Tickets are $28; you will also need money for lunch before the play and a light dinner on the way home. Ticket money is due NO LATER THAN MAY 8 so that Pastor Stephen can secure the reservations. Contact Grethel Giddens (706-694-3307 or gsgiddens68@gmail.com) or Tammy in the church office (706-694-8023).

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Clothing Drive at VUMC – May 21

VUMC Food Pantry will be hosting a clothing distribution for our Food Pantry families Wednesday, May 24, 2017. As you sort through your summer clothing, hold onto any clothing for infants through adults (male and female). Items can be brought into the GYM Sunday, May 21, between noon and 5 p.m. Please no rips or stains. Shoes in good condition are also acceptable.

We need helpers to sort during this time also, please call Rhonda Suarez 706.270.2355 if you can help during the sorting time or the giveaway.

Church Work Day

The Annual Church Work Day will be Saturday, May 6, 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. A lot of work is needed, outside and inside, but with lots of people helping, it will go quickly, and the church will be spring-cleaned. Stairwells will be cleared that day. If you have anything in the stairwells, these items must be removed before May 6, or they will be discarded (due to fire code regulations). For more information, call the church office at 706.694.8023 or Randy Cook, Trustee Chair, at 706.264.3267.

Text To Give

You can now contribute to VUMC with a quick text message! Simply send a text to 706.620.4587 with the amount you would like to contribute. To give online, go to www.varnellumc.org and click on Online Giving.

Prayer Request Guidelines

MONDAY – FRIDAY: 9 A.M. UNTIL 5 P.M. - DAYTIME SEND PRAYER REQUESTS TO: Tammy Burek @ tammy@varnellumc.org or call the church office at (706) 694-8023.

MONDAY – FRIDAY: 5 P.M. UNTIL 9 A.M. - NIGHT TIME SATURDAYS, SUNDAYS, AND HOLIDAYS SEND PRAYER REQUESTS TO: Bill Davidson @ williamrdavidson@gmail.com or call or text at (423) 432-3635.

FORMAT OF PRAYER REQUESTS:

* LET US KNOW WHAT YOU WISH TO SHARE.
* IT WOULD BE HELPFUL IF REQUESTS ARE WORDED EXACTLY AS YOU WANT DISTRIBUTED.
* FIRST NAME AND LAST NAME OF THOSE WE ARE PRAYING FOR IS ALWAYS A PLUS.
PRAYER CHAIN MEMBERS:
* IF YOU WISH TO BE ON THE LIST TO RECEIVE PRAYER REQUESTS AND UPDATES (AND ARE NOT ALREADY RECEIVING THEM) PLEASE SEND YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS TO TAMMY OR BILL.
* PRAYER REQUEST AND UPDATES WILL OFTEN ARRIVE DAILY TO YOUR INBOX SOMETIMES WITH URGENT UPDATES. YOU MAY RECEIVE MORE THAN ONE EMAIL PER DAY. QUESTIONS? CALL TAMMY OR BILL.