2 Corinthians 12:9 but he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for power is made perfect in weakness." So, I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may dwell in me.
Be honest with your limitations so that you can experience the power and peace of letting God provide.
*July 3 - Brief reflection - "Blessed is the Nation" - Proverbs 22:3 & Psalm 33:12 Special Choir presentation of "This is My America." * July 10 - "By Him in Him" - Colossians I:15-20 - Charlie Thompson, Lay Leader preaching
* July 17 - "Blessed is the Nation Part I" - Psalm 33:12 (This is our theme scripture passage for all 3 Sundays.)
* July 24 - "Blessed is the Nation Part II"
* July 31 - "Blessed is the Nation Part III"
7/11 Youth Event
Friday, July 22, 7 to 11 p.m.
We've got Tunnel Hill Baptist Youth coming to party with us. Going to have food, games and loads of fun. $1 to get in. Any questions, contact Kurt Baron @ 706.537.3582 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Crisis Food Teams Ministry
If you’re interested in joining a team to help prepare meals for those in need in our congregation, please contact Keyla Manning, email@example.com 706.280.6921.
Each team of ladies is called upon approximately once every 6 months to take a meal to a congregation member after a surgery, loss of a loved one, etc. Thank you for showing the love of Christ through this ministry.
Relationship Enrichment Opportunities
*Honoring Marriage Part II August 21, 3:30 - 5p.m.
*Honoring Marriage and Family Sermon Series August & September
* Romantic Adventure Marriage Retreat November 11-13, 2016
Family Fun Day & Gospel Fest Sunday, August 14 at Varnell UMC. You don’t want to miss this amazing event for all ages! Schedule: 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Giant Waterslide for children
Water balloon Toss competition
Corn Hole Tournament for adults
Outdoor Volleyball for everyone
Snow cones, popcorn and cotton candy ($1 each) 5:00 p.m. Cook-out in the courtyard (please sign up in the lobby to bring something) 6:00 p.m. Music in the sanctuary (various artists) 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Concert and Hymn Singing in the sanctuary lead by Song Evangelist Ralph Freeman
Run For God
It's official! We are starting another Run for God 5K Challenge beginning July 31. Training will begin at the Coahulla Creek High School Track at 7:00 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays & Thursdays. Not a runner? Come and walk.
DALTON STATE BASKETBALL CAMP AT VUMC
*JULY 25, 26, and 27
*10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
* Rising 3rd-8th Grade
* Cost: $40 includes t-shirt
* Register soon by email.
* Limited availability. Contact Stephen Streett to register
* Include in your email: parents name, child’s name, age
grade and emergency contact #.
Rooted Fall Youth Retreat
That's right my friends, we are going to Camp Glisson for "ROOTED" Fall Retreat from September 30th-October 2nd. We are super stoked for this retreat. Cost is $125; you can sign up and pay Kurt Baron. The deadline is July 24th. We want all youth to go - it's going to be super-RAD! If you have any questions please contact me, Kurt Baron (Youth Director), at 706.537.3582 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks and Stay Rad.
Help Us Grow
Electronic giving is a convenient, consistent way to help VUMC grow!
Varnell UMC is excited to announce that you can now manage your giving online! Giving online is easy and allows you to set up automatic recurring contributions and view your complete online giving history from anywhere you have access to the internet. You can also give easily by text.
Click on the Online Giving button. Follow the onscreen instructions to create an online profile and to schedule your recurring contributions.
You can make make a contribution to VUMC with a quick text message! Simply send a text to 706-620-4587 with the amount you would like to contribute.
Prayer Request Guidelines
MONDAY – FRIDAY: 9 A.M. UNTIL 5 P.M. - DAYTIME
SEND PRAYER REQUESTS TO: Tammy Burek @ email@example.com 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 @ firstname.lastname@example.org 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.