The summer is going quickly and it’s time to resume our Disciple classes. Disciple 1 and “Jesus in the Gospels” will meet on Â Aug. 16 at 5:00 PM. Disciple 3 will resume on Thursday, August 20 at 9:00 AM in the church library. Check your assignment sheet that you were given for the lesson(s) to be read.
The United Methodist Men are having a Chicken Bar-be-que on August 16th in the church gym. The cost is $8.00 per plate. You can pick up your dinner from 11:00 am until 12:30 pm. Tickets are being sold by the Methodist Men. You can also purchase tickets at the church office.
During July 10-12 Â Rev. Stewart and Rev. Ayers Â attended the Nashville, Tennessee event as presenters as well as participants. Rev. Stewart conducted a workshop entitled “How to Give Your Testimony and Not Look Like a Dummy.”Â Rev. Ayers led a workshop entitled “The Art of Young Adult Ministry-A Creative Look at a Difficult Problem.”Â They gathered much knowledge from outstanding speakers and musicians.Troy stated , “I realized how fortunate we are to have a young adult ministry at Hartwell First because other churches are seeking what we have.”
July 26th at 5:00 PM join us at the lake Â lot Â for some preaching, communion, singing, and baptism in the lake.Â The Methodist men will provide the fish,chicken and the drinks. We ask that you bring a summer salad or a dessert to share. We’ll have fun and fellowship. So ya’ll come, ya hear?
Those who are interested in acolyte training Â are asked to come Wednesday, August 19 at 4:30 in the church sanctuary. You must be a 3rd, 4th, 5th, or 6th grader. Contact Mrs. Caren Rice at 376-2221 or the church office at 376-3164 if you have any questions.