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Caregivers United Support Group: July 22nd

Sunday afternoons; 2-4 pm, room B-113

The responsibility of providing round-the-clock care for a loved one is often an all-consuming job. Caregivers United Support Group was created for caregivers needing an outlet to share their challenges, struggles and successes as well as exchange practical information and resources. This support group is a place to connect with other caregivers and find encouragement and support! We invite all caregivers to join us on Sunday afternoons from 2 to 4 p.m. in room B-113.

Promotion Sunday: August 5th

Sunday, August 5th

Promotion Sunday for preschool through 12th grade students at the 11 a.m. Sunday school hour is scheduled for August 5th. Preschool through 5th grade should report to their new classrooms in the C and D-wing of the Kids Village. 6th through 12th grade should report to their classrooms on the 1st floor of the Family Life Center.

If you would like to be a children’s (preschool through 5th grade) Sunday school teacher, please contact Leslie Yokeley, Director of Children’s Ministries, by e-mail at lyokeley@duluthumc.org or call 770-476-3776, ext. 138. If you would like to be a youth (6th through 12th grades) Sunday school teacher, please contact David Burchett, Director of Youth Ministries, by e-mail at dburchett@duluthumc.org or call 770-476-3776, ext. 119.

“Help Kids Succeed” School Supply Drive: Through August 5th

Through Sunday, August 5th

The Children’s Ministry is doing a church-wide collection of school supplies for the BB Harris Elementary School in Duluth. The following supplies are needed:

  • Composition books (wide and college ruled)
  • Dry erase markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Pencils
  • Erasers
  • Glue sticks
  • Please bring your donations to the church on Sunday, August 5th, at the Contemporary Worship and Traditional Worship services and place your items at the altar. With your support we will able to help children in our community. We can succeed with your help. Thank you!

    Back-to-School Youth Group Pool Party: August 5th

    Sunday, August 5th

    Beat the heat of summer, have some fun and join us for the Youth Group’s Back-to-School Pool Party on Sunday, August 5th, at the Lail’s pool, located just two houses down from the church. All middle school students should be dropped off at the church between 3:15 and 3:30 p.m. They will be walked to the pool by some of our adult leaders. Middle School students will have time in the pool from 3:30 to 5:30. They will eat dinner from 5:30 to 6, and be brought back to the church for pick-up at 6:15 p.m. High school students will pool time from 5:30 to 7:30, and may be dropped off and picked up at the pool.

    Dinner is a hamburger and hot dog cookout and will be served to both groups from 5:30 to 6 p.m. next to the pool. We are asking parents and youth to bring a side dish to share. This is a great time to bring a friend to Youth Group and show them how much fun we have, introduce them to Christian friends, and help them meet some great adults who are there every week for our youth. Don’t forget your towel, swimsuit (appropriate), sunscreen, and a change of clothes. And the side dish! If you have any questions, please contact David Burchett, Director of Youth Ministries, by e-mail at dburchett@duluthumc.org, or call 770-476-3776, ext. 119.

    Wednesday Night Dinners Resume in Hinton Hall on August 8th

    Wednesday, August 8th; Hinton Hall in the Family Life Center

    The Dinner Belles and Beaus prepare excellent meals at very reasonable prices. Dinner is served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in Hinton Hall of the Family Life Center. Enjoy fellowship around the table with family and friends.

    The menu for August 8th is fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, butter peas, biscuits, and dessert. For the kids - the same. We also offer a salad bar special - for only $4 you can enjoy a fully stocked salad bar, a baked potato/sweet potato, dessert and drink.

    Prices are: adults - $7; seniors (age 60 and up) - $6; children ages 11 years and under $4; children under 2 years eat for free; no family (immediate family members only) pays more than $19.

    Bereavement Support Group: August 13th

    Monday, August 13th; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in rooms F-204/205

    The Bereavement Support Group meets on the 2nd Monday of each month. The next meeting will be held on Monday, August 13th, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in rooms F-204/205, located on the 2nd floor of the Family Life Center. Everyone who has had a loss is welcome to attend. The group is led by Stephen Ministers.

    For more information please contact Brenda Bridges at 770-476-5126, or call the church office at 770-476-3776.

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