Announcements

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January 2019

Bible Study "Kingdom builders: A study of the Disciples" will be taught by Rev. John Wiliams, Jr at Disciples United Methodist Church, beginning on Thursday, January 24th. Morning Classes begin at 10:00 AM and the evening classes begin at 6:15PM. Costs for book is $9.00. The Sign-up sheet is located in the entryway area to the Sanctuary. The study is 15-16 weeks and will meet every Thursday. 


Beads of Hope       January 28, 2019 at 10:30am  Cheryl Turner’s Home

Join us as we begin another year of jewelry making from recycled bulletins.  All are welcome.  Bring your friends.  No experience needed.  We’ll show you how to roll the beads and design the jewelry.  Everyone can help in some part of the process. The entire line of Beads of Hope jewelry is packaged, individually priced, and displayed for sale on a revolving stand in the narthex next to the glass cabinet.  These items can be purchased anytime from Cheryl Turner or Bill Whipple on Sundays or a church office volunteer on weekdays M-F, 10-2.  Funds raised from these sales benefit missions through the United Methodist World Service Fund.  A BIG THANK YOU to all who supported the World Service Fund Apportionment.     What is the World Service Fund?  The World Service Fund is one of seven apportioned funds basic to the financial program of The United Methodist Church. The World Service Fund is the financial lifeline to a long list of Christian mission and ministry throughout the denomination here and around the world.  Each United Methodist church is asked to pay their portion of these 7 funds through Apportionments. Disciples portion of the World Service Fund for 2018 was $3,523.  Through Kids for Christ Sunday School Class weekly offering, Beads of Hope jewelry sales, and designated gifts we met this goal!!  We thank you for supporting this important fund and look forward to your continued help in 2019. 

February 2019

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Confirmation classes:  We will begin Confirmation Classes on Sunday, February 3, 2019 for anyone age 12 and up who is considering professing their faith in Christ. The classes will take place at 11:15 (Sunday School time) on Sundays and will be held in the Temple room. During this time, we will explore what it means to be a Christian, a disciple, a United Methodist, and what our faith means to us. Along the way, we will invite others to come share their stories of faith.

  

FIrst Tuesday - February 5th, 6:30 PM

The Bleu Porch Kitchen and Market - 302 N. Main Street (Hwy 14) Greer

Plenty of parking behind house and ramp into restaurant. They are not open for dinner so we have the whole place to ourselves which will be great for visiting and our program. Dinner will be baked spaghetti, garden salad, yeast rolls, hummingbird cake, water, tea (sweet and unsweetened) and coffee. Robin and Diane will bring some wine for those who would like. We have asked for buffet style so you can get the amount you want. The cost is $22.63 (which includes 8% Greer tax but not tip).   Please RSVP to Robin by Sunday, Feb. 3rd at email alekem@aol.com


Candlelight Valentine's Dinner - Friday, February 8 - 5:00pm or 6:30pm (2 seatings)

Where: Disciples United Methodist Church - Fellowship Hall

Menu: Delicious Italian Pasta Bar with yummy selections of pastas, sauces and toppings will be featured (including Matt Pavia's homemade meatballs), as well as salad, bread, beverages and desserts.  RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED!! To download and fill out the Reservation Form, Please see the Flyer located under the Child Development Page of this website for more information.