Welcome to Epworth United Methodist
Church — Franklin, TN
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“Building Lives” Christmas Gift Sale
This is a great holiday season volunteer/fund raising opportunity for an individual or team. In addition, you will earn $10/hr which can be used by you and/or your team to raise money for your favorite charity, or the funds can be donated back to the Building Lives Organization. We Are Building Lives is a Military Veteran focused support organization. Please see their website at to learn more about the organization.
• Date: The Building Lives Christmas Gift sale starts Wed, Dec 2 and ends Sat, Dec 12 (closed on Sunday).
• Working hours: Four hour shifts, 9:00am-1:00pm and 1:00 pm-5:00 pm. The largest need is for Saturday, Dec 5th (12 volunteers needed for each shift), and Saturday, Dec 12th (8 volunteers needed for each shift).
• Positions needed: Check-out counters, cashiers, product stocking. No lifting over 20lbs.
• Location: 1715 Columbia Ave in Franklin
• Age limit: 16 & older (12 to 15 must be accompanied by an adult)
If you would like to learn more about the event, please contact John Perrett at 615-406-3247 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You have two choices of venues for this year’s Advent study – Not a Silent Night: Mary Looks back to Bethlehem – by Adam Hamilton. The study begins today during Sunday School here in the Sojourners classroom and at the Historic Site in Vaden Hall.
Childrens Group News
New Updates on the Childrens Group page. Click here to see.
RIDE THE CHURCH BUS!
The bus will be available to travel back and forth from the Historic Site and New Site for Sunday School classes! It will leave the new site at 9:10 for classes and return for pick up at 10:10 and 10:20.
Did you know that there is a Men’s Bible Study that meets at Epworth every Saturday morning?! Come join them this week at 7 a.m. at the Historic Site. Contact George Rembert for more information.
O U T R E A C H O P P O R T U N I T I E S
Feeding the Homeless
Every third Friday night a group from Epworth meets with Rehobath UMC members at the Salvation Army Center in Nashville and drives to the Jefferson Street Bridge to share food and fellowship with our homeless neighbors. We need to be at the Salvation Army Center by 5:15 pm. Contact Teresa Gary or Tim Underwood if you would like to go or have questions.
Epworth Information Update Form
We are in the process of updating and adding to the information that is in our church’s data base. Please click on the link here to fill out the online form. Thank you for your participation in this endeavor. The information you provide will enable the church staff and volunteers to serve your needs better. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the church office at 615-790-6695.
N E W S L E T T E R S
• "The Good News" Letter (PDF)
Church Calendar for this week:
New Site (N) Historic Site (H) Pavilion (P)
Sunday, November 22
8:00 a.m. Worship (N)
9:15 a.m. Sunday School (H) (N)
10:30 a.m. Worship (N)
4:00 p.m. Youth (H)
4:00 p.m. Advent Decorating (N)
Monday, November 23
6:00 p.m. Fitness Class (N)
7:17 p.m. Young Adults Meet
Wednesday, November 25
8:30 a.m. Prayer Warriors (H)
Thursday, November 26
6:00 p.m. Room in the Inn
Friday, November 27
Saturday, November 28
7:00 a.m. Men’s Study (H)
Audio Sermons Online
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