Welcome to Epworth United Methodist
Church — Franklin, TN
Whether you are a member of this congregation or a visitor to our church, you are not meant to be a stranger. Be assured that you are welcome. Let us extend a hand of friendship to one another.
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Room in the Inn is starting up this month! If you have gently used men’s winter clothing or would like to purchase new men’s underwear and white socks for our guests, you may put them in the white cabinets in the 5th & 6th grade class room at the Historic Site or in the bins in the Narthex at the new site. Thank you! Questions, contact Kathy Heard.
Pastor Donna is going to be leading an Advent Study for the next 4 weeks at 9:15 a.m. in Vaden Hall. If you would like to be a part of this study, please pick up your study book on the front pews this morning and sign up on the attendance sheets. Additional books can be ordered if we run out. The cost of the student books is $8.50 and will be collected on the first day of the study which will be November 23rd.
Helping Hands is a Christ-centered ministry that serves the needy in Williamson county and beyond. They provide food, clothing, furniture, household items, as well as, monetary help in buying prescription drugs, paying rent, or utility bills.
The Helping Hands Thrift Store is located at 2526 Duplex Road in Spring Hill on the corner of Duplex Road and School Street. This ministry is supported by proceeds from selling donated items in the Thrift store and monetary donations.
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)
• "The Good News" Letter (PDF)
Church Calendar for this week:
New Site (N) Historic Site (H) Pavilion (P)
Sunday, November 16
8:00 a.m. Worship (N)
9:15 a.m. Sunday School (N) (H)
10:30 a.m. Worship (N)
11:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Feast (H)
1:00 p.m. Christmas Cantata rehearsal (N)
4:00 p.m. Daniel Bible Study (N)
Youth Rehearsals (N)
Monday, November 17
6:30 p.m. Cub Scouts (H)
Tuesday, November 18
10:00 a.m. Praying Hands Ministry (Home of
Marsha Preston 2504 Belle Brook Dr, Franklin)
6:00 p.m. Building Committee (N)
6:30 p.m. Boy Scouts (H)
Wednesday, November 19
9:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study (H)
11:00 a.m. Meet ‘n Eat Group
5:30 p.m. Youth Orchestra (N)
7:00 p.m. Choir (N)
7:30 p.m. Bell Choir (N)
Thursday, November 20
10:00 a.m. Seekers UMW
5:30 p.m. Daisy Scouts (H)
7:00 p.m. Trustee Committee (H)
Friday, November 21
9:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study (N)
Audio Sermons Online
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