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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“Songs of Christmas” will be presented on Sunday, Dec. 14th at 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary by the Chancel Choir and Orchestra. There will not be an 8 a.m. worship service on the 14th.
The Christmas Cookie Sale will be held on December 14th in the Boxley Classroom and in Vaden Hall at the Historic Site. The Youth will be hosting this event this year and are in need of Christmas tins to place the cookies in. They need to be rust-free, dent-free and without any advertising. If you have any you are willing to donate, please place in the designated bins in the narthex.
The Manger begins next Wednesday 12-10-14 thru Thursday 12-18-14, hours each evening are 5:00-8:00 p.m. The location this year is in the warehouse behind Graceworks located at 104 Southeast parkway in Franklin. Currently all times slots for large groups to help are full but if anyone is interested in helping either as a family or individuals, check Graceworks website at www.graceworksministries.com for openings availability. If any questions, please contact Brian Meyers at 598-2337.
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, December 7
2nd Sunday of Advent
8:00 a.m. Worship (N)
9:15 a.m. Sunday School (N) (H)
9:15 a.m. Advent Study (H)
10:30 a.m. Worship (N)
2:00 p.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal
(N, Choir Room)
2:30 p.m. Youth Dress Rehearsal (N)
6:00 p.m. Youth Drama (N)
Monday, December 8
6:30 p.m. Cub Scouts (H)
Tuesday, December 9
6:30 p.m. Boy Scouts (H)
Wednesday, December 10
9:30 a.m. Women’s Bible Study (H)
5:30 p.m. Youth Orchestra (N)
6:00 p.m. Choir (N)
7:30 p.m. Bell Choir (N)
Thursday, December 11
6:00 p.m. Room in the Inn (H)
6:30 p.m. Finance Committee (H)
Saturday, December 13
7:30 a.m. Men’s Breakfast
(Shoneys Hwy 96)
9 -12 noon Orchestra Rehearsal
for Cantata (N)
Sunday, December 14
No 8:00 a.m. Worship
10:30 a.m. Chancel Choir Cantata (N)
Audio Sermons Online
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