HMUMC Weekly Top Ten (Aug 21)

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Hamilton Mill Women's Event1. HM Women’s Event: “Women Under Construction”

Thursday, August 22 at 6:45pm

Come enjoy a fun night with your girlfriends, as Melanie Pearson leads us in a special “Women under Construction” event.

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Women of Grace2. Women of Grace

Monday, August 26

HMUMC regularly serves the Women of Grace Ministry in Atlanta by lovingly preparing food at the church, delivering it to Atlanta, and serving the women. We need you! We have new groups for food preparation and/or delivery. Please contact Tracey Starkmann at or 770-312-4344.


3.  Tonight: Wednesday, August 21

Wednesday Night Fellowship Supper – 5:30pm to 6:30pm

headline-wednesdayJoin your church family for a delicious meal prepared by our kitchen angels. Tonights’s meal: Pulled Pork BBQ, Hash Brown Casserole, Cole Slaw.  Kids Menu: Hot Dogs, Hash Browns and Fruit

make a reservation

Challenging Conversations Series – 6:30pm to 7:45pm

connet--wednesday-575x225Tonight’s topic is Mixing Religion and Politics.  Jonathan Merritt will discuss how to follow Jesus beyond the culture wars—the topic of his latest book. Childcare is provided.

learn more & register for childcare


4. Wednesday Night Programs Starting September 4

Take a look at all of the great programs we have planned for you starting in TWO Weeks. Click on the links for detailed information or to sign up for a class! Wednesday Nights at HMUMC are going to be awesome this fall!


Children’s Choir

Time Out for Mom’s


Wednesday Night Supper


What’s in the Bible, Children’s Bible Study

Middle School Gathering in The Shed

CONNECT Growth Groups

Christian to the Core

The Sermon on the Mount: Connecting with God (Women’s Study)

Understanding God’s Word

Parenting Your Parent

Care Groups


Cancer Support


Choir Rehearsal



5.  HMUMC Job Opportunity

Hamilton Mill UMC Administrative Assistant 

Hamilton Mill United Methodist Church is seeking an experienced candidate for an interim role as part time Administrative Assistant for Student Ministries. This role provides assistance with all general administrative functions connected with the Student Ministry and works closely with the Director of Student Ministries.

detailed job description

Interested candidates are asked to submit resumes to Robin Boozer by email at



btn-starting-point6. Next Starting Point Class

Begins September 8-29 at 9:30am in Modular A-6. 

This 4-week orientation class is offered for those considering church membership. It’s designed to teach and help you explore ways to grow deeper in your faith, and a way to make some new friends.

sign up



Upward Sports7. Upward Flag Football Registration

Hamilton Mill UMC is proud to host Upward Fall Football this fall for 3rd – 5th grade boys and girls.

learn more & register



Senior Trip8.  F.Y.I. 55+ Group  September & October Outings

Crawford Long Trip – Tuesday, September 24
We depart at 9:00am to learn the amazing story of Crawford Long, visit the Shield-Ethridge Farm of 1802 and eat a picnic lunch, followed by antique and treasure shopping. Deadline is September 10 for the lunch count. Cost is $25.00 per person. Please make checks payable to HMUMC with “Crawford Long” in the memo line.

Railroad Trip – Tuesday, October 15
We depart at 8:00am to Bryson City, North Carolina for a ride on the old “Smoky Mountain Railroad.” You’ll receive a souvenir tumbler. Lunch is on your own before returning to Bryson City at 4:00pm. Cost is $65.00 per person. Deadline is Sept 15. Please make checks payable to HMUMC with “Railroad” in the memo line.



The Rooftop Opening9.  Crosstown Kids

It is an exciting time to be a Crosstown kids! Here is a brief look at what is coming up…

The Rooftop will open  September 15!

We are getting excited for the opening of our new children’s ministry space.

take a peek at The Rooftop in progress

Third Grade Bibles

One of our favorite days is around the corner! Third Grade students will receive a Bible during the 9:30am or 11:00am worship services on Sunday, September 15. Third grade parents, please sign up you children using the link below so they are on the lost to receive their Bible!

third grade Bible sign up

Acolyte Training

If your child is in third – fifth grade and is interested in being an acolyte, or just learning more about it, please come to the sanctuary after the 11:00am service on Sunday, August 25.  There will be a training for the 2013-14 year.



10.  Honduras Mission Trips

North Coast: November 24-December 1

For information and details. contact John Boozer at or Dan Szalkowski at

Agalta Valley: January 25 – February 1, 2014

Participants needed for work team, Bible School team, and medical team. Contact Kay Lie at or Michelle Larson at


Upcoming Events

8/21       Wednesday Night Supper @ 5:30pm &

Challenging Conversations Series @ 6:30pm

8/22       Hamilton Mill Women’s Event @ 6:45pm

8/26       Women of Grace Ministry

9/3         Preschool and MMO 2013/2014 School Year Begins

9/4         Wednesday Night Programs Begin

9/5        The Shepherd’s Needles @ 12:00pm

9/7         OSS Basic Training 5K Fun Run @ 8:00am

9/8 – 9/28      Next Starting Point Class @ 9:30am

9/12 – 9/16         HMUMC Picture Directory Portraits

9/14       Hiking Club Fall Warm-Up Hike @ 7:30am

9/14      The Piecemakers Quilting Ministy @ 10:30am

9/15      Rooftop Opening @ 9:30am & 11:00am

3rd Grade Bible Presentations @ 9:30am & 11:00am

9/16       Safe Sanctuary Class @ 7:00pm

9/16      Men’s Ministry Meeting @ 7:00pm

9/16      OSS Monthly Meeting @ 6:00pm

9/24       FYI 55+ Crawford Long Outing 9:00am

Author: Jenn Harris

“I am dedicated to helping our church communicate the love of Jesus Christ, and passionate about helping people connect with others and our amazing God.”