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Baptism of the Lord
Announcements & Events for
January 10, 2021
OUR PURPOSE

EXALT - THE LORD   EQUIP - THE SAINTS
 EMBRACE - THE COMMUNITY

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Lectionary Lessons for Sunday, January 17, 2021
1 Samuel 3: 1-10, (11-20); Psalm 139: 1-6, 13-18
John 1:45-51; 1 Corinthians 6: 12-20
Here are the latest opportunities to strengthen your faith and connect with the community.
EXALT THE LORD
2021 INSTALLATION SERVICE OF
CHURCH OFFICERS

Today, Sunday, January 10th we will have a special Zoom service to install our 2021 church officers. The service will start at 11:00 am following our worship service. Show your support for Central's church officers by clicking the link to join the service.

Invite at least 4 people to our virtual worship service on Sunday. Host a Watch Party and invite Friends!

4 WAYS TO GIVE YOUR TITHES AND OFFERINGS


  1. Website- centralumcatl.org
  2. Text Message - 73256 in the message type CENTRALUMC
  3. Mail your offerings to - Central UMC 501 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30314
  4. Cash App- $CUMCATL


VIRTUAL WORSHIP SERVICE ATTENDANCE

The number of people who viewed our worship service on Facebook and YouTube for Sunday January 3, 2021 - 579
EQUIP THE SAINTS
All families with children who are in the 6th - 10th grades and have not been confirmed are asked to register for Confirmation Class. Confirmation will begin January 31, 2021. Cascade and Ben Hill United Methodist Churches will partner with us. Click the link below to register.


CONFIRMATION COHORT VIDEO
click on the image

WINTER DISCIPLESHIP FORMATION CLASSES
BEGINNING NOW!

Click on the link to see the description of the classes offered for the winter session.


JOIN A PRAYER GROUP


THE POWER OF PRAYER

Central's Prayer Team invites you to join a prayer circle for intercessory prayer. These virtual prayer circles are hosted by members of Central's Prayer Team. They will gather to pray for individuals, our church, the government, our nation and the world.

The Prayer Circle day, time and conference call numbers are listed:

Wendy Murphy - Mondays, 6:45 pm, 605-313-5608 access code 725038#

Scarlette Dukes - Monday, Dec. 14th 7:oo pm, 602-580-9453 access code 2082348# Scripture to study -Psalm 29:1-11

Couties Hollis - Every other Wednesdays, 8:00 pm 978-990-5404 access code 7685875#

Diane Wyatt - Thursdays, 8:00 pm 712-775-7031 access code 413883#


SUNDAY SCHOOL & BIBLE STUDY CLASSES
The WBC Adult Sunday School Class
Conference Call.

Sundays 8:45-9:45 am
Call in number 515-604-9307
Access code 341177#





VIRTUAL YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS
Sundays
9:00 am

Contact Kimberly Oliver, Sunday School Superintendent at
oliverk2482@gmail.com to get the Zoom link.




THE CLASS MEETING GROUP:
"Friends With Benefits: Sharing the Love of Christ"


The Friends with Benefits: Sharing the Love of Christ
Tuesdays 12:00 -1:00 pm
Conference Call Number 720-830-9745
(No Access Code)
Rev. Mildred Gunn, Class Facilitator


JOURNEY THROUGH THE BIBLE STUDY CLASS
Tuesdays, 7:00 pm
Conference Phone Call
Facilitator:
Rev. Frederick Gray






SENIOR PASTOR'S BIBLE STUDY
via ZOOM
Wednesdays
7:15 pm
Facilitator:
Rev. Vance Ross

Reading the book; I'm Black, I'm Christian, I'm Methodist
by Rudy Rasmus. 


MIDDLE SCHOOL SMALL GROUP STUDY
GRADES 6-8
Thursdays, 5:30 pm
Tavis Tinsley, Facilitator


HIGH SCHOOL SMALL GROUP STUDY
GRADES 9-12
Tuesdays, 7:00 pm
Rev. Angela Johnson, Facilitator

For questions, contact Rev. Angie at angela.johnson@centralumcatl.org
EMBRACE THE COMMUNITY


Central 's Food Pantry will distribute food to the community.
Next distribution day is
Wednesday, January 13th 2021
9:00 am - 1:00pm
UPDATE YOUR INFORMATION

If in the past two years you have changed your home address, your email address or phone number, please let the church know. You may email the church secretary; scherrie.simon@centralumcatl.org or call the church office at 404-524-4263 with your updated information.


January 10-17


Ann Harris 10th
Clinton Copeland 10th
Maya Munning 11th
Maxine Hunt 13th
Kathryn Jordon 14th
Couties Hollis 14th
Zipporah Taylor 15th

Remember to reach out to the members in our Central family. You can send a text, email, mail a card or call. Include our new members, the sick and shut in members, isolated members and any who the Spirit tells you needs a voice of love and hope during this time.




Nursing Care Facility
Mrs. Alice Isreal
Mrs. Jean McPherson

HOME BOUND
Mr. Joseph Amos,
Mrs. Barbara Barham
Mrs. Allie Clift
Mrs. Alvetta Freeman
Mr. Craig Garrison
Dr. Ioma Glover
Mrs. Nancy Johnson
Mr. Howard Roberts
Mr. Armstead Salters
Mr. Hiram Scott
Mrs. Curlie Thurmond



Please call the church office to report any known illness, hospitalizations or deaths
CHURCH INFORMATION
CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
501 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30314
www.centralumcatl.org
Office 404-524-4263 Fax 404-524-4344
Emergency Number 678-424-7449
(to be used after normal business hours and weekends)

VISION STATEMENT
"A Christ-Centered, Radically Inclusive,
Inter-generational Congregation that uses
its Spiritual Gifts to meet the needs of our
unique Surrounding Community."

Rev. Dr. Vance P. Ross, Senior Pastor
Rev. Angela Johnson, Associate Pastor