THE SOURCE BLAST
Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost Sunday
LAITY SUNDAY
Announcements & Events for
October 18, 2020
OUR PURPOSE

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

To view live on Facebook click the link below.

To view on www.centralumcatl.org



Lectionary Lessons for Sunday, October 25, 2020
Exodus 34:1-12; Psalm 90:1-6,13-17
Matthew 22: 34-46; 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8
Here are the latest opportunities to strengthen your faith and connect with the community.
EXALT THE LORD
Central UMC is proposing to host Drive-In Worship experiences in the church parking lot. We need to know your thoughts. Please click on the link below and complete the short survey sharing your thoughts.

Ways to Invite People to Our
 Worship 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, October 11, 2020- 330
EQUIP THE SAINTS
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 - Mondays, 8:oo pm. 602-580-9453 access code 2082348# Scripture to study - Hebrews 12:1-29, focus on verses 14-29

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#


Class sessions: Central's History and the History of the United Methodist Church - presented by Julie Gordon & Sheila Powell; Faith Sharing - Facilitated by Rev. Frederick Gray and Six Marks of Discipleship and Conversation with Pastor Vance Ross.
Seasoned Central members are welcome to attend also. Please contact Ann Harris, Membership Chair, for the Zoom link.

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


All youth are encouraged to join the Zoom class and invite a friend.
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"

Tuesdays,
12:00 -1:00 pm
Conference Call Number: (720)830-9745
(No Access Code Needed)

The Small Group Class Meeting group is starting a new study entitled,
"21 Days of Breakthrough Prayer: The Power of Agreement"
Please Join Us!

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



MIDDLE SCHOOL SMALL GROUP STUDY
GRADES 6-8
Three Simple Rules 24/7
Thursdays, 5:30 pm
Tavis Tinsley, Leader


HIGH SCHOOL SMALL GROUP STUDY
GRADES 9-12
Growing in Your Faith
Tuesdays, 7:00 pm

For questions, contact Rev. Angie at angela.johnson@centralumcatl.org
EMBRACE THE COMMUNITY
EARLY VOTING IN GEORGIA
OCTOBER 12th -30th

GENERAL ELECTION
NOVEMBER 3rd
PROVIDING TRANSPORTATION FOR VOTERS
TO THE STATE FARM ARENA
BETWEEN 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
VANS LOCATED IN THE PARKING LOT OF
CENTRAL UMC
501 MITCHELL ST. SW
If you live within 5 miles of the church,
they will pick you up.
Call 404-848-4070 to reserve a space
COVID-19 TESTING
Thursday, October 22, 2020
8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Central UMC Parking Lot
Schedule an appointment at http://covid19.dph.ga.gov
or call 404-613-8150
If Interested, Contact Therese Cotton at ctherese831@yahoo.com
Office Manager for Roofing Company and Construction
Office management and sales experience needed. Pay is #18.00/hr.

Door to Door Sales Representative - Roofing and Construction
Sales experience and the ability to work outside required. Pay $10.00-$15.00/hr. Based in Atlanta

Beverage Machine Installer Technicians
Mechanical skills and ability to travel 100% time across the United States required. Pay starts $35,000 annually.

Ushers/Greeters at Dekalb County Courthouse
Professionalism and dependability required. Work Monday-Friday. Full and part-time shifts available. Pay $10.00/hr.

Please email your resume to Michael at michael@letscollyde.com for the position you are interested in. Please put the position in the subject line. If you do not have a resume, please email Michael anyway with your skills and experience.
Central's Food Pantry will distribute food to the community.
Next distribution day is
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED!
for lifting at least 20 lb. bags, for assembling food bags and distributing good. If you have available time once a week to serve, please contact Malvin Trawick at MTrawick1@hotmail.com


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.



OCTOBER 18-25

Douglas Hollis 18th
Lorri Dorce-Clark 19th
Fern Scott 19th
Bonita Swain 19th
Christina Swain 19th
Malvin Trawick 22nd
Jeremy Brown 23rd
Nancy Johnson 23rd
Sherole Thrash 24th
John Southall 25th
Ronald Thrash 25th



Let us pray together for church members and family members who are in nursing care facilities, who are homebound, who are the caregivers, and those who are grieving over the loss of a loved one.

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