Concord United Methodist Church
August 8, 2019
FALL KICK-OFF

FALL STUDIES & CLASSES- Watch for details on all of the upcoming Fall Studies in next week's newsletter and at the Information Desk!

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11 
ALL SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES resume their schedule on August 11. 

BLESSING OF THE BACKPACKS - Students and teachers are invited to bring their backpacks, school bags or briefcases for a time of prayer and blessing during our 8:45 or 11:00 AM traditional or contemporary services. 

CHILDREN'S OPEN HOUSES - Parents & Children are invited to our Open Houses, Check out our Children's Newsletter for details.

STUDENT MINISTRIES FALL KICK-OFF - All 6th-12th graders are invited on Sunday, August 11, from 6-8 PM for Color Games on the front lawn. Wear clothes that can get dirty, bring a friend and join us for a night of crazy fun!!!!

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14
WEDNESDAYS THIS FALL
3:30-6:00 PM- Common Grounds (6th-12th grade)
5:00-6:30 PM - Dinner (Serving line open)
6:00-8:00 PM - Nursery Available
6:00-7:00 PM - ARK (Acts of Random Kindness) - K-5th
6:00-7:00 PM - Children’s Choirs (4 yrs-5th grade)
6:00 PM - Adult Bible Studies
6:00-7:00 PM - Student Ministry Life Groups (6th-12th grade)
7:15-8:30 PM - Chancel Choir
For details go to www.ConcordUMC.com/Wednesday

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23
All moms are invited to join us on Fridays, from 10:00-11:30 AM in Room 296 for MOMS GROUP a time of socializing and Bible study. Beginning August 23, the group will go through the Armor of God by Priscilla Shirer. A nursery is provided, but this group is for moms with ALL age children.
OUR GIFTS

Gifts have been given in memory of:
  • Paige Ginn (Holston Home for Children)
  • Dick Timberlake (Missions Endowment Fund)
  • Doris Bishop (CADES Fund)
  • Carol Padgett (Missions Fund)


A gift has been given in honor of:
  • Pat Kegley (Preschool Fund)
WHAT'S HAPPENING AT CONCORD!

55+ SECOND SATURDAY CONCERT SERIES - Join us for the last free concert this summer at The Cove on Saturday, August 10 from 6:00-8:00 PM!

55+ Hamricks Shopping Trip - September 18 - Cost $10, Lunch at Yoder's Country Market - Limited seating available. Sign up at Concordumc.com/events

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY SILENT AUCTION - Sunday, August 11 in the Fellowship Hall. Gift baskets, craft items or restaurant gift cards are needed for the Silent Auction

HAVE FUN AND SUPPORT A GREAT CAUSE - HABITAT FOR HUMANITY SILENT AUCTION - Sunday, August 11 in the Fellowship Hall. GOLF TOURNAMENT - Monday, August 12 at Willow Creek Golf Club - Registration at 7:30 am. Tournament entry fee - $120, includes a “Goodie Bag” with gift and lunch. Turn in your entry fee to, Terry Taylor (288-7697), Mike Smith (966-4109) or to Vicki Eleazer (966-6728) in the church office. Sponsored by the United Methodist Men.

ALTAR FLOWERS NEEDED - If you would be willing to provide flowers in the sanctuary on any of the below dates, contact Carolyn Phillips, phillpsmandc@gmail.com - August 18, 25, and September 22.

DEATH ANNOUNCEMENT EMAIL LIST - If you would like to receive an email with information on Concord member deaths, please call the church office, 865-966-6728 or click here. If you are currently receiving these emails, and don't want to continue, contact Catherine Barnett in the church office.

WORSHIP ATTENDANCE - 754

PASTOR ON CALL - After hour and weekend emergency number - 865-321-1149

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER - Reservations are requested by Monday at 3 PM, but walk-ins are welcome. Click here to make a reservation or sign up through the Church Life App or Sundays on the reservation card in the worship folders.
UPDATING OUR CHURCH DIRECTORY

We would like you to submit a recent family picture for us to upload to our directory. Also, we need you to update your families info. If you don’t have a current picture, the church will have a photo booth set up on Sundays beginning August 18. Watch for a letter in your home mailbox to help update your info and start emailing (cbarnett@concordumc.com) or bringing your new pictures to the church office.
W ORSHIP - August 11
TRADITIONAL WORSHIP

Sermon: All Things Are Possible
Rev. Wil Cantrell

Scripture: Matthew 17:14-20
CONTEMPORARY WORSHIP

Sermon: All Things Are Possible
Rev. Larry Trotter

Scripture: Matthew 17:14-20

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