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Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church
July 04, 2018

Have a Safe and Happy
Independence Day!
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In the Newsletter this Week:
  • Early Edition: Office Schedule
  • NCM Needs Volunteers
  • Lunch Bunch: July 8 - 'Cue BBQ
  • Youth News
  • Women's Book Club: July 6
  • Gwinnett Stripers Baseball Game: July 19
  • Music Sunday: July 22 - 10:30 a.m. / Cook-Out Lunch / Golden Scoop Ice Cream Contest!
  • Prayers / Thanksgivings
  • Ways to Make a Donation


Early Edition of Newsletter for July 4th!


Please note that the church office will be closed
from noon on Tuesday, July 3rd, thru Wednesday, July 4th.
Everyone have a happy and safe Independence Day!


Norcross Cooperative Ministry
Needs Volunteers

For some, summer is a time for vacation and relaxation. It is also a good opportunity to serve others in the community.  If you are looking for a different way to enjoy your summer, join NCM for its "Summer of Service."

Volunteer Opportunities
    • Sorting incoming clothing donations
    • Assisting with Vacation Bible School
    • Classroom monitors
    • School supply drive
    • Food drive
    • Job Fair support
    • and Many More!
Volunteer by contacting NCM at:
https://www.norcrossco-op.org/  or  770-263-8268.


Lunch Bunch: July 8

Do you have lunch plans this Sunday?  If not, the Lunch Bunch invites you to join them at about 12:15 at 'Cue BBQ on Peachtree Industrial Blvd.  (5260 Peachtree Industrial Blvd, Peachtree Corners, GA 30071)

See Wynne Buran with any questions.


Youth News
Mission Trip 2018 - Pike County, Kentucky

The Mt. Carmel Youth will not meet on Sunday, July 8th.

On most Sundays, the youth meet at 5:15 for dinner together, then games and a program.

For more information, see the Youth Newsletter HERE, or contact Youth Director, Emily Thompson.


Mt. Carmel Women's Book Club: July 6 


All women are invited to join the 
Book Club which meets on the first Friday of the month at 7:00 p.m. for refreshments and book discussion. 

On July 6th, the meeting will be at Mt. Carmel in the Hope House, and the book for the month is Ginny Moon, by Benjamin Ludwig.

 For more information, please contact Vicki Walden or Chris Bolton.


    BUY ONE, GET ONE,
GWINNETT
STRIPERS GAME!

Cool Ray Field
      2nd Level Party Deck 
     Thursday, July 19 
    Tickets $25 
    First 20 to sign up: 
   Buy One, Get One FREE! 

Sign-up sheet at back of sanctuary.
   (Sponsored by the Mt. Carmel Men)


All Music Sunday / Summer Lunch 

& Ice Cream Contest!  

July 22, 2018 - 10:30 a.m.


Sunday, July 22 will begin with ONE worship service at 10:30 a.m. This combined service will feature both the 9:30 musicians and the chancel choir, and there will be time for requests of your favorite hymns too!

Following the worship service, there will be a summer lunch of grilled hamburgers, hotdogs, and all the fixin's.  And then we'll have a Homemade Ice Cream Contest.

All food will be provided, only the ice cream contest participants need to bring anything.

If you think you make the BEST homemade ice cream, please bring a freezer full and enter the contest.  The winner will be presented with the prestigious "Golden Scoop" award!

Mark your calendars now - you don't want to miss this fun Sunday!


Church Concerns and Thanksgivings
Prayers
  • Ann Rikard: fell over the weekend / surgery for broken hip on July 2
  • Katrina Stone's son's wedding is soon - prayers for peace during wedding planning stress
  • Cynthia Currence: for daughters & granddaughter to draw closer to God and for his protection for them / also her mother is having muscle spasms
  • John Shipes hurt his back
  • Easleys' friends: Tommy - cancer / Cheryl - recovering from back surgery
  • Pam Westafer: for Pete & Andy Westafer
Thanksgivings
  • Aspen Braun is still in NICU, but doing well, although Kevin & Lindsay are tired.
  • Carl & Joan Garner's 47th wedding anniversary is on July 6


Ways to Make a Donation Electronically

Thank you for your support of Mt. Carmel!  

There are many ways to give: You may use a Debit Card, Credit Card, or PayPal, or you may make an automatic electronic funds transfer on a one-time or recurring basis.  

Click HERE to give electronically. 
Every week:
  • Prayers
  • Worship this week
  • Birthdays and Anniversaries
  • Save the Date
  • Counseling Center
  • Norcross Cooperative


Sunday's Lessons
Psalm 37:3-5, 18-19,
25-26, 39
Matthew 6:9-13


Birthdays this week:

P.J. Bendig
Alex Pittman
Danielle Tuthill
Elizabeth Crawford
Elizabeth Sigmon
Deb Pittman
Sandra Merriman
Spencer Grogin
Alex Smith
Shelia Trentini

Anniversaries 
this week:
Mark & Connie Bagwell
Carl & Joan Garner
Dan & Sandra Merriman
James & Diana Nishimuta


Save the Date

WOMEN'S BOOK CLUB
JULY 6 - 7:00 PM
HOPE HOUSE

TRUSTEES CLEAN CHAIRS
JULY 7 - 9:00 AM
FELLOWSHIP HALL

WORSHIP SERVICES
JULY 8 - 9:30 & 11:00 AM
SANCTUARY

STEWARDSHIP MEETING
JULY 8 - 2:00 PM
CURRENCE HOME

MONDAY NIGHT STUDY 
JULY 9 - 7:00 PM
HOPE HOUSE

NO CHANCEL CHOIR PRACTICE - JULY 11

9:30 MUSICIANS PRACTICE
JULY 11 - 7:00 PM
SANCTUARY

UMW FRIDAY NIGHT CIRCLE 
JULY 13 - 7:00 PM
FELLOWSHIP HALL

WORSHIP SERVICES
JULY 15 - 9:30 & 11:00 AM
SANCTUARY

YOUTH TO LASER TAG
JULY 15

GWINNETT STRIPERS GAME JULY 19 - COOL RAY FIELD

MUSIC SUNDAY / COOK OUT / GOLDEN SCOOP CONTEST
JULY 22 - 10:30 AM
SANCTUARY / FELLOWSHIP HALL

PRESCHOOL SUMMER CAMP: JULY 23 - 26

YOUTH RAFTING / DRIVE-IN MOVIE: JULY 28 - 29

YOUTH SUNDAY / BLESSING OF BACKPACKS / SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER RECOGNITION
AUGUST 5 - 10:30 AM

YOUTH POOL PARTY
SUNDAY, AUGUST 5
5:00 PM (SAMPLES POOL)

GWINNETT COUNTY BACK TO SCHOOL - AUGUST 6


Norcross
Cooperative 
Ministry
     

As one of the founding churches of NCM, we encourage your support assisting those in need in      our area.

Donations of non-perishable food may be left in the NCM tub in the church foyer, and checks made to the church and marked for NCM may be dropped into the offering plate or by the church office.


Family Wellness
through Counseling, 
Education and Research

Mt. Carmel proudly supports the North Georgia Family Counseling Center.

Mt. Carmel UMC Campus
5100 S. Old Peachtree Rd.
Norcross, GA  30092

Birmingham UMC Campus
15770 Birmingham Hwy.
Milton, GA  30004


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