FEATURED EVENTS

  • STUFF THE BUS

AUGUST 4  at 11:45AM

Let's stuff the bus full of school supplies again this year for schools just down the street! What a blessing paper and pencils can be for a student in need. 

You can bring your school supplies to the church welcome center anytime before August 4 if you are unable to attend that day. Thank you for partnering with us to fill a huge a need in Decatur!

  • UMW Mission U 2019

JUNE  25-27 Camp Sumatanga

Are you ready for RADICAL DISCIPLESHIP?
At Mission u 2019, take a deep dive into the Gospel of Mark
and the inspiring story of women organized for Mission!
Be inspired. Be challenged. Respond to God’s call.
Continue the powerful legacy of compassionate service and passionate advocacy.
All are welcome!


Complete the registration form online or forms can be found in the welcome center. Plan to register by July 3!

Wednesdays at Point Mallard

Meet us at the Point Mallard Chapel to enjoy hanging out with friends!

July 31 is our last week

NORTHWEST DISTRICT EVENT

SATURDAY, AUGUST 3

9am-1pm

Nathan Foster, a groundbreaking author and speaker, speaks honestly about his struggles with spritual disciplines and how he came out on the other end full of joy.

This is a district event hosted by the NW District Spiritual Formation Team and will be hosted by Friendship UMC in Athens, AL. Don't miss out! Register by July 28 to reserve a box lunch and childcare.

SERMON SERIES

JULY 21 - AUGUST 25

FRUSTRATION TO JOY:

July 21  Luke 10:38-42  "Joy of Confession"

July 28 Luke 11:1-13  "Joy of Prayer"

Aug 4 Luke 12:13-21  "Joy of Simplicity"

Aug 11  Luke 12:32-40  "Joy of Study"

Aug 18 Luke 12:49-56  "Joy of Guidance"

Aug 25  Luke 13:10-17  "Joy of Celebration"

SHOEBOX MINISTRY

JULY 21

Please pray about signing up for shoeboxes for UMCOR and Honduras. It's a great ministry and an easy way to make an incredible difference in someone's life!

SUMMER AT STONE RIVER

Pick up your summer handout with the full schedule at the welcome center 

Kids, Students, and Family Ministry Opportunities 

May 26 - Skate Castle Small Group

May 29 - Student Ministry End of School Outdoor Lock-In  8pm-8am

May 31 - Kids Ministry Toy Story 1 Movie & Pizza on the lawn 5:30-7:30p

June 2 - Puppet Show by Spanish Fort UMC Youth 5pm

June 7 - Kids Ministry Toy Story 2 Movie and Craft 5:30-7:30p

June 7-9 - Mountain Retreat at Ocoee, Tennessee 

June 14 - Kids Ministry Toy Story 3 with Cookie Decorating 5:30-7:30p

June 15 - Kids Ministry Joy Story Retreat Day 8:30-12:30

June 19 - Student Ministry Bowling 6pm $25

June 23 - Celebration Service and Confirmation Sunday with 

Homemade Ice Cream Social

June 28 - Kids Ministry Toy Story 4 Day at the Movies

June 22-29 - Student Ministry Mission Together Tour Decatur, AL

July 5 - Kids Ministry Bowling 5:30-7:30p

July 19 - Kids Trip to Cooks Museum of Natural Science at 1:30 - meet there!

July 20-27 - Student Ministry Mission Together Tour Richmond, Virginia

July 26 - Kids Mission Project  1:30-4:00 (paintings pictures for Brookdale)

July 28 - Skate Castle Small Group

July 31 -  Student Ministry Monte Sano Hike (leave church at 4:30 - return at 8pm)

August 2 - Kids Ministry End of Summer Pool Party 6:30pm at McConnell's home

August 10 -  Student Ministry Back to School Bash


Wednesday Mornings in June and July :: Point Mallard Water Park

TOGETHER TOUR MISSION TRIP

JULY 20 - 27

Please pray for our students who will be traveling to Virginia on Saturday. They will be doing mission work in the community for an entire week with other youth.  Join us in praying for their safe travels and that God's love will be shared through them during the week.

#SRBIBLE365

Reading through the Bible Together

Monday, July 15

Isaiah 40-42

:: A lover of God will out serve a worker for God everyday! Enjoy serving others in the love of Jesus.

Tuesday, July 16

Isaiah 43-45

:: Reread 43, personalize this message as Isaiah’s readers did. God enjoys, likes, and loves you. Live out the depth of God’s love for you.

Wednesday, July 17

Isaiah 46-49

:: Today’s readings go from the multiple “gods “ and fall of Babylon to the servant call in 49. How will you demonstrate God’s love to all people today?

Thursday, July 18

Isaiah 50-51, Psalm 108

::  It is never easy to follow God, especially through hard and painful situations. Today we are reminded that our God rules through every season of life. Live in that trust and confidence today. 

Friday, July 19

Isaiah 52-54

:: How will you imitate Jesus by practicing humility?

Saturday, July 20

Isaiah 55-57, Psalm 109

:: How will our church, our homes, our lives become a house of prayer for all people?

Sunday, July 21

Isaiah 58-60

:: The Lord will shine upon you! Live into the freedom and liberation that comes through the love of Jesus.

Share your insights #SRBible365

SKATING AT SKATE CASTLE

Every 4th Sunday

Come skate with us for free! Just mention Stone River and skate all afternoon. We'll join together for pizza and small groups at 5:30.