Join us the weekend of October 18-20, 2019 as we celebrate the 75th anniversary of the founding of John Wesley United Methodist Church. Mark your calendar for these events.
Friday, October 18
7 p.m. – Birthday party in the LMR on Friday evening with cake and ice cream. Entertainment by John Wesley UMC children and youth.
Saturday, October 19
11 am – 2 pm – Cookout at the Elk’s Lodge (113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd.) provided by the Red Williams and Thackston classes.
Sunday, October 20
10:30 AM – Single combined church service with Bishop L. Jonathan Holston as our speaker. Catered lunch will follow in the LMR.
Members are encouraged to park at Hay Tire (444 Savannah Highway) and use shuttle bus to church starting at 9 a.m. in order to allow parking in the church lot for our guests.
Reservations are requested by October 1, 2019 in order to ensure there is enough food for the ice cream social, the picnic and the catered lunch following Sunday’s service. There is no charge for Friday and Saturday events. The charge for the catered lunch on Sunday is $12 per person and $10 for children ages 3-10. You can make a check payable to John Wesley UMC indicating that it is for the anniversary celebration and give it to the church. You can also pay online through the Giving link on the top menu.
Please reach out to friends and family to join us for this special occasion. Check back in this 75th Anniversary section of the website for more information related to our 75 years of Raising disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.