Keeping the Lights On

By Austin Webster JCUMC Member Growing up in Johns Creek, when not at school, I spent almost all my free time at the church. Between my brother’s Boy Scout meetings Monday nights in the Chapel, Wednesday Night Dinner and choir rehearsal, and soccer practice Thursday or Friday nights on the...

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Fiscal Year Change

The Church Council decided to change the church’s fiscal year from what it is now (July to June), to a January-to-December period that matches the calendar year. A fiscal year is the twelve-month period that an organization uses for budgeting, financial planning, and financial reporting. Churches, like businesses, can choose...

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Johns Creek UMC Worships Across the Street

On Sunday evening, November 12, members of Johns Creek UMC joined their neighbors across the street,at Johns Creek Presbyterian, for a community Thanksgiving service. Pastors from both churches participated, as well as members of both choirs. The service was lead by Rev. Dr. Sondra Jones, Rev. Dr. Brandon Harris, and...

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A Thanksgiving Letter from Pastor Sondra

“Thanksgiving is inseparable from true prayer; it is almost essentially connected with it. One who always prays is ever giving praise, whether in ease or pain, both for prosperity and for the greatest adversity. He blesses God for all things, looks on them as coming from Him, and receives them...

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Johns Creek United Methodist Church Meets Their Neighbors

Throughout the month of July, Johns Creek United Methodist Church encouraged its congregation to meet their neighbors, regardless of religion and race. The church welcomed Muslim, Jewish, and Hindu leaders to participate in Join Together July – a special Sunday School session where these religious communities sat with pastors and...

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