Martinez United Methodist Church
Sunday, August 30, 2015
A New Day Is Dawning


Transforming the world for Jesus Christ our Lord,

day by day and heart by heart.

We will have an impact on our world,

transforming the hearts of mankind through

Jesus Christ, our Lord. 

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Martinez United Methodist Church

3614 Washington Road

(Next to Lexus Dealership)

Martinez, GA 30907

706 863-6541 

Fax  706 863-5667


Pastor: Rev. Gary McWhorter 


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  Worship Services at 8:45 and 11:00

 Fellowship 9:30 - 9:45

  Sunday School  9:50 A.M.



August 30

"Suit Up"             Rev. McWhorter

Scripture:  Ephesians 6:10-20





Favorite Song Summer

Forms are available on the desk in the office hall and in the narthex for you to pick out your favorite songs for our services.  Please place in Nancy Cleveland’s box in the hall for her to incorporate in the worship order 



The Children's Committee has planed wonderful activities for you this year.  Remember that reservations are required for all activities. Sign-up sheets will be posted on the MUMC KIDS SUNDAY SCHOOL bulletin board outside the sanctuary door in the office hallway. Call Miss Georgi at 706 951 5555 or 706-863-6541 with any questions.

Back to School/Birthday Bowling Party

September 20, 2015, 2:00 p.m.

Gordon Lanes, Fort Gordon

2 games - $6.00

Lunch will be served at 12:15 p.m. on the children’s wing.

For reservations, please call by September 9:

                                    Kathy Rodriguez – 706-461-9198, Events Coordinator                                   

Georgi Grayson – 706-951-5555 or

             Joyce at the Church Office - 706-863-6541



Sunday School Promotion

Sunday, August 30, 11:00 Worship Service

We will recognize all children who are being promoted to the next grade level. Bibles will be presented to the children who have completed 2nd grade.  All teachers and volunteers of adult, youth and children are encouraged to attend.


Wednesday Night Live                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Our first WNL begins Wednesday, September 9

Back to School, fall leaves, cooler weather, football and WNL-Kickoff.  Come and join us as we start a new year of food, fellowship and programs.


            WNL will kick-off on September 9th with a tailgate party.  Come wearing your team colors and then join in the fun of Game Night.  (There will be games for all ages.)

Menu: Barbecue Pork Sandwiches with all the sides.


Wednesday Night Live – September 16

Menu:  Men’s annual Fish Fry, Slaw, Hushpuppies, etc.

  6:00 p.m. -  Fellowship Meal                           6:30 p.m. -  Nursery Opens                6:40 p.m. -  Children’s Time      

  6:40 p.m. -  Youth Program                            6:45 p.m. -  Adult Program: 


All new reservations, permanent included, will need to be made.  September is the beginning of the New Year for WNL. Meal reservations/cancellations need to be made by the 3:00 Monday deadline.

Please complete the reservation form in the pew and place in the offering plate or call the church office before the deadline.  Reserved plates are expected to be honored unless cancelled by the deadline. The exception would be if it is an emergency.  Please go by the desk in the office hall, as you arrive at the church on Wednesday evening, and pay for your meal.                                                                                                                                                        


Cost of Meals: Adults $6:00;  Children $3.00 (three years-10 years) Under 3 free; Family Plan $18.00 (for those persons living in the same household.) 





Ladies Bible Study

The Ladies Bible Study will begin on Tuesday, September 22, 2015.  The morning class will be at 10:00 a.m. and the night class will be at 6:30 p.m.  The study will be in the Masters Class Room.



Walk for Jesus”  Pictures: Go by the bulletin board in the office hall and take a look!  Approximately 20 people from MUMC joined in the walk to witness and lift up Jesus.


Amazing Greys Invite You

Trolley Tour, September 26

Historic Trolley TourTravel back in time, learn about Augusta’s beginning, see glimpses of the past, and hear stories and legends that can only be told in Augusta.  Tour of the Augusta Museum of History included. Tours are only offered on Saturdays and reservations are required, $15 per person. Possibly out to lunch afterwards.

Sunday,  August 30th is the last day to sign up Call Debbie Kitchens for more info.


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Yard Sale   Yard Sale   Yard Sale

Sponsored by: MUM Women   and MUM Men

 September 12,  8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall

Items are needed and will be collected on September 11th from 3:00 until 8:00 p.m. List of ideas for donations: books, DVDs, CDs, linens, holiday items, household goods, furniture, toys, jewelry, handbags, luggage, electronic equipment and children’s clothes (ONLY).  All electronic equipment must be in working condition. Please make sure all donated items have been cleaned.


If you need to get rid of items before September 12, contact Raymond Gurley, 706-829-5900.  If there are any questions contact Delores Entrekin, 706-854-9172 or 706-814-8832 (cell).  We can use a lot of help, especially on Friday night to price items. Volunteers would be appreciated.  If you would like to help on Friday night or Saturday, contact Delores.


Schedule of Events

Summer “Sonsation”





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Library News…  Attention – We have added some Children’s VHS tapes to our Children’s section. Hope your Children can enjoy them before school starts.





The Lion's Club collection box for glasses is in the Library area.

The glasses will be needed for a free clinic

that  will soon be opening in our area.

Please Help!