Pastor’s Corner Feb. 22

Pastor’s Corner Feb. 22

The season of Lent invites us to take on spiritual disciplines and live into our identity as disciples of Jesus Christ. Prayer is central to our walk with Christ and is a discipline that helps us grow spiritually. Also, our prayers are powerful, and interceding for others in prayer is an opportunity

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Pastor’s Corner Feb. 15

Pastor’s Corner Feb. 15

Lent is a season of fasting and prayer that prepares us for Easter. It’s a season that reminds us of our mortality, human frailty, and deep need for God’s grace in our lives. I hope you had a chance to join us for our Ash Wednesday Service this past week, as it was an intentional time to pause as we

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Peanut Butter vs. Jelly Canned Food Drive

Peanut Butter vs. Jelly Canned Food Drive

Wow, this is a close game! We’re in the fourth quarter of the Community Canned Food Championship, and peanut butter is only nine jars ahead of jelly! To help your team, bring jars of peanut butter or jelly to donation bins in the Fellowship Hall and Sanctuary Narthex or to the office. Please choose

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VBS Camp Info Meeting

VBS Camp Info Meeting

Inside Us Camp will be June 10-14. It will be for k-5th graders from 9 a.m. – Noon each morning. We expect about 60 children from across the community to attend and learn more about what it means to follow Jesus. Find out more, and help us plan at our Volunteer Info meeting on February 25 at 12:15 p

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Prayer Service in the Sanctuary

Prayer Service in the Sanctuary

The Bible encourages us to pray for others: “Are any among you sick? They should call the elders of the church and have them pray for them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord” (James 5:14).In honor of our Pittman Park loved ones and their families who are battling cancer and other illne

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Adult Ministry Luncheon

Adult Ministry Luncheon

Join us Feb. 27 for the Prime Celebration Luncheon. We will welcome Delia Mobley to tell us all about the Open Hearts Community Mission, offering shelter and services to community members in crisis.Pittman Park’s monthly Prime Celebration Luncheon is held the last Tuesday of the month from 11:30 a.m

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Serve with us at Rebecca’s Cafe

Serve with us at Rebecca’s Cafe

Pittman Park’s turn to serve at Rebecca’s Cafe is normally the 4th Wednesday of each month. We team up with the Kiwanis Club to prepare sandwiches, pack lunch sacks, and distribute food to hungry folks in our community. Our greatest need is for people to help make sandwiches and fill the lunch sacks

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Confirmation Retreat March 1-3

Confirmation Retreat March 1-3

Pastor Stephanie is taking the 5th and 6th graders in our Confirmation class to a Confirmation Retreat March 1-3 on St. Simons Island. If your child hasn’t been attending our Confirmation classes, that’s ok! They’re welcome to join us to learn more about what it means to follow Christ along with stu

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Women’s Spiritual Growth Retreat March 8-10

Women’s Spiritual Growth Retreat March 8-10

The South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church United Women in Faith are hosting a women’s retreat at Epworth By The Sea at St. Simons Island, Georgia March 8-10. The retreat leader will be our friend Anne Bosarge! This year’s theme is “Becoming More Loving.” Check-in is Friday from 3-5

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Park Students Mountain Retreat March 8-11

Park Students Mountain Retreat March 8-11

Park Students are headed back to the mountains for a retreat March 8-11. $200 covers food, activities and lodging at an Airbnb. Sign up with Youth Director Bekah Hoogerwerf ASAP.

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Charles Black Scholarship Accepting Applications

Charles Black Scholarship Accepting Applications

The Charles Black Scholarship is a resource for Pittman Park members and friends who are pursuing post-secondary education. To apply, visit pittmanpark.org/scholarship. The deadline for applications is April 15.

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Cancer Survivors Dinner

Cancer Survivors Dinner

Cancer survivors are invited to a special Relay for Life Survivors Dinner on March 14. The event will be held at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church.RSVP by March 5th to lauren.mcgrath@cancer.org or 912.341.6674Bulloch County Relay for Life is April 19, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. in Downtown StatesboroGet involved

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Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Camp Connect is a ministry of the South Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church at Epworth by the Sea. This coastal camp is located on the banks of the Frederica River on St. Simons Island, Georgia and has 100 acres of beautiful property to spend a week away. Camps are available for grades

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Monthly Women’s Meetings

Monthly Women’s Meetings

Connect with Pittman Park women each month through one of our circle groups. You’ll grow in faith as you share with others.New Morning Women’s Circle We’d love to have you join us in our ministry to the church, the community and specifically to shut-ins. Second Tuesdays at 10 a.m. in Conference Room

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Women’s Prayer Group Text

Women’s Prayer Group Text

The Jackie Smith Women’s Prayer Group is a text group that lifts up prayers daily. To be added to the group, text a request with your name to Laurie at 912-515-5812. The group will also meet in person periodically.

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Get to Know the Church STAFF: Mark Murphree

Get to Know the Church STAFF: Mark Murphree

As Director of Modern Music, Mark Murphree can most-often be found behind a keyboard on stage in the Fellowship Hall. He has been quietly offering his talent to Pittman Park since 1992, most recently mentoring a rotation of musicians in the contemporary service. Over the decades, he has also served

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Bring Snacks for Park Students on Sunday Nights

Bring Snacks for Park Students on Sunday Nights

Want to show love to our awesome Park Students? Sign up to bring the snacks to their youth group meetings on Sunday nights at 5 p.m. in the Student center. Expect about 15 students and leaders. Contact the church office to claim a date, or sign up online here.

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Pastor’s Corner Feb. 8

Pastor’s Corner Feb. 8

The season of Lent is drawing near. On Tuesday at 6:00 pm, we will celebrate at our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper and highlight the ways that God is working in our youth ministry. Then, on Wednesday at 6:00 pm, we will gather for worship on Ash Wednesday to begin our Lenten journey together.

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Pastor’s Corner Feb. 1

Pastor’s Corner Feb. 1

It’s Peanut Butter Jelly Time! Peanut Butter Jelly Time! Peanut Butter Jelly Time!I’m so excited for this year’s Backpack Buddies and Can Do Food Pantry Canned Food Championship, and I hope you are too! This food drive is a simple way for our church to make a major impact on our community and be a p

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Pastor’s Corner Jan. 25

Pastor’s Corner Jan. 25

Greetings from the DR-Since Sunday, our Dominican Republic construction team has been hard at work with the people of Batey Siete. Our efforts are aimed at supporting the medical mission teams who come to offer healing and hope to this community. On Sunday, we worshipped with Pastor Pedro’s congrega

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Pastor’s Corner Jan 18

Pastor’s Corner Jan 18

From Pastor StephanieRelationshipsJust this past week, members of our church have dealt with loss. A child just a week away from entering into this world only to be found with no heartbeat. A sister stood beside her sister in grief as she mourned the passing of her spouse. A job that was supposed to

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Pastor’s Corner Jan. 11

Pastor’s Corner Jan. 11

Over the past few months, our staff has been receiving discipleship coaching which has been helping us rethink what we are doing as a church, how we are growing, and how we can develop disciples who are committed to knowing and sharing Jesus Christ. Our work with our coach, Dave Rhodes, has led us t

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WayMaker Study

WayMaker Study

How do you navigate through the pounding storms of life with an internal calm and peace that is anchored and unwavering? Join us for a 6-week study based on the book WayMaker by Ann Voskamp. We will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursdays from February 1 – March 7. This is a women’s group lead by Wendy Weaver.

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Church T-Shirts Still Available

Church T-Shirts Still Available

Come by during office hours to get a Pittman Park t-shirt! The design includes the Pittman Park logo, est. 1956, Faith, Hope, Love, Statesboro, GA. Available in three colors and sizes S-XXL while supplies last. 3X now available! COST: $5 per shirt. Place your order online now to reserve your shirt:O

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