Pastor’s Corner May 23

Pastor’s Corner May 23

This past Thursday, my Kiwanis club meeting was graced by Shannon Ramsey from Families 4 Families. Shannon’s organization plays a pivotal role in training and supporting foster families, ensuring that children entering the foster care system are met with love and stability. Their work is truly comme

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Pastor’s Corner May 16

Pastor’s Corner May 16

This Sunday, during worship, we will celebrate Pentecost. Pentecost is the day we remember the outpouring of the Holy Spirit on Jesus’ disciples in Jerusalem and the birth of the church. Peter and 120 others, filled with the Holy Spirit, spilled into the crowded streets of Jerusalem, speaking in ton

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Pastor’s Corner May 9

Pastor’s Corner May 9

Throughout the week, I have found myself drifting back to 1 John 5:1-6, the text I preached from on Sunday. The promises found there have given me hope and solace in the midst of the challenges of life and ministry.[Watch last week’s sermon on You Tube]As I sit down to write today, I’m acutely aware

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Blood Drive

Blood Drive

The next Red Cross blood drive at Pittman Park will be Friday, March 24 from 1-5 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Walk-ins welcome. Schedule a donation time HERE.

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Backpack Buddies Summer Packing May 31

Backpack Buddies Summer Packing May 31

Backpack Buddies programs across Bulloch County are supplying the summer program students at Julia P Bryant Elementary School with food bags. On Friday, May 31, volunteers are invited to gather for a day of packing. Click the button below to sign up to help. The goal will be to finish all 600 bags n

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Family Sunday School begins June 2

Family Sunday School begins June 2

Family Sunday School begins Sunday, June 2 as we begin our 9-week challenge to learn all the books of the Bible! Through songs, games and color pages, we’ll learn each book of the Bible and how it fits into the larger story of God. Kids in grades K-12 will be combined, and caregivers are welcome to

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UPDATED: Hygiene items Needed

UPDATED: Hygiene items Needed

Thank you to everyone who has donated to support the people in the Dominican Republic. Our list of items that we will need when we are there on our Medical Mission trip July 13-20 has been updated. Please consider contributing the below vitamins and hygiene items. The collection bin is outside the c

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Youth Mission Trip July 10-14

Youth Mission Trip July 10-14

Park Students is joining youth groups across the area for River of Life in Tifton, Georgia July 10-14. Students will participate in community-based projects as they learn what it means to serve Christ. This year, Pastor Jonathan will be the guest speaker! Visit the River of Life website: https://www

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Park Students Summer Schedule

Park Students Summer Schedule

May26th- Memorial Day Weekend, No Youth Group29th- No Youth ActivitiesJune2nd- Youth Group 5-7pm5th- Pool Party 5-7pm9th- Decorate for VBS 3-5pm followed by Youth Group 5-7pm12th- Youth Lunch after VBS, no evening activities16th- No Youth Activities19th- Pool Party 5-7pm23rd- Gathering Place (Detail

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Get to Know the Church: Diego and Paola Escobar

Get to Know the Church: Diego and Paola Escobar

You can find Diego and Paola most Sundays up front in the sanctuary. Diego plays the piano, and Paola sings in the choir. They moved to Statesboro from Medellín, Colombia in January. Let’s get to know this talented couple!What do you like best about Pittman Park? The people are always so warm, happy

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Pastor’s Corner May 2

Pastor’s Corner May 2

Members and Friends of Pittman Park,Thank you for your prayers lifting up the delegates at General Conference in Charlotte. As I mentioned in last week’s Pastor’s Corner, the group had a lot of work to do, and this week several amendments to The Book of Discipline of The United Methodist Church were

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Pastor’s Corner April 24

Pastor’s Corner April 24

The General Conference of The United Methodist Church began on Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina. The General Conference is the church’s top policy-making body. It meets once every four years but has been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The conference meets to revise The Book of Discipline

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Sewing for Missions

Sewing for Missions

On the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 9:30 a.m., the Sewing for Missions team gathers in the sewing room beside the fellowship hall to work on various sewing projects to support missions efforts. All are welcome to join, supplies and equipment are provided.

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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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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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Weekly Men’s Groups at Pittman Park

Weekly Men’s Groups at Pittman Park

Pittman Park offers three opportunities each week where men gather.Grilled Cheese Group Join us Mondays at noon in the Youth Room for a grilled cheese sandwich lunch followed by a devotion and prayer.XYZ Calling all handy people! Meet at the church office Tuesdays at 9 a.m. to help around the church

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Walking Group

Walking Group

Let’s walk! Call or text Laurie by 9 a.m. each Tuesday to find out where we’re meeting. Men, women and children are welcome, bring a friend! Everyone is invited to go out for coffee after we walk.

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Pastor’s Corner April 18

Pastor’s Corner April 18

Our Wednesday night class, centered around Theodore Runyon’s book, “The New Creation: John Wesley’s Theology Today,” Has been a source of great conversation and reflection. This book offers a comprehensive and accessible exploration of Wesley’s Theology, making it a valuable resource for those seeki

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Pastor’s Corner April 11

Pastor’s Corner April 11

This Sunday is Confirmation Sunday At Pittman Park!This Sunday, a significant milestone will be reached in the lives of our congregation and our Confirmation Class. In the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. worship services, our confirmands will step forward to profess their faith in Jesus Christ. This moment is th

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Pastor’s Corner April 4

Pastor’s Corner April 4

Wow! What an incredible Sunday of worship at Pittman Park!! More than 460 people joined us to celebrate the resurrection of our Savior at Sunrise Worship, The N9NE, and Traditional Worship. Thank you for being a warm and welcoming congregation and inviting your friends to join us.This Sunday, we kic

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Pastor’s Corner March 28

Pastor’s Corner March 28

During our weekly communion service in the Chapel, the following passage from 1 Corinthians 15:3-11 was read to prepare us to receive the sacrament:For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he wa

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Pastor’s Corner March 21

Pastor’s Corner March 21

Holy Week is Upon Us!This Sunday, we begin our journey from the palms to the cross as we remember Jesus’ death and resurrection.Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday and concludes with Easter Sunday. These are two Sundays filled celebration! This Sunday, we will wave palms and our children will process

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Pastor’s Corner Mar 14

Pastor’s Corner Mar 14

When Grief is So Heavy:The past few days at Pittman Park have been filled with profound loss, one upon another. We are in mourning and are filled with grief as we think about our members who now boldly sit before the throne of God. We remember Mrs. Betty Merck, Mr. Ed Crites, and Mr. Rick Williams.W

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