Christ United Methodist Church


7535 Maynardville Highway, Knoxville, TN 37938        Phone: 865-922-1412

Office Hours:  Monday - Thursday  10 a.m.- 2 p.m.


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happening at Christ UMC in Halls?
Copies of this week's bulletin and
announcements are available below
to download and print at home.


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Crosswalk

Church Council Nominations 2018



AVAILABLE SERMONS

Please note: Occasionally, some sermons may not be

available due to technical issues or sound quality. 


Oct. 22 Sermons

"The Gift"  Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Oct. 15: 

Guest Speaker Don Dare

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Oct. 8 Sermons

" The Great Vineyard" Rev. J. David Tabor

"Are You Able?" Karen Woods


Oct. 1 Sermons

Rev. James Dougherty

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Sept. 23: "Do You Strive to Be First - or Last?"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Sept. 17: "God's Holy Word"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Sept. 10: "Praise the Lord"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


Sept. 3: "Forever and Ever, Amen"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


August 27: "I Wanna Hold Your Hand"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


August 23: "Higher Love"

Rev. J. David Tabor

Rev. Megan Boatwright


August 13: "Stand By Me"

 Rev. J. David Tabor

 Megan Boatwright


August 6"How Deep Is Your Love?" 

Rev. J. David Tabor


July 30: "Where's Your Boat?"

 Rev. Megan Boatwright


July 23: "How Light is Your Dark?"

 Rev. Dr. J. David Tabor


July 16: "Which One Are You?"

"Which One Are You?" - Rev. Dr. J. David Tabor

"Which One Are We?" - Rev. Megan Boatwright


July 9: "Is It Well With Your Soul?"

 Rev. Dr. J. David Tabor


July 2: "Scattering Seeds"

 Rev. Megan Boatwright


June 25: "God Calls - Do We Respond?"

Rev. Dr. J. David Tabor



UPDATED YOUR EMAIL OR ADDRESS LATELY?
If you have a change in your email OR your address, send your updates to Nancy at financial@christumcknox.com.


NEED PRAYER?
We have a very active prayer chain and enthusiastically

offer prayers for individuals upon request. Please let us

know if you'd like to keep your request confidential or

have your prayer request added to our bulletin and/

or our email prayer groups. We care about our people.


Email christumcprayers@gmail.com








Worship opportunities and Communion are open to all. 


Early Service in Sanctuary 8:45 a.m.

Sunday School for all ages 10:00 a.m.
Traditional Worship 11:00 a.m.

Crosswalk Contemporary 11:00 a.m.


CROSSWALK FOOD DRIVE

The need for canned goods and non-perishables is constant in our community. Our Crosswalk friends are on the job and committed to showing what real love looks like through the simple acts of providing food to those in need. If you have a heart for the needy of our community, join them as they serve in Christ’s name—and stay for some inspirational worship and music each Sunday at 11:00 a.m.


FALL FAMILY FUN FEST:  OCTOBER 27   6-8:30 P.M.


FALL BAZAAR: NOVEMBER 4, 8:30 A.M.. - 3:30 P.M.


CHILDREN

Our Director of Children's Ministry is Sarah Beth Day and you can reach her via email:  kids@christumcknox.com.


CHILDREN'S SUNDAY SCHOOL SCHEDULE:

Every Sunday, there's something special for our kids!

  • Birth to Pre-K:  Sunday our Early Childhood classes are open during all services & Sunday School.
  • K-5th Grade: There is Sunday School available every week at 10 a.,m.
  • Director’s Corner from 10:45-11:00 in the kids' wing.


YOUTH     

Sunday  5:30 p.m.:  Meal and activities

Wednesday  6:00 p.m. Churchwide Meal, Youth Activity at 6:30 p.m.

1st Wednesday each month – 3:45 pm to 6:00 PM - Volunteer Ministry Center. Come and help us prepare and serve a meal to the hungry.


WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT YOUTH EVENTS? 

Would a reminder before a Youth event be helpful?

Your help is always appreciated! Email Jimmy Lee with your name and email address at youth@christumcknox.com. He will gladly add you to his list!


WAYS TO GET INVOLVED IN YOUTH MINISTRY:

Do you like to cook? Well, we have the perfect opportunity for you to get involved in our youth group. We need volunteers, individuals, Sunday School classes, or a dinner one Sunday evening. To view dates needed or to sign up for a meal please use the meal train button located on the right side of the screen or the link below.


Here is how you use Mealtrain:
1) Simply type in this web address https://mealtrain.com/o227g8 into your internet browser click on the link OR use the Mealtrain icon link.
2) Create an account
3) Once you have created an account you should see dates listed as available. Simply click the green box that says "Book this date" and fill in the required information.
4) And that’s it! You just helped the youth department by providing a meal.


One great thing about this program is you can see what other people have brought for the meal to give you an idea of what to bring. Feel free to still call the office (865-922-1412) if you have questions.  Your willingness to volunteer is greatly appreciated! 



THE UNITED METHODIST MEN NEWS

The UMM will meet Oct. 14 in Wesley Hall to finalize plans for the Song Fest and to collect ticket revenues. We will also begin plans for our Fall Fun Fest. Come join us as we plan for our ministry programs. Breakfast will be served at 8:30.



THE UNITED METHODIST WOMEN NEWS

Prisca Partners 10:00 a.m. the 2nd Monday of the month, Conference Room (Focus: visitation to our home bound.


Sing to the Lord 8:45 a.m. , the 2nd Thursday of the month. (Focus: UMW mission statement).  


Istoria Circle meets on the last Tuesday of each month in the UMW room. 6:30 p.m. for fellowship; 7 p.m. for discussion.  PLEASE NOTE: THE GROUP WILL MEET ON OCT. 24 DUE TO THE HALLOWEEN HOLIDAY.

     


HURRICANE VICTIMS NEED OUR HELP
United Methodist churches in Holston Conference have a long history of being on the ground and involved in disaster relief. Current project information and updates can be found on UMCOR's website (UMCOR.org). To support UMCOR’s work in responding to the effects of the hurricane outside of the United States, please give to the International Disaster Response Advance, #982450. Monetary donations can be sent to the Conference Office marked for UMCOR Disaster Response in U.S., Advance #901670. For more information or questions, contact Rev. Mike Sluder at mikesluder@holston.org.

Meanwhile, at Christ UMC, we welcome monetary donations to the relief effort. Please mark your envelope with the word “UMCOR.”