Interfaith Hospitality training coming up

If you’ve ever thought about volunteering with the Interfaith Hospitality Network, but haven’t signed up, now is the time. There will be a new volunteer training session after services on Feb. 24 in the Family Life Center, with light lunch and childcare provided. This program helped 15 adults and 28 kids in Athens last year […]

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Youth continue video series March 3

The Youth of Young Harris (teens in middle and high school) will meet the first Sunday of each month – that’s Feb. 3 – for lunch and a new video series.

The group is starting with a series by Louie Gigiolo, the pastor of Passion City Church, in Atlanta, a speaker and the founder of the Passion Movement.

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Reading program focuses on social issues, spiritual growth

The women of Young Harris are reading books from the 2013 United Methodist Women’s Reading program.

For 140 years, members of United Methodist Women and predecessor organizations have been involved in mission work that required prayer, study and action. The Reading Program is a study opportunity, but also challenges women to act.

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Sweethearts Dinner will combine fun and fundraising

Church members, friends, visitors and the community are invited to a Sweethearts Dinner after services on Feb. 10 to benefit this spring’s mission trip to Nicaragua. The $8 lunch will include two kinds of pasta, salad, bread and dessert. A silent auction will give you a chance to buy your sweetie a gift, […]

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Volunteer with IHN to help homeless

Young Harris was the final host site of year for the Interfaith Hospitality Network, which helped a dozen families (15 adults and 28 kids) on their way to find stable homes. After a 2012 schedule that included difficult holiday weeks, 2013 should be much easier for. Host weeks are: March 10-17, […]

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Welcome and Happy New Year

As 2013 begins, Young Harris United Methodist welcomes visitors, old friends, new friends and people who just need a quiet place to pray.
Our official welcome, borrowed from Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Community, is:
We extend a special welcome to those who are single, married, divorced, gay, filthy rich, dirt poor, yo no habla Ingles. We extend a special welcome …

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Bible studies resume after holidays

Regular Bible studies that took a break for the Christmas holiday begin again this week. The women’s Thursday morning study on “Becoming a Woman of Prayer” resumes at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 3 in the fellowship hall. Wednesday night’s Connections study on the Epistle of John will meet again beginning […]

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