Weekly Ministries

Check out our Ministries Tab to find out more about our basketball, dance, music, small group, and Sunday school ministries, but here are some new developments that may be of interest...

 

Sunday Night Lifeline

No Lifeline this week. See you at the Come2gether Local Missions Weekend!

 

Wednesday morning Revelations

Wednesdays, from 8am-9am in the Underground (begins October 4)

Let's dive in to the apocalypse together. Breakfast biscuits are on me, and we'll make sure you have enough time to get to school. See you there!

Upcoming Events

Gamecock Seat Cushion Sales

***This is NOT an official Youth of Union Event***

From 3hrs prior to game time to 1hr after @ Wiliams Brice Stadium for all USC home games this fall

The Methodist Student Network sells seat cushions as a fundraiser at all Gamecock home games. Anyone who helps gets FREE admission to that game, and service hours are available. CLICK HERE for full details, and e-mail wallbrodie@aol.com to sign up.

 

Come2gether Missions Weekend

October 20-22 @ the FMC Building (must be 6th grade or older to participate)

Union is combining forces with Salem UMC for a weekend of local missions. Those over 13 will focus on home repairs, those under 13 will serve our shut-ins in various ways. Check-in begins at 5pm that Friday, and we'll worship at Union's 9am service before going our separate ways. Cost is $25 for the weekend. CLICK HERE to sign up, and e-mail chris@thelindlers.com with any questions.

 

Wofford Youth Day

***This is NOT an official Youth of Union Event***

Saturday, October 21 from 11am-6pm @ Wofford College

Join youth from across the Carolinas for a fun-filled day of faith, inflatables, food, and football. Cost is $25 and you can register by calling 864-597-4050. Check out woffordterriers.com/churchday for more info.

 

Service Opportunity

October 26 @ 5pm-7pm in the FMC Gym

October 27 @ 12pm-2pm in the FMC Gym

The United Methodist Women will be holding a massive gathering at Union, and they need some help serving dinner to over 400 people. Service hours are available. E-mail lisalmans@me.com with any questions.

 

SUNDAY SCHOOL PANCAKES

November 5 @ 10:10am in The Underground

We gather for some fun, food, and fellowship on the first Sunday of every month, and it's totally FREE!

 

Costa rica Missions Interest Meeting

November 12 @ 5pm in the Fellowship Hall (actual trips are July 7-14 OR July 14-21)

Anyone who will be 14 years old or older at the time of the actual trips is enthusiastically invited to this meeting. Parents are also invited, so bring the whole family and absorb all the info you can. E-mail illini78sc@gmail.com or hatcliffe2012@gmail.com with any questions.

 

Thanksgiving Pot Luck with Epworth

November 19 @ 5:30pm in The FMC Gym

Will give thanks, break bread, and play some games with our friends from Epworth. We'll cover the turkey, y'all bring the...

  • 7th Grade bring side items
  • 8th & 9th Grades bring desserts
  • 10th-12th Grades bring drinks

 

Thanksgiving Hayride & Bonfire

November 21 from 6:30pm-9pm @ The Vinson's Farm (9313 Monticello Rd)

We'll meet in front of the Sanctuary if you need a ride, then head out for some campfire fun. It's totally free but CLICK HERE and sign up so we know how much hot dogs and s'more's stuff to get.

 

The Living Christmas Story

December 1-3 @ 5:30pm in the FMC Gym

Lifeline will be flooding the streets of our backyard Bethlehem that Sunday night, but you and your family can sign up for the other nights as well. We'll also need help building our sets, so come on out on any Saturday morning in November and lend a hand. There's work for ALL ages. You can sign up HERE, and e-mail celfert@aol.com with any questions.

 

Youth Christmas Party

December 10 @ 5:30pm in the Underground

Come celebrate the birth of our Savior. More details to follow.

 

Christmas Meal and Worship

December 17 @ 5:30pm in the FMC Gym

We'll join the whole church for a pot luck dinner followed by some seasonal worship service.

 

Youth Caroling

January 7 from 5:30pm-8pm to TBD

We'll take our singing talents on the road and continue spreading the Christmas cheer into the new year!

 

Soup Cellar Service

December 22 from 8:30am-1pm to Washington St. Soup Cellar

We will meet in front of the Sanctuary, hop on the bus, and head down to the Washington St. UMC Soup Cellar to help feed the hungry. We should be back in front of the Sanctuary by 1pm. This is always a meaningful event, it's totally free, and space is limited, so SIGN UP quick!

 

Ski trip (9th-12th Grades)

January 12-15 to Winterplace, WV

More details to come. CLICK HERE to sign up.

 

State Basketball Tournament

January 19-21 in Columbia, SC

Join one of our BASKETBALL teams for a chance to bring home the State Title, OR come out and cheer us on towards perfection. CLICK HERE for more details, and we'll see you there!

 

Revolution 2018 (7th-9th Grades)

January 26-28 @ The Township Auditorium

Here's your chance to eat, play, worship, and serve with 2000 of your closest friends. We will spend the night on Union's campus, but we'll spend most of our time at the Township Auditorium growing closer to God and one another. Cost is $45 if you pay by January 10. CLICK HERE to sign up.

 

9th-12th Grade Lifeline

January 28 

More details to follow

 

Souper Bowl of Caring

February 4 in the Narthex after both worship services

We'll be collecting money for local charities, so let us know if you want to help.

 

Super Bowl Party

February 4 from 5:30pm-Halftime

More details to follow

 

Lifeline to Epworth

February 11 from 5:30pm-8pm

We'll meet in the Underground before hopping on the buses to visit our friends at Epworth. We'll eat, play, and worship to our hearts content, and meet in Front of the Sanctuary for pick up. Bring $2 for dinner.

 

Lifeline/PEP Night

TBD from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the FMC Gym

We'll join the more seasoned members of our Union family for a night of food, fun, and fellowship. More details to follow.

 

Salkehatchie's 40th Anniversary Celebration

March 10 from 1pm-5pm in the FMC Gym

We'll gather to share stories about this amazing service project, worship an amazing God, and maybe even win some amazing door prizes! 

 

Messy Church

March 25 from 4pm-7pm in the Wesley Center

We'll organize some interactive stations for the families in our children's ministry, and then we'll head down to the FMC Gym for some pizza and fellowship.

 

Youth Sunday Practice

April 29 from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Underground

We'll use our regular Lifeline time to get our act together as we prepare to lead the congregation in worship. Bring $2 for dinner

 

Youth Sunday

May 6 @ 8am in the Underground

We'll be leading worship at both services and we'll eat some pancakes in between. 

 

End of year Party

May 6 @ TBD 

More details to follow

 

Graduate Recognition Sunday

June 3 @ both worship services

Come on out and give our graduates a big hug.

 

Senior Reflections

June 3 @ 5:30pm in the FMC Gym

Everyone is invited to this free meal full of memories, so come on out and help us send off our seniors in style.

 

Vacation Bible School

June

We need all hands on deck to teach the kids of our community about Jesus, so don't forget to sign up!

 

Costa rica Mission Trips

July 7-14 OR July 14-21

Fill out your MISSIONER APPLICATION and turn it in to Union's front office if you are interested in serving our Costa Rican family of faith. E-mail illini78sc@gmail.com or hatcliffe2012@gmail.com with any questions.

 

Camp Friarsgate

July 15-19 from 6pm-8:30pm @ Friarsgate Park

All hands on deck to help us spread the Gospel to the kids of our community. Don't forget to sign up and help.

 

LM Salk Taco Lunch

July 22 from 11am-1pm in the FMC Kitchen

We'll be feeding our missionaries in residence, so come help us serve!

 

LM Salk Evening Worship

July 22 @ 7pm in the Sanctuary

Let's worship the Lord together.

 

LM Salk Wishlist Potluck

July 25 @ 6pm in the FMC Gym

Bring your best dish and come prepared to bless our Salkehatchie families.