Confirmation Sunday

On April 21st we will have Confirmation Sunday! We will have one combined service at 11am so that we can celebrate our students together as one Midway Family. 

Midway MISSION

Family Promise Volunteers Needed

Midway will host Family Promise on May 5-12. Help us show hospitality to families in our community who are working diligently to become independent and self-sufficient.

Maybe cook a meal? Shoot some hoops with kids in the gym? Read a book to a pre-schooler?

Much help is needed to ensure our guests' comfort and well-being. Prayerfully consider signing up to volunteer using the link below.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0D48A5AC23ABFF2-47550618-family
No Longer Bound Sunday Thank You!

Thanks to all who made an above and beyond offering to No Longer Bound this past Sunday.

Because of your generosity we will be able to gift to NLB a check for just over $1100! This money will help them continue to provide recovery for men facing addiction and in helping to restore families.

Midway MINISTRY

Midway Community

Looking for ways to connect to your faith and others at Midway? Check out one of these small groups:

Sunday Morning Small Groups at 9:45a
Fellowship: "Follow" by Andy Stanley (rm 207)
Lighthouse: "Half Truths" by Adam Hamilton (rm 201)
Journey: "The Rock, The Road, and the Rabbi" by Kathie Lee Gifford and Rabbi Jason Sobel (rm 206)

Weekday Small Groups
Cross Bible Study: Angels Standing Guard (Mondays 6pm, rm 206)
Wednesday Morning Bible Study: "Luke - Jesus and the Outsiders, Outcasts and Outlaws" by Adam Hamilton. 6 weeks. (Wednesdays 10a, rm 206)
First Light: Sermon Discussion (Wednesday AM, Online)

Each group caters to different interests and demographics. Contact Amanda Lane at amanda@midwayumc.org for more information.


Club 4-5 Volunteers Needed

We are in need of some help between services for our Club 45 children. The church would love to add some additional volunteers who would be willing to work with our 4th and 5th grade children during the Sunday School hour (9:45am).

If you would like to learn more about what it would mean to volunteer or if you are ready to commit to being a volunteer please email Tiffany Williams at tiffany@midwayumc.org


Grow Day Camp

We are excited to be hosting Grow Day Camp, again this year!
The camp will be June 17-21st. This is a great camp for your rising 1st graders thru 6th graders. Spots are EXREMELY limited. We only have 25 spots available, so RUN, don’t walk! We will be opening it up to the public and Midway preschool families next week! 😊 If your child attended last year, please use your previously created account for ease of registration. http://growdaycamps.org/register/


VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

VBS will be June 3rd - 7th. It's time to register your children and if you can please volunteer, as we can’t do it without our AWESOME you!

Register your children and signup to volunteer now!: www.midwayumc.org/vbs

Contact Tiffany Williams for more details tiffany@midwayumc.org 
Youth News

Sunday Night Schedule
Youth Group is back April 14!!!!
530-730p


Weekly Schedule

Tuesdays at 7am
High School Prayer Breakfast
Espresso Coffee
Transportation not provided


Sundays at 9:45am
Sunday Morning Small Groups
MS and HS separate classes
Come join the excitement


Spread the word
For more information on Midway Student Ministry Contact Nate Juvinall
nate@midwayumc.org
Men's Ministry: Gwinnett Stripers Game

Join the men's group for a night at the ballpark on Saturday May 4th
Ticket cost is $16.50. Payment can be made to Midway UMC and marked "May Baseball."
Signup by April 12th and Ticket payment due no later than April 14th.

Click here to RSVP
Update Your Information

We want to be sure we have the most up to date contact information for you and your family!

Walk to Emmaus: Face to Face

Have you been interested in attending the Walk to Emmaus retreat but spending the weekend away from home or loved ones is an issue? A Face to Face Encounter is the perfect solution!
 
This version of the Walk to Emmaus covers a Wednesday and Thursday, 9-3:30pm for 2 back-to-back weeks. It’s held at a local church, and you can attend with your spouse if you’d like.
 
The next Encounter is May 22nd, 23rd, 29th, and 30th and will be at Acworth UMC.
 
Please call Jane Scudder, 770-313-1894, for more info.
Church Office Volunteers Needed
Looking for ways to serve Midway? Check out these opportunities to help during the week!

Front Desk: Make a positive first impression by helping to greet each guest and caller warmly.  Additionally, the front desk volunteer will help fold and stuff bulletins for Sunday worship.  We have a need for two different shifts, Thursdays, 9am – 12:30pm (Shift 1) and Thursdays, 12:30pm – 4pm (Shift 2)

Chapel & Sanctuary Reset: Straighten and restock pews/chairs. 30 min - When you’re available during the week.

If you are interested in being a backup to the Ministry Assistant during time away, please contact Dorinda Beard at dorinda@midwayumc.org.

Signup Here: https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/30E0849ADAE23AAF85-church
Dinner and Home by Dark Concert

Do you enjoy listening to songs, stories and inspiration from recording artists? The City of Alpharetta provides a Home by Dark at Brooke Street Park Concert Series that showcases two recording artists. Free admission. Richard and I have attended these concerts and have always enjoyed them.

April 27, 2024 We will Meet at the church at 5 pm to carpool. If you prefer, feel free to drive separately.

We will eat dinner at 6:00 pm at Never Enough Thyme, 8 S Main Street, Alpharetta, GA 30009 www.neverenoughthyme.net. Or you may choose another restaurant.

bring a lawn chair, blanket, snacks, and drinks. We will set up the chairs before dinner.

Concert starts at 7:30pm at Park Plaza (located behind City Hall)
Parking: There is parking at the library or in the parking deck.

Questions: Nancy Young, 678.708.6602 or nancyjyh@gmail.com
RSVP: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0A4EAEA62CA5F58-48288221-dinner
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