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We invite you to get involved in the life of your church. We have many opportunities available in small groups, missions and ministries. This is a great way for you to get connected to people with similar interests and beliefs. Participation in groups like these makes all the difference in the life of our church and your church life. Contact Rachel Provow at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 770-394-0675 ext 136 with questions.

*Appointed Position

Administrative

*The Development Feasibility Study: Recommend the best use of the buildings and the land.
Contact: Charlie Brown ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Communications: Provide guidance in optimizing communication within, and external to the church.
Contact: Lauren Townsend ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 175)
Counters: Meet in pairs on Monday to count, organize and deposit the collection from Sundays.
Contact: Jenny Carter ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 188)
*Treasurer and Assistants: Work with the finance staff and committee to properly disburse all contributions and other money collected by the church.
Contact: Jenny Carter ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 188)

 

Children’s Ministry

Children’s Choirs: Enrollment is January and August each year. Rehearsals are on Wednesdays.
Contact: Cindy Morrison ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Lil’ Lambs- 3 year olds. Choir introduces children to singing, moving, creating and playing with emphasis on the preparation to participate in worship. 
Cherub Choirs- 4 and 5 year olds. Cherub Girls and Cherub Boys choirs are introduced to singing, playing rhythm instruments, moving and creating music to share in worship.
Carol Choir- 1st and 2nd graders. Choir builds on musical knowledge learned in Cherub Choir and encourages young singers through fun with music and participation in worship. Special events include musicals, concerts and Christmas Eve services.
Crusader Choir- 3rd to 5th graders. Choir continues to develop the vocal and musical skills of the children. Crusader Choir members begin singing in parts, expanding their knowledge of musical notation and begin preparation for leadership in worship services along with participating in special events throughout the year.
Children’s Tone Chime Choir: A beginning choir for grades 3rd through 5th that plays for services throughout the year. Experience is helpful but not required.
Contact: Cindy Morrison ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Trailblazer’s Fellowship: A ministry for 4th and 5th graders to help bridge the gap between elementary school and middle school.
Contact: Melissa Lerner ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 145)

Curriculum Review: Evaluate the current curriculum used for children’s and youth ministries and Sunday school and advise staff accordingly.
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

God Squad: 4-day Mission Camp for rising 4th and 5th graders with offsite missions and activities, held the same week as Vacation Bible School, 9:00-1:00. Group Guides escort campers to Monday and Tuesday activities onsite and chaperone groups during offsite mission events on Wednesday and Thursday. No planning needed. Mission Coordinators plan and lead hands-on mission activities the first two days. Coordinators work prior and during the camp.
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

Grace Kids: Wednesday Night Fellowship for 1st-5th graders, 4:30-7:00. The purpose is for kids to gather for both free-time and structured activities around choir practice times. Free time choice of art projects or games help children develop relationships with other children of different ages. Structured activities focus on relationship with Christ. Wednesday Night Supper is part of Grace Kids from 5:45 t0 6:15. Volunteers are needed to supervise in time shifts, as escorts to and from choir practices, as dinner helpers, and as activity helpers. Serve as often as you like! Time commitments range from 30 minutes to an hour and a half.
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

Nursery Council: Review the operations of the nursery and assist as needed. Advise the nursery staff leadership and the Church Council.
Contact: Rhonda Acarkan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 131)

Sunday Morning Greeters: Children (and parents) needed to welcome those who enter the Sanctuary building or the Activities building. Greeters serve 15 minutes prior to each service, as often as they wish, to greet all who enter, distribute information about upcoming children’s activities, and direct or escort families to appropriate classrooms
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

Sunday School Teachers: Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st & 2nd, 3rd grade Bible, and 4th and 5th Sunday morning education. Teams of dedicated volunteers lead classes during the 9:00 and 10:30 hours. Time commitment is determined by volunteers’ wishes. Teach once a month or more. Curriculum and training is provided.
Contact: 3 year olds-Kindergarten, Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)
 1st-5th grades, Melissa Lerner ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 145)

Preschool Age 3-Pre-K 9:00 and 10:30 hours: Teach Bible stories through art, music, story and play. 
Kdg-5th Grades: 9:00 hour – Children attend worship with families through part of the services and are released for a 30-minute Sunday school lesson.  
Kdg-2nd, 4th and 5th: 10:30 hour - Serve as faith guides for children in their classrooms then takes them for 20-minute worship time in the Chapel, led by Staff.
3rdGrade Bible: Guide 3rd graders to use the Bibles presented to them in September in a year-long journey through the Bible.

Vacation Bible School: Serve as a guide, leader or helper in art, games, story, missions or snack to lead children ages 4-3rd grade on their faith journey in a summer program for 1 week. Monday-Thursday, 9:00-12:30.
Contact: Melissa Lerner ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 145)

 

Congregational Care

Alcoholics Anonymous: To educate and promote awareness of addiction (through speakers, video, and course work) and to offer resource information and support (small groups) for family and friends of those who are affected by the disease of addiction.
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

Alzheimer’s Support Group: Operates under the auspices of the Alzheimer’s Association and is comprised of caregivers of people with dementia.
Contact: Joann Akers ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Bereavement Support: Supports individuals and families that have experienced a loss.
Contact: Ashley Jenkins ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 179)

Card Ministry: This committee sends greetings of cheer to the ill, sympathy to those who grieve, congratulations for celebrations and births and encouragement for those in need of encouragement.
Contact: Sabrina Schulze ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

*Crossroads Career Ministry: Plan programming, support and coaching for unemployed persons to assist in their job search. Twice monthly meetings. 
Contact: Exa Grubb ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 205)

Family Divorce Recovery: DivorceCare and DivorceCare for Kids (DC4K) are programs that meet concurrently but separately and provide a small group experience for the education and support of those parents and children (5-12) experiencing the personal and family heartache and challenge of divorce.
Contact: Cathy Wright ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 112)

Flower Ministry: Separate, rearrange and revase the altar flowers after each service and distribute them on Mondays to families who have experienced a death in the family or illness.  
Contact: Julie Ackerman ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Homebound, Nursing Home and Hospital Visitor:  Visit people who are unable to attend church. Volunteers serve for a period of one month each year.
Contact: Jan Akers ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Meal Provider Ministry: Provide meals to families that have experienced a death in the family or are recuperating from a hospitalization or extended illness and are not affiliated with a small group at DUMC.
Contact: Paul and Judy Bertrand ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

New Friends: A group of widowed men and women who have dinner together the second Friday of each month at various restaurants for fellowship and good food.
Contact: Betty Moreland ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Prayer Ministry: Volunteers, Prayer, Intercessors, pray for those who request prayer due to various needs and write ‘prayergrams’. Also teaches classes on how to begin or strengthen one’s prayer life.
Contact: Carol Johnson ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Red Cross Blood Drives: Support our community through organizing and promoting the collection of blood to meet ongoing and emergency health needs.
Contact: Polly Frederick ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 122)

Stephen Ministry: Provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care and support to people experiencing grief, divorce, cancer, job loss and any other life difficulties. Interview and training required.
Contact: Pat Debolt ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

 

Leadership

*Church Council at Large Members: Church Council is the primary governing body of our church and meets every other month to review items including membership and attendance, annual budget approval, financial reports, ministry updates, and committee reports and approvals. Church Council is composed of representatives of major committees and groups, such as Staff-Parish Relations, Trustees, Finance, UMM, UMW, Outreach, Leisure and others. Four individuals (two of whom have been members for less than two years) serve as member-at-large representatives and do not represent a specific group or ministry
Contact: Anne West ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Committee of 100: Representatives from 100 households in the church serving four-year terms, plus ex-officio members. Meets one weekend per year to look at the opportunities and challenges facing the congregation for the next 1 to 5 years and makes recommendations to the Church Council for their consideration and action.

Contact: Geoffrey Nixon ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Endowment: DUMC has an endowment fund of approximately $400,000, from which it spends 5% annually for non-operating projects.  Some of the expenditures have been scholarships for seminary students, automatic doors for the church, initial funding of the Counseling Center, and lighting for the Family Life Center stage.  We want all members to consider making a final tithe by including the church in their estate plan bequests.

Contact: Bill Vogel ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Finance: Responsible for advising on the financial matters of our church, including approving the annual budget, commissioning a bi-annual audit, and monitoring the revenue and expenses of the church. Contact: Meredith Barclay ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Jim Boyea ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 110)

 

*Lay Leaders: Duties described in the Discipline (Para. 251.) include: fostering awareness of the role of laity, ,  continuing involvement in study and training, assisting in advising the church council, informing the laity of training opportunities, etc. Serve on Staff-Parish Relations, Finance, Nominations Committees, Church Council and Leadership Council (Round Table) representing the congregation at large and facilitating communication among staff and congregation and at DUMC, meeting regularly with the Senior Pastor to plan and agree on the Pastor’s strategy and actions for the church in order to be an advocate for the Senior Pastor. Plans and orchestrates annual Laity Sunday Services each October. Is willing and able to serve communion in Traditional Worship Service as needed.

Contact: Sid Linton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Lay Leaders to the Annual Conference: Attend and represent the church at all sessions of the Annual Conference, and along with the pastor, shall serve as an interpreter of the actions of the annual conference session. Then report to the local church council and other appropriate groups within the church on actions of the annual conference as soon as possible, but not later than three months after the close of the conference.
Contact: Sid Linton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

*Nominations and Leadership Development: Recruit the slate of officers for our church and provide training opportunities for those in leadership roles.
Contact: Dan Brown ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 123)
*Preschool Board: Oversee the operation of the church’s preschool.
Contact: Erin Kirkland ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Staff-Parish Relations: The Staff Parish Relations Committee (SPRC) is responsible for staffing the church to meet its multiple objectives in ministry, missions and administration. In addition, the SPRC supports and works with the staff and clergy to assist them in reviewing and approving their individual goals and ensuring that they are compatible with the overall church goals.. It then conducts an annual performance evaluation that focuses on whether the individual and church-wide goals were achieved. Members of the SPRC serve as liaisons with individual members of the clergy and have quarterly meetings throughout the year to assist them in achieving these goals. Finally, the SPRC is directly engaged with the District Superintendent and the Bishop of the North Georgia Conference on all matters that involve incoming or departing ministers and works with the Senior Minister of the church on all staff changes.
Contact: Neal Purcell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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*Stewardship: Plan, organize, recruit subcommittee chairs and volunteers, coordinate with staff and oversee all operations of the year-round stewardship effort with emphasis on the annual Stewardship 
Campaign to maximize the church's ability to carry out its missions and ministry.

Contact: John Rhea ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
*Trustees: The Trustees are responsible for the maintenance of our facilities. Approve and oversee all facility and grounds projects, upgrades and contracts. Oversee the need for safety within the church facility and grounds, work with the church staff in these areas. This is an appointed position with a 3-year commitment.
Contact: Jim Boyea ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 110)

 

Leisure Ministry
Leisure: Coaching for various sport teams throughout the year including basketball, soccer, flag football and cheerleading; greeting guests on game days and assisting with special events; sharing talents as a special guest during summer camps (ex. Storytelling, art, music, cooking)
Contact: Brian Overstreet ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext 135)

 

Music & Drama Ministry

Chancel Choir: The premier musical ensemble of the church. In addition to singing during worship services, this choir presents special concerts in the church and community and at other festivals. No auditions required.
Contact: Laura Powell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 106)

Dunwoody Handbell Ringers: An advanced group that performs regularly for worship services as well as concerts and weddings. Auditions required.
Contact: Laura Powell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 106)

Musica Gloria: A small vocal ensemble whose members are also members of the Chancel Choir that specialize in ancient and modern music. Auditions required.
Contact: Laura Powell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 106)
Performing Arts: Provides fellowship and entertainment to our church and community, while offering and encouraging a rich, intergenerational experience, as well as numerous volunteer opportunities in the areas of performance and support activities.
Contact: Robert Edwards ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 108)
Women’s Choir: This group is designed for those ladies that can practice during the day. They use the gift of music as a form of outreach at local nursing homes and community centers, as well as worship participation.
Contact: Laura Powell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 106)

 

New Member Outreach

Assimilation: Focus on getting members involved in the life of the congregation and community, particularly new members.
Contact: Rachel Provow ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 136)

Cookie Ministry: Volunteers bake cookies and distribute to new visitors.
Contact: Susan Farrow ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Polly Frederick ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 122)
Inviting & Welcoming: Receive visitors into the church, leading them to membership and active discipleship.
Contact: Scott Wilkinson ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Polly Frederick ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 122)

Hospitality: Recruit and train greeters and those staffing the welcome stations for worship and other church activities.
Contact: Susan Anderson ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Mary Millar ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Note Writers: Write brief but personable notes of welcome to 3rd time visitors to the church.
Contact: Polly Frederick ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 122)

Shepherd Ministry: Assist the Assimilation Committee in helping new church members become familiar with DUMC. Shepherds are assigned specific new members to connect with and support their involvement in the church during their first year.
Contact: Rachel Provow ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 136)

Visitor Registration: Review the guest registration pads after each Sunday and record attendance into DUMC’s computer system.
Contact: Polly Frederick ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 122)

 

Outreach & Missions
Atlanta Community Food Bank: Pack food for a two-hour period. 
Contact person: Exa Grubb ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 205)
Community Assistance Center (CAC): CAC brings together the Sandy Springs and Dunwoody communities to provide assistance to neighbors through financial support, helping to meet basic food and clothing needs and promoting self-reliance. DUMC contributes to that effort by donating food, clothing, money and many volunteer hours.
Contact: Sheryl Winton (678-795-0650 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Samantha Faklaris ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 117)

Family Promise: Host, provide meals and supplies, and assist in setup for this homeless ministry that serves families with children at our church four weeks a year.
Contact: Cathy Elliott (770-833-7666 or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Jenny Carter ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 188)

Foster Care: Grow the support of foster care in our congregation and community. Embrace children in the foster care system and assist families that welcome them into their homes.
Contact: Kim Hoover ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Habitat for Humanity: Assist with the building of Habitat homes.
Contact: Jack Whitley ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Hightower Elementary: DUMC volunteers help tutor students four days a week with the Homework Help Club. Work with Action Ministries to deliver snack bags to students every Friday with the Snack in a Backpack Program. 
Contact: Wade Hatcher ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Carolyn Staley ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

International Mission Trips: Travel to countries in need and assist with medical and/or construction work. Share God’s word with the community.
Contact: Dick Murphy ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Missions Council: Oversee mission and outreach projects including mission budgets and programs and inform the congregation on opportunities.
Contact: Wade & Cindy Hatcher ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Mission Mondays: Prepare lunches weekly for children in Smart Lunch, Smart Kid Program during summer months. 
Contact: Amy & Todd Rohan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Packages of Hope: Work with Action Ministries to provide non-perishable food items that will feed a family of four for several days. 

Contact: Cindy Hatcher ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Prison Ministry: Work to extend the Christian community to those incarcerated, so that their separation from society will not result in a separation from God and their strengthened relationship with God can serve as a path to restoring their relationship with society. Meet twice a year for weekend retreats and visit prisons every third Saturday of the month.
Contact: Diane Morgan ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 133)

Sandy Springs Feed ‘n Seed: On six Sundays per year, prepare and serve lunch to the homeless and working poor at Sandy Springs UMC. 
Contact: Samantha Faklaris ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 117)

Transitional Housing: Work with two families in transitional homes sponsored by our congregation through Action Ministries.
Contacts: Linda Danysh ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and Rita Paschal ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Trinity Table: The oldest, large-scale Sunday soup kitchen in Atlanta, serving over 300 people on any given Sunday. DUMC assists with preparation, service and clean up on various dates throughout the year.
Contact: Samantha Faklaris ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 117)

Youth Mission Trips: Yearly Mission Trips for both high school and middle school youth.
Contact: Andrew Chappell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 158)

Signature Events
FoodStock: With over 1,000 volunteers, DUMC packages 300,000+ meals in one day for Stop Hunger Now at this annual event.  
Contact: Sean Taylor ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Great Day of Service: Nearly 1,000 volunteers participate in one of over 40 projects at the church or in our community. 
Contact: Chris Faklaris ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Holiday Festival: The event offers arts and crafts, a silent auction, casseroles to go, children's activities, a gourmet shop, photos with Santa, and more. Over 500 volunteers participate to help make each annual event a success. Traditionally, over 3,500 shoppers attend our Holiday Festival. 
Kids’ Consignment Sale: The sale is held twice a year and the proceeds benefit missions for women and children in the Atlanta area.
Contact: Tricia Webster ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )


Spiritual Growth

Adult Bible Study: Lessons presented multiple times per year to explore Biblical messages.
Contact: David Melton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 114)
Hall of Famers: A Methodist senior men’s group that has monthly breakfast meetings for fellowship. They support several meaningful needs of DUMC and the community. They also support outreach programs throughout the world.
Contact: Johnny Stone ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Library: Staff and operate the church library. 
Contact person: Exa Grubb ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 205) 
Men’s Bible Study: Numerous opportunities for men to develop relationships with other men in the community through bible study and fellowship.
Contact: David Melton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 114)
Pryme Tymer’s Council: Plan and provide activities for senior adults.
Contact: Suzanne Decker (770-668-0780) or Ann Stone ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Singles Ministry: Provides the opportunity to meet new friends, foster individual relationships with God and relate with other Christian single adults.
Contact: James Dovel ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
Sunday School Class Presidents/Leaders: Serve as the liaison between the class and the church, attending advisory and training meetings as needed.
Contact: David Melton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 114)
Women of Grace: Plan an annual dinner with keynote speaker who will inspire and challenge women of all ages.  
Contact: Jane Cox ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Women of the WordThe Women of the Word (W.O.W.) ministry at DUMC is a group of women that pray together, study and learn how to apply the Bible with relevancy in today’s world.  We aim to grow spiritually and prepare ourselves as leaders; to teach, disciple and fellowship with women of all ages; and to encourage each other as we mature in our relationship with Jesus Christ.
Contact: Pamela Menefee ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Cathey Wall ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
United Methodist Women’s Circle (UMWC): The organized unit of United Methodist Women (UMW) is a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ. Participate in fellowship, mission, and spiritual growth.  There are currently 10 UMW circle groups representing ages from the 20s to the 90s.
Contact: Joann Akers ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Young Adult: A place for those in their 20’s and 30s to gather for spiritual growth, service, and missions.  
Contact: Ashley Jenkins ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 179)


Sundays

New Member Hosts: Greet new members on the Sundays they join and give them information packets.
Contact: Rachel Provow ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 136)

Ushers: Work with team designated for each Sunday service and for occasional special services. Greet parishioners and guests at each door, provide bulletins, assist with seating tend to special needs as they arise, guide communion and collect the offering.
Contact: Doug Horst ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Ushers-Parking Lot: Assist with parking on busy Sundays and special events.
Contact: David Melton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 114

 

Technology
Audio-Visual: Install and troubleshoot audio and video installations around the church. Must have a reasonable knowledge of A/V technology.
Contact: Ed Trundle ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 271)

Camera: Operate a video camera in the sanctuary during church services. Requires a steady hand and good eyesight.
Contact: Ed Trundle ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 271)

Sound: Operate an audio mixer in various locations around the church. Requires knowledge of audio technology and mixing as well as good hearing. 
Contact: Ed Trundle ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 271)

Video: Direct camera operators during Sunday morning services and other events as required. Communicate to the camera operators as to what shots to take. This requires some artistic ability and an understanding of video technology. It also requires some knowledge of what a Character Generator does. Training is available. 
Contact: Ed Trundle ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 271)


Wednesdays
Wednesday Night Supper Servers: Volunteer servers help set-up the salad bar, serve and welcome attendees with a smile. Two 30-minute shifts available. 
Contact: Debbie Collins ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 111)

Worship

Altar Guild: Ensure the chancel is properly adorned with correct paraments and prepare banners for each service. Straighten up and supply pew racks during the week.
Contact: Betty Knight ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) or Linda Renegar ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Contemporary Worship: Serving as an usher, greeter, server, reader, altar set-up leader, or a/v support to help lead morning worship. 
Contact: Josh Amerson ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 124)

Funeral Ministry: Provide assistance and offer comfort to bereaved families and friends. Volunteers work with the families, friends and church staff to organize the service and prepare the sanctuary or chapel for the service. Our volunteers also serve as ushers and as hostesses welcoming and caring for those in attendance.
Contact: Louise Campbell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Holy Communion: Work with staff to obtain the bread/wafers and grape juice, fill the cups and set up the altar and chancel for communion and reset the altar after communion. Also responsible for laundering and pressing the linens.
Contact: Kenney Linton ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Lay Readers:  Recruit, coordinate, schedule and assign Gospel selections to lay readers for each applicable worship service.
Contact: 9:00 service, Flip Clark ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) 10:30 service, Jim Squire ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Youth Ministry
Acolytes: Allows youth to provide service through assisting in the weekly traditional worship service.
Contact: Andrew Chappell ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 158)
Confirmation: Assist the Director of Confirmation by leading classes and/or assisting with other social activities.
Contact: Karen Bass ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 102)    

Retreat and Mission Trip Chaperones: Support youth staff in supervising retreats, small group leadership and logistics.
Contact: Karen Bass ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , ext. 102)                                

Small Group Leaders/Teachers: Responsible for leading small groups of 7th-12th grade youth (10-12) in Christian education and discussion.

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Worship Times

Contemporary Service
8:45 a.m. Fellowship Hall

Morning Prayer & Communion Service
8:45 a.m. Sanctuary

Traditional Service
11:05 a.m. Sanctuary

Contact Information

Dunwoody UMC
1548 Mt. Vernon Road
Dunwoody, GA. 30338
770-394-0675
770-394-8492 FAX
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