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October Volunteers

October 2017
Volunteer Schedule

Greeters: Acolytes:
Oct. 1: Aaron & Tanesia Staley
Oct. 8: Ted & Laurelee Wyatt
Oct. 15: Travis & Melissa Cordell
Oct. 22: Glenn Barker & Dwayne Turner
Oct. 29: Johnny & Sharon Cordell

Oct. 1: Rayburn Layne
Oct. 8: Chloe Griffith
Oct. 15: Jozlynn Layne
Oct. 22: Isabella Layne
Oct. 29: Max Newsome

Ushers: Bible Bearers:

Oct. 1: Clint Pierce, Paul Powell, Aaron Staley & Dwayne Turner
Oct. 8: Kathy Underwood, Glenn Barker, Jeremy Bradford & Travis Cordell
Oct. 15: Bill Colvin, Johnny Cordell, Sharon Cordell & Jane Indyk
Oct. 22: Keith Davis, Ben Hartman, Edward Hickey & Jeff Land
Oct. 29: Spencer & Wyatt Blevins, Carter & Emma Bradford

Oct. 1: Connor Staley
Oct. 8: Evan Griffith
Oct. 15: Emma Heard
Oct. 22: Kate Cordell
Oct. 29: Mallory Newsome
Offertory Prayer:  Wednesday Night Refreshments:

Oct. 1: Bill Colvin
Oct. 8: Ben Hartman
Oct. 15: Jeff Land
Oct. 22: Jeff Jones
Oct. 29: Ethel Powell

Oct. 4: Karen Green & Sue Manley
Oct. 11: Rhonda Layne
Oct. 18: Martha Austin & Sydney Davis
Oct. 25: Shannon Land
Children’s Sermon Children’s Church:

Oct. 1: Emma Bradford
Oct. 8: None – Communion Sunday
Oct. 15: Sarai Pierce
Oct. 22: Christa Bradford
Oct. 29: Dawn Jones

Oct. 1: Lynna Griffith
Oct. 8: Michelle Camp & Taylor Goodwin
Oct. 15: Chandra Cribbs
Oct. 22: Stacey Blevins & Sydney Davis
Oct. 29: Savannah Land

Trimming around Family Life Center: 
(Any time during the week beginning)
Kitchen Duty: (Entire month)
Oct. 2: Kevin Holland
Oct. 9: Alan G. Barker
Oct. 16: Paul D. Powell
Oct. 23: Doug Reid
Oct. 30: Johnny Cordell
Christin Layne
Altar Flowers:   

Oct. 1: Carolyn Willson
Oct. 8: Tanesia Staley
Oct. 15: Fran McCain
Oct. 22: Annette Brown
Oct. 29: Natalie Condra



Sisters in Christ


Sisters in Christ

Sisters in Christ is the Women’s Ministry of Chapel Hill.  Sisters in Christ meet the 2nd Monday of each month at 6 pm.  They are continuing their study of “Audacious”, by Beth Moore.  Please feel free to join this wonderful group of women. Their next meeting is Monday, October 9, 2017. 

Audacious by Beth Moore

United Methodist Men’s Group

The Methodist Men will NOT meet in October umm2

Every 3rd Sunday of the month, they hold their monthly breakfast and meeting in the fellowship hall of the church at 7:00 AM.  If you are interested in becoming a member of this group please contact the church office at (423) 949-4847 and your name will be passed along to a group member. 

The monthly Men’s group will meet next on Sunday, November 19 at 7 am for their monthly prayer breakfast.  

The Methodist Men of Chapel Hill do NOT meet in May (Decoration Day) or October (BBQ).  

Jail Services

Sequatchie County sheriff  Chapel Hill holds a Jail Ministry service on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Sequatchie County Justice Center.  We also provide cake & individual ice cream cups for those who are celebrating their birthday that month on the following Wednesday afternoon.  Along with Chapel Hill UMC, other churches in Dunlap also provide services for the inmates of Sequatchie County.  Please feel free to join our church any 2nd Tuesday at 6:00 to minister to those serving their sentences for the poor choices they have made.  Let us be the hands & feet of Jesus.  We are in need of donations toward the birthday cakes.  You may either bake a cake or make a donation towards the purchase of a cake.  Please contact the church office at 423.949.4847 Monday thru Friday 8-12.

Matthew 25:39-40

39 When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?’ 40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’

The Sequatchie County Jail Ministry team will meet at 6:00 on Tuesday October 10, 2017.  Come & bless those in our county justice system & also be blessed in return.


Chapel Hill Choir


Music Director Tim Willis


Christmas is less than 3 months away, and the choir just received the music for their Christmas Cantata “Alleluia, Christ has Come” which will be presented to the church on Sunday December 10 at 10 am

If you would like to join the choir, practices take place on Sunday evenings at 6 pm

Would you like to join the Chapel Hill choir?  Please contact the church office (423)949-4847 (M-F 8 am-12 pm) for information.   

Hand Bell Choir

The hand bell choir has resumed practices. The bell choir practice on Wednesday afternoons at 5 pm.

There is always room for more ringers.  Please contact the church office to join this choir.    Reading music is not a prerequisite for ringing, just being able to count.  

Connecting with Children


Month of  October 2017 
Children’s Sermon,
Children’s Church
and Wednesday night Refreshments schedule

Children’s Sermon

October 1 Emma Bradford
October 8 None – Communion Sunday
October 15 Sarai Pierce
October 22 Christa Bradford
October 29 Dawn Jones

Children’s Church

October 1 Lynna Griffith
October 8 Michelle Camp & Taylor Goodwin
October 15 Chandra Cribbs
October 22 Stacey Blevins & Sydney Davis
October 29 Savannah Land

Wednesday Night Refreshments **  

October 4 Karen Green & Sue Manley
October 11 Rhonda Layne
October 18 Martha Austin & Sydney Davis
October 25 Shannon Land

 Wednesday Night Refreshment volunteers, please stay to serve your refreshments and clean-up afterwards or contact Ethel Powell if you are unable to

If you are unable to serve on the date you are scheduled, please trade your week with someone else.  If you would like to get a list of others, feel free to contact Becky at the church office Monday-Friday 8 AM-12 noon

**Please be mindful that we have some youth with severe nut allergies, please do NOT send anything with any type of nuts.