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New Year | New Opportunities

    Learn more about ways to get connected at Athens First UMC. 

    January

    January 1 | Recreation Ministry
    Soccer Registration Opens
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    January 8 | New Sermon Series Begins
    Rediscovering Jesus

    January 8 | Wesleyan Youth Choir
    Winter Workshop
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    January 9 | Small Groups Ministry
    Disciplines Devotional Bible Study | Disciplines: A Book of Daily Devotions 2023
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    January 10 | Small Groups Ministry
    Women's Bible Study | That Sounds Fun by Annie F. Downs
    Women's Bible Study | Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer
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    January 11 | Churchwide
    Wednesday Night Programming Begins | Opportunities for children, students, and adults
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    January 11 | Small Groups Ministry
    Parenting with Purpose | A Well-Watered Woman by Gretchen Saffles
    Dad's Small Group | Ten Men of the Bible by Max Lucado
    Young Adult Connect & Grow Group | Praying Like Monks, Living Like Fools by Tyler Staton
    Wednesday Night Bible Study | Experiencing God by Blackaby
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    January 12 | Missions Ministry
    Souper Suppers begins, every Thursday through April
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    January 15-16 | Student Ministry
    Winter Lock-In
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    January 22 | Student Ministry & Children's Ministry
    Mixed-Up Parenting Session 5: The Road Ahead
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    January 22 | Churchwide
    Chili Bingo Night
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    January 23 | Small Groups Ministry
    The Chosen Interactive Bible Study | Season 2
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    January 25 | Congregational Care
    GriefShare Class Orientation
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    January 26 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    January 31 | Congregational Care
    GriefShare Men's Class Orientation
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    February

    February 1 | Small Groups Ministry
    Wednesday Morning Bible Study | The Will of God by Leslie Weatherhead
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    February 5 | Children’s Ministry
    2nd Grade Holy Communion Milestone
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    February 11 | Route 56 Music
    Song & Service
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    February 12 | Student Ministry & Children's Ministry
    Mixed-Up Parenting Session 6: The Great Send-Off
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    February 12 & 19 | Children’s Ministry
    Tell Me the Stories 3-Year-Old Milestone
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    February 23 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    February 26 | Churchwide
    Wesleyan Youth Choir Variety Show
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    March

    March 12 | Student Ministry & Children's Children's Ministry
    Mixed-Up Parenting Session 7: Grown and Flown
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    March 17 | Children’s Ministry
    Daddy-Daughter Fun Night
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     March 17-19 | Student Ministry
    Youth Spiritual Life Retreat
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    March 23 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    March 25 | Student Ministry
    Route 56 Lock-Out
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    March 26 | Student Ministry
    2023-2024 Confirmation Information Meeting
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    March 29 | Churchwide
    Easter Extravaganza
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    April

    April 2 | Children’s Ministry
    Palm Sunday
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    April 9 | Churchwide
    Easter Sunrise Service

    April 27 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    April 30 | Student Ministry
    Confirmation Sunday
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    May

    May 5 | Children’s Ministry
    Mother-Son Nerf Mania
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    May 7 | Student Ministry
    Youth Senior Sunday
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    May 14 | Churchwide
    Muffins with Mom
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    May 25 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    May 27 - June 4 | Wesleyan Youth Choir
    WYC Choir Tour
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    June

    June 11-15 | Churchwide
    Vacation Bible School
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    June 20-24 | Student Ministry
    Youth Service Week
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    June 22 | Small Groups Ministry
    Senior Fun Luncheon
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    July

    July 7 – 10 | Student Ministry
    High School Beach Retreat
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    July 10 - 14 | Recreation Ministry
    Summer Camp
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    July 20 – 23 | Student Ministry
    Route 56 Mission Trip
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