Connect and Learn

Grow in Faith – You are invited to attend one of our upcoming Grow in Faith gatherings over the next few months. We will gather together for a meal to celebrate what God is doing here at RUMC and determine how we need to respond to his faithfulness. Details/Registration:

Walk Thru The Bible Sunday School Class invites you to join in reading through the Bible in 2018. We will use “The Daily Walk Magazine” as our guide and will be submitting the group order for this magazine on Oct. 22, so please contact Dave Mueller by then if you are interested in joining at 404.402.4672

The Michael O’Neal Singers concert has been rescheduled for January 2018. For details go to

Job Networking will meet on Mondays, Oct. 23 and Nov. 13, in the Chapel building. Information and agenda:

Call for Art! Charis Gallery is accepting entries for its next exhibition, “Winter Wonderland.” Art will be available for purchase unless otherwise specified. Deadline for submissions is Monday, Oct. 23. For requirements and entry form go to

Bridge Club meets weekly in room 252 in the Sanctuary building from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Open to all ages and skill levels. Information: Sieg Hoogstraal, or 770.312.8379

Wednesday Night Out (WNO) 4:45-6 p.m. Join us weekly for dinner. Information: or Julie Scott, or 770.261.1713.

End-of-Life Planning and Advanced Directives Seminar. Join Rev. Nancy Lane in the Chapel, Wednesday, Oct. 25, at 6:30 p.m. for more information and guidance regarding looking ahead concerning difficult decisions to end-of-life arrangements. Questions/Information: Patty Hampton, or 770.261.1767

Are You Ready to Join RUMC?  Our next joining date is Sunday, Oct. 29. If you have questions or are ready to join the church, contact Rev. Martha Fielden, 770.261.1731 or You may also go to for more information. 

The Sounds of the Spirit Concert Series will present the Merling Trio in the RUMC Chapel on Sunday, Oct. 29, at 4 p.m. Tickets are not required. For more information click here. 

The RUMC Men’s Group will meet Thursday, Nov. 2, in the dining room (Chapel building). Breakfast ($5) will be served at 6:45 a.m. and will include eggs, bacon/sausage, grits, biscuits, juice, and coffee. You will be on your way by 8 a.m. Come walk with us! Information: Eric Stephens, or 678.310.9587

Prayer Beads Presentation. Learn how prayer beads can facilitate prayer and healing. Author Kristen Vincent will facilitate a presentation and a prayer bead workshop on Sunday, Nov. 5 from 6-8 p.m. in the Chapel. The cost for a full set of prayer beads is $10. A small, hand-held chaplet is $7. Registration: 

The Chessie Pelfrey Circle will meet at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 6, in the church parlor. All women are invited. Lunch reservations ($6) required. Information: 770.993.9496

Join the Sanctuary Choir! The choir rehearses every Wednesday evenings from 7-8:45 p.m. in the choir room (A263) in the Sanctuary building. We sing each Sunday for the 11 a.m. traditional worship service, and the annual Christmas and Patriotic concerts. Membership in the choir is open to all adults, college-age and older. No auditions required. Information: or 770.594.0512

Fall Adult Bible Studies and Classes. Go to to learn more.

Fitness Classes are offered at RUMC. Go to for information.

The RUMC Devotional Line is updated daily. Start or end your day by calling 770.640.2266 to hear a short devotional and prayer.

Support Groups and 12-Step Groups are offered at the Counseling Center located on the RUMC campus. Groups include: Parkinson’s Support, Survivors of Suicide, AA (Alcoholics Anonymous), Women’s AA (“Sober Sisters”), Al-Anon (Families of Alcoholics), Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACA), CASA (Kleptomaniacs/Shoplifters Anonymous), CMA (Crystal Meth), EA (Emotions Anonymous), NA (Narcotics Anonymous), SA (Sexaholics Anonymous), and S-Anon (Families of Sexaholics). Information: Patty Hampton, or 770.261.1767