CHURCH EVENTS & NEWS

You've come to the right place for all things RUMC. Check back weekly to keep on top of the latest and greatest happenings on our campus. You can also find a complete event listing on our CALENDAR.

RUMC BOOK CLUB

Tuesday, May 21 @ 10:30 a.m
The RUMC Book Club meets in the Parlor, Chapel building. This month’s selection is A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler. The Book Club meets on the third Tuesday of each month and invites you to join them for discussion and light refreshments.

BOARD OF STEWARDS

Wednesday, May 29 @ 6:30 p.m.
The Board of Stewards will meet in the Dining Room, Chapel building.

38th ANNUAL PATRIOTIC CELEBRATION CONCERTS

Friday, June 28 @ 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, June 28 @ 3 p.m.
Complimentary tickets to this musical extravaganza will be available starting Monday, May 20 in the Main Office, Worship Arts office and online HERE, or by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to:
RUMC Patriotic Tickets
814 Mimosa Blvd
Roswell, GA, 30075

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT

July 25-28
Brought to you by RUMC's Action UP, this classic Andrew Lloyd Weber musical will include a 45-member cast, 20-piece live orchestra, and costumes from New York. Tickets available June 11 in the Worship Arts office of Acting UP box office. $10 general admission, $25 reserved seating. More info HERE

SAVE THE DATE: 70's & 80's YOUTH CHOIR REUNION

August 17-18
Members of the RUMC youth choirs in the late ‘70s and early ‘80s are invited to a reunion at RUMC August 17-18. Former directors, Tom & Susie Roberts and Dave Wilcox will be honored guests. The weekend includes an informal sing-along on Saturday from 2-5 p.m. and singing in worship with the Sanctuary Choir on Sunday, followed by lunch at RUMC and more singing. Cost is $20. For details, visit the RUMC MYF 70’s and 80’s Facebook page or email Phil Dodson: phildodson64@gmail.com.

BRIDGE CLUB

Tuesdays 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Open to all ages and skill levels! Meets in the Sanctuary Building, Room 258.

FITNESS CLASSES

Daily
Weekly classes includ PiYo, Barre, Power 20, and Yoga. Free childcare available! Schedule and information available HERE.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT OUT

Returns in August!

STUDENT MINISTRIES SUMMER KICKOFF

May 19, 6-8 p.m.
Students, get the summer started right! Join us in the Dodson Youth Center. Rising 6th graders are encouraged to attend their first ChAOS. Parent meeting will be held from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. and help keep parents abreast of all that's being offered this summer. For more info, visit HERE.

Summer Music Camps

Looking for fun summer activities? Join one of our music camps! Musical Beginnings Camps (ages 3-6 years)—June 24-27 ("Jungle Party") and July 22-25 ("Trains, Planes, and Automobiles"). Cost is $125.
Music and Drama Camp (rising first - fifth grade)—July 8-12. This year's musical is "Oh, Jonah!" Cost is $50.
Information/registration HERE.HERE or contact lstover@rumc.com

EXPLORE STORY HOUR

Mondays, 9:30 a.m., June 3, 10, 24 & July 8,22, 29 Preschoolers & Kindergartners are invited to join us in the Parlor, Chapel building for stories, crafts, and snack, led by one of our pastors. Free, no registration required. Younger siblings welcome! Infomation; mwalter@rumc.com

 


Worship Attendance for Sunday, May 5: 1082 (YTD avg. 1382)

Operating Budget Update: The May goal is $336,544; gifts through May 5 totaled $67,531.


Things to Know

Sunday Parking Shuttles

Parking shuttles are available on Sunday mornings from City Hall and the Wells Fargo bank at the corner of Magnolia and Mimosa from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Look for the RUMC/Chapel Roswell parking sign in the City Hall parking lot and take the shuttle to the RUMC Campus.

Shuttle Drop Off/Pick Up Locations:

  • The Chapel building, main entrance
  • Scout Hut – Drop off for the Dod, Fellowship Hall, Dining room.
  • The Sanctuary building, North Entrance

Using this “door-to-door” service will help serve our first-time guests and visitors on campus and enable growth at RUMC. Thank you for considering this option.


The RUMC Online Portal is one way to connect on your schedule. When you sign up for a portal account, you can manage your family’s contact information, upload your profile photo, and view your contribution statements. The online church directory is also available. Create your RUMC portal account today at rumc.ministryplatform.com/portal. Questions/Information: Camisha Corporan, ccorporan@rumc.com or 770.261.1761


Library Book Return

A friendly reminder that if you have books or DVDs checked out of the RUMC Library, you may drop them off in the Parlor, Chapel building. Stop by and browse new books on display and the large selection of books and DVDs for both adults and children.


If You Wish to Dedicate Sanctuary Flowers for a particular Sunday, contact Carole Brusa, 770.977.2065 or cbrusa@yahoo.com.


If you would like to be notified about Sympathy Notices and Funeral Service Arrangements for RUMC members, click here and fill out the form.


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, phampton@rumc.com or 770.261.1767


Please Consider Receiving Your RUMC Giving Information via email rather than postal mail. This is a huge savings for our church. To update your email address, email Nancy Erwin or call her at 770.261.1726.


Have You Moved? Changed Your Phone Number? Let us know by emailing Camisha at ccorporan@rumc.com or calling 770.261.1761.


RUMC Provides Professional Name Tags to members. If interested, call 770.261.1767 or email your request with name to phampton@rumc.com.