Upcoming Events

Wednesday Nights at Glenn: Supper, Small Groups, & Children's Choirs

Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. (Supper), 6:30 p.m. (Programs)
Reconnect with your Glenn family over fellowship, music, and a good meal. After-supper offerings at 6:30 p.m. include Children's choirs (register here), Joyful Noise Toddler Music,  Youth Fellowship,  and Small Groups & Bible Studies (Details here). 

Young Adult Connections Support Group with NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Thursday, April 25, 8:00-9:00 p.m. in Room 211.  This support group is designed for college students and college-aged adults who are seeking support for a mental health condition. Leaders are young adults trained by the National Alliance on Mental Illness Georgia Chapter. The group is confidential, free, and no registration is necessary. We hope you will join us.

Visit The National Memorial for Peace and Justice and The Legacy Museum

Saturday, April 27
Join with members of Glenn’s Racial Justice Caucus for a day trip to Montgomery, AL to experience The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, America’s first national memorial dedicated to the victims of racial terror lynching. The trip will also include a visit to The Legacy Museum: From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration. More info can be found here.

Tickets are $11/adult and $7.70/seniors and students. To register and pay go to tinyurl.com/montgomerytrip. If you have any questions, please contact Carol Allums.

Hunger Walk/Run for Intown Collaborative Ministries

Sunday, April 28, 2:00 p.m., Home Depot Backyard
Hunger Walk Run is one of the most important hunger relief efforts of the year. The money we raise will feed hope for the 1 in 7 people who face food insecurity in our community.  Importantly, the money we raise will directly support our weekly Client Choice Food Pantry, Food Co-Ops and Snack in a Backpack at Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church. Please join us in supporting this important mission! You can help us reach our team fundraising goal by making a donation on behalf of the entire team or a specific team member. Or take the next step against hunger by walking/running with us on April 28. More info on donations and joining the team at ICM Hunger Walk Team.

Club 1012 – No Parents Allowed! 

Sundays, 6:00-7:00 p.m., April 28, May 5, & May 19, Room 211
For ‘tweens ages 10, 11, & 12-years-old to come share thoughts, worries, goals, or frustrations away from our parents & teachers! Confidential support led by Ann Marie Lehrer with the Care & Counseling Center of Georgia.  Pizza & drinks provided.  $10/session.  RSVP with Rev. Susan Pinson spinson@glennumc.org.

Single Mothers Support Group

Wednesday, May 1, 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Room 211
Free- including childcare! Sponsored by Glenn Church and led by Jenny Clark, MSW, of the Care & Counseling Center of Georgia. All ages/stages/scenarios of women who are single parenting children/teens are welcome to join us for confidential sharing and support. For more info and to RSVP, contact Jenny jclark@cccgeorgia.org.  For more info on childcare, parking/room location, and Wednesday Night Supper, contact Rev. Susan Pinson spinson@glennumc.org.

7th Annual Arts & Eats - Fundraiser for Snack in a Backpack & Intown Collaborative Ministries. TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE!

Sunday, May 5, 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Don't miss this year's Arts & Eats! Get your tickets here! Snack in a Backpack depends on Arts & Eats to fund weekly bags of food for 324 children at risk of hunger. Come enjoy food, drinks and the opportunity to bid on silent and live auction items at our exciting new venue -- The Stave Room at Atlanta Spirit Works on Armour Drive!
Live and silent auction items will include a wide variety of items. Bid on vacation homes, Atlanta symphony tickets and a backstage tour, Braves Tickets on the 4th of July, restaurant gift cards, a Kids Birthday Party, and much, much more, such as....
     -  Dinner for 6 at the Glenn Parsonage hosted by the Westmorelands and Pinsons - Great food and company in the historic Druid Hills Parsonage
     -  A Musical Evening with Cynthia Shepherd and Jim Gibson --  celebrate a special occasion or just gather friends for a fun-filled evening of your favorite music from The Great American Songbook
     -  Chef-prepared dinner for 6 in your home by award-winning chef Claudia Martinez from Tiny-Lou's, noted especially for her "pastry magic."  She was just named as one of Eaters "Young Guns" - one of only 12 young chefs nationally.
    - One week stays in a Minnesota lake house, a beach get-away on Tybee Island, and a large Montana cabin near the entrance to Yellowstone.

Baby and Older Adult Recognition

Sunday, May 12, 11:00 a.m.
All families with children born/adopted into the Glenn Church family this past year (or so) are invited to come be a part of a special service where we honor our youngest and oldest church members (older adult ages 90 & above are also recognized).  RSVP with Rev. Susan Pinson for details.

Wesley Woods Towers Annual Spring Fling

Thursday, May 16, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m., Clifton Road 
Celebrate Older Americans Month with our neighbors at Wesley Woods Retirement Community!  There will be a bake sale, jewelry sale, T-shirt sale, popcorn & ice cream, live entertainment, and a nice silent auction.  BBQ tickets are $15.00 which includes your choice of ribs or chicken alongside baked beans, slaw, potato salad and drink.  Hamburger and hot dog plates are an option as well.   Proceeds benefit the residents’ association which donates regularly to the Wesley Woods Foundation.  For more info or to donate baked goods, contact Rev. Susan Pinson spinson@glennumc.org.

FriendShip Group – Encore Tour of The Temple!

Thursday, May 23, 10:00 a.m.
Join with our older adult ministries for our second visit to The Temple in Midtown Atlanta, one of American Judaism’s most historic religious institutions. Founded in 1867, it is the city’s oldest and most diverse synagogue. We enjoyed our visit in March so much that we are returning for an extended tour of the Holocaust Memorial and more. All are welcome – first time visitors or return guests! Optional dutch-treat lunch in Emory Village when we return.  RSVP with Rev. Susan Pinson spinson@glennumc.org.

Vacation Bible School: To Mars and Beyond: Explore Where God’s Power Can Take You

June 3rd—8th, 9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m.
Rising Pre-K thru 5th Grade, plus Youth Volunteers (Rising 6th Grade & older) Optional VBS Afternoon Camp and Youth Intown Missions, 12:00—5:00 p.m. Registration NOW OPEN! Register your child here.