This 2023 Stewardship pledge is * Email * Phone If pledging as a family, please list members of the household GIFTS [I am/We are] committed to enabling a Healthy Church with my Financial Stewardship. I pledge to support the 2023 Operating Budget which, in turn, funds the programs and ministries of Chamblee First UMC. Contributions will be made * weekly bi-weekly (every other week) monthly bi-monthly (1st & 15th) quarterly annually
Please indicate payment schedule for your pledged funds.
Beyond Stewardship reminds us that giving of our resources includes not only our money but also our time and talents. Volunteers are essential to conducting the missions of Chamblee first. By connecting the dots between the CFUMC goals & needs and the Members’ skills & service, we cultivate a collaborative spirit and culture of generosity. And to experience the joy that comes from generosity is part of our spiritual growth.
[I am/We are] committed to enabling a Healthy Church with my/our Physical Stewardship.
Below are some of the many you can SERVE. Please check all that apply.
Community Relations & Congregational Care WITNESS
Holistic stewardship challenges us to look beyond our private commitments (like Gifts) and those commitments we make among the people with whom we worship (like Prayers and Presence). We are also called to live the gospel publicly, in ways that can be seen by others. We can live out this vow in big ways and small. That’s what Witness is all about.
“So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering.” Romans 12:1 (MSG)
At the church, [I am / We are] interested in being a witness to the faith: In my community, at work, or among my friends, [I/We] will: In an effort to share the Hope [I/We] have in Christ, [I/We] will share my personal story or testimony about what God has done my life. I am not yet comfortable with the idea of publicly witnessing. Instead ... *Other
If "other" was selected above, please use this space to elaborate. Or enter any comments/suggestions about ways you may Witness.
"Lord, teach us to pray," the disciples request of Jesus (Luke 11:1 CEB)
Prayer is a form of personal communication with God. There is no one-size-fits-all technique and, as part of our Healthy Faith, each of us needs to find our unique style. Learning to pray is like learning to ride a bicycle -- what we learn from a book or hear in a sermon is not enough. Proficiency comes through practice.
[I/We] commit to practicing prayer. I/We will regularly pray for: [I am/We are] interested in learning new ways to reenergize [my/our] prayer life with a new practice: [I am/We are] willing to share my experience and/or prayer techniques by serving as Prayer Partner or Prayer Coach. [I am/We are] willing to respond to the prayer requests of Chamblee First members and friends. *preferred email address for Prayer Warriors list PRESENCE
Discipleship is a lifelong journey and Christian education comes in many forms. Whether through Worship, Sunday School classes, Bible studies, or small groups, CFUMC strives to offer a relevant curriculum, whether age-specific, group-specific, topical, or niche. We welcome your ideas for expanding discipleship across our diverse congregation.
[I am/We are] committed to practicing Healthy Faith through worship, age-group and/or interest-specific education, participation in missions, study of the Scripture, and/or living as examples for our/my family and neighbors. I/We usually attend Modern Service at 9am Traditional Service at 11am Virtually
Please indicate the WORSHIP service you attend most frequently.
If you are still more comfortable worshipping online, how/when do you most often access content? through church website, I watch real-time Livecast through FaceBook, I watch real-time broadcast I access archives to watch at my convenience [I am/We are] interested in the following opporutunities for STUDY & FELLOWSHIP (check all that apply) [I am/We are] interested in engaging in age-specific or group-specific classes or ministries. [I am/We are] willing to teach a class, host a small group, or facilitate a topical session. Suggestions for subject, theme, study, or group:
Enter your ideas, requests, or comments here.