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June 2, 2020 Dear Church Family, Greetings in the name of our Lord.  Our Administrative Council met last night to plan, looking forward to making plans to move back into our building for worship.  From our discussions, we concluded that for the next three weeks we will continue to meet outdoors in the parking lot at 9 am weather permitting for worship.   The sermon will continue to be shared on Facebook for those who cannot or do not feel comfortable meeting in person but we want them to feel a part of our worship community.  We have changed the time of worship to 9 am before the heat of the day becomes unbearable.  If for some reason we cannot meet outside, we will upload the sermon to view on Facebook.  If weather conditions are a concern, a decision will be made early enough that each member will receive a call by...

Dear Church Family, We are looking forward to you joining us on Sunday, July 5th at 9:00 am. Our service will be held in the Christian Activity Center (CAC). A few things to remember: Please bring your own chairs and seating. Masks will be provided if you need one. Families may sit together otherwise 6-ft distancing. Restrooms will be available for you since sanitized. We will attempt to live stream the service, however, if the internet will not cooperate, a pre-recorded sermon will be uploaded later in the day. We hope to see you there! Disclaimer: Please note that our plans could change overnight and we appreciate your consideration and patience....

CENTRAL UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 113 SOUTH PIEDMONT AVENUE KINGS MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA 28086 Phone: 704-739-2471  Email: central@cumckm.org POSITION: DIRECTOR OF MUSIC PART-TIME Position (min 20 hrs.) Purpose: Encourage growth in Christ through leading of music through worship. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: • Responsible for leading music at all regularly scheduled worship services Sunday mornings at 8:45 a.m. and at 11:00 a.m. • Lead, Plan and implement music for all weekly worship services, both the Early Contemporary and Traditional services, including Vacation Bible School, funerals, weddings, and other special occasions • Direct the Choral Music programs of the Church (all choirs/age groups, praise band), enhancing musical skills of all groups through rehearsals and coaching workshops. • Develop, Coordinate and provide leadership to youth and children’s musical experiences • Demonstrate advance preparation for rehearsals and conduct an adequate number of rehearsals in consultation with each choir and/or Pastor. At least one weekday rehearsal prior to the Sunday performance for each choir. • Coordinate essential activities involving the groups, while...

Make sure to like our Facebook page @cumckmnc to be able to keep up with the latest updates. If you do not have a Facebook account, you can also view the sermon live-stream at this link. We are on You Tube! Click on this link for our YouTube Channel, to be able to see our sermon archives....

COMING JUNE 2, 2019 at 8:45am! We will be calling our new children’s ministry program "KID Central." Our goal with KID Central is for our church to partner with families for the next generation. If you are wondering, KID is an acronym for "kids in discipleship." Through our children’s ministry, we hope to instill in children a foundation of faith and relationship with Jesus, so that as they age and develop their own walk in Christ they are able to stand firm against worldly pressures and live righteous lives....

[caption id="attachment_15750" align="alignnone" width="206"] Gene Bragg[/caption] We would like to introduce our new Director of Youth and Children’s Ministries, Gene Bragg. Gene is from Greensboro, NC and is married with 5 children. He is excited to be joining the team here and developing relationships with our church families along with connecting with our community. His background includes working as a detective and a polygraph examiner for the Greensboro Police Department. He is a graduate of Liberty University. A quote from Gene: “As a former police officer and a current small group coach at my church, I have experience directing and organizing multiple groups around various topics and issues. My concentration is in evangelism and my passion for apologetics drive me to help people develop a more Biblical worldview, living lives grounded in the word of God and defending their faith to nonbelievers. I believe in the building up and equipping of disciples. I possess...

Central UMC is currently seeking volunteers to staff our new Family Life Committee.  This committee will be responsible for planning and organizing events to bring the entire church family together on a regular basis.  No experience necessary, but a yearning for planning and participating in fun and exciting activities is required.  Please see Pastor Billy for more information or to sign up....