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Upcoming Events

Ladies of Luminary Luncheon – August 4, 11:30 a.m.

Come and bring a dish of your favorite salad to the “Share a Salad” luncheon event at the home of Della Marshall. Please call the church office (865-376-7040) ASAP to let them know you are coming and to get directions to the Marshall home if needed.


Ongoing Announcements

GriefShare Group continues – Every Tuesday, 1 p.m.

This is a 13 week personal program that utilizes videos and workbooks to help individuals deal with the difficult challenges that loss of a friend or loved one presents.

Ongoing Adult Activities link

Nurture Ministry Help Needed

The Nurture Ministry is inviting LUMC church attendees to consider offering to help the “Meals of Love” and “Take a Meal” group provide meals to those in need. Call the church office and leave your name and contact information.

Pre-Service Gathering on Zoom

Pastor Wayne continues to be available on Zoom Sunday Mornings , to chat with zoom participants between 10:05 and 10:20 a.m. He is interested in receiving questions, concerns, and prayer requests before the 10:30 service.


Recent Events

Ladies of Luminary Outing June 11, 2022

Nine ladies lunched together at Six Blessings cafe and ten attended the performance of “Southern Fried Nuptials” at the Princess Theatre in the early afternoon. Anita, our church secretary, gave an excellent performance. The play was hilarious.

Ladies of Luminary Luncheon June 2, 2022

The Luminary Ladies “Share a Meal” luncheon was at Hunter’s Cafe in Sweetwater at 11 a.m. on Thursday June 2. Nine ladies attended. Check LOL webpage for a photo of this and past LOL luncheons and announcements of future luncheons and other LOL events.

Hosting of Midway Baccalaurate Service

Luminary United Methodist church was honored to host the Baccalaureate service for students graduating from Midway High School and to serve the students and their families a light meal and opportunity for pictures and fellowship with friends and family after the service. See pictures at this link. The service was also livestreamed on the Luminary United Methodist Church YouTube channel where it can still be located.

Easter Services

All services are both posted on the Luminary United Methodist Church You-Tube Channel found at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClkyg-GJWx3Uni1IzSz6S0A

Spring Fling

Over 70 children participated in the Spring Fling on April 16, 2022 accompanied by at least that many adults (parents and other relatives). A grand time was had by all. Pictures will be posted very soon.