October 2022 Pine Grove Happenings Newsletter

This and That . . .   

  • Sunday Services Schedule (unless noted otherwise) 10:00 am Sunday School for all ages and 11:00 am Worship Service In-Person and via Zoom and Facebook Live.
  •  Scheduling Church Facilities: Please email Nancy L. Burleson at office@pinegroveumcalbemarle.org to reserve the Fellowship Hall or Sanctuary. Requests will need approval by Leadership Council and/or Pastor Ron. 
  • You can also check the calendar availability on our website at  https://pinegroveumcalbemarle.org/ prior to making your request.
  •   Prayer requests: send an email to the address above or call the church office and leave a message (704) 982-3647.

This Month…

Sunday, October 2Mission Sunday!
                                           10:00 am Sunday School
                                           11:00 am Worship Service

Monday, October 3           6:30 pm Choir Practice

Tuesday, October 4          6:30 pm United Methodist Women Meeting

Thursday, October 6 –  8:00 am Second Harvest Food Truck* (Note time change)

Sunday, October 9           10:00 am Sunday School
                                           11:00 am Worship Service
12:00 pm Church Council Meeting

Monday, October 10         Columbus Day!
          6:30 pm Choir Practice

Thursday, October 13       6:00 pm Hinson Endowment Meal Prep – UMM (FH)**

Friday, October 14             6:00 pm Hinson Endowment Meal Prep – UMW (FH)**

Saturday, October 15        9:30 am Hinson Endowment Meal Prep**
4:30 – 7:30 pm David Hinson Memorial Endowment Fundraiser**

Sunday, October 16          10:00 am Sunday School
                                            11:00 am Worship Service

Monday, October 17          6:30 pm Choir Practice

Thursday, October 20        6:00 pm United Methodist Men Meeting

Friday, October 21             12:00 pm WSHS Football Team Meal – Bonnie Burleson has lead

Sunday, October 23           10:00 am Sunday School
                                             11:00 am Worship Service

Monday, October 24           6:30 pm Choir Practice

Tuesday, October 25          6:00 pm Community Inn Meal – Sam Lambert has lead

Sunday, October 30           10:00 am Sunday School
                                             11:00 am Worship Service
                                              5:30 to 7:30pm Trunk or Treat

Monday, October 31Halloween!
                                              6:30 pm Choir Practice

*The Second Harvest Food Truck, October 6th!
The Second Harvest Food Truck will be at the Agri-Civic Center on Thursday, October 6th from 8:00 – 11:30 am.  Please contact Sam Lambert or Pastor Ron Hartman if you can help.
Please consider helping with this community mission as it takes many volunteers to succeed.

**David Hinson Memorial Endowment Fundraiser, October 15th!
Come join us for some delicious Barbeque and Ribs cooked up and served to help the church and community with various causes. 
The men will meet on Thursday night, October 13th, at 6:00 pm to prep the meat; other men and women are needed on Friday night, October 14thand Saturday morning, October 15th to cook the meat, and prep other items like cup the slaw, bake the beans, and set up the Fellowship Hall. 
Many Volunteers will be needed to accomplish this event and make it a big success. 
Don’t forget to tell all your friends and neighbors!  Let’s sell out of ribs again this year!

Worship videos on Facebook – Monday through Friday:
Please join Pastor Ron for 5 minutes of Daily Worship Monday through Friday on our Facebook page. They are available after 7:00 AM each morning. Share and like our page to get notifications.

Check Out Pine Grove UMC Albemarle’s Website– We have been updating our website to keep it up to date. There you can see the monthly Pastor’s Heart and Monthly and Weekly Happening Newsletters as well as pictures of some of our recent events.  Please take a moment and check it out at: https://pinegroveumcalbemarle.org/


SCCM Monthly Need for October
Paper Goods – Toilet Tissue, Paper Towels, Facial Tissue, Cleaning Supplies.

Financial Update for August:

 General Fund Contributions$9,671.55 
 General Fund Expenses$7,711.70 
 General Missions Contributions$30.00 
 General Missions Expenses$70.09 
 General Fund Contributions$63,481.05 
 General Fund Expenses$67,178.77 
 General Missions Contributions$7,490.00 
 General Missions Expenses$7,711.83 
 Cemetery Contributions$300.00 
 Cemetery Expenses $200.00 
 Total Expenses $75,090.60 


Tabulator’s for October………Jo Burleson & Jo Scott


Pine Grove family:
Donnie Bowers
Melody Bowers
Kent Bunting
Trudy Bunting
Oleamer Burleson
Jackie Hartman
Claudine Hinson
Debbie Stiller
Luke Tucker

Homebound/Nursing Home Members:
Sandra Almond
Betty Jean Burleson
John Burleson
Ann Mercer

Extended family:
Bailey Baker – Michele Baucom’s son
Terri Bennet – Kathy Odell’s cousin
Kim Burleson – Oleamer’s son
James Calloway – Kelly’s Uncle
Jonathan Hartman – Pastor Ron’s son
Brenda Hill – Christie’s mother
Delores Tomberlin – Roddy’s aunt
April Ward -Teresa’s daughter

Friends and Neighbors:
Reggie Barringer, Vickie Barringer, Andria Brown, Trent Burleson, Angela Frick, Betty Furr, Jimmy Harris, Chris Harleson, Mandy Hill, Todd Howell, Ron Huneycutt, Wanda Huneycutt, David Jackson, Vicki Johnson, Charleen Lisk, Mattie McCree, Rachel Nance, Phyllis Pegram, Clyde Ridenhour, Lucy Seick, Whitney Shefte, Holly Stairs, People of Ukraine

If you know that one or more of the people listed above can now be removed from the Prayer Concerns please send a message to office@pinegroveumcalbemarle.org or call or text 704-906-4390 (Nancy L. Burleson) to advise.  Thank you!

Hope your Fall is getting colorful!
Please stay safe,

Nancy L. Burleson
Communication Coordinator