Here you will find our new or upcoming groups. Some groups may require registrations, however others are come as you are. Please feel free to call or email the church at any time to find out more!
 
Info@StSimonsUmc.com | 912.638.3317

Community Holy Week 2021

In Support of our Local Community Holy Week Offerings!

See below, our local churches have put together this list of Holy Week Services throughout the community. 
 
 
 

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Church in the Park

Join us for Church in the Park, and Lunch After!

Neptune Park, St. Simons Island, GA
550 Beachview Dr, St Simons Island, GA 31522

 
April 18, 2021 | Worship 10:30am 
Lunch After Worship (Register Below for Lunch)
 

Rain or Shine

Join us for Church in the Park for a special outdoor worship service, music and catered lunch! Invite your friends for the this meaningful day featuring music by Michael Hulett. 
We will begin at 10:30 this Sunday, April 18, 2021, for this single full-church outdoor worship service. After worship, food and fellowship will follow with a Fried Chicken picnic lunch provided by the church.  Fried chicken, sides, drinks, desserts, plates and utensils will also be provided. Register Below for Lunch (lunch is free), but there is no need to register for Worship!
 
  • Menu – Fried Chicken, Green Beans, Macaroni & Cheese, Coleslaw, Rolls, Dessert and Drinks- everything is provided
  • Please no need to bring sides or desserts this year- Just bring you lawn chair
  • Rain or Shine – Weather permitting, we will be on the lawn and picnic area like usual. In case of rain, we will be in the Casino area with lunch to follow.
  • Please sign up for lunch following the service by April 15th at 10:00am – all are welcome!
 
We need volunteers to set up, serve and help clean up!– Email Anne Frazier if you can help and have a pick-up truck! Many hands make light work!
 
CLICK MAP FOR DIRECTIONS
 
 
 

Register here for Church in the Park Lunch:


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Helping our Kids with Anxiety

Register for Helping our Kids with Anxiety Seminar


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Easter is Coming | 2021

EASTER | April 4, 2012

Easter Season Services

This Easter season has already begun, with Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent. We hope you have been able to participate in our Lenten Bible Study – 24 Hours that Changed the World – on Thursdays during this season. 

Palm Sunday Worship | March 28 | 9:00am & 11:00am

We continue our preparation for Easter as we remember the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. The 11:00am service will have the children’s palm processional and the Children’s Choir will sing. There will be lunch for our church family and an Easter Egg Hunt for the children following the 11:00am service.

Palm Sunday After 11:00am Worship | March 28

Please join us for our Kid Friendly Lunch and Annual Easter Egg Hunt after the 11:00am worship service on Palm Sunday, March 28! Please be sure to bring your Baskets! Family and friends are welcome! REGISTER HERE for Lunch and/or Egg Hunt!
 
Maundy Thursday | April 1 | 6:00pm

Maundy Thursday | April 1 | 6:00pm

Tenebrae Service: A service of darkness. Join us as we experience the last hours of Christ’s earthly ministry. We will celebrate Holy Communion during the service as Christ’s disciples gathered with Him in the upper room. We complete our Lenten journey to the cross in darkness as we leave to contemplate Good Friday and anticipate the Resurrection on Easter Sunday.
 

3 Services | In-Person & Online | 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:00am

On Easter Sunday three identical worship services will be offered to celebrate the Risen Lord! Join us as we celebrate the Resurrection with Brass, Handbells, Scripture, and the Easter Sermon “All Shook Up”. We will not require any registration for these services, but will continue to ask you to socially distance and respect and love those around you. If possible, please choose the early service time so our guests may have more room at the later services.
 
 
…and Coming up Next:
Look for more info Coming soon. RSVP for the Lunch after Church in the Park: HERE.
 
 

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Easter Egg Hunt March 28, 2021

Easter Egg Hunt! 
REGISTER ONLINE | Palm Sunday | March 28

Please join us for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Kid Friendly Lunch after the 11:00am worship service on Palm Sunday, March 28th! Family and friends are welcome!
RSVP- ASAP to let us know you are coming!
Register HERE
 
Remember to Bring your Easter Baskets!

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Children’s Ministry Wednesday Nights

Children’s Ministry: K-5th Grade | 5:30-6:30pm

Drop off in Choir Room | 5:30pm

Pickup in Children’s Ministry Area | 6:30pm

Children’s Choir

Wednesdays | 5:30 | Choir Room

Join Ms. Holly in the Choir Room for music time. We will be playing hand chimes, rhythm buckets, music games, and limited singing at this time. After Choir you will move upstairs with Ms. Heather.
 

Children’s Bible Lesson

 Children’s Ministry Area | Kindergarten – 5th Grade | 6:00-6:30

We will be learning about “Very Big Mistakes People Made in the Bible, and what God Did About Them.” 
Everybody makes mistakes… even Bible characters that had Jesus to hang around with! We can learn good lessons from others’ bad choices, so join us for some fun!

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Jacsonville Zoo – January 16, 2021

Jacksonville Zoo: Youth Trip

 

Saturday | 10:00am-7:00pm | January 16

What: Jacksonville Zoo
When: Saturday, January 16th, 10am – 7pm (The zoo closes at 5, so we will get dinner together before heading home.)
Cost: $25 for students and adults 13 and over, $20 for students 12 and under
You will need a mask and a signed permission form if I do not have one on file for you. Please bring money for food with you. 🙂

REGISTER by This Sunday, January 10 | heather@stsimonsumc.com


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Moms in Prayer

 New Small Group: Mom’s in Prayer

 Wednesdays | 5:30-6:30pm | Parlor

As a mom the best thing you can do for your child is pray. You are invited to attend “Moms in Prayer”, a new group, facilitated by Anne Jones, for moms of children in K-12. The group will meet on Wednesdays, beginning January 20, from 5:30-6:30, in the church parlor. Masks are required and social distancing will be practiced. “Moms in Prayer” is a structured hour of prayer for your children and their schools.
 
For more information text or call Anne Jones | 770-312-0365
 
 

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 Welcoming Rev. Dave Hanson’s:
“John Wesley in St. Simons”

 Beginning October 1, 2020 | Thursdays 11:00am | Chapel

St. Simons UMC is thrilled to host this longstanding lecture on John Wesley. Rev. Dave Hanson, a former paster of SSUMC, is a world renowned expert on the history of John Wesley. This lecture focuses specifically on his time on St. Simons Island, GA.
 
Join us on Thursdays for this Lecture. All are welcome. The lecture is Free.