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Pastoral Care Announcements

Congratulations to
Martha and Andrew Grace on the birth of their son, John Argo Grace, on May 15, 2018.

Martha Bogle

William Bremen Jewish Home
Claire Yancey

Cancer Treatment
Robert Yarbrough (MD Anderson –Houston)

Scottish Rite
William Olmstead

Recently Discharged
Bobbie Ann Reynolds
Dottie Smith

Traveling Mercies
Georgia Mission Team leaving May 25th
Doxology Pacific Northwest Choir Tour leaving May 26th
Kingdom Journey Holy Land Trip leaving June 2nd

Sympathy to

Ann Upshaw on the death of her mother, Jane Strong Lewis, on April 27, 2018

Carter DeHaven on the death of her mother, Jane Pepper on May 20, 2018.

Brooks Barge on the death of his sister, Britney Barge.

Alicia Batchelor on death of her father, Dr. Raul Pohorille.

The family of Anne Gilmore on her death on May 6th.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, May 30th at 2 p.m. in Moore Chapel of Peachtree Road United Methodist Church.

Pastoral Care Request

Pastoral Care Programs

There are many programs and ministries at Peachtree Road UMC that provide care, compassion and support in times of need.  To find the program that best fits your need for Pastoral Care, please click the links below or contact Julie Schendel at 404.240.8270 or

Tuesdays, 6:30 pm

GriefShare offers a caring faith community for those dealing with the loss of a family member or friend. Led by PRUMC Stephen Ministers. For more information or to sign up, contact Julie Schendel at 404.240.8270 or

Homebound Visitation Ministry
Through the PRUMC Homebound Visitation Ministry, individuals, families, small groups and Sunday School classes provide support for members who cannot come to church – many of whom you may already know! If you would like to learn about outreach opportunities or if you or someone you know would enjoy having a visitor, contact Julie Wright at 404.240.8203 or

Stephen Ministry
Stephen Ministry equips lay persons to provide one-on-one Christian care to anyone experiencing life crises such as hospitalization, grief, loss, disability, divorce, spiritual crisis, or other life transitions. Stephen Ministers can help bring individuals in these times of need to a closer understanding of God’s presence and peace. If you or someone you know needs a Stephen Minister, please contact Julie Schendel at 404.240.8270 or for a confidential discussion of the need.

Caregiver Support Group
Third Tuesday of the Month, 2:00-3:00, C101

For loved ones of adults with cognitive or memory difficulties. For more information, contact Kathy King at or call 770.956.1291.

Movers and Shakers Parkinson’s Support Group
Second Wednesday of the Month, 12:00 pm, B152

If you or someone you love has Parkinson’s Disease, we invite you to participate in the PRUMC support group meeting of “The Movers and Shakers.” We meet each month for lunch and sharing. For more information, contact Julie Schendel at

Care and Concern
For parents and children experiencing a crisis within the family. We respond in tangible ways (meals, etc.) as well as with prayers. For more information, please contact Martha Christopher at 404.240.8243 or

Families with Special Needs
Parents who are blessed with children of any age who have special needs meet for education, inspiration, and fellowship throughout the year. All special needs families are invited to join us. For more information, please contact Martha Christopher at 404.240.8243 or