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220 Amelon Expressway,
P.O. Box739
Madison Heights, VA  24572

Sunday 9:00 A.M. Contemporary Worship

Sunday 9:45 A.M. Sunday School

Sunday 10:53 A.M. Traditional Worship

Sunday 11:00 A.M. Children’s Church

Sunday 6:00 P.M. Youth Group

Welcome to Amelon United Methodist Church.

 

 Rev. Dr. Mark Tinsley (Pastor Mark)

TEACH- SERVE- LOVE

 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’  This is the first and greatest commandment.  And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’  All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”-Matthew 22:37-40

Open Hearts.  Open Minds.  Open Doors.

Vision Statement 

“To Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.”

Mission of Amelon UMC  

“To be a welcoming congregation committed  To OBEYING and SERVING our Lord  Jesus Christ, EQUIPPING Christians  to do His work and SPREADING  His Gospel.”

You missed a Sermon or maybe you would just like to see it again!   Scroll all the way to the bottom of ANY page and click on the YOUTUBE  icon.  

Happenings at Amelon  

 May 1, 2019- 6:00 p.m.

Our May Wednesday night fellowship dinner 6:00 p.m.  Plan to come out for a wonderful meal and great fellowship.  If you will be attending please fill out a reservation form in the Sunday bulletin or call the church office in advance so there will be plenty for all.

May 4, 2019-Words and Deeds:
Words and Deeds Conference at Amelon
Accountability is key to success in our spiritual and professional lives. To whom are you accountable in your life? Join us for the Words and Deeds Men’s Conference as we look at this and many other important questions of faith. The conference is being held at Amelon United Methodist Church, on May 4, 2019, from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Registration is only $25, which includes a book, workbook, lunch, and other resources. To find out more information or to register, visit www.wordsanddeedsevents.com. We’ll see you there!

May 5, 2019-Friends Sunday: Bring a Friend
Friends Sunday -Refreshments following Worship Service.  If you’ve been on the fence,  jump down and come see what God is doing at Amelon.  Catch up with old friends and make some new ones!

May 23, 2019-5:30 p.m.-TLC Graduation and Spring Music Program

June 2, 2019- Amelon United Methodist Graduation Recognition
We will honor our graduates during the 10:53 worship service on  June 2, 2019.  Please bring your awards, degrees and special honors to be displayed during the celebration in the fellowship hall following  the morning service.
All graduates, please complete and return the information form found in the newsletter by Sunday, May 26, 2019.  You may fill out the form and email to Wanda Campbell jowaninc@hotmail.com or Jennifer Morcom morcom6@aol.com.   (forms are also available at the church)

June 16-20, 2019- Vacation Bible School
Mark your calendar and make your plans now to attend.  Times for this week are:  Sunday, June 16, 2019- 5:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m.  and  Monday thru Thursday, June 17-20, 2019- 6:00p.m. til 8:00p.m. 

The Upper Room and Our Daily Bread devotional booklets are available in the narthex.

 

  Just pray, it is the most important thing you will do today, God hears you.

Pray for God to continue to surround us with His love and teach us to love one another.

 Pray for our ministry here at Amelon, our pastor and his family.

 Pray for our community and ways we can make a real difference.

 Pray for our world.

 Pray for the weekly and ongoing health concerns.

 Pray for our military and their families selfless commitment to our freedom.

 And in all things, Pray for the Peace that passes all understanding and only comes from God.

 “Rejoice always, pray continually, give thanks in all circumstances ; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5: 16-18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visitors


If you’re searching for something to fill the emptiness in your heart or something to believe in you’re not alone. We’re on this journey together. Our hearts, our minds and our doors are open.

All people, regardless of race, ethnicity, economic status, national origin or sexual orientation are welcome to join us in worship and celebration of God’s love.

We invite you to come as you are and connect with old friends, make some new friends and together we will experience the word of God, the love of Jesus and the inspiration of the Holy Spirit.  

If you choose, you may identify yourself as a guest to an usher or fill out the guest form in the Bulletin.  Just don’t leave without picking up a wonderful gift bag that our UMW have put together for you. 

We look forward to seeing you on Sunday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“To Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.”

 

Children’s Programs

We provide fun programs to help our children grow in faith and learn of God’s love, these include programs such as Vacation Bible School, seasonal parties and more.

Our scheduled events are:

Sunday School for all ages (9:45 am)
Children’s Church (11am)

 

June 16-20, 2019- Vacation Bible School
Mark your calendar and make your plans now to attend.  Times for this week are:  Sunday, June 16, 2019- 5:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m.  and  Monday thru Thursday, June 17-20, 2019- 6:00p.m. til 8:00p.m. 

All children and youth programs at Amelon follow Safe Sanctuaries policies to ensure the safety of our children.  

Youth Programs

 

Amelon UMC provides youth programs for 6th through 12th grade.

“Always Something Going On!”  Come and be a part of what God’s doing here at Amelon!  

We strive to teach our youth about God’s love, acceptance, and expectations as a Christian. We help our youth find his or her own identity in Christ and learn how to truly rely on God through all of life’s challenges. Our goal is to equip our youth to go out into the world and live a Christ-like life and to be an example in all that they say and do.

We welcome all youth to join us Sunday evenings from 6:00-7:30 for a time of fellowship, games, food, and growth.

Great job guys, we are so proud of you!

30 hour famine / lockin  2019
Once again, you make us all so proud!
The future is in good hands!

***Check back often for a list of events.***

June 2, 2019- Amelon United Methodist Graduation Recognition
We will honor our graduates during the 10:53 worship service on  June 2, 2019.  Please bring your awards, degrees and special honors to be displayed during the celebration in the fellowship hall following  the morning service.
All graduates, please complete and return the information form found in the newsletter by Sunday, May 26, 2019.  You may fill out the form and email to Wanda Campbell jowaninc@hotmail.com or Jennifer Morcom morcom6@aol.com.   (forms are also available at the church)

June 16-20, 2019- Vacation Bible School
Mark your calendar and make your plans now to attend.  Times for this week are:  Sunday, June 16, 2019- 5:00 p.m. til 8:00 p.m.  and  Monday thru Thursday, June 17-20, 2019- 6:00p.m. til 8:00p.m. 

 

All children and youth programs at Amelon follow Safe Sanctuaries policies to ensure the safety of our children.  

Our Team


PASTOR
Rev. Dr. Mark A. Tinsley  (Pastor Mark and his lovely wife Beth)      

marktinsley@vaumc.org  phone: (434)851-2355

Pastor Mark’s blog can be found at www.inquiry4today.com or the link at the bottom of any page.


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Mary McCarthy

office@amelonumc.com

phone: (434)929-3200


DIRECTOR OF MUSIC
Herb Chamberlain

 

WORSHIP LEADER
Tyago Franca 


LAY SERVANTS
Caroll Stinnette and Keith Teegarden with his lovely wife Sue


CHRISTIAN EDUCATION & DISCIPLESHIP DIRECTOR
Louise Clarke
lclarke1410@comcast.net

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY LEADERS
Jeff & Lisa Laub 

YOUTH LEADER
Jean-Pierre Leroy

 

Nursery Staff
Destiny Swift and Ashlyn Moss
along with many weekly volunteers

 


TLC DIRECTOR/before and after school program
Teresa Loving

TLCdirector@amelonumc.com

“To Make Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World.”