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Bereavement Ministry

Provides support and a meal following funeral services.  Contact: Theresa Stanley (

College Ministry

Supports and encourages our away-from-home college students through prayer, devotionals and care packages during finals.  Contact: Melody Swanson (

Communion Servers

Communion Servers help the minister with communion duties during the first worship service of every month.  Participants also may be asked to assist in setting up for communion prior to the service. Contact: Karen Hoylman (

Greeting Cards Ministry

Sends out Christian greetings for celebration, illness or loss. Contacts:  Linda Alexander ( and Karen Holylman (

Homebound Eucharist Ministry

Provides home-delivered communion to members that are unable to attend church. Contacts:  Larry Newton ( and Anne Newton (

Homebound Outreach

Visits and attends to the needs of our church members who have limited mobility. Contact: Faye Howard (912-882-4402)

Homebound Repairs Ministry

Provides simple home repairs or tasks that church members might not be able to safely do themselves.  Contact: Frank Quinby (

Medical Equipment Lending Closet

Provides walkers, crutches, canes, wheelchairs and other simple supplies to members with temporary needs. Contact:  Mike Drury (

Ministry To Men

Our Ministry To Men is open to all men and strives to enrich spiritual lives and to encourage involvement in all aspects of the life of our church. Contact: Jeff Barker (


Newborn Ministry

Welcomes newborns and provides support to new moms. Contact:  Theresa Stanley (
Older Adults
Sponsors events for those 55 and older, including weekly Wednesday afternoon activities and monthly lunches.  Contacts:  Pat Green ( and Mike Green (
Due to so much going on during the Holidays, the Good Timers (Older Adults) will not meet for lunch in January. Keep an eye on the bulletins & eBlast as we get close to February for the next time & place we will get together for food, fun, & fellowship! Contact Michael or Pat Green at 912-882-4485 or 910- 352-5445 for more information.
Prayer Chain Ministry
Members pray for the needs of our church members and for our pastors, staff and church leaders.  Confidentiality is foremost with this ministry. Contact a member of our Prayer Chain (click here).
Prayer Shawl Ministry

Knits or crochets prayer shawls to be given throughout the year to those who are ill, who need comfort, who are grieving or who need to be surrounded by the embrace of the Lord.
If you knit or crochet, or would like to learn, consider joining this ministry. Contact: Audrey Cosper at 912-882-7098.

Sewing Mission

Meets each month to prepare sewing projects for non-profits and military groups.  We welcome volunteers who can cut cloth following simple patterns, sew seams, stuff dolls and sort materials among other activities.  Contact: Jan Conkright (
Our next meeting will be on Monday, January 8th, at the home of Jan Conkright (308 Serpentine Dr., St. Marys) at 10:00am. This meeting will be our annual Holiday Brunch, followed by sorting donated fabric. Please RSVP to Jan at 912-510-0685 so we can plan accordingly.

Share A Meal

Prepares meals twice a week for the needy and homebound.  Volunteers deliver these meals to folks in the local area. Contact: Bob Thomas (

Stephen Ministry

St. Marys UMC is a Stephen Ministry congregation with highly trained Stephen Ministers that are prepared to come alongside God’s people in times of crisis. Crisis can include anything from grief of a loss of loved one, job, or child leaving the nest, divorce, financial struggles, domestic struggles and more. If you are in need of care or are interested in becoming a Stephen Minister please fill out the form below and our Stephen Leader will contact you soon. Immediate questions? Please call Jeremy Cole at 912-227-0976.
Ushers are asked to greet those attending various worship services, hand out bulletins, take attendance and help direct worshippers during communion among other duties. Contact: Dale Hoylman (
Welcome Desk
The Welcome Desk is located in the Narthex and is open before and after the Sunday worship service.  Volunteers welcome visitors and help distribute information about the church and about on-going and current events and activities.  Contact: Lois Quinby (