Layman of the Year 2013
Johns Creek Christian Church
2013 Layman of the Year Award was presented to Jon Blackwood of Johns
Creek Christian Church on Sunday, January 19, 2014 by 11 members of the Georgia Disciples Menís Commission.
The worship service was led by the Rev. Dr. Rich Voelz, pastor of the
church. The Rev. Medie Still, Disciples Menís President led the
Sunday, May 19, 2013, Eddie Trumble, a
long time member of Peachtree Corners Christian Church was
recognized as a Lifetime Achievement Award recipient by
Georgia Disciples Men's President, Medie Still. Eddie
has been instrumental in congregational work over the years
serving in positions such as Stewardship chair, greeter and
choir leader, and supporter of community outreach through
work with Norcross Cooperative Ministries (Food/Clothing
Pantry), Family Promise of Gwinnett, and the Peachtree
Corners Christian Church Pumpkin Patch which donates
proceeds to a variety of area organizations. In the Region,
Eddie has supported both Georgia Disciple Men's Rallies and
Retreats, attended Regional Assembly, helped with Camp
Christian needs and other regional giving opportunities.
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Johns Creek Christian
Church Menís group
The JCCC Menís has partner with
the IMPACT Group. The Menís group have started a
tool pantry for families involved in their housing
program we have asked our men and members of the
church to bring lawn tools which will help a new
family in their new home provided by The IMPACT
Years ago our church introduced a
program in support of North Fulton Community
Charities (NFCC) that we affectionately call "DAWGS"
or Dollar A Week Grocery Savings. With our members
and participants contributing just a dollar a week,
we have been able to purchase thousands of canned
goods which have been donated to NFCC and
distributed at Thanksgiving to qualified needy
families. It is that time of year again when we are
soliciting your help. Please consider giving your
"dollar a week" offering towards this important
ministry. We will be purchasing our canned goods on
Thursday, November 20th, so please give generously.
The Men of Liberty Christian
Church teamed with the Disciples Women to hold the
First Annual Bake and Church Wide Yard Sale
Saturday, October 26th, 2013.
The sale featured homemade baked
items, coffee, soft drinks, water, gifts for kids
that attended, clothes, household items,
electronics, small furniture, and lots more.
These funds will help families at Thanksgiving,
Christmas, and the men hope to send a donation to
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