Sunday School Classes
meet on sunday mornings at 10am
-"Douglas Sunday School" Class meets in Taft Christian Life Center Flex Space (building adjacent to the Police Station and playground). For more information, contact Janey Douglas at firstname.lastname@example.org.
-"Living the Adventure" Class meets in the Conference Room of the main building. For more information, contact Mary Jolley at 252-375-1776.
-"Plugged In" Class meets in the Taft Christian Life Center gym (building adjacent to the Police Station and playground). For more information, contact Nathan Morgan at email@example.com.
-"Seekers" Class meets in the Prayer Room on the second floor of the main building. For more information, contact Don Marr at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bible Study Groups
-"Camilla Taft" bible study meets in the Taft Christian Life Center Flex Space (building adjacent to the Police Station and playground) on Tuesday mornings from 9:30-11:30 am. This study runs from September to May. For more information, contact Rhonda Argenbright at email@example.com.
-"Embracing the Journey: Companions in Christ" bible study meets on Sunday evenings at 4:30 pm in the Conference Room of the main building. For more information, contact Rev. Jon Strother at firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Tuesday night bible studies (every Tuesday night from 6 pm to 8 pm) meets in the Taft Christian Life Center (building adjacent to the Police Station and playground). Contact Jackie Moore for more information at: email@example.com.
prayer shawl ministry
Knitters meet every Thursday from 10-12 in the Conference Room (main building). Knitters knit prayer blankets, hats and gloves. Contact is Hilda Alford at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
united methodist women (UMW circle groups)
Jarvis Memorial has many circle groups with different times and locations. Contact UMW President Emalynn Colardo (email@example.com) to find the right group for you. The UMW is responsible for annual Yard Sale, Meals on Wheels delivery, special luncheons, etc.
pastors reading circle
The Pastors Reading Circle is held one Sunday night each month in the Conference Room in the main building. Contact Kristen Evans for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ways to Serve
-Shepherd's Helpers set up metal ramps at handicapped individual's houses throughout the community to improve mobility. Volunteers DO NOT need tools or skills. Contact is Hilda Alford (email@example.com).
-Upward Basketball/Cheerleading meets every week beginning in December for basketball practices. Sign ups and tryouts are in late fall, games typically start the first Saturday after Christmas break and run through the end of February. Upward is always looking for volunteers, coaches and referees. Visit www.jsmnow.org.
-Shelter Meal meets the fourth Friday night of each month from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Taft Christian Life Center kitchen to prepare meals, transport and serve the prepared meals at the Community Crossroads Shelter. Contact Jeff and Ann Boswell at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
-Driving Ministry - drivers are needed for a variety of activities but especially on Sunday mornings to pick up Cypress Glen residents for the 10:55 am service.
-Feed My Sheep (Food Pantry) - bags of food are made available for those who come to church needing assistance with food needs. Contact Bill and Beanie Taylor if you would like to donate food and/or help:
-Eucharist Ministry - visit church members and take communion to those who are homebound. Contact Nina Paul Vinson: email@example.com.
- Usher/Welcome Team Ministry - become an usher on Sunday mornings at any of our three worship services or help usher with funeral services. Contact is Patrick Blizzard (firstname.lastname@example.org).
-"Go Team" Help - serve at the 9:00 am Praise and Worship service providing hospitality prior to the service beginning.
-Intercessory Prayer Group meets every Wednesday from 10:00 am to 11:30 am in the Parlor (main building). This group meets in a quiet setting to pray for designated prayer requests, anonymous prayer requests that are submitted on our website and through prayer cards from our church services.