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Calendar Reminder
All classes and activities are dropped from the church calendar at the end of each year. If you have a new or ongoing class please go to the below link and put in your request to reserve your location. Thank you!
Calendar Request
Wednesday Night Dinner

Feb 19: No WND! Winter Break!

Feb 26: Shrimp, chicken and sausage jambalaya, tossed salad, bread and butter, Mardisgras King cake (no hidden baby!!) and whipped cream.


General Conference Information Sessions
In light of recent news releases, Rev. Nelson will be sharing information and receiving questions about the upcoming General Conference (May 5-15, 2020) of the United Methodist Church in some Town-Hall settings. Sessions are limited to the first 25 people to sign up. (email hbogatay@hickoryflat.org) Additionally, Rev. Nelson will be sharing with some classes and groups so if you are part of an existing group, check to see if there is an information session scheduled.
Feb 16 – Sunday (10a), Sanctuary.
REQUIRED for attending Information Sessions @ HFUMC:
NGUMC Bishop Sue reflections & information
Ash Wednesday Schedule – February 26
Imposition of ashes and reflection: 6:00a-7:30a & 11:30a-1:00p
Worship Service – 6:30p-7:30p
Girls Night Out (2 Events)

April 18: A fashion show of vintage wedding dresses, pantsuits or whatever style you wore on your special day. We need your wedding outfits, a wedding picture and models(sizes 2-8) to show off our treasured bridal outfits. Following the show, join us in the Fellowship Hall for wedding cake and punch. Save the date and pull out your wedding attire- condition does not matter. Hope you will join us.  POC: Sandy Waites, 214-616-6048. RSVP Here!

May 1: Crafting and Tacos, 6p in the Fellowship Hall. We’ll make a Burlap/Canvas Cross. RSVP!



  • Mom’s Time Out: January 29 – March 11 (6 weeks), 9:15-10:30a, Fellowship Hall. Says Who, Part 2 by Karen Stubbs. Childcare provided $5/child.
  • Women’s Study, The Pentateuch, from the bible series, Amazing Collection. 6-7:30p, Classroom E7. Purchase the book at: Amazon. Led by Dawn Williams.
  • Women’s Study, More Please (first half) by Megan McTeer.  D4 Trailer – April/May, Led by Rachel Yother
  • Adult Study, Narrative Lectionary Study, Book of Mark. Fellowship Hall, led by Rev. Matt Nelson.
  • Adult Study, Grooming the Next Generation. 6-7:30p, Classroom E2. Led by Phyllis Byers.
  • Men’s Study, Wild At Heart by John Eldredge. 6:30-7:30p. Admin Office. Led by Scott Klements.


Women’s Bible Study, 7-week study written by Jenny Evans. January 10- February 21, 10-11:30a, Admin Office.
If you need to reserve the van/bus or have a facilities request, please go to Forms and Requests so we can add it to the calendar.
Stephen Ministry
Did you know there is a difference between a Stephen Minister and a counselor? A counselor sets goals for the client, encourages behavioral changes and measures progress. In contrast, the care receiver in Stephen Ministry drives the process, and the Stephen Minister is there for confidential support. You can talk to a Stephen Minister today.
Call the church office for referral: 770.345.5969
Sr Adult Fitness Class – ‘Movement with Nell’
Every Thursday: Adults – All ages are invited to come to the Fitness class meeting on Thursdays from 9:30a-10:30a in the Fellowship Hall. Come exercise and make some new friends! Let’s connect while we are staying healthy!! Contact: Melanie Williams

Downtown Atlanta Homeless Ministry

Our Homeless Ministry visits Atlanta once a month to share the love of Christ with our homeless neighbors. We pray with many that we meet and offer kindness and care (food, hygiene kits) to people who are often ignored or unseen. How can you participate? Donate food or other items. Help with meal preparations or travel to Atlanta with the team.

Sunlight of the Spirit Alcoholics Anonymous

Meetings are held each Friday, 7pm, in Trailer D3. For more information, contact Mike, 770.653.3999.


Al-Anon is a worldwide fellowship that offers a program of recovery for the families and friends of alcoholics, whether or not the alcoholic recognizes the existence of a drinking problem or seeks help. Alcoholism is a family disease. The program is anonymous and protects the identity of the participants. The group will meet on Friday nights at 7pm in Trailer D4. For questions, call 678.468.6150.

GED Classes

Hickory Flat Church offers free GED classes to anyone 18 years and older. Classes meet on Monday and Thursday evenings, 6-9pm. For additional details, visit our GED page or contact Ronnie Holbert.


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