Friendship Circle Friendship Circle meets every third Monday usually at the home of Robin Wilson at 7 p.m. Driving directions are available from the church office. Questions regarding the circle ministry and activities may be directed to Betty Baker or any other circle member.
Friendship Circle is a mission minded group of ladies meeting monthly to study God’s word through studies led by various members of the circle. Its meetings consist of devotional, Bible study, project and mission planning and great fellowship. Circle activities are described below.
Missions • Christmas gifts are given by circle members to Elon Home residents with birthday cards being sent as well. • Other areas of mission outreach, for example: A Heart’s Cry are met at various times throughout the year.
Congregational Ministry • The circle ministers to church senior members with special remembrance during church service and lunch in their honor following church services, usually held in November. • Gift bags for church service visitors are prepared and distributed each Sunday by circle members. • Circle members enjoy fellowship during ministries such as sponsorship of a church ladies luncheon or wedding and baby showers for church members. • The circle is responsible for review of applications and awarding the Wilkinson Women’s Scholarship. For more information please contact Lynn Walters.
Fund Raising • Annual fund raiser for Methodist Home for Children. • Traditional sale of Happy Home vanilla flavoring currently at the price of $3.50/bottle. Contact Betty Boney for further information. • Various other fund raisers occur each year. Proceeds are directed to church needs and to support of local missions.