L.I.F.E. Group at Simpsonwood United Methodist Church
L.I.F.E. (Living in full effectiveness)
LIFE Group is a ministry for empty nesters and active adults of all ages. Our Purpose is to provide opportunities for fellowship with each other and for service to those in our community.
The LIFE Task Force (13 people) meets every month to plan and organize social activities, cultural events, and community service projects throughout the year. The January meeting was a planning opportunity to provide an overview of activities for the 2022 year.
- Mexican Train Game night (dominoes)/catered Taco Bar dinner in FLC.
- “Paint the town” (FLC) painting party. An instructor led the participants through the process, and everyone painted the Atlanta Skyline as a finished project.
- Porsche Experience tour at the Porsche Experience Center Atlanta. Included a tour of the museum, design center, restoration shop, gallery of Porsche models, and the driving experience track.
- Lionheart Theater in downtown Norcross to see “A Bad Year for Tomatoes”.
- Stripers Baseball game, Coolray Field, Lawrenceville.
- Low Country Boil (FLC). Prepared by top chefs from LIFE Group. A potluck from attendees to include Salad and dessert.
- Lionheart Theater -Norcross, “On Golden Pond”
- Rock Garden Tour—Calhoun, GA.
- Trunk or Treat for SUMC Preschool (FLC)
- National Infantry Museum Columbus, Ga.
LIFE serves the following Ministries throughout the year.
- Neighborhood Cooperative Ministries (clothes sorting).
- SUMC Preschool-Trunk or Treat
- Lunch Buddies with older SUMC PreK students.
- Supports SUMC Missions
Information about upcoming LIFE activities can be found in the SUMC weekly Connection email.