New Music Director

July 31, 2013

2013-07-31_202035Welcome to our new music director Dennis Kirby.

Dennis is a native of Daytona Beach Shores, Fla and has a Masters in Education from Troy University.

He has been a band/music teacher at Jeff Davis Primary School since 1998.

His wife is Shirley. They have 3 children, JuliAna Emilia, John Edward and James Evan Kirby.

Meetings at Parsonage

July 22, 2013

We had 2 Meet & Greets this past week at the parsonage. First one was on Tuesday, July 16th from 7 to 8:30 pm and another on Sunday, July 21st from 3 to 4:30 pm.

Patia Wooten Dies

July 22, 2013

Our love & prayers surround the family of Patia Wooten, age 90, who died July 20, 2013.

New Pastor is Rev. Bruce Sack

July 20, 2013

bruce sackRev. Bruce Sack is the new pastor of Hazlehurst First United Methodist Church effective June 12, 2013 announces Bishop James R. King of the South Georgia Annual Conference.

Sack, age 47, has been the associate pastor of Tifton’s First UMC for the past 5 years. He has also served at First UMC in Haines City, Fl as assistant to the pastor, Mariner UMC in Spring Hill, Fl as youth pastor and Ruskin UMC in Ruskin, FL as children and youth director.

He has a Masters of Divinity from Asbury Theological Seminary’s Orlando, Fla campus.

Sack is a native of Baltimore, Maryland. He is married to Janet and the couple have 3 children, David, age 21,Emily, age 18 and Elizabeth, age 10.

His wife has been pastoring as a lay speaker the Herring Memorial UMC in Tifton.