Tryon United Methodist Church

Events and Announcements





2020 Stewardship Pledge Forms

Please consider making your pledge to the 2020 Tryon UMC budget during the month of September.  Your pledges help us make good decisions about how we fund the ministry and work of this church.


Today is the last day pledge forms are available today in your bulletin.  You may also pick them up outside the sanctuary or the church office.


Copies of the proposed 2020 budget are in your September newsletter.  They can also be found outside the church office and the sanctuary.


For more information contact Frank Monterisi, chair of the Finance Committee or Pastor Lynnette.

This Week:

Tuesday, October 1, 10:00 am - Comfort Shawl



Monday, October 7, 5:30 pm - SIS

Monday, October 7, 6:30 pm - UM Men at Calvert’s

Wed., October 16, 5-7 pm - Annual UM Men Steak Dinner

Thursday, October 17, 3:00 pm - Finance Committee  

UMCOR Trip to Lumberton

According to Ann Wade with UMCOR in Lumberton, there are 10 homes now under repair by volunteers, 22 homes have been approved and are waiting for help, 4 more homes are currently being assessed and an additional 22 families have applied for help and are waiting on an assessment.

 Please prayerfully consider joining our team to help rebuild.  Travel day will be Wednesday, October 9, 2019.  We will work full days Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, and will stay over Saturday night to worship at our sister church, Chestnut Street UMC in Lumberton on Sunday.  If you can’t make all three days, we will be glad to have you for whatever time you have available.

 Contact Dave Ballard for more information at


Pastor Appreciation Month Luncheon:

On Sunday October 27th, Tryon UMC will celebrate Pastor Appreciation Month with a covered dish luncheon in our Fellowship Hall immediately after worship. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend and to bring a card for Pastor Lynnette. There will be a basket at the luncheon to place those cards. 

 Those whose last names begin with A - M are asked to bring a side dish to share. Those whose last names begin with N - Z are asked to bring a dessert to share. The Nurture Committee will provide the meats and beverages from its Designated Funds account.  

 Please mark your calendars for Sunday October 27th to come and share fellowship time and a meal together with Pastor Lynnette



    WED., OCTOBER 16th, 5 - 7:00                                                                        

Rib-eye Steak - Baked Potato - Rolls

Tossed Salad - Drink - Dessert

Adults - $15          Child (under 6 yrs.) - $7

Take-Outs Available

Tryon United Methodist Church

195 New Market Road

Buy tickets at the church office,

the Columbus Flower Cottage,

or from the United Methodist Men


Bible Studies at Tryon UMC:

-TUMC Sunday Fall Bible Study: The Parables of Jesus,

Led Each Week by Pastor Lynnette

September 8 - December 22, 2019,

 9:45 a.m.-10:45 a.m. - in the Fellowship Hall




Beginning Friday, September 20, from 9:00 - 10:00 AM

All ladies are invited to attend this 13 week study led by Carole McEntire that will meet in the church library.

 Twelve Women of the Bible

Life-Changing Stories for Women Today  You will learn about the triumphs and failures of Mary Magdalene, Rebekah, Hannah, and nine other women, learning how to applybiblical lessons to your own modern-day struggles, live through your failures as well as your successes, draw near to God in a world filled with trials, find lasting contentment in every situation, and overcome rejection and insecurity, and much more.

Study Guide (optional): $13.00

Please contact the church office to sign up.