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Upcoming Events

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  • Coker Tomorrow Sermon Series
    Weekends Sept 30th-Oct 21st

    Join us as we explore what it looks like to lead others to love God, serve others in the way of Jesus, and change the world through the power of the Holy Spirit. We will prepare for a harvest of believers by casting the vision God has given us for the year 2019 and beyond.

  • Fall Bible Studies

    Visit the link for a complete list of Fall Bible Studies and contact Gail.Hatcher@coker.org for details on classes.

  • GriefShare
    1-3 PM Mondays beginning Sept 17th
    Wesley 802

    For anyone experiencing grief from the loss of a loved one, join this video-based grief recovery curriculum with small support group discussions. Mondays 1-3 PM beginning September 17th. Cost is $20 for required workbook. Weekly topics listed below: Session I Sept 17- Is this normal? Session II Sept 24- Challenges of Grief Session III Oct 1- The Journey of Grief, Part One Session IV- Oct 8- The Journey of Grief, Part Two Session V- Oct 15- Grief and Your Relationships Session VI- Oct 22- Why? Session VII- Oct 29- Guilt and Anger Session VIII- Nov 5- Complicating Factors SPECIAL SESSION- Nov 12- Surviving the Holidays (Open to any visitors) Session IX- Nov 19- Stuck Session X- Nov 26- Lessons of Grief, Part One Session XI- Dec 3- Lessons of Grief, Part Two Session XII- Dec 10- Heaven Session XIII- Dec 17- What do I live for now?

  • Habitat Build
    Sept 22nd

    This year's build will benefit the family of Saw Poe Den, Mary Naw, and their son. We are looking to raise a total of $40,000 and still have $16,000 to go. The Build Begins September 22nd. Contact Ken McAdams to donate or volunteer.

  • Women's Mentoring Ministry
    6:30-8 PM | Sept 26th | Oct 24th | Nov 28th
    Coker UMC Wesley 703/704

    Join us for a meet-up and meaningful conversations during the women’s mentoring ministry at Coker. Joining generations together in Godly wisdom, biblical teaching, and spiritual support of one another. The group will meet monthly on Wednesday nights after mid-week Manna dinner. Meetings will be in Wesley 703/704 from 6:30-8 PM.

  • Financial Peace University
    6:30-8PM | Oct 3-Dec 12
    Wesley 801

    This changes EVERYTHING! Your money, your story, your life. Learn God’s way of handling money with this class. The average turnaround is $8,000 in just the first three months. Contact Debbie Garza at 210-757-3135 to find out how to register online. Everyone must pre-register online.

  • Coker Tomorrow Informational Meetings
    9:30 AM & 12 PM, Oct 7th AND 5:30 PM Oct 17th

    Coker Tomorrow Coker is committed to proclaiming the good news of Jesus Christ through word and deed and the commitment certainly shows in our efforts this summer. The mission trips, VBS and choir camps, worship services, Bible studies and so much more all serve as witness to the love of Christ Jesus at Coker UMC. As we move into the season of fall we find familiar routines associated with this time in the calendar. One of those familiar routines for the church is our annual stewardship time. We will be looking at our overall vision as a church and what it means as a congregation to LOVE GOD, SERVE OTHERS, and CHANGE THE WORLD. The congregation at Coker is ready to help. There are characteristics that make Coker a church worthy of your financial support. Coker shares the message of Jesus Christ and is always ready to help. Coker will always make it a priority to live out the gospel. Coker knows everyone is important and we are all in this together. Please join in on o

  • Pumpkin Patch

    Join us for our annual Pumpkin Patch! Bring school groups, friends, and family to take pictures, fellowship, and buy your pumpkins. Proceeds benefit youth mission trips.

  • Coker UMC Students | Late Night Coker
    7-11 PM | Oct 13th, Feb 8th & Apr 12

    Come join us for our quarterly big event! Bring friends for fun, games, food, and so much more! This will be a great evening of fellowship and community building!

  • Blood Drive | Oct 14th

    One pint saves 3 lives. Donate between 9 AM and 1 PM Sunday Morning in the Coker UMC Gym.

  • UMM Golf Tournament
    1 PM | October 19th

    Join us to raise money for a worthy cause and join with fellow brothers-in-Christ. Contact Tom to sponsor or sign-up.

  • Symphony Wednesday | Brahms
    7 PM | Oct 24th

    Johannes Brahms is one of history’s most beloved composers. His German Requiem, a collection of reassuring psalms, stands as his most often performed and highly regarded masterpiece. His Liebeslieder Waltzes, for chamber choir and piano four-hands, is the perfect mixture of operatic drama and Viennese grace. Don’t miss the St. Mary’s University Concert Choir and Coker Chancel Choir and Orchestra performing these works on Oct 24th. Concert begins at 7PM. If you would like to join us for dinner, Mid-Week Manna will be served in the Gym at 5:30 PM, the cost is $5 for Adults and $2 for Children. RSVPs must be received by Oct 22nd, please e-mail Gail.Hatcher@coker.org

  • Harvest Celebration
    4-7 PM | Oct 28th

    Join us for an evening of fun, fellowship, and food!! We will have inflatables, balloons, face painting, trunks full of candy and prizes for trunk-or-treating, hayrides, and more. We are currently looking for volunteers with decorated cars to be trunk-or-treating hosts and volunteers to work the inflatables.

  • Cokerfest

    Annual Arts & Crafts Fair with +/- 100 vendors hosted by the Coker United Methodist Women benefitting Local, National and International Missions. Plan to attend or download the application to become a vendor.

  • Family Serve Day
    12 PM | Nov 4th

    For all ages and stages, bring your family and friends to Coker's Family Serve Day. Come to church in your work clothes, join us for lunch in the gym after the 11 AM Service, and receive your mission assignment. Each family will be sent out into the community with a job to do. It is a great way to meet other families while serving. Childcare is available for children ages 4 and under (please register in advance). After a day of serving we will reconvene at Coker from 3:30-4:30 PM to recap, be in prayer, praise and worship together. TO RSVP: Email your names, ages of children, and how many are in your group to Colton and Cheryl at familyministries@coker.org. Click on the link below to register for childcare.

  • Connecting at Coker
    5:30 PM | Nov 11th

    Have dinner with us and learn about ways to plug in at Coker. Whether looking to fellowship, do mission outreach, connect with a Bible Study, find programs for your family, we can let you know all that is available and how to get connected. RSVP Via E-mail to Barbara.Keeper@coker.org

  • Coat Drive

    We will collect coats, sweaters, and hoodies in the gazebo Nov 11th and Nov 18th (or in the church office), to be distributed to qualifying Food Pantry clients on the two Thursdays after Thanksgiving: Nov 29th and Dec 6th, in the gym starting at 12:45 PM. Contact kathleen@hurrenlaw.com for details.

  • Moms in Prayer
    9:30 AM | Wednesdays (Sept 5th-Dec 12th)
    Upstairs Wesley Building at Coker UMC, Rm 804

    Join us in prayer for the next generation….Whether you have a little one in pre-school or are experiencing an empty nest, we can always influence our children's lives through the power of prayer.  At Moms in Prayer we pray scripture over our kids and their teachers each week because we believe there is more power in calling on His name than in our own striving. The Lord is able. He is in control. He equips us through prayer & petition. He is the Victor and through Him we are too. Join us in prayer. Note, Moms in Prayer will not meet on Sept 19th.

  • Coker Kids | Kids Worship

    Kids are welcome to join us in the back of the sanctuary after Children's Time During the 11 AM Worship Service. Kids head to the gym for their very own worship time, and parents can pick their kids up in the gym after service.

  • Mid-Week Manna Dinners
    5:30 PM | Wednesdays

    Join us for dinner and fellowship Wednesday nights. Adults are $5, Children are $2. So that we know how much to cook, reservations need to be made by 10 AM Mondays for the Wednesday dinner. Make Reservations By Calling the Church Office, or By E-mailing: Gail.Hatcher@coker.org

  • LIVE STREAM

    Join us for live worship on Sundays on any device!

  • Get the Coker App

    Download the Coker app at the Google Play and Apple app stores. It's an easy way to stay connected on your handhelds.