On this Sunday when we come face to face with ourselves, you are invited to be still enough to see the presence of the living Lord.

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A collection of our weekly sermons in transcript form. Audio versions will be available soon.

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About Us

The members and friends of Stone Mountain First United Methodist Church welcome all persons. We are a diverse community both racially and ethnically. We claim our rich history and are looking forward to an equally rich future.

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5312 West Mountain Street
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Office: 770 469 9767

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Give Thanks!

Ephesians 1: 15-23

Today we come mindful of giving thanks…and are reminded of the words of the author of Ephesians:

“I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love toward all the saints, and for this reason I do not cease to give thanks for you as I remember you in my prayers.”

Scott Macauley is from Melrose Mass. This is his story:

In September of 1985, when I was 24, my folks decided to get divorced. I was taught that to be a good son, I needed to be supportive and loving to each parent and to my siblings. But nobody was talking to anybody. Read more

Are You Ready for a Math Test?

By:  Rebecca Butler

Matthew 25:14-30

Think of all the times in our lives that we have math tests. Certainly in school – from kindergarten all the way through college. We need to know how to add and subtract so that we can manage a check book. We need to know how to multiply and divide so that we can look at a paycheck and figure out how much we can afford for a car or a house.

All of those math tests are helping us prepare for life.

But once you are living that life – Read more

The Examined Heart

Thessalonians 2: 1-8

All Saints Sunday

The Examined Heart. It takes Courage to allow your heart to be examined. (The word means with heart). The Apostle Paul recognizes that we are a people who are trying to please God who continues to examine our hearts. To examine the courage with which we live our faith. CS Lewis, reminds us that “Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.” God continues to examine our hearts Read more