Note: The Alabama Emmaus Board of Directors have opted to resume the following Walks starting in August 2021.
Walk 494 (Women) August 12-15, 2021
Walk 495 (Men) August 26-20, 2021
Walk 496 (Women) September 9-12, 2021
Walk 497 (Men) October 14-17, 2021
Find out about other changes related to COVID-19 in the latest Grapevine newsletter.
Please check https://alaemmaus.org/walk-schedule for the most up to date walk schedule.
We all miss seeing each other! While we cannot meet in person quite yet, we can get together and see and hear some friendly faces and voices via Zoom!
Zoom Cluster Meetings are planned for:
Tuesday March 9 @ 7:00 PM
Tuesday May 11 @ 7:00 PM
The link to join will be sent out to the cluster e-mail list one week and one day before each meeting. If you have questions, e-mail Cluster Lay Director Vicki Herring firstname.lastname@example.org or Rhonda Rush email@example.com.
The Grapevine for February 2021 is available for download below.
The Grapevine for December 2020 is available for download below.
The Grapevine for September 2020 is available for download below.
The Grapevine for August 2020 is available for download below.
March 2020 Grapevine is available for download.
March 2020 Grapevine
The February 2020 Grapevine is available for you to view/download via the link below.
grapevine #1 Feb 2020
2020 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
The 2020 Calendar of Events for the Birmingham South Cluster is below. The Candlelight for each Walk is on Saturday Night at Camp Sumatanga, with the cluster gathering beginning at 7:45 PM.
February 11 – Follow-Up Meeting and Agape Workshop – Sylvan Springs UMC
February 20-23 – Women’s Walk #492 (Rhonda Rush, LD)
March 5-8 – Men’s Walk #493
March 10 – Follow-Up Meeting – Hueytown 1st UMC
March 19-22 – Women’s Walk #494
April 14 – Follow-Up Meeting – Vestavia Hills UMC
April 23-26 – Men’s Walk #495
May 12 – Follow-Up Meeting – Pleasant Hill UMC
May 14-17 – Women’s Walk #496
June 4-7 – Men’s Walk #497
June 9 – Follow-Up Meeting – Church at Ross Bridge UMC
July 16-19 – Women’s Walk #498
July 18 – **Possible Picnic – TBD**
July 30 – August 2 – Men’s Walk #499
August 11 – Follow-Up Meeting – Hueytown 1st UMC
August 27-30 – Men’s Walk #500
September 15 – Follow-Up Meeting – Riverchase UMC
September 17-20 – Women’s Walk #501
October 13 – Follow-Up Meeting – Canterbury UMC
November – NO Follow-Up This Month
December 8 – Christmas Gathering – Pleasant Grove UMC
Birmingham South Cluster Follow Up Meetings begin with a covered dish at 6:30 PM, with the gathering beginning at approximately 7. Childcare is available with advance registration – contact Monica
Gallups, firstname.lastname@example.org, 205-516- 4563.
The annual overnight training event is coming up August 16-17. Serving on an Emmaus team is something to be anticipated! Learn more about this ultimate form of service. The training sessions will be enjoyable as well as informative. As with any Emmaus event, there will be food, fun, fellowship, and music. Come spend some quiet time at camp, renew old friendships, and make some new ones! Registration is required by August 9th, and the form can be downloaded from https://alaemmaus.org/.