ANNOUNCEMENTS AND EVENTS
meeting following morning’s worship service – More details regarding the pastoral sabbatical were shared with the congregation. Matt
Lockhart, church chair, discussed the financial aspects of the sabbatical in relation to the 2018 church budget and answer any questions.
DEACON’S FUND – Offering plates were at the back of the sanctuary to help those in our congregation in need.
THURSDAY Dinner and a Study – Dinners and study will resume in January.
Advent Services Sunday Evenings
December 17 – Longest Night Service – 7 to 8pm
December 24 – Christmas Eve Service – 6 to 7pm
December 24 – No Christian Formation Classes
Sunday Morning but Cider and Cookies at 10:15!
CHURCH DIRECTORY – There is a copy of the church directory in the narthex. Please check your listing and make changes, additions, or deletions on it so we can make an updated one for everyone.
BIRTHDAYS – Jason Clark 12/5, John Gettis 12/7 & Carol Wolf 12/9.
If a birthday or anniversary has been forgotten or mistaken, please contact us at the church office so we can update our records.
NEXT WEEK – Second Sunday in Advent and Pastor Merrie continues the Advent series with the message “The One Who is to Come” from Mark 1:1-8.
Drumroll please……it's finally here, time for your chance to be part of the Christmas Choir!
We are excited to be starting rehearsals for the Christmas season, and we need you to join us!!
All ages, 11 to 100 are welcome!
We'll be doing some gospel music, learning it by ear (for those of you who don't read music), as well as several songs using music.
If you sing, come join us in the excitement as we celebrate the birth of our wonderful Savior, Jesus!!
Rehearsals will be:
Thursday, November 30th,
7:00 – 8:30pm
Sunday, December 10,
approximately 12:20 – 1:15
Thursday, December 14,
7:00 – 8:30pm
Thursday, December 21,