December 9, 2018
Prayer Concerns: Dora Lee Claus, Keith Elledge, Judy Ferguson, Stacey Helms, Charles Owens, Vera Staffy, Mary Wintjen, Mary Barber (Chuck Barber’s sister-in-law), Florence Clendenny (Laura Grimsley’s mother), Johnny Cozad (Wayne & Edna Baughman family), Gary Fine (Terry Fine’s father), Vera Murr (Karl Benjamin’s sister), Sharron Shannon (Friend of Karl Benjamin), Julie Talley (Judy Ferguson’s sister-in-law)
We express our sympathy to the family and friends of Evelyn Ransom who passed away.
Christmas Caroling will be this afternoon! Be at Crossroads by 4:45 so we can divide in groups and leave by 5:00. Supper will be provided upon our return.
The Church Board Meeting will be Tues, Dec 11, 6:30. Packets are in the Long Room.
The Outreach Ministry will be sorting and organizing Adopt a Family gifts and food on Wed, Dec 12, 10:00 in the sanctuary. Extra hands are always needed. Please let Tammi know if you are available to help.
Dec 12, Wed - Kids Connection 3:45. Family Meal for everyone in the church to attend at 5:30. Kids singing in the Cantata will practice at 6:00.
The Choir will practice Sat, Dec 15, 10:00. Childcare will be provided. Youth singing in the Cantata will need to attend.
The 93rd Annual Christmas Cantata will be next Sun, Dec 16. Cantata starts at 5:00. Doors open at 4:00. Childcare will be provided.
Dec 19, Wed - Kids Connection 3:45. Family Meal for everyone in the church to attend at 5:30. Kids Connection Christmas Program in the gym at 6:30.
The Children First Christmas Program will be Thurs, Dec 20, 6:30 in the sanctuary.
The Christmas Eve Service will be Mon, Dec 24, 9:00 p.m.
Youth Group will participate in Christmas Caroling today and have a Christmas Party and white elephant gift exchange afterwards at Crossroads. No meeting Dec 16 due to cantata.
Contact the office if you would like to defray the cost of poinsettias and buy one in memory/honor of loved ones. Cost $10. Deadline Dec 17.
Children First has enough milk/water jugs to build the igloo. Thank you everyone!
Scrip prepaid cards are available for your shopping needs. A list of vendors is on the mantels. A % of your purchase will benefit Children First.
William and Ann Ferguson will be celebrating 60 years of marriage with an open house reception for family and friends at the Crossroads from 2pm until 5pm, Sat, Dec 22nd. This will be a time for visiting and catching up with cake and punch being served. No gifts please.
The 2019 offering envelopes are near the coffee table for you to pick up today. Let the office know if you would like to start using your own set for next year.