November 23, 2014




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Services for Sunday,

 November 23, 2014


Sunday AM  

"Lessons of Thankfulness"

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

Sunday PM

"Ephesians Series"

"Separation and Unity"

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

   Service tonight at 6:00 P.M.


In respect to the Lord,

please remember

 to turn cell phones off for the service.




Verse for the Week


“Giving thanks always for all things
unto God and the Father
in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ.”
Ephesians 5:20



Church Choir

We would like to encourage all adults and teens who would like to praise the LORD in song to join our church choir.

  If you are interested in joining the choir please see Pastor Lay.


Ladies Ensemble

Practice is on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 P.M. in the auditorium.

 Please see Rosie Heim for details.


Sunday Morning Junior Church

During the Sunday morning service will be  an age-appropriate service for children which will

 encourage them in their faith,

teach them to participate

 and make them smile! 

The ministry is for children,

 beginning at age 6,

up to the fifth grade.

 Children will be dismissed

from the main service and

parents can  pick them up

at the Teen Room (room 6) in

 the Sunday School building. 

For questions please

 see Pastor Farley.



Master Clubs

Master Clubs is an exciting program for kids 5 through 6th grade designed to teach children how to actively serve God and learn important

Biblical doctrine to help them

to grow in Christ.

They meet every

Sunday night at 6 PM.


Last day is Nov. 23rd and

resumes on Jan. 4, 2015


Men’s Mentorship Ministry
In the interest of discipleship for adult men (aged 19+) we are
organizing a brand-new men’s mentorship ministry that focuses on
bringing together mature men of the church with those who can benefit from their example and counsel. We are now inviting men
to sign up to be disciplers and counselors in this exciting new ministry!
Please sign up on the bulletin board, or see Pastor Farley
if you have any questions.


Nursery Volunteers Needed!

We have a ministry opportunity in the nursery.

 Please see one of or leads: Heather Lay, Nancy McFarland, Michele Fabricatore or Sharon Reese for more information.


Ladies Outreach/Visitation

Ladies meet every other Tuesday at 9:30 A.M. in room 2

  Dec 2nd

Please see Wanda Stewart with any questions..


Ministry Opportunities

Thanksgiving Dinner-

provide a dinner to a family in need

Operation Christmas Child-

Shoebox by Wednesday, Nov. 19th

Toys for Tots-

unwrapped new toys by Sunday, Nov. 30th

More information is posted on the bulletin board. If you would like
to make a contribution, please mark your cash envelope
or check memo with the ministry name and place in the offering plate.


 Mary's & Martha's


A ministry for women 19 or older who are single,

widowed, divorced and those who attend church without their husbands to meet in Christian fellowship.

Will not meet in November and December



Mark Your Calendar


Ty Allen-Deacon Ordination!
Please plan to attend

Sunday evening Nov. 23rd.


Ladies Bible Study


Tuesday, December 2nd

at 10 AM in room 2

Thursday, December 4th

at 7 PM in room 2


We will doing a study on the book Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

by Nancy Leigh DeMoss

On Thursday we will have a our Bible study followed by a cookie exchange and Mentee drawing.  Please bring 2 dozen of your favorite cookies to share.

For information see Wanda Stewart


Teen Girls Bible Study


Thursday, December 4th

at 7 PM

They are beginning a study

of the book:

Experiencing God by

Henry & Richard Blackaby

For information see Anna Stewart Blake with questions

 General Information

Lost and Found

Please remember to check the

lost and found closet

 as items will be donated

to a local charity

at the end of each month.


Contribution Checks
To help the office record the correct contribution to the correct fund
please mark your check memo. An example would be

GF $10 / FP $10 for$10 Tithes to General Fund

and $10 to Faith Promise. Other funds include

 Bldg for Building Fund, Bnv for Benevolence,
Teen FP, CD/DVD, Directory and the last name

of the guest speaker. Thank you for your help.


Directory Photos

If you are a member or a regular attendee  and would like to have your photo in the church directory,  please call or e-mail the church office.


Church Directory

If you would like to request an updated church directory,

please fill out a directory order form located

at the Welcome Center.   Place the order form in offering

 basket or in the job requested box with $5.00

Your new directory will be ready shortly and will

be placed in the hall box once completed.


E-Mail Correspondence:
Church members who would like to be placed on the church email alert list, may contact the church office with their current contact information.


Bulletin Announcements
Any requests for bulletin announcements need to be

turned in by noon on Wednesday

to be in Sunday's bulletin.

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