Church Luncheon: Everyone is invited to attend a covered dish luncheon today at 12:00 noon in the fellowship hall. The luncheon will be served by church hostess Jerilyn Fair, with assistance from Cirlce 4 and the Worship Committee.
Saints Alive Luncheon: The monthly Saints Alive luncheon will be held this Tuesday, December 18, with a change in location. Instead of our regular meeting in the fellowship hall, we are going to have lunch at Julia’s Talley House in Troutman. The group plans to leave at 12:00 noon; cost of the buffet lunch is $9.40 and includes choices of several meats, a variety of vegetables, bread and dessert. Please contact Ellen Auten (704-664-5275; email@example.com) by Monday, December 17 to make a reservation for lunch.
Saints Alive Trip: The Saints Alive trip to Darshana Hall Plantation has been rescheduled, due to last week’s snow and ice. The group plans to visit the historic plantation this Thursday, December 20, leaving at 12:15 p.m.; cost is $10. The historic plantation is located near Statesville, and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places; we will also enjoy its festive Christmas decorations as we tour the home. Please contact Ellen Auten (704-664-5275; firstname.lastname@example.org) to make a reservation.
First Kids Reminders: First Kids Worship is collecting money to donate to the Salvation Army Hurricane Relief Fund. All donations should be turned in by next Sunday, December 23. In addition, First Kids Worship will not meet next Sunday December 23.
Devotionals: Look for the 2019 devotional table in the fellowship hall to find a sampling of devotional materials. Please turn order forms in to Ellen Auten as soon as possible.
Logos/Middle School Ministry (MSM) 2nd semester: Registration is underway for 2nd semester of Logos/MSM, which is scheduled to begin Wednesday, January 9. Held on Wednesday afternoons from 4:30 – 7:00 pm, Logos/MSM is for children and youth in 1st – 8th grades, and consists of Bible study, worship skills, recreation and dinner. Parent participation is required, and a fee is charged ($35 per year registration fee and a $55 per semester tuition fee). New Logos/MSM participants should contact Valerie Mauney (704-723-1531) or Stephanie Sentas (781-267-5559) by Sunday, January 6 in order to participate in 2nd semester activities. A parent meeting (for new participants only) will be held Wednesday, January 9 at 4:30 pm in the fellowship hall.
The Chancel Choir and Orchestra will present the Christmas Cantata, “On This Shining Night” next Sunday, December 23 during the 11:00 am worship service.
•12/14 – PYF Activity TBD – 7:00 pm
•12/16 – Combined PYF Christmas Party- (4-8 pm) Triple Diamond Farm
•12/19 – PYF Supper Club – 6:15 pm
•12/21 – PYF Activity TBD – 7:00 pm
•12/23 – No PYF