Sunday School Announcements
Chip Alexander has agreed to serve as our new Adult Sunday School Director and Tammy Benton as our new Sunday School Outreach Director. Chip will be responsible to the church leading all facets of the adult Bible study program, responsible for the creation and organization of the adult departments and classes to ensure optimum Bible study effectiveness. Tammy will be responsible to the church for providing the Sunday School organization with the direction and leadership in reaching absentees, members and non-member prospects. She will provide leaders with the tools required to reach and evangelize individuals through Sunday School. An e-mail address has been created for Sunday School teachers/leaders. If you have question or suggestions, you can use firstname.lastname@example.org to contact Chip.
Lottie Moon Christmas Offering
The national Lottie Moon Christmas offering goal is $175,000,000. Our local goal as a church is $14,000. A record-breaking $154 million was collected for the 2013 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering, thanks to the generous giving of Southern Baptists to international missions. Thus far for 2014 we have received for a church total of $1,575.00.
Adult Christmas Musical Presentation
Join us Sunday evening, December 14, at 6:00 p.m. as our Adult Music Ministry presents the Christmas musical, “Sounds of the Season.”
Big Country Breakfast
December 28, the final Sunday of December, we will share a church-wide breakfast and time of worship in the Activity Room at 9:00 a.m. Please sign-up at the Information Table. The menu includes eggs, sausage, bacon, biscuits, gravy, grits, and a beverage. The cost is $3 per person with $12 family maximum.
We will have a special Christmas Candlelight Communion Service on Sunday, December 21, at 6:00 p.m. in the sanctuary.
New Sunday School Class
Brandon will be starting a new Sunday School class on January 4 called Journey. This class is for adults that are around mid 20’s to early 30’s that are either single or married and need a place to connect and really dig in the Word. At this stage in life there are many new journeys that we begin and the purpose of this class is to help each other navigate these journeys through encouragement, fellowship, and Bible study. If you are interested in joining this class or have any questions feel free to ask Brandon (Bubba).
Christmas Card Mailbox
During December, you may send your church friends and family a Christmas card by using the mailbox at the Information Table. The cost for each card is 25¢. All proceeds go to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering. In order for the mailbox to run smoothly, please file the cards by recipient’s last name. Everyone be sure to check the mailbox frequently for mail you may have received.
We will be decorating the sanctuary this Christmas with poinsettias. If you would like to purchase a poinsettia in honor or in memory of a loved one, the cost is $10. Please stop by the Welcome Center to reserve your poinsettia. This Sunday, December 14, will be the last day to reserve poinsettias. All proceeds go to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering.
Parkview Bowling League
If you would be interested in being part of a 4 person bowling team as a part of a 14 week league beginning in January 2015 ages 16 and older, please respond to this e-mail or sign the sheet at the Information Table. Veteran bowlers and beginners are welcome to participate. The cost is $10.00 per week which includes bowling, shoe rental, ball, bag, and t-shirt. You can create your own team or you can sign up as an individual and we will assist you in joining a team. For more information contact David Sharp at email@example.com.
A Special Thanks
Thank you for the generous donations of coats, gloves, hats, and scarves to kids at Frances Nungester. Thank you also for your continued support of the Backpack Ministry. Your generosity is making a difference in the lives of many kids.
Promiseland Preschool 2014-2015 Registration
Promiseland is now accepting registration forms for the 2014-2015 school year. Promiseland welcomes children ages 6 weeks through 4 years. For registration forms, please click the link below.
Promiseland Preschool Application
In December, we’ll only meet for the first 3 weeks, and we ‘d love for you to join us! Please let Melissa Moore know if you are planning on coming, so she can plan for food.
Youth Connect Conference
December 28-30 in Pigeon Forge, Tn.—This conference features several speakers and bands including Building 429 and Sidewalk Prophets. The cost is $100 plus money for food. Please check with Brandon to sign-up & for more details.
AWANA meets this Wednesday evening at 5:45 p.m.
3’s, 4’s, and 5’s (not in kindergarten) will meet this Sunday in the Jungle Room at 6:00 p.m.
Sunday Evening for Children & 5th & 6th Grade Ministry
There will be no classes this Sunday, December 14, for the Children or the 5th and 6th Grade due to the Adult Christmas Musical.