The Nursery Volunteers Needed
Volunteers needed for this very special ministry area. With new resources and technology, the Nursery is an exciting place to serve our littlest members. If you are interested in ministering to children up to age 3, please contact Charlene Taylor at 910-512-4649.
Called Business Meeting
We will have a Called Business Meeting to affirm the new nominees for our ministry areas. The meeting will be Wednesday, October 10th, following our prayer meeting and Bible study. A list of ministry areas is posted on Sign-up Central.
Other Opportunities to Serve
We have the opportunity for you to serve as the need arises in two very special ministries. Our Prayer Team and Manna Ministries need volunteers. The Prayer Team is called when the members our church family have urgent needs. The Manna Team serves our families in need of compassion and hospitality during times of grief by preparing meals. Please see Sign-up Central if you would like to participate in these ministries.
Annual Christmas Gala
AS we prepare for our annual Christmas Gala, if you have auction quality donations or donations from area businesses, please contact Shirley Britt at 843-845-2718 OR Doris Kelley at 252-452-7461. If you would like to volunteer to be a part of this exciting event, you may leave your contact information on the sheet on Sign-up Central. The gala is November 17th with doors opening at 5 p.m. Tickets will be $25.00 each. If anyone would like a ticket, please contact Doris or Shirley for tickets as well.
Discipleship Class – CHANGE OF DATE TO NOVEMBER
The Discipleship Class 1: Becoming Disciples through Bible Study will begin this fall with classes on Tuesdays twice a month starting November 6th. Note this is a new start date due to shipping delays of the materials. This series will be in a new format designed for busy adults as it journeys us through all the books of the Bible. Graduates of the program are encouraged to come a mentor classmates as we find fresh insights into Scripture. If you are interested in joining the class or have questions, please contact Doreen.
Fall Festival October 31st
We will have a Fall Festival this October 31st from 6:00 to 8:00 with all that makes an autumn country faire fun. The Men will have a baking contest; the ladies will have a chili cookoff; and the kids will have a pumpkin carving contest. If you are an artist or crafter, we would love to have you display your handmade goods in our artisanal show. The kids will be able to dress up and get Halloween candy and we will have a fire to roast hotdogs. Games and festivities throughout the night will provide a good time for all. Candy donations are appreciated.
Men’s Bible Study
The men of the church will resume its Bible study led by Elton Glenn this Thursday from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. IF you have questions, please contact Elton at 703-369-9410.
WOM October Meeting
The Ladies of the church are invited to the monthly WOM meeting on October 15th at 6:30 p.m. for a time of fellowship and Bible study led by Mrs. Mary Jordan. All ladies and their guests are welcome.