Gala tickets for $25.00 each are available for our annual gala on Saturday, November 18th. If you are interested in attending this event, please purchase your ticket by TODAY, November 12th. Please contact Shirley Britt if you need tickets.
With the formation of our new ministry area committees and our new budget year starting in January, it is time for budge requests. We encourage ministry areas to meet as soon as possible and to prepare budget requests. Please have your budget requests in by November 19th. for our finance team to consider as we plan for 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Doreen.
The annual Women’s Retreat will be February 23rd-25th. The trip will be $165. A deposit of $83 payable to BIBC is due by December 17th. If you have questions, please contact Mary Jordan at 910-846-2042.
The Women of the church will meet Monday, November 20th @6:30 p.m. for fellowship and Bible study. We will continue with the Bad Girls of the Bible book study. All women and their guests are welcome to attend. Please contact Mary Jordan at 910-846-2042 with questions.
Hanging of the Greens Combined Service
We will begin our Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens on December 3rd in a combined service. Please join us at 10:30 a.m. that Sunday morning for this special service. Sunday School will be at 9:30 a.m.
Assisted listening devices
For those of us who have trouble hearing, there are now listening devices available to help you hear the sermon. If you would like to use one of these devices, bring your own headphones, and we will be glad to help get you set up. If you know you are going to need one, please let Pastor Rudy know a week in advance so we can get a device ready.
Rosemary Trees for Christmas
You may make our sanctuary a little more beautiful at Christmas by placing Rosemary Trees in honor of or in memory of someone. The cost of each flower is $15.00, which you should include with your form and place in the offering basket. Please turn in this form and money by Sunday, November 26th. The flowers will be placed in the church on Sunday, December 3rd, for Hanging of the Greens.
We want to acknowledge and thank each and every one of our Veterans this morning…..