November Worship Series:
Nov. 13—Stewardship Sunday—Rev. David Snipes, Pres. Of WNCC UM Foundation.
Nov. 20—Thanksgiving Sunday—Rev. Mary Miller will be preaching on Giving Thanks for Eternity.” You are invited to bring a special love offering for your church or mission project in honor of Thanksgiving.
Nov. 27— Hanging of the Greens—the United Methodist Women will be ushering in the season of Advent with a Hanging of the Greens Service. This special worship service of lifting up the Word in music and scripture will prepare the way for us to welcome the King of Kings during Advent.
New Adult Bible Study. Christianity, Cults & Religions. Classes on Wednesdays meet in the Parlor at 10:30 am and Thursdays at 6:30 pm in the New Disciple classroom. We will be doing this Bible Study along with breaking out into small groups to discuss where we are and where we want to be in our faith.
Stewardship Sunday is November 13. You will receive a letter and pledge card in the mail this week (if you haven’t already). On Sunday, November 13 at both services Rev. David Snipes from UM Foundation will be our Stewardship Guest Speaker. You are asked to bring your pledge card to the altar on Sunday, November 13. If you are unable to bring them to church that Sunday, you may mail them to the church office or bring them the following Sunday.
Calling all Seamstresses! The Amy Shield Circle is coordinating a sewing service project with the Girl Scouts and participation is open to anyone who is interested and has some basic knowledge of sewing. On November 12 at 6:00 pm we are going to help the girls make pillowcase dresses to be taken to Kenya in January. About 10 adults are needed to help. If interested either see or call Doris Darnell (336-764-8625)
The Christian Service Class will be selling Fresh Pecan Halves at $10.00 per pound. See a member of the class to place an order by November 1st.
Please remember we still need school supplies for Flat Rock School. We will be collecting them through the fall. A list is in the newsletter.
Events Coming Up—Mark your calendars!
- November 27—”Hanging of the Greens” at the 11:00 Worship Service
- December 11—Chancel Choir will be singing their annual Christmas Cantata and the Bell Choir will be performing at the 11:00 Worship Service.
- December 18—The Mount Carmel Kidz will be performing their production at 3:00 pm
- December 24—Christmas Candlelight Service at 9:00 pm.