Weekly Announcements 11/18/2020
Bible Memory- This week we are working on James 5:7-12.
The Quarterly Business Meeting on December 6th will be directly after the morning worship service.
Piercing Word will be presenting the entire book of James in the worship service this Sunday, November 22. They will also be teaching a combined adult Sunday school class in the sanctuary.
Connecting Idea –intentional thanksgiving. Hang up a list of things for which you are thankful and encourage others to add to it. Then share your list with friends and neighbors.
Upward Basketball: Please help us spread the word! Although we are taking certain COVID precautions, Upward is still happening this year. Registration information is located on our church website and closes on December 10th. Also, please contact Nate Muller or Doug Kauffman to volunteer as a coach or referee. We are always looking for help in these areas and perhaps even more so this year.
Operation Christmas Child- This Sunday is the last day to drop off your boxes that you filled at home. If you can’t have them here by Sunday, they can be dropped off at Gateway Church on Monday.
Ladies Connect Campfire Nights- Final meeting is this Sunday, November 22. They will meet at Melissa Oser's house unless the weather is bad, then they will meet in the café area in the church foyer. Contact Melissa with questions.
Christmas Program – This year we will present our program on December 20th at 9am and 10:30am. Both presentations will be the same. By holding two services, we will be able to allow for social distancing and allow everyone the chance to enjoy the program. The 10:30am service will be livestreamed. Signups will begin online next week or you may contact the church office.
Poinsettia Dedication – Each year we provide poinsettias to purchase in memory or honor of a loved one and use them to decorate the sanctuary. The cost is $7 and there are order forms beside the offering box in the foyer. You may also order by contacting the church office. Deadline to order is this Sunday, November 22nd.
Attention All Ladies: The Secret Sister program will begin again on Jan.11, 2021. Forms are in the foyer on the Welcome Center. Please fill out, if interested and place in Rich & Linda Ingram's mailbox by Dec. 27, 2020. For questions about the program, please call Linda Ingram at 484-883-9892 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Looking forward to a great Secret Sister program in 2021!
COVID 19 Safety Guidelines – Please click here to review our safety guidelines.
Christmas Card for Missionaries – Rather than sending around individual cards for everyone to sign during Sunday School, there is one large card on the Welcome Center. Please stop by to sign it and we will make copies for each missionary family to send with their Christmas gifts in December.