ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Nov 14

Thank You, Veterans!
Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting, please take a moment to fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website at www.stonemcc.com. We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!
Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.
Baby Bottle Boomerang: SMCC is partnering with our local Pregnancy Care Center in November for the annual “Baby Bottle Boomerang” campaign. Baby Bottle Boomerang is an opportunity for the church family and SMCC youth group to have hands-on involvement in a project that saves the lives of unborn children. Before you leave today – pick up a bottle, pray over it, fill it with change, dollars, or checks, and return by November 28th.
THIS WEEK, Nov 15—Nov 19
Quilt Show: Monday, November 15, from 9:00 am—6:30 pm. Karren Meeks will be set up in the Main Fellowship Hall located downstairs displaying her handmade quilts which will be available for purchase. Come out and see her beautiful craftsmanship.
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. It will also be live-streamed on Facebook.
National Collection Week: SMCC will be the collection site for our area. The national collection week will be November 15—22. We need your help with organizing and stacking boxes. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.
LOOKING AHEAD 
Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, November 18th, the Silver Stone Seniors will have the annual Thanksgiving lunch at the church. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Note: The ham and turkey are already covered. 
Friendsgiving: We will have a Friendsgiving on Sunday, November 21, starting at 4 pm. (NOTE: DATE CHANGE) This will be a drive-in event and it will take place in the lower parking lot of the church. Come out a enjoy pie, music, and fellowship.
Elder Meeting: The Elder meeting will be Sunday, November 21, at 3 pm.
Deacon Meeting: The Deacon meeting will be Monday, November 15, at 6:30 pm.
Board Meeting: The Board meeting will be Monday, November 15, at 7 pm.
Bell Rehearsal: Sunday, November 21, at 4:30 pm.
Church Office: The church office will be closed for the following dates: Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26.
Pie Social: Wednesday, November 24, starting at 7 pm. Everyone is invited to the annual pie social. Bring your favorite pie or dessert to share and enjoy the fellowship.
Hanging Of The Greens: Wednesday, Dec 1st, at 7 pm. This gathering will be where the church family finishes the main auditorium decorations. The decorations are symbols of joy, love, newness of life, peace, and hope.
Woman’s Ornament: An event of all ladies on Friday, December 3, from 7—9 pm for a great time of fellowship. Bring a wrapped Christmas ornament valued at or around $10 and your favorite dessert. We will share in dessert, a gift exchange, and a Christmas devotional given by Sarah Rodriguez. See the signup sheet on the bulletin board if you want to attend.
Stone’s Christmas Café: Saturday, Dec 11, from 5—7 pm. SMCC will host a drive-thru hot beverage bar. This is a community event for everyone to enjoy. Let’s spread Christmas cheer.
CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Canned Beans or Peas (15 oz) For Oct-Dec
Poinsettias for Christmas: If you would like to place a poinsettia in the church in memory of or in honor of your loved ones for Christmas, forms are located at each entrance/exit—6½” pot=$13, 8½” pot=$27, 10” pot=$33.50, or you can donate to your desired fund as listed on the form. Turn the form into Heather with your check/cash. All orders must be placed by November 21st. (Note: orders can’t be placed after November 21st).
A big thank you to everyone who contributed to the love offering for Camp Pitt. SMCC raised 850.00 for the Harvest Day at Camp Pitt.