Announcements for Sunday, November 1

Ministry Fair: Today we will have a ministry fair. This is the perfect time for you to get involved in the ministries we have here at SMCC. If you are interested in joining one of our ministries, please fill the connection card attached to the bottom of this bulletin or fill it out online. The booths will be set up around the perimeter of the main auditorium where you can find out more information and ask questions.

Connection Card: Please utilize the connection card. Fill out the connection card through the SMCC app or fill out the card attached to this bulletin if you have any prayer requests, change in your information, and concerns. This is also a record of attendance.

THIS WEEK, Nov 2—Nov 6
Mid-Week Gathering Note: The Wednesday night gathering will be in the Main Auditorium at 7:00 pm.

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” pot=$33.50 or you may make a donation to your desired fund as listed on the form. Turn form in to Heather with your check. Money by Wednesday, November 4th. (Note: order can’t be placed after November 4th).

LOOKING AHEAD
Wedding Shower: Jarred Marlowe and Meghan Martin will have a drive thru wedding shower on Saturday, November 7th from 10am-12noon at the church. Lowes & Amazon gift cards or cash would be appreciated.

Camp Pitt Benefit: Sunday, November 8 the Harvest Day benefit will be at Camp Pitt. The event starts at 3:00 pm. The church will collect a donation for this benefit. Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the outdoors on the camp ball field for a concert from The Dave Melton Family Singers. Brunswick stew will be available to take home for supper. Sign—up sheet on bulletin board.

Elder Meeting: Sunday, November 15. Time will be determined.

Board Meeting: Monday, November 16 at 7 p.m.

Pie Social: Mark your calendars for our annual pie social on Wednesday, November 25 at 7:00 pm.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Canned Beans or peas(15 oz) For Oct—Dec

Family Pictures: Ashley Farrar will be taking family Christmas pictures for us on the following dates: Sunday 11/15,Wednesday 11/18, Sunday 11/22, Sunday 11/29. Pictures will be taken from 10:00—10:30 & immediately following our Sunday worship gathering. Wednesday pictures will be from 6:30-7:00. These pictures will also be used to update our SMCC directory.

Church Office: The church office will be closed for the upcoming holidays. Wednesday, November 11 for Veterans Day and Thursday, November 26 for Thanksgiving Day.

Operation Christmas Child: We will be collecting again this year for Operation Christmas Child. Pick up a box from the stage and fill your box. The list of supplies for each age group and a shoe box label will be in each box. It is $9 to ship each box. If you would like make a $9 donation you can give online or mail your check in the postage –paid envelope. Please see a staff member to pick up an envelope. Boxes must be turned in by November 15th.

Offering Envelopes: If you want offering envelopes or to cancel receiving them please see or contact Joe Ashworth at 647-1499. Envelopes will be distributed in December.

Sympathy Note: Our heartfelt and deepest sympathy is sent to Billy Shields’ family. He passed away this past week. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers as his family goes through this difficult time.