ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Oct 3

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.

THIS WEEK, Oct 4—Oct 8
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. 

Fifth Quarter: Friday after the game-midnight All teens are invited to join us for food, fun, & fellowship

Blood Drive: Friday, October 8, from 12—5 pm in the multi-purpose room. You can make your appointment by contacting the church office or visiting RedCrossBlood.org.
LOOKING AHEAD 

Homecoming: Sunday, October 10 is Homecoming! We will have a covered dish meal after the morning gathering at our new picnic shelter!

SMCC Revival: We will have our annual revival Monday, October 11 through Wednesday, October 13, starting at 7 pm. Buddy Reed will be speaking all three nights. We will also have nursery, preschool & K-5 classes.

Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27 from 6:00—8:00 pm. We need help in several areas including set-up, food, clean-up, car trunks, and candy donations. Please sign-up in the area you would like to help! See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.

Camp Pitt Harvest Day: Sunday, November 7, the Harvest Day benefit will be at Camp Pitt starting at 3:00 pm. This benefit is to support the programs and projects for Camp Pitt. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board if you want to attend. Monday, October 25th is the deadline to sign up.

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

Pumpkin Patch: It’s that time of the year again! Grace Network has asked the church to volunteer at the pumpkin patch. SMCC will volunteer for on the following dates: October 7 and October 14, from 1—4 pm. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. 

Just A Little Walk With Jesus: Get outside and join the SMCC family for the semi-annual fitness challenge in the month of October. The challenge will consist of walking/running/biking/etc. 15 miles in the month of October. The cost to participate in this challenge is $25, or $30 with a t-shirt. 100% of the proceeds will go to Sonlight Christian Mission. Registration is open until October 10th. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway or see the church office to register for this event. You must pre-register for this event to get a t-shirt. 

Operation Christmas Child: We will be participating in OCC again this year. For the next six weeks, we encourage the SMCC family to begin collecting items that will go into the boxes. For item ideas by age and gender please go to www.samaritanspurse.org. We will be collecting your family’s boxes beginning in November!

UPCOMING EVENTS:

The Fifth Quarter: Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship! We will also have guest speakers in October! Save the dates: October 8th, October 15th, & November 5th.

Scaremare: Friday, Oct. 22nd We will leave SMCC at 5 & plan to be back by 11. We will stop for a fast food meal. Tickets are $12 (line slasher). The sign-up sheet is beside Pam’s door. 

Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27 from 6—8 pm. This is a safe event for the whole family. Come dressed in your costume (not too scary, spooky, or ghoulish) and trick or treat from the line of cars!

Please contact Pam Mabry at 276-734-2746 if you have any questions about SMCC’s children, youth ministries, or if you would like to volunteer. Thank you!

 

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson’s daughter (Joan), Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Rudy Johnson, Donna Scearce, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Benny Riddle, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann & Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, the Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Belinda Williams, Joan Isom, Mildred Anthony, Donna Turner Martin, Juanita May and her Mom, Denes Bartha, Brad Gauldin and family, Joe & Iris Meadors, Mark Holt, Sue Jacobson, Pauline Miles, Charles Kenney, Rocky Fizzano, Tammy Burden, Suzanne Moore, Arnold Terry, Chuck Deitch, Dulcie Merrell, Kiera Kennedy, Justin Hite