ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Sept 12

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and 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—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, Sept 13 – Sept 17
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. 

Silver Stone Seniors: The group will meet Thursday, September 16, at 11 am in the main fellowship hall for a covered dish lunch. The group will be combining with the Willing Workers Class for the meal. David and Rudy are providing ham and chicken. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. If you plan to attend please bring a covered dish, desserts, or bread. 

LOOKING AHEAD
Elder Meeting: The meeting will be Sunday, September 19 at 3 pm.

Board Meeting: The meeting will be Monday, September 20 at 7 pm. 

Camp Pitt Ladies Retreat: The ladies’ retreat will be Saturday, September 25, from 8:30 am — 2:00 pm. See the flyer on the bulletin board for more information. 

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for the double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070. 


CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS

Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Pumpkin Patch: It’s that time of the year again. Grace Network has asked the church to volunteer at the pumpkin patch. Here are the dates that SMCC will volunteer for the pumpkin patch; September 29, 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 benefit Sonlight Christian Mission. Registration is open from September 5th until October 10th. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway beginning September 5 or see the church office to register for this event. You must pre-register for this event to get a t-shirt. 

Thank You Note: Thank you to all for the prayers, cards, phone calls, and text messages. I greatly appreciate everything the church family has done and for the concerns. – Betty Farrar

CHILDREN & YOUTH CLASSES

Sunday School 9:00—10:15 a.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

Sunday Worship 10:30 – 11:45a.m. for Nursery, PK, & K-5

Wednesday Worship 7:00–8:00p.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

High School Youth Group (Grades 9—12)
Tuesday 5:30—7:00 pm
Middle School Youth (Grades 6—8)
Thursday 3:30—5:00 pm

Our Nursery is located on the first floor.
Preschool classes meet on the second floor.
K-5 & Youth meet on the 3rd floor.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

“The Fifth Quarter” Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship!
Save the dates: September 17th,
October 1st, October 8th, October 15th, & November 5th

*SAVE THE DATE:
K-5 Teacher Training will be on Saturday, October 2nd

There is an area-wide youth meeting (grades 6-12) on September 25th with Horsepasture Christian Church & Rich Acres Christian Church.

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