Announcements for Sunday, September 6


Today is the last Sunday to contribute to the Salvation Army’s Christmas in the summer program. This is to raise funds to help raise funds to help our local Salvation Army! You can place your donations in the Red Kettle at the main entrance of the Main Auditorium.

Youth Volunteer Meeting: A youth volunteer meeting with Pam Mabry will be today after the morning gathering. Lunch will be provided.

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, Sept 7—Sept 11
Church Office: Monday, September 7 the church office will be closed in observance of Labor Day.

Mid-Week Gathering Note: Starting in September the Wednesday night gathering will be in the Main Auditorium at 7:00 pm.

LOOKING AHEAD
Praise and A/V Team Meeting: Don’t forget about the Praise and A/V Team meeting Sunday, Sept 13 after the morning gathering. Lunch will be provided. Please respond to the email Heather sent through Planning Center, or contact the church office by Friday, Sept 11th.

Elder Meeting: Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm.

Deacon Meeting: Monday, Sept 21 at 6:00 pm in the Multi-Purpose room.

Board Meeting: Monday, Sept 21 at 7:00 pm.

Grace Network Pumpkin Patch: SMCC has been assigned to work the Pumpkin Patch on Monday, October 1 & 8 from 1:00—4:00 pm. Sign-up sheet is located on church bulletin board.

Pancake Breakfast: Everyone is invited to enjoy a pancake breakfast on Saturday, October, 3.

LoveLikeLily Blood Drive: Friday, October 9 a blood drive will be here at SMCC in the Mid-Pointe room. More information coming soon!

Homecoming: Mark your calendars for Sunday, October 18 for our homecoming. This is a date change from Oct 11th to the 18th and more details to come.

Creeper Trail: White Top Mountain to Damascus, VA— Saturday October 17th. The cost is $32 and includes your bicycle rental and shuttle service. We will meet at SMCC at 7 am and stop for a fast—food breakfast. Wear comfortable clothing and good shoes. Open to anyone 14 years old and without a guardian or younger with a guardian. Sign-up sheet on bulletin board. See Tim Wood for more information.

Family Fall Festival: Everyone mark your calendars for Saturday, October 24 for this SMCC family event! More information coming soon for this event!

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Juice (40—60 oz) For July— Sept

Sympathy Note: Our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy goes to Ramona Adams in the passing of her father, J.C. Mabry

Sympathy Note: Our heartfelt condolences and deepest sympathy goes to Frank Janey and family in the passing of his Step Mother, Essie Janey.

Operation Christmas Child: We will be collecting again this year for Operation Christmas Child. The items will be the same as in years past. Start stocking up now on school supplies and other supplies. More info coming soon!

YOUTH EVENTS
Attention All Parents: GET READY! It’s time for your children to get connected again! KIDS BLAST for grades K—5. No matter rain or shine Kids Blast will be held! Pam is excited about teaching and equipping your children to believe, learn, and serve together as a family! The guidelines will be followed to protect your children.       

Family Fall Festival: Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 24! This event will be for everyone!!! Children are welcome to come dressed in there costume and get ready for some fun! More information coming soon for this event!