ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Nov 17
No evening gathering will be held today.
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 may make a donation to your desired fund as listed on the form . Turn form in to Heather Helton or place in offering plate with your check/money by today.
Elder Meeting: Sunday, November 17 at 3:00 pm.
Choir Chimers Practice: Today at 4:00 pm
Carillion Ringers Practice: Today at 5:00 pm.
Choir Practice: This evening for everyone and A/V from 6:15-8:00 pm.
THIS WEEK, Nov 18-Nov 22
Deacon Meeting: Monday, November 18 at 6:30 pm.
Board Meeting: Monday, November 18 at 7:00 pm.
Operation Christmas Child: SMCC will be an area wide collection center this year for the shoe boxes. We need volunteers each day for the collection hours. Thank you to all who contributed to our shoe box packing party. We need volunteers for Operation Christmas Child collection week. 11/18-11/24 nightly from 5-7 pm. See Dan or Brittaney for sign up and details.
There will be no youth and adult classes this Wednesday and no meal.
Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, November 21 at 11:30 am-Seniors will meet in the Main Fellowship Hall for their annual Thanksgiving meal. Asking all who attend to bring a covered dish and/or dessert. After the meal we will prepare box meals for church shut-ins. Sign-up sheet on bulletin board.
Mission for the Homeless: Thursday, Nov 21 at 1:00 pm everyone is invited to help make mats for the homeless. Thank you to all who have donated bags for this ministry. The group has made multiple mats due to your contributions. We are in need of plastic bags. Please bring your bags by the church office.
Christmas Decorating: Friday, November 22 at 9:00 am. Join us and let’s get in the holiday spirit! Everyone is invited to join and decorate the church for Christmas.
Deacons For Nov are: Jason Mabry, Jeff Griffith. Brian Stewart
Surviving the Holidays: Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 am. Dealing with loss this season? Wondering how you will get through? You are not alone. Join us for this 2 hour workshop that will help you figure it out.
Pie Social: Wednesday, November 27 everyone is invited to the annual pie social. Bring your favorite pie or dessert to share & enjoy the fellowship.
Church Office: Thursday November 28 and Friday, November 29 the church office will be closed in observance for the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Choir Practice: Sunday, December 1 at 6:15-8 pm.
Stone’s Christmas Café: Wednesday, December 4 from 5-7 pm. SMCC will be hosting a drive-thru hot beverage bar. We need help in all areas. Please sign up to be a part of this community outreach event and spread Christmas cheer! Signup sheet on bulletin board.
Joy Circle Brunch: Thursday, December 5 at 11:00 am.
CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Apple Sauce (12-15oz.) For Oct-Dec
Note To Church Members: There are old directories and 50 year anniversary booklets that members are welcome to take. These items are placed at each entrance going into the main auditorium. The quantities are limited. If you are interested be sure to pick up a booklet or directory while the supplies last. There will be no more once they are gone.
SMCC First Aid Team: The church is looking for anyone interested in joining the church’s first aid team. Training is not required. However training will be provided. If interested or have additional questions, please contact Scott Robertson at email@example.com with your name and contact information.
Youth Friendsgiving: This evening from 5-7 pm the youth will meet at Bobby’s home for Friendsgiving. This is for middle and high school. See Bobby for more details.
NYEELO: December 30-31, for middle and high school youth only. This (New Years Eve Eve Lock-Out) event will be at Camp Lee Ford. Plan to leave the church at 12:00 pm. Sign-up sheet on youth bulletin board.
Family Sunday Lock-In: December 31, for preschool and grades K-5. There will be two times for this event. The preschoolers will be able to come from 7-11 pm and K-5 will be able to come from 7pm-7 am. You must sign up by December 22 to be able to attend the lock-in. Please contact Bobby Paulk for more details.
TCTC (Wilderness): January 10 – 12, 2020. This event is for 8 – 12 graders only. Leaving from Bassett High School at lunchtime. More information and sign-up sheet on Youth Bulletin Board.
ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Nov 17