This Week in Worship
Texts: Isaiah 52:7-10; Hebrews 1:1-5; John 1:1-5, 10-14; 16-18
Reflection on Scripture by Rev. Leslie
- By the close of worship today, Christmas Day, December 25 is the last day for gifts to be recorded for the year 2016 statement.
The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Cereals, Pancake Mix and Syrup or any other nonperishable items are welcomed. Monetary donations are also accepted; please make checks payable to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to our HOPE Representative: Ruth Ann Herman.
Today, is the last day to contribute to the Christmas offering to support hunger relief in South Sudan. We are asking each person to consider giving 5 % of what they spend on Christmas toward the offering. Please put your donation in the Mission Envelope found in the pew rack.
The church offices will be closed on Friday, December 30. It will be open for regular hours otherwise during the New Year’s Holiday week.
Next Sunday, January 1 (New Year’s Day): Sunday Light at 9:30 AM followed by Divine Worship at 10:45 AM.
The Loose Offering will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry next Sunday, January 1 (New Year’s Day).
The Deacons will meet Monday, January 2 at 6:00 pm.
The Annual Calendar Planning meeting will be held on Monday, January 2 at 6:15 pm. All committee chairs and activity presidents are invited to attend.
The Session will meet Monday, January 2 at 7:00 pm.
The Sacrament of Holy Communion will be celebrated on Sunday, January 8. Please prepare your hearts and minds accordingly.
Attention Treasurers: Please turn your Financial Reports and Books to the office by Sunday, January 8.
The church treasurer’s books will be audited the week of January 8-15.
We will ordain and Install church officers for 2017 during worship on Sunday, January 8.
The Annual Reports will be passed out on Sunday, January 22.
The Annual Congregational Meeting is Sunday, January 29. The congregation at that time will vote to receive the 2016 financial reports and approve 2017 Pastoral Terms of Call.
- 4G Young Adult Bible Study will meet on Monday, January 30.