ACOLYTES – Kesi Mertz. 12/16 – Veda Doxzen.
GREETERS – Charles & Pauline Rosier. 12/16 – Tom & Joyce Arnold.
LITURGISTS – Jessica Steeves. 12/16 – Patty Doxzen.
UMYF – Tonight – Regular Meeting – 6:00 – 8:00 PM
DETERRA DRUG DEACTIVATION BAGS – The Carroll County Health Department has provided bags to safely and environmentally dispose of pills, liquids, and patches. Once the medication is deactivated, bags can be tossed in the trash can. These bags are NOT to be used with drugs having specific disposal instructions or for needles. Bags are located in the Social Hall labeled “Opioid Prevention Coalition” or can be obtained from the church office.
DECEMBER MISSION PROJECT – Adopt-A Family – We will continue to collect gift cards from Walmart and grocery stores in the Eldersburg area. If the families have a specific need, a list will be provided and can be found in the designated mission information area. Monetary donations are also welcome and items or gift cards will be purchased. Your check may be made payable to GUMC, memo’d “Adopt-A-Family.” We will collect up to the week before Christmas to allow the family to purchase their needed items.
BOARD OF CHILD CARE – Please look for collection envelopes in your bulletin. Also, detailed information concerning the Board of Child Care can be found in the designated mission information area.
CHRISTMAS MAILBOX – Gaither’s Christmas mailbox opens TODAY! Please drop off your Christmas cards, for Gaither church members only, on the table as you enter the Fellowship Hall. Don’t’ forget to pick up your cards each Sunday after worship service. Thank you!
Mon., 12/10 Prayer Circle Small Group – 7:00 PM – Sanctuary
A.A. Meeting – 8:30 PM – Social Hall
Tues., 12/11 No DISCIPLE Class
Transitions – 6:30 PM
Weds., 12/12 Advent Light Dinner & Study – 6:00 PM – Social Hall
Thurs., 12/13 Lunch Bunch Small Group Bible Study – 11:30 AM – Rm. 202/204
Fri., 12/14 A.A. Meetings – 7:00 PM – Social Hall
8:30 PM – Social Hall
Sat., 12/15 U. M. Women’s Christmas Brunch – 10:00 – 1:00 PM St. Paul’s Social Hall
Grace & Addiction Dinner – 3:00 PM – St. Paul’s Social Hall
CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES:
3:00 PM – Children’s Service St. Paul’s
5:00 PM – Family Service St. Paul’s
7:00 PM – Candlelight Service Gaither
9:00 PM – Candlelight Service St. Paul’s