This Week at St Paul’s 12/8 – 12/16

ANNOUNCEMENTS

FLOWERSThe flowers on the organ today are in loving memory of Norma Brown’s birthday (12/11) by the Brown Family. 

GREETERS – Mandy, Maya, and Lucy Tzan.   12/16 – Frank & Beth Robert.

LITURGISTS – Jay Fetterman. 12/16 – Jay McNeil.

NURSERY – Carol Bleam. 12/16 – Jaime Pickett.

USHERS Jeff Creutzer, Chris Finney; Todd Brown & Scott Brown.

12/16 – Wade Forbes, Bill Gawel, ND Alagbu, & Chris True.

UMYFTonightRegular 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 PROJECTS The Four Sundays of Giving

During the month of December, St. Paul’s will again support the following ministries: Noting which “Sunday of Giving” you are contributing to on your check and envelope will assist our “counters” immensely! 

 

December 2               Carroll County Food Sunday Monetary donations AND an food drive (to last all month) of non-perishable items to be placed in the basket in the church foyer.

December 9               Springfield HospitalMonetary donations

December 16             Human Services Program of Carroll County – Monetary donations

December 23             Grace and Addiction – Monetary donations

December 30             Any donations from the December Mission envelope (in your envelope packet) will be divided among the Four Sundays of Giving.

St. PAUL’S CHRISTMAS CARD MAILBOXWill open NEXT Sunday, 12/9.

Please note:  1)  Cards will be for “current” members only,

2)  No cards for Gaither members,

3)  Indicate the “full name” on the envelope as there is more than one family with the same last name.

Please bring your alphabetized/rubber banded cards to the Social Hall for alphabetical placement.  Cards will be available for pick-up until Weds., January 2 after which time all cards left on the tables will be disposed of.  Thank you!

 

UPCOMING MEETINGS/EVENTS

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

Administrative Council Meeting -7:00 PM – Rm. 202/204

 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

Social Hall

Grace & Addiction Dinner – 3:00 PM – 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