CHURCH FAMILY NEWS
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Adult Discipleship Pastor Debbie Noble preaching
Service times are 9:15 and 10:45 a.m.
SPARK Thanksgiving • Tuesday, November 19 at 8pm • Johnson Fellowship Hall. If you are between the ages of 18 & 30, you are invited to join us for food, games testimonies and conversation. Contact Young Adult Director Jerry Csaki at 330-206-0552 if you have questions.
IT’S ANGEL TREE TIME… Your help is needed as we reach out to Alliance children who have a parent who is incarcerated this Christmas. Angel Tree tags, as well as sign-up sheets for baking cookies, wrapping gifts, and/or delivering gifts will be at our Angel Tree located in the sanctuary foyer TODAY.
SENIOR & ADULT EVENT – Saturday, November 23, we are going to Bible Walk, a life size wax museum, bringing God's Word to life. The church van will leave the church at 8:30am. Cost per person is $25.25. We will be stopping at Cracker Barrel for brunch on the way to the museum. Contact Sports and Rec Director Laura Gressinger to reserve your spot. See more about Bible Walk on their website www.biblewalk.us.
WINTER WONDERFEST –December 8 - 4-9pm - Join us for *Pizza *Games *Smores-bar *Café *Outdoor Activities *Photo Booth *Crafts *Special Guest to tell the Christmas Story *Live Entertainment beginning at 6pm. Everything is FREE!
Saturdays, beginning Nov 23 • 10am • Room 208 - Jerry Hart will teach us about “Sensible Weight Control”. There are many fad diets that actually starve the body and in turn, make the body store fat. Cost is $5 per person. Please RSVP to Jerry.
CONGREGATIONAL BUSINESS MEETING • Sunday, November 24 • 6:30pm • Sanctuary – We will be voting on incoming officers, budget items and the proposed Organizational Chart (pick up a copy of the proposed Organizational Chart at the Welcome Center desk in the sanctuary foyer)
ATTENTION ALL MOUNT UNION STUDENTS – Join us on Sunday nights at 8pm in Room 126 in the DeWald Chapel. Steve and Chris Woolf will be leading a Bible study. See you there!
OUTREACH - THANKSGIVING COMMUNITY DINNER – NOVEMBER 28 – We are again helping with dinner on Thanksgiving Day. We need 20lb turkeys cooked and boned, deserts, and help with packing and delivering meals. This will take place at Christ United Methodist Church. Sign up TODAY in the lower foyer. If you have questions, contact Outreach Pastor Roger Meir.
RECLAIMING the POWER of ‘YADA’ – Our annual marriage retreat will be March 13-15, 2020 at Hilton Garden Inn, Twinsburg. Speakers will be Jeremiah & Elisha Kutz. Sign up now and give your spouse a Christmas gift to remember. Brochures are located in the lower foyer brochure rack. Find out more about Jeremiah’s new book “Heckled from the Balcony” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QDmmofCAMsY
PEWS , PEWS , AND MORE PEWS! The renovation team is taking names of those who would like to have one or more pews. (Donations accepted to renovation fund. ). Please give your name to Mike Geiger 330-257-4310. Be sure to tell him how many and which size pew... there are 2 different sizes. The custodial staff will unbolt pews, but you will be responsible to load and haul. Notification will be given as to the time frame for pick up
PASTOR APPRECIATION MONTH - Lift up our pastors for their hard work and high calling to Alliance Friends Church. Send them a prayer, note, card or something special that the Lord lays on your heart. Thanks be to God for:
Interim Pastor Dr Tom Kinnan • Youth Pastor Randy Jellison
Adult Discipleship Pastor Debbie Noble • Outreach Pastor Roger Meir
Visitation Pastor Pat Thomas.
BE SURE TO CHECK THE ONLINE CALENDAR FOR OTHER ACTIVITIES HAPPENING THIS WEEK!
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