Weekly Announcements 12/10/17
NEWSLETTER: The December Newsletter is available on the table in the Narthex or on our website.
MOVIE EVENT: Join us at the Country Village Cinema today, Sunday, December 10th, for the early matinee showing of the new animated movie, The Star. There will be a special rate of $5 per person and a concession combo for $2.50. If you are interested, please contact Amanda so the theater knows how many people to expect.
CONFIRMATION: The confirmands will meet Monday, December 11th, at 6:00 pm.
ELDERS & COUNCIL: The Elders will meet on Tuesday, December 12th at 6:00 pm and the Council will meet at 7:00 pm.
MIDWEEK ADVENT SERVICES: There will be three Wednesday evening services this year. Please join us at 7:00 p.m. on December 13 and 20.
ANGEL TREE: Please consider helping a child this Christmas season. 1. Select a numbered angel from the Angel Tree. 2. Write your name by the number of the angel you selected on the sign-up sheet provided on the table in the church narthex. 3. Purchase TWO of the gifts listed on the angel. (More than two gift suggestions may be listed on the angel.) 4. Please do not wrap gifts. It was requested by the Salvation Army that they be dropped off in an open gift bag. Remember to attach the numbered angel onto the outside of the gift bag. 5. Pray for the child on your angel as well as their family. 6. Return the wrapped gifts along with the numbered angel to the church by Sunday, December 10th.
SUNDAY SCHOOL CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: The Sunday School children will be singing during the late service on Sunday, December 17th. Please join us for cookies afterwards. Anyone who would like to bring cookies is welcome to.
PRESCHOOL CHRISTMAS PROGRAMS: The preschool programs will be on Tuesday, December 19th. The 3-year old class at 5:00 pm and the 4-year old class at 7:00 pm.
LIVE NATIVITY: On Thursday, December 21st, at 6:00 pm, CTK will be putting on a live nativity downtown Ishpeming. Come watch the Christmas story come to life, complete with caroling.
CHRISTMAS EVE: Since Christmas Eve falls on a Sunday, we will not have a Saturday evening service on December 23.rd On the morning of the 24th, there will only be one service, at 10:00 a.m. We will have our usual 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. candlelight services on Christmas Eve night.
POINSETTIAS: If you wish to purchase a plant in honor, or in memory, of a loved one, please, either fill out the card included in the bulletin, or contact Pastor or Melanie at 485-4432. The cost is $10.00.
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