Weekly Announcements 9.3.17
WELCOME BACK: Welcome back to our Pastors! We pray you had a blessed and restful vacation! Also, happy belated birthday to Pastor Grainger Browning. We love you and thank God for you!
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Members’ class is Sat., Sept. 9th at 10 a.m. and will focus on Christianity and discipleship.
BAPTISM: Baptism instruction class for pouring and sprinkling candidates is Mon., Sept. 11th at 7 p.m.
LEADERSHIP MEETING: The next church-wide leadership meeting is Mon., Sept. 11th at 7 p.m. All ministry leaders are asked to attend.
GOSPEL FEAST 2017: It is almost here…Gospel Feast 2017 is Sun., Sept. 17th for both 7:45 and 10:45 services! Our guest preacher will be none other than, Bishop Marvin Sapp. Our own Unity Choir and Liturgical Dancers will minister in song and dance. And our special musical guests will be our own Minister Ricky Dillard and New G as they release their new CD. CDs will be available for purchase. Don’t miss Gospel Feast!
CFAM MINISTRY: College students are back in class and need your help! Interested in knowing more about the exciting things the CFAM Ministry will be doing this year? Want to know how YOU can help? Join them for an informational meeting THIS THURS., Sept. 7th at 7 p.m.
EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION AND ASSISTANCE MINISTRY (EAIM): Join the Employment Information & Assistance Ministry workshop on interviewing Sat., Sept. 9th at 9:30 a.m. Sign up in the Narthex after service.
GIRL SCOUTS MINISTRY: Do you believe in the power of every G.I.R.L. (Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, & Leader) to change the world? Young ladies (1st-9th grade), get ready to become a Girl Scout! Come out Fri., Sept. 15th at 6:30 p.m. to register.
LITURGICAL DANCE MINISTRY: Liturgical Dance Open Season ends Sept. 10th. Don’t forget to sign up or drop in for one of their classes.
MEN’S DANCE MINISTRY: In preparation for Men’s Season, we are redeveloping the “Sons of David” Men’s Dance Ministry. All interested young men from 8 and up, should join the Men’s Dance Ministry Thurs. nights at 7:30 p.m. through-Sept. 10th.
PRE-MARITAL INSTITUTE SEMINAR: Considering engagement, engaged or already planning your wedding? Come out for the Bone of My Bone Pre-Marital Seminar taught by Pastor Jo Ann Browning Tues., Sept. 19th at 7 p.m.
PMI–FALL SESSION: Couples planning weddings for this fall and 2018 are encouraged to invest in their relationship with pre-marital counseling. The Bone of My Bones Pre-Marital Institute is held on Saturdays for 8 weeks from 9-11 a.m. The first class begins Sat., Sept. 30th. Cost is $75. Register in the Admin. Office.
EBENEZER INSTITUTE (EI): The Ebenezer Institute is being revived as a community development centre. Its mission is to provide education and lifelong learning programs for members and the community. A survey has been designed to capture members’ needs. Complete the survey on the church website through Sept. 30th. Responses will help identify courses for a Jan. 2018 launch.
CREATIVE GIFTS CLASSES: Our new Creative Gifts classes will begin this month. Develop your creative gifts in drama, art for children and adults, instruments, writing, singing, directing, video production and technology. Sign-up in the Narthex after service.
FAMILY/COMMUNITY DAY, AUTO SHOW & MINISTRY FAIR: Our 2017 FAMILY/COMMUNITY DAY – AUTO SHOW & MINISTRY FAIR is Sat., Sept. 23rd from 12 p.m.-4 p.m. at Regency Baseball Stadium in Waldorf, MD. This day is totally free and open to the public, but you must register online at Eventbright.com.