Weekly Announcements 11.26.17
SEASON OF GIVING: It’s the season of giving and our community needs YOU! Help provide holiday food baskets for our neighbors, Christmas gifts for children, clothing for the homeless, and additional support for those in need this holiday season. Your giving to support this outreach is critical, but simple—go to Ebenezerame.org and click “online giving” to access Season of Giving or write Season of Giving on your envelope to make special donation. Let’s continue to be the family church serving the family of God.
ANGEL TREE PROGRAM: It’s that time of year when you can be a blessing to children of incarcerated parents by participating in our Annual Angel Tree Project. Stop by the table in the Narthex and Admin area to pick your angel with your toy to purchase!
NEW MEMBERS’ CLASS: The next new members’ class is Sat., Dec. 2nd at 10 a.m. and will focus on faith and salvation.
YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY: Young Adults, we all need the Lord to be victorious in our lives! Come out to Young Adult Bible Study this Thurs., Nov. 30th at 7:30 p.m. on the 3rd floor for a WOW encounter—Word for your Win! Don’t come alone…remember your squad goals to bring other young adults with you!
Join the weekly Young Adult prayer call Wednesdays at 7 a.m. for a mid-week refuel, refresh and refocus. Let’s bombard Heaven…call 515-604-9976 and press 798506.
COLLEGE FAMILY MINISTRY (CFAM): We are excited to welcome back college students for Thanksgiving Break! Please know that we are praying for you and are proud of you! If you are a college student, please visit the College Family Ministry booth in the lobby. It is important to confirm that we have your correct information so we can support you in the best ways possible this year.
MEN’S BIBLE STUDY: FMO Men’s Bible Study is this Thurs., Nov. 30th at 7 p.m. at the Original Sanctuary. Tell another brother and join them in the ZONE!
EBENEZER BASKETBALL: We are recruiting new boy and girl basketball players—ages 5-7, 8-10, 11-13, 14-15. Coaches and Administrators are also needed this season. The program begins Fri., Dec. 1st. Come out for fun and exercise while learning the basics skills to play the game. Sign up in Narthex or call the church.
REACH OUT TO MILITARY MINISTRY (ROTM): Join the 2017 Reach Out to Military Ministry’s Christmas Gala Fri., Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Colony South Hotel in Clinton, MD. This event will honor our Veterans and active duty service members. Cost is $35. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARENA STAGE: It’s an evening of Nina Simone: “Four Women” by Christina Ham Directed by Timothy Douglas. Join us for the Ebenezer AME Church night at Arena Stage Sat., Dec. 16th at 2 p.m. Tickets are $60 each. Purchase through the church office.
TITHING ENVELOPES: To receive accurate contribution statements: please use your member envelopes, or clearly write out your name, address, envelope number, and your contribution amount on the visitor envelopes. Also, if you have moved, please fill out your new address on the back of the bulletin and drop it in the offering basket.