Weekly Announcements 12.11.16
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: THIS Wed., Dec. 14th at 7 p.m., meet us here at Ebenezer as our entire Music & Arts Department presents “God’s Present, Christmas Musical – A Familiar Story, But Never Told Quite Like This.” It will be an amazing evening with Ebenezer’s Unity Choir, liturgical dancers, drama, as well as several local artists. You don’t want to miss this unique celebration of the birth of our Lord and Savior!
SUNDAY SCHOOL CHRISTMAS PLAY: The Sunday School will host their 2016 Christmas Extravaganza TODAY at 5 p.m. at the Original Sanctuary.
HOUR OF PRAYER & COMMITMENT “MOVING FORWARD”: There will be a Leadership Hour of Prayer & Commitment this Fri., Dec. 16th from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Main Sanctuary. All leaders are asked to attend.
MINISTRY MEETINGS: Ebenezer is “moving forward” and establishing new and reviving old ministries. The Ebenezer Bible Institute will meet tomorrow Mon., Dec. 12th at 7:30 p.m. The Evangelism Ministry and Social Media Ministry will have a MANDATORY training workshop Tues., Dec. 13th at 7 p.m. All leaders and members must attend.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The New Members class will be held Sat., Dec. 17th and will focus on church history. Due to Christmas Eve, the next New Members class on stewardship is Mon., Dec. 19th at 7 p.m.
YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY: Young Adults! Don’t miss the last Young Adult Bible Study of the year this Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in the Original Sanctuary! They will conclude the “iBelieve” series with the lesson – “Last Call.”
MANHOOD RITES OF PASSAGE (MROP): Open Enrollment for the Manhood Rites of Passage 2017 season continues, The next Parent Orientation is Tues., Dec. 13th at 7 p.m. in the Original Sanctuary.
JEWELS MINISTRY: Come and celebrate Christmas with the Jewels Fri., Dec. 22 at The Club at Andrews AFB from 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost $35 per person. Final sign-up date is Dec. 14th. Sign-up in the Narthex after service or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BASKETBALL MINISTRY: It’s time for the Winter Basketball and Development Games. Players age 5-7, 8-10 & 11-14 and coaches are needed. Sign up TODAY after service in the Narthex.
B.A.L.M. MINISTRY: SAVE THE DATE! Back by Popular Demand…Feb. 3-4, 2017, it’s the Blessing and Love Married and Engaged Couples “Forever I Do with You” Getaway Weekend Conference at the Hyatt Hotel in Cambridge, MD. For info, meet the BALM Coordinators in the Narthex.
PREACHING ENGAGEMENT: Pastor Grainger Browning will speak TODAY at 5 p.m. for the Annual Candlelight Service at First Baptist Church of Annapolis located at 31 West Washington Street in Annapolis, MD.
SEASON OF GIVING: It’s the Season of Giving! Help to continue to provide food for our neighbors, gifts for children and clothing and other items for the homeless throughout this holiday season and next year. You can give to the Season of Giving campaign be clicking “online giving” on our website or noting Season of Giving on your envelope.
THANK YOU: Our pastors, Rev. Dr. Grainger Browning and Rev. Dr. Jo Ann Browning would like to thank all of the ministry leaders, representatives, and the officers of the ministries that participated in the 2017 Ministry Proposal workshop on yesterday. This was a testament to our Moving Forward initiative for 2017.