Weekly Announcements 12.20.15
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: Due to the holidays, the next New Members class focused on stewardship will be held Dec., 21 at 7 p.m. Classes will not be held this Sat., Dec. 26 and Sat., Jan. 2, but will resume Sat., Jan. 9.
MINISTRY “FIRE” SALE: Ministries will have display tables with a variety of discounted items for sale…apparel, CDs, DVDs and more before our New Years’ Service in the Narthex. Interested ministries, RSVP by tomorrow at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the church.
EBENEZER YOUTH LIVING FOR CHRIST: Make plans and register today after service for the Ebenezer Youth Living for Christ Spring Black College Tour Sun., March 27-Thurs., March 31. Schools include Alabama State, Bennett, Clark-Atlanta Johnson C. Smith, Morehouse, North Carolina A&T, South Carolina State, Spelman, Tuskegee and Winston-Salem State Universities. This tour is open to all current High School students.
BASKETBALL MINISTRY: Registration is currently being held for the Christian Winter Youth Basketball Program for age groups 5-6, 7-9, 10-12, & 13-15 in the Narthex after each service. Coaches are also needed.
USHER BOARD: The Combined Usher Board congratulates Bro. John T. Clinkscales, Jr. for being named the Usher Board’s 2015 Usher of the Year. Bro. Clinkscales is recognized for his outstanding service and commitment to the Ebenezer congregation and the Usher Board Ministry.
SEASON OF GIVING: Christmas is almost here and our community needs YOU! Help us provide food for our neighbors, Christmas gifts for children and clothing for the homeless, among other activities this holiday season. Go to Ebenezerame.org and click “online giving” or note Season of Giving on your envelope to make a donation. Let’s continue to be the family church serving the family of God.
ANGEL TREE: A special thanks to all for the generous and overwhelming support of this year’s Angel Tree Project. Because of your caring and giving many children will wake up Christmas morning knowing they are loved and not forgotten.
CHRISTMAS CARDS: Church family; please accept our sincere apologies if you did not receive a Christmas card from the church this season. We are working hard to get everything resolved. For those who did not receive a card, we would appreciate you leaving your mailing information at the table in the Narthex.
HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: The Church and the Administration Office will be closed Dec. 25 and Dec. 26. The 24-hour answering service will be available in case of emergency.
NEW YEAR’S EVE: Make plans to be here for our New Year’s Eve Service filled with praise, worship and celebration! Sanctuary doors open at 8:00 p.m.