Weekly Announcements 12.3.17
CHRISTMAS CANTANA: Make plans to join our 2017 Christmas Celebration Wednesday, Dec. 13th at 7 pm. Join the Ebenezer AME Music and Fine Arts Department as they present Christmas Cantata: Celebrate our King. The entire church and community are welcome to receive and experience the joy of this season.
QUARTERLY CONFERENCE: The 3rd Quarterly Conference with Presiding Elder Braxton will be held Tues., Dec. 5th at 7:30 p.m. All ministry leaders are asked to attend with reports.
Manhood Rites of Passages Ministry (MROP): The Manhood Rites of Passage Ministry is accepting applications for our upcoming mentoring season. Young men between the ages of 12-17 are invited to experience this life-changing mentoring and leadership training. . The next Parent Orientation session is Tues., Dec. 5th, at 7 p.m. Mentors are also needed and training will be provided.
MEN’S BIBLE STUDY: Men’s Bible Study is this Thurs., Dec. 7th at 7 p.m. at the Original Sanctuary. Tell another brother and join them in the ZONE!
GO GET OUR DAUGHTERS MINISTRY: Join the Go Get Our Daughters Ministry for young women ages 10-18 Sat., Dec. 9 for their “Giving Back” activity. Young women will assemble and distribute food to the homeless and wrap gifts for children who have survived abuse. Also donations are needed to support the Prince George’s County Department of Social Services Doll Collection for “African American dolls” only. Doll donations can be dropped off in the Church Admin. Area or at the Women’s Resource & Restoration Center. Please participate by registering your young ladies, purchasing a doll or making a financial contribution. See a ministry member in the Narthex after service.
SOCIAL CONSCIOUS MINISTRY: Stay in the know! The Social Conscious Ministry wants you to know that healthcare open enrollment is going on now until Dec.15th. Be sure to visit www.marylandhealthconnection.gov in order to get covered. If you’d like to receive more information like this, email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to our list.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Members’ class is Sat., Dec. 16th at 10 a.m. and will focus on Church History.
YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY: Young Adults, let’s celebrate the real reason for the Christmas season at our Young Adult Christmas Meet-up Thurs., Dec. 14th at 7:30 p.m. You don’t want to miss good food, good fun and good fellowship!
REACH OUT TO MILITARY MINISTRY (ROTM): Join the 2017 Reach Out to Military Ministry’s Christmas Gala Fri., Dec. 15th 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 email@example.com.
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, and 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 a 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 and your item to purchase!