Weekly Announcements 4.19.15
NEW MEMBERS’ CLASS: The next New Members’ class is Sat., April 25th from 10 a.m.-12 noon and will focus on Stewardship.
YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY: Young Adults! Come out for “THE EXPERIENCE” Bible Study Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. The theme for the month of April is “There’s a Hero in You.” You are filled with greatness and this teaching will help you unlock the “hero” inside of you!
SCHOLARSHIPS: Attention Ebenezer’s 2015 high school graduates and returning college students, , it’s Scholarship Season and there are several scholarships available through the ministries at Ebenezer! The Bishop Benjamin T. Tanner, the Isaac Gourdine Scholarship and Jewels Ministry applications are being accepted until May 1. The King’s Men are sponsoring the Harry Lee Jackson Jr. Memorial Scholarship for young men between the ages of 16-24 residing in the Metro DC, Southern Maryland and Northern Virginia area. Deadline is May 2. The Comfort Department’s 2015 Spouses in Transition Scholarship is available for H.S. graduates and returning college and technical students—no older than 23 years old. The student must be the child of a deceased parent(s). Deadline is May 5. Applications are also available for the Shining Stars Before & After Program Scholarship—due by May 19.
LAY ORGANIZATION: Lastly, three Connectional Lay Organization Scholarships are available for H.S. graduates entering college AND for students pursuing course of study to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree, Master of Divinity or Doctor of Ministry. Deadline is May 15.
All scholarship details and applications are available online at ebenezerame.org or at the church office.
SAT PREP & FINANCIAL AID WORKSHOP: The Kappa Alpha Psi Foundation of Maryland, Inc. and Academic Empowerment Foundation, Inc. will present a FREE SAT Preparatory Workshop and Financial Aid Workshop Sat., April 25 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Friendly High School. Cost is free. Parents can attend a Financial Aid Workshop during the forum. Register at www.hlkapsi.org.
CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP MINISTRY: The Caregivers Support Group Ministry invites past, present and future family caregivers to join them and Rev. Charlotte Ritchie of New Creation A.M.E. for and inspirational workshop and luncheon this Sat., April 25 at 1 p.m.
DAILY BROADCASTS: Although Lenten Service has ended, our commitment to growing closer to God continues. Log on each day as we stream powerful sermons preached by our anointed Pastors at 6 AM AND 6 PM. Be empowered daily by logging on at www.lifestream.tv/ebenezerame each day at 6 AM or 6 PM.
WOMEN’S SEASON: Women’s Season 2015 continues! Up next…strike, the Bowling Fellowship is sold out! Those who have registered, stop by the Women’s Season booth in the Narthex to receive further info.
All sisters who desire to make a soulful noise in song, please come out to Women’s Day Choir rehearsals on Tuesdays at 7 pm. The next rehearsals are April 21 and April 28.
Mothers and daughter have a special bond. Sisters, make plans to join the Mother/Daughter Tea Sat., May 9 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. here at Ebenezer. Tickets are only $20. Guest speakers will be Breanna “Bree” Britt owner of Bree’s Sweet Treats Bakery in Accokeek, MD and her mother Charmaine Britt.
Also, Outreach Day is quickly approaching Sat., May 2. More details on outreach activities can be obtained at the Women’s Season booth or online.
Save the date for Revival Part II Monday, May 4 and Tuesday, May 5 at 7 pm with powerhouse preacher, Rev. Dr. Jazmin Sculark.
Sisters, have you registered for the one of THE MOST powerful experiences you’ll ever have? The 31st Annual God is a Wonder Women’s Spiritual Retreat and Restoration Conference is May 28-30. Don’t miss workshops, empowerment sessions, powerful preaching and more! Register in the Narthex or at Godisawonder.com.
God is truly a wonder!