Weekly Announcements 4.23.17
PREACHING ENGAGEMENT: Please continue to pray for our Pastors. Rev. Grainger Browning is in revival Mon., May 1st & Tues., May 2nd at Concord Baptist Church in Milton, MA where Rev. Conrad Hughes is pastor. On Thurs., May 4th – Fri., May 6th, Pastor Jo Ann Browning will be at Greater Allen Cathedral AME Church’ of New York’s Women’s Conference. Rev. Dr. Elaine Flake, Co-Pastor.
YOUTH SERVICE: Get “locked in” and Fly this Friday at Sky Zone in Waldorf for the Youth Lock-In. This year’s lock-in is from 9 p.m., Fri., April 28th - Sat., April 29th at 7 a.m. Parents drop your youth off at the church at 9 p.m. and picked up ON-TIME pick up at 7 a.m. Youth will be bused to and from Sky Zone. Cost is $25 grades 3 and up. The lock-in is open to all youth and spaces are limited.
Also, make plans for the BROKEN Youth Retreat for middle and high school students Fri., June 23rd – Sun., June 25th at the University of MD Eastern Shore.
CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP MINISTRY: Past, present, and potential future caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer’s, Dementia, Parkinson’s and other debilitating conditions are encouraged to come share questions, challenges, prayer requests, and more Sat., April 29th at 1 p.m. Contact the Comfort Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CREATIVE GIFTS: Save the date…the next Creative Gifts meeting for the facilitators only is Tues., May 2nd at 7 p.m.
African/African-American Liberation Ministry (A/AALM): Join the African/African American Liberation Ministry in “Exploring Our African/African-American History, Our Journey.” Come visit the National Museum of African American History and Culture Sun., May 7th at 2 p.m. Members, family and friends are eligible for 4 tickets (max.). Visit them in the Narthex to register.
Breast Cancer Walk T-shirts: If you did not receive your purchased t-shirt before or after the Breast Cancer Walk, please pick them up after service today in the Narthex.
COMBINED USHER BOARD: Doorkeepers we need you! The Usher Board is in URGENT need of Adult Doorkeepers. Also, interested youth must be at least 10 years old. Visit their table in the Narthex.
67th SESSION OF THE WASHINGTON ANNUAL CONFERENCE: We praise and thank God that Bishop James Levert Davis, Presiding Prelate of the AME Church, SED, Returned our pastors, Rev. Dr. Grainger Browning, Jr., Pastor & Rev. Dr. Jo Ann Browning, Co-Pastor.
WOMEN’S SEASON: Sisters, its Women Season 2017 and you don’t want to miss this year’s Women’s Season activity. It will be smooth sailing as we board our own cruise ship right here at Ebenezer Fri., April 28th at 7 pm. There will be games, food, sip and paint, and live entertainment with Praise 104’s DJ Soul! Sign-up in the Narthex. Cost of boarding is only $5!
The 2017 Women’s Health Awareness & Sporting Day is Sat., May 6th. Treasure your health…it matters! Come receive valuable info and giveaways, participate in health and cooking interactive demos, fun physical activities and much more for all–young and old. All totally free! Please sign-up on the church OR Godisawonder.com websites now!
Support the annual Women’s Season Outreach Day and give the gift of love. Donations are needed to provide gifts cards for toiletries and supplies for the homeless and female ex-offenders, school uniforms to young children, Vaseline for clinics and supplies to clean the homes of elderly persons. Also, wigs are needed for Breast Cancer survivors who have lost their hair. Donations are accepted until May 10. God IS a wonder!