Weekly Announcements 5.21.17
PREACHING ENGAGEMENT: Continue to pray for our Pastors. Today at 3:30 p.m., Pastor Jo Ann Browning will preach at the Annual Women’s Day service at Mount Olive AME Church in Worton, MD.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Member’s class is Sat., May 27th at 10 a.m. and will on stewardship.
BAPTISM: The next baptism instruction for Pouring and Sprinkling candidates is Tues., June 6th at 7 p.m.
MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION OF LIFE: Remember our military and loved ones at Ebenezer’s 18th Annual Memorial Day Celebration sponsored by the Comfort Department along with the Reach Out to Military Ministry and the Young People Care Initiative Mon., May 29th at 9 a.m. in the Main Sanctuary. We will honor those who served in the Armed Forces, as well as celebrate the memories of loved ones through a powerful word, dynamic praise and worship, a mime presentation and liturgical dance. Those who attend are invited to the “Fish Fry Fellowship” afterwards on the church grounds!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: It’s time for Vacation Bible School for young people ages 4-18. June 19-23 at 9 a.m. “Glow for Jesus: Let Your Light Shine” is this year’s challenge. We are recruiting staff and volunteers who want to be part of an exciting week of Bible Study. The training workshop is Sat., June 10 at 8 a.m. Contact the church at 301-248-8833.
EBENEZER EDUCATION COMMITTEE): ATTENTION High School Graduating Seniors! Need money for college? The U.S. Department of Education has more than $150 billion dollars available for individuals who want to pursue post-secondary education. MD, VA and the District of Columbia also provide scholarships and financial aid for residents. Call 1-800-4-FED-AID.
WOMEN’S SEASON: Women’s Season 2017 continues! Sisters, come make a joyful noise with the Women’s Season Choir. Final rehearsals are tomorrow Mon., May 22nd and Tues. May 30th at 7 p.m. in the Main Sanctuary.
SISTERS, DON’T MISS YOUR BLESSING! The mountaintop experience is only a week away…register today for the 33rd Annual God is a Wonder Women’s Spiritual Retreat and Restoration Conference June 1-3 online at godisawonder.com or in the Narthex. Experience anointed preaching and teaching and fellowship with other sisters.
To get prepared for conference, come out Tues., May 23rd at 7 p.m. for the Women’s Retreat and Restoration Conference briefing. All information needed for a blessed and hassle-free Women’s Retreat experience will be given at this time. Also, any questions you may have can be answered during this meeting.
Men of Ebenezer, we need you! Brothers, are needed to serve at various times during retreat—starting Tues., May 30 through Sat., June 3. Help is needed to drive vans and golf carts, assist with setup, parking, security and administrative office support. Sign-up in the Narthex or contact the Men’s Ministry leadership.
We know God is a wonder!