Weekly Announcements 9.17.17
QUARTERLY CONFERENCE: The 2nd Quarterly Conference will be held here tomorrow, Mon., Sept. 18th at 7:30 p.m. Ministry leaders are asked to attend with reports.
PREACHING ENGAGEMENTS: Please continue to support and pray for our pastors. On Tues., Sept. 19th at 7 p.m., Pastor Grainger Browning will preach at the Washington AME Lay Revival at Greater Mt. Nebo in Bowie, MD. On Fri., Sept. 29th at 7:30 p.m., Pastor Jo Ann Browning will preach revival at Turner Memorial AME Church in Hyattsville, MD.
MEN’S SEASON 2017: The 2017 Men’s Season will kick off with a Prayer & Consecration Service Sun., Oct. 1st at 5 p.m. All brothers are encouraged to come out and be blessed by GOD as we prepare to receive all that HE has in store for us this Season. Expect a Word from the Lord that will direct and empower you to be all that GOD has called you to be!
Brothers, it’s that time for the Men’s 3 on 3 basketball tournament. Think you got game? Then, stop by the table area after service today.
GO GET OUR DAUGHTERS MINISTRY: Young women (ages 10-18), join the Go Get Our Daughters Activity Sat., Sept. 30th at 9 a.m. for their “Focused” activity as they tackle the subject of human trafficking. Every year in the US, thousands of human trafficking cases are reported and at least 50% of the victims are under 16. We want to educate our young women so they recognize red flags and prevent becoming a victim! Parents are invited to participate in the Q&A session.
PARENT RESOURCE MEGA FAIR: We will host a Parent Resource MEGA Fair Sat., Oct. 7th at 10 a.m. This event is intended for families of school age children (3 to college age). This MEGA will provide information to help your child’s academic and social emotional growth to ensure a more successful school year. The MEGA Fair is available to the church and community at large.
PRE-MARITAL INSTITUTE: Considering engagement, engaged or already planning your wedding? Come out for a Bone of My Bone Pre-Marital Seminar taught by Pastor Jo Ann Browning this Tues., Sept. 19th at 7 p.m. and receive your blessing.
PMI–Fall Session: Couples planning weddings for 2017-2018 are encouraged to invest in their relationship with pre-marital counseling. The Bone of My Bone Pre-Marital Institute is held Saturdays for 8 weeks from 9-11 a.m. The first class begins Sat., Sept. 30th. Cost is $75. Register in the Admin. Office.
BLESSINGS AND LOVE MARRIAGE MINISTRY (BALM): SAVE THE DATE and join the BALM Ministry for the “Talk to Me, Don’t Text me” workshop Thurs., Sept. 28th at 7 p.m. with Rev. Jay & Rev. Melanie Gamble. Open to all married, engaged and dating couples.
YOUTH AND MILLENNIAL BUSINESS SUMMIT: The Christian Business Ministry is calling on youth and young adult entrepreneurs or those interested in becoming and entrepreneur (ages 10-25) to register for the 2017 Youth and Millennial Business Summit featuring celebrity guest speaker DJ Beauty and the Beatz on Sat., Oct. 14th from 10 am-1 pm. Summit will include resources, workshops and light refreshments. Prizes given for best business plan! Registration is $5 per adult and FREE for youth under 18. Register and purchase tickets today on www.eventbrite.com (search CBM Youth Summit).
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: There will be no new member’s class Sat., Sept. 23rd. We will resume Oct. 7 at 10 a.m.
FAMILY/COMMUNITY DAY, AUTO SHOW & MINISTRY FAIR: Church family, our 2017 FAMILY/COMMUNITY DAY – AUTO SHOW & MINISTRY FAIR is Sat., Sept. 23rd from 12 p.m.-4 p.m. at Regency Baseball Stadium in Waldorf, MD. This day is totally free and open to the public, BUT you must register online at Eventbrite.com. (search for Ebenezer Family Day).
Volunteers are needed to serve a minimum of one hour at Community Day. This is a great opportunity for students in need of community service hours.
The Church will be closed for the Family/Community Day. The 24 hour answering service will be available. See you at the Stadium this Sat.!