Weekly Announcements 9.6.15
WELCOME BACK: Welcome back to our beloved, Pastors. We pray you had an amazingly blessed and relaxing vacation and we are glad you are home!
HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY: Happy Belated Birthday to our Senior Pastor, Rev. Dr. Grainger Browning who celebrated his birthday Aug. 29. We love you, Pastor!
FAMILY AND COMMUNITY DAY: Join the Ebenezer church family for a day of fun and fellowship Sat, Sept. 19 from 12-4 p.m.! Great food, games, amusements, fitness demos, music and fun for everyone. Totally FREE and open to the public. Bring the entire family and have a great time!
BAPTISM: The baptism instruction class for pouring and sprinkling candidates will be held Tues., Sept. 8 at 7 p.m.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Members’ class is this Sat., Sept. 12 from 10 a.m.-12 noon and will focus on Christianity and Discipleship.
BLESSING AND LOVE MINISTRY (BALM): All engaged, married and dating couples participate in the BALM Ministry’s Couple’s Walk across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Sat., Sept. 12 at 7 a.m. Couples will meet underneath the bridge in Alexandria, VA at Jones Point Park to stretch, exercise and then walk. Encourage your honey, boo, king or queen to come walk it out.
YOUNG PEOPLE’S DIVISION (YPD): ALL parents and youth please join the YPD for an open house this Fri., Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m. to interactively learn about the global exposure, amazing leadership skills and networking opportunities YPD has to offer!
BOY & CUB SCOUTS: Support the Boy Scouts of Ebenezer in their annual Popcorn Sales Drives next Sun., Sept. 13. They are also recruiting boys in grades 1-11 and adult leaders to participate in the scouting program. See an adult leader during the sale or call the Admin. Office.
Also, Cub Scouts (boys grades 1-5) come out, Fri., Sept. 18 for the Cub Scouts Ice Cream Social and the first Cub Scouts meeting for the year.
LITURGICAL DANCE MINISTRY: Ebenezer’s Liturgical Dance Ministry is now in OPEN SEASON. Registration for adults and youth is NOW until September 30. Register in the Narthex. Contact the ELDM at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the Admin. Office.
MUSIC DEPARTMENT: It’s coming and it’s unlike anything you’ve ever experienced! The Ebenezer Music Department presents Gospel Feast 2015 Sun., Sept. 27 during the 7:45 and 10:30 AM worship services. It’s going to be “Straight Outta Sunday Best” featuring our own Min. Clifton Ross, Zebulon Ellis and this year’s winner Dathan Thigpen. Along with special guest preachers: Bishop George Bloomer at 7:45 with guest psalmist, Travis Greene (sharing his hit song “He’s Intentional”) and Pastor Smokie Norful at 10:30 service with Sunday Best Season Three Winner, Le’Andria Johnson. Save the date, Gospel Fest 2015, Sun. Sept. 27.
SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE: Don’t forget…starting next Sun., Sept. 13, the 11:15 a.m. worship service will start at 10:30 a.m.