Weekly Announcements 7.2.11
HOLIDAY CLOSINGS: The Church and Admin. Office will be closed tomorrow Mon., July 3rd and Tues. July 4th in observance of Independence Day. The 24-hour answering service will be available in case of emergency.
BAPTISM: The next instruction class for immersion baptism candidates is Thurs., July 6th at 7 p.m.
CALL TO MINISTRY INSTITUTE: The Call to Ministry Institute will be held Mon., July 10th at 8 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the main church with Pastor Jo Ann Browning. If you feel you have a calling on your life, don’t miss this meeting.
CHURCH SUMMER SCHEDULE: During the months of July and August, many ministries take time for the three “R’s;” Restoration, Relaxation and Renewal. Therefore, during the months of July and Aug. with the exception of previously scheduled events, our church will close at 1 p.m. on Saturdays.
DRESS DOWN SUMMER: Just a reminder that we are now in “Dress Down” summer on Sundays! Please remember to still dress “appropriately” for church.
YOUTH MINISTRY: Calling All Youth…the youth ministry will host a Abstinence/Sexting Workshop for Middle and High School Students Sat., July 15th from 8a.m.-4p.m.The End of School Block Party will be Sat., July 15 from 4-8 p.m. on the grounds of the Shining Stars Building. This event is FREE and open to All Youth.
BLESSING AND LOVE MARRIAGE MINISTRY (BALM): SAVE THE DATE! All Married, Engaged and Dating Couples are invited to the BALM “Black and White Affair” Fri., July 28th from 8pm.-11pm at the Waterford at Springfield in Springfield, VA. Cost is $110 per couple. Enjoy spending time with your special someone. Invite your friends, family and neighbors!
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Member’s class is Sat., July 8th at 10 a.m. and will focus on Christianity and Discipleship.