Announcements – July 16, 2017


PARTICIPATING in today’s service: Lou Bland, Liturgist; Melanie Shullenbarger, Scripture Reader; Nancy Hitchcock and Connie Markwood, Ushers.


ALL ARE INVITED to a time of fellowship in the social hall following worship. Thanks to Nancy Hitchcock and Sandy Walter for providing refreshments.


JUNIOR CHURCH for children, 2 years old – grade 5, takes place following the Children’s Story. All children are invited. Adults are welcome to lead this summer program a Sunday or two and may sign up on the narthex bulletin board. Materials are ready to go! If you desire more information, please see either Leslie or Melanie.


JULY/AUGUST Upper Room is available in the narthex. Feel free to take one for yourself and one for a friend or shut in.


OUR NEXT joint service with our sister church will be July 30, 11:00 am, at Mt. Carmel in Sunshine. Please join us for worship and fellowship.


VOLUNTEERS are welcome to sign up to provide light refreshments for fellowship time following worship. Please see the sign-up sheet in the kitchen, or speak with Sandy Walter or Susan Brooks. Thank you!



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