Join us for the fourth session of Discipleship classes tonight at 6PM as we continue to look at what it really means when Jesus says to ‘Follow Me’. The Bible Study Workbook can be purchased on LifeWay.com. Tonight’s topic is ‘God’s Will for Your Life’.
Alpha Pregnancy Services Banquet
Alpha Pregnancy Services is celebrating 35 years on Thursday at the Hilton Hotel on City Avenue. The banquet is from 7-9pm.
CEF Fall Ministry Banquet
Child Evangelism Fellowship’s Banquet will be Saturday from 3:30-6:30pm at Calvary Memorial Church, 7200 Roosevelt Blvd, Phila, PA, 19148. Reservations are required, please call 215-324-1112 if interested in attending.
Church Anniversary Dinner
The Church will be celebrating its anniversary next Sunday evening starting at 4:30pm with a pot luck dinner, followed by the Discipleship class looking at ‘The Church’.
Church Congregational Business Meeting
The semi-annual church business meeting will be October 20 at 7pm in the Sanctuary. Quorum is 35.
October 22, there will be a Keswick Concert at Hilltown Baptist Church. Information and a sign-up sheet are in the foyer. DEADLINE for signing up is TODAY. Please see Pastor Ramsay with any questions.
Cook Book to Help Support the Youth Group
We are compiling a Youth Group Cookbook to benefit the Youth Group. We need your recipes! Recipe cards are available in the Foyer. Please give filled out recipes to Ginny Ramsay or Beth Brous. DEADLINE IS NEXT SUNDAY, OCT 18.
We will be having Xalted for a concert on November 1 at 6:30pm. Preceding the concert, we will have a cookout at 5pm. There is a sign-up sheet in the foyer.
The Women’s Retreat will be held SPADE International in Kempton, PA November 6-8. The cost is $100. The speaker this year will be Lisa Padula. If you have any questions, please see Debbie Wesolowski.
Church Missionary Banquet
Come and join us on November 14 for a night of fellowship with many of our missionaries from around the area for dinner, desserts, and an update on how the Lord is working!
Operation Christmas Child
We are collecting shoebox items for the Operation Christmas Child drive. How to pack a shoebox along with items to be collected can be found at http://www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/pack-a-shoe-box/. All materials must be delivered and ready to be dropped off by Nov. 22.
Sight and Sound
The church will be going to see Sight and Sound Theater’s presentation of Samson on April 9, 2016. Costs are posted on the sign-up sheet in the foyer. See Gina McCarraher with any questions.
Child Abuse Clearance & Criminal Background Checks Information
To obtain your Child Abuse clearance & Criminal Background Checks in order to work in ministries dealing with youth, please go to www.dhs.state.pa.us/findaform/childabusehistoryclearanceforms/. On this page are detailed instructions for each of these clearances.
The two clearances from this page that are needed for all volunteers are the Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, and the Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check. When utilizing the system, costs are FREE for these checks when signing up as a VOLUNTEER. Further training is needed for those within leadership positions of those ministries. Your ministry leader will let you know if this training is needed.
Completed Forms are to be given to Cheryl Brautigam.
FORMS MUST BE ON FILE BEFORE INDIVIDUALS WILL BE ALLOWED TO WORK IN MINISTRIES.
If you have any questions or need assistance filling out the forms, please see Douglas White.