ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

CDs are available at the end of each service.If you would like to purchase a copy for $5 (monies are used to support CD ministry), copies will be available at the table in the rear of the church. If you would like a CD from a previous service, let either Kenvic or Ron (Sound Engineers) know and they will produce one within 5 minutes or make other arrangements with you.

 

 

 

Clothing Drive - Our first priority is our Church members, and then distribution and outreach to the Community.  Please bring your clothing to the Man Up meeting.  We are collecting clothes that can be "given" away.  We are looking for clothing that is ready to use:  not torn, no need to repair, clean and neat and something you would wear!  More information to follow.

 

 

 

Helping People Not to be Homeless - You can support getting people out of honelessness by purchasing a grocery/store card and that establishment will match the amount of monies spent on the card and will donate it to the Help for Homeless efforts to get singles and families off the streets and in some cases get them affordable housing.  Please see Sis. Selma Richardson.

 

 

 

Friday and Saturday, May 16th and 17th - Kicking off our “Raise the Roof” fund, we will be celebrating our 5th Year Anniversary here at our new location along with the 100 Year Anniversary for this church being rebuilt.  We will be celebrating along with the former parishioners.  More info to follow!  Each is asked to donate $105 for this event to go toward our $200,000 outside repair expenses.  For our opening night we will have Sis. Sheila Ray Charles (Ray Charles’ daughter) come and share her testimony and bless us in song.

 

 

 

Monday, May 12th - 4:00-7:00 PM, Worcester Youth Violence Plan, 2nd Community Meeting! To be held at Worcester Youth Center, 326 Chandler Street. We Need You! A light dinner will be served and babysitting will be available with advanced request.   For more information contact: Laurie Ross, 508-793-7642, lross@clarku.edu

 

 

 

Wednesday, May 21st - 6:00PM, Member’s Meeting to provide members an update on church activities as well as provide financial updates and community outreach.

 

 

 

Mondays - 6:00PM, “Man-up Meeting.”  Meeting days have changed from Sundays to Mondays.  All men in and outside the church are invited to come and talk about what men related issues and what we will do for the community.

 

 

 

You Have Coupons? - Please bring any coupons you have (e.g., from the Sunday paper, mail, expired, etc.), and they will be sent to our troops to be used overseas and to help get food for our food pantry.  Please leave them in the box located in front of the Fellowship Hall downstairs.

 

 

 

Membership General Claims and Class Dues – These are our annual assessments.  General Claims for membership is $50 and Class Dues is $20.  Both are due before Annual Conference, June 2014.  Please give to your Class Leader.

 

 

 

We Want You!  If you have a giving and willing spirit and are you looking to help someone or do some outreach?  Join the Woman’s Home and Overseas Missionary Society (WHOMS)!  We want you!  Please contact Sis. Marilyn Price-Reels, Missionary President at:  (508) 757-9712.

 

 

 

 

 

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and 2nd Saturdays – 1:00PM, Youth Choir Rehearsals. Please see Sis. Violet Bragg if you are interested.

 

 

 

Wednesdays Mid-week Bible Study at 12:00 – 1:00PM will be taught by Rev. Dr. Tina Reid. 

 

 

 

 

 

Van Drivers are needed The Van Ministry is looking for Van Drivers to bring members to church activities (e.g., Sunday services, bible study, district/conference events, etc.).  If interested, please see Bro. Willie Wheeler or Sis. Anne White.

 

 

 

Sermons are available – All of the sermons and special series are available on CD.  If you would like a copy, please see Sis. Joann Thompson to get a copy and let her know which sermon you would like to have.  The regular sermon CDs are $5 and special series are priced as follows:

 

 

 

  1. Forgiveness the Real “F” Word! Learn how to forgive and let go! This life changing series is now available on 5 cd’s (1) Finding Forgiveness, 2) Forgiving Yourself, 3) Forgiving Others, 4) Is Forgiveness Really Forever, and 5) Livin Forgiven) and included is a bonus DVD all for $20.

     

  2. Getting Unstuck! Be set free and Unstuck with: Your Faith, Your Relationships, Your Family, Your Finances, Your Job, and Your Future,” is available for $5 each or the whole set for $20.

     

    The Food Pantry CommitteeThose in need of assistance may see a member of the Food Pantry Committee, who can arrange for you to select a bag of food from the pantry after church services.  The members of the Food Pantry Committee are: – April Coleman Chairperson, Ron Macon, Yolanda Myers, Keith Scott, Lois Thomas, Barbara Ward, and Herlene Wheeler. We thank those who have contributed to the food pantry and we continue to ask for donations of nonperishable items so that we may keep our food pantry stocked with food for those in need.  Thank you for your support.

     

    Need a ride? For transportation to church/Sunday school, call the van ministry: @ (508) 791-0318.

     

    PLEASE! NO FOOD OR DRINKS IN THE SANCTUARY! – THANK YOU!