December 8, 2013
ET Women's Christmas Party - this Tuesday at 7pm
Ladies, it's a busy time of year and you've probably got a million things on your to do list, which is why it's even more important for you to take time for yourself to hear from God and be in the presence of friends! Join us for our Christmas Party in the Fellowship Hall. Wear an ugly Christmas sweater, bring a Christmas treat to share, and don't miss out on the fun!
Christmas Bells are Ringing
Join us next Sunday at 4pm for the annual Christmas concert presented by the ET handbell ministry. The concert features Concert Bells, Temple Bronze, and Kidz Chimez. What better way to start the holiday season than with the music of Christmas. Classics to contemporary pieces, and an audience sing-a-long on the Jingle Bells finale. (Bring your Christmas Bell to ring!) Don't miss it!
Connect Youth Ministry
Dec. 14, A White Elephant Christmas Party at the youth house, 6-9 pm. Bring a silly gift under $5 and wear an ugly Christmas sweater!
20Twenty Young Adult Ministry
ADVANCE: Feb. 7-9, 2014 - Annual young adult retreat at Windermere Retreat Center. Sign up at pay in the lobby of the Barn before and after Sunday morning gatherings. Cost: $65 if paid in full by Dec. 31, $75 after. If you would like to provide a scholarship for a young adult to attend, please contact Pastor Jordan at firstname.lastname@example.org
Son Seekers' 55+ Senior Adult Ministry
Friday, Dec. 20 - Join us for our Christmas Lunch at Hy-Vee Club Room. Arrive 11-11:30am, suggested lunch is the Grand Buffet for $7.99 per person. Guest speaker is our own missionary, David Hunt. Come and celebrate the Christmas Season!
Young Marrieds' Connection - Designed for those in their 20s and 30s, Young Marrieds' Connection remains intentional about connecting couples with each other in marriage, to other couples in friendship, and to God through relationship. Join us for The Christmas Experience with Kyle Idleman throughout December. We meet in the corner house every Sunday at 10:30am.
Wellness Checks - next Sunday in the mezzanine following each service.
Wednesday Adult Bible Study
6:30pm, room 203 - Join us this Wednesday as we encounter God in the Psalms. This week we consider the Messianic Psalm 110. Our group enjoys digging deep into the Word of God and applying timeless truths to our lives.
Pastor's Christmas offering - next Sunday, December 15
A Christmas love offering will be received for the pastoral staff in both morning services. Special envelopes will be provided next week in your bulletin.
Numbered Tithe Envelopes are available to anyone interested; these come in book form and are dated. If you are interested in a set for 2014, please call the church office at 883-0676. Envelopes will be available next Sunday.
Video Techs Needed to learn and operate the software for our worship lyrics on Sunday mornings. If interested contact Pastor Jonathan. email@example.com or call church office 883-0676.
Royal Family Kids Thank You
Thank you to those who contributed towards the $895 to help fund our RFK Camp by supporting our Traveling Trivia & Tacos fundraiser. You are greatly appreciated! Also, many thanks to those who put this event together. The fellowship time was wonderful!
Dec 24 Christmas Eve Communion Service 5-6pm
Dec 29 Family Service
Dec 31 Small group / class New Year's eve events