We will have worship for all people of all ages at 7:00 pm on Christmas Eve. An interactive reading of the Christmas story for children, Holy Communion, and a traditional candlelight singing of Silent Night will be included. Pre-service music begins at 6:40 pm. Nursery provided.
Please join us!
December 22 - Parish Hall, immediately following worship
Menu: Christmas Dinner – The church will provide the meat, the congregation is asked to bring side dishes and desserts to share.
Our children & youth will present a short skit!
So that we will have enough food, please sign up on the board in the narthex!
There will be a basket available for your donations to the Capital Improvement Fund.
The next Congregational Meeting will be held January 26, 2014 immediately following the 10:00 am worship service. The Annual Report to the Congregation will be presented. Committee Chairs should begin now preparing their annual report. Annual Committee reports are due in the church office by Monday, January 13, 2014.
PERC (Piedmont Emergency Relief Center) is in need of: clean/plastic grocery bags, coupon inserts (especially for laundry detergent, toothpaste & shampoo), comic section from Sunday paper. Place in the box marked PERC in the narthex or see Maria Hollis.
WELCA will have their annual December outing on Monday - December 2nd at 6:30 pm. They will go to dinner at the Bavarian Pretzel Factory in Greenville.
The Quilting Group would love to make good use out of your unneeded scraps of fabric and extra thread. Contact Kathy White or leave your donations in the church office. Also, donations to the Quilting Group to help pay for postage to send the quilts to Lutheran World Relief would be greatly appreciated. Donations can also be made to help with the purchase of cloth and supplies.
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