Christmas Eve Service
December 24th @ 6:30 pm
Worship With Us
Sunday mornings at 10 AM
Spiritual Gifts Assessment
On the internet, go to http://www.teamministry.com. Answer the questions as honestly as you can, and you will receive a free analysis at the end.
Haven Ministries Shelter
The shelter (located at Kent Island Methodist Church) opened October 1. Volunteers from IAC will be needed Jan 20 & 21, Feb 20 & 21, and March 17 & 18. To volunteer, please contact Joe-Jo Carpenter at 410-739-6411.
Introducing the Gospel Project for Kids!
Meetings for PreK-Grade 5 will be every second Wednesday of the month from 6:30-7:30 pm. Nursery is available for younger siblings. Time will include crafts, music and story time. Next meeting is January 9.
YOUNG LIFE BANQUET NEWS
Click the link to see pictures and news: https://t.e2ma.net/message/h86q0/h08azg
Dates to Remember
Dec 2: Ministry Reports for the Annual Meeting DUE Dec 2.
Dec 16: College/Career Bible Study 5:00 pm
Dec 19: Alive Youth Ministry 6:45 pm
Dec 19: Prayer Warriors 7:00 pm
Dec 21: Haven Ministries Food Pantry @ Safe Harbor church 5:30 pm
Dec 24: Christmas Eve Service 6:30 pm
Dec 25 & 26: Church office closed
Dec 1-31: All Bible studies will not meet; resume January 8.
Jan 6: Farewell to Sue after worship
Jan 9: Gospel Project Kids Club 6:30 pm
Jan 9: New Bible study: Overcomer by David Jeremiah 6:30 pm
Jan 13: Annual Meeting
Jan 24-27: Missions Weekend
News and Notes
Budget Committee and Nominating Committee
The committees are forming now and will meet soon to plan for the annual meeting. Ministry leaders should get their budget requests (or confirm their current budget) to Jeff just as soon as possible.
Operation Christmas Child
We filled 251 boxes this year! Pray for the children who will be receiving your gifts.
Haven Ministries Hope Warehouse
For more information about this new venture and all other Haven Ministries fundraisers and services, please visit their web site at http://www.haven-ministries.org.
Haven Ministries Food Pantry
Food Pantry on the third FRIDAY of every month except November. The time is 5:30 - 7:00 pm. Queen Anne's County residents - bring photo ID. No arrivals prior to 4:30 pm. Beginning in July, there will be two panties: at Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church for residents in zip codes 21666, 21619, 21638, and 21658. All other QA County residents can go to Centreville United Methodist. Also visit Our Daily Thread to donate and to purchase. At St. Paul's Church in Centreville, Haven Ministries offers classes in personal skills, interview skills, life skills, and more. The class schedule is posted on the bulletin board.
Please feel free to take one of the Alliance Life magazines or any of the other literature displayed in the back of the sanctuary. Also, be sure to check the bulletin board for community events and letters from International Workers. In the lobby is also a greeting card display if you want to send someone a card of encouragement.
Adult Class: Old Testament Survey led by Bob King and Mike Windsor.
Various classes for Youth and Children.
College/career young adult
Bible Study Sunday evenings 5:00 pm at the Reids' home.
Men's Bible Study
Tuesday Evening Studies:
Tom Henry leading Making Jesus Lord book. 410.739.6445.
Pastor Tom leading How to follow Jesus 410.490.9729.
Dean Rhodes leading study in the Book of Daniel: the Who, What, Why 443.496.1152.
Gary Schulties leading The Priority & Pre-eminence of Jesus: Colossians 410.570.5709.
Mike Windsor leading "Digging Deeper into Sunday's Message" 443.619.2020.
Studies have concluded for 2018 and will resume January 8, 2019
Ladies Bible Studies
Tuesday Morning Study 9:30 am: Book of Revelation.
Tuesday Morning Study 10:30 am: New study beginning in January.
Tuesday Evening Study: 7:00 pm: How to Grow as a Disciple (not meeting in December)
All Ladies studies have concluded for 2018 and will resume Jan 8, 2019.