For Your Information 11-27-19

  • REMEMBER:   Our time together will start at 10:25 a.m. in order to give us the opportunity to hear about the missions and ministries that are active and the events that are being planned at MGBC.  Our hope is that by 10:30 a.m. we will be prepared for the purpose for which we have gathered; and that is of course to worship God.
  • THE PASTOR STRONGLY ENCOURAGES YOU WHO ARE WILLING TO COME AS CLOSE TO THE FRONT BEFORE HE BEGINS PREACHING.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS: There will be no Wednesday activities this week.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office before December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.
  • CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS: Today is the last day to order Poinsettias for Christmas.  There are order forms in the Education Building and the Sanctuary.  The cost is $9.00 each.  The form needs to be filled out with the money attached by today.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • STAFF MEETING:  There will be a staff meeting today immediately following the worship service.
  • KIDS IN ACTION, YOUTH & WMU LADIES:  Remember we will be making lap blankets for the residents of Trinity Ridge right after the worship service today.  We will have a light lunch.  Hope to see you there!
  • DEACON MEETING:  There will be a Deacons meeting this evening at 6:30 p.m.
  • CHRISTMAS TREE:  We will putting the Christmas tree up on Saturday, November 30th at 9:00 a.m. in readiness for the Hanging of the Greens service.  Please come and help if you can.                                                                                                                                     
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  We will begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens on  December 1st at 6 p.m.
  • DESSERTS NEEDED:  We are in need of desserts for December 1st – Hanging of the Greens.  Please sign up today to help with this.  
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th. Please plan to be here for this special Sunday!
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  BCH operates 9 facilities for intellectually or developmentally disabled adults who need care and supervision.  BCH also runs Good Shepherd Ministries in Guatemala to provide a home for orphans.  Please pray for the residents and staff of these facilities.