For Your Information Week of 11-17-19

  • 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: Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper a 5:15 p.m.  The menu this week is Spaghetti, Salad,  Garlic Bread & Dessert. All adults are asked to bring their bibles for the new study on The Sermon on the Mount.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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:  Forms for purchasing Poinsettias are included in your bulletin.  There will also be extra copies 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 Sunday, November 24th.  The acknowledgements will be in the bulletin on December 15th and the plants can be taken home on Sunday, December 22nd.                                                                            THANKSGIVING FEAST:  FaithJam will be hosting a Thanksgiving Feast for the congregation following the worship service today.   We hope to see everyone at our Church Family Feast!
  • SAVE THE DATE:  The Mountain View Seniors will be having a covered dish luncheon at Zion Lutheran Church on Wednesday, November 20th at 12 noon.
  • STAFF MEETING:  There will be a staff meeting on November 24th immediately following the worship service.                                                                                                                                          
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  We will begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens on  December 1st at 6 p.m.
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  In 2018 BCH provided care for 16,796 children who had to be removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect by their parents.  BCH operates both group homes and foster homes to meet the needs of the children.
  • CALLING ALL KIDS IN ACTION, YOUTH & WMU LADIES:  Sunday, November 24th, we will be making lap blankets for residents of Trinity Ridge.  FaithJam will deliver the blankets in December.  We will meet right after worship service and have a light lunch.  Bring your sewing scissors and help us make the no-sew blankets!!  Last year we made 10 blankets; let’s see how many we can do this year!  Any questions, please see Judy Hilton.