Bulletin Announcements – April 28, 2019
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Wednesday Morning Bible Study
We welcome everyone to join us for our weekly Bible study in the fellowship hall each Wednesday morning at 10:30 AM. Come and bring a friend as we study the Beatitudes led by Virginia Mora and June Phelps.
Last Sunday we dedicated Benjamin David Smith to Jesus Christ and His Church. Ben was born on August 9th, 2018 to Will and Summer Smith.
The rose today is to announce to all the birth of Palmer June Laymon. She arrived at 3:30 AM on April 18th at 7 pounds 14 ounces. The proud parents of this healthy girl are Kathryn and Daniel Laymon and the grandparents are June and Bill Phelps. Congratulations.
Neighbors for Spiritual Renewal – Sunday, April 28
After worship service today will be our fourth session in our Neighbors for Spiritual Renewal Series in the Fellowship Hall at 12:30 PM to 2 PM. Lunch will be provided. We will reflect on our experience of Solitude and Silence and introduce a fresh way to encounter God in the Bible. You are welcome to come even if you have not been to previous sessions. You can get a book, “Sacred Rhythms” and read it as you are able. We have copies to purchase. The purpose is to learn and share Classic Christian Devotional tools. There will be a total of 9 sessions with one or two sessions each month.
Covenant Presbyterian Concert Series – April 28 and May 5
Today, Sunday, April 28th at 7 PM – East Wake High School Mixed Chorus, Concert Choir, and Chorale Sunday, May 5th at 7 PM – Durham Children’s Choir. There is no admission charge but a love offering will be taken. Don’t miss these fine young singers.
New Church Sign
As most have probably noticed by now, we have a new church sign. Many thanks to the Evangelism Committee, especially Ann Harris and Virginia Mora, for their perseverance in seeing this project to completion. Also, many thanks to the Property and Grounds Committee for their assistance in getting it approved and installed. The cost of this project was paid for by individual contributions and the estate of Donnie and Margaret Thomas at no cost to the church.
National Day of Prayer Service – May 2
Noon at J. Ashley Wall Towne Square, 7 PM at Wendell Community Center.
Mothers Day Breakfast – Sunday, May 12
Sunday, May 12th, 9:15 AM in the Fellowship Hall. The men are going to cook up a special breakfast for all. Please feel free to invite a friend and come fellowship with us.
General Assembly – July 20 – 24
The Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) General Assembly will be held this year in Des Moines, IA, July 20-24, 2019. Our church is entitled to 2 voting delegates/representatives. Early registration discounts end on March 31st. Details are in a room in the west wing. Please consider attending if you can.
WCC T-Shirts For Sale!
The Evangelism Committee is selling t-shirts for $10.00 each. If you would like a Wendell Christian t-shirt, please let a member of the Evangelism Committee know. The members are Virginia Mora, Ann Harris, Donna Wall, Claudia Lackner, Ben Lambeth, Lori Laubscher and also June Phelps helps us out.
Disciples Women Fundraisers
The Disciples Women’s Fellowship is planning an auction for the end of summer. We are in need of salable donations and will be collecting those items in the Sunday school room at the end of the hall near the preacher’s study. Please donate those salable items you no longer need or use.This should be a fun event.
DWF will be selling Rada Cutlery as an ongoing fundraiser. Please see any member of DWF to look at one of the catalogs. These make great gifts and will help the DWF with our projects. Any questions see Ann Harris or Alice Hall.
Is your loved one or close friend on display for all to see? Order a brick in honor of or in memory of a loved one or close friend. View the Memorial Garden Patio for examples. Order forms are in the Fellowship Hall or see any DWF member.
Sign-up for Altar Flowers
The sign-up calendar for Altar Flowers is on a kitchen wall. Please add your name by the Sunday you plan to present Altar Flowers and indicate who is to be honored/remembered.
Note Cards for Sale
The DWF has beautiful note cards for sale. Please see the display in the Fellowship Hall.
We lift our voices in music as part of our service, expressing our worship of God. We draw upon our rich heritage of traditional and contemporary music. There is always room for individuals who feel God’s leading to sing in the choir which meets every Sunday morning at 10:30 AM in the Sanctuary.
Reports and Bulletin Updates
Various financial reports, as well as other useful information, are on a table in the Fellowship Hall. Please email Sunday Bulletin updates to Glenn Harris by Friday each week.
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