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Join Us for Online Worship on Sunday at 11:00 A.M.
- Fellowship and check-in (we are learning to connect on Zoom) 10:30 – 10:55 AM
- Worship 11 AM to Noon
- Announcements and fellowship Noon – 12:30 PM
- Facebook: WCC Together
- FM Radio 91.1 (within one block of the church)
- Zoom Meeting: Enter the Meeting ID and password.
Missed the live worship? Watch and listen here.
Wednesday Morning Devotion and Encouragement:
In-Person Worship – Please wear a mask!
We are strongly encouraging anyone attending in-person worship at the church to wear protective face masks and to keep a distance of 6 feet from others, except members of your immediate family. We are all aware that caution to the highest level is necessary with these new variants. If you are not feeling well or have what might be considered minor symptoms, please stay at home for your safety and the safety of others.
Contribute to Wendell Christian Church
Although some of us cannot be physically together during this COVID-19 pandemic, our ministries and church expenses continue and your financial support is greatly needed and appreciated. Click here to make an online contribution, or you can mail your contributions to WCC, PO Box 874, Wendell, NC 27591-0874. To download the Gively smartphone app, click here. Once you have it installed on your phone, put in zip code 27591 for your location and search for Wendell Christian Church.
Board Meeting Wednesday, January 26
The Quarterly Board Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 26th at 7 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Elect Committee Chairs as soon as possible. Committee Chairs should be prepared to give written reports.
174th Regional Assembly – Saturday, April 23rd
The Christian Church (DOC) in NC Regional Assembly will be on Saturday, April 23rd at SouthPark Christian Church, 6650 Park South Drive, Charlotte, NC 28210. The theme will be “Vital Conversations: Hearing Other’s Stories!” Our church is entitled to three voting delegates and three alternate delegates. Resolutions should be submitted to the Regional Office by January 22nd, 2022. Delegate registration should be received at the Regional Office by March 6th. Everyone is invited to attend this one-day Regional Assembly. Let Gayenell Gull know if you would like to be a delegate.
Welcome Back, Children!
WCC is welcoming back our children. Each Sunday we will have someone go back with the children after the children’s sermon. They will enjoy a story from their Spark Story Bible that aligns with the morning message. We would love to see your children. We have a sign-up sheet on the sanctuary piano for those willing to spend some time on a Sunday with our children. If you would like to find out more about our fall plans, please contact Summer Smith, Melanie Pepon, or Tammy Fuller.
Children’s Bible Story Videos
The Education Committee will be creating Bible Story videos to share with the community throughout the summer. We would love to have some guest readers so our children can feel connected to our entire community. Please contact Tammy Fuller if you would be willing to read a story for our children. (No worries if you don’t know how to create one, our team will help you with that!) Click here for this week’s story.
Wednesday Morning Online Bible Study – 10:30 A.M.
The Wednesday Morning Bible Study meets Wednesday mornings at 10:30 AM. You may participate on ZOOM or in person in the Fellowship Hall. If you choose to come in person, please wear a mask. We will continue our study of Genesis. Please share this with those who do not use the computer. This is a community Bible Study so feel free to invite others to join us. Looking forward to seeing each of you on Wednesday. Led by Virginia Mora and June Phelps.
Christmas Post Office – Closing Notice!
We have our own Christmas Season Post Office on a table in the Fellowship Hall but it will be closing soon. Please don’t let your letters wind up in the “Dead Letter Office”. Go by the table soon and pick up cards addressed to you, or have someone pick yours up. All the money collected will be given to the youth activity fund.
Shaping Our Future Together in Christ
We are looking for input from each member of the congregation in order to better understand the needs and hopes among us. We would greatly appreciate your response, using the below questions as a guide:
- What do you like about Wendell Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)?
- What hopes do you have for Wendell Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)?
- What challenges do you see or experience within Wendell Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)?
- Please share any of your memories and historical knowledge of Wendell Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) that we may collect.
Please share your feedback by emailing your response to the email address published in the printed bulletin, leaving a written response on the entrance table in the sanctuary, or letting us know if you would like to speak with a team member directly. Thank you!
Martha’s Compassion Box
Please do not put perishable food items in this Compassion Box. Several perishable food items have been left recently and have been ruined in the heat and had to be thrown away. Martha’s Compassion Box is sponsored by the CACS Committee. This is a “take what you need and leave what you can” compassion box for community residents. The box will house books for both children and adults, toiletries, and nonperishable food items. Church members are welcome to contribute. Excess contributions are kept in the west wing library and put out as needed. Many thanks to Marty Greer and the handiwork of Andy Hanna for making this dream come to life.
Contact An Elder
The Elders are available to the congregation for prayer requests, suggestions, questions or concerns. Click here to send a message to one of our Church Elders.
The COVID-19 outbreak has been accompanied by a flood of misinformation from unreliable sources. Be thoughtful about what you read or hear about the virus and make sure you are separating rumor from fact before you act. Click here for additional information and resources.
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.