Church Connect 

November 17, 2017


 Wednesday Bible Study

No WBS on Wednesday, November 22nd.


Youth Serving Those Who Serve Meal

The God’s Workforce Youth Group will be cooking and serving a Thanksgiving meal to the Texas Ramp Project volunteers and their spouses Sunday, November 19th at 5 p.m. Youth need to arrive at 4 p.m.  Contact Brenda Brittain at 512-281-5902 for more information.


Community Thanksgiving Service

The Community Thanksgiving Service will be held at New Sweden Lutheran Church in Manor on Sunday, November 19th at 7 p.m.


Fluffing of the Greens

Tuesday, November 21st at 10 a.m., we will start getting the Christmas greenery ready to decorate the Sanctuary for the Hanging of the Greens Service. Contact Janel Sowell for more information.


Floor Refinishing

The floor in the fellowship hall, library, and overflow room will be refinished on November 23-25. We need volunteers to help move tables, chairs and furnishings on November 22 starting at 6 p.m. We will need to move everything back on Sunday morning, November 26th.


Office Closed

The church office will be CLOSED on Wednesday, November, 22nd and Thursday, November 23rd.


Bible Month

November is Bible Month, so all the Psalm readings for November will only be found in the Bible, not in the Hymnal.


Committee Meetings

Trustees will meet on Sunday, November 19th at 12:15 p.m.

Security Team will meet on Tuesday, November 28th at 6:30 p.m.


Hanging of the Greens

On Sunday, November 26th, we will have the Hanging of the Greens Service at 6 p.m. in the Sanctuary. Come early and have dinner in the fellowship hall at 5 p.m.!


Advent Study

Our Advent Study will begin Wednesday, November 29th and will meet in the Sanctuary. We will be studying “From Heaven”, by A.W. Tozer. This study will also be offered as a Sunday School class starting on Sunday, November 26th at 10 a.m. in the overflow room. Books are available in the church office for a donation of $10.


Newsletter Deadline

The December newsletter deadline is Wednesday, November 22nd. Submissions need to be sent to fumcelgin@sbcglobal.net or bring it by the office during business hours.


Prayer Request

Ann Walker has a fracture in her leg from a fall. Please keep her and her family in your prayers as they make some difficult decisions on her care.


 

PRAYERS:

 Current Prayer Concerns can be found in the bulletin each week and the Ongoing Prayer Concerns can be found in the newsletter.