COLLECTION FOR OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD:
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD project is starting and will continue until taken to the collection center on November 19th. Please remember to bring your contribution of boxes and/or money for postage by November 19th. If you would rather make a money donation please make all checks out to “Samaritan’s Purse”. Informational brochures and ideas for things to put in shoebox are available in the Welcome Center & table in the foyer. Thank you on behalf of Samaritan’s Purse Ministries. For more info go to: www.samaritanspurse.org
CHRISTMAS DECORATING PARTY: We are asking for your help to decorate the church for Christmas. Sunday, Nov. 19, we need people to help bring all the Christmas trees and decorations upstairs after the service. On Monday, Nov. 20, we are going to start decorating around 4:00 pm so come whenever you can make it. The more people that come and help, the faster it will go!
COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER: Once again, we will host a Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Janet Fye is purchasing most of the items. She is asking for cash donations, which, should be put in the brown envelope marked “Thanksgiving Dinner” that are in the pew and put in the offering plate. Daryl & Tillie Schadewaldt will lead the dinner on Thursday. Sign-up sheets for salads, desserts and helpers for Wed. & Thur. will be passed around during church again today.
BASKETBALL OPEN GYM: Open gym will be starting on Monday November 6th. It will be open to church family and their friends and will be held on Monday evenings starting at 5:30 p.m. Please contact Paul Schindler if you have any questions.
WOMEN’S SMALL GROUP: Thursday’s at 7:00 p.m. at the Giedd”s home. All women are invited to come be a part of this group. They are studying “Jonah” by Priscilla Shirer.
PROCLAIM & SOUND BD: We need people to run the computer and sound board in the sanctuary. If interested please contact Cindy Lasco.
OPPORTUNITY FOR SERVICE: Gary Hutmacher has agreed to lead the Usher Team for another year and Belva Schulz has agreed to coordinate the Sanctuary Greeter Team for 2018. Please contact Gary or Belva to reserve a month where you can help in these areas and thank them for their willingness to lead these important ministries.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: All are welcome to join Rick Eiler’s Sunday School class in the gym each Sunday 15 minutes after the church service is over. Starting on Dec 10th the class will be studying Genesis.
PRAYER REQUEST FORMS: If anyone has a prayer request that they would like the prayer team to pray about, fill out the blue Prayer Card that is in the pew and place it in the offering plate.
VILLAGE NEWSPAPER AVAILABLE: Copies of the Nov. Echoes of Cedarville village newspaper are available on the table in the Welcome Center for those who are interested.
OUR DAILY BREAD DEVOTIONALS AVAILABLE: Copies of the Oct, Nov, Dec edition of the Our Daily Bread devotionals (Large Print) are available in the Welcome Center.
FACC DONATION BOX: A donation box is available in the Welcome Center for anyone who would like to contribute non-perishable food items or personal care products such as soap, toothbrushes, toothpaste, etc. Donations will be taken to FACC for distribution.
HOMETOUCH: Copies of the Nov. HomeTouch paper are available on the table in the Welcome Center for anyone who would like one. They are great to take to shut-ins or the home bound.
COPIES OF ANY SERMON: We have sermons on our website (www.cedarec.org). Select: Menu, Ministries, Sermon Player. Copies are also available in the Welcome Center.
NOVEMBER BIRTHDAY/ANNIVERSARY LIST AVAILABLE: Copies of the November birthday/anniversary list are available in the welcome center for those who were not here when they were distributed.