For Your Information Week of 12-01-19

  • 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.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS:   Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper at 5:15 p.m.  The menu for this week is Hamburger Steak, Tater Tots, Slaw & Dessert.  All adults are asked to bring their bibles.  We will be discussing fasting.
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During December, we have the opportunity to support missionaries through the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering which supports Southern Baptist Missionaries serving on the International Field.  For those who prefer to support the mission work of Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, you can donate to the Offering for Global Missions.  Special envelopes are available for both offerings.  Please prayerfully consider making a donation to support the missionaries sharing the Gospel around the world.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office by December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  Please be sure to return this evening at 6 p.m. as we begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens service.  A wonderful service has been planned followed by a fellowship meal in the Family Life Building
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th.  Please plan to be here on this special Sunday!
  • CHILDREN’S CANTATA:  Our children will be presenting their Cantata on Sunday, December 15th followed by a meal in the Family Life Building.
  • YOUTH CHRISTMAS PARTY:  The youth will be having their Christmas Party on December 15th at 6 p.m.      
  • DEAR CHURCH FAMILY:  You’re so often in my thoughts and also in my prayers.  Would love to see you – maybe soon.  Louise Herman
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th. Please plan to be here for this special Sunday!
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  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  BCH operates 9 facilities for intellectually or developmentally disabled adults who need care and supervision.  BCH also runs Good Shepherd Ministries in Guatemala to provide a home for orphans.  Please pray for the residents and staff of these facilities.
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  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  Reminder that Christmas gifts for Foster children are to be brought to the church on December 1st.  Staff from Department of Social Services will come on Thursday, December 5th to pick them up.  Please see Linda Robinette if you have any questions.