Weekly Announcement 9.30.18
INTRO: It’s Youth and Young Adult Sunday! There are several upcoming activities for youth and young adults, as well as all of our church family!
PASTOR JO ANN BIRTHDAY: Happy Birthday to Pastor Jo Ann Browning on today, Sept. 30! May God continue to bless, prosper and keep you in the coming year. We love you!
GO GET OUR DAUGHTERS; Young women ages 10-18, come out Sat., Oct. 13, from 9 am-4 pm for the Go Get Our Daughters “Focused” activity as they attend the “Princess Within Conference” in Baltimore, MD. The theme is “Nurturing their spirit, nourishing their minds and inspiring their dreams.” There will be workshops on S.T.E.M technology, finances, beauty basics and more. Registration by today is required. Register in the Narthex.
GIRL SCOUTS: Do you believe in the power of every G.I.R.L—Go-getter, Innovator, Risk-taker, & Leader—to change the world? Young ladies (kindergarten-12th grade), get ready to become a Girl Scout! Contact email@example.com to register.
PARENT RESOURCE MEGA FAIR: Ebenezer will host a Parent Resource MEGA Fair Sat., Oct. 6 from 10am-1pm. The fair is for families of children ages 3 to college age. Organizations from within the church and the county have been invited to provide information and resources that will benefit your children’s academic and social-emotional growth. The fair is an open house and families can come between 10am-1pm.
YOUNG ADULT BIBLE STUDY: Young adults, fall is here, but don’t fall back on coming out to Bible Study. Have you been trying to reach your goals and achieve your dreams, but need direction and power? Throughout the month of Oct., we’ll discuss God’s vision for planning on purpose and working your plan! Come out the 1st, 2nd and 4th Thursdays in Oct. at 7:30 pm on the third floor of the Main Church.
YOUNG ADULT PRAYER CALL: Dial-in to get your mid-week refuel during our weekly Young Adult Prayer Call Wednesdays at 7 AM. Dial 515-604-9976, password, 798506.
YOUTH & MILLENNIAL BUSINESS SUMMIT: Mark your calendars! The 2018 Youth & Millennial Business Summit is Sat., Oct. 27 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Friendly High School. This event is for all youth and young adult entrepreneurs ages 10-30.
MEN’S SEASON: The next Men’s Season 2018 Planning Committee meeting is Tues., Oct. 2 at 7 p.m. All brothers are welcome to come out and join as we plan a blessed 2018 Men’s Season & Conference!
The 2018 Men’s Season will kick-off with a Prayer and Consecration Service Sun., Oct. 7 at 5 p.m. Brothers, come out and experience the power of God to become Transformers…Empowered by His Spirit to Impact our Mind, Body and Soul.
NEW MEMBERS’ CLASS: The next New Members class will be held Sat. Oct. 6 and will focus on faith and salvation.
PRE-MARITAL INSTITUTE: Considering engagement, engaged or already planning your wedding? The Pre-Marital Institute is held Saturdays from 9a.m.-11 a.m. Cost is $75 per couple. Register in the Admin. Office.
JEWELS MINISTRY: The Rain-Date for the Jewels Ministry Flea Market & Bazaar is Sat., Oct. 6 at 8 a.m. at the Shining Stars Building. Vendor tables are still available.
The Jewels are on the move! Thurs., Oct. 25 they will experience a 3-1/2 hour narrated driving tour of Historic African America in Philadelphia, PA. Stops include St. George U.M. Church, Mother Bethel AME, Philadelphia Art Museum, and more. Stop by the Jewels table after service or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMAN THOU ART LOOSED: We continue to ask the Ebenezer Family to FAST & PRAY for Pastor Jo Ann Browning and the upcoming Woman Thou Art Loosed Conference Mondays & Wednesdays thru Oct. 17th from 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
35th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT: Don’t miss this!The 35th Pastoral Anniversary concert, Friday Nov. 2, featuring Fred Hammond, Erica Campbell and Brian Courtney Wilson. Tickets are on sale now for the new date, and your tickets dated September 14 are valid. Get a group together and join the praise party for a special ticket price! It’s gonna be a party you don’t want to miss! Come together and celebrate our Pastors!