Weekly Announcements 9.9.19
QUARTERLY CONFERENCE: The 1st Quarterly Conference with Presiding Elder Ronald Braxton is TOMORROW, June 10th at 7:30 p.m. All ministries are requested to be represented and have their reports for March-June 2019.
SCHOLARSHIP/GRADUATION SUNDAY: Please join us as we honor our scholarship recipients at the 10:45 a.m. Worship Service Sun., June 23rd.
Also, all graduates are invited to attend this special service as we celebrate ALL students. Come dressed in your school apparel and/or your Greek Paraphernalia. Immediately following service, we will have our End of School Year Block Party with food, games, rides, music and more.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: The Sunday School celebrates our 2019 Potomac District Youth Explosion essay contest winners: Kendall Roberson, Faith Clark, Kennedi Francis and Taylan Bynum for taking 2nd place in their respective categories. Thanks to EVERYONE who used their gifts and talents to make this year’s explosion a tremendous success! We are very proud of all our students and their accomplishments this year!
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: The 2019 Vacation Bible School Week is June 17-21. Children (ages 4-teens) will be led in a one-week biblical training. Teacher training for all classes & assistants is Sat., June 8th at 9 a.m.
YOUTH MINISTRY: Elementary school-age kids join us at 7 p.m. every second Friday of the month for Kids Living for Christ (KL4C) Bible Study. The next KL4C Bible Study is Fri., June 14 at 7 p.m.
YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY: Young Adults, don’t meet us, beat us to Young Adult Bible Study every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month. Don’t miss the next Young Adult Bible Study this Thurs., June 13 at 7:30 p.m. Come explore the Word and share with other young adults in our own way! Also, mark your calendar for the 2019 Young Adult Summit on Sat., July 20.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next new members’ class will be Sat., June 15 at 10 a.m. The focus will be on Church History.
POETRY MINISTRY JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION: Celebrate with the Poetry Ministry during Bible Study Wed., June 19 at 7 p.m. Rev. Chandra Marriott, ministry advisor to the Poetry Ministry will lead the Bible Study. There will be Juneteenth poetry, history, music and African dancers and drummers to connect us with our roots. WEAR YOUR ETHNIC ATTIRE for this celebration. For more info. or to join the Poetry Ministry, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
BLESSING & LOVE MARRIAGE MINISTRY (B.A.L.M.): Join the Blessing and Love Marriage Ministry (BALM) Fri., July 12 at 7 p.m. for the 10th Annual Summer Breeze White Affair at the Carlyle Club in Alexandria, VA. The cost is $150 per couple. There will be great food, dancing entertainment and fun. Sign up in the Narthex today!
AFRICAN/AFRICAN AMERICAN LIBERATION (AAALM): JULY 13, 2019 is the African, African-American Liberation HERITAGE WEEKEND with Dr. Gina Paige, a world leader in the field of DNA work. Through her work, more than 500,000 people have been reconnected with the roots of their family tree. Workshop registration fee is $10. The DNA test is $269. For more info, stop by their table after service today.
GOSPEL FEAST: Save the date! This year’s Gospel Feast will be Sun., July 28 with Bishop Larry Trotter & Sweet Holy Spirit. More details to come!