Weekly Announcements 5.1.16
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: New member’s class will be held May 7th and focus on Faith and Salvation.
BAPTISM: The next baptism instruction class for Pouring and Sprinkling candidates will be held Mon., May 9th at 7 p.m.
MEN’S “TNT” MINISTRY: Brothers, come out Thurs., May 5th at 7 p.m. for an empowering panel discussion on “Resurrecting, Reviving and Restoring Your Dreams, Hope and Aspirations.” The dynamic panel will include some of the area’s top professionals and entrepreneurs who will provide insights on life-changing principles and resources to assist you in realizing your dreams.
JEWELS MINISTRY: The Jewels Ministry is doing it again! This time they will have two Flea Market Events in 2016…May 21st & Sept 24th! Also, stop by the Jewels table in the Narthex to inquire about other exciting events or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCHOLARSHIPS: Attention Ebenezer’s 2016 high school graduates and returning college students. It’s Scholarship Season and there are several scholarships available through the ministries at Ebenezer! The Bishop Benjamin T. Tanner, the Richard Allen, the Isaac Gourdine, the Jewels Ministry, the King’s Men Harry Lee Jackson Jr. Memorial, and the Comfort Department’s 2016 Spouses in Transition Scholarships are all accepting applications. Details for all of these scholarships are available online at ebenezerame.org or at the church office.
EBENEZER YOUTH LIVING 4 CHRIST: Middle and High School students, make plans today to attend BROKEN 2016, Fri., June 17–Sun., June 19 at the North Bay Retreat Center. Cost is $150 and you can pay $50 monthly until June.
WOMEN’S SEASON: What a wonder the 2016 Women’s Season has been! Next up is the Women’s Season Outreach Day Sat., May 7th at 8 a.m. Donations & female volunteers are needed! Donations are needed to support: The Patricia Handy Place for Women—a short term emergency housing facility to end homelessness. New items needed include: twin-size sheets, bath towels, facecloths, twin-size blankets and flip flops/shower shoes
Also, donations to Soles 4 Souls to fight poverty through the collection and distribution of shoes are needed. Give new and gently used women’s, men’s, and children’s shoes to those in need. Donations can be placed in the donation boxes located in the Mezzanine, Narthex, Choir Loft, and Admin./Security Areas through Wednesday, May 4th.
Then, Revival II is Wed., May 11 and Thurs., May 12 with Rev. Dr. Gina Stewart! Then Sat., May 14th at 11 a.m., our Mother & Son Luncheon with Rev. Sherita Seawright and her son Matthew Seawright. Tickets are only $20 and available today. Sisters, we need your voice! Women’s choir rehearsals will begin Mon., May 9th at 7 pm and May 16, 17, 23 and 24.
Finally, don’t forget to register today for the God is a Wonder Retreat online at godisawonder.com! It will be a life-changing experience you will not want to miss!