Weekly Announcements 8.19.18

August 19, 2018 -


SUMMER SUNDAY EXPLOSION: August is on fire here at Ebenezer AME! While our Pastors are on a much-needed vacation, we are hearing from  anointed guest preachers. Today, we welcome Elder Byron Cage and Sun., Aug. 26th we will receive a Word from Rev. Dr. Jamal Bryant. It’s our Summer Sunday Explosion in the Word. Don’t miss it!

35th ANNIVERSARY GOSPEL CONCERT: The 35th Pastoral Celebration continues! On Fri., Sept. 14th, we will celebrate our pastors with some of gospel music’s greats, including Brian Courtney Wilson, Erica Campbell and Fred Hammond. Ebenezer Get your tickets early general tickets are $35 with a limited number of VIP seats available at $50 on sale NOW. Let the Holy Ghost party continue as we celebrate Pastor Grainger and Co-Pastor Jo Ann Browning! Stop by our table in the Narthex after service or go to Eventbrite.com, get your tickets early!

35TH ANNIVERSARY SPONSORS: Calling all businesses and individual members. We are seeking sponsors for the remaining 35th ANNIVERSARY activities. We have a special sponsor package that will include VIP PASSES for the September 14th concert and more. If you want to support the 35th Pastoral Anniversary, pick up an info packet from the Church Admin. Office or from the Concert Ticket Sales Table after service.

35TH ANNIVERSARY LOVE OFFERING: Please continue to give your 35th Anniversary love offering to our pastors anytime throughout this year. We pray each member will give a $350 love offering as we praise God for our pastors. A designated basket is available every Sunday for your offering.

FAMILY/COMMUNITY DAY, AUTO SHOW & MINISTRY FAIR: Join us Sat., Sept.22nd from 12:00p.m.-4:00p.m. at Regency Baseball Stadium; Waldorf, MD. This FREE event has something for the entire family!  Vendors, Car Show, Games, Fitness and Dance demonstrations, Children’s Pavilion, Jewels Lounge, Young Adult pavilion, and much, much more!  EVERYONE MUST REGISTER AT:  http://ebenezerfamday2018.eventbrite.com by Sept. 17th.

YOUNG ADULT BIBLE STUDY: Young Adults don’t meet us; beat us to Young Adult Bible Study every 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 7:30 p.m. Our next Bible Study will be Thurs., Aug. 23rd. Don’t miss this time of the Word and fellowship with other young adults.

KL4C AND TL4C MINISTRY:    The 2018 Back-To-School Prayer Breakfast will be held Sat., Sept. 1st from 9-11a.m. at the main church.   Please see us in the Narthex after service to register for this free event.  Backpacks will be distributed Sun., Sept. 2nd during 10:45a.m. service.

BAPTISM: The next baptism instruction class for immersion candidates is Tues., Sept 4th at 7 p.m.

SHINING STARS BEFORE AND AFTERCARE:    We are currently accepting enrollment applications for the 2018-2019 school year.  Child care services will begin on Tues., Sept. 4th. from 6-9a.m. and from 2-6 p.m.  Volunteers are needed. Please call the Admin. office for more information.

BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY DONATIONS: For the month of August, we will be collecting school supplies for our students to ensure they start the school year off with everything they need. Please support and drop off your donation of school supplies in the designated boxes at the church.

NEW MEMBERS’ CLASS: The next New Members’ class will be held Sat., August 25th at 10 a.m. and will focus on Stewardship.

JEWELS MINISTRY: Come out and support the Jewels Mega Flea Market Sat., Sept.15th, at 8 a.m. Vendor spaces are available for $25. If interested sign up in the Narthex after service, email the jewels@ebenezerame.org or call the Jewels Hotline at 301-265-8313.

GIVING: August is vacation time for many. You can still give your tithes and offerings anywhere and at any time. Simplify your giving by clicking on “Online Giving” at ebenezerame.org to give via credit card, checking account or PayPal. You can also download the Givelify app on your smartphone and click on Ebenezer AME Church.

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