Weekly Announcements 8.6.17
AUG. PREACHING SERIES: We pray our Pastors have a blessed vacation during the month Aug. While there are away, we will have several anointed guest preachers. On Sun., Aug. 13th, Rev. Harold Hayes will preach at the 7:45 a.m. service and Rev. Tony Lee at 10:45 a.m. On Aug. 20th, Rev. Dr. Gwendolyn Boyd at 7:45 a.m. and Bishop Carolyn Showell at 10:45 a.m. Rev. Dr. Jamal Bryant will preach both services on Aug. 27th.
NEW MEMBERS CLASS: The next New Member’s class is Sat., Aug. 12th at 10 a.m. The focus will be on Christianity and Discipleship.
YOUTH MINISTRY: Join the Youth Ministry for several back to school activities! Thurs., Aug. 10th at 7 p.m., we will host an educational empowerment session with the P.G. County Public School system and the NAACP. This session will inform parents and students on special educational services available. Thurs., Aug. 17th, join us for a trip to Mother Bethel AME Church and Eastern State in Philadelphia, PA. The cost is $20 per person. On Thurs., Aug. 24th, the youth will go hiking at Great Falls National Park in Great Falls, VA. This event is free, but registration is required. On Thurs., Aug. 31st, they are headed to Hershey Park in Hershey, PA. The cost is $60 per person. Then on, Sat., Sept. 2nd, come to the Back to School Prayer Breakfast and Backpack Giveaway. This event is free, but registration is required. Register for all of these awesome activities after service in the Narthex.
BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY DONATIONS: Church, for the month of August, we will be collecting supplies for our students to ensure they start the school year off with everything that they need. Please support by donating school supplies.
LITURGICAL DANCE MINISTRY: Liturgical Dance Open Season will run from this Aug., 12th – Sept., 10th. All are welcome to drop in and take classes. Monday nights: African dance, 7p.m.-9p.m., Thursday nights: adult liturgical dance, 7:30p.m.-9p.m., Friday nights: Young Adult liturgical dance, 7:30p.m.-9p.m. and Saturday mornings: youth liturgical dance (minimum age of 5), 8a.m.-11am. Call 301-265-8269 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
REACH OUT TO MILITARY MINISTRY: If you have served in any branch of the military please contact the Reach Out to Military Ministry to submit your name, branch of service, and phone number. Email this info to email@example.com. Thank you for your service.
GOSPEL FEAST 2017: Save the date for Gospel Feast 2017, Sun., Sept. 17th at both services featuring the new CD release of Ricky Dillard and New G!
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.