ADVENT The Advent Wednesday worship this year will be at 7:00 p.m., starting Wednesday, November 29th. The theme is: Together in Advent. In the series we will celebrate together as the family of God the coming of His Son for our salvation. The theme verse for the series is: “Save us, O Lord our God, and gather us from among the nations, that we may give thanks to Your holy Name and glory in Your praise.” (Psalm 106:47). Week 2: Send Peace. Week 3: Share Joy. Week 4: Wrap in Love. Plan to come! The Wednesday evening Advent offering will be given to the NALC Disaster Relief and the Champaign County Christian Health Center. Go to ccchc.2003.org to learn more about the Champaign County Christian Health Center, which offers free healthcare for the uninsured and underinsured.
CHRISTMAS SERVICE SCHEDULE Christmas Eve services will be: Sunday morning at 10:00 (4th Sunday of Advent), then 6:30 pm and 9:00 pm for the Christmas Eve candlelight service. December 31 will be the Service of Readings and Carols at the 10:00 a.m. service.
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM AND CHICKEN AND DUMPLING DINNER. The Christmas program will be Sunday, December 17th, during the worship service. The annual chicken and noodle dinner will follow during the fellowship time. Plan to come and enjoy the season!
DECORATING FOR ADVENT/CHRISTMAS We will decorate the church for the Advent/Christmas season today after worship. Plan to stay and help!
SOUP KITCHEN AT CANDLEWOOD A soup kitchen is being organized at Candlewood. It is open to anyone in Mahomet. If you are interested in helping or being a participant, please contact Pastor Oman.
MEN’S REPAIR MINISTRY M25:40 New Beginnings Lutheran Church is developing a Home Repair Team that handles basic repairs and small projects for people in God’s Family who have a need. We can use all levels of skill or come and learn a new one. If you are interested in helping please contact Rich Gegg firstname.lastname@example.org or
HELPING CHILDREN IN MAHOMET Please return the Helping Hands gift here to New Beginnings by next Sunday. The gift should be unwrapped and the ornament should be taped to the gift. We will take the gifts to First Baptist Church on the collection day. Thank you!
GIVING STATEMENTS The 3rd quarter giving statements are available in the basket in the narthex.
ATTENDANCE for Sunday, November 26th was 70 and total offering was $1,150.00.