Germantown Church of God
Germantown Church of God
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CHRISTMAS CAROLING:   Next Sunday we will go Christmas caroling.  We will be visiting friends from our Church and Community to spread some holiday joy.  Please plan to join us for this special ministry.  We will plan to leave the Church at 2:30.  After caroling, we will return to the Church for a light supper.  To help us plan our visits, let us know if you plan to join us.  There is a sign up sheet by the mailboxes. 

CHOIR:   Our Choir is back!  We are looking for singers.  We have changed Choir Rehearsal time to Sunday mornings at 8:45 AM. 

ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING:   The annual Congregational meeting will be held TODAY following our morning worship service.  All members are encouraged to attend.  Election of members to the Administrative Council will be held.  The 2019 Budget will be presented and other reports will be presented. 

MEETINGS THIS WEEK:  There are meetings of leadership this week: 
     Elders will meet on Monday, 7:00 PM
     Commissions will meet on Tuesday at 6:30 PM
     Administrative Council will meet on Tuesday at 7:00 PM.

MENS FELLOWSHIP:  All men are invited to our monthly Mens Fellowship meeting on Saturday at 7:30 AM.  We meet for breakfast at the Parlor House.

ADVENT FOOD BOX PROJECT:   We are encouraging you to participate in our Food Box Project.  Its not too late to join us.  You are asked to put a food item in a box each day during the Advent season.  We will collect the boxes on December 23 and 24.  There are boxes available in the Vestibule.  The food will be given to Help Hotline.  Financial gifts are also encouraged.

OFFERING ENVELOPES:   Financial Secretary Melinda Ralston will be preparing Offering Envelope Boxes for 2019.  If you would like to begin using Envelopes for your giving, please let Melinda know.  If you no longer wish to use envelopes, please let her know that as well. 

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE:  We will hold our Christmas Eve Candlelight service, December 24 at 7:00 PM.  The service will include carols, a childrens moment, a Christmas message, and a Candle Lighting service.  Invite family and friends to come and worship with you.

CHIT CHAT:  If you have news items to include in the January-February issue of the Chit Chat, please put those items in Pastor Marks or Susie Buhrmans mailbox.