Announcements 12 06 09


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Announcements for the Week of December 6, 2009

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Announcements 12 06 09

  1. 1. “Reach Beyond These Walls”<br />2009 at Central<br />…offering bold ministries<br />that invigorate the spiritual<br />life of the congregation and<br />reach out into the community.<br />
  2. 2. Christian Church<br />(Disciples of Christ)<br />We are Disciples of Christ,<br />a movement for wholeness<br />in a fragmented world.<br />As part of the one body of Christ,<br />we welcome all to the Lord&apos;s Table<br />as God has welcomed us.<br /><br />
  3. 3. Christian Church<br />In the Upper Midwest<br />Disciples together<br />sharing in the fullness of God’s table<br />for the blessing of all.<br /><br />
  4. 4. Central Christian Church<br />(Disciples of Christ)<br />The Mission of our congregation is to <br />continually dedicate our lives<br />to receive and share God’s<br />love and word with this congregation,<br />the community in which we live<br />and God’s world.<br /><br />
  5. 5. Global Ministries<br /><br />
  6. 6. We offer prayers for…<br />Westbrook – Gladbrook<br />Marie West<br />Hospice (in Florida):<br />Barbara Thiessen<br />Prayers<br />Jan Bringman<br />Lois Brown<br />Jan Carter<br />Steve Madsen<br />
  7. 7. We offer prayers for…<br />The Family of Berdeen Drew<br />Berdeen, Kim Sogge’s great aunt,<br />passed away on November 30.<br />Her funeral was December 4<br />at Pursel-Davis Funeral Home.<br />
  8. 8. Birthday Blessings<br />7th Ron Benge<br /> Donna McNamee<br />8th Matthew Baker<br />9th Karen Visser<br />11th Shirley Ruopp<br />12th Juanita Dodd<br /> Janet Graves<br /> Jeff Osgood<br /> Jamie Hosek<br />
  9. 9. Do you have a prayer request?<br />Names will be printed in bulletin and on screens only with<br />permission by those for whom prayers have been requested.<br />Leave written requests<br />in the offering plate or church office<br />Call the office at 753-3129<br />or email<br />
  10. 10. FOOD BOX SUNDAY<br />SECOND SUNDAY<br />Need has increased by 30%<br />Please bring food items<br />and place in the grocery cart.<br />Most needed: Peas, corn, green beans,<br />chicken noodle soup and cash donations.<br />
  11. 11. Our Annual <br />ADOPT A FAMILY <br />GIVING TREE<br />Take a tag from the tree in the<br />Gathering Area and return the<br />no later than December 20.<br />Or leave a donation with in<br />offering tray marked “Adopt a Family”<br />and the Mission Committee with shop for you.<br />
  12. 12. Angelfood Ministries<br />Order forms on Ramp at Mission Station<br />Pick-up on December 19<br />at First Baptist Church<br />11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.<br />
  13. 13. “The E perience”<br />9:00 a.m.<br />Sunday Mornings<br />“36 Parables”<br />“Mission”<br />Pre-school - K Nursery during worship<br />Grades 1 – 12 Upstairs<br />Live, Love & Learn Downstairs <br />Adult Experience Room 11<br />Everyone is welcome!<br />x<br />
  14. 14. Disciples<br />Women Fellowship<br />(DWF)<br />Groups <br />Dec. 8 7:00 pm Group Rebecca<br />Dec. 10 1:00 pm Group DEMF<br />Dec. 19 9:00 am Group Lydia<br />
  15. 15. Pictorial Directory<br />from Olan Mills<br />No obligation to buy.<br />If we have 100 sign up,<br />The church receives $2 per sitting.<br />Arrange a sitting time<br />with the church office.<br />Sign-up clipboards or 753-3129<br />
  16. 16. Christmas Open House<br />Everyone welcome!<br />December 6<br />4:00 – 8:00 pm<br />Ken and Anne Fiscus home<br />407 Park Street<br />Bring a snack or goodie to share<br />
  17. 17. Order Poinsettias Today<br />In memory or honor of a loved one<br />$8.75 each<br />Order forms in<br />bulletin<br />church office<br />newsletter<br />Gathering Area<br />
  18. 18. Temporary Jobs Available<br />Census Taker<br />Up to 40 hours per week<br />1-800-861-2010<br /><br />
  19. 19. Comfort Quilters<br />Every 3rd Thursday of the Month<br />9:00 am to Noon<br />All are welcome to help.<br />Contact: Sarah Sade<br />
  20. 20. Fellowship Time<br />Hosts Wanted<br />Sign up in the Gathering Area.<br />Serving Fair Trade Equal Exchange Coffee<br />
  21. 21. The current newsletter<br />is now available online at<br /><br />The December newsletter is online.<br />
  22. 22. The Library<br />New books and DVDs have arrived<br />including “Disciples World.”<br />Free internet access.<br />Delivery to homebound members.<br />On the lower level off Fellowship Hall.<br />
  23. 23. Please fill out the<br />attendance information<br />In one of the black books<br />in your row.<br />Thank you!<br />
  24. 24. Central Christian Church<br />(Disciples of Christ)<br />Check out<br /> Events News<br /> Concerts Workshops<br /> Classes Links<br /> Pastor Gail’s Blog<br /> Recent worship services<br />
  25. 25. Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)<br />300 West Main Street<br />Marshalltown, IA 50158<br />Office open Monday – Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.<br />Phone: 641-753-3129<br />Email:<br />Website:<br />Pastor Rev. Gail Thiessen<br /> Minister in Music Rev. Janet Lott<br /> Organist/Pianist Colette Benge<br /> Choir Director Chris Thiessen<br /> Office Denise Juel<br /> Office Susan Duncan<br /> Custodian Ken Fiscus<br />