THIS WEEK AT GETHSEMANE
Sun 11/108:15 am Traditional Worship Service
9:45 am Sunday School/ Breakfast for children
6:00 pm Hope Hall reserved Ennis
Food Pantry Sunday
Mon 11/11 6:30 pmKarate
6:30 pm GUMC Youth
7:00 pm Day Care Board, Library
Tues 11/128:00 am Quilting
3:00 pmAfterschool Program
6:30 pmFingers of Faith
Wed 11/139:00 amClothes Closet
Thu 11/146:30 pmCo-Ed Volleyball
Sat 11/168:00 am Hungry Warriors
Worship Service Attendance
8:15 -88 10:45 -27 Sunday School – 35
The second Sunday of the month is West Branch Food Pantry Sunday. If you forgot your non-perishable items, there is a container for donations of money.
FINGERS of FAITH Crochet/Knitting group meets TUESDAYS @ 6:30. Join the fellowship to learn, share a pattern or get help with a difficult stitch.
WB Community Thanksgiving Service, Sunday November 24th @ 7:00 PM at the Lanse Evangelical Free Church.
NEEDED: A church van driver and aide for the 2nd Sunday of each month to pick up Sunday School students. You would need to leave the church at 9 AM. If this is a ministry for you, please contact Penny 345-4222.
Pray for our Sunday School and church van ministry. Please pray for the leaders as they teach the children, teen and adults about Jesus and pray for hearts and minds to receive the truth of God’s word and many would grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord.
The After School program is on TUESDAYS. It is a time for games, crafts, having devotions and snacks! If you can help with healthy snacks or money to purchase items for this program, please contact Penny 345-4222. You are always welcome to stop in and spend time with the kids.
RENEWING THE WORLD
It’s time to order Gethsemane FRUIT CAKES. These cakes are full of walnuts, brazil nuts, dates, and maraschino cherries. Cost is $10 each. Order forms are in the Welcome Center. Last day to order is November 24.
It’s Shoebox Time through Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child. The world wide goal this year is 11 MILLION boxes to reach children who may never have received a gift. The boxes are a tool to show God’s love through us. There is a list on the table in the Welcome Area of things NOT to include in your box. You may go to samaritanspurse.com for great gift ideas. Please make sure a boy/girl label is on your UNWRAPPEDbox, held together with a rubber band. Remember to pray for the child that will receive your box. You may included a letter, card and picture of yourself. BOXES are due NEXT SUNDAY. Any questions, contact Penny 345-4222.
GUMC Fall PIE SALE will be held to raise funds for the upkeep of the Allport Cemetery. You can choose between 8 different kinds of pies. Order forms are in the Welcome Center. Cost is $10 each. Order forms and money due Nov 20. Pies may be picked up Wednesday, November 27th from 2 – 6 pm just in time for Thanksgiving!
When prayer requests are called into the office, a prayer chain is contacted. If you would like to join the group of praying people and get notices by phone call or email, please call church office 345-6860.
When food items or drinks get spilled on the floor or pew, please let Susan, Tom or Pam know ASAP so spills can be cleaned before stains set in. Coffee and red/purple juice make bad stains on the carpet and pews. Thanks for your help!