This service will have a special emphasis on the children but will also include meaningful worship for adults.
This 4-week study will focus on four compelling African American spirituals: “Mary Had a Baby,” Rise Up Shepherd and Follow, “Children Go Where I send Thee (You),” and “Go, Tell it on the Mountain.” We will engage the Scriptures on which the lyrics are based, learn the historical context which shaped these songs and listen to the songs (and reflect on the…
Soup will be provided by the Alpha Group ladies and I will bring our hot beverages. The Tear Soup Book will be read by Gay Amos. I hope you can join us for this very special Soup Group Gathering! Blessings, Jane Hancock
If the season is incomplete unless you can sing songs of the season to appreciative audiences, plan to go caroling with Southminster members and friends, children and youth and Southminster Boy Scouts. We will go to 2 or 3 retirement communities and perhaps some homes of shut-ins to sing the familiar carols. Specific information to come. Suggestions appreciated. The group will travel in the Boy…
Next Sunday, Steve Davis will offer a tour of the church, following Worship. Meet him at the Welcome Center for this tour which will take about 45 minutes. Advance registration is not necessary, but helpful and can be noted in the Friendship pad. Meet at the Welcome Center.
The choir will lead the congregation in the singing of carols, alternating with Christmas readings from the Bible.
Steve Davis will offer a tour of the church, following Worship. Meet him at the Welcome Center for this tour which will take about 45 minutes. Advance registration is not necessary, but helpful and can be noted in the Friendship pad.
Come to worship on this first Sunday of Advent, and stay after to help us hang the greens! When the decorating is done, we will head down to the CFC for lunch and a little singing. Please bring a salad or dessert and leave it in the kitchen before worship.
Santa will be making an appearance during breakfast! A breakfast of pancakes and sausage will be served. We hope you will join us! If you have any questions, contact Erin.
Elderberries will be entertained by our very own A Great Start Preschool. Christina Miller will provide us with an overview of their educational program followed by the preschool children sharing their talents. It should be great fun for us all! A $7.00 donation is requested from those who can provide it. A brown bag lunch may be brought in place of lunch if…