This Sunday’s Service December 16, 2018
Tis the Season to be Generous – Luke 6:38
OT Zephaniah 3:14-20 NT Luke 3:7-18
Ushers: Dan Woods, Marshall Ballard, Stan Troyer, Charles Smith
0 – 23 mo Upstairs Nursery (back of Sanctuary): Kaye Hardinger & Heather Haase
24 mo – 3 yrs Upstairs Nursery: Toney & Ashley Hatton
Pre-School Children’s Church: Micaiah Hughes
Ushers: Dan Woods, DeWayne Bryan, Jerry Stanfield, Luke Ballard
0 – 23 mo Upstairs Nursery (back of Sanctuary): Karson Ross, Annalisa Hughes
24 mo – 3 yrs Upstairs Nursery: Sean & Shelly Barber
Pre-School Children’s Church: Micaiah Hughes
PLEASE NOTE: The nurseries will all be upstairs. The 0-23 months will be in the nursery behind the sanctuary and the 2-3 year olds will be in the nursery across from the church office. The Preschool children’s church will be in the classroom next to the office.
Women’s Ministry: “Come to the Table” is this Sunday, December 16, at the Ross-Ellis Center.
Everyone is invited to a free concert this Sunday, December 16, at the Ross-Ellis Fine Arts Center at 7:30 PM. The bell choir from Greensburg, “Faith Ringers”, will be giving a 45 minute concert. Please park and enter through the North doors and feel free to view the Nativity displays in the North atrium before the concert.
Haviland Friends Church will be collecting canned and non perishable food items during the month of December to donate to the Kiowa County Food Bank. Please bring your items to the church in a plastic sack throughout the month of December. There is a big box in the foyer to put the food in as we collect it.
The candlelight Christmas Eve Service is December 24 at 5:30pm at HFC.
During this Christmas season, if you would like to bless our pastors with a financial gift, please write “Pastoral Gift” in the memo on your check and leave it in the offering plate.
There will be an all-church congregational business meeting this Sunday, December 16, to approve the 2019 budget and nominating committee recommendations.
Friends Women will not meet in December.
The EFM Christmas Catalog is available in the foyer.
Did you know that HFC has a ministry to take meals to families with new babies? If you would like to be a part of this and take a meal please contact Ashley Hatton or the church office. We also have a ministry to take meals to the sick if you would like to help with that ministry.
Christmas Break Sunday School Changes: There will be no Pre-school through high school Sunday School on December 23 and 30.
Christmas Break Holiday Schedule: the HFC office will be closed on December 25 and January 1 (will be checking messages and emails). December 26-27 there will not be regular “open” hours but we will be in and out and checking messages and emails every day. In case of an emergency please contact Todd Follette, Michael Scott or KC Lingafelter.
The high school youth group thanks you all for your generous support at the Bazaar! $2,184.00 was raised for the spring break missions trip! We are very blessed to be a part of such a giving body. Thank you!
Pray for the pastors and staff at HFC
- Todd and Brockie Follette, Cadie, Christa & Parker, Craig & Brooke and Clinton, Renae & Bryce
- KC and Brad Lingafelter, Shayna, Sierra, Seth, Shelby, Sawyer, Selah & Samuel Jude
- Michael and Mallorie Scott, Everett & Esli
Pray for the Leadership: Trent Jacks, Ryan Haase, Steve Davis, DeWayne Bryan, Keith White, Ryan Oren, Kaye Hardinger, Glenn Leppert and Lois Kendall
Pray for Barclay College
Pray for all of the students, faculty and staff.
Pray for Home Again
Pray for the director and staff as they minister to these dear people.
Pray for Siete Ejidos, Sinaloa
Pray for Anthony and Micaiah Hughes and their family as they transition back home to Haviland.
Pray for Youth Core Ministries
Pray for expansion, finances, staff and students that are being ministered to.
Pray for the Haviland Rehabilitation Center
Pray for the ones meeting for worship with the residents and for continued listening for God’s voice and seeking the Lord.
FAITHWEAVERS 6:00-7:30PM – will resume January 16
JUNIOR HIGH YOUTH GROUP 6:00-7:30PM – will resume January 16
BIBLE STUDY: Meets in the Ross-Ellis south atrium from 6:30-7:30pm. All are welcome!
HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP – will resume January 16
9:15-10:20am Women’s Sunday School class at Brockie’s house
9:30-10:15am Sunday School hour at the church
Room 111- led by Dr. Glenn Leppert & Dr. Fred Johnson
Children’s Sunday School Age 3-5th grade
High School/Young adult/College
10:00-10:20 Fellowship Time with coffee and cinnamon rolls
To find current events in our regional area go to http://www.efcmaym.org.
To find current events with our missionaries, go to http://www.friendsmission.com.