By Janice Pickens
This coming Sunday, the congregation will vote on elders, deacons, and administrators to serve for the next two years. Anyone in need of a postal ballot should contact Dwane Johnson. Practice for the children’s Christmas program now takes place during the children’s church held during both services. Additional practices will take place on December 5, 12 and 18 at 1 p.m. The program will be given during both services on December 19. 812, the junior / senior high school youth group, meets every Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. celebrates on December 15th and will not meet again until after the first of the year. The SALT Adult Bible Study Group meets on the first and third Saturdays of each month at church. A drug addiction recovery group meets every Thursday in the church basement at 6:30 p.m. Sunday school classes for children and adults meet at 10:10 am with daycare available. Worship services are also available on Facebook live or online at http://www.syriacc.com/worship-center/ (click on the link for Sunday worship). The church office can be reached at 812-723-2316. The church’s email address is [email protected]
By Glenda Ferguson
On November 21, Pastor Gary Swick’s sermon was “Remember to be Thankful,” 1) Celebrate a Feast of Remembrance, 2) Teach Our Children to Be Thankful for God’s Blessings and 3) A Day to Be Thankful . See the full sermon on the CCP’s Facebook page and see how God created a number of festivals as reminders for the Israelite people. Services are at 9:00 a.m., Ladies’ Prayer Circle at 8:30 a.m. (Junior Church is for Kindergarten to Grade 5 during worship time.) And Bible School at 10:10 a.m. for all ages including Adult Bible School with Stanley Hall “Jim McDonald“ Core 52 ”and Richard Fried“ Hebrews. ”We now have a mothers lounge in the children’s room. Optionally you can listen to Q100.1 or watch Facebook live and YouTube. If you need transportation to the Sunday morning service, contact the church office. There is no Wednesday night compass or Christmas practice for children November 24. The dress rehearsal for the Christmas program is on Saturday December 4, with the program on Sunday December 5. The next Wednesday evening meal is December 1 at 6 pm.
This article originally appeared on The Times-Mail: Church News and Events for November 25, 2021