December 23rd, 2018
Next Lord’s Day – December 30th - CHRISTMAS 2
Worship @ 10:50 AM
Scripture: Matthew 2:13-23
Amber and I wish you all a Merry Christmas. May the time you share with family and friends be merry and bright. May the love of our saviour Jesus Christ surround you all.
CABC (Convention of Atlantic Baptist Churches)
– December 23rd, 2018
• MERRY CHRISTMAS! Glory to God in the Highest! Let us give praise for the birth of God’s Son, Jesus Christ, as we rejoice and celebrate with thanksgiving this Special Gift, which is Good News for all.
• Church to pray for: Newport Baptist Church, Scotch Village, NS (Eastern Valley Association, Region 8); Pastor Rick Manuel.
Weekly In Our Church Family
EVERY TUESDAY- 2:00 p.m. - Bible Study and Prayer Meeting at **WSUBC. **Note that we are meeting at WSUBC for the winter months.***Resumes January 8th
EVERY WEDNESDAY, 7 pm to 9pm, – Wednesday night Group Study at David & Kelly Moore’s home, 23 Target Hill Rd., Chester. Phone No. 902-275-2229. Everyone is invited. (Postponed until January 9th, 2019)
EVERY FRIDAY, YOUTH GROUP – 6pm-8pm Grades Primary to 2. All Welcome, as well as looking for Teens to help. Resumes Jan. 4th
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
December 24th, 6:30 pm, Monday – Annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service presented by WMS (Women’s Missionary Society). All loose offerings and undesignated monies will be distributed to Lighthouse Food bank, Long Lake Camp and Soul’s Harbour Mission.
A Pre New Year's Eve Celebration at Western Shore Baptist Church on Sunday, December 30 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM. (Come when you can and leave when you must.) It will be an informal gathering to celebrate all the Lord has blessed us with in 2018. We will sing some favourites hymns or gospel music. If you sing and want to bring your guitar or fiddle etc please do so. If not a singer, you may have a favourite Christian poem to share with us. There will be a time for food and fellowship We hope to see you there.
NOTE from Pastor Joe: Attention all Leaders and committee chairs---written reports are due by February 1st. Please submit all budget requests by January 15th.
January 10th, Thursday – Deacons Meeting
January 24th, Thursday – Leadership Meeting
February 11th to 13th – Annual Simpson Lectures at Acadia Divinity College.
February 21st, Thursday – Annual General Meeting
Mark Date: February 1-3, 2019 - Men’s Retreat at Bayside. For further info see www.baysidecamp.org
In Loving memory of our parents, Hilda & Laurie Lantz from daughters, Muriel, Jean and Lena.
Aenon Building Project Memorial and Donation Board
•For a donation of $35 you can place a plaque on the board
•These plaques can be in a memorial or a donation
•Contact Paula Arenburg or Betty Eisnor for a form
Pastor Joe’s contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Face book @ Joe Green
Or simply call the church and leave a message
WEEKLY SCRIPTURE READINGS
Monday: Luke 1
Wednesday: 2 Chronicles 24:17-24; Acts 6:1-7; 7:51-60
Thursday: Psalm 148; Proverbs 8:32-36; John 21:19b-24
Friday: Psalm 148; Isaiah 54:1-13; Revelation 21:1-7
Saturday: Psalm 147:12-20; 1 Chronicles 28:1-10; 1 Corinthians 3:10-17
Readers: DECEMBER 2 - Betty; 9 – Terry; 16 – Donna T; 23- Arthur; 30- JOE
LET PASTOR JOE KNOW IF YOU’D LIKE TO READ SCRIPTURE