Operation Christmas Child begins! For the next 6 weeks bring toys small enough to fit into a shoe box to church. On November 17 following the service there will be a pizza lunch at 12:30 for those who would like to participate in packing the boxes. For info: www.samaritanspurse.org
MEN'S BREAKFAST DATE CHANGE!
Our next Men's Breakfast will be 8:00am at Country Cookin, 13246 James Madison Hwy in Orange, on November 24th. It's a guy thing but everybody is welcome. Come for breakfast and stay for a short time of sharing.
For November Love outreach Food Pantry is asking for donations of toothbrushes, toothpaste, cake mixes, and frosting. Bring your items to church and place them in the blue plastic bin. Of course any other non-perishables are always most welcome.
HELPING HANDS NEEDED
Residents in our region need rides to doctors’ appointments, the pharmacy, or the grocery store. Visit Foothills Area Mobility System for
SUNDAY MORNING MINISTRIES
Everyone is needed to serve on Sunday mornings: readers, greeters, lay Eucharistic ministers, prayer teams, nursery helpers, musicians, set-up, and cleanup. Share the joy of ministry. Let Deborah or Jim know how you can help: (540) 672-8331.
Synod is coming! Save the date: November 16-17 for Synod 2018. Synod is not only for clergy and delegates, anyone in the diocese is more than welcome to attend. is so much more than a diocesan business meeting. It’s a joy-filled opportunity to gather as a diocese for worship, fellowship and spiritual growth. There is always great music, Bible teaching and breakout sessions on topics central to our churches’ ministries and mission. For info click HERE.
Make an Advent wreath! On Saturday, December 1st, we will join the town of Orange in making Advent wreaths from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Helpers are needed. for more information contact Vibeke at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at
SUNDAYS AT 9AM
A variety of video teachings will be offered at 9:00am on Sundays which may be of interest to many. Approximately 30 minutes of the videos will be shared each week and time will be allowed for Q&A afterward.
PRAYER MEETING IN ORANGE
All are invited to gather for earnest prayer on Wednesdays, 7pm, at the Center. For those living further away, please join with other believers in your area for prayer. For more information: (540) 672-8331.
If you need prayer for an illness in the family or other concern, please call (540) 672-8331 and Jim or Deborah will be happy to pray for you. With your permission, your request can be passed confidentially to the church's intercessors for additional and ongoing prayer.