Welcome to Our Savior’s!
Announcements for Sunday, November 19, 2017
Altar Flowers today are given by Mary Anderson in memory of loved ones.
Gratitude Container Collection TODAY — Coins can remain in the container and placed in the offering plate. If checks are written, write Gratitude Container in the memo line. Thank you!
Operation Christmas Child Boxes are due TODAY, Nov. 19. All boxes need to be turned in today as Stacy Meyer, OSLC Parish Nurse, will bring them to the drop off site on Monday, Nov. 20.
Adult Education today at 9:15 am in the Sanctuary. Guest Speaker: Barb Martenson
Barb is a Development Advisor and the Grants Manager at the Union Gospel Mission (UGM). After 21 years serving on the mission field (in England, the West Bank, Cyprus and Egypt), she came to UGM first as a Major Donor Officer in 2007, and has since grown the grants department to help fund dental care for the poor, food for the hungry, late stage alcohol and drug recovery services for men and women, a broad range of capital projects to upgrade and improve over 14 buildings in 7 locations and many other programs. Next Week, Sunday, November 26: The Missional Church (Part 1) Guest Speaker: Pastor Dale Stiles
ADvent eVENT Teas — Sign up for the Women’s ADvent eVENT teas to be held the first week of December at various times and places. Stop by the table in the Gathering Area and reserve your spot at the time and place that best fits your schedule. Join us and bring a friend!
3rd Annual Christmas Cookie Fundraiser — The Women’s Team is taking orders for their Christmas cookies. Cookies are sold in boxes of 10 dozen (6 each of 20 kinds) or 6 dozen (6 each of 12 kinds) for $40 or $25 respectively. The boxes will be ready for pickup on Friday, December 8, from 2-4 pm. The proceeds from this sale will go toward scholarships for our church women to attend retreats, educational events and conferences.
Thanksgiving Eve Worship & Pie Social! Thanksgiving Eve service on Wed., Nov. 22, at 7:00 pm in the Sanctuary followed by pie social in the Gathering Area. Please consider bringing one of your favorite pies to share.
Our OSLC Book Club will meet on Monday, November 27th at 1:00 pm. We will be discussing “The Memory Keeper’s Daughter” by Kim Edwards. Please join us! Our next meeting will be in January on the last Monday of the month. Happy Reading!
Help Decorate Our Savior’s for Christmas!
When: Saturday, December 2
Time: 9-11:30 am
To let us know if you plan on helping, please email the church office (firstname.lastname@example.org) or JUST COME! Help us fill this place with warmth and welcome for Christmas!
PEP Christmas Buffet Lunch — The PEP Christmas Buffet Lunch will be at the Lowell Inn on Tuesday, December 12 from 12-3 pm. Sign-up sheet is available on the PEP bulletin board (please note if you are looking for a ride or if you have dietary restrictions). The cost is $18.00 per person. Payment needs to be into the church office with check payable to Our Savior’s by December 3.