Midweek at Celebration

BOOK CLUB
The next book club book is “Little Fires Everywhere,” by Celeste Ng.  They will be meeting Tonight, December 3rd  at 6:30 PM at Nipote’s Italian Kitchen.

YOUTH MINISTRIES
Their next event is December 8th, from 5:30-8:00 PM at the Baird’s for their Christmas Party.  Please bring a White Elephant gift for exchange.

PASTOR MATT’S ANNUAL EVALUATION
This year, instead of handing out paper evaluations, the council has decided to go electronic.  They hope to get more of the congregation involved. It is open until December 7th.  Please take the time to fill it out to help the council, and Pastor Matt know how we think he is doing.  The link was in the Midweek email,  or you can use your camera/QR code reader on your phone, to scan the picture in the bulletin, and it will take you right to the survey.

COUNCIL MEETING
There is a council meeting this Sunday, December 8th.  It will be at church from 12-2 PM.

CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE
Come let us adore Him, Christ the Lord! Join us as we Celebrate Jesus’ birth at our Christmas Eve Worship Service! Mark your calendars, December 24th, from 6:30-8:00 PM.

ANNUAL GIVING TREE
The tree is up, a family has been chosen, and the names will be going up today. Please find it in your heart to help this family.  December 22, is the date to have the gifts at church for delivery.

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING
There is a congregational meeting Sunday, December 15th, after the service.  We will be voting on an elder, and going over the upcoming year’s budget.  Please plan on attending.

BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY
Hand 2 Hand Ministries needs more room, YEAH!!!! With that being said, we are removing the library at church.  Any of the books that are currently out on the tables in the Fireside Room, or still in the Library, are free to a good home.  If you want any of them, take them.  What ever is left on December 17th will be donated.

UPCOMING EVENTS
December 8, Council Meeting
December 15, Congregational Meeting
December 18, Women’s Bible Study
December 24, Pray Muskegon
December 24, Christmas Eve Service

Happy Thanksgiving and Safe Travels

THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE
Tomorrow night, November 27th at 5:30 PM at New Hope Baptist Church, we will be having a potluck, and a time of worship to follow.  We have so much to be thankful for this year, so come and join us in giving thanks to God for all his blessings! Don’t forget to bring a dish to pass.

BOOK CLUB
The next book club book is “Little Fires Everywhere,” by Celeste Ng.  They will be meeting December 3rd  at 6:30 PM at Nipote’s Italian Kitchen.

YOUTH MINISTRIES
Their next event is December 8th, from 5:30-8:00 PM at the Baird’s for their Christmas Party.  Please bring a White Elephant gift for exchange.

PASTOR MATT’S ANNUAL EVALUATION
This year, instead of handing out paper evaluations, the council has decided to go electronic.  They hope to get more of the congregation involved. It is open until December 7th.  Please take the time to fill it out to help the council, and Pastor Matt know how we think he is doing.  The link was in the midweek email, or Mindy can share it with you another way for those that do not use email.

SEEKERS SMALL GROUP
The seekers small group will be meeting December 1st, right after the service.  They will be studying Joshua 1-8.  Check your emails from Linda about what to bring.

NEW SERIES STARTS THIS SUNDAY:
All I Ever Needed to Know I learned at Christmas: We identify Christmas with gifts, decorations, and family gatherings.  But what we often overlook is how the Christmas story is the most amazing event in all of world history.  It is the foundation for all we believe.  Join us in our new series as we discover how everything you ever needed to know is learned at Christmas.

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
Women’s Bible Study will be meeting December 4th, at 10 AM, in the Fireside Room.  Materials will be provided.  Contact Brenda Swanson with any questions.

ANNUAL GIVING TREE
The Fellowship team has the tree up, a family has been chosen, and the names will be going up soon. They will be up for about two weeks.  Please find it in your heart to help this family in need.  A date will be announced for the gifts to be at church for delivery.

UPCOMING EVENTS
November 27, Thanksgiving Eve  Service at New Hope Baptist
December 1, Communion Sunday
December 1, Seekers Small Group
December 3, Book Club
December 4, Women’s Bible Study
December 8, Council Meeting
December 15, Congregational Meeting

Celebration’s Midweek Updates

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
The Women’s Bible Study meets TODAY, November 20th, at 10 AM, in the  Fireside Room. Materials will be provided.

FALL CLEAN-UP  IS SATURDAY
This Saturday, November 23rd, at 9:00 AM, we will be cleaning both the inside and outside (if weather permits.)  Our cleaning crew from MOKA does a great job weekly.  We will be doing cleaning  not on their list, and just “Freshening Up.”

BOOK CLUB
The next book club book is “Little Fires Everywhere,” by Celeste Ng.  They will be meeting December 3rd  at 6:30 PM at Nipote’s Italian Kitchen.

YOUTH MINISTRIES
The youth will meet this Sunday, November 24, at 6 PM, for “Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude.”  Their next event is December 8th, from 5:30-8:00 PM at the Baird’s for their Christmas Party.  Please bring a White Elephant gift for exchange.

PASTOR MATT’S ANNUAL EVALUATION
This year, instead of handing out paper evaluations, the council has decided to go electronic.  They hope to get more of the congregation involved. It is open until December 7th.  Please take the time to fill it out to help the council, and Pastor Matt know how we think he is doing.  The link was in the midweek email, or Mindy can share it with you another way for those that do not use email.

WORSHIP AND ARTS TEAM MEETING
This Sunday, November 24th, there will be Worship and Arts Team Meeting from 12:00-1:00 PM in the Fireside Room.  Please plan on attending if you are part of the Worship Arts team, or the Audio/Visual team.

THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE
Wednesday, November 27th at 5:30 PM at New Hope Baptist Church, we will be having a potluck, and a time of worship to follow.  We have so much to be thankful for this year, so come and join us in giving thanks to God for all his blessings!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
November 20, Women’s Bible Study
November 23, Church Clean Up
November 24, Pray Muskegon
November 24, Praise and Worship Team Meeting
November 27, Thanksgiving Eve Service at New Hope Baptist
December 1, Communion Sunday
December 3, Book Club
December 8, Council Meeting
December 15, Congregational Meeting

Celebration’s Upcoming Events

YOUTH MINISTRIES MEETING
The youth will meet  Saturday, November 16th, at 9:00 AM, in the Fireside Room.  They will be practicing what they learned by doing a community  service project.  Next event:  Sunday, November 24, at 6 PM with “Cultivating an Attitude of Gratitude.”

SEEKERS SMALL GROUP
The Seekers small group will be meeting on November 17, after the service. Linda Bergman has sent out an email to those in the group.  They will be studying Deuteronomy  25-34.

FALL CLEAN-UP IS COMING
Saturday, November 23rd, at 9:00 AM. Both inside and outside (if weather permits) will be done this year. Sign-up sheet is at the information booth.

BOOK CLUB
The next book club book is “Little Fires Everywhere,” by Celeste Ng.  They will be meeting December 3rd  at 6:30 PM at Nipote’s Italian Kitchen.

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
The Women’s Bible Study will be meeting next week Wednesday, November 20th, at 10 AM in the Fireside Room.  Materials will be provided.

THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE
Wednesday, November 27th at 5:30 PM at New Hope Baptist Church, we will be having a potluck, and a time of worship to follow.  We have so much to be thankful for this year, so come and join us in giving thanks to God for all his blessings!

HAND 2 HAND MINISTRY
There is a sign-up sheet at the information booth.   They are asking for volunteers to help pack, and to deliver.  God has given us so many Blessings!!! and this is an opportunity to share what He has given to us.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
November 16, Youth Ministries Service Project
November 17, Seekers Small Group
November 20, Women’s Bible Study
November 23, Church Clean Up
November 24, Pray Muskegon
November 24, Praise and Worship Team Meeting
November 27, Thanksgiving Eve Service at New Hope Baptist
December 1, Communion Sunday
December 3, Book Club

 

Celebration’s Midweek Update

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
The Women’s Bible Study will meet Tomorrow, November 6th, at 10:00 AM in the Fireside Room.    Materials will be provided.

BOOK CLUB
The next book club book is “The Keeper of Lost Things,” by Ruth Hogan. Their next meeting is Tomorrow, November 6th, at El Burrito  Loco, at 6:30 pm. Brenda Swanson will be leading.

YOUTH MINISTRIES MEETING
Sunday, November 10, the Youth Ministries will have a meeting at 6:00 pm.  Students will continue with “More than a Feeling” series.  Come join us for fellowship, and fun!  For more information contact Darla Baird.

SEEKERS SMALL GROUP
The Seekers small group will be meeting on November 17, after the service. Linda Bergman has sent out an email to those in the group.  They will be studying Deuteronomy  25-34.

COUNCIL MEETING
There is a council Meeting on this Sunday, November 10, from 12-2 pm at Mike and Connie’s house.

FALL CLEAN-UP IS COMING
This year we are going to be cleaning both the outside and inside together.  Details and a sign-up sheet will be coming soon.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
November 6, Women’s Bible Study
November 6, Book Club
November 10, Council Meeting
November 10, Youth Ministries
November 11, Veterans Day
November 17, Seekers Small Group
November 24, Praise and Worship Team Meeting