COMMUNITY Dinner on the Grounds - This Sunday!
It is already time for Dinner on the Grounds again! This will be held after service in the gym this Sunday, November 18. Please bring a few dollars to donate towards the meal but if you don't have it, it's free! If you would like to volunteer for setup, clean up, or bringing something for the meal, contact Jan Gentry: email@example.com You can also view a list of things to bring by clicking here.
Thanksgiving Family Worship | NOV 18
As we move into a season of gratitude, we will like for all families to be a part of our annual Thanksgiving Family Worship Service on November 18th. This morning service is a wonderful opportunity to worship together as a family and reflect on God's goodness. We encourage children in the age of 1st-6th grade to join their parents in service that morning. Before entering the service stop by the Info Desk to grab kids notes to follow along during service. Children’s programming will still be available for infants through kindergarteners.
Deck the Halls | NOV 25
Christmas is coming! If you are the festive type (or can climb a ladder), make plans to stay after church Sunday, November 25th, for an hour to help us decorate for Advent. If you are ready to RSVP - please let Josiah know: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Gingerbread Village Family Night | NOV 30
Join us on Friday night, November 30th, from 6:30-8:30pm for a night full of family fun! Yummy treats, gingerbread house decorating, and Advent Wreath making. The cost is $20 which includes one mini gingerbread house for each child, and a family Advent wreath to decorate and take home. If your family wishes to purchase a full-size gingerbread house for an additional cost ($10), please contact Pastor Dana. All families are welcomed! RSVP to Pastor Sarah by November 25th : email@example.com.
“A Thrill of Hope”: Advent 2018
This year’s Advent series includes devotional books for both adults and children that will follow the themes of each Sunday's message. We invite you and your family to join us on a journey through this holiday season! Both Adult and Children’s books will be available at the Info Desk starting this Sunday, November 18th for $5/each (if you can’t afford the $5 - it’s free!). Also, any children who attend the Gingerbread Village event on November 30th will receive a copy of the children’s book.
Mid-Week Programming Changes
Mid-week programming for Men's & Women's ministries, along with Alpha, are now on break for the holidays and will pick back up in January! The Scene is still meeting on Wednesday nights until December 12. RenoKids' Christmas Presentation rehearsals will continue until December 12. *All programs will break next week for Thanksgiving.
Reno_Café Thanksgiving Dinner | NOV 16
Instead of our weekly gathering on Thursday night, Reno_Café will be hosting their annual Thanksgiving dinner at the Layton's home on Friday, November 16th. Please RSVP to Jason Layton at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are planning to attend this fun evening.
MERCY PROJECT : ADVENT LaundryDay | DEC 8
Join us the morning of December 8th from 9:30am-1:30pm in serving the community alongside Fountain of Hope. This event will be during our Human Trafficking focus the second week of Advent. That Saturday morning, we will be coming in contact with the people of area code 85017, the area with the most sex trafficking victims in Arizona. We will be hearing their stories, helping with laundry, serving lunch and sharing Christ with them by loving on them. We will need you for the whole time so childcare will be provided at Renovation Church until after the event. Needed: 25-30 volunteers! Email Ali to sign up: email@example.com.
CoinDrive | Quarters for LaundryDay
If you have any quarters laying around the house or would like to donate a few dollars for Renovation to take to LaundryDay, please bring themto church by Friday, December 7th. There will be a place to drop them off at the back of the Worship Center each Sunday until then. It costs an average of $1.50 per load and they are expected to do around 700 loads on Saturday, December 8th!