Archive for December, 2007

Bulletin: week of 12/9/2007

Friday, December 7th, 2007

We will receive our Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions this morning. Our church goal is $4800. If you are visiting you are not expected to participate.

Blood Pressure check after both morning worship services.

Church Conference tonight.

Circle meetings for December:
Dorcas Group will meet in the Flora Garrett SS Classroom on Monday, December 10th at 4:30 pm.
Flora Ann Group will meet in the home of Cindy Washburn on Tuesday, December 11th at 7 pm.
Alice Johnson Group will meet at Hunter’s Glen clubhouse, Tuesday, December 11th at 6 pm.
Sherry Kelley Group will meet December 20th at 7 pm in the Fellowship Building. Supper will consist of snacks and dessert with everyone bringing a favorite.

On December 14th, 6:00-8:30 pm, Children’s Fellowship will be having a pajama party and movie. Bring a blanket or sleeping bag and wear your PJ’s. We will be watching a movie, Santa will visit and pictures will be made, and movie theater type foods will be served. Each family or child may bring a toy that reminds them of themselves or their family for Country Santa. We will play a game to guess who brought each toy. The toy is optional. Sign up sheet in the vestibule. Please sign up today.

We have not yet received many recipes for the 100th anniversary cook book. Please be sure to participate! We cannot have a cookbook without your contributions. Everyone can submit up to four recipes. We will collect them through the last Sunday in December. Drop off your completed forms in the library door or give them to Joni Addis.

WMU wants to thank all who contributed to Country Santa. Your generosity is much appreciated by the children of Pickens County. The response received was much appreciated.

Christmas Revolution Spectacular
Youth and Parents: On December 12 from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm, we will be having a Wednesday Revolution Christmas service for students and parents. We will be having finger foods. Please make plans to come and bring a finger food.

Sign-up sheet for the youth to do small jobs around your house is located in the vestibule.

The youth will be going to a retreat on January 19th. The cost is $35 and is due by December 20th.

Acteens will be processing the Christmas Cards this year. Please leave your cards and donations in the box near the mailbox outside the pastor’s study. Please have your cards here no later than December 16th. All donations will be going to the Lottie Moon Offering. Everyone needs to check the boxes in the main vestibule for their Christmas Cards beginning today through Sunday, December 22nd.

The Acteens will meet at the church on Thursday December 20th at 9:00 AM to travel to Hope Women’s Center to work in the baby room. Be sure to bring your baby bottles with as much change as you can. We will return to Ms. Susan’s for our party and to prepare and deliver baked goods for a few shut-ins. Call your parents for pick up between 2:00-3:00 pm.

Saturday, December 22nd at 7 pm and Sunday, December 23 at 11 am, the combined choirs of First Baptist Norris and Foreman Memorial Baptist will be presenting special Christmas music here at First Baptist Norris. Please invite your families, neighbors and friends to come and worship with us.

2008 Women’s Life Style Evangelism Conference, Thursday, January 24, 2008 at Taylors First Baptist church starting at 9:30 am. Ladies, if you have questions or would like more information, please see Becky Harper or Michelle Stancil.