November’s Collection- Gateway Woods
Sunday 11/28 - 2nd Service - Matthew Study - Chapters 19-25
The Narrative: Jesus continues his teaching about the upside down kingdom. The clash between Jesus’ Kingdom and the religious leaders escalates.
The 5th Sermon: The Olivet Discourse - Tribulation in the world’s kingdoms and His second coming.
Wednesday 12/1 - Annual Church Business Meeting
The list of candidates is attached to the emailed announcements.
2nd Service - Matthew Bible Study - Chapters 26-28 - Bro. Randy Mogler/Washington
This section covers the Passover, Jesus’ trial, crucifixion and resurrection. Just like in the introduction, Matthew uses many OT references so the reader can understand that Jesus’ death was not a failure but the fulfillment of the prophecy.
Annual Church Caroling - We will meet at the fellowship hall at 4:00. Please sign up on the bulletin board if you plan to attend. To help set up, serve, and bring food please click on the following link: https://www.signupgenius.com/
Sunday 12/12 - Sunday School Christmas Program at 11:30
Wednesday 12/15 - The Song of Emmanuel at 7:15 - An evening of Scripture and song celebrating the birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ. There will be songs from the Prairie Choristers and a men's group, along with congregational singing. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Please come and bring a friend!
Saturday 12/25 - Christmas Day Service (song service from 9:15-9:45) - Wednesday evening services on 12/22 are cancelled. Sunday Services on 12/26 will follow our regular format.
2022 Updates Needed - Please complete this by Sunday Dec. 12th.
Church Lunch - Anyone who wants their name added to or taken off the church dinner list should contact Bro. Harold or Sis. Judy Sauder. A current list is posted on the bulletin board by the ladies restroom for your review.
Church Directory - If you have any updates (including e-mail and phone numbers) you may either fill out the form online (http://roanokeacchurch.org/
pages/church-directory- Updates/), send an email (DirectoryUpdates@ roanokeacchurch.org), or fill out a paper form in the North hall and drop it in the box near the bulletin board.
Onecallnow - We are using OneCallNow more and more as we communicate with the church. If you would like to be added to receive weekly announcements or prayer requests, please contact Sis. Jenell Hodel at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Song Leaders Needed - There is a need for additional brothers to serve as song leaders. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Bro. Reggie Wuethrich.
Hosts Needed for Young Group - If you would like to host a young group event, please contact Sisters Destyne King or Joanna Moser
Other Ways to Serve and Learn
Monday 12/6 - Roanoke Community Bloodmobile at the Roanoke Park Building from 12:30-5:30- Please call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment. There is an urgent need for blood with the upcoming holidays.
HarvestCall Winter Rebuilding Project in Lafayette, LA - Forty volunteers are needed each week starting January 9, 2022 and continuing through March 25, 2022. Online registration is required for all team members and opens at noon Central time on Wednesday, November 17th at www.harvestcall.org
Prayer for the Kidnapped Missionaries in Haiti - If you would like more information about the kidnapping, please click on this link: Update on Haiti kidnapping - Christian Aid Ministries