December 10, 2017
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR THIS WEEK’S EVENTS
Stay connected by viewing a complete copy of the weekly announcements at www.saintjohn.net
TUESDAY - Fresh Start Tuesday Prayer Conference Call at 6 a.m. There are three ways to join:
1. Download the App - GoToWebinar
2. Go to JoinWebinar.com - Webinar ID: 726-876-347
3. Dial in at: (1-415-655-0052) (Access code: 381-775-884)
TUESDAY - Prayer, Praise, & Study will resume January 16.
WEDNESDAY - Young Adult Prayer Conference Call at 8 p.m. The conference call number is: (712-432-0190) (Access Code 274522#).
THURSDAY - Women's Prayer Conference Call at 6 a.m. The conference call number is: (712-432-0190) (Access Code 274522#).
THURSDAY - Seniors R Us Christmas Fellowship in the Chapel at 10 a.m. Good food, fun, games, music, prizes, and surprises. Bring your favorite dish, exchange Christmas Cards, Wear your festive attire. See flyer in the turnstiles for details.
FRIDAY - Brother-To-Brother Conference Call Prayer at 6 a.m. The conference call number is: (712-432-0190) (Access Code 274522#).
SATURDAY - Christmas Share Order Pick-up hours are 8-11 a.m. Please make arrangements to have your order picked up.
The Fall/Winter Edition of The Jabez Report is available for your reading pleasure. This special edition includes "A Miracle at Greater, The Johanna Norris Story." Limited copies will be available int the Literature Stand. Go to www.saintjohn.net and click on Jabez. Enjoy!
Greater Saint John Cathedral presents (Victorious Overcomers Inspiring Christian Empowerment) V.O.I.C.E.S.'s mission is to empower women, who have been sexually abused or assaulted, to walk in victory through the Gospel of Christ and the teachings of godly principles. Please join us for our next Winning Wednesday gathering on December 13 at 7 p.m. at the House of Hope. Light refreshments will be provided. For more information please visit the Narthex, Vestibule, call 301-364-4090 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHICKEN AND WAFFLE FELLOWSHIP
On Sunday, December 17, we would like to invite you to Greater Saint John's Chicken and Waffle Fellowship. There will be one service only at 10:30 a.m. Following the worship experience, please stay to enjoy chicken and waffles and great fellowship.
END OF YEAR SERVICES
Please join us for our Christmas Day Worship Service on Monday, December 25 at 9 a.m.
Please join us for our Watch Night Worship Service on Sunday, December 31 at 9:30 p.m. This is our last service for the year.
JANUARY THAT YOU WILL NEVER FORGET!
Can you believe that 2018 is already upon us, wow! We are going to have a January that you will never forget! The women get us started - On Saturday, January 13, 2018. We are having a Women's Brunch for all women. We are going to have an exciting moment with our Guest Minister and Soloist, Dr. LaWanna Harrod. I promise you won't want to miss it!
There is no better way to start the year off right than with a corporate fast. Beginning January 14 at midnight the fast begins.The fast will end with corporate prayer on Friday, January 19, 2018. Stay tuned for more details.
Starting January 20, 2018 we are having our Fresh Fire Summit. Bishop is only asking for 4 weeks to start the New Year off right. Let's get the whole family working at the same time. The Greater Campus is going to be full with Men, Women, and Youth learning and growing together. We will meet every Saturday at 10 a.m. and we will end each Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
BROTHER 2 BROTHER FELLOWSHIP
The Brother 2 Brother Fellowship will resume their monthly fellowship in the “New Year” at the House of Hope on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. God has called us to be leaders in our families and community. All men, 13+ & older are invited to come out and be apart in this fellowship. Please invite your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers. Have a joyous and safe holiday!
GREATER CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY DAYCARE
The Greater Christian Community Daycare Center is accepting children 2 -5 years old. Before/After Care is offered and vouchers are accepted. If a disciple makes a referral to the daycare, and the referred student stays enrolled for six months, the disciple will receive a $50 gift card.
Stay connected with us by logging on to our Facebook page, (facebook.com/greatersaintjohnchurch), or Twitter page, (twitter.com/BishopKVGresham) and our website, (www.saintjohn.net).
Did you know that you could give online using PayPal or using your smartphone with the Givelify App? Just visit our website at saintjohn.net for PayPal or download the Givelify App from the App Store or Google Play. Please fill out tithes and offering envelopes for Givelify and PayPal.
It is requested that you or a family member call the Administrative Office to inform the church of your illness or the passing of a loved one in order for the Minister of Visitation and others to serve you.
Please take time to fill out all envelopes completely with first and last names legibly. This will enable the financial company to correctly process the envelopes. Make sure you use a decimal followed by two zero’s when writing your dollar amount. You may use preprinted address labels.
If you have made any changes in your name, address or best contact numbers, please fill out the Request for change form, which can be found at concierge desk or administrative office. Also, if you would like to join Bishop’s Circle to receive weekly scriptures, special announcements, closings, etc, please include your mobile number.
Please email all announcements to email@example.com by 5 p.m. on Monday, two weeks prior to the time that you would like the event announced. To help keep each announcement focused you are limited to 85 words per announcement. Please pick up a copy of the current weekly announcements from the concierge desk in the Narthex and in the Vestibule.
All ministries requiring use of the church facilities must notify the Administrative Office prior to finalizing your meetings, rehearsals or event plans.
FOR INCLEMENT weather updates relating to Greater, please check your email and text messages. Please turn your television to Channels 4, 7, or 9.
Due to security concerns the Main Sanctuary Doors will open at 9 a.m. The Chapel Side Doors will open at 7:30 a.m.
SPECIAL PRAYER CONDOLENCE
Sister Louise Hopson
Sister Keyiera Bullard
Brother Larry Lockley
Brother Collis Kee
Deacon Joe Thomas
Brother Jon Berry
Brother William Jackson
ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE IS CLOSED ON MONDAYS