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SISTERS OF THE HEART —AN INDIVIDUAL PRAYER PROJECT!
The Reveal Brunch Saturday marks the end of a Sisters-of-the-Heart year. So this is the perfect time to sign up for next year! This is a fun ministry with a purposeful mission – to pray for and encourage your assigned Sister-in-Christ for a year, in secrecy, until next year’s reveal. If you are interested, please come to the brunch! Please make reservations. It is very informal and fun. Bring a friend. New assignments will be issued by early December.
Theme:Poems of Thanksgiving and Praise
Who:Sisters of the Heart and all women of CrossPoint Church
When:Saturday, November 16th, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Where:@ Colonial Park in Brown Hall
Bring:For those already involved, please bring your favorite breakfast dish to share, a small reveal gift, and an item for the monthly mission focus (dental products) for November. If you would like to present a poem, please bring one or create your own.
RSVP:Please RSVP to Janeé Bloom (firstname.lastname@example.org or 545-6045) by November 10th. Please indicate what dish you intend to bring.
If you cannot attend, please consider dropping off your reveal card and/or present some time during the week before the brunch. New leadership is needed for this ministry. Janee says how rewarding this ministry has been, but she needs to step down. Please contact Helen Patrick for more information or to volunteer. email@example.com or 545-1911,
WORK AND PLAY ON YOUR MARRIAGE! MARRIAGE RETREAT – FEB 7 -9
Join Pastor Dave and Julie Biser in Greencastle at Camp Joy-El Friday evening for supper through Sunday morning. They have prepared an enjoyable time for you and a great study to help encourage discussion, with an informal time of relaxation. A non-refundable deposit of $50 will reserve your spot. The total cost of $290 per couple (includes a two night stay and five (5) meals) must be paid by December 1st.
ALL CHURCH GATHERING: CHURCH CONFERENCE
Mark the date, put it on your calendar. The annual church meeting, (Church Conference) is on Monday December 9th,6:00 p.m. @ Colonial Park (430 Colonial Road, Harrisburg, PA) in Sholter Hall. In 2014 the meeting will be held @ South Hanover.
CROSSPOINT CHRISTIAN CHILD CARE
Our Christmas Program is coming up on December 12th!! It includes all the children in the 1 year old class up through Kindergarten, as well as any of the school age kids that wish to participate. It is a very enjoyable evening. All are welcome to attend.
Join us on Christmas Eve as we celebrate Christ’s birth. Mark your calendars now to celebrate with us this joyous night! Childcare will be provided for services @ Rutherford and @ Colonial Park, excluding 11:00 p.m. Services will be held December 24th at the following times and locations:
@ Colonial Park 1:00, 5:00, 7:30 and 11:00 p.m.
@ Rutherford 7:00 p.m.
@ South Hanover 5:00 and 7:00 p.m.
S.H.A.P.E. Class (Spiritual Gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality, Experiences)
By discovering your God-given gifts and abilities, adding them to your life experiences, you can hone in on the possibilities of the purpose God has created you for. This is a great class for everyone, especially if you have done Foundation/Membership Class. This is a suggested LifePoint for everyone!
@ Colonial Park; Sunday mornings; 9:15–10:30 a.m.; January 12 thru February 23; led by Cary Lloyd.
@ South Hanover; Thursday evenings; 6:30–8:00 p.m., January 16 thru February 27; led by Helen Patrick.
WOMEN’S SPRING RETREAT: APRIL 11-13, 2014
Come for the fun, fellowship, food, and Bible Study! Join our wide range of ages for well-rounded discussion and insight! A mystery trip will be offered this year at a nominal fee. Mariawald Renewal Center is a quiet spot for contemplation in Shillingford, about one hour away. A non-refundable $50 deposit will reserve your room, with limited rooms available.
Cost includes three (3) meals on Saturday and two (2) on Sunday. Double room: $125.00, Triple: $115.00, Single: $145.00. (Payments are non-refundable unless a replacement is found.) Final payments are due February 1, 2014. Theme: Prayer.
Music leader needed. Please contact Helen Patrick (717-545-1911, ext. *208 or firstname.lastname@example.org) if interested.