Weekly Wink 12.6.23
Wednesday, December 6: 5-6 pm Be In The Light Meal will be served in Fellowship Hall. Sign up online or at the Welcome Center by noon on the Monday before the meal. Upcoming meals feature:
- 12/6: Lasagna, Garlic Knots, Salad Bar, & Brownie Sundaes
- 12/13: Tacos, Black Beans, Salad Bar & Assorted Desserts
- 12/20: No Meal- Merry Christmas!
- 12/27: No Meal- Happy New Year!
- Kidz Choir Meets in the Choir Room from 6-6:30pm.
- Pioneer Clubs Meets from 6:30-8pm in the chapel.
- NO Adult Choir tonight. Meets next week in the Choir Room from 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
Saturday, December 9: 2-4 pm Cookies & Storytime with Santa in Holy Grounds. Sign up here.
Sunday, December 10:
Sermon Title: “Peace in the Pandemonium” Scripture: Luke 2:14 & John 14:27 Advent Series: Behold
- In Person Sunday School 9:10 AM for children (Pre-K thru 1st grade & 2nd-5th grade) and youth (6th-12th grade).
- Adult Sunday School class 9:10 AM.
- Caring Tree Tag gift return. Please place wrapped gifts under the Caring Tree with their original tag(s).
- Gravel Hill Family Christmas Gift, Our Faith leaders are so very important to each of our journeys with Christ. Help say “Thank You!” to our active pastors by contributing a check (made payable to: Gravel Hill UMC with the memo: Pastor Gift) or cash. Any amount is welcomed. Please give your gift to the church office or Sue Pankake by Sunday, December 10.
- Kids’ Sunday School Christmas Party 9:10-10:10 am
Wednesdays, Advent Services: 6:45 pm in Gravel Hill Sanctuary (Nov. 29, Dec. 6, Dec. 13, & Dec. 20) An Advent Bible Study with Pastor Zim. “Behold…The Light of Advent,” A worshipful study of Sunday Advent readings.
Wednesday, December 13: 6:30-8 pm Youth Christmas Party in Room 201 for 6th-12th graders. Please sign up at the Welcome Center.
Friday, December 15: 7 am Men’s Morning Out departs from the church parking lot for Shady Maple. Sign up in the Welcome Center.
See the Christmas Celebrations for 2023 here including the Musical info, Christmas Eve, & New Year’s Eve worship options.
12.6.23 Current Missions:
Tithing at Gravel Hill (Learn more about online giving here.) Say thank you for the blessings you have so the Gravel Hill body can continue to support you and our missions.
Volunteers Needed. Gravel Hill Children Sunday School needs rotating and substitute teachers. The planning is done. We need you to help execute the planning. There are two groups where help is needed: HS & MS class (in room 201) and the elementary class (Fellowship Hall with ages 4 years old through 5th grade). Please contact Ashley in the office to help.
Redner’s 1% Save-A-Tape Program Bring in your receipts from Redner’s and the church will receive support from your shopping.
“Quarters for a Cause” container collecting contributions to support the Caring Cupboard.
Gravel Hill Prayers In this Facebook group, we invite you to both share prayer concerns/joys needing prayer support and offer prayer support for other’s requests within the group. If you have questions or need an invite to the group, please email Katie.
Email Sign Up (Sign up to receive emails by clicking here.)