Announcements

CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS:

DVD copies of any sermon or event are available upon request! Contact  the church office with any DVD requests at our office email: office@escaloncrc.org

Senior Games has been canceled for this week. We will instead be meeting on Wednesday, December 4th.

No Sunday School: Due to Thanksgiving break, There will be NO Sunday school classes next week Sunday, December 1st.

Live Video Feed Reminder: We have recently opened the Upper Room during the worship services with a live video feed. Because there will be no Children in Worship or Little Lambs on Thanksgiving, this may be a nice option for some families of younger children on that day.

 Evening Service Reminder: Due to the EMA Community Christmas service, the evening service on December 1st will be a combined community service. See EMA Community Christmas Service announcement.

All Sunday School youth (Preschool-5th grades) and parents:  We are gearing up for the Christmas program, which is on Sunday, December 15th, at our 6pm service. It is very important that the children come on time to our Sunday morning singing times as we continue to practice our songs for the program! Thank you!! Also, please check your mailboxes this week for more information, including assigned speaking parts for your child(ren).

 Youth Ensemble Program: If any youth (all ages!) would like to play in an instrumental ensemble in the program, or be a part of the prelude, please contact Heidi Veldstra.

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

Modesto Gospel Mission: There is a Christmas volunteer opportunity at the Modesto Gospel Mission’s Youth Center! Mark your calendar’s for Wednesday, December 18th from 6:45-8:00pm. Be a blessing to others this Christmas season! Contact Megan Dole at (209) 480-2403 for more information!

Community Thanksgiving Dinner: This Thursday, the EMA will be hosting their annual Community Thanksgiving dinner. The dinner is open to the public and is offered to anyone who needs a place to enjoy a good Thanksgiving meal with some community fellowship. We are also in need of volunteers to help run the meal.  If you would like to help, please call Molly Craig at (415) 310-1814 or contact Pastor Dave.

EMA Community Christmas Service: The Escalon Ministerial Association is presenting a Community Christmas Service Sunday, December 1st at 6:00pm. Hosted by the Saron Lutheran Church (1742 North St. Escalon). A free will offering will be taken which will benefit families in need in our community. Begin this holiday season with the story of Christ’s birth! Refreshments will be served afterwards! All are welcome!