Reminder November 7th through November 14th 2018
Dear Members and Friends of Holy Cross,
Here is the reminder for the upcoming week.
Bible Study ~9am
Meditation, Prayer and Music ~ 10:15am-10:30am
Worship Service 1030am (NO Communion)
Communion Assistants ~ Cliff and Debbie Outten
Assisting Minister ~ Mary McMurray
Altar Guild ~Cassandra Chollet and JoAnn Hees
Ushers (please keep attendance) ~ The Browns
Lector/Reader~ Rebecca Stapleton
Cookies ~ Linda Haynes
Flowers ~ Rhonda Hahn in memory of Loved Ones
Council Person of the week ~ Craig Brown
Men’s Breakfast ~ November 8th at La Taquieria
Council Meeting ~ November 12th at 7pm
As seen above, from 10:15 to 10:30, the sanctuary will be in use for a time devoted to music, meditation, and prayer, in preparation for worship. Please be courteous to those already seated.
We have a new sign up station for Ushers, Readers, Flowers and Cookies, it is located outside the Secretary’s office. Please have a glance at it and sign up for assisting with worship and fellowship.
Coastal Bend Day of Giving ~ Coastal Bend Day of Giving is scheduled for November 13, 2018. Matching funds up to $18,000 will be available that day for donations to Good Samaritans. Visit www.coastalbenddayofgiving.org on Nov. 13th (or on Nov 4th through the 12th to preschedule your contribution) Click Non Profits, search for Rockport-Fulton Good Samaritans and click Donate Now and place in Shopping Cart to complete your transaction. Print out your receipt for your records.
The Second Sunday of each month will be designated as Good Samaritan Sunday, please bring nonperishable items if you are able. Good Samaritans have a shelf located in the fellowship hall. This week is Good Samaritan Sunday.
WELCA/Women’s Bible Study will be held November 8th at 930am at the church
The “Prayer Warriors” Group is off to a great start! The “prayer wall” is being used and we are so pleased to be able to help out our members with extra prayers. If interested in volunteering, please see sign-up sheet or contact Rebecca Stapleton. Please feel free to add your own prayers. All prayer requests will be held in the utmost confidence.
Choir practice will be held every Tuesday at 5pm at the church from now on.
If interested in joining Choir, please contact Toni Post. You do not need to read music to be a part of this special group.
Please consider being an Altar Guild. If you are interested in serving feel free to contact Lee Price or any member of the Altar Guild.
We can still use volunteers for recycling. If you are so inclined, the recycle bin is in the kitchen.
Devotional booklets for the season are on the table at the entrance of the church. Please pick one up.
If you are a Lector/Reader and would like your Celebrate early to practice, please see me for a copy. I have them through the end of the year.
Secretary’s office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday ~ 900am to 1130am. I can always be reached on my cell phone 210-787-7000. Please leave a message as I usually don’t answer unknown numbers. I will store your number and call you right back (just too many spam calls) I am always reachable by email as well. (see below.)
If you have anything you would like added to future reminders, please let me know. Any information is good information.
Holy Cross Lutheran Secretary