Weekly Reminder: December 5th through December 12th 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)
Assisting Minister ~ Mary McMurray
Altar Guild ~Cassandra Chollet and JoAnn Hees
Ushers (please keep attendance) ~ Richard Goff
Lectors/Readers ~ Linda Haynes
Flowers ~ Linda Haynes in memory of her brother Charles Richard Peterson
Council Person of the week ~ Dale Schutt
Men’s Breakfast ~ December 6th at 8am at La Taqueiria.
Council Meeting ~ December 10th 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 QUIET and courteous to those already seated.
This Sunday is Good Samaritan Sunday, please bring canned goods and non perishable items to help our cause.
Advent Season is upon us! Please see Sundays insert for upcoming dates and activities. TONIGHT we will have a light supper at 5pm, followed by the making of Advent Wreaths at 5:30 . Hope to see you there!
December 30th Service we will have a Songfest singing all your favorite Christmas Tunes. Please be sure to get your choice in by using the assigned sheet and put it in the blue box in the Fellowship Hall. This is sure to be great fun!
We have a new sign up station for Ushers, Readers, Flowers and Cookies, it is located outside the Secretary’s office. Please sign up for assisting with worship and fellowship.
The Prayer Wall is being used and we are so thankful! Keep adding your prayers for us “warriors” and we will see that your prayers are said and held with the utmost confidence.
Choir practice will be held every Tuesday at 5pm at the church from now on.
Castaways Report : Volunteers are STILL needed Monday mornings and all day Wednesdays. Please make time in your schedule to assist with this worthy cause!
For those interested in joining a group of members attending the showing of “It’s a Wonderful Life” at the Rialto Theater in Aransas Pass, a “Radio” Drama with additional features, please contact Bobbie Miner for information and dates. She can be reached at Church on Sunday or by phone at 832-613-1115.
Toys for Tots~ A box is set up in the Fellowship Hall for your donation of unwrapped toys, ages 2 to 14. This will be available until December 15th. Toys will go to local Rockport children. If you have any questions, please contact Rhonda Hahn at 210-315-0342. This event is sponsored by Precision Pest Control in Rockport.
Safety Light ~ Key Holders, a new “always on” light has been placed above the Alarm console, this should help you to better see the buttons on entry and exit.
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