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AWANA meets Wednesdays at 6:15pm.  This week’s theme is “Leader Appreciation” Night.

Coming in January 2019……”Navigating Your Finances God’s Way”.  Watch your future bulletin for more information about this Bible study.

Non-urgent prayer requests can be sent to Debbie Witty at Deb54witty@gmail.com. These requests will be lifted in prayer at our Sunday night prayer sessions and by the Prayer Council through the end of the month. E-mail your request monthly if it needs to stay on the prayer list.  Confidential requests need to be listed as such on the subject line. When the prayer is answered, email Debbie so that we can praise and thank God.

ConneXion Groups will study Exodus 14 the week of November 12-18.

Have you checked your e-mail?  Did you get your Exodus ConneXion Group study schedule?  Did you get your monthly prayer calendar?  If not, please leave your e-mail address in the church office or email secretary@fbcmascoutah.org.

November Operation Christmas Child idea is a gift of $9.00.  Your gift of $9.00 provides for: “The Greatest Gift” gospel booklets, collection costs, processing costs, training local churches, shipping to over 100 countries, and the ministry partner guide. s.

Ladies’ Night Out – All ladies are invited to meet Thursday, November 15th, 6pm at Cracker Barrel, 3160 Green Mount Crossing Dr., O’Fallon.  Please sign up on the bulletin board in the hallway.  See Pam Hutchison with any questions.

Our Annual Thanksgiving dinner will be Sunday, November 18th following our morning service.  There are two sign up sheets for this event;  one is for the food item you will bring (items provided by the Church are listed) and the other is for your name and the number of people coming with you.

Church Directory Photos – Prior to the Church Thanksgiving meal on November 18, we will be taking pictures for a new church directory!  This will only be available to regular attendees.  The directory will be ready for distribution in early 2019.  We will not be using a “professional” photographer or studio so there will be no opportunity or pressure to buy family portraits.  Contact Lesley Grady at bsed92@gmail.com with any questions.

Reminder….there will be No Connexion Groups the morning of Sunday, November 18th.

Packing party for Operation Christmas Child with soup and cookies to follow Friday, November 9th at 6:00pm in the Fellowship hall.  Sign-up on the hallway bulletin board if you plan to pack and eat!

Old Testament Survey classes will begin Sunday, October 21st at 5:00pm.   Please sign-up on the clipboard near the Nursery.  This class will meet every other Sunday evening except the week of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and our annual budget discussion night.  This class runs through March 24, 2019.

Oasis Community Meals – FBC Mascoutah will be hosting free dinners to the residents of Mascoutah on the fifth Thursday of November and the fourth Thursday of December.  See Debbie Witty with questions or if you’d like to help with this ministry.  Our next meal is Thursday, November 29.

Christian Activity Center is looking for Secret Santa Christmas program support.  Contact Margaret McCurdy at ilslsgrl@yahoo.com or 217-416-8181 to get the wish list of children or online at www.cacesl.org/christmas. 

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering “Every Church. Every Nation.” begins Sunday, December 2nd. You play a critical role in bringing the gospel to the world.  Your gift transforms lives! Because you give, IMB missionaries can take the gospel to unreached peoples around the world.  100% of the money collected goes to the work of reaching every nation.  Begin praying now as to how you will give.  Our church goal will be $1500.00.

Scouting for Food – Please have your donations out next to your mailbox by 8:30am on Saturday, November 17th.  The Mascoutah Food Pantry benefits greatly from your generosity.

Missionary, Andrea Moeller Leon has sent her latest newsletter, “The Guinea Pig Gazette.”  There are extra copies in the Missionary News rack.

The Christian Activity Center has sent their latest “News & Notes: Oct 2018.”  This message is posted on the bulletin board near the Nursery.

Let’s help feed our community!  Each month the Mascoutah Food Pantry has a list of needed items.  For November they ask that we support the Boy Scout food drive on November 17.

Extra copies of the September-May ConneXion Group study schedules are in the Preschool hallway rack. Please email secretary@fbcmascoutah.org if you’d like yours emailed to you.

Monthly Hymn Service – Join us the 1st Sunday of every month when we will worship the Lord by singing the historic hymns of our faith. On these Sundays we will sing as a church family and be accompanied by piano.

Lighthouse Preschool registration is still open! Informational flyers are available in the Preschool hallway rack. Registration packets are available in the church office and online at fbcmascouatah.org

Someone prayed for you this week cards are ready for your use! Pick up one and pick a pew to pray in. Cards are on the sound booth in the green box. Any questions about this fantastic ministry, see Denise Smith.

Bible App is another exciting option to follow Pastor’s sermon live no matter where you are. There will be a quick demo this morning. Be sure you have your app downloaded!

Who are we praying for this week? Our sign will tell our community that we are praying for the staff and employees of CW Equestrian Center, Dale C. Yaeger, Amsoil Dealer, and Dan’s Autobody.

Do we have your current information? Have you moved, changed your phone number, dropped your home number, changed your e-mail address? If so, please update your personal information with the church office.

Church-wide prayer chain – If you would like to be added to the church-wide prayer chain, please give the office your e-mail address and/or cell phone number with the name of your carrier.

Sermon recordings: Did you know that a recording of each week’s sermon is posted online? If you are unable to hear it in person (or just want to hear it again), just go to the “Most Recent Sermon” area on the homepage of our website and click the sermon title. Past sermons can be found by clicking the “Sermon Archive” link at the top of the homepage.

 

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