~Please begin Preparing your Annual Reports! We are asking that these reports be completed and in the church office as soon as possible. The Annual Meeting is on January 28th, 2018. Thank You!!
~There is a “Tree of Life” in the Narthex. Please add the name of your friend or loved one who has gone to their heavenly home and hang it on the tree. We will pray over them all on Christmas Day.
~If you wish to donate a poinsettia for worship, you may drop it off at any time. Please set it in the kitchen with your name on it. Let the office know if it is in memory of someone. You may take them home after worship on December 31st. Thank you for enhancing our worship in this way!
~CAROLING!! There is a group who will be going to the nursing home to carol to the elderly and shut ins on Wednesday, Dec. 20th.For those interested please meet at the nursing home at 6:00 pm. Any questions, please talk to Starlyn Church.
~The Sunday School is collecting Hats and Mittens for the Canistota School District. You can drop these in the box in the Narthex..also any money that the Sunday School raises will go towards the Backpack Program! Thank you for helping your kids become generous givers!
~We will be having our Christmas Program THIS Sunday, December 17th. There will be an soup and chili luncheon with a freewill donation after the church service with the Talent Show to follow. The freewill donation will go towards the Youth Group for their mission trip.~Reminder to all parents and SHINE helpers our last SHINE was Wednesday, December 13th. We will resume all Youth Activities on Wednesday, January 10th. Thank you so much for bringing your children faithfully each week! To our SHINE helpers, we couldn't do it without you! Thank you and have a wonderful Christmas holiday.
~The Jr. High and Sr. High will be meeting on Dec. 20th for their Christmas party at 7:00 pm at the church. The Jr/Sr. High will resume their regular schedules on January 3rd.
~If church is closed due to weather it will be posted on Keloland’s Closeline. It will also be on Facebook and 96.5 ! Thank you!!
~There are Children’s Bulletins on the pew in the back of the Sanctuary. Feel free to take one! These go along with what we will be learning in Sunday School today. Yellow is for ages 3-6 and green is for ages 7-12.
~The Presbytery's current treasurer and the Presbytery Communicator will both be resigning as of Dec. 31; if anyone is interested in either of these positions or would like more information, please contact Gayle Janzen (605-360-7146) ASAP.