Contact Jeanne Dean for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t toss out those gently-used items. Make a difference in the lives of the church body and the community. Plan for the 8th Annual “FREE Clothing & Things” Exchange/Giveaway. Bring your donations to the Clarke County Fairgrounds during the dates and times listed below. If you are able, please stay and help us sort and you can swap-n-shop for yourself, too.
Clarke County Fairgrounds
Please bring your Gently-Used donations to the Clarke County Fairgrounds at the dates and times listed above. Donations also accepted by appointment beginning May 9th – call Debbie at (540) 550-0773. Donations are 100% tax deductible.
Plenty of opportunities, young & old, to be the hands and feet of Jesus.
For more information, contact Debbie Mason email@example.com (540)550-0773.
Registration Required @ www.sepsllc.com
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Joel’s address is 112 Brasstown Loop, Stephenson, VA 22656.
If you would like to help, you may email Marlisa Eyre at email@example.com.
This month we will be meeting at the home of Deidre Oliver.
Address: 112 Brasstown Loop, Stephenson, VA 22656.
If you would like to sign up to help with something, you may do so at our Sign-up Genius page.
Contact Diane Gum for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact Briana Nei at email@example.com for more details.
RSVP to let us know you are coming. We’d love to have you!
Email Samantha to register: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that we are holding our event at the Clarke County Parks & Rec Building this month.
This month we are meeting at the home of Samantha Walraven. Amy Rogers will be giving her testimony. Amy and her family just moved to the area from Florida where she became friends with our very own Becca Wallace. We are happy to introduce her to everyone!
THEME: Leap Year
SCRIPTURE: “Then will the lame leap like a deer, and the mute tongue shout for joy.” – Isaiah 35:6a
WHEN: Thursday, February 4th from 7:00 – 8:45 pm.
WHERE: Home of Samantha Walraven, 411 Dunlap Dr, Berryville, VA 22611
SIGN-UPS STILL NEEDED:
You are a vital part of this women’s ministry. Each month, we have an opportunity to work together to create an inspirational evening that will open our hearts to receive God’s Word. How would you like to help this month? Just click on the link at the end of this email to sign up for:
—- ACTIVITY- Lead an ice-breaker type game that goes along with our theme.
—- NAME TAGS – Create custom name tags that reflect our theme.
—- FOOD – Bring a dish or snack to share
Looking forward to seeing you!
Concerned about the world? Give your family the gift of twelve days of Christmas prayer! Join us as we go before the Lord in prayer. So far we have believers from several nations participating!
If you are interested in gathering a group of people and encouraging them to participate in this prayer challenge, click on the link. It may be just 1 other person, it may be 20, let God lead.
Briana Nei is leading this ministry. During the 12 days prior to Christmas you will receive daily emails from her that encourage you and guide you in how to pray. If you would like to participate, here is the link with more details:
HOST: Dave Pelleman
You are invited to join us for our Annual Christmas Party. We are having an ornament exchange and lots of other fun plans for the evening. Please invite a friend and come on out!
A CHILD’S CHRISTMAS – Pajama Party
December 9, 2015
7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
HOST: Angela Pelleman
TESTIMONY: Czarina Lively
Don’t miss this vivacious teen who is on fire for Jesus, with a story to tell. Be here to support her, and you might get one of her big HUGS!
Please arrive dressed in your preferred Christmas morning attire – pajamas and robe, or comfy Christmas clothes. Bring slippers, and a pillow! The Pellemans recently moved in and don’t have much furniture yet! Your pillows are perfect for sitting on the floor and storytelling by the warm, cozy fire, and opening gifts around the Christmas tree!
Please bring a gift-wrapped ornament under $5 for our Christmas ornament exchange.
CHRISTMAS COOKIES, and more!
Bring your favorite nut-free Christmas cookies to share OR a favorite Christmas dish or treat. Little plates will be provided for taking an assortment of cookies home with you! (Please no peanut butter!)
PRIZES TO BE GIVEN
for Favorite Cookies, Favorite Food, Favorite Pajamas, Favorite Slippers, Favorite Story, and Friend who has never been to Women’s Fellowship.
SIGN-UPS STILL NEEDED:
— CHRISTMAS COOKIES & FOOD!
I’m looking forward to seeing you!
|This month at Blaze we are having a Thanksgiving-themed meal. We are asking for your help in making this Blaze a special event for the teens.
Briana is going to be our speaker. She knows so much about our humble beginnings in this country and what the first thanksgiving was really all about. The teens are SO LUCKY to get to learn about it from her.
Please click on the Sign Up Link below to help with food or to serve. Thanks for being a part of making our evening a success!
Date: 11/14/2015 (Sat.)
Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm EDT
Location: Johnson-Williams Middle School
Please click on the link below to view the online sign up sheet. Or contact Donna Hess at email@example.com
If you would like to help cook, show up at 7:30 a.m.! We’d love to have you help!
NOVEMBER WOMEN’S FELLOWSHIP
WHEN: Wednesday, November 11th from 7:00 – 8:45 pm
HOST: Diane Gum, 940 Browntown Rd, Boyce, VA 22620
TESTIMONY: Jessica Gonzalez
THEME: Bless the Children
SCRIPTURE: Then people brought little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them and pray for them. But the disciples rebuked them. Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” When he had placed his hands on them, he went on from there. – Matthew 19:13-15
We are having a Toy Shower for our Emmaus Nursery. We are registered at Target and you can make a purchase online at target.com or in-store at their registry station. Our Registry name is EMMAUS NURSERY. Please bring your purchased donations to our November Fellowship so we can all share in the fun and pray over the little ones who will benefit from our donations.
BOOKSTORE ITEMS FOR SALE
Plus, we will have some leftover bookstore items for sale from our recent Women’s Retreat. You may pay by cash or check.
SIGN-UPS STILL NEEDED:
You are a vital part of this women’s ministry. Each month, we have an opportunity to work together to create an inspirational evening that will open our hearts to receive God’s Word. How would you like to help this month? JUST CLICK ON THE LINK AT THE END OF THIS EMAIL TO SIGN UP FOR:
—- DEVOTIONS – Lead devotions based on our theme-related scripture for this month. You may read something or share your own devotions that you have personally written. Time allowed is 5 minutes.
—- FOOD – Bring something yummy to share.
Looking forward to seeing you!
Want to hand out invitations? Here’s something you can print:
Come away and join women of all ages for a get-away weekend. Hunting Ridge Retreat is a Christian Campground that is located off 522 North just outside of Winchester. It’s a beautiful location in the country guaranteed to relax you.
And while you are relaxing, our desire is to give you spiritual food that will continue to feed your soul long after you return home. You can be sure that the Word of God will be the center of our teachings.
Cost for the event is $70 and includes Friday evening refreshments and overnight accomodations, plus breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday. But if you can’t come for the entire retreat, don’t be sad. Can’t stay overnight? Saturday works for you? Your cost is $50. Saturday doesn’t work but you can make Friday evening? Your cost is $15.
(We do have scholarships available if you are in need of partial or full assistance.)
So, gather some friends to share in the weekend and join us.
Here is the event flyer with more details:
Women’s Retreat: Brochure – 2015
Invite your friends and come out for a super-fun evening that’ll please the whole family!
5:00 pm – We’ll kick off the evening with an Old-Fashioned Potluck Dinner that’ll give you enough energy for an evening of dancing!
6:00 pm – This is when we kick up our heels! Our caller, Larry Winegard, a member of the Virginia State Callers Association, has been calling since 1974. He makes dancing as easy as pie! So, no worries if this is your first dance.
OR Print one to give to a friend. (It’s okay to print it in black & white)
OR Call Briana or Holly to get some to pass out to your friends!
If you wish to be baptized, contact Pastor Dean at (540) 550-4739. Also, download this document for your information: BAPTISM INFO.
For directions, email Jeanne Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact Holly Blevins (571) 274-9649 or email@example.com
For more information or directions, contact Joel Oliver, firstname.lastname@example.org
You may also contact Greg Gum, (540) 837-2038 or email@example.com
We are celebrating all of our birthdays together at once! If you would like to participate in the gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift that is tagged with your name. Keep the cost under $10.
A class for anyone who struggles with the question, “Well, I’m a Christian, so … what now?” By addressing this with Biblical truth, we will start discovering how an individual who has decided to follow Christ can function in today’s world. Meets at 10 a.m. Contact: Seth Dean, firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’re looking for more information on our 2015 Annual Clothing & Things Giveaway, here are links to flyers that have more information. You can also print these to use as handouts to give to those who might like to come.
For teens, 8th – 12th Grade
“Living With Purpose” Spring Youth Retreat will be held at Wellspring Cabin at Sleepy Creek in Cross Junction. $30 Early Bird registration fee if you register by Sunday, April 19th. $35 if later. Contact Briana Nei to register. (540) 550-7534 or email@example.com.
HE IS RISEN! EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE
Join us downtown Berryville on Easter Sunday morn-
ing for a celebration of the risen Christ!
Sponsored by Emmaus Church and Church of New Beginnings.
Easter In The Park
Saturday, April 4th, 12 noon – 3:00 p.m.
Come out for an afternoon of fun at Rose Hill Park in Berryville. Bring the Kiddies!
There will be Egg Hunts, a Moon Bounce, a Petting Zoo and Free Food. Game Stations tell the story of the Resurrection in a fun and interactive way. Bring your baskets! The kiddies will get lots of fun gifts and candy at this event.
Crums Church and Emmaus Church are hosting this family-friendly event. We need lots of volunteers. If you would like to help, please contact Briana Nei at (540) 550-7534 or firstname.lastname@example.org.