Announcements

Fall Funtacular— This year’s Fall Funtacular event will be held this Saturday, October 25th from 1-4 p.m. The event will be more outreach driven with many opportunities to connect with the community. If you are willing to help with setup please arrive at the church Saturday at 9 a.m. All donations are due by Saturday morning at that time. Don’t forget to invite your friends and neighbors. We are asking everyone to stop into the church office this week and grab a stack of flyers to hand out.

Revival— Mark your calendars for revival taking place October 26th-29th with Reverend Mike Adams. Service times will be 6 p.m. Sunday and  Monday-Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Prayer– Please arrive early to your Sunday Discipleship groups to pray for our upcoming revival. Prayer will begin in each classroom at 9 a.m.

All Church Work Day– We will be doing fall clean up outside, power washing the front of the building, fall maintenance on all the islands, and cleaning inside the building from 9-4 on November 1st. Please donate a portion of your time to keeping our church beautiful throughout the seasons.

Early Young Adults— The first group meeting will be held on November 2nd at 5 p.m. We will discuss what we want to do as a group (a book, devotional). This group is targeted for post high school- pre-marriage (mid twenties).

Blood Drive— MCN will be hosting a blood drive Thursday, November 13th from 12:30-5:30. If interested in giving blood or helping with this event please see Sam Poley in the office.

Prime Time Outing— The November outing will be to the CMI Christmas concert “Christmas Rocks” on November 16, at Stranahan Theater in Toledo. Ticket information will be available shortly. This is a matinee performance.

Missions In America– An all-state Nazarene mission conference will be held November 21-22 at Lansing South Church of the Nazarene. The conference will begin Friday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at 8:30 a.m. The cost is $10 for teens, $15 for adults, and $25 for couples. If interested in attending this event please see the missions bulletin board for more information.

Choir Special— If you would like to be a part of a choir special on November 30th please see Laura Chandler.

Advent Tea— Ladies, our annual advent tea will be on Monday, December 1st at 6:30 p.m. We need hostesses for this celebration of the birth of our Lord Jesus. If you would like to be a hostess see Linda Wagner. Sign up early to get a good location. Sign up will start next week.

One Day Mission Trips to Detroit— This years mission trip will take place over Thanksgiving, November 26th-30th. The mission will be local working on a church in Detroit. We will be morning until evening each day and returning to Monroe each evening. We will be returning in December and January for further projects. If you are interested in helping with this project please sign-up under the bulletin board in the foyer or ask Pastor Scott for more information.

Come Early For Prayer— Do you arrive just in time to grab a cup of coffee before heading off to Sunday School? Come 15 minutes earlier and join the dedicated group that prays specifically for the morning service in room 11 at 9:00 a.m.

Adult Discipleship Groups Sundays @ 9:30 a.m.  Studies include Cross Training and Living Your Strengths .

Healthy Home Life— This is a discipleship group intended to strengthen the family by building a healthy home life. A few of the topics discussed include: marriage, parenting, personal finance, and family time management. This group meets Sundays at 6 p.m. This group is open to anyone, young or “not young!”, kids or no kids! See Pastor Scott if you would like more details.

Peter and Paul— This study on Peter and Paul will be the focus on Wednesday nights for the next few weeks. The study will focus on early leaders of the church and develop your passion to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Children’s Christmas Program— This years program will be “The Christmas County Spelling Bee” If your child is interested in this event practices will be Wednesday nights and Sunday mornings. The play will be held December 12th at 7 p.m. and the 14th during worship.

Men’s and Ladies Bible Study— There will be men’s and ladies bible studies meeting on Thursday nights at 7 p.m. Jerry Ford will be leading the men’s and Kellyanne Morgan will lead the ladies.

A.W. Tozer “The Pursuit of God” will draw you into a deep abiding relationship with the one who nourishes the soul. Class meets at 6 pm on Sunday nights in rooms 6-7.

Pop Cans— The children are collecting pop cans for children’s offering with proceeds going to help with various projects. Please deposit cans or bottles in the bin in the foyer.