Announcements for the Week 9/24/23

Blood Drive: Friday, September 29th @ 12:00—5:00PM
Stone Memorial’s Blood Drive will be in memory of Frank Wickham. Sign up by visiting or contact Heather at the Church Office.

Music At The Shelter: Friday, September 29th @ 6:00PM
Join us at the picnic shelter for food, fellowship, and music beginning at
6 p.m. Josh Marlowe will share his music with us at 7 p.m.

Oktoberfest: Saturday, October 7th
SMCC will be in space 10—East Church Street in between the parking lot with the big chair and the SunTrust (Truist) building.
Join us at Uptown Martinsville for Oktoberfest. SMCC will have a reserved space to hand out water and spread the joy and love of Jesus. We will need
volunteers for 1-hour increments. See the signup sheet in the foyer.

Homecoming Sunday: Sunday, October 8th @ 10:30AM
Join the celebration! Bring your family, friends, and neighbors for a fantastic worship and experience our loving and almighty God. Our guest speaker will be Les Croft. After the service, we will eat a covered dish meal at the Picnic Shelter, so bring your favorite dish!

Revival: Mon—Wed, October 9—11th @ 7:00PM
Join us and invite someone as we immerse ourselves in the seven “I AM”
statements of Jesus and allow God to awaken our hearts and restore our true
nature and purpose. Our guest speakers for Revival will be Lee Ashley, Curt Ashley, and Buddy Reed. A delicious meal will begin each night of Revival at 5:30 p.m.

Pumpkin Patch: Wednesday, October 11th, 18th, 25th, @ 1:00—4:00PM
We help Grace Network with the annual Pumpkin Patch fundraising sale every year. We need volunteers to help with 1-hour increments. Sign up on the bulletin board.

SMCC Family Fishing Trip: Saturday, October 14th

A fishing trip open to all SMCC Families. This will be an all-day, fun-filled fishing at the Kings Grant Pond. Plan to meet at the church at 8:30 a.m. Sign up on the bulletin board in the foyer. See John Scearce for more information.

Fish Fry: Saturday, October 14th @ 5:00PM
Everyone is invited to a fish fry at the Shelter to support the SMCC Youth! Any donation will be appreciated and will go toward the TCTC trip. Enjoy the
fellowship, yard games, and music.

Fall Festival: Sunday, October 29th @ 5:00—7:00PM
We need individually wrapped candy, baked goods for the pumpkin walk,
decorated trunks and volunteers for the games.
This is a safe community event to bring your kiddos. We will keep to the tradition of decorating trunks, but there will also be games, food, music, and great fellowship. We need all hands on deck! Sign up on the bulletin board.

September Collection Items for OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD:
Personal Care items, Clothing & Accessories, Wow Item—Stuffed Animal.
Drop your collection items around the sanctuary in red containers or visit our Facebook page. Click the link provided for September Collection Items and have those items sent to the church.

Sympathy Note:
Our heartfelt and deepest sympathies go to Shannon Barker and the Family of her mother's passing. Please keep this family in your thoughts and prayers.

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, David Richardson, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Lisa & Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Leona Pendleton, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Mission in Haiti, Brenda Young, Steve Shivley, Mildred Anthony, Joe & Iris Meadors, Pauline Miles, Donna Scearce, Melissa Dillon, Sarah Terry, Sandra Byrd, Sidney Helms, Dwayne Kirks, Regina Easley, Jennifer Paxton, Rick Hall, Margaret Hill, Joan Hall, Vern Wood, Brenda Thacker, Shirley Barbour, Kathy Holt, Michelle Setliff, Betty Lou Fox, Jeff Griffith, Mary Paxton, Joey Hall, Ricky Carter, Mike Clark, Milford Witt, Tim and Melissa Compton, Mitzi Mullins, Larry Murphy, Charles Aaron, The Decker Family, Kim Sprouse, Kenny Lovelace, Heather Helton, Hank Martin, Bobby Haskins, Susan Walker Martin, Terry Hale, Beecher Beam, Sherlynn Emler, Sherman Emler, Susan Walker Martin, Tracy Kennett


Heather Helton
Administrative Assistant