ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, May 15

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting, please take a moment to fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website at www.stonemcc.com. You can also scan the QR code located on the backs of the pew. We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app or scan the QR code attached to the backs of the pew.

Elder Meeting: The Elders will meet today at 3 pm.

Graduation Sunday: We will honor our graduates next Sunday! Don’t forget today is the last day to submit your pictures, graduation information, and sign up for the lunch. You can submit your pictures and information to Heather at the church office. Sign up for the lunch on the bulletin board! See Heather if you have any questions.

THIS WEEK, May 16 —May 20

Adult Mid-Week Gathering:  Wednesday, 7:00 pm in the Multi-purpose Room.

Board Meeting: The Board will meet Monday, May 16, at 7 pm

Silver Stone Seniors: The group will meet Thursday, May 19, at 11:30 am in the Midpoint Room. After the meeting, the group will go to Simply Suzanne’s at Blue Ridge Airport. Sign up on the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday Funday: Our next Sunday Funday will be Sunday, May 15, at 5 pm. Meet at Jack Dalton Park and enjoy the outdoor recreational games to play while you fellowship with your stone memorial family.

Church Work Day: DATE CHANGE: SATURDAY, MAY 21 from 9—12 noon. Volunteers are needed to work on outdoor projects for the church.

Music at the Shelter: A gathering will be for the community at the shelter once a month during the spring and summer months. The first event will be Friday, May 27.  Invite your friends, family, and neighbors to music and great fellowship. Stay tuned for more details coming soon.

Ride Your Motorcycle to Church: Sunday, May 29. Kick stands up at 12:15 pm. Lunch at Longfin Grill at Meadows of Dan.

Men's Banquet: All men from SMCC are invited to a Men’s Breakfast Banquet Saturday, June 4, at 9 am. We want to honor all of the noble and faithful men of our lives. The ladies will serve a delicious breakfast while you get to fellowship with your brothers in Christ. Sign-up through the SMCC App or on the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. The deadline to sign up is Sunday, May 29.

Church Meeting:  After the morning gathering, a congregational meeting will be held on Sunday, June 5. The meeting purpose will be for the upcoming elections for the church officers.

Caleb’s Helping Hands: The ministry for special needs is in process. This ministry is for our autistic children that need help during the morning worship service. The ministry will begin Sunday, June 12th. An organizational meeting will be held June 5th after the morning gathering in the old nursery. We appreciate all who have volunteered so far, but we are in need of more volunteers. See the sign up sheet on the bulletin board if you would like to volunteer. See Jane Richardson if you have any questions.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS

Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz jar or can) For Apr - June

Mark your calendars for a one day over the top VBS on Saturday, July 30. More information coming soon!

We have extra “Just A Little Walk With Jesus” shirts for $5 each. Pick one up after the morning gathering. All proceeds will go to the Sonlight Christian Mission.

 

YOUTH UPCOMING EVENTS

Stay and Play: DATE CHANGE—SATURDAY, MAY 21ST. Parents who have children between preschool and 5th grade can drop their children at the church for fun activities. There will be snacks, devotions, games, and storytime! Preschool stay and playtime will be from 9:00—11:00 am, and K—5 stay and playtime will be from 12:00 - 2:00 pm.

Splash Party: Saturday, June 11, from 10 am—12 pm, all preschoolers are invited to a SPLASH PARTY at the church! Prepare to get wet, so wear your swimsuit and bring a beach towel.

Pool Party: Saturday, June 25 from 10—1, all K-5 are invited to Tim and Sandy’s house for a pool party! Wear your swimsuit and sunscreen and bring a beach towel.

VBS: Mark your calendars for a one day over the top VBS on Saturday, July 30th. You don’t want your child to miss this rip-roaring day! More information coming soon!

**If you have any questions, concerns, or if you would like to volunteer in the children and youth ministries, contact Sandy Wood at 276-340-1133 or Heather at the church office.

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Lisa & Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Cindy Wynn, Leona Pendleton, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Mission in Haiti, Tommy & Paula Wyatt, Kathy Jones, Rudy Johnson, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Brenda Young, Kayla Jones, Wilson Barbour, Steve Shivley, Mildred Anthony, Juanita May and her Mom, Joe May, Joe & Iris Meadors, Mark Holt, Pauline Miles, Anna Haskins, Donna Scearce, Karen Walker, Tony Peak, Melissa Dillon, Mike & Angie Duncan, Arnold & Sarah Terry, Wanda & Bobby Haskins, Clayton Byrd, Susan Hash, Susan Walker Martin, Paul Farrar Sr., Linda Newman, Loretta Allen, Gail Weatherall, Elaine Sines, Don Brown Jr, Shelia Turner, Julie Lacy, Sidney Helms, Jacob Amos, Jason Shoemaker, Denes Bartha, Michelle Setliff, Janet Sawyers, Joshua Vernon, Charlie Largen, Dan Laframboise, Robert Reed, Judy Ison, Barbara Parks, Tim Redman, Norma Witt Family, Billie & Winnie Quesenberry, Ralph Morris Family, Linda Newman, Dan Hickman.
 

Thanks,

Heather Helton
Administrative Assistant
Stone Memorial Christian Church