Announcements for Sunday, October 2nd

Operation Christmas Child
Stone Memorial will be a collection site for the week of November 14th—21st. We are asking the church family to help collect items for the shoeboxes.
The supplies needed for October—Wow Items and Toys. Don’t forget the extra batteries.
Bell Practice
The Bell Choir practice will be today (Sunday, October 2nd) at 4:00 pm.
Choir Practice
The choir practice will be today (Sunday, October 2nd) at 5:15 pm in the Multi-Purpose Room.
Wednesday Family Evening Meals: Wednesday’s @ 5:30PM
For those who will be attending the Wednesday Gathering. Sign up for the Wednesday meal by filling out the back of tear off portion of the bulletin titled “Connection Card.” You can also sign up through the SMCC App by clicking the Connection Card. Monday is the deadline to sign up.
Pumpkin Patch: Wednesday 5th,12th, & 26th @ 1:00PM—4:00PM
Every year we help Grace Network with the annual Pumpkin Patch fundraising sale. We need volunteers to help in shifts of 1—hour increments. Sign up on the bulletin board in the foyer.
Elder Meeting: Sunday, October 9th @3:00PM
Board Meeting: Monday, October 10th @ 7:00PM
Music at the Shelter with Barry Hutchens: Friday, October 14th @ 7:00PM
Join us for music from Barry Hutchens, formally in a country music trio with his brothers in the mid-1990s. He is a local singer/songwriter who lives in Stuart, VA. Invite a friend and enjoy pintos, cornbread, and slaw beginning at 6:00 pm.
Homecoming: Sunday, Oct 16 @ 10:30AM
Come join the celebration! Bring your family, friends, and neighbors to Homecoming Sunday for amazing worship and experience our loving and almighty God. We will have a special guest speaker, Greg Sexton.
Revival: Mon—Wed, Oct 17—19th @ 7:00PM
Join us and invite someone as God awakens our hearts and restores our true nature and purpose. Greg Sexton will host our revival this year. Come join your Stone Memorial family for a delicious meal every night before service.
Silver Stone Seniors Thursday, October 20th @10:30AM
The Silver Stone Seniors will meet at the church for a brief meeting in the Midpoint Room. Afterwards, the group will go to Stuart Family Restaurant to eat and fellowship. Sign up on the bulletin board in the foyer.
Pink Out Sunday: Sunday, October 23rd
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Join us in wearing pink to support all those fighting, recovering, and beating Breast Cancer.
Westward Road: Sunday, October 23rd @ 6:00PM
Join us for worship and enjoy songs old and new with Westward Road. We will take up a love offering in support of their ministry.
Middle School Retreat: October, 28th—30th
A fall retreat where the youth will experience spiritual growth, outdoor
recreation, prayer, and fellowship. The cost is $65 and is due by Sunday, October 23rd.
Register your child at See Tim Wood for more information.
SMCC Fall Festival: Sunday, October 30th @ 5:00PM—7:00PM
We need individually wrapped candy for the Fall Festival!
You can bring it by the church anytime!
Mark your calendars for the Fall Festival. This event is for the community and a safe place to bring children. We will keep to the tradition of decorating trunks, but there will also be games and great fellowship. We will need volunteers for this event. Sign up on the bulletin board in the Foyer.
Camp Pitt Harvest Day: Sunday, November 13th
The Harvest Day benefit will be at Camp Pitt, with a program, concert, and meal beginning at 5:00 pm. We will take up a collection for this benefit to support the renovations and projects for Camp Pitt. If you would like to go, please sign up on the bulletin board in the Foyer by November 6th.
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, Leona Pendleton, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Mission in Haiti, Tommy Wyatt, Brenda Young, Kayla Jones, Wilson Barbour, Steve Shivley, Mildred Anthony, Joe & Iris Meadors, Pauline Miles, Anna Haskins, Donna Scearce, Karen Walker, Tony Peak, Melissa Dillon, Mike & Angie Duncan, Sarah Terry, Sandra Byrd, Sidney Helms, Charlie Largen, Eddie Harmon, Mike Stephens, Brenda Thacker, Brenda Gillenwaters, Alisa Horton, Jay Horton, Dwayne Kirks, Marcia Rogers, Joan Ison, Chase Carter, Jordan Pruitt, Sofia Pace, Ken & Alice Williams, Faye Rhodes, Mike Ashley, Vanessa Lindo, Maria Smith, Charles Hodge, Dana Williams Mom, Regina Easley, Sue Jacobson’s Mom, Carol Haskins, Randy Rudder, Mike Hammock, Henry Hopkins Family, Deborah Byrd, Jennifer Paxton, Brittany Harris, Doug Currier, Eanes Family, Mike Clark, Charles Kenny Family, Audrey Nester Family, Michael Hatcher & Family, Clay Barham, Derrick Maxie, Judy Harbour, Gary Young, Ricky Carter, Maggie Pilson, Patty Margrave, Elizabeth Teague Coglitore

Heather Helton
Administrative Assistant
Stone Memorial Christian Church