Special combined Thanksgivings eve service at: Friendship Baptist Church.
Scripture: Exodus 3:7-17.
Baptist Training Union
Wednesdays at 6:15 PM
During November, the Baptist Training Union begins studying the Contemporary Training for the Church quarterly theme, 'Christian Beliefs,' on Wednesdays from 6:15-7:15 PM in the Sanctuary. All are welcome.
Thursdays at 6:30 PM
Thursday night Bible Study 6:30 PM-8:00 PM. Come learn and grow.
Herein lies the real problem of modern society; the breakdown of the family. Despite our present realities, all of us need individuals in our lives to fill the role of mother, father and sibling. Unfortunately, that is not the case. We hear the rhetoric, but the reality is that secondary institutions and other voices have captured the attention of parents and their children. A viable society is supported by the family, an institution that provides an essential underpinning for our communities as it imputes love for God, love for neighbor, honesty, respect for self and others, and many other important values. Among the many challenges facing the Church today is Fusing the Family and Faith read entire message >>
New Disciples Classes Postponed
Sunday, November 24
No class is being held this week.
Monday, November 25th
The next meeting of Leaders Council is Monday, November 25th at 7:00 PM in Founders Hall. All Presidents/Chairs are urged to be in attendance.
Tuesdays at 6:00 PM
Adult Literacy classes are back in session. They meet every Tuesday at 6:00 PM in the Counseling Room.
Wednesday, November 27th
Join us for a special service on Wednesday, November 27th, Thanksgiving Eve. We will join in fellowship with the annual sevices to be held at Friendship Baptist Church..
Baptist Training Union (BTU)
Postponed November 27
The B.T.U. will not meet on Wednesday, November 27th, Thanksgiving Eve. In December, the Baptist Training Union will complete the Contemporary Training for the Church (CTC) quarterly theme, 'Christian Beliefs,' on Wednesdays from 6:15 to 7:15 p.m. in the Sanctuary. Pastor David Francis is the facilitator. All are welcome.
Bible Study Postponed
Thursday, November 28
No Class will be held this week because of Thanksgiving Holiday.
Thursday, December 12
Pastor Johnson and the First Lady will host the Christmas Tree lighting on Thursday, December 12, 2012 following Bible Study. Come and enjoy the festivities. All are welcome.
Youth Board Coin Drive
The Youth of Canaan are sponsoring a coin drive to assist in raising funds for their trip to Washington, DC. Please help support our youth by emptying your pockets, pocketbooks and purses.
The holiday season is here. Support the Scholarship & Career Commission by purchasing a lovely poinsettia for your home or office. They make wonderful gifts! Place a plant on the altar in memory of a friend or loved one. Please see a member of the Scholarship Commission to place your order. Thank you for your continued support.
Canaan Voice Submissions
Due Sunday, December 22
The Publications Ministry is currently soliciting articles to include in the next issue of the Canaan Voice. The theme will be “Striving For Spiritual Growth” The deadline for submitting articles is Sunday, December 22, 2013. Please submit your articles to email@example.com or place in the Canaan Voice Ministry mailbox.
Lydia Project Recruiting
The Lydia Project Community Outreach Clothing Drive Ministry is recruiting new members. Helping the needy is a good way to give back to the community! If
interested send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Resources For Congregation
"The Unbroken Circle: A Resource Toolkit for Congregation Around Illness, End of Life and Grief” is available.
Announcements and/or inserts for the Sunday bulletin will be accepted until 1:00 PM on Mondays. Please send bulletin announcements or inserts to email@example.com with"Canaan Bulletin" in the subject field, or leave them in the Publications Ministry lobby mailbox.
All announcements for Church Clerk, Kyla Williams must be submitted by placing your announcement(s) in the Church Clerk's mailbox by Friday evening or by sending an email to CanaanClk@aol.com by noon on Saturday. All announcements received late will not be announced until the following Sunday.
Bethesda Counseling and Wellness Services
Any member who does not have medical coverage and is interested in receiving a flu shot, please see Delores Moon Dixon or Laura Brown Sands.