December/January Newsletter – Printed copies are available today. Check for e-mail updates and stay up-to-date with church news by signing up for e-mail alerts. Visit www.macbrethren.org and enter your e-mail address in the left column of the screen under “Subscribe to E-mail Updates” and follow the instructions.
The McPherson College Choirs will present “Cocoa and Carols” at 2 p.m. today, in Mingenback Theatre. At the concert, audience members will be treated to a variety of holiday goodies like cocoa, cider and cookies while being put in the Christmas spirit by some of the season’s most popular music. Special guests include the McPherson College Brass Quintet, Dr. Jonathan Frye on violin and the McPherson College Guitar Ensemble. All are invited (including youngsters) to this family fun holiday event!
Church family and friends are invited to enjoy food, music, and storytelling at the Annual Christmas Breakfast which is planned for 8:45 a.m. on Sunday, December 11, in the Church Social Rooms. Please bring a breakfast bread or pastry to share. Sunday School classes will not meet that morning.
December 18th – One Sunday Only – Intergenerational Sunday School from 9 – 10 a.m. in the Church Social Room. Emmy Goering, currently placed with Brethren Volunteer Service in the Washington, D.C. office, will be sharing about the presence, purpose and mission of the Church of the Brethren in our nation’s capital. Come ready to learn and ask questions.
Name Tags – If you need a new or replacement name tag, please contact the church office (241-1109).
Thank you to Dani and Lucy Hanna, who folded and stapled the new church directories. Copies of the directory will be available after the service today.
Heifer International Alternative Christmas Gifts — Visit the Heifer table in the Good Shepherd Foyer for everything you need – Holiday Issues of World Ark, Heifer Gift catalogs, and Honor Cards for sending to those persons you choose to honor with a gift to Heifer International. Questions? Contact Al or Mary Ann Dutrow (620-241-6520).
In the event of severe weather or a catastrophic event:
listen to local radio KBBE 96.7
watch rolling banner on bottom of screen on TV Channel 12
check KWCH Channel 12 website CLOSED list and the church Facebook page
When personnel can get to the office, an All Church Email will be sent.