SUNDAY, April 14
“Not the End” | Luke 23:50-56 | Pastor Charlie Ilyes
7:00 pm – Easter Choir Program
MONDAY, April 15
10:00 am – Stage Tear Down from Easter Choir Program
TUESDAY, April 16
10:00 am – Women’s Bible Study (Library)
WEDNESDAY, April 17
12:30 pm – Senior Saints Spring Banquet (Dutchway, Myerstown)
5:30 pm – Wednesday Night Wave meal and programs
6:30 pm – Nursery care/Kids Clubs/Adult Bible Studies
7:30 pm – Men’s Choir rehearsal and party (no Worship Choir)
THURSDAY, April 18
9:00 am – Quilting Day (experienced and beginners welcome)
7:00 pm – Praise Team rehearsal
7:00 pm – Safety and Security Team meeting
FRIDAY, April 19
7:00 pm – Good Friday Service (The Outlet, 300 Iona Road)
SATURDAY, April 20
6:00 am – Men’s Prayer Time (Room 111)
9:00 am – Prayer Shawl Ministry Work Day (Room 108)
NEXT SUNDAY, April 21 (Easter Sunday)
6:00 am – Easter Sunrise Service (Zinns Mill Road location)
6:30 – 7:45 am – Easter Fundraiser Breakfast (FLC)
April 23 – Fellowship of Ministers and Deacons, 7 pm
April 27 – Mother and Daughter Brunch, 9:30 am
April 28 – Mt. Gretna Practice, 2 pm (choir room)
Kaitlyn Harpold Wedding (off-site)
NON-EDITED CDs and DVDs will be available of the Easter Choir Program. Sign-up on the bulletin board in the narthex if interested.
NEW CHURCH DIRECTORIES are here! They can be found in the narthex and FLC lobby. Pick yours up today!
DOES ANYTHING BELONG TO YOU? Check out the FLC lobby and coatracks in the narthex hallway and see if anything is yours! If items are not claimed, they will be taken to Jubilee in two weeks.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT WAVE continues for two weeks. A meal will be provided on April 17; however not on April 24.
REGISTER YOUR CHILDREN FOR BIBLE SCHOOL! Forms can be found in the narthex at the Welcome Desk.
GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE is April 19 at 7pm at the Outlet, 300 Iona Road, Lebanon. Come join us!
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE will be held on April 21 at 6:00 am at the Zinn’s Mill Road property. (Rain location is the church sanctuary). Dylan Saylor will bring the meditation and David Superdock will lead our singing. A Fundraiser Breakfast to help offset medical expenses for the Brian Rump family will be held following the Easter Sunrise Service from 6:30-7:45 am in the FLC. There is no cost but donations will be accepted.
UPCOMING SENIOR HIGH YOUTH FUNDRAISER to help offset the cost of the bus to and from the airport:
1. Paint Party on May 17 in the FLC (evening activity)
April 17 – Men’s choir rehearsal only, 7:30 pm (with party)
April 24 – Worship choir rehearsal only, 7:30 pm (with party)
A NEW GROWTH GROUP, “Anxious for Nothing,” will be on Wednesday nights starting May 8 through June 5 and will be taught by Pastor Tim. Anxiety does not have to dominate life. We will look at the seven admonitions from the apostle Paul in Philippines 4:4-8 that lead to one wonderful promise. Join us for this 5-session study as we discover and develop tools for combating the onslaught of anxiety that can lead to a life of calm. Sign-up on a bulletin board or the website if interested.
COMING UP – Contact Pastor Charlie if interested in the following:
· Baby Dedication – May 12 (FLC)
· Outdoor Baptism – August 11 (Boyd’s home)
EASTER FLOWER ORDERS may be picked up TONIGHT after the Easter Choir program.
MOTHER AND DAUGHTER BRUNCH is April 27 at 9:30 am. Sign-up TODAY if you will be attending. Men are needed to waiter. A sign-up is posted in the narthex for men to help with this event.
FRESHSTART OVERNIGHT SHELTER will be hosted at SLCC from May 20 – June 6. A male and female volunteer are needed to sleep over each night from 8:30 pm to 7:30 am. If you would like to serve in this way; please contact Rose Walmer. Cell/text 717-554-8361 or email@example.com.
COMPASSION SUNDAY is May 5 where you will have the opportunity to sponsor a child who lives in poverty. Please visit a table in the narthex or FLC lobby and see how God can use you in powerful ways by sponsoring a child.
MOTHERING HEARTS, a ministry for women of all seasons of life, meets at 9:30 am in Room 111. Childcare is provided to age 5. This is a time to meet, connect, support, pray, and listen to one another and the Holy Spirit.
May 2 – Tea and Fellowship. Come and learn how to make beads with cereal boxes. Holly Brubaker will also be speaking.
AFRICAN CHILDREN’S CHOIR will provide a free 80-minute concert in the FLC on Friday, June 21 at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:15 pm. This concert is the VBS finale. Everyone is welcome!
SAVE THE DATE! Women of all ages are invited to attend a Refresh and Renew Women’s Weekend Retreat on November 8-10, 2019. Registrations will be coming in May!
ELMCROFT MINISTRY OUTREACH SUNDAY – All are invited to attend a special time of worship on Sunday, April 28 at Elmcroft, 860 Norman Drive, Lebanon, from 2 – 2:30 pm. David Zimmerman will be providing special music in the social room, located inside the main entrance. All are welcome!
DO YOU ENJOY BLESSING OTHERS WITH FOOD? We are in need families/individuals who would be willing to help provide meals (every once in a while) for those in our church body that are sick, elderly, or just in need of a meal. Please contact Ron or Jean Bucher or any deacon if you are interested.
CHRISTIAN EDUCATION TEAM MEETING is May 6 at 6:30 pm.
CHILDREN”S SUMMER CAMPS – South Lebanon Community Church promotes Kenbrook Bible Camp and Woodcrest Retreat as summer camps for children to have spiritually enriching experiences. SLCC offers discounts for both camps. Contact Ellen Superdock for details or for your Gold Certificate discount.
Junior High Youth Events
1. April 28 – Bible study at 6 pm
2. June 23-29 – Mission Trip to North Lawrence, Ohio
(Third payment due April 21)
Senior High Youth Events
1. April 28 – Bible study at 6 pm
2. May 5 – Mission trip lunch and meeting in Rooms 109/111.
3. July 6-13 – Mission Trip to Costa Rica. (Installment #3 due April 28)
4. High school and college graduate forms are now in your church mailboxes. If you did not receive one, extras are at the Information Centers. Forms are due May 5.