Announcements – February 19, 2017

February 19, 2017

A: Arise, shine; for your light has come,
C: And the glory of the LORD has risen upon us. (Isaiah 60:1)

*God’s blessings to all this Seventh Sunday of the Epiphany season and a “special welcome to any guests visiting with us today We are blessed by your presence and pray you are blessed as we worship together.

*Next Sunday is our Annual Meeting and Luncheon after worship. Look on page 12 of your bulletins for the details. If you haven’t already, please let us know your are coming on the attendance form so we have plenty of chicken for everyone. Then, stop at the tropical bulletin board to pick out what you will bring to the feast. We hope to see you there!

*Haven’s Annual Report is available in the church lobby today. Please pick up a copy and read about last year’s efforts and activities. Bring any questions, concerns or suggestions to the Annual Meeting next Sunday. You WILL be coming, right?

*We begin Lent on Wednesday, March 1st, just a few days after our annual meeting. Our Lenten theme is “Here I Walk” and materials for your Lenten journey will be available next Sunday. Read about Lent and the opportunities here at Haven in your bulletin today. Get ready for a blessed season!

*The church office will be closed tomorrow in observance of President’s Day.

This week’s concerns and joys:
*Best wishes to Drew Pensis, Meghan Byers, and Jane Bowen who celebrated birthdays last week. And a very Happy birthday to Shaun Rollins, Dick Hess, Terry Hill, Marissa Freeman and John Richards who will celebrate birthdays this week. Congratulations to Terry and Carol Trovinger who celebrate their wedding anniversary on Valentine’s Day.
(after the announcements)
A: We prepare ourselves for worship