The time with Reed and Ashley Chapman was delightful! We think they will be a great fit with TMC, and Reed has a vision for Groups and Guest Services that is not only consistent with ours but also will lead us to greater effectiveness! His start date is January 14 and I will keep you posted on details.
The Christmas season can be SO crazy and our new series is directed on not missing Christmas and providing hope in a hectic season!
Here is the schedule:
Dec. 1-2: I Want My Own Christmas!
Dec. 8-9: I Don’t Feel Like Christmas This Year!
Dec. 15-16: I’m Left Out of Christmas!
Dec. 23: (Sunday Only at 9:00, 10:30, and 12:00pm) - I’m Bringing Christmas!
Christmas Eve Experience (Monday, Dec. 24): 4:30, 6:00, and 7:30pm
The elders are recommending Richard Falcon to be installed on December 16 as an elder for a three-year term, from 2019-2021. If you have any comments on Richard’s selection, please direct them to me at .
RELENTLESS LOVE INITIATIVE
More people keep getting out of the boat! So far, 116 households have set goals of $956,885 which is ALMOST to our Silver goal and has brought us even closer to our Gold goal of $1,277,400 (which will pay for the expansion project and eliminate ALL debt). We have already received $58,195.16.
On August 16, Joseph Tuggle passed away and apparently the word hasn’t made it around because several times when Florine has come to church alone, she has been asked by well-meaning people, “How’s Joseph?” This has been painful for her so she asked me to help notify people of her husband’s death.