“Simple Gifts” Piano duet, Olivia Nadeau and Melanie Burns
“All Creatures of Our God and King”
“Holy Spirit You Are Welcome Here”
“You Are Good”
“Called Me Higher”
“I Am: The Good Shepherd”
Pastor Randall Burns
Monthly Bible Verse
“I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me.”
Pre-Service Prayer: You are welcome to come into the Worship Center each Sunday mornings at 9:00 to pray and intercede for the morning. Enter quietly through the side door in the main hallway. After the service near the platform, a prayer team is available to pray for anyone with any needs.
We would love to bless Lisa Surran, our NextGen Director, with a card shower on Sunday, November 26, her and Michael’s last Sunday with us. She has meant so much to so many of us for the sake of the Kingdom, and will be one way we express our gratitude to her.
Community Thanksgiving Service: St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Tuesday, November 21, at 7:00 pm. Come and give thanks to God for His many awesome blessings. Please bring canned goods and a free will offering to bless the Food Pantry, the Salvation Army fuel fund, and the Southern Aroostook Ministerial emergency fund.
A Parental Dedication of Children is being planned for December. If you are interested in this, please see Pastor Burns or Melanie today.
Senior Adult Fellowship: Our next gathering will be on Friday, December 1, at 12:30 pm. There will be food, games and fellowship. Bring a friend with you. See Sylvia Forte.
Southern Aroostook Baptist Men: December 4, at Oakfield Baptist Church. Dinner is served at 6:30 pm. All men are invited.
Community Clothing Giveaway: December 2, from 10:00 am till noon, at the AABA Storehouse. If you want to help out, call Jenn Young at 694-1497.
The Terrific Tuesday musical, “The Christmas Dream Tree Parade” will be December 2 and 3, at 3 pm each day. Please consider bringing a package of diapers, (sizes 1-6) to support your local mission of Adopt-A-Block. Bring a friend with you.
December 10 Gathering: If you have found your way to The Hill in the last twelve months (or so), please come for a brief time of refreshments, connection and a gift from us! That will be December 10, immediately after the service, in the Conference Room.
Please Check Your Mail Folder: You All Have Mail!
Church Office Closure: Wednesday, November 22, Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24, in observance of Thanksgiving holiday.
Celebrate Recovery meets Tuesday evening at 6 pm at the church. CR is a world-wide Christian recovery ministry. For more information contact Pastor Travis Glatter for details at 532-2783 x 109.
Check out menofthehill.wordpress.com for current news about Men’s Discipleship Ministry.
Adopt-A-Block of Aroostook
The Mission Tree -“Toys on the Block:” This year, we will provide Christmas gifts or stockings for our neighbors. As you do your Christmas shopping, would you consider buying a toy or stoking stuffers and placing it (unwrapped) in the boxes in the back of the sanctuary marked Toys for Blocks? Just take a gift tag o your choice off the Giving Tree in the foyer and return the items by December 5. See Lori Hovey in the foyer today for more information and sign up for helpers for the party.
December 9, Christmas on the Blocks from 3-5 pm. Free Admission, Free Snacks, Free Food Bags for Families. Everyone is invited. See Tammy Goetsch for more information.
Children’s & Youth on the Hill
- Nursery: Ages birth to 2
- Pre-K: Ages 3-pre-k (single classroom)
- Sunday School: Kindergarten-grade 5 (double classroom)
- Junior/Senior High Youth: Tonight, 5:30-7:30 pm. It’s a great time to invite a friend! Questions? See Next Gen Director, Lisa Surran.
Care and Share Person
Josephine McGuire and she is battling health issues and she could use your love, prayers and words of encouragement. Send cards to 33 Bowdoin Street, Apt A, Houlton, ME 04730.
Church of the Week
We are called to love and uphold one another, encourage, exhort, comfort, strengthen and pray for one another. This week let’s pray for Dyer Brook Community Church.
Please silence your phone during worship service.
Worship Service Time: 9:30 am – (Live 9:30 am: 100.1 WHOUFM)
Prayer Chain: firstname.lastname@example.org
Bulletin Blog: HoultonMSBC.wordpress.com