Church Announcements – August 23

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We will have a Brown-bag giveaway every Sunday from 12:30 – 1:30 pm at the rear of the Empowerment Center at Kingdom Plaza located at 5808 Yadkin Road. The brown bags will contain food items and are available for seniors and persons who are in need of perishable and non-perishable food. Drive up to the door and a bag will be brought out to your vehicle.


The House of Refuge Prayer and Spiritual Guidance Center: Call (855) 979-9804 between the hours of 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, if you find yourself in need of prayer.  Please limit calls to less than 5 minutes so we can assist those inside and outside the church.


The Simon Temple A/V Ministry/Media Team is looking for new members to join. If you or someone you know is interested, please email name and contact number to:


Youth Sunday School is every Sunday morning at 10:00 am followed by Youth Church at 11:00. Join us each week as we provide a biblical message that is understandable and relevant to the Youth of Simon Temple!


Aug 23—New Members Classes: are now held on the 1st, 3rd and 4th Sundays on Zoom at 1:30 pm. All members who have not taken your new members classes, you can conveniently do so on the following dates. Part 3 – August 26 • Part 1 – September 6 • Part 2 – September 20 • POC: Sis. Rebecca Gentry – (910) 867-1182


Aug 25—The Simon Temple Singles Ministry will meet Tuesday evening, on Zoom at 6:30pm.  All single Simon Temple members are invited to join the meeting via or the zoom app using the following credentials:  Meeting ID:  869 0358 5989 • Passcode:  168956 • POC:  Sis. La’tiki Gray – (910) 574-5504


Aug 26—Catch Bible Study streaming every Wednesday at 12 noon and 6:45 pm via Facebook and Don’t miss it!


Aug 29—Join First Lady Thompson for Wives Only Empowerment on Zoom every Saturday at 10:00 am. Go to and join the meeting using the followingcredentials:  Meeting ID: 505 833 2705 • Passcode:  934717 • Wives you don’t want to miss this!  Go to to view the bulletin for details.


Aug 29—Simon Temple Membership Appreciation Day will be held in the church parking lot from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm. We will come together as an expression of gratitude because you have shown yourselves faithful during this pandemic. As you drive through, we will provide food in a to-go container as well as give you a special gift and a Simon Temple t-shirt that says, “I Love My Church.” Drive over where First Lady will be doing a book signing and will have her new Free To Be Me Workbooks available. It will be an awesome time of celebration in the Lord. See you there!