Church Announcements – January 13

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***Please stop by the Simon Temple Bookstore for our “After-Christmas Sale.”***


Simon Temple is developing an IT Ministry and we are actively requesting all persons who are trained and/or have a background in the field of information technology to participate. Upcoming meeting date/time will be announced soon.  Please sign up online at:  POC: Mark Eubanks


*Please sign up in the church office or via the ‘Registration Tab’ at or, if you would like to receive your 2018 tax contribution statement.


Jan 14 & 28—New Members Class will be held in the New Fellowship Hall at 6:00 pm.  Part 2 – Jan 14th, and Part 3 – Jan 28th.  Please contact Sis. Rebecca Gentry in the church office at (910) 867-1182 ext. 103, visit simontemple.securegive.comor click on the “Register Online” section at


Jan 15—Please join the Fayetteville District Christian Education Department and the Cumberland County Child Advocacy Program for a one-hour presentation entitled, “Prevent Now!!”  This event is for all persons who interact with children and will be held in the New Fellowship Hall from 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm. Refreshments will be served. POC:  Sis. Kathy Northe – (910) 920-6118


Jan 16—The Widows’/Widowers’ Ministry will meet in Conference Room B at 6:00 pm.  We will begin our book reading series with the book, “Becoming,” by former First Lady of the United States, Mrs. Michelle Obama. POC:  Rev. Helen A. Haynes – (301) 775-8647


Jan 19—The Simon Temple Leaders’ Retreat will take place on Saturday from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm.


Jan 21—The Fayetteville Cumberland County Ministerial Council invites you to the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Prayer Breakfast.  This event will take place at the Crown Exposition Center at 8:00 am with keynote speaker, Joseph High delivering the message. We have a limited number of advance tickets for $20.00.


Jan 24-25—Convocation for the Eastern North Carolina Episcopal District will be held at Simon Temple.


Jan 26—The Women of Excellence need volunteers to help with Street Cleanup on Saturday, January 26th. Join me in the church parking lot at 6:45 am; cleanup will begin promptly at 7:00 am. The Daughters of Excellence are invited to join us for this cleanup event. Please sign up online via SecureGive, or the ‘Register Online’ tab at, or just show up prepared to help beautify our adopted street!!  See you there!  POC:  Sis. Loretta Whitehurst.


Jan 31—The G.a.P. Ministry (Grandparents as Parents) meeting will be held in the Old Fellowship Hall at 6:30 pm. All grandparents who play a significant role in the lives of their grandchildren are encouraged to attend this meeting.  We want to share our experiences with one another so that our grandchildren can benefit from what we learn.  POC: Rev. Wilhelmina Rogers- (910) 964-2828


Jan 31—The Simon Temple Praise and Worship Team will conduct auditionsin the New Fellowship Hall at 6:30 pm.  The requirements for all persons who desire to audition are as follows.  You must be saved, skilled, anointed, mature yet energetic, teachable, experienced, Kingdom-minded, reliable and faithful. If this describes you, we’ll see you on Thursday, January 31, 2019.