June is Lay Council Life Membership Month. Show your commitment to carrying on the AME Zion Legacy by becoming a Life Member of the Lay Council. See Sisters Degraphenreid or Oliver for more information.
Free to be Me Empowerment Symposium tickets are available now in the Simon Temple Bookstore or on Eventbrite! Get some friends together and take advantage of a group package. There is still time for you to advertise for your business.
June 20-22— The Eastern North Carolina Episcopal District Summer Institute will be held at the Greenville Convention Center in Greenville, NC.
Jun 23—The Marriage Ministry Family Fun, Walk, Run, & Bike-a-Thon will be at the Cape Fear Trail at J. Bayard Clark Park & Nature Center located at 631 Sherman Drive, Fayetteville, NC off Ramsey Street at 7:30 am. All married couples and their families are welcome to come out and join us. There will be a fellowship breakfast afterwards at each individual’s expense.
June 23—Darkness to Light, Steward of Children Training will take place in the New Fellowship Hall from 9:00 am - 11:30 am. All persons who work with the youth, as well as those who do not, are invited to attend. Please sign up online at simontemple.securegive.com. Mandatory attendance for the entire 2 ½-hour training session is required to receive a certificate. Training will begin promptly at 9:00 am. Registration will be from 8:30-8:45. POC: Sis. Loretta Whitehurst – (210) 577-9005.
Jun 26—Men’s Empowerment will be held in the rear section of Kingdom Plaza at 6:30 pm. Come and receive powerful insight from the book, “Six Battles Every Man Must Win” by Bill Perkins. All men are invited to attend this awesome fellowship experience!
Vacation Bible School – Babylon: Daniel’s Courage in Captivity – Join us as we learn more about Daniel and the Babylonian culture. Kids and Adults will have the opportunity to explore Babylonian marketplace shops, have fun with arts & crafts, singing, dancing, and so much more. Registration for VBS will run from May 6 – 17, 2018. Register online and through your Sunday School & Bible Study Classes. See you June 25th – 28th each night beginning @ 6:00 pm.
The Rev. Brian R. Thompson, Sr. Annual Charity Golf Classic will be held on Saturday, August 18th at Carolina Lakes Golf Course. Registration will begin at 7:30 am with a shotgun start at 8:30 am. All golfers pick up a brochure and all persons interested in sponsoring a hole, pick up a sponsorship packet in the church office. Contact Bro. Gene Freeman for more information. Individual and corporate sponsors are both welcome. All monies raised will go toward college scholarships.
(See brochure in add’l email)
Flowers are placed in the sanctuary today by:
Sis. Vonda Campbell
“In Memory of Zion Marquette Jones”
God decided to take you home with him at the tender age of 13. Although you are no longer with us physically, you still live in our hearts and you are still greatly missed. We wish you happy birthday on today as you celebrate what would have been your 18th birthday with our Heavenly Father. Living to see you again.
Your mother & father, sisters & brothers, nieces & nephews and other family and friends
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