Church Announcements – June 23

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The Simon Temple Phone Prayer Ministry’s volunteer prayer counselors are receiving training on how to receive incoming calls to the Prayer Room and pray with callers.  Part 2 and Part 3 of the three-part training will be conducted on June 25th and July 9th at 6:30 pm.  The training will be held in the front section of Kingdom Plaza.  Call (910) 867-1182 EXT. 5 or sign up in the Church Office.


The Simon Temple Café is in need of assistance on Sundays with operating the cash register. Please see Sis. Mary King in the church office.


June 23—The Big Anniversary of Sistas will take place at Faith Covenant Worship Center 742 East Russell Street in Fayetteville at 3:45 pm.  Sistas, Shakirah Bryant & Richelle Jones are members of Simon Temple and Bro. Winslow Ratliff, Jr. will be leading Praise & Worship for the event. Let’s show them our support.


June 24-26—Don’t forget to register for Vacation Bible School today!  It will begin tomorrow and will be held through Wednesday, each evening from 6:00 – 8:15.  Join us as we explore Daniel’s Captivity in Babylon.  See you there!!


June 27—Bereavement Class will be held in Conference Room A at 6:30 pm. POC:  Dr. Carol Davis-Forte


June 27—Grandparents as Parents will meet in Conference Room B at 6:30 pm. POC:  Rev. Wilhelmina Rogers


**June 28—Attention All Youth, Attention all Youth ages 13 – 21. Wow, FRIDAY our firstPUSH SERVICE! You don’t want to miss this. New Fellowship Hall! 7:30 pm Sharp! Invite your friends, classmates, teammates, slide in the DM’s it’s going to be crazy! Leave your church clothes at home and everything you think you know about it. This will be an experience like no other.  See you there!


June 29—The Fayetteville District Missionary Mass Meeting will be held at Rock Spring AME Zion Church located 4028 Legion Road in Hope Mills at 9:00am. Asking all members to please be present for this Parent/Supply Department sponsored event. POC:  Sis. Affie Sawyer – (910) 670-3415


June 30—Asking the ladies to please wear white and gentlemen to please wear white shirts and dark pants in observance of Mission Sunday.  If you have your Missionary stole or pin, please wear it.  Thank you.


June 30—The Fayetteville District Male Chorus Singing Union will be held at the Episcopal Farm Worker Ministry – 2989 Easy Street, Dunn, NC at 4:00 pm.


July 1-6—The Simon Temple Church Office and Ministry House will be closed the week of July 1st – July 6th. In case of emergency only, please call (910) 391-2998.


July 8-11—Experience Youth Conference will be held at Simon Temple during the second week of July. Camp for children 5-12 years of age will be $35 and for those 13-21 years of age will be $65 in advance and there is a discount for families with multiple children.  Advance registration will end on June 28th.  POC:  Bro. Xavier Daniels, Youth Minister


July 8—The Usher Board will be conducting their 3rd quarter meeting in the New Sanctuary at 6:00 pm.  POC: Bro. Rickey Williamson – (910) 551-8420


July 16—A mandatory meeting for all Simon Temple Bookstore, Media Ministry and Café stewards will be held in the Old Fellowship Hall at 6:15 pm. Please be prepared to begin promptly at 6:15. POC: Sis. Mary King – (910) 489-2931


July 20—Our First Lady, Rev. Felica R. Thompson will be the keynote speaker for “Pursuing God’s Excellence” – Kingdom Women, Embracing Our Purpose.  This event will take place on Saturday, July 20that 9:00 am will be held at Mitchell Chapel AME Zion Church, 1085 Mitchell Chapel Road in Pittsboro, NC.  To register, go to EventBrite and type in Durham District.  KidZone will be available.  Let’s show First Lady our support!


Aug 6-9—The Men of Zion Men’s Conference entitled, The Experience 2019:  “Making Men Stronger” will be held at Simon Temple.  Please visit: or call (301) 390-2900, for more information.


Aug 10—The Rev. Brian R. Thompson, Sr. Annual Charity Golf Classic will be held at Carolina Lakes Golf Course, 53 Carolina Lakes Road, Sanford, NC.  Registration will begin at 7:30 am with a shotgun start at 8:30 am.  Individual and corporate sponsors welcome.  POC: Bro. Gene Freeman – (910) 988-4671


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