Church Announcements – March 3

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The Free to Be Me Empowerment Symposium 2019 has sponsor, advertisement and vendor opportunities for businesses available.  Become a Sponsor, advertise your business or send a congratulations to First Lady in the Free To Be Me Commemorative booklet.


Video announcements must be submitted to the church office NLT than Tuesday before noon, twelve days before the Sunday on which the video is to air.  Bulletin announcements must be submitted to the office NLT than Tuesday before noon, five days before the Sunday it is to appear in the bulletin.  No exceptions made without express email or written consent from Pastor Thompson.  Submit all announcements only via email to:


Simon Temple’s Annual MasterLife Christian Discipleship Programbegins March 7, 2019 with both Noonday and Evening Sessions. You may sign up in church office or at simontemple.seguregive.comand obtain a copy of this course’s description from shelf in new lobby or church office area.  POC: Dr. L. Newton – (910) 867-1182, ext. 106 or


Mar 4—Attention graduating high school seniors, please visit the Fayetteville-Cumberland Human Relations Commission website to apply for the scholarship in honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  All Cumberland Countyhigh school, private school, and home school seniors are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

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Mar 4—New Members Class will be held in the New Fellowship Hall at 6:00 pm.  Part 1 – March 4th; Part 2 – March 11th; Part 3 – March 18th.  Please contact Sis. Rebecca Gentry in the church office at (910) 867-1182 ext. 103 or visit simontemple.securegive.comto sign up.


Mar 9—The Men of Zion will meet in the Old Fellowship Hall at 8:00 am.


Mar 9—Simon Temple will be one of 3 locations where Cumberland County’s 3rd Annual Expungement Clinic will take place.  The event will be held in the New Fellowship Hall at 11:00 am.


Mar 10 – Attention All Youth, Attention all Youth ages 13 -21. Wow, the time has come for our first YOUTH SERVICE since the revamp! You don’t want to miss this. New Fellowship Hall! 11:00 am sharp! Invite your friends, classmates, teammates, slide in the DM’s it’s going to be crazy I’ll see you there!


Mar 12—The Cancer Support Group will meet in the New Sanctuary classroom at 6:30 pm.  If you or a loved one is battling cancer, please join us for support.  POC: Bro. Darryl Patrick


Mar 12—Men’s Empowerment will be held in Kingdom Plaza at 6:30 pm. All men are encouraged to attend this awesome fellowship experience!


Mar 13—To All Class Leaders:  the Leader of Leaders meeting will take place in the Old Fellowship Hall at 5:45 pm.  Asking all class leaders who can, please be present and on time.


Mar 17—First Lady will be preaching at Trinity A.M.E. Zion Church for their Missionary Candlelight Service at 4:00 pm.  Trinity A.M.E. Zion Church is located at 972 W. Pennsylvania Ave; Southern Pines, NC.


Mar 30—1 out of 10 youth are abused in some way by the time they are 18 years old. 90% are abused by those they know and trust. To learn more, sign up online for the Steward of Children, Darkness to Light Certification Training, which is mandatory for persons working with children at Simon Temple. The training begins promptly at 9:00 am and will conclude at 11:30 am. You must be present during the entire session to receive a certificate of completion. Deadline to signup is 16 March. POC:  Sis. Loretta Whitehurst.