Church Announcements – October 14

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The 17-Year Pastoral Celebration and Appreciation Servicefor Pastor Brian R. Thompson, Sr., Rev. Felica R. Thompson & the First Family of Simon Temple will be held on Sunday, October 21st.  Please make your contribution of $25.00 toward Pastor’s Appreciation Day this week.  Our special musical guest will be Jonathan McReynolds.


Oct 15-Oct 19—North Carolina’s annual campaign to support college access is moving to the month of October this year and is now named NC Countdown to College. Activities during the month support high school seniors in completing three important college enrollment steps: residency, FAFSA, and applications. College Application Week will take place October 15th – 19th. During this week, volunteers at hundreds of NC high schools help students submit online applications for admission while some colleges offer application fee waiver opportunities. (


Oct 17—Lay Council meeting scheduled for this Wednesday in Conference Room B at 5:45pm.  All are welcomed.  Let’s finish the 2018 Mid-term Election STRONG !!


Oct 17 & Oct 18—Children’s Choir practice will be held on Wednesday and Thursday of this week in the New Sanctuary at 6:00 pm.  POC:  Sis. Angela Riddick


Oct 17-Oct 30—Harvesting with Jesus: Family Fall Festival Night: Candy Donations needed. You may drop off your donations in the containers in the lobby on Sunday’s or in the New Fellowship Hall throughout the week beginning October 17 – October 30th. Thank you so much for your act of service. You can also decorate your car as a part of Trunk or Treat (make sure you fill it up with candy). Check out Pinterest for some exciting Bible Theme ideas. Thank you! POC – Dr. Alford or Sis. Sarah Wilson.


Oct 27—Ladies of Simon Temple, you are a Woman of Excellence. Please join me in cleaning our adopted street, Yadkin Road. Meet in the parking lot at 6:45 am to begin at 7:00 am. Sign uponline. See you there!  POC:  Sis. Loretta Whitehurst.


Oct 31—Harvesting with Jesus: Family Fall Festival. October 31, 2018 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the New Fellowship Hall. Interactive Bible Stories with Biblical Characters, Games, Candy, Food and a Movie (for adults). If you would like to partner with us by serving as an activity facilitator or donate candy please sign-up in the office or see Dr. Alford or Sister Sarah Wilson. Thank you always for your act of service and partnering with us.