Church Announcements – October 18

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We will have a Brown-bag giveaway every Sunday from 12:30-1:30pm at the rear of the Empowerment Center at Kingdom Plaza located at 5808 Yadkin Road. The brown bags will contain food items and are available for seniors and persons who are in need of perishable and non-perishable food. Drive up to the door and a bag will be brought out to your vehicle.


The Simon Temple AV/Media Team is looking for new members to join. If you or someone you know is interested please email name and contact number to:


Youth Sunday School is every Sunday morning at 10:00 am followed by Youth

Church at 11:00 am. Join in each week and receive a message that is understandable and relevant to the Youth of Simon Temple!


Parents help your children get logged in so they can join us for Children’s Church at 10:15 am on Zoom with Sis. Wilson & Dr. Alford. Can’t wait to see you! Meeting ID: 962 4682 2960 Passcode: 889266


Oct 18—At the 9:00 am & 11:00 am virtual services, help us celebrate our Pastor & First Lady and their 19 years of stellar leadership here at The Simon Temple AME Zion Church! Come out for the drive-by celebration at 1pm! Stay for the official robing of Dr. Brian R. Thompson, Sr. by Dr. Elvin J. Sadler!


Oct 18—New Members Classes for adults are now held on the 1st, 3rd and 4th Sundays via Zoom at 1:30 pm. Any members who have not taken your New Members Classes, you may do so on the following dates. Please stop by the Simon Temple church office to pick up the class materials. Part 2 – October 18 • Part 3 – October 25 • POC: Sis. Rebecca Gentry – (910) 867-1182


Oct 20—Men don’t miss “Chop It Up with Pastor for Husbands” at 7:00 pm on Zoom. Use Meeting ID: 931 3906 6422 and Passcode: 163833 or dial in via (301) 715-8592. For all men and for men only!


Oct 25—At the 9 am & 11 am services we will observe Ministers Appreciation Day as we celebrate the hard work and dedication of our Simon Temple Ministerial Staff. Thank you to each and every one of you that carry the ‘Good News’ of the Lord Jesus Christ!


Oct 25—Decision Day 2020 will be observed on 4th Sunday, October 25th. This year’s theme, “A Season Ripe for Good News.” The African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church’s Bureau of Church Growth and Development annually takes this day to pause to celebrate the harvest of souls gathered during the past 12 months, as well as those entering the ministry or any form of Christian service. We thank you for celebrating with us all of the souls won for Christ!


Oct 31—We will have a Drive-Thru Harvest Festival here in the church parking lot of Simon Temple. There will be giveaways and a clear bag of candy given to each vehicle with at least one child passenger. Come out and drive through as we celebrate together! We are accepting monetary contributions to purchase candy for this event. Make sure to include this notation with your donation and as always we thank you for being a blessing!