Church Announcements – September 30

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The 17-Year Pastoral Celebration and Appreciation Service for Pastor Rev. Brian R. Thompson, Sr. & the First Family of Simon Temple will be held on Sunday, October 21st.  All members are asked to contribute $25.00 toward our Pastor’s Appreciation Day. Our special musical guest will be Jonathan McReynolds.


The Mid-term Election is fastly approaching:  keep the following dates in mind.

October 12 – Last day to register for the 2018 Mid-term Election

October 17 – November 3   – Early Voting Period

November 6 – Mid-term Election Day

Registration forms and information are available in the church lobby.


ATTENTION!!!  RETIRED SCHOOL PERSONNEL:  Join the Cumberland County Retired School Personnel (CCRSP) for our monthly meetings held every second Monday starting September 10, 2018, 10:00 am at the ERC. For more information, contact Sis. Sandra Oliver – (910) 850-7967 or Sis. Affie Sawyer – (910) 670-3415.

*If you would like to purchase a Life Members Stole; Red, Purple, or Heart for Missions Pin, the stoling will take place during Annual Conference in November at Simon Temple.  Order forms are available in the vestibule and in the church office.  Forms must be completed and returned by October 7th. You must already have a red stole in order to purchase a purple stole.


Sep 30—The Simon Temple Youth Praise Dancersand The Simon Temple Energizersare both having open enrollment until the end of the month. Girls ages 7-18 can sign up to join the Youth Praise Dancers and girls & boys ages 7-12 can sign up to join the Energizers.  Sign up in the in the church office.


Oct 2-4—The Ministry House Clothing Closet will be open on Wednesday 3Oct18 9:00-12:00. The Clothing Closet will be open regular hours on Tuesday 2Oct18 & Thursday 4Oct18 9:00-3:00. POC:  Sis. Affie Sawyer – (910) 867-6228


Oct 2—The Quarterly Conference will be held in the New Sanctuary at 6:30 pm.


Oct 6—The Simon Temple Men of Zion Picnic will be held at the Ministry House on the first Saturday in October from 11:00 am -3:00 pm.


Oct 12—Simon Temple members will be serving Breakfast to the Homeless at Operation Inasmuch 531 Hillsboro Street from 7:00 am – 9:00 am.  If you are interested and available, please sign up at: