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THIS WEEK’S ANNOUNCEMENTS

SUNDAY WORSHIP 10:00 a.m. - In person and streamed live on our Facebook page, Advent Olathe. If you are not on Facebook, you may watch the stream on this website's homepage. Video of the previous serves/classes are on our YouTube channel.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS – The first Sunday in Advent is November 28. Midweek Vesper Services using Holden Evening Prayer start on Wednesday, December 1st at 7:00 p.m. Services will be In-person and Livestreamed.

 

ADVENT’S TREE OF STARS will again be on Sign-up Genius. The list will have names, ages and gifts needed. The link will be included in church bulletins, emails and on the website. If you would prefer, you can call Debra Gieselman at 913-681-0539 to get names and gifts. More information to come. Thank you for helping those in need.

 

MLM CHRISTMAS STORE is one of the largest gift giving programs in the Great Kansas City area. Each year, they provide over 1,000 households with a joyful and dignified Christmas experience. Volunteer and gift items are still in need. See the link for opportunities. https://www.mlmkc.org/christmas-store-volunteers.html?bblinkid=255424607&bbemailid=35009544&bbejrid=2143181300

 

POINSETTIAS – Sign up on the kiosk to reserve a poinsettia plant in honor, or in memory of a loved one. These plants will decorate the church and the sanctuary during the Christmas Season. The plants are $20 and may be taken home after Christmas Eve.

 

ELCA NATIONAL YOUTH GATHERING - For those attending, the first National Youth Gathering team meeting has been rescheduled to after church on Sunday, December 5th. Additional meeting dates are as follows:

NYG Meeting #1 - Dec. 5th after church

NYG Meeting #2 - Feb. 13th after church

NYG Meeting #3 - April 3rd after church

NYG Final Meeting - July 10th after church

 

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING TO SUPPORT OUR YOUTH AND FAMILY MINISTRY? Then look no further, because we have some fun fundraisers coming up that need extra helping hands from our Advent community. From baking cookies to bingo night, there is a volunteer opportunity for everyone and their families, too. Contact Rachel Griffard at adventyouthdirector@gmail.com if you have any questions. Sign up for volunteering via this link.

 

LEARNING THIS WEEK:

   + WEDNESDAY AT ONE - BIBLE READ (1 Samuel). In-person and live on Zoom using this recurring link - https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83507705677

   + THE CHOSEN TALK BACK 7:00 p.m. Thursdays. This week Season 2, Episode 3. Recurring link is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83066321563

 

CHURCH OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED on November 24, 25 & 26th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

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