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Weekly Announcements 01/09/22

Brian Free & Assurance

Brian Free & Assurance will be joining us this Sunday, January 16th at 11:00 am.

End of Year Statements

All end of the year giving statements will be sent out during the month of January. These will be mailed out to the current address we have on file. Please make sure to update the office if you have changed your address.

Envelopes

New Tithing Envelopes are available at the Welcome Desk for anyone that needs a new box. For those of you that still have envelopes from 2021 year please continue to use those and we will make sure you get a new box when you need one. For E-Giving, please see the back of the bulletin for info.

Sign Language Classes

We will start an adult sign language class on Tuesday, February 1st at 6:30 PM. This will be an 8 week class led by Kim Blackwelder and held in the conference room. If you are interested in signing up for the class, please fill out the sign-up sheet located on the welcome desk.

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on both Standing and Support Committees for the upcoming 2022 year. If you are able to serve, please see Janet Rainey or anyone on the Nominating Committee. You can also grab an Interest in Serving Form off the Welcome Desk.

Youth Events

Make sure to follow our Youth Page for events happening with our students! On Monday, January 17th from 1-6 PM they will be heading to the White Water Center in Charlotte, NC for Ice Skating! Cost is $10 per student. Then on Saturday, January 29th we will be having a student church workday at 10 AM.

New Singles & GriefShare Ministry

We have a new Singles Ministry and GriefShare Ministry beginning in the upcoming weeks. These ministries will be meeting weekly and starting a new study. If you would like to be a part of this brand new and growing ministry, please fill out the sign up sheet at the welcome desk so we can keep you up to date with important information.

Baptism Sunday, January 16th

Our next scheduled baptism is January 16th during the 11:00 am worship service. If you would like to participate in this service please contact the church office by noon Tuesday before Baptism Sunday. You should bring a towel, dry clothing, and a bag for wet clothing the day of baptism.

Business Meeting

The next business meeting will be announced soon. This will be during Corporate Sunday School. We encourage all LBC Members to be present.

Discover Lakewood

Sunday, February 6th at 12:30 PM we will be holding our monthly Discover Lakewood lunch for our visitors and those interested in joining our Lakewood Family. Come and meet our staff and ask any questions that you may have. We would love for you to join Us after service for this event.

Wednesday Night Supper

Wednesday, January 12th we will be having Pizza and Breadsticks along with some desserts. Dinner will be from 5:30—6:15 PM. If you are interested in helping serve for Wednesday Night Suppers, please email Robin at admin@lakewoodfamily.com or call the church office.

Weekly Announcements 12/12/2021

Luminaries

If you would like to donate a Luminary in Memory of a lost loved one, please fill out the signup sheet on the Welcome Desk today or email Robin at ad min@lakewoodfamily.com with your name and the name of the person you would like written on the luminary. All Luminaries will be displayed at the Candlelight Service on December 19th.

Candlelight Service

Mark your calendars for our Candlelight Service on December 19th at 6:00 PM. We will have a family fellowship dinner after service so please bring a soup or finger food to share! Please see Winky Staton for more information about what to bring. Also, we are expecting a special visitor!

Angel Tree

We still have a few angels left on our free! Please grab one today and go out and purchase a gift for these special children. All presents need to be wrapped and returned to the church by tonight so we can make sure they get to the families! If you have any questions, please see Janet Rainey.

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is seeking individuals who are interested in serving on both Standing and Support Committees for the upcoming 2022 year. If you are able to serve, please see Janet Rainey or anyone on the Nominating Committee. You can also grab an Interest in Serving Form off the Welcome Desk.

WMU Christmas Party

WMU will be having a Crazy Sock Gift Exchange Christmas Party on Friday, December 17th at 7:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall. All Ladies are invited to come and fellowship. Bring a Finger Food to share!

Choir and Praise Team Christmas Celebration

Choir and Praise Team Christmas Celebration will be held on December 19th during the 11:00 AM Service.

New Singles & Grief Share Ministry

We have a new Singles Ministry and Grief Share Ministry beginning in January of 2022. These ministries will be meeting weekly and starting a new study. If you would like to be a part of this brand new and growing ministry, please fill out the sign up sheet at the welcome desk so we can keep you up to date with important information.

Business Meeting

The December business meeting has been postponed until a further date and will be announced soon. This will be during Corporate Sunday School. We encourage all LBC Members to be present.

Baptism Sunday—December 19th

Our next scheduled baptism is December 19th during the 11:00 am worship service. If you would like to participate in this service please contact the church office by noon Tuesday before Baptism Sunday. You should bring a towel, dry clothing, and a bag for wet clothing the day of baptism.

Lake Sports T-Ball

We are looking for Coaches to help with the spring season of Lake Sports. If you are interested in coaching, please see Pastor DJ. Registration will open in January!

Discover Lakewood

Sunday, January 9th at 12:30 PM we will be holding our monthly Discover Lakewood lunch for our visitors and those interested in joining our Lakewood Family. Come and meet our staff and ask any questions that you may have. We would love for you to join us after service for this event.

Christmas Poinsettias

We are now taking orders for Poinsettias to decorate the Sanctuary for the Christmas holidays. Poinsettias are $15 each and can be purchased in honor or in memory of someone. Order Forms are in the Lobby so make sure to grab yours today. Orders must be in by December the 8th and Poinsettias can be taken home after our Candlelight Service.

WANTED …. MEDIA MANAGER 

We are in search of someone local to help us take our social media and website to another level. If you have experience with WordPress, canva etc. and would be interested in helping Lakewood Baptist Church have an awesome website, please see Pastor Bobby Hedgpath. He can be reached by contacting the office or by cell @ 828 289 3255.

Nominating Committee

The Nominating Committee is currently working to update all of the committee members for the 2022 Calendar Year. If you are currently serving on any committee and are unable to continue to do so, please contact the church office to notify us. This will allow space for new members in our church that want to serve in different areas.