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November 23, 2016 Weekly 411

11.23.16 | Weekly 411 | by Joan Hammerson

    A Voters Assembly (congregational) meeting is scheduled for Sunday, December 4th. The meeting will start at 9:45 am.  Agenda items include reviewing and voting on FCLC’s proposed 2017 budget and an update from the Call Committee.

    Come one and all, and celebrate Thanksgiving at Friendship Celebration! Please join us TONIGHT Thanksgiving Eve for a special evening of fellowship and giving thanks to God together for all of His blessings. A Soup Supper will begin at 6:00 pm. The Worship Service will follow at 7:00 pm.

    There will be no Friday Morning's Women Bible study on November 25 (Thanksgiving).  We will start back again on Friday Dec. 2. In January we will start a Life Light study on Hebrews.  If anyone is interested in this study please let Carol Jo know @ so that books maybe ordered.

    It’s tea & cookie time again! “A Cup of Christmas Tea” LADIES 18 and up, bring 3 dozen cookies, the recipe, and a snack to share. Meet in the Fellowship area at church at 4pm on Saturday, December 10th. Beverages provided. Remember, this is a time to relax, refresh, and reflect during a busy time. Please bring a guest! Any questions? Call Marla (631-3325).

    Thrivent Members, Do you have a product that gives you Choice Dollars to direct? Choice Dollars for 2016 must be directed by March 31, 2017. (use them or lose them). There are many nonprofit organizations including Friendship Celebration Church and School that are eligible to receive the funds. You can direct your Choice dollars online at or by calling 800-847-4836. If you have a specific project that you would like your dollars used for you can call the recipient and make that request. (One example at Friendship Celebration could be the new parking lot.) Nancy Cheney, congregational advocate.

    Friendly 411 Weekly is an e-newsletter sent from Friendship Celebration Lutheran Church every Thursday.