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No Classes This Wednesday

This Wednesday, November 21, classes are dismissed due to the Thanksgiving holiday. Enjoy the holiday with your family!

In Our Prayers

Nelda Cade is in room 375 at Mother Frances Hospital with a recurrent urinary tract infection and abnormal kidney function. Please pray for her and her family.

Chris Neel was released from the hospital on Tuesday following an episode of dizziness and arrhythmia. Doctors have ruled out a heart attack but will be monitoring Chris for the next three to four weeks.

Klay Register is recovering from an accident last week involving a trailer which left him with a broken right foot and ten stitches. He will wear a walking boot for the next several weeks. Pray for a smooth recovery.

Reggie Howell has had several good days in a row last week and began a new round of treatments on Thursday. Please pray that the cancer responds to treatment. Visit Reggie’s CaringBridge site for updates.

Poinsettias

Poinsettias will be delivered to the church building on Wednesday, November 28. Pick up your plants at the tables in front of the church office.

RISE Student Ministry

Encounter LE: November 16–18, Lubbock, TX—A weekend of powerful worship, dynamic speakers, creative classes, and great entertainment for students in grades 6–12. Cost for the weekend is $55 (including housing and meals). We will leave Friday morning which means some students may need to miss a day of school to attend. Sign up at risestudentministry.com.

Winter Retreat (formerly ZEW): November 30–December 2, Lakeview Retreat Center, Lone Star, TX. Winter Retreat is an areawide weekend retreat for middle and high school students. Cost for the weekend is $73 (including meals, lodging, and a T-shirt). Deadline to sign up is Sunday, November 18. Sign up at risestudentministry.com.​

The Cove is open Wednesdays, starting at 5:00 p.m. followed by class at 6:30 p.m. Join us for pizza, drinks, snacks, games and more. We hope to see you there!

Karing Kitchen

Our next opportunity to serve will be Monday, December 3 at the Benevolence Center. We need help with setting up tables beginning at 4:30 p.m. and serving/cleaning beginning at 5:45 p.m. We welcome all who would like to reach out to the Tyler community in such a needed ministry to join us. For details, contact Pat Gerth at (903) 312-8441.

Directory Photos Makeup Date

There will be a makeup date on Thursday, December 6, 2:00–9:00 p.m. for anyone who was not able to get their directory photo taken. Sign up today via the Glenwood app or contact the church office at (903) 509-9494. Also, if you are available to help serve as registration host that day, please let us know.

 

Sweets with Santa

Join us for Sweets with Santa, Saturday, December 8, 9:00–11:00 a.m. in the Gathering Place. Admission is free, but we ask that you register in advance. Sign up today in the Glenwood app.

Christmas Tonight

One night only! Make plans to attend “Christmas Tonight, an interactive musical dinner show, Sunday, December 16 at 6:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center. The Creative Arts Team is putting together a fun, family-friendly experience that is not to be missed!

RESERVE YOUR SEATS TODAY

Glenwood Quilters

Wanted: Anyone who quilts or would like to learn to quilt to make warm bed coverings for those in need. We meet on Tuesdays from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. with tea and scones at 2:00. We are blessed that members of the congregation keep us supplied with fabric and some have donated sewing machines they no longer need. All you need are willing hands and a sense of humor. For more information, call Joan Thorpe at (903) 939-8710 or Tootsie Hooper at (903) 581-1067.

Soul Sisters

Coming in January, Soul Sisters, a brand new opportunity for women seeking to grow in faith and friendship. For details or to sign up, visit the table in the South Foyer.

Sunday Morning Fall Classes

Finding Hope in God’s History: A Study in I & II Chronicles—Join us Sunday mornings at 9:00 a.m. as we journey into the past to be reminded of God’s ever-present power, faithfulness, and love.

Wednesday Night Series

Who is Jesus? Join us Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. in the Gathering Place as we take a close look at the life of Jesus through the lens of Philip Yancey’s book, The Jesus I Never Knew. There may be more to this man than you think!