Aerobics: NEW CLASS! Pilates will be taught Thursday Nights (beginning May 4, 6:15 to 7:00 pm, Welcome Center). Class fee is $5.00 per class or $25.00 per month (which can include all the other classes on the schedule). For the complete schedule: www.saxegotha.org/ministries/recreation-health. Contact: Vicki Beatty at email@example.com or 803-260-5817.
Christians in Career Transition: The CICT group was cancelled on April 24th, but it is rescheduled for May 1st. Continue to network and stay positive as you pursue God's purpose for your life.
Sistercare provides dinner for 20-25 women and their children at the West Columbia shelter. If you can provide one dish each month, contact Stacey Rowlette at 803-312-5570 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pray for Our Country: May 4, National Day of Prayer. Prayer Stations will be set-up in the Light House. Please come and pray during the day, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Contact Helen Harrison Coker at email@example.com.
Men’s Fish Fry: Food, Fellowship & Fun. The 2017 Men's Fish Fry will be on May 11 at Harmon's Barn, 3152 Augusta Hwy, Gilbert. The meal starts at 6 pm, and the guest speaker will be Scott Moore from Wild About Christ Ministries. Menu includes: fried fish, French fries, coleslaw, fried pepper rings, baked beans, hush puppies and tea. Tickets are $10 each. To purchase, click here.
TABLES OF 8—Fellowship Opportunity: Get to know others in the church, build new friendships, and enjoy a monthly meal at someone’s home. A Table of Eight grouping is assigned for a three-month session (June, July, August). Deadline for the spring session is May 14th. How it works: The Adult Ministries team will group eight people from those who sign up. Each Table of Eight decides the day and time they'll meet. Hosting is rotated among the group. The host is responsible for the main dish and beverages, and the remaining members bring the rest of the meal, e.g. appetizer, salad and bread, vegetable, and dessert. Contact HH Coker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Church Office: New Office Hours on Fridays (8:30 am to 1:30 pm) beginning May 5.
Star Quest Musical: Search for the Stolen Scriptures Musical, featuring 1st - 5th graders, will be performed on Saturday, April 29 at 4 pm and on Sunday morning, April 30 at 11 am. Both performances will be in the Sanctuary. This year’s musical focuses on memorizing God’s word with a space exploration theme. April 30 will be a One Service Sunday with No Splash.
Seniors Classics Dinner & LCCS Concert; (Friday, May 12th at 5:30 p.m.): Please join us in Room 151 for dinner, followed by Lexington County Choral Society's concert at 7:30 p.m. in Sanctuary. Reservations required by Tuesday, May 9th. Call Pansy at 359-7770 or email@example.com. Dinner $7/Concert $12.
NEW! “The Every Other Sunday” - Sunday School Class: This class is geared toward folks who work shifts and regularly miss every other Sunday because of work. Therefore, the lessons will be repeated two weeks in a row. James Dunovant will be leading the class. They will be studying the Sermon on the Mount, following the sermon series. This class will begin meeting on May 7th in LH Room 129.
Summer Interns - Children's Ministry: The Children’s Ministry at Saxe Gotha is currently taking applications for 2 summer interns. One intern will be hired for a two week period; one week before VBS and the week of VBS. The other intern will be hired for 10 weeks at up to 30 hours per week. Applicants must have completed high school or be at least 18 years of age. The deadline to apply is May 8. Please contact: Lee Ann Alexander at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Veterans’ Support Group continues to meet on Wednesday nights at 6:30 in MB RM 155, even though the ‘semester’ is over. This support group bring Veterans together to strengthen, to share and to improve their lives; to empower them to make choices using biblical principles; to heal themselves and help other Veterans. Contacts: Bob Speaks (622-0262) or Chad Nabors (239-8302). Next Meeting is April 26.
Girl Scout Troop 2228 Registration: The troop is now accepting membership requests for next school year for girls who will be in grades K-3rd. Priority will be given to Saxe Gotha families. Please contact Kristen Gilliam at email@example.com for more information.
Young Adult Bible Study: NEW Young Adult Bible Study: Bible Study will be meeting Tuesday, April 25 at 6:30 pm. We're studying "Discovering God's Will" by Andy Stanley. We'll meet at John and Elizabeth Sturgis' home for dinner and conversation. Please contact Micah at Mallory.firstname.lastname@example.org or HH at email@example.com for more info. And join our Facebook group for more info and updates!.
Blended and Blessed: FamilyLife Ministries is presenting a special free one-day event for blended and stepfamilies. "Blended and Blessed: Keys to Stepfamily Success" livestream event will be hosted locally by Christian Life Church. Click here to learn more about the event: http://www.blendedandblessed.com/. Christian Life Church is located at 2700 Bush River Rd Columbia, SC. This free event will be held on Sat., Apr. 29, 2017 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. Free childcare is available from birth to 11 years. Registration required: https://familylife.brushfireapp.com/blended-blessed/436347.
Debt Free in Three Yard Sale: (June 3) When spring cleaning, please set aside items that can be donated to the church for the yard dale this summer. The items can be brought to the church one week before the event.
Nailbenders meet at 8:00 a.m. (Second Saturday of the month) at the Lexington Chick-fil-A (5560 Sunset Blvd.) then leave from there to assist individuals in need. Everyone is welcome to help! Please contact Keith Hall with questions: Nailbenders.firstname.lastname@example.org.