UNITED HEROES USO 4th of July Drive: Donation Sundays: May 28, June 4, 11 and 18. Donate items for the local USO.
Needs list: individually-wrapped snacks (no homemade items), energy bars, beef jerky, microwaveable popcorn, hard candy, travel-size toiletries (razors, shaving cream, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, sunscreen), individually-packaged disposable wipes, chapstick, candy, gum. Place in marked blue UNITED HEROES bins in the Narthex, Welcome Center, Light House Atrium and church reception area. Thank you for your help!
To find out more about the Director of the Child Development Center position that is currently open, please click here.
Our "Sermon on the Mount" sermon series is full of rich insights. Dig deeper by logging onto Right Now Media to access several of their online resources. Our church library also has several wonderful books on the Sermon on the Mount in the New Testament section. Dig deeper and grow stronger in your faith this summer by studying the Sermon on the Mount. Contact HH Coker if you need a Right Now Media password: email@example.com.
Liturgical Dance Ministry: We are excited to begin a new liturgical dance ministry to enhance the worship life of Saxe Gotha. If you have are interested, please contact Micah McCall at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 803-600-3657. We pray that this new ministry will be a blessing to our church and community!
Aerobics: NEW CLASS! Pilates will be taught Thursday Nights (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.
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.
The Church Office will be closed on May 29th in observance of Memorial Day.
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. (LH Room 129)
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).
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 Ministry Bible Study: This group will be meeting Thursday, May 18 at 6:30 pm. We're studying "Discovering God's Will" by Andy Stanley. We'll meet at Moses and Jenny Andrews' home for dinner and conversation. Please contact Micah McCall at Mallory.firstname.lastname@example.org or Helen Harrison Coker at email@example.com.
Debt Free in Three Yard Sale: (June 3, 8:00 am to 1:00 pm) When spring cleaning, please set aside items that can be donated to the church for the yard sale this summer. The items can be brought to the church one week before the event. Contact Gary Kirchner with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.email@example.com.