Events & Info
October 21, 2018
Tuesday & Thursday Fall Break Schedule
No AWANA - October 18
No Adult Classes - October 18
No Trek or Journey - October 23
No AWANA - October 25
Men's Breakfast - October 20
Men, please join us at EBC on the third Saturday of each month at 7 a.m. for a time of food, fellowship and fun. Feel free to bring a breakfast food or drink to share. See Dave Chamberlain with any questions or for more information.
Strategic Planning - October 21
Come out October 21st at 4 p.m. to see the draft of our Outreach Plan for the next 5 years! We will take a look at the roll out plan for 2020-2025, expanding what we already do well and trying out some great new ideas!Everyone will have the opportunity to give feedback and join a team.Love to throw a good party? We need you! Come learn how you can help us celebrate God's work from year to year and keep the plan moving forward.
Wings of Hope, Women's Support Group - October 23 & November 13
Wings of Hope is awomen's support group that will be meeting once a month at EastPointe in Room 109. Ladies will be meeting on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. and the fourth Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m. See Mindi Strong, Nikki Gregory or LuAnn Drew for more information.
Chili Chase - Saturday, October 27
Join us for the 8th Annual Chili Chase 5K/10K and fun walk on Saturday, October 27 registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.All proceeds support the EastPointe Bible Church Haiti Mission Trip Fund. EBC coordinates mission trips to Haiti in support of NehemiahVisionMinistries in Chambrun, Haiti.How can you help? You can participate by registering online at active.com, you can volunteer (watch for information at the connect center), or you can spread the word by telling all your friends and family! For more information see Jason Winegardner.
Prayer Walk Ministry for Peru - 11/3/18
Mark your calendars. Prayer Walk Peru will be meeting monthly to walk the streets of Peru, praying for our community and neighbors as a part of reaching out to our community. Session meets at Brett Chamber's house at 178 E. Main St. in Peru at 10:00 a.m on November 3rd. Please contact Brett at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions or need directions. You can also follow the project at www.prayerwalkperu.org.
Daylight Saving TimeEndsNovember 4
It's that time of year again! Set your clocks backthe evening of Saturday, November 3rd.
November 6 Election
Do you know which candidates support gender exclusive restrooms and lockers in our public schools and which don’t? Don’t be misled about where the candidates really stand in the November 6th Election. Using Advance America’s Voter Guide, you can make an informed decision about the candidates. Pick up a voter guide at the Connect Center or download the voter guide at AdvanceAmerica.com and make plans to vote.
Open Table with Childcare - Women’s Fellowship, November 7
Open Table is a women's fellowship gathering. Wemeet the first Wednesday of each month at EastPointe in Room 109 from 6 - 9 p.m.Bring yourself and something to work on, like your calendar, bills, budget, crafts, cards, sewing, anything portable. Enjoy fellowship while you work on your projects.Bring a snack to share if you want.Questions? See Sheryl Hodson, Miriam Blodgett or Kathy Brehmer. Childcare is available from 6:30-8 p.m., you must RSVP to Jennifer Vigar by phone or text at765-469-5637 by the Sunday prior to eventwith the name and age of children.
Prayer Conference - November 10
McGrawsville UMC (9377 S 300 E, Amboy, IN) will be hosting a Prayer Conference on November 10 at 9 a.m. with Dr. Terry Teykl. Since 1980 Dr. Teykl has been actively teaching, preaching and writing on one topic and that is mobilizing the local church for prayer. He firmly believes in prayer-evangelism as a working principle for true church-growth. His first book, Pray and Grow, along with is companion, Personal Prayer - Evangelism Guide, speaks about this theme.
Operation Christmas Child - Ending November 11
Operation Christmas Child What goes into a box is fun....what comes out is eternal! National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child is November 12-19. Every gift-filled shoebox is a powerful tool for evangelism and discipleship - transforming the lives of children and their families around the world through the Good News of Jesus Christ! Shoeboxes and packing instructions are available at the Connect Center. Get the whole family involved. Kids will love to shop for other kids and it's a great opportunity to talk about gratefulness and giving. Please have your box filled according to packaging directions, your $9 donation and returned to the church any time BEFORE Sunday, November 11, 2018. Let's build some bridges together! See Miriam Miller for details.
Grief Counseling – November 11
Waves of Life is a grief counseling group designed to help people navigate their grief in a positive way.Anyone dealing with any type of grief may attend: death of a loved one, divorce, loss of a pet, life changes,or anyone at any stage in the grieving cycle. Perhaps you are someone helping a friend or loved onethrough the grieving process. You are welcome, too. We meet the 2nd Sunday of every month from 2 - 3p.m. Snacks will be provided, and free childcare will be available for children 0-12 years of age.
Anyone who is interested in being part of the 2019 Runners Camp Haiti Edition team please turn in your application at the Connect Centeror see Mander or Luan Prater.
2019 Runners' Camp - Haiti Edition
We are searching for individuals who would like to support the 2019 Runners' Camp Haiti Edition Mission Team. We needindividuals or flock groups that would like to help withupcoming fundraising events. If you are interested contact Mander or Luan Prater.
Announcements & Prayer Requests
Would you like to receive prayer requests and announcements to your email? If so email email@example.com or call 473-4004, ext. 0, with the following information:your name, your email and if you would like to receive prayer request, announcements or both to your email address. See Jennifer Vigar for more information.
Lost & Found
The Lost and Found is now located at the Connect Center.
Children's Sunday School Classes, Sunday's at 9:15 a.m.:
Ages 2-3 (Room 102),Nursery – Mr. & Mrs. Gregory
Preschool, Ages 3 – Pre-K, Room 230 - Mr. & Mrs. Gray, Ms. Kenzie Cross
Kindergarten,Room 238 – Mrs. Sheely, Mrs. Stiles, Ms. Lexi Newman
1st & 2nd Grade,Room 220 – Mrs. Ousley & Mrs. Fruth
3rd & 4th Grade,Room 222 – Mr. Young & Mrs. Horton
5th & 6th Grade,Room 234 – 236 - Mrs. Duke & Mrs. Newman
Young Adult Sunday School Classes, Sunday's at 9:15 a.m.:
7th – 8th Grade (Room 235 - 237) – Mr. & Mrs. Brian Bargerhuff, Mr. Justin Yoo
9th – 12th Grade (Room 109) – Mr. & Mrs. Newman,Mr. & Mrs. Overman &Mr. & Mrs. Young
Adult Sunday School Classes, Sunday's at 9:15 a.m.:
Basics of Biblical Greek, Room 107
The Art of Words, Room 134 - Pastor Keith
Women's SS Class,Room 132- Sheryl Hodson
Mobile Check-In is ready to go! Avoid the lines at child check-in! Use the F1G mobile app to check-inwithin 5 miles of the church. You can begin checking-inon Thursday's at5:30 p.m.; on Sunday's for Nursery at 9 a.m. and for Children's Church at 10 a.m.Using this will keep the check-in line from backing up at Connect Center. Step-by-step instructions are available at the Connect Center. If you havequestions, need assigned a user names or passwords, contact Jennifer Vigar at 473-4004, ext. 0.
There are a few new ways we’re able to give. First, you can give through the church website. It’s easy to sign up and doesn’t take much time. You can also give through our mobile giving app (search "FellowshipOne Go"), available for both Apple and Android devices. Wealso offertext giving. Step-by-step instructions are available at the Connect Center. If you havequestions, need assigned a user nameor password, contact Jennifer Vigar at 473-4004, ext. 0.