Announcements for April14, 2024

Announcements for April14, 2024

Weekly Announcements for April 14, 2024

Please feel free to visit the church calendar for details on upcoming services and events.


Sunday Services and Congregational Midweek for April 

  • 4/14/2024: Congregational Service at the building (10 AM)
  • 4/21/2024: Congregational Service at the building (10 AM)
  • 4/24/2024: Women's Midweek at the building (7 pm))
  • 4/28/2024: House Church Sunday


  • Leader's meetings will be held both in person (Fellowship Hall) and online (Zoom Meeting ID: 847 3079 6218, Passcode: 842219)
    • April 21st- 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
    • May 19th - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • June 23rd - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • July 21st - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • August 18th - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • September 15th - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • October 13th - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • November 17th - 12:00 pm-1:30 pm
    • December 15th End of the Year Celebration after church


  • Paulette Sifford: Please pray for Paulette Sifford and her family as they mourn the loss of her sister, Lease Jones. The funeral will be this Saturday (04/13/24) in Memphis Tennessee. Cards of encouragement can be sent to Paulette at 10528 Sweethaven Lane Harrisburg, NC 28075.
  • Crystal Guiness: Please pray for the following family members: Aunt Catherine is having kidney issues and may have renal failure. Godmother Renee is in the hospital with a kidney stone requiring morphine for pain. Cousin Bobby has been diagnosed with muscular dystrophy.  Childhood neighbor, Michael's kidney donated to him by his sister is failing and he may need dialysis.
  • Dot McKenney: Gilesa Black’s mother (Dot McKenney) had to go back to the hospital and is now in ICU. Please pray that she will recover and come home.
  • Update on Sylvia Yanez: Hello brothers and sisters, I want to thank you so much for your prayers and cards for my mom. She had her follow-up after radiation on 4/3 and the doctor said that the radiation was successful! She will be seen every 3 months for the next year. God is good! Your Sister, Viviana


"Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. 2 Cor 9:8" Please remember that contribution can be submitted online at: or via mail. Send all mailed contributions to: The Charlotte Church 1800 Camden Road, Suite 107-275 Charlotte, NC 28203. Contact the office if you have any questions (

  • Weekly Budget (2024)....................................................$16,000.00
  • February 2024 weekly average.......................................$18,686.41
  • March 2024 weekly average...........................................$17,070.93
  • April 2024 weekly average (to date)...............................$17,690.01
  • Missions Contribution Collected for 2024.......................$22,659.90


  • Church Clean-Up Day: The deacons and staff would like to invite you all to serve at our church clean-up day on April 20th from 10 AM – 2 PM. We have several areas on the 3rd floor that need attention and we would love to have you come and assist with the cleaning/organizing of the building. Due to the nature of cleaning, we do ask that you limit children under the age of 12. Please feel free to contact the deacons at should you have any questions.
  • CEG REGIONAL TEACHING MINISTRY: Please join us as Joey Harris (teacher and author) shares how to use tools that can take you deeper in your bible study. There will be extra time at the end for Q&A
  • Topics
    • How to use study tools:
    • Concordances
    • Lexicons
    • Bible handbooks
    • Online tools
    • Interlinear, etc
  • If you have questions, reach out to Gail Allen, Steve Young, or Crystal Mbanuzue ( 
  •  Mom Connection: Hey Momma's! Please join us for fellowship and outdoor play with our little ones at Latta Park on Saturday, 4/20/24. Invite your friends and try to connect with a mom you don't know already. We are looking forward to seeing you there!
  • Mental Health Workshop (Triangle): The Triangle Church is hosting a mental health workshop by the Shapiro's and members of the Charlotte Church are invited to join.
    • Date: Saturday, April 27, 2024
    • Time: 9:00 am-12:00 pm
    • Triangle Church: 2103 Page Rd Durham NC 27703

  • Women's Retreat Planning: Calling all Women! It has been many years since we have had a women's retreat for our region of churches. The hope is to do a Spring or Fall Retreat in 2025 and we are asking if there is anyone who would like to be part of the planning committee for this event. If you have any skills or ideas that you would like to contribute to make this a special time for women, please contact Jazmyn Ruby at or (602)790- 6171.


FOCUS Ministry: 

Teen Ministry:  

  • Teen Prom: Let's Get Fancy!!! Teen Prom 2024, "A Night Among the Stars", is hosted by The Fayetteville Church in Fayetteville, NC on Saturday, April 27th. The location is 1700 Elliot Farm Road, 28311. This event is for teens who are currently in grades 9th - 12th. Registration for this event closes on April 21st. For more details and tickets, go to this link: 2024 Regional Teen Prom | Fayetteville Church ( If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Robert and Davina Lausen via text or email.
  • Beach Trip: We are cruising for our 2024 Beach Trip. This trip is for our high schoolers, including rising 9th graders and our graduating seniors. The dates for the cruise are June 30 - July 4. Reservations for the cruise need to be completed soon to keep the price for this trip at the same low cost as previous beach trips. Therefore, the names of all teens who are attending must be given to Robert and/or Davina Lausen no later than this Friday, April 12, 2024, and registration must be completed. We want all teens who desire to come, to join us for this fun time; however, providing names at a later date may result in an additional cost. If you have any questions feel free to contact the Lausens. 
  • Welcome Rising 9th Graders: Rising 9th graders are now participating in teen devotionals, activities, and events. Parents of rising 9th graders ensure Robert & Davina Lausen have your contact information to receive an invitation to join the Teen Band App.
  • Teen Ministry Midweeks/Devotionals: Mark your calendars for the upcoming midweeks and devotionals:
    • April 19th: Teen Devo (7 pm at the church building/gym)
    • April 27th: Teen Prom @ The Fayetteville Church
    • May 1st: Congregational and Teen/MS Midweek (7 pm at the church building/gym)


  • CPR and AED Course:  Please consider signing up to take the Heartsaver CPR and AED course. The course trains participants to provide CPR and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. No medical experience needed.
    • Date: Saturday, April 27th.
    • Time: 9:00 AM- 11:30PM
    • Age: 12 or older.
    • Please click on the link or scan the QR code below for details and to register. Please contact if you have any questions.
    • CPR saves lives! By performing CPR, you can help to buy time until medical assistance arrives at the scene of an emergency. Be ready when 5 minutes matter.
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  • Red Cross Blood Drive – Save the Date: Due to the power outage the new date for the Red Cross Blood Drive is Saturday, May 25th. 
  • If you have any questions, contact Mike Dames 704-724-2362 or


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  • Ministry Staff: (click on the specific ministry name on the left side of the screen
  • Benevolence: (704) 342-1099 option 2. A volunteer will return your call within 2 business days.
  • Building Request:
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  • Contact Change Request: Send your updates to

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