Announcements for August 2, 2020

Announcements for August 2, 2020

Weekly Announcements:

Contribution Update

Please consider submitting your contributions online at: https://thecharlottechurch.org/Give. This is the preferred method of giving to limit the number of trips to the mailbox. Contact the office if you have any questions (churchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org)

July 2020

  • Weekly Budget.........................................................$23,000.00
  • July 5th.....................................................................$26,813.26
  • July 12th...................................................................$20,784.14
  • July 19th...................................................................$26,449.39
  • July 26th.................................................................. $15,775.73
  • Missions Contribution Collected for 2020 ................$37,885.26

Prayer Request:

  • Kathy Teamor: Please pray for Kathy Teamor's family in the loss of her Dad, Harold Thomas this week. Her parents have been married 60 years. Please send cards to the family at Beverly Thomas 1103 Rutherford Rd Cleveland Hts. OH. 44112 Sandra Morgan Kadir: Please pray for Sandra Kadir and her family. Sandra lost her aunt, Ms. Jimmie Blair, recently due to a recent illness. Ms. Blair is from Oklahoma City 
  • June Aiken: Please pray for June Aiken and family as June's grandfather, Mr. Arthur Singleton, passed in Charleston last Sunday. He was 97 years old. Pray for the Singleton family as they mourn the loss of their patriarch.
  • Torres Family: Donny Torres (Mike & Maritza's son) was in a very serious car accident a few days ago. He is in ICU with multiple fractures and will require surgery. Donny is a disciple in Maryland. Prayers requested for the success of his surgery, comfort, and healing.
  • Bernard Washington: Please pray for Bernard Washington as his dad recently passed away. Please pray for comfort for Bernard and his family during this time.
  • Ian Cameron: Please pray for Ian Cameron as his grandmother recently passed away. Please pray for comfort for Ian and his family during this time.

Engagements and Move Ins:

  • Ebony Washington: Charlotte's church's own Ebony Washington is engaged!! Her fiancée Samuel Williams from the Brooklyn church of Christ proposed on July 11th at Coney island in Brooklyn. The couple is asking for prayers for God to lead them in when and where their wedding is to take place. Let's join together in congratulating Ebony! !
  • Jaquez Family: Please welcome Jose and Joanna Jaquez to Charlotte and to the Charlotte Church. They moved here recently from NY. Also welcome Baby Noah, who was born last week. "Bebe" and parents are doing well.

Church Wide Notifications:

  • 2020 Missions Contribution Goal: The Charlotte Church has set a goal of collecting $110,000 for missions in 2020. The first $55,000 collected will be used for support of the Appalachian Christian Church in Boone, North Carolina. The next $55,000 collected will be used in support of African missions. Any additional funds collected over $110,000 will be used for domestic and/or foreign missions as determined by the evangelists, elders and Board of Directors of the Charlotte Church.

Ministry Announcements:

HOPE:

  • HOPE Blood Drive: Please mark your calendars. Our next Blood Drive will be on Saturday August 15th from 8AM-1PM. The American Red Cross currently has an Urgent need for blood - Especially African American Blood. One pint of blood can save 3 lives. Here is a way that we can help meet a great need in our City. For increased safety due to COVID, CDC Safety Protocols will be in place and strictly followed. Please pay special attention to the announcement on the You Tube channel this Sunday.
    • Who: The American Red Cross & HOPE worldwide Charlotte
    • What: Blood Drive-Calling on blood donors who are willing and able
    • Where: Fellowship Hall - 2200 Ashley Rd Charlotte, NC 28208
    • When: Saturday August 15, 2020 from 8AM-1PM
    • Contact: Mike Dames- 704-724-2362 or mikedames@prodigy.net to schedule your appointment.

Care & Compassion:

  • Senior Agape Program: On behalf of the Senior Agape Program of the Care and Compassion Ministry, we would like to thank each and everyone that helped to support our Senior Agape "Acts of Love" Card and Letter encouragement campaign this month to uplift our seniors at the Anita Stroud Living Center. Margo and I were able to deliver over 90 cards to the center last Friday. Our team couldn't have done it without your support. Thank you Charlotte Church Family! We will begin another Letter and Encouragement "Acts of Love" Campaign next week and you all will have another opportunity to send more love. Look for an announcement next week to sign-up and participate or just keep sending them in.

MMO3/M3OG:

  • MMOG/M3OG; "I AM" VBFD!: Battle Briefing Call Out; Dads gather your sons, Sons gather your dads, Married Men w/o sons gather other MM, Teens, Single Brothers, Invite your lost family, friends and maybe someone who left the church, make it a backyard campout day/night, have some battle games, throw some axes, break some bread and eat together around your personal bonfires, grills, but than join in to the

Children's Ministry:

  • Curriculum Resources: Hello Families, in an effort to keep us moving in a faithful and spiritual direction, we have created a Children's Ministry page on the church website where we will provide our weekly Orange Curriculum parent guides, lessons, and videos. Click here for weekly resources.

Common Contacts

  • Prayer Request: Please send all prayer request (verbal and emailed): announcements@thecharlottechurch.org
  • Verbal & Emailed Announcements: (due 12:00 Thursday): announcements@thecharlottechurch.org
  • Benevolence: (704) 342-1099 option 2. A volunteer will return your call within 2 business days.
  • Building Request: facilities@thecharlottechurch.org
  • Church Office: churchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org
  • Church Website: www.thecharlottechurch.org
  • Contact Change Request: Send your updates to churchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org
  • Elders: elders@theCharlottechurch.org