Announcements for December 15, 2019

Announcements for December 15, 2019

REMINDER: Check the calendar on the website for upcoming services and events: www.thecharlottechurch.org/calendar 

The mailing address for the Charlotte Church is: 1800 Camden Rd Ste 107 #275 Charlotte NC 28203 

The physical address for the Charlotte Church is: 2200 Ashley Rd. Charlotte NC 28208 

2019 Missions 

Our 2019 goal for Missions contribution is $125,000. We have collected $55,638.80 to date. One way to contribute that may also provide some tax relief is through stock donation. Please email us at churchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org for instructions. Donations can also be made on our website. 

 

“POWER OF ONE” Cards - If you were unable to complete the paper copy of the “Power of One” cards, please feel free to complete the online version using the link below. This link will route you to the Church Website where you can click on the Power of One Information Card and complete. 

https://thecharlottechurch.org/page/632 

If you have any questions regarding the card and it’s content please contact your ministry leader. 

 

PRAYERS: 

Tisha Augustus: Please pray for Tisha and her family as her grandmother, Annie Marie Fonseca, recently passed away. 

 

2020 LEADERS DATES 

The leaders had a great time celebrating at Community Matters recently and as we look ahead to a new year our dates for 2020 are below. For January 5th, childcare and lunch will be provided but please let your ministry leader know by this Sunday, 12.15 if you are attending and if you need childcare. Lunch and Childcare will be secured for the number we have on 12.15. Thank you so much. 

 - Jan 5 12-2 lunch & childcare provided (rsvp by 12.15) 

 - March 1 12-1:30 

 - May 17 12-1:30 

 - June 6 Family Picnic 11-2 location tbd 

 - July 19 12-1:30 

 - September 20 12-1:30 

 - November 1 12-1:30 

 - December 5 Leader's Celebration 6-9 location tbd 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

All 7th-12th graders are invited to attend Holiday at the SWAMP (HATS) near Athens GA. The retreat is from Dec 29-Jan 1st. The cost is $175 and includes Meals, Lodging, Fireworks, and a New Year’s Eve Party. All information and registration can be found at https://www.campswamp.com/youthcamp/registration/retreats. If you are interested in carpooling, see Chris and Carla Weyrick. On a side note, the Y&F ministry will not be hosting Teen Bash this year which is our typical New Year’s Eve celebration. It will return in 2020, so it’s a great year to take advantage of attending HATS. Price increases after Dec 19th. 

 

From Mike & Marg: We are proud that our son, William has earned the rank of Eagle Scout this year. In his honor, we are invited you to attend William Smith's Eagle Scout Ceremony: 

Date: Thursday, Dec. 19 

Time: 7-9pm 

Where: The Charlotte Church Fellowship Hall 

The ceremony will begin at 7:00pm followed by a buffet style meal. 

PLEASE RSVP to Marg Smith by DEC. 10 - 704-877-8690 so we can properly plan for the meal. 

 

CONFERENCES & RETREATS: 

2020 WORLD DISCIPLESHIP SUMMIT 

Join disciples from around the world sharing God's vision to bring the love of Jesus to as many as possible. 

Thursday, July 2nd through Sunday, July 5th, 2020 

Orlando, Florida 

https://www.wds2020.net 

 

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

We are still in need of teachers for the Children's Ministry's Sunday and midweek classes starting in January. Please consider teaching, and if you are able, email childrensministry@thecharlottechurch.org 

 

HOPE MINISTRY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

HOPE WW Charlotte will be hosting a Coat-Hat-Scarf-Sock Drive from 11-24-19 through 12-21-19. We are looking for new or gently used items for Adults & Children. If you wish to participate please get the word out to your network and start collecting. Bring all donated items to Service on Sunday 12-22-19. All items will be donated to Crisis Assistance Free Store. Please contact mikedames@prodigy.net if you questions of if you would like me to send you a flyer electrically. 

 

SINGLE’S MINISTRY ANNOUNCEMENTS 

1. Come join single disciples from The Charlotte Church and all over the kingdom ring in the New Year!!! The 2020 Vision Singles NYE Celebration will take place from Monday, December 30, 2019 through Wednesday, January 1st, 2020. 

Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland." ~Isaiah 43:18-19 

Register at link below: 

https://portal.thecharlottechurch.org/registration?registrationinstanceid=7 

2. We would love to be able to show our hospitality and offer limited housing to visiting single disciples. If anyone is interested and available to host disciples during this time, please email us at cltsinglesnye2020@gmail.com with the Subject: "NYE Housing" and we will send you a brief questionnaire to fill out. Thank you in advance for your hearts to serve! 

 

M3DG- Mighty Married Men D-Group Announcements 

“Iron sharpens iron, So one man sharpens another.” Proverbs‬ ‭27:17‬ ‭NASB‬‬ 

Fellowship, breakfast, devotional, discussion and prayer time. 

Saturday, 12/14, 7:30 am to 9:30 am 

Matthews Golden Corral 

11025 Independence Blvd, Matthews. (PFYOF) 

Buffet; Under $10! (*Can order just a drink!) 

*Bring a friend or two also!* 

Please add this to your calendars for 2nd Sat Monthly! 

Contact: Tim Kirk 704.699.9653 mmogministries1@gmail.com 

 

TRANSLATION 

Our church services can be translated in Spanish. Translation is in the balcony. Ask for Bernardo or Minerva Caceres to receive headphones. 

 

CONTRIBUTION UPDATE 

ONLINE GIVING NOW AVAILABLE 

Online giving is now available by visiting the church website at www.thecharlottechurch.org, and then clicking Give. Please note that while giving by credit card is an option, the fees the church pays are lower for bank account transfers (ACH). If you have questions or run into problems with the tool, please contact the church office at churchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org. 

 

December 2019 

Weekly Budget...................................................$21,000.00 

November 24th...................................................$10,690.44 

December 1st.....................................................$31,781.51 

December 8th....................................................$13,414.20 

Missions Contribution Collected for 2019 .........$55,638.80 

 

COMMON CONTACTS 

ANNOUNCEMENTS-VERBAL ONLY(due 12:00 Thursday)worshipcoordinator@thecharlottechurch.org 

ANNOUNCEMENTS-EMAIL ONLY(due 12:00 Thursday)Announcements@thecharlottechurch.org 

BENEVOLENCE(704) 342-1099 option 2. A volunteer will return your call within 2 business days. 

BUILDINGFacilities@thecharlottechurch.org 

CHURCH OFFICEchurchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org 

CHURCH WEBSITEwww.thecharlottechurch.org 

CONTACT INFORMATION-send your updates tochurchoffice@thecharlottechurch.org 

ELDERSelders@theCharlottechurch.org