Sunday, December 10, 10:45 AM                         Morning Worship
            Bob & Nancy Crocker                      Advent Candle Lighting
            2 – 5:00 PM                                       “A Night in Bethlehem”
Monday, December 11, 6:30 PM                    Youth Christmas Party
Friday, December 15, 6:30 PM               Family Christmas Caroling
                                                                          at area Nursing Homes.

(Sign up sheets are posted in the back of the sanctuary for you to choose  which
   nursing home you will be going to: Devonshire Estates or
Melbourne Place.)
Sunday, December 17, 10:45 AM                         Morning Worship.
            Mark & Julie Lanoue                     Advent Candle Lighting.
            6:00 PM                                                  “Christmas is Jesus”
                                                              Children’s Christmas musical.
Sunday, December 24, 10:45 AM                         Christmas Sunday
                                                                                  Morning Worship
                                                              (no Sunday School, this Sunday)
                                         5:00 PM               Christmas Eve Service of
                                                                               “Carols and Candles”

Monday, December 25                            Christmas Day
                                                        Merry Christmas to Everyone!!
Sunday School – 9:30 AM, all ages. 

  Pre-school - 6th grade plus a Nursery for 2 & under.
     Children's Department Staff:
        Nursery: Suzanne & Deb Ross, Dorinda Shaw. 
        Pre-School - K: Isabel Greene 
        Grades 1-3; Eris Kennedy
        Grades 4-6: Mark Petell

Adult Classess (Includes Jr. & Sr.):
Adult Classes ~ Includes Jr. & Sr. High Students
Roman Catholicism - Pastor Doug
Church History II AD 100-500 - Pastor Mike
Decision Making and the Will of God - Steve Ross
First Principles Series 2 Books 3 & 4 - Pastor Sam

Weekly Programs 
~*HERO Builders (boys and their dads) - 6:30 PM.  Leader & contact:           Andrew Shaw (518-368- 5974 or 
~*JOY Girls (girls and their moms) - 6:30 PM.  Leader & contact:  Jackie      Boehm (413-212-0862 or
~*Youth Fellowship - meets every other Monday at 7:00 PM.  Leaders      Ben &  Jackie Boehm.  Contact:  Ben Boehm 413-212-3315  Starting: September 18.
* Groups meet every other week.
~ Choir Rehearsals – 7:00 PM

Weekly Bible Studies 
~Ladies Bible Study, Discerning the Voice of God by Priscilla Shirer. 7:00-830pm, fellowship at 6:30pm with new format this  fall. Meeting on the BICS porch. Leader: Deb Rodgers. (Questions contact Deb: All ladies welcome! Starting in October.
~Lenox.  “Early Birds”. Topic: Rightly Handling the Word of God. Place: Hope Church. Time: 7:00-8:00 AM. Leader:  Pres. Steve Brown.  Contact:
~East Lee. Topic: Book of Colossians. Open to all. Place: Jim & Jamie Ramondetta’s, 205 Chestnut Street, Lee. Time: 7:00 PM. Leader: Pastor Doug Foss. Contact: Jamie Ramondetta 

~ East Chatham, NY.  Topic: The Doctrines of Grace in John by Dr. Steve Lawson.  Open to all. Place: Haakonsen’s,153 Barnegat Road, East Chatham, NY. Time: 7:00 PM. Leader: Pastor Doug Foss. Contact: Sandy Haakonsen
Hope Institute for Theological Training: 
~New Build International Antioch School Course
Course Name: Covenants, Unity of Scripture, and Biblical Worldview
Meeting Day:  Friday. Meeting Time: 6-8 P.M.  
Instructor: Pastor Sam  Cobb      
Meeting Place: Hope Church Youth Room  Cost:  Book $75

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