Communion Sunday

Worship January 6 at 11am
Scripture:   Matthew 2:1-12 NRSV
Sermon:  Who Are You Listening To?

 Follow the YouTube link to hear the praise songs in next Sunday's Worship. 
Prepare your heart for worship!
Reminder!
Faithfully Fit and Wesley Class Meeting Wednesday Night classes are ongoing- no need to register for Faithfully Fit. Just come on Wednesday evenings at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall. Wesley Class Meeting is an ongoing closed group.  Please sign up for Disciple 1 or Financial Peace University, each beginning in January. See insert in Sunday's bulletin or contact Sandra Hunter

Disciple I
Study begins January 9 | $45
The study gives the Old and New Testaments equal time,
emphasizing the wholeness of the Bible as a revelation of God.  DISCIPLE draws upon the work of scholars, the personal Bible  reading and study of the  participant, and dynamic group  discussion to aid 
understanding of the Bible. 

Financial Peace
Study Begins January 9 |  $129
Financial Peace  University is a proven program that will show you how to master budgeting, save for
emergencies, pay off debt, plan and invest for the future, and live and give like no one else.
Transform how you handle money with courses taught by Dave Ramsey and his team of 
financial experts.  
 
Support Young Life and Wyldlife (a student outreach program in our local  middle and high schools) by buying Honey Baked Hams and Turkeys this  Holiday Season! HBH will give 20% of your purchase back to Young Life. Please contact Shelley Carr for details.

Stewardship Note:
You should have received a letter and pledge card in the mail. If you didn't, see attached, as we financially plan for 2019.

Senior Men's Bible Study
Thursdays weekly | 11:45am Berkeley Hills Country Club

We will continue with our study of the book of Luke.

There is Power in Prayer! We want to pray for you and your concerns and needs, and invite you to pray as well! If you would like to receive a weekly prayer list, or be included in the prayer email chain, please email prayers@norcrossfirst.org 



 
Get your smiles ready!
We will offer new pictorial directory photos to be taken by LifeTouch January 14 and January 15, 2019. This opportunity is for new members, Staff changes, family changes, and anyone who did not have their photo taken in 2017 for our newest directory!
 
Sign up HERE for your time slot 
Monday, January 14 2pm - 9pm
Tuesday, January 15 1pm - 8pm
 
Complimentary directory and 8 x 10 portrait for all participating members!
20% off on purchases for seniors over 60, military and first responders.
$10 off coupon for all members!
 
Questions? Contact Robin in the
 Church Office - 770-448-4142 x 103
JOIN US IN MUSIC MINISTRY 
 WE HAVE A PLACE FOR YOU

There are exciting things coming up in the
Music Ministry of Norcross First
 
Composer Weekend for Choirs- March 8 - 10
Special Holy Week and Easter Music - April 14-21
Children's Spring Musical - May 1
Fusion Student Choir Tour - June 17-21
Faith and Freedom Concert - June 30

It's a GREAT time to do something new or return to something you love.


Rehearsal Schedule

Children's Music

Wednesdays 
6:15-7pm

Children's Music Hall

Fusion Student Choir  

Wednesdays     
7 - 8pm    

Choir Room

Chancel Choir                

Thursdays   
7 - 9pm    

Choir Room


Come join this ministry of servant musicians!
Circle of Love

January 8 | 10am 
room 133/135

All ladies  a re welcome to join the Circles of Love and Peace as  Janet Sligar presents our program on January 8 at 10am in room 133/135 to inform us about the three proposed plans the called General Conference will vote on in February and the approval process and implementation plan. The circles will have their business meetings following the presentation.  After sorting Christmas cards and distributing chocolates, the Circle of Love will go to lunch as a group after the meeting. 
 
See you Wednesday, January 9 when PACK resumes!
*Other ministry areas have their own individual newsletters, which are accessible through our website, or by 
signing up with the ministry area.*

Articles and Announcements
Submission of articles and announcements for the weekly newsletter and bulletin must be received by Noon Monday weekly. 
Email Andie Ashe: communications@norcrossfirst.org