Events Calendar


ADVENT SEASONAL EVENTS

Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details
Holy Communion
Sunday
DEC 16, 2018
11:00 AM
Join us in the Main Sanctuary for Communion service during the worship hour.
Moved from last week due to winter weather cancellation.
Community
Lovefeast
Sunday
DEC 16, 2018
4:00 PM
Join us in the Main Sanctuary for Community Christmas Lovefeast. Band Prelude at 4:00Pm with service starting promptly at 4:30 PM. This service includes bun, coffee and candle.
Childrens
Program
Sunday
DEC 23, 2018
10:00 AM
Join us in the Sunday School Sanctuary for the Children's Christmas Program.
Christmas Eve
Lovefeast
Tuesday
DEC 24, 2018
7:00 PM
Join us in the Main Sanctuary for Christmas Eve Lovefeast. Band Prelude at 7:00Pm with service starting promptly at 7:30 PM. This service includes bun, coffee and candle.
Watchnight
Service
Monday
DEC 31, 2018
11:30 PM
Join us in the Main Sanctuary for a traditional Watch Night Service. The New Year will be rung in at midnight when the service is interrupted by the tower bell.
Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details

Special Events

Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details
Cancellation Policy
Any Day
Any Time
In the event that we have inclement weather please
check WXII News for Cancellations.

The Choir, and Bible Study will follow Forsyth County School Cancellations.
Sunday Service cancellations will be provided through WXII News cancellation listings.
Church Directory Portraits
See List
See List
Sign up Sheets are in the Sunday School Sanctuary
Everyone please keep in mind these dates for family portraits for our upcoming Advent Moravian Church Directory.
  • Thursday December 27, 2018 between 2:30 PM and 8:45 PM
  • Friday December 28, 2018 between 2:30 PM and 8:45 PM
  • Saturday December 29, 2018 between 10:00 AM and 4:15 PM
We will also need to make puctures of our Sunday School classes. Please try to have good attendance this holiday season so we can get some good class pictures with as many members as possible.
Unity Prayer Watch
Monday
January 14, 2019
4:00 PM - Midnight
Advent Congregation Unity Prayer time is on a Monday for 2019.

The sign up sheet will be posted in the Sunday School Sanctuary.
Please pray about the time slot you can commit to for this continued prayer ministry.
Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details

Notices from the newsletter

  • UPDATE YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION
    If your contact information has changed since the printing of our last directory (2015) please note those changes on the sheet posted on the bulletin board across from the mailboxes OR
    email the changes to Jennifer

  • 2019 Daily Texts
    the 2019 Daily Texts are here - See an usher to get your copy
    Large Print - $11.00 and small paperback - $9.00 per copy

  • Ornament Sale
    The Truthseekers class will be selling handmade Moravian glass ornaments as a fundraiser. Please stop by the fellowship center after church or see a member of the class to put your order in for Christmas.
    These make great gift.
    Orders will be received through December 20th to ensure delivery to Advent by the 23rd.
    • 1 ornament for $12
    • 2 ornaments for $20
    • $5 extra for personalization

  • Blanket Drive for Sunnyside Ministries
    The fellowship Class is sponsoring a Christmas Blanket Drive for Sunnyside Ministry.
    Please give a warm blanket to a friend in need. New blankets as well as gently worn but clean can be used. Blankets are always in demand and quickly given out.
    We also are collecting toothbrushes and toothpaste.
    Our first Christmas collection of blankets, tooth brushes and tooth paste will be given to Sunnyside on December 14, 2018
    We will keep this drive on-going during the winter months. Please drop off your donations in the Fellowship Center, Parlor or give to a class member.
    Thanks for sharing God's Love and Joy to those in need,


2018 Worship Calendar


Event Links: * page top * Worship * Boards * Nursery Teams * Group Meetings *

Regular Schedule Events

Regular Church Activities

Event Day and/or Date Times Details
Sunday School
Sunday
9:45AM to 10:45AM
Jesus's Way is our way at Advent.

We have Sunday School classes for all ages. Sunday School starts with an opening service in the Sunday School Sanctuary followed by Sunday School class sessions.
    Sunday School Opening by date:
  • December 16, 2018 - 9:45 AM - Rick Garden presents Program
  • December 23, 2018 - 10:00 AM - Childrens Christmas Program

Not attending Sunday School we welcome you to start attending one of our excellent classes. We have classes for all ages. Speak to Joe, or Rick for assistance in picking a class or Contact the Sunday School opening leader to be directed to a Sunday School Classroom.
    Sunday School Classes:
  • Youth - classes by age - Cradle Roll, Beginners, Primary, Bradley Fry, High School
  • Adult classes - Covenant, Fellowship, O.M. Whittsett, Finding Grace, Truth Seekers
Sunday Worship
Sunday
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Join us for a time of worship and praise.
Nursery Teams
Sundays
10:45AM to 12:15PM
    Nursery Teams
    *** December 2018 ***
  • 02 - Nick & Jami Pugh
  • 09 - David & Elizabeth Weaver
  • 16 - Worship Service - Volunteers Needed
  • 16 - Community Christmas Lovefeast - Megan Snyder & Savanah Kimball
  • 23 - Linda McCollum & Karen Madden
  • 24 - Christmas Eve Lovefeast - Megan Snyder & Savanah Kimball
  • 30 - Tim & Mary Ayers

  • *** January 2019 ***not published yet
  • 06 - ? & ?Helper
  • 13 - ? & ?Ayers
  • 20 - ? & ?Mutton
  • 27 - ? & ?Ayers

Advent’s Babies need you!!!
If you are interested in being a part of the 2016 Nursery rotation, please contact
Amber Ayers at 336-306-6691.
A team will consist of two to three people and each team will take turns keeping the children on Sunday mornings.
Bible Study - Day
Wednesday
10:30 AM
Bible Study is on winter break and will resume January 9, 2019 with the 11th chapter of Acts.
Morning Bible Study meets in the Parlor.
Bible Study - Night
Wednesday
6:30 PM
Bible Study is on winter break and will resume January 9, 2019 with the 11th chapter of Acts.
Evening Bible Study meets in the parlor.
Adult Choir
Wednesday
7:30 PM
Adult Choir rehearses on Wednesday Night at 7:30 PM.
Currently practicing in the Sanctuary.
Youth Choir
Sunday
12:15 PM
Youth Choir is now practicing for Advent and Christmas Services.
These are the practices for the Christmas Lovefeast Services.
Youth Choir will meet Sundays after Worship Service Completes in the Sunday School Sanctuary.
Ask Choir Director for more information.
Advent/Hopewell Band Home Page
Tuesday
7:00 PM
Practice is in the Fellowship Center.
Use this link for Band schedule.
Youth Fellowship
Sunday
 
The elementary kids will meet in the Youth Center from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM. This group will now be called Kids Club. Jennifer Cox and Emily Yarbrough will be the leaders for this group.
The 8th grade-young adults will still meet from 5:30-7pm in the Youth Center.
Speak with Youth Leaders for additional information.
Kids Club Christmas Party has been rescheduled for December 30, 2018 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM in the Fellowship Center.
Please RSVP to youth Leaders on youth facebook page
Each kid can bring a $5.00 gift for exchange, boys bring boy gifts and girls bring girl gifts.
Senior Friends
First Tuesday
Noon
Regular meeting is at noon on the first Tuesday of each month. Meet in the Fellowship Center for a delicious pot-luck luncheon.
Everyone 55 and older is cordially invited to join our fellowship of fun, good food, spiritual growth and participate in our outings and activities.
Women's Fellowship
Second Thursday
January 10, 2019
6:00 PM
The Women's Fellowship of Advent Moravian Church includes all women of the congregation.
Meetings held in the Fellowship Center.
Thanks to all who helped with candle trimming for the Lovefeast services.
Elders Meeting
TBA
12:00 PM
Meet in normal location unless otherwise announced.
See Bulletin for meeting details
Trustee Meeting
TBA
2:00 PM
Meet in normal location unless otherwise announced.
See Bulletin for meeting details
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