Events Calendar


Special Events

Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details
95th Anniversary
Homecoming
Sunday
June 23, 2019
9:00 AM through Lunch
Details for now

The 95th anniversary of Advent (1924 - 2019) is approaching quickly. We encourage every member to invite family, friends and former members to this celebration.
9:45 AM Sunday School
11:00 AM Worship Service
Pot Luck Lunch after Service
Please remember that you’ll need to bring enough food for the potluck luncheon for those you’ve invited. We will have several guests such as former pastors and their families.
Vacation Bible School
Saturday
June 29, 2019
9:00 AM
Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be a one-day event. Theme this year is "Who is my Neighbor?"
Ginger Haynes has posted sign-up sheets for Teachers, helpers and staff. Please include your name where you want to help. Do not assume that she already knows. The sheet still has plenty of opportunity spaces to be filled.
Please pray for this upcoming event.
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.
Event
Day and/or Date
Time
Details

Notices from the newsletter

  • UPDATED RULES
    There are updated copies of Advent’s Graveyard Rules have been placed in your mailboxes.

  • 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

  • Battered Women's Shelter Donations
    The Board of Elders are asking for donations of personal items for the Battered Women’s Shelter of Eliza’s Helping Hands ministry. We will be collecting them until May 26th. The women can use deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste and soap.
    There will be a box near the mailboxes to put these items in - a big glue box.

  • Sunnyside Ministries Donations
    The Fellowship Class and Advent Church continues their support for Sunnyside Ministry.
    During the summer months we will be collecting bar soap, all toiletries, (New) packs of men's, women's and children's socks, tennis shoes, sandals, and new or good condition lightweight summer clothing. Also a much needed food item is canned meat, such as tuna, chicken, ham, potted meat, beef stew, salmon and pasta with meat or soup with meat.

    There are 2 large plastic containers in the Fellowship Center to place your donations. If the building is locked you can put them in the parlor where the Fellowship class meets.
    Thanks to everyone for sharing what you have been blessed with to others less fortunate.

  • Advent's 95th Anniversary Homecoming Celebration
    Come share in the fun!
    1. Mark your calendars for June 23, 2019 when Advent will celebrate 95 years as a Moravian Church. We hope ever member, former member and their families will attend this anniversary and homecoming.
    2. The 95th anniversary committee wants you to share your memories of Advent.

      Please write down your favorite memories and give them to Charles Krites or Bob Snyder. These memories will be shared at the anniversary and homecoming celebration.
    3. Deadline for inclusion in the memories information is June 1, 2019.
    4. We need the names of everyone who has served as an acoluth at Advent along with the dates served. Please give them to Bob Snyder.
    5. If you have pictures of Advent or your family that you want to share on Anniversary Sunday, we need the pictures by June 1. We will copy your pictures and return the originals to you. Give your pictures to any member of the Anniversary Committee.
    6. Members of the anniversary and homecoming committee are Jean Gardin, Sandra Scott, Andie Carpenter, Carol Long, Ora Mae Gibson, Peggy Sumner, Charles Krites, and Bob Snyder.


  • See Newsletter page for information on other Southern Province Events

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.
Opening session is consists of announcements, prayer concerns, birthday and anniversary acknowledgements so class time can be longer. Classes should now start a little before 10:00 AM
Not attending Sunday School we welcome you to start attending one of our excellent classes. We have classes for all ages. Speak to Jamie Pugh 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
    *** June 2019 ***
  • 09 - Linda McCollum
  • 16 - Carolyn Snyder
  • 23 - John & Jennifer Cox
  • 30 - Paul & Sarah Mutton

  • *** July 2019 ***
  • 07 - Linda McCollum
  • 14 - Nick & Jami Pugh
  • 21 - Linda McCollum
  • 28 - Carolyn Kimball

Advent’s Babies need you!!!
If you are interested in being a part of the 2016 Nursery rotation,
please contact Linda McCollum.
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
Morning Bible Study meets in the Parlor.
Bible Study - Night
Wednesday
6:30 PM
Evening Bible Study meets in the parlor.
Adult Choir
Wednesday
7:30 PM
Adult Choir rehearses on Wednesday Night at 7:30 PM.
Youth Choir
Sunday
12:15 PM
Youth Choir members
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
 
Currently on Summer Break - watch for special events.
Speak with Youth Leaders for additional information.
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
June 13, 2019
7:00 PM
The Women's Fellowship of Advent Moravian Church includes all women of the congregation.
Meetings held in the Fellowship Center.
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
Event Day and/or Date Time Details