November 12-19, 2017

Deacon of the Week

Jeff Bartlett



On-going health concerns:  see the weekly PRAYER CONCERNS
EVELYN PHAIR—cataract surgery 11/15 


      Berean Tea at Coastal Landing    2:00 p.m.

      Board of Trustees (moved from last week) 6:30 p.m.

      Board of Missions          6:30 p.m.

Women’s Ministry Committee     6:30 p.m.



      Afternoon Ladies’ Bible Study  (this week only)    1:30 p.m.

Ladies’ Bible Study 36 Peary Dr 6:30 p.m.

Men’s Bible Study 6:30 p.m.



DETOUR 6:00 p.m.

AWANA 6:15 p.m.



Women’s Bible study,  7 Perkins St., Topsham 9:30 a.m.

Prayer Meeting  Jeff Bartlett, leading 6:30 pm.



Detour Youth Ice Cream Social 6:30-9:00 p.m.



Area Men’s Breakfast @Berean 8:00 a.m.



Sunday School for all ages         9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship/shoeboxes due             10:45 a.m.
C.E. Board 4:30 p.m.
Evening Service 6:00 p.m.



AREA MEN’S BREAKFAST— Saturday, November 18th at 8:00 a.m. here at Berean. Please sign up on the Wall if you plan to attend.

ANNUAL REPORTS—will be available to members next Sunday, Nov. 19th. They will be made available to non-member regular attenders the following Sunday, Nov. 26th.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD—it’s time to fill shoe boxes again! There are empty shoe boxes available under the coat rack in the foyer and packing information and labels on the literature table in the vestry. Shoe boxes are due back TODAY.

LADIES’ RETREAT— “Ultimate Home Makeover” Jan. 12-14, 2018, at Embassy Suites, Portland. Keynote speaker, Paulie Heath; guest ministry, CareNet of Mid Coast Maine. Check out the information poster on the Wall, or stop by the Welcome Desk and pick up a registration brochure for full information. Deadline to sign up is Dec. 3rd. Financial assistance is available. See June Bartlett   or Paula Rockwood   for more information.

PIE BAKING NIGHT—come and join Women’s Ministry as we bake some pies for the church sponsored Thanksgiving Dinner. We will meet on Monday, November 20th at 6:30 p.m. Sign up on the Wall and check out the list of needed ingredients. Any questions see June Bartlett  .

DETOUR YOUTH ICE CREAM SOCIAL—Nov. 17th. 6:30-9:00 p.m. Bring your friends and favorite sundae topping.

THANKSGIVING DINNER — will be served on Thanksgiving Day at noon. If you would like to attend or help prepare, serve, or clean up at our community Thanksgiving dinner please call the office by Nov. 17th. (725-2648).

LOOKING FOR EMPLOYMENT? – Mid Coast  Hosp. and Parkview are now hiring Cashiers, Café Helpers, and Mailroom. See the flyer on the Wall for full details.



Looking Ahead in Nov…


11/19 Annual Reports available to members

11/20 Women’s Ministry Pie Baking Night

11/22 Thanksgiving Eve Service

11/23 Thanksgiving Dinner at noon


Tune to WBCI 105.9FM on Saturday mornings at 11:00 a.m. to hear our weekly sermons.