Our Christmas Outreach initiative for the 2020 season is underway. We will need volunteers to help us as we did last month before to be successful. As we plan and prepare to assist church families and members of the local community during the Christmas season, we invite you to partner with us by making financial contributions, donating new toys, blankets, gloves, socks, and hats. Please bring all toy and apparel donations to the church during our regular hours of operation, Tu-Th 10am-6pm, Fr 10am-12pm, Su 9am-1pm. For any monetary donations, please utilize SecureGive, Text-to-Give and Ca$hApp ($SimonTempleAMEZ). The church office can receive donations by mail or in person at: 5760 Yadkin Road • Fayetteville, NC 28303
Our Christmas Outreach Food Drive has also begun and will last until December 18. Please bring all food donations to the church during our regular hours of operation, Tu-Th 10am-6pm, Fr 10am-12pm, Su 9am-1pm. Hams, turkeys, or whole chickens, canned goods such as corn, green beans, sweet potatoes, ravioli, and soup; rice, mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, stuffing mix, oatmeal, cereal, pop tarts, ramen noodles, peanut butter nabs, sweet nabs, crackers, apple sauce (individual), hot cocoa, nonperishable food items, and monetary donations will be accepted.
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Dec 8—Log into Zoom for the last monthly Membership Check-in at 7:00 pm. This is a time to check up on the members of Simon Temple. It’s a spiritual infusion as well as a time to give personal updates of what’s going on at The Temple given by Pastor and First Lady. Enter Meeting ID: 957 4205 6572 and Passcode: 471220. The dial-in number is: (646) 558-8656
Dec 19—First Lady Thompson will the preacher of the hour for a webinar Women’s Conference hosted by the Women’s Home & Overseas Missionary Society of Reeve’s Chapel AME Zion Church, Concord, NC. The conference will consist of a workshop, compassionate counseling, and a dynamic word from our First Lady. The cost of registration is $15.00. Register for this virtual conference at https://reeveschapelamez.wixsite.com/zion
Dec 19—On Saturday, December 19th, finish up your Christmas shopping at the Simon Temple Bookstore Blow-out Super Sale being held in the New Fellowship Hall from 10am-2pm! All items will be 50-75% off. We need to make room for next year’s apparel and merchandise. Bless your family and friends with gifts that bear the name and logo of the church you love. Receive a special gift with your purchase! Members, visitors and guests are welcome! Can’t wait to see you there!
Dec 29—First Lady is asking all the women to join her in fasting on the following Thursdays: 12/3, 12/10, 12/17 from 6am-6pm. Fasting and praying for direction for 2021 before our “Push Party” on December 29th at 7pm. We will be writing visions, planning goals creating vision boards, praying and preparing to push out all that God has placed in us during this pandemic!