BIBLE STUDY: Wednesdays, 7:15 – 8:30 pm
3-week series led by Rev. Dr. Shirley Brummell & Rev. Lana Parks Miller
AN EVERLASTING COVENANT:
Sunday, November 12th – Promise of a New Covenant – Jeremiah 31: 27-34
Sunday, November 19th – Mediator of the New Covenant – Hebrews 12:14-15, 18-29
Sunday, November 26th – Remembering the Covenant – 1 Corinthians 11: 23-34
Donations are being collected in the south entrance for the Missionary Society’s initiative to SUPPORT OUR TROOPS. Donations will be collected through November 12th in order that our gifts might arrive by CHRISTmas. A list of approved items is available on the box. Please support this effort to let our military men and women know that we care.
ANNUAL USHER DAY— Sunday, November 12th. Our preachers for the day will be Rev. Dr. Geneace Williams at 7am Worship Service & Bishop John R. Bryant at 8:15 & 11:15am Worship Services. We give thanks to God for our faithful doorkeepers.
The next REACH Food Distribution will be on Friday, November 17th, 4-6pm in the upper parking lot of DuPage. Because of your generous donations, we will be able to supply turkeys to 150 families in addition to the regular monthly food distribution they normally receive! Thank you for your continued blessings and support!
ANNUAL CHURCH CONFERENCE— Sunday, November 19th, immediately following 11:15 am Worship Service. Lunch will be served before the meeting. The agenda will include: Election of Trustees, Election of Annual Conference Delegate(s), Church Budget Overview and Church Vision Discussion. All members ages 18 and over are eligible to participate.
Calling all parents, we need you! Volunteers are needed to serve in ANGEL CHURCH during the 11:15 service. Please contact Rev. Connie at 708-261-4681 if interested and willing to serve.
Calling all HR professionals! If you have HR experience or would like to put your HR education to use, this might be the ministry for you! We are looking to grow the Human Resources Ministry. Possible skills we could use include: employee on-boarding, writing job descriptions, HR law, organizational development and much more! For more information send an email to HRC@DUPAGEAMEC.ORG.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – REACH delivers a number of food boxes to the sick & shut-in monthly. We are in need of additional volunteers to take on a delivery route of approximately ten boxes to families in the Bolingbrook area. If you are willing to serve and be a blessing to someone please leave a message at 630-969-8274. Thank you &God bless you.
The INTERCESSORY PRAYER MINISTRY invites all persons to join us for prayer an hour of prayer on Tuesdays at 7 pm in Classroom 3. Prayer requests can also be placed in the prayer box in the narthex.
The DUPAGE THEATRE GROUP is an amazing ministry at DuPage AME Church! The vision for DTG is to bring people closer to Christ using the powerful ministry of theatrical arts. DTG is a group where you can express your Christian faith and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ through plays and skits. So whether you have prior stage experience or just a passionate desire to try your hand at acting, costuming, building sets or working as a member of the backstage crew, we heartily invite you to come join us and have some FUN!!! We will teach you what you need to know! Open to adults and youth!!! If you are interested in joining DTG, contact the Church Office at info@DuPageAMEC.org or 630-969-9800. * * * * No Experience Necessary * * * *God does not always call the Equipped but God always equips the Called!
Looking for a way to serve in God’s house? The DuPage USHER BOARD may be the place for you to serve one service per month! Monthly meetings are held in Fellowship Hall on 4th Saturdays at 9am. Training is available for future doorkeepers and God’s children of all ages are invited to join this ministry. Please contact any Usher regarding your desire to serve, giving your name, number and e-mail address; one of the Ushers from the Membership Committee will contact you within the week. Thank you!
Our REACH Food Pantry is registered with Amazon Smile! Anytime you make a purchase with Amazon you can select a registered charity to receive a portion of the sale. Help us to continue helping others by making REACH your registered charity with Amazon. You may also indicate your selected charity at: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-4350516. Thank you!
The Sarah Allen Missionary Society wishes to reach out to our COLLEGE STUDENTS a few times a year and send our love via Care packages, cards, etc. PARENTS, please email your child’s birth date, email and mailing address so that we might share with them a little love from home. You can send the information to email@example.com Thank you!
Volunteers are needed at all three services for the PARKING MINISTRY. This is a great way to give service. Please contact Rodney Brown through the church office if you are willing and able to serve. Both men and women are welcome!
Looking for a place to serve? The ANGEL CHURCH is a great place to make an immediate difference in the lives of our youngest members.Volunteers are needed for all services – especially at the 11:15 am Services. Please stop by Angel Church or contact the church office and indicate your willingness to help! It will be greatly appreciated and rewarded with hugs and smiling faces!
The INTERCESSORY PRAYER MINISTRY meets weekly at the church to stand in the gap and pray over your supplications and petitions to God. If you have a specific prayer request, please place them in the PRAYER BOX in the Narthex by the Cloud of Witnesses. We are the body of Christ and we are concerned about each and every one. “I’ll pray for you, you pray for me, and watch GOD change things!”
The VOICES OF PRAISE Choir request the honor of your presence on Thursday nights at 7 pm. We invite you to come and join us as we sing GOD’S praises. We minister every 2nd Sunday at all three services and we need your voice! If you are still looking for an area to serve in this great church please consider becoming a part of our ministry! Looking forward to seeing you on Thursday nights!
The NETWORK CONNECTION MINISTRY needs your help! Please click on MEMBERS to complete a survey to establish an informational database that can be used to help ensure that high school and college graduates have resources (people and other) to connect with regarding: professionals, higher education, etc. Galatians 6:9-10. Thank you!
The HOSPITALITY MINISTRY seeks volunteers to serve on Sundays. Volunteers serve one Sunday a month, at the service of your choice, and can volunteer for a variety of church programs as your schedule permits. If you’re interested please contact the church office.
iCONTACT – To keep better contact with the church membership, this week, via email, you should have received correspondence from the church. If for some reason it did not reach you, please email your address to the church firstname.lastname@example.org.
ADDRESS UPDATES – If you have recently moved or any of your information has changed, please contact the church office, 630-969-9800, email@example.com so that we can update our records. Thank you!
“Go ye into all the world … and make disciples!” ~Matthew 28:19
Souls are being saved for Jesus! If you are interested in becoming active please contact the church office about serving on the EVANGELISM COMMISSION.
Please note: Anyone setting up a direct funds transfer or direct deposit to the church, please notify the church office PRIOR so that proper credit can be given. Thank you!
All ANNOUNCEMENTS for the church bulletin – concerning activities within the life of the church – please email (firstname.lastname@example.org), fax,(630-969-9807) or drop off in the office by Wednesday, 12 noon. Thank you.
BAPTISM CLASS – If you’ve never been baptized or have a child to be baptized you need to attend the Baptism Class, which is held every 3rd Sunday of the month at 10 am in the choir loft with Rev. Lana.
The FOOD PANTRY is in need of GAS CARDS and FOOD CARDS in order to service the requests that have been coming in. Please get in increments of $25, $20, $15, $10. (or more) Thank you.
DVDs–CDs of the worship services are available after services. Please see the Media Ministry in the rear of the sanctuary after service or order here on-line.
MEETING SPACE – If you change your regular meeting schedule, please complete the Request for Meeting & Program Space form located outside the church office for proper allocation of rooms.