SSCC Church Calendar
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Coming Up November 9-22, 2014  
 

CHILDREN & YOUTH 

 
Click here to read the October 2014 youth newsletter -  "The Vine"
 
    FELLOWSHIP
 
Mom's Small Study Group 
Continues Wednesday, Nov 11
9:30 am, Common Ground
We are all guilty of getting bogged down in the daily routines of life. Join us for a study that will look at releasing the white knuckle control in your life and embracing the everyday blessings--
One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are. All Day School and SSCC Moms and friends are invited to this study. 

ThirdAgers Chat 'n Chew 
Sunday, November 9, 1:00 PM
Chicago's Steak and Seafood Restaurant

4401 Shallowford Road, Roswell, GA

Phone: 770-993-7464  


Who:  All ThirdAgers (all SSCC members and guests who have achieved the wonderful age of 50.  Also, friends of SSCC members and guests are welcome). Click here for more details from Shelton Blackburn. 

 

Widowed Helping Others
Monday, November 10, 12 PM
WHO (Widowed Helping Others):  A time of fellowship and sharing for those who have experienced loss of a spouse, recently or a long time ago.  We gather to support one another in the journey.  If you can join us for our Dutch treat lunch, please contact Monalea Dalrymple or Linda Whitmire.
 
International Dining Event
Sunday, November 16, gather at noon
Samad Mediterranean Grill & Market
8897 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs 
The 2-1/2 year old restaurant is operated by Lebanese.  They serve only halal meat.  Wraps are $5.50, with the most expensive meal at $13.00 - a meat plate of grilled chicken, kafta, gyro meat, rice, hummus, and pita.  Contact:  Milt Hill - home 770/926-0131, cell 770/241-6435 
 
PASTORAL CARE
CARE NOTE
Jim Armstrong
November 6, 2014

Should I Borrow From My 401(k) or IRA?

by Jim Armstrong

 

 
 
 
 
 
Medicare Counseling with Joyce Edwards

1st and 3rd Thursday, 10 AM-2 PM, by appointment

 

Financial Counseling with Jim Armstrong

2nd and 4th Thursday, 10 AM-2 PM, by appointment

 

 

                              November/December OUTREACH  

  

 

Please join our Women's Ministries in bringing in gifts for Foreverfamily and Campbell-Stone. A list of suggested gifts is at the collection center in the Centrum.  Gifts should be delivered to the church by December 1 in order to be delivered on time.
 

                  THE DAY SCHOOL

 

Wednesday & Thursday          

          November 12 & 13, 19 & 20

Spanish Class, 9:00 AM-12:30 PM (201/203)

 
 
     

     
 
Conversations at First Baptist Decatur
308 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
 
This event is sponsored by the Georgia Center for the Book; no tickets or reservations required.
Anne Lamott
November 21 at 7 pm
Doors open at 6:00 pm 
New York Times bestselling author Anne Lamott returns with Small Victories, a new collection of essays on hope, joy, and grace. Anne Lamott writes about faith, family, and community in essays that are both wise and irreverent. It's an approach that has become her trademark. 
 
 
Prayer Requests 
 
Ann Walker -  Debbie Howard's mother died November 4. Services will be in TN later this week. Please keep Debbie, Andy and the family in your prayers.
 
Bob Frost - In the hospital scheduled for a leg amputation (above knee) Nov. 7 due to poor circulation and a lingering infection.  Please keep Bob, Margaret an the family in your prayers.
 
Andy Torbert  - for the family of Theresa Johnson, who recently died leaving a husband and young son.
 
Driemeyer family - for the continuing recovery of her father, Joe C.
 
Lynn Crowder - continuing prayers for her son, Jamie J.
 
CakeBirthdays
November 9-22
Happy Birthday to everyone!

11/09    Scott Williams
11/11    Aidan Jones
11/14    Eleanor Delashmutt
11/16    Joanne Burgess
11/18    Dan McBride
11/18    Lee Orr
11/18    Mary Robeck
11/19    Doug McClendon
11/19    Leslie Lady
11/19    Clinton Campbell
11/19    Hannah Gunter
11/20    Glen Miles
11/21    Surita Singh
11/22    Lynn Crowder
 

 
ONGOING GROUPS

  

1st & 3rd Monday:  Learner's Bridge, 12:45 - 4:00 PM (CG)

2nd Monday:          Widowed Helping Others, 11:40 AM-2:00 PM (at member home) 

4th Monday:           Experienced Bridge, 12:30-4:30 PM (CW)

1st Tuesday:          Gamma Circle, 10:30 AM (205) 

1st Wednesday bi-monthly:  Caring Made Visible, 12:00 PM (CR) 

2nd Wednesday:    Sigma Delta Circle, 10:30 AM (CG)

                               Sigma Delta lunch, 12:00 PM (CR)

                               Prayer Group, 12:30 PM (CG)  

4th Wednesday:     Women's Bible Study, 10:00 AM (CR) 

3rd Thursday in November and December - Women's Bible Study, 10:00 AM (CR) 

1st  Saturday:        Outreach Ministry staffs CAC, 9:45 AM - 1:15 PM  

4th Sunday:           J.A.M Kids, 1st through 5th grade, 3:30-5:30 PM (Room 120) 

Wednesdays:         Handbell Choir, 6:15 PM (Music Ministry Suite)  

                               Sanctuary Choir, 7:30 PM (Music Ministry Suite)  

Fridays:                  Men's Fellowship, 7:00 AM (CR)  

Saturdays:             SSCC Garden Group, 8:30-10:00 AM  

Sundays:               Youth Group, 4:30-7:00 PM (DH) Middle School and High School  

                              Early Risers, 9:00 AM contemporary worship service 

                              Children's Music Program rehearsal, 9:30 AM (Music Ministry Suite) 

                              Youth Handbells rehearsal - after second service (Music Ministry Suite) 

                              Sanctuary Choir - 11:15 AM traditional worship service

 

                  

CARE COUNSELING

1st & 3rd Thursday - Medicare Counseling with Joyce Edwards, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM (PC) by appt.

2nd & 4th Thursday - Financial Counseling with Jim Armstrong, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM (PC) by appt. 

 

 

COVENANT GROUPS

2nd Monday - Pat & Paul Kapphahn, 1:00-3:00 PM  (at Kapphahn home) 

2nd Tuesday - Jeff Morgan, 7:00-9:00 PM (CG)

4th Tuesday - Chrysalis, 6:30 PM (CG) 

4th Thursday - Ralph Bowlin, 7:00-9:00 PM (CR)

4th Sunday - Mandy Mooney - meet during Youth Group, 430-7:00 PM (CG or CR)

Monthly, date to be announced - Bob Trusty