New Beginnings – Nov. 18th

New Beginnings Ladies Lunch Group meets on Sunday, November 18th, at 12:15 p.m. We’ll meet in the South Parlor and decide where to head out for lunch.

 

Youth Fellowship – Nov. 18th

Youth Fellowship – We welcome all youth to join us on Sunday, November 18th, at 6:00 p.m. for dinner and games!

 

Holiday Food Basket Prep – Nov. 20th

Holiday Food Baskets – At Thanksgiving we help to support the efforts of the Mid Ohio Workers Association (MWA) as they prepare baskets of food for distribution to their members. MWA is a   membership association made up of our area’s lowest-income workers and their families. They need volunteers to assist with packing and distribution at Overbrook Church on Tuesday, November 20th. To find out how to help, contact the church office.

 

Women’s Bible Study – Nov. 20th

Women’s Bible Study – We’ll meet on Tuesday, November 20th, at 9:30 a.m., as we continue our study using the book, God’s Promise: I Am with You. Please prepare by reading Lesson Three: God with Us in Our Discouragement. If you do not have a book, please read Deuteronomy 31:1-8, Joshua 1:1-9 and Haggai 1:1-15, 2:1-9.

 

Brown Bag Book Group – Nov. 20th

Brown Bag Book Group – All are welcome to bring your lunch, and join us on Tuesday, November 20th, at Noon, to discuss the book Circling the Sun, by Paula McLain. If you can’t make it this month, be sure to read Lab Girl, by Hope Jahren, which we’ll discuss in December.

 

BUILDING CLOSURE – Nov. 22nd & 23rd

BUILDING CLOSURE – The church building will be closed on Thursday, November 22nd, and Friday, November 23rd, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Communion – Nov. 25th

Communion will be served at both worship services on Sunday, November 25th.

 

Advent Celebration – Dec. 2nd

Join Our Advent Celebration – Sunday, December 2nd, at 10 :00 a.m.

All ages are invited to make ornaments to decorate our church family Christmas tree, select and create a family Advent calendar, and enjoy some festive treats and cheer! We hope you will plan to join us for this church family event for everyone.

We’ll also have a variety of Advent calendars and devotionals available for adults and children. Check out the table in the Narthex to choose the ones which best suit you.

 

Hollywood Jesus Movie Night – Nov. 16th

Hollywood Jesus Movie Night

Join us on Friday, November 16th, at 7:00 p.m., as we watch the movie Blackkklansman.

Spike Lee directed and co-wrote this story of Ron Stallworth (played by   actor John David Washington). Ron was an African American police officer from Colorado Springs, Colorado, who successfully managed to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan branch with the help of a Jewish police officer (played by actor Adam Driver). The movie is based on actual events from the 1970s.

We’ll view the movie together, then discuss the theology we find within. Snacks, drinks and comfy chairs will be provided. Friends and neighbors are always welcome. The movie is rated “R” for strong language and some violence.

 

Poinsettia Luncheon – Dec. 6th

Poinsettia Luncheon

All ladies are welcome to join us on Thursday, December 6th, at Noon, for “An Old-Fashioned Christmas.” Tickets are $15 each and will be available in the Narthex on Sundays November 18th & 25th and December 2nd.

 

Overbrook’s Annual “Wall of Gratitude”

Overbrook’s Annual “Wall of Gratitude”

As in previous years, during the month of November, we invite you to share thanks to God by anonymously adding yours to the “Wall of Gratitude” located in the Narthex. Simply grab a sticky note, write what you are thankful for and place it on the wall. We will leave it up all of November to help remind us of the many gifts God has given us…and to allow us to offer a small thank you back to God for them all!

 

COOKIES PLEASE!

COOKIES PLEASE! With two weeks in a row of Open Shelter lunch packing, our cookie reserves are wiped out. We’re asking for cookie donations to help us pack a special treat in upcoming lunches. If you’re able to help us out, please consider taking a container from the basket in the Narthex, filling it with cookies, and returning it to the church office or downstairs freezer (marked “Open Shelter”).

 

Annual Youth Wreath Sale

Annual Youth Wreath Sale – Overbrook’s Youth Fellowship will be selling Christmas wreaths again to help fund their summer youth mission trip. Wreaths are $25 each. You can order them in the Narthex on any Sunday in November (or in the office on weekdays). Pick up will be December 2nd.

 

2019 SANCTUARY FLOWERS

2019 SANCTUARY FLOWERS – If you’d like to provide flowers in the sanctuary on a Sunday in 2019, please sign up on the bulletin board near the office. It’s a great way to share the joy of a celebration or to honor/memorialize people.

 

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