Poinsettia Delivery and Visits to Homebound

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Share the message of Christmas joy with our homebound members. Gifts of poinsettias are available the Gathering Room and Mac Lobby. Pick one up and deliver it and a card from the children to one of our members who is no longer able to worship with us.  Cards with names and addresses of those will be available for you to make your selection. Thank you for sharing the spirit of care and love to these special members.

Staff Love Offering

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Gainesville First, you are blessed with an outstanding and talented church staff who strives year round to be salt and light in our church and the Gainesville area. During the first weeks of Advent, you will receive a Staff Love Offering envelope with your weekly bulletin on Sundays. Will you prayerfully consider brightening your church staff’s Christmas season with a monetary gift? If possible, we would like to receive your offering by Sunday, December 16. Thank you for who you are and for your generosity. - Frank Norton, Jr., SPR Chairman

2018 Christmas Eve Offering

In Tanzania, one in nine children die before their fifth birthday, and one in fifteen do not make it through their first year. Lack of quality medical care is a major contributor to these deaths.

An estimated 34% of Tanzanian children are growth stunted due to chronic malnutrition, well above global averages. 

What is the solution?