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Chapel Weekly Email - October 26, 2021

Chapel Weekly Email - October 26, 2021

October 26, 2021


Last Sunday 

"To this we are witnesses" – Acts 3:1-22

A Spirit-filled life leads to a world filled with wonder. Does your life make the world wonder?

To learn more about the Annual Focus, click HERE. To hear and see more from our Sunday worship services, visit wcchapel.org/worship or click on the video below:

Service times are sticking but our locations are switching!

Beginning Sunday, November 7, our 9am service will move inside and our 11am service will move outside. You can always worship online anytime at wcchapel.org/worship.

 


Family Night: Fall Festival

Thursday, November 4 from 5:30-7pm, outside under the tent
Everyone in the Chapel Family is invited to come together

for activities and worship music! We will have hayrides, crafts,
a cake walk, pumpkins, and more! Dinner will be provided.
P
lease register by clicking the link below so we can prepare. 

 

 

Senior Ministry Coffee and Chat

Tuesday, November 9 from 9:30-11am, outside under the tent

You are invited for a chance to reconnect with other seniors and share conversation, coffee or tea, and “goodies” under the tent. 

Contact: Karen Thompson at  , 757-291-6819. Please register by Friday, November 5 using the button below so we will know how much to prepare.


Women's Open Door Advent:
Serve & Celebrate

Tuesdays, Nov. 9 & 16 from 6:30-8:30pm OR Wednesdays, Nov. 10 & 17 from 10-11:30am

Join us as we gather together before the Advent season for fellowship and to hear from a speaker. As a service project, we will pack Christmas boxes for students at the Merrimac Juvenile Detention Center. Please invite friends and neighbors to join us! 
This is a free event and no registration is required.
For more information, contact: 


Starting Point
Ready to learn more about the Chapel? 

Sunday, November 14 from 12:30-2pm, Student Ministry Worship Room, lunch will be provided

Our Starting Point class is a great opportunity to discover more about the mission and ministries of the Williamsburg Community Chapel. You will learn about why we exist as an interdenominational family of faith, how to get connected, and what to do if you'd like to become a member. If you have any questions, contact Hunter Ruch at   or register using the button below.


Children's Ministry Update 

Watch the video above of Teresa Spencer explaining all the new updates for Children's Ministry!

We are now welcoming children ages 3, 4, and 5 into Woodward Hall during the outdoor sermon and closing song. Parents can print badges (name tags/security stickers) as soon as you arrive in the Main Foyer that morning. You will receive one to place on your child’s back and one for you to keep with a security number on it. After the offertory song, we will ask parents to escort their kids to the Main Foyer where staff and volunteers will lead them to Woodward Hall for a lesson, more songs, and a few games. You can pick up your kids after the service is over in Woodward Hall.

One more change to our services: Given the fact that we have averaged less than one child in the indoor service, we will only be offering Children’s Ministry programming for the outdoor service. However, if this throws a wrench in your schedule PLEASE let us know and we will gladly gather some staff together to care for your children if you come to the indoor service. Just text us and we will be ready for you (Rich Sylvester, 757-784-2644; Christine Thomas, 757-256-8775). We will reevaluate this for the Advent season based off your feedback and suggestions. So again, let us know how we can best serve you on Sunday mornings!


Condolence

We extend our prayers and sympathy to the Smith family on the passing of Rob's mother, Virginia Smith.


Save the Dates: Jan. 16-23, 2022
Community Of Faith Mission Homeless Shelter

The Chapel will be hosting the winter homeless shelter from Jan. 16-23, 2022. The success of the shelter is only possible through the wonderful dedication of our volunteers who are needed for a variety of jobs and shifts. Please be on the lookout for more information on registering to volunteer in the next few weeks! 


Stay Connected

Devotion and Prayer 

Wednesdays at 9:30, under the tent and online

Join us for prayer and fellowship every Wednesday. You can pray with us either in-person under the tent or online at wcchapel.org/devotions, Facebook, and YouTube. If you cannot join us at 9:30am, the most recent prayer time is also available on our website in addition to Facebook and YouTube.

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Prayer/Pastoral Care

If you are in need of prayer, submit your prayer request on our digital Prayer Wall HERE. As always, please call the church office at 229-7152 with any pastoral care needs. For more information on receiving care, click HERE. If you can provide help, click HERE to view opportunities.

Sunday Worship

Sundays at 9am (Outside)*, 11am (Inside)*, online anytime
Both worship services are livestreamed at wcchapel.org/worshipFacebook, or YouTube. Join us 15 minutes prior to each service for highlights from the past week, special online-only updates, and to connect in the chat boxes with our online hosts.

*Beginning Sunday, November 7, our 9am service will move inside and our 11am service will move outside. 


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