ANNOUNCEMENTS

NEW CANDY CART BIBLE VERSE REQUIREMENT FOR CHILDREN 6-13… They must be able to recite the posted Bible verse to receive the candy reward.  Verses are posted with the Weekly Bible Readings in the Sunday bulletin and online.

THE NEW ISSUE OF “THE PRAISE REPORT” NEWSLETTER IS AVAILABLE ONLINE under the “News” tab at www.UjimaChurch.org

WE NEED ALL MEMBERS FOR OUR 30TH ANNIVERSARY VIDEO!!! Ujima turns 30 on the 3rd Sunday of February.  A sign-up schedule for recording is available in the vestibule.  Recording will take place on January 30 and February 6. Designated recording times are available for Sunday Time for Truth students. See bulletin insert for details.

CHRISTIAN MISSION SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY WINTER 2022 REGISTRATION is from Jan. 10 to Feb. 1 for “New Testament Foundations”. Classes are from Feb 8 to April 5, 2022. See insert for details or visit www.CMST-Online.org 

WE ARE IN NEED OF ADDITIONAL DOOR TEMPERATURE VOLUNTEERS. Volunteer should see First Lady Tanya Norwood

THE WOMEN OF NIA WILL NOT MEET A CRACKER BARREL THIS MONTH DUE TO COVID PRECAUTIONS. A Zoom meeting will be conducted on Friday, Jan. 21, at 6:30PM. Lesson 7, “Living in Obedience,” will be discussed.  See Sister Norwood for Zoom information.

ANNUAL GIVING STATEMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON  JAN. 30TH. See the Trustees for your statement.

COVID VACCINES & BOOSTERS -

Trenton Fire HQ, 244 Perry Street.. All 3 Vaccines 1st and 2nd dose... Pfizer Booster... 3rd Dose of Moderna (3rd dose of Moderna available to senior citizens,first responders / medical personnel, homebound, and immunocompromised residents every Wednesday 3Pm-7PM and Saturday 9AM-1PM only.)

Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Avenue – All Vaccines Available Monday through Saturday

Wal-Mart Pharmacy on Nottingham Way in Hamilton Twp - All Vaccines and Boosters Available ...  no appointment necessary 

IF YOU GIVE IN-PERSON OR BY BANK ELECTRONIC DRAFT AND DON’T USE AN ENVELOPE, YOUR OFFERING OR TITHE CAN NOT BE CREDITED TO YOU.  Please fill in the information on the appropriate envelope and use it in order to have your tithes and offerings recorded.  ONLINE GIVERS THROUGH THE CHURCH WEBSITE ARE AUTOMATICALLY RECORDED BUT ARE  ASKED TO PLACE AN “ON-LINE GIVER CARD” IN THE OFFERING PLATE AS A WITNESS TO OTHERS.

“WHO ARE YOU?” CHURCH INVITE CARDS are available in the vestibule. Take a few, give them out, leave them wherever you go.

THE “BUSY BEES” BUILDING FUND CLUB needs you to donate to meet our building and fuel demands without touching the ministry budget.  Please give a little extra on the 2nd Sunday Offering.

ALL PAST ISSUES OF THE PRAISE REPORT ARE ON THE CHURCH WEBSITE! See the “News” menu item for copies

GOT CHANGE? DONATE YOUR LOOSE CHANGE to meet building needs. A change jar is available on Sundays in the sanctuary vestibule.

UJIMA’S MIGHTY MEN MEET IN-PERSON & BY CONFERENCE CALL  for fellowship on the first Sundays at 9:30AM in the Lighthouse Café. This is an Outreach Opportunity!

PASTOR NORWOOD’S RECENT SERMONS can be downloaded or streamed online at www.UjimaChurch.org or at www.facebook.com/RevNorwood

Upcoming Events:

Church Anniversary - Sunday, February 20, 2022

2022 Church Family Retreat - Sunday to Thursday, 7/3-10/2022

Upcoming 2022 Holy Days and Special Observances: Church Anniversary 2/20; Ash Wednesday (Lent begins) 3/2; Palm Sunday 4/10; Holy Thursday 4/14; Good Friday 4/15; Resurrection Sunday 4/17; Mother’s Day 5/8; Ascension Day 5/26; Pentecost 6/5; Father’s Day 6/19; Reformation Day (observed) 10/30; All Saints Day (observed) 11/6; Thanksgiving 11/24;  First Sunday of Advent 11/27; Christmas 12/25; Watchnight 12/31