ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

LONE STARS:  Rebecca Circle is sponsoring a social evening for you "LONE STARS" on the fourth Saturday of the month.  This month it will be on May 26th at 7:00 p.m. in the Surge Youth Room.  It will be a movie night with popcorn.  If you have a special snack you would like to share...feel free to bring it along.  This is a relaxed evening with christian friends.  Who are the LONE STARS?  Single people, widowed, separated, never married, divorced, one or all of the above who would like to share a social evening with other Christian folks.  

TRUSTEES SECURITY TEAM:  The Trustees are requesting volunteers to assist with church security on Sunday mornings.  If interested in being a part of this team, please contact Bob Decker at 302-545-7765 or Ron Schmidt at 302-287-0998 or sign up at the Welcome Center Desk.

BIBLE MUSEUM IN WASHING D.C.:  Pastor Amy is arranging a trip in July to the new Bible Museum in Washington D.C..  If you are interewted in going, please sign up at the Welcome Center Desk or call the Church office at 302-798-8472.  It will probably be a Monday or a Friday.

NURSERY VOLUNTEERS:  Atonement Church is looking for volunteers to be part of a group of people to assist in the Nursery for children ages infant – 5 years old for Sunday Mornings during Traditional or Contemporary service.  If interested, there is a signup sheet at the Welcome Center or contact Lynn Peters at 798-8472 or Mary Ryan at 792-0372.

ABBBA'S DAUGHTERS:  There will be no meeting in May.  Abba's Daughters is a women's ministry that meets the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10:00 - 12:00 in the Welcome Center.   For more information, you can contact Donna Johnson at 610-800-9896. 

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY:  We are looking for a team of volunteers to serve in the nursery and KIDMO on a monthly basis.  Whatever time you can give would be appreciated.  If you are interested, please contact Mary Ryan at 484-433-0720.

BUS MINISTRY:  We are looking to start up a bus ministry to provide transportation to our members that are in need of transportation to worship service, Bible studies, and events.  If you are interested, please see Pastor John.

EXERCISE & PRAYER ROOM:  Atonement has an exercise room and prayer room available to all, open Monday-Thursday, 8:30 - 4:30.

CARDS FOR MILITARY:  Anyone wish to send cards to Trevor Richards or any servicemen can do so by placing them in the manila envelope at the Welcome Center Desk and Mary Richards will make sure they gate mailed.

CLAYMONT COMMUNITY FOOD CLOSET:  The center is in need of support!  There's a round container located outside of the Welcome Center where you may drop off items.  You may also write a check to the CC Food Center.

ATONEMENT'S FOOD CLOSET:  Atonement's FoodCloset serves many people in our church and community.  On average, we are handing out 20 bags/month.  We want to continue serving the Claymont community and beyond but need your help.  We are currently in need of peanut butter, jelly, cereal, rice, canned vegetables, crackers, applesauce, spaghetti sauce & noodles, and personal hygiene items such as shampoo, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, and deodorant.  Donated items can be placed in cart outside of the Nursery. 

SAMARITAN'S PURSE WELL WATER:  The Well Water ministry will now go towards Samaritan's Purse.  We have raised $2,433.77 to date.  To donate, please leave change in the water jug found in the Welcome Center.