RESPONSIVE READING (Psalm 100:1-5) -------------
CONGREGATIONAL HYMN #594--------“When We All Get to Heaven”
Continuation Annual Church Business Meeting: The Continuation of our Annual Church Business Meeting will be Monday (tomorrow), November 26, 2018 at 7:00 pm in Malone Hall. All members are encouraged to be prayerful and in attendance.
Sis. Kathy Murrell, Trustee Vice Chairman
Pastor John Bledsoe, Church Moderator
Upcoming Event: The George Robert Garner III Branch an affiliate of the National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc., presents the Dr. Samuel M. Walker Jr. Senior Citizen Talent Search Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 3:00 pm. $20 per person. Featuring Sis. Jo Lynn Horton, Vocal Contestant - Sis. Betty Jo Ford Arranger/Piano Accompanist. Location: Altadena Baptist Church, 791 E. Calaveras St. - Altadena, 91001. Your presence will be greatly appreciated! See Sister Betty Jo Ford for Tickets (626) 806-6832.
Attention All Seniors! Our Annual Senior Luncheon will be held at Morning Star Christian Church, 980 Rio Grande Street, Pasadena, CA on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 from 12:00 Noon-2:00 pm. Please RSVP by November 18, 2018 to Sis. Mildred Hudson at (626) 791-3369. There will be NO SIGN UPS after that date.
Members!! If you have A NEW ADDRESS, OR PHONE NUMBER, please submit it to the church office at 626-798-8611, so that we can update your record. Thank you.
Church Office Staff
Holiday Baskets!!! Please help us provide Christmas Baskets to those in need by bringing your best-canned goods and other donated food items, and place them in the plastic container near the water fountain in the vestibule. Thank you. The Pantry Ministry
Online Giving: Metro now offers PayPal as an option to give (Tithes, Offering, Special offering...). We continue to accept cash and checks. PayPal is just another option for those interested in online giving. You may access by going to our website and selecting the Online Giving page, or you may use the following link: https://www.mbcaltadena.org/online-giving. Your financial information is secured by PayPal and will not be shared with Metro. If you have questions regarding online access via our website or are interested in receiving instructions on how to use Online Giving, please contact Deaconess Shanda Huston. You may contact Sis Shirley Edwards regarding bank transfer questions. Special thanks to all involved in making this option available!
Deaconess Kathy Murrell, Vice-Chair, Trustee Board.
2018 Black Family 5k National Walk & Thanksgiving Tradition! GirlTrek invites you and hundreds across the country to host a "Black Family 5K" with your family this Thanksgiving. Aunties, uncles, grandparents and neighbors will gather after dinner on Thursday, or during the holiday weekend to walk together. Most walks will happen on Thursday after dinner and Friday morning - to rebuke and burn off the pies and cobbler. For more information and to register your family, go to www.girltrek.wufoo.com.
Submitted by Kathy Murrell
“Church-Wide Van-Pool” Starting immediately, Metropolitan will provide transportation to Sunday-Church School and Morning Worship Service to ALL IN NEED OF A RIDE! Please schedule your transportation request by calling 626-798-8611. A seat will be reserved for you and if you cannot keep your scheduled appointment, you must cancel by 3 pm on Friday. Our revitalized “Church Wide Carpool” must have a total of at least ten (10) requesting riders scheduled for each Sunday. Members, this means we are active in inviting friends, relatives, neighbors, and others to join us in studying God’s Word!
The Deacon Ministry
Attention All Students - All Ages!!! GET THE HELP YOU NEED! Tutoring is each Monday (except Holidays, spring and summer breaks) from 6:00 – 7:00 pm in Malone Hall.
Prayer and Bible Study: Please join us for Prayer and Bible Study each Wednesday at 12:00 Noon, and again at 7: 30 pm. The Youth and Young Adult Bible Study is on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm, upstairs.
Pastor Tyrone Skinner