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YOUTH DEPARTMENT NEWS
The table printed below is intended to aid you in establishing your weekly gift to the church. Tithing of 10% has been the traditional standard of giving in the church.
Weekly Income 10% Tithe
The GNBC Usher Board is sponsoring a trip to Sight’s and Sound Theatre to see to see Jonah. Dinner will be at Miller’s Smorgasbord and shopping at the Tanger’s Outlet Mall and Farmer’s Market in Lancaster PA. on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Bus will be leaving Good Neighbor at 7:00 a.m. There is a $20.00 Non-Refundable Deposit required to hold seats due ASAP. Tickets are $150.00 per person; Children 3-12 are $90.00. Balance due July, 2017. See any Usher for information.
CHURCH ANNIVERSARY NEWS
We encourage you to kick off the anniversary with $25.00 towards your member assessment. The remaining assessment can be paid in $25.00 installments every month through October. To receive proper credit, please use an Anniversary envelope, designate Church Anniversary and include your church membership number.
Calling all walkers and supporters, don’t forget to register for our annual walk-a-thon, held Saturday, August 19, 2017, in support of our church anniversary and the Arc of Essex County, Association of Retarded Citizens and Autism. Please see Daphne Solomon, Olivie Lowery, Tasha Saffold, Tisa Rountree-Young to sign-up and receive a pledge sheet.
Church Anniversary T-shirts are available for sale, $10. Please see Daphne Solomon, Olivie Lowery, Tasha Saffold, Tisa-Rountree-Young to purchase a shirt and represent your church.
On Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.,the 46th Annual Church Anniversary Committee will be hosting a Good Neighbor Family Reunion. We are inviting you to reach out to anyone you know from the past 46 years that were a part of The GNBC Family to save the date and come home for the fellowship.
GNBC PRE-ANNUAL CHURCH ANNIVERSARY REVIVAL
Our revivalist are Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 7p.m., Pastor Fondre L. Lewis, Glory Church; Thursday, October 12, 2017, Pastor Timothy Jones, Bethany Baptist Church; Friday, October 13, 2017, Pastor Ralph M. Branch, Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.
GNBC 46TH CHURCH ANNIVERSARY
On Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. Our guest preacher for the 46th Annual Church Anniversary Proper Service will be Rev. Shirley Graham, Holy Temple Church Of God In Christ.
WOMEN’S MINISTRY NEWS
TWe are looking for people to join the Women’s Praise Dance Group. Rehearsals are on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.
Women's Fall Fellowship- September 22, 2017 Time: 7p.m.
We are looking for all GNBC Women to join us in an evening of fellowship and planning of our Women's Day 2018! Please remember to bring a wrapped gift and come with your cash or check for our Annual Chinese Auction ($15.00 minimum value). Please bring food items at 6 p.m to allow time for setup. We also thank you in advance for your food donations. Please see your birthday month for your designated items:
January - Vegetables, February - Salads, March - Desserts, April - Beverages, May - Meats, June - Vegetables, July - Starches, August - Vegetables - September - Meats, October - Salads, November - Desserts, December - Meats
The Women's Ministry Meeting will take place on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 7pm. Ladies please plan to join us.
A Women's Day 2018 Bus ride, “Boardwalk Shopping and Dinner' will take place on Saturday, Aug 26, 2017. For more information and your tickets, please see our Chairladies Sis. Catherine Frazier or Sis Veronica Williams. The cost is $40.00.
Women's Day 2018 Fundraiser - The 'Dimes In A Bottle' Fundraiser is currently underway. Please see our Chairladies to receive your bottles.
Hidden Figures Movie and Fish Fry - November 3, 2017
The Geruth Rountree Scholarship Committee will be distributing school supplies on Sunday, August 27, 2017. Let’s get our scholars ready for the upcoming school year! Any donations from the congregation will be greatly appreciated towards this effort.
We are recruiting members for the GNBC Choir. Please see Sisters Mary Chestnut or Betty Davis for more information.
SOUND TEAM NEWS
CD's and tapes of the services are now available. Tapes are $5.00 and CD's are 10.00. Please see any member of the Sound Team to purchase a CD or tape.
NEW HOPE NEWS
On Monday, August 14-Friday, August 18, 2017 at 7 p.m., The New Hope Annual Session will be held at Aenon Baptist Church, Vauxhall, NJ. Monday Night is Nurses’ Night . All nurses’ are asked to be present
ATTENTION ALL GNBC MEMBERS
Our trip to the National Museum of African American History & Culture in Washington, D.C. is rapidly approaching! Kindly be reminded if you’ve reserved seats they must be paid for in full by Sunday, September 3, 2017. Please see Sis. Tasha Saffold to complete your payments.
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Is your child struggling in Math or Reading? Tanya’s Tutoring Service offers a specialized Reading Program and help support for Math. If you are interested, see Sis. Tanya Barr (1-201-204-8977).
ATTENTION ALL MINISTRIES:
Your monthly Financial Report must be submitted to the Trustee Board by the fifteenth of each month.
If you need to get in touch with the Pastor, had a death in your family, change of address or phone number, desire to have your baby dedicated, or are being baptized, please contact our Church Clerk, Sis. Gloria Robinson. She can be reached at 973-374-8739.
PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR SICK AND SHUT INS AND THOSE IN NEED OF PRAYER