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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
DEACONS, DEACONESS’ AND TRUSTEES ANNIVERSARY NEWS
On Sunday, September 23, 2018 the Deacon, Deaconesses, and Trustees will be celebrating their Anniversary during morning service.
WOMEN’S MINISTRY NEWS
We are looking for people to join the Women’s Praise Dance Group. Rehearsals are on Mondays at 7:00 p.m.
WOMEN’S DAY 2018
There is still time to complete your “ Dimes In A Bottle” and Women’s Day 2018 pledges. Please see any Trustee to complete your pledges.
WOMEN’S DAY 2019
ATTENTION GNBC WOMEN:
Come let us bless the Lord together with our Fall Fellowship on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 7 p.m. Let us fellowship together with planning of our Women's Day 2019! and have fun with our silent Auction. Please remember to bring a wrapped gift and come with your cash or check for our Annual Chinese Auction ($15.00 minimum value). Please see your birthday month for your designated items:
January - Meats, February - Starches, March - Salads, April -Desserts, May - Beverages, June - Meats, July -Vegetables, August -Starches, September -Vegetable, October -Meats, November - Salads, December- Deserts.
Followed by: our Zumba Fundraiser on Saturday, September 29, 2018; ages 13 and up from 12- 2 p.m.. Zumba is not only for women, men are welcome too. This will be 2 hours of fun thru exercising and shopping with our venders, healthy refreshments will be served afterwards. Oh and by the way our own Kimberly Ghorm will be our Zumba Instructor. Tickets are $10; 15 at the door. If you have not purchased a ticket Please see Sisters Sharifa Thomas or Veronica Williams for Tickets.
On Sunday, November 4, 2018 after service we will have our Spaghetti Dinner. Tickets are $10.00. Stay and fellowship with us as we enjoy the Lord together. Please see Sisters Sharifa Thomas or Veronica Williams for tickets.
And our grand finale will be on Saturday, February 9, 2019, with our 100 Women In Hats Brunch from 11 a.m- 2 p.m., where you will be judged on the uniqueness, colorful, and biggest hats. Come join us as we fellowship together with eating, shopping with our Venders and be ministered to by our own Min. Louise Scott- Rountree. Come out and be blessed and let us have a Hallelujah good time!!! Please don’t forget to bring a friends. Tickets are $20.00. Please see Sisters Veronica Williams or Sharifa Thomas for Tickets.
Our scholars are off to college! Let’s keep Niyla Barr, Dazare Fortune, and Jelisa Lovett in our prayers for a successful and safe academic journey.
Sending a huge thank you to the scholarship committee members for their generous donations of school supplies for our students.
The scholarship committee will meet on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 6:30p.m. All members are asked to be present.
CHURCH ANNIVERSARY NEWS
CHURCH ANNIVERSARY NEWS
GNBC's 15th Annual Walk
Theme “Moving Forward by Faith” For We Walk by Faith Not by Sight” II Cor. 5:7
COLORS: RED & BLACK
ARNELLE ALEXANDER WALK-A-THON RESULTS
Matthew Aaron 3.2
Joanne Walker 11.0
Wanda Robinson 11.0
Frankie Rosa 9.6
Amber Carrington 6.6
Denyzha Hunter 6.6
Jada Graves 6.6
Kayla Graves 6.6
Kyla Thomas 6.6
Alexis Carrington 5.9
Bobby Alexander 5.4
Jayden Larkins 4.4
Quashawn Gordon 4.4
Robert Williams 4.4
Tisa Rountree-Young 4.4
Martis Daniel 3.7
Brian Crawford 2.7
LaToya Alexander 2.7
Veronica Williams 2.7
B. Helena Blackwell 2.5
Bre'lyn Paige 2.2
Carlton Young 2.2
Denise Moses 2.2
Gail Scudder 2.2
Kenny Johnson 2.2
Mary Thomas 2.2
Sharifa Thomas 2.2
Adrienne Cain-Jackson 2.0
Charles Alexander 1.5
George A. Blackwell III 1.5
Renee Graves 1.5
Terrell Robinson 1.5
Geraldine Holmon 1.0
Louise A. Rountree 1.0
Mary Watson 1.0
Emily Hall 0.5
Gary Alexander 0.5
Gussie Shepherd 0.5
Lorretta Seamon 0.5
Louise Scott-Rountree 0.5
Seleta Corbin 0.5
Shavaughn Tiffany Hall 0.5
Mariah Gyamfi 0.5
Total Miles Walked 151.4
$805 Cynthia Alexander
Most Pledges from Sponsors
$700 Wanda Robinson
Most Miles Walked - Lake
Adult - 13.2 Dea. Matthew Aaron
Senior - 5.4 Bobby Alexander
Senior - 1.5 (field) Rev. George Blackwell
Youth - 9.6 Frankie Rosa
Thank you to all who walked, sponsored our walkers, purchased T-shirts, donated or came out to support our Church Anniversary Fundraiser, through the solicitation of the walkers, the generosity of the sponsors, the Alexander family and all who donated. We reached our fundraiser goal and because of your efforts, we are blessed to be a blessing to our very own LaToya Alexander with a donation towards her high school expenses.
A special thanks to Gwendolyn Thomas for blood pressure/pulse checks and providing health tips. Again, a BIG THANK YOU to everyone and looking forward to you walking with us next year.
On Saturday, October 6, 2018 at 6:30p.m., the GNBC Anniversary Committee invites you to attend the Spiritual Harvest Event of the year, the G.N.B.C Gospel Jazz Café featuring our own world renown J.C. & Co. and world renowned Host Steven Strickland – Tickets are $25.00 – please see Sis. Daphne Solomon for Tickets. Thanking you in advance for your support.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 – (Preacher)Pastor Jerry Williams- Worship Leader – Dr. Albert J. Lewis - Music – provided by the Newark Symphony Hall choral)
Thursday, October 18, 2018, Pastor Ralph M. Branch will be our guest preacher from the Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church along with the Mt. Calvary music ministry.
Friday, October 19, 2018, Pastor Charlie Bates, Jr. will be our Guest Preacher from Mt. Ararat Baptist Church – Jamesburg, N.J.
We are asking each member for a sacrificial offering of $20.00 for the Revival.
47th CHURCH ANNIVERSARY
Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 10 a.m. for our Anniversary proper service, our guest preacher will be Pastor Frances Teabout, Open Door Worship Center, Jersey City, N.J.
The 47th Annual Assessment is $100.00. May God continue to bless our Good Neighbor family and all they do to bless the house.
MUSIC MINISTRY NEWS
For the month of September (only), the Youth Choir will sing on the third Sunday and the GNBC will sing on the fourth Sunday
Please remember your Sweet Sister on her birthday.
We are recruiting members for the GNBC Choir. Please see Sisters Mary Chestnut or Betty Davis for more information.
WANTED!!!! If you are a Morning person and enjoy Greeting people- then "We Are Looking for YOU”! Come aboard and be apart of the Hospitality Ministry. Please see Deas. Joyce Hines or Deas. Camille Perry.
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
Min. Catherine Frazier would like to thank the entire GNBC Family for their support in the Queen Rally: Special thanks to Rev. Blackwell and First Lady Blackwell. Trustee Mary Thomas for the flyers. To the kitchen Committee, Job Well Done!!!, Min. Chestnut, Min. Terri Fontaine, Deas. Camille Perry, Sis. Michelle Gold, my Sweet Sister and the Trustee Board. To my Former Co-chair, Veronica Williams, and the Women’s Department, thank You so much for everything.
ATTENTION ALL GNBC MEMBERS
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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.