Northgate Baptist Church
Friday, December 14, 2018
Living the Acts 1:8 Challenge

Fall Activities

December - Ringing Bells for Salvation Army - Dates/Times to be announced
December - Deliver Christmas Boxes to Area Schools - Times to be announced
          We will once again partner with Appalachian Christmas Boxes to deliver boxes of toys and other goodies to take to the schools in Raleigh County. This is a great ministry outreach. We will deliver boxes to area schools, and they will hand them out to their students who need them.  We will be going to Central Head Start, 114 Lebanon Lane, Beckley on Wednesday, Dec. 19. The party starts at 9:30, but they suggest we arrive at 9:00.   The party for Sophia Head Start will be on Friday, Dec. 21 at 10:00 am and will be held at the Sophia Church of God gymnasium, 201 Basham St., Sophia. Those helping with the party are asked to meet at the school or church where the party is taking place.   If you would like to participate in delivering these boxes, please contact James and Jennifer Watson at 304-228-7760 or 304-228-6642.
 Wed, Dec. 12  - Church Wide Christmas Dinner - 6:00 pm
          The Annual Christmas Dinner will be held in the Fellowship Hall at 6:00 pm Wednesday, Dec. 12. The church provides the meat, rolls and drinks, and everyone else is asked to bring a side or a dessert.  So bring your preferred dish, and come join us for a Christmas celebration, and a time of food, fellowship and fun. All Bible Studies are cancelled, and the children involved in the Christmas play practice will eat first, so they can go to practice.
Sunday, Dec. 16 - Children / Youth Christmas Plays - 6:00 pm
          The Children and Youth will be having their Christmas play Sunday night, Dec. 16 at 6:00 pm. Everyone is invited to come out as they tell us the Christmas story. It is a story that is everlasting, and reminds us of the real reason for the season.
Wednesday, Dec. 19 - Christmas Caroling at Heritage House - 6:30 - 7:30
          Join us as we take Christmas cookies and hot chocolate to our neighbors at Heritage House and share in Christmas Caroling. Bring some cookies, your children and some friends, and join us as we minister to our neighbors. 
Monday, Dec. 24 - Candlelight Christmas Eve Service - 6:00 pm
          On Monday, Dec. 24 we will have a special candlelight service to remember the real reason for the season. Bring your family, friends and neighbors and come to this special service. What better way to celebrate the eve of Christ’s birth than in community worship?