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Friday, November 1, 2019
“FALL BACK” THIS WEEKEND
Don’t forget to set your clocks back an hour Saturday night as
Daylight Saving Time ends November 3.

Preschool & Children's Ministry

* First Grade Bible Presentation
Sunday, November 10, during both morning services. If your child is a First Grader and would like to receive a Bible, please contact Terri, 881-7636.
 

Student Ministry

* Fall Retreat for all students 6th-12th grades - Friday-Sunday, November 15-17 at Camp Barnabas in Purdy, Missouri. For more information or to register online, click here, or call the office, 881-7636. Email David Vailes with questions.
 

Senior Adult Ministry

* Young In Heart
Tuesday, November 5, 9:30 a.m. till noon in Fellowship Hall. A monthly fellowship, presentation, and lunch for all senior adults. This month, special guest Richard Crabtree will be sharing historical pictures of Springfield, particularly of the north side.
 

College Ministry

* Passion 2020
Hey College Students, we are going to Passion in Atlanta over Christmas Break, leaving on December 30 and returning January 3. Cost is $275 and includes everything except your food! Details and registration information HERE! Email David Vailes with questions.
 

Women's Ministry

* "Simply Christmas" Brunch
Saturday, December 7, 9-10 a.m. Mark your calendars.
* Mom2Mom - Next Session Friday, November 8, 9:25-11:30 a.m.
Ladies, join other moms in the Family Life Center for an uplifting and inspiring morning as we fellowship together. Mom2Mom is for moms with kids of ALL ages from babies to adults! Join us and embrace the person God desires you to be! The $50 fee is for the entire year (all sessions August-May). You may pay $25 each semester. Please REGISTER HERE (even if you have registered in the past) to let us know you'll be attending. NOTE: More moms are always welcome, but childcare for Mom2Mom is at capacity. 
 

Men's Ministry

* Men's Pancake Feed
Saturday, November 2, 8 a.m. in Room 123. All men welcome!
COLLEGE MINISTRY
Passion  2020 in Atlanta, Georgia

December 30-January 3. Sign up by November 1. Get info and register here

Serving Our Community

* THANK YOU!
Thanks to all who gave candy, donated trunks, and helped with our annual Trunk or Treat last weekend! We served hundreds of families and it was a great time of fellowship and fun. 
* 2019 Thanksgiving Basket Project
You can help by providing a cash donation to help purchase food or come help on Friday, November 22 to help sort and bag food and/or distribute baskets. Contact Robin, 881-7636.
* "Best Christmas Pageant Ever", Sunday, December 8
Everyone is welcome to participate and help! Rehearsals are Sundays at noon in the Family Life Center. Our cast will include adults, youth, and children. Something for everyone! We're also looking for a good crew to help with sets, costumes, tech, more! Contact Robin for more details, 881-7636. 
 

Missions

* Women On Mission, Thursday, November 7, 1 p.m. in The Library
Join us as we pray for missionaries and mission activities, participate in mission projects, and hear updates on mission events. Call Barbara Woods, 883-0588, for info or a ride.
* Greene County Baptist Women Day of Prayer
Monday, November 4, at South Gate Baptist Church, 1:30-5:00 p.m. Call Barbara Woods, 883-0588, for info or a ride.
* Are you interested in going on an International Mission Trip in 2020?
South Haven will be sending two international teams out: Nicaragua and Brazil. There will be a 2020 International Missions meeting soon. If you have ANY interest in being a part of a mission team next year, please contact David Vailes, 881-7637.
* Temple Baptist's Neighborhood Christmas Toy Giveaway Project
Help us assist Temple Baptist with their Neighborhood Toy Giveaway by providing new or gently used toys for ages preschool-teenage. Make a financial donation to buy toys (mark envelope "Christmas Toy Project"). Suggested price for new toys, $5-$20. No battery-powered toys, please. Gently used bikes appreciated. Bring toys to the Family Life Center or the foyer anytime through Saturday, November 30. We're hoping to collect at least 400 toys. For more info, contact Sherry Jeffers, 882-2201, or Robin, 881-7636.
* Operation Christmas Child
Collection week is November 18-25, 2019. As you pack your shoebox, please include $9 shipping in an envelope with your gifts, or you may pay it online through Follow Your Box. This $9 helps to pay for processing, shipping, training local churches, and the Greatest Gift gospel booklets. To mail a shoebox (6 lb 4 oz)  to an address in Springfield, the cost is $8.30. To Equador, South America, $70.09. To Gabon, West Africa, $86.25. To Serbia, Europe, is $66.28. To Vietnam, SE Asia, $73.71. Isn't it AMAZING that shoebox gifts with only $9 shipping can reach millions of children all over the world to let them know about JESUS?
 

Family Life Center

* Sewing 101
You've been requesting it! Now it's here! Tuesdays through November 12, 6-8 p.m. in the Craft Room. Teacher: Ashley Copeland. Each night we'll learn a different sewing technique by making a pillow so by the end of the session you'll have three really cute pillows. Some hand sewing, some machine sewing. Don't have a sewing machine? We'll have some available. Some supplies required. For more info and to sign up, click here, or contact the Family Life Center, 877-9316.
* Upward Basketball and Cheerleading for K-4th Grade
Eight-week half-court league! Registration dates (for team placement):
  *Sunday, Nov 3, 2:00-5:00 p.m.
  *Monday, Nov 4, 4:30-7:00 p.m.
  *Tuesday, Nov 5, 4:30-7:00 p.m.
First week of practice starts November 18, 2019 (no practice Dec 23-Jan 5). First game is January 11, 2020. Click here for info and to register. Contact the Family Life Center for details, 877-9316.
Upward Basketball & Cheerleading in the Family Life Center
Eight-week half-court league for all K-4th Graders.
Registration for team placement begins November 3.
Click here for more info and to sign up.

Wednesday Evenings

* Fall Schedule
-- 5:30-6:30 --
        Fellowship Dinner
        Adults $5, kids $2 (max per family $15)
        Orchestra Rehearsal
        Handbell Choir Rehearsal
-- 6:00-6:30 --
        Prayer Meeting
        Open Gym (for children only)
-- 6:30-7:30 --
        Adult Bible Studies
        Student Ministry
        Children’s Ministry
-- 6:30-7:45 --
        Worship Choir Rehearsal
-- 8:00-10:00 --
        Worship Team Rehearsal
CLICK HERE for a complete schedule.
* Bible Study, "Hebrews" with Pastor Ryan
6:30 in Room 124
* Bible Study: "In-depth Study of Colossians"
6:30 p.m. in the Room 123. 
* Women’s Study: “Advent” (begins 11/6) 
6:00 P.M. in the Library
* Wednesday Evening Family Meal, 5:30-6:30
Click here for complete menu.
 

Other Bible Study Opportunities

* Women's Bible Study: "In-depth Study of Colossians"
Thursdays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. in Room 123. Taught by Robin Reed. (begins 10/24) 
* Women's Bible Study: "Jesus: The One and Only"
Thursdays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. in the Craft Room.
* Men's Bible Study
Thursdays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. in the Library with Howard Redmon.
 

How Can I Serve?

* Please Consider Joining South Haven’s Security Team
You will serve about one Sunday every three months. There are three members per team and duties are to be the eyes and ears of the church during service times. You will walk the church halls and parking lot to spot any potential problems and report them to the team leader or church administrator. This is a great way to serve at South Haven and no experience is needed. Please prayerfully consider serving. Contact Larry Roberts to join or to get questions answered, 417-881-7636. Thank You.
* 2019 Thanksgiving Basket Project
You can help by providing a cash donation to help purchase food or come help on Friday, November 22 to help sort and bag food and/or distribute baskets. Contact Robin, 881-7636.
* Carpenter's Kids Preschool Needs Homemade Muffins
Can you help provide homemade muffins for Carpenter's Kids Harvest Breakfast where kids invite their dads and grandpas to join them for breakfast, November 1 & 2? Contact Carmen, 881-7753.
* Do You Love Working With Children? 
Looking for part-time employment? We are looking for someone to help take care of children on Fridays twice a month from 9:00-11:30 a.m. for our Mom2Mom Bible study. If interested, please contact Terri, 881-7636.
* Join Our First Service Worship Choir or Orchestra
You are invited to be part of a wonderful group of people who lead our first service worship service every week. It’s not too late to learn and sing the Christmas music that will be presented on December 8. No audition is required for the Worship Choir, and only a simple audition for the Orchestra which rehearses in the sanctuary on Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The choir rehearses Wednesdays from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. in the choir room. Contact David Smith, 881-7636, if you have any questions.
* Are You Being Led To Help In Our Visitor Center?
Would you be interested in serving on Sunday mornings as part of our Greeters Team? Greet at the door, guide guest families, assist on the parking lot, more! Call the church office, 881-7636. 
* Join Our Photography Team
If you have a camera and love to take pictures, please contact Chad Spencer or sign up in the church office, 881-7636.
* Got Tech Skills?
Do you have experience operating or want to learn how to operate sound, ProPresenter, or lights? Join our Tech Team! Contact Chad Spencer, 881-7636.
* Musicians and Vocalists!
If you play an instrument or sing and want to get plugged in to the Second Service Creative Team, please contact Chad Spencer or sign up in the church office, 881-7636.
 

Still More News

* Annual Thanksgiving Banquet
Mark your calendar! Sunday, November 24, 5:30 p.m. Tickets ($5) available beginning Sunday, November 3.
* "Best Christmas Pageant Ever", Sunday, December 8
Everyone is welcome to participate and help! Rehearsals are Sundays at noon in the Family Life Center. Our cast will include adults, youth, and children. Something for everyone! We're also looking for a good crew to help with sets, costumes, tech, more! Contact Robin for more details, 881-7636. 
* The Weekly Prayer Guide is available here.
* The Wednesday Evening Family Night meal menu is available here.
Get tickets in the foyer beginning this Sunday or call the office, 881-7636.
Adults $5; Children $3
Maximum $22/Family

kingdom contributions - october 27

* Budget Offering: $16,684.02
* Year To Date Giving: $1,094,393.16
* Year To Date Budget: $1,165,961.54
* Capital Improvements (given to date): $561.098.82
* Ready to start giving online? It's safe and easy. Just CLICK HERE.
 

weekly attendance - october 27

* Total Worship: 518
* Total Sunday 428
 

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