Weekly Announcements

For more information about the following events, please contact the Winter Park office at 910-791-4725

Deacons Meeting:  There will be a Deacons meeting January 26 at 12:15 p.m. in the CC conference room.

Quarterly Business Meeting: Our Quarterly Church Business meeting will be January 26 at 5:00 p.m. in Allen Hall. We hope to see you there.

Lunch & Learn: Tuesday, 12:00 p.m., Allen Hall – Porkloin

Wednesday Night Supper: Wednesday, 4:30 p.m., Allen Hall – Baked Potato Bar

Worship Care For Preschoolers: Thank you for serving in Worship Care for Preschoolers next Sunday, February 2: Susan Mitchell, Meredith Mitchell, Kathy Blackley, Robin Cromartie, Kathy Miller, and Brenda Waddell.

Save the Date! Girls on Mission retreat at Ft. Caswell is January 31-February 2!  Elementary girls (grades 1-5) are invited.  Moms are welcome to join their daughters, but it is not necessary.  Cost is $85.00 for girls; $150.00 for mom and daughter.  Registration forms are outside Allison’s office. Payment due on January 31!

Missions Committee: Do you want to Go Tell It Off the Mountain? Want to be more involved at Winter Park?  Not sure how?  The Missions Committee will be having an Involvement Fair in April, but you do not have to wait.  If the spirit is moving, you now and you don’t know where to start ask a member of the committee.  Don’t know the members?  Come to the Welcome Center just after Open Door or the Concourse door near the piano after 11:00 and a member of the Missions Committee will be happy to talk more.  Feel free to Contact Tara Simpson or Mike Womble anytime to get connected with some of the amazing ministries at Winter Park.

WINGS: WINGS invites you to this year’s Ladies Tea on March 7 at 11:00 a.m.  Be on the lookout for more details to come.  If you are interested in hosting a table for the tea, now is the time to sign-up! You can sign up January 26 and February 2 before/after the services.

WPBC Preschool:  The Weekday Preschool will be holding registration for the 2020-2021 school year beginning on Wednesday, January 29 for church members and currently enrolled students.  Open enrollment for the community will begin on Monday, February 10.  Enrollment packets are now available in the preschool office.  Please call Jessica or Merle at (910)799-2029 for more information or to schedule a tour.

Winter Jam Concert: Some Winter Park families will be traveling to Greensboro, on Saturday February 15, for the Winter Jam Concert – featuring lots of different artists: Crowder, Passion, Andy Mineo, Building 429, and others. It’s general admission, $15 tickets at the door. The bus will leave from the church at 10:30am. All you’ll need is your $15 for the ticket and money for food (fast food type). To sign up or if you have any questions/need further information please call the church office. Please let them know by February 2 if you are going so they can have a head count. All are welcome to join!

GriefShare Support Class: We will be offering a GriefShare Support Class for those who are struggling with grief because the loss of a loved one.  The classes will begin Wednesday, February 19, 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Take A Look: “2020 Spotlight on Children’s Ministry” is on view in the concourse outside the Library. Stop by and find out what’s happening with WP boys and girls. Sign up for Lead Teams and register for Deep ImpactKIDS, PassportKIDS, Girls on Mission Retreat, and all the other things!!

Gibson Ave. Food Pantry: Needs: Pancake Mix & Syrup, Canned Fruit, Cereal. WPBC, thank you for helping feed the less fortunate in our community.

 Clearing out your closets for the New Year:  If so, please consider donating your items to the clothing closet at Vigilant Hope!  The Koinonia class would like to help. All types of items are needed: coats for men and women, blankets, gloves, warm, sockstoboggans, men’s work pants (NOT dress slacks or men’s suits), gently used men’s belts (including very large sizes), hooded sweatshirts/hooded jackets, and shoes/boots. The donation box labeled Vigilant Hope is located in Allen Hall. Also needed tarps, tents, sleeping bags, backpacks, and new underwear (men’s small and medium; women’s any size). For more information, please contact Dean Bennett or Brenda Waddell.

Recycle Ink and Toner Cartridges:  Please put used toner cartridges and ink cartridges in the collection box located in Allen Hall. The money for recycling these goes to The Baptist Children’s Home. Thank you.