MLC Events for November 2019
BABY BOTTLE FUNDRAISER
Sunday, October 27 // Please bring in your filled baby bottles in support of the Pregnancy Center of Sanford and Oviedo // Bottles can be filled with coins, bills or checks. // Thank you for your support.
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE
Tuesdays, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. // Join us for a 6-week class in basic, conversational, American Sign Language, in classroom 200. Would you like the ability to converse with deaf and hard of hearing people when they come into your workplace, or you see them at school, or they come to your church? There are thousands of people in the United States who use American Sign Language as their primary means of communication. Anyone from high school on up is welcome to come whether or not you’re a member of our church. You would also learn a little about Deaf history and Deaf culture, but the class would mostly be focused on ASL (American Sign Language.) // For more information, please contact Bobbi at firstname.lastname@example.org
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) CLASS
Saturdays through December 7, 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. // We believe this is a way we can serve our community in a way that can transform their lives. // We need volunteers, if you would like to help please contact Cristian Moscoso at (407) 949-7672 // You do not need to be bilingual or to have experience in order to serve.
Sunday, November 3 // Remember to turn your clocks back an hour!
HEARING & MINISTERING IN THE HOLY SPIRIT WORKSHOP
Monday, November 4, 7:30 p.m. // Join Darin Slack as he continues with these important opportunities to grow in hearing, responding, and ministering in the Holy Spirit // For those interested in joining the Sunday Service Ministry team, this meeting is your next step // Join us in the chapel for faith-building ministry training with various equipping exercises in the gifts as we serve one another, the church, and His purpose in our lives // Bring your Bible, a friend, and your faith!
Saturday, November 9, 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. // Metro Men, join us for our Men’s Breakfast in the Chapel. Bring a friend and your bible // Please contact Eddie Needham for questions at email@example.com.
GROW CLASS – Doctrine Term 4
Sundays November 10 through December 1, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. // In his second letter, Peter tells us that through the knowledge of Christ believers have been given all things that pertain to life and godliness. How are you positioning yourself to grow in your knowledge of Him? Join us as we answer questions such as "What is the church?", "What is death?", "What will happen when Christ returns?", and "What is the final judgment?" // Bring a friend, see you then.
HOME TOWNE SUITES OUTREACH
Sunday, November 17, 3:30 p.m. // Every 3rd Sunday of the month a group of volunteers gather to serve a meal to the residence of Home Towne Suites in Casselberry // Please consider volunteering to serve food and have conversation with friends and strangers alike // Volunteers should meet at 3:30pm in the church parking lot to help load the church trailer and carpool over together // We hope to see you out there! // If you have any questions you can reach out to Shane, firstname.lastname@example.org
CASA de ESPERANZA CHRISTMAS
Please prayerfully consider a gift to Casa de Esperanza and pick up an ornament off the tree in the lobby. During the remainder of October and the month of November we will have the opportunity to give to meet some specific needs. One of the boys’ homes needs a new roof, as it has partially collapsed. Additionally, we hope to provide some new shoes and resources for the many counseling needs. This is a wonderful way to invest in our global mission! // You may also GIVE online at https://gracepartnership.net/give // Please return your gift donation by November 17
CASSELBERRY CHURCHES SERVE DAY
Saturday, November 23, Metro Life Church is partnering with other local churches to serve the elderly and the needy within our community. We will do yard work, pray and minister to over 35 households in one Saturday morning. Please register today by visiting the calendar event online.
METRO YOUNG ADULTS
Tuesday, November 26, 7:00 p.m. // Have you ever hoped for a place where you can develop your faith as well as grow through the variety of seasons that God is calling you to? // Join us Metro Young Adults, every 4th Tuesday of the month // Our aim is that as we transition through the college years and then into our careers, family life, etc. that we are being discipled and learning to disciple others as we are sent out on our mission fields.
November 28 & 29 // The office will be closed for Thanksgiving. Happy Thanksgiving!
Thank you to our guests for meeting with our Connect Team and registering their family with Truth Quest! We donate $20 per information card to our local ministry partner organizations This month we’re supporting The Sharing Center.
METRO LIFE’S 2ND ANNUAL ART SHOW
Saturday, December 7, 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. // Metro artists, if you’d like to display your art, please sign up at the table in the lobby or contact Rob Swanson at email@example.com for more information // Deadline to participate is November 7
WINTER SPRINGS CHRISTMAS PARADE
Saturday, December 7, 4:30 p.m. // Join us in the annual downtown Winter Springs Christmas Parade // As we joyfully share the Gospel and represent MLC in this fun event // We’d love your participation in a variety of areas // Please contact Susan Seifert at 407-620-8933 for more information
PASSION CONFERENCE 2020
December 31, 2019 through January 3, 2020 (Conf. ends Jan. 2, group will stay until Jan. 3) // We have put together a travel package for convenience at a cost of $200 per person (includes: transportation to and from MLC and lodging w/breakfast), does not include Conference cost // Deadline to register for Package is December 15 // Contact the Office with questions.
GRACE PARTNERSHIP CONFERENCE – Holy Spirit: The Promise of Divine Presence
February 20-22, 2020 // Join us for a time of fellowship, worship, and encountering afresh the person and power of the Holy Spirit. We will refresh ourselves in the promises and purpose of the Holy Spirit in our lives. Come to make new friends. Come to be refreshed. Come to be filled again. Come to encounter the Comforter, Helper, and Intercessor // Register at https://gracepartnership.net/leaders-conference