Announcements May 20th, 2018

PLEASE REMEMBER TO PRAY FOR ALL OUR SICK, SHUT IN AND THOSE THAT ARE EXPERIENCING DIFFICULTIES IN THEIR LIVES AND FAMILIES


 

Ife’Asha NJeri Heyward James daughter of Sis. Azania Heyward

Mr. Booker T. Washington, Jr of Chicago, IL father of Bro. Booker T. “Chip” Washington, III

Elder Pat Patterson

Elder Gerard Munajj

Rev. Rhonda James Jones and baby Samone

Bro. Omari Warner

Sis. Kim Purnell Grady

Sis. Nathalie Sertima of Detroit, sister of Sis. Sandra Samuels

Baba Babajide Fayoye

Elder Freddie Young

Sister Janice “Taheera” Nichols-Harper

 

Bereavement:

Mrs. Berta R. Smith, mother of Min. Cheptu made her transition. Funeral service was held on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at St. John AME in Pawleys Island, SC.


 

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

 Congregation Meeting Today following the worship service.

 

 

 

LITURGICAL SEASON CHANGE – WORSHIP LIFE COUNCIL MINISTRIES (Tana Dhari, Usher Board, Harambee Ambassadors, Musicians, Drummers, Tamba Issa, Media Ministry). Please plan to participate in a very brief call on Monday May 21 at 6:30 pm concerning the next liturgical season.  (Second Sunday in June). If you are unable to attend, please send a representative from your ministry.   Ministry leaders please see email for the dial in number or contact Rev Carlton Johnson.

 

 

 

 

REMINDER: New Member’s Class Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 10:00am with Elder Carvel Bennett.

 

 

 

 

 

The First Afrikan Stream Team needs your help! We are looking to grow our team with more individuals who are willing to live stream the Sunday morning Sermon from their phone onto the First Afrikan Facebook Page. Please see Victoria Ferguson-Young, Karen Lomax or Sonya’ Scandrick-Grier to sign up. You can also email Victoria for more information at victoriajuanita7@gmail.com.

 

 


 

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

Libraries ROCK- Summer is Almost Here!  Help the DeKalb Library System kick-off a rockin’, fun summer of reading. We’ll dance, sing songs, and distribute SUMMER READING Program information at two exciting kick-off events! Choose which one works for you!  Thursday May 31 at 10AM. Join us at the Tucker Recreation Center at 4898 LaVista Road, Tucker, GA. OR
Saturday, June 2 at 11AM. Join us at the Gallery at South DeKalb at 2801 Candler Road, Decatur, GA.


 

CD’S are available for sale in our media room in the Narthex for $7.00.