WHAT's HAPPENING

Updated September 13, 2019



USFW—QUAKER WOMEN

The USFW Quaker Women will meet on Monday, Sept. 16 at 10am in the Aldridge Room.


QUAKER MEN ~ GOLF TOURNAMENT

  Archdale Friends Quaker Men’s Fourteenth Annual Memorial Golf Tournament will be held THIS coming Thursday,

September 19th at 1:00PM (Lunch at 12:00PM and Tee Time at 1:00PM) at Colonial Country Club in Thomasville. 

  This year’s tournament honors the memory of Steve Farlow and Ed Harris.  


FISH FRY & SILENT AUCTION

Young Adults are having their annual Fish Fry on 9/21/2019. Fish/fries/hush puppies/coleslaw and desserts all for $12/kids eat free (under 9). Tickets have gone up two dollars to cover cost of a better fish. The fun starts at 5:00pm and there will be a silent auction.  See Brandon or Young Adults for tickets.

 

COFFEE with a CAUSE

Beginning Monday, September 23, 10am “Coffee with a Cause”  A Bible Study and Support Group will meet in the fellowship hall.  Just come and join us as we venture through the book of Mark and support one another through difficult circumstances.   Let Rusty or the office know if you plan to attend.

 

LAZY 5 RANCH OUTING

WHO:  Everyone is invited!

WHAT:  FREE trip to Lazy 5 Ranch

WHEN:  Sunday, September 29

DETAILS:  Bring your own sack lunch to church.

After Worship, we’ll eat in our picnic shelter and leave church at 12:45pm for Lazy 5 Ranch (taking two church vans). We will go on a wagon ride at the Ranch and feed the animals!!  (Provided by: Young Adults @ AFM)


MARK YOUR CALENDAR

HOMECOMING & RENEWAL SERVICES

Homecoming & Renewal Services will be October 6, 7 and 8

SPEAKER:  David Emory will be our speaker on Sunday morning as well as Monday and Tuesday evening. (Special Music Event only on Sunday night.) 

HOMECOMING: Following the Sunday morning worship service (Oct. 6), there is a carry in meal.

 

SPECIAL MUSIC/CONCERT:  On Sunday evening, October 6 at 7:00pm

HIS CHOICE of Lexington, NC—a Southern Gospel Group will be here! 

The group consists of James Greene, his wife Sandra Greene and Jay Spangler.  There is NO CHARGE.  A love offering will be taken.

 

ARCHDALE QUAKER MEN

Quaker Men,

We are responsible for refreshments for Monthly Meeting in October (on Wednesday, October 9).  Please let me know by Sept. 30 what you can bring.  Thank you!  Randy Rains

 

NORTH CAROLINA QUAKER MEN

FALL CONFERENCE

WHEN:  Monday, Sept. 30, 6PM

WHERE:  Concord Friends Meeting, 5000 Randleman Rd.  Greensboro, NC    Cost for the meal is $10.00 per person.  

The evening speaker is Jason Brown, former NFL center for the Baltimore Ravens.  He left the NFL after seven successful years to start a fruit and vegetable farm near Hendersonville, NC.  They give produce away to the homeless.  More details TBA.

 

NURSERY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

There is a nursery sign up beside Rusty’s office.  Please consider helping with this ministry.  We need volunteers.  Thank you!!!

 

*GYM OPEN FOR INDOOR WALKING*

THIS WEEK (September 16-19)

Monday    12:30pm to 2:00pm

Tuesday    12:30pm to 2:00pm

Wednesday  12:30pm to 2:00pm

Thursday  12:30pm to 2:00pm

  The Family Life Center gym is available for those who would like to walk

indoors for exercise. 

  Enter the church from the front entrance outside the church office, and check in with Marlene or Linda to obtain a “VISITOR BADGE” before proceeding to the gym.

  Be sure to turn your visitor badge in to the church office before 2pm, as the church closes promptly at 2pm each day.

  Remember that you must wear the VISITOR BADGE at all times, and turn it in when you leave.

                       Archdale Friends School Governing Board

 

 ARCHDALE FRIENDS FALL BAZAAR/CRAFT FAIR

 PURPOSE:  Raise funds to buy school supplies for kindergarten students in five local elementary schools

DATESaturday, October 26, 2019

TIME9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

LOCATIONAFM Gym

Information sheets with full details are on the Information Table outside the office.


MERCY FUND JARS

The Mercy fund helps members of our meeting and individuals in our

community who need financial support.  In the recent past, we have

provided groceries, overnight lodging, phone, and electric bills.  Monthly Meeting approved placing collection jars in the meetinghouse to support this ministry.  One is located outside the pastor's office and the second is in the vestibule area of the worship room.  Thank you in advance for your donations.  

 


Everyone is welcome at Archdale Friends Meeting. Each individual is loved and respected. There is that of God in each person and we desire to help each person find the path to Christ and His salvation.