midweek update 11.04.2020

Check out this week’s post election day update from Pastor Dan.

http://eatoncommunitychurch.org/media/ecc-midweek-update

October 30, 2020

Wednesday’s at 6:30pm

It’s a time for all ages to interact with one common purpose: Discipleship. Together, we’ll learn, discuss and experience Christ together. Not registered for an elective? Come join us for “Hard Sayings of Jesus.”

ECC Kids Nativity Play

Saturday, December 12 at 7pm

This Christmas, our children have the opportunity to be part of a traditional nativity play. Open to all children 4 years – grade 4. Children need to be present for all 3 rehearsals on November 22, 29 and December 6 immediately following 2nd service. See Miss Coleen for more details or to sign up.

Thank you

Thanks to everyone who donated candy for Fall Fun Night! You were very generous and we appreciate it!

Opportunities to Serve

Community:

Home is the Foundation Cold Shelter

Volunteers are needed to help monitor the shelter guests and serve meals. For more information and to sign up, please go to this link.

If you would like to provide a warm meal, please email Jackie Hicks or call 937-472-0500 ext 422.

Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Community Action Partnership is planning to prepare the meal at Bruner Arena and provide carryout and delivery. If you would like to donate, make checks payable to Miami Valley Community Action Partnership: Preble County and mail to 308 Eaton Lewisburg Rd., Eaton. In the memo line, please identify the check as a “Donation for Community Thanksgiving Day.”

Midweek Update 10.28.20

Pastor Josh shares about The Reds, A Spiritual Heritage and creating a home that naturally speaks about Jesus.

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Midweek Update – 10.21.20

Check out the latest happenings from ECC.

http://eatoncommunitychurch.org/media/ecc-midweek-update

Have a great rest of the week!

ECC Annual Council Meeting

The results of the vote at our Annual Church Council Meeting yesterday:

Elected to Elder Board:

Kenny Rogers

Greg Brubaker

Elected to Finance Team:

Elaine Wheeler

Therese Betar

Affirmed as Deacons:

David & Cassie Dakin

David & Melanie Hamilton

Clif & Jana Martin

Dean & Judy Weller

John & Joella Redick

Additional Results:

96.7% voted yes to amend the Code of Regulations to add Article XIV (Statement of Biblical Doctrine)

94.4% voted yes to approve the 2021 Proposed Budget

October 16, 2020

Fall Council Meeting

Sunday, October 18 at 2pm

Council meetings are open to the entire congregation. Members may vote. Reports from: Pastor Dan, the Elder Board and the Finance Team. Also, voting on the 2021 Budget, Elder Board and Finance team members, and Affirmation of Deacons. 

Please RSVP to Miss Coleen if you need childcare.

Fall Fun Night

Wednesday, Oct 28, 6:30pm

This event for kids includes costumes, candy, a special teaching and fun activities.

Candy donations – If you can donate individually wrapped candy, please drop it off in the candy tub in the Gathering Area by Sunday, October 25. Thank you!

ECC Students

Fall Retreat“Made for the Garden”

November 6-8

3 days and 2 nights with campfires, hiking, dodgeball, teaching and so much more. Join us for a weekend  at Camp Wesley you won’t forget. More info and registration, eatoncommunitychurch.org.

Quarterly Financial Update

Below is a Rolling 12-Month Trend Report which uses the running total of the giving and expenses for the last 12 months plus a graph.  This Trend Report and graph is presented to the congregation quarterly.

October 9, 2020

Conversation with Elders

Sunday, Oct 11, 6pm, Rm 101

Some of the topics include:

  • Introduction of Elder & Finance Team Candidates, Deacons
  • Review Proposed 2021 Budget
  • Updates on other areas of ministry

Fall Council Meeting

Sunday, Oct 18, 2pm, Great Room

Council meetings are open to the entire congregation. Members may vote. Reports from: Pastor Dan, the Elder Board and the Finance Team. Also, voting on the 2021 Budget, Elder Board and Finance team members, and Affirmation of Deacons. 

Fall Fun Night

Wednesday, Oct 28, 6:30pm

This event for kids includes costumes, candy, a special teaching and fun activities. More information to come.

Candy donations – If you can donate individually wrapped candy, please drop it off in the candy tub in the Gathering Area by Sunday, October 25. Thank you!

midweek Update 10.07.20

We invite you to take a look at the latest news from ECC.

Pastor Dan’s LifeBridge Illustration Slideshow (adapted from others)

October 2, 2020

Blood Drive

Thursday, October 8 from 1-7pm, ECC Gathering Area

Donors must make an appointment at http://www.donortime.com or by calling 937.461.3220. Everyone who registers will receive the “Wake Up It’s Time to Support the Fight” t-shirt honoring October Breast Cancer Awareness month or the “Wake Up and Give” t-shirt. Fall is a vital time to donate.

2nd Saturday

Saturday, October 10

Meet at ECC at 8:30am. We will help with Senior home repair projects locally for those in need. Contact Keith Reese, 2ndsaturday@eatoncommunitychurch.org.

Conversation with Elders

Sunday, October 11, 6pm in Rm 101

Some topics of discussion include:

  • Introduction of Elder and Finance Team Candidates
  • Review proposed 2021 Budget
  • Updates on other areas of ministry

Voter Guide 2020

Citizens for Community Values has provided a guide for Ohio voters. Guides are available at the Info Desk.

Midweek Update – 9.30.20

Pastor Josh shares a story about how difficult it is to be a parent, and shares more about our Family Survey.

Click here to watch the video

Family Survey 2020 Link