Saturday, November 02, 2019 - Sunday, November 17, 2019
Missionary home dinners
Would you like to connect more personally with our missionaries? You’re invited to attend a missionary home dinner. Enjoy a meal and fellowship with several others from The Oak along with one of our missionary guests. Stop by the missions table in the hallway or call the church office (454-3833) to reserve your spot.
Saturday, November 2 | 6:00-8:30 pm.
Are you up for the challenge? The Great Commission has no age limits! Join us for a fun, fast-paced giant tic tac toe game for all ages plus a nacho bar. Groups will battle for each spot on the tic tac toe board with team challenges and minute-to-win-it style games. Then we’ll hear from Andrew Jit, a Kiwi (from New Zealand), who travels the world helping people explore how their life can fit into God's plan for multiplying disciples. Special children's program provided for children ages 4-10 from 7:30-8:30. Nursery for ages 0-3 available during the entire event.
Saturday, November 9 | 5:00-7:00 pm. Take your taste buds on a tour around the world! Join us for dinner catered by Avanti's, plus the chance to taste bite-sized samples of food from different cultures. All ages are invited. We’ll also have the chance to hear from missionaries who work to bring the good news of the Gospel to some of the hardest places to reach on earth. Children's program (ages 4-10) from 6:00-7:00pm! Nursery for ages 0-3 available during the entire event.
Saturday, November 16, 6:30-8:00pm. Join us as we tune our hearts to sing the praise of our glorious king! We’ll worship together and celebrate ways that music allows people of every tribe, nation and tongue to worship their creator. All ages are invited! Nursery provided for ages 0-3. Please sign up if you have children planning to attend nursery. Bring your own dessert for a time of fellowship.
Sunday, November 17, 9:00am - Noon. Join us in the gymsasium anytime throughout the morning to explore ways to use your feet to bring the good news to people in our community and around the world! Check out ways you can partner, pray, give or go with local ministries, short term missions and mission agencies around the world.
Tuesday, November 5, 7:00pm in the Banquet Room. Ladies, join us for a night of sweet treats and sweet fellowship with one of our East White Oak missionary partners. We’ll hear from Bekah Orner about serving with her family in Madagascar among the unreached Antakarana people.
Saturday, November 16, 8:00 - 10:00am in the Banquet Room. Men, bring your appetite for our famous missions conference men's breakfast, as well as your spiritual appetite for fellowship and encouragement.
Silent Prayer Retreat
Tuesday, November 12, 8:30 - 11:30am at Carol Boerckel's home. Be still and seek the Lord with a time of personal prayer, reflection and sharing. Carol Boerckel will graciously open her home to host a prayer retreat. All are welcome, but be sure to sign up for this event as space is limited. Please bring your Bible and a notebook. Participants can come later or leave earlier if needed. Snacks and drinks will be provided.