9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. / Parlor / “Resisting Empire: The Book of Revelation as Resistance” is about the book of Revelation in the New Testament, the one so often used to predict terror, the end of the world, and wild conspiracy theories. It offers a different way into understanding what Revelation is about. If you’re someone who has avoided this book, had it used against you, or are interested in a liberation theology reading…
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. / Fellowship Hall. The Monthly Meal will be followed by Monthly Meeting for Business
Once again, NGFM will have the opportunity to express generosity through the purchase of Honor Cards benefiting non-profits. If anyone is connected to a non-profit that has honor cards, please contact Cathy Hamilton about requesting that the non-profit has cards for sale this year. [email protected] ; 336-601-0304.
While we most commonly think of the love that quilts create, they are also an avenue of expression. This can range from frustration and anger to admiration and joy, honoring a person to presenting social issues. As part of the exhibit A Better World: Heroes working for the greater good (www.ABetterWorldExhibition.com) which includes quilts and essays, we will look at Valerie’s quilt “Hell and Hope” as well as samples from international quilt exhibits.
The carolers will meet at New Garden Meeting at 4:45 p.m, walk over to Friends Home Guilford and begin caroling at 5 p.m. They will return to the meetinghouse for pizza following the caroling.
11 a.m. / Worship Room / The New Garden choirs will bring the message with Christmas music.
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. / Fellowship Hall.
9:30 – 10: 30 a.m. / Fellowship Hall / Join us for a very special Inter-generational forum on Sunday, December 8th. We’ll sing carols, do a holiday craft, work on a service project together, and spend time in fellowship with Friends! As always, a vegetarian friendly breakfast will be provided.
9:45-10:50 a.m. / Rm. 111 / The Brotherhood class is a group of men and women who are interested in Bible study. Join us on the third Sunday of each month for a special Brotherhood Forum. We will discuss the many ways that the Bible speaks to our commitment to social justice. Each class can be appreciated on its own, so you may attend as you are able. All are welcome to join.
Worship Room / 1:00 p.m.