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Welcome! Please let us know you were visiting by using the online “Connect Card.” When you join us in person, please stop by our Welcome Center located in the Atrium to find out how you can get further connected in ministry at Friends.
 
 
Barb Berndsen, Don Brough, John Kinkus, Dianne Marks, Nancy Rote
Beekman Family
Buck/Schroth Families
Eggleston/Amann Families
Family of John Johnson
Krucek Family
Laursen/Chang Families
Nealey/Falkenstein Families
Sindelar/Fenimore Families
Sturgeon Family
Tracy Family
Wallick Family
Wiant Family
 
General Budget YTD
$ 867,315.19

General Offering YTD
$ 751,473.81

Building 
$ 42,061.25
 
 
 
North Olmsted Noel // TODAY @ 2-5 pm // Support our church in community outreach by visiting the Springvale Golf Course & Ballroom for this event! There will be a special presentation of the true story of St. Nicholas shared by Pastor Adam, Christmas carols by Pastor Jason, and gifts for the kids
 
Kings of Christmas // Wednesday’s starting Dec. 1 @ 6:30 pm // Join us for this Advent Bible study as we discuss the kings in the Christmas story, and how God turns our expectations upside-down. Led by Pastor David in the Conference Room. 
 
Parents’ Night Out // Wednesday, December 8 @ 5-8 pm // Every Christmas season the youth group provides FREE babysitting as a “thank you” to all of our parents for your support throughout the year. Enjoy a date night or Christmas shopping! For more information or to sign-up visit the website Spotlights.
 
Silver Friends Christmas Lunch // Thurs., Dec. 9 @ 11:30 am // Seniors, you won’t want to miss this Christmas celebration! Suggested donation is $5; RSVP with “SF” on the Connect Card. Fore more info, contact Pastor Rich, pastorrich@noefc.org
 
Women’s Reflections Christmas Event //Monday, December 13 @ 7pm // Tickets for the Women’s Ministry Reflections Christmas event are available in the Atrium for $5 through December 6th. This is always our biggest event, so be sure to get your tickets early; they will not be available at the door. Doors open at 6:30pm – We can’t wait to see you!
 
Kids Christmas Party // Wed., December 15 @ 6:30 pm // Bring your kids out for a fun night to celebrate the season and finish off the year! (Wednesday Kids Clubs will take a break for 2 weeks after this.) 
 
Carols & Cookies //Sunday, December 19 @ 4 pm // You are invited to an afternoon of carol singing in the Sanctuary followed by a Christmas cookie reception in the Family Life Center. Invite a friend as we celebrate the songs of the season!
 
Youth Christmas Party // Wed., Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm // Teens in 7th-12th grade, join us for an evening of Christmas fun in the Upper Room at NOEFC! We’ll do an ugly Christmas sweater contest, decorate gingerbread houses, embark on our annual Mario Cart tournament, and do a white elephant gift exchange. To RSVP, text or email Adrianne Nolan, adrianne@noefc.org.
 
Christmas Eve Services // Friday, December 24th @ 3, 5, & 11 pm // Gather for worship as we celebrate the true gift of Christmas. All services will be in the Sanctuary and available on live stream. Childcare for Pre-K & under will be offered at 3 and 5 pm. At 11 pm, a casual family service will take us into the first moments of Christmas Day! 
 
Giving Opportunities // We invite you to support Bridge Street Outreach and Sleep in Heavenly Peace this Christmas season. Help us decorate the Giving Tree in the Atrium with winter wear for the homeless and fill the bed with new pillows, bed sets, and blankets for children in western Cuyahoga County.