What's Happening at Mount Carmel?

BELONG

OPEN HOUSE • Wednesday, January 17TH, 7PM - 8PM

Please plan to attend the Open House (Membership) class. Register Online. Contact the office with any questions at office@mtcarmelchurch.org or 513-528-0230.


KIDSPLASH CLASS • Sunday, February 11TH, 5:30PM - 7PM

Have your elementary kids been asking about baptism? Join us for a 90 minute experience for kids and parent(s). This is a quarterly class. Childcare is available. Email Lisa Davis for details: LDavis@mtcarmelchurch.org.


SMALL GROUPS

We currently have 24 small groups of various types meeting throughout the week with the purpose of going deeper into our weekly scripture teaching from Sunday. There is a fall (September - December) and spring (January - May) session. For more information about the next sign up period, contact Dave Hubert at hubertdavidw@yahoo.com.


ONLINE GIVING WITH PUSHPAY

It’s now easy and secure to give online!

Three easy options:

• Visit www.mtcarmelchurch.org

• Download the Mount Carmel CC phone app

• Text “MCCC” to 77977 (rates may apply)

If you have questions, please contact Connie Butler at cbutler@mtcarmelchurch.org.


MCCC MOBILE APP

We have a mobile app available in both the AppStore and the Google Play Store. Simply search for “Mount Carmel CC” and the app with our logo will be there with a free download. You can use this app to access online giving, small group discussion guides, sermon podcasts, and our weekly attendance & budget report. If you are interested in helping develop the app, let us know! Contact Brian McGee at bmcgee@mtcarmelchurch.org.


Weekly Update

Our weekly update report for attendance and finance can be found on our giving page.

BUILD YOUR FAITH

ADULT BIBLE FELLOWSHIP

Sundays 11AM - Noon

Meeting in Room 123 with Chaplain Joe Denton, MDiv

TOPIC: Angels & Demons: Truth vs Fiction

Summary: Starting October 29th. This 6 week study will help us think about and answer  questions like,  "What are angels? ",  "Why did God create them?", and "How should Christians think of Satan and demons today? " Anyone is welcome to join us at any point during the series.

Contact: Joseph.Denton@rocketmail.com


WOMEN’S GROWTH GROUP STUDY

Mondays @ 3:30PM • Beginning January 8TH

Meeting in Room 128 with Brenda Flick

Topic:  DANIEL Part 1  (chapters 1-6 ) an 8 week study.
Threatened with death, Daniel stuck to his faith and refused to adopt a pagan lifestyle. His worldview had God at the center and he lived it out even under extreme pressure to change. Learn to adopt a biblical worldview and adhere to it even when it's not the norm. Come join us for a great interactive study with like mined women. Workbooks must be ordered no later than December 20th. The cost is $2.25 per lesson or $18.00.

Contact: Brenda.flick@yahoo.com or 516-505-1842.


Women’s Bible Study

Wednesday’s at 10:30AM • 13 weeks of interactive discussions • Began on OCT. 4

Meeting in Room 128 with Brenda Flick

Topic: “Discover the Bible for Yourself” - Are you confused or frustrated trying to read the greatest book ever written? You don't have to be afraid of the Bible any more, this class was chosen just for you. Understanding the Bibles layout and getting the most out of what you have read from Genesis to Revelation. Improving your familiarity with the Bible is simply a matter of gradually adding small bits of new information. Bring your Bible and a note book.

Cost: Study books are $3.00 and must be ordered.

Contact: Brenda.flick@yahoo.com or 516-505-1842.


LADIES’ STUDY

Beginning January 17TH

Wednesdays @ 6:30PM - 8:00PM

Meeting in Room 214 with Melodie Hood

Topic: “Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World” By Joanna Weaver • $13

Contact: robinson928@cinci.rr.com or call 513-288-6097  or melodiehood@gmail.com513-826-1925.


SPIRITUAL LINKS

Thursdays @ 10:00AM

Meeting in Room 128 with Tim Brower

Topic: The Book of Revelation

Contact: office@mtcarmelchurch.org.


THE CHASE

A study designed for young women. For more info, contact Emily Paver or Katelyn Gates at mountcarmelchase@gmail.com


CINCINNATI CHRISTIAN UNIVERSITY

We are a supporting partner with CCU to offer Adult Learning Courses. It is our hope that we would grow and empower our members to pursue further education at a higher level. Details on the program can be found at:

http://www.ccuniversity.edu/adult-learning


SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

CCU programs are designed to prepare students for a wide variety of career paths while providing students with an active university experience. While the core of CCU is strengthened by a commitment to our common faith, the application of those beliefs after graduation are useful in the church, school or business community. Full-time students who are active members of Mount Carmel Christian Church may receive a tuition scholarship of up to $3,000 per year ($1,500 per semester). Please contact Arlan Howard for more information: ahoward@mtcarmelchurch.org.


WOODLAND LAKES CHRISTIAN CAMP

We are a supporting partner with WLCC. Located just 15 minutes south in Amelia, we are blessed to have such a great resource in our own backyard. They offer great camping experiences, as well as several other offerings for adults and families. You can access more information on their website at www.woodlandlakes.com.

BE A SERVANT

PRESCHOOL VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
Our newborns through five year old children love to play and hear about this amazing God that loves them. We would love for you to be the men and women who get to share that love and joy with them. Volunteers sign up for a three month rotation (Dec - Feb). This position also requires a quick application and online background check. If you would love to help out, please email Sara Frisby at: sfrisby@mtcarmelchurch.org.


GIVING TREE COLLECTIONS
Now Through December 3RD
The Giving Tree is collecting Books for the Whiz Kids Program at City Gospel Missions. We are asking for books in NEW condition.
We are also collecting personal care items for the Giving Tree families, including: Shampoo, Conditioner, Soap, Body Wash, Deodorant, Toothpaste, Tooth Brush, Mouthwash, and Feminine Products, as well as other everyday items your family uses.
There are two collection boxes placed next to the tree for each respective cause.


EMPOWER YOUTH
Bethel Backpack Program Food Packing
Next Date: Tuesday, November 28TH at 6:00PM

Empower Youth is a community initiative that provides weekend food bags to students in Bethel, West Clermont and Grant Career schools. For more information and to serve, please mark your response cards.


CITY GOSPEL MISSION
Next Trip: Thursday, December 7TH
We will be serving dinner at the downtown Cincinnati location. If you are interested in serving on site or donating food, please check the box on the response card. More information on City Gospel Mission can be found at www.citygospelmission.org.


MATTHEW 25: MINISTRIES

Next Trip: December 19TH, 8:30AM - 12:00PM
We are volunteering at Matthew 25: Ministries, a local international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization the third Tuesday of every month. More info on Matthew 25: Ministries can be found at www.m25m.org.

BRING A FRIEND

KEEPSAKE CHRISTMAS

Sunday, December 3RD at 6:00PM
Join us for family fun, memory making, conversation 
and Christmas cheer. This Family Ministry event is designed
 for preschool and elementary children 
and their parents. Teens and additional adults are welcome 
to serve as table coaches!
Register HERE.
Contact Lisa Davis with questions at LDavis@mtcarmelchurch.org.


CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICE TIMES
Sunday, December 24TH
Please join us for one of our three Sunday Family Worship Services. The times are:
3:30PM | 5:00PM | 6:30PM
Families, including infants, preschoolers, elementary and students are all invited to worship together for Christmas Eve. The services will be 45 minutes and include a candle light experience.


SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT
AA meets every Tuesday at 7PM in Room 123.
NA meets every Saturday at 7PM in Room 123.