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Romans 15:4 “For everything that was written in the past was written to teach us, so that through the endurance taught in the Scriptures and the encouragement they provide we might have hope.”

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Our Sunday Morning service is streamed live on Facebook, so please visit our Facebook Page. Time: 11:00 AM except on Easter Sunday and Christmas Celebration, Dec. 17, when the service starts at 10:30 AM. 

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12-2: Adopt a Highway 1-4 pm

12-5: Upward End of Season Celebration

12-9: Christmas Breakfast @9 followed by Final Upward Games of the Season (12, 1, 2)

12-12: Donations for Vidant Toy Drive due

Top-10 For December 2023

Advent/Christmas Season We will begin Christmas season on Sunday, November 26th.  Advent candle lighting will begin on Sunday, December 3rd.  

Goldsboro Christmas Parade This year’s Goldsboro Christmas parade is on Saturday, December 2nd.  Upward will have a float in the parade for flag football players and cheerleaders.  

Upward Awards and Celebration   This year’s Upward season awards and celebration is scheduled for Tuesday, December 5th at the Firehouse from 6:30-8;00.  Special guest is Dana Hill.  

Music Ministries Christmas Party   This year’s music ministries Christmas party is Friday, December 8th beginning at 6;00 at Terry Hampton’s house.  Anyone who serves on the praise team, hand bells, or media  is invited to join us for a pot luck celebration. 

Christmas Breakfast and Final Upward Games  This year’s Christmas breakfast is scheduled for Saturday, December 9th beginning at 9;00.  It will also mark the final week of Upward games.  Following the breakfast, games will start at noon for senior division, 1:00 for junior division, and 2;00 for peewee division.  

Vidant Toy Drive  The due date for this year’s Vidant Children’s Hospital toy drive is Friday, December 15th.  

Practice for Christmas Cantata  We will gather at 10;00 on Saturday, December 16th to rehearse for the Christmas Cantata.  

Wreaths Across America   This year’s Wreaths Across America is scheduled for Saturday, December 16th.  Please refer to the Wayne County Wreaths Across America Facebook page for specific times ceremonies are scheduled at each of the two Veteran’s Cemeteries.  

Christmas Cantata  This year’s Christmas cantata celebration is Sunday, December 17th at 10:30.  

Christmas Eve Candlelight and Communion   Our Christmas Eve candlelight and communion service is scheduled for 6:00

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