-Harvest 101. The 3-week Meet Harvest class started last week and continues for two more weeks. 101 meets after worship service and will explore the vision, values, mission, and, history of Harvest. There is no commitment to join but the classes are required for membership.
-Unlocked Conference. Over 90 people are currently attending Unlocked this year and it’s not too late for you. The Unlocked Conference will be held Friday-Sunday, November 22-24. Unlocked is co-hosted by InterVarsity Christian Fellowship’s Asian-American Ministries and Harvest. The Friday and Saturday sessions will be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel while the conference will join Harvest for our Sunday worship service. Unlocked is a conference geared towards Asian-Americans with the aim of speaking to the specific needs of AA Christians. It’s a gathering FOR AA Christians, not just a gathering OF AA Christians. The theme will be on the God who sees us when we feel overlooked. Our guest speaker will be Sabrina Chan, director of IVCF’s AA Ministries. Talk to Jane Chang([email protected]) for more info . You can register here.
-Advent Morning Prayer Services. Harvest morning prayer services will start November 2 and continue through the end of the year. Services start at 6am in our conference room. From 6-615am, there will be time to pray on your own. Praise will start at 6.15 with a devotional/mini-sermon afterwards. Afterward, attendees can pray on their own for as long as they want and can leave whenever they are done.
-Newcomers Lunch. There is a lunch on December 8 to honor and welcome any newcomers who began coming to Harvest since June. An Evite has been sent to those for whom we have info. Talk to Jane Hong ([email protected]) or KC Ye ([email protected]) for info.
-Angel Tree Christmas Party. For the second year in a row, we are partnering with Prison Fellowship to serve our neighbors this Christmas. Anyone who wants to sponsor
a child to buy him/her a present from their parents who is in prison can sign up starting this Sunday after worship service. On December 15, we will be having a party for those children.
November 10: Sign up to buy gifts for children - gifts should be $20 in value
November 24: Due date for gifts to be brought to church - gifts should be unwrapped and unwrapped (no names on it)
December 1 and 8: Harvesters can sign up to attend and serve
December 15: Party from 2-4.30pm
The limit is two gifts per Harvest family. You can serve by contributing financially to pay for crafts, cookies, gift wrap, etc.You can also serve by serving food, setting up and cleaning up, arts and crafts and many other ways.For questions or info, talk to Jane Hong ([email protected]), Sarah Jang([email protected])or Yerim Shi ([email protected]).
-Awana. Our children’s mid-week discipleship program is back in session and meets Wednesday nights from 6.30-8pm.
-Morning Ministry. Anyone interested in joining a team to provide light breakfast to staff and leaders in between Alpha and Omega Services can talk to Haley Lee ([email protected]) or to Topher Lee ([email protected])
-Harvest Podcast. Listen to sermons and testimonies at www.harvestkpco.org/resources/sermons or at our podcast. Talk to Ryan Lee for info.
Youth Ministry Announcements
-Saturday Night Fellowship. This weekend at SNF, Josiah will be starting a series on the Gospel of Mark. SNF is the highlight of many of our youth students’ weeks and it starts at 6pm and includes dinner, games, praise, teaching, and small groups.
If you have questions about SNF or our youth ministry, or if you want to provide a meal, or if you need a ride or can provide a ride, talk to Josiah or any of our youth leaders and please keep our youth ministry staff in prayer. Please keep our pastoral intern, Josiah, in prayer as he oversees our youth ministry.
-Winter Retreat. The theme is, “The Goodness of God” and our speaker is Pastor JD Lee from Praise Presbyterian Church in New Jersey. Registration forms are now available on the info table as well as forms for anyone wanting to serve as a helper or small group leader.. Retreat will be held December 26-28 in Brooksville. December 1 is the early bird deadline for registration. Prices rise after December 1.
-Sign Up to Bring Food for SNF. If you’d like to sign up to bring food one Saturday night, please sign up on this Google doc.