HCOTC DEC. SCHEDULE: For the month of Dec., we WILL have all regular Wed. and Sun. services with the exception of Dec. 29th (NO service on Wed., Dec. 29th). Also, mark your schedules for a very special Christmas Family Night Live on Dec. 15th! We will be blessing our Angel Tree recipients and enjoying a special play! So much fun ahead! 

HK PLAY PRACTICE: We WILL have play practice for HK 2 and 3 in our HK 3 classroom THIS Wed., Dec 1st and Dec 8th. Please ENTER THROUGH THE CAFE due to the painting in our kids’ hallway! 

HIGHLANDS KIDS REGULAR CLASSES CANCELLED THIS WEDNESDAY: HK regular classes are canceled THIS Wednesday December 1st, due to WET PAINT. If your child is involved in the Christmas play, please see the announcement above. If not, please join us in the sanctuary for Family Night Live! 

CHRISTMAS ANGEL: Please pick a Christmas Angel from our tree (just outside the sanctuary double-doors). This is a special opportunity to buy something for a precious HK little (suggested amount to spend is approx. $25). If you have questions, please see Larissa Buck. Gifts need to be purchased and ready to give by Dec. 15 (our special Christmas play and party)! 

WINTER JAM: Winter Jam has been a really fun outing for our church families in the past. There are several WJ TN events coming up! One of those is Thompson Boling Arena, Knoxville, Feb. 5, 2022! The other is Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, Feb. 19! Visit www.jamtour.com to learn more! Also, listen for more info Wed. and Sun. We will post sign-up sheets for both events and you all are welcomed to sign-up and combine in groups of ten or more to take advantage of the special Jam Nation tickets (early entrance and other perks)…or you may pay $10 at the door for general admission. The church will not be ordering tickets or coordinating ticket purchases. The sign-up sheets are for your benefit to help combine with others to meet the Jam Nation requirements of ten or more tickets (please visit www.jamtour.com to understand the different options and listen on Wed. and Sun. for more clarity). 

THANKSGIVING DAY OUTREACH: THANK YOU  to all who volunteered for this wonderful outreach at JFUMC. We had a great Highlands team show up for Wednesday evening and Thursday morning. What a blessed time it was!

PREVENTION COALITION MEETING, Saturday December 10th: This important meeting is happening at JFUMC, 102 Church St. Join us in making a difference in our community. 

CAFE NEEDS YOUR HELP:   We can always use loving, serving, smiling helpers in our cafe. If you would like to be part of this wonderful ministry, please sign up!

HK DEPT. NEEDS VOLUNTEERS: Thank you to those that committed to joining the team and helping with HK!  We NEED additional hands and hearts to join us in this awesome area…on Sundays and Wednesdays!  See Pastor Ami or sign-up at the info table.

COMMUNITY GROUPS:  Hey everyone, Community Groups are on the move!Check out the board on the wall (by cafe) to see the awesome opportunities.Diana Douglass: ‘God on Mute’ by Pete Greig: MONDAYS,  6 p.m. in the cafe’ at Highlands. Marcia Lee, new “over 55” singles group: The greatest thing in the world, ‘Walking in Love’ by Henry Drummond; Friday nights, 6 p.m., in the Cafe’ at Highlands; underway now, not too late to join in! Kim Gove, new ladies group: ‘Effortless Change’, by Andrew Wommack; underway now; Tuesdays, 9 a.m., at 504 Mae Dr. Jamestown; contact Kim: 931-704-4544

CELEBRATE RECOVERY: Don’t miss Celebrate Recovery each Sunday, 5 p.m., at Highlands. If you aren’t familiar with this incredible recovery group, please reach out to Billy Webb for additional information.

IMPORTANT RESOURCES: If you are not familiar with Truth & Liberty Coalition, please visit their site and check out the vast, invaluable resources they offer. Their Biblical worldview site features a 24/7 news feed, commentaries, press releases, voting tools, prayer guides, etc. This resource is imperative for believers today. Also, an additional resource that may be very helpful for you is Liberty CounselLiberty Counsel.

HIGHLANDS WEAR:  If you would like to purchase t-shirts and/or sweatshirts, visit www.highlandschurchtn.org,   

PRAYER REQUESTS: If you have any prayer requests for the prayer team (ie. death in your family; a testimony; a word; or any other announcements, pending approval), send them to highlandscotc@gmail.com. If the prayer request is pertaining to anyone other than yourself, please ensure you have that person’s permission prior to sharing. 

WORSHIP/WORD:  Sunday Worship begins at 10:00 a.m.  The cafe will be open at 9:15 a.m.  Wednesday Family Night Live starts at 6:00 p.m.  We will have a light meal at 5 p.m. TIME OF PRAYER:  Join us for prayer in the sanctuary Wednesdays, from 4:30 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.  Please respect individuals’ quiet, contemplative time of prayer and reserve conversations for outside the sanctuary.