SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4 Instruct ushers give everyone 6 bookmarks as they enter the sanctuary. Announce 2017: YEAR OF THE BIBLE 5 minutes a day and ask people to stand and wave the bookmarks if they agree to invest 5 minutes a day to read the entire New Testament in 2017. Then ask each of them to choose a time to read the New Testament daily. Note: First thing in the morning, before interruptions, works best for most people.
Encourage them to use 1 bookmark and to give the other 5 to family, friends and neighbors. Tell them to follow up weekly. Let them know that free New Testaments in English & Spanish are available at the church. Also, explain that they can do the daily readings on their electronic devices by clicking the button below: