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  • WE KNOW! 2020 HAS BEEN CHALLENGING!

    Dear CEM Friends, We know that 2020 is not what you wish it would be but that is okay.  God is still in control and He knows what He has planned for all of us.  So...we want YOU to know that when you are back in your building bustling around getting programs ready, we are here for you!   Every program in our online catalog is available when you are ready!  AND..we are designing a brand new Christmas program to include everyone in your church or school from little ones to the oldest 'funsters'.  Are you ready for this?  It is...

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  • SPRING GALA....A BLOOMING SPRING BANQUET!

    Spring is nature's way of saying "Let's Party!"  Follow our tips and add your creative touches to make "Spring Gala" a unique Christian women and girls event remembered for years.  From the beautiful spring table coverings and decorations to the full funny and inspiring program, enjoy the journey!  Read all about it right here at our web page.  The full banquet program is in a 'read-only' version along with all our banquet themes.  You get to check it out before you purchase!  Happy Spring! The CLOSE ENCOUNTERS Gang!

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  • Lighting The Way 'Til The Kingdom Comes!

    Browsing CLOSE ENCOUNTERS MINISTRIES web site is a fun way to spend a few minutes.  Choosing one of our events for your gang helps you tell Jesus' story in exciting, fun, easy ways. Become a leader who searches for ways to teach the amazing stories with our "live it" Vacation Bible School themes.  Bring Christmas and Easter to life on stage with our funny holiday programs.  Create a kid community with CLOSE ENCOUNTERS CLUB.  Don't forget everyone loves a great mystery so pick up a Conley Twin Mystery story to tell aloud with pictures!  Jazz up Sunday School for children...

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  • SIMPLY SUNDAY SCHOOL--4 WEEKS 4 HOLIDAYS 4 YOU!

    'SIMPLY SUNDAY SCHOOL'!  A PAPER BAG VALENTINE ~ A PAPER BAG EASTER ~ A PAPER BAG THANKSGIVING ~ A PAPER BAG CHRISTMAS Each 4 week series for kids of all ages includes quick, easy, activities set aside to tell the story Jesus.  Each week features an Opening with Funny skits, Bible Time, Paper Crafts (Make and Take) and Paper Bag Snacks (Treats to Eat)  Surprise your group with Bible stories and fun paper stuff to make in Sunday School! Lively, inexpensive, colorful, funny, inspiring.  We re-imagined the humble Paper Bag and made it fun for Sunday School....or Children's Church! 'SIMPLY SUNDAY...

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