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Our praise and worship band will lead us in song on October 19.
Servers: Nursery: Peggy Layman. Communion Preparation: Edna June Adamson. Ushers: Chris Adamson, Benny Brown. Preschool helper: Sherry Campise.
Sermon: Larry Richardson, "Determined Laborers", Mark 6: 4-14. Evening worship: Bro. Larry Richardson, "Mind Over Matter", Phil. 2: 5-8.
Attendance, Oct. 5: AM Worship: 160. PM Worship: 52 Sunday school: 77
Christian sympathy is expressed to the families of Jake Jacobson and Bob Thornsberry.
There will be a Pampered Chef fundraiser hosted by Hilary Burton to help with the expenses from Rey's cancer surgery and treatment. If you wish to participate by placing an order from Hilary, please call 573-433-9038.
A softball tournament fundraiser will be held on October 18 at the Crocker City Park. Please contact Latina at 573-433-6984 for further information. Donations of water, soda, and baked goods are also welcome and appreciated.
The annual hobo dinner and all-church celebration will be held at Roy and Penny Peterson's farm on Saturday, October 18. Please bring your favorite foods and join us for a day of Christian fun and fellowship.
October is Faith-Promise (mission emphasis) month. Our speakers for the month are as follows:
Oct. 19: Free Women's Center (Sunday school only)
Oct. 26: Dave Embree, MSU campus house (Sunday school and morning worship)
Our goal for 2015 is $65,000. We will tally all pledges on October 26, and there will be an all-church carry-in dinner following the morning worship on that date.
Trunk -or- Treat will be held on the church grounds beginning at 5:30 p.m. on October 31. We will have a place for each vehicle to park for the event, and all participants will be responsible for bringing their own candy or treats. Please sign the list in the church foyer to participate. We hope to have a lot of people participating, and we appreciate your help very much. You may decorate your trunks, if you wish.
The annual election of church officers and leaders will be held at a congregational meeting on November 2. Anyone who has been a member of the church for at least a year and is 16 years old or over may vote in the election.
A fund to purchase a new church bus has been started. If you would like to give to this fund, please mark your donaton as "bus fund" so that it will go to the appropriate place. This fund is intended to be separate from the church tithe and missions giving, and we ask that you not take from these funds to give to the new bus fund. It is simply open for those who can give or wish to give in order to purchase a much-needed church bus. Thank you, and God bless you for your service to Him.
All ladies are invited to attend the new ladies' Bible study on Wednesday evenings. The class will continue to be taught by Amanda Boberg and will meet in Roy Peterson's Sunday school classroom.
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Support group meets at the church every Monday at 8 pm. Everyone is welcome.
Junior Adamson is teaching the book of Daniel in the big classroom.. Joe Brown is currently leading the men's study from Kyle Idleman's "Not a Fan".The next men's study will be "Faith Commander", a series from "Duck Dynasty" concerning the parables. Amanda Boberg has begun a new women's study from Philippians on Oct. 8, and Roy Peterson's class is studying the Gospel of John in the library. There are also children's classes for all ages. Our Wednesday evening meals will begin each week at 5:30, with Bible study at 6:30.
Wednesday, Oct. 15: Jr. Adamson's Welcome Class
October 22: Good News Bearers Class
For October: Potatoes, Stuffing (Thanksgiving foods)
For November: Christmas foods and candy
October 17-18: Destination Restoration in Fulton
October 27: Leadership meetings
October 31: "Trunk-or-Treat" at church, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
November 2: Annual church election
November 2: Daylight Savings Time Ends
November 6-9: Roby Christian Church Revival with D.J. Maxey
November 9 : Area Youth Night (AYN) here
November 9 and 16: Love Offering for Rey Peterson
November 22: Church Thanksgiving Dinner, 6 p.m.
November 27: Thanksgiving