Prayer Update Jan. 13, 2013Then they cried to theLord in their trouble,And he delivered them from their distress Psalm 107:6
Prayer ConcernsScott Friel’s cousin, Carrie Davis is still in a coma after a car accident. You can donate to a trust fund: “Bring Carrie Baby Home” at USBank in Modesto.
Prayer Concerns• Ken’s dad had a mini- stroke and is back in the hospital for observation
Prayer Concerns• Frankie Rebiskie’s friend Esther is out of the coma, but her kidneys have been affected and she will need to start dialysis• Mike Thompson, a friend of Phyllis’, has health issues
Prayer Concerns• Linda Amate has been fighting a cough and went to the hospital, but is now at home recuperating.
Prayer Concerns• Ten year old, Ashtin has been diagnosed with Leukemia• The flu epidemic heading towards California
Praises• Praise for our church family• Lots of snow in the mountains and rain in the valley
Continued Prayers• Pat Patterson• Byron Crail• Cathy Machado• Tom Bicknell• Elaine Matthews• Joe Prezel• Doreen Stever• Marguerite Lloyd
Training Opportunities• Circuit Church Officer Training here Jan. 19, 10 am - 3 pm, for all committee members of churches in our circuit• MAP Training at Centenary UMC in Modesto, Feb. 2, 10 am - 3 pm for our elected committee leaders, led by a visiting organizational planning professional.
Divine Reading (Lectio Divina) How to Pray Over the Bible • Tuesdays 10 a.m. • Led by Pastor Scott and Denise
Disciple: Under the Tree of Life • A new Bible study has started and it is not too late to join us – we have plenty of room in both! • You can attend on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m. or Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Attention Raley’s Shoppers!• The “Quality of Life” cards are no more…• They’ve been replaced by “Raley’s Something Extra” – These earn credits towards your groceries and – Earn funds for our churchSee the bulletin insertfor sign-up instructions
Events Today• Coffee Fellowship after church in Johnston Hall• Ad Council meeting @ 11:00am in the Chapel• Lunch with Friends 12:30 pm at the Oakdale City annex
More Upcoming Events• Thursday – Finance Meeting @ 7:00pm• Next Sunday – Staff-Parish Meeting @ 11:00am• Jan. 25 – Pinochle @ 6:00pm• Jan. 27 – Missions Meeting @ 11:00am• Jan. 28 –Women’s Circle 1:00pm @ Barbara Keeler’s• Feb. 3 – Scout Sunday pancake breakfast• Mar. 1&2 – UMW rummage sale• Mar. 17 – Potato bar luncheon after church
UMM Superbowl & Tailgate Party• February 3rd in Johnston Hall• Bring your snacks and/or a dish to share• Bring your favorite lawn chairs• 3:00pm for a 3:30pm kick-off!