Weekly News from WCUMC-2/03/2013Sharing the transforming love of Jesus, across the street and around the world. "Co-Heirs Through the Gospel" Basic Training for Followers of ChristThis plan is that the Gentiles would be co-heirs and parts of the samebody, and that they would share with the Jews in the promises of Godin Christ Jesus through the gospel.God sent me to reveal the secret plan that had been hidden since thebeginning of time by God, who created everything. Gods purpose isnow to show the rulers and powers in the heavens the many differentvarieties of his wisdom through the church. This was consistent withthe plan he had from the beginning of time that he accomplishedthrough Christ Jesus our Lord. In Christ we have bold and confidentaccess to God through faith in him. Ephesians 3:6, 9-12Gods "plan" was important for Paul It revealed his mission to go to the Gentiles. He learned his responsibility was to share Gods plan with all.Gods "plan" was important for the Gentiles. They became "co-heirs" with the people of God, the Jews. Gentiles now shared in the spiritual riches of Israel.
Gods "plan" is important for followers of Jesus today. Gods revealed plan is what He promised in the Old Testament, what Christ did in the Gospels, what the early church did in the book of Acts, what Paul and others taught in the epistles, and what God will do in the book of Revelation. Gods plan gives us confidence and faith that God works in us, for us and through us.So lets share His revealed word with the world.Next week: "Strength Through the Holy Spirit", Ephesians 3:14-21. THIS WEEK AT WCUMCSunday - 2/03 Evening Prayer, 5:30 PM, Prayer RoomMonday - 2/04 "The WORD" Bible Study, 2:00 PM, Memorial Room. Talk Time, 7:00 PM, Crossfire Room Men of Integrity, 7:00 PM, Memorial RoomTuesday - 2/05 Womens Bible Study (BSO), 9:30 AM, Sanctuary Mens Morning Bible Study, 9:45 PM, Room 11Wednesday - 2/06 Womens Bible Study, 10:00 AM, Memorial Room Choir, 7:15 PM, Sanctuary Prison Ministry meets in Church parking lot at 5:40 PM Youth Group, 7:00 PM, Crossfire RoomThursday - 2/07Friday - 2/09
Saturday - 2/09 Mens Saturday Morning Group, 7:30 AM, CHSunday - 2/10 Sunday School classes 9:00 AM Nursery Care is available in the Children’s Wing 10:30 AM Worship Service IMPORTANT NEWS AND EVENTS Prime Timers Dinner Friday, February 8, 6:00 PMOur Guest Speaker will be Marcia Carole "Gods Heart in Art", a programabout the creative process of sharing art, stories and faith about ourCreator God.Sign up for side dishes in the foyer.
February 9 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Westminster Chapel, Bellevue, WAPure HOPE’s Director of Parenting, Dan Martin and Cincinnati AdvisoryBoard Member, Sean McKay join featured speaker Jon Kitna, former NFLQuarterback at this conference on becoming a real man in today’s world.Leading a life of sexual integrity is one of the greatest challenges menface today. The relentless stream of sexual temptation that is channeledinto our homes and communities through the Internet, televisionshows, movies, magazines and countless other means wreaks havoc onChristian men. The challenge is even greater for our young people whoare growing up in such an age. While it’s impossible to avoid sexualtemptations, it is possible to manage them. Higher Ground can help!This one-day conference, featuring keynote speaker Jon Kitna, formerNFL Quarterback, and multiple breakout seminars led by excellentteachers, will provide Christian men and teens with practical tools,resources and encouragement to help them lead lives of integrity andhonor in the face of sexual temptation and destructive messages thatbombard them daily.Click here to register for this event. Support Our Youth FundraiserYour purchase will help scholarship some of our Youth to Camp and otherYouth Activities. Get a $5 value for only $1. Check out the table in thefoyer.
Youth SNOZONE 2013 - Mt. Baker February 20 -22 $175 $15 Discount if paid by February 1 $10 OFF for you and each NEW friendAnne Graham Lotz, daughter of Billy Graham, will be coming to OverlakeChristian Church for a Church Awakening Conference on March 7 and 8.Worship leader Fernando Ortega will also be there. Thursday evening,March 7 is open to the general public. Tickets can be purchased for $5each. The one-day conference on March 8 is for pastors, ministry leadersand their spouses. Tickets for Friday are $30 each or $40 per couple.Get more information and purchase tickets atwww.churchawakening.com.
Woodinville Storehouse Food Bank Get Involved with our Green Bag Program! The Green Bag Program is a food collection program that provides a steady supply of food to help feed the hungry in our Eastside communities. Supporters are the core of our program. Yourgenerosity and community spirit allow us to collect food for ourless fortunate friends and neighbors. An extra item or two eachshopping trip is all it takes to fill up your "cool green bag" for pick-up every other month.The program can be hosted by local businesses, churches, andcommunity groups. Please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org to get started!This Weeks Needs: Fruit Cereal Spaghetti sauce Pasta Ravioli Peanut Butter Chili Rice-a-Roni Hamburger Helper Ramen noodles Dried beansThank you for your continued support.www.woodinvillestorehouse.org -
Financial Snapshot General Fund: Income for week ended 1/27/2013 $ 6,916 Income, weekly avg. year to date $ 8,786 Expenses, weekly average, year-to-date $ 8,327 Expenses, weekly avg. budget $ 10,413 Faith Promise Monthly Support: Beginning Balance 11/1/12 $ 21,016 Total Pledges 2012-2013 $ 90,342 Received to date $ 19,840 Disbursed to date $ 28,255Prayer Chain RequestsPrayer Chain requests call Barbara Clark 425-483-3885. After 6:00 PM callMary Harvey at 425-827-2883 or call the church at 425-483-5252.We hope to see you in church this Sunday and God Bless.Have a great week!This newsletter is published by Woodinville Community United Methodist Church for ourmembers, friends and all who love Jesus. Our vision is "To Share the Transforming Love ofJesus Christ Across the Street and Around the World". If you are looking for a church homewith loving, devoted followers of our Lord, Jesus Christ, we invite you to attend our SundayWorship Service at 10:30 each Sunday. We are located at 17110 140th Ave NE, Woodinville,WA 98072. Learn more at www.wcumc.org.