Prayer Update Nov. 11, 2012As each has received a gift, use it to serveone another, as good stewards of Gods varied grace 1 Peter 4:10
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 ConcernsPlease pray for our men and women serving in the Military who keep us free from danger.
Prayer ConcernsPray for those with illness and spiritually lost that they may find healing from the Lord.
PraisesJoe and Becky have a new granddaughter!!Payton Mackenzie Nicolau7 lbs. 7 oz., 19” tall, Born at 10:03 Friday night
Continued Prayers• Pat Patterson• Cathy Machado• Tom Bicknell• Don Iwahashi
Continued Prayers• Joe Prezel• Elaine Matthews• Byron Crail• Marguerite Lloyd
Saying GraceA Contemplative Retreat for Women • The day will offer a rhythm of solitude, with activity, sharing, rest and reflection. • Next Saturday, 9 am to 3 pm • Led by Rev. Denise Bowman Wylie • Denise has flyers with more information and how to sign up
Divine Reading (Lectio Divina) How to Pray Over the Bible • Tuesdays 10 a.m. • Led by Pastor Scott and Denise
The Sermons of John Wesley • Mondays at 6:30 a.m. • In the Chapel • Led by Pastor Scott
Cycles of Discipleship Today: Testimony of Discipleship Discipleship: •Is intentional •Is identification •Arranges life’s priorities •Creates concern for the needs of others
Operation Christmas Child• Please return your boxes to the office or Narthex by Wednesday!
Help the Sandy Recovery• UMCOR is helping and there are many ways to do your part: – Volunteer, pray, make flood bucket kits, donate – See the bulletin insert for details
Attention Raley’s Shoppers!• The “Quality of Life” cards are no more…• They’ve been replaced by “Raley’s Something Extra” – These earn credits towards your groceries and – Earn funds for our churchSee the bulletin insertfor sign-up instructions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• 11 am - 5 Minute Charge Conference!• Lunch with Friends 12:30 pm at the Oakdale City annex
More Upcoming Events• Thursday 7 pm– Finance Meeting• Next Sunday – SPRC Meeting• Nov. 21 – Thanksgiving Service (7 pm)• Nov. 25 – MAP Meeting• Nov. 25 - Potluck & Hanging of the Greens• Nov. 26 – Trustees Meeting• Dec. 1 – UMW Winter Tea• Dec. 7/8 – UMW Rummage Sale• Dec. 9 – Ad Council Meeting