Prayer Update Oct. 28, 2012 I will turn theirmourning into joy; I will comfort them, and give themgladness for sorrow. Jeremiah 31: 13
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 ConcernsMarsha Kolsters and her family at the unexpected loss of her mother.
Prayer ConcernsGloria Lien’s 7-year old grandson, Seamus has Lyme’s disease and palsy on the left side of his face.
Prayer ConcernsMarge Lucero’s brother, Andy Varley, recovering from heart problems.
PraisesThe arrival of Joe and Becky’s newest grandson, Brandon Carter Smith (9lb 8oz, 21”) to parents Stephen and Nikita Smith and big brother Anthony.
Continued Prayers• Pat Patterson• Cathy Machado• Tom Bicknell
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. • Saturday Nov. 17, 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 • (but no class Nov. 12) • 6:30 a.m. • In the Chapel • Led by Pastor Scott
Cycles of Discipleship Today: Vision Are you holding tightly to God’s vision for our church? To perish is not an option!
Events Today• Coffee Fellowship after church in Johnston Hall• MAP Meeting at 11 am• Lunch with Friends 12:30 pm at the Oakdale City annex
More Upcoming Events• Nov 4 – Guest Speaker: Ginnie Snell• Nov 10 – All church workday• Nov 11 – Men’s breakfast• Nov 11 – Ad Council Meeting• Nov 17 – Contemplative Women’s Retreat• Nov 21 – Thanksgiving Service• Nov 25 – Potluck & Hanging of the Greens