Dear Friends in Christ,
Today is International Food Day, a call to us to be responsive in prayer and
giving for people who are starving from lack of food, and people who are food insecure. We pray and we begin collecting items for the THANKSGIVING and
With that, this Sunday's Gospel text from Matthew is another "discussion"
between Jesus and the Pharisees. This time, the Pharisee trickery is about a coin with images on both sides: how does one know what to pay Caesar and what we owe to God?
A NOTE ABOUT WORSHIP
SERVICES AFTER NOV 1
Last Sunday, we had our annual congregation meeting. The budget for 2021 was
approved and it was decided to make a change to our worship schedule.
Due to the time change on November 1, and the reality that we have open
spaces in the fellowship room on Sundays, it was decided that as of November 1, we will have worship on Sundays only.Wednesday night worship will cease for the time being. Our council will re-assess as we continue through
CARDS - If you want to place an order for these cards, please submit your money and request to Jan Thorson by NOVEMBER
CROSS - please have your gifts/monies returned by this Sunday, October 18. Thank you so much for your generosity.
ORDERS begin this Sunday, October 18th and continue through October 25th. The PINK SIGNUP SHEET is on the front door as you leave church.
This will be printed on Wednesday, October 21. We need folders and someone
to take the folded mailings to Dave Shipe for bulk mailing. CAN YOU HELP WITH THIS?
WORSHIP SPECIAL SERVICES GOING FORWARD:
OCTOBER 25 and OCTOBER
28 - REFORMATION DAY
wear RED if you have it!
NOVEMBER 1 - ALL SAINTS'
THE CHURCH YEAR FOR CHRIST THE KING
DECORATE FOR CHRISTMAS AFTER WORSHIP
PACK THANKSGIVING BOXES
NOVEMBER 29 FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
wear BLUE if you have