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BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR DECEMBER 14, 2014

SERMON: Cindy Dawson “Give More” Luke 12:22-31 ADVENT READING AND CANDLE LIGHTING: 9:30 & 10:45 – David & Claudia Jaimes ADVENT TESTIMONY: Claudia Jaimes PRIMETIMERS – Our Christmas luncheon is set for Thursday, December 18th at 11:30 a.m. in the Coffee Café. We will be entertained by the Stars and Stripes Ukulele Band who will present their Christmas program for us. A great way to greet the Christmas season! The food will be provided, so bring your friends and enjoy…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR DECEMBER 7, 2014

SERMON: David Bridges “Spend Less” Mark 12.13-17 ADVENT READING AND CANDLE LIGHTING: 9:30 & 10:45 – John & Dana Stanfield ADVENT TESTIMONY: Judy Hickman THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are given by Carmen Garcia in loving memory of her late husband, Raul. Carmen and Raul would have celebrated their 22nd wedding anniversary today. She gives thanks to God for the happy years they spent together. DON’T FORGET the children’s Christmas workshop takes place TODAY from 9:30 – 11:45 a.m.…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR NOVEMBER 23, 2014

THE CHURCH OFFICE will close at noon on Wednesday, November 26th and remain closed November 27th & 28th for Thanksgiving. BABY DEDICATION: William Washington Cline son of Angela & Bruce Cline, Jr. DON’T FORGET YOUR PIES! If you ordered a pie from the Bible Quiz team, please pick it up following the service today. THE WEDNESDAY NIGHT PRAYER GROUP will not be meeting on November 26th. ALL YOUNG ADULTS who are interested in being paired with a mentor or mentor…

BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR OCTOBER 12, 2014

SERMON: David Bridges “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?” Isaiah 36 & 37 THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are presented with praise to God for the humor and laughter in our lives. – Jan and Dale Ward OUR HEARTFELT SYMPATHY goes to the family of Bill White, who passed away Monday, October 6th at the age of 91. Bill, his wife Betty and children Marybeth, Spike and Kathy were a part of our congregation from 1959 to 1991…

Breanna Thomas’ Poems

Breanna Thomas is an “MK” (missionary kid) who first visited Friendswood Friends Church as a tiny baby when she and her parents, David and Debby Thomas, were preparing to head to the mission field. She grew up in Rwanda and is now a sophomore at George Fox College. The following poems, shared with Breanna’s permission, are her reflections on being multi-cultural in a mono-cultural world, and a poignant good-bye to Rwanda written as she left to begin her college studies.…

Language of Hope

Reprinted with permission from Salim J. Munayer. Dr. Munayer is the Director of Musalaha, which is a Christian ministry of reconciliation in Jerusalem. As a staff we have been reflecting on the current war in Gaza and the reactions of those in our communities, some who have been involved in reconciliation and some who have not. The last cycle of violence has affected our societies; some feel betrayed, some are depressed, and others feel their principles have been compromised. Some are…

Church Bulletin AUGUST 3, 2014

SERMON: Cindy Dawson “In the Flesh” SCRIPTURE: 1 John 4:1-6 CONGRATULATIONS to Tyson & Christi Voelkel on the birth of their daughter Violet Elyce Voelkel. Violet was welcomed home by big sister Eliana. CONGRATULATIONS also go to Brian & Emily Ford on the birth of their daughter Jenna Greyson Ford. Jenna was born on July 29th and is welcomed home by big sisters Julia & Audra and big brother Alan. THE FRIENDS CHORALE will begin rehearsals on August 17th at…