Week of Oct. 10, 2021
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A convenient and easy-to-use Bible study program designed for personal use! New study guide available every Friday!
AG FLASH BIBLE STUDY
THIS WEEK: Haggai 2:1-9
A short digital Bible study on the main text for the upcoming Sunday is available every Friday. The questions require no previous Bible knowledge and are designed to help you read the scripture on your own. Grab your phone or tablet and begin reading and journaling with the scripture each week. Challenge yourself to grow in grace! CLICK HERE TO BEGIN!
WEAR A MASK - WASH YOUR HANDS - SOCIAL DISTANCE - GET VACCINATED!
Covid19 vaccine booster shots are now available at local pharmacies. Most health care plans cover the entire cost of the vaccine. Check with your doctor to see if you are eligible for the vaccine or booster. Wear a Mask - Wash Your Hands - Social Distance - Get Vaccinated!
A weekly Tuesday night group Bible study on Zoom. No previous Bible study knowledge required. To register to join the class Click Here!. We hope to see you!
THIS SUNDAY - OCT. 10TH
The proposed 2022 budget is now ready for your vote! If you did not pick up your copy of the proposed budget last Sunday, watch your mailbox for delivery. Please pray for this ministry and plan to grow with us in 2022! The deadline for the return of ballots is this Sunday, October 10th.
Marlee Kale Named Homecoming Queen!
Millie Heffinger and Barbara Coffey's great niece Marlee Kale was named St. Stephens High School Homecoming Queen on Sept. 24th. The differently abled Kale is the pride of St. Stephens! Congratulations Marlee and great aunts Millie and Barbara!
If you wish to have a name added to Friday's prayer list, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday mornings at 10 AM.
PRAYERS REQUESTED FOR OUR MEMBERS: Jerry Watson, Kelly Davis, Peggy Poe, John Franckhauser, Tara Franckhauser, Cliff and Ruby Hefner, Ann Poovey, Audrey Haas, Sarah Wallace, Florence Lowman, Judy Lail, Gary Laxton, Merrie Bisanar, Judith Bolick, Ella Franckhauser, Glenn Barger, Tony Haas, Rachel Price, and Kathy Merrill.
SPECIAL PRAYER REQUESTS: The family of Ann Cannon, the family of Whitney Murphy, Jim Sullivan, Pat Haas, Beverly Mullen, Brian Lester, Carolyn Watson's friend Pat, Ronnie and Connie McNeil, Jane Reid, Neil Barker and family, Dorman Winkler, Steve Lail, Troy Moyles, Sonya Johnson, Betty Nivens, Jim and Jean Teague.
Special Condolences to the Ann Cannon Family
Ann Cannon, the sister of Jerry Watson entered the Church Triumphant quietly in her sleep this week. Visitation and funeral details are not currently available but will be announced as soon as they are known. Please keep Jerry and his family in your prayers.
Grounded in Grace
Living Lutheran is the magazine of faith and life of this church. This week's article focuses on harvest season and its implication for people of grace. Click here! to read.
A Veterans Support Event In Cooperation with CCCTI and NCWorks
Foothills Veterans Stand Down
November 10th - 8 AM until 2 PM
Personal Care Kits Requested!
OUR GOAL: 50 KITS
The Foothills Veterans Stand Down is a one day event during which CCCTI/NCWorks staff and community volunteers provide food, clothing and health screenings to homeless and at-risk veterans.
Amazing Grace has been given the honor of participating in this year's Foothills Veterans Stand Down. Pastor Frank will be the event Chaplain and offer prayers at the event opening ceremony. We will host a vendor booth that will allow us to interact with local veterans and their families, share personal care kits along with Amazing Grace prayer support. Amazing Grace volunteers are needed. See Pastor Frank to volunteer to work the booth at the event.
Purchase a $20 Vet Kit Ticket from Peggy Poe and a Council Member Will Create a Kit for You or Create Your Own! Kit Requirements Listed Below:
Personal Care Kit Requirements
The following items are needed for the personal care kits: 1) vinyl travel bag; 2) toothbrush; 3) travel tooth paste; 4) men's travel comb; 5) travel bar soap; 6) small travel towel; 7) a plastic razor; 8) travel shave cream; 9) travel Neosporin tube; 10) travel hand sanitizer
QUOTE FOR THE WEEK
"Faith cannot be shaken; it is the result of being shaken." - Jacob Needleman
MUSIC VIDEO FOR THE WEEK
"It is Well With My Soul" - Acapeldridge
See You at Church!