Tower Tidings for the Week of August 20, 2017

Remodel Open House

 

Sunday, August 20th 11:00a


Join us this Sunday August 20th at 11:00 AM (after second service) for a tour of the remodeled facilites in the apartment property we own next door. Our Property Committee led by Frank Kejmar will be present to give us a view of the front apartment. Light refreshments will be provided!

Family Lake Day at Forest Home

 

Sunday, August 27th 1:00p


Come enjoy a day at the Lake! Invite all your friends! We'll be swimming, kayaking, and having a great time by the water. Activities include: "The Blob," a semi-deflated pillow used for launching your friends into the lake, brand new water slides, a boating area with paddle boards and kayaks, and a sandy beach, perfect for bringing your beach towels, chairs, and an easy-up if you have one! Lifeguards provided by Forest Home Staff. Bring your picnic lunches, towels, and prepare to have a great time!
From the Nominating Committee:

The month of August means summertime activities for most of us, but to families with school-age children, it's time for "back to school."  For the Nominating Committee, it represents the time is near to prepare a new slate of committee members for 2018.

The Nominating Committee is very pleased with the work of all the ministry groups in our church, and we are excited about those that God is calling upon us to approach for service in the new year. If you have a passion for a particular ministry, please let us know. You may also want to recommend people for positions of service.

We on the Nominating Committee are also very encouraged by the good progress that the Board of Director's Administrative Committee is making to enhance our church committee structure. We are thankful to them for their receptivity to our input and hopeful that the congregation will approve their suggestions in the next couple months. Their work will give the Nominating Committee a reasonable number required to fill the positions on each committee and a positive structure for our church to advance our ministry in meaningful ways.

Please let us know if you have any recommendations for our Nominating Committee.

Sincerely,

Chris Lyford, Nan Emerson, Sabine Phillips, Pauline Kejmar, Teri Francis 
Nominating Committee 

Our Church Community

(Click on the links below for more info)
Worship & Music
Youth Ministry
Missions
(Your contributions support)
  • Men's Coffee & God Talk
    Tuesdays 6:30a - Basement
  • Adult Bible Study
    Sundays 8:45a - Library
  • The Women's Book Club is meeting Sun, Sept 17 at 11:15a to discuss Christy by Catherine Marshall
  • Find your S.H.A.P.E.
Volunteer Opportunities
  • If you're available during weekdays, we'd love for you to volunteer with us in the office! For more info, give us a call or look for Julio during church.
Our Condolences to the Family of
Madeline Hendershot
Memorial Services will be held on
Sat, Aug 19th at 11:00a
Main Sanctuary
 

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Prayer List
IMMEDIATE CONCERNS
Gordon Baird
Brenda Bennett
Mary Clegg
Weldon Clegg
Dorothy Dally
Barbara Davies
Lloyd Dodd
Jan Eickman
Seve Garcia*
Pat Gilbreath
Margaret Hartzell
Madeline Hendershot
Lloyd Jacobson
Christina Jensen
William Vander Lugt
Don Nydam
Carol Roghair
Jeanne Rosenquist
Marian Rundle
Roy Sheeley
Bob & Monica Temple
Audrey Vaughn
Frank Warren
Grace Wilson

LONG TERM HEALTH ISSUES
Michael DiMuro
Steve Graves
Carl Griffin
Jane Hawkins
Darla Heringes
Brook Stuck
*Many have been asking how to support the Garcia family during Seve's recovery, and since his diet is currently very delicate, grocery gift cards would be a tremendous help. If you'd like to contribute a gift card from Trader Joe's or Stater Bros, feel free to bring one to church on Sunday and place it in the collection plate, or stop by our church office and we will arrange to deliver it to them.
PRAYERS FOR EXTENDED CHURCH FAMILY
Teri Hankammer—Joann Dickson’s daughter
Jennifer Haynes—Granddaughter of the Lecklers & the Alfords
Bonnie Hoffman—Cindy Grossman's sister-in-law
Keith Hook—Barbara Hook’s son
Stacy Huckins—Maizie’s daughter-in-law
Tom Johnson—Shirley Miner’s son
Shirley Mayse—Sue Baze’s mother
Peggy Patten—Lori Hovren’s mother
Jeannine Petnode—Friend of Darla Heringes
Alma Rennegarbe—Robert Mendez’s mother
Jack Robey—Stepson of Steven Henry
John (Tim) Simon—Ken and Madeline Hendershot’s son-in-law
Grace Williams—Ruth Ann Nydam’s granddaughter
Marge Wilson—Younger sister of Jean Nease

If you know of anyone who is in need of prayer or a visit from the pastor, please feel free to call the church office and let us know, or leave a note on your response card in church.

Birthday Wishes!

Aug 21:
John Chappell

Aug 22:
Bob Hodges
Hillary Houston
Sohail Samson
Renata Swanston
Aug 23:
Carol Ferguson

Aug 24:
Nancy Alford

Aug 26:
Carol Bauer
Rob Rendleman

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