Tower Tidings for the Week of October 8, 2017

Pumpkins, Potluck, and Pie

Friday October 27 at 5:30p


Join us Friday evening on October 27th for carving pumpkins, sharing a soup potluck, and eating some pie! Bring your favorite soup to share, grab your pumpkin carving tools, and join us for a great evening together. We'll provide all the pumpkins and hot cocoa! Bring your friends!

ALPHA Is Here!

Wednesday Nights at 6p


Do you have any relatives, neighbors, co-workers, friends who might have existential questions about life? Invite them to join you in ALPHA this week! We will also be having the continuation of our Bethel Bible Series, so come to our Kirk Night Dinner this Wed at 6p, then head into ALPHA or attend the continuation of  our Bethel Study, lead by Dr. Lowell Linden. To sign up, call the church office at (909) 793-3157, or send an email to our office@redlands.church
Alpha Film Series Trailer
Alpha Film Series // Trailer

Our Church Community

(Click on the links below for more info)
Worship Service
  • Rev. John Tincher preaching this Sunday Oct 8: "Lost and Found"
  • Scripture is Luke 19:1-10
  • Flowers given by Melanie Jump in celebration of David & Jared's Birthday
  • Last Week's Service:Christ is Alive
Youth Ministry
Missions
(Your contributions support)
 
Christian Education
  • Men's Coffee & God Talk
    Tuesdays 6:30a - Basement
  • Adult Bible Study
    Sundays 8:45a - Library
  • Find your S.H.A.P.E.
  • Alpha Wed Nights at 6p
  • Bethel Bible Series Wed at 6p
Fellowship
Community
FCC Players Presents their Cast of Characters
You’re invited to an enchanting evening of food and musical theater on October 28th at 5:00 pm in Kimberly Hall! Tickets are $40 per person and can ONLY be PREPURCHASED. Get them on the Garth after worship service on Sunday, or reserve your ticket by calling the office at (909) 793-3157. We can’t wait to introduce this new musical endeavor to you!

 
Women's Book Club
Our current book is “Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus” by Nabeel Qureshi. The author tells a powerful story about the clash between his passion for Islam and his growing discovery, almost against his will, of the power of Christianity and the peace he eventually found in Jesus Christ. Our next meeting will be in the church library on November 12th at 11:15a, following second service.

 
Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!
What an absolutely wonderful turnout of volunteers we had for the Rummage Sale this year! We wish to extend our heartfelt thanks to everyone who helped, supported our efforts, and provided rummage donations!

This year's helpers were: Bruce Adams, Linda Adams, Julio Batta, Darlene Becker, Barb Bowers, Kim Clifton, Earlene Clinton, Thelma DeFoy, Leonette DiMuro, Bonnie Durbin, Nan Emmerson, Teri Francis, Armando Garcia, John Grossman, Ruth Heeney, Jane Henry, Jeanne Higgins, Carol Houston, Mike Houston, Mary Hylkema, Betty Jervis, Maizie Johnson, Pauline Kejmar, Carole Ley, Linda Liles, Roy Liles, Chris Lyford, Ted Lyford, Pam Martin, Jean Mills, Laura Mollet, Jean Nease, Oscar Pacheco, Michael Richardson, Eli Soria, Lisa Soria, Dave Streit, Martha Streit, Monte Stuck, Nelda Stuck, Linda Walsh, Kathy Warren, Marilyn Williams, Wendy Zaragoza, and Boy Scout Troop #44.

Chris Sedmack and Kitty Stephens,
Co-Chairpersons for this year's Rummage Sale
 
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On Behalf of the Board of Women's Fellowship, and additional "Thank You" to both Chris and Kitty for co-chairing this successful event again this year. Many, many hours of work are invested into this endeavor, several weeks prior to the rummage being brought into Kimberly Hall, Their efforts are greatly appreciated!

Bonnie Durbin
President, Executive Board of Women's Fellowship

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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
Jean Harp
Margaret Hartzell
Christina Jensen
William Vander Lugt
Don Nydam
Carol Roghair
Jeanne Rosenquist
Marian Rundle
Bob & Monica Temple
Audrey Vaughn
Grace Wilson

LONG TERM HEALTH ISSUES
Michael DiMuro
Steve Graves
Carl Griffin
Jane Hawkins
Darla Heringes
Roy Sheeley
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
Austin Jones—Victoria Batta's Brother
Shirley Mayse—Sue Baze’s mother
Jeannine Petnode—Friend of Darla Heringes
Alma Rennegarbe—Robert Mendez’s mother
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!

October 8:
Dee Woodbury


October 9:
Wayne Gamble


October 10:
Gary Miller
October 12:
David Jump
Guay Wilson


October 13:
Dan Johnson


October 14:
Kim Gozzo
Julie Ann Petry
Carolyn Rau

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