Tower Tidings for the Week of November 26, 2017

Christmas Rose Brunch
Saturday, December 2nd at 10:00a

Sunday morning, November 26th, will be your last opportunity to purchase tickets to attend this year's Christmas Rose Brunch, to be held on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017, at 10:00am, in Kimberly Hall!

While tickets remain available, they may be purchased for $25.00 each; they will be available on the patio following the conclusion of both morning worship services. You may also call Earlene Clinton, at 909-792-1769, to arrange your ticket purchase.

We also hope you will remember to bake and bring your special holiday recipe to the "Bakery", (Church Lounge), on Friday, December 1st, between 11am and 3pm. You may also bring your gift card to any local fast food restaurant, at the same time, so we may decorate the Christmas tree in Kimberly Hall. Following our Brunch, these gift cards will be taken to Youth Hope in order to provide meals to many at-risk youth in our community.

We hope you will want to join in this yearly tradition, and share your holiday spirit and Christian fellowship with one and all.

Lessons & Carols
Sunday, Dec 17 at 10:00a

We will be gathering together as one church family in a single service on December 17th at 10:00am, celebrating the season of advent with music and worship. We will continue to meet in a single 10:00am morning worship service on December 24th and 31st, with two evening services (5p & 7p) on Christmas Eve Dec 24th. We'll resume our normal 8:30am and 10:00am services on January 7th, 2018.

Our Church Community

(Click on the links below for more info)
Worship Service
  • Anniversaries celebrated each month
  • A prayer for Veterans
  • No Kirk Night/Bethel/Alpha until after the holidays.
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.
Youth Ministry
(Your contributions support)
​Women’s Book Club
Our holiday book is The Christmas Shoes by Donna VanLiere. It’s the story of a serendipitous meeting between a man losing his family because of his focus on professional achievement and material rewards and an 8-year-old boy whose mother is dying of cancer. Our next meeting is January 7th at 11:15 in the library.

Click below to view full size calendar.

Prayer List
Gordon Baird
Brenda Bennett
Mary Clegg
Weldon Clegg
Dorothy Dally
Barbara Davies
Lloyd Dodd
Seve Garcia
Jean Harp
Margaret Hartzell
Athene Johnston
William Vander Lugt
Don Nydam
Carol Roghair
Jeanne Rosenquist
Marian Rundle
Margaret Sheeley
David Swanston IV
Bob & Monica Temple
Audrey Vaughn
Grace Wilson
Mike Wirz

Michael DiMuro
Steve Graves
Carl Griffin
Jane Hawkins
Darla Heringes
Roy Sheeley
Bowen Roy Davis—Newborn grandson of Pastor Steve and Cindy Davis
Teri Hankammer—Joann Dickson’s daughter
Jennifer Haynes—Granddaughter of the Lecklers & the Alfords
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
Turner Jaysen Kallen—Bud and Shirley Miner's Grandson
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!

Nov 26:
Brenna Phillips

Nov 27:
Eric Hovren
Nov 28:
Bruce McClurg

Dec 1:
Irene Gregory
Samantha King

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