Tower Tidings for the Week of October 15, 2017

FCC Players presents: Cast of Characters

Saturday, Oct 28 at 5:00p

You’re invited to an enchanting evening of food and musical theater on October 28th at 5:00 pm in Kimberly Hall! Our fundraiser gala is $40 per person and tickets can only be guaranteed by pre-purchase; 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!

Pumpkins, Potluck, and Pie

Friday October 27 at 5:30p

Join us Friday evening on October 27th for carving and decorating 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!

Our Church Community

(Click on the links below for more info)
Worship Service
  • Armando Garcia preaching this Sunday Oct 15: "God of the Second Chance"
  • Scripture is Luke 15:11-32
  • Flowers given by Nancy Petry in memory of all the victims from the Las Vegas shooting.
  • Last Week's Service: Lost and Found
Youth Ministry
(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
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
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
Gordon Baird
Brenda Bennett
Mary Clegg
Weldon Clegg
Dorothy Dally
Barbara Davies
Lloyd Dodd
Jan Eickman
Seve Garcia
Jean Harp
Margaret Hartzell
William Vander Lugt
Don Nydam
Carol Roghair
Jeanne Rosenquist
Marian Rundle
Bob & Monica Temple
Audrey Vaughn
Grace Wilson

Michael DiMuro
Steve Graves
Carl Griffin
Jane Hawkins
Darla Heringes
Roy Sheeley
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
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!

October 15:
Michael Almanza

October 16:
Barbara Bowers
Tammy Hale

October 17:
Carol Roghair
October 18:
Bob Clark
Jan Eickman
Jim Henry
Paul Swanson

October 19:
Gerald Goodlow

October 21:
Gordon Baird
Ted Lyford
Natalie Zuk

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