SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT – “We must be the same person in private and in public. Only the Christian worldview gives us the basis for this kind of integrity.” (Chuck Colson )
LOVED ONE OF THE WEEK – (health concerns)- Fred Anthis, 351 East 350 North, Patoka, IN 47666
PRAYER LIST… Pray One for Another – James 5:16
Our sympathy & prayers are extended to the family & friends of Fred Wise(uncle of Kathy Hudson).
Fred Anthis (kidney issues) – Deaconess Gateway
Robert Williams (friend of David Hudson / heart problems) – North Carolina
Jack Bell (brother-in-law of Melissa Gaines / health concerns)
Abby Heidenreich (mission trip to Haiti, May 28th-June 3rd)
Sue Ellen Parker (recovering from knee surgery / undergoing therapy)
Megan Miller (granddaughter of Red & Nora Miller / Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma / removed 15 lymph nodules, 4 tested positive / she will be seeing an endocrinologist and undergoing radiation iodine)
Elizabeth Williams (best friend of Nora Miller / resident-River Oaks Assisted Living)
John & Ellen Vinson (friends of McDowell’s / assisted living in Petersburg)
Pat Chamberlain (recovering from knee replacement surgery)
Mary Ann Stone (health concerns)
Belle Howell (aunt of Heather Luttrell / heart aneurysm / upcoming surgery)
Erica Pinney (daughter of Pastor Jeff / health issues / upcoming surgery)
Betty Woodlief’s son-in-law (stroke)
Romaine McCabe (friend of Puff Rogers’ family / mass around heart / chemo/radiation)
Brooke(mother) & Savannah(unborn baby) Teremini (4 birth defects / open heart surgery scheduled immediately after birth / will have multiple surgeries)
Co-Worker of Ellyn Horrall (diagnosed with breast cancer / needs prayers)
Matt Harper (undergoing cancer treatments)
Heather Ota (cancer concerns)
Dave Newcome (friend of Barb Skelton / improving from stroke)
Toni Whitehouse (granddaughter of Barbara Whitehouse / awaiting kidney transplant)
Karen Gress (recurrence of cancer / continuing treatments)
Harold Cox (brother of Dorthy Douglas / stage 4 cancer / chemo)
Steve Sullivan (brother of Faith Livermore / cancer)
Harlan Scott (friend of Ed & Ellyn Horrall / cancer)
Jeff Stenfenagel (co-worker of Greg Ault / stage 4 cancer)
Jewell Pressley (friend of Dorthy Douglas / undergoing maintenance chemo)
Bernie Burger(father of Bonnie Pinney / continuing health concerns)
Vic Welch (uncle of Darla Meyer Smith & Lisa Meyer / undergoing cancer treatment)
Military: Mark Ambrose, Jr. (Grandbig of Kevin Meyer / on alert status with U.S. Coast Guard / currently completing degree at Ball State); Brad Hale (nephew of Dick & Babs Johnson/re-deployed); Christopher Cook & family (New Mexico); Unspoken Concerns; Trinity Cluster Churches
ATTENDANCE – Worship Attendance Last Sunday-110 / Sunday School Attendance Last Sunday-20
UP FRONT NEXT SUNDAY
ACOLYTES—Jamison Meyer & Brandon Luttrell
BELL STEWARD—Jim Bishop
CHILDREN’S CHURCH—Shea Duke
GREETERS—Buddy & Puff Rogers
USHERS—Sam Muncy, Andy Schafer, Rick Hudson, Greg Ault
WORSHIP LEADER—Barbara Skelton
THIS WEEK’S ACTIVITIES & UPCOMING EVENTS
TODAY No Sunday School / Graduates Reception in FLC
MONDAY Youth Coalition Meal, 12:30pm at PCMS (see announcements), PCHS Girls Tennis Banquet, 6:00pm (help needed)
TUESDAY Bible Study, 7:00pm
THURSDAY PCHS Boys Baseball Banquet, 6:00pm (help needed)
SATURDAY Men’s Breakfast, 7:00am
FLC Reserved, 8:30am
5/28/17 FLC Tentatively Reserved
5/29/17 Office Closed in Observance of Memorial Day
5/30/17 Bible Study, 7:00pm
IT’S A BOY!!! Nathan & Sherry Black of Shalimar, Florida, announce the birth of their son, Gabriel James Black, born May 15th. He weighed 3 lbs., 8 oz. and was 17 inches long. Although he decided to come early, he is healthy and strong. Paternal grandparents are Dennis & Cathy Black of Shalimar, Florida. Maternal grandparents are Noemi Gorospe of Manila, Philippines, and the late Geny Musico. Cards may be sent to Nathan & Sherry at 15 Handolin Lane, Shalimar, FL 32579.
GRADUATION SUNDAY – TODAY!! …honoring our seniors during worship and at a reception to follow in the Family Life Center. No Sunday School this morning. Come celebrate our graduates with us! This is also the Sunday that our current prayer sponsors should reveal themselves to the youth they’ve been praying for throughout the school year. Don’t forget to let them know Prayer Sponsors!!
MOTE IN CONCERT TONIGHT: Nashville Gospel recording artist Gordon Mote is featured in concert at Owensville United Methodist Church this evening at 6:00pm. The Dove Award nominee has played with artists such as Lee Greenwood, Trisha Yearwood, Tanya Tucker, Porter Wagoner, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, Martina McBride, Bob Seger, Alan Jackson, Rascal Flatts, Carrie Underwood, Lionel Richie, Josh Turner, Darius Rucker, Alison Krauss, The Gaither Vocal Band, and has been a part of the long-running Gaither Homecoming Tour, as well as earning numerous awards & top honors. A free will offering will be taken at the service. The public is invited.
YOUTH COALITION MEAL – TOMORROW: Patoka UMC will be serving the Youth Coalition Meal tomorrow, May 22nd at 12:30pm at PCMS cafeteria. Please be at Patoka UMC at 9:00am to help with preparing, transporting, serving, cooking & grilling, etc. If you can help by donating cookies, rice crispie treats, brownies (2 dozen per person please / and remember – NO NUTS), we ask that you have them to the church by 10:00am tomorrow morning or by this evening (21st). Sign-up sheets for both workers and food donations are on the foyer table.
If you can help at any point during the day, please let Laura Heidenreich know (812-385-5079), since we will be moving directly from the Youth Coalition Meal back to the church and into preparing for the PCHS Girls Tennis Banquet at 6:00pm. MUCH help will be needed tomorrow, the entire day. Thank you in advance for volunteering!
SPORTS BANQUETS THIS WEEK: Please let Laura Heidenreich (812-385-5079) know if you can help [at least 45 minutes prior & with clean up] at the following:
Monday, May 22nd, 6:00pm – PCHS Girls Tennis
Thursday, May 25th, 6:00pm – PCHS Boys Baseball
GRADUATION OPEN HOUSE: There will be an open house to honor Brittany Koberstein, this Saturday, May 27th from 5:00-7:00pm at the home of Red & Nora Miller. Please RSVP to 812-779-2074.
THE HOPPERS IN CONCERT: Southern Gospel Recording Artists The Hoppers will be in concert in the Family Life Center of North Friendship General Baptist Church (Pastor Spencer & Melissa Gaines’ church), on Thursday evening, June 1st at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:00pm. A free will offering will be received. The women’s ministry will serve concessions. North Friendship is located at 2244 IN-68 in Lynnville, Indiana. For more info or directions call 812-922-3645 or talk with Melissa.
SPECIAL OLYMPICS BENEFIT RIDE: The Rolling Disciples motorcycle ministry of First General Baptist Church in Princeton hosts their 4th annual Benefit Ride on Saturday, June 3rd with proceeds benefitting Special Olympics. A BBQ pork dinner will be held at the church following the ride, with door prizes, silent auction, Chinese auction, free bike show/people’s choice award, and grand prize of a $250.00 gift card from J & P Cycle. Sign up 9:00am at Princeton Courthouse Gazebo. Coffee & donuts served. $15.00 per rider / $10.00 per passenger. Last bike out – 10:00am. Last bike in – 1:00pm. For more information call 812-677-2755 or 812-385-5410.
NEW MAILING ADDRESS FOR THE SW DISTRICT CENTER / PHONE NUMBERS REMAIN THE SAME: The SW District office has been transitioning to a virtual office. Joy will now be fully virtual with primary hours in Santa Claus from Monday-Thursday 7:30am(cst) – 4:00pm(cst). She will be available to come to your church or area if needed. ALL FUTURE MAIL should be addressed to SW District, PO Box 99, Santa Claus, IN 47579-0099. DS Steve and ADS Anderson will be available by appointment. Joy does keep both calendars. Feel free to contact her. All phone numbers remain the same. (812)965-6200 Office or (877)781-6715.
June – no Mt. Mission pick up in June – collecting for Free Yard Sale instead
June 8-10 – Annual Conference
June 26-30 – 5 Day Good News Club
July 9-14 – Santa Claus U.M. Church Camp [for Grades 3-6]
July 17 – Evansville Christian Life Center Golf Scramble
July 29 – Free Farmers Market Vegetable Give-Away
August 5 – Free Yard Sale
Few things are more infectious than a godly lifestyle. The people you rub shoulders with everyday need that kind of challenge. Not prudish. Not preachy. Just cracker-jack clean living. Just honest to goodness, bone-deep, non-hypocritical integrity.” ~ Chuck Swindoll