Maranatha Newsletter – August 18-25

This week Bruce and Sharon Chucoski brought us the follow-up lesson on "Where is God urging us to go?" They discussed the results of the survey about mission projects that 38 of our class members filled out. Jeff Jaynes of Restore Hope will be our teacher next week.

Birthdays this week are: Richard Payton (19), Richard Wansley (19), and Jeff Allen (22).
Anniversaries include Melanie and Dave Shepherd and Dana and Stuart Solomon.
Prayer this week was by Carol Maus. Carol Grim will have our prayer next week.
Snacks this week were brought by the Susan Hamilton and the Chucoskis. Next week the Wansleys and the Maus will be bringing our refreshments.
Upcoming events:

  • Burroughs Elementary School is still needing for Reading partners.
  • The Mission Trip to Port Aurthur, TX is scheduled for October 7-11, 2019. If you have questions or are ready to sign up, please contact Richard Wansley at rawansley.
  • Senior Seekers will have a gathering at 11:30 am on Wednesday, August 21. Audra Fogel will speak on the Sutton Avian Research Center in Bartlesville, OK. Reserve a lunch by calling 918-699-0123.
  • Exodus House and Parsonage House will have a reunion on September 2, Labor Day at Centenary Methodist Church.
  • BAUMC is changing the Sunday schedule beginning the first of September. Early church will start at 9:00 am rather than 8:30 am and last for only 45 minutes. Sunday School will begin at 9:50 am and 11:00 am church will remain the same. The purpose of the changes are to increase attendance. There will also be switching of the Chancel and Chapel choirs on the first Sunday of the month.
  • The class voted to give $1,000 to the Communication’s Department toward the purchase of a new laptop commuter with enhanced video capabilities.

Joys and Concerns
Prayers are needed for the following class members:

  • John Sherman had shoulder surgery on Monday.
  • Bob Russell is having heart problems and will be having diagnostic procedures this week.
  • Cisco is going to need 8-9 more chemotherapy sessions despite being in remission.
  • Karen Campbell has back problems but still managed to coordinate a great social for us last Friday.
  • Bruce Chucoski’s dad has a small prostate cancer.
  • J.P. and Erin Doland were in a car accident.
  • Sara Pugh-Montgomery had her twin girls on Sunday morning.

Peace and blessings,
Meredith and Carol

Published in: on August 19, 2019 at 8:15 pm  Comments Off on Maranatha Newsletter – August 18-25  
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