Sunday April 7th, 2019

5th Sunday in Lent


In Worship: The 40 days before Easter (excluding Sundays) mark the days of Lent in our Christian calendar. When you get past all of the words that sound “churchy”, Lent is a time for intense focus for Christians to grow in oneness with Christ and conform to the heart and mind of Christ.Many of us give up certain things for the forty days of Lent, and doing so can be a very beneficial thing for us.  Our Lenten sermon series entitled:  Giving It Up takes that idea one step further and explores that which God wants us to give up, not just for forty days, but forever. This week:  Giving Up Our Lives

At the conclusion of Worship, Pastor Jeremy and Pastor Marla will discuss events coming up after Easter to help us discern where we stand as a congregation regarding LGBTQA+ inclusion.

SUNDAY April 7 
OFFERING COUNTERS:  Isabelle Onema and Llisa Haddon
GREETERS: Lisa Haddon and Barbara Parker

POTLUCK Fellowship Lunch and Boutique Open: This Sunday (April 7) is also our next monthly potluck lunch – bring your favorite dish to share!  Also, the women’s boutique will be open during lunchtime with lots of Spring clothing and accessories.

Easter Egg Fillers Needed: Easter is just around the corner on 4/21 and we would appreciate your donation of candy, small trinkets, dimes, quarters, and nickels to add to the eggs for our children’s egg hunt. Please leave your donation in the West Office. Thank you!

Skyline Urban Ministry: Wesley is partnering with Skyline Urban Ministry Street Outreach to serve free hot lunches every Thursday from noon to 1:00 PM! Just look for the red trailer and tent in the parking lot. All are welcome! And, you are encouraged to support this ministry by helping to set up, serve food, and/or break down the meal service each week! Come and go between 11:45 and 1:00 PM each Thursday.

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