The Ninth Sunday After Pentecost-August 6, 2017-10 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Psalm 23; Ephesians 4:1-6; John 10:1-18

Message:  "Nathan Leslie:  Subcontractor" Rev. Dr. Hawkins

Thank You

The Congregational Life Committee would like to thank all those who donated, volunteered, and joined us for the Bessemer Fireman’s Festival.  It was fun and beautiful weekend.  The church booth profited $ 535; which will be deposited to the General Fund.  Once again, thank you all for your support in making the day a success!

Announcements

  • We welcome Rev. Dr. Ralph Hawkins as our guest speaker this morning.  Dr. Hawkins is our Executive Presbyter and Stated Clerk of our Shenango Presbytery.

  • We welcome Mrs. Sandra Murphy as our guest pianist today.   

  • The Loose Offering today, August 6 will go to the Deacons’ to aid in their ministry. 

  • The Discipleship Committee will meet on Monday, August 7 at 7 p.m. 

  • Next Sunday, August 13 is Project HOPE Sunday!  The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Canned Soup and Crackers, and/or any other non-perishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; please make checks payable to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to our HOPE Representative:  Ruth Ann Herman.

  • The deadline to submit information for the September 2017 newsletter is Sunday, August 20.  The September 2017 newsletter will be passed out on Sunday, August 27.

  •  The Mission/Evangelism Committee will meet on Saturday, August 26, 11:00 AM at MOCO House.

  •  Our summer worship schedule will continue at 10 AM  through Sunday, August 20. 

  • We will resume our regular worship hours on Sunday, August 27!  9:30 am Sunday Light followed by 10:45 am Divine Worship.

F. D. Campbell Memorial Library News

*Tech Time–Monday’s @ 12 noon or by appt.

*Smokey Bear’s Birthday–Wednesday, August 9 all day!

*School Supply Giveaway–Thursday, August 10 @12 noon-2pm

*Manicure Madness–Saturday, August 12 @ 2 pm

*Last Day to turn in Summer Reading logs–Sat., August 12 by 7 pm

*Story Time–Every Thursday @ 2 PM through August 17

*Friends of the library meeting–Sat., August 19, 9 am @ MOCO

*Library Board Meeting–Monday, August 28, 5 pm @ MOCO

 Happy Birthday Smokey!  Wednesday, August 9 all day!  Stop by the library for your FREE Smokey the Bear goodie bag! Special thanks to Kathy McBride for her continued generosity in providing this program!

School Supply Giveaway (sponsored by Mohawk Area School District) Thursday, August 10, 12 noon-2 pm in the library parking lot (behind the library.  No income requirement, open to all Mohawk students grades K-12!  School supplies, Shoes, Clothing and Coats will be distributed.

Last Day to turn in reading logs for Summer Reading is Saturday, August 12 by 7 pm.  Prize drawing will take place on Monday, August 14.

Join us in participating in the LawrenceCountyRocks kindness collaborative!  Rocks and painting supplies are available at the library, stop in any time and help spread kindness around the county!  How does it work?  Come to the library and paint a beautiful rock.  Hide the rock somewhere in Lawrence County for someone to find.  If you find a rock, snap a photo and post it on the Lawrence County Rocks Facebook page.  (https://tinyurl.com/LawrenceCountyRocks) Hashtag is #Lawrence County Rocks.) Hide the rock again for someone else to find. 

Storytime

August 10:  Look! Look! Look! At Sculpture by Nancy E. Wallace.  Come and hear a story of three little mice who love to go to the museum and look at sculptures!  Build your very own clay sculpture to take home!

August 17:  Dragonflies by Margaret Hall.  Learn about dragonflies, then make a cute dragonfly magnet to take home! 

Coming Soon!

Art Therapy will resume on Saturday, September 16, 2 pm.  The project will be 3D birch tree paintings. 

Book Club will resume in September!  September’s Title:  “We Were the Lucky Ones” by Georgia Hunter.  Call 724-667-7939 to reserve your copy.

September:  Movie Night returns!

October:  Penn State Master Gardners “Planting and Harvesting Garlic” program.

Physics for Kids workshop.

Library Hours

Monday:  11:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:  11:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:  11:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:  11:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:  9:00 am-4:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Web: www.fdclibrary.org

Phone: 724-667-7939

 Fax: 724-667-0898