Our new bishop, Bishop Sudarshana
Devadhar, will be visiting our church on Tuesday, August 6, from 9:30 am to
10:00 am and all are invited to come meet him.
Thought for the Week:
"While you were at the beach
cooling off during our recent heat wave, guess what? The WUMC Vision One Team
has been sweating it out in the church parlor, working hard on some new
initiatives based on input from you all in our recent surveys and focus groups.
We have lots of exciting, spirit-filled ideas we can't wait to share with you
starting in September!"
-- Anne Gehrenbeck- Shim
Scripture for this Sunday's service: Joshua
“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow; it empties today of
--Corrie ten Boom
for this Sunday’s service: Genesis 2:
Genesis 1: 1-5, 26-28, 31
differences do you see in these two accounts of creation?
Announcements and Upcoming Events!
1.Family Bible Camp will be held next
week, July 15 – 19 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. The cost for the week is just $5 per
person, or $15 per family. If you haven’t already signed up, be
sure to do so in the Narthex, or by emailing or calling the church
office. 781-893-9595, firstname.lastname@example.orgThe four
countries we will be visiting during Family Bible Camp week are Nicaragua,
Japan, Uganda, and South Africa. We are in need of decorative
items that represent these countries. If you have anything that we could borrow
for the week please call Debbie Armstrong at 978-273-7741 or the church office. Thank
1.Beginning this Sunday, the worship service moves
to 9:30am and will continue through Labor Day Sunday.
2.Family Bible Camp will be held the week of July
15 – 19 from 5:30pm – 7:30pm. The cost for the week is just $5 per person, or
$15 per family. If you haven’t already
signed up, be sure to do so in the Narthex, or by emailing or calling the church
3.The four countries being represented during
Family Bible Camp week are Nicaragua,
Japan, Uganda, and South Africa.We
are in need of decorative items that represent these countries. If you have
anything that we could borrow for the week please call Carole Kerr 205-305-9674
or the church office.Thank you.
Bristol Lodge Serving Days - Monday, July 8th and August
12th Our hungry brothers and sisters who come to the Bristol
Lodge Soup Kitchen in Waltham are so grateful that God and you care about
them! Please continue to lift up them and their needs and concerns to God
*** Especially lift up Wendy and her family. I've spoken with
Wendy before, and in June I spoke to her together with Sandy Melius. Wendy's
family is looking for a place to live. Several family members
have substance abuse issues, and Wendy's been a crime victim. She has
difficulty sleeping at night due to nightmares, and ended up in the
hospital. Fortunately for Wendy, she found the nurses
at Newton Wellesley Hospital to be wonderful.
Wendy's concerned about her daughter; she no longer knows
her daughter's whereabouts.
Thank-you for praying for Wendy and her family!
She's very grateful that we pray for her, and she has asked for YOUR