Session Meeting..."In Betweeners"...VBS
First Press Weekly e-News
April 5, 2018

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Session Meeting
The stated meeting of the Session will be held in the fellowship hall this Sunday, April 8th immediately following worship. Session members are encouraged to submit ministry team reports to Clerk of Session John McCarthy in advance of the meeting.
"In Betweeners"
Sunday School
Join us on Sunday, April 15th at 9:45am for a conversation about the challenges of self - care for those who find them selves in that  " in between stage of between caring for growing children and aging parents. Our con versation will be led by Cindy Elrod, PhD. There will be something to nourish the soul of everyone who comes.  

Great American Cleanup
We have been invited to participate in an interfaith community event on Saturday, April 21st with other local  churches, students from Oxford College and the members of Masjid Attaqwa. We will  meet at the church at 8:30 am and load up the van to head out to the work site. After  morning refreshments, we will work together to clean up the roadside then enjoy lunch  and fellowship together. Pickup time is 1:00 pm at the church. Youth and adults are  invited to participate. Call Dan Walden at the church office for more information.
Praise & Prayers

Please keep the following people and their families in your thoughts and prayers this week:
  • George Stamps - infection; Putnam General Hospital
  • Roger Wallace - Madison Rehab
  • Sharon Popinski - donating a kidney (niece of Joyce Ashworth)
  • Dewight Wilson - receiving a kidney (nephew of Joyce Ashworth)
  • Lauran Ashworth - surgery 4/3 (daughter-in-law of Joyce Ashworth)
  • Joel Kitchens - eye surgery
  • Kathryn Wallace - broken leg
  • Phyllis Pruner - bronchitis & pleurisy (home)
  • Debi (Dee) Selin - home
  • Larry Kennon - surgery (home)
  • Patti Lanford - broken foot (staying with her sister in Elijay)
  • Sharon Wallace - back surgery (sister of Debbie Gossage)
  • Thomas Stewart - leg amputation (home)
  • Sophia Hawley--Cystic Fibrosis (home)
  • Roger Gossage - home
  • Bettie Miller - hospital then rehab
  • Tom Holmes - cancer (friend of Dan Walden)
  • Clynton Byer - heart surgery (friend of the Ardis family)
  • Brandon Massey - blood cancer (grandson of Chuck & Sherry Brasher)
  • Jeanette Davis - hospice care (mother of Maria Davis)
  • Ethan Lassiter - brain tumor (8 y.o. grandson of E.G. and Maryanne Lassiter)
  • Rick Gunter - Glory Personal Care Home (Covington)
  • Adriane Ivey - cancer treatment
  • David Cooper - lung cancer (father of Rebecca Bates)
  • Anderson Krieger--chemotherapy at home
  • Carol Baynes--cancer, friend of Phyllis Yoder
  • Robin McKeown - cancer, friend of Phyllis Yoder
  • Chuck Hodges--treatment for lymphoma (friend of Patti Lanford)
  • Ron Swatty--heart problems (brother-in-law of Charles Ardis)
  • Mitchell Jessup--cancer (father of Nick Jessup)
  • Jan Coulon--home

We celebrate with John McCarthy and Terri Digby on the birth of their grandson,  Joshua Emanuel McCarthy.

Please update your prayer requests this week!
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