Weekly Highlights for January 3, 2021
2021 Pledges
As a reminder...
If you have been unable to return your 2021 pledge materials, you can do so in several different ways.
1) Bring them to in-person worship. 2) Mail them to the church. 3) Submit them online at mylwlc.com under Response Sunday Click Here.
Thank you for your response.

Sermon Series
“Resolutions (God’s)"
Through January 31st
The series will explore resolutions that have been made. Not from the human side of things. Rather, how God resolves to act toward us!
Next Sunday's Sermon: "Instruct, Teach, and Counsel" Psalm 32:8

Sunday, January 3rd Sermon
"I Will"
Jeremiah 29:10-14 

In-Person Worship
Make a reservation online each week Monday 8 am to Thursdays at noon. Online worship and classes will continue to be provided.

Online Giving
Online giving of tithes and offerings is available through both of our websites.
Thank you for your faithful giving.  

Adult Education and Sunday School will resume January 3rd.

Adult Ed Class
“Old Testament”
Led by Pastor Malinak
Through January 31
For many Christians, the Old Testament can be intimidating and raise a lot of questions. In this Academy Class you will receive an overview of the Old Testament which will serve to make God’s Word more accessible and build an appreciation for the promises delivered in Jesus. Topics to be covered:
“The Pentateuch”
“The Histories”
“The Psalms”
“The Prophets”

Adult Ed Classes will be posted online. Look for an email with links to the videos. Available online at 7:00 am on Sundays.

Youth Event
Younger youth (ages 3-5th grade) and their families are invited to a be a part of cooking with David via Zoom on Saturday, January 23rd at 4 PM. Kids will be learning to cook a simple but delicious dish to share, ingredient list will be sent out prior to the event.

Online Sunday School
Sunday School for Ages 3-5th grade continues online, with "Your Faith Adventure with King David", including a new craft and story each week. These videos can be accessed through the link in the 7:00 Sunday morning email, or by directly going to our LWLC YouTube Channel. If you have not had a chance to pick up your craft bag, please call the church office.

Sunday Youth Night
Junior and Senior High Sunday School meets Sunday evening via Zoom. The Junior High Youth will be meeting for Confirmation class at 7pm, and the Senior High Youth will be meeting directly following at 8pm. We will resume on Sunday, January 10th.

Kids of the Kingdom Music Time
This is an online music time geared for children age 3-5th grade. A link will be emailed to you each Wed. by 10 a.m. until the children's choirs are back to meeting in person. The second semester video's will begin Wednesday, January 13th.

The Gospel-Centered Parent
A new monthly Small Group called The Gospel-Centered Parent continues on January 14th at 8 pm via Zoom. This group will be an opportunity for parents of all ages to learn and discuss together how they can raise godly children by parenting with the grace and love of Christ. 

Marriage Small Group Study
A Small Group study on Marriage will be beginning January 12. It is a 4 week study, meeting Tuesday evenings, 7pm via Zoom. If you would like to participate, please register and Pastor Malinak will mail the book.

LIFT (Ladies in Faith Together) 
The Thursday night LIFT bible study will begin a new study on Jan. 7. We will be studying the life of Joseph using Kelly Minter's study, Finding God Faithful. This is an 8 week study. The group meets via zoom every Thursday night 6:30-8:30 via Zoom. Please contact Debbie Traver if you have any questions.

Men's Bible Study
Materials and the zoom link will be emailed the first week of January for all who sign up. The study will be January 9th at 9:00 am.

Prayer Groups
Meet for prayer weekly with your Christian brothers and sisters through Zoom. If you prefer not to pray out loud, you can still participate. Please include your availability and you will be notified by Pastor Malinak of the day and time of your weekly prayer group, and who your facilitator will be. Each session of prayer will last 15-30 minutes.  

Life Group Events for January
2021 is nearly here! For January Life Groups, the theme is NEW!!! We are all looking forward to what the NEW year will bring and the fresh start that comes along with a NEW calendar! We are NEW in Christ, we will have a NEW year, and this month, we are going to make NEW friends! Gather together, via zoom, and invite someone NEW – family members and friends who live near or far – to fellowship with us.
Young Couples & New Parents with Young Families: January 15, 8:30 pm.
Tweeners:   January 16, 7pm.
Middlers:  January 16, 7pm.
Life Experienced:  January 16, 7pm.

Mission Partner News 
Our Mission Partner, Valiant Hearts - Colleyville TX, fights against human trafficking by offering compassionate care and healing through education, restoration, and empowering of individuals breaking free from sexual exploitation and bondage. Did you know that Texas ranks #2 in the nation for the most reported human trafficking cases? Please keep this important ministry in your prayers.

Church Office
The Church office will remain closed. Staff will be working remotely as much as possible. If you need a staff member, please call the church office and leave a message and your call will be returned.

Living Word Social Media: You can access them on our website mylwlc.com and click the links at the bottom of each page. Check them out today!