In This Issue:
  • Oct. 24 Hayride for Children & Youth
  • Nov. 7 Fall Fellowship Lunch SiGN-UP
  • Sunday Sermons
  • New Members Class
  • Youth and Children's Ministry
  • Congregational Care
  • Christmas in October - Concert Oct. 29
  • Mission and Outreach updates: Heartisans, Coats for Kids, Soul Shift, Newgate Gobble Wobble
Please register for our fellowship lunch. Signing up helps us obtain a general head count so we know how much food to purchase. All are welcome, feel free to bring friends. Thanks for your assistance!

Sunday Sermons
Oct. 24
Oct. 31
Join Us for Sunday School at 10:45 a.m.
Interested in finding out more about us?
Just contact Rev. Doug. He is planning a "new members" class for you to find out more. Church office phone is 903.234.0032 or email frontoffice@epclongview.org if you are interested.
Youth and Children's Ministry
Click above for more info on the Hayride
Congregational Care
Please Pray for: Leonard Wiley, Kathie Ramey, Daniel Bond, Robert Metzler, Kathy Diamond, J. D. Fuhrman, William McCluskey, Jan Kelly, Barbara Steinbach, Aaron Leath

Our Retired Community:
At Home - Jean Pollock , Louise Brelsford,Celeste Boyd, Opal Glaze,
Joanne Peterson, Charles and Patsy Quinn
Buckner- Martha Ellis, Dorothy Chandler, Elaine Beckett, Jim Yancey
Summer Meadows-Joanne Stephens
Tyler - Dotty Rawlins
Carthage - Naomi McPeek
Henderson- Bob Bement
Oklahoma - Jean Knight
Wisconsin - Ellie Bessey
Mansfield - John Williamson
Happy Birthday!
10/22: Bill Ramey, Bill Taylor
10/23: Kathy Diamond
10/24: Larry Northcutt
10/27: Crystal Brightwell, Jana Deeks
10/28: Sue Martin
10/31: Deborah Pyle
11/1: Mary LeTourneau
11/5: Keith Moyes
11/10: Mary Alphin, Cameron Foy
11/13: Barbara Linthicum, Larry Pyle
11/15: Stephen Tubergen
11/15: Hettie Pollock
11/19: Melissa Swallow
11/20: Cliff Hale
11/23: Jacob Taylor
Mission & Outreach Updates and other Opportunities
Christmas in October!
Friends –
Christmas in October? Well…LeTourneau University’s semester ends before Thanksgiving

Our Concert will be on Friday, October 29 with a great chamber orchestra at Trinity Episcopal singing lovely Christmas arrangements for choir and orchestra by John Rutter and other composers. 

Come join us and celebrate the Incarnation a little early; Christ’s gift to us is always in season! 
 
Dr. Jim Taylor
Director of Fine Arts, Associate Professor of Music
LeTourneau University
2100 S. Mobberly Ave., Longview, TX 75602
Newgate Gobble Wobble - Nov. 20
Get a team together, come as a family or run/walk on your own!!
November 20th Paul Boorman Trail on the Loop
8:00 Registration - 9:00 Race begins. No entry fee….donations accepted!
Thank you for ALL you do for Newgate! Blessings, Brenda from Newgate
Plastic Grocery Bags Needed for Judson Middle School
Please bring your plasic grocery bags to the church office (or to the foyer on Sundays). This is a continuing project. Thanks!
Hope Road - Soul Shift Conference, Nov. 12
Our church partners with Hope Road Counseling. They are sponsoring a conference featuring guest speaker, Dr. Curt Thompson on Friday, November 12
from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Cost will be $40.00, including lunch.
Happenings at Heartisans
Find the Perfect Christmas Gifts at Heartisans!
Deb, Marsha and Kristy have outdone themselves on the Christmas decorating and the store is a wonderland! There are beautifully decorated trees throughout filled with gifts to pluck off. You'll want to look close at each one because they all have a different theme! 
 
If you are looking for a special gift for the guys -- we have it! If you're looking for a friend, sister or mom! We have the coziest pajamas and spa products that won't disappoint! And food gifts are always welcome! Our homemade snacks, soups, cookie mixes and dip mixes are just right. Read more HERE!
LCM - Coats for Kids

Free Coat Day Saturday Nov. 13
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @
St.. Andrew Presbyterian Church
Donate & Drop-Off New Coats Only through Oct. 31 at these participating area dry cleaners: In Longview: Alpine Cleaners, Dry Clean Super Center, McClendon Cleaners, Service Cleaners, Village Cleaners. In Kilgore: McClendon Cleaners. 

Also they have an Amazon Smile Wish amazon.com/hz/wishlist/ls/KB1YCPM7FT85?ref_=wl_share
Calendar and Upcoming Events
Thursday, October 21
5:00 p.m. Session Meeting
6:00 p.m. Confirmands Meet with Session
Sunday, October 24
9:30 a.m. Worship Service
10:45 a.m. Sunday School
4:00 p.m. Children's Christmas Musical Rehearsal
5:00 p.m. Children & Youth Hayride at the Birdsongs

Monday, October 25
Noon Mission & Outreach Meeting

Tuesday, October 26
5:30 p.m.Finance Meeting

October 27
5:45 p.m. Confirmation Class
5:30 p.m. Praise Team
6:00 p.m. KidMin!
6:30 p.m. Choir
Youth Bible Studies
Sunday, October 31
Confirmation Sunday
9:30 a.m. Worship Service
10:45 a.m. Sunday School
? 4:00 p.m. Children's Christmas Musical Rehearsal
No Youth Fellowship

Wednesday, November 3
12:00 p.m. Prayer Team
5:30 p.m. Praise Team
6:00 p.m. KidMin!
6:30 p.m. Choir
Youth Bible Studies

Sunday, November 7
2:00 a.m. Set Clocks Back 1 Hour
9:30 a.m. Worship Service with Celebration of the Lord's Supper
10:45 Fall Fellowship Lunch
5:00 p.m. Youth Fellowship
6:30 p.m. Bell Choir Rehearsal
Daylight Savings Time ends at 2 am on Nov. 7
Watch previous services/sermons available on our Streaming Page (click here)
"Coming together to know Christ and make him known"
The next semi-monthly church newsletter will be published on November 4.
PLEASE NOTE: SHREDDING BOXES AVAILABLE FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE FROM SHRED-IT LOCATED IN TRINITY HALL FOYER AND IN THE CHURCH OFFICE