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September 21, 2012

Area church briefs

DUNCAN — IBC volunteers to tackle roof project

Immanuel Baptist Church Pastor Jackie Allen said that in his opinion he was preaching on the most difficult lesson in the Bible last Sunday, that lesson was the story of the Cross. His sermon was “From the Pulpit of His Passion. This Sunday’s 10:30 a.m. lesson will be on the tomb, with Scripture from Mark 16 and I Corinthians 15.

Music minister Brian Holland leads the contemporary worship music that accents the sermon topics each week.

New member’s class is at 9:15 a.m. Sept. 23 and 30 in the Fellowship Center.

The proposed roofing of the Woodrow Wilson Gabriel’s house has been delayed until Saturday because of the rain that poured down last Saturday. If you can wield a hammer or staple gun and are interested in blessing the children at Woodrow Wilson, show up at 8 a.m. Saturday.

If you are a woman who would love a day out, join the IBC women on their “Women’s Day Out” Saturday, Sept. 29. The group will head to Moore at 10 a.m. for lunch and a matinee of “Trouble with the Curve.” Call Tonya Allen at the church office, 580-255-0467 to reserve a place.

Other activities: 9 a.m. Thursday, WISE Bible Study classes for women.

Ski trip meetings, fifth quarter plans, quilting fellowships and men’s prayer breakfasts are coming up. IBC is sponsoring the Duncan High football game fifth quarter on Friday, Sept. 28.

Wednesday, adults meet in the fellowship hall.

FCC addresses what makes us ashamed

This Sunday morning the Rev. Arnold Nelson will deliver the message at the 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. worship services in the sanctuary. Sermon is “What Makes Us Ashamed” with Scripture, Mark 9:30. Sunday School will begin at 9:30 a.m. The doors at the Well, 913 W. Main, are open by 10:15 a.m. Service begins at 10:45 a.m. Ryan Benton will deliver the message from the sermon series “Community 242” entitled We Christians Sure Love to Eat, with Scripture from John 13.


High school youth will mee t at 6 p.m. at the Well.

7 p.m. Tuesday, Elders meeting, Gathering Hall.

Wednesdays includes:

4 p.m. LOGOS; 5:30 p.m., all-church dinner, Gathering Hall; 6 p.m. Handbell choir rehearsal; 6:30 p.m. book study, Walter Scott – a 19th-century evangelical, led by Arnold Nelson, in the parlor; 7 p.m. Chancel choir rehearsal.

Also at 7 p.m. Wednesday is See You at the Pole at the High School auditorium, for all middle school and high school Students.

10:30 a.m. Thursday, church women’s Bible study on “Ephesians.”

6:35 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, the free meal at the Well, J.O.H.N.: 6:35, is open to the community.

Highland Park Baptist message from Romans

“The Next Step,” will be the message delivered by Brother Jerry Couch during morning worship service, with Scripture from Romans 6:1. Music will be provided by the Martin and Parker Quartet.

Jerry Couch will deliver the message on “Love of God” during the evening worship, with Scripture from Romans 5:6. Patricia Hayes and Jessica Pharaoh will provide music for the evening service. Wednesday night will have Bible study, youth ministry and children’s ministry, at 6:30 p.m.

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Should the date for The World's Largest Garage Sale be changed from the third weekend in July to sometime in October to take advantage of cooler weather like we had this past weekend?

No. It's better in the summer cause kids are out of school.
Yes. More shoppers would come during nice fall weather.
Either time is fine.

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