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December 7, 2012

Church briefs Dec. 7, 2012



First Cumberland Presbyterian, Marlow

Marlow’s First Cumberland Presbyterian Church will hold its annual bake sale Saturday, in the Fellowship Hall in conjunction with the monthly pancake breakfast prepared and served by the men of the church. Serving time is 7 to 10 a.m. Handicapped parking is provided on the north side of the church.

n New Life Church

Pastor William Moore will be speaking a festive message in his series “A Christmas to Remember” at 10 a.m. Sunday. A Christmas Musical presented by the kids with a Soles for Souls challenge to engage the church and community in a life changing effort to impact the world. This event will take place at 10 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 16 in the Event Center and all funds will go towards purchasing shoes for the children of Belize.

Join New Life Worship and The Noise for an area-wide Worship Experience, hosted by New Life Church. The event will take place at 7 p.m. Sunday at New Life Church located in the Chisholm Mall in Duncan.

Heritage Oaks Church of the Nazarene

“The stores are setting up. You’re getting ready to decorate. Kids are dreaming of what Santa might bring them this year. Excitement and anticipation become palpable. But somewhere along the line, excitement gives way to panic. Anticipation dwindles with every purchase and pretty soon, the weight of Christmas is upon you.

The meaning of it all is lost in traffic, debt, and stress. Reclaim the excitement and anticipation with Heritage Oaks Church of the Nazarene as Pastor Doug brings messages that will help you navigate the landscape of the holiday season and find a joy-filled Christmas. This year, turn your Christmas Upside Down.”

Good Shepherd Lutheran

On this Second Sunday of Advent, Pastor David Heitner’s sermon will be entitled “Prepare the Way of the Lord.” Relevant Scriptures to be read will be Malachi 3:1, Philippians 1:2, and Luke 3:1.

The “God For Us” class, for those wanting to know more about the Lutheran faith, is offered at noon on Tuesdays in the north end of the building. Advent midweek services continue at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Phone 580-255-3267.

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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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