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WE ARE SEEKING AN INTERIM CHOIR DIRECTOR/ORGANIST. Responsibilities include playing for a traditional service at 11:00 each Sunday morning and directing an adult choir rehearsal at 7:15 each Wednesday night. The church has a two manual, 23-rank Schantz organ and a Steinway baby grand piano. For more information, please contact Rev. Dr. Darren Bess at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

YOU ARE INVITED TO A CELEBRATION in the Centre on Wednesday, May 1, at 6:00 p.m. We are celebrating our more life experienced members and will be entertained by our Cherub Choir. This is a fun time for our church family and you surely want to participate; nursery available. Our master chefs are preparing a colorful, delicious supper to be served at 6:00 p.m. (note time). Menu: Grilled chicken with Alabama “White” sauce, “Brown” rice, Glazed “orange” carrots, “Green” Asian salad, Yeast rolls, Cheesecake with a “Red” strawberry topper. Use the tan GTF forms in the pew racks to make reservations on Sunday for the 6:00 p.m. meal or call the church office by noon on Monday (534-0088). The meal is free for seniors 70 and older and regular price for others.

LUNCH WITH THE PASTOR AT THE OAKS — Wednesday, May 1, 11:30 a.m., The Oaks Dining Room: To minimize the disruption of residents and guests and insure adequate seating arrangements, reservations must be confirmed by noon on Tuesday, April 30. Tickets may be purchased at the Reception Desk in Woodard Commons.

NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER is Thursday, May 2. Once again, we hope to have someone praying in our sanctuary for 24 hours beginning at midnight and continuing until midnight. We are counting on you to help with this by signing up for a specific time. Sign-up sheets are available in front of the sanctuary and in the Centre or you may call Kaye Borgstedt for assistance. Prayers are silent and prayer guides and meditations are available. Enter through the front doors from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. and knock on parlor door at other times. You don’t have to sign up to participate. Come anytime and stay as short or long a time as you want. There will be a brief meditation at noon led by our pastor.

HOMECOMING SUNDAY is May 19. Bring your favorite dishes to share and enjoy a delicious meal in the Centre; chicken will be provided.

CATCH THE VISION INTERNATIONAL PERU MISSION TRIP: June 22-29, 2019; approximate cost $1690 plus airfare. Contact Rob Miller for more information (803-387-7322).