Sunday Worship in Stauffer Chapel; Spring Bible Classes Launch on January 6 (UCC Family News, 12-27-18)

UCCYG Christmas Break Reunion @ Dusty & Cecily’s

Sunday, December 30 (Stauffer Chapel)
We will gather for morning worship in Stauffer Chapel again this Sunday at 10:15am. There will be no morning classes or children’s worship, but a nursery will be available. The sermon is titled, “The Calling” (Luke 2: 41-52).

Spring Semester Bible Classes Finalized (beginning on January 6)
– Adult classes:
* Fruit of the Spirit: Dave Lemley & Robby Schaffer (Appleby 270)
* Philippians: John Wilson (Appleby 280)
* Preparing for Marriage: Susan Giboney (Church Office)

– Youth group: Living in the Kosmos – An Exploration of Order and Chaos
* Dusty Breeding & YM team (Cafeteria)

– Children’s classes: Lessons from Luke
* Cradle roll: Emily & Jason Jarvis (Plaza 191)
* Preschool: Jody Sturgeon & Marcus Reaves (Plaza 190)
* K-3rd grades: Rick Cupp & Al Sturgeon (Plaza 189)
* 4th-5th grades: Corinne Le (Plaza 188)

-Search for a Family Life Minister.
-Pat Falkner, on the recent loss of her mother.
-Rob Terrell, who has returned to the hospital.
-Peter Thompson, for health and healing.
-Kimberly Hebert Gregory, for health and healing.
-Ann Warford, for health and healing.
-Sue Griffin, Brad’s mother.
-Bernice Evans James, Bernie’s mother.
-Sammy Maiorca, Steve’s father.
-Leonard Markiewicz, Reagan Brewster’s friend.
-Mary Miller, who recently fell and broke her leg.
-Missionaries: Mindi and Dereje Aleme (Ethiopia & Kenya), Joseph Dzamesi (Ghana), Igor Egirev (Russia); and the mission organizations we support: Let’s Start Talking (worldwide), Made in the Streets (Kenya), and Predisan (Honduras).

Upcoming Events:
-December 30: Morning Worship in Stauffer Chapel
-January 2: Youth group house group will meet
-January 6: Bible classes resume
-January 6: Morning worship returns to Elkins
-January 13: Seniors Ministry Lunch & Discussion
-January 13: Evening worship resumes in Stauffer Chapel (5pm)
-March 15-17: Youth Group Winter Retreat

Attendance (December 23): 115
Contribution (December 23): $18,386.47
Weekly Need: $8,231.76
Weekly Average (YTD): $7,623.46

Servant Leaders (2018-2019)
Please contact an individual leader if you are interested in serving on her or his respective team. If you need contact information, please email

Servant leaders related to our Sunday gatherings:
Acappella Music: Scott Reynolds
Adult Education: Dave Lemley & Robby Schaffer
Hospitality: Greg Warwar
Technology: Randy Coppinger
Worship Coordinator: Shannon Warwar
Worship Design: Sara Barton & Eric Wilson

Servant leaders related to our family life:
Benevolence: Amy & Chris Doran; Katy & Peter Thompson
Families: Brad & Liz Mancuso
Finance: Paul Jones
Life Together: Steve Rouse & Kanet Thomas
Men’s & Women’s: Lee Morgan & Jenny Parmelee
Missions: Susan Giboney (interim)
Prayer: Kari Coppinger
Seniors: David Baird
Young Adults: Phill DuVentre

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– Phone Number: 310.506.4504