Ashley Lahey’s Baptism; Sunday Message by Teller Emmer; UCC Nature Hike; The Escape; Meal Train for Rob Terrel; The Escape; Women’s Fellowship Event; Kings Kamp (UCC Family News, 3-14-2019)

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We are so excited to celebrate Ashley’s baptism with her!

Ashley Lahey’s Baptism
Ashley was baptized in the Mariposa hot tub by Al Sturgeon on Wednesday, March 6. We celebrate her faith decision with her! Be sure to reach out and say hi if you see her on campus!

UCC Nature Hike with Steve Davis
We are so excited to explore our backyard with Steve Davis! He is offering his vast knowledge of our post-fire ecosystem to our community on Saturday morning, March 16. Meet at Smothers Parking Lot at 9am to caravan to the trailhead, and if you don’t want to caravan, please meet us at 9:30am at the Newton Canyon Trailhead. Plan on an easy, child-friendly hike. Bring a sack lunch, water bottle, good shoes, a jacket, and a camera to be sure to make the most of our time!

Sunday Message by Teller Emmer
This Sunday’s message will be delivered by Teller Emmer.

Women’s Fellowship Event
Women’s Fellowship Dinner and a Movie is scheduled for Saturday, March 23rd at 6 pm at the home of Joline Gash. It will be a potluck dinner, so please plan to bring a main dish and a side or dessert. If possible, please let Jenny (at jenny@samparmelee.com) know if you are planning to attend.

The Escape
The campus ministry team is taking students to Santa Cruz Island for an overnight retreat focused on engagement in community and spiritual disciplines. It’ll be March 23-24, and is FREE! Check out the website for details and to register.

Meal Train for Rob Terrell
Please consider bringing Rob Terrell a meal; he greatly appreciates the support of this church family. His address and food preferences can be found at his Meal Train: https://mealtrain.com/m8ll49. Gift cards to Santa Monica-area restaurants and Whole Foods, as well as checks, can also be contributed. You can give them to Linn Griffin at church or bring them to the church office. Thank you!

Students Seeking Short-Term Housing
These students are looking for short-term housing options coming up soon. Please email them if you have any leads!

Ash Whitaker (ashley.whitaker@pepperdine.edu) Summer 2019

Jessie Mandel (jessica.mandel@pepperdine.edu) August- November 2019

Conrad Parker (conrad.parker@pepperdine.edu)  August-Dec 2019


Kings Kamp
King’s Kamp is a week-long Bible camp in Idyllwild for boys and girls entering 4th through 8th grades Sunday, July 28 to Saturday, August 3. Register by May 3 for $325 or by June 14 for $350. After June 14, the cost is $375. Additional campers from the same family are $300. The camp is limited to 120 campers and draws from churches of Christ throughout Southern California. Additional details and registration can be found at http://kingskamp.org/.

Prayers:
-Minister transitions
-Walter Glass, for health and healing.
-Blake Mastalerz, for health and healing.
-Nancy Pippin, for health and healing.
-Rob Terrell, for health and healing.
-Peter Thompson, 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.
-Tom McGinley, Patty Atkisson’s brother & Diana Maiorca’s stepdad.
-Leonard Markiewicz, Reagan Brewster’s friend.
-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:
-March 14: Kids Club
-March 14: The Well
-March 15-17: Youth Group Winter Retreat at Big Bear
-March 16: Nature Hike with Steve Davis
-March 17: Message by Teller Emmer
-March 23: Women’s Fellowship Dinner and a Movie
-March 23-24: Campus Ministry Retreat at Santa Cruz Island
-March 24: Message by John Wilson
-March 24: Missions Sunday
-March 24: No Evening Worship
-March 31: Message by Kindy De Long
-April 7: Message by Jeff Walling
-April 14: Message by Steve Davis
-April 14: Won by One leads worship
-April 14: All-Church Pancake Breakfast & Honoring Graduates
-April 14: Final Evening Worship in Stauffer
-April 21: Easter Sunday (& Egg Hunt!)
-April 21: Message by Eric Wilson with Art by Rick Gibson
-April 30 – May 3: Harbor: Pepperdine Bible Lectures
-May 5: Message by Rmani Crawford
-May 12: Summer in Stauffer Begins
-May 24-26: All-Church Camping Trip
-July 28-August 3: Kings Kamp

Stats:
Attendance (March 10): 176 (am) & 28 (pm)
Contribution (March 10): $5,093.60
Weekly Need: $7,903.85
Weekly Average (YTD): $6,032.26

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 church@pepperdine.edu:

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: 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 & Beverly Cawyer

Sunday Morning Bible Classes
Bible classes are offered for all ages at 9am every Sunday morning!

– 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: Kari Coppinger & Marcus Reaves (Plaza 190)
* K-3rd grades: Rick Cupp & Julia Held (Plaza 189)
* 4th-5th grades: Corinne Le (Plaza 188)

UCC Contact Information / Social Media:
– Website: http://www.uccmalibu.com
– Blog: uccfamilynews.wordpress.com
– Email: church@pepperdine.edu
– Instagram: @UCCMalibu
– Facebook Page: University Church of Christ (Malibu)
– Phone Number: 310.506.4504