Here are your Good Shepherd OPC announcements and worship helps for the week of October 12-18, 2015.
If you have a prayer request, please forward it to Pastor Chris to be included in the congregational prayer on Sunday morning or evening.
The Lord’s Day (October 18)
Pastor Chris will make a report about the Presbytery of Ohio meeting. Next week, we’ll continue our class on mercy ministry.
There are two children’s classes; both use the Great Commission Publications curriculum, Show Me Jesus.
GSOPC will have its second baptism when we baptize Elias Kang Eppstein. Alex Eppstein will preach from Mark 2:18-22, The Times, They Are a-Changin’.
Pastor Ken Montgomery and Pastor Chris are exchanging pulpits this evening. Pastor Ken will preach from John 2:1-12, “Jesus the Winemaker”.
Sunday Evening worship is at 6 pm. If you have a psalm or hymn request, please send it to Pastor Chris during the week.
The prayer meeting is Wednesday from 7-8 pm. Please send requests to Pastor Chris for compilation and use during the prayer time.
The women meet for Bible study each week to study the Gospel of Matthew. Contact Ananda Pienaar for time and place.
The Presbytery of Ohio (POH) will meet on Friday and Saturday, October 16-17 at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Grove City PA.
Trail Life USA is sponsoring a Family Camp Out at Possum Run on October 16-17. All Good Shepherd families are invited. Dinner on Friday evening is at 7 pm. Please let Robert Taylor know if you will be attending.
The men will meet on Saturday, October 24 at 8 am for breakfast and a study. Please bring a breakfast item to share and read chapters 1-4 of The Practice of Godliness.
The Session will meet with the deacons on Saturday, October 24 at 10 am. Please keep us in prayer.
Redeemer OPC (Beavercreek) is hosting a Reformation Day evening worship service on October 25. Good Shepherd OPC, along with a few other churches, is invited to join with them. Pastor Chris will be one of the five speakers working through the Doctrines of Grace (TULIP). There will be finger foods at 5pm with the service at 6 pm. Good Shepherd’s evening service is canceled that night.
Harvest Party Outreach on October 31 from 6-8 pm. We will provide an alternative for trick-or-treating by offering games, food, and a treat bag for all children who attend. Please help us by bringing in individually wrapped candy that can be distributed into bags and in running a game.
The next fellowship lunch is Sunday, November 1, after morning worship. Let’s make the theme Thanksgiving foods.
Pastor Chris has three copies of When Helping Hurts (Corbett & Fikkert) for $10 per copy and three copies of The Practice of Godliness (Bridges) for $8 per copy. If you would like to purchase one, please let Pastor Chris know. They are overstock from other studies.