Week of July 16th, 2017
Spain – Pray for the two Bethany House summer schools of discipleship and missions in Alicante, July 23–August 5 (in English) and August 10–31 (in Spanish). A total of 60 students are expected to participate. Pray for good understanding and application of the material.
Pray for God’s provision to purchase the empty lot next to the Bethany House facilities. The owners have offered the property at a discount considering the nature of Bethany House’s ministry to young people. Pray for supernatural supply for this strategic piece of property. The land will facilitate considerable expansion of the Bethany House project.
SPAIN Short-term missions – Pastor Ed and Sally and Bill along with Kristen, Julie, Abby, and Sydney are in Spain now.The team has had some amazing times of prayer and sharing with people in Malaga. They plan to return this coming Wednesday. If you would like to keep us in prayer during our time there, please go to this link: http://ccactb.org/events/
Chinese Christian Association – Pray for the ongoing search for a new Church Ministries (CM) vice president. Intercede for discernment and wisdom for U.S. C&MA President John Stumbo and the search committee as they consider and interview potential candidates. Continue to pray for Dan and Iris Wetzel as the Lord leads them in their next steps in ministry. Also, pray for the CM team during this transition.
EMPOWERING ALLIANCE MINISTRIES – As The Alliance seeks to continue broadening the reach of the gospel, gifts to Alliance ministries enable our workers to bring His life-giving message to lost people in our own neighborhoods and around the world. Please pray for God’s people to give generously to help ensure that those without hope can experience His loving embrace.
UNITED STATES – Lord, let us worship You in the splendor of Your holiness and say among the nations, “The Lord reigns.” Help us run with perseverance the race marked out for us and fix our eyes on Your Son, the pioneer and perfecter of our faith. In whatever we do, remind us to work at it with all our hearts for it is You we are serving (Psalm 96:9–10; Hebrews 12:1–2; Colossians 3:23–24).
Youth Group – Friday at 8 PM (Mission team sharing).
Wednesday night, July 19th from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm – Please join us for this special time of prayer for our church and world
English conversatonal classes are starting in August. If you are interested in serving with us and making an impact on the lives of international students, please see Leticia Uy or Nate Parodi.
Welcome back Pastor Sam and Ginny. We are so glad you can minister the Word today. All the youth will have Sunday School classes with them in the library room.
Baptism classes – If anyone is interested in baptism, please see Pastor Ed.
Choose a Bible Reading Plan for youself during 2017 – It is still not to late to start your Bible reading plan for this year. http://www.ligonier.org/blog/bible-reading-plans/
Pray for Pastor Sam Seaman & Ginny and for Pastor Joe Brown & Mary – For the health of Pastor Joe Brown. He and Mary continue to serve with our Mixed-marriage ministry each month. Pastor Sam Seaman will be sharing with us today.
English Worship Service begins at 10:45 am every Sunday. Please be on time. Kids Praise Ministry contunues to serve. Please be praying with us for these new changes.
2017 Spain Mission Trip
July 8 – 19, 2017