A man from Berlin,
Germany, took an unusual approach in trying to bring peace to his marriage. CNN
reported that the man was using an old air raid siren to stun his wife into
never lets me get a word in edgeways,” the man identified as Vladimir R.
told the police. "So I crank up the siren and let it rip for a few minutes.
It works every time. Afterwards, it's real quiet again." The
73-yearold man's 220-volt rooftop siren was confiscated by police after
neighbors filed complaints.
Few of us have access to a
220-volt rooftop siren, but we tend to find other ways to shut each other down.
Some shout. Others use the "silent treatment." Regardless of the
method, the end result is the same. We create walls to shut each other out and
to protect ourselves from what we see as attacks.
But a man who loves his
wife like Christ loves the church will want to hear what she has to say. And a
wife who is respectful and supportive of her husband will speak words that her
husband longs to hear.
one another out of reverence for Christ.
**The Comanche Trail congregation is hosting a
retirement celebration for Loran and Mary Harper today from 2 to 4. Loran has
served as a fulltime minister in the Texas panhandle for the past 50 years.
** A Memorial Day service for
the community is tomorrow, May 27th, at 10 am at Rose Hill Cemetery.
** Everyone is invited to a
graduation party for Laura Brown at the Brown’s home this Saturday, June 1st, at noon. Hamburgers and
fixings will be provided. Please RSVP by calling or texting Jennifer at
** Two Sunday morning classes
for all adults will be offered this summer, beginning next Sunday, June 2nd. Don Young will continue
his class in the auditorium and Tim will be teaching a marriage seminar in the
fellowship hall. Details about Tim’s class are at the back of the auditorium.
Both of these classes are relevant and useful for everyone.
** Please join us for potluck
and early service next Sunday, June 2nd.
** Teen movie night will be
next Sunday evening at 5:00 pm, featuring New Hope.
** A going away party is
planned for the Waldo’s on Sunday, June 9th, after evening services. Please bring
sandwiches, chips, dips and desserts and join us to help wish Glen and Toni
well as they move to Vernon, TX.
**Dwight McCrary passed away last Monday. He
was the brother of Deaune McCrary. Please keep his family, including his wife
Lynn, in your prayers. His funeral service will be this Tuesday in Ft. Worth.
** Sharla Moudy’s dad, Joe
Burks, passed away. His services are at Greenlawn Church of Christ at 2:00 on
Tues. May 28.
** Please keep Melody
Jennings in your prayers. She is scheduled for surgery on June 10th in Amarillo.
** Dear Central, Thank you so
much for the love you have shown our family during the loss of Gilbert.
Proverbs 11:25 says, “He who refreshes others will himself be refreshed.” Thank
you for your loving kindness shown upon our family during our time of sadness.
Sincerely, John Brookins and Family
** Teacher Dennis McCaslin and some of our high school auto shop students
have been breaking down and rebuilding engines while improving their speed.
They went to Utah to compete and came back with 3rd place, qualifying them for the national competition at the SEMA show in
Las Vegas! Tate Adams is part of that team. Excellent job Tate!
Also keep these people in your
hearts and prayers:
Jennings, Melody Jennings, Darla Young, Gaye Young, Linda Hodges, Dwight McCrary, Joe Ruiz, Gigi Barlow, Wynelle
Waldo, David George, Dwight Rampley, Jimmie Scott, Cierra Perkins,
Terry Cash, Mary Ann Garcia, Lanelle Dovel, Noe Jackson, Mickey White, Charles McKone,
Yvonne Nevins, Lisa
Collier, Alvin Moudy, Barbara Lamb, Jordyn Boyett, Lena Allison, Larry Mondragon, Service Men and Women, AIM Mission Teams, College
Allison Toby Brown
Larry Stewart Daryl Tucker
Richard Combest Ross
Bobby Moudy Danny Tucker
Johnson Delphine Ruiz
Because the Lord is my
Shepherd, I have everything
I need! He lets me rest in
meadow grass and leads me
beside the quiet streams.
Sunday:Bible Class...9:30 a.m.
Worship...10:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
Bible Class 9:30 A.M. Bible Study...6:00 p.m.
1st and 3rd Sundays of the month...potluck followed by
early evening services.