champion Muhammad Ali said the following to a student seeking advice on
making something of himself:
in college, get the knowledge. And stay there until you're through.
If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make
something out of you.”
Do you ever feel like
moldy bread in the kitchen of the Kingdom? Are you kind of smelly and
useless? Don't give up. God promises fruitfulness and
usefulness to all who hang in there and continue to grow in Him.
4: 11-15 (ESV)
gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds
and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry,
for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity
of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature
manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ,
so that we may no longer be children, tossed to and fro by the waves
and carried about by every wind of doctrine, by human cunning,
by craftiness in deceitful schemes. Rather, speaking the truth in
love, we are to grow up in every way into him who is the head,
** The Kidz Konnection Sunday morning
Bible classes are having a pizza party for the families of children four years through fifth grade immediately following
worship service this morning, April 22, in the fellowship hall.
** The Sixth High Plains
Girls Conference begins Saturday, April 28th, in Canyon.
** Please mark your calendar
for our annual picnic at Caprock Canyon on Sunday, May 6th, after morning service.
Our potluck and early service will be at the
canyon. More details will be coming.
Our Senior Banquet is
scheduled for Sunday, May 20th, after our morning worship service.
Baskets for gifts to our seniors, Tyler Johnson and Danielle Sillemon,
are in the church office.
** The Children’s Home of
Lubbock is asking us to collect snack size Ziploc bags. Please bring your bags
to the church office
before May 25th.
** Eddie Bryant, Trish
Johnson’s uncle, passed away. His services were in Knox City last Thursday.
** Please keep Delphine’s
children, Joe Ruiz and Mary Ann Garcia, in your prayers as they struggle with
** Alice Richardson is now
home and recovering from a stay in Swisher Memorial Hospital.
** Please continue to pray
for Yvonne Nevins’ brother, Mickey White. He is now undergoing radiation as he
battles with cancer. Mickey lives in Sand Springs,
** Techima David, one of our
AIM students, will be leaving for Mexico City in May to work with missionaries
there. Ifyou would like to help her in this endeavor,
please let one of the elders or the office know right away.
Also keep these people in your
hearts and prayers:
service men and women, AIM Mission Teams, Susan Elliott, Darla Young, Jerry Young, Brent
Joy, Linda Hodges, Dwight McCrary, Gaye Young, Angela
Thompson, Joe Ruiz, Wynelle Waldo, Jay Weddel, David George,
Jimmie Scott, Paul Montandon, Cierra Perkins, Darlene Riley, Mary
Ann Garcia, Mark Moudy, Our
College Students, Cabe Lamb, Conner Brice, Noe Jackson, Lanelle Dovel, Mickey White, Gary Elliff, Charles McKone, Phillip Allison.
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...7:00 p.m.
1st and 3rd Sundays of the month...potluck followed by
early evening services.