July 26, 2014
We deeply regret to announce that Pastor Cherise, our children and family ministries pastor since 2007, has been called to be the senior pastor at Long Beach Adventist Church, starting September 6. Her last Sabbath with us here will be August 23. We wish the Gardner family God’s richest blessings in the new calling.
Our deep condolences to Paula Weisbard on the sudden passing of her husband Phil on July 13. His memorial service was held in Burbank on July 15. Paula is now a resident at the Burbank Healthcare Facility, Room 131C, 1041 South Main Street, Burbank, 818-843-2330.
Please keep Jesse Martin’s sister in your thoughts and prayers after her recent diagnosis of advanced cancer.
City Church and Vallejo Drive Youth will come together July 26 for youth church on the Vallejo Drive Church campus. Breakfast will be at 9:30 a.m., followed by an engaging discussion, powerful worship at 10:45, and lots of opportunities to connect and build friendships. Please plan to attend, and feel free to invite friends.
L. A. Adventist Forum will meet Sabbath, July 26, at 3:00 p.m., chapel. Speaker is Pastor Stuart Tyner, Pastor of Nurture and Spirituality at the La Sierra University Church, and author of The Colors of Grace in our Homes, Chosen by Grace, The Meanest Man in the Army and Other Stories of Grace, and Searching for the God of Grace, our current study book for the Grace Center weekly study as well as City Church’s online blog. His forum topic, “Framing Grace: The Art of Biblical Spirituality.” All are welcome.
City Church Online Campus Book Blog continues with the latest blog post at http://glendalecitychurch.org/index.php/easyblog.html. We invite you to follow this blog and offer your questions and comments. Please note you can subscribe to this blog and receive the weekly posts in your email. There is a new post weekly, covering Stuart Tyner's Searching For The God Of Grace, which can be ordered through your local ABC (also available for Kindle).
City Church Online is a growing success! Figures are changing every week. Since we launched rebroadcasts of our worship service for a global audience in February, we have received over 6,300 viewings or loads from 70 countries around the globe (from “A”ustralia to “Z”imbabwe)! Simply log on to http://CityChurch-Online.org and watch the current or archived service video, with its inspiring music and preaching! During “live” streaming you can chat with others watching; video archives are available for later viewing. Also, we still need Chat Hosts, so please contact us if you are interested.
—Wednesday, July 30, 8:00 p.m.*
—Friday, August 1, 8:00 p.m.*
—Saturday,August 2, 11:00 a.m.* and 3:00 p.m.*
*All times Pacific Time. However, for our international friends, it is easy to see our broadcast times in your time zone. Just click on the Timezone drop-down arrow in the upper right corner.
Pastor Todd will be out of town until July 28. Please direct any questions you may have to the pastoral staff or to the church office.
The next Young Adults’ Open Door gathering will meet Friday, August 1, 7:30 p.m. For more information, contact Director Arleene Chow.
Second Saturday Series Concert, August 9, 2014, 4:00 p.m. View flyer here.
Lit Knitters Community Service. Your contributions to assist low-income Glendale Unified School is once again requested for this fall school year which begins mid August. Last year 25 children received brand new backpacks filled with school supplies. When giving, please remember this worthy project and mark “School Supplies.”
Glendale Adventist Academy and Elementary are now accepting applications for enrollment. School starts August 20. Elementary info 818-246-4867; academy info 818-244-8671.
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