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Sunday, September 6, 2020
9:00 am Outdoor Worship Service
Title: "The Threat of Tepid Christianity"
Revelation 3:14-22

Pastor Perry Kallis

 

Many of us are familiar with the painting by Warner Sallman entitled: “Christ at Heart’s Door”. It was painted in the 1940’s to reflect the verse in Revelation 3:20 where Jesus declares that He “...stands at the door and knocks.” It’s easy to forget that Jesus’ words of invitation were not primarily written to unbelievers, but rather to a self-sufficient church in Laodicea that had lost its passion and purpose for the Lordship of Christ. This last of the seven churches to receive a letter in Revelation will receive both the greatest threat as well as the greatest promise from our Risen Lord. The message for the church in Laodicea is likely the truth that most closely matches the need for application among churches in our current age of modern ministry.
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Communion Sunday, September 6

 
This coming Sunday is the first Sunday of the month, and we are going to be serving communion at our outdoor 9am service. If you want to participate, you can pick up an individual pre-packaged communion container at one of the information tables.

If you are still not getting out for services, I have included at the end of my on-line sermon a videotaped communion time for you to follow at home.

We realize both of these occasions are somewhat different from our usual Worship Center pattern, but we are confident each of these opportunities will glorify God and help us remember the suffering and death of Christ as the foundation to our salvation.
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High School Event


No need to sign up, just show up! Sunday, September 13th at 12:30pm. A great event to invite friends too. Must have a medical form to play. 
Event Details / Medical Release Form

Virtual Leadership "Prayer Breakfast" 

 
Join the Greater Lodi Leadership Prayer virtual event on Thursday, September 10 at 7:00am. Music with Dr. Bob Howen with Bible readings and prayer from Dr. Ezell Askew, Police Officer Jon Davis, and special keynote speaker, Dr. Bennet Omalu. Click on the link below for more event details and streaming.
Leadership Prayer Event Details

Community Prayer Gathering

 
All churches and, especially, our church families are invited to a time of prayer on Thursday, September 10 at 6:30 pm at the GracePoint Church outdoor amphitheater. Bring your own chair. 

Bible Literacy Workshops


Women's Ministries is hosting a series of 3 workshops that will focus on how to study God's Word with your heart and mind with the purpose of knowing and loving God more.
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EQUIP For Biblical, Authentic Living in this Season

 
Women's Ministry will be hosting this half-day seminar featuring keynote speaker Bev Chao Berrus with worship led by David McGladdery on Saturday, September 26, 2020, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm at the church's outdoor amphitheater.
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Hume Lake Retreat
 

We are eagerly anticipating our time with YOU at Hume Lake for the Women's Retreat, October 16-18, 2020!!!
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Bible Study
Register NOW!

 
Click the link below to register or to view a list of our Fall Bible studies offered both in-person outside or via a Zoom meeting. 
Register for a Women's Bible Study Today

We are excited to announce that Wednesday Night Live (Grades 3-5) will begin meeting at 6:15 pm every Wednesday on the front lawn. 
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