Cornerstone's Weekend Update
January 29, 2016
Join us in February for the New Sermon Series - “Dreams” – as Dr. Mike leads us through discovering the intersection of God’s dreams and our hopes. Pick up one of our invitation cards at the Welcome Desk and invite your friends & family!
Widows/Widowers Group will meet at McGurk’s on Saturday, February 6, at 4:30 pm for dinner. We will then go to the church to play games & cards. Midge Winkler & Dallas Sermon are leading this group. Call the church office for more details.
Join us for Ash Wednesday Service at 7 pm on Wednesday, February 10. This service will focus worshippers on our limitations and God’s limitless love for us.
Non-Smoking Campus - The Executive Team has voted to make Cornerstone a non-smoking campus, beginning in February 2016. There will no longer be a designated smoking area outside the building.
Join us online through our social media sites or follow along in the monthly newsletter and read the whole Bible in a year. There will be daily postings on the sites and monthly postings in the newsletter. We hope that you will join us in this endeavor.
Please pick up your 2016 offering envelopes in the church office. If you don’t have assigned envelopes and would like them, please leave a note for Stacy in the office or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Habitat for Humanity of St. Charles County is looking for families (including one veteran) to apply for homeownership through their program. To learn more, contact Habitat for Humanity of St. Charles County at www.habitatstcharles.org or see the flyer on the bulletin board across from the restrooms.
Dr. Mike's Lenten Study
Dr. Mike will present a Lenten Study, “The Gospel of Mark,” Mondays, from February 15 to March 21, at 1:30 pm and 7:00 pm. Sign-up at “Sign-up Central" (the bulletin board outside of the Sanctuary, across from the office).
What's new in Missions?
Missions is collecting for FAST (Foster Adoption Support Team). Bring your donations of diapers, clothing (up to toddler size 3), receiving & child sized blankets and toys for children under 3, by the end of February, or place a check to Cornerstone in the offering plates with a notation in the memo line for FAST.
Food Pantry Needs - We need Jelly (no glass jars, please) and boxes of cold cereal.
Widow/Widowers Support Group
Saturday, February 6
4:30 pm at McGurk's in O'Fallon
Join us for Ash Wednesday Service
Wednesday, February 10
FAST (Foster Adoption Support Team)
Bring your donations through the end of February!
- Dwayne McKinney - home recovering from serious illness
- Juanita Hummel - recovering at home
- Carol Killian - hospitalized
- TJ Hartnett - hospitalized at Children's Hospital
- Joel Hon - Marilyn Rush’s brother - hospitalized with infection
On Going Requests
Michelle Boyer, Chris Buck, Julie Hartman/Lindguard, Brenton Hudelson, Judy Johnson, Kurt Kenel, Jean Rapert, Luke & Debbie Ritten, Julie Rodriguez, Judi Rose, Robert Schwartz, Shirley Spradley, Vurn Stilgenbauer, Karen Jo Survant, Janet ~ Gail Wilson's sister-in law's cousin, Jim ~ Earla Loveless' son, The Homeless, The Unemployed, All Military Personnel, POW’s & MIA’s, Our covenant church in the Funhalouro Village In Mozambique, The persecuted church & Christians all over the world, All Military Personnel who suffer from PTSD
NEXT WEEK'S CALENDAR...
Reminder to Committee Leaders & Small Group Leaders: Please make sure your meetings & events for the year have been communicated to the office. Click on the link below the weekly calendar to view the Monthly calendar on our website. For any changes or additions, please contact Stacy in the office at email@example.com.
9:00 am Traditional Service
9:00 am Connections Class
9:00 am Youth Sunday School
9:00 am Children’s Classes
10:30 am Contemporary Service
11:45 am Confirmation Class
6:30 pm Monday Nite Ladies
7:00 pm Boy Scouts
9:30 am Quilting
9:30 am Staff Meeting
1:00 pm OLIO Bible Study
5:30 pm Handbell Practice
7:00 pm Choir Practice
9:30 am Food Pantry
5:30 pm Electrified Faith
6:30 pm Youth Dinner
6:45 pm Praise Team Practice
7:00 pm Youth Group
10:00 am Trustees Meeting
5:30 pm TOPS Group
6:00 pm Circle of Companions
6:30 pm Broeker Bible Study
9:00 am Operation Backpack
9:30 am Moms & More
7:00 pm Disciple 1 Class
7:00 pm NA
7:30 am Men’s Accountability Grp-Panera O’Fallon
4:30 pm Widows/Widowers Group-McGurk's
You can see our monthly calendar by clicking here: http://umcornerstone.org/calendar
- Pastor ~ Dr. Mike Gillen
- Office Manager ~ Stacy McGlasson
- Director of Discipleship & Communications ~ Dawn Gerard
- Director of Students & Outreach ~ Greg Evans
- Choir Director ~ Kerry Hartsoe
- Preschool Director ~ Joann Markus
- Custodian ~ Roger Campbell
- Treasurer ~ Jon Woodrum
- Media Director ~ Glenn Cadena
- Accompanist ~ Dee Stilgenbauer
- Accompanist ~ Cameron Graham
- Accompanist ~ Joan Oliver