Good News from the Philippines:
Seventy one (71) people have been baptized as a result of the relief and evangelism efforts by the local churches of Christ together with the Medical Action for Relief, Counseling and Healing for Christ (MARCH) in response to the eruption of the Taal Volcano in Batangas, Philippines. Both the Chino congregation and individual members financially contributed to this effort. The relief efforts has now transitioned to resettlement and evangelism. The local congregations plan to purchase land to build a church building in the near future.
Second Sunday Singing: TONIGHT, after evening worship, at the Lacuata’s
Elders/Deacons Meeting: Sunday March 15th at 4:45PM
Lunch Bunch: Tuesday March 24th, 2020 at 11:30 AM
At ‘Pancakes R US’ 10220 Central Ave, Montclair, CA 91763
Order what you want but each person pays for their meal. Everyone is welcome.
The food and fellowship are always very good! Last month we about 11 attending.
If you need a ride call Earlene Abraham or Raquel Vales.
Loving Our Neighbors: Saturday, March 28th, at 8:30AM, meet at the building
Start the day with a hearty and delicious breakfast and fellowship, and then walk
throughout our surrounding neighborhood to pick up trash and minister.
Trash bags, gloves and Church of Christ t-shirts are provided.
World English Institute (WEI) needs Internet Bible Teachers: they offer an English Grammar / Bible course. English is used to go fishing for men and women. New students from every country in the world are starting Bible studies each month. The lessons are automatically graded by the website. Teachers reply to their students’ questions about God and faith. Register to become a teacher at: WorldEnglishInstitute.org/register/teacher. If you have questions or need a demonstration, ask Reuben Lacuata or the Dorlings who are Internet Bible teachers with WEI.
LORD HEAR OUR PRAYER
Earlene Abraham: Is doing well after her knee replacement surgery. She is now at home and
being helped by her daughter-in-law.
Brittney Cole: Had a fall which resulted in one sprained & one broken ankle.
John Jackson: Brother Jackson was scheduled for surgery (bladder cancer) on January 6th.
But on December 24th, he went to the hospital and was given an emergency 4 pints of blood. The doctors decided to go ahead and perform the surgery immediately. He has since been able to go home.
David (friend of the Weakland’s): Developed pneumonia, and he is now on a ventilator.
Michael Holmes (Geri Faulkner’s Grandson, Dana Holmes’ son): Had two brain surgeries
in October. We did hear he has had some positive improvement. Continue to pray for his recovery.
Remember the family also for comfort and strength.
Melissa Osuna (Ed/Raquel Vales daughter-in-law): Health issues. In a lot of pain.
Bob Alvord: General health issues.
Debbie Luckert: Friend of the Mellard’s, having tests due to problems from brain surgery
Lee Dacus: Lee is at home but not doing well.
Vince & Dodie Ellingson: They need prayers as they deal with Dodie’s dementia.
Andrea Kettinger: Member of the Big Bear church is having significant health issues.
Sally Dorling: Bob’s mother. Has been diagnosed with lymphoma.
Shaun Jones: Barbara Moore’s son, is in need of a kidney transplant
Brenda Shoemaker, Niki Weakland’s friend: Has been diagnosed with acute leukemia
Bob Mellard’s brother-in-law, Darrell: surgery for bedsores due to 12 years of paralysis
Hailey Johnston: Friend of Zack Weakland, needs prayers to get back on a Godly track
Wanda & Ferrell Backer: Cindy Proffitt’s parents, both have several health issues.
Many in our congregation who have recently lost loved ones
Prayers for our Senior Saints…
Lee Dacus & Jean Proffitt & Ezra Hudson & Earlene Abraham & Virginia Braun & Joe Lueras & Mildred Hamilton
Prayers for our Military
Ed Vales granddaughter’s Husband (AJ Jones) is at Joint Base Lewis- McChord, Tacoma WA
Damon Aragon’s nephew Xander Armas USMC San Diego
03/06 James Weakland
03/07 Brittney Cole
03/09 Christina Herrera
03/21 Linda Riech
03/24 Bob Alvord
Around the Brotherhood
In Search of the Lord’s Way: Be sure to watch each Sunday morning at 7:30AM on channel 56 (OTA & DirecTV) channel 10 on Spectrum cable.
City of Children- A church of Christ orphanage in Mexico
Lifeline International- A church of Christ organization that supports orphans in Russia and Africa
Agape Village-Children’s Home
James Lloyd – Local Evangelist
Bear Valley Bible Institute– Preacher Training School
Sunset International Bible Institute – Preacher Training School
Southwest School of Bible Studies – Preacher Training School
Sunset Church of Christ /Arab Christian Center– Wissam Al-Aetawi
Philippine Mission Fund