WEEK OF PRAYER AND FASTING – PRAYER CHAIN
This is a call for a Week of Prayer starting on Monday 22nd May 2017 culminating in a day of fasting on Saturday 27th May 2017.
We will meet on Monday, Tuesday and Friday evening at 6.00pm, at church, for an hour of prayer. On Saturday we will meet from 3.00pm till 6.00pm to pray together and break the fast. Home Fellowships are expected to continue praying in their respective groups on Wednesday and Thursday.
May we all join hands in praying for the Lord’s direction regarding our pastoral team, vision of the church, all ministries, church growth and church stability.
Prayer Chain: you are all invited to pick an hour (or more) in the day when you will be praying for the church daily. The idea is to have the Church praying every hour (24/7) of the week. Please sign up for your slot at the table set outside.
Day of Corporate Fasting: Saturday 27th May 2017, will be our day of fasting and seeking the the Lord’s face as a church. We will come together for prayer at 3.00pm and end at 6.00pm.
ASCENSION DAY SERVICE – 9.00AM, THURSDAY 25TH MAY 2017
Please join us this coming Thursday for our Ascension Day service.You are encouraged to come and celebrate the glorification of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Due to the Ascension Day holiday, bulletin notices for the coming Sunday will be due on Wednesday 24th May 2017 at 12 noon.
THE GOSPEL GROUP
Members of the Gospel Group are requested to meet briefly in the Gazebo between services on Sunday 28th May 2017. The main purpose of the meeting is to receive the revised programme for 2017.
FRESH START – GETTING YOUR WHOLE HEART BACK
Our next session is at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, 24th May for FREEDOM FROM THE ARROW OF ANGER. For more information contact Susan Mogwera 395 3779 or 72572827; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mark your diaries for 4-6 JUNE when the Fresh Start for All Nations Team is here from USA. Pastor Steve Peterson, Brad Thomas, Pastor Todd Doxson, Denise Doxson, Carol Perkins and Bonnie Dennis will be here. THEME: COMMUNICATION CONNECTION. Sessions are at 6.00pm each evening.
Leadership Training in Fresh Start will be held 7 – 8 June at 6:00 pm. It’s Never Too Late for a Fresh Start.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR HOSPITAL MINISTRY
The Hospital Visitation team is soliciting for more members to join the Ministry. Setswana-speaking and non-Setswana speaking members are needed. If God is leading you to join the Ministry, please do not hesitate. Interested members should kindly contact Arinola Adekanmbi on 71410349; Devinka Ilangakoon on 71616695 or Anthony Olashore on 74954021. Thank you.
To all parents or guardians with children in the Sunday school, kindly note that the Sunday school will be collecting the children’s particulars today and therefore request all parents or guardians to head to the hall after the service to fill in the forms before collecting the children. Your assistance is highly appreciated.
SINGLES MINISTRY – RELATIONSHIP ETIQUETTE
Many of us singles/unmarried have a fantastical view and/or expectation struggle of relationships that make them seem like an enigma, a battle that boggles our minds with unending wonders and questions. Diarise Saturday 10th June 2017, Time: 2pm, Venue: OBC Gazebo for a time of open discussions on all relationship matters.
All members who volunteered to be of service through the Counselling department are invited to a meeting to be held on Thursday 1st June 2017 commencing at 1730 hrs in the Conference Room. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the way forward. Please confirm your availability through Susan Mogwera on 72572827 or Lawrence Phiri 74179748.