HAVE YOU RESPONSED ‘YES’ FOR OUR HOMECOMING EVENT?
Join us as we celebrate Building the Kingdom with our church family on Sunday, Aug. 29. A church-provided meal will follow services and provide time for fellowship with friends – new and old. If you haven’t responded to the invitation yet, click here to let us know you are coming. Please reach out to former members and friends as well to let them know we would love to see them.
PRIMETIMERS LUNCH AUG. 12 (NOTE THE UPDATED TIME)
Primetimers is back! Join us for a church-provided boxed lunch get together on Thursday, Aug. 12 at 10:30 a.m. There will be fellowship and discussion on plans for future gatherings. Please RSVP through CCB or by calling the church office at 513-752-9819, so we can plan on a number for lunches.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY NEEDS VOLUNTEERS
Celebrate Recovery is looking for volunteers to prepare and serve desserts for our Monday evening meetings. We also need volunteers for child care. Contact Rich link at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help this community outreach ministry.
ARE YOU BEING RICH TOWARD GOD?
There are more than 2,300 verses about giving in the Bible. Watch Kevin’s sermon Rich Toward God (streamed on Jan. 10, 2021) as you think about how to invest your earthly riches to help minister to the poor and hurting. The contribution box is on the table where you pick up communion. If you prefer, you can also mail your check or donate online through CCB. Thanks for your support of God’s work through our church at Withamsville.
If you cannot join us in person this Sunday, please join through our YouTube Livestream.
- Bible class starts at 9 a.m. — Great Leaders of Israel, Part 2 –click here
- Worship service starts at 10 a.m. — Hope of Heaven –click here
Thank you for clicking the “like” button in YouTube under each class and sermon. This is helping make our online outreach to the community more effective! Our attendance and contributions record can be found at the end of this email.
AUGUST PRAYER FOCUS
That we will pray that God’s grace will abound to us, so that in all things we will abound in every good work. (2 Cor 9:8)
- The family of Laura Kuebel, who passed away this week.
- Lynn Haag healing the wound on her leg.
- Dick Wanninger had his pacemaker/defibrillator replaced this past week
- Jeff Painter’s aunt, Diana, is fighting cancer.
- Phillip Taylor’s coworker, Karen Sundeladge, has cancer and has moved to hospice care.
- Former church members Jack Adams and Ron French are both having health concerns.
PRAY FOR OUR EXPECTING MOTHERS
Shara Aubrey – Due Oct. 8
Please send prayer requests and other Newsletter information to email@example.com. Note: Prayer requests are left on this list for 1-3 weeks depending on the nature of the request. If you would like your prayer request left on longer, please let us know.
LET’S RECONNECT! SUNDAY SPECIAL EVENTS FOR SUMMER
Aug. 8 – CUMO School Supplies – 6 p.m.
Aug. 29 – Homecoming – Begins with 10 a.m. service, followed by a fellowship meal and program.
ROCKs events are for our children ages 1 through grade 5. Children are encouraged to bring friends to all ROCKs fun activities!
CAMPING AT EAST FORK STATE PARK
The ROCKs group will be hosting a weekend campout at East Fork campgrounds, August 13-15. Anyone interested in getting a campsite can join! Parents or other guardians must camp as well and will be responsible for their own children.
A two-night minimum is required for reservations, with the total for two nights around $66. Check-in Friday anytime after 3 p.m. and checkout on Sunday is no later than 1 p.m. Contact Tessa Taylor @ 513-309-0512 for more information and/or help with reservations. We’ll have fun activities for kids throughout the weekend to celebrate the end of summer!
See the full calendar of ROCKs events.
Aug. 11 – Wednesday Hangout – 6 p.m.
Aug. 12 – Summer Service – 10 a.m.
Aug. 14 – Teens host by Hal and Melody Good – 6 p.m.
Aug. 17 – King’s Island – 10 a.m.
See more events.,
Great Leaders of Israel, Part 2, Mark Jordan and Keith Baker
The second half of our series on Israel’s Old Testament leaders runs through Aug. 29. The previously scheduled Ephesians class will be moved to next year. Please join Mark Jordan and Keith Baker as they identify these great leaders and highlight key events associated with each.
All children’s classes are meeting as normal.
High School and Middle School will be meeting together for our summer series “Summer in the Psalms.”
God is . . . Wednesday summer services for adults and youth will meet in the Fellowship Hall and include singing, praise and an exploration of who our “God Is . . . “ Each week will focus on a different attribute of our amazing and awesome God. The topic for August 11 is God Is Faithful led by Kevin Stewart.
Children should report directly to their classrooms at 7 p.m., not meeting in the auditorium beforehand.
Will meet at 6 p.m. for our usual Hangout time. At 7, we will join the adults in the Fellowship Hall for the “God is… ” series.