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2018 Congregational Theme!
"LET'S KEEP IT GOING!"
FRIENDSHIP CHURCH
Meets in beautiful Speakers Hall 
Every Sunday 8:30 & 10:00 am


Friendship Express will be running
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Friendship Church
SUN CITY
September 20, 2018 | Volume 3: Issue 37
REVEREND GEORGE SMITH will be delivering the message this Sunday.

"THE UNEXPECTED"
Matthew 6:25-34
    
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  MY
       SENIOR
MOMENT



  There will not be a Senior Moment this week as our Pastor HB is in the hospital.  He was receiving new type of chemo and it has been very hard on his system.
Please pray for HB and Beverley that they will be back with us soon.

Matthew 6: 25, 33 & 34:  Therefore, I tell you, do not worry about your life what you will drink, or about your body, what you will wear.  Is not life more important than food, and the body more important than clothes?  But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness and all these things will be given to you as well.  Therefore, do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.  Each day has enough trouble of its own.

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NEW OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Closed
                                      Tuesday - Friday - 10:00 am - 1:00pm

New Email Address: friendshipchurchscpd@gmail.com

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  ONLINE SERVICES   

To see a live stream of the 10:00 am Sunday service please   

If you would like to see a video of our Sunday service please click here


     NEW PICTORIAL DIRECTORIES AVAILABLE!
Our beautiful new Directories - the fine work of Jim Boehner, Jackie Collins, Ramona Larson and Ben Cardell will be available each Sunday after each service.
Please one to a family.
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Bible Studies Fall 2018

MEN'S BIBLE STUDY-starts again October 10th and runs thru December 19, 2018.  Until then, the men are meeting at the Daily Grind from
9-10 am for coffee and conversation. Discussion will focus on the Scripture readings  at each Sunday morning worship.

WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY - Registration begins Sunday, September 30, 2018
Friendship Women's Upcoming Fall Season: 
We will meet from Wednesday, October 24 - December 5, 2018
Speaker's Hall in Sunset View and Big Bear/Silverwood Rooms in Lakeview Clubhouse. Our Fall Fellowship Gathering is on Wednesday, October 17, 2018.

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  FRIENDSHIP WOMEN
 
Catherine Martin_ Pastor of Women_s Ministries
         You are invited to join Friendship 
     Women for Bible study and        
     fellowship. Our goal is "to know Christ 
     and make Him known."
                     
       But more than that, I count everything as loss         
       compared to the priceless privilege and supreme    
       advantage of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord [and of 
       growing more deeply and thoroughly acquainted with                Him-a joy unequaled].  Philippians 3:8 AMP        
          
        Catherine Martin                                                                                                                       
Pastor of Women's Ministries        

     
             
You are invited to join Friendship Women Bible Study beginning in October 2018. We will study God's Word, meet together for worship, inspirational messages, and times of fellowship and discussion. Make this the year that you draw near to God, grow in your relationship with Him, meet other women and make new friends.

Grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. To him be glory both now and forever! Amen.
2 Peter 3:18 NIV

 SAVE THE DATES FOR FALL 2018
September 30, 2018  Bible Study Registration Begins
  October 17, 2018 Fellowship Gathering - Speakers Hall
October 24 - December 5, 2018 Fall Women's Bible Study
December 12, 2018 Friendship Women's Christmas Luncheon

Please Pray for Those of our Church Family

Pastor HB and Beverley(HB in hospital)
Don Reid in rehab
Carol Rodgers son, Michael, surgery
Donna Webb's brother
Hansi Hughes-Swenson, surgery
Grace Holcomb hospice in San Diego
Harry Wolbers rehab
Fredi Shaliti
Roberta Albritton rehab
Chuck and Myrna Blanding
Continued prayers for  Cheryl Miller, Penny Bell, Donna Pomeroy, Pat English, Helen Martin, Ron & Jinja Karleen, Ramona Larson, Russ Ebert, Isa Yager,  Ila Gerding, Dallas Cote, Maggie Miller and Oliver & Betty Marquis.
Our Prayer Team gets these requests and many more, so rest assured you are covered in prayer.
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THE FRIENDSHIP CHURCH'S PRAYER MINISTRY HAS A PLACE FOR YOU.
Come to express your prayers for our church family and perhaps to be prayed for. We meet at 9:30 am (between the 8:30 & 10:00 am services) for about 20 minutes in the Palm Rm. Visit us to be blessed with fellowship as you enjoy the privilege of praying for others in their time of need. For more information call the church office at 760-260-8640. 

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Prayer and Scripture Reading: Couples and/or singles are needed for prayer and scripture reading on Sundays at the 8:30 & 10:00 am services.  It is a great opportunity to serve and volunteer.  If you are interested email the church at 
friendshipchurchscpd@gmail.com or call the church office at 760-260-8640.
Jackie Collins will be happy to discuss with you the weekends we need your help.
HOME SICK? NEED GROCERIES?

This service is excellent when you're home bound or just rushed for time.

Go to: 
www.instacart.com /staterbros

Select your groceries and they will be delivered within 1 hour to your home.

Several stores participate in this service: Stater Bros., Albertsons, Walmart, Costco, etc.

First order has free delivery and then $5.99 delivery after that.

Flowers

For those of you who want to order flowers for the altar please stop by Hospitality Center or call the church office - 760-260-8640

Each arrangement is $50 inclusive of tax.
SEE YOU AT SPEAKERS HALL!
SUNDAY, 8:30 OR 10:00 AM
Friendship Church of Sun City | 760-260-8640 | FriendshipChurchSunCity.com  OR email us at friendshipchurchscpd@gmail.com

Sun City Palm Desert 

36890 Del Webb Boulevard 
Palm Desert, CA 92211
Sunset View Clubhouse in the Speakers Hall
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