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Shawnee, Oklahoma
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Bulletin for Sunday 10/26/2003

UKRAINE MISSION REPORT

Central has been supporting work in Ukraine for some time. There are several successful Ukrainian works, and this one is under the oversight of the church in Tahlequah. Brother Ted Watts accompanied by Charles Vanlandingham, will be here Sunday evening to give you more information concerning what you are doing with your contributions to the gospel in that country.


LEON DENNIS IN ADA MEETING

Leon Dennis of Westside in Norman will be preaching in a gospel meeting at Southwest in Ada, October 26 - 29. The Monday through Wednesday evening services will be at 7. The theme will be "The Life & Teachings of Peter." See the bulletin board for additional information.


TIPTON HOME TRUCK COMING

The Tipton Home truck will be here early next week. You will find a complete list of their most urgent needs in the "Looking Ahead" column.


BIRTHDAYS IN NOVEMBER

04 Jeffrey Behrnes

04 Beverley MacMillan

07 Gwen Barrett

07 Monroe Pettyjohn - 92ND

08 Jim Pettyjohn

14 Juanita Combs

14 Fay Crosby

15 Francis Davis

16 Sue Riedel

17 Braden Parmer

20 Marcia Dennis

21 Elizabeth Garbe - 100!!!

21 L.B. Hall

22 Rachel Hall

23 Betti Boswell

23 Mazella Patterson - THE BIG "8'' "0"

23 Terri Seikel

25 Vesta Johnson

26 Donna Parmer

30 Bill Fleming


ANNIVERSARIES IN NOVEMBER

06 Joe & Phyllis Scheidt - 20th

11 Kevin & Pam Baskin - 15th

14 Harvey & Carletta Moore - 50th!!!

24 Bob & Cleta Allen - 46th


We extend our best wishes to all who are celebrating birthdays and anniversaries in November. We extend a special word of congratulations to Monroe Pettyjohn on his 92nd birthday and to Elizabeth Garbe who joins our Century Club on the 21st. We offer all good wishes to Harvey and Carletta Moore who will reach their Golden Wedding Anniversary on the 14th.


SYMPATHY

We extend our sympathy to Cleta Allen in the loss of her uncle, Wilbur West. Memorial services were conducted at the Wynnewood Church of Christ on Wednesday of last week. The interment was in California.


THANK YOU

Thank you so very much for the beautiful flowers and the prayers, calls and cards at the passing of my precious mother. Much love to all. Emma White

To my Christian family, Thank you so much for all the beautiful cards, calls, and prayers. You are all so special to me. Your thoughtfulness is appreciated. In Christian love, Rosie Brightwell

I would like to thank those who came to see me in the hospital, called, and sent numerous cards. It was all appreciated. Pauline Adams

Just let me say that everyone who turns 75 should have as wonderful a surprise (yes, it really was a surprise - they just didn't mail me a bulletin) birthday party as I had last Saturday. It was perfect! My children did a wonderful job of planning and a huge THANK YOU to all of you who came and/or sent cards.. So many beautiful cards and so worded as to make me feel loved by so many. I love and appreciate you all very much. Kathryn Shields


STANDARD TIME RETURNS

Be sure to set your clocks back one hour before retiring Saturday evening. If you forget, you'll be an hour early for Bible class. Enjoy the extra hour of sleep you lost in the spring.


PRAYER CONCERNS

Don Stevens was dismissed from Unity North on Tuesday and entered Golden Rule Home, #118.
Charles Thomas spent some time at Unity North last week. He was transferred to Golden Rule Home for rehabilitation on Wednesday.
Elva Gill's daughter-in-law, Diane Gill, received major injuries to the vertebrae in her neck in a major auto accident in New Mexico on October 12. Surgery was performed in an Albuquerque hospital on October 17. She and her husband are hoping to return to Shawnee sometime this week.
Betty Martin was scheduled for surgery at Unity North on Wednesday of this week. She expects to return home the next day.
Monroe Pettyjohn was admitted to Unity North Sunday afternoon with pneumonia and infections. He is in room 207.
L.M. Booker's nine-year-old granddaughter, Cheyenne Clark, is a victim of multiple sclerosis and is to have surgery to straighten her leg at University Hospital on Wednesday of this week.


CONTINUING PRAYER CONCERNS

OF CENTRAL MEMBERS & FRIENDS

Gertrude Andes, Jack Aylor, Harry Barlow, (son-in-law of Inez McNutt), Gwen Barrett, Louise Barrett (Kathy Peerson's mother), Jearline Bates, Chad Beard, Betty Bernard, Lucille Bowers, Letha Buford, Louise & Harold Carothers, James Childers, C.F. Drain, Leona Edwards, Ola Fitzwater, Mary Gaines, Elizabeth Garbe, Geneva Green, Dwight Harber, Phyllis Heald (Doris Whittern's daughter), Anna Jarvis, Vesta Johnson, Phil Lairson (Rosie Brightwell & Ellen Childers's nephew), Lloyd Lofties, Betty Martin, Lloyd McBroom, Ida McIntyre, Don Allen McNutt, Harvey Moore, Winnie Page, Monroe Pettyjohn, Ruth Pratt, Sarah Smith, David Sperry, Don Stevens, Chub & Dorothy Strickland, Charles Thomas, E.D.Turner, Floy Turner, Alvie Vanlandingham, Dean Wall, Argil Wiggins, Alice Williamson, Emma Wilson, Carl Worley, Viola Yates, Verna Nell Young, and Tollie Zitterkopf. All these members and friends have continuing health concerns or other special circumstances. They appreciate your remembrance of them in prayer.


LOOKING AHEAD

October 26, Standard Time returns

October 26, Tim Watts and Charles Vanlandingham from Tahlequah here to give report on mission work in Ukraine, 6 p.m.

October 26-29, Gospel meeting at Southwest, Ada, Leon Dennis, Norman, 7 p.m.; see bulletin board

October 27-30, Tipton Home truck here; special needs are Miracle Whip salad dressing, sweetened cereal, corn meal, apple juice, whole dill pickles, Wolf Brand chili, paper towels, liquid laundry soap, paper napkins, Kleenex, cough drops, and PineSol cleaner.

November 5, Ladies class meets at 10:30; luncheon follows

November 8, November Coat Give Away

November 16, New Song Class

November 23, Mazella Patterson's 80th birthday celebration, fellowship room, 2 - 4 p.m.

November 27,28 Thanksgiving; church office closed


Youth News

Bob Stephens

We received the LTC material last week. So the sign-up sheets should be up soon! Leadership Training for Christ is an excellent way to learn more about the Word of God and to sharpen your skills in service to the Lord. Parents, encourage your children to participate in this worthwhile program. You'll be glad you did.

October 25 - Saturday - Trip to Frontier City - Cost for admission $15.16. Snack and meal money is additional. Leave the building at 2 p.m., return by 11 p.m.

October 31 - Friday - 5th Quarter at the House, after football game.

November 2 - Sunday - Sunday Funday - Volleyball with Choctaw


A skeptic is a person who when he sees the handwriting on the wall, claims it's a forgery. ;^{)


LAST WEEK'S RECORD

Bible School 136
Worship Service 198
Sunday Evening 129
Wednesday Evening 96
Contribution $2,982.13

SERVING THE CONGREGATION

Sunday, October 26, 2003

Announcements: Paul Harris
Opening Prayer: Jim Pettyjohn
Song Director: Floyd Davis
Scripture: Sean Parman
Closing Prayer: Tim McGalliard

SERVING AT THE LORD'S TABLE

NORTH SOUTH
Jim Cross Bernard Sharp
John Aylor Terry Banta

AT THE BACK OF AUDITORIUM

Zach Qualls Glenn Watson

USHERS

Steve Kelly Bob Bivins

GREETERS

Foyer: Steve & Mary Kelly
Elevator: Bob & Ann Bivins

ASSISTING OUTSIDE ELEVATOR DOOR

Frank Romberg

EVENING WORSHIP SERVICE

Opening Prayer: Bob Seikel
Song Director: Floyd Davis
Scripture: Adam Beard
Closing Prayer: Jim Walling

AT THE LORD'S TABLE

SERVING AT THE LORD'S TABLE

NORTH SOUTH
Adam Beard Royce Peerson

WEDNESDAY NIGHT SERVICE

Classes for all ages

Song Leader: Clavin Norwood
Scripture: Brandon Gober

VAN DRIVER

Howard Vanlandingham
If unable to serve this week, notify Al Pendleton - 273-4754


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