FAMILY LIFE NEWS

WOMEN’S MINISTRY GROUP will meet in the church office area to assemble baskets for the preschool teachers on Sunday, August 13, at 9:45 a.m. All supplies are provided. The baskets will be given to the teachers at their workday on Tuesday, August 15th, at 9 a.m.

LA PAZ IN GARLAND will hold a back to school event on Sunday, August 20, from 3-6 p.m. School supplies will be given to families after a bi-lingual worship gathering and blessing. Music and refreshments are planned. For more information, contact Lorena Torea, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

PRESCHOOL BEGINS on Monday, 8/21, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Please park on the west side (facing street) during those hours and use caution in the parking lot.

11 AM CHILDREN’S CHURCH – Plans are under way to start this ministry in August, God willing. A planning team needs to be formed to work out the details. If you would like to be a part of this team please speak to Pastor Stace or his wife Karen. If you would like to see the basic format of the ministry, e-mail Pastor at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Thank you.

PRAISE BAND DRUMMER NEEDED for the 11:00 service each Sunday. Contact Joey Sevin, 469-878-0500, if interested.

GOLF  St. Paul Members and friends golf each Thursday evening 5:30 p.m at Ridgeview Ranch. Everyone is invited! Contact Wade Ledbetter, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more information.

 

PRAYER MINISTRY  “This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us." I John 5:14.
 
Prayer requests are accepted in the Prayer Box located on the table in the church entry. You may indicate that your prayer request be listed in the Family Life (see below). Prayers will be continued for four weeks unless updated. If you would like to be on the Prayer Chain, contact Laura, (972)618-4266; email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
MUSLIM OUTREACH – with Rev. Irfan Wilson Interested in canvasing on Fridays 4pm-5ish and Saturdays from 3:30pm-5ish? Please call Pastor Wilson 214-680- 8967.
 

OUR FINANCIAL COMMITMENT TO THE LORD

                                                Actual             Budget            Difference                  

Current Month – July          $24,261.00      $29,737.00`      ($5,476.00)      Thank you for your support

Previous Month –June         $27,771.34      $35,366.00       ($7,594.66)      of the Lord’s work among us!

Fiscal YTD (July –June)      $407,987.61    $426,805.00      ($18,817.39)

 

MAKING DISCIPLES - SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:45-10:45 

A BIBLE WORD STUDY STARTS TODAY  Using a concordance, we will study Worship. What is it? How do we do it properly? Where do we worship? Let's work as a class to better understand Worship. Meets in Conference Room (or Pastor’s Study).

THE BOOK OF JEREMIAH Join us as Matt Evans leads this 12 week study at 9:45 a.m. in the Sanctuary (far north side).

A BIBLE WORD STUDY STARTS TODAY  Using a concordance, we will study Worship. What is it? How do we do it properly? Where do we worship? Let's work as a class to better understand Worship. Meets in Conference Room (or Pastor’s Study).

PRE AND ELEMENTARY children meet for Sunday School in preschool rooms 103 (Pre-K to 1st) & 105 (2nd to 5th) for classes.

CONFIRMATION FOR JUNIOR HIGH   Jr. High age youth meet for the summer with High School Youth in Youth Room.

HIGH SCHOOL (Grades 9-12 and for those already confirmed) Pastor Stace leads a seven week survey of John’s Revelation of Jesus. They are in chapter 5 and soon to begin looking at the Lord’s Judgment of the unbelieving world. Meets in the Youth Room.

SUNDAY NIGHT WITH PASTOR Bring a friend and a snack, and join us for fun, food, fellowship, and time in the Word of God on August 20, at our next "Sunday Night With Pastor"! "Sunday Night With Pastor" will meet from 6-8 PM on the 3rd Sunday of most months in 2017, so please mark your calendars to join us on  8/20, 9/17, 10/15, 11/19, and 12/17.

 

 WEEKLY BIBLE STUDIES
 

STEWARDSHIP: IT’S NOT ALL ABOUT MONEY How do you define Stewardship? How does God? Please join John Okonski at 9:45 a.m. in the Sanctuary (far north side) to explore what Stewardship is and how this concept applies to each of us as God’s people.

 

WOMEN’S MORNING BIBLE STUDY meets on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. at the home of Linda Schafer, Del Largo Way, Frisco. We are using “Discerning the Voice of God” Bible study. Contact Linda, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information. The group will not meet this summer.

 

MOMS2MOMS BIBLE STUDY meets Fridays, 9:15 a.m., in Room 101 twice a month during the school year. Topic: “Discerning the Voice of God” by Priscilla Shirer. Contact Jane Foster for information, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

STEPHEN MINISTRY Are you going through a difficult time? Stephen Ministers are trained to listen and pray with you. They are confidential and compassionate.  Please talk with one of our Stephen Leaders, Pastor Stace, Laura Riano, or Rev. Dr. Rand Certain about Stephen Ministry and how you can benefit from this caring ministry.

 

DIGGING DEEPER Wednesdays at 6:15 pm in the Conference Room in the Church Office wing. Topic: Core Values of St. Paul. Does not meet during the summer.

 

ROMA BIBLE STUDY meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. in Pastor Stace’s office.

 

MEN’S BREAKFAST meets first Saturday of the month (Even months at Lord of Life, odd months at St. Paul.). Contact Dan This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for info. All men are invited to attend!