June 11, 2023
Worship Leader Brian Perry
“Listen To Our Hearts"
“Here In This Place"
"Praise Him! Praise Him!"
"I Know That My Redeemer Lives"
Scripture Reading: Proverbs 18:20-24 NIV
“When I Survey"
There Is A Fountain"
Dismissal To Children's Worship- Ages 3-6 yrs
"I'll Be A Friend To Jesus"
We Need Friends Ethan Ward
“What A Friend We Have In Jesus"
FRIENDSHIP: We Need Friends
I. We Need Friends
A. The percentage of friends has been in steady decline.
II. Three Points Of Connection
A. The impact of friends
B. They are chosen, not determined.
C. They’re necessary.
III. Friends Impact Us
A. Friends affect us negatively or positively.
B. This could be mentally, physically, or spiritually.
IV. Chosen Not Determined
A. Shallow friends are determined by situations or circumstances.
B. Meaningful ones are those gained through purposeful investing.
V. They’re Necessary
A. We are created with intention of friendly relationship in mind.
B. Not solitary beings.
C. First with God, then others..
VI. Bringing It Together
A. Jesus is that one friend for everyone!
If you are visiting today, you are our honored guest. Please fill out a Welcome Card and place it in the collection plate as it is passed following communion. Bible classes for all ages at 9:30am, followed by worship at 10:30. Children's Worship is available during the sermon for ages 3-6 yrs old in Rm 13, and we have a nursery available for 0-2yrs in Rm 12.
Please feel free to retrieve a concealed communion cup from the trays at either entrance. We will pass open communion to everyone during our special communion time.
CONNIE WILHITE MEMORIAL SERVICE: TODAY @2PM
James Wilhite lost his wife of 45 years, Connie, age 71, last Sunday. Her memorial service will be today at 2pm here at Lakeside. If you would like to contribute to a Gift Card tree that is being put together for James, please see Ashley Bray.
SUMMER SUNDAY BIBLE CLASS TEACHERS: VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED
June IS HERE and that brings a new quarter for our Children's Ministry(June-Aug). We still need volunteers for Kinder-1st (Aug), and 2nd-4th grade (July-Aug). See Ashley Bray if this sounds like a place for you to shine and serve and have any questions. If you are a parent of a child/children in our ministry, please sign up for at least 4 weeks this Summer. Thank you for helping lead these little soldiers of Christ.
SUNDAY MORNING YOUNG ADULT CLASS: STARTIG TODAY- 6/11
College students, young professionals and young married couples, starting today, Clint Young will once again be sharing God's word and His charge to you as you navigate life, career, and relationships. Gather your friends and be here on Sunday mornings at 9:30am, in the right portable. See Clint with any questions.
WEDNESDAYS THIS SUMMER:
June is HERE and "He's Amazing" is where we come together mid-week for fun and fellowship with stories of how God shows amazing love, grace, and power in the midst of adversity , starts NOW! Great for all ages as we do drama, science experiments, games, and story/ snack time. Adults will have a bible class in the right portable while all kids ages 3yrs-6th grade are participating in themed 15-20 minute rotations outside and in! There is a staffed nursery for ages 0-3. Signup sheet is on the entry table to volunteer!
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY:
Join us EVERY Tuesday for Christ centered coffee and conversation as we all meet at ABCoffee, at 6:30am, on Debbie Lane. All are welcome and encouraged to come. Come for just one cup or stay for refills! See Todd for details. What better way to start your day!
DAILY BIBLE READING:
6/11: Ecclesiastes 1-4, Psalm 8
6/12: Ecclesiastes 5-8, Psalm 9
6/13: Ecclesiastes 9-12 , Psalm 10
6/14: Song of Solomon 1-4, Psalm 11
6/15: Song of Solomon 5-8, Psalm 12
6/16: Jeremiah 1-3, Psalm 13
6/17: Jeremiah 4-6, Psalm 14
BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES:
June 12: Beth McLean
John & Stephanie Gage
June 14: Cale & Asher Whitaker
June 17: Pat Baines
Children's Worship Volunteer TODAY: Youth
No Children's Worship 3rd Week of the month THIS SUMMER (6/18, 7/16, 8/20)
NURSERY ALWAYS AVAILABLE IN ROOM 12 FOR AGES 0-2yrs
LAKESIDE TEXT ALERTS:
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6/13: Combined Bible Study w/ Pleasant Ridge COC Youth
6/14: Bible study @6..."He's Amazing" @ 7p (Youth in charge of games)
6/17: Ice Cream Night
DON’T MISS AN ADVENTURE: TXT @LAKESIDESM TO #81010 TO GET STUDENT MINISTRY NEWS
SUNDAY COMMUNION PREPARATION:
Lakeside is looking for 4-6 teams of people to volunteer/rotate to PREPARE COMMUNION (fill cups/ place bread in trays), for Sunday mornings. This can be done on Sunday morning before/during class. Pre-Covid we had families that would prepare communion on Friday or Saturday, and that could be an option too! Please see Pam if this is the ministry for YOU!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: CHILDREN'S WORSHIP FOR 1ST, 3RD, & 4TH SUNDAYS
Do you enjoy singing Bible songs with your kids? Telling Bible stories to the littles? We could use your servant heart in Children’s Worship. Our special time set aside for ages 2-5 that takes place during the sermon is a fun place to spend 20-25 minutes telling the children a story from the Bible, singing The Lord’s Army, singing the books of the Bible and giving the parents an opportunity to take in the message, uninterrupted. Teenage youth this is a great place to practice your teaching skills and have fun! Mom and daughter/son, wife and husband, this is where it all starts! All materials prepared and ready for YOU! Please see Pam to be a part of this wonderful ministry.
DATES TO REMEMBER:
June 11: Celebration of Life for Connie Wilhite @ 2pm
June 13: Men's Bible Study @ABCoffee, 6:30am
June 14: "He's Amazing" @7pm for all ages
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*** Prayer Requests may be sent to email@example.com
John Gage- is having multiple test and biopsies performed in hopes of finding the correct diagnosis for health concerns that he's been experiencing for a long time. Please pray for answers and for his pain management as he waits for answers.
James Wilhite- is having test run on his liver and kidneys in hopes of having answers to his medical concerns. He also lost his wife of 45 years, Connie, last week and her memorial will be today at Lakeside at 2pm. Please keep him in your prayers as he struggles with his health and grieves the loss of his sweet wife.
Camden Ocheskey- is seeing a pediatric neurologist for some health complications. Please keep Jay, Ally, and the family in your prayers as they search for solid answers and a treatment plan.
Cathi Daigle- pray for her sons, her twin sister Candy, and her friend Lisa, as they are all struggling with physical concerns at this time. God is at work and he knows just what they need.
Vanessa Medlin (Anna Garcia's granddaughter)- is struggling with some health concerns at this time and is asking for prayers as the she goes through testing and waits for the results.
Continue to remember: Carolyn's Pinon's family, Patrick McLean, Diane Hudgens (former member), The Mike Dicus family, Jim Cawyer, Pat Ellis (Ken's mother).
Jon Jameson - Finance
Little Hearts School:
Haleigh Calhoun-Sides- Director
Apryl Henrichs- Assistant Director
Lakeside Office Hours:
Little Hearts School
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