Weekly Announcements 8.16.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):

 
For the week of Av 27, 5777, the Torah Parashah is from D’varim (Deuteronomy) 11:26–16:17 called Re’eh meaning “See” with the Halftarah reading from Isaiah 54:11–55:5.  The reading from the Writings in the Messiah is 1 John 4:1-6. 
 
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.  
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his wages; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways.
Messiah, He will send [again] at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, all names above, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
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Shabbat:  Optional Color theme:  Blue/Navy
Torah Service:  10:30 AM–12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch:  12:15–1:30 PM.  The theme is Israeli/Mediterranean
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough food for your family and some to share.  We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed.   Parents, please be with your children and help with their portions.  After Oneg, your dishes will be put on the small table in the foyer.  Thanks for your cooperation.)
 
Afternoon Services:
There will be no afternoon services. You have the afternoon free to spend time with your family.  These services will resume next week. 
 
Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color to Wear (if you so desire):
8/26:  Italian–Orange/Yellow
9/2:   Open
9/9:   American–Green
9/16: Soup & Salad–Black
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FFOZ Seminar on the book of Galatians is this coming August 20th (Sun) beginning at 2:30 PM and continuing through 7 PM. Sign-in will begin at 2 PM.There will be a break for light refreshments between the four sessions and thanks to those who are bringing refreshments, we appreciate your help. Hope everyone has registered at https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/.   Remember, there will be no nursery, and children 12 and up must be registered to attend. FFOZ will have a book table with books for sale!
See everyone there!  {If you did NOT get registered you are able to register at the door on Sunday!}
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Bible Study Tuesday (August 22nd) 7:00 PM:  We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom”, and we are now on “The Eternal Order”, the bottom of page 89, “The second declaration from the throne…”.
Youth Bible Study: Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth.
Dance practice 8:15 PM:  We will continue to practice our dance, On the Wings of the Wind.  
 
The Next Food Outreach is Aug. 27th -please see Barb if you want to help with this ministry!
Step-Up Hebrew is meeting Aug, 27th @ 3:30 PM. Please have all your homework done, as we will moving moving ahead in our studies. 
 
***The High Holydays, the new Torah cycle and a brand new Women’s Bible Study are coming this fall!

Weekly Announcements 8.9.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):
 
For the week of Av 20, 5777 the Torah Parashah is from D’varim (Deuteronomy) 7:12–11:25 called Ekev meaning “As a result” with the Haftarah reading from Isaiah 49:14–51:3. The reading from the Writings in the Messiah is Romans 6:31-39.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his wages; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways.
Messiah, He will send [again] at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, all names above, and let His praise resound forevermore.
~~~~~~~~~~
 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: Red/Pink
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Mexican
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough food for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. After Oneg, your dishes will be put on the table in the foyer.)

Afternoon Services:
Congregational Midrash (open to everyone): Jack will lead a deeper discussion about the week’s Torah portion.
Women’s Bible Study: Tracy has begun teaching our new Book Study- Around Sarah’s Table.  Most of you have purchased your own copy and please have read up to Chapter 3 before Shabbat. ****If you have not purchased the book you are more than welcome to join Jack’s Midrash instead**** 
Youth Bible Study:  Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth ages 8 and up.
Children: 7 and under will be taught, for now, by Barb until ADONAI raises up a new teacher. 
Attention:  Thanks to everyone who signed up for Nursery duty. If there are two or more children age 4 and under, two workers will be needed.  If only one child, only one worker will be needed and this will be decided each week.  Chelsea will be on duty this week. 
 

Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
8/19: Israeli/Mediterranean–Blue/Navy
8/26: Italian–Orange/Yellow
9/2:  Open
9/9:  American–Green
 
Bible Study Tuesday (August 15th): We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom”, and we are now on “The Aftermath–The Second Resurrection”, page 85.
Youth Bible Study:  Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth.
Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will continue to practice our new dance, On the Wings of the Wind.  
≥≥≥≥≥ PLEASE REGISTER- NOW!!!!!
 Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is 
coming to do a seminar on the book of Galatians Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the registration which is $20 per person for ages 12 and up. Sorry, no nursery will be provided. The portal is OPEN- please go register! https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/
Note:  If you need help with registration, Barbara will gladly help you. 
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE A BOOK TABLE for your convenience!) 

Weekly Announcements 8.2.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):

For the week of Av 13, 5777 the Torah Parashah is from D’varim (Deuteronomy) 3:23–7:11 called Va’etchanan meaning “And I pleaded” with the Haftarah reading from Isaiah 40:1-26. The reading from the Writings in the Messiah is Mark 12:26-34.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his meed [wage]; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways. 
Messiah He will send at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, above all names, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: Open
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Open
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough food for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. After Oneg, your dishes will be put on the table in the foyer.)

Afternoon Services:
Congregational Midrash (open to everyone): Jack will lead a deeper discussion about the weeks Torah portion.
Women’s Bible Study: Tracy has begun teaching from our new Book Study- Around Sarah’s Table. You should have purchased your own copy and have read up to Chapter 1 before Shabbat. ****If you have not purchased the book you are more than welcome to join Jack’s Midrash instead**** 
Youth Bible Study:  Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth ages 8 and up.
Children: 7 and under will be taught by Debi and/or Barb. 
Attention:  Thanks to everyone who signed up for Nursery duty. If there are two or more children under the age of 4, two workers will be needed.  If only one child, only one worker will be needed and this will be decided each week.  

Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
8/12: Mexican–Red/Pink
8/19: Israeli/Mediterranean–Blue/Navy
8/26: Italian–Orange/Yellow
9/2:  Open
 
Bible Study Tuesday (August 8th): We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom” and have concluded the section “Gentiles in the Messianic Kingdom”. We are now on “The Doom of Demons–The Two Stages”, and will start with the bottom of page 81, “The Eternal Order.” 
Youth Bible Study:  Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth above the age of 8.
Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will continue to learn our new dance, On the Wings of the Wind.  You are doing great ladies.
≥≥≥≥≥ PLEASE REGISTER- Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is 
coming to do a seminar on the book of Galatians Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the registration which is $20 per person for 
ages 12 and up. Sorry, no nursery will be provided. The portal is OPEN- please 
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE A BOOK TABLE for your convenience!) 
 
Food & Clothing Outreach:  Aug 27th this is the second month where only one bag of food was given to each household. We still need at least 2 people at the food table and at least 2 other workers to hand out Client Forms and check it for accuracy. Set-up time is now around 1:30 p.m. to be ready for Outreach that starts at 2 p.m. and will end at 3:30 p.m.  Last month’s Outreach we served 32 families consisting of 86 people. 
Step-up Hebrew Class Aug 27th and starting at 3:30 p.m. Please have done your Homework that was assigned in class along with an e-mail sent to each student.

Weekly Announcements 7.26.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):

For the week of Av 6, 5777 the Torah Parashah is from D’varim (Deuteronomy) 1:1–3:22 called D’varim meaning “Words” with the Haftarah reading from Isaiah 1:1-27. The readings from the Writings in the Messiah is 1 Timothy 3:1-13.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his meed [wage]; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways. 
Messiah He will send at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, above all names, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: CTL T-shirt or Colorful
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Brunch
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough food for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. After Oneg, your dishes will be put on the table in the foyer.)

Afternoon Services:
Congregational Midrash (open to everyone): Jack will lead a deeper discussion about the weeks portion.
Women’s Bible StudyTracy has returned and we will begin our new Book Study- Around Sarah’s Table. You should have purchased your own copy and have read up to Chapter 1 before Shabbat. ****If you have not purchased the book and read the assigned chapters you are more than welcome to join Jack’s Midrash instead**** 
Youth Bible Study:  Eric Jackson and Bryce will teach the youth ages 13 and up.
Children: 12 and under will be taught by Debi and/or Barb. 
Attention:  Nursery workers are needed. Now that we have 3 or more children under the age of 4, we are looking for volunteers to help in the nursery on a rotation basis.  Please see Barbara.  Your help is needed. 

Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
8/05: Open
8/12: Mexican–Red/Pink
8/19: Israeli/Mediterranean–Blue/Navy
8/26: Italian–Orange/Yellow
 
Bible Study Tuesday (August 1st): We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom” and will continue with the topic of “Gentiles in the Messianic Kingdom–Kedar and Hazor (Saudi Arabia)” starting with page 77. 
Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will continue to learn our new dance, On the Wings of the Wind.  You are doing great ladies.
Food & Clothing Outreach:  July 30th this is the first month that only food will be given out, one bag to each household. We still need at least 2 people at the food table and at least 3 checkers to proofread each Client Form for accuracy. Set-up time is now around 1:30 p.m. to be ready for Outreach that starts at 2 p.m. and will end at 3:30 p.m.
 
Step-up Hebrew Class July 30th and starting at 3:30 p.m. Please have done your Homework!
Prayer Requests Box:  If you have a prayer requests, please write them on the cards provided and place in the box that is on the cabinet on the platform. These will be taken and prayed over. If you haven’t written out prayers on the cards for the wall please do! They need to be prayers for CTL and our future, America and our leaders, the peace of Jerusalem and Israel. You can also put these in the prayer box, just fold them up, so we know they are intended for the wall. Please DO NOT put them in the wall yourself.
≥≥≥≥≥ PLEASE REGISTER- Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is coming to do a seminar on the book of Galatians Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the registration which is $20 per person for ages 12 and up. Sorry, no nursery will be provided. The portal is OPEN- please go register! https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/ 
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE A BOOK TABLE for your convenience!) 

Weekly Announcements 7.13.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):

For the week of Tammuz 21, 5777, the Torah Parashah is from Bamidbar (Numbers) 25″10–30:1 called Pinchas with the Haftarah reading from 1 Kings 18:46–19:21. The Writings in the Messiah is from John 2:13-22.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his meed [wage]; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways. 
Messiah He will send at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, above all names, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: Purple/Violet
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Oriental 
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough food for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. After Oneg, your dishes will be put on the table in the foyer.)
 
Women’s Bible Study: Pam will be teaching on “Prayer.”  Bryce and Sharon will teach the youth, ages 13-18, and Debi Dixon will work with the younger youth.  
 
Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
7/22 Picnic–Brown
7/29 Brunch–CTL T-shirt or Colorful
8/5–Open
8/12–Mexican–Red/Pink
 
Bible Study Tuesday (July 18th) We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom” and will continue with the topic of “Gentiles in the Messianic Kingdom” starting with page 70 Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will continue to learn our new dance, On the Wings of the Wind. Fun, fun dance.
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Sunday, July 16th–Missions Banquet at Christ United Methodist Church with guest speaker Dr. Mitch Glaser of Chosen People Ministries beginning at 5 p.m. Reservations must be made and Merrily King has tickets for this event. There is still room, so please call Merrily at 661-3344.  
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Food & Clothing Outreach:  July 30th this is the first month that only food will be given out, one bag to each household. We still need at least 2 people at the food table and at least 3 checkers to proofread each Client Form for accuracy. Set-up time is now around 1:30 p.m. to be ready for Outreach that starts at 2 p.m. and will end at 3:30 p.m.
Note:  Step-up Hebrew Class July 30th and starting at 3:30 p.m. Let’s all get our homework done.
~~~
Prayer Requests Box:  If you have a prayer requests, please write them on the cards provided and place in the box that is on the cabinet on the platform. These will be taken and prayed over. If you haven’t written out prayers on the cards for the wall please do! They need to be prayers for CTL and our future, America and our leaders, the peace of Jerusalem and Israel. You can also put these in the prayer box, just fold them up, so we know they are intended for the wall. Please DO NOT put them in the wall yourself.
~~~
PLEASE REGISTER- Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is coming to do a seminar on the book of Galatians Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the registration which is $20 per person for ages 12 and up. Sorry, no nursery will be provided. The portal is OPEN- please go register! https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/ (it’s the 2nd event down).
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE A BOOK TABLE for your convenience!) 

Weekly Announcements 7.5.17

Dear Mishpachah (Family):

For the week of Tammuz 14, 5777, the Torah Parashah is from Bamidbar (Numbers) 22:2–25:9 called Balak a name meaning “Empty and void” with the Haftarah reading from Micah 5:6–6:8. The Writings in the Messiah is from 1 Corinthians 1:20-31.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his meed [wage]; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways. 
Messiah He will send at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, above all names, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: Gray
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Southern 
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. The kitchen will be locked after Oneg; please get your dishes after Oneg and put them in your vehicle).
 
Note: We are resuming our afternoon studies. Women’s Bible Study: Pam will be teaching on “Prayer.”  Bryce and Sharon will teach the youth, ages 13-18, and Debi Dixion will work with the younger youth.  Our new other “Youth Room” is ready for use.  We thank Lori and her 4 helpful youngins for all the hard work they did to get this room painted. 
 
Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
7/15 Oriental–Purple/Violet
7/22 Picnic–Brown
7/29 Brunch–CTL T-shirt or Colorful
8/5–Open
 
Bible Study Tuesday (July 11th) We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom” and will continue with the topic of “Israel in the Messianic Kingdom–The Millennial Jerusalem,” starting with page 66.  Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will start to learn our new dance, On the Wings of the Wind. 
             ~~~
Sunday, July 16th–Missions Banquet at Christ United Methodist Church with guest speaker Dr. Mitch Glaser of Chosen People Ministries beginning at 5 p.m. Reservations must be made and Merrily King has tickets for this event.    
 
Food & Clothing Outreach:  July 30th this is the first month that only food will be given out, one bag to each household. We still need at least 2 people at the food table and at least 3 checkers to proofread each Client Form for accuracy. Set-up time is now around 1:30 p.m. to be ready for Outreach that starts at 2 p.m. and will end at 3:30 p.m.
Note:  Step-up Hebrew Class July 30th and starting at 3:30 p.m. Let’s all get our homework done.
 
Prayer Requests Box:  If you have a prayer requests, please write them on the cards provided and place in the box that is on the cabinet on the platform. These will be taken and prayed over.  If you haven’t written out prayers on the cards for the wall please do! They need to be prayers for CTL and our future, America and our leaders, the peace of Jerusalem and Israel. You can also put these in the prayer box, just fold them up, so we know they are intended for the wall. Please DO NOT put them in the wall yourself.
PLEASE REGISTER- Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is coming to do a seminar on the book of Galatians Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the registration which is $20 per person, the portal is OPEN- please go register! https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/ (it’s the 2nd event down).
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE A BOOK TABLE!) Children 12 & Up are welcome and will need to be registered and paid for too. (sorry there will be no nursery). 

Weekly Announcements 6.28.17

Shalom Mishpachah [Family]
 
The week of Tammuz 7, 5777, the Torah Parashah is from Bamidbar (Numbers) 19:1–22:1 called Chukkat a meaning “An enactment” with the Haftarah reading from Judges 11:1-33. The Writings in the Messiah is from John 3:10-31.  
The Torah G-d gave, He never will amend, nor ever by another Torah replace.
Our secret things are spread before His face; in all beginnings He beholds the end.
The saint’s reward He measures to his meed [wage]; the sinner reaps the harvest of his ways. 
Messiah He will send at end of days, and all the faithful to salvation lead.
G-d will the dead again to life restore in His abundance of almighty love.
Then blessed be His name, all names above, and let His praise resound forevermore. 
~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Shabbat: Optional Color theme: Open
Torah Service: 10:30 AM -12:00 PM
Oneg/Lunch: 12:15 -1:30 PM. The theme is: Open
(If you are able and plan on staying, please bring enough for your family and some to share. We do not want to run out of food before everyone is fed. The kitchen will be locked after Oneg; please get your dishes after Oneg and put them in your vehicle).
 
Note: NO afternoon activities, such as Bible Study and Women’s Study for July 1st, you will have the afternoon free. There will only be a Shabbat service with Oneg afterwards. July 8th we will resume normal afternoon activities. Thank you.
 
Upcoming Shabbat Cuisine/Color (to wear if you desire) themes:
7/8: Southern–Gray
7/15 Oriental–Purple/Violet
7/22 Picnic–Brown
7/29 Brunch–CTL T-shirt or Colorful
 
Note: July 4th is on a Tuesday; therefore, no Bible Study.  Enjoy time with family and friends.  See everyone for the next Bible Study on July 11th.
         
Bible Study Tuesday (7-11) We are teaching the series on the “Messianic Kingdom” and will continue with the topic of “Israel in the Messianic Kingdom–The Millennial Jerusalem,” on pg 66. Note: Dance Practice afterwards. We will start to learn or new dance, On the Wings of the Wind. 
             ~~~
Food & Clothing Outreach:  July 30th is where only a bag of food will be given to each household.  We still need at least 2 people at the food table, and at least 3 checkers to proofread each Client Form for accuracy.  Set-up time is now around 1:30 p.m. to be ready for Outreach that starts at 2-3:30 p.m.
Note:  Step-up Hebrew Class July 30th and starting at 3:30 p.m. Let’s all get our homework done.
 
Prayer Requests Box:  If you have a prayer request that needs prayer, please write it on the cards provided and place in box that is on the cabinet on the platform. These will be taken and prayed over.  If you haven’t written out prayers on the cards for the wall please do! They need to be prayers for CTL and our future, America and our leaders, the peace of Jerusalem and Israel. You can also put these in the prayer box, just fold them up, so we know they are intended for the wall. Please DO NOT put them in the wall yourself.
PLEASE REGISTER- Daniel Lancaster from First Fruits of Zion, is coming to do a seminar of the book of Galatians! Sunday, AUGUST 20th from 2:30-6:30 PM. FFOZ is handling the $20 per person registration and the portal is OPEN- please go register! https://ffoz.com/more/event-registrations/ (2nd event down).
 
We need YOUR help with getting the word out and for bringing light refreshments. (They WILL HAVE a BOOK TABLE!) Children 12 & Up are welcome and will need to be registered and paid for too. (sorry there will be no nursery).