Weekly E-Newsletter: Friday Notes
Monthly Newsletter: Visions
2019 Session minutes
The 2018 Annual Report
Rebuilding the church and families in Russia – Spring 2019 Mission Crossroads Article – Ellen Smith
Mission Connections – letter from Al and Ellen Smith
Adult Christian Education Offerings for 2019-2020
**January Adult Education: The Church of Us Versus Them **
For three Sundays in January, the adult/teen class will focus on a book by David Fitch, “The Church of Us Versus Them”. There will be opportunities to think and pray about ways we can join together as Christians as a true Body of Christ going into 2020. If you enjoy rousing discussion about a timely topic, please join us on January 12, 19 and 26th at 10:45 in room 208. Discussion will be facilitated by Dale Morgan.
If you would like to purchase a book, the cost is $14.71 on Amazon. Please contact Dale at email@example.com to order. Payment will be due on the first day of class. Kindle and audio editions are also available if you prefer to order yourself.
Healing Hearts of Waukesha County
We provide a peer-to-peer support program for children, ages 4 through 18, and the adults who care for them, who are grieving the loss of a loved one. The program is free to all participants. The 2 locations are listed below, new meeting days and times to follow in the upcoming weeks.
• Waukesha (121 Wisconsin Ave)
• Oconomowoc (800 Lake Drive)
Spanish-speaking materials and facilitators are offered in Waukesha.
Families may sign up at any time. They need not fear that they cannot attend if the Spring Session is already in progress.
For more information and registration materials, view our website:
www.healingheartsofwaukeshaco.org o register.
**Coffee House Bible Study**
Join us at the weekly bible study hosted by Ellie Hein, Elder John Negley, and Pastor Christian! Each bible study is independent, so drop in any time.
WHEN: Every Thursday, 4:30 pm
WHERE: Mountain Top Coffee in downtown Waukesha
(Former names of the Coffee House are Roots and Sprizzos).
The scripture study will focus on the principal Narrative Lectionary Readings for the upcoming Sunday.We will be practicing various methods of bible study, beginning with the Lectio Divina method. Suggested ages 15 and up. Questions? Contact Pastor Christian
**Life after Loss Support Group**
On Saturday January 11th, 2020, we will launch a Life after Loss Support Group that will offer us the opportunity to listen to and support one another; to love one another as God has loved us. The group will be coordinated by Jim O’Dell and Edee Rolli.
We will welcome those who have experienced any kind of loss:
the loss of a loved one; the loss of a job; the end of a friendship, relationship or marriage; a missed opportunity – where a door was closed, and no window opened.
The first meeting of the Life after Loss Support Group will be held at Edee’s home on Sat. Jan. 11th at 1:30 p.m.
Please contact Jim O’Dell or Edee Rolli if you are interested.
**What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!**
· If you are age 21-80 learn your risk for developing 6 different chronic
· $3 out of every $4 spent on healthcare is for treatment of chronic disease
· Better lifestyle habits can help prevent 80% of heart disease and 90% of type 2 diabetes
The 6 for Life Health Assessment measures your risk of developing 6 chronic diseases, including heart disease, congestive heart failure, stroke, diabetes, COPD and lung cancer. A customized report will determine which risk factors contribute most to your disease risk and are within your control to change. Finger-stick blood tests along with biometric measurements are included with this assessment. Southminster Presbyterian Church will be hosting a Life Line Screening preventive health event on Monday, January 13, 2020.
This event is also being sponsored by Watertown Regional Medical Center
Protect your health by registering today for the 6 for Life Health Assessment for $79. Call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle or text the word circle to 797979 to schedule your appointment. Take control of your health, knowledge is empowering.