For The Joy
Update forms, as well as
other forms, can be found Please remember the For The Joy
in the office in the Bethel Mission Team, that is in Nicaragua Bethel United Church of Christ
Information Rack serving with El Ayudante January 17, 2010
Child Protection Center.
More info. please see:
January Mission Baldwin Center
Used Eyeglass & www.nicamissions.com Pastor Charles Shields
Hearing Aids Ministers The People of Bethel
A box in the Narthex Ushers Ed and Joan Matthews
has been Greeter Mary Wellemeyer
provided for you to place used Organist Teri Lynn Barnaby
eyeglasses and hearing aids in. Custodian Renee Inglsbee
They will been given to the Secretary Tammie Kay Fenn
Waterford Lion’s club. They send
them to needy people throughout Our Mission Statement:
the world. Lets keep collecting used We are seeking the guidance and power of the Holy Spirit,
eyeglasses (hearing aids also). and the faithful response of our congregation to:
Spread God’s Word,
Reach out to the community and world by imitating Christ’s service,
Share the comfort of knowing Jesus Christ,
and Grow in the knowledge and love of God in Christ.
Monday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Church Office : 248-682-9240
Visit our church’s website: www.betheluccwat.org
Our church’s e-mail is: email@example.com
If you have an prayer request, announcement, or an insert to place in the Sunday
God loves you because of who God is,
Worship Pages and/or newsletter, please use the form found on the
not because of anything
back of either the flower or memorial document then place it in
you did or didn't do.
Tammie’s “mailbox” by Tuesday 12 p.m. of each week.
If you have a question or comment about the bulletin, announcements or news-
letter please speak with Pastor Charlie.
Bethel Ministry of Prayer Bethel’s January Mission Focus
Here at Bethel Baldwin Center
Peggy Austin, Lillian Bailey, January Calendar At-a-Glance
Iris Davis, Mary Lou Gabler, Cans of Soup and
Bettie Kluesner, Vernice Kneisel, Gently Used Clothing
Howard Mose, Frieda Parkinson, (Especially Winter Apparel!) 17 Choir Rehearsal 9:30am
Kathy Petrik, Linda Teschner 18 Quaint Quilters 9:00am-1:00pm
The Baldwin Center has served the com- 24 Choir Rehearsal 9:30am
Bethel’s Search Committee munity of Pontiac, Michigan since 1981. 24 Newsletter Information Due ☺
Gary Bussard, Lee Collins We are a human services agency that pro- 25 Quaint Quilters 9:00am-1:00pm
Shirley Milligan, Rita Milner vides over 25 programs for the surround- 31 Choir Rehearsal 9:30am
Dorothy Sherrit, Nola Shew ing neighborhood. 31 Congregational Meeting
Our mission is to feed, clothe, educate 31 Souper Sunday Potluck
Bethel Friends and empower the men, women, and chil-
David Dinger, Todd Hensel, dren of our community.
Pat Howell (Shirley Milligan’s Sister), Our programs include: Family Kitchen,
Jill & Andrea Kleve, Youth Programs, Clothing Closet, &
Ryan Morrissey, Betty Jean Mulanix, On-Site Counseling
Carol Lyon, Carol Shew, The Baldwin Avenue United Methodist
Ethel Thomas, Gordon Gladden, Church was founded in 1917. For over 89
For the Joy Nicaragua Mission Team
years it served as a beacon of hope to its
neighbors and the residents of Pontiac. In
Military Prayer Requests 1981 faced with a tremendous human
We would like to hear from you...
Sr. Airman Medic Penny Barker, need in the neighborhood, the congrega-
Sr. Airman Crew Chief tion and its Pastor, Dr. Patricia Meyers If you are aware of someone who is in
Nicholas Barker, the hospital please contact the church
made a commitment to respond to the im-
Sgt. Paul Bussard (S. Iraq), office. This would help us communicate
mediate needs of the community of
SPC Benjamin Duhamel, to one another about prayer and Prayer Requests
PV2 Eric Stewart, Pontiac. visiting needs.
HM1 Michelle Teschner, If you have a friend or relative
The Baldwin Center currently runs 25
—1st Class Petty Officer, you would like to add to the
programs for families, youth, and senior
SSG. Brandon Yarbrough, Bethel ministry of prayer
citizens. The Center offers a safe place
SPC Robert Yarbrough please fill out the reverse side
where people are respected and listened
of a Flower or Memorial form
to, where children can play without fear
and place the form in
Please Remember to send our of violence, broken glass, or drug nee-
dles. Tammie’s mailbox. ☺
military personnel a card or
letter to remind them that they
are thought of. I would rather a thousand times be five minutes at the feet of Christ than listen
If you would like more info a lifetime to all wise men in the world. —D.L. Moody
please contact Tammie.