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					                                                                              Ersatz Christianity
                                                         Ersatz is a German noun meaning “a replacement.” Although it may be used on
                 June 26, 2011                           its own, ersatz often forms a part of compound words, which are common in
                       Elders:                           German.
                Frank Comfort
                Mike Dougan                              During the Second World War, British and American POWs brought ersatz into
                Nestor Galarza                           English to describe an undesirable replacement. The Nazi’s served their captives
                Bill Moore                               ersatzkaffee, an unappetizing “replacement coffee” made from roasted
                Dick Riley*                              vegetables. Worse, they served ersatzbrot, “replacement bread,” made from
                Rick Schimizze                           inferior flour and potato starch, adulterated with sawdust.

                  Evangelists:                           While ersatzkaffee was unappealing, ersatzbrot was deadly. Eating replacement
                Jeff Darby                               bread led to starvation as prisoners were given an illusion of food. This hidden
                          Campus                         starvation killed many prisoners. Starvation, especially through malnutrition, is a
                Greg Tidwell
                         Pulpit
                                                         tortuous death. With German efficiency, the Nazis managed to allot prisoners
                                                         meager rations that lengthened the process of dying. It would be horrible to
Deacons:                                                 starve physically, yet it is worse to starve spiritually.
Rick Bunting .......... Worship
Robert Casillas ....... Visitation                       Scripture often uses food – milk, meat, bread – as a picture to describe the way
Peter Clark.............. Missions                       God’s truth nourishes us spiritually. As ruinous as a physical famine may be, a
Benjamin Coyle...... Fort Hill, Van
                                                         famine of God’s word is a greater tragedy. A lack of God’s word leads to
Jason Dulgar........... Electronics
                                                         spiritual starvation. This starvation may happen when people are simply
David Hatgas .......... New Members
                                                         irreligious, but Christians also may die of spiritual malnutrition through a hidden
Steve Haynes .......... Involvement
                                                         starvation. Consuming a diet of replacement doctrine (ersatzdoktrin, as the
Kerry Hurff............. Spanish Ministry, Benevolence
                                                         Germans would say) brings about a tortuous spiritual death.
John Langlois ......... Children’s Library
David Mayes ......... Adult Library
                                                          “Why do you spend your money for that which is not bread, and your labor for
Tad Morris ............. Safety and Security
                                                         that which does not satisfy?” God asks His people in Isaiah 55:2-3, “ Listen
Bill Murray............. Spanish Ministry, Benevolence
                                                         diligently to me, and eat what is good, and delight yourselves in rich food.
Gary Myers*........... Fellowship
                                                         Incline your ear, and come to me; hear, that your soul may live; and I will make
Tony Romano ......... Campus
                                                         with you an everlasting covenant, my steadfast, sure love for David.”
David Rose ............. Finance
Ed Sarkel ............... Finance
                                                         Just as the Nazis starved their prisoners with bread filled with sawdust,
Ron Spangler .......... Youth, Bible Bowl
                                                         Christians may starve when God’s word is diluted with sappy stories and
Raymond Sweet Sr . Primary Education
                                                         emotional drivel. Rich, full, robust teaching from God’s word provides spiritual
Joe Toth.................. Office
                                                         nourishment, building God’s people into the men and women of faith they ought
Jim Vicchiarelli ...... Preschool Education
Doug Watson.......... Children’s Bible Hour
                                                         to be. Deprived of this spiritual nutrition, we can never grow into the life of
Alan Whitlow ......... Building and Grounds
                                                         service God has planned for us.
                                                                                                                             --Greg Tidwell
                             * Meeting Chair
              Meet An Elder                                             Family News
Following our times of worship, an elder will         Baby Shower
be in the library at the back of this                 There will be a baby shower for
auditorium. Anyone desiring prayer or                 Crissy (Huston) Miclat at the
guidance is welcome to meet with this elder           home of Linda Wallingford on
or to contact any of our elders at any time.          Thursday, June 30 at 6:30 PM.
                                                      Crissy is registered at Walmart
                                                      and Target. The Nursery Theme
                Food Pantry                           is “Winnie the Pooh.” Crissy is expecting a boy. Gifts
                                                      cards are welcomed. Please sign-up if you plan on
             Chicken Noodle Soup                      attending, appetizers will be served.

              19 oz. Peanut Butter
                                                                          CARE PACKAGE
                 Egg Noodles
                                                      We will be collecting items to send as a Care Package to
             26 oz. Spaghetti Sauce                   Brian Bunting over the next 3 weeks. Here are a few ideas
                                                      but feel free to use your imagination:
Brian Bunting has been deployed to Iraq. His ad-      •   Magazines
dress will be provided in the bulletin.               •   Books (paperback)
                                                      •   Snacks (no chocolate due to 110 degree temperatures):
This is an APO address, so for cards and letters, a       nuts, sunflower seeds, gummy candy, trail mix,
                                                          pretzels, fritos, chex mix, cookies (individual packs are
standard 44 cent stamp is adequate.                       best), starbursts, other non-chocolate candy, granola
                                                          bars. It is best that things are individual packs; he can
                                                          eat one and share one and save others.

                                                      •   Wipes (small packs)
                                                      •   Sunblock
            ADDRESS CHANGE                            •   Chap stick
                                                      •   Hand sanitizer
  Here is Phyllis Jones’ new address will be          •   DVDs - inexpensive ones
           provided in the bulletin.
                                                      Brian does not have a microwave.



      Golden Ager Program for July                        AREA-WIDE VACATIO BIBLE SCHOOL
         “Oh to be Young Again”                                       Pickerington Church of Christ
            Thursday, July 14                                               July 11-15, 2011
                                                             Theme: Esther & Nehemiah, Champions for God
  Please RSVP to John or Madolyn Cook                                 Adult and Children’s Program
Teens please sign-up if you are attending.                              Mon-Thursday 7-8:30 PM
                                                                         Friday - 6-9 PM Picnic
                                                      Please Call 740-591-0041 if you want to register ahead of time.

                                                                       Alkire Rd. Church of Christ
                                                                           August 8-11, 2011
                                                                               7-8:30 PM
                                                                      Adult and Children’s Program
                                                      Please call 614-875-1028 if you want to register ahead of time.
In 1901, Clinton and Mary Potter opened the doors of Potter
Bible College in memory of their son, Eldon. James A.
Harding, president of Nashville Bible School (now David
Lipscomb University) became the administrator and the
college flourished under his direction. Upon his retirement
11 years later, the school struggled and closed.

  In 1914, the Potters met with the trustees and established
Potter Orphan Home and School on the grounds of the Bible
College. Immediately upon its establishment, 12 orphans
who were being cared for by a church in Louisville,
Kentucky were transferred to Potter. Thus, the legacy of
providing a loving, Christian home to numerous children
began.

  Though no longer called Potter Orphan Home and School,
children are cared for today on the very same property.
Through the years, the facilities and the child care programs
have changed, but one thing remains the same. Potter is still
providing a Christian home to children in need.

  Following a series of devastating fires in the early 1940s, a
large dormitory building was built in 1945. This "main
building" housed orphaned children until the mid 1960s
when it became clear a more home-like environment was
needed. Since then, children in our residential program have
                      been cared for in "cottages" by loving
                      house parents in a more family-
                      oriented setting.

                         The main dormitory building has
                      been converted into apartments for the
                      families in our single parent ministry,
                      as well as offices for Christian
                      counseling, foster care, and adoption.
                     PRAYER LIST                                                               THIS WEEKS BIRTHDAYS
                                                                                  Ramona Haynes                         26
Shirley Napier                        Jeanie Stephens                             Elena Moore                           27
 Sheley Napier’s father had lung        Hannah Williams’ mother has               Joe Toth                              28
 cancer and it may have spread to       returned home and doing really            Lori Deacon                           29
 the bone. Prayers and cards are        well. Hannah appreciates all the          Peggy Tidwell                         29
 requested.                             prayers and support!                      Gregory Tidwell                       29
                                                                                  Lisa Clark                            30
Amy Moorehead                          Kyle & Kim (Williams) Moore                Kayden Pratt                         7/4
 Amy Dougan’s friend was                Cards of sympathy would be                Maycel Johnson                       7/5
 diagnosed with Lyme Disease last appreciated for Kyle and Kim as                 Kevin Ludke                          7/5
 month. She began treatment but         they deal with the sudden loss of                        JUNE ANNIVERSARIES
 continues to suffer from               Kyle’s mother.
 debilitating symptoms of this                                                    Roger & Jackie Cooper                 26
 disease. Also Amy Moorehead’s Ben Harris                                         Brent & Rachel McPherson              26
 sister, Melissa and her family are     Becky Harris’ brother had                 Tad & Michelle Morris                 26
 missionaries and moving back to        gallbladder surgery and is now            David & Deborah Smith                 26
 the U.S. Melissa’s daughter is         home. His follow up visit with the        Peter & Marsha Clark                  27
 undergoing tests for possible          doctor went fine.                                        JULY ANNIVERSARIES
 seizure disorder. Amy                                                            Tony & Amy Romano                      1
 Moorehead’s younger sister, Sara Dick Helsel                                     Bob & Joyce Gibbs                      2
 is on bed rest for her pregnancy       Mike Helsel’s father had surgery          Richard & Lisa Osbourne                2
 and doctors are determining the        for a blocked artery. Prayers are         Kerry & Jami Hurff                     3
 cause of her complications.            requested.                                Jack & Lynn Quatman                    7
 Please pray for this entire family.                                              Brendan & Natasha Haynes              10
                                       Sharon Williams                            David & Susan Hatgas                  12
Donny Gartman                           Is now at Willow Brook Christian          Mike & Angela Willman                 15
 Grandson of the Carrells, will         Home undergoing physical                  Kevin & Traci Ludke                   17
 undergo surgery for what the           therapy.                                  Brent & Katelyn Dougan                18
 doctors feel might be melanoma.                                                  Richard & Judy Dow                    19
 It is for a knot in his neck. Prayers Dorothy Wright-Shut-in                     Dick & Sandra Swanson                 21
 are requested.                                                                   Brian & Shona Taylor                  23
                                                                                  Doug & Rachel Watson                  25
Mone’t Zeno                           Harold Tidd-Shut-in                         Dan & Erin Bair                       27
 Young lady who was seriously                                                     Mark & Cathy Shaffer                  28
 injured by a pipe that fell off a                                                Ron & Patty Spangler                  28
 truck and hit her in the face. She   Ralph & Virginia Hadley-Shut-in
 has undergone surgery and is
 now living with her parents in an                                                                  Thank You
 apartment in Hilliard. They are      Aline Tidd-Shut-in
 members of the church in                                                    “There are not enough words to tell all you wonderful Christian
 Louisiana. Please keep Mone’t                                               friends at Fishinger and Kenny, how much sharing our lives and
 and her parents Anthony and          Alice & Dwight Warner-Shut-in          making memories that have occurred in my 19 years at
 Vanessa in your prayers. Please                                             Fishinger and Kenny. I want to go with my family, yet I hate to
 sign-up if you can help with a                                              leave my Church family here, but life moves on. I want to thank
 meal.                                Barbara Young-Shut-in                  each of you for how rich you have made me in my aging years.
                                                                             May God bless and be with you all always.”
Nick & Heidi Rice                                                                                                                      I Care,
  Prayer request for Nick and Heidi                                                                                             Phyllis Jones
  at the passing of Nick’s
  grandfather, Bob Smith.                                                    “To F & K Congregation,
                                                                             We want to thank the members for the thoughtful cards, calls
Amber Huston                                                                 and most of all the prayers for us over the last several months as
 Please keep Amber in your                                                   our health was compromised. We also want to thank you for the
 prayers as she is on a 2-week                                               warm welcome we have had since placing our membership. It
 Mission Trip to Honduras.                                                   seems like home.”
                                                                                                                                 Thanks again,
                                                                                                                        Marsha & Jerry Smith
               A.M. WORSHIP SERVICE                                                                                           Dates to Note
       Deacons’ Corner
     A.M. WORSHIP SERVICE SCHEDULE
              SCHEDULE
                                                                                                       June 27        Demonstration of Potential Screen/Projector
                                                                                                                      at building from 6-7 PM
 Song leader ............................................... Doug Watson
 Welcome......................................................................R. Riley                 June 30        Baby Shower for Crissy Huston Miclat at 6:30 PM
 Song leader............................................................R. Williams                                   at Home of Linda Wallingford
 Song............................................................................ 822
 Song .....................................................................................287
 Song .....................................................................................436
 Song............................................................................ 336                  July 4         Office Closed
 Prayer........................................................................B. Moore                July 10        Service Team 1 Visitor Luncheon
 Prayer ...................................................Richard Belville
 Song .......................................................................................22        July 14        Golden Agers Luncheon
 Song .....................................................................................559         July 16        Spanish Work Day
 Song............................................................................ 436                  July 17-20     Youth Mission Trip - Potter’s Children’s Home
 Reading .....................................................................E. Moore
 Reading........................................................Bill Murray
 Scripture Reading ........................................... Luke 24:44-48                           July 31        Giving Servant Recognition Campfire
 Sermon .......................................................................J. Darby                July 31        Nacho Normal PM Fellowship
 Scripture.............................................. Galatians 1:6-11
 Sermon Title .......................“The Lord opened her heart…”                                      Aug 11         Golden Agers Luncheon
 Invitation Song ...................................................................739                Aug 12-13      Latino Festival
 Sermon Title...................... “Keeping Faith With God”
 Communion Song ...............................................................368                     Aug 14         Service Team 2 Visitor Luncheon
 Prayer, bread.................................................W. Wallingford
 Sermon.......................................................Greg Tidwell                             Aug 21         Hotdog/Ice Cream Social
 Prayer, cup................................................................ E. Sarkel                 Aug 28         Jr. Youth Back to School Pizza Party
 Invitation Song.......................................................... 714
 Closing Song .......................................................................138               Aug 28-29      Spanish Gospel Meeting
 Closing........................................................................ P. Clark
 Communion Song ..................................................... 752                              Sept 8        Golden Ager Luncheon
 Prayer, bread ...................................Richard Osbourne                                     Sept 11       Service Team 3 Visitor Luncheon
                                                                                                       Sept 17       Spanish Work Day
 Prayer, cup ............................................ William Moore                                Sept 18       VBS Meeting at 4:30 PM
                                                                                                       Sept 25       Chili Supper 7 PM
 Announcements/Closing Prayer............. Mike Dougan
 Closing Song.............................................................. 842                        Oct 9          Service Team 4 Visitor Luncheon
                                                                                                       Oct 13         Golden Agers Luncheon



                                                                                                                   SCHEDULE OF SERVICES
      Scheduled To Serve                                                                          Sunday
                                                                                                  Worship Service (Attended Nursery)………….. 9:00 AM
                                                                                                  Bible Class for all ages……………………….. 10:15 AM
                                                                                                  Evening Worship………………………………...6:00 PM
 SERVICE SCHEDULE................................. July 3
                                                                                                  Wednesday Devotional & Bible Class…………..7:00 PM
 Song leader .................................... Richard Riley
 Prayer..................................... Daniel Falkenheim                                            Children’s Bible Hour-Sunday Evening
 Reading ............................................ David Mayes                                               Ages 3 through 3rd Grade
 Prayer, bread........................................ Jon Coyle
 Prayer, cup .................................. Jamie Feathers                                     June 26               Galloway                           Abraham & Sarah
 Closing ......................................... estor Galarza                                   July 3                No Children’s Bible Hour
                                                                                                   July 10               Myers Team                            David & Goliath
                                                                                                                                                         Old Testament
                                                                                                             Children’s Bible Hour Song                  Summer Series
                                                                                                                     Song #847
WORSHIP COORDI ATORS - June                                                                                      “Bind Us Together”
Sunday 9:00 AM - Ed Sarkel                                                                                   Memory Topic: Bookmarks
Sunday 6:00 PM & Wed - Ben Coyle


                                                                                                     RECORD                               JU    E   19               AVG.
 SUNDAY AM NURSERY ATTENDANTS
 Coordinator: Wendy Coyle                                                                         A.M. Worship ............................276 ....................... 320
 June 26                 Bonnie Ford & Michelle Morris                                            Bible Class .................................277 ....................... 254
 July 3                                                                                           P.M. Worship.............................121 ....................... 213

				
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