Webster Presbyterian Church
...that all may come to know Jesus Christ, to love Him, to serve Him, and to enjoy Him forever.
 

Announcements - February 25, 2018

 1.   WELCOME to Webster Presbyterian Church!  We are pleased that you are worshipping with us today.  Visitors are invited to stop by the Welcome Center in the Narthex after the service to learn more about our fellowship.

 2.   THE FLOWERS are given by Bob & Jackie Anderson in memory of Jackie’s sisters.

 3.   WE THANK greeters and ushers Marge Crumb, Carol Martin, Scot & Wanda Nungesser and Matt & Doreen Clark, liturgist Todd Fargo, and all the other participants for their help with this morning’s worship services.

 4.   PRAYER OPPORTUNITIES include:

       -  Filling out the green Prayer Request Cards in your chair racks to be collected during the Offertory.

         -  Additional prayer support for joys or concerns will be offered at the front of the Chapel and Sanctuary following the worship services.

        -  A Prayer Group which meets every Saturday at 9:00 a.m. in the Prayer Room (Room 1) to read scripture, share the praises and concerns of our church family, and pray together.

 5.   ADULT ED. CLASSES at 10:45 a.m. include: 

        Today  -  The first in a five-week Lenten study using the book Who Is This Man? by John Ortberg will take place in Room 9/10 to look at the impact Jesus has made over the last 2000 years.

        Next Sunday  -  The Lenten study using the book Who Is This Man? by John Ortberg continues in Room 9/10.

 6.   LENTEN STUDY – The ‘Who Is This Man?’ series has begun on Thursdays from 6 - 8  p.m.  There is a light supper at 6:00 followed by the ‘Who Is This Man?’ video.  Then we break into groups for discussion, ending at 8:00.  This series will also run on Sunday mornings at 10:45 starting today.  Pick up your Participant’s Guide in the Narthex for a $5 donation.  John Ortberg looks at the influence of Christ’s teachings on the last 2000 years and on our lives today.  Don’t miss this engaging and impactful study!

 7.   WEDNESDAY’S SUPPER AND SCRIPTURE has been moved to Thursday nights to coincide with the Lenten series study.  Wednesday night suppers will resume after Easter.

 8.   A DAILY LENTEN DEVOTIONAL entitled Jesus and the Prophets is available in the Narthex for those who would like to spend time on a regular basis during Lent in reflection, prayer and discernment.

 

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LECTIONARY PASSAGES

                                                                               Today, February 25th             Next Sunday, March 4th

Old Testament                     Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16                Exodus 20:1-17

Psalm                                     Psalm 22:23-31                        Psalm 19

New Testament                   Romans 4:13-25                       I Corinthians 1:18-25

Gospel                                   Mark 8:31-38                           John 2:13-22

 

 

MEMORY VERSE

 “Accept one another, then, just as Christ accepted you,

in order to bring praise to God.”

Romans 15:7 (NIV)