NEWS & NOTES
Pick up a communion packet & ziplock bag from the tall tables in the auditorium or from the information centers in the main hallways before worship service begins.
Congratulations to Shiloh Cooksey (granddaughter of Jerry & Jeanie Gregory) who will graduate from Oklahoma Christian University with a degree in graphic arts on May 7.
I want to thank my church family for all the cards, prayers, and calls during this year of my health issues. My spirit would have gotten awfully down without your support. My doctor says I should be fine now. It will just take time. Thank you again! Carol McClure
Ladies, join us in the atrium on Wednesday, May 19 at 6 PM for fellowship, information on upcoming events, and opportunities to serve. Bring a finger food to share.
Christian Theatre Worship— July 19-25
CTW registration is underway. The cost is $50 per person. Register on the App, on the QR code, or at pacoc.net/ctw
Mobile Food Pantry
The mobile Food Bank will be in the church parking lot on Monday, May 10 at 10 AM.
Join us for a Bridal Shower to honor Shiloh Cooksey & Will Davis on Sunday, May 9 from 1:30-3:00 PM in the atrium. They are registered at Target and Anthropologie. Shiloh is the granddaughter of Jerry & Jeanie Gregory.
Needs of Children’s Homes
We are collecting items for the following children’s homes. Please place your items on the cart in the atrium for both needs.
Mike Hardy, Mike Morgan, Peggy Clark, Linda Bell, Roy Galyon, Garland Nevil, Bob Tollison
Larry Long, Jim & Jane Scroggins, Kimberly Pendergrass, Corky Armstrong, Dewey Martin, Ken Washburn, Bob Corley, Sandra Aynes, Terry Waggoner, Lisa Cobble, Bobby & Peggy Slaughter, Sandra Thomas, Gene Stogner, James Hawk, Debbie Hawk, Nancy Richards, Carol McClure, Kaile Williams (Norris)
Ray & Marsha Jones, Chris Keene, JD Huffman
Hammer & Dela Afakule (Togo), Mario “Pepe” Torre (Monterrey, Mexico), Jimenez family (Cartagena, Colombia)
Friends of Park Avenue
Jason Morgan (son of Mike & Patti Morgan), Rebekah Taylor (great niece of the Russells), Becky Sanchez (wife of Gil Sanchez, Director of orphanage in Mexico), Kathy Hill (friend of Chris & Candsis Slaughter)
Good morning and welcome to our worship. This morning I will continue the sermon series, Insights from the Inner Circle, looking at the apostle John’s first letter and, in particular, look at his words in 2:2-11.
Please note the many opportunities available to deepen our knowledge of God and to allow him to work through us.
National Day of Prayer
This year’s National Day of Prayer will be held May 6, 2021. The traditional larger gathering that has taken place in Denison in recent years will be replaced by three smaller gatherings The Ministerial Alliance of Denison is encouraging citizens to join for prayer at one of three locations on May 6, from noon until 1pm. The gatherings at Mt. Olive and Parkside will be indoor gatherings with social distancing in place and masks preferred. The gathering at Park Avenue will be an outdoor gathering in their prayer garden where masks are optional.