THIS WEEK at a GLANCE:
|Sunday|| June 7
|| Sunday Service, returning to our regular 9:00 AM start time.
Facebook Live: The service will be broadcast on FB live for those who are not yet ready or able to return to a live service.
Audio and video links are posted at: livingwordml.livejournal.com to be viewed later.
>> Keeping these in our Prayers:
For the healing of our country and all citizens;
Joyce R., at Columbia Crest; & Gordon at Brookdale Hearthstone;
Evie E., at home, and mourning the loss of her sister, Vivian;
Debbie H, for restoration of full hearing in her left ear after sudden partial loss last week;
Patty F. (ILC friend), recovering from a stoke, now at her son's home in Wenatchee;
the Neust*l Family, as they search for a home in/near Moses Lake, and prepare to sell their Ellensburg house;
Ron & Nancy H., searching for a house in the Wenatchee area, for a move to be closer to family;
Parents, kids, & teachers whether struggling or thriving, while educating during this time away from the classroom;
Anyone struggling with depression and loneliness during extended isolation;
Friends and Family battling cancer:
Alice F., under treatment for acute myeloid leukemia.;
Paul B., immunotherapy treatment;
Angie, (Judene's sister), stage 4 lung cancer, continues various treatments;
Toni Sm*th (wife of Dick, Pastor Lou's pastor friend in N.Dakota), under treatment for lung cancer;
Carol G., (friend of Ila and Charlene), multiple myeloma;
Emily, (friend of Kelli), brain cancer, frontal lobe;
Aliyah (Ila's 3-yr old niece), ganglioneuroblastoma (brain cancer);
Bill, (brother of John Sch*fer), battling glioblastoma brain cancer;
Those who mourn the loss of loved ones;
especially Evie E., Amanda H., Ila, Joyce R., Pr. Swanson;
Friends and family members who struggle with addictions of various kinds,
Active military & law enforcement , & fire fighters & their families: for safety and peace in the line of duty:
esp (military) Jonathan Pinkerton, Riley Conahan, Fred Tucker, Olaf Moore, Brady Emerson,
Jordan Matthews, Luke Stover, Logan Hesse,
and (law enforcement) Justin Ellestad, Scott Neustel, Jeff Warner, David Huey, Anandae Clark;
Those in the mission fields far from home, especially Danelle Putnam and Brenna Moss;
Expectant mothers (and fathers!) esp. Kevin & Casey Hanson; Rachal & Jonathan P.; Caleb & Lexi H.;
-- and for those who would like to be;
Engaged couples preparing for marriage, especially Gaige & Danielle; Danelle (Putnam) & Carlos;
>>> Thanks and Praises
-- for the opportunity to again be together on Sunday mornings;
>>> Continued prayers for:
-- Simon Rogers -- Michele B -- Sandy & Paul B. -- Arlene (Wayne's wife) -- Nancy Mahaney -- Jennifer (Boyer daughter, breast cancer) -- Jaime Garza -- Family & Friends of Rachel Lakoduk -- Dawn V. & Kaitlin V. -- Michelle -- Ken & DeAnne (Deb's parents) -- Julie Reynolds (Laurie O. sister, breast cancer) -- Danette, Kyle E., Loren, Josh -- Sundae and Frank (Tom's niece) -- Don West -- Mary (Sharon's friend), & Gordon at Brookdale/Hearthstone; Joyce at Columbia Crest; Rev. Steve Myers (in Spokane) -- the farmers of South Africa.
Please read the attached note regarding returning to in-person services,
[What to do before attending, what to expect when you arrive.]
- Take your temperature at home -- if it is over 100.4, please to not attend the service.
- Please bring a face mask if you have one; there are some available at the church if you do not have one, or forget yours. Masks are to be worn while inside the building by all over age 2 unless a health condition prevents you from wearing one (ie breathing difficulties, physical difficulty removing if needed).
- Use the parking lot doors. Please be seated in family groups/households, leaving at least 3 empty chairs between groups.
- Please try to maintain a 6 ft distance in the fellowship hall other than for a very brief time period (passing, etc.)
- Please use the waste baskets for papers and tissues; take advantage of the sanitizer, wipes, soap and water which are available ...
Quarterly Member Meeting
The next quarterly member meeting is scheduled for Monday, June 22, at 7:00 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Social spacing to be maintained; masks are highly encouraged for those in attendance.
CROSSROADS Baby Bottle Fundraiser
>> June 1 - July 15 ... This annual Crossroads fundraiser usually takes place between Mother's Day and Father's Day. Covid restrictions caused a change of dates and method this year. In stead of baby bottles, (if you are so inclined), please place your loose change, cash, or a check into a ziplock baggie and return it to Crossroads before July 15. [Living Word still has a few bottles, as does the Crossroads office (M-Th, 11am-4 pm) if an actual bottle would help you to remember.] This year they have also added 2 electronic donation options: Click here to donate online, or text “give” to 509-761-6420. Crossroads is the Basin's crisis pregnancy and early childhood resource center. If you have any questions feel free to contact Marilyn, 765-4425. Thank you!
Weekly Communion Schedule
Holy Communion will be offered at each Sunday service as we work our way back into weekly attendance by all members who are able. Service of the Word will continue to be live-broadcast for those who choose not to attend in-person quite yet, with the broadcast ending prior to the start of the Service of the Sacrament.
High School CLASS OF 2020 --
- MacKenzie G*rza -- June 5, 2020, Moses Lake High School, with plans to finish beauty school when virus restrictions are lifted.
- Annika Kell*r -- high school completed (homeschool/Central WA Univ.), with plans to attend the Univ. of Washington.
Agnus Day used by permission -- agnusday [dot] org
Attendance last Sunday, 5/31/2020 -- 21 (11 households)