Updated: Aug 13
New or Revised for This Week
Together (Blending) Week 2023! As the college students return to start a new academic year, the church invites all the saints to participate in a series of events this coming week to blend with the new and returning students:
Thursday 8/17/23 Memorial Park picnic in Albany:
4:00 p.m. games,
6:00 p.m. dinner and fellowship (partially catered, community saints please bring sides, drinks, or desserts)
Friday 8/18/23 6:30 p.m. church gathering and dinner at the hall.
The students and full-timers will provide dinner, community saints can bring a side, dessert or drink if they want.
Saturday 8/19/23 outing to San Francisco
Meet at Student Center at 10:00 a.m.
Leave for Alameda ferry building at 10:15 a.m. sharp.
Alternatively meet at Alameda ferry building at 10:45 a.m.
For further questions, contact Sampson.
Lord's Day 8/20/23 progressive dinner with some students in the home.
This Lord's Day, 8/13/23 is the deadline to sign-up to host a carload of students for appetizers, main course, or desserts.
Labor Day Conference Picnic Lunch Saturday Afternoon Saturday 9/2/23 at 1:00 PM there will be a special time of informal blending for all the saints in NorCal with a lunchtime picnic at Coyote Point Park, located at 1701 Coyote Point Dr, San Mateo, CA 94401.
This park is very close to the Burlingame Hyatt where the Labor Day Conference will be held, and has open spaces for children to play, picnic tables, and play structures.
Food will be provided, but please sign-up by this Wednesday, 8/16/23 at this link so that enough food is ordered. There will be different food options for the saints to choose from on-site, but no food designated/reserved for a particular saint.
Saints who plan to attend are encouraged to carpool, since there is an entry fee of $6.00 per car. This will also help ensure adequate parking is available for all to attend.
Norcal Churches Labor Day Conference We thank the Lord that we are now able to announce hotel room availability for the 2023 Northern California Churches Blending Conference on the Labor Day weekend. The practical details are given below.
Dates: September 1 - 3 (from Friday 7:30 pm to Lord's Day 12:00 pm).
Location/Hotel: Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport at 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, CA 94010.
Room rate: $125.00 per night. There can be up to 4 persons per room depending on the room type. Parking: $5.00/day with in/out privileges.
Saints planning on staying at the hotel are encouraged to make reservations as soon as possible. Rooms can be reserved under this room block here.
We ask the saints to pray for this conference so the Lord may bless this time of blending for the building up of His Body.
Holy Word for Morning Revival We are reading HWMR: Making Ourselves Ready for the Lord’s Coming To purchase a physical copy, please contact the book service. To purchase a digital copy, please visit the following links: Apple Books Amazon Kindle Google Play
LSM Donations There is now a website where saints can donate to Living Stream Ministry: www.lsm.org/donations. This website may be used to make one-time donations, designated offerings, and fixed recurring donations. (It cannot be used to make payments for goods or services.)
Making Ourselves Ready for the Lord’s Coming - Week 5
Prayer Meeting Tuesday night
7:30 p.m. - English corporate at the hall
The Life-Study of 1 Corinthians - Messages 15 & 16
"...Each one has a psalm, has a teaching, has a revelation, has a tongue, has an interpretation. Let all things be done for building up.” - 1 Cor. 14:26