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LOCC Links - April 15, 2016     

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~ Worshiping God ~

What would Francis say?

As we begin enjoying the gift of worshiping outside amidst the creation, help us continue the effort Francis began in 1225 when he penned All Creatures of Our God and King.

One stanza of this beloved hymn will serve as a gathering moment as we begin worship each Sunday morning in the pavilion at 8:30 a.m.

We need your help!

What is it that you appreciate or notice the most while worshiping outside?
To what creature would you like to give a voice?
What aspect of the setting do you hear offering praise to the Creator?

Put your writer's hat on ... and email me two 8 syllable, rhyming phrases that we will utilize to replace the two phrases in bold below.  Give it a try! Don't be shy!
Let us know if you need some help.

At the end of the season - on the Feast of St. Francis - we will put them all together as we raise our voices in gratitude for all that we will have experienced
in 2016 as we Worship On The Water.

All creatures of our God and King; Lift up your voice and with us sing!
We praise You, Alleluia!
The morning sun with golden beam; The evening moon with softer gleam;
All praise You; All praise You! Alleluia; Alleluia; Alleluia!


April 17, 2016
The Fourth Sunday of Easter

Listen And Follow
Psalm 23  ~  John 10:22-30

8:30 a.m. - Worship On The Water
~ Plantation Point Pavilion ~

10:30 a.m. - Worship at The LOCC

Flowers for this Sunday given by:

8:30 a.m. ~ Maureen & Bob Krause in celebration of the birth of a grandson,
Tucker Krause, and the engagement of son Zachary Krause to Ali Dimmer

10:30 a.m. ~ Dona & Jim Stanton in memory of their parents

Ushers for this Sunday
8:30 a.m. - Maureen & Bob Krause; Mary Jo & Bill Thompson
10:30 a.m. - Dona & Jim Stanton

~ Growing Spiritually as Individuals and as a Community ~

LOCC Movie Night
Friday, April 22 ~ 6 p.m.


Bible & Book Study

Selected Wednesdays
3 p.m. at The LOCC

Discussing life's
difficult questions.

LOCC Book Study

Two Discussion Sessions

June 5 and 12       5:30 p.m.


October 12 - 23, 2016

Click here for more information and for a printable PDF.

~ Serving Our Neighbors ~

LOCC Birthdays This Week

April 23 - David Matheny

Greene - Second Harvest
Food Distribution
Saturday, April 16, 9 - 10:30 a.m.
Volunteers arrive by 8 a.m.
Greene County High School

Putnam - LifeSource Food Distribution
Saturday, April 23, 10 a.m.

Putnam Elementary School Gym

Mission and Benevolence
is looking for non-upholstered furniture
to sell at the
Lake Oconee Antique & Flea Market

to make a donation or for more information
click to contact  Patricia Walters

Grief Support Group

April 28 - June 9
10:30 a.m. to Noon

Support Group for
Families With Addiction

Every Other Week
 Wednesdays, 6:15 p.m.
Apr 20; May 4 & 18
June 1, 15 & 29

12 Step Group will be meeting monthly
for parents / families of those dealing with addiction
Wednesdays, 6:15 p.m. ~ April 13, May 11, June 8

- Concerns of the Community -
 Please support these through your prayers.  Click the links to send an email.

Christin Anson (daughter of Carla & Bill Thornton)
Stacey Brown (daughter-in-law of Pat Lanphier)
David & Diane Chapman (friend of the Wiers)
Kelly Clement (daughter of Tom and Phyllis)
Jere Daly (brother of Sarah Daly Wier)
Diane Desmond
Lani Dwyer (friend of Alpha Rogers)
Joselyn Hafla (daughter of the Martincics)
Marc Herrmann (son of Rosie)
Tori Hosbrook (niece of Carla Thornton)
Diane Kirby (friend of the Elzys)
Bruce Moffatt (friend of the Martincics)
Carolyn Obriot (daughter of the Stephans)
Janice O'Kelley (friend of Judy Broome)
Dylan, Lisa & Jody Patton (daughter, son-in-law & grandson of the Warners)
Kasey Phillipps and her parents, Tracey & Rob (son/daughter-in-law of Bev Conway)
Francis Snodgrass (mother of Anita Clavier)

For additions or changes email Becky Matheny

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