I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
~3 John 1:4~
READ and WRITE SCRIPTURE TODAY
- Match 18
- “Sin Breaking God’s Heart”
- Mark 2: 15-17
- John 4: 1-42
- “Jesus’ attitude toward sinners was . . . .”
TRAIL LIFE & OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
This morning there will be a join meeting so the boys can learn about Operation Christmas Child and make items that will be packed in the 2023 “Shoeboxes”.
PRAYER FOCUS FOR TODAY
This morning, please pray for the adults and the children at the meeting mentioned above. Pray for adults to lead and guide and for the boys to learn and make contributions to what is packed and shipped this year.
ANNIE ARMSTRONG– Annie’s Contributions
- Started Bay View Mission for Baltimore’s poor and addicted
- Served as the first executive of Woman’s Missionary Union.
- Led the formation of missions’ organizations for children
- Raised support for missionaries to Italian and Jewish immigrants
- Refused a salary because she would never give to the Lord “that which costs me nothing.” (2 Samuel 24:24)
- Initiated fund-raising “brick cards” to build churches in Cuba
- Gained support for the first black, female missionaries
- Secured funds to relieve China missionary, Lottie Moon, who had served for 11 years without a furlough
- Advocated for Native Americans and impoverished mountain people
- Honored in 1934 when The Home Missions Offering was re-named for her to encourage more to follow her sacrificial example
Tomorrow is the Lord’s Day. Make so preparations today so tomorrow will run smoothly.