Get away from all the busyness of the world and spend a weekend growing in your faith with your Youth Group friends. The Youth Fall Retreat (November 17-19 at Oakridge Camp near Anadarko) is a great opportunity for 6th-12th grade students to meet new people and develop a deeper connection with God. Register
Join Rev. Josh Attaway and Debbie Moore, LPC, for a weekend getaway focused on enhancing your marriage. You’ll learn practical strategies based on the research of renowned relationship expert, John Gottman, Ph.D, for conflict resolution, building lasting lives together, and growing your love for each other, all through the lens of our faith. Everyone will drive separately and arrive at Canyon Camp by 7 p.m. Friday, November 17. We will leave Canyon Camp on Saturday, November 18 by 7:30 p.m. Canyon Camp is located hear Hinton, OK, about an hour west of the metro area. We will stay in the lodge in hotel-like accommodations at Canyon Camp. It’s $140 per couple, which includes lodging, food and materials. Space is limited, so contact Josh today for details: firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 285-2307. Registration is now closed.
Let’s give thanks this year by serving others. We will be serving a Thanksgiving meal to the community and our church family on Saturday, November 18, at 1 p.m. in the St. Luke’s Asbury Fellowship Hall. Everyone is welcome, so please extend an invitation to your family, friends, and neighbors. We have a member who has donated the turkeys for the meal! Everyone is asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share.
Do you have a K-5th grade child? They can experience fun and fellowship while understanding the true meaning of Christmas through the Children’s Christmas Musical Rehearsals. Join us Sundays, beginning October 15 (through December 3) from 12 – 2 p.m. in Room 210 at the Downtown Campus. Lunch will be provided. If children want to be in the chorus, but don’t wish to audition for a role, they can simply show up October 15 and a parent will need to complete paperwork that day. Kindergarten children may participate if an adult attends rehearsals with them. For details, email Susan Easttom at email@example.com, or call 609-1036.
Looking to become a member of the St. Luke’s family of faith in a private worship setting? Then you’re invited to a special Membership Worship Service on Sunday, November 19, at 5 p.m. in the Watchorn Chapel. The service will feature music, communion, and a special message from Rev. Dave Poteet. There will also be an opportunity for baptism of individuals who have not yet been baptized. Childcare will be provided. Family members of those who will be joining are also invited to attend. No RSVP is required. For details, email Morgan Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 609-1028.
Children will meet on Wednesdays after school until 5:30 p.m. – starting September 13. Snacks and games will be provided before having choir rehearsal within their age group. They will sing in worship throughout the year at St. Luke’s Edmond and end the semester with a Christmas Musical! Registration is $20 per child. For details, email Candace Fish at email@example.com. Register
How can men become better spiritual leaders at home, love our families, and manage our various roles, conflicts and distractions? Add depth to your study of the Bible, grow in your walk with Christ and tackle issues that are close to you.
The “Women of Faith Bible Study” is back with a fall study entitled “A Time for Everything”. This study will look at themes from Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 and the idea that there really is a season for everything. The Bible challenges us to pay attention to the season we’re in and recognize the beautiful rhythms of life. A $5 lunch and childcare will be provided. Books are $10 and will be available at the first class. For more information, contact Amy Givens: firstname.lastname@example.org, or 609-1027.
Under Construction: Building Men of God will start a new study focused on the book, Play the Man: Becoming the Man God Created You to Be. Led by Rev. Keith King at noon in Vaught Chapel, Room 106. This lunchtime class is a great opportunity for men to come together and learn to balance faith, family and work. Lunch is provided for $5.
Share God’s Love by helping others stay warm this winter. The Asbury Campus will be collecting coats to be delivered to the homeless near the end of November. If you have a coat (or several) that you never wear anymore, please bring it to the church. Thank you.