Oil City Community Alliance Church
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Pursuing Jesus Christ, building His kingdom, and proclaiming His offer of freedom, healing, and life!

Weekly Bulletin

Welcome to Oil City Community Alliance Church

   

 Sunday mornings at 9:00 am

                                                             

         Koinonia Cafe (coffee and fellowship) at 10:00 am

 

Sunday Worship service begins at 10:30 am 

    

All sermons are recorded and available on our website PODCASTS.

  ANNOUNCEMENTS:
 

 Sunday September 23rd is our “Bring a friend Back to Church   Sunday! This is an opportunity to invite someone to come be a part of   the family of God. Invitations to hand out are available at the   information center. 

 There will be an all-church picnic on Sunday, Sept. 23rd for Back to   Church Sunday, immediately following the morning worship   service.Meat, beverages, and table service are provided.  Everyone is   asked to bring a friend, lawn chair and a dish to share! There will be a  food sign-up sheet available.

 There is a weekly women’s bible study every Tuesday evening from 6:30pm-     8:30pm. The current study is “Defiant Joy” by Candace Payne. For more details see   Cath Mayrant, Cyndi Nuhfer, Rachael Smith, or Roberta Connor.

  Attention Ladies!We will be having an Apple Dumpling baking day on Tuesday, September 25th at 6:30 pm.  Rachael Smith will be guiding us in this fun project. Apples will be provided. There will also be a gluten-free version. We will have a sign-up for a list of items to bring with you.  Questions? Call or text Roberta Connor at 771-7903.  

Kingdom Builders, discipleship groups for all ages and stages of spiritual development, meet every Sunday morning from 9:00-10:00 am. Details & descriptions of the various groups are available at the information center or through this link
 
  
MISSIONS TRIP NEWS!
      
In October, Missions Team members Steve & Rachael Smith and Ron & Missy Schwab will be taking the first trip to Senegal to support OCCA's partners, Eric and Vicki. This trip will help determine how we can be involved with them and for training to continue to lead trips on a regular basis. Pray for how you will be involved in supporting our Senegal family. If you have questions, Steve, Rachael, Ron, or Missy would love to share more with you! 
     Pray! Pray! Pray! We need prayer partners! Sign up on the Missions Bulletin Board! T-shirts are on sale for a suggested donation of $15 to support the Vision Trip to Senegal. (See Steve, Rachael, Ron, or Missy). Additional giving can be placed in the offering and marked "Missions Trip - Senegal." The financial need for the trip is $10,000. 
 
 
There are suitcases in the lobby with a list of items requested by our Missions partners in Senegal, which will be delivered by our Missions Team in October. Please place your items in the suitcase. They will also be taking monetary donations for them, to use at their discretion for their ministry work in Senegal. Please put your contribution in the offering and mark “Eric and Vicki Trip cash donation” on the envelope.
                

 GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS


Young Adult LIFE Group @ the Borland’s.

This small group is open to any high school senior or young adult in their 20's. They usually meet every other Thursday. Check the OCCA calendar or contact Kevin Borland (kborland159@comcast.net) for more information.

  

 God has created us with a deep need for relationships. Because He  is relational and we are created in His image. Life groups are small  groups ranging in size from 6-12 adults.These groups typically meet  every other week. If you are interested in joining a Life  Group,contact the  church office.

 

  Check out www.cmalliance.org to keep up on everything that the Christian &  Missionary Alliance is doing around the world! Video blogs are regularly  posted by C&MA President John Stumbo, as well as prayer requests and  stories of our missionaries at work across the world, and daily devotions by  A.B. Simpson and A.W. Tozer.

 

 

General Fund ~ Operating expenses
  
Great Commission Fund ~ Missions
   
Building Fund ~ Current building project
   
Benevolence ~ Helping those in need
 
 
 District Events: 
Western PA District News Letter (Click Here To go to Link)
  
       
Did you know if you are a regular attender of a Christian & Missionary Alliance church, you can subscribe to the Alliance Life magazine free of charge? Find out what God is doing around the world through the C&MA through our magazine which has been informing, inspiring and challenging generations of believers since 1882. Click this link for an online subscription form, call toll free 1-877-284-3262, email your request to alifesubs@cmalliance.org or visit www.cmalliance.org/connect.  
 
 
     Check out our Western PA C&MA Camps. There's something for everyone!

It’s never too early to plan for summer! Our district camp has summer camps for all ages – go to www.edinborocamp.org for details. 

Edinboro Children & Youth Summer Camps

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