Reminder October 16th through October 23rd 2019
| Members and Friends of Holy Cross,
Here is the reminder for the upcoming week.
October 20th 2019
Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost
Bible Study ~9am (The Gospel of Mark)
Children’s Bible Study 9am
Meditation, Prayer and Music 10:15am – 10:30am (Quiet Please)
Worship Service 1030am (Communion)
Choir Director ~ Dr Bill Ricketts
Communion Assistants ~ Harold and JoAnn Hees
Alter Guild ~ Joyce Frey and Bobbie Miner
Assisting Minister ~ Linda Haynes
Please Consider Signing Up For One Of These Very Important Positions
Ushers (please keep attendance) ~ Aaron Martin
Reader ~ Joyce Frey
Cookies ~ Jane Post
Flowers ~ Monica Morris
Council Person the Week ~ Angela Jeschke
Greeter ~ Mary K Herrington
Men’s Breakfast is October 17th at 8am at La Taqueria
Stitchery Ministry ~ October 20th at 930am
The Purple Door ~ Many thanks to all those who left donations for the Purple Door Women and Children’s Shelter in Corpus Christi. It is the only shelter in our area, and donated items will be much appreciated. We collected more than a dozen bags of products for these women and children, and they will be delivered this week.
If you use the church after hours, please make sure you turn OFF all the lights on exit. Thank you!
IMPORTANT: If you are ever at the church and working alone, please see Diana during office hours or call her at the church or cell phone listed below.
October 20th after service, a special congregational meeting will be held to discuss and vote for erecting a pavilion on our property, please make plans to attend.
The Prayer Wall has become a great success and sometimes overwhelming. We are looking for more Prayer Warriors to help out! It is an easy job, 2 to 3 extra prayers per week ,sorted on Sundays and distributed. If interested, please contact Rebecca Stapleton or Diana Grant (secretary.) Thank you!
“Outreach, A Series of Stories”
Mission Statement: “God’s Work, Our Hands”
Goal: To explain 7 outreach programs HCLC is involved with and to move hearts to participate.
These stories will be shared over several Sundays at the start of each service.
October 20~ Community Table Story
Member vote on Pavilion
October 27th ~ Reformation Sunday ~ with lunch served after service
October 27th ~Time and Talent Commitment Sunday
November 3rd ~ All Saints Sunday ~ Light a candle for loved one and bring picture if you would like
We have Social Media!
https://holycrossrockporttx.org/ (Church Website ~ here you can find current and past Weekly Reminders, Monthly Cross Beams Newsletters and Calendars
HCLC is looking for an in house volunteer Social Director to plan and coordinate a variety of activities, mainly when our Winter Texans return. This might include Tours, Field Trips etc… If interested, please contact the secretary.
The Good Samaritan Offices are in need of volunteers on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays. If interested, please contact JoAnn Hees at 361.527.8298 Training will be provided.
If you have noticed, we have NEW Name Tags! If any Members, Members Friends or Winter Texans need one, please contact Monica Morris. Just a quick safety concern, If you have a pacemaker DO NOT use one of these name tags.
Castaways Report: We have an URGENT NEED need for Volunteers, especially Monday and Wednesday mornings. All volunteers are welcome. Our hours to work are Mondays 9am until Noon and Wednesdays 9am until 3pm.
If you are a Lector/Reader and would like your Celebrate early for practice, please see me.
Secretary’s office hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday ~ 900am to 1130am. I can always be reached on my cell phone 210-787-7000. Please leave a message. I am always reachable by email as well (see below.)
If you have anything you would like added to future reminders, please let me know. Any information is good information.