Sunday, Aug 27
Series: Faith Works
Passage: James 5:13-20
Thank you for taking the time to read Orchard's weekly news bulletin. It is our hope that the information in this communication will enable you to get plugged in, get to know your brothers and sisters in Christ, and come together in fellowship as Christ followers with the goal of "inviting people to find Hope and experience Love through Faith in Christ."
If you missed last Sunday, you can listen to last week's sermon "Patience" by clicking here.
Weekly Memory Verse: Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.
UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
LIFE GROUPS ARE HERE FOR THE FALL!
Are you ready to join a life group?! Sign-ups start SUNDAY AUGUST 20. Life Groups are a time to dive in to the Bible, grow, connect and share life with others. These groups are an awesome place to lift up one another in prayer and truly do life. We don't have enough words to say just how much we love them…. We invite you to become part of our community! For more information check the Life Groups table outside or fill out the insert in the Worship Folder.
STUDENT MINISTRY TEXT MESSAGE REMINDERS
COLLEGE GROUP BBQ
Join us for an end of summer BBQ on Saturday, August 26 from 6:30-8:30pm at 2648 Emerald Oaks Glen in Escondido.
COLLEGE LIFE GROUP
Starting this Fall, our college life group will be on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-8:00pm. We will be having dinner and discussing the God Questions book. Please purchase a book at the connections table ASAP. Our group will meet at 2648 Emerald Oaks Glen, Escondido.
PARENTING RESOURCE AUGUST 24
Parents and grandparents of teenagers are invited to a free back-to-school event through YouSchool on Thursday from 6:30-8:00pm at Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe.
Bob Goff, author of Love Does, will share practical, godly wisdom for you to love your teenagers the way they need to be loved so that they grow up happy, healthy and self-sufficient.
Register online at www.theyouschool.com/backtoschool.
Join us for our first Membership Meeting from 6:00-7:30pm on Sunday, October 8.
There are 3 steps to becoming a member at the Orchard:
1. Attend church for 6 months consecutively.
2. Watch/Listen to the Rooted at the Orchard series.
3. Complete the Rooted at the Orchard Devotional with at least one other person.
(Devotional available for $5 at the Connection Center)
"Effective immediately the Teacher's Parking Lot will be opened for our regular members to park. Parking at the Teacher's Parking Lot will alleviate exiting parking problems at the Student Parking Lot during special events (Track Meets, Band Events, etc.). Parking at the Student Parking Lot will continue to be available for Guests attending the Orchard. The Teacher's Parking Lot is located at the entrance of Orange Glen High School South on Glenridge Rd.".
Mission Hills Church (EFCC's plant church and OCC's sister church) is looking for a maintenance person for their campus. If you are interested please visit this website: