Mollie Mostert leaves on Wednesday, March 31 and will be visiting our four churches in Pakistan. She will stop on the way home in Beirut. She asks for your prayers for the safety of those hosting her as well as her own safety. Also, she asks that we please pray Pakistan customs does not open her two big bags of toys and children’s clothes, etc. If she has to pay tax, then she have less to meet needs there.
Terry Stanfield is home from the hospital and recovering from a successful stent procedure. Continued prayers are appreciated for his Dermatomyostis as he deals with chronic pain. Terry is thankful for your prayers and the cards he received meant a lot to him. Cards of encouragement may be sent to him at 295 Forest Heights Drive, Athens, GA 30606.
Dana Chacon’s mother Betty Snodgrass was taken to the hospital this morning with more complications. They are admitting her and coming up with a plan for her care. Dana and Betty thank you for your continued prayers, support and love.
Linda Minter’s father Frank Oddo had triple bypass surgery on Thursday at the Buffalo VA hospital. He is in ICU – critical, sedated and on a ventilator. Doctors will try to wake him on Monday. Linda is very thankful for your prayers. Cards may be sent to Linda’s mom: Connie Oddo, 389 Jersey Street, Buffalo NY 14213. Cards to encourage Linda may be sent to 1471 Mayne Mill, Road, Watkinsville, GA 30677.
Mark Wadsworth’s father Johnny Baca is still in ICU but he is gaining strength and improving with each day. He is walking and the medical staff are amazed at his fortitude. Answered prayers! He is very humbled by all the prayers and grateful for all the cards of encouragement he has received. Cards of encouragement may be sent to Mark’s parents: Johnny and Margaret Baca, 2200 SW 88th Street, Gainesville, FL 32607.
DONATIONS FOR PAKISTAN
Please help our poverty stricken disciples in Pakistan. Collecting gently used adult’s and children’s gloves and new children’s underwear (all sizes/hip huggers/no bikinis). Mollie Mostert will be leaving on March 31 and will distribute what is collected. Drop your donations off on the table provided on Sunday (which is the last day she will be collecting).
THIS SUNDAY WILL BE IN PERSON AND ONLINE
This Sunday we will be meeting in person for those who want to come. Masks and social distancing are required. Service will begin at 11am to allow time for those wishing to attend the online Sunday School classes.
NEW LIBRARIAN NEEDED!!:Did YOU know that the Athens Church of Christ has a lending library with hundreds of books that our members can borrow and read? And NOW I am happy to announce a new way to serve ACOC, God, and our amazing lending library as NEW church librarian! Since I am moving in 3 months, I am hoping to find someone to hand the reins over to ASAP. If you are interested, email me at email@example.com or text/call me at (704)681-1371. Thanks, Cristi Tanner