|| Sunday announcements
May 1 • 2022
Third Sunday of Easter
— Dr. Walter Lawrence
■ The Lord’s Supper will be served. All are welcome to the table.
— 8 a.m. —
inside the historic chapel
— 9 a.m. —
►Sunday school classes
in annex, fellowship hall
— 10 a.m. —
inside the sanctuary
■ Live-streaming on Facebook;
available later on YouTube and the church website
We invite everyone to join us for fellowship time, immediately after the 10:00 service, in the fellowship hall.
The fellowship deacons set out such items as cookies, cakes, cupcakes, doughnuts, fruit, etc., along with coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and other beverages.
|►Next weekend: Art in the Park |
50th annual Art in the Park
Saturday, May 7 • 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
And Sunday, May 8 • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Worship with Swift Church at the fountain
Sunday, May 8 • 8:30 a.m.
Please consider donating flowers for the sanctuary and chapel observing your special occasions and/or remembrances. Contact the office to reserve your date or Susie Alexander at 251-943-4145.
Are you willing to serve as an acolyte, as a greeter/usher or lead “time with the children”? Contact Greg McNair, worship elder, at 251-965-1003 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
|►Swift Churchs Judy Walker |
Our beloved Judy Walker fell while she was working at the church on Thursday. She was transported to the hospital and had a broken hip, which required surgery Friday morning. She is resting comfortably and will be hospitalized through the weekend. Plans for her rehab have not yet been determined. Kim arrived this morning to be with her Mom. Please pray for God’s healing, guidance and peace for both Judy and Kim.
The food pantry is now open every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. to serve the community.
This past Wednesday, we served 34 families, including 78 individuals.
Monday, May 2
in the annex, room 2
|►Adult Sunday school class led by Cheryl |
Cheryl’s class meets at 9 a.m. in room 2 in the annex.
|►Snacks with Susan and Daryl Sunday school class |
Susan and Daryl’s class will meet at 9 a.m. in the fellowship hall.
|►Sunday school for children and youth |
Tracy Akins’s class meets at 9 a.m. in the youth room in the annex.
|►Two or More fellowship lunch |
Thursday, May 5
Captain’s Choice Grill, The Gulf Bowl
Thank you for your generous pledges and ongoing offerings. Your support and commitment to Swift Church is greatly appreciated.
Prayers and joys
|►Please let us know . . . |
Please call the church or email to notify us of any joys or concerns; birthdays, anniversaries, health issues or family deaths so that we may put it in the weekly emailed announcements for your church family to pray with you or to praise God for your joy. (We don’t publish personal prayer concerns on the website.)
■ Birthdays: May 1 — Polly Frost; May 2 — Chad Brewer; May 3 — Linda Runtz; May 4 — Candi Barnwell; May 5 — Betty Carneal
■ Anniversaries: None this week
|►Pray for mission workers in Africa. |
• Inge and Larry Sthreshley
in Democratic Republic of Congo
|►Pray for military friends and families. |
• Zane Brewer: U.S. Marine Corps, Jacksonville, North Carolina
• Dennis “Trey” Brown: U.S. Army, Fairbanks, Alaska
• Jeffrey Cain: U.S. Coast Guard, Miami, Florida
• David Esparza: U.S. Marine Corps, Jacksonville, North Carolina
• Cody Havel: U.S. Navy, Jacksonville, Florida
• Rich Kleen: Quantico, Virginia
• Jeremy Rechkemmer: U.S. Army
• Maj. Jeremy Timm: National Guard, Arkansas
• Tarah Young: U.S. Army, South Korea