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     Passionate worship

     This Sunday at Swift 

     June 17 
     Fourth Sunday after Pentecost 
     It’s Father’s Day / Hawaiian shirt day. 

    Scripture: John 16:12–15

    Sermon: “Holy Spirit”
    Concluding a look at the Nicene Creed
    — The Rev. Keith Cardwell

     ►Worship service in the chapel at 8 a.m. 

    Sunday school at 9:
          Adult class, in room 2 in the annex, is discussing
              a chronological study of the New Testament;
              led by Cheryl Jensen and Anthony Kaiser.
          • Snacks with Susan and Daryl in the fellowship hall.
              The class will review the final topic in a video series
              by Adam Hamilton, “Confronting the Controversies:
              Biblical Perspectives on Tough Issues.” Discussion
              continues on homosexuality, and they will also talk
              about the “Me, Too” movement. Leaders: Daryl
    and Susan Pichoff.
    Classes for children and children’s church are on hiatus.
              They will resume Sept. 9.

    Chancel choir rehearsal at 9 in the music room

     ►Worship service in the sanctuary at 10 

        • Time with the children
           Children preschool and younger may go to the nursery
           afterward. Older children remain in the sanctuary.

        • Anthem: “Let All Things Now Living” — Chancel choir

    Fellowship time will not be held today
         in the fellowship hall.


    ♦ Today, we collect our “two cents a meal” offering for Living Waters for the World.

    ♦ The session will meet after both services. If God is leading you to join Swift church, please come forward at that time.

    Pastor Jody Beth Melton is leading worship today at Grace Presbyterian Church, Mobile.

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     See you in church. Bring a friend. 

    Looking ahead . . . 

    Swift Church offers children’s church (grades K–4)
    during the 10:00 service after “Time with the children.” It normally is offered each Sunday except for communion Sundays. (Children’s church is on seasonal break and will resume Sept. 9.)

    ‘Time with the children’
    Our 10 a.m. services normally include
    this segment focused on young worshipers.

     Notes and reminders at a glance 

    ♦ A planning meeting for the worship service by the youth who went to Montreat will be Monday, June 18.

    ♦ The session will meet Monday, June 18, at 6:30 p.m. in room 2 in the annex.

    ♦ GriefShare support group meets on Tuesdays from 6 to 8 p.m. in room 2 in the annex.

    ♦ New Bible study for the summer will meet on Sundays and Thursdays once a month. The first gatherings will be June 21 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and June 24 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in room 2 in the annex.Topic: Faith.

    Butterfly Girls and Guys’ Night Out will gather on Thursday, June 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Fish River Grill, Foley. Call or text Mary at 251-295-5267 if you know you are going; last-minute deciders are always welcome as well.

    Newsletter deadline is Friday, June 22.

    Chancel choir rehearses on Sundays at 9 a.m. in the music room. However, there will be no rehearsal on June 24 or July 1.

    ♦ The Joyful Tones chime choir will rehearse on Sunday, July 1, at 9 a.m. in the sanctuary.

    ♦ An English as a second language class is Fridays from 9 to 11 a.m. in the fellowship hall.

    ♦ Hearing assistance devices are available in the sanctuary. Please ask a greeter.

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      23208 Swift Church Road
      Foley, AL 36535
      Phone: (251) 943-8367
      email: swiftpc@gulftel.com