Archive for October, 2017

The attached document contains the readings for The Feast of St. Luke which is observed today, Wednesday, October 18.

Propers-Feast of St. Luke

Almighty God, you called Luke the physician, to be an evangelist and physician of the soul: We pray that we, by the wholesome medicine of the doctrine which he taught, may have all the diseases of our souls be healed; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen.



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The memorial service for Tom Berger, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 21, has been postponed.  If you have any questions, please call the church (937/985-2640).

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The women of the church will meet for their usual Tuesday evening fellowship at Susie Current’s home — 30 Simms Street, Dayton — at 6:30 p.m.  All women of the church are invited to attend.

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Diocesan Synod Information

There is still time to decide to attend this year’s Diocesan Synod at Trinity REC in Mason, OH.  The date are Thursday and Friday, October 25 and 26.

There is no charge to attend the meetings.  There is a Ladies’ Lunch on Thursday for which the church will pay the cost.  Men’s cost for their luncheon is $5.00 with the church picking up the remaining $15.00.  Reservations for the lunch must be made by Friday, October 20.

The Synod agenda/schedule is attached.  Please contact Dss Candy (candy.jacques@att.net) if you plan to attend.   2017agenda

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From Karen Burns:

Russell Smith’s surgery went well, and the doctors were pleased with the results.  It may be several weeks before they see a change in his development, but are praying toward a good change.
  At the time of the surgery, the doctors concluded he needed another surgery to reconstruct his skull, as the swelling from last November caused the sutures to close prematurely.  The surgery will be scheduled sometime in January.
Thank you so much of your prayers for Russell and his family.  Andrea was totally at peace when they met with the doctors for pre-op. And Paul and I survived the caring of the three older ones.  Karen


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Bulletins for Oct 14 and 15

Attached are the bulletins for this weekend’s services — the 19th Sunday after Pentecost.  Pentecost 19 10-15-17 Saturday Pentecost 19

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Just a reminder that tonight at 7:00  Hope4Riverside will host the Drug Free Coalition and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office in a Town Hall discussion on the opioid crisis. The event will be held on the campus of Calvary Open Bible Church, 3741 Valley St. Dayton OH 45424  This is open to the entire public.

This is an excellent overview on the scope of the opioid crisis in our midst, what is being done, what can be done, and how we can participate.  Fr. Isaac, Dss Candy, and Duane Veley saw a condensed version of the presentation last week and commend it to you as something really important.

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