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Rooms are at our William Cannon campus (W) or our Brodie campus (B).

SUNDAY 15th 9:30 a.m. Worship Choir, 8-W 9:30 & 11 a.m. Worship, Wonder Junction, UpStreet 9:30 a.m. True Faith, W-Student Lounge 10:50 a.m. Men’s Bible Study, W-Library 3 p.m. Brodie SHPC Bowling, Westgate Lanes 5:30 p.m. Inquirer’s Class, W-Library 6 p.m. True High School & Varsity, W-Student Lounge 8 p.m. True Deep, W-Student Lounge NEWSLETTER SUBMISSION DEADLINE MONDAY 16th 9:30 a.m. Disciple 4, W-9 5:30 p.m. Young Life, W-FMC 7 p.m. Disciple: D1, W-Lib; D2, W-B; D3, W-9 TUESDAY 17th 10 a.m. Icing on the Cake, W-A 1:30 p.m. Book Group, W-9 7 p.m. Prayer Shawl Ministry, W-A WEDNESDAY 18th 9:30 a.m. Disciple 2, W-9 10 a.m. Search The Scriptures, W-Library 6 p.m. Explore God Discussion Group, WLibrary 6 p.m. True Tween & Middle, W-Student Lounge/FMC 6:30 p.m. Children at the Lord’s Table, W-TBD 7 p.m. President Banda Worship Service, Central Presbyterian THURSDAY 19th 9:30 a.m. MOPS Steering Team, W-8 10 a.m. ARCM (Retired Christian Men), WLibrary 10 a.m. Prayer Shawl Ministry, W-A 6 p.m. Handbell Rehearsal, W-8 Pilgrimage Departs SATURDAY 21st 11:30 a.m. Prime Time Lunch Bunch, Cypress Grill SUNDAY 22nd 9:30 a.m. Worship Choir, 8-W 9:30 & 11 a.m. Worship Wonder Junction, UpStreet 9:30 a.m. True Faith, W-Student Lounge 10:50 a.m. Men’s Bible Study, W-Library 6 p.m. True High School & Varsity, W-Student Lounge 8 p.m. True Deep, W-Student Lounge Pilgrimage Returns

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Announcements week of September 15th Interested in becoming part of SHPC? The next SHPC Inquirers' Classes will be held starting TONIGHT, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. then again September 22nd. Visitors wishing to join the congregation or considering membership may speak to a pastor or Jim Riggs or just show up. The Session will receive class participants wishing to join into church membership later in the year. Childcare is available, but reservations must be made in advance.

Call for Mentors! Kids Hope is gearing up again for the 2013/2014 school year. We are in the process of recruiting mentors and prayer partners to join the program with Williams Elementary this fall. If you have one hour a week to give to a child, please consider Kids Hope. If you are interested in learning more, check out the Kids Hope USA website at www.kidshopeusa.org or contact Lori Whitmire at kidshope@shpc.org This year’s mentor training will be held Sept. 22nd from 1:30-4:30. Pre-registration is requested so we can plan accordingly.

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CASTING CALL: BIG STORY LIVE!

EXPLORE GOD DISCUSSION GROUPS

Do you have a stage-production talent you’d like to use to build faith in our elementary-aged children? We’re beginning to fill roles for Big Story Live! Productions with our Children’s Ministry. We have many regular acting roles and one-time Bible character roles available as well as stage hand, hospitality, and technical assistant needs. For more information or to join the team, contact Pastor Britta at britta@shpc.org or (512) 892-3580, ext. 107.

Looking for an explore God discussion group? Signup sheets are still in the Narthex, and you are welcome to attend a group, even if you have missed earlier sessions. If you don’t have a friend or neighbor to bring with you, don’t let that hold you back. If there are spaces available in a discussion group, feel free to sign yourself up!

Looking for a Way to Help Out? Needed: a committed good Sunday morning volunteer to put away all coffee supplies after the 11am service on Sundays. Training will be provided! Please contact Gina Bogitch at gina_strebeck@yahoo.com.

it’s PrimeTime! (50± Adult Ministry) ● ASSOCIATION OF RETIRED CHRISTIAN MEN meet every Thursday at 10 a.m. in the library at William Cannon. Join us! ● On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. the Adult Fellowship Lunch Bunch will meet at Cypress Grill for the September luncheon. Cypress Grill is located on William Cannon in the BBNC Bank shopping strip behind P.T. Terry’s. It is a seafood/Cajun restaurant with lots of different selections. Please make your reservations with Sherry Rasmus at sgrasmus@rasmusfirm.com or call and leave a message to RSVP at 512-280-3346 no later than Thursday, September 19 to assure space for everyone!” Look forward to ya’ll being there!

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Calling All Young Families!

Totally Awkward Teen & Parent Conference

We are looking for couples and young families to help re-establish SHPC’s ministry to this population. The program is ours to form, and we want YOU to be a part of it! Our kick-off party will be Saturday, September 21 at 5:30pm at 12504 Bears Den Court 78739. Children are welcome, and bring swimsuits if you would like to swim. For more information about this event or the young couples and family ministry, email Wendy at uzzle08@gmail.com.

Registration is currently open for the Totally Awkward Teen and Parent Conference! Totally Awkward is all about getting parents in students together to begin the discussion on puberty, dating and social media. The conference is October 10th through 12th. Regular Registration (August 15th-September 15th) is $40 per family. Late Registration (Sept 15th- October 9th) is $65 per family. Register now at iamtrue.org.

COURAGE Being brave enough to do what you should do, even when you’re afraid.

Children’s Ministry Nursery care for children from 6 weeks to 24 months of age William Cannon campus 9:30 & 11 Room 7

Brodie campus 11 portable

Wonder Junction Sunday School 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. – noon William Cannon campus 9:30 2 yr. olds — Room 2 3 yr. olds — Room 1 4 yr. olds & pre-K— Room 6 11 2 yr. olds — Room 2 3 yr. olds — Room 1 4 yr. olds & pre-K— Room 6 Brodie campus 11 3 yr. olds through pre-K— portable UpStreet Sunday School 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m. - noon William Cannon campus 9:30 Kinder thru 3rd grade — Family Ministry Center 4th & 5th grade — Portable A&B 11 Kinder thru 5th grade — Portable B Brodie campus 11 Kinder thru 5th grade — large classroom 3


Why Do You Believe That?

HOW HANDY ARE YOU?

A Faith Conversation by Mary Jo Sharp

Do you have repair and maintenance skills that you’d be willing to put to use for the church? If so, the property team may be for you!

Women’s Morning Bible Study Begins Tuesday, September17th 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the William Cannon Campus.

The property volunteer list is contacted any time there is a maintenance need, so the more capable and willing volunteers we have, the more we can spread those tasks around. If you’re interested, please contact Mary Aversa (mary@shpc.org) at the church office or Bill Trevillion (btrevillion@austin.rr.com).

All are invited! Come worship, grow, and connect with women growing in their faith. For more information and to register, contact Renée Forsythe at rforsythe6@gmail.com or 512-288-4546. Childcare is available with pre-registration.

Habitat Fall Faith Build

Body and Soul Yoga Series: 12 Ordinary Men, William Cannon FMC, Saturday mornings, 9:30-10:45am

SHPC will send workers again on October 19th and 26th to the Habitat Fall Faith Build. We also need help to provide lunch for the work crew on Oct 19th.

September 21, 28 October 12, 19, 28 November 9, 16, 33

Sign up in the narthex or contact ben.boehman@gmail.com for details.

Bring your body into balance, just as God calls us to balance our strengths and weaknesses to better serve and love each other the way John demonstrated. Each week, a lesson will be drawn from John MacArthur's book, Twelve Ordinary Men. Contact Jessica Goulding for pricing information and with questions: www.jessgyoga.com

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Joys — Matt & Erica Fletcher welcomed Jackson Luke on September 6th—Janet & Temple Ingram have a new grandson, Sterling Daniel Ingram, born September 5—On September 5, Donn LeVie’s son-in-law, Michael Evans, returned safely to his family from duty in Afghanistan

Sorrows — Bonnie Havlick, grandmother of Tammy Boehman, passed away on September 9, just a few days short of her 100th birthday Please pray for— Family friends of Jack & Carol Gilchrist, Ben and Shannon of Boulder CO, have lost everything, including their animals, in a flood—Elisa Donnell’s friend Kristi Stroud, Leukemia, and 6-month-old Isabella, born prematurely and having health issues—Katherine, close friend of Dee & Greg Merrell’s daughter, pancreatic cancer—Wilma Sanders, friend of Gloria Drake, recovering from cancer surgery—Roz Seiler, traveling to Denver for medical testing—Kay Davidson, aunt of Lori Sonnier, in ICU—Clay Deal, brother of Dee & Greg Merrell’s son-in-law, injured in a fall — Deb Erlanson, beginning chemotherapy — Frances Tomlinson, recovering well after surgery — Austin, the city where we’re planted—Pastor Alfred Mtonga, his family, and Manyamula CCAP Church—Pastor Chimwemwe Mhango and his family—Pastor Clement Munthali and his family—Pastor Kenneth Muyila and his family—Ronica Ngulube

Please pray for our leaders and our loved ones in the military… Members of the Armed Forces and all world leaders involved in war zone crises including: David Floto, son of Carl Floto & Ruth Ann Widner… John Fisher, nephew of Derek & Kristi Fisher… Brian Moran, friend of the Morales family… Jose Fernandez, friend of Gaston & Junie Broyles and graduate of PPAS… John White, husband of Susan White… Mitch Guile, friend of Eddie & Stacey Reynolds… Teddy Sweredoski, friend of Stan & Jessica Wade… Tyler Moser, son of a friend of Dee & Greg Merrell… Kate Ingram, daughter of Temple & Janet Ingram… Christopher Lehmann, son of Mark Lehmann…. Larry Roberman, brother of Lori Whitmire… Our Stephen Ministers provide confidential one-on-one Christian care during difficult times. To get in touch with our Stephen Ministry team, email stephenministry@shpc.org

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