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Believers In Faith October 9, 2011

Sunday Mornings

Weekly Prayer Requests

Welcome to Believers in Faith! Sunday, October 9th Welcome everyone, please consider joining us for fellowship and study time on Sunday mornings Please lift up our sisters Trisha Pride and Nancy after attending the church service of your choice. Thompson in prayer for a complete recovery Great Hall Coffee & Donut Fellowship: 10:40am – 11:00am Class: 11:00am – 12:00pm Faith United Methodist Church, 7431 East 91st Street, Tulsa

Lesson Plan October 9  Class topic this coming will be John Ortberg’s - YOU’VE GOT TO GET OUT OF THE BOAT - Bible verses, DVD, discussion. Lesson #3 of 6. Many of us also attend Contemporary worship at 9:30 am. Church-wide coffee, juice and fellowship @ 10:40 to 11:00 am in the Great Hall. Lunch will be The Brook: 91st & Memorial, 392-9977

Happy Birthday Believers In Faith October, 2011 15th - Maria Seege 19th - Leo Hall 10th - Tommy Keirsey 1


The Power Within What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. ~Author Unknown~ It is through the heartfelt recognition of the power that has been placed within us, that we develop the ability to overcome the shackles of past experiences that bind us, and which provides us with the steadfast hope that dispels all fear of the future. When we learn to place our physical,intellectual and emotional inclinations under subjection to the Spirit within, then do we begin to see our lives changed and transformed, from the inside out. For ages and ages this message was kept secret from everyone, but now it has been explained to God’s people. God did this because he wanted you Gentiles to understand his wonderful and glorious mystery. And the mystery is that Christ lives in you, and he is your hope of sharing in God’s glory. ~Colossians 1:26,27 (CEV)~ You surely know that your body is a temple where the Holy Spirit lives. The Spirit is in you and is a gift from God. ~1 Corinthians 6:19 (CEV)~ But this precious treasure--this light and power that now shine within us--is held in perishable containers, that is, in our weak bodies. So everyone can see that our glorious power is from God and is not our own. ~2 Corinthians 4:7 (NLT)~ But the fruit of the [Holy] Spirit [the work which His presence within accomplishes] is love, joy (gladness), peace, patience (an even temper, forbearance), kindness, goodness (benevolence), faithfulness, Gentleness (meekness, humility), self-control (self-restraint, continence) ~Galatians 5:22,23 (Amp)~

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The Faith Scroll Visit us on the web at faithtulsa.org

You Won’t Want to Miss! One-Hour Newcomer Orientation, Sunday, October 16th, 11am

Sunday, October 30th, 4-6pm

Faith Dinner Theater, Saturday, November 5th at 7:00pm and Sunday, November 6th, at 12:30pm

Sunday, November 20th at 2:00pm All-Church Thanksgiving Potluck, Wednesday, November 16th at 6:30pm The Faith Scroll

Visit us on the web at faithtulsa.org

Sunday School Spotlight Soul Searchers

Sign up today online for your portrait session!

(If you Sundays, 11:00am—Room 502don’t feel comfortable making an appointment online, please call Neisa in the church office at 918.252.1679 Monday or Thursday

9:00am-4:30pm Tuesday and Wednesday 9:00am-3:00pm.) A group of adults of varied ages who or generally study faith topics through videos and books by various local and national educaGo To: cc.artisanlife.com tors (i.e. Adam Hamilton, Deron Spoo, Tony Campola) followed by free-form 1. Select “Faith United Methodist Church” from the discussions of key messages within the presentations.

drop down menu. 2.study "Select date" The Soul Searchers’ current is onathe Holyclick Spirit.on the appropriate date you want to schedule (November 1st—November 12th, excluding Sunday). 3. "Select a service" click on the appropriate members in your group (this will open up slots below on the timeline). 4. "Select an opening" click on the time frame - the information will appear in the top right hand corner - verify this is the correct time. 5. "Enter contact information" - Fill this out and click Confirm. This will send you a confirmation email. If you need to change your appointment, after making it online, please contact Neisa at 918.252.1679.

FAITH UMC

Save the Dates for Upcoming Events

Please encourage everyone to sign up! Dates are November 1st through November 12th, excluding Sunday.

What could your group do with $100?

If someone gave you $100, how could you use that gift to share God’s love, one person at a time? During the month of October our worship theme is Radical Together: Living Your Commitment and we will be talking about how to live radically for God in our world. Our call is not just to exist as Chris-

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Social Events Community Social Events

Social Opportunities

Oct. 22, Saturday – 6:00pm-10:00pm. Oct. 9, Sunday – 2:00pm Halloween Costume Party, Music by DJ Max! MidLife Crisis, @ Tulsa State Fair. Faith UMC, if Tickets are $5.00 @ Faith UMC, Great Hall. enough interest we will carpool from FUMC at R.S.V.P.! Bring a Covered Dish — A-G Dessert; 1:00pm H-M Vegetable  •  N-P Entrée  •  Q-Z: Drinks & Ice.

Tulsa Area Singles Scream & Shout Halloween Party (Costume encouraged but not required)

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T. Pride 918-688-2810

October 22, 2011

6:00 — 10:00  Great Hall

Faith UMC,   7431 E. 91st Street, Tulsa North side of 91st Street between S. Sheridan & S. Memorial

Join us for a howling good night of dancing, fellowship and fun. Several Tulsa area singles groups are coming together to have a night of frightful fun, spooky snacks and ghoulish dancing. Advance Tickets $5.00 and a Covered dish required. Use your last name to determine your dish group A-G desserts;  H-M  vegetables;  N-P  main dish;  Q-Z  drinks

Buy tickets by October 15th  •  Believers_in_Faith@yahoo.com  •  Music D. J. by Maximum Entertainment

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Yoga, Art, & Music -Oct. 7th, 8th

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RENT A HOT TUB! We Deliver, you relax!? TulsaHotTubRentals.com

Cleaning out the garage, closets or storage building and have unwanted items? Donate them to the Marine Corps League Detachment 857. Email Leo at ldhall1961@aol.com.

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For the Best in Personal Training, Call Dave! PHYSICAL EDGE TRAINING AND REHAB 918-812-2638

The New Adult Singles Group @ Faith UMC Meeting Every Sunday, 11 am at 7431 E. 91st ST. SOCIAL - SPIRITUAL - SERVICE 918-252-1679 or believers_in_faith@yahoo.com Trisha Pride or Ed Williams

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BELIEVERS IN FAITH

Get Connected. Get Assistance.

When you are facing a crisis situation, Believers In Faith wants to lend a helping hand. We have teams in place that can provide assistance to members of our fellowship who are facing illness, death in the family, or other crisis. Some of the ways we offer assistance: • Prayer • Food Delivery • Visits and phone calls • Emergency repairs • Transportation and errands If you need assistance contact the Believers 211 HelpLine team leaders Gene Lamb; 918-557-5599, Tommy Keirsey; 918-748-4336, Becky Carter; 918-724-4022. If you would like to be a part of the Believers 211 HelpLine, e-mail:  believers_in_faith@yahoo.com 5


BIF Newsletter 10-09-2011