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ALCF GLOBAL MISSIONS 2019
As part of our Vision 20/20 Campaign, we've put together some incredible short-term missions trips to three different locations: Mexico, the Philippines and Zambia.
For more information, go to: alcf.net/globalmissions or pick up a bookmark and Vision 20/20 wristband at the Contributors' Station.
EQUIPPING CENTER: “FOUNDATIONS OF THE CHRISTIAN LIFE”
Tuesdays, August 20–November 19 | Allies 1 | 7–8PM
“Foundations of the Christian Life” is a pivotal step in the discipleship process at Abundant Life. Every Christ follower needs to have a grip on the basics of what it means to follow Jesus. Join Pastor Bryan Loritts for this one-hour experience every Tuesday beginning August 20 through November 19 from 7–8pm. Class will begin promptly and end with the last half hour being interaction around the material that is presented. You will emerge from “Foundations,” more confident in your walk with Christ!
“THIS IS ALCF” GUEST LUNCHEON
Sunday, August 25 | Chapel | 12–1PM
New to Abundant Life? Want to find out more about our story, dreams and values over a good meal in a welcoming environment, with no pressure to commit? Then our Guest Orientation Lunch is just the place for you. You can even ask Pastor Bryan questions, and hear how his wife begged him for his phone number when they first met!
WOMEN'S CONFERENCE—"Building A Firm Foundation"
Saturday, September 7 | Sanctuary | 9AM–4PM
Join us for a day of impactful teaching, worship and fellowship with Sister Karen Loritts and team. No matter what age or stage of life you find yourself in—as a young adult, a mom raising kids, or a mature single—you will emerge refreshed and encouraged.
COST: $25 (includes registration, materials, refreshments). Lunch may be purchased offsite.
365-DAY PRAYER WALK TEAM
Begins September 9 | ALCF Facility Perimeter
Men of ALCF, it's time to pray! Let's cover our church, our families, our communities, and our nation in prayer. We are asking for a team of men to commit to walking around the perimeter of the ALCF facility and pray (one man per day, agenda provided). For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the Contributors’ Station on Sunday, August 25 after service.
THE HUDDLE— "33 The Series—A Man & His Marriage”
September 7–October 12 | Fellowship Hall | 8:30–10AM
This six-session study covers important but often misunderstood details about marriage, including biblical foundation, servant leadership, friendship, threats, and sex. It concludes with specific, practical ideas that can help you bring new life to your marriage.
COST: $25 ( includes book and breakfast)
Singles: Couples Testimonial
September 13 | Fellowship Hall | 7–9PM
A couple will come to share their testimony of how they met, courted, and proceeded to get married. They will discuss the challenges they faced in their marriage and provide insight of what they learned through these situations.
ANNUAL CHURCH PICNIC
Sunday, September 22 | Rengstorff Park, MV | 12–4PM
Get ready for a great afternoon of fellowship, fun, food, and games at the annual ALCF picnic!
Please sign up to bring a dish and to volunteer (A–M, hot food | N–Z, cold food)
FALL WOMEN'S BIBLE STUDY
Wednesday, September 25–November 13 | Classroom 2 | 7–8:30PM
Make plans to attend the Fall Women's Bible Study where Beth Anderson, Tiffany Miller, Meghan Easterhaus, and Korie Loritts will introduce you to the Fruit of the Spirit, nine key attributes of people living lives aligned with the Holy Spirit as described in Galatians 5:22–23.
Moms’ Time Out
September 26 | Fellowship Hall | 10AM–Noon
2nd & 4th Thursdays, Sept–May
Our theme for this year is, "Fear Not - Learning to Rest in God's Love.” Moms’ Time Out offers a warm and welcoming morning of biblical teaching and encouragement for moms raising young children and teens. Come as you are! Be refreshed and renewed as we gather for worship, speakers, discussion around the table, and a chance to connect with wise and wonderful mentor moms who listen, encourage, and pray for us. We know that extraordinary things happen when moms come together.
Sunday, September 29 | 10AM | Sanctuary
An opportunity for parents to publicly dedicate their children to the Lord before the ALCF community through prayer and laying on of hands by pastors and elders
FOOTSTEPS OF PAUL CRUISE WITH PASTOR BRYAN LORITTS
NOVEMBER 10–23, 2019
Join Pastor Bryan for this impactful, bucket-list cruise as Educational Opportunities Tours retrace the footsteps of Apostle Paul aboard the Royal Caribbean Jewel of the Seas. Register today!
For more information, contact Michelle Kozul at email@example.com.