More About the Clarion Church of God...

When visiting our church, please fill out a Friendship & Communication card that is located in back of each pew; place it in the offering plate or hand it to an Usher.
Also, for those worshiping with us for the first time... we have a gift for you. Please stop @ the Welcome Center in the Narthex by the Main Entrance to pick it up.


Thursday, July 2, 2015

Prayer Concerns - July 2015

Most Recent Concerns
7/23 - Ron Smith and his family as they are going through a difficult time
7/22 - Becky Moore (Henry and Debbie Scoff's daughter - Henry is the pastor @ the Brookville Church of God) - is pregnant & having complications
7/20 - Kim Kelly's daughter, Melissa - is having back surgery today
7/18 - Trish Bish - made it home from the hospital today and is doing well
7/16 - Trish Bish - is in the hospital in Clarion
7/16 - Bonnie Ferguson's procedure went well, she will be discharged tomorrow
7/16 - Jaxen Johnston (Tracey/Mike Johnston's grandson) - will be getting his tonsils and adenoids removed tomorrow @ Childrens Hospital in Pittsburgh
7/16 - Bonnie Ferguson - is having a procedure done today at  10am @ Allegheny General to correct Atrial Flutter
7/14 - Pastor Angela's step sister Tara had a baby boy, both are doing well
7/13 - Mike and Ann Bailey's grandson - has been very ill
7/7 - Tara Clark (Pastor Angela's sister) - is 38 weeks pregnant & her platelets are way below normal - she has also struggled w/gestational diabetes - please pray for her health & a safe & healthy delivery
7/7 - Casey Bliss's mom, Carol Scott - had her heart surgery & has come through the surgery well
7/6 -  Carol Scott (Casey Bliss's mother) - had a slight heart attack over the weekend & is having heart surgery on Tuesday morning
7/5 - Carol Scott (Amanda & Casey Bliss ... Casey's mom) -  was in the ER w/a heart attack
6/30 - prayer for Carol Weaver
6/30 - Zelda Smith - fell over the weekend and is still in need of prayer

Prayer Concerns
Burden for the Lost - Our Government & Leaders (local, state, national) -  Donna Oberlander (State Rep) - President of the U.S. - Spiritual Growth for our church family  - The Unsaved - Persecuted Chrisitians - Our Community - Other Churches in our Community - Our Military - Our College Students - Unspoken - Construction workers & Delta Contractors @ Trinity Point - Building the Trinity Point Facility - Special Unspoken (Friends w/Spiritual & Emotional Needs)

DuWayne & Thelma Miller - Dave & Debbie Jordan - Shirley Evans - Don Barger - Herb Burns - Jessica Henry (MS & Chemo Treatments) Mike Roach (cancer Pastor & Judy's brother-in-law) - Arianna Evans (stroke) - Brad Harriger - Jill Henry Cindy Criley (chemo) - Linda Roach - Pearl Manross -Mark Gross - Norm Mitchell - Marlys McHenry (cancer) - Eddie Moore - Brian Burkhardt - Haley Wensel - Jim Switzer - Les Aaron - Shirley Reitz - Paula Thorny -Paula Kahle Sampson - Jamie Mahle's Father - Skye Hogue - Upcoming Youth Camps

Missions and Outreach
Whitehall Camp & Conference Center  - AAA Life Services - WPA Ministries of the COG - COG Ministries Anderson, IND - Food For Friends - Koinonia (CUP campus) - Alyssa Cooper Sande (Africa) - Jessica Wilson (Dominican Republic) - Clarion Ministerium - Rebecca New-Edson (WPA COG Ministries Dir.) - Rev. Jim Lyon (Gen. Director Elect) - Leonel (Dominican) Village 51 (Dominican) - Persecuted Christians 

Nursing/Personal Care Home/Rehab Patients
Edna Burford - Golden Living Shippenville
Pearl Manross - Golden Living Shippenville
Mary McGonagel - Golden Living Shippenville
Loretta Wedekind - Golden Living Clarion
Barry Williams - Golden Living Clarion
Sue Foust - Laurel Brook Brookville
Alice Ferguson - Laurel Brook Brookville
Vonnie Tiley - Laurel Brook Brookville

Ministries & Leaders of Our Congregation
Children & Youth Ministries - Our Boards & Committees - Sunday School - Sunday Worship Services - Pastor Bruce & Family - Pastor Angela Mitchell & Family - Church Staff - Women's Ministries - Young Adult Minisitries

The Truth in HD - July 2015

Please follow the link to read... The Truth in HD - July 2015 edition.

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Sunday, June 28, 2015

Youth News - June/July 2015

Hello All!

​We has several upcoming activities some are not on your current calendars or have been changed.

*Youth Sunday July 12th - we will be sharing about out KY trip

*July 18th - Golf Outing Fund Raiser
                     Youth or parents should be there by 8AM8:00am

*Camping- July 27-29 - Meet at the church July 27 @ 10AM July 27 10:00am
       
*Tubing will be moved from Sunday the 26 into our camping trip

*Sunday July 19th - Youth at Hazlett's home @ 5:30PM5:30pm

*Sunday August 16th - Youth at Rankin's home @ 5:30PM5:30pm

**2 deposit dates for IYC 2016 - September 13, 20155
  2nd installment on Novemeber 15, 2015November 15, 2015

Beginning is September, we would like to invite you to attend our Sunday night youth meeting for 3 or 4 weeks.

Please mark your calendars.

Listed below you will find an outline of our approximate  expenses for IYC 2015 to be held in San Antonio, TX.


Blessings,
Angela Mitchell

IYC 2016
Work camp June 26-July1
                 $ 266 covers food, lodging and supplies
Convention
                 $29.50/night/person hotel/4 in room =$179.70
                              $125.00/person registration
                 $30.00/person/day/food =(30x7, including sightseeing
                               Days) $350/food
Transportation
                 $350/person/plane ticket
                 $2400=$120/person/20 people

Six Flags Fiesta TX
                 $ 36.00/person
Schlitterbahn Water Park
                 $55.00/person
Chuck Wagon Dinner/Western Town
                  $35.00

Approximate Total Cost:
                            $1,516.70
This is a total cost.  This is estimated cost of airlines and van rentals. 

We will require a nonrefundable $150.00 deposit on September13, 2015 & $150.00 deposit on November 15, 2015.

Monday, June 15, 2015

Bulletin Announcements - June 2015

Two Worship Services on Sunday Morning... join us in Worship @ either time
Sunday Morning Worship - 8:30am & 10am
Sunday School @ 9am

June 14 - Worship w/Pastor Bruce 8:30 & 10am - Honoring Graduates @ 10am - Sunday School @ 9am - No Youth tonight - Sr. High Camp @ Whitehall (registration begins @ 3pm)

June 15 - Weight Watchers @ 4:30pm - Pastor & Judy on vacation

June 21 - Father's Day - Youth Sunday @ 8:30 & 10am - Our Youth are in charge of the service. Grades 6-8 Youth Camp @ Whitehall (registration begins @ 3pm)

June 22 - Weight Watcher's @ 4:30pm - Transitional Team to meet @ 6:30pm

June 28th - Open House @ Trinity Point
     We will be meeting for the 10:00AM Service @ our future House of Worship (Trinity Point Church of God).  Stay after the service for food, fellowship & a tour.  Please bring a covered dish to share & a lawn chair.  
     There is only one service that day & there will not be any Sunday School.

June 28-July 2 - Grades 3-5 Youth Camp - @ Whitehall (registration begins @ 3pm)

August 1st - 9th - Camp Meeting @ Whitehall - 

Prayer Concerns - June 2015

Most Recent Concerns
6/30 - prayer for Carol Weaver
6/30 - Zelda Smith - fell over the weekend and is still in need of prayer
6/26 - Jack Shook (Judy Schwab's brother) - died suddenly on Wed. evening of a massive heart attack - he will be at Burns funeral home & visiting hrs. Sat. morning from 10 to 12 
6/23 - Heather Beckley (Joann Switzer's Step Granddaughter) - is having unexpected complications from surgery
6/22 - Bonnie F. - will not be having her heart procedure tomorrow - they are scheduling her for sometime in July - continue to pray for Bonnie
6/22 - Tammy McClaine's brother in law  (Eddie Moore) - is not doing very well w/his second back surgery (other setbacks & he is a diabetic) - her husband Tom, left rather quickly this morning to help my sister with Eddie's care for the week - Tom can do this because he has time off being a school teacher - I am asking prayer for Tom & safe traveling to Indiana
6/18 - Jill Henry - recovery is a little slow due to a few complications - she isn't resting very well - please hold her up in your prayers
6/18 - request prayer from Janis & Sonny Cicero - for a dear friend that may have cancer - a biopsy is going to be taken soon - pray for good results
6/18 - Jill Henry is out of surgery & it seems as it went very well - Doctors feel confident - thanks and keep her in your prayers
6/18 - Jill Henry - goes into surgery today & is in need of prayer for herself, Andrew & the kids
6/16 - Tammy McClaine's brother in law, Eddie Moore - will have his second back surgery today at 1:00 pm - he is a police officer in Fishers, Indiana & has been off work since November
6/16 - Bertie Douglas - that was on our prayer sheet has passed away - she was a friend of Nancy Zacherl 
6/13 - Shirley Aites - is doing well recovering from surgery in UPMC Pittsburgh
6/10 - Shirley Aites - goes in for back surgery on Thursday @ UPMC Oakland
6/10 - Skye Hogue - 5 years old and having seizures - they are operating on him today to hopefully stop the seizures
6/8 - Bertie Douglas (Nancy Zacherl's friend) - q virus has attacked two of her heart valves - continue to pray for her & her family
6/5 - Jim Switzer is home from the hospital - he is recuperating/should make a full recovery - he did not lose any fingers
6/5 - Jim Switzer - is in Clarion Hospital having surgery - he cut two of his fingers with a saw
6/2 - Stacey & Jamie Mahle - Jamie's Dad is having heart issues & has been transferred from Clarion Hospital to Butler Hospital this morning - I don't have his name but the Lord knows and hears our prayers
6/1 - Les Aaron (Doreen's Stiglitz brother) - is in the Clarion Hospital 
6/1 - Marlys McHenry - she has cancer
6/1 - Prayers for Paula Dawn Sampson Kahle - she is having difficulties
6/1 - Don Schill in ICU Pres. he is fighting a lot of different things, prayer is the only answer

Prayer Concerns
Burden for the Lost - Our Government & Leaders (local, state, national) -  Donna Oberlander (State Rep) - President of the U.S. - Spiritual Growth for our church family  - The Unsaved - Persecuted Chrisitians - Our Community - Other Churches in our Community - Our Military - Our College Students - Unspoken - Construction workers & Delta Contractors @ Trinity Point - Building the Trinity Point Facility - Special Unspoken (Friends w/Spiritual & Emotional Needs)

DuWayne & Thelma Miller - Dave & Debbie Jordan - Shirley Evans - Don Barger - Herb BurnsJessica Henry (MS & Chemo Treatments) Mike Roach (cancer Pastor & Judy's brother-in-law) - Arianna Evans (stroke) - Brad Harriger - Jill Henry - Cindy Criley (chemo)Linda RoachPearl Manross -Mark Gross - Norm Mitchell - Marlys McHenry (cancer) - Eddie Moore - Brian Burkhardt - Haley Wensel - Jim Switzer - Les Aaron - Shirley Reitz - Paula Thorny -Paula Kahle Sampson - Jamie Mahle's Father - Skye Hogue - Upcoming Youth Camps

Missions and Outreach
Whitehall Camp & Conference Center  - AAA Life Services - WPA Ministries of the COG - COG Ministries Anderson, IND - Food For Friends - Koinonia (CUP campus) - Alyssa Cooper Sande (Africa) - Jessica Wilson (Dominican Republic) - Clarion Ministerium - Rebecca New-Edson (WPA COG Ministries Dir.) - Rev. Jim Lyon (Gen. Director Elect) - Leonel (Dominican) Village 51 (Dominican) - Persecuted Christians 

Nursing/Personal Care Home/Rehab Patients
Edna Burford - Golden Living Shippenville
Pearl Manross - Golden Living Shippenville
Mary McGonagel - Golden Living Shippenville
Loretta Wedekind - Golden Living Clarion
Barry Williams - Golden Living Clarion
Sue Foust - Laurel Brook Brookville
Alice Ferguson - Laurel Brook Brookville
Vonnie Tiley - Laurel Brook Brookville

Ministries & Leaders of Our Congregation
Children & Youth Ministries - Our Boards & Committees - Sunday School - Sunday Worship Services - Pastor Bruce & Family - Pastor Angela Mitchell & Family - Church Staff - Women's Ministries - Young Adult Minisitries

Vacation Bible School - July 6-10, 2015

Join us for VBS...  Everest - Conquering Challenges w/God's Mighty Power
If you are able to help in any way, please contact Kelly Burford or Tammy Cloak

Who: ages 3 to finishing 5th grade
When: July 6 - 10 from 5:30 - 8:00pm 
Closing Program: July 11 @ 5:30pm  with a Pizza & Pool Party from 6:00 - 8:00pm @ the Clarion Pool
Sunday Presentation:  July 12 @ 10am

Registration forms @ the Welcome Center or preregister online www.groupvbspro.com/vbs/ez/lscog

Attendance - 2015

June 7 - Sunday School - 64 and Worship 248

May 10 - Sunday School - 91 and Worship - 239

April 26 - Sunday School - 117  and Worship - 219
April 12 - Sunday School - 96  and Worship - 257 

March 29 - Sunday School - 112 and Worship - 222
March 15 - Sunday School - 80 and Worship - 208
March 8 - Sunday School - 90 and Worship - 211
March 1 - Sunday School - 96 and Worship - 181

February 22 - Sunday School - 98 and Worship - 208

January 25 - Sunday School - 92  and Worship - 205
January 18 - Sunday School - 115  and Worship - 201
January 11 - Sunday School - 103  and Worship - 239
January 4 - Sunday School - 96  and Worship - 190