Monthly Archives: December 2011

THE BOND THAT UNITES

They came to Milwaukee from around the world – to a birthday party! Two hundred fifty thousand people from Japan, Sweden, New Zealand and from across the United States for the one hundredth anniversary of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle. It was … Continue reading

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December 25, 2011

This week A single service is planned for today with Bible classes starting at 9:30 and worship at 10:45 a.m.  There will be no evening service today. The Southside budget for 2012 is now complete and has been posted on … Continue reading

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December 18, 2011

This week A Picture Day for the picture board is planned today. A Christian Workers’ Meeting is planned for Tuesday starting at 9:00 a.m. A Christmas Hymn sing for everyone is planned for Thursday evening, December 22 at 6:30 in … Continue reading

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A MEMBER IN GOOD STANDING

Recently I participated in the formation of a non-profit group which has been set up to help fund the fine arts department of one of our local high schools. I have devoted time, money, and energy to the establishment and … Continue reading

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December 11, 2011

This week For Praise and Palate this evening, the food theme is Chili Dump and the song theme is the coming of Christ. The Young Singles Devotional planned for December has been canceled. Club 55+ is planning a Christmas Party … Continue reading

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OPEN UP YOUR HEART

In the ancient world pearls were highly prized. In Bible times Jesus metaphorically warned against casting one’s pearls before swine (Matthew 7:6) and related an illustration we call the parable of the pearl of great price (Matthew 13:45). At the … Continue reading

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December 4, 2011

This week Today is First Sunday First Fruits.  Tables are set up in room 9. A men’s study series is planned for the first Tuesday of each month at the building at 6:30 p.m. for a meal preceding the study. … Continue reading

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MY TREE

I walked beneath its boughs, enjoyed the shade it cast, and marveled at its beauty. This was my tree! It was forty years ago. My mind went back to my boyhood. My parents had built a new home at the … Continue reading

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