Monday, August 27, 2012

Wrapping Up A Galaxy Far, Far Away

We want to thank all of you for joining us as we found God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away.  We have enjoyed this semester studying with you.  We hope you have learned a little bit about finding awe in your everyday life with everyday people. 
  • Stephanie's brother will come home this Tuesday.
  • Tiffany's doc report she is hormonally imbalanced. (so she is not crazy and there is a solution.) Medication will help.
  • Tuesday is Heather and Ace's 15 year wedding anniversay.
  • Monday is Stephanie and Jeremy's 1 year wedding anniversary.
  • Heather's book is at the printers!
  • Tiffany's boss is turning away clients cause they are too small but it will take $18,000 to build out. Tiffiany's boss asked team to pray and they steped out on faith. Already received $10,500. Will move in new office Oct 5th
  • Papaw is home!
Prayer Requests:
  • Please pray for Stephanie's baby to come in next couple of days.
  • Rose is interviewing for a supervisor job on Friday.
  • Ace asked for prayer for a coworker's wife, Rebecca. She is only 25 yrs ols and has breast cancer. She is taking agressive treatment over next two weeks. 
  • Tiffany asked for prayer for Connie's grandchild. He just came out of a 29 day medical induced comma. He is 10 yrs old and in Grady's Burn Unit. Will come home Sunday ( yesterday) but has a long road ahead of him.
  • Robert's sister Jennifer is pregnant. 
  • Valerie is looking into becoming a Mary Kay Rep and looking for another part time job.
  • Mark is traveling a lot.  Please pray for traveling graces on him as well as for Chrisha as she keeps up with the kids.
  • Also as we just received word yesterday that Michelle Chastain's grandmother passed away.  Please keep Michelle, Mark, and the entire family in your prayers.
Look for information in the coming weeks for sign-ups for Fall Connect Group.  April will be leading us through 40 Days in the Word.  We will be meeting at the Starnes again on Friday nights at 7:00 p.m.  We hope you will join us starting in mid-October.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Chapters 7 and 8

We will be taking off Friday, August 17th to attend the Back to School Bash at Clark Community Park.  Details are as follows:

Family Ministry will be hosting a Back to School Bash for families at Clark Community Park on Friday, Aug. 17th at 6:00pm. SCC will provide the main dish and we are asking everyone to please bring a side dish to share. Please sign up at http://
for a dish to bring. We will have activities for families and children to engage in like family kick ball and obstacle courses to compete in. There will be inflatables, fellowship, food and fun. Don't miss it!

  • We survived the first week of school.
  • Tiffany and Brian were able to get their chair repaired under warranty.
  • Douglas' seat assignment in school has been changed.
  • Stephanie's "little brother" was saved!  Priase God!

Prayer Requests:
  • Lynn Choate, Jaimi, and Don
  • Please pray for Heather's Papaw's health. 
  • Pray for peace for Roxy as middle school causing her difficulties.
  • Chrisha needs continued prayer for guidance at work.
  • Valerie's health is good so please pray it continues.
  • Prayer for healing for JJ.
  • Please pray for Stephanie to bring baby Ashtyn to full term and have an easy delivery.
  • Pray for Mark as he travels weekly to Ft. Lauderdale.
  • Please pray for Jeremy's work struggles with his manager.
On Friday, August 24th we will wrap up this series with Chapters 7 & 8.  We will continue without doing a full meal so please if you want to bring a dessert to share let me know.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Chapters Six and Seven

We hope everyone had a great first day back at school.  We had a good turn out at the prayer walk yesterday to cover our kids, teachers, and faculty in prayer. 

  • We made it through the week.
  • Tiffany, Brian, and Ashton had good traveling graces.
  • The Starnes also had a "God Moment" when someone gave them $33 towards admission at a water park.  The woman told them it was just a way to have someone have a day of fun on her. 
  • The Salter boys like their teachers.
  • Stephanie has less than a month till she gets to meet precious Ashtyn.
  • We had a great little baby shower.
Prayer Requests:
  • Please pray for Stephanie to have an easy delivery.
  • Please pray for Brian to have steady work.
  • Please keep all the children, teachers, and staff in your prayers as everyone goes back to school.
  • Stephanie's brother is going through some classes that will help him to get through the parole board.  Please pray he is granted release so he can meet his neice very soon.
  • Please keep the Chastain's in your thoughts as they are covered up at work and their schedules are difficult.
  • Good traveling graces for Rose and Skylar.
  • Heather's work.
  • Chrisha's work.
What's Cookin?

NOTHING!  We are going to try to do a light snack and dessert rather than a full meal this week as we are back to school.  If you want to bring a snack or dessert please let me know.

Have a good first week of school and we will see you on Friday!