Sunday, October 7th – World Communion Sunday! 

  • 9:30 a.m. – Rev. Dr. Bau Dang’s sermon will be “God’s Message in the Last Days” using the Scripture Hebrews 1:1-4; 2:5-12.  The Chancel Choir will sing God So Loved the World by Stainer.
  • 9:30 a.m. – Samoan Worship will join us in the Sanctuary this Sunday.
  • 9:45 a.m. – New Youth Worship in Room 201.  Come to the Sanctuary at 9:30 then you will move to Room 201 after “Time with Children”
  • 10:45 a.m. – United Methodist Men’s Brunch in Acker Hall.  Everyone is invited to join them for Brunch after worship for a time of food and fellowship.  $5.00 suggested donation.  While you are eating, you are welcome to learn about the November Ballot Measures (see below).
  • 11:00 a.m. – League of Women Voters Ballot Measure Presentation in Acker Hall.  If you need help understanding the November ballot measures for the Tuesday, November 6th General Election, come to this unbiased presentation sponsored by Older Adult Ministries.  Everyone is welcome so invite your friends, family, and neighbors to this informative meeting.  You are welcome to participate in the Brunch (see above) or just come to learn about the Ballot Measures.
  • 7:30 p.m. – Vietnamese  Worship in the Chapel.

Coming Events

  • Sunday, October 14th, 5:00 p.m. – All-Church Harvest Potluck Dinner in Acker Hall.  Congregations Coordinating Council (CCC) is excited to be sponsoring the third annual all-church Harvest Potluck Dinner, with entertainment by each of our worshiping groups.  Everyone, please bring a main dish.  If your last name begins with A-L, please also bring a salad or appetizer; if it begins with M-Z, please also bring a desert.  Tableware and drinks will be provided.  Questions?  Please contact Jackie Gonzales, Mary Lou Ball, Crystal Collino, Binh Dang, Susan Abraham, Ellen Park, or Barbara Tosi.
  • Saturday, November 3rd, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. – Annual Holiday Bazaar in Acker Hall.  Hand crafted treasures for Fall and Winter Holidays.  Jams, Baked Goods, Gifts, Jewelry, Plants, & Vendors.  Holiday Luncheon 10:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., $8.00.  All in a Festive Holiday Atmosphere!  Proceeds to benefit women and children here and around the world.


  • Sock Sunday is October 14thAs we have done each year, we will collect Socks for the Garden Grove Assistance League’s Operation School Bell.  This program provides clothing for children in the Garden Grove Unified School District who would otherwise go without.   You can bring you socks that Sunday or any time before hand to the Church Office.   Thanks for your support!
  • Do you sing?  Play an instrument?  Have a trio, quartet, or other musical group you perform with?  Then we are looking for you!  If you or someone you know would like to provide music for our Worship services please contact H. H. Hanson, or 714-904-0805, to sign up.  We would love to have special music throughout the year!
  • Remember to look for the clipboard, on the counter in the office next to the Flower Calendar book, to sign up to be a Sunday Greeter! Greeters for November at the main door are needed.  Signup in the office on the counter clipboard, or call the office at 714-534-1070.

Upcoming Meetings

  • Tuesday, October 9th, 2:00 p.m. – United Methodist Women Executive Committee Meeting in the Lounge.
  • Wednesday, October 10th, 6:30 p.m. – Staff Parish Relations Committee Meeting in the Conference Room.
  • Wednesday, October 17th, 5:30 p.m. – United Methodist Women General Meeting in the Lounge.  Faye Gregory will do the program about her trip to Cuba.  Dinner will be served first, $6.00 suggested donation.
  • Wednesday, October 24th, 6:30 p.m. – Finance Committee Meeting in the Lounge.
  • Wednesday, November 7th, 7:00 p.m. – Church Council Meeting in the Lounge.
  • Sunday, November 11th, 11:45 a.m. – Worship Commission Meeting in the Conference Room in the Office.
  • Sunday, November 18th, 10:45 a.m. – Charge Conference in Acker Hall.  All paperwork will be due by Monday, October 15th.  More information will be emailed soon.

Hal Colebaugh died on Wednesday, August 22nd.  A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at 3:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary.  A receptions will follow in Acker Hall.


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