Fourth day followup will be Tuesday November 13, 6:30 pm at The Church at Stone River in Decatur ( 3014 Danville Road Southwest) We will share a potluck meal, hear from the pilgrims of Walk #33.

Board elections will be held at the Tuesday November 13 gathering. If you feel called to serve on the board, please talk to any current board member or Bill Crouch, the Lay Director for 2019. If you would like to nominate someone, discuss with them NOW so that they may pray about it and be prepared for the election on November 13. Please keep this new board and our community in your prayers as we move into 2019.

Upcoming walks: Pilgrim applications are being received NOW for 2019 walks. Share these dates early so people can mark it on their calendar:

June 27-30, 2019 Men’s Walk
Lay Director is Tom Lamb

October 24-27, 2019 Women’s Walk

February 27-March 1, 2020 Men’s Walk

August 27-30, 2020 Women’s Walk

Agape For the Ladies Walk

Don’t forget we need AGAPE have you made some or maybe you are running behind. Let Nancy Slaton 256-724-2676 know. It isn’t to late to make Agape and remember to be in prayer the dates are: November 8-11

The reminder is that there will be no meeting tomorrow – Thursday October 18th. The date was changed this month. </p>

It is the real beginning of Fall and the weather has cooled down. So just a thought for the day in this time of Fall Harvest – “What “fruit” do I want others to see in me today?”

Yes, it is cooling down and Fall is going to be here finally. Time to remind everyone about the Fall Events just around the corner:

November Community Events for Women’s walk #33

November 3 Commissioning of walk team at Forrest Chapel United Methodist.  Time TBA.  All members of the community are encouraged to come and be in prayer for the team.

November 8 Walk Sendoff at 6:30 pm, Benedictine Sisters Retreat Center

November 10 Candlelight at 7:45 p.m.

November 11 Closing at 4:15 p.m.

November 13 Fourth Day, 6:30 pm Church at Stone River

“Yes that is right Saturday morning for Gathering!” 

Our October gathering will be Saturday, October 6 8:30 am at Forrest Chapel United Methodist in Hartselle

We will begin with breakfast and have orientation and training for all persons serving on the walk.  Servant team committees will meet as well.  So, if you are serving in any capacity, plan to be there.

We have 16 pilgrims signed up for our November Walk 33!!  It is time to celebrate!!  This is the minimum number needed for the walk to proceed. So, now let’s put it over the top. Please be in prayer for that person that God had put on your heart. Please send in your applications right away as space is limited.

The Eye Of The Storm

Another weekend will start in a few hours and we will all be free to engage in those wonderful weekend activities we love. Take a minute to remember the people on the east coast in the “eye of the storm.” Say a prayer for them….

Come learn all the details about sponsorship at our next community gathering on Thursday, September 20, 6:30 pm.  Bring a covered dish to share at the Church at Stone River in Decatur.  This is an opportunity to learn what’s needed before, during and after a walk to sponsor a pilgrim.  We will also discuss any available servant opportunities for the women’s walk, celebrate communion and pray for the pilgrims and team of the upcoming women’s walk.