FROM THE ELDERS BOARD
- As we come to the close of the summer we would like to express our deepest thanks to the OEFC Transition Teaching Team that has so ably and faithfully carried the teaching role over these past ever-changing seven months. Thanks to Rob Cave, Michael Elsdon, Jack Knight ,Bill Scarrott, Tim Seim, Ray Wolf and Chris Young. Well done, team!
- We are excited to welcome Rob Cave to his new role as Lead Pastor at OEFC, beginning September 1! A Commissioning Service for Rob will be held on Sunday, September 6 during the morning worship / LiveStream service.
ATTEND OEFC ON SUNDAY
Register HERE for the service on August 30 and plan to arrive by 9:45am. The chairs have been rearranged and we now have room for 120 people to attend the service (last week 70 people signed up). Registration will remain open until Saturday or until the limit is reached. Each person attending needs to register and practice physical distancing. Singing will be allowed for those wearing a mask. The LiveStream will continue to be accessible through the church website.
MISSIONARY OF THE WEEK
Rich & Lynn Peachey, serving with EFCCM in Langley, BC
- Rich's pre-field orientation this week with a missionary couple going to Kenya next month
- Rich as he tries to re-establish reasonable goals for recruitment and mobilization for the fall in the current world situation
- God’s wisdom to determine how HE wants to accomplish The Great Commission and how to keep in step with His work
- Successful and timely completion of their house renovations
VIDEO & LIVESTREAM
- Sundays @ 10am (9:50am for prayer time) "LIVESTREAM" button at www.okotoksefc.ca
- Family resources to go with the Kid's Story on Sunday, August 30 HERE and Kid's Club online (Tuesday nights at 6:30pm; for boys and girls going into Grades 1-6; invite friends to sign up for a craft kit HERE)
Thank you for giving to OEFC! Online or scheduled giving to OEFC can be found HERE; Cash or cheques may be dropped off at the church, T-F 8:30am-4:00pm; Cheques can be mailed to OEFC, 28 Westland Road, Okotoks AB T1S 1T2.
PRAYER & SUPPORT
Prayer Chain requests can be submitted via email [email protected] or phone 403-938-3311. The church office is open T-F 8:30am-4:00pm and staff are available at [email protected] (if you need assistance, have a confidential prayer request for staff only, or just want to talk with someone).