Sunday, August 18

9:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast – provided by Jean Hedrich.  If you have enjoyed the continental breakfast, please consider volunteering to assist with this ministry by contacting Sylvia Elrod.


Aug. 18 – Jean Hedrich

Aug. 25 – Sherrie Piedimonte

10:00 a.m. Worship Service – Sherrie Piedimonte will be presiding and  Steve Anderson, guest speaker, will be speaking using the theme “Discern Sacredness”.

Sunday, August 25 – In an effort to reach out to our community, Cloyd Dowell, Associate Pastor of Outreach, has planned a FREE ICE CREAM BASH to be held outside in the church parking lot from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (weather permitting)    Invite your family and friends for this fun event.

Thursday, September 5 – We will be hosting an Open House at the church from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for the Streamwood Chamber of Commerce.

Sunday, September 8 – Fall schedule begins with breakfast at 9:15 a.m., Sunday school classes at 9:45 a.m. and worship at 11:00 a.m.

Thursday, September 12 – The Women’s Fellowship, Luncheon and Study will be meeting at the home of Janet Bollow, 513 Morton Street, Batavia at 12:30 p.m.  Linda Meyer will be teaching lesson 12 – Telephone Prayer Chains.  RSVP to Janet so she will know how many will be coming for lunch.

Saturday, September 14 & September 28 – The Young Peacemakers Club will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  If you can volunteer to help, please see John or Kate Kent.

Sunday, September 22 – Congregational Business Meeting to approve budget and leadership for 2020 at 12:15 p.m. (following the 11:00 a.m. worship service).  This meeting should last no more than 45 minutes.    

UPDATING CHURCH DIRECTORY – Jean Hedrich is in the process of updating the church directory.  If any of your contact information has changed, please let her know ASAP.

Passing of Ken Simpson Sunday evening, July 28.  Ken’s memorial service will be Saturday, August 10, 10:00 am, at the Woods Chapel Community of Christ.  The family contacted Blake Smith and asked if he would reach out to leaders in the areas where Ken previously served, asking those leaders to share with their mission center information about Ken’s passing.  As you may know, years ago Ken was assigned and served in this area.  Betty, Ken’s wife, would be glad to receive cards or email messages. Her address is: Betty Simpson, 1917 S Davis Avenue, Independence, MO 64057-2099. Her email is:

CONTRIBUTION UPDATE FROM WORLD CHURCH – Estimated contributions to Worldwide Mission Tithes in June were $900,000.  We are approximately $785,000 behind our goal for the year.  Church leaders continue efforts to manage expenses within available income.


August 1 – Kelly Montana

August 23 – Jim Wertz

August 24 – Donna Doan          

August 27 – Kate Kent

PRAYER REQUESTS – August 18, 2019

Please remember to let Jean Hedrich know when your prayer concerns can be removed from the list.

Miranda – friend of Tyler Betancourt – 24 years old – cancer

Shannon (Sheryl Sawyer’s friend) – cancer

Anna Marie (friend of Robyn Meyer) – constant pain

Arlene (friend of Bill Howard) – suffering from cancer

Bud (brother of Jim Wertz) – prostate cancer

Dan’s mother (co-worker w/Sheryl Sawyers) – mother terminal cancer

Holly & Jenny – co-workers of Lisa Jauch having cancer treatment

Tyler Betancourt

Jimmy (10 years old) – brain tumor

Daisy Perez family – loss of Daisy’s mother, Martha Ruiz

Roger – co-worker of Sheryl Sawyers

Nathan Ford – back problems

Our country – working together for the good of the country

John Rossi – MS and heart issues

Betty Ann (Fred Meyer’s sister) – bowel obstruction

Ann Taylor - cancer pray for husband Rick also

Tracy Meyer Mother-Diane Kapta (Surgery) and Brother Brian (Cancer)

Annette (friend of Linda Meyer) – sister-in-law Susan had massive heart attack – pray for Judy and family

Dan Stoddard – Crohn’s disease

Wanda Slupek – 65 years old with memory loss

Sean & Chris Ashbury – massive stroke (Sean) – left side paralyzed

Lisa Jauch’s friend

Ray (husband of Linda Meyer’s friend) – Cancer throughout body

Fred Meyer – COPD


Bobby – basic training in the Air Force

Nancy Terrance – MS, cancer & tumors

Bill Howard – Linda (CCM) needs housing, broke ankle and taking care of disabled son

Bob Carlson – chronic back pain

Brad Cropper & wife Heather – 4th pacemaker surgery for Brad (infection around heart)

Doug Sawyers – sciatica and knees pain

Ryan Perryman - gallstones

Judy (ex co-worker of Linda Meyer) – suicide of son

Bob Podgorski – cancer treatment

Allen Kent – moved to new nursing home

Jeff Dowell – stomach problems

Cindy Ford – teaching at a new school

Robyn Meyer – carpel tunnel surgery on August 28

Ray Figielski - cancer

Nicci & Adam Morrow – looking for work in San Antonio

Sherrie Piedimonte – migraine headaches