Bulletin for January 15, 2017
The Parable of the Weeds
24 Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field. 25 But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. 26 When the wheat sprouted and formed heads, then the weeds also appeared.
27 “The owner’s servants came to him and said, ‘Sir, didn’t you sow good seed in your field? Where then did the weeds come from?’
28 “‘An enemy did this,’ he replied.
“The servants asked him, ‘Do you want us to go and pull them up?’
29 “‘No,’ he answered, ‘because while you are pulling the weeds, you may uproot the wheat with them. 30 Let both grow together until the harvest. At that time I will tell the harvesters: First collect the weeds and tie them in bundles to be burned; then gather the wheat and bring it into my barn.’”
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Leader: The Word of the Lord
Ekklesia: Thanks be to God
This week’s worship.
Fences – Movie Matinee today at 4pm
One of our small groups is going to see the 4pm matinee showing of Fences today at Regal North Hills. If you’re interested in seeing the movie, they’d love to have you join them! No need to call or confirm. Just show up outside the entrance to Regal North Hills at 3:45pm today.
New Thursday AM Women’s Small Group
Starting January 26, 9:30 am, Beth Belford is hosting a new weekly women’s small group at her home in SW Raleigh. The group is kid-friendly but not just for moms—all ladies welcome! No specific agenda. No homework. Just come hang out 🙂 Coffee & snacks provided. Got questions? Contact [email protected].
Men’s HOCKEY NIGHT February 3 • 7:30pm
About a dozen men have already claimed tickets but we’ve got more! This is, of course, about much more than just a hockey game. It’s about friendship and camaraderie and overpriced concession food! Tailgating starts at 6pm. Puck drops at 7:30pm. Tickets are $25. Talk to Bob Patterson or Pastor Curtis.