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Scripture for October 2018:

October 7, 2018 (Communion will be served)
Job 1:1, 2:1-10; Psalm 26;
Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12; Mark 10:2-16

October 14th 
Job 25:1-9, 16-17; Psalm 22:1-15;
Hebrews 4:12-16; Mark 10:17-31

October 21st
Job 39:1-7, 34-41; Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35; 
Hebrews 5:1-10; Mark 10:35-45

October 28th
Job 42:1-6, 10-17; Psalm 34:1-18, 19-22;
Hebrews 7:23-28; Mark 10:46-52

This week . . .  November 4th to November 11, 2018

Our next Taize-Inspired Gathering will be on Sunday, December2, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.  Join us for an hour of meditation, prayer, scripture, and music in the style of Taize.  Communion will be served - ALL are welcomed at the Table.

This Week ...​
Sunday, November 11th at 9:30 a.m. - Worship! 
Sunday, November 11th at 11:15 a.m. - "Unafraid" small group study will take place in Chapel Lounge - this is our last session.  All are invited to take part.

Upcoming Events ... 
​Staring Sunday, October 7th at approximately 11:00 a.m. and taking place each Sunday through November 11th - "Unafraid" small group study begins.  Pastor and bestselling author Adam Hamilton shows us how we can escape the echo chamber of anxiety and dread.  With insight, intention and faith, we can learn to overcome what oppresses us, and live with courage and hope.  Unafraid will take place on Sundays at 11:15 a.m. beginning on October 7th and continuing through November 11th (no class on Sunday, October 21st).  Please email "" if you would like to participate and reserve a copy of the Unafraid book.  Books are $13.00, but no one will be turned away for a lack of funds.

Sunday, November 18th after worship - Thanksgiving Gathering!  We will gather after worship on the 18th and share a Thanksgiving meal together.  The main dish will be provided, and you are invited to bring a side dish, a dessert or beverages.  Please RSVP by Thursday, November 8th by emailing Pastor Lyda at  The sign up sheet for potluck items will be available before and after worship.

Queer Faith? Unsure of where God and your LGBTQ identity intersect?  On the second Tuesday of each month, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Hollywood UMC hosts an interfaith discussion group for youth and young adults at Art Gallery @ The Village, 1125 N. McCadden Place, 90038.  For more info, contact Rev. Denyse Barnes at
7400 Osage Avenue, Los Angeles, CA  90045, (310) 649-6267
Messy Church has changed!  Messy Church will no longer meet every month, but will offer Messy Church special events.  Check back here for the date of the next Messy Church experience.