Schweitzer News – May 28, 2019

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Join us for Schweitzer night at the ballpark this Friday, May 31! We will celebrate Pastor Bob before he retires, and watch him throw out the first pitch. Tickets are $11.00 each, which includes a baseball hat and fireworks after the game. Reserve your spot and purchase tickets at


Thanking Pastor Bob for his leadership and celebrating his retirement

Schweitzer is grateful for Bob and Susan Casady’s leadership, unwavering commitment to God’s word and their love for our community. Come and celebrate Bob’s retirement this Sunday, June 2, with dinner at 5:30 p.m. and a special program at 6:30 p.m. in the Schweitzer Gym.

Reignite your faith and share confidently with others!

Would you like to feel more comfortable talking to people who are struggling in their faith? Would you like to connect better with God? Learn more about how Alpha can help you with just that! Join us on the Alpha journey this summer! June 2 –August 11, 9:40–11:00 a.m., in the Outreach Center Conference Room.

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Learn how to be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to anger. Be able to ask and give effective forgiveness. Come see what Dialog Boot Camp is all about on June 5, from 6:30–8:00 p.m., in the Outreach Center. You can then decide if you will attend each Wednesday, through August 7, and acquire those skills to use at home, work, church, etc.

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It is time for our annual garage sale to help raise money for our Grow To Know Preschool classroom renovations. We are accepting donations on Saturday, June 8, 8:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. in the gym. The sale will be Friday, June 14, 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m., and Saturday, June 15, 7:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.


What a great moment it was this past Sunday, as Pastors Bob and Jim led one last worship together before Jim’s sabbatical and Bob’s retirement.