Prayer:

Pray for the Farrell family as Robb’s cousin Barbe recently passed away.


Continue to pray for health concerns of Sharon Ritter’s sister, Shirley Blotkamp, Buck Herhei, Jim Braun’s sister, Janeen Tracy, Paula Webb’s brother, Dale and Mike Schafer’s mother. Pray for the health of a friend to Kyle Russell, Megan Davies. Kyle’s family attended FC & Kyle is now in school @ Salisbury U. & involved with FCA.


Continue to pray that many of our Junior / Senior High young people will be able to attend Camp Areté this July. Thank the Lord for this wonderful opportunity and for the impact it had on those who attended last year. Learn more here.


One of our missionaries, Richard Kiser, an evangelist with a musical emphasis, is in need of financial help. Because of hearing loss he is experiencing, and health issues with his wife, he is having to cut back on his ministry. If you would like to help you may send your gift to Richard. This would be a great encouragement to him. Please contact the Chapel Office for his address.


Pray for those devastated by flood waters in the mid-west. Thank the Lord for Samaritan’s Purse as this ministry goes into situations such as this to give help and hope. Pray for those in California and elsewhere who have been devastated by fires, floods and other disasters. Pray the Lord will comfort survivors, strengthen firefighters and other first responders, and draw many into a relationship with His Son in the midst of these tragedies.


Pray for our new Ministry year, for God’s direction and blessing.


Pray for the salvation of family and friends for whom you are concerned.


Continue to pray for President Donald Trump and all who have authority over us, that we might lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and reverence.


Pray for the peace of Jerusalem.


Pray for Christians all over the world who are being persecuted and are suffering for their faith in the Lord Jesus.


Pray for the ministries of Fellowship Chapel: Discovery Time, Life Discipling Groups, Awana, Young Adult, Shepherding, Churchtime Ministry, VBS, Scripture Adventure, Family Life Fellowship Ministry, Caring for Others Ministry, Health Care Ministry.


Pray for the missionaries and missionary organizations supported by the Chapel: Chris and Sandy Mikesh with Awana; Grace Mission to the World; Richard Kiser.; Jimmy Davis; Ron Powell with True Life; Iranian Church of Atonement; Larry and Di Mathews with Wycliffe; Birthright; John and Sharon Metzger with Ariel Ministries; World Hope (Honduras); Chafer Theological Seminary; Sean Husemann with True Life; Dan and Heidi Wright with World Team; Scott and Lynn Jackson with THRIVE Leadership Foundation; Evangelical Institute.


Pray for the young men and women in the armed forces, from our own families and loved ones, who are serving our country: Daniel Lightfoot, Josh Lewis, Travis Lewis, Nicholas Soyk, Hugh Rich, Ryan Wainwright.


Pray for our Elders and Deacons. Thank the Lord for each one as they minister to us here at Fellowship Chapel.


Fellowship Chapel Prayer Chain: Contact Carol Clough with your prayer requests by calling 410.836.7784.


Thanksgiving:

Dear Fellowship Chapel,

Thank you so much for the incredible generosity, warm hospitality, and loving kindness you all have shown our Classical Conversations Community! We are so thankful to you for allowing us to use your facilities. Your phenomenal graciousness and generosity blows us away!

May God continue to bless this church abundantly!

Praising His Name,
Classical Conversations Families


Thank the Lord for Bill and Barb Hill’s recent testimony of God’s goodness!


Thank the Lord for the opportunity our Junior / Senior High young people have to attend Camp Areté this July. Pray many will be able to go..


Thank the Lord for all who participated in ‘Beautification Day’ & made the outside around FC truly beautiful!


Dear Pastor Mike & Fellowship Family,

You continue to be wind beneath our wings! Thank you for your faithful support toward us and our ministry.
We are so encouraged to have you in our lives.

Sincerely,
Scott & Lynn Jackson

‘Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.’
I Thessalonians 5:11


Thank you church!

Your gifts and prayers have helped us impact so many lives! Even more now with our increased offices! Thank you sincerely.

Love,
Ron and True Life Staff


Dear Mike & the Fellowship Family,

WOW! What an amazing send-off luncheon for Vin. Thank you for generously opening the church for us & planning and executing such a fabulous huge spread! Above and beyond anything we could have imagined! It was all delicious and a complete delight! To have Vin’s last ‘party’ down here in the place where our Christian journey began was too wonderful & perfect. Thank you for your love, thoughts, prayers & very generous sharing of the church & people to serve us and our family. Truly a blessing!

Abiding in His love,
Marsha (Sabatino)


Thanking Abba for you and your continued financial and prayer support that allows me the privilege to disciple others in the truth of Jesus as LIFE!

For His glory,
Sean (Husemann) with True Life


Thank the Lord for the blessings of the recent Christmas events at Fellowship Chapel, not only to us, as a congregation, but also to the surrounding community.


Birthright would like to thank Fellowship Chapel for your generous monthly donations. We appreciate your thoughtfulness and generosity towards the ministry of Birthright. Be assured that 100% of your donation will go to the service and operation of helping women facing a crisis pregnancy.

God bless you!
Anne Bowman
Birthright Volunteer


Dear Fellowship Chapel,

Thank you so much for your generous monthly gift to the training program of Chafer Theological Seminary.

We value your participation in this vital effort, and truly could not do this without your support! Your contribution will continue to promote the equipping of believers for the work of the ministry.

In the riches of His grace,
Andy Woods, President


Thank the Lord for our Harford County ‘first responders’ – pray for their safety. Pray for everyone affected by the tragic events of recent weeks.


Thank the Lord for our Discovery Time teachers; for their faithfulness in teaching the truth of God’s Word each Sunday.


Thank the Lord for the 38 years the Lord has been faithful in His care over and blessing of Fellowship Chapel in the Jarrettsville community.


Congratulations:

Congratulations to Josh and Maggie Kenley who were united in marriage on December 8. Pastor Mike and Pam are the happy parents of Josh.


Chapel News:

Next Sunday, May 19 – Immediately following church service, Family Life’s class picnic at Tim & Fon’s house in Cecil County. Please bring side dish or dessert.


We will be honoring our 2019 High School / College graduates on Sunday, June 2. Please let the Chapel Office know if there is a 2019 graduate in your family!


Sunday May 5, Melissa Eyler gave a short testimony of her family being miraculously rescued from the ocean. Her original 2010 testimony was recorded and is available on CD. If you would like a copy, put your request in the basket on the Information Table.


There is a need for a Discovery Time Teacher for ages 2-5. If you are interested in helping with this ministry, please contact the Chapel Office.


FYI – If needed, we have hearing devices available for use during services. They can be picked up at the sound booth.


Books on the table at the front of the auditorium are free for the taking. In a few weeks any that are left will be sent to a book ministry.


Several of our members are unable to attend services on a regular basis including Sherry Scheihing and Dorothy Dawson. If you would like to send a card to let them know you’re thinking of them, please contact the Chapel Office for addresses.


Copies of ‘Names of Jesus – Portraits of Christ’ and ‘Who Am I In Christ’ plus ‘Scripture Prayers’ are available on the Information Table. Pastor Mike spoke about these resources / topics just recently.


During our Baptism Service, Pastor Mike read ‘A Disciple of Christ‘, that had been read at the funeral for Paul Erspamer. Copies of it are available on the Information Table.


Chafer Theological Seminary registration for the spring term and self-paced classes is on-going. If interested you can contact them @ info@chafer.edu or visit http://chafer.edu/. Classes began the week of January 28th.


Charles Clough has alerted us about two great reports on recent discoveries concerning ‘digital addiction’ among young people that parents need to check on. Digital addiction can be as dangerous to mental and physical health as drug and alcohol addictions. Find the reports here:

It’s ‘digital heroin’: How screens turn kids into psychotic junkies, and

Dr. Marc Siegel: Smartphones really are dangerous for our kids (they put them at risk for suicide and more)
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Chafer Seminary sends us this reminder:
As a supporting partner church, we just want to remind you that members of your congregation can take classes with us TUITION-FREE! The only expense is any required textbooks, and a $30 registration fee per term. All tuition costs are waived, because of your faithful support of Chafer and our school / ministry. Please note there is a limit of 2 classes at a time, per student. We encourage anyone interested in taking classes to visit our website, www.chafer.edu for more info, and get registered!


Extra copies of the handout, ‘Jesus, Name Above All Names, are available on the Information Table. Take one for yourself or for anyone you would like to give it to.


Extra copies of the handout, ‘Making r12 a Way of Living‘ are available on the Information Table. Take one for yourself or for anyone you would like to give it to.


The following ministries have a need for help:

Discovery Time Teachers – If you feel the Lord leading you to help, contact Dave or Dawn Cornwell. 410.357.4563 or dawndave@netzero.com.

Churchtime Nursery Workers – If you feel the Lord leading you to help in this area, contact Jen Trimble. 443.299.9765 or jentrimble1@gmail.com.


Fellowship Chapel has a ROBO CALL implantation to facilitate getting important info out to the Chapel family. If you have not been receiving those calls but would like to, please let the Chapel office know.


January 22, 2019, ‘Sanctity of Human Life’ Tuesday, marked 46 years since the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision to legalize abortion. Pray for reversal of this decision as we have a new administration..