Faith UMC Torrance, CA
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Grow Deeper, Go Farther
Please join us for:
  • CPAF Phone Drive - Now thru December
  • Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk - Sunday, October 26, race starts at 9:00 am in Manhattan Beach
  • Family First Night - Saturday, November 1, 5pm
  • Daylight Savings Ends - Sunday, November. 2, 2:00am
  • Membership and Baptism Class - Sunday, November 2 and 9, 12:30pm
  • Logos Bible Study - Tuesday, November 4 and 18, 10:30am
  • Women's Grief Support - Tuesday, November 11, 9:30am
  • God's Sunshine Club - Tuesday, November 11, 10:30am
  • Men's Grief Support - Tuesday, November 11, 11:30am
  • Faith at the Movies - Wednesday, November 12, 11:30am
  • Thanksgiving Sunday - Sunday, November 23, 8:30am and 10:30am
  • Caregivers' Support Group - Monday, November 24, 7:00pm
  • Thanksgiving Holiday Office Hours - Office Closed Thurs., Nov. 27-Fri., Nov. 28
  • Poinsettia Dedications - Due Monday, December 1

CPAF Phone Drive - Now thru December

Turn your old phone into a hopeline! Verizon will donate for every wireless phone and accessory collected to help raise funds to support renovations at their emergency shelter. CPAF is a LA based nonprofit specializing in providing culturally and linguistically sensitive services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence in the Asian Pacific Islander community. There will be a collection box in the narthex. 


Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk - Sunday, October 26, race starts at 9:00am in Manhattan Beach
Walk benefits Special Education program in our SouthBay community! To sign up, go to www.skechersfriendshipwalk.com. For more information, check out the flyer here!

Family First Night - Saturday, November 1, 5:00pm
Family First Nights are designed to help families have a great night of food and games, while spending some quality time together, and getting closer to other families as well. This night is for families of all shapes, sizes, and ages. This month's theme is "Let's Be Grateful." Please RSVP by Wednesday, October 29 to the church office so we can make adequate arrangements for food. Come join us! 

Daylight Savings Ends - Sunday, November 2, 2:00am
Please remember to set your clocks back an hour on Saturday, November 1 before you go to sleep as we "Fall back."

Membership and Baptism Classes - Sunday, November 2 and 9, 12:30pm
If you are interested in being baptized, in becoming a member of Faith UMC, or interested in our introductory class to Christianity, please join us.

Logos Bible Study - Tuesday, November 4 and 18, 10:30am
Please bring your bible, pen, notebook, and an open mind! Everyone is welcome! No experience necessary!

Women's Grief Support - Tuesday, November 11, 9:30am
Join this group of women for support, encouragement and fellowship to help you journey through the difficult life transition of losing a loved one.

God's Sunshine Club - Tuesday, November 11, 10:30am
God’s Sunshine Club is comprised of members who are impacted by loved ones with special needs. Please join us on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 10:30am so that you are not alone in loving family members with special needs.

Men's Grief Support - Tuesday, November 11, 11:30am
Join this group of men for support, encouragement and fellowship to help you journey through the difficult life transition of losing a loved one.

Faith at the Movies - Wednesday, November 12, 11:30am
Starring Jon favreau, Robert Downey Jr., and Scarlett Johansson. A chef who loses his restaurant job starts up a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piercing back together his estranged family. Come join us as we eat a light lunch and watch this movie together! Sign up in Narthex.

Thanksgiving Sunday - Sunday, November 23, 8:30am and 10:30am
Please join us for a special worship service as we give thanks to God by celebrating baptisms, new members, and a dedication of our pledges for 2015. All are welcome! Invite a friend!

Caregivers' Support Group - Monday, November 24, 7:00pm
The mission of the Caregiver Support Group is to provide emotional and spiritual support to adults who are caring for aging parents and spouses. The group also provides resources in the fields of elder care, Alzheimer’s disease, and other end-of-life issues. Small groups enable personal sharing and encouragement. We meet on the 4th Monday of every month and are open to church members as well as members of our community.

Thanksgiving Holiday Office Hours - Office Closed November 27-28
The office will be closed Thursday, November 27 thru Friday, November 28 and will reopen Tuesday, December 2. Have a very Happy Thanksgiving!

Poinsettia Dedications - Due Monday, December 1
Ordering poinsettias for Christmas is a great way to remember dear loved ones who have gone before us, and to help adorn our sanctuary  with beauty during the Christmas season. See the Good News or Narthex for order forms.

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