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August 28, 2020

 

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First Christian Church of San Marcos

exists to lead people into a growing relationship

with Jesus Christ!

 

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Join us this Sunday on FACEBOOK

look for the red "live" button.

Or on our website @ fcc-sm.org

Sermon title

"What Jesus said about . . . Love your enemies - Part 1."

at 10:30 am

Music will begin @10:15.

See you Sunday!

 

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The ultimate measure of a person is not where they stand in moments of comfort and convenience but where they stand in times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

 

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This Sunday we wrap up our

Community Focus Series

with an interview with Ruben Garza, Director

of Southside Community Center. Southside is committed

to improving the living conditions and personal dignity of

those in need in San Marcos and Hays County.

 

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Youth Group • • • MASKED!!!

 

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Our Youth met for the first time in person

AND

it was a success!

Everyone was happy for the community/relational time together and we can't wait to do it again in

2 weeks - September 9 - from 5:30 to 6:30

 

The Youth will meet NEXT Wednesday, Sept. 2

via Zoom !!!

5:30 - 6:30

 

Also Shawn & Nikki will be meeting in

person with each youth over the next 2 months.

They will be taking dinner and a

back to school care package to each youth!

 

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COVID-19 Testing in Hays County

Below is a list of medical facilities in Hays County where testing for COVID-19 is taking place. Most of the facilities below are not drive-up/drive-thru testing sites, although a few sites offer that service.

If you are a patient at one of the facilities listed below, your physician will be able to assist you with a health screening and may recommend a COVID-19 test based on that assessment.

To receive a health screening, please contact your primary care physician or call the

Hays County COVID-19 Hotline at

512.393.5525

between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. (closed from 12-1 p.m.)

Monday through Friday. Spanish speakers will be available.

Individuals may be able to be tested even

without showing symptoms.

 

Hays County Sites for COVID-19 Testing

Austin Regional Clinic – Buda

3420 FM 967, Suite B-100

Buda, Texas 78610

512.295.1608

Note: Teledoc patients may be referred to Kyle clinic for test

 

Austin Regional Clinic – Dripping Springs

27600 Ranch Road 12, Building 1

Dripping Spring, Texas 78620

512.829.9118

 

Austin Regional Clinic – Kyle

4100 Everett Street, Suite 400

Kyle, Texas 78640

512.295.1333

 

Baylor Scott & White

5330 Overpass Road

Buda, TX 78610

 

BSWHealth.com/SafeCare

Care Now Urgent Care

301 N. Guadalupe, Suite 144

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.960.2545

 

FastMed

135 Bunton Rd

Kyle, TX 78640

512.268.2068

 

Kyle ER & Hospital (Offers drive-up testing)

5615 Kyle Center Dr.

Kyle, Texas 78640

512.504.9950

 

Live Oak Health Partners Community Clinic

401 Broadway

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.805.5650

 

Live Oak Walk-In

1320 Wonder World Drive, #101

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.396.3911

 

MedPost Urgent Care

155 Wonder World Drive

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.738.8334

 

My Emergency Room 24/7

2810 South IH 35

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.234.1081

 

Premier ER and Urgent Care

(Drive-thru offered; need a referral)

1509 N. IH 35

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.648.6188

NOTE: this list is current as of August 25 and is subject to change;

it does not include private physicians or practices that may also

offer testing to their patients.

 

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This week at First Christian

Adult Bible Study - Linda Vetters @9:30 am Sunday on Zoom

Sunday Worship @ 10:30 am on Facebook or @ fcc-sm.org

Pastor on the Porch - Friday @ 10:00 am

Informal meeting with Pastor Gregory Ross on zoom

 

Coming Soon!

Parking lot Communion Service

September 20 - 6:30 pm

Save the date and more info will be coming soon!

 

How Can We Pray for You?

If you wish Prayer for any reason send your request to fcc@fcc-sm.org

place "Prayer Request" in the subject line -

our staff & team will pray for you.

Please pray for these.

Mildred Scott; Kerry Groh-Brown; Amber Munn; Mary Skidmore; Tracy Wilson; Olga Gerhart; Maren Kay Milam; Charles Cobb;

Kathy Kunchick; SMPD; Vicki Roberts; David Voight; Dawn Jester; Susan Pruett; Carolyn Scott; Jackie Cable; Judy Deforest; Bert Cobb; Kathy Smith; Dorothy McLendon; Jean English; Honey Cuellar; Mary Tijerina; Dawn Shank; David Warren; Coy Rowdon;

Ellen & Manfred Kremkus; Richard McDaniel; Robert Volk;

Melissa and Brett; Martinez extended family;

Patrick McGuire; Judy Ritchie;

 

FCC Directory IS Available

under the MEMBER TAB @ fcc-sm.org

The new directory has been posted

on the website at www.fcc-sm.org in the member tab in pdf

form for download. If you prefer a printed copy, you can either download it and print it at home, or

contact the church at fcc@fcc-sm.org and you can receive a hard copy by mail. Be sure to confirm your mailing address.

 

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COME ZOOM WITH US

Disciples Men's Retreat

Have you SAVED THE DATE?

September 19th, 9:00am

 

On September 19, 2020, the Disciples Men of the Southwest Region will CONNECT via ZOOM to come together as we have done for many years in the month of September! Although the “distancing” concerns have caused us to cancel the Annual Retreat at Lake Brownwood that was scheduled for September 18-20, 2020, we can still CONNECT and FELLOWSHIP by ZOOMing with other Disciples Men from across the Southwest Region. The ZOOM meeting will last about two and a half hours and include:

 

Keynote Address from Rev. Don Wilson

2020 Mission Project Report

Roundtable Discussion on

“Doing Ministry in a Covid-19 World”

 

Do NOT let the date slip by without CONNECTING with Disciples Men you might have been able to meet or those men you only see once a year at Brownwood!!

Register for the event at the following link: Registration link will be provided in an e-mail in the very near future. You will be able to donate to the 2021 Mission Project via credit card during the registration process!

First time to use Zoom? No worries. Join Danny Housewright (469-265-9198, djhousewright@msn.com) for a practice Zoom call on Monday, September 14th, from 7:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. Zoom call link is https://us02web.zoomus/j/84146479344.

Instructions for using Zoom will also be provided.

 

Note: We believe those of you who do not have or want to use a computer or a Cell Phone will be able to call in via a normal telephone call and only have audio during this meeting.

SEE YOU ON ZOOM!

 

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Food Bank Donations

UPDATE

So far this year our church has given

over 18,750 pounds.

Our goal is 20,000!! - Thank You!

 

You can send Food Bank donations to

FCC marked "Food Bank"

or mail checks directly to the Food Bank

220 Herndon St,

San Marcos, TX 78666

OR go to their website at www.haysfoodbank.org

 

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Your giving allows us to sustain our worship & service.

We encourage all of you who call FCC home to continue to give faithfully and prayerfully. This is a time to lean

forward in mission and ministry and we

thank you for your continued generosity.

 

Ways to Give

 

1. Mail a check or money order:

First Christian Church

3105 Ranch Road 12

San Marcos, TX 78666

ATTN RAE

 

2. Make a donation online:

https://www.fcc-sm.org/give

 

3. Use the drop box:

in the office door mail slot.

 

4. Set up automatic payments

from your bank account:

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August 28, 2020

 

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First Christian Church of San Marcos

exists to lead people into a growing relationship

with Jesus Christ!

 

https://files.constantcontact.com/629dfd59701/b8ebdad3-cd20-4cd4-967c-e1d8d055738e.jpg

 

Join us this Sunday on FACEBOOK

look for the red "live" button.

Or on our website @ fcc-sm.org

Sermon title

"What Jesus said about . . . Love your enemies - Part 1."

at 10:30 am

Music will begin @10:15.

See you Sunday!

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

The ultimate measure of a person is not where they stand in moments of comfort and convenience but where they stand in times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

https://files.constantcontact.com/629dfd59701/62762d2e-390a-4c98-9e99-43929bab7eb1.jpg

 

This Sunday we wrap up our

Community Focus Series

with an interview with Ruben Garza, Director

of Southside Community Center. Southside is committed

to improving the living conditions and personal dignity of

those in need in San Marcos and Hays County.

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

Youth Group • • • MASKED!!!

 

https://files.constantcontact.com/629dfd59701/29128e0d-bb00-4bf4-8c36-adcf31dd37e1.jpg

 

Our Youth met for the first time in person

AND

it was a success!

Everyone was happy for the community/relational time together and we can't wait to do it again in

2 weeks - September 9 - from 5:30 to 6:30

 

The Youth will meet NEXT Wednesday, Sept. 2

via Zoom !!!

5:30 - 6:30

 

Also Shawn & Nikki will be meeting in

person with each youth over the next 2 months.

They will be taking dinner and a

back to school care package to each youth!

 

https://files.constantcontact.com/629dfd59701/acafa46c-6b13-4484-b98e-e385b9bd252e.jpg

 

COVID-19 Testing in Hays County

Below is a list of medical facilities in Hays County where testing for COVID-19 is taking place. Most of the facilities below are not drive-up/drive-thru testing sites, although a few sites offer that service.

If you are a patient at one of the facilities listed below, your physician will be able to assist you with a health screening and may recommend a COVID-19 test based on that assessment.

To receive a health screening, please contact your primary care physician or call the

Hays County COVID-19 Hotline at

512.393.5525

between 8 a.m.-3 p.m. (closed from 12-1 p.m.)

Monday through Friday. Spanish speakers will be available.

Individuals may be able to be tested even

without showing symptoms.

 

Hays County Sites for COVID-19 Testing

Austin Regional Clinic – Buda

3420 FM 967, Suite B-100

Buda, Texas 78610

512.295.1608

Note: Teledoc patients may be referred to Kyle clinic for test

 

Austin Regional Clinic – Dripping Springs

27600 Ranch Road 12, Building 1

Dripping Spring, Texas 78620

512.829.9118

 

Austin Regional Clinic – Kyle

4100 Everett Street, Suite 400

Kyle, Texas 78640

512.295.1333

 

Baylor Scott & White

5330 Overpass Road

Buda, TX 78610

 

BSWHealth.com/SafeCare

Care Now Urgent Care

301 N. Guadalupe, Suite 144

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.960.2545

 

FastMed

135 Bunton Rd

Kyle, TX 78640

512.268.2068

 

Kyle ER & Hospital (Offers drive-up testing)

5615 Kyle Center Dr.

Kyle, Texas 78640

512.504.9950

 

Live Oak Health Partners Community Clinic

401 Broadway

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.805.5650

 

Live Oak Walk-In

1320 Wonder World Drive, #101

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.396.3911

 

MedPost Urgent Care

155 Wonder World Drive

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.738.8334

 

My Emergency Room 24/7

2810 South IH 35

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.234.1081

 

Premier ER and Urgent Care

(Drive-thru offered; need a referral)

1509 N. IH 35

San Marcos, Texas 78666

512.648.6188

NOTE: this list is current as of August 25 and is subject to change;

it does not include private physicians or practices that may also

offer testing to their patients.

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

This week at First Christian

Adult Bible Study - Linda Vetters @9:30 am Sunday on Zoom

Sunday Worship @ 10:30 am on Facebook or @ fcc-sm.org

Pastor on the Porch - Friday @ 10:00 am

Informal meeting with Pastor Gregory Ross on zoom

 

Coming Soon!

Parking lot Communion Service

September 20 - 6:30 pm

Save the date and more info will be coming soon!

 

How Can We Pray for You?

If you wish Prayer for any reason send your request to fcc@fcc-sm.org

place "Prayer Request" in the subject line -

our staff & team will pray for you.

Please pray for these.

Mildred Scott; Kerry Groh-Brown; Amber Munn; Mary Skidmore; Tracy Wilson; Olga Gerhart; Maren Kay Milam; Charles Cobb;

Kathy Kunchick; SMPD; Vicki Roberts; David Voight; Dawn Jester; Susan Pruett; Carolyn Scott; Jackie Cable; Judy Deforest; Bert Cobb; Kathy Smith; Dorothy McLendon; Jean English; Honey Cuellar; Mary Tijerina; Dawn Shank; David Warren; Coy Rowdon;

Ellen & Manfred Kremkus; Richard McDaniel; Robert Volk;

Melissa and Brett; Martinez extended family;

Patrick McGuire; Judy Ritchie;

 

FCC Directory IS Available

under the MEMBER TAB @ fcc-sm.org

The new directory has been posted

on the website at www.fcc-sm.org in the member tab in pdf

form for download. If you prefer a printed copy, you can either download it and print it at home, or

contact the church at fcc@fcc-sm.org and you can receive a hard copy by mail. Be sure to confirm your mailing address.

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

COME ZOOM WITH US

Disciples Men's Retreat

Have you SAVED THE DATE?

September 19th, 9:00am

 

On September 19, 2020, the Disciples Men of the Southwest Region will CONNECT via ZOOM to come together as we have done for many years in the month of September! Although the “distancing” concerns have caused us to cancel the Annual Retreat at Lake Brownwood that was scheduled for September 18-20, 2020, we can still CONNECT and FELLOWSHIP by ZOOMing with other Disciples Men from across the Southwest Region. The ZOOM meeting will last about two and a half hours and include:

 

Keynote Address from Rev. Don Wilson

2020 Mission Project Report

Roundtable Discussion on

“Doing Ministry in a Covid-19 World”

 

Do NOT let the date slip by without CONNECTING with Disciples Men you might have been able to meet or those men you only see once a year at Brownwood!!

Register for the event at the following link: Registration link will be provided in an e-mail in the very near future. You will be able to donate to the 2021 Mission Project via credit card during the registration process!

First time to use Zoom? No worries. Join Danny Housewright (469-265-9198, djhousewright@msn.com) for a practice Zoom call on Monday, September 14th, from 7:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. Zoom call link is https://us02web.zoomus/j/84146479344.

Instructions for using Zoom will also be provided.

 

Note: We believe those of you who do not have or want to use a computer or a Cell Phone will be able to call in via a normal telephone call and only have audio during this meeting.

SEE YOU ON ZOOM!

 

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Food Bank Donations

UPDATE

So far this year our church has given

over 18,750 pounds.

Our goal is 20,000!! - Thank You!

 

You can send Food Bank donations to

FCC marked "Food Bank"

or mail checks directly to the Food Bank

220 Herndon St,

San Marcos, TX 78666

OR go to their website at www.haysfoodbank.org

 

https://imgssl.constantcontact.com/letters/images/1101116784221/S.gif

 

Your giving allows us to sustain our worship & service.

We encourage all of you who call FCC home to continue to give faithfully and prayerfully. This is a time to lean

forward in mission and ministry and we

thank you for your continued generosity.

 

Ways to Give

 

1. Mail a check or money order:

First Christian Church

3105 Ranch Road 12

San Marcos, TX 78666

ATTN RAE

 

2. Make a donation online:

https://www.fcc-sm.org/give

 

3. Use the drop box:

in the office door mail slot.

 

4. Set up automatic payments

from your bank account: