We need to pray for the men & women who protect us. Our Police & Fire Fighters.
This Sunday we’re taking time in our services to remember & pray for Police Officers, Fire Fighters & their families.
In the wake of the recent tragedies in Seattle & Tacoma where we’ve seen such a terrible loss of life with our frontline public servants, we at New Life Church want to take a moment this Sunday to honor & pray for our Police Officers, Fire Fighters & their families.
Renton, WA December 3, 2009: Sunday, December 6th we will be honoring and praying for the Police Officers and Fire Fighters in our region during our three morning services. All Police & Fire Fighters who are available on Sunday, December 6th are invited to attend any of our morning services in uniform so we can recognize them and pray a blessing on them and their families.
- Sunday services are at 9:00 AM , 10:30 AM, & 12:00 Noon.
- We have fun & exciting childcare for infants, pre-school & elementary kids.
Additionally…Renton Christian School will be keeping their flag at half mast & praying for our Police & Fire Fighters in their classes this week.
We’ll be showing the memorial services live in our chapel on Tuesday, December 8th at 1 PM.
How to participate if you’re a Police Officer or Fire Fighter:
- Attend one of our 3 Sunday morning services and we will recognize all of our local Police & Fire Fighters at the end of the service. Feel free to wear your uniform.
- Go to our website: www.newliferenton.com and click on the Prayer button on our home page. Let us know your needs and we will be praying for you and anything else we can do to help.
- Call our office: 425.226.0880 and leave your prayer request with our receptionist or on our voicemail.
For Questions about our Sunday services and our prayer emphasis for our local Police & Fire Fighters, contact Pastor Loran Lichty – email@example.com or 425.226.0880.
Click here to go to the New Life website. You can download the press release and request prayer.
Let’s never stop praying for those who protect us.
Drew’s friend Mike taking doing some pretty cool stuff on the scooter.
Calibrate, an event to help leaders realign their picture of the Church with Jesus’ picture of the Church, is coming November 15-16. We are hearing about countless leaders who are horribly depressed because they missed the early registration rate on Calibrate. In our tireless efforts to empower leaders we have come up with the perfect solution…a sale.
For one day only, October 16th, save $16 on Calibrate registrations. On October 16, go to www.calibratenw.com to register and you will pay $69 instead of the current price of $85.
This is for one day only – don’t miss it!
More on Calibrate 09? I could type a bunch of stuff about it….just go to the site!
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Click on the link to view Drew’s Summer Video.
It’s cool to live in Seattle because at any given time you might stumble upon one of the coolest coffee shops in the world. Let me introduce you to Fuel Coffee. It’s on 19th about 2 blocks from Republican on Capital Hill. Very cool little shop with really cool people hanging out both inside and outside. Free wi/fi and good coffee. You can’t ask for a much better Wednesday afternoon find. Also, on the same block is the Kingfish Cafe. I’ll blog on that place after I eat there.
What do you love about the city you live in?
Yea, it’s snowing in Seattle. This is about what happens during this season in the Seattle area. We get a few inches of snow and the commute goes crazy. Brenda has been doing a great job navigating the snow. This shot is of Maple Valley Highway on my way into the office today. Not too bad, although right after I shot this picture….it started snowing pretty heavy and covering the road. So I had to put down the iPhone and be more careful. Kids out of school another day? Whatever. As much as I don’t like having to drive around people in the snow (I’m fine with my driving….just don’t like theirs) I do think it’s beautiful.
Did a bunch of doughnuts in the church parking lot on arrival. Now that was fun.
What’s it look like in your neck of the woods?
It’s cool to live in Seattle because that’s where Queensryche is from and I saw them in concert last night at the White River. Awesome Band, Awesome Show, time with 2 good friends. You either love Queensryche or you don’t understand them. No body hates Queensryche.
Why is it cool to live in your town?
I took the kids to the mall last night. This wasn’t just another little visit to the “mall”. It was exploring the new Westfield Southcenter mall in Tukwilla. This is a mall that I’ve been to many times from as far back as the early 70’s. Back when they actually had a grocery store inside and a Payless. They actually had a full size furniture store in that mall. I actually worked there for about a year in a Mexican Restaurant.
The new renovations are amazing. Cool stores, food court, & theater. The mall is so busy that you can hardly find a parking spot. I can only imagine what that place is going to be like at Christmas? Very cool environment. Worth the visit. Funny thing is this, all I’ve got to do to be a cool dad is load up my kids and their friends and take them to the mall for the night. Had lots of fun.
When was the last time you had fun going to the mall?
Last week Brooke & I had dinner with our friends Adam & Amy Ford. They’re pictured here with their cute 2 yr old Tatum. We had a great time eating Papa Johns pizza on a Thursday night. Adam & Amy are going to lead one of our “Just Married” groups this fall. I’m very excited about this because they’re very cool people. Just the fact that I was able to eat dinner with them increases my cool quotient by at least 5. Here are reasons that Adam & Amy are cool:
10. Cool Glasses
9. Cool black T-shirts
8. Cool new car
7. Cool BMW motorcycle
6. Amy reminds me of my cool Sister-in-law ROXX
5. Look at the picture….they’re cool.
4. Related to Erik & Tammie….That’s cool
3. Leading a “just married” small group this fall…..very cool.
2. She’s a therapist…scary cool
1. He works at Starbucks…(angels singing)….totally cool!
Enough of the fun. We had a great time hanging with Adam & Amy. The best part of my job as Grouplife pastor is getting to hang with leaders like Adam & Amy. I’m really looking forward to having them on my team and connecting many couples in community with them. Welcome to the team Adam & Amy.
Who do you know that is cooler than you?
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