Maintenance For Marriage Class At Christ United Methodist

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

A Preventive Maintenance for Marriage class at Christ United Methodist Church, 8645 East Brainerd Road, will be led by Roger Medlin Jan. 15-Feb.5 from 6-7 p.m. in Room M-5. Just as cars need a check-up, so do marriages. The four-week study will take a lighthearted approach to marriage maintenance with no homework required and no one will be put on the spot.

Couples with kids are invited to join the Crazy Love Sunday School class Sunday at 10 a.m. in A-4. They enjoy good Bible study, class fellowships, and service projects. Start the new study, Nehemiah: The Courage to Face Opposition on Jan. 12. Contact Cindy Pectol for information 600-0031. 

The next meeting of the Book Review Group will be Sat., Jan. 18, at 8 a.m. in the Adult Building, Room A-13. The book is "I Have Loved You" by Cynthia Heald. If you would like the book ordered contact Becky Hall at 892-9363.


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