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Services this Week
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CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY: This Sunday, Pastor Scott Hoag will be sharing part 4 of his new sermon series called “Discerning the Voice of God.” The title of this week’s message is “What Now?” Our service time is 10 a.m. Nursery preschool and Children’s Church are provided. We are located at 17900 Comconex Road. If you would like more information about our church and its activities you can call the church office at 825-1220 or check out our new and improved website at

PRESBYTERIAN: Please join Manteca Presbyterian Church this Sunday for Pastor Wendy Warner’s sermon “Get in the Picture! Choose Your Pose.” Music Minister Anne Talcott will be leading the Praise Team at the beginning of the service as well as directing the choir in the anthem, “Locus iste.” We would also like to invite you to stay and join us for refreshments in the fellowship Hall immediately following the service. Manteca Presbyterian Church is located at 275 North Main street. For further information please call 239-3159.

CALVARY COMMUNITY: Please join us this Sunday for our message, “The Six Point Whammy for Economic Survival.” Times are tough. Learn Biblical principles about grace, being good stewards, and God’s faithfulness.

Calvary offers four Sunday services at 8:30, 9:45 and 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. with children’s programs running at parallel times. Sign language is offered at the 9:45 a.m. service at the front left side of the Worship Center.

Easily accessible from any direction in the valley (from Interstate 5 or Highway 99, Lathrop Road exits), Calvary is located at 815 West Lathrop Road. For more information, contact the church office at 239-1345 or www.calvarymanteca,org.

FIRST BAPTIST: Bible Land Festival (alternative to Halloween): Saturday, October 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. This is for toddlers through children in 6th grade (other family members are welcome also.) The theme this year is “The Life of Jesus.” There will be game booths, a bounce house, carpet ball, bowling, cake walk, a maze, food, etc. There is no charge for admission. We will have food at our Loaves and Fishes Cafe (hot dogs, nachos, pumpkin pie cake, hot chocolate, and hot apple cider. There will be water, coffee and punch available for everyone. Each child will get a Treat Bag when they enter and candy is given out at each game booth. We look forward to seeing you.

We invite you to come visit us Sunday. Pastor Theo Pope will bring the message. Our Sundays begin with Sunday school at 9 a.m. and there are a variety of classes. Pastor David Halla has a Sunday School class titled, “The World of Error.” We have childcare for infants through 4 years old. One of our Bible studies is on Sunday at 5 p.m. in the Keenager classroom (studying the Baptist Faith and Message.)

Our College/ Career Class meet at 6 p.m. for a meal and then have Bible study. The adults are studying the book of Revelation on Thursdays at 7 p.m. Saturdays at 9 a.m. is when the men meet for prayer. On the 3rd Saturday of the month, the men meet at 7:30 a.m. for a Men’s Breakfast and Bible study. Call the church office for the locations. We welcome you to join us for our Bible studies and prayer time.
The food and clothing ministry is on Sundays at 12:15 p.m. (after our morning service.) If you are in need of food and/ or clothing, please call the church to make an appointment.

The “Blackwood Gospel Quartet” is coming to our church on Friday, Dec. 4 at 7 p.m. If you like Southern Gospel Music, you will enjoy them. More information will be available soon.

If you want to find out more information regarding any of our activities, please call First Baptist Church at 823-1781. The days and hours we are open are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. or 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays change every other week. You may also visit our website at Prior messages may be listened to on this website. First Baptist Church is located at 715 E. North Street.

ST. PAUL’S UNITED METHODIST: St. Paul’s United Methodist Church will worship this Sunday at 10 a.m. in the church sanctuary located at 910 East North Street. This Sunday is All Saints Sunday and Pastor Brandon Austin will be preaching a sermon titled “All Saints” using Luke 6:20-31.  Lisa Brown will lead the younger children in children’s church and nursery care is provided in a well-equipped room during the worship services. At 9 a.m. there are classes for all ages.

Our mid-week Wednesday Nite Lite begins at 6 p.m. with a potluck meal. At 6:30 we begin worship with singing, scripture, a message and prayer led by Pastor Brandon Austin followed by Faith Building and Interactive Learning at 7 p.m.

Tonight, St. Paul’s will host our annual Safe Halloween Carnival from 5 to 8 p.m. in the church fellowship Hall. There will be food, games and prizes. The carnival is open to the community.

For more information on the church, call our church office at 823-7154.