Hillside Missionary Church
10/17/21 Worship Gathering
Whether you’re a guest or a long-time attendee we’re glad you’re here with us. We’re a friendly and caring group of Christians who are here to help people be CONNECTED with Jesus, CHANGED by Jesus, and COMMITTED to the mission of Jesus. If you're new with us today, thank for joining us! We truly believe that you’re not here by accident and that God has some amazing plans for your life. If you’d like some information about who we are and how to get plugged in here at Hillside, please fill out the “I’m New” page on our website, hmcworship.com/im-new/
Locations & Times
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  • 21567 Ireland Rd, South Bend, IN 46614, USA
    星期五 5:00 下午
In this passage of God’s Word, we see some people cautioning Jesus about a Herod wanting to kill Jesus. Jesus was being personally attacked. By taking a look at Jesus’ response, we can learn how to respond when we are personally attacked.
Remember:
1. Stay _________
Luke 13:32, 1 Tim. 2:2, 1 Thess. 4:11, Rom. 12:18, Phil. 4:5-9
2. Your __________
Luke 13:33, 2 Pet. 1:10, 2 Tim. 1:9, Heb. 3:1, Eph. 4:1
3. How God ________ you
Luke 13:34, 1 Sam. 16:7, 1 John 3:1
4. ­­______ people towards Christ
Luke 13:35, 2 Tim. 4:2, Rom. 10:1
Reflection Questions

1. How do you typically respond when you feel like someone is personally attacking you? Do you try and fight back? Do you try and reason with them? However you typically respond, how does it usually work out for you?
2. Which one the 4 takeaways from Jesus’ interaction with the Pharisees do you think you need to work on the most? How will this help you to respond in a more God-honoring way when someone is personally attacking you? How can you remember to do that and who can keep you accountable to that?
3. If you applied your major takeaway to your life, and allowed that to affect how you respond when someone is personally attacking you, how do you think it could lead people towards Christ better?
Current Prayer Requests
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CHURCH FAMILY NEEDS:Pray for Eliza, Katy Gottwald’s daughter. She prematurely gave birth recently. Both her and baby are healthy and recovering well.
MISSIONARIES: This month pray for Jayne Johnston.
FAMILY OF THE WEEK: Each week we’ll pray for a different family in our church. This week pray for the Lubbers.
HILLSIDE HAPPENINGS: Pray that the church would continue to stay unified under Christ. Pray for our livestream and for the people joining us there. Pray that God would use us to bring His Kingdom here. Pray for the various building projects. Pray for our children’s ministry as it is getting built back up. Pray for the trunk or treat event happening on Oct. 22nd.
CURRENT HAPPENINGS: Pray for the current health pandemic in our world and in our country. Pray for medical staff and for our leaders as they navigate how to best help. Pray for students, teachers, administrators, and all other school staff as they head into another school year. Pray for Afghanistan, especially the church there. Pray for the recent destruction due to the hurricanes and fires.
Numbers
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Attendance for 10/10/21 Service
In-person: 43
Online Views (10/10/21 to 10/14/21): 9
Giving
Online (10/4/21 to 10/10/21): $460
In-Person (10/10/21): $471
Total general needed weekly to meet budget: $1480
Fall Family Fun Night
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On Friday, Oct. 22nd, we are having a fall fun event for the whole family. This will give everyone an opportunity to fellowship together and there will be fun, fall things for the kids to do. We are also looking for people who are interested in decorating their car trunks and handing out candy.
Open Sorting Hour at the Foster Closet
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Want to help out at the foster closet but can’t commit to helping regularly? That’s ok! Every Friday from 12:30-1:30 is an open sorting hour. If you’d like to help during the open sorting hour, please text Tammi Fisher at (216) 526-9974.
Groups
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We believe that our faith grows best when we surround ourselves with other believers. That’s why we encourage everyone to be a part of one of our groups, where we can intentionally share our lives with one another. There is a Sunday School group meeting on Sunday mornings before Service at 9:30. Our small groups are also in the process of starting for the fall. If you would like to be a part of one, please reach out to Pastor Josh.
Operation Christmas Child
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If you are interested in filling an operation Christmas Child box, please stop by the Welcome Center to pick one up. Instructions can also be found there. There is a cost of $9 to ship each box. Feel free to fill a box, or just cover the shipping for a box. Please see Brittney if you have any questions.
Young at Heart
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The senior citizen ministry, Young at Heart, is starting up at Gospel Center Missionary Church tomorrow, Oct. 18th, at 5:30. Missionary Rev. Greg Clapper will be speaking. There will be a potluck, so those that come are asked to bring a dish to share. For more information contact Missy Bear at (574) 339-4073.