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October 2019 Mission Moments and More articles

Mission Moments and More provides a moment for mission, offertory prayer and bite sized newsletter copy for each Sunday in the year. Content features general church observances, apportioned fund, Special Sundays, The Advance or giving in general. 

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OCTOBER 6 – WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY (TODAY) 17TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
Receiving the scholarship, supported by generous gifts on World Communion Sunday, “has helped my life tremendously,” says Makalah Cannon.
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OCTOBER 13 – AFRICA UNIVERSITY FUND/18TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
Despite difficult childhood, graduate Claudine Migisha, walked across the stage in June to receive her "honors" degree in psychology.
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OCTOBER 20 – LAITY SUNDAY (3RD SUNDAY IN OCTOBER – NO SPECIAL OFFERING)/19TH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
I celebrate Laity Sunday, not just today, but whenever I have an opportunity to share my faith, says Roberta Deason DePuy.
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OCTOBER 27 – BLACK COLLEGE FUND/20TH SUNDAYN AFTER PENTECOST/REFORMATION SUNDAY
Serving as a Black College Fund ambassador, Jessica said, “never feels like promotion to me. It feels like sharing the gospel.
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