Midweek Message

Update, May 22 (Mental Health Awareness Month)

Jim Hopkins

May 22, 2021


Mental illness comes in many forms and almost every household has a member that suffers from it. One of the reasons May is designated Mental Health Awareness Month is to call attention to the prevalence of mental illness and to encourage people seek the needed help.

This article by Autumn Lockett of Good Faith Media is encouraging in this regard.


Re-gathering Update – As we prepare for a return to in-person worship of July 11 Vice-Moderator Marc Buffin sends the following status report:

The following is the California Department of Public Health reopening guideline for churches based on our current Orange Tier status:

Can open indoors with modifications
– Max 50% capacity
– Capacity limits on places of worship are not mandatory but are strongly recommended

Coming on LABC Zoom – This morning, A Time For Prayer at 10:00
Pentecost Sunday worship is at 10:00 tomorrow, Bible Study follows at 11:45 with the Forum (Sermon talk-back with Marie Onwubuariri) at 2:00