News & Events for the month

FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER – 2022
* * * * CLEVELAND * * * *
Feb 13 – The Sunday School is having a WINTER LOVIN’ FUN DAY on Sunday, February 13 from 3:00 -
6:00 PM at the Orchard Hills Park Pavillion, 11350 Caves Rd., Chsterland, with a YOUTH GROUP
MEETING to follow. To RSVP (or for more information) please call, text, or email Sis. Lydia
Panchyson at 440-785-7375 / lydiapanchyson@yahoo.com. Some of the fun will include a
scavenger hunt, Valentine card making, dog walking, sledding, food, and fellowship. There is a
heated indoor space and covered outdoor space for use.
Feb 16 – THE MONTHLY UNBOXED MEETING will take place on Wednesday, February 16 beginning at
7:00 PM.
GOOD SAMARITAN FUND FOOD BANK REPORT
$72.94 November Balance $4097.45
+$100.00 Donations +$1600.00
-$0.00 Disbursements -$2455.28
$172.94 December Balance $3242.17
CRISIS FUND: $0.00 disbursed, $49.82 Balance for December
HAITI FUND: $0.00 disbursed, $3562.80 Balance for December
2022 COTBH Cleveland Official Board Officers
President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
Bro. David Elliott Bro. David Ross Bro. Brian DeFord Bro. Charles Cline
SPRING STUDY WEEKEND: A Spring Study Day will take place, Lord willing, on Saturday, March 26th and
continue during Sunday School and worship service on Sunday, March 27th. Bro. Joseph
Fordham
will present “God’s Hand is in it All”. Lunch will be served on Sunday following service. More
details
to come.
THE 47
TH ABRAHAMIC FAITH GATHERING is scheduled, Lord willing, to take place July 25-31 at Slippery
Rock University in Slippery Rock, PA. The committee is planning for a couple different scenarios,
should conditions change. Registration forms will be available in late March 2022 either by email
or
at www.abrahamicfaithgathering.org. Adult class speakers include Bro. Stephen Ross (Lessons
from the Lives of the Kings), Bro. Glen Anderson (The Faith Survives - The Church Thrives), and
Bro. John Pople (Women in the Bible).
NEW CONTACT INFORMATION: Sis. Adrian Curtis - adrianbhope1@gmail.com
ILLNESS: Multiple people have tested positive for COVID in the past month.
* * * * MIAMI * * * *
DEATH: Bro James Moraitis of Flagler Beach, FL passed away January 24th. He now awaits our Savior's
return. Jim spent many years in Miami before moving to Flagler Beach. He is survived by his wife
Gloria and three children, James, John and Carolyn.
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* * * * ROLL * * * *
THE ROLL/PERRYVILLE RETREAT is scheduled for May 28-29 at the Lake Placid Christian Conference
Center in Hartford City, IN. Bro. Jeff Gelineau from Simi Valley, CA will be speaking on the topic “Conflict
Resolution (Reconciliation)”. Please send questions and registration to Sis Janet Ross at (765)728-2820 or
rjross1959@att.net.
* * * * SALEM * * * *
ILLNESS: Sis. Charlene Ruszka continues to convalesce at home with health issues.
DEATH: Bro. Ray Luxeuil fell asleep in the Lord December 30 and is awaiting the Master's call to wake up to
a new and better life. A faithful member, he served as Elder, Deacon and Sunday School Teacher.
Ray will be missed by all. He was 87 years old.
VISITOR: Terrie Robbins
* * * * UNIONVILLE * * * *
DEATH: Bro. Brian Kevin Slocum, 38, passed away at home January 10, 2022. He struggled with chronic
illness for several years. Kevin was a kind and insightful person, with a hilarious sense of humor.
He loved to read, and he wrote remarkably well. In his healthier years he enjoyed camping, sailing,
skiing, rock climbing, football, and wrestling. Kevin was a terrific musician, known for his
generosity. Brian was the nephew of Sis. Lori and Bro. Nick Fazio and the grandson of Sis.
Jeanette Slocum Elsworth. No services or calling hours will be held. Brian's father just passed
away in November.
SUNDAY MORNING SPEAKERS
FEB CLEVELAND NILES SALEM
6 Bro. Todd Fazekas No Bro. Jim Ruszka
13 Bro. Marvin Springer Services Video
20 Bro. Bill Ross at this Bro. Alan Robbins
27 Bro. Rick Schaen Time Video
FEB MIAMI PERRYVILLE UNIONVILLE
2 No Bro. Randy Yocum Bro. Nick Fazio
13 Services Bro. Kenny Yocum Bro. Mark Titman
20 at this Bro. Keith Yocum Bro. Nick Fazio
27 Time Bro. Randy Yocum Bro. Mark Titman
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PLEASE NOTE: Please send information for the March 2022 Newsletter to Sis. Eileen Curtis,
E-Mail: eileenmc41@gmail.com, no later than February 15. Thank You.