February 25, 2024
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Morning Revival: “The Enjoyment of Christ and Our Growth in Life unto Maturity.” Week 1. This is from the 2023 International Thanksgiving Blending Conference.

Special Notes:

*. A conference with Ricky Acosta will take place at the meeting hall of the church in Spokane located at 715 W. Cora Avenue, Spokane, WA. 99205, March 15-17.
The conference will consist of four meetings:
Friday evening March 15 at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday morning March 16 at 10:00 a.m.
Saturday evening March 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Lord’s Day morning March 17 following the Lord’s table at 9:30 a.m.
If you are planning to attend the conference in Spokane and are bringing your children, please notify the Tacoma church office.

* The 2024 Memorial Day Conference will be held in Bellevue on May 24-27 at the Hyatt Hotel. Please consider in which area you wish serve: Children’s meeting, Ushering or Book service.
*. International Memorial Day Blending
Conference will be held in Bellevue, WA from Friday, May 24 through Monday, May 27,
We would like to extend an invitation to all the churches and individuals to
participate in this gathering.
The meeting schedule is as follows:
1st meeting: Friday, May 24 ………………………. 7:30 PM
2nd meeting: Saturday, May 25 …………………. 10:00 AM
3rd meeting: Saturday, May 25 …………………… 7:30 PM
4th meeting: Lord’s Day, May 26 ………………… 9:30 AM
5th meeting: Lord’s Day, May 26 ………………… 7:30 PM
6th meeting: Monday, May 27 …………………… 10:00 AM
All the meetings will be held at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue, Grand Ballroom, located at
900 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue, WA 98004
, and will be open to the public.

There will be translation into Chinese, Korean, Spanish, and Portuguese. Some additional languages
may also be included. Please see the attached information regarding the details of the
conference in your specific language. English / Spanish / Chinese / Korean

Both the live and archived messages of the 2024 International Memorial Day Blending Conference will be available to view at lsmwebcast.com. The LSM Webcast site, lsmwebcast.com, will not require login credentials to access the messages of the Memorial Day Conference. The videos of the messages will be available for free for a period of 30 days after the conference. 

We hope that all the churches and all the saints will prepare for this upcoming time of ministry and fellowship and will sanctify these days for the hearing of faith among us everywhere. Please pray for His blessing upon this conference. May it turn out to be a memorial among us to the shame of God’s enemy and to the glory of God’s grace!Please pray that the Lord will take more crucial steps in the advancement of His purpose
during this gathering.

Retreats for Middle School and High School
We would like to extend an invitation to all Middle School and High School young people including parents to the respective retreats that will be held on the same weekend of March 29th-31st. The subject of the retreats will cover Ezra and Nehemiah as patterns of a man of God.
· All three young peoples’ retreats–High School (grades 9-12), Middle School Girls (grades 6-8), and Middle School Boys (grades 6-8)–will be held on the same weekend, March 29th-31st.
· The High School retreat will be held at the Double K Retreat Center and Middle School retreat will be held at Camp Koinonia. The two retreat centers are located about 10-15 minutes apart. Both are located between Easton and Cle Elum off of I-90.
· The middle school retreat will still be conducted with separate meetings by gender but held within the same facility at Camp Koinonia.· Cost: $155, registration ends the evening of March 17th and late registration ends the evening of March 24th (with a $10 late fee). https://www.cognitoforms.com/Churchinbellevue1/Spring2024NWYPRetreats
· We encourage all the young people to read Ezra and Nehemiah before the retreat · Some localities use Bible Challenges (https://www.biblechallenges.com/) to support Bible reading schedules.
· Please share this information with the families in your locality; more information is available at: https://www.nwypretreats.org/

SST: Will be in Bellingham from 6/21 – 6/26-24.
College: Will be in Seattle from 7/17 – 7/21/24
Bible Camp: 7/22 – 7/29
Camp Canby: 8/8 – 8/11/24

* Please send an email to contact@churchintacoma.com to request an email donation receipt for your 2023 taxes.

* Living Steam Ministry YouTube channel
Selected videos of Witness Lee’s messages are now available on “YouTube”. To access them use the “YouTube” search function and type in Living Stream Ministry. We encourage all the saints to watch the six videos on The World Situation and God’s Move. In this particular series Brother Lee refers to maps on the board behind the podium. We recommend that you watch this series on the largest screen you can so you can see the maps.
Videos are being added weekly, so we suggest you check the YouTube channel for new content.

Lord’s Day Meeting:

* Those who are not able to come to the hall, may connect on Zoom starting at 10:00 a.m.  You will be able to observe the Lord’s table meeting and the prophesying meeting. The Zoom codes will be the same as those sent in the emailed version of the Announcements.

* Every week the church sends the announcements via email to all the saints. If you do not receive this email or if you would like to, please contact the service office.
* View the church announcements at: https://churchintacoma.org/announcements 

* We have a webpage where you can update your household information including your phone number for the phone list at https://churchintacoma.org/update

* Living Stream Ministry has updated the Ministry Books website with many useful features including a free and subscription option. Go to: www.ministrybooks.org to view a video presentation.  

* There will be an ongoing need of support for the saints in Ukraine and the countries throughout Europe who have received the refugees. Please mark your offerings for this need: “For Ukraine”. We will combine all such offerings and send one check to LME promptly. 

* The church prayer meeting has moved to Tuesday’s. Please use the Zoom codes you normally use to join the prayer meeting. 

* Many useful gospel tracts and resources are now available especially for use online: 
www.rhemabooks.org Recent Articles 
www.bfa.org Share the Good News 

* Offerings are still being collected at the meeting hall and our financial obligations remain the same.  Your gifts can be dropped in the mail slot or mailed to the hall at: 5012 N. 14th St., Tacoma, WA, 98406
* The church is now able to receive offerings through the online service, Zelle. The church email to use in making an offering is: offering@churchintacoma.org  
* First, download the app to your device and create your account. Not all banks participate in Zelle. So, be sure to check with your bank. 
When making an offering through Zelle, in the place that says, “What is this for?” please designate what the offering is for, such as “Offering” or “Books” or “Retreat” or “SST” or “Training Registration”.  Any offering which is not designated will be accounted to the General fund.  
To make online donations to Living Stream Ministry: www.lsm.org/donations. This website may be used to make one-time donations, designated offerings, and fixed recurring donations.  

 * Reports from many European countries can be viewed at: amanatrust.org.uk/page/reports 

LSM Publications:
 * To receive a paper copy of the Holy Word for Morning Revival delivered to your home, go to: https://www.lsm.org/dms.html and set up your Direct Mail Service account.  
* A digital newsletter “Having this Ministry…” from Living Stream Ministry is now available. To subscribe go to www.lsm.org  

Free eBooks from LSM can be found at www.lsm.org/digital or by clicking on these links: 

Items for prayer: 
* Pray for the Lord’s present move in Europe. 
* Pray for more local churches to be established in the mountain states, the mid-west and Bible-belt states of America. 
* Pray for Gospel-ize, Truth-ize, Church-ize America (www.GTCA.US) 2022 cities: 
· Columbus, OH 
· Nashville, TN 
· Normal, IL 
· Omaha, NE 
· Tampa, FL 
· Virginia Beach, VA 

Please pray for these family members now serving in the military:   
·        Aaron Ingersoll, Army, (JBLM) 
·        Kevin Jiang, Marines, (PSNS Bremerton) 
·        Lt. Col. Phil Sakamoto, Air Force (New Jersey) 
·        Cpt. Travis Park, Air Force (Travis AFB, CA) 
·        Jacob Kim, Army  
·        Alex Xu, Army (JBLM) 
·        2nd Lt. Jerrett Canovas, Army, (JBLM)
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5012 N 14th St
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