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January 3, 2016

9:30 AM Service: 748

(  Taping Sunday )

Program 2499 - Airs 1/24/2016

Prior Week Church Attendance

    9:30 AM Service:   12/27  =  752  

    6:00 PM Service:   12/27  =    68



Contemporary Service

December 27, 2015

11:15 AM Service:   223

We’re hearing Contemporary Service

Counts published may not be accurate



Church Report Update

52nd Week Ending

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Church Offerings





















Hour of Power Revenue

As of June  2015

        




Collective Offering: $

9:30 AM Offering: $

11:15 AM Offering: $

Evening Offering: $

Credit Card: $

Mid-Week Mail: $

12/24 Christmas Eve: $

TOTAL OFFERING: $

Year To Date Offerings: $

Year To Date Goal $

Short of Goal by: $



34,809.14

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23,647.60

58,456.74

 1,571,512.10

1,560,000.00

11,517.10



HOP Revenue: $

HOP Expenses: $

HOP Net Operations: $

4,761,698.00

4,693,493.00

58,205.00

NOTE: The figures below represent INCOME, Expense and Net Operations as presented at the Congregational Meeting July, 19, 2015.

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Offering amounts per Service


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Famous quotes from Dr. Robert H. Schuller

Founding pastor of the Crystal Cathedral

“Are you disappointed, discouraged and discontented with your present level of success? Are you secretly dissatisfied with your present status? Do you want to become a better and more beautiful person than you are today? Would you like to be able to really learn how to be proud of yourself and still not lose genuine humility? Then start dreaming! It?s possible! You can become the person you have always wanted to be! ”


 

Dateline: February 3, 2016 – Dr and Mrs Schuller's home has been officially put on the real estate market for $1,890,000.00. It's in the multiple listing service for Orange County realtor association. The pictures of this home are breathtaking.

Dateline: February 16, 2016 Thoughts on the Barn wood background: Completely unsuitable for church decor let alone a television production set unless it’s a set for “HeeHaw!”

The same leadership which had the unpopular “barn wood” backdrop installed during the misguided Mark Bass production days has repeatedly promised the Shepherd’s Grove congregation that the the tacky wood backdrop wood “look” would be removed. The first mention in the fall of 2014 has now stretched well over a year.

However, the buss is that the leadership is finally making good on their word and that the “barn wood” will finally soon be removed in favor of a more appropriate look for our church and the Hour of Power. This positive decision is all most likely being made possible the the recent million dollar donation  by Jim and Susan Dawson.

At last, a wise move which will dignify the look of our world class choir and dignify the appearance of our world class orchestra and most of all, dignify the décor of the pulpit so the Bobby Schuller won’d be lost in the dark wood background.

This is great news for our church and the Hour of Power making the production more suitable for television broadcasting.

Dateline: February 20, 2019 – Posted: 12:30 PM PST – We are hearing our pastors are shaking their heads in wonder as to why the second service isn’t growing. It’s been eleven years since Bobby Schuller started “The Gathering” with around 200 persons in attendance which eventually had to merge with Chad Blake’s “Tree of Life” to stay alive.

Mystified, the pastors are now trying to make the second service more like the first Hour of Power service format with the exception of having praise and worship music (not including Don Neuen and the Hour of Power Choir).

If the pastors want to fill up the second service, they simply need to duplicate the first service with Don Neuen and the world class Hour of Power Choir.


Dateline: February 28, 2016 – Posted: 11:49 AM PST – Published in the Sunday, February 28, 2016 Church Bulletin in the Transitions Section, “Ruby Madison, mother of [Pastor] Geoff Madison, grandmother of Hillary Blake and [mother-in-law of Pastor] Chad Blake passed away on February 22, 2016.

Our condolences to Pastor Geoff Madison, Hillary Blake and Pastor Chad Blake. Our prayers are with you.

Jennifer lost her 5 1/2 year battle with liver cancer on Thursday Feb. 25, 2016 at St Joseph's Hospital in Orange. She was 38yrs old. Jenny's first job was at the Crystal Cathedral where she literally grew-up. She continued to work for the church through it's many difficulties changing jobs as needed from the bookstore to pre-school administration, then pastor's assistant and on to administration as her disease progressed. She was baptized in the Cathedral during the last church service held there. Jenny was a registered lifetime member of the Girl Scouts, 11yrs as a child and the last 21yrs as a leader. Jenny loved her family, Ducks Hockey and country music. Her best friends -

were her sisters who tenderly, patiently spent many hours helping care for her and making her laugh. She is survived by her parents, Bob & Christine Behrens and her sisters, Becky and Molly. A memorial service will be held Sat. March 12, 11AM at Shepherd's Grove Church.

Published in Orange County Register on Mar. 9, 2016


Dateline: March 11, 2016 –  Jennifer Stebbens, former manager of the Crystal Cathedral Bookstore, lost her 5 ½ year battle with cancer. Obituary below.

Dateline: May 1, 2016 – Posted: 4:25 PM PDT – We are beginning to get more emails concerning the status of the backdrop now infamoustly dubbed “The Barnwood.” Periodically, we hear “The Barnwood” is coming down. Then a little bit later, we hear “The Barnwood” is staying up.  Interspersed with, “Is the Barnwood coming down or staying up,” are emails wanting to know, “I heard Hour of Power letters were being nailed to “The Barnwood,” and then “What happened to the letters on The Barnwood? There’re not there anymore!

Here is the answer. We, at Pens-Opinion don’t know.  We just tacitly watch as do you, dear reader, to see what happens. Stay tuned, but please don’t hold your breath.

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