Prayers for the Philippines

December 05, 2013

Lynnewood UMC, Pleasanton, invites the community to a prayer service for victims of Typhoon Haiyan December 8, from 7 to 8 p.m.  There will be candles to light for family or friends in the Philippine Islands, or for people with whom persons want to be in solidarity at this critical time. With music and readings, they will pray for recovery and hope for Filipino brothers and sisters.  There will be a freewill offering for UMCOR work in the Philippines. For information, go to, 925 846-0221, or e-mail  The church is located at 4444 Black Ave., across from the aquatic center.  There is parking on the street and in the lot behind the church.