HAPPY NEW YEAR
At the dawn of the new year I’m filled with hope for what is to come,
and I have thankfulness in my heart for what has already passed.
I pray that I will keep my focus where it needs to be this year,
and that we’ll all have a year filled with joy, love and happiness.

Activity Calendar

***All schedules are subject to change without notice***

Sunday, December 27
9:00   Worship Service – Channel 3
10:00 Salem EUCC Service – Channel 3
10:30 Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Service – Channel 3
1:00   Snowflake the Elf Visits- AB, EL, EG, MC, SC, SD, SG, SM

Monday, December 28
9:00   Devotions – Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
10:00 Sentimental Reflections; Winter Edition – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise –Channel 3
1:30   Rosary – Channel 3

Tuesday, December 29
9:00   Devotions – Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
9:45   Chair Yoga – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Channel 3
Resident Council Visits – TBD

Wednesday, December 30
9:00   Devotions – Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
9:45   Virtual Entertainment TBD – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Channel 3
2:00   Scenes Across the Land – Channel 3

Thursday, December 31
9:00   Devotions – Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
9:45   Joe Chi – Channel 3
10:00 Catholic Mass – Channel 3
11:00 Exercise – Channel 3
2:00   New Year’s Events – All Neighborhoods

Friday, January 1
9:00   Devotions –Channel 3
9:30   Mindful Meditations – Channel 3
10:00 Puzzle Packet Delivery & Door to Door Trivia
11:00 Exercise – Channel 3

Saturday, January 2
8:30   Room to Room Cart – AB, EL, SG, SM
11:00 Exercise – Channel 3
1:00   Room to Room Cart – SD, MC, SC, EG

Additional activities will be held in each neighborhood. Check with your local Activity Aide for scheduling.

Laughs of the Week
What is a New Year’s Resolution?
Something that goes in one year and out the other!

Why should you stand on just your left foot during the New Year’s Eve countdown?
So you start the New Year on the right foot.

A woman took an afternoon nap on New Year’s Eve. When she woke up, she told her husband, “I just dreamed that you gave me a diamond ring for a New Year’s present. What do you think it all means?”
He replied, “Aha, you’ll know tonight!” At midnight, her husband handed her a small gift-wrapped present.
Excited, she opened it quickly, but was even more surprised: In it was a book titled The Meaning of Dreams.

Weekly Inspiration

“Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.”  – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Scripture & Prayer Request

James 1:27
“Religion that is pure and undefiled before God The Father is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.” 

THIS WEEK PRAY FOR:
Residents: McReynolds Center
Staff: Admissions– Sarah; Cindy, Sheryl, and Jody

Good Samaritan Home of Quincy

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