South Austin Presbyterian Church recently ordained and installed a second deacon. Pastor Cassidy is thankful for local officers who serve the church faithfully. The congregation’s back-to-school ice cream social was postponed by Hurricane Harvey but was well attended by church members and some from the community. Pray for the congregation’s outreach committee as it works on more ideas to give opportunities to the congregation to interact with members of the community. Praise the Lord for a good stream of visitors after an extended period with very few. A Bible study in New Braunfels, Tex. Includes two families from SAPC. Pray for God’s blessing on this work as the group hopes to begin Sunday worship in 2018. Finances are strong as the people are giving generously and rent is low for the congregation’s worship location.