November 2, 2014


Sunday, November 9th thru Wednesday, November 12th.

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Services for Sunday,

 November 2, 2014


Sunday AM  

“Samson’s Choices and the Purpose of God”

"Surrendered Potential"

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

Sunday PM

"Ephesians Series"

"Separation and Unity"

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

 Lord's Supper in  Service tonight at 6:00 P.M.


In respect to the Lord,

please remember

 to turn cell phones off for the service.




Verse for the Week


"Look to yourselves, that we lose not those things which we have wrought, but that we receive a full reward”
2 John 1:8



Church Choir

We would like to encourage all adults and teens who would like to praise the LORD in song to join our church choir.

  If you are interested in joining the choir please see Pastor Lay.


Ladies Ensemble

Practice is on Tuesday evenings at 7:00 P.M. in the auditorium.

 Please see Rosie Heim for details.


Sunday Morning Junior Church

During the Sunday morning service will be  an age-appropriate service for children which will

 encourage them in their faith,

teach them to participate

 and make them smile! 

The ministry is for children,

 beginning at age 6,

up to the fifth grade.

 Children will be dismissed

from the main service and

parents can  pick them up

at the Teen Room (room 6) in

 the Sunday School building. 

For questions please

 see Pastor Farley.


There will be no Master Clubs meeting on Sunday, November 9th



Master Clubs

Master Clubs is an exciting program for kids 5 through 6th grade designed to teach children how to actively serve God and learn important

Biblical doctrine to help them

to grow in Christ.

They meet every

Sunday night at 6 PM.


Men’s Mentorship Ministry
In the interest of discipleship for adult men (aged 19+) we are
organizing a brand-new men’s mentorship ministry that focuses on
bringing together mature men of the church with those who can benefit from their example and counsel. We are now inviting men
to sign up to be disciplers and counselors in this exciting new ministry!
Please sign up on the bulletin board, or see Pastor Farley
if you have any questions.


Nursery Volunteers Needed!

We have a ministry opportunity in the nursery.

 Please see one of or leads: Heather Lay, Nancy McFarland, or Sharon Reese for more information.


Ladies Outreach/Visitation

Ladies meet every other Tuesday at 9:30 A.M. in room 2

  Nov. 4th and Nov. 18th and Dec 2nd

Please see Wanda Stewart with any questions..


Ministry Opportunities

Thanksgiving Dinner-

provide a dinner to a family in need

Operation Christmas Child-

Shoebox by Wednesday, Nov. 19th

Toys for Tots-

unwrapped new toys by Sunday, Nov. 30th

More information is posted on the bulletin board. If you would like
to make a contribution, please mark your cash envelope
or check memo with the ministry name and place in the offering plate.



Mark Your Calendar


Time Change Sunday

November 2nd

Please remember to turn your clocks back one hour on Saturday night.


Ty Allen-Deacon Ordination

Sunday, November 2nd
Please plan to attend the evening service.

  Men’s Prayer Breakfast
Saturday, Nov. 8th at 8:00 AM in the S/S bldg. room 5

 Mary's & Martha's


Lunch together on the 2nd Sunday of each month.

 Nov. 9th at Cracker Barrel

 Dec.14th at Sonny's BBQ

A ministry for women 19 or older who are single,

widowed, divorced and those who attend church without their husbands to meet in Christian fellowship.

  Conference on Creation!

Sunday, November 9th through

 Wednesday, Nov. 12th

The conference will feature Dr. Jonathan Sarfarti and Keaton Halley of Creation Ministries International.  Please see bulletin board for schedule and see Pastor Lay with any questions.


Ladies Bible Study


Tuesday, November 11th

at 10 AM in room 2

Thursday, November 13th

at 7 PM in room 2


We will doing a study on the book Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

by Nancy Leigh DeMoss

For information see Wanda Stewart


Teen Girls Bible Study


Thursday, November 13th

at 7 PM

They are beginning a study

of the book:

Experiencing God by

Henry & Richard Blackaby

For information see Anna Stewart Blake with questions

  New Members Class
Will be taught by Pastor Stewart beginning Sunday, Nov. 16th
at 9:00 AM in room 1. Please sign up on the bulletin board.

Finger Food Fellowship &

 Nametag Sunday
Stay after the evening service on Nov.16th to enjoy great food
and fellowship with your brothers and sisters in Christ.
Please bring a finger food item to share to room 5 before the evening service.


Guest Speaker

Steve and Christine Cerna, Missionaries to El Salvador will be with us on November 16th in the evening service.



Thanksgiving Luncheon

Thursday, Nov. 20th at noon

at Open Door Baptist Church.

 Please sign up on the bulletin board.

 General Information

Lost and Found

Please remember to check the

lost and found closet

 as items will be donated

to a local charity

at the end of each month.


Contribution Checks
To help the office record the correct contribution to the correct fund
please mark your check memo. An example would be

GF $10 / FP $10 for$10 Tithes to General Fund

and $10 to Faith Promise. Other funds include

 Bldg for Building Fund, Bnv for Benevolence,
Teen FP, CD/DVD, Directory and the last name

of the guest speaker. Thank you for your help.


Directory Photos

If you are a member or a regular attendee  and would like to have your photo in the church directory,  please call or e-mail the church office.


Church Directory

If you would like to request an updated church directory,

please fill out a directory order form located

at the Welcome Center.   Place the order form in offering

 basket or in the job requested box with $5.00

Your new directory will be ready shortly and will

be placed in the hall box once completed.


E-Mail Correspondence:
Church members who would like to be placed on the church email alert list, may contact the church office with their current contact information.


Bulletin Announcements
Any requests for bulletin announcements need to be

turned in by noon on Wednesday

to be in Sunday's bulletin.

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