October 19, 2014


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

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Services for Sunday,

 October 19, 2014


Sunday AM  

“Samson’s Choices and the Purpose of God”

"The Heartache of Self Will"

Part 2

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

Sunday PM

"Ephesians Series"

"A Transformed Life and Unity"

Part 2

Pastor Bruce W. Stewart

   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


"Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.  Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.”
 1 Corinthians 15:33-34



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.



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.


Pastor Appreciation Month

October is Pastor Appreciation Month!

If you would like to show your love and appreciation to our Pastors you can!  There will be a basket on the Welcome Center for cards or you can give a gift through the offering.  Please remember to mark your check memo or cash envelope with "Pastor Appreciation".  Please see any deacon with questions.


Nursery Volunteers Needed!

We have a ministry opportunity in the nursery.

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


Ladies Visitation

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

 Oct. 21st, Nov. 4th and Nov. 18th

Please see Wanda Stewart with any questions..


Thanksgiving Dinners

If you would like to help provide a Thanksgiving dinner to a family in need, please see the list on the board.  Items can be placed in the plastic bin in the foyer.  If you would like to make a monetary contribution, please mark your check or cash envelope "Thanksgiving Dinner" and place in the offering plate.  If you know of a family in need, please submit their name along with yours on a card and place in the offering plate.

Please see Wanda Stewart with any questions.



Mark Your Calendar


Ladies Bible Study

Tuesday, October 14th

at 10 AM in room 2

Thursday, October 16th

at 7 PM in room 2


Tuesday, October 28th

at 10 AM in room 2

Thursday, October 30th

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, October 16th

at 7 PM


Thursday, October 30th

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



Harvest Fest

Saturday, October 18th

Come and join us for our annual covered dish event on the church grounds.  Plan to enjoy hay rides, games, candy in the hay and bounce houses along with dessert and pie eating contest.  A great time to invite family and friends.

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.


 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.


Guest Speaker

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

 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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