News and Announcements
We are currently looking for church members to help serve in our Cafe and Greeter Ministry. These positions are open for serving both before Sunday School and before AM Worship Service. If you are a member and are interested in serving on Sunday morning, please contact Pastor Chad.
We will have a Member's Meeting Sunday, October 26th at 5:30pm. There will be no Growth Teams or Parables that night.
This year everyone is encouraged to participate in Operation Christmas Child. Please pack a shoebox for a child in another country. You can drop the shoebox off at the church office by Sunday, November 16th. Packing instructions and suggestions are available at the Welcome Desk. If you have any questions contact the church office.
We have tons of resources in our bookstore for parents of children, preteen, and teenagers. There are various family worship devotional books specifically for children. Please take some time and stop by the bookstore located in the cafe after the service today. You may make a purchase in the Cafe or at the Welcome Desk.
If you are currently attending a 10-week class, you will be switching to a new 10-week elective beginning Sunday, October 26th. The available elective options are "Gospel-Centered Marriage" or "Disciples Making Disciples".
We will be serving alongside our missionary partners to reach the Israeli-Arab Muslim people group. The tentative dates for next year’s trip are June 19-27. If you have any interest in joining this team, please mark your calendars and begin saving for the trip. The costs will be in the range of $2200-2800, depending on airfare. If you have any questions, please contact Pastor Samuel.
Pastor Tad will begin a new men’s book study Oct. 16 at 6:30am in the café. We will be reading a book titled, What’s Best Next: How the gospel transforms the way you get things done. This should be a very practical and helpful book. Books will be available next week, October 5, in the café for $15. Read the intro and chapter 1 for discussion on the 16th.
We will be bringing back Rent-A-Youth Saturday for students to be able to raise funds for mission trip and camp. This is an oppurtunity for our church members to support our youth by "renting" them for a Saturday for various work projects around their homes, yard, garages, etc. Rent-A-Youth will happen on Saturday October 18. Signups to serve that day will begin the first week of October. Contact Pastor Chad if you have any questions.
The College and Career Class meets at 9:15am each Sunday in Room 12. Our topic this semester is "What is Your Filter? Christian Worldview and Apologetics." Coffee and breakfast snacks are provided each week.
The dates for the Philly Mission Trip will be over the Spring Break week in 2015. We will be taking a group to minister and serve alongside of Ridgeline Community Church on March 20-28. The cost is not determined at this point. More information will follow in the coming months. But go ahead and mark your calendar for this great oppurtunity. If you have any questions or would like more information on how you can serve on this trip, please contact Pastor Chad.
We meet each Tuesday evening at 8pm at the JBU Walker Student Center to discuss God's Word and pray together. This semester we will be studying Romans 1-7.