OPPORTUNITIES FOR SERVICE AND MINISTRY
SUNDAY, May 21, 2017
Bible Study - Bible Study will be cancelled and the office will be closed on Monday, May 29th in observance of Memorial Day.
Graduation Recognition - Congratulations all 2017 graduates. The school year is coming to a close and we want to celebrate you. The Youth Ministry and Scholarship Ministry is preparing for Graduation Recognition on Sunday, June 25th during our 10:00 a.m. worship service. We will be recognizing graduates completing High School, College, and Professional Degree Programs.
To be recognized during the service you must complete a Graduation Recognition form and dress in your cap and gown and arrive at 9:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. All forms are located in the flyer kiosk and must be returned by Sunday, June 11th.
Youth Ministry - All 6th – 12th graders participating in Good Ground Youth Leadership Development are invited to attend the Baptist General Convention (BGC) Youth Retreat. This weekend retreat will take place Friday, July 28th – Sunday, July 30th at Virginia Union University. There will be a brief meeting in the Theatre on TODAY following the worship service for all Parents who are interested in having their youth attend this event.
GUEST – We will be the guests of the following churches. Pastor Reaves will be preaching and our choir, ushers and deacons will be serving. Directions will be in the kiosk prior to the service dates. Please see Sister Dianna Ruffin for further information.
Mount Poole Baptist Church, Ford, VA Sunday, June 4th at 3:00 p.m. for Pastoral Anniversary
New Branch Baptist Church, Ivor, VA Sunday, June 11th at 3:30 p.m. for Pastoral Anniversary (dinner will be served at 2:30 p.m. prior to service)
Victory Tabernacle Church of Deliverance, Richmond, VA , June 25th at 4:00 p.m.
Youth Workers - Attention all Youth Workers: There will be a mandatory summer planning meeting on Thursday, June 1st at 6:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Members who recently completed PLI Youth Workers Training are also invited to attend.
Youth Ministry (Good Ground) - The last Good Ground Youth Leadership Development Session for youth grades 6th – 12th, is rescheduled for Saturday, July 8th at 10:00 a.m. in the Theatre. All youth who will be attending the BGC Youth Retreat this summer are also encouraged to attend. For more information please see Bro. Joseph Lyons.
– MARK YOUR CALENDARS AND PREPARE!! Bishop Reaves and the church family have been invited to the Mount Tabor Church, Nassau Bahamas on Sunday, October 29, 2017. If you interested in joining him, please stop by the welcome center following service TODAY and sign up. Once we get an estimated count of interest, we will be contacting a travel agency to get the best prices for flights and lodging and can start a payment plan. Travel dates will be departing Friday, October 27th and returning on Monday, October 30th. Hope you’ll join us!
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