Announcements

SERMON NOTES 8/13/17

Sermon Focus: “My People….Will Humble Themselves”
Sermon Focus Verse: 2 Chronicles 7:14.
1. God CREATED us and holds our LIVES in His hands.
2. God REDEEMED us when we DESERVED HELL.
3. Pride is a SIN against God.
4. God SAID to.
5. We are FOLLOWERS of JESUS.

Verse of the Week Psalm 37:5-6 (KJV)
“Commit your way to the Lord, trust in Him, and He will act, making your righteousness shine like the dawn, your justice like noonday.”

SPECIAL BLESSINGS FOR AUGUST

ENTIRE MONTH OF AUGUST
The entire month of August, our special blessings offerings will go to The Alliance for Freedom, Restoration, and Justice (AFRJ). Give if you can!

HIGH ATTENDANCE SUNDAY

SUNDAY AUGUST 27TH @ 10:00 AM
We will be having Sunday School High Attendance Sunday on Sunday 8/27. Bring friends and family and invite as many people as you want to. We will follow with a fellowship meal.

FELLOWSHIP MEAL

SUNDAY AUGUST 27TH @ 12:00PM
There will be a fellowship meal immediately following the worship service to celebrate high attendance Sunday.

AFRJ VIST

SUNDAY AUGUST 27TH, 2017 @ 6:00PM
The President & CEO, Ashleigh Chapman, from the Alliance for Freedom, Restoration & Justice (AFRJ) will be here during the evening service to discuss their collaborative effort and mission.

SHOEBOX MINISTRY

GOING ON NOW!
We will be collecting soap, washcloths, and Ziploc bags. Please put items in the box in the foyer.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY

SUNDAYS @ 4:00 PM GOING ON NOW!
There will be a men’s bible study, The Real Win, starting Sunday May 21st @ 4:00. In this man’s man Bible study, record-setting Texas Longhorn quarterback Colt McCoy and his pastor, Matt Carter, explore the essence and purpose of biblical manhood with the men and family who have shaped them. The study captures the thrill, personality, and entertainment of a classic hunting show as the men discuss various faith-based topics over the course of hunting and fishing trips at two legendary Texas ranches. It is 6 sessions. Listen for announcements regarding cancellations.

FALL REVIVAL

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 17th- WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 20th, 2017
We will have our fall revival. The preacher will be Bro. Tim Frank from Carthage and the song leader will be Tony Cross from Elizabeth Chapel Baptist Church in Smithville. More information to come!!

RESUPPLY OUTREACH INFO

GOING ON NOW
Looking ahead- We will start collecting school supplies and winter items for children (hats, gloves, scarves, coats) for “Resupply Outreach” that is scheduled in October.

SUNDAY MORNING CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

Sunday School Nursery (0mo-3yrs):
Martha Arms & Sandra Fowler

Worship Time Baby Nursery (0-18 mos):
08/20 Crystal & Trevis
08/27 Sue W. & Andrea
09/03 Martha D. & Linda G
09/10 Diane & Lisa G.

Worship Time Toddler Nursery (18 mos- 3 yrs):
08/20 Phillip & Tish
08/27 Kevin & Liz
09/03 Dana Davis
09/10 Tad & Tracy
09/17 Mike & Amy
09/24 Joey & Casey

Worship Time Wee Worship (3 yrs- 5yrs):
08/20 Lacy & Zoe
08/27 Shannon & Leah
09/03 Crystal & Hannah
09/10 Stacy & Holly

SUNDAY NIGHT CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

Nursery (0-3 yrs):
08/20 Rusty & Stacy
08/27 Shannon & Abram
09/03 Brandi & Liz
09/10 Trevis & Crystal

Upper Helton Harmonies (3-12 yrs):
EVERY SUNDAY NIGHT

WEDNESDAY NIGHT CHILDREN’S MINISTRY

Nursery (0-3yrs):
08/16 Andrea & Amy
08/23 Vickie & Roenia
08/30 Suzanne & Diane
09/06 Stacy & Crystal

Discipleland Kids (3-6yrs)Children’s Bible Study (6-11yrs), Transformed Youth (12-17yrs):
EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT

DEACON SCHEDULE

Each deacon has certain families they serve. Please see the “meet the pastor” page on this site or see the posted list behind the baptistery.
Deacon of the Day:
08/20 David Turner
08/27 Joey Agee
09/03 Tex Campbell
09/10 Mike Evans

PRAYER REQUESTS

Baylor Bramble, Brenda Tramel, Carol Holloway, David Blankenship, David Dunn, David Graham, Freddy Martin, Heath Womack, Iva Dell Sanders, Jack Davis, James Keaton, Jeanette West, Jeff George, Jim Swope, Jimmy Clark, Jimmy Mullinax, Jordyn Agee, Josh Osborn, Lloyd Holloway, Louie Oakley, Marie & Kenneth Watts, Marilyn Willoughby, Mike Evans’ father, Nan Azicola, Paris family, Phyllis Sparks (Crystal’s relative), Ruth Grider, Shirley Edwards, Tex & Vivian Campbell, Tommy Clayborn, Travis Hancock.
Our church, Our country & leaders, The lost, our missionaries, nominating committee, Churches without pastors.
New Pastor at Memorial: Jared & Kayla Randolph

ATTENTION: Please contact the church office if anyone needs to be placed or removed from the prayer list.
For text prayer chain: Cell contacts Vickie Woods 615-464-5051

SUNDAY SCHOOL

EVERY SUNDAY @ 10:00AM!
Don’t forget Sunday School! There is a class for EVERYONE!  Come check it out! If you have any questions, see Mike Evans.

CHOIR PRACTICE

MOST SUNDAYS AT 5:30PM
Choir practice will typically be held at 5:30pm on the 1st & 3rd Sunday of each month. If you love to sing and fellowship, please come join the choir! See Vickie Woods for more details. Be listening to announcements for any changes in time or place.

BROTHERHOOD BREAKFAST

2ND SATURDAY OF EACH MONTH @ 7:30AM
We will have Brotherhood Breakfast at The Cloverleaf @ 7:30. Please see David Dunn for any questions.

DEACONS MEETING

2ND SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH @ 5:00PM
The Deacons will meet the 2nd Sunday of each month at 5:00 pm.

BUSINESS MEETING

2ND SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH @ 7:00PM
Church business meeting is held the 2nd Sunday of each month following the evening worship service.

“READ THROUGH THE BIBLE” SCHEDULE

To be given out monthly with a new reading schedule. Be sure to pick up the latest schedule on the table in the foyer.