Bulletin 10-7-18

Bulletin 10-7-18


Welcome Visitors!



We are honored with your visit! You and your family are important to us and we gladly welcome your presence. If you would, please fill out the visitor information on the front of the bulletin, tear out the tab, and place it in the offering plate. Ushers are also present to take the tear-off at your convenience. We would like to contact you, but we promise to not be overwhelming. Thank you for your visit and please feel free to return!



Order of Worship:



  • Welcome & Words of Ministry | Pastor Golden
  • “10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)”
  • “Glorious Is Thy Name”
  • Offertory Prayer | Shad Simms
  • Giving | “I Surrender”
  • “I Surrender All” | soloist Allison Bernhard
  • Message | Pastor Golden
  • Invitation | “Change My Heart, O God”
  • Closing




Church Wide Prayer Guide for Our Pastor Search Process:


  • Week three: Pray that our search committee will have the mind of Christ and agree. Philippians 2:2 – Complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind.




This Week:



Due to Fall Break, we will suspend normal activities on Wednesday, October 10th, and only have Prayer Meeting at 6 PM with Dr. Golden. There will also be no Evening Service on Sunday, October 14th due to Fall Break.



  • Tuesday – Women on Mission will meet on Tuesday, October 9th at 10:30 AM in the Fellowship Hall. Lunch will follow at 12 PM.
  • Wednesday – Wednesday Morning Bible Study @ 10 AM, Prayer Meeting, Women’s Bible Study, Men’s Bible Study at 6 PM.
  • Thursday – Senior Adult Choir at 10 AM, Senior Game Day at 11:30 AM, BCM lunch at 12 PM (Fellowship Hall)







Senior Adult Luncheon will be Tuesday, October 16th at 12 PM. The Kinard Sisters will have our program. The sign-up sheet is in the Welcome Center.



Quarterly Business Meeting will be Wednesday, October 24th at 6 PM.



Senior Adult trip to “Fantasy in Lights” at Callaway Gardens is December 4th-5th. Cost is $160 per person and includes trip, dinner buffet, overnight stay at Mountain Creek Inn, breakfast buffet, trolley ride through Fantasy of Lights and garden tour. Deadline to sign up is Sunday, October 28th. Must have 15 people sign up. Sign-up sheet is in the Welcome Center.



Operation Christmas Child preparation is underway!  More information on how to pack your box plus details on the shoebox packing day coming soon.



Women on Mission will be collecting canned soup and canned vegetables this week for donation to Coordinated Charities. If you would like to help, please bring items to the church office.



Deacons of the Week:


  • Travis Barnett
  • Shad Simms
  • Keith Price
  • Billy Tindell




Last Week:



Attendance – Sept 30th

  • Sunday School – 263
  • Sunday Worship – 430




  • Last Week – $10,968.00



BUDGET TOTALS (Through Sept 2018)

  • Giving – $667,244.16
  • Expenses – $660,788.28



FORWARD GIVING (Through Sept 2018)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $671,339.24
  • Last Week’s Giving $3,217.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Proj. Giving – $2,357,829.01
  • Loan Balance – $1,395,943.74





Pastors and Staff:



  • Carroll Golden, Interim Pastor
  • Tim Ellis, Min. of Music
  • Drew Byers, Min. of Youth
  • Karen Ellis, Children’s Min. Dir.