Bulletin 3-31-19

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 a gold Connection Card found in the back of the pew and place it in the offering plate or hand to an usher 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 and Words of Ministry
  • “My Faith Has Found a Resting Place”
  • “Only Believe”
  • “Sometimes it Takes a Mountain”
  • “The Power of the Cross (Oh, to See the Dawn)”
  • Offertory Prayer |Chuck Bivens
  • Giving | “Be Thou My Vision”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Jesus,Your Name”
  • Closing | “My Faith Has Found a Resting Place” (chorus)


Special Consideration:


  • Our deepest sympathy to Jean Blair in the loss of her mother, Stella Yates.



  • Evening service will be at 5 PM today.


This Week:

  • Be in prayer for the group on a mission trip to Honduras March 30th – April 6th.


  • Ladies’ Prayer Team will meet on Tuesday, April 2nd, at 1:30 pm in the Prayer Room.
  • Envelopes for the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering are available at the Welcome Center.


  • If you know someone who is homebound or lives in an assisted living facility and would like a visit from our Homebound Ministry team, please leave their name and number on the information sheet located in the Atrium.


  • Deacons of the Week:
    • Greg Lohning
    • Rob Shamblin
    • Chuck Bivens
    • Garry Shipp




  • Tuesday, April 9th, we again host the McMinn/ Meigs Associational VBS training Night! If you are volunteering as a greeter/dinner host, please plan on coming to eat anytime after 4:45. Our guests arrive at 5:30 and the conference begins in the Sanctuary at 6 p.m.


  • First School is happy to announce that for the first time ever, they will be offer- ing a “Super Summer Program” for 3 and 4 year olds. The program will be 3 days a week from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Child must be 3 or 4 years old and completely potty- trained by June 1st to be eligible to attend. For more information, please contact the church office.


Last Week:

    Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $11,129.50

    Budget Totals (Through Feb 2019)

  • Giving – $115,207.59
  • Expenses – $143,197.94

    Forward Giving (Through Feb. 2019)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $779,495.45
  • Last Week’s Giving – $4,607.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Total Project Giving – $2,465,999.22
  • Loan Balance – $1,313,994.78


Pastors and Staff:


  • Carroll Golden Interim Pastor
  • Tim Ellis Minister of Music
  • Drew Byers Minister of Youth
  • Karen Ellis Children’s Ministry Director