Bulletin 4-7-19

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:

  • “Leaning on the Everlasting Arms”
  • Welcome & Words of Ministry
  • “Wonderful Magnificent God”
  • Offertory Prayer | Carey Hicks
  • Giving | “Because of Who You Are”
  • “Friend of God (with What a Friend We Have In Jesus)”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “I Need Thee Every Hour”
  • Closing | “leaning on the Everlasting Arms” (chorus)




  • Evening service will be at 5 PM this evening.


This Week:


  • Envelopes for the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering are available at the Welcome Center.


  • Women on Mission will meet Tuesday, April 9th at 10 am in the Fellowship Hall. Guest speaker will be Joellen Ledford, discussing the Cooperative Program. Lunch will follow at 12 pm.


  • Tuesday, April 9th, we host the McMinn/Meigs Assoc. 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.


  • On Saturday, April 13th, we will be hosting the Love Thy Neighbor Project here at our facility. LTNP provides resources for needy people in our community. If you would be interested in helping out, please see Pastor Drew.


  • Due to Holy Week services, there will be no Senior Adult Luncheon in April.


  • Deacons of the Week:
    • Carey Hicks
    • Daniel Atkinson
    • Jeff McCay
    • Glenn Wear




  • Regular Quarterly Business Meeting will be Wednesday, April 24th at 6 pm.


  • Friday, April 26th, our church will be host- ing a video simulcast of Secret Church. Secret Church is a yearly event led by Pastor David Platt that seeks to remember the perse- cuted church around the world and equip be- lievers to be faithful to the call of God on their lives. This year, we are praying especially for the Somali people of East Africa. This event is free, all you have to do is sign up and show up! The event will begin with dinner at 6:00 pm and the simulcast starting at 7:00 pm. To sign up, visit the welcome center in the atrium, or talk to Pastor Drew. (for more info, visit https://secretchurch.radical.net/)


Last Week:

    Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $10,804.00

  Budget Totals (Through Mar 2019)

  • Giving – $195,706.68
  • Expenses – $221,205.11

  Forward Giving (Through Mar. 2019)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $802,314.22
  • Last Week’s Giving – $2,221.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Total Project Giving – $2,488,817.99
  • Loan Balance – $1,300,769.30


Pastors and Staff:

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