Bulletin 10-20-19

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 & Words of Ministry
  • “One Day (When We All Get to Heaven)”
  • “There’s Power in the Blood”
  • “In Christ Alone (with Amazing Grace)”
  • Pastoral Prayer
  • Giving | “Because He Lives (Amen)”
  • Message | Pastor Bill Henard
  • Invitation | “Come Just As You Are”
  • Lord’s Supper | “No Longer I”
  • Closing | “Jesus Paid It All”



  • Worship Counselors for today’s service: Eddie & Kim Bohannon




Today’s Sermon:




Making the Lord’s Supper a Great Memory

1 Corinthians 11:23-28

By Dr. Bill Henard



The Lord’s Supper should be one of those memories that has a great impact on our lives. Here’s how we do that.


  1. Remember Its Symbolism – 11:24 In remembrance


  1. Remember Its Significance – 11:26 Proclaim the Lord’s death


  1. Remember Its Sacredness – 11:28 examine himself



Takeaway: What changes need to happen in your life to make this Lord’s Supper a memory?








  • A benevolence offering will be taken up following today’s worship service.






  • No evening services tonight.



This Week:



  • Now is the time to purchase “girl” and “boy” items for the Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes. October is a great time to purchase hygiene items. If you have any questions, please contact Tracey Hennessee at 423.421.2603.


  • Regular Quarterly Business Meeting is Wednesday, October 23rd at 6 pm.


  • The 2020 Proposed Budget is now available in the Atrium. Business Meeting to discuss budget is Wednesday, October 23rd at 6pm. The vote on budget is Sunday, October 27th following the morning service.


  • We need 4 pop-up canopies for Fall Festival. If you have one we can use, please contact Karen Ellis. There are also sign-up sheets in the Atrium for those willing to help with food, registration, security and set-up. We need you! (And more candy!)



Next Week:



  • Fall Festival is Wednesday, October 30th from 5:30—7:30 pm. Candy collection has begun—drop off your donations in the Atrium.




Last Week:



Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $16,219.00


Budget Totals (Through Sept. 2019)

  • Giving – $644,792.08
  • Expenses – $657,799.43


Forward Giving (Through Sept. 2019)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $929,377.04
  • Last Week’s Giving – $2,450.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Total Project Giving – $2,615,882.31
  • Loan Balance – $1,173,959.99




Pastors and Staff:



  • Bill Henard – Pastor


  • Tim Ellis – Minister of Music


  • Drew Byers – Minister of Youth


  • Karen Ellis – Children’s Ministry Director