Bulletin 5-5-19

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”
  • “Made Me Glad with It is Well”
  • Offertory Prayer |Travis Barnett
  • Giving | “The Lord of Hosts”
  • “Fairest Lord Jesus”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Jesus is Tenderly Calling”
  • Closing | “Oh, How He Loves You and Me”




  • There will be an interest meeting for the Vancouver trip TODAY in the Chapel following the morning service.




  • Evening Service at 5pm this evening.


  • The CrossTraining year-end celebration will be this evening at 5 p.m. You will be treated to the kinds of things our children have learned in the various aspects of CT. The evening will culminate in a fun time of fellowship and ice cream!


This Week:


  • Deacon Nomination ballots were mailed out last week. If you did not receive yours or your name was inadvertently left off the list, please contact the church office


  • Ladies’ Prayer Team will meet on Tuesday, May 7th, at 1:30 pm in the Prayer Room. All ladies are invited.


  • Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th, and we will be sharing in Parent/Baby dedication during the morning service. Parents wishing to participate, please contact the church office by May 8th.




  • On Sunday, May 19th, we will honor our Class of 2019 graduates during the morning service. If you would like to be included in the presentation, please send your graduation information (name of school, degree, honors, etc.) to the church office no later than May 15th.


  • Our annual Church Picnic will be Sunday, May 19th at 4 pm at Athens Regional Park. Please bring side dishes and/or desserts. The church will provide the meat, drinks and paper products.


Last Week:

      Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $8,209.00

  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 – $1,585.00
  • 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