Bulletin 6-2-19

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
  • “We Will Glorify”
  • “Let It Be Said of Us”
  • “Lord, I Want to Be a Christian”
  • Offertory Prayer | Wayne Carpenter
  • Giving | “That’s When Worship Begins” | soloist Kayla Roberts
  • “The Fear of the Lord”
  • Message | Pastor Carroll Golden
  • Invitation | “Amazing Grace! How Sweet the Sound”
  • Closing


Special Consideration:


  • Our Deepest Sympathy to Judy Darnell in the loss of her mother, Marie Coffey.




  • ATTENTION VBS Leaders!!!!! A Leaders’ Luncheon and Meeting TODAY – For ALL leaders working in VBS this year – Immediately following the morning service in the fellowship hall.




  • Vacation Bible School begins: June 3rd — 7th,  9 am — 12 pm


This Week:


  • Vacation Bible School, Monday through Friday, 9 am – Noon


  • Graduates who are entering college in the study of Ministry or Music can apply for the List Scholarship. A scholarship to Carson-Newman is also available. Applications for both scholarships are available in the church office. If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Cox.




  • SonRock Kids Camp will be June 17th-20th at Camp Cherokee. Overnight camp is for grades 3-6. Day Camp for grades 1 & 2 will be from 8:30-3:30 Monday- Wednesday and 8:30-5:45 on Thursday. The Family Night Dinner/Celebration will be Thursday June 20th at 5:45 pm. Register online at fbcathens.com/children.


  • Our student ministry is planning to take a trip to Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg for a few days this summer for our Youth Summer Retreat. We’re planning to leave on June 27th and return on June 30th. In this time, we will study God’s Word, enjoy God’s creation, and enjoy God’s people! This is for all students who have completed 7th-12th grade. If you have a student who would like to attend or have questions about pricing, email Pastor Drew (drew@fbcathens.com).


Last Week:

      Budget Giving

  • Last Week – $8,482.00

  Budget Totals (Through April 2019)

  • Giving – $271,546.23
  • Expenses – $289,367.48

  Forward Giving (Through April 2019)

  • Pledged – $1,050,536.00
  • Given to Date – $813,898.99
  • Last Week’s Giving – $20,515.00
  • Project Expenses – $3,496,501.17
  • Total Project Giving – $2,500,402.76
  • Loan Balance – $1,294,457.91


Pastors and Staff:


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