Do Not Be Afraid

10:45 worship service

Early worship service

Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon today, Sunday, July 29, with scriptures from Psalm 14 and John 6:1-21. Dan Philbeck is the deacon of the week. He will read the Old Testament scripture and have the morning prayer.

The Way this week

August church calendar 2018

Happy 90th Birthday Archie

The flowers today are given by the family of Archie Ritchie in honor of his 90th birthday, today, July 29, and in appreciation to God for the blessing he is to each of us. Wanda Ritchie, William and Anne Austin, Jeff and Cindy Ritchie, John and Debbie Ritchie, Hannah and Catherine Ritchie, Bob and Courtney Owens, Knox, Nash and J.C. Owens, Kevin and Kendall Gulledge, Kaleb and Abe Gulledge.

VBS/Parents’ Night Out

VBS / Parent’s Night Out is Friday, August 3, from 6-8 p.m.

Fighting poverty

McGill will host “Bridges Out of Poverty” Class and Hope Teams  on Thursday nights from August and thru November 15. The class offers a new perspective for understanding and addressing the dynamics which characterize life in poverty and why is it so difficult for people to break out of poverty. McGill will provide a meal for the group each week. The following weeks are open if you would like to volunteer to help: August 30, September 6 or 27, October 4 or 25 and November 8 or 15. See Winfry Whicker with questions.

 Samaritan’s Feet

The Samaritan’s Feet event will be on Saturday, August 11, for 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Shoes will be given out to children in need in our community. Please sign up today to volunteer or see Donna Duncan with questions.

Part of the Samaritan’s Feet event will be packing of backpacks at Epworth United Methodist Church on Wednesday, August 8, at 6 p.m. You are asked to donate school supplies for the backpacks through today, July 29. Backpacks will be given out on August 11 during The Samaritan’s Feet event.

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child for July: pencils and pencil sharpener (ages are 2-4, 5-9 and 10-13) August: Crayons and scissors

Need barbecue?

Please see Bruce Arrowood if you would like to purchase BBQ and Brunswick Stew.

Looking west from the church at a recent sunset.


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