Dr. Steve Ayers delivers the sermon with scriptures from 1 Kings 19:9-18 and Matthew 14:22-33. Meredith Farrell is the deacon of the week. She will read the Old Testament scripture and lead the morning prayer.
Remembering Shelia and Shawn
The flowers today are given in memory of Shelia Mullis and Shawn Mullis by the Mullis Family.
Operation Christmas Child
Items for Operation Christmas Child in August: School Supplies. A packing party for Operation Christmas Child is on Sunday, November 5, from 9:30-11:30 for school age children. You are also encouraged to pack a shoebox of your own.
Youth swim party
On Wednesday, August 16 the youth will have a swim party at the Northwest Swim Club from 5-8 p.m. Rising 6th graders are invited. Please let Paul know today if you can come.
Learn to play handbells
Glenita Riley invites anyone who is interested in learning the basics of playing handbells and reading music to a one-day class on Saturday, August 19, at 10 a.m. in the choir room. Please let her know if you’d like to attend.
Deacon election will be held at both services on Sunday, August 20. The Deacon Nominating Committee recommends the following: Bruce Arrowood, Mandy Ashley, Keith Fitch, Bryant Frazier, Carolyn Guess, Darryl Jefferson, and Winfry Whicker.
Nursery help needed
The nursery is one of the first places many visitors see. Help us make a good impression by volunteering for one Sunday every other month (or being an alternate). We have a real need for the baby and the toddler rooms for both services. See Jordan Plemmons for the 8:30 a.m. service or Melinda Wolanin for the 10:45 service.
Dinner at Captain Steve’s
If you are interested in going to Captain Steve’s Seaford on Thursday, August 24, please sign up on sheets in your Sunday School class or see Susan Porter. You can meet at the church at 5 to ride the bus or be at the restaurant at 5:30 to eat.
Charlotte 49ers concessions
The UNCC concessions schedule was posted in the WAY this week. See Jaime Poe if you’d like to help. September 8 is the first date and help is needed.
College churh mouse
Forms are available to college students or their parents in the lobby to fill out for the “Church Mouse”. If you have questions please see Jaime Poe or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.