Sunday, September 19th we will have the opportunity
to nominate individuals we would like to serve
on our Deacon Board. On Sunday, September 26th
we will elect Deacons from those nominated. Please
be in prayer for the selection process and the
individuals elected will serve our church as God
would lead them.
BAPTIST WOMEN’S DAY
Baptist Women’s Sunday is coming Sunday,
September 26th with leadership by the women of
our church at both services.
FBC Youth Group will meet Sunday, September 19th
at 6:15 p.m. for Snack Supper followed by Bible
Study at 7:00 p.m. Leah Isenhour, Emily Blackmon,
Libby Dotson, Will Denning, Justin Hensley, Garrett
Massengill, Olivia Stevens, and Luke Williams
are responsible for Snack Supper.
Gardens Trip is Friday, September 24th. The cost
is $65.00. Sign up and pay by THIS Sunday, September
19th. Cost includes your admission ticket, lunch
in the park and transportation. Bring money for
fast food on the way back and any additional food,
drinks, or souviners you may want in the park.
Make sure we have a permission form for you. We
will leave at 6:00 a.m. (bring breakfast) and
return around midnight.
JOIN US AT THE EIGHTH ANNUAL BECKY KNOTT MEMORIAL
The Eighth Annual Becky Knott Memorial Golf Tournament
is fast approaching. This year it will be held
Friday, October 29th with tee off at 12:00 noon.
Many individuals and businesses have sponsored
this event each year and we appreciate their support.
If you have been a sponsor in the past and plan
to sponsor again this year, please contact the
church office as soon as possible. If you have
not participated in past years and would like
to support our youth through this event, please
come by the church office and pick up a brochure.
Please pass this information along to friends
or other businesses. ALSO, we will enjoy a pig
pickin’ at the conclusion of the tournament,
approximately 4:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to
attend. The cost is a donation to the Youth Mission
Trip. Please come out and join us.
Mildred Jordan (Wake), Tommy Carpenter (Home),
Jim Thomas (Home), Jim Morgan (Home), Lucille
Broadwell (JMC), Bob Walsh (Home), Betty Self
Mark your calendar for Homecoming, Sunday, October
10th beginning at 10:45 a.m. (one service only).
Roy Smith will be our guest speaker.
The Clothes Closet is in need of Hygiene Kits
for men and women. The kits should contine one
each of the following itmes: regular size bar
soap, deodorant, can of shaving cream, medium
toothpaste, shampoo, small box of Band-Aids, tube
of first aid-cream, small package of Kleenex,
comb, small lotion, wash cloth, toothbrush, small
package of disposable razors, fingernail file,
hair brush. If you can help with this ministry,
please assemble the items and place in an extra
large zip lock bag and turn in at the church office.
Thank you so much for your help. Clothes Closet
ARE YOU INTERESTED?
MAKE A DIFFERENCE TOUR 2010
The Make a Difference Tour 2010 featuring Max
Lucado, Michael W. Smith, Third Day and TobyMac
will be Sunday, October 30th at 7:00 p.m. at Crown
Center in Fayetteville. If you are interested,
please contact the church office. If we have enough
interest, we will contact you and order tickets.
A Women’s Choir will be singing for Baptist
Women’s Day, Sunday, September 26th. We
need all ladies who are interested in singing
in the choir to join us for a brief choir rehearsal
on Wednesday, September 22nd from 7:30 p.m. -
We are looking for volunteers to help set up the
backpack room on Wednesdays, deliver backpacks
to South Smithfield and Selma Elementary on Friday
mornings from 9:15 – 10:15, and pick-up
empty backpacks on Wednesdays from South Smithfield
Elementary only. We have approximately 100 backpacks
that will be packed with food for children on
the weekends. If you could help, please call Tommy
at the church office at 934-9771.
We need help with food items for the backpacks.
The following items are needed: cans of spaghetti,
ravioli, beanie weanies, vienna sausage, (small
pop top cans would be great) non-refrigerated
fruit cups or pudding, juice boxes, breakfast
bars or pop tarts and peanut butter. If you can
help in any way, please bring your food donations
to the church office..
Friends of Children Day at the Kennedy Home will
be September 25th. We will be leaving from the
church at 7:30 a.m. and will return by mid afternoon.
We will help in the cottages, have lunch and attend
a brief meeting. Everyone is welcome to go lend
a hand. If you would like to go help and visit
the children, please call Carolyn Tharrington
PRAYER CHAIN UPDATE
The Phone Prayer Chain is seeking more people
to participate in this ministry. If you would
like to join one of our prayer chains, day or
night, please call the church office at 934-9771.
JBA Fall Senior Adult Rally, September 21, 2010,
at Beulah Baptist Church featuring Helen Little,
retired school teacher, mission volunteer and
advocate for the country of Haiti. Covered dish
lunch provided. Call the church to sign up. We
will leave the church at 9:15 a.m.
30, Trip to Big Ed’s for lunch followed
by “Under the Sea” at the IMAX Theater.
Cost: $15 plus lunch. Leave the church at 10:30.
Call the church to sign up.
We express our Christian sympathy to Kevin Watts
in the recent homegoing of his father.
express our Christian sympathy to Jean Williams
in the recent homegoing of her son, Tony Sawyer.
Many of you are already participating on our Bereavement
Meal Teams. If you are not on a Bereavement Meal
Team and would like to help, please call Gayle
Bizzell at 934-3514 or the church office at 934-9771.
Deacon nominations are this Sunday. Now is the
time to pray and ask the Lord to place on your
heart those who reflect the character traits of
a servant. 1 Timothy 3 gives us insight in what
it means to be a servant leader.
Robert & Ruby Holt
1 Kings 11:1-13
by the Pastor
OPPORTUNITIES OF THE WEEK
Lead by Youth, Caswell Share
School Classes for all ages
||Radio Bible Class, taught
by Bob Barefoot, broadcast over 1090 AM
Worship, broadcast over 1270 AM
||Hispanic Worship Service
||Youth Choir Kick-off,
Handbells, Choir Room
||Youth Snack Supper, Fellowship
||Praise Ringers Handbell
||Bible Buddies and Bible
||Youth Bible Study, end
at 8:00 p.m.
||Clothes Closet, end at 12:00
Clothes Closet will be Closed in observice
Missions Day Group will meet in the Parlor.
Handbell Ensemble, Choir Room
Choirs, Ages 4, Kindergarten: Preschool
V; Grades 1-2, Adult II; Grades 3-6, Music
led by Lynda Carroll, Fellowship Hall
Training for ages 2 – grade 6
Training for ages 2 – grade 6
||MaD 4 Youth
Closet, end at 12:00 noon
Support Group, Alathea Room
in Ryberg Hall, end at 5:45
for Busch Gardens Trip, return by midnight
are proud to offer Williams portable hearing devices
for your use during our worship services. To obtain
one of these units, please see an usher or sound
Budget needs per week: $16,608.21
Received as of 09/12/10 $17,004.38
Budget needs Year to Date $614,503.83
Received Year to Date $514,389.81
Received 09/05/10 $6,222.00
Received to Date $1,042.41