ACTIVITIES for February: CHURCH OF CHRIST
Singing Emphasis/ Dessert Fellowship- Sunday, Feb. 13 (Ladies In Charge:
Kitty Bartlett, Vicki Kerns, Evelyn Griffin, Cindy Buffington, Mary Kay February 6, 2011
Breakfast @ Eat’n Park- Tuesday, Feb. 15 -8:30 a.m. (all welcome)
Marriage Enrichment Seminar- Friday, Feb. 18 7-8:30 p.m. & Sat., Feb. 19 Unless You Repent . . .
10 a.m.- 3 p.m. (With Lunch) – Please Bring a Wedding Picture!!
Baby Boy Shower for Marlena Bright- Sunday, Feb. 20 -2 p.m. @ Mary One day several people came to
Kay Minsker’s house Jesus and, like each one of us, they were
Pleasant Acres Ladies Meeting- Tuesday, Feb. 22 -7 p.m. trying to justify themselves by comparing
CYC (Challenge Youth Conference)- Friday, Feb. 25- Sunday, Feb. 27 themselves to some really bad people
Pleasant Acres Worship Service- Sunday, Feb. 27 -2:30 p.m. (Luke 13:1). They felt that because these
ANNOUNCEMENTS: other people had been punished so
Congratulations to Kent, Lisa & Jason Wright! severely, they most certainly were wicked
Proud Grandparents & Uncle to a Baby Boy- people.
Caleb Reece Aaron 8 lbs. 7 ½ oz. Born on January 28th!! Jesus response to them must have
been quite surprising. He taught that they should not be concerned
*Men’s Training Class- Every Tuesday Evening during the month of with others while they were not right with God. And so Jesus stated to
February from 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the building! them: " I tell you, no, but unless you repent, you will all likewise
perish." He was telling them that they would find themselves in the
$10 Valentine Gift Cards for our (10) college students- If you would like to same situation as the worst of sinners if they did not turn from their
contribute, please give donations to Megan Currey by TODAY!! own sinful ways.
If such was a condition of salvation for these ordinary people,
Mark Your Calendar: why would it not be for us? Is God a respecter of persons (Acts
*Our Friday Night Sing- March 4 -7 p.m.
10:34)? Indeed, when Peter was asked by the multitude to which he
*Baby Girl Shower for Holly West- Sunday, March 6
2 p.m. at Vicki Kerns’ house. preached on the day of pentecost,"What shall we do?", his response
*Spring Gospel Meeting with Willie Franklin- Friday, March 11- was quite definitive (Acts 2:38): "And Peter said to them, "Repent,
Sunday, March 13. and let each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ
for the forgiveness of your sins;..."
Donations Needed for Pleasant Acres: The process of repentance is not easy, and for that reason it
Construction paper, craft glue & stickers, craft ideas, stands between many people and their salvation. continued…
plain photo frames, play-doh or crafting clay, old magazines
w/ pictures, small photo & scrapbook albums, scrapbooking Sunday Worship
materials, new checkers set, large print story books, baby Bible Study 9:30 a.m. Worship 10:30 a.m.
shampoo & lotion, baby wipes and cortisone lotion. Drop off
Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
any donations throughout the year in the baskets under the table in the
Wednesday Bible Study 6:30 p.m.
Continued from front…In Romans 6:6, Paul compared repentance to a
crucifixion: "...\knowing this, that our old self was crucified with Him,
that our body of sin might be done away with, that we should no longer
Our Record for: January 30
be slaves to sin."
Sunday Morning Assembly 87
The longer one goes without repentance, the more difficult this Sunday Bible Class 80
becomes. Think how difficult it would be to get to the end of your life Sunday Evening Assembly 78
and have to admit that you have been serving Satan. Perhaps literal Wednesday Bible Study 75
crucifixion would be easier for many in this condition. Contribution (Budget $2,628) $3,397
As we see in the rest of Romans 6 Paul does not describe this
"crucifixion" as something that can be neglected once it is accomplished. Prayers
Speaking to Christians, he implores: "Therefore do not let sin reign in Those of Our Congregation
your mortal body that you should obey its lusts. "As Christians we have
Our Shut-In’s: Howard Lloyd, Helen Potts, and Fannie
dedicated ourselves to be living sacrifices, holy and acceptable to God Griffin
(Rom. 12:1). We will sin (1 Jn. 1:8). But, we should fight that sin with Joyce Wright- home recovering from surgery.
every fiber of our being, knowing that God has something much better Fannie Griffin- has pneumonia.
than sin prepared for us. Linary Church of Christ- Crossville, TN Regina Beto- infection in her wrist from recent surgery.
Family and Friends:
Bible Question This Week….. Bob Savage (brother-in-law to Steve & Kathy Cross) & his
An earthquake at Philippi eventually led to the release of two Christians from wife Julia- in partial remission will go back to the doctor next
prison there. Who were they? month.
SGT. Michael Phillips (grandson to Flo, nephew of
Cathy)- in Kuwait.
Bible Question Last Week….. Linda Ray (Cathy Hart’s Mother )- having health problems.
What 3 men wept when they saw Job’s misery? Bill Craig (Cheryl Kelch’s Father)- has an aneurism- surgery
(Eliphaz, Bildad, and Zophar (Job 2:12)) scheduled in May.
Betty Peters (Karen Seyler’s mother)- will undergo surgery
Alexis (granddaughter to Rick & Sherri Gallagher)- has
February Card Distributer: Cathy Hart
benign tumor on her knee- still trying to find right treatment.
Michael Wigal (nephew to Kathy & Julie)- regaining
February Baptismal Garments: Debbie Anderson strength from back surgery.
Kitty’s sister- had surgery this past Wed. - long recovery.
February Greeters: Ron King (Karen Tucker’s brother)- had nerve blocks in his
back this week.
Jen (Rick Gallagher’s secretary)- has pneumonia.
6-Almeada Eddy 13-Evelyn Griffin
20-Lorna Hutcheson 27-Linda Williams
February Birthdays & Anniversaries: Raymond Anderson Bill Pigott-Benevolence
Bob Moore Gene Wright-Building
4-Carson Currey/ Kathy Cross 5-Larry Seyler Stan Williams
13-Linda Williams 15-Scott Williams Minister: Ryan Currey Phone (304)842-6738
16-Bonnie Cropp 28-Steve Cross