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Wes Conner, Senior Pastor ● Darren King, Executive Pastor ● Wayne Chapman, Assistant Pastor/Minister to Students ● Ricky Kyles, Assistant Pastor/Minister of Discipleship ● Steve Comer, Director of Music & Worship ● Gail Cordero, Ministry Assistant ● John Eichelberger, Director of Christian Education ● Ray Haddad, Director of Visitation ● Terry Kenney, Church Ministry Coordinator ● Cathy Peterson, Financial Assistant

Helping Chart Life’s Courses

Wes Conner – Sr. Pastor ● Steve Comer – Dir. of Music & Worship ● Clarence Swanger Keyboard ● Marsha Eichelberger – Piano ● Terry Berry, Jake Eichelberger – Guitar

If you are visiting with us, you are an honored guest in our congregation. Our prayer is that you will feel a warm welcome as we worship the Lord together. If you have questions about our church or desire spiritual counsel, please call our church office at (703) 330-0156. God bless you for joining us today!

PRELUDE: “I Will Sing of the Mercies” CHRISTIAN GREETINGS Anthony Lloyd, Deacon of the Week

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Worship is vital to the life of the church. Please help us maintain the proper worship atmosphere by noting the following: Please do not bring food or drink into the Sanctuary. Please turn off all cell phones, pagers, & beepers. Please refrain from leaving during the service. If you must leave, please use the back doors of the Sanctuary to keep distractions to a minimum. If your infant is hungry or crying, please bring him/her to the Nursery, located in the main corridor. The Invitation at the close of the service is very significant. Unless it is an urgent matter, please remain and pray for those making decisions. Excellent and loving childcare is available for infants through preschoolers during the worship service.

CALL TO WORSHIP: “My Life Is in You, Lord” PASTORAL PRAYER & WELCOME Pastor Wes Conner, Senior Pastor “Oh, How I Love Jesus” RECOGNITION OF GUESTS Pastor Wayne Chapman, Minister to Students

EMPHASIS FOR THE WEEK • Ministry Spotlight – Walk Thru the Bible Seminar – Discipleship Team • Opportunities for Service – John Eichelberger, Christian Education Dir. SONGS OF PRAISE & DEVOTION TO OUR REDEEMER
At this time, all 1 thru 3 graders are dismissed to Children’s Worship
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“My Savior, My God” “We Bring the Sacrifice of Praise” “Sanctuary” WORSHIP WITH OUR OFFERINGS DOXOLOGY OF PRAISE MESSAGE FROM GOD’S WORD Pastor Wes Conner, Senior Pastor “Wives and the ‘S-Word’” (Ephesians 5:22-33) SONG OF RESPONSE: “The Family Prayer Song” ORDINANCE OF THE LORD’S SUPPER BENEDICTION: “There Is a Fountain”
Words to Songs Projected on Screen ● Songs Used by Permission - CCLI #1798597 We Kindly Ask That You Do Not Sit in the Roped-Off Areas of the Sanctuary

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Deacon of the Week: Anthony Lloyd (703) 764-3925 Nursery 9:15 AM – Bev Spurrier Nursery 10:30 AM – Lisa Smith and Rae Watkins Toddlers 9:15 AM – Carrie Beard Toddlers 10:30 AM – Gene Butt and Terry Kenney

Pastor Darren King, Executive Pastor

Next Saturday Noon – 5 PM
Please Pray for & Support This Time of Outreach & Fellowship

LAST WEEK’S REPORT Sunday, October 4, 2009 Attendance
Sunday School: 99 Worship:154

Last Week Budget-to-Date Budget Needs $5,525.00 $77,350.00 Budget Receipts $6,415.00 $69,385.74 Over (Under) $890.00 ($7,964.26) Nehemiah (Building) Fund Total: $192,640.00

Sunday Morning Events Held at Nokesville Campus (BDHS) All Other Events Held at Bristow Road Campus Unless Otherwise Noted Today 8:30 AM – Morning Prayer with the Senior Pastor 9:00 AM – Coffee Fellowship 9:15 AM – Sunday School 10:30 AM – Worship Celebration / Communion Sunday 5:45 PM – Word of Life Clubs 6:00 PM – ReaLife! Monday, October 12 6:30 PM – Church Outreach 6:30 PM – Women’s Ministry Leadership Team Meeting Tuesday, October 13 10:00 AM – Women’s Bible Study 7:00 PM – Truth Project Bible Study (Chapman Home) 7:00 PM – Genesis Bible Study (Jones Home) Wednesday, October 14 10:00 AM – Women’s Prayer Group 6:00 PM – Guitar Lessons 6:30 PM – 318 Youth Group 6:30 PM – Prayer Before the Prayer 7:00 PM – Adult Prayer/Bible Study 8:15 PM – Choir Rehearsal Thursday, October 15 7:00 PM – Women’s Bible Study Friday, October 16 7:30 PM – Family Bible Study (Eichelberger Home) Saturday, October 17 7:30 AM – Men’s Hour of Power Prayer Group 12:00 PM – Fall Festival Sunday, October 18 8:30 AM – Morning Prayer with the Senior Pastor 9:00 AM – Coffee Fellowship 9:15 AM – Sunday School 10:30 AM – Worship Celebration 5:45 PM – Word of Life Clubs 6:00 PM – ReaLife!

S.E.R.V.E. Breakfast Ministry to the Homeless We are covered for SERVE. What does that mean? HMBC has committed through the Men's Ministry to serve a hot breakfast at SERVE on the fourth Saturday of even numbered months and the Women’s Ministry will do the same on the fourth Saturday of odd numbered months. The men will be there next on October 24 and the women on November 28. Men and women (13+) are invited to minister with either or both groups—that includes you! You're can help cook or help minister to souls every fourth Saturday. See Ray Haddad or Gladys Booth for more information. FOR YOUR INFORMATION… Recordings of Sunday Services: If you desire a CD of a service, see Jake Eichelberger in the sound room ($1 donation). Children’s Church, Nursery & Toddler Workers can receive a free copy of any service you miss. Benevolence Contributions: You can contribute to this fund at any time. Please mark your check accordingly. Altar Flowers: If you would like to donate the weekly altar flowers ($17) in honor or memory of a friend or loved one, please sign-up on the Altar Flower Chart on the Welcome Table. “Five Alive Fellowship”: This is an ongoing challenge to hand out five church brochures/gospel tracts per week. If every active member of HMBC would do this, in a year’s time we would have given over 60,000 tracts to our community. Consider joining up—tracts/brochures are at Welcome Table. CALENDAR REMINDERS October 12 – Women’s Ministry Leadership Team Meeting October 16 – Family Bible Study Night (Eichelberger Home) th October 17 – 5 Annual Fall Festival October 19 – Senior’s Luncheon (Great American Buffet) October 23 – Scrap Booking Night October 24 – Breakfast Ministry at S.E.R.V.E. October 30 – Annual CareNet Banquet / Family Bible Study Night October 31 – Youth “Reverse Trick-or-Treat” November 1 – DST Ends / Sefiane Family in SS (Missionaries to Morocco) November 7 – Walk Thru the Bible Seminar (New Testament) November 8 – Salute to Veterans Sunday / Deacon Ordination (Anthony Lloyd) November 13-14 – Word of Life Super-Bowl November 21 – “Extreme Home Makeover” Marriage Event November 22 – Thanksgiving Praise Service November 25 – No Wednesday Night Activities (Thanksgiving Break)

For regular updates of church announcements/news, go to our website: We kindly remind you that our pastors have requested that no one sit in the roped-off areas of the sanctuary. Please honor this request. 5 ANNUAL FALL FESTIVAL – THIS SATURDAY, OCTOBER 17 Fall Festival is finally here next Saturday! Activities will include a moon bounce, train rides, face painting, sports events, and crafts for the children—with lots of prizes and food. Everyone is encouraged to make their special chili for our famous Chili Cook-Off and pies for the annual Pie Contest. Please sign up in the foyer if you can bring chili or a pie. Come celebrate harvest time with your church family! Invite your family and friends for some great fun! CHURCH—THE WEDNESDAY NIGHT PLACE! Join us this week at 6:30 for our “Prayer Before the Prayer” session. Then, at 7:00, we view the final installment of the video documentary, “Israel Under Fire: The Prophetic Chain of Events That Threatens the Middle East.” Please join us! IMPORTANT NOTE – WORD OF LIFE CANCELLED OCTOBER 18 Next Sunday, October 18, there will be no Word of Life Clubs meeting. The leaders will have a special meeting with our WOL Area Missionary, Kevin Gregory, at 5 PM that day. All are invited to talk with Kevin afterwards about WOL's international missions, local church ministries, or education opportunities at Bible institutes around the world. CHILDREN’S WORSHIP ASSISTANTS NEEDED There is a still crucial need for volunteers to minister as assistants/helpers in our Children’s Worship. If you are willing to help with this vital ministry need, please contact John Eichelberger (703-730-2576) or Bill Keaton (703-392-4282). OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD Christmas is about sharing the gift of God's Son, Jesus Christ, with the world. Our church can help Operation Christmas Child share His love with needy children in Honduras, Kosovo, or another country. Please purchase small toys, school supplies, and hygiene items to fill a shoebox. We will be collecting the boxes on November 8, 15, and 22. CIRCLE OF GRACE THE WOMEN'S MINISTRY Women's Bible Study - Ladies, we have 3 new studies beginning in November. Women's Sunday School Class will begin the study, Chasing the Wild Goose: Reclaiming the Adventure of Living a Spirit-Led Life November 1. Tuesday Morning Bible Study will begin, The Victorious Woman: Shattering the Superwoman Myth on November 10. Cost $10 Thursday Evening Bible Study will begin, Discovering the Treasures of a Godly Woman on November 12. Cost $8 Check out the Women's Ministry Table for more information and to sign-up. Ladies Night Out - Mark your calendars ladies! We're having a relaxing evening out together. We'll meet at 7PM, on Tuesday, November 10, at the Golden Corral Buffet & Grill, 10801 Bulloch Dr, Manassas. Help us know how many seats to reserve by signing up at the WM Table. SCRAP BOOKING NIGHT – FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23 (6 PM – MIDNIGHT) Adult Ladies…Gather your photos and scrapbooking supplies and meet in the Fellowship Hall at the Bristow Road Campus and let’s have fun fellowshipping

You may join our church by going forward during the invitation at the end of the worship service and telling the pastor of your desire to join. You may become a member of HMBC in any of the following ways: 1. BAPTISM – If you have professed faith in Christ, or desire to do so, and will be baptized by immersion, you may join by confessing your faith through baptism. 2. TRANSFER OF MEMBERSHIP – If you are a member of another Baptist church, you can simply transfer your membership to HMBC. This is sometimes called “moving your church letter.” We will attend to the details of the transfer. 3. STATEMENT OF FAITH – If you have professed faith in Christ and have been baptized by immersion after salvation, but are not a member of a Baptist church, OR if your membership records in a Baptist church are unavailable, you may join by your statement of these conditions.

and working on our scrapbook albums together. Beginner and veteran scrap bookers welcomed! Bring your own snacks and please sign up at the Women’s Ministry Table. Space is limited! For more information, please contact Dena Blaylock at CARENET ANNUAL FELLOWSHIP BANQUET 2009 – OCTOBER 30 On Friday, October 30 at 6:45 PM, you won’t want to miss this evening filled with inspiration and fellowship with featuring speaker, Rev. Rob Schenck of Faith and Action. A minister of the Word of God, media commentator and nationally known speaker whose exceptional story-telling ability, powerful public-speaking skills and sense of humor will encourage, challenge and inspire. If you would like to attend this free banquet, please see Gail Cordero, or Cary and Amy Taylor. WALK THROUGH THE BIBLE - NEW TESTAMENT SEMINAR When: Saturday, November 7 • Time: 9 AM - 4 PM (coffee, snacks and lunch included) • Cost: $17 per person (for the first 50 people) • Where: Bristow Road Campus (Child Care will be provided). Each of the 77 key people, places and events from the 27 books of the New Testament are illuminating and inspirational by themselves. By using hand motions, catch phrases, and group review, the New Testament story will be revealed to you as never before in this seminar. After it’s over, you’ll stand up and cheer for your new understanding of the overall purpose and plan of God as revealed in the New Testament. You’ll also leave wanting to tell others of God's glory. Best of all, you'll have fun and experience life change in just a few hours. With this small investment of time, you'll be ready to begin a new journey to higher spiritual ground. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS! If you have any questions, contact Melanni Craig or Ricky Kyles and the sign-up sheet will be located at the Women's Ministry table. “EXTREME HOME MAKEOVER” SPECIAL EVENT – NOVEMBER 21 Mark your calendars now for a special “Extreme Home Makeover” Marriage Event on Saturday, November 21, 2009. More details will be provided in the coming weeks. See Executive Pastor Darren King for questions. THANKSGIVING BASKETS If you know of a family or individual who would benefit from a free Thanksgiving Basket from the church, please submit their name, address, and phone number to Gail Cordero in the in the Church Office. Our Deacon Body will be getting together several Thanksgiving baskets for our own folks who need a little extra help to celebrate the holidays. Lockheed Martin will donate the turkeys, green beans, corn, potatoes, cranberry sauce, cake mix, frosting, and carrots but we need to supply other non-perishables such as turkey stuffing, turkey gravy, pickles, olives, canned vegetables, etc. A box is set up in the front foyer for your donations. When shopping for your own families please pick up a little extra for the donation box and remember those who need our help at Thanksgiving. For any questions, please see Gail Cordero here at the church or email her at GOSPEL OF JOHN BOOKS We are almost out of the pocket-sized Gospels of John that we pass out in our neighborhoods. We have only 60 left. Can you help us get more? You can request more for our Outreach Team just by contacting the Pocket Testament League at 1800-636-8785 or Your help is greatly appreciated. For questions, see Ray Haddad, Director of Visitation.

318 YOUTH Reverse Trick or Treat will take place on October 31. We will meet at the church at 5 PM and take the church van to Pastor Wes and Eve's neighborhood. Once there we will go door to door and hand out the Gospel of John and other church literature. We will go until about 7 PM and then go to Pastor Wes and Eve's home where they will host us for hot chocolate and cookies. We will return to the church at 8 PM. The kids will be going off in teams and we could use the help of a few adults who are willing to walk with each group. If you are willing to help, please let me know. The SBCV Youth Evangelism Conference (YEC) will be in Virginia Beach on January 16-17. The cost of the event is $25 per student plus food. Please let Pastor Wayne know if your child wants to attend and the cost is prohibitive. The event will be a great opportunity for your child to hear great preaching and learn how to share their faith. We will leave the church as soon as possible when the youth get out of school, stay overnight in Virginia Beach, and return to the church Saturday night about 9 PM. Youth need to sign up for this event no later than November 1. All Youth information for these and other upcoming events can be found on our church web page. You can go directly to the youth page by following this link Smaller events such as youth hangout nights and other outreach events for the near future will be included soon so please check out the website often. If anyone has any questions, please see Pastor Wayne Chapman or call him at (703) 368-6545. Please join Pastor Wayne each week in praying for five members of our youth group. This week, please pray for: Katlyn Chapman, Mason Clark, Jenna Comer, Richie Cordero, and Linea Duffus.

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Show me Your ways, O LORD; Teach me Your paths. (Psalm 25:4) ●●● ●● HMBC MISSION Exalt God ● Evangelize Non-Believers Edify Believers ● Exhibit Godliness

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