Financial Peace University Fall Schedule by happo4


									Sunday, August 31, 2008

                          Dates to Remember                       Wed. Sept. 3 -- All Church Midweek
                          9/3: Wednesday, 7:30pm      Wed. Sept 10 -- Men’s Midweek with West Cobb (in our bldg)
                          All church Midweek in
                          the Sanctuary                   Wed. Sept 17 -- Women’s Midweek with West Cobb
                          9/5: Friday, 6pm                                 (in W. Cobb bldg)
                          Teens Tailgate before and
                          after the Walton Game at
                          the Bohnhoffs                               Financial Peace University Fall Schedule
                          9/7: Sunday, 10am           FPU classes are starting the evening of Tuesday, September 9 from 7-9pm in the Family Learning
                          Singles Led Sunday          Center (Baptism room on 2nd floor). We will also be having a free preview session today, August 31,
                          Service                     right after church in the same place to let people see what the class is all about.
                          9/7: Sunday, 12pm           If you are interested, please see Jim or Lisa Casazza in the fellowship on Sundays or contact them @
                          Singles Lunch &             770-971-4621, If you wish to register for the class, go to our website
                          Devotional in the Youth and register online! The cost of the class is only $90! The preview session
                          Center (all NR Singles      is a great way to learn what FPU is all about.
                          are requested to attend)
                                                                                                 Class Schedule:
                                                               Preview                             Sunday, Aug 31 2008, 1:00 PM
                                                               Super Saving                        Tuesday, Sep 9, 2008 7:00 PM
                          Fall Retreats
                                                               Relating With Money                 Tuesday, Sep 16, 2008 7:00 PM
                          9/26-28: Teen Retreat
                                                               Cash Flow Planning                  Tuesday, Sep 23, 2008 7:00 PM
                                                               Dumping Debt                        Tuesday, Sep 30, 2008 7:00 PM
                          10/3-10/5: Campus
                                                               Credit Sharks In Suits              Tuesday, Oct 7, 2008 7:00 PM
                                                               Buyer Beware                        Tuesday, Oct 14, 2008 7:00 PM
                                                               Clause and Effect                   Tuesday, Oct 21, 2008 7:00 PM
                          10/11-10/12: Middle
                                                               That's Not Good Enough              Tuesday, Oct 28, 2008 7:00 PM
                          School Retreat at the
                                                               Of Mice and Mutual Funds            Tuesday, Nov 4, 2008 7:00 PM
                                                               From Fruition To Tuition            Tuesday, Nov 11, 2008 7:00 PM
                                                               Working In Your Strengths           Tuesday, Nov 18, 2008 7:00 PM
                          11/7-11/9: Father/Son
                                                               Real Estate and Mortgages           Tuesday, Nov 25, 2008 7:00 PM
                          Retreat at the Swamp
                                                               The Great Misunderstanding          Tuesday, Dec 2, 2008 7:00 PM
                          *Please send building
                          questions or inquires to
                                                                               Early Church History Weekend
                          *For announcements          What did the early church really teach? What was their spirit of faith like in the 100s, 200s, and early
                          contact Kaysie at           300s? And just how far have we drifted? What are the important lessons? Did you know that tens of
                           thousands of pages have survived the centuries, recording the thoughts and faith of our early brothers
                                                      and sisters? Want to learn more? (And meet David Bercot?)
                          *Please send prayer
                          requests to our             The guest speaker at our Early Church History weekend, David Bercot, has been a friend and mentor
                          Prayer Warriors at          to me since 1995. His expertise is Patristics, the study of the Church Fathers -- those who lived their
                          homeportmtg@                faith, often died for it, and fortunately (for us) recorded their thoughts. Bercot makes history come
                               alive, never failing to stretch the mind and challenge the heart. (This is also the 2008 Continuing AIM
                                                      event, for all current AIM students and graduates.)
                          *To receive email
                          announcements contact           •    Theme: "The Church and the World"
                          Stephen Adkins at               •    Speakers: David Bercot, Joey Harris, Douglas Jacoby, Steve Staten
                              •    Date: Friday, September 19 - Sunday, September 21
                          * Vicki Jacoby’s email          •    Location: North River Church of Christ building
                            •    Cost (for North River members): $50 which includes any and all days of the conference
                                                          •    Late fee (after 31 August): $10
                          *Tom Brown’s email              •    Discounts: 50% off for seniors, full-time students, spouses & family members of participants
                              •    Housing: Several members in the North River congregation have volunteered to house out-
                          *Jeff Hickman’s email                of-town guests, and more spaces may be needed
                           •    Preparation: Please read the recommended books, including Bercot's Real Heretics
                          *Church website:            Please visit the Foyer for information and registration on Sundays. To register, hand in your check to
                               Deb Furlong. It should be made out to T&R, Inc. To pay by credit card (+2% handling cost), please
                                                      send an email to See the provisional schedule on the back.
Final Week to Sign up for Dynamic Marriage!                          Reminder: No Food or Coffee
This week is the last week to register for our Fall Dynamic          Please remember that only water is allowed in the sanctuary.
Marriage class. The class will begin on Sunday, September 7th        Teen Computer Club Forming
at 4pm in the Family Education Center, and will run for 9 weeks.     Stephen Adkins & Tyler Durkota are teaming up to start a Teen
Please stop by the registration table today or Wednesday night,      Computer Club for high school students interested in doing cool
or visit the church website for information & online registration.   things with computers, networks, the internet, & Free Software. If
Employment Prayer Group                                              you are a teen & would be interested in joining, please email
                                                                     Stephen Adkins at If you are a parent or
This is a Prayer meeting specifically for brothers who are
                                                                     non-teen who would like to help, please let Stephen know.
looking for employment or a better job situation in light of the
current job market. It is held every Tuesday morning from            Provisional Schedule: Early Church History Weekend
7:00-7:45 in the Youth Building Conference Room.                     Friday, September 19
                                                                     7:00 Reception
Reception for John & Shannen Malutinok                               7:30 "Introduction to the Patristic World" - Douglas Jacoby
Dave and Peggy Malutinok are hosting a welcome home                  8:00 "The Evolution of Christendom" - David Bercot
“Pounding Party” for newlyweds John and Shannen Malutinok.           9:00 Fellowship
The reception will be held September 7, 6:30pm, at Dave &            Saturday, September 20
Peggy Malutinok’s. You are invited to share their joy, and to        10:00 "Clement: The Corinthian Connection" - Douglas Jacoby
bring an appetizer or dessert, as well as 1 pound of something       11:00 "Ignatius: The Episcopacy and Structural Unity" - Joey Harris
for John & Shannen to set up housekeeping (sugar, flour, etc).       12:00 Lunch break
2008 Teen Retreat: Title Town (9th -12th Grade)                      1:30 "Irenaeus: A Standard Bearer for Orthodoxy" - Steve Staten
                                                                     2:45 "The Spirit of Sectarianism" - David Bercot
Date: September 26-28
                                                                     3:45 Panel Discussion
Cost: $80 ($90 after 9/21)
                                                                     4:30 Close
Parents please join in for Sunday worship at 10am (special
activity & lunch to follow-$8 per parent for lunch)                  Sunday, September 21
Register online at                                 8:30 Reception
                                                                     8:45 "The Church and the World" - David Bercot
2008 Middle School Retreat at the Swamp
                                                                     Wanted: Housing for Early Church History Conference
“Iron Man: the Full Armor of God”
                                                                     Are you able to offer hospitality to fellow disciples coming to
Guest Speaker: Ben Barnett                                           Marietta for the Early Church History Seminar, Sept 19-21? If you
Date: October 11-12                                                  can help please email Deb at
Registration Fee: $55 ($65 at door)
To register go to by October 3.                    Prayer Requests
                                                                     • Hurricane Gustav is threatening the US Gulf Coast, possibly New
Father/Son Retreat at the Swamp                                        Orleans only 3 years after Katrina. Bryan Hawkin's entire 35
On behalf of Sonny & the rest of the camp staff, we are pleased        family members from New Orleans are coming to his house in
to announce the first annual Father/Son Retreat at the Swamp           Ackworth. They will be in need of: a nurse to take care of Dana’s
from Nov 7 - 9. For fathers with sons ages 6-18 years old.             sister-in-law who had major surgery, bedding, food, toiletries, &
Good Eats—Big cookout, man-food                                        help from families living near Legacy Park. To help please call the
                                                                       Hawkins at 678-574-6032.Please pray for the people of Louisiana
Great Feats—Age appropriate games & contests, fishing                • Please pray for Jack Pallas, the 3 year old son of David and
competition, canoe races, ping pong tournament and more!               Jennifer Pallas. Jack has had a fever over 104o, along with other
Spiritual Retreat—Devotional & Fellowship                              symptoms and was taken to the emergency room last week for
                                                                       tests to confirm or deny a diagnosis of Kawasaki Disease. Please
Cost: $130 per Father/Son (Each additional son: $35)
                                                                       also pray for David Pallas' mother, Alice Shotick. She was also
Register online at                                   taken to the emergency room & underwent tests. The doctors are
Volunteer Needed                                                       not sure what is causing her health issues so please pray for
A volunteer is needed to help input new songs into a SD card or        guidance to her doctors and for her quick recovery.
USB thumb drive for worship services. Please contact Ben             • Pease pray for the loss of Donna Brouder’s grandmother. The
Hernandez at 404-889-0113.                                             Brouders left this weekend to be with their family.
                                                                     • Katie LaPointe finished her radiation therapy. Please be praying
Teen Ministry Events                                                   that God will shrink the tumor significantly over the next few
Friday, September 5 at 6pm: Tailgate before (and after) the            weeks and she can have surgery without further radiation.
Walton game at the Bohnhoffs                                           Please also pray that the pain will subside now that the treatment
                                                                       has ended & Katie will be able to be at school.
Campus Ministry Events                                               • Debbie Kulcsar's mom, Dee Windate, had successful knee
Monday, September 1: Labor Day BBQ with the South campus               surgery last week and started therapy. Please continue to pray
Friday, September 5 at 7:30pm: “Truth Hurts” Devotional                for her healing. Notes of encouragement can be sent to: Dee
                                                                       Windate 521 Samithonia Road Winterville, GA 30683
Wed, September 10 at 7:30pm: Campus Women Midweek
                                                                     • Tom Jones has nodules in his vocal cords and will not be able to
Friday, September 12 at 7:30pm:Sports Night at GT CRC Fields           speak for a month. Please send encouraging cards to Tom and
Wed, September 17 at 7:30pm: Campus Men Midweek                        his wife, Sheila, at 1059 Nealcrest Circle, Spring Hill, TN 37174.
                                                                       Please pray for Tom’s recovery.
Singles Ministry Events                                              • Nick Fender made it to basic training safely and hopes to
Monday, September 1 at 2pm: Labor Day Cookout at 852                   graduate around Thanksgiving. Please pray for his training &
Rosedale Ave, Atlanta, GA 30312. Please bring your own meat.           continued safety. If you want to encourage him please write
Thursday, September 4 at 7:30pm: Bible Talk at Piedmont Park           to: RCT Fender, Nicholas O #5381PLT 1080, Co C, BN 1st Box
                                                                       16001 Parris Island, SC 29905-1080. Please remember the all of
Sunday, September 7 at 10am: Singles Led Sunday Service                the soldiers who are protecting us.
Sun, Sept 7 at 12pm: Singles Lunch & Devo in the Youth
                                                                              Date           Attendance              Contribution
Center(Tom & Jeff are requesting that all NR singles attend)
                                                                            08/10/08             545                  $21,998
Friday, September 12 at 7:30pm: All Atlanta Singles Devo at NR
                                                                            08/17/08             558                  $18,722
                                                                            08/24/08             513                  $18,383

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