WORSHIP REGISTRATION Sermon Notes
Date__________________ Title: Spiritual Gifts Then and Now Announcements
Text: 1 Corinthians 12:7-11
Name_________________________ Ministry Information
It is a joy to have you with us today as we worship our Lord. We hope
City________________ State ____
you feel warmly received and trust that our gracious Lord will bless
Zip_______ you and your worship of Him.
Children (ages) ________________ If you are visiting with us today, we would appreciate a record of
your visit, which you can provide by signing the guest book in the
Narthex or filling out the worship registration slip attached to this
9 New address page.
Check Appropriate Status
9 Member Events at a Glance for This Week. . . .
9 New in community
9 First time visitor Today 9:30 A.M. Sunday School
9 Second time visitor 11:00 A.M. Morning Worship
9 Regular visitor 6:00 P.M. Small Group W/Pastor Simmons
7:00 P.M. Small Group W/Pastor Bowen
Check Appropriate Status
9 Preschool Tuesday 9:00 A.M. Mom’s Fellowship and Crafts
9 Grades K-3 9 Grades 4-5
9 Middle School 9 High School Thursday 6:30 P.M. Ladies’ Night Out
9 18-29 9 Over 30
9 I would like more information about
9 I would like to speak with one of the
9 Please send me more information Communion is the first Sunday of every month.
about becoming a Christian.
Below is a summary of the January-April Budget report. We rejoice that the Lord
Announcements has provide our needs in such a way that we have not only been able to meet our
budget but that we have been able to make additional payments¹ against our loan
principle as well as provide some assistance for our sister churches in Togo². Our Children’s Worship Training
Pastor Simmons’ small group meets at 6:00 p.m. (Simmons’ home) and Pastor
only area of concern remains the contributions toward our regular monthly
Bowen’s small group will meet this evening at 7:00 p.m. (Dent home). Leaders Today Are:
building payments³, and while General Fund giving has been sufficient we would
simply ask that you continue to prayerfully consider giving to this fund beyond
Please use the tear-off portion of this insert to sign-up, if you plan to attend your tithe, as you are able. The Deacons and Session sincerely thank you for Kent & Jacki Travis
Ladies’ Night Out. We will meet this Thursday, at 6:30 p.m., at Fat Catz your faithfulness as we together with you raise our voice to God in Thanksgiving
Restaurant, 3320 Troup Hwy. This is in the strip mall close to the Potpourri for His provision
House. All ladies are invited. Offering Counters This Week:
April Income Budget Expense
Spaghetti Dinner! Mark your calendar and make plans to attend the Summer General Fund 22,185.00 30,000.00 27,995.02 Jerry Shore & Gary Hopkins
Camp fund raiser to be held here at Fifth Street, Saturday, June 6, at 6:00 p.m. Bld. Fund³ 2,091.00 2,950.00 2,950.00
This meal will be prepared by our very own John Orbaugh. Entertainment will Other 112.35
be provided! It should be an enjoyable and interesting evening. There will be January -April
no charge for this meal, but donations are accepted. Please come to this event General Fund 119,190.31 120,000.00 117,848.64
and support our youth. Bld. Fund³ 10,066.00 11,800.00 11,800.00
Bld. Principle¹ 13,209.00 0 13,209.00
VBS June 22-26, 9:00 am - Noon! You are invited to the VBS Leaders Robert Hill Fund 2,745.00 0
Meeting on Sunday, June 7th, at 3:00 p.m in the Fellowship Hall. If you have NHMI (Togo Relief)² 2,415.00 0 2,415.00
not already signed up to work, but would like to help, we invite you come to Other 2,668.00 Yes, I plan to come to
the meeting. There will be a time to pray and teaching material will be Ladies’ Night Out
distributed. VBS is for four year olds through fifth grade. At Fat Catz
Help Needed with VBS Snacks! Please help by donating snack items for VBS. May Session in Review
Needed: Rice Crispy Cereal, Marshmallows, Pretzel Sticks and Caramel Dip. The Session and Deacons meet before the Session meeting to review the
A box will be provided by the Fellowship Hall to leave your items in. Or if you budget report and discuss ministry concerns.
would like to donate a gift card instead, I’ll do the shopping for you. If you
choose to donate a gift card, please give it to Oleta Brinton, Katie LaRoy or The Session discussed the needs of our congregation and spent some time
Joni Nilson. “Wal-Mart or Sam’s Gift Cards”. . . Thanks so much! praying for these needs.
Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing Pastors Simmons and Bowen will both be out of the pulpit on June 14
Robert Robinson's widowed mother sent him to London to learn to be a barber because of General Assembly and our pulpit will be filled by Jeff Jordan.
when he was a lad of fourteen. He loved reading more than his appointed Also, the June Session meeting was moved to the 23rd.
vocation and eventually became a minister (first a Methodist, then later a
Baptist). This hymn poignantly points out why God's sovereign grace is so A special fund was established for collecting monies to purchase translation
essential to our assurance—our hearts "are prone to wander." If our salvation equipment for New Harvest Missions International’s pastor training
and security rest ultimately on our actions rather than on God's sovereign program.
mercy, then there is no hope. This is such a simple truth, and yet such a The Session approved spending $3,200 beyond the budget to complete the
difficult one to continue to cling to. We so desperately want to contribute replacement of rotten exterior wood and doors.
something to our salvation, or at least vindicate God's activities by our own
efforts. The grace of God may call us to holy living, but our holy living is never
the source of our standing before the Great Judge.