Meet our speaker:
Our youth ministry exists to REACH non believing students,
CONNECT them with other Christians, help students GROW
in their faith, challenge students to DISCOVER their area of
This week we welcome back our pulpit guest God greatly blessed during Mission Devine! ministry
Dr. Leslie Chaney for all three worship services. Thank you F.B.C. members for working in the and HONOR God with their lives.
With his wife Margaret, Dr. Chaney manages Lunch with the Pastor: Every Tuesday the youth will
heat to show the love of Jesus to Devine! Our come and have lunch with me and we will have a
and instructs Home Improvement Seminars, Inc., youth did so well alongside the adults! Bible study. Afterwards we will go out to the Briscoes
a nationwide family-oriented Christian Don’t forget to register for our July 14th – 18th and cool off from the summer sun for an hour and a
evangelical organization that specializes in VBS and our July 28th – Aug. 1st RA, Challenger half.
improving our individual and family Youth Vacation Bible school: On July 14-18th the
/GA, Acteen camp! youth will have their own VBS. If you have ever
relationships with God. David Cooke Thank You! As you probably
been a part of youth VBS then you know what a
Dr. Chaney formerly pastored the tremendous time this is in the life of our youth group. know by know, Sharon Neuman
Lexington Baptist Church in Corpus Christi, and The activities and Praise and Worship is tremendous has accepted an exciting position
for four years he was the Vice President of
Vacation Bible School Prep Day and when the youth bring their friends they will here with a company in San Antonio
1:00 – 4:00 p.m., Monday, July 7th Gods plan of Salvation. They will leave knowing and will be reporting for her new
Family Ministry at the South Texas Children’s
Child Care provided what Scripture says about how to be saved. Even responsibilities as of June 30, 2008. Sharon, you
Home in Beeville. He is an adjunct professor at the Christians are challenged to live a life for Christ
Howard Payne University and holds a Master of and your professional persona will be missed. It’s
every Day. Please contact Jack if you want to be a
Arts in Religious Education/Church part of this very positive life changing time in our bittersweet, but we will still see her smiling face at
Dear Church Family –
Administration and a Doctor of Educational I want to extend my gratitude to the youth group. the piano on Sunday’s.
Ministries from Southwestern Baptist Mission Devine volunteers for Alto Frio Are Youth Camp: This is our annual summer +
giving my house a structural “face camp and will cost about $150 dollars (July 6th-
Theological Seminary in Fort Worth. Please join lift”. Words can not encapsulate 11th). The speaker this year is Scott Crenshaw. He
us for worship at 8:30 or 11:00 a.m. and again at how appreciative I am for all the has been speaking to youth for over 20 years. Right
July is F.B.C. Devine’s month
6:00 p.m. this Sunday! work and effort that went into my home this last week. There now he has a thriving ministry in Houston at Grace
were many different people who selflessly gave their time to Community Church. His ministry is called the Venue
to sponsor the Food Pantry, so when
help make my house repairs a success and every bit of that and speaks to over 500 hundred young men and you do your grocery shopping this week, please
help was needed. I do want to give extra special thanks to Jerry women who are in college and or have carriers. He add some of the following items to your list for the
Solomon for his steadfast determination to complete the repairs is also head of their youth department. Here is food pantry: canned meat, spaghetti & sauce,
on my home. Alongside Jerry was his wife, Jill, who not only where you can hear him speak and see his ministry.
To my concerning and praying church family, faithfully worked everyday but also made each day more macaroni & cheese, Ramen noodles, cereal, flour,
Many of you know that my brother Chris Beadle was www.grace.tv/Index.asp sugar, peanut butter, corn muffins, box cakes,
bearable with her attributed joyful smile and encouraging word.
stricken with blood clots that went to his lungs. He has Youth Progressive Revival: July 27th-August 1st we
My sincere thanks also go to Angela Bowyer for her altruistic
will be participating in an associational youth event.
canned fruit, cooking oil, hominy, sweet potatoes,
recovered from this and has gone home but will be on commitment to making my home sound and beautiful, to Kade mixed vegetables, coffee, popcorn, raisins, jell-o,
Many churches from our area will participate in this
blood thinners for awhile. He needs the Lord and, God Miller for his jovial presence and proficient service, Jerimy
beets, and carrots. Hygiene items also needed are
Solomon for his dutiful attendance and expected honesty, and revival. Our Church will be hosting the event
willing, he will find his salvation through this ordeal. He is
to Gail Waechter for her delightful disposition and genuine Tuesday the 29th. This revival will be in the evenings. shampoo, tooth paste, bar soap, laundry detergent,
aware that he is fortunate to be alive, and understands The last day will be Friday and it will be a lock inn of
commitment to completing my home. There are many more and deodorant. Your donations to this local
that God's guardian angel was looking out for him. Praises volunteers, youth included, that worked diligently and joyfully sorts, that will be held in Pleasanton. This is another
be to God that He spared Chris his life.
ministry are very much appreciated!
while doing God’s work. Please know that I will forever event that could change the life of our Youth and
Please continue to pray that God would move him to remember the faithfulness each one of my brothers and sisters their friends. Please pray for the success of this
salvation. in Christ exemplified during Mission Devine. This ministry is event.
Zach Beadle truly abiding in the Lord’s word. My home was not the only Mission Project Back Yard Bible Clubs: July 21st- 25th
thing strengthened by these repairs, for my spirit has been the youth will be spreading the good news to grade
uplifted and fortified by seeing my Father’s faithfulness to his level children in two locations. There will be a Bible
children. story, Game time, snacks… This is similar to VBS, but
Extended Session Volunteers Thank you, I would like to thank everyone who helped with
instead of bringing people into the church to hear
Sunday, July 6th Jackie Smyth Mission Devine this past week. We were able to
about Christ, we will take Christ to the people. This
The following volunteers are mission will be taking the place of our yearly out of complete 22 projects with 5 additional sites to be
needed in the Preschool Wing prior to 11:00 a.m.: Nominating Committee Meeting completed by members of the Mission Devine
state mission trip.
Debbie Andrews, Ashley Andrews, Carrie Committee & 8 one day sites scheduled for this
7:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 9th If you are interested in helping please call Jack Saturday, July 5th during the Youth Work Day. We
McLaughlin, Karla Salzman and Regan Wagner.
If you know of someone to recommend for any of the Craig at 830 663 4408. also hope to conclude 5 other sites in various stages
open positions of service at FBC, please contact of completion this coming Saturday. It is incredible
Vikki Kezar or the church office.
that we have 15 adult volunteers. Please note your
commitment & be @ the church @ 7:30 a.m. this
Saturday. If you helped sponsor our youth, we are
grateful. They, the youth, will leave this Sunday
afternoon to go to Alto Frio Baptist Encampment.
We would like to collect the pledges as soon after this
weekend as possible. Thank you again for your