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                                                                             Permit No. 130
                             As I drive through the neighborhood streets
                          around us, I see an unending stream of roofing
                          signs, materials and workers as we recover
                          from last month’s damaging hail storm. Looking
                          at the greening lawns and freshly planted
                          flowers as well, it’s hard to believe that golf-
                          ball or baseball-sized chunks of ice were
                          mercilessly beating our roofs and vehicles only
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   May 2009
                          a few weeks before. However, it’s a good
    Rod Minor, Pastor
reminder of the fact that tough times don’t last and that God, who is                                                                                                           LOOK WHAT’S COMING UP THIS SUMMER!
always good, can bring from the storms of life something of incredible
beauty and value. From the dark storm of the cross and the grave                                                                                                                                               Vacation Bible School
came the resurrection which guarantees our salvation. Peter writes                                                                                                                                               June 8-12, 2009
about life’s storms when he reminds us that all praise should be given                                                                                                                                               9am - 12:30pm
to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ who, “According to His great                                                                                                                                                    Finished K -
mercy, He has given us a new birth into a living hope through the                                                                                                                                                  Finished 5th Grades
resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, 4and into an inheritance                                                                                                                                              Crew Leader Training
that is imperishable, uncorrupted, and unfading, kept in heaven for                                                                                                                                               Pick one date to attend
you, 5who are being protected by God’s power through faith for a                                                                                                                                                   May 30th or June 6th
salvation that is ready to be revealed in the last time. 6You rejoice in                                                                                                                                               10am - 12pm
this, though now for a short time you have had to be distressed by                                                                                                                                                 Volunteer Meeting
various trials 7so that the genuineness of your faith—more valuable                                                                                                                                                    Mandatory
than gold, which perishes though refined by fire—may result in praise,                                                                                                                                              Sunday, June 7th
glory, and honor at the revelation of Jesus Christ.” (1 Peter 1:3-7)                                                                                                                                                      5pm
                                                                                                                                                                                            We still need 50 more volunteers!
  Maybe “the good hands people” can fix the roof or the dents in the                                             Weekly Schedule                                             Contact Denise Ward at 671.9545 or mdeniseward@sbcglobal.net
car, but when we face the dark storms of life, we can rest in the hands                    Sundays                                          Wednesdays
of the One who can and will keep us and our future unharmed. Even                 8:30am Country Gospel Service                    10:00am ESL Classes
                                                                                  9:45am Bible Study for all Ages                  10:00am Joy of Living Study
the things the world counts as most precious will one day perish, and
                                                                                 11:00am The Modern Worship                         5:15pm Fellowship Supper
the best of insurance companies cannot restore them. But our faith or             4:00pm Financial Peace Univ.                      6:00pm MasterWork Study
our relationship with Christ is beyond the reach of the worst of life’s           6:30pm H.S. Bible Study                          6:00pm Middle School Bible Study
storms. And God is there, even in our storms, to work all things together                                                           6:15pm DivorceCare
                                                                                           Children Wednesdays
for our good as we live according to His purposes and trust Him. In                            Completed K-5th Grade
these storm-filled days, I’m grateful that distress is temporary but God’s           6:00pm AWANA Club Meetings                               Fridays
                                                                                                                                    9:30am Ladies Precept Study
purpose and our faith will outlast it all and will result in praise, glory           Childcare Available for All Services
and honor when we see Jesus face to face. If you are in the storm,
hold on, the best is yet to come.                                                                            Mark Your Calendars!
Blessings,                                                                               Saturday              Saturday                Saturday             Sunday
Pastor Rod                                                                               May 2                  May 9               May 30 or              June 7
                                                                                  Student Trip to             Mothers &              June 6              VBS Volunteer
                                                                                   Putt-n-Funn                 Others                VBS Crew              Meeting
                                                                                      Zone                    Luncheon             Leader Training          Mandatory
                                                                                Meet 5:30pm at AMBC         Details this Jubilee      10am - 12pm             5pm

                                                                                       Mon. - Fri.             Saturday               Mon. - Fri.           Fri. - Sat.
                                                                                   June 8-12                  June 13              June 22-26            August 7-8
                                                                                      VBS                    Todd Agnew            Pre-Teen Camp         Childrens’ Camp
                                                                                 Crocodile Dock                Concert             Heart of Texas Camp    Highland Lakes
                                                                                   9am - 12:30pm           Anderson Mill Baptist   Student Camp            Encampment
                                                                                  Volunteers Needed              7:30pm             Ruston, Louisiana     Details on Cover
      Join us for our annual Mothers & Others Luncheon                                          ANNOUNCEMENTS                                               STUDENTS, MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
                    The Designer’s Label                                                                                                            May 2nd we will be going to Putt-n-Funn Zone for
                   Saturday, May 9, 2009                                                                                                            some putt-putt, food, games and fun. We will meet
 11:00 am • AMBC Family Life Center • Tickets: $15.00 per person                          The Jubilee is going Cyber!                               at the church at 5:30pm and return at 9:30pm.
                                                                          This will be the last printed & mailed publication of the Jubilee.        Cost: $10
                                  Our Guest Speaker this year:            The June edition will be available for viewing and download online
                                        Dee Ann Boyd                      at our website, www.ambcaustin.org. For those without access to           June 22-26 Summer Camp Make plans now to join
                                     Director of Leadership               the internet, a few printed copies will be available for pick up in the   us for Student Life Camp in Ruston, Louisiana!
                                        Performance in                                              Welcome Center.                                                           WEEKLY EVENTS
                                   New York City, New York                                                                                          FUEL Cells
                                 A few tickets are still available.                                                                                 Our FUEL Cells meet each Wednesday and Sunday night of the month.
                                                                                            Ministry Spotlight
                                     Contact Camille Minor at                                                                                       Middle School students meet on Wednesday nights and High School
                                                                                 Faith in Action Caregivers - Northwest
                                           633.6323 or                                                                                              students meet on Sunday nights. We are digging deeper into Lifeway's
                                                                             Members of Anderson Mill are involved in a ministry that has
                                    camilleminor@yahoo.com                 given over 4000 car rides to over 300 senior neighbors.                  KNOWN curriculum in our small groups.
                                                                           Faith in Action-Northwest relies on volunteers from local churches                         Middle School FUEL Cells:
                                                                           and our community who are willing to provide transportation to                             Wednesday, 6 - 8pm The Student Room @ AMBC.
       TODD AGNEW CONCERT at AMBC                                          members of our area senior adult community. Ask Faye Hall,                                 Wednesday, 6:30-8pm Ken and Denise Ward's home
         Saturday, June 13th at 7:30pm                                     Paul Williams, Wes Braden, Liz Cobb, Kay Croom, Margie                                                            (8519 W. Potosi Cove, Austin)
                                                                           Patrick, Andrew Sheng, Bob Williamson, Bobbie Wright or
    Proceeds Help Fund                                                     Jerry Wright what seniors can do for other seniors in our
                                                                                                                                                                      High School FUEL Cells:
                                                                                                                                                                      Sunday nights, 6:30-8pm, The Student Room @ AMBC
   Honduras Mission Trip                                                   community and you’ll hear about the network of volunteers who
                                                                           put feet to their faith.                                                 YBFs
TICKET INFO:
                                                                             Faith in Action - Northwest is one of several such groups              Join us on Sunday mornings from 9:45-10:45 for our Youth Bible
$12 advance purchase / $15 at the door
                                                                           serving the Austin metropolitan area every day with rides to and         Fellowships. We meet as one large group for games and announcements,
You can purchase tickets in the church                                     from doctor offices, grocery stores and other needed places.             then break into smaller groups (Middle School Girls, Middle School
office or online by clicking the link at                                   Other volunteers provide phone contacts, visits, handyman jobs
                                                                                                                                                    Guys, High School Girls, High School Guys) to go through Lifeway's
www.ambcaustin.org or at                                                   or office assistance. Take a few moments and ask one our of
                                                                           your fellow Anderson Mill members how to get involved or call            KNOWN curriculum.
www.itickets.com/events/227248.html
WEBSITE: www.toddagnew.com                                                 512-250-5021. Some senior adult in your neighborhood will be                            AWANA: Wednesdays at 6pm
                                                                           glad you cared.                                                          WOW!!! What an exciting year it's been
                                                                                                                                                    in AWANA! New themes, new friends and
            HONDURAS CHILDREN’S HOME                                                                                                                most importantly, new LIFE in Christ Jesus!
            CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT                                                                                 Worship Ministry                It's hard to believe it is coming to an end
                                                                                                                Worship Choir                       and we're closing with a bang.
                          Saturday, June 27th                                                                   Requirements for membership
               White Wing Golf Club in Georgetown                                                               include a love and commitment       Just take a look.........
                         Cost: $80 per Golfer                                                                   to the Lord, a love for singing,    *May 6th* - Missionary Night!
   Anderson Mill Baptist Church is partnering with several other Texas        “Worthy of the Prize”             and the ability to be faithful to   Come dressed up and show us where you want to go and spread the
                                                                                                                practices and services. Music
Churches to build a new Children’s Home in El Portillo, Honduras.              Fit Camp for Ladies              reading skills are helpful but      'GOOD NEWS'!
The new “Promise Home” will provide love and support to orphaned,         Monday / Wednesday / Friday           not required.                       *May 13th* - Movie/Popcorn Night & AWANA Store!! Need we say
abandoned and abused children. Plans also call for a Church and               from 5:30-6:30am OR               Creative Team Sessions              more? Join us for a great movie and yummy popcorn and spend those
                                                                          Sunday / Tuesday / Thursday           In an effort to bring greater
Medical Clinic to minister to the people of the area. 145 acres have                                            creativity to our services, we      bucks! The store will be open with new and exciting items just waiting
been purchased and the plans have been approved. Now we are               from 7-8pm (Starts April 19th)                                            to go home with you
                                                                                                                are inviting individuals to lend
                                                                                 For Ladies 18+                 their creative talents to the       *May 20th* - Award Night!! Friends and family are all invited to watch
stepping out in faith to begin building.
                                                                           Visit worthyoftheprize.com           worship planning process.
                       How you can contribute:                                                                                                      you shine on this special evening. You worked hard and this night is for
                                                                                 for registration.              Songwriters’ Circle
If you are a Golfer, we need you to enlist 3 other Golfers to form a                                            For those who have written          you! *Special reception following.
                                                                            Children’s Sports Camp
Foursome. However, if this is not possible, then you can sign up             August 3 - 6 from 6-8pm            songs, are working on               Now, don't go far, kids. School and this year's AWANA may be over, but
Individually and we will form the Foursomes. If you cannot participate,                                         songs, or have expressed
                                                                           For more Rec Ministry info, visit    a desire to write songs.            summer will be filled with great fun here at AMBC.
you may want to make a direct contribution.                                   www.ambcaustin.org and             Contact Aaron Franklin at
If you are not a Golfer, but would like to support the building of the    www.ambcrecministry.blogspot.com                                          **Special thanks go to all of you who committed your hearts and
                                                                               or contact Erin Franklin
                                                                                                                afranklin@ambcaustin.org
Honduras Children’s Home, please make a direct contribution.                                                       for more information.            time to this awesome ministry. We couldn't have done it without
                                                                            erin.franklin@ambcaustin.org
                                                                                                                                                    you and we can't wait to see you back, so stay tuned for information
    For more information, contact Doug Moore at 219.5849.                                                                                           about our 2009-2010 year. See you then!!

								
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