Sunday February 18, 2018 Bulle n These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribula on: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
THIS WEEK AT VALLEY FORGE… TODAY 18th 9:45am SUNDAY SCHOOL with D6 family theme “Genera onal Discipleship.” 10:45am MORNING WORSHIP with Children’s & Praise Choirs and Jim McComas preaching. 4:50pm PRAISE CHOIR PRACTICE 6:00pm EVENING WORSHIP with Praise Choir & Jim McComas singing and Pastor Randy preaching. VOLS … SUNDAY MORNING 10:45am Cradle Roll: Clint & Libby Hoilman Toddlers: Penny Rice, Megan Rice Floater: Lucy Cox Van: Brian Arrowood (423) 342‐5707 Shu le: Tucker Carter, Zach Carter VOLS … SUNDAY EVENING 6:00pm Cradle Roll: Adam & Julie Colbaugh Toddlers: Kelly & Jessie Wilson Floater: Debbie Stout Van: Keith Hayes (423) 725‐2953
MONDAY 19th 10:00am SENIOR ADULTS FELLOWSHIP at FH. 5:00pm
LEADERSHIP MEETING in room 107.
WEDNESDAY 21st 6:30pm YOUTH CHOIR PRACTICE in YRC. CPR TRAINING for Child Care Volunteers in room 116. Class is full. COTTAGE PRAYER MEETING will be cancelled for the next few weeks due to the ﬂu epidemic. 7:00pm PRAISE CHOIR WORKSHOP for VF members wan ng to join the Praise Choir in room 107.
THIS WEEK AT VALLEY FORGE…
WEDNESDAY 21st (con nued)
AWANA CLUBS for youth through 6th grades with Bible memoriza on, singing, prayer, ac vi es, & more! A great spiritual investment in your child or grandchild. Classes in lower level. CTS SANCTUARY CLASS with prayer, praise, singing, and Bible study with Pastor Mark.
Van: Kevin Pitman (423) 725‐4296
NEXT SUNDAY 25th 9:45am SUNDAY SCHOOL with D6 family theme “Adop ve Discipleship.” 10:45am MORNING WORSHIP with Children’s Choir & Jeﬀ Snyder singing and Pastor Mark preaching.
4:50pm NO PRAISE CHOIR PRACTICE
PRAISE CHOIR WORKSHOP for VF members wan ng to join the Praise Choir room 107. YOUTH CHOIR PRACTICE in Main Sanctuary. YOUTH NIGHT EVENING WORSHIP with Youth Choir & Praise Band singing and Rev. Jon Babb preaching.
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MARCH 1 (Thursday) MEN’S FELLOWSHIP at FH at 6:30 with Jake Johnson speaking. Go to FORGE CONNECT.
COMING UP… (con
MARCH 3 — 4 (Saturday — Sunday) VF COUPLES MARRIAGE RETREAT (spots available for 1 couple) at Bluﬀ Mountain Cabins and Condos in Gatlinburg. “Revive Us” costs $200 per couple which includes food and lodging. Go to FORGE CONNECT. MARCH 9 — 10 (Friday — Saturday) LIVING PROOF LIVE CONFERENCE with Beth Moore in Boone, NC. Vans leave church at 1:00pm on Friday, March 9. Conference will begin at 7:00pm at The George Holmes Convoca on Center for those who plan to drive. Pick up conference schedule and accommoda on plans at FORGE CONNECT. MARCH 17 (Saturday) PRAISE CHOIR APPRECIATION DINNER for current & new choir members in YRC at 6:00pm. Go to FORGE CONNECT. MARCH 18 (Sunday) KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN BIBLE COLLEGE CHOIR will be singing during Evening Worship Service. MARCH 25 (Sunday) PALM SUNDAY with Communion during the MORNING WORSHIP SERVICE. APRIL 30 — MAY 2 (Monday — Wednesday) SENIOR ADULTS SPRING TRIP to PA and Washington, DC. (2 spots available) Second payment of $75 each due Feb. 18! Go to FORGE CONNECT.
NEWS & OPPORTUNITIES…
THANKS SWEETHEARTS… for suppor ng ATEAM MISSION TEAM at their annual Valen ne’s Dinner. Praise God for your generosity of $2,325 toward their summer A.C.T./ High School Mission Trip.
NEWS & OPPORTUNITIES…
CAROLYN WHITEHEAD BAPTIZED last Sunday morning, February 11 during the Morning Worship Service. SAUL BAYS BAPTIZED last Sunday morning, February 11 during the Morning Worship Service.
EDDIE HUMPHREY recently re red on Feb. 2, a er working 43 years at Watauga Industries and Colorworks.
YOUTH CHOIR PRACTICES each Wednesday at 6:30pm and before each 4th Sunday Youth Night at 5:00pm in the YRC. We learn new songs each week so make sure to a end all prac ces. All 3rd — 8th graders are welcome!
LISTENING DEVICES for hearing impaired are available at the sound booth. Check out prior to the services.
KINGDOM KIDS SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS from 9:45 — 10:35 room 118 for special needs children. Go to FORGE CONNECT
GUATEMALA CHILD SPONSORSHIPS. One dollar per day will supply food, clothing, and school supplies for each child. Go to FORGE CONNECT.
TIP OF THE WEEK…
THANK OUR VOLUNTEERS! We are blessed with many hard working and dedicated volunteers. It is amazing how many people serve behind the scenes for you to have a blessed worship experience. Be aware of those around you who give of their me and talent to keep our church going. Remember the saying… “If all of the church were just like me, what kind of church would my church be?”
CONTACT US …
Valley Forge Free Will Bap st Church 1503 Riverview Drive Elizabethton, TN 37643 Phone: (423) 542‐5344 Oﬃce Hours: M—F (8am‐5pm) Website: www.valleyforgechurch.com Mobile App: valleyforgechurch.com/app
MY WORSHIP & SERVING ...
VOLS … NEXT SUNDAY MORNING 10:45am Cradle Roll: Keaton Johnson, Casey Crumley Toddlers: Cody & Brannon Vanover Floater: Bailey Montgomery Van: Mike White (423) 725‐4650 Shu le: Jordan Lovelace, Shaun Julian
VOLS … NEXT SUNDAY EVENING 6:00pm Cradle Roll: Melissa Carr, Melinda Gentry Toddlers: Shaun & Melanie Julian Floater: Ca e Carr Van: Mike White (423) 725‐4650
PRAYER Please pray for the bereaved family of Marie Norris (aunt of Ben Watson).
STEWARDSHIP Sunday School: 373 Morning: 569 Evening: 257 Wed. CTS: 258 Youth: 133 Oﬀering: $24,447.22 Weekly Budget Target: $18,128.56
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! 2/18 2/19 2/20 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/24
Eddie Hardin, McKendra Norris Sabrina Heaton, Maddie Lasater Mason Gibson Jessie Wilson Regina Harrison Gracie Payne Bridge Garden, Kevin Kiser
HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! 2/21 John & Brenda Matheson 2/24 Bob & Roberta Hughes, Kelly & Olivia Hyder
CONTACT OF THE WEEK WANDA CARR (Get Well/ Encouragement) Ivy Hall Nursing Home 301 Watauga Avenue Elizabethton, TN 37643