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Prayer & Praise - 9:15 | Sunday School - 10:00 | Worship - 11:00


 Run with the Cows is Oct 19

Soup Cans for Pakistan & Power Cross due 10.20.

Thank You for your donations, the logs have been purchased.

Soup Cans for Pakistan & Power Cross due today

Rada, Flavoring, & History due next week.

Pastor Appreciation Luncheon – Today immediately after worship @ Captain’s Galley in Stony Point.

Middle School Retreat – Nov. 15-17 If you are interested make your down payment of $40.00 non-refundable to Judith Watson by TODAY.

You are invited to a Thank You Spaghetti Dinner for the congregation hosted by the Youth Shepherds on  tonight at 6pm. There will be a presentation from the Alabama Missions team that night.

Nominee for elders serving on the session are: Frank Emery,

Ed Henderson & Harvey Reese; congregational meeting is next week


COMMITTEE – We need a volunteer(s) to choose and direct the Children’s Christmas play scheduled for Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 6:00 pm. Please let Tony Harper know of your interest as soon as possible. Thank you for your prayerful consideration.

Operation Christmas Child – gift catalogs in vestibule.

Fall Election/Congregational Meeting Schedule

Oct 20 – Announce election of elders Oct 27; publish list of candidates

Oct 27 – Announce election of deacons Nov 10; publish list of deacon candidates; Congregational Meeting to elect elders

Nov 10 – Congregational Meeting to elect deacons; Commitment Sunday (financial pledge)

Dec 1 – Ordination and/or installation of officers

Dec 8 – Annual Congregational Meeting

  • Elect congregational officers
  • Volunteer for committees
  • Present 2020 budget
  • Other business from the floor

Each month in the ARP magazine prayer items are given each day of the month; Sept 23 New Sterling is mentioned; on that day please pray for our ministries and join us at 6:00 pm in the chapel for a special time of prayer.

Thank You so much for your loving contribution to the 2019 Back2School Bash. Approximately 1,100 children were blessed with new athletic shoes and over 1,200 with book bags and school supplies to start the school year! This Bash would not be possible without the donations, contributions and prayers from you! Thank you for all you do….God Bless, The Bash Team

Rita says “Any time is a good time to sing;” come join us in the choir.

 We have several who have been visiting with us for a while, thank you; if you are interested in membership please contact Pastor Tim

 If You love to worship our Lord through music and prayer, please come join us at 9:15 for Praise & Prayer! Also, if anyone of any age is interested in becoming part of the Praise Team, we would love to have you. Let Linda Harper know if interested.

Mission needs - If you know of a need for local missions or a missions opportunity contact  Ken Hauck, mission committee chairman.




Please mark your calendars now for the annual Fall Festival to be held on

October 31,6pm. We will have trick or trunks, cake walk, hay ride, hotdogs.

 The schedule will be as follows:

  • 6-6:45 pm – Hot dog Supper in Fellowship Hall, hay ride
  • 6:45-7:30 pm – Trunk Treats and Camp Fire with Hot Chocolate, Hot Apple Cider and Smores in the Front parking Lot
  • 7:30-8:00 pm – Cake Walk in the fellowship Hall

Please make plans now to attend this wonderful evening of fun and fellowship. It’s also a great opportunity to invite others to come with you.

Now you can subscribe to our weekly podcast of the Sunday morning sermon. Click on the rss button to see the feed information, subscribe, or set up your desired feed properties.

We are using email more. If you would like to receive email notification of events, prayer concerns, or other information, please pass along your email to Pastor Tim.