Archive for January, 2010

Bulletin: Week of January 24, 2010

Sunday, January 24th, 2010

Flora Ann Group will meet in the Fellowship Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 26th at 7 pm. Wanda Evatt, Marian Evatt and Rosanne Maw are hostesses.

 

Combined Bible Study fellowship will meet next Sunday in the Fellowship Building at 10 am. All adult classes are invited to attend for Bible Study and refreshments. Larry Henderson will be leading.

 

We will have our first 2010 Norris Fest meeting today at 5 pm in the auditorium. If you would like to be a team leader, please come.

 

Children’s choir, 1st-6th grade, will begin Sunday, January 31 at 5:00 pm. We will be working on an Easter musical.

 

It’s time for softball sign-ups. Check the vestibule for the sign-up sheets for t-ball through youth. There are opportunities for players, coaches and team parents.

 

YOUNG AT HEART: Do you remember Hee Haw? On Saturday, February 20th, we are having “The Gospel Hee Haw Dinner Show” presented by Rev. Gregg Loner from Honea Path. We will begin at 5:30 pm in the fellowship building. There will be skits, jokes, sangin, good vittles and barrels of fun. The cost for the evening of entertainment is $5 per person due the day of the show. Please sign up at the Young at Heart bulletin board in the hall outside the Preacher’s study so we can give an accurate number for the meal to Rev. Loner. Come and join us and enjoy some good Christian fellowship.

 

The Extraordinary Women’s Conference is coming to the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville on April 23-24th. This is a month later than it has been for the past two years. I am planning to order tickets by March 8th in order to get the early rate of $49 for 10 women or more (add $10 if you would like lunch). Look for a sign-up sheet in the next couple of weeks for this wonderful event. Chonda Pierce with Jeremy Camp in concert are scheduled for Friday night. Saturday will have Sheri Rose Shepherd, Angela Thomas, Matthew West in concert, Karen Kingsbury and Lysa TerKeurst. This will be spiritually uplifting and fun. Thanks, Rosanne

 

Centrifuge: $50 deposit for centrifuge due today; LUL winter retreat balances due, February 7th. Austin has a list showing how much each one owes.

 

Attention All Female Youth and Mothers of all Youth! Mark your calendars now to attend the Mothers/Daughters Valentine Luncheon! Our special time together will be Saturday, February 13th beginning at 11:30 in the Fellowship Building. We’ll have fun games, yummy lunch, special music provided by Tina Cook Kelly and a guest speaker, Carrie Flemming, former journeyman missionary. Sign-up sheet is located in vestibule.

 

Contribution Statements for 2009 are located in the vestibule.

 

February newsletter will be mailed out January 27th. Please have your information for the newsletter in the office by Monday morning, January 25th.

 

Rev. and Mrs. Addis and the entire church family extend Christian love and sympathy to the family of Lucy Weems in her home going.

 

A special Thank You to the Flora Garrett Sunday School Class for the special offering to our Lottie Moon offering to help us exceed our goal.

 

Congratulations to Robert and Michelle Stancil in the birth of Cheyenne Hope Stancil. She weighed six pounds nine ounces and was 19¾ inches long. She was born on January 15th.

Bulletin: Week of January 17, 2010

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

Church Council will meet today at 5 pm in the Spares and Pairs Classroom.

 

Steve and Marci will provide snacks for the youth, January 20th.

 

Sherry Kelley Group will meet at 7:00 pm on Thursday, January 21st at the fellowship building. Please bring a gift to play a game with. Faith and Laura are hosting. Call Denise or Lisa if you have questions. Denise: 207-6890

 

Baptist Men’s Day will be January 24th. The men will fill the choir. Rehearsal tonight for the men will be from 6:00-6:30 pm in the choir room. On Baptist Men’s Day, there will be a men’s breakfast beginning at 7:30 am in the Fellowship Building. Sign-up in the vestibule today.

 

Flora Ann Group will meet in the Fellowship Hall on Tuesday, Jan. 26th at 7 pm. Wanda Evatt and Rosanne Maw are hostesses

 

Combined Bible Study fellowship will meet January 31st in the Fellowship Building at 10 am for Bible Study and refreshments. Larry Henderson will be teaching.

 

We will have our first 2010 Norris Fest meeting next Sunday at 5 pm. If you would like to be a team leader, please come.

 

It’s time for softball sign-ups. Check the vestibule for the sign-up sheets for t-ball through youth. There are opportunities for players, coaches and team parents.

 

YOUNG AT HEART: Do you remember Hee Haw? On Saturday, February 20th, we are having “The Gospel Hee Haw Dinner Show” presented by Rev. Gregg Loner from Honea Path. We will begin at 5:30 pm in the fellowship building. There will be skits, jokes, sangin, good vittles and barrels of fun. The cost for the evening of entertainment is $5 per person due the day of the show. Please sign up at the Young at Heart bulletin board in the hall outside the Preacher’s study so we can give an accurate number for the meal to Rev. Loner. Come and join us and enjoy some good Christian fellowship.

 

A free eight week Arthritis Foundation Exercise class will begin January 18th at the Baptist Easley Hospital. The classes will meet twice a week (Monday’s and Thursday’s) from 1 pm till 2 pm on the 3rd floor of the hospital. Exercises are modified for various physical capabilities. For more information and to register call 442-7811.

 

Parents and Students: this summer the students (7-12th graders) are going to centrifuge camp at Ridgecrest, NC. The total cost for students will be $152. The fifty dollar deposits are due to Austin, January 24th. This will be a non-refundable deposit. Centrifuge date: June 28th-July 3rd.

 

Some of you still owe money on your deposit for February Retreat; see Austin for how much. Remember the remaining $20 is due February 7th.

 

On January 23, we will be having “Fathers, Sons and Guns.” Students will need to get a permission slip from Austin to go (this will be a highly adult supervised skeet shooting activity for all fathers of youth and young men in the youth group). The event will start in the fellowship building at 12 noon where chili will be served. After that, we will head to the Boggs’ place to do some organized shooting.

 

Attention All Female Youth and Mothers of all Youth! Mark your calendars now to attend the Mothers/Daughters Valentine Luncheon! Our special time together will be Saturday, February 13th beginning at 11:30 in the Fellowship Building. We’ll have fun games, yummy lunch, special music provided by Tina Cook Kelly and a guest speaker, Carrie Flemming, former journeyman missionary. Sign-up sheet is located in vestibule.

 

The Extraordinary Women’s Conference is coming to the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville on April 23-24th. This is a month later than it has been for the past two years. I am planning to order tickets by March 8th in order to get the early rate of $49 for 10 women or more (add $10 if you would like lunch). Look for a sign-up sheet in the next couple of weeks for this wonderful event. Chonda Pierce with Jeremy Camp in concert are scheduled for Friday night. Saturday will have Sheri Rose Shepherd, Angela Thomas, Matthew West in concert, Karen Kingsbury and Lysa TerKeurst. This will be spiritually uplifting and fun. Thanks, Rosanne

 

Contribution Statements for 2009 are located in the vestibule.

 

We have all the teachers we need for Winter Bible Study.

 

February newsletter will be mailed out January 27th. Please have your information for the newsletter in the office by Monday morning, January 25th.

Bulletin: Week of January 3, 2010

Sunday, January 17th, 2010

Rules and Guide Lines Team will meet at 5:00 pm in the Young Married Classroom.

 

We have received $5,374.08 toward our $5500 goal for Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions. We need $125.92. Pray and give!

 

Wednesday night is missions night.

 

AWANA starts back Wednesday night at 6:30 pm.

 

Youth group starts back Wednesday night at 6:30 pm.

 

John and Denise will provide snacks for the youth, January 6th.

 

Dorcas Group meets in the Flora Garrett Classroom on Monday, January 11th at 4:30 pm.

 

Alice Johnson Group meets Tuesday, January 12th at 7:00 pm. Sue and Jeri are hostesses.

 

Baptist Men’s Day will be January 24th.

 

Combined Bible Study Fellowship in the Fellowship Building on January 31st at 10:00 pm.

 

Church Council meeting on January 31st at 5:00 pm.

 

Winter Bible Study starts February 10th on Wednesday nights. We need six more people to sign up to teach. You do not have to be a regular teacher to teach this study. Sign-up sheet is in the vestibule.

 

The 14th annual Sportsmen Expo will be held on Saturday, January 30th at The Garrison Arena at Clemson University from 12:00-5:00 pm. Guest speaker will be Shaw Grisby, a professional BASS fisherman. Advance ticket prices will be $5 for adults and $4 for 15 and under. Tickets at the door will be $7 for adults and $5 for those in uniform and 15 and under. For tickets and more information, call Utica Church at 882-9402.

 

Please continue to save Box Tops and Nestles Bottle Labels for Education for Schools. The collection box is located in the vestibule of the old church. Thanks for your support!

 

Parents and Students: this summer the students (7-12th graders) are going to centrifuge camp at Ridgecrest, NC. The total cost for students will be $152. The fifty dollar deposits are due to Austin, January 24th. This will be a non-refundable deposit.

 

Also remember that the remaining balance of the fee for the retreat (Feb. 19-21) is due February the 7th.

 

There will be an event on Jan 23rd around lunch time called “Fathers, Sons, and Guns.” We will be having some chili beans. Also we will be doing some shooting activities. This event is not only for fathers with sons, but is for all youth fathers and all guy youth. More details to come.

 

Rev. and Mrs. Addis and the entire church family extend Christian love and sympathy to Daniel Moore and family in the death of Daniel’s sister, Mary Kaehler.