Bulletin: week of 02/10/2008

The flowers are placed in the church today by the John Cook, Jr. family in memory of Denise’s grandmother, Lillie Vaughn.

Blood Pressure check after both morning services.

Properties Team will meet today at 5:45 pm in the Spares and Pairs Classroom.

Finance Ministry Team will meet today at 5:00 pm in the Young Married Classroom.

The students will be having a Valentine’s Day party on Wednesday. We will be having hot dogs.

On February 15th from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm, the youth will be baby sitting your child so you can go out for Valentine’s Day. There is a sign-up sheet in the vestibule. Your donations will go to the youth’s summer camp fund.

20th Anniversary Run for the Son. There will be an opportunity for you to participate in what God is doing all around the world through Run for the Son today. A special presentation will be given so don’t miss the 20 year celebration.

We need some adults who would be willing to give God two hours a month! We need adults to ride along one Wednesday night a month as our drivers pick up kids. Please pray about helping in this ministry. You can talk to Sheila Walters, William Melton or the pastor.

“Making Change” by Dr. Ken Hemphill– A transformation guide to Christian money management is coming to Anderson, SC at Concord Baptist Church, March 17th. The seminar is from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm with dinner being served from 6:00 until 6:45 pm. The cost is only $10 per person. He will be giving helpful instructions on debt reduction, earning, saving and spending. Most inspiringly, Hemphill addresses the Biblical laws of giving and teaches a unique concept of whole-life stewardship that becomes a person’s greatest legacy. If you are interested in going, there is a sign-up sheet in the vestibule. Deadline is March 2nd.

The Acteens will meet downstairs in the church on Saturday, February 16th from 10 am until 1 pm. We will have lunch together and have time to work on our scrapbook.

The WMU is inviting all ladies of First Baptist Church Norris to attend the WMU focus meeting, “Lite Your Fire” on February 19, 2008 starting at 6:30 pm in the fellowship building. We will be serving chili and cornbread. Please come as Ms. Rebecca Platts will be summarizing the WMU book for 2008, “Directionally Challenged.” I hope that you leave excited and challenged to become On Fire for God. Please see Becky Harper or Michelle Stancil should you have any questions regarding the meeting.

You are cordially invited to preview the Jesus Film project “Magdalena, Released From Shame.” This film will be released in the US, March 7, 2008, and we have been asked to assist in the beta testing of a Bible study that will be used as a follow up disciple training to the film. This preview will take place in the fellowship hall, February 21, 2008 at 6:30 pm. Be prepared to stay till 9:30 to assist in the study.

“His Hands Outreach” is trying to get a team up to go to Mexico to help Mark Dover, our missionary, finish his house. It will be sometime after March 9th. The cost will be minimal as he is planning to drive straight through. If you feel God leading, call Ernest at 226-2591.

We would like to start planning a new pictorial directory for the church. If you would be interested in being on the team for the directory, please see the pastor.

Liberty Elementary will be hosting a blood drive on February 21 from 11 am-2:30 pm and 4 pm-7:30 pm. Over 300 units of blood are required daily to meet the needs of the 16 upstate hospitals served by The Blood Connection. Please consider coming out and giving. See Christy Holder or email christyholder@pickens.k12.sc.us for an appointment.

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