Head Usher: Wayne Barlow
Side Usher: Jack Snow
Spark Teachers: Luke and Lizzie Morrison (Preschool)
Blanton Youell and Jane Tesh (K-2nd)
WEEK AT A GLANCE
Sun, May 1
9:45 am – Adult Sunday School
11:00 am – Worship/Spark
4:00 pm – Beacons to Compassion Experience in Winston-Salem
Mon, May 2
11:00 am – Women’s Bible Study
6:00 pm – Girl Scout First Lego League
6:00 pm – Stroke Support Group
Tues, May 3
10:00 am – Circle 1
5:30 pm – Women’s Bible Study
6:00 pm – Girl Scout Troop
8:00 pm – NA Meeting
Wed, May 4
Weekly Grapevine Items Due
7:00 pm – Choir Rehearsal
Thurs, May 5
5:00 pm – Friends Feeding Friends
Sat, May 7
2:00 pm – 4-H Club Meeting
PRAYER AND PRAISE MINISTRIES
Prayers and Praises: There are slips in your bulletin for you to list any prayers and/or praises. Check out the bulletin board in the upstairs foyer outside the church office and place them there. You can also drop them in the offering plate. There is a box for any names that have been removed, but perhaps need to be added back.
Faith Friends: If you were here on Tuesday of this week to make a special gift for Mom for Mother’s Day, stop by Shasta’s office to pick it up this morning.
Beacons: (6th grade & up) Will meet at the church at 4:00 p.m. this afternoon and travel to W-S for the Compassion Experience. This free event features an interactive journey through the true stories of children living in developing countries like the Philippines, Kenya, Uganda and the Dominican Republic. Bring money for dinner.
Stroke Support Group: Will meet in the Fellowship Hall on Monday, May 2nd, at 6:00 p.m. Note different time.
Circle 1: Will meet in the Card Room at Ridgecrest Retirement Center on Tuesday, May 3rd, at 10:00 a.m.
Hebrews Bible Study: If you are looking for a chance to study scripture in a small group setting, there will be a study of the Book of Hebrews that begins on May 8th during the Sunday school hour and will run throughout the summer. All are welcomed. Where the class will moving through the book, each week should stand alone. Come every week or drop in as you are able. Elizabeth Gatewood will be facilitating the class. The class will meet at 9:45 in the Fellowship Hall.
Blue Ridge CareNet Counseling Presents: “The Five Languages of Apology – When Sorry Isn’t Enough” featuring Gary Chapman, accomplished counselor, pastor, speaker and writer. The event will take place at Central United Methodist Church, 1909 North Main Street on Tuesday, May 24th. Dessert will served at 6:30 p.m. followed by the program at 7:30 p.m. If you are interested in attending and would like to purchase tickets, see Shasta or Jessica Hoerter.
Service Saturdays: If you are interested in participating in Service Saturdays in any way & have not filled out a survey yet, please see Blanton Youell or Jessica Hoerter.
Friends Feeding Friends: Thursday, May 5th at 5:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church. The following people are signed up to assist: Bob and Sylvia Chilton, Bob Keck and Mae Daniels.
Birthdays: 5/1: Robby Rives; 5/3: Jackson Heath; 5/4: Charlotte Anne Banfield, Chris Wishart; 5/5: Jay Hoerter; 5/6: Pamela Morency; 5/7: Will Sheppard
Anniversaries: None this week