Bulletin April 28, 2019

Welcome to Worship
April 28, 2019

 

 
PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP
 
BELLS OF VISTA GRANDE
“A Thousand Ages”
 
PRAYER & WELCOME
 
TESTIMONY: BECAUSE OF HIM
Christian Erickson
 
CELEBRATION CHOIR
“Crucified with Christ”
Trio: Kent Slack, Allen Gasper, Cory Dugan
 
CONGREGATIONAL SINGING
 
MESSAGE IN SONG
“The Power of the Cross”
Rejoice
 
 
Dr. Chris Moore

 

DEACONS OF THE WEEK
The following deacons are available for you to contact with any ministry needs:

jimmy Peck & Paul Brandenstein: (719-598-2139)

Children’s Spring Musical You are invited to attend “Fruit of the Spirit,” the children’s spring musical featuring preschool, elementary, and middle school choirs. Join us with your family & friends, Sunday, May 5, at 6:00 pm. It is sure to be an event that will bring a smile to your face!
 
Discovering VGBC Are you new to the church or would you like to learn more about who we are, what we believe, and ministries we offer? We are providing Discovering VGBC on Sunday, May 5, from 9:00 am to noon in room 179 for new members or people who want to learn more. Lunch will be provided following the class. Contact the church office if you are interested in attending.
 
Summer Mission Involvement If you are participating in a summer missions activity or trip (locally or overseas), we would like to recognize you and pray for you at the end of our worship services on May 5. Please contact Doug at 282-0625 or at dwamble@q.com.
 
College & High School Graduates Graduation season is upon us! We would like to recognize our graduates and their accomplishments. High school seniors who are interested in participating, send an email to Michael Lusk before May 12. (High School Senior Recognition Day is May 19.) Interested college graduates may send an email to Devin Knuckles.
 
Thursday Night Bible Study Join us Thursday evenings at 6:45 for a new adult Bible study led by Don Bullock. Come take a tour of the Holy Land through the video series, “That the World May Know” by Ray Vander Laan.
 
Easter Offering Thank You Thank you for generously supporting missions in North America! The total received for the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering is $30,460.
 
National Day of Prayer Join us Thursday, May 2, as we pray for America! Come and go from 4 – 8 pm in the Youth Wing. The mission of the National Day of Prayer Task Force is to mobilize prayer in America and to encourage personal repentance and righteousness in the culture. Visit nationaldayofprayer.org.
 
Preteen Camp! Kids who will be completing 3rd – 6th grade are invited to Peak Preteen Camp, June 26-29 at the Ponderosa Retreat & Conference Center in Larkspur. This year’s theme is “The Journey” from Prov. 4:26-27. Cost: $200/child with a $50 deposit due by May 5. Register at www.vgbc.org/camp.
 
Marriage Night Simulcast Event VGBC is a host site for the first-ever Marriage Night simulcast presented by RightNow Media. This event, for married and engaged couples, is May 17, 7-10 pm, with doors opening at 6:30. Come laugh and learn as you hear from marriage experts and discover how to honor God through your relationship. Speakers include: Francis & Lisa Chan, Les & Leslie Parrott, and comedian Michael Jr. Make plans to attend; it will be worth your time! Tickets are $15/person. To register, visit www.vgbc.org/marriage.
 
Baby Dedication We invite parents who want publicly to dedicate themselves to raising their child in the Lord to participate in a Baby Dedication on Sunday, May 12.  If you are interested, please notify the church office by May 8 at noon.