Bulletin December 3, 2023

Welcome to Worship
December 3, 2023
Worship Order
Preparation for Worship
Welcome to Service
Brandon Anderson
Choral Praise
The Love of God (Forever Mine)
Scripture Reading

Congregational Singing

Message in Song 
“O Come, O Come Emmanuel”
“The King’s Return”
Dr. Chris Moore

News & Events


Christmas Dessert Theater

VGBC presents Simply Christmas, Dec. 7 & 8 at 7 pm, Dec. 9 at 2 pm (the Saturday matinee is open for our senior adults & their guests), & Dec. 10 at 6 pm. Visit the info booth for free tickets.


Calling All Cookie Bakers

We need your help making cookies for the CDT. Stop by the info booth today or click to sign up.


Children’s Choir Performance

Come join us TONIGHT at 5:00 for festive entertainment by the Children’s Choir!


Business Meeting Tonight

Please make plans to attend the Business Meeting at 6:00 pm. Church members will vote on the 2024 Budget.


Senior Adult Christmas Party

Join us for lunch and an ugly Christmas sweater contest Sat., December 16, from 11:30-1:30 pm. Tickets are $8/person. Visit the info booth today!


Angel Tree

Share the love of Jesus and help bring Christmas joy to a prisoner’s child. Visit the info booth today to choose a child to purchase gifts for and/or volunteer for sorting & delivering.


Kids Winter Retreat

For all 4th, 5th, & 6th graders! Join us for Benchmark at Ponderosa, Feb. 2-4, 2024. Cost is $120/child. Click to register.


Perspectives on World Missions Class

Learn how God is calling you to join Him in reaching the world with the Gospel of Jesus. Class is each Tuesday, Jan. 23 – May 6, 6 – 9 pm at Cross Fellowship Church. Cost ranges from $250 – 500. Click to register.

New Marriage Ministry

We are very excited about the launch of VGBC’s new marriage ministry, Re|Engage. This 15-week discipleship course will meet Sundays beginning January 7, from 4:20-5:45 pm. Whether you are looking to take your marriage from good to great or are barely hanging on, Re|Engage is for you. Visit the info booth for more info or to sign up. Cost is $50/couple.

Thank you for joining us for worship at VGBC.
If you are visitor, we are delighted you chose to worship with us.  We have a gift for you, so please visit the Welcome Desk before or after the service. We would love to share with you how you can get connected. 
We have online giving . Also, we have offering plates at the back of the Worship Center at the end of each service.  While you are welcome to give, all we ask of our guests is to visit us at the Welcome Desk near the entry! 
Scripture of the Week
The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them has light shone. NIV The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of deep darkness a light has dawned.
Isaiah 9:2
Our Ministerial Staff
 Dr. Chris Moore
Dr. Devin Knuckles
Minister of Admin
Jay Hill
Minister of Music
Jimmy Peck
Minister of Children
Brandon Anderson
Student Minister