Bulletin July 8

Welcome to Worship

July 8

 

 

PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP

Ephesians 4:11-13

 

PRAYER & WELCOME

 

MISSIONS MOMENT

Ireland Team Members

 

CONGREGATIONAL SINGING

 

MESSAGE IN SONG

“Shut De Do”

“God of This City”

Legacy Choir

Youth Choir from FBC, Garland, TX

 

MESSAGE

Rev. Michael Lusk

 

 

DEACONS OF THE WEEK     July 8-14

The following deacons are available for you to contact with any ministry needs: 

Kirk Dickenson & Stu Kurkowski
(719-598-2139)

Thank You From the Ireland Team

On behalf of the Ireland Team I want to thank the church for making the trip possible.  It was an extraordinary experience!  If you would like to read about the trip, go to www.vgbc.org/Ireland-Pastor Jay

 

Park Play Dates

The Children’s Ministry is sponsoring two play dates this summer at various parks.  Join us on Thursday, July 12 at John Venezia Park and on Wednesday, August 1 at Palmer Park.  Both events start at 5 pm.  For more information, please see Amanda Trim.

 

Children’s Church Break

There will be no Children’s Church next Sunday, July 15.  It will resume July 22.

 

Wednesday Night Activities

Wednesday night activities will resume August 15.

 

OCC Shoebox Wrapping

It is time to start wrapping shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.  Come lend a helping hand this month!  Join us on Tuesdays starting July 10, from 9 am – noon or from 1-4 pm.  Please bring tape for the dispensers.  Questions?  Contact Jo Root at 596-1973 or 661-6080.

 

Special Needs Training

The Children’s Ministry is providing training on how to effectively teach children with special needs.  Lori Gasper will lead this class on Saturday, July 14, from 9 am to noon.  There is no charge, but please register here.

Kids Pool Party

Kids ages Kindergarten through 5th grade (just completed) and their families are invited to make a splash at our 2nd annual Pool Party!  Plan to get wet on Friday, July 20, from 7-9 pm at the Vista Grande Association Pool (4730 La Cresta Dr.)  Hot dogs, popcorn, and drinks will be provided.  Sign up here.

 

Host a Chinese Exchange Student

This summer you can host a Chinese high school student from July 17 – August 7.  What a great way to do missions in your own home and show the love of Jesus to someone from another culture!  If you are interested and for more info, contact Nancy Sutton at nancyforeignstudents@gmail.com or call 330-2549.

 

Fellowship Dinner Reservations

Wednesday Night Fellowship Dinner begins a new season in August.  If you would like to be placed as a permanent reservation, please contact the church office.  (This includes people who were on last season’s permanent reservation list.)  Weekly reservations need to be made by noon Monday.  Register online or fill out a slip at the Greeter’s Desk and place in the dinner reservation box.