Bulletin November 18

Welcome to Worship



Philippians 2:9-11










“The Cross of Christ”



Dr. Chris Moore




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

Larry Dick and Tom Floring: (719-598-2139)

Operation Christmas Child Christmas is about sharing the gift of God’s Son, Jesus Christ!  Tomorrow is the last day to turn in shoeboxes.  Shoeboxes will be collected from 10 am – 6 pm.    


Christmas Cookie Bakers Needed We need volunteers to bake cookies for the Christmas Dessert Theater to be held December 13-16.  Click to Sign up!  Cookies need to be delivered by Thursday, December 13.  


Sunday Service Web Streaming Videos of the 10:45 am Sunday service are available weekly on the sermons page. The camera will mainly capture the stage area excluding baptisms and the invitation time.  Please be mindful that those sitting in the front middle section could be in view at times.  


Perspectives Course Learn to be a part of God’s plan to be loved by all people!  Perspectives on the World Christian Movement is an adventure of a lifetime that will give you a new and deeper understanding of God’s story and His desire for your participation.  Join us at FBC Black Forest on Monday nights, starting January 14, 2019, 6-9 pm.  Visit the info booth today!  An early bird discount is available until December 31.  For more info, contact Stacy Rea.

Mexico Mission Trip Meeting This informational meeting has been rescheduled for today at 2:00 pm in room 177.  If you are looking to serve God through a short-term mission trip, please join us!  We are partnering with Casas por Cristo in March 2019 to build homes for deserving families in Juarez, Mexico.   Lottie Moon The flags displayed in the sanctuary represent countries where VGBC missionaries have served and some of the countries where the International Mission Board is currently serving today.  Please be praying about your participation in the 2018 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering.  Vista Grande’s goal is $105,000.  
Custom Made Girls Sleepover The 10th Annual Custom Made Sleepover, Overnight Adventure, is January 18-19 (for girls 2nd – 6th grade).  Click to volunteer or attend.  
Kids Winter Retreat All 4th-6th grade kids are invited to “Benchmark,” a winter retreat at the Ponderosa Retreat & Conference Center in Larkspur, February 1-3.  Don’t miss this exciting weekend with a live worship band, camp pastor, and some late night outdoor tubing!  Register by clicking here.  Cost:  $100