Bulletin October 1

WELCOME TO WORSHIP
October 1, 2017
 

PREPARATION FOR WORSHIP

Psalm 66:1-4

 

CELEBRATION CHOIR

“Praise Medley”

 

BAPTISM   (10:45 am)

 

PRAYER & WELCOME

 

CONGREGATIONAL SINGING

 

MESSAGE IN SONG

“He Loved Me”

Allen Gasper

 

MESSAGE

Dr. Chris Moore
 
Stewardship Report

From September 24

 

Operations Income

     Received 

9/24:  $35,975.00

     Weekly Need:  $41,731.00

Freedom on Powers – Building Loan

     Aug Loan Principal Paid: $26,873.00

     Add’l Principal Rec’vd 8/27: $760.00

     Balance Owed:   $1,499,140.00

Men’s Ministry Breakfast

The breakfast is Saturday, October 14.  Coffee & fellowship begin at 7 am, breakfast at 7:30 am.  All men & boys are invited to attend.  We will continue our study, “Gospel in Life:  Grace Changes Everything” by Timothy Keller.  See you then!

 

Benevolence Offering

Next Sunday, following the worship services, a benevolence offering will be collected by the deacons to help individuals in need.  Please pray about your gift.

 

Mexico Mission Trip Meeting
Looking to serve God through a short-term mission trip?  We will partner with Casas por Cristo in March 2018 to build homes for  deserving families, in Juarez, Mexico, and hold a VBS.  If you are middle school age to senior adult, please join us for an informational meeting, today at 2:00 pm in room 177.  Visit

www.vgbc.org/mexico

to view previous trips.

 

OCC Shoeboxes

Wrapped shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child are now available by the Greeter’s Desk.  Our church’s goal is to fill 1,500 shoeboxes.  Pick one (or more!) up today.
 

Alive & Ten31 Trip Fundraiser

Alive and Ten31 are headed to Ireland!  Help support them by purchasing a King Soopers reloadable gift card for $10.  Every dollar reloaded on the card earns 5% back.  Visit the info booth and get your card today!

Amy Shreve in Concert

Amy Shreve, vocalist & harpist, will perform  for us Sunday, October 22, at 6:00 pm.  Don’t miss this exciting event! 

 

Fall Festival

Mark your calendar for the Fall Festival, Friday, October 27, from 6-8 pm.  Bring your friends and family to this free and fun event!  There will be a Cake Castle and a Bounce Walk . . . oops!  We mean a Castle Bounce and a Cake Walk.  Save some energy for the Obstacle Course and then take a trip down the oh-so-high, hoot’n hollerin’ 18 foot slide.  There will also be goodies like hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, and all kinds of candy to fill your treat bags.

 

Fall Festival Help Needed

It is time to prepare for the annual Fall Festival!  Help is needed in all areas, including running games, serving food, donating sealed bags of candy (labeled drop-off chest located in the foyer), making baked goodies for the cake walk, and set-up and tear down.  Click here to sign up.

 

Christmas Dessert Theater Prep

You can help us prepare for the CDT!  We are in need of the following: 
 
Videographersomeone with experience in film/video to help us improve VGBC produced video segments; video lighting experience would be especially helpful. 
 
Stage Design – an individual with set design/construction experience, especially scrim usage.