May 16, 2021

Welcome to Worship
May 16, 2021


Jimmy Peck



Philippians 1:27-30



Recognition of High School Seniors





Dr. Devin Knuckles



A Life of Purpose and Significance
Dr. Devin Knuckles
The Small Story
God’s Larger Story
The Battle
Deacon of the Week



Special Business Meeting

We are having a Special Called Business Meeting, Sunday, May 23, immediately following the 10:00 am worship service. We will be voting to call Jimmy Peck as our Children’s Minister; Jimmy is currently serving as our Children’s Director. His ordination service is taking place that morning during the three worship services.


College Graduate Recognition Day

College Graduate Recognition Day is Sunday, May 30. If you or someone you know (Bachelor’s degree and above, Trade/Culinary School) would like to be recognized, please contact Devin at


Preteen Summer Camp

Kids who will be completing 3rd—6th grade are invited to Peak Preteen Camp, June 23-26 at the Ponderosa Retreat & Conference Center in Larkspur. This year’s theme is “Known” based on Psalm 16:11. Cost is $195 per child. Register at


Middle School Choir

Are you in 7th or 8th grade and love to sing? New to singing in a choir? That’s OK! We are looking for recruits. Come join us! We meet Sundays from 4:30-5:30 pm in the choir room.


Pianist Needed

One of our Sunday afternoon student choirs needs a rehearsal pianist. If you have the skills and are looking for a ministry opportunity, we’ve got a place for you to serve. Contact Jay Hill at the church office or via email at


Vacation Bible School

This year’s Vacation Bible School theme is “Destination Dig: Unearthing the Truth About Jesus.” VBS is June 14-18, from 9am – noon for kids who will have completed Kindergarten – 4th grade. Space is limited! Register at


VBS Volunteers Needed

Vacation Bible School is just around the corner (June 14-18, 9am—noon) and we are looking for volunteers. For more details, visit the info table outside the Worship Center and sign up at


VKP Job Opening

Vista Kids Preschool has an opening for a part-time lead teacher position beginning August 2021. The hours are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, from 12 – 4 pm. Candidates must have an Early Education Group Lead certificate or a degree in Elementary Education. For more info and an application, please contact Julie Shade at


34th Annual Walk for Life

Life Network presents Walk for Life. Join the VGBC team Saturday, June 5, at Memorial Park for a 2-mile walk & 5K run. Visit the info booth today for more details or go to Help support the life-saving work of Life Network & the Colorado Springs Pregnancy Center!


Holbrook Sunday School Class

The Holbrook Sunday School class meets each Thursday at 10:00 am  in room 204 or via Zoom. To obtain the Zoom link, contact the church office.  We are also meeting Sundays at the church at 11:30 am  in room 204.
















Weekly Calendar

Sunday – 5/16

8:30 am  Worship Service (Senior Adults only)

9:00 am  Sunday School (various classes at various times via Zoom)


10:00 am Worship Service (Online available)

 Kids Worship

11:30 am Worship Service

 Kids Worship

2:00 pm  Church Operations Manual Cmte Mtg – Rm 174

2:30 pm  Stewardship Cmte Mtg – Rm 154


3:45 pm  Redeemed College/Young

 Professionals Choir – WC

4:30 pm  Forgiven MS Choir – Choir Rm 134

 Alive HS Choir – FH

 EV2 – SYW            


4:15 pm   Frontier Girls – YW

6:00 pm  Gatekeeper Leadership Mtg – FH


6:30 pm  Celebration Choir – WC

7:30 pm  Worship Team – WC


9:00 am  Men’s Bible Study – Led by Weide, Rm 154

10:00 am VBS Meeting – YW

 Holbrook Sunday School Class – Rm 204 or via Zoom

7:00 pm  Student Minister Search Cmte Mtg – Rm 151

Sunday – 5/23

11:00 am Special Called Business Mtg – WC