Announcements

DAILY SCRIPTURES FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 12TH

August 13th The Jews Understood that Jesus claimed to be God John 8:37-56 August 14th Don’t’ let sin worm its way in through little things Matthew 26:41 August 15th The mature Christian controls his tongue James 3:1-11 August 16th As you approach old age, remember this advice Isaiah 46:4 August 17th Be humble, God knows everything You don’t Job 38:1-13 August 18th God sends angels to enlighten, guard and guide us Psalm 91:11 August 19th Suffering for Christ is part of the Christian Life 1 Peter 4:15-19

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION/SUNDAY SCHOOL DEPARTMENT

 Will be leading our annual Back to School Supplies Drive. We need your help in order to provide our children with the adequate school supplies they need. School supplies can be dropped off at your convenience and placed in the designated area. Please remember: Together We Can Achieve More! If you have questions regarding donations please see Rev. Thelma Williams, or Gary & Peggie Hall.

TUESDAY & THURSDAY BIBLE STUDIES

Although we won’t reconvene for our Tuesday and Thursday Bible Study until September, we will continue to provide scriptures for you to study on your own and possibly get a glimpse where our Pastor will preach from each Sunday: 1 Kings 2:10-12, 3:3-14, Psalm 111;Proverbs 9:1-6, Psalm 34:9-14; Ephesians 5:15-20 and John 6:51-58

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

Come join us for Vacation Bible School on Tuesday, August 21st through August 23rd. We have planned a variety of activities which includes meeting your spiritual, physical, social and emotional needs. Please don’t forget, August 21st-23rd, beginning at 5:00 p.m.-8:00 pm. nightly.

THANK YOU

THANK YOU: The Pruitt, Owen and Biggins families would like to thank Pastor Laffoon for allowing us to host the union of Kimberly and Michael “The Pruitts” in holy matrimony. Special thanks to Roslyn McQueen, Yvette Wofford, Janice Coleman, Bernard Graham, R. J., Charles Gillespie, the Security Team and all who helped in making their wedding a joyous occasion. God Bless You!

BAPTISM

We will be celebrating a service of baptism on Sunday, August 26th during morning worship. If you, a loved one, friend, or family member would like to be baptized, please fill out an application with the church office by Sunday, August 19th.

TUESDAY & THURSDAY BIBLE STUDIES

Although we won’t reconvene for our Tuesday and Thursday Bible Study until September, we will continue to provide scriptures for you to study on your own and possibly get a glimpse where our Pastor will preach from each Sunday: 2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a; Psalm 51:1-12;Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15; Psalm 78:23-29; Ephesians 4:1-16 and John 6:24-35