T H E   L O R D ‘ S   D A Y

 

VOL. XLVII                           May 24, 2020                                     No. 21

 

MORNING  WORSHIP SERVICE – 11:00 A.M. – Group 1, A - L.

     

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EVENING WORSHIP SERVICE – 2:00 P.M.  – Group 2, M - Z.

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WEEKLY REPORT

General Budget offering needed each week:  $7,770.00

G. Bud. Offering received last week:  $10,509.12 + $2,739.12

Missions Offering needed each week:  $1,255.00

Missions Offering received last week:  $1,552.00 + $297.00

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SAFETY TEAM THIS WEEK:  David Grimmett & Russ Alvis

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WE ARE COLLECTING all canned goods for the Bluefield Mission and bagged beans and rice for Tender Mercies for May.

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FAITH PROMISE CARDS WILL BE COLLECTED THROUGH THE MONTH OF MAY!   TOTAL  FAITH PROMISE TO DATE:  $42,794.00

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“For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.”  Our Lord knows what is going on.  The faith we talk about suddenly needs to become real.  Let’s be faithful in continuing to serve our Lord, as He directs, with our time, talents and offerings during this challenging situation.

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THERE ARE STILL several MBC T-Shirts that have not been picked up in the old fellowship hall.  Please come by, pick yours up and check your name off the sheet.  You can call ahead to make sure someone will be here.  Thank you.

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MERCER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY is seeking to fill the following teaching positions for the 2020-2021 school year:  K-5; Upper Elementary; and High School Science.  If you are interested, please   e-mail Mark Patton at - mpatton@mercerchristian.com

 

 

 

 

MBC OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE WEEK

Wednesday – 11:00 a.m. – Prayer/Bible Study – Group 1

Wednesday – 5:30 p.m. – Teen Service – LIVE STREAM ONLY

Wednesday – 6:30 p.m. – Master Clubs – LIVE STREAM ONLY

Wednesday – 7:00 p.m. – Prayer/Bible Study – Group 2

Thursday – 8:00 p.m. – “Christian Issues Class” - ZOOM meeting

Friday – 6:00 p.m. – Prayer Time – LIVE STREAM  ONLY

Saturday – 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. – Maranatha  Graduates – DRIVE THROUGH GRADUATION PARTY.  Rain date will be announced if needed. 

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MBC LOOKING AHEAD

May 31 – 3:30 p.m. – Combined Deacon/Trustee Meeting.

June 07 – MARANATHA begins slow return to normal operations. Details will be given concerning Sunday School.

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MERCER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY INFORMATION:    

www.mercerchristian.com

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BUS MINISTRY – SURVIVAL KITS

The following donations are needed to complete survival kits for our Bus Ministry children, in addition to the devotional book and church literature they will receive:  Nabs, Slim Jims, Individual Bags of Chips, Poptarts, Pudding Cups, Individual Bags of Cookies, Non-Melting Candy, Spaghetti O’s, Gatorades, Fruit Snacks, Fruit Cups, Mac & Cheese.  Please have at church by Wednesday, June 10, 2020.  Thank You!

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INCREASING  YOUR  FAITH

Committed to Date - $387,572.94

Given to date - $339,223.44

Monthly Loan Payment - $9,000.00

Needed Each Week - $2,077.00

Given Last Week – $3,091.00