Announcements for Sunday, May 28, 2023
Prayer List: See our Prayer List and our recent Prayer Requests.
May is Change for Children Month: This month, our denomination is collecting money to support the FWB Children’s Home. Add your blue bags (or, a check made out to the church with “Children’s Home” in the Memo line or on the envelope) to the collection plate this morning. Thank you for contributing!
Memorial Day: Monday is Memorial Day. In accordance with our by-laws, we will not hold our Bible Study service this evening.
Open Prayer Time: Join us to pray on Wednesdays from 6 to 6:30 pm in the Sanctuary. See Pastor Johnathan.
Prayer Meeting: On Wednesday, May 31 at 7 pm, we will hold our Prayer Meeting services.
Samaritan’s Purse Item of the Month: Each month, we will collect a different item to pack in our Samaritan’s Purse Christmas Boxes for 2023. May’s focus is on mini flashlights & batteries. Place items in the box in the Fellowship Hall. Monetary donations are also appreciated and can be added to the offering plate in an envelope marked “Samaritan’s Purse.” See Pam Radford.
Graduation Sunday: Next Sunday, June 4, is Graduation Sunday. Pre-school: Clara Barnes, Jackson Barnes. Grade 5: Kelsey Beasley, Lathans Beasley. High School: Kaylee Amaon, Jimmy Ferguson, Brodie Cormack, Josh Edwards. College: Alexis Jones. Boxes with our graduates’ names are in the Fellowship Hall. Place any cards or gifts you’d like to give them in their boxes. See Wanda Benson.
VBS Meeting: Monday, June 5 at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall, for everyone helping with VBS. See Wanda Benson.
Outreach Committee Meeting: Thursday, June 6 at 6:45 pm in the Fellowship Hall. See Andrea Solomon.
Family Night: On Wednesday, June 6 at 7 pm, we will hold our Family Night services. The Woman’s Auxiliary will meet in the Fellowship Hall, the Laymen’s League will meet in the Original Fellowship Hall, and the Youth will meet in the Jesus-and-Me (JAM) classroom. We will not hold our Prayer Meeting service that night.
Powhatan OFWB T-shirts: If you would like to order a new Powhatan T-shirt, a sample shirt and order forms are located at the Sanctuary door. Add your name, sizes, and quantities to the form. Make checks out to the church (with “T-shirt” in the Memo line). Payments and orders are due Sunday, June 11. Sizes up to XL: $20; sizes 2XL and above: $23.
Vacation Bible School: Sunday, June 25 through Wednesday, June 28. Go here for details and to pre-register!
Clayton Area Ministries (CAM): We are collecting non-perishable food and personal care items for our local food bank. Baskets have been placed at the door to the Sanctuary and the door to the Fellowship Hall. See Jeanette Canady.
Contact Us: See our Contact Us page to reach us, or to find the church’s mailing address.
||Freda Barbour||Brodie Cormack & children|
|Pam Radford||Kim Barnes|
|Connie Barton||5/1||Blake & Hayley Hodge||5/2|
|Barbara Barbour||5/7||Hunter & Kim Barnes||5/11|
|Matthew Bennett||5/11||Steve & Brenda Sears||5/12|
|Amanda Bunn||5/12||David & Krystal Guin||5/18|
|Garland Rhodes||5/13||Kris & Wendi Massey||5/22|
|Nathan Jacobs||5/17||Ray & Lynne Holloman||5/29|
|Connie Munden||6/2||JE & Barbara Barbour||6/3|
|Jim Holmes||6/3||Scott & Ashley Kepley||6/3|
|Carol Broughton||6/4||Billy & Geraldine Williams||6/12|
|Seth Edwards||6/6||Joey & Jeanette Canady||6/17|
|Ramona Robertson||6/7||Craig & Natalie Norris||6/17|