Blacksburg Church of Christ
August 18, 2019
Sympathy to Roy Buchanan and family in the passing of his wife Cyndi on 8/05. The funeral was 08/10 in Clarksville, TN. The Buchanans worked with our campus ministry from 1987 to 1998.
Sympathy to Sandie Leichner and family in the death of her cousin's son Sean Collinsworth in NJ.
Jessica Muller returns home today from India.
Judy Burch asks that we pray for her neice Chelsea Lynn Burgess missing since July 17th. Her mother is Debbie Burgess.
Betsey Roberts requests prayers for Sue Clark and David Clark, clients in Gainesville, FL, with medical issues.
Continuing prayers for Bob Pusey, James Coleman, Ann Torbett, Joe Baker, Becca & Chad Burch and two foster children, Sylvia Roe and Leesa Miller's uncle Don, Hulon and Jennifer Ferris.
Prayers for caregivers and medical personnel.
Don Teel is thankful for all the help that everyone has given and all the prayers and kindnesses that people have shown for he and Cathy. He says that they couldn't have made it without us.
CONGRATULATIONS to Kyle Burch in his promotion to Staff Sergeant in the U.S. Army!
Calendar of Events
TODAY: Auditorium class - Robert Morrow
6 pm - Honduras and Argentina mission reports by the youth - Randall Burch
• Wednesday: 7 - 8 pm, devotional and Bible classes
• Thursday: 7 am, MPR - Men's prayer breakfast
• NEXT SUNDAY: 9:30 am, Aud. Class - Shane Lavender.
Noon - Congregational meal to welcome students. 6 pm - "Welcome back" and College Ministry report
(with ice cream afterwards) - Deonté Watkins
26: VT and RU classes begin.
26: 7 - 8:30 pm, MPR - Toastmasters meeting.
27: First Day of Common Ground tutoring
29: 8 am - 5 pm, MPR, Life-Line Screening
• 02: Labor Day
• 04: The Gilliams leave to teach at a school in Poland.• 15: All funds in the Annual Missions offering will go toward the budget for the evangelistic efforts we support in Honduras, Dominican Republic, and Nicaragua. Deadline to bring Bible class materials for the Veron
SUMMER SERIES: SUNDAYS at 9:30 am
SUMMER SERIES (Auditorium Class): SUNDAYS at 9:30 am "OVERFLOWING WITH HOPE"
AUGUST 18 - Robert Morrow
AUGUST 25 - Lee Roy Smith SEPTEMBER 1 - TBD
SEPTEMBER 01 - Ken Charles
SUMMER SUNDAY EVENINGS
AUG 11- Teen skit/devo - Don Kendrick
AUG 18- Honduras Mission Report (teens) - Randall
AUG 25 - Welcome back and College Ministry report (with ice cream afterwards)- Deonte
Sept 01- Singing - Tom
Sept. 08- Community groups resume - Curt
Paul Leichner asks that we return all books to the library as an accurate inventory is needed in organizing it. Also, look at thetapes on the rack in the foyer and take(free) what you can use or pass on to others. Diane Sutphin asks that we put Bible School items in the labeled container in the foyer for the Veron congregation that we support in the Dominican Republic by 9/15.
College Ministry: Alumni of Virginia Tech or Radford as well as all who participated in a campus ministry while in school are invited tovolunteer to speak briefly in the college room on Sunday mornings at the beginning of class about your experience in campus ministry. To participate, please sign-up on the college board in the foyer.
Newly designed visitor's cards are in the pew racks. Do not allow children to write on them.
8/11: Classes - 86 Worship -103 Campout - 34; Youth skits/devo. - 54 8/14: Classes - 97 2019 Baptisms: 2
August Birthdays & Anniversaries: Linda Dorn; 19: Leah & Tom Gillie; 20: Tony Thompson; 21: Carrie Guard; 23: Jared Cole, Donna and Chip Worley; Nicole Zebrowski; 25: Virginia Higgs; 30: Linda & Harry Dorn; Efiong Etuk; 31: Leesa Miller.