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Sunday’s Comin’ (4/29/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
First of all – we hope our ladies are BLESSED beyond measure as they travel to the Conference Women’s Retreat this weekend.  We will miss you all !!
Speaking of “Blessing” – this week Pastor Ed will continue our series from the Letter to the Ephesians with a message titled Be BLESSED and BE A BLESSING.  Sure hope you’ll plan to be there to Worship our Lord together – for HE IS SO GOOD !!
PS:  Men – just because the ladies are away … get those kiddies up and get to church  🙂
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We’re going to have a coffee/tea/bagel fellowship during the SS hour – hope you will join us !
(We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH next week.)
THANK YOU !!  THANK YOU !!!  For your VERY GENEROUS giving toward ICCM (International ChildCare Ministries of the FM Church) last week !
We sent Pastor Megan home with $898.00 for the Children’s food fund (which is equivalent to about 4,490 meals for needy children !!!)  Praise God !
Also – there were nine new child sponsorships, as well as great support for the SEED enterprises !!
Thank you all for allowing God to use VBC to Bless others  🙂
You won’t want to miss this great event (and BBQ !!)
THIS SUNDAY is the 24th Annual Old Time Fiddler’s Gathering and BBQ !!
Join us for a FUN DAY of MUSIC and SCRUMPTIOUS EATS all for a GREAT CAUSE – supporting the critical ministry to families through the SCPSC (Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center) !!
You can EAT IN and enjoy the music – or get some great food TO GO.  Either way – WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT 🙂

Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
On MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
Hope you’ll join us – AND BRING SOME FRIENDS !!
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (04/22/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
We are SO EXCITED to welcome Rev. Megan Hoose to VBC this Sunday !!   Rev. Hoose is an International ChildCare Ministries Ambassador for the FM Church.  Rev. Hoose is a lifelong Free Methodist and a second generation FM pastor.  Megan lives near Rochester, NY, with her husband and two children, and she is excited about the opportunity to share her passion for children in need around the world with us.  We sure hope you will plan to join us to offer your support for the great work of ICCM around the World.    
 
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH this week !!!  You won’t want to miss this !!
***  Rev. Hoose will share an introduction to the ministry of ICCM with all of us for part of our Sunday School this week.
THANK YOU – THANK YOU for BEING the “hands and feet of Jesus” as we walked beside two families mourning the loss of loved ones this past week.  Thank you to all who prepared food, greeted/welcomed families and friends, participated in the Services, setup/cleaned up, and “loved as Jesus loves.”  It was an honor to watch the “church” being everything God intended it to be  🙂  
Sunday April 29th – 24th Annual Old Time Fiddler’s Gathering and BBQ !!
Join us for a FUN DAY of MUSIC and SCRUMPTIOUS EATS all for a GREAT CAUSE – supporting the critical ministry to families through the SCPSC (Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center) !!
You can EAT IN and enjoy the music – or get some great food TO GO.  Either way – WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT 🙂

Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
 
We’re EXCITED to announce that on MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !  
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
And there’s EVEN MORE – YOU “GET TO” TAKE TWO (or more) students home with you after the concert !!!  
(Yes, HELP !! – we still need housing for a few more students:)
 
YOU ARE THE BEST !!!
 
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Coimn’ (4/15/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
This week Pastor Robin will begin our series on the Apostle Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians.  We’ll be challenged to see if we’re ready to be the CHURCH as God ordained it to be !?!
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH this week !!!  You won’t want to miss this !!
LADIES – SPECIAL NOTE:  Since we will be hosting a Service on Saturday for a local family mourning the loss of their son, we will have to CANCEL the Daughters of the King event.  We will notify you of a reschedule date.
Sunday April 29th – 24th Annual Old Time Fiddler’s Gathering and BBQ !!
Join us for a FUN DAY of MUSIC and SCRUMPTIOUS EATS all for a GREAT CAUSE – supporting the critical ministry to families through the SCPSC (Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center) !!
You can EAT IN and enjoy the music – or get some great food TO GO.  Either way – WE APPRECIATE YOUR SUPPORT 🙂

Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
 
We’re EXCITED to announce that on MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !  
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
And there’s EVEN MORE – YOU “GET TO” TAKE TWO (or more) students home with you after the concert !!!  
(Yes, HELP !! – we do need to house them for the evening following the concert – and return them for breakfast at VBC.  All you need to provide is a bed and shower  🙂  PLEASE SIGN UP THIS SUNDAY as we need to have all the housing information to the college SOON.  (or feel free to email me with the number of students you can house – your preference of boys/girls – and if you have an pets – and I’ll add you to the list  🙂
 
YOU ARE THE BEST !!!
 
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin

Sunday’s Comin’ (4/8/18)

Dear VBC Family – 
 
WOW – what an incredible PASSION WEEK we had last week !!!
THANK YOU to all who participated, and all those who helped make it so wonderful !  To God be the Glory !
This week Pastor Ed will speak about the POST-RESSURECTION appearance of Jesus to his Disciples and to the one Disciple who get’s the bad rap of being known as “Doubting Thomas !”   Feel free to bring YOUR OWN DOUBTS this week – and we’ll TRUST JESUS to meet YOU just as He did Thomas.
 
We will also have the honor of CELEBRATING the LORD’S SUPPER this week.
SUNDAY SCHOOL for ALL AGES continues at 9:00am.  
ADULTS:  We will continue the EPIC of EDEN Study of RUTH this week !!!  You won’t want to miss this !!
Join us for this VERY SPECIAL NIGHT of MUSIC !!
 
We’re EXCITED to announce that on MONDAY, May 7th we will be hosting the RWC (Robert’s Wesleyan College) Chorale for a 7:30pm concert !  
The RWC Chorale consists of 38 extremely gifted singers who will share a wonderful variety of musical genres with us.  
And there’s EVEN MORE – YOU “GET TO” TAKE TWO (or more) students home with you after the concert !!!  
(Yes, HELP !! – we do need to house them for the evening following the concert – and return them for breakfast at VBC.  All you need to provide is a bed and shower  🙂  PLEASE SIGN UP THIS SUNDAY as we need to have all the housing information to the college SOON.  (or feel free to email me with the number of students you can house – your preference of boys/girls – and if you have an pets – and I’ll add you to the list  🙂
 
YOU ARE THE BEST !!!
 
Love you ALL – 
Ed and Robin