Dear VBC Family –
This week Pastor Ed will continue our study of the sermon we call the Book of Hebrews.
The author/preacher of this sermon has another “warning” for his flock that we surely need to heed in our own lives today
as many people continue to walk a “Tightrope” kind of Faith-walk. What about YOU ?!
Come and find out for yourself as we EXALT our MIGHTY GOD – and WORSHIP HIM who is WORTHY !!
Other Exciting Happenings !!
VBC Day of FASTING, PRAISE, and PRAYER !!
Hope you’ll join us this TUESDAY (August 6) by FASTING/PRAYING during the day – and then coming out to our
PRAYER/PRAISE CELEBRATION at 6:30pm.
TOGETHER, we will prepare our hearts to PRAISE GOD for HIS MANY BLESSINGS,
as well as PRAY for our FAMILIES, COMMUNITIES, NATION, and CHURCH.
Upcoming Missionary visits:
Sept. 1 – Thom and Sherry Cahill, Tanzania
Sept. 15 – Ken and letty Myers, Kenya
Hope you’ll join us as we “Worship the Lord of the HARVEST” this Sunday !
Last week, the world-wide Free Methodist Church met in Florida to celebrate who we are as a church and cast a vision for the future.
You can listen to all the teachings from the week at the website below. You will be inspired! Go to www.gc19.org/live
*** Most recommended by Pastor Robin: Bishop David Roller, Bishop Matt Thomas (outgoing Bishops), Keith Cowart (Bishop-elect)
LADIES LADIES LADIES !!!
JOIN THOUSANDS OF WOMEN IN SEEKING HIM FOR REVIVAL in a Live Simulcast- Hosted right here ar VBC !!!
Seeking HIM, a conference from Revive Our Hearts. Speakers including Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, Mary Kassian, Dannah Gresh, and many more !!
They will open God’s Word to reveal the heart of true revival on Friday evening and all day Saturday !
IMPORTANT NOTE re: LOCK CHANGES at VBC:
If you have yet to report re: VBC keys you have, please see Gregg Vurckio or Pastor Ed this week.
It’s Time to Begin Collecting for OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD !!
Since 1993, Samaritan’s Purse has collected more than 168 million shoeboxes packed with toys and other fun items, and delivered them to boys and girls in need around the world in partnership with local churches. Many boys and girls who receive shoebox gifts also enroll in The Greatest Journey, our 12-lesson follow-up discipleship program, where they learn to follow Christ and share Him with others. Millions of boys and girls have participated in this dynamic course so far. NOW is the time for us to begin COLLECTING ITEMS which we will later PACK into SHOEBOX GIFTS.
Here are items you can be on the LOOKOUT for now:
Small stuffed animals, Misc. accessories (hair ties/bows, sunglasses, jewelry …); Hygiene Items (brush/comb, bar soap, wash cloths, toothbrush, (no toothpaste allowed); and craft items.
There is a COLLECTION BOX in the church ! THANK YOU SO MUCH !!
Note to ALL Sunday Ministry Team members: The MASTER SCHEDULE is now posted on the 1st BULLETIN BOARD in the hallway.
Be sure to look and note your upcoming service dates.
- If you are not available on the date listed, please switch with someone ahead of time so this important ministry position can be filled.
- If you switched or have been notified of a change by the ministry leader, please follow their schedule as this one may not reflect the most current changes.
Our God is SO WORTHY of our PRAISE !!
See you all on Sunday as we gather together to fulfill our MISSION to “LOVE GOD, LOVE OTHERS, and MAKE DISCIPLES …” in Jesus Name !!
Love you ALL –
YOU are such a BLESSING !!
Ed and Robin