The announcements for this Sunday are:
Vacation Bible School- What a great week! Thank you to everyone that helped in any way! Now we need to pray that God will cause the seeds of truth planted in the minds of these young people to grow.
Floor Cleaning- We are having the floor in the fellowship hall cleaned tomorrow, Monday (14th). So after Church today we need to move all the tables, chairs, and cabinets out. Please be willing to help.
Baby Bottle Blessings- It is time to start thinking about bringing your baby bottle back.
Dollar Club- We selected Gayle Higgins to receive our gift from last month. We need some nominations so be looking for the next family that we pray God will bless with our gift.
All Church Picnic- July 11 at 6 PM. The meat and drinks will be provided please bring salads and desserts.
There are sign-up sheets in the foyer –looking for scripture readers.
Thursday Night Bible Study began a new study on Proverbs, Spiritual Growth Bible Studies. The group meets in the basement from 7:00-8:30 p.m. We welcome anyone to come enjoy our studies and fellowship with each other. This study can be done on your own, missing a week will not hurt from the topic, just missing out on discussion. So hope to see you there soon.
Junior High Youth Group on Sundays; 6-7:30. Invite your friends!
Jr. High Summer Retreat
August 4-7th Staying in a cabin in Tennessee; hiking, swimming, enjoying the Smoky Mountains, and most importantly, learning about Jesus. Cost $100 – Sign up in the foyer.
Senior High Youth Group on Wednesdays; 6:00-8:00. Invite your friends!
Christ In Youth Fundraisers
Our Youth are trying to raise money for the summer trip to CIY. Our remaining goal is $2105. We are looking to do odd jobs and other fundraisers to offset this cost as much as possible. Thank you for supporting our youth!
Gratitude and Appreciation
Every Sunday in May, Joy Turner adorned our church auditorium with beautiful and fragrant flowers from her garden.
Emily Bayes and Paige Camp for their vision, countless hours, and talent in decorating our church auditorium in preparation of “VBS Treasured: Discovering You’re Priceless to God.”
Our Leaders for their many hours of planning and teaching the young people during VBS.
Vanessa Janis, Heidi Conine: Pre-K
Rachel Stone, Peyton Rogers-Trapp, Katey Ehlers: K & 1st
Tammy Burgett, Angela Butler, Emma Gosnell: 2nd & 3rd
Allison Hall, Felicity Hoover, Fox Davis: 4th-6th
Kaatje Camp: Junior High
Nancy Orin & Sue Ann Casey: Lesson
Camille Scott: Music
Kurt Speece: Missions and Van Rides
Becky Bayes, Pamela Bayes, Stone Family, Sis Satterfield: Crafts
George Orin, David Bayes, Steve Branch: Games
Abbie Furlong & Angie Perry: Snacks
Don Gordon & Camille Scott: VBS Co-Directors
The Numerous Helpers who came every morning to support the leaders and assist the children learn more about God during an amazing week of Vacation Bible School.
Chrissy Moore and Tricia Martin for their countless hours of cleaning the church after weddings, VBS, youth group and so many other activities.
Sermons are available online- If you are unable to be here on a given Sunday you can hear the sermon on our website. Just go to bellridge.org, click on the Media tab, click on sermons, and choose a sermon preference. The YouTube and Facebook options allow for both audio and video, and the SoundCloud option is just audio. By clicking on the scripture reference, you will be able to read the associated sermon notes and start the recording. The sermons will be in date order with the most current one at the top of the list. If you have any questions, please call the church. We are happy to help.
Bulletin Announcements- By accessing Media on our webpage you will see a new page titled “Bulletins.” Our announcements will be posted in that location every week.
Online Giving- Is available on our website by clicking on “Giving.” There is a “Give to Bell Ridge” button that you can click on, and then follow the directions.