June 13, 2021 Bulletin

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.

Youth News!

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.

Misc

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.

June 6, 2021 Bulletin

The announcements for this Sunday are:

Youth Sunday Offering – Thank You! The youth received a gift of $3310 from you last week.

Promotion Sunday- If you are advancing to the next age group please go to your new Sunday School class.

Dollar Club- We will be meeting today at the beginning of Sunday School in Kurt’s office to select our next recipient.

Vacation Bible School-Starts tomorrow! June 7-11 from 8:30-11:30. Register in the foyer. Rides available from Paris upon request.

Men’s Breakfast- Next Saturday at 8 AM.

Floor Cleaning- We are having the floor in the fellowship hall cleaned next Monday (14th). So after Church next week (13th) 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 need some nominations so be looking for the next family that we pray God will bless with our gift.

There are sign-up sheets in the foyer –looking for volunteers to mow the church yard and scripture readers.

Thursday Night Bible Study began a new lesson on Proverbs, a Spiritual Growth Bible Study. 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.

Youth News!

Vacation Bible School starts tomorrow! June 7-11 from 8:30-11:30 a.m.

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 $2405. 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

David & Becky Bayes for picking up and delivering mulch for the playground area.

Ron Stone for allowing the church to use his truck for the mulch pickup and delivery.

Don, Camille, John, Steve, Sandy, Lanell, Jackson, Peyton, Bobby, Dee, Rachel, Katey, Nathan and Jace for spreading mulch in the playground area in preparation of VBS.

Mitch Camp for getting some landscape timbers for the playground.

To the ministers, teachers, helpers and decorators as they meet and prepare for VBS Treasured; Discovering You’re Priceless to God.

Don, Camille and Steve Brinkerhoff for creating a video titled Youth Program Overview that was shared on “Youth Sunday” and posted to the blog page of our website.

Tim Saiter for leading us in worship last month and for bringing us a couple of specials.

Jill Higginbotham for her many Sundays of piano accompaniment and for Judy Landes to serve as our pianist in June.

Misc
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.

May 30, 2021 Bulletin

The announcements for this Sunday are:

Youth Sunday Offering will be received today. Please make sure you designate your gift for the youth if that is your desire. There are also envelopes labeled for the youth fund next to the offering plate.

Administrative Meeting on Wednesday evening at 7 PM.

Promotion Sunday- Next Sunday will be the day that our young people who are “getting older” will start in their new Sunday School classes.

Baby Bottle Blessings- Take a bottle in the foyer, fill it with loose change, and return it by Father’s Day in support of Choices, Pregnancy and Health.

Dollar Club- We need some nominations so be looking for the next family that we pray God will bless with our gift.

There are sign-up sheets in the foyer –looking for volunteers to mow the church yard.

Thursday Night Bible Study will begin a new study on Proverbs in June, Spiritual Growth Bible Studies. The group will meet 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.

Youth News!

Vacation Bible School-June 7-11 from 8:30-11:30. Register in the foyer or call the church office. Rides available from Paris upon request.

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 $5,715. We are looking to do odd jobs and other fundraisers to offset this cost as much as possible. Thank you for supporting our youth!

Misc

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.