Church News for Thursday, Aug. 22

Published 1:26 pm Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Friendship Baptist Church

Our Call to Worship was “That’s Why We Praise Him” and the choir special was “How Deep the Father’s Love.”

Bro. Ken Daniel’s message was from Exodus 13:17-22, titled “No Turning Back.”

Bro. Ken and Mrs. Susan traveled to Tennessee to visit Susan’s mom, who had fallen and broken her hip that morning. For the evening service, we worshipped in song and fellowship.

Upcoming events:

Aug. 20: The Senior Ladies Sewing Ministry will be sewing items for our nursing homes.

Aug. 23: Grace of God Ministry meal at 5 p.m.; worship at 6 p.m.

Aug. 24: Enfuago: Christian groups in concert in Verbena. Parents, please make sure your children drink plenty of fluids during the event.

Aug. 24: Faith-Focused Security Training, Level A at West End Baptist Church from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Recommended for churches who participate in mission trips. Cost is $40.

Aug. 30: Youth leave for Gulf Shores

Aug. 31: Gail Driskol Benefit Singing at Friendship Baptist Church

Sept. 7: Workday at the church

Sept. 8: Homecoming: Bro. Will Thomas and Tommy Wilkes will bring the message.

Oct. 21-24: Celebrate trip to Pigeon Forge, Tenn.

March 2014: Church trip to Lancaster, Penn. or Branson, Mo.

Happy Birthday to Tony Connell, WilloDean Easterling, Cayleen Wakefield and Kinsley Collum.

Prayer requests: Toby Patton, Ken Carpenter, those traveling, our schools and teachers, Will Boarfield, Buddy Bennett and unspoken requests.