eConnection
January 23, 2019

Current Message Series

Join us this Sunday at 10:30am as we continue through our curretn series,  Jonah: The Prodigal Prophet.

We also encourage you to attend one of our many LifeGroups that meet at 9:15am Sunday Morning or Sunday Evening at 6:15pm (see holiday schedule below for exceptions). 

You can find out more about all our LifeGroups here.
   

New Wednesday Night Ladies Bible Study-Begins 1/29
Ladies Bible study
Walk the journey of Ruth, Naomi, and Boaz and discover the devoted love of God and His transformative power in our lives. 

Join ladies Wednesday nights,starting 1/29 in the studio, 6:30-8:00pm.
No cost is involved with this study.

To learn more about this study, watch the video trailer here.


Valentine's Day Variety Show & Dinner 

New Member Spotlight
God is blessing us with many new folks joining our PBC family. What better way to welcome them, than to get to know a little about them and to see a face you can pray for and introduce yourself to on Sunday!

Meet Bobby Dobbs:
Joined 1/12/2020
Tell Us a Bit About You...
I was born in Grand Junction Colorado, was adopted in 1990, and was raised in Oklahoma. I have no relation here in Kansas. I do all types of work from horticulture, carpentry, Landscaping.    

What/who brought you to PBC?
Joyce Pappan invited me to church.

Why have you decided to call PBC home?
From day one everyone has been so friendly and welcomed me with open arms.

Areas you enjoy serving in or hobbies/interests?
Children Ministries-Awana

New Discipleship Resource Available
RightNow Media
One of our goals at PBC is to provide our members with discipleship resources, which is why we're giving all of our members access
to RightNow Media! 

  • What is RightNow Media? It's an online video streaming service that provides on-demand Biblical content.
  • Who Can Get It? Anyone who has access to a computer.
  • How Do I Gain Access? If we have your email on file, you should receive an email Jan. 19th on how to sign up for your account. 
  • How Do I Use It? Register for our church wide Training Feb. 2nd to learn about all the features available. The training will begin shortly after the worship service in the Reception Hall. Childcare will be provided birth-PreK & lunch. Fill out the connection card and place in the offering Sunday, in a basket in the back of the auditorium, or email stefani@pbcderby.com.

2020 Reading Plan: Verse of the Week
Acts 1:8 (ESV)  "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the end of the earth."
   
Kick off your New Year with the New Testament! Join us in 2020 and commit to 5 minutes a day or more to read God's Word. We hope you all are feeling drawn closer to God already this year by following this plan.

Want to join us? It's NEVER too late to start this Bible Reading Plan. You can get one anytime from the tables in the foyer or visit pbcderby.com and click on the 5X5X5 banner and print your plan at home.

Contribution Statements Available 
reminder

Be sure to pick up your contribution statements from 2019.  They will be available in the mail slots just outside the auditorium starting this Sunday.
 

Youth Group Happenings
All youth 6th-12th grade are invited to join in on any of these events
PARENTS- If you would like to stay in the loop with events and know what the kids are learning, please email  Corey@pbcderby.com.

Special Events
  • Ice Skating- January 24th: 
    We will leave the church at 6:00pm and skate at the Wichita Ice Center until about 9:00pm. Cost is $10 per student.
  • Winter Jam- February 7th: We will be meeting at the church at 4:15 to leave for Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Cost is $15 to enter. Students are encouraged to eat beforehand or bring extra funds to cover their dinner, drinks, souvenirs, etc. 
  • Dates to know for the future:

2/12 Special Guest Speaker on a Wednesday

2/14 Valentines day dinner 

2/28 "Tied Together"-Event for Youth girls & the Women's Ministry

3/27-3/29 Spring Retreat- Registration Open Now, Click HERE


Regular Events*
Wednesdays at 6:30 pm & Sundays at 6:00pm
*Usually do not meet if it's a holiday. Check schedule on back of the worship guides each Sunday.

*Stay in the loop with the Foundry's Google Calendar. Check it out here
Man Up Conference-Register by February 12
A group of guys from PBC is being formed for this event happening March 6-7 at Webster Conference Center in Salina.  All men and teen guys, grades 7-12, are invited to this annual retreat.  This year's theme is "The Invisible Man."

Details: Learn more by picking up a packet at the Welcome Center or just outside the church office.
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, Feb. 12th. All payments and forms must be in the church office by this date.
Cost: $75 per person. Includes lodging & meals.
Contact: David Roach Call/Text: (765) 409-3004
or email davidstefroach@gmail.com.

5 Ways to Get Connected at PBC in 2020
  1.  Stay in the Know-Sign Up for Our eConnect Weekly Email
  2. Fellowship Meals- Sign Up for Our Wednesday Meals
  3. Life Groups- Multiple Times & Sizes of Groups Available
  4. Serve- Many Serving Opportunities to Choose From
  5. Pray- Be a Prayer Partner by Signing Up to Receive Our Prayer Emails
Email stefani@pbcderby.com to request more information on any of these ways to dive deeper.

Wednesday Night Fellowship Meals
family meal  
January 29th Meal:

Pork Loin


We ask that you PLEASE call the church by Noon on Tuesday if you are planning on attending (and don't have a standing reservation) or can't make it.

Meals begin promptly at 5:30pm and end by 6:00pm usually. Cost is  $3 for adults & $2 for children 12 & under.

Reserve your spot for the whole season. Will call status is also available and requires a call each week you plan on attending by 12:00pm on Tuesdays. We'll need to know # of adults, kids, and if any food allergies need considered.

Sound Booth Serving Opportunity
Looking for a way to grow and serve? Want the best seat on Sunday mornings?  Get involved with the Audio/Video ministry here at Pleasantview.  We will train you!  

In a short period of time, you could be serving in the booth, making sure that everything is seen and heard.  Contact Keith via email Keith@pbcderby.com or drop by the sound booth after a service for more information.
Wednesday Night Adult Bible Study 
 This study has already begun but it's designed for you to jump in whenever. Feel free to join this group anytime! 
Miss the Message on Sunday?    

If you missed the Sunday sermon or want to listen to it again...now you can "watch" each message on-line by clicking here. Enjoy!
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