Sunday, May 9, 2021
10:15 am in person and LIVESTREAM
Attention Church Family—

  • Beginning on June 6th, Bible Classes will meet at 9 am followed by worship at 10 am. The 10 am worship time change will affect both the in-person worship, as well as, the livestream worship.

  • Also, beginning on Wednesday, June 2nd, there will be a “bring your own brown bag dinner” in the gym from 5:30-6:25 pm followed by Peak of the Week worship and devotional at 6:30 pm in the auditorium.
SATURDAY, MAY 15TH
  • Purpose of Outside Workday: dress flowerbeds, clean siding, trim/rake shrubs, etc. (Bringing your own tools will be helpful.)
  • Two shifts for the workday—all share meal together at noon!
  • Lunch for workers and entire congregation at noon: bring a STRAWBERRY DESSERT to share.
In case of inclement weather, the workday date will be moved to 5/23.
SUNDAY, MAY 16TH
SW101 - SUNDAY, MAY 23rd
Our next Southwest 101 Class will be on Sunday, May 23rd at 5 pm. If you have never attended, you are welcome to join us. 
If you are . . .
  • New to Southwest or looking for more information;
  • Looking for a church home;
  • Exploring how to become a Christ follower;
  • A new member wondering how to get better connected at Southwest;
  • A friend of someone interested in knowing more about Southwest Church;
. . . then the 101 Class is for you.
Southwest 101 provides information about who we are, what we are about, what we believe, and how to become an involved part of our Southwest family.
 To RSVP to attend this class, you can use the Connection Card on our website: SWFAMILY.LIFE, you can email Darla at dkellett@swfamily.org
or you can call the church office at 870-932-9254.
COMMUNITY PRAYER AND FASTING
To sign up to receive emails for this day of prayer and optional fasting, use the Connection Card at swfamily.life or the card in the pew rack and “write in” Prayer & Fast.
ANNOUNCEMENTS
THANK YOUS
  • We want to thank our church family for all the many kind expressions of sympathy at the passing of Ted. The plant, meal, cards, and calls were greatly appreciated. Your outpouring of love touched our hearts. Helen, Doug, Allyce, Eddie, Onita, & Kristi Thomas & DeAnna & Shelby Phillips
  • Southwest Church Family, Our family appreciated the lovely plant you sent us in Dick's memory. He was a very sick man, so the Lord felt he needed to call him home. We had fifty-five years together and for that, I am very thankful. The Lord is good! Paula Pickens
 
WEE WATCHERS— Would you be willing to serve periodically in our nursery during worship? If so, please contact Valerie Malone (870-335-8320).
 
The ladies BOOK CLUB has begun—Wednesdays, at 6:30 pm in room 401. If you would like to join the group, contact Dana Gibson or Gena Granberg for details. 

STAFF APPRECIATION—we honored our adopted school HWES teachers and staff with a Chick Fil A gift card this past week!