Christ Church Valdosta  Weekly Bulletin
March 8, 2019
In This Issue:

Worship Services
March 10: 
      Lent I
 
Vestry Member of Day:
   David Blevins, Sparky Greneker
 
Coffee Host:
   Sallie Honeycutt, Leigh Bradley

Altar Guild:
   Team 2

8:00 a.m., Holy Eucharist, Rite I
Lem & Lector - Allan Dear
Usher - Ed Mistick
 
10:00 a.m., Holy Eu charist,  Rite II
Lay Eucharistic Ministers - Sheri Gravett,
   David Sandbach, Molly Stevenson
Lay Readers  - Sheri Gravett, Molly
   Stevenson, David Sandbach 
Acolytes - Joel Williams, Owen Coggins,
   Fred Bajalia
Ushers - Richard Coleman, Bill Sineath,
   Chris May

6:00 p.m., Vespers 
 
Scriptures
First Lesson - Deuteronomy 26:1-11
Psalm 91:1-2, 9-16
Second Lesson - Romans 10:8b-13  
Gospel - Luke 4:1-13

Wednesday  Holy Eucharist
   6:00 p.m.
     
Thursday Holy Eucharist
  7:00 a.m.
Clergy and Staff of 
Christ Episcopal Church
 
The Rev. Dr. Dave Johnson
Rector
church office (229) 242-5115
 
Kim Dudley, Parish Administrator
church office (229) 242-5115

Amy Creasy, Bookkeeper
books@christchurchvaldosta.org  
bookkeeper's office (229) 242-0616 

Millie Johnson
Director of Children's Ministry
church office (229) 242-5115

Angela Duncan, Music Director
church office (229) 242-5115

Kathy Armstrong, Choirmaster
church office (229) 242-5115

 
Office hours: Monday - Thursday
   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
   1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

   Friday
   9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Spring Forward
Sunday, March 10, 2019 
Spring Forward - Remember Daylight Saving Time begins on March 10th, so remember to set your clocks forward one hour before you go to bed on Saturday Night.
Adult Sunday School Series
Beginning - Sunday, March 10th
Father Dave will begin a six-week Adult Sunday School series on the "The First Prayer Book: The book of Psalms", on Sunday March 10, 2019.  Each week we'll discuss a different kind of psalm. Classes will be in the front of the Parish Hall beginning at 11:15 a.m.  

March 10 (Psalms of Penitence)
March 17 (Psalms of Praise)
March 24 (Psalms of Lament)
March 31 ( Psalm of Trust)
April 7 (Messianic Psalms)
April 14 (Psalms for the Journey)
Lenten Dinner and Teaching Series
On Wednesdays March 13th - April 10th
Wednesday Evening Lenten Dinner Series "Stories of Grace" from a variety of sources, (books, movies, music and culture) will be held March 13th and run through April 10th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Childcare will be available in the Gabard Building. 
Ladies Night Out
Friday, March 15, 2019 beginning at 6:00 p.m.
Ladies Night Out will be held on March 15, 2019 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the rectory (the home of Steph Johnson - 1501 N. Patterson St.) All ladies are welcome to attend. There will be free childcare held in the Gabard Building. Beverages provided, bring a snack to share. 
Noon Sunday Service
Sundays when VSU is in session
Noon Sunday Service - geared toward college students that the interns will help lead. These services will be an informal Rite II Eucharist with the same sermon as the 8:00 and 10:00 services and will run on the weekends when VSU is in session, the following Sundays this Winter: March 10, 31; April 7, 14 and 21.  Even if you are not a college student, you are more than welcome to join us.  Please keep this ministry in your prayers as we seek to receive the grace of God in Jesus Christ and share that grace with college students.
Friday Morning Bible Study
Friday, March 15 , 2019
Friday Morning Bible Study will meet again on March 15  from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. in the Office Chapel. We are studying the Book of Revelation. All are welcome to attend.
Tuesday Evening Bible Study
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 beginning at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday Evening Bible Study led by Willa Valencia will meet on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the home of Ron and Tammy Borders.  All are welcome.  Study begins at 7:30 p.m.
Save the Date - D.R. Auction
May 3, 2019 beginning at 6:00 p.m. 
May 3rd is the date of the 2019 Dominican Republic Dinner and Auction. It will be held at the Cotton Corner, 101 N. Ashley Street, Valdosta, at 6 p.m. We will have more details later about auction items and scholarship donation opportunities. But, for now, mark your calendars. Check DR mission trip information on the planning page here and contact Julia or Julius Ariail for further information. Their contact information is on that trip planning page.
Online Photograph Albums
Photo albums from Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, Ministries Fair, Thursday Night Dinner, Dave Zahl Weekend, D.O.K Service of Admission, and Men's Lunch are online, as well as older albums archived on the church website here
Birthdays this week
March 9 - March 15
11 Gwen Daughtrey, Kelly Lambert
14 Merrill Guice
15 Julia Ariail, Jeani Synyard
Baptismal Anniversaries this week
March 9 - March 15
10 Stephanie Johnson
14 Mackenzie Clark, Larry Wisenbaker
Wedding Anniversaries this week
March 9 - March 15
None this week
 
Please contact the church office to update our records if we missed your Birthday, Baptismal Anniversary, or Wedding Anniversary. 
Remember in your prayers
Thaddeus Agar, Kathy Armstrong, Lynn Baker, Caty Carter, Jan Carter, Robert Church, Danny Clark, Bev Cowart, Frances Crawford, David Crenshaw, Cheryl Critchfield, S.J. Denmark, Janet Dickman, Karen Gunter, Iris Hall, Cheryl Hatcher, Tommy Hatcher, Gary Honeycutt, Buddy House, Amy Hudson, Eric Jones, Jerriann Levy, Jeff Lind, Brooks Lovelace, John McTier, Keri Mock, Brett Nelson, Jim Nelson, Sarah Parrish, Kathleen Parsons, Joe Pitts, Debbie Richardson, Jane Rigby, Andy Shafer, Kathie Stevenson, Jude Tillman, Katie Mae Warren, Marilyn Willis, Nancy Zaccari, Ron Zaccari

Family of Norma Tomberlin

Kim Dudley, Parish Administrator
229.242.5115

Christ Episcopal Church is part of the 
Diocese of Georgia.

email us at  office@christchurchvaldosta