May 23, 2021
“Receiving Power—Pentecost ”
God gives us the Holy Spirit to make us all that we can be.
8:30 am Chapel (in person only)
9:00 am Connexion (in person and live-streamed)
10:10 am Sunday School (in person)
11:10 am Sanctuary (in person, live-streamed and radio)
8:30 am Chapel
In Person
Rev. Bud Reeves
Special Music: “I Feel the Spirit!”
Jordan Smith, Jordan Brown, Soloists
Nancy W. Vernon, Organist
9:00 am Connexion
In Person, Facebook Live and YouTube
Rev. Bud Reeves
“Holy Spirit”
“Fall Afresh”
“Revelation Song”
11:10 am Sanctuary
In Person, Facebook Live, YouTube, and FM 96.7
Rev. Bud Reeves
Anthem: “I Feel the Spirit ”
Anthem: “Hymn to the Holy Spirit”
Jordan Brown, Jordan Smith, Keely Sattazahn, 
Rylee Norton, Gaye Mings, Soloists
Nancy W. Vernon, Organist
In Baptist Hospital:
  • Ann Woods
Loss of loved ones and friends:
  • Glen Lively - father of Tim (Shirley) Lively and David (Barbara) Lively, daughter-in-law Brenda Lively, grandfather of David Lively, Jr., Mark Lively, Brandon Moore, Kimberly Lively & Nick Lively, special friend Barbara Kymer.
Sunday, May 23
8:30 am Chapel Service
9:00 am Connexion Worship, In Person, Facebook Live and YouTube
10:10 am Believers Class, 2720 Lela Street, Outside
10:10 am Chapel Class, Roebuck Chapel
10:10 am Cornerstone Class, Room 303
10:10 am Friends Class
10:10 am Fellowship Meeting, Fireside Room
10:10 am Roundtable Class, Parlor
11:10 am Sanctuary Worship, In Person, Facebook Live, YouTube & FM 96.7
5:00 pm Youth, Loft, in person
Tuesday, May 25
6:00 pm Social Justice Book Club
Wednesday, May 26
4:00 pm 10 Brave Christians, Rev DeeDee, Friends Classroom
5:30 pm Evening Prayer, In Person and Facebook Live
6:30 pm Club 56, Zoom
Thursday, May 27
12:00 pm Modern Widow’s Club
7:00 pm College Ministry, Zoom
Below are a few links you might like to check out:

If you would like to learn more about how Modern Widows Club can help in your widowhood you are encouraged to take their complimentary Widow Empowerment Quiz to gain an understanding of your current phase in your widowhood journey.

You are also encouraged to sign up for Inside Look Newsletter, if you are not already receiving Modern Widows Club weekly emails. 

We will be following all health and safety protocols for Covid-19 prevention, so as of today mask wearing and distancing are required. We will need to check you in and take your temperature when you arrive as we share this space with daycares and are required to follow very strict guidelines for their safety. 
Please sign up by calling Gail Oakes @ 479-782-5068, emailing or fill out the form online here.

Thank you, and we sure hope to see you there.
We celebrate Lucy Gist and her many years of teaching and loving the children at the Weekday School. She is retiring after 23 years of service! May God bless you in your new adventures, Lucy!
The second of the core courses on the Bible.
Beginning Tuesday, June 8 on Zoom 6:30-8:00 pm

A 6-week overview of the development of the Old Testament Scriptures. It is not necessary to have had the first of the core courses in order to take the Old Testament portion. To sign up, call or email the church. You will need to get a student book before the course begins.

More information coming the week before start.

Come join us for a great time of learning and discussion about the foundation of our faith!
We will have an in-person VBS kickoff on Sunday, July 18th, where you can pick up your VBS Packet and T-shirt, along with tons of fun stuff for the kids to do! You won't want to miss out on this IN-PERSON event! 
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