*** THANKSGIVING DINNER—November 17th—after the morning worship service. All invited. The turkeys will be provided. Please bring a side dish or two to share and plan to enjoy Thanksgiving with the church family.
*** The Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes are due please fill it with goodies, and bring it back to the church no later than November 10. Pastor James will offer a prayer for each shoebox and the child who will receive it.
*** November 24, 2019 please join us for an OUTREACH event as we will be taking cookies to the Law Enforcement, Dispatchers, Firefighters, and the EMS.
*** A CALL TO PRAYER – Each Sunday Morning we have the opportunity to PRAY for our church, especially the Sunday School and the Children’s Ministry. Come into the sanctuary between 8:45-9:15 (any time and for however long you want) to pray to our Lord our concerns, hopes and dreams for Copeland Baptist Church. “The Lord…hears the prayer of the righteous”. Proverbs 15:29
*** Pastor James has called monthly ministry (committee) meetings for the first Sunday of each month after the morning worship service. This is the time to share with other committee members about what we are doing and to be on the same page about happenings in the church life. A representative (or more) from each elected how each committee needs to be present at these meetings to report
***Come join in the fellowship at WMU (Women’s Missionary Union) with Judy Bunton and Wynona Rails as leaders. Next meeting will be November 14, 2019 beginning at 12:00 Noon. This meeting is now a potluck lunch before the meeting. Bring your favorite recipe to share with the ladies. The ladies will have a once a month meeting, the second Thursday of each month, to learn more about missions and being missionaries right where we are.
*** HOSPITAL VISITS/TOUCH TUESDAY is every Tuesday night starting at 5:00 pm. with hospital visit followed up with Touch Tuesday @6:00. This is the time to visit those who have visited our services and those who haven’t been here for a while. Contact Pastor James or Jerald Holcomb to let him know you want to be a part of this very important ministry.
*** ATTENTION!!!! The Children’s Ministry is in need of help during the morning worship time. Tammy Auxier has put a sign-up sheet on the bulletin board for help each Sunday until the end of October. Also a sign up sheet for help with snacks/drinks for the children during Children’s Church. This is such an important ministry for the children and will be a big help for Tammy. She will have all the sessions prepared for each Sunday. PLEASE PRAYERFULLY CONSIDER HELPING WITH THIS VERY IMPORTANT PART OF OUR CHURCH MINISTRY.
*** We are accumulating items for the Operation Christmas Child shoeboxes to be sent off in November 2019. The September items to bring are harmonicas, kazoos, dolls, games, etc. or misc. You may place these items in the box in the church foyer for Operation Christmas Child.
*** NOTE : The W.M.U. would like to thank everyone for their donations toward Operation Christmas Child, they were able to send 53 generously filled shoe boxes to needy kids around the world. They will begin in January to collect items for next year. Thanks again.
REMEMBER: We will continue to save Best Choice labels to be turned in to the church office or give them to Shirley McKnight, with this money going to missions.
SJBA CAMPS 2018 at Grand Oaks
Youth Camp: May 26-30, 2020
Children’s Camp: July 6-10, 2020