May 22nd - L.I.F.T.(Ladies in Fellowship Together) Breakfast/Bible Study @10:00am
May 29th - Iron Sharpens Iron Men's Breakfast/Bible Study @8:00am
*** 2021 Vacation Bible School is scheduled for July 11– July 16, 2021. This will be an evening VBS beginning at 6:00, Sunday—Thursday with Family night on Friday. The school is for children age 3 through grade 6.
Leesa Kerns, VBS director, would like to hear from everyone about where they would like to help during the VBS week. Leesa will have a sign up sheet on the bulletin board soon. She also will have a sign up sheet to order shirts for this years VBS.
Let’s PRAY, PLAN and BE INVOLVED in this very important ministry for our children.
*** 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
*** Greetings Copeland Baptist Church, As the Outreach Director, I would like , with the help of Leesa and the church, to open up the Food Pantry to our surrounding neighborhood. These families or individuals can come to the church and get some much needed supplies. If you are at the grocery store or have any of these items sitting on your shelf that you can donate to the church food pantry, we would truly appreciate it. Thank you so much.
Here is a list of some items that are not covered by food stamps:Toilet paper---Deodorant---Shampoo---Cream rinse---Toothpaste---Tooth brush---Bar soap---Dish soap---Lotion---Brushes/Combs---Pads/ Tampons
Other items we could use in the food pantry are: Rice---Beans---Tuna----Mayo---Soups/Crackers--- Canned vegetables---Peanut butter/ Jelly---Mac and Cheese
Again, thank you on behalf of the Food Pantry and Outreach Ministry.
Jerald Holcomb—Outreach Director
*** 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
*** The Children’s Ministry is in need of help during the morning worship time. Children’s Church will be doing A to Z bible objective lessons after some music practice with Ms. Doris and I. Each week is a new letter starting with “A”. March will be “A to D” and then “E” will be April 4th, Easter Sunday. Also if anyone would like to 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. ***(NO W.M.U.AT THIS TIME) Come join in the fellowship at WMU (Women’s Missionary Union) with Judy Bunton and Wynona Rails as leaders. Next meeting will be___________ 2021 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. *** (SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTUR NOTICE) HOSPITAL VISITS is every Tuesday night starting at 5:00 pm. with hospital visit followed up with Touch Tuesday @6:30. 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. 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 2021 at Grand Oaks
Youth Camp: July 5-9
Children’s Camp: August 9-13