What, When, Where
 
 
 
Please pray for the Pastor Search Committee daily; Scott Bolf, Becky Godfrey, Denise Hammett, Kevin Harris, Don Hensley, Michael Sprouse, Sandy Watson.  
 
2019 Deacons:  Tommy Peeler, Chairman; Timmy Ruppe, Vice-Chairman; Scott Bolf, Secretary; Bedford Fitzgerald, John McCall, Hugh Moss, Charlie Patton, Rick Ruppe, Bryan Watson.  Please pray for these men.
 
Members of the Children’s Minister Search Committee are :  Molly Allison, Steven Beheler, Angel Moss, Ashley Sprouse and Mollie Vassey.  They are actively accepting resumes for this position through 07/30.  Resumes can be submitted by email (ccbc09@att.net.) or by  dropping off at the church office.  Job descriptions can be obtained by request.  
 
Nominating Committee Members:  Renae Bolf, Boyce Bridges, Lani Carpenter, Kaye Cash, P.J. Childers, Bedford Fizgerald, Cathy Humphries, Bryan Watson.  Please pray for this committee and help them by saying “yes” when asked to serve. 
 
Children’s Church:  Beginning in September children’s church classes will be restructured.  A baby nursery will be provided and a class for ages 2-4 years during the morning worship.  We do not have enough workers to provide three classes and we thank those who have served.  There are four months remaining in the calendar year and we need to update our volunteer list.  If you would like to continue to volunteer or begin to volunteer for the first time, signup sheets will be available the beginning of August.  Thank you, Shannon Kitchens and Mollie Vassey.
 
The Cherokee Pregnancy Center is in need of volunteers.  If you are interested you must complete volunteer training (dates are on the flyer in the bulletin).  Volunteer application packets must be completed and returned to the center by Tuesday, 8/12.  See Lisa Spencer if you are interested or need more information.
 
 
August Events
 
 
08/10 – RA/GA trip to Lake Lure Chimney Rock.  The cost will be $15/child and $26/adult (any child 6 and under must have a chaperone).  A lunch of pb&j, chips, drink and afternoon snack will be provided.  We will be departing the FLC at 7:45am and ask that everyone be there at 7:30am.  Please bring swimsuit, towel and sunscreen (girls swimsuits neet to cover midriff).  See Samantha Littlejohn if you have any questions.
 
08/11 – Christmas in August.  We will come to the birth of Christ in the study of THE STORY.  On that day we will celebrate Christmas in our worship service.  We are asking you to share two gifts – one for the church and one for the community.  We are asking 100 people or families to give $20.19 to the debt retirement fund – a gift to the church.  We are asking you to bring a gallon can of vegetables or fruit – a gift to the community.  The cans will be given to the community organizations that feed those in need.  The gallon cans can be purchased in limited amounts at local grocery stores or at Sam’s or Sunnydale’s in Gaffney.
 
08/11 – Church Council meeting at 4:00pm in the church conference room.
 
08/11 – The Amazing Grace Singers from Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church will be performing at our church at 6:00pm.  We encourage you to come and hear this talented group and invite a friend.
 
08/12 – Ladies Lunch Fellowship at the Cracker Barrel at 11:30am.
 
 
Children
 
 GA’s, RA’s and Mission Friends from 6:00 – 7:00pm in the FLC.
 
Wee Worship, ages 3 & 4, (pre-school choir) meets on Wednesdays at 6:30 pm in the 4 & 5 year old classroom.  (Will not meet again until after Labor Day).
 
 Praise Kids, 5k – 5th grade (children’s choir) meets at the FLC on Sundays at 5:00pm.
 
 
 
 
Youth
 
Youth and Parents:  Please be sure to check out the kiosk located in the hallway near the youth room for information on summer activities.
 
5:00pm Youth Cross Training
 
09/21 – Christian Music Day at Carowinds.  8:00am until.  If you plan to go please sign up by 8/23.  See Kevin or Resa Houser if you have questions or need more info.