November 7, 2013
Come worship with us this Sunday at 8:45am, 10:00am & 11:15am. Everyone is welcome!
Volunteers are needed in every area of ministry at OOTBWC. Check out the Opportunities to Serve page on the website for a list of Ministry Areas and contact information.
Vision 2014 – Vision group meetings are starting this week! Pastor Ronnie has a goal to meet with every person, who calls Out of the Box Worship Center their church home, during the month of November and early December. The groups will consist of 10-12 people for an hour and a half. We need need everyone to sign up to attend one of the Vision Meetings. sign-up sheets are located on a table in the lobby.
Dave & Tammy Payne in Galax, Thursday, 11/7 from 6pm – 7:30pm
Joe & Bonny Webb in Hillsville, Sunday, 11/10 from 2pm – 4:30pm
Donna Cato in Galax, Thursday, 11/14 from 6pm – 7:30pm
David & Linda Newman in Hillsville, Friday, 11/15 from 6pm – 7:30pm
Kerry & Brenda Harmon in Galax, Saturday, 11/16 from 6pm – 7:30pm
Wednesday Night Bible Study with Pastor Ronnie – 6:15pm at OOTBWC. The group is discussing the weekly reading that follows the 2013 5 x 5 Reading Challenge. Bring your bible and join in the discussion.
Youth meet on Wednesday evenings at the Youth Center on Main Street. Center opens at 5:30pm and Bible Study begins at 6pm. Contact David & Tammy Payne at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jeff & Terry Scott at Terry.Scott@mrcsb.state.va.us.
Women’s Bible Study – “Lord, I need Grace to Make It” by Kay Arthur – at the home of Donna Cato. 6pm Fellowship time – bring finger foods to share. 7pm Bible Study. Contact Donna at 233-1119.
Wonderful Wednesdays at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher St – The Children’s Music Curriculum is “Radical Retro Ride. Supper at 5:30 PM. Children’s and Youth activities are from 6 to 7 PM.
CCMA Food Pantry operates every Thursday from 10 am until noon and volunteers are needed to take information, serve coffee to FP recipients, help carry boxes, and pray. The Food Pantry is in need of monetary and food donations. If you need more info, please call the church office at 728-2434 or contact Pastor Pam Sutherland at email@example.com.
Operation Christmas Child – Since 1993, more than 100 million boys and girls in over 130 countries have experienced God’s love through the power of simple shoebox gifts from Operation Christmas Child Are you packing a shoe box? Pick one up Sunday at church and fill it with small toys, toiletry items, candy, socks, tissues, etc.
Shoe Box Blessing Sunday-Congregational Covered Dish Luncheon and Packing Party Sunday Nov. 17th. Helpers needed for Sat. 11/16 at noon to set up and on Sunday the 17th for the Packing Party and lunch: Kitchen Crew at 10am, Servers at Noon, and Cleanup Crew at 2pm. You don’t want to miss this-a very special time.
Volunteers are needed to help with the OCC Relay Center at FUMC Hilsville the week of 11/17 – 11/25. FUMC Hillsville is the drop off center for OCC for the area. Help is needed each day from 3-6pm and then for shipping out on Monday, 11/25 from 9-11am. Please contact Joe Stilwell if you can volunteer to help. Phone 276-237-1073
Travel dates to Boone are Monday 12/2 and Sat 12/7. sign-up sheets to go to the Boone Processing Center are located in the lobby. Contact Patti Holderfield at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women’s Bible Study with Pastor Pam will begin on Thursday, 11/7 at 2 pm in the Youth Room at FUMC Hillsville on Fulcher Street. All ladies are invited to attend this weekly study.
Relay for Life needs volunteers to help with fund-raising for the American Cancer Society. Please contact Cindy Brown at email@example.com to get involved and be a part of the Relay for Life Team.
Bark in the Park for Relay for life will be 11/9 rain or shine from 11am to 2pm at Felts Park in Galax. Registration is from 10am to 11am and the cost is $10 per dog. No dog will go home empty pawed!!
Mission Trip to El Salvador – Misty Collins is going on a mission trip Ahuachapan, El Salvador with 19 others from Lebanon Memorial United Methodist Church. The trip is January 11th – 18th, 2014. The team will be doing a medical clinic, construction, VBS for over 100 kids and home visitations. Misty asks for your prayers for the trip.
Pray for our church during this time of transition.
Check the announcements page for more!