May 13, 2016
Join us this Sunday morning for worship at 10am|11:15am
Wednesday Night Recovery Ministry
6pm – free meal| 7pm Worship| 8:15pm Small Groups
Main Street – Hillsville
“We are all broken pieces. Wanting. Needing. Searching for a savior to put us back together. But still in our broken and shattered lives. We Worship.
Psalm 100:2 – “Worship the Lord with gladness, come before him with joyful songs.
For your convenience, you can make a donation through eGive, just select the Pieces-Praise Band CD and then bring in a copy of your receipt to get your CD.
Worship Night – Sunday, 5/22 at 6pm at Out of the Box Worship Center. Come join us for an evening of praise and worship.
Upcoming Missions and Outreach Opportunities for Serving:
Servolution Day – Saturday, May 21st from 9am-3pm. Teams will go out and do various jobs for those in need in our community.
June, 3rd Community Cookout/End of VBS, 6:00 at OOTBWC
June, 25th Free Carwash at Advance Auto
July, 30th Back 2 School Bazaar
(Free Haircuts, School Supplies, Backpacks)
August, 10th CCMS First Day! Treats for teachers/staff
These events cannot happen without volunteers! If you would like to sign up to serve please email Brenda Harmon at firstname.lastname@example.org or sign-up sheets are at the Information Desk in the Lobby.
Bible School – Tuesday, 5/31 – Friday 6/3 from 6pm – 8pm. Step into the lab of Science VBS and discover amazing truths from God’s Word. This science-inspired, Christ-focused Vacation Bible School is like no other program you have ever seen. Kids do real science as real scientists including Rockets, Catapults, Chemical Reactions and more. This VBS is high on Biblical Truth and filled with fun and engagement. Kids learn the B.A.S.I.C Elements of the faith. For more information or to volunteer to serve, contact Evan Nester at email@example.com.
Restart16 – Expansion Fund – there are special envelopes at a display in the Lobby and in the Information Baskets for you to use to donate towards getting us in the new worship space.
Small Groups on Sunday Mornings at 8:30am at OOTBWC: Groups are limited to 12. There are sign up sheets located in the Lobby at the Information Desk.
For Married Couples – led by David Payne
Youth Small Group – for youth in 6th – 12th grade is starting this Sunday during the 11:15am service and meeting in the Youth Center. Contact Peter Coffey at firstname.lastname@example.org or Erika Hill at email@example.com.
Bible 101 Small Group meets on Sundays at 11:15am upstairs. The group is led by Matt Hall and Frances Brown. This class is for anyone teenage and above who would like to delve further into the Bible in a simple and straightforward way. It ‘s an open discussion class in a relaxed atmosphere. We can learn together and answer each other’s questions. We are starting in the New Testament, learning about the life of Jesus and are using the Recovery Bible. And best of all there is no homework! Childcare provided by our wonderful children’s ministry.
Recovery Ministry – Weekly on Wednesday evenings beginning at 6pm with a free meal, worship at 7pm and small groups at 8:15pm. Children’s Ministry is also available. Contact Pastor Ronnie at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like to donate food items or volunteer to help with the Recovery Meal on Wed nights, contact Brenda Harmon at email@example.com. Visit the Recovery Ministry website at recoveryathillsville.com. Here is the link for the Recovery Meal on Wed, 5/18: http://www.perfectpotluck.com/meals.php?t=BALA8141.
Family Support Group – we are now offering a support group for the family member of an addict on Wed evenings at 8:15pm following the 7pm Recovery Worship Service. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Pastor Ronnie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth – meet on Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm for Bible Study at the Youth Center on Main Street. This group is for Middle School through High School age. Contact Erika Hill at email@example.com if you have any questions. The youth will be going to Gatlinburg, TN for a retreat April 15th -17th, any youth interested should let a youth leader know ASAP.
Children’s Ministry Life Groups available on Sunday mornings during both services at 10am and 11:15am
- Nursery – Crib Nursery is located in the lobby of the worship center for babies. Nursery is available during both morning worship services for parent use.
- Toddler Nursery – “Peeps” is located upstairs and is for toddlers up to Kindergarten. Toddler Nursery is available at both services.
- Children’s Church/Loft for K – 5th Grade – meets during both services upstairs over the worship center.
*Children will be signed in and out in their classrooms.
Evan Nester is looking for people called to serve in Children’s Ministry, there is a sign up sheet in the lobby at the Information Desk, if you are interested. Also, please contact Evan Nester at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camp Dickenson – it is time to register for Summer Camp! We have scholarship money available through the Wytheville District and also through Out of the Box UMC. Go to the website for more information: http://www.campdickenson.com/. Also, you can see Amanda Terry or Lauren Roper. Camp Dickenson is also having a free day of fun for Children on May 29th from 10am – 2pm.
Change for a Dollar – Give one dollar each Sunday to the “Change for a Dollar Missions Fund”. The funds will be used to help transients, homeless, addicts, anyone who needs a little help. There will be a small envelope in the bulletin packet to use to put your dollar in and place it in the offering.
eGive – Secure Online giving is now available for you to use to give your tithe and offerings to Out of the Box UMC. Go to the eGive website and register for an account to begin giving online. www.egive-usa.com.
People are needed to Serve are needed in all ministry areas at Out of the Box Worship Center. Check the Opportunities to Serve page on the website.
Facility Use – if you would like to reserve the Youth Center or the Worship Center, contact Cathy Sizemore at email@example.com.
Email announcements to Cathy Sizemore at firstname.lastname@example.org.