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Announcements 11.18.17

November 18, 2017



Join us this Sunday morning for worship at  9am & 10:30am 

Wednesday Night Recovery Ministry

6:15 pm – free meal| 6:30 pm Worship| 7:30 pm Small Groups

 Main Street – Hillsville


Bring in your filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child this Sunday!

Outreach Team  – Look for sign up sheets on the outreach board near the nursery. Stay connected with, and on Facebook Pages: Out of the Box Worship Center, OOTBWC Family and OOTBWC Outreach and Missions Team. For More Information: Email Brenda Harmon at

New Bible Study – Starting Sunday, 11/19 at 9am at OOTBWC GO DEEPER.
If you have been looking for ways to GO DEEPER into Spiritual growth.  We will be  offering everyone an opportunity to GO DEEPER in the Word and deeper into Ronnie’s and David’s message. We will study the Scriptures from the morning message and GO DEEPER in study. Great place to learn, grow, ask questions, and just get to know each other. Lead by Frances Brown and Vickie Pluer. Come and worship at 9:00am then stay to GO DEEPER at 10:30am upstairs. Childcare is provided.

Finance Team Meeting – Monday 11/20/17 at 6pm

Church Council Meeting – Monday 11/20/17 at 7pm

Hillsville Stocking Stuffing and OOTBWC Community Christmas Party – 12/2 from 5pm-7pm

Needs: Christmas Individually wrapped candy, small toys for stockings, Christmas Cookies, Coloring Books, Crayons, Children’s Books, Volunteers to serve refreshments and work games inside the church. – Online giving is simple and easy with our new provider, Check out this link.

His Hands & Feet is a Senior Ministry in nursing homes. Please prayerfully consider volunteering for this important senior ministry.  There is a need for three or four people to take four residents of Galax Nursing & Rehab.  Two residents are in one room so one person could take both of them.  One visit monthly is all that is required. Contact Margaret Martin at or 276-733-8432.

Recovery Ministry

6:15pm Snack Meal – Pizza in the lobby area, outside, etc.
6:30pm Children’s Ministry, Worship and Recovery Message
7:30-8:15pm Groups

Recovery Meal Donations needed:

Our Recovery Meal Ministry GREATLY need donations of the following which will really help with the cost each week.
● Canned Drinks/Bottled Water
● Cookies
● Sealable sandwich bags
● Chips (Boxes of individual bags)
● Individual Fruit Cups
● Dill Pickle Spears
These are items that we will consistently be using in Recovery most weeks.

Children’s Ministry is also available. Contact Pastor Ronnie at If you would like to donate food items or volunteer to help with the Recovery Meal on Wed nights, contact Brenda Harmon at Visit the Recovery Ministry website at

Community Thanksgiving Meal – 11/22/17 from 5pm-6:30pm before Recovery At Hillsville.  We will have turkey, mashed potatoes, green beans, stuffing, rolls and dessert.

Side Dishes and Desserts are welcome!

5 Volunteers are needed to adopt a turkey to bake and bring back to the church by 5PM on 11/22/17.

To Sign Up to adopt a turkey or donate food, serve, go to:

Recovery Inside – We are being welcomed inside the New Rivery Valley Regional Jail in Dublin, VA to work with inmates in Addiction Recovery to help them prepare to get a new start when they are released. We are growing and as this ministry grows our financial needs will grow. You can support this ministry through your tax deductible gifts either by check to OOTBWC and mailed to PO Box 1762 Hillsville Va 24343, or you can give online through 

Table Grace Food Pantry &  Clothing Closet – The Food Pantry and Clothing Closet will be open 3rd Sat. of every month 10am – 2pm and also weekly on Wednesday evenings from 4pm to 6pm prior to our Recovery Ministry as needed.  You can donate money or food to the pantry!

The following items are included in the food boxes and donations are always needed:   Spaghetti, Boxed, Spaghetti Sauce, White Rice, Cans of Chicken, Boxed Pasta Meals, Pinto Beans, Peanut Butter, Jelly, Pancake Mix (the kind that only needs water), Syrup, Cereal, Variety Boxes of Oatmeal, Saltine Crackers, Mac n Cheese (the type that has velveeta type cheese, not powdered), Ramen Noodles, Canned Fruit, Canned Veggies, Canned Soup.

Approximately $35-40 provides a box of food!

Food Pantry and Clothing Closet – Thanks to everyone who has donated clothing to our clothing closet. We need winter clothing for men/women/children at this time-especially coats!

We are also putting together hygiene kits which will include bodywash, washcloth, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, razors, lotion, chapstick, and feminine hygiene products if you would like to donate any of these items.

Youth – meet on Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm for Bible Study at  OOTBWC. This group is for Middle School through High School age. Contact Kristina Banks at if you have any questions.

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.

Christian Gomez – Out of the Box Worship Center is sponsoring a child through Compassion International. It takes $38.00 a month to provide needs such as food, medical care, schooling, and most importantly providing God’s Word! A box is located at the Information Desk in the lobby with a picture of our child! We welcome you to drop loose change, a dollar, or whatever amount you would like to to help us meet our monthly goal of $38.00. If you have any questions please see Leigh Anne Smith or Ronnie G Collins.

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 Worship Center, contact Cathy Sizemore at

Email announcements to Cathy Sizemore at

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