First Baptist Church

“Seeking to Expand God’s Territory”

Disciples Making Disciples

Pastor Trent Drye – Senior Pastor
Marsha Carter – Organist
Cecil Lipscomb – Drummer; Sammy Freeze – Guitar;
JoAnn Collins – Vocalist; Tim Honeycutt – Vocalist;
Amanda Lewis – Keyboardist;
Teresa Poole – Secretary

May 15, 2022

Worship in Sanctuary @ 10:00 AM (in the Parking Lot on 89.1 FM)
Children in Action Mission Studies & Bible Study – 5:30 PM
Youth Bible Study – 5:30 PM
Adult Bible Study – 5:30 PM

Deacon of the Week – Karl Kimball
Next Week – Reed Simmons

For Our Guests
Thank you for honoring us with your presence today. Our guiding verse is “For we do not preach ourselves but Jesus Christ as Lord, and ourselves as your servants for Jesus’ sake.” (II Corinthians 4:5). With that in mind, we’d like to ask all first time guests to fill out an online guest card at chinagrovefbc.com/guests

Newsletter items are always due the 20th of each month.

Adult Choir practice – Wednesday at 7pm.

Sunday night services 5:30pm – something for all ages

Sunday School/Bible Study  for all ages 8:45 AM

We are excited to announce that we will be taking a group of children to Camp Anchorage Summer Camp. Any rising 3-6 graders are welcome to join us. We will be going June 27-July 2. Please see Robin Coffer for all the details. We can’t wait to spend another week at children’s camp.

Gearing up for VBS place the dates on your calendar June 13-17!!!

Pickle Ball and Pray – Each Thursday beginning at 5:30pm.

Deep Impact Student Camp July 3rd-9th:   Deep Impact is a gospel centered, mission focused, life impacting camp at Fort Caswell. Students will serve on various mission projects in and around Oak Island. There will be a camp parent/student meeting Sunday, May 15th at 4:30pm.

Prayer Points:   Pray for the current deacons of the church. Pray that the Lord will lead you to nominate the people He has called to serve as deacons next year.

Children in Action:  Recognition program followed by Ice Cream Social, June 5 at 5:30pm. We will have a missionary as guest speaker. Please bring your homemade ice cream!

Graduates Recognition Sunday – will be May 22. If you are graduating please see Pastor Trent to sign up.

Deacon Nomination – will be the last two Sunday’s in May.

Sunday School Nursery Workers
May 15Jennifer Drye & Amanda Lewis
May 22Jennifer Drye
May 29Jennifer Drye & Renee Simmons
June 5Kim Collins & Brian Collins


Worship Service Nursery Workers
May 15Jana Morrow & Ashlynn Coffer
May 22Stacey Honeycutt & Andie Elizabeth Coffer
May 29Ashlee Simmons & Chance Simmons
June 5Sissy Eagle & Lou Luther

Sunday’s Report
Sunday School/Bible Study:  68
Morning Worship: 109
Budget Receipts: $5,885.60

Happy Birthday
May 16 – Rica Toler
May 20 – Brian Collins (JoAnn)

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