Lifeline Online- weekly e-news of Lebanon Christian Church, May 22, 2019Reflections- "The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing." - Psalm 23:1THE PASTOR'S PERSPECTIVEWhat a joy to take Mallory Stanfield's confession of faith and baptize her into Christ this past Sunday. Mallory is the daughter of Les and Kelly Stanfield and the granddaughter of Audy & Karen Barnett and Ken and Katheren Stanfield.Our Awana Bible Clubs finished up another wonderful year this past Sunday afternoon. They finished a few weeks early as most of the children have finished all their books, learning their memory verses from the Bible. Their awards ceremony will be on June 9th during the morning worship service.
Grace & Peace,DennisChildren's Ministry on Sundays- 9:30 a.m.- Promised Land 10:30 a.m.- Jr. Church & Youth Group Awana Bible Clubs- on break until SeptemberNT 260 Bible Reading- This week is 1 Timothy chapters 1-5. Next week is 1 Timothy chapter 6 and the book of 2 Timothy.Tuesdays- Handbell Choir rehearsal, 6:30 p.m.Wednesdays- Adult Bible Discussion, 6:30 p.m.May 27th- Memorial Day, church office closedMay 28th- The Gardens at Warwick Forest chapel service, 10:00 a.m.June 14th- 4 His Glory will present a gospel concert at 7:00 p.m. 4 His Glory is the men's quartet that Ken Jones plays the piano for.June 15th-VBS Volunteers Meeting, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Questions, please see Barbara West or Karen Barnett.June 23rd-26th- Vacation Bible School, Farm Fresh-Faith, 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.for children age 4 through 6th grade. Mark your calendars. It's not too early to start inviting your friends.Thrive Peninsula Food Pantry Drive- please bring seasonings & spices this Sunday. Thank you for continuing to bring food each week!Vacation Bible School Donations- sign-up sheets are in the foyer for items we need donated for VBS. Contact is Judy Goodwin. We also need shoes size 10 and larger. Shoes will not be returned. Contact Audy Barnett about the shoes. Also if you have a donation envelope that you have not turned in, please do so asap. Thank you.PRAYER LISTPRAYER FOCUS FOR THE WEEK: ACTIVE DUTY MILITARYBoldness to share our faith
God's leading for our churchHeart for One-invite one individual, one couple, one familySandra Cowley, recovering from surgery to remove cancerous growthClarence Goodwin, infection in legEdith Kahle, COPDMickey Neill, heart back in rhythm, did not need procedureMoody Harp, did not have surgery, did not pass stress testNorma Potter, recovering from hip surgeryCharlie Shelton, fell, muscle strain in his backOur sympathy & prayers go out to Tim Ratliff in the passing of his step-sister, Lisa on May 13th and to Louise Cave in the passing of her sister, Mable Sellers on May 12th.*A list of ongoing prayer needs is available in the foyer and is published in the church bulletin on the first Sunday of the month
LAST SUNDAY'S OFFERINGGeneral Fund-$2,440.00Build Up The Walls- $400.00Thanksgiving Offering/Building Fund- $150.00Thanksgiving Offering/Building Fund Total to Date- $4,022.00Online Giving available using EASY TITHE on the church website at www.lcc-va.org