4:45 PM - Fellowship Dinner
chicken noodle casserole, green beans, salad, roll, dessert
5:30 PM - CROSStRAINING Kickoff
5:55 PM - Preschool/Children's Choirs
6:00 PM - Midpoint Business Meeting and Bible Study
6:35 PM - Preschool and Children's Missions
7:00 PM - Sanctuary Choir Rehearsal
This Sunday's service will open with a Sanctuary Choir and Orchestra presentation of Hiram Rollo's arrangement of "We Have Come to Worship You, Lord." The Choir and Orchestra will also present "Then Sings My Soul," Mary McDonald's updated setting of the text from "How Great Thou Art." Monte Erwin's solo "No More Night" will help introduce the sermon as Brian Lee brings his concluding message, "Just the Facts on Last Things," of his "Just the Facts" sermon series. Sara Bryan will present the organ offertory.
At a designated time during the Morning Worship Service, FOURS will be guided to Preschool Worship; children in Kindergarten through Grade 3 will be invited to the Music Hall for Kids in Christ worship.
Workers this Sunday, August 28, are Mamie Van Dyke, Sally Brinks, Joyce Allan, Laurie Zimmer, John Allan, Amanda Irvin, Sarah hendren, Mark Hendren, Amanda Reagan, Owen Coulson, Sally Coulson, Geni Bomar, and Nick Irvin; student volunteers are Carolline Hart and Emily Newsome.
Everyone is invited to a Retirement Celebration to honor Sara Bryan and her loving family. Please join us for coffee and breakfast Sunday, August 28, at 8:30 AM in the Fellowship Hall.
...to Sidney Martin in the death of her brother, Terrell Martin, August 21, 2016.
Tammy and Jonathan Prell
Thank you so much for all of those who worked so hard to make the Family Food Truck Event such a great success. From those who worked in the kitchen, helped with set-up and clean-up, assisted with promotion, served as greeters, and so much more, everyone was a vital part of making this a wonderful night for everyone. Thank you also to the youth praise band for leading and sharing through song. We are looking forward to our next food truck event at Crest Fest on October 26.
The ladies fall Bible Study, "The Depth of Discipleship," will begin Thursday, September 8, meeting from 9:00-10:30 AM. It will be a nine-week study, with the final session on November 17. Please join us as we consider Christ's call to be a faithful follower and apprentice.
Do you know how to connect with others at Shades Crest? Find out more at our Connect Booth Sunday, September 11. We look forward to seeing you.
The Nicaragua Mission Team will be traveling to Nicaragua September 17-23. We are in need of a cordless nibbler saw. If you or someone you know has one you'd be willing to let the team use as they assist with building houses in Nicaragua, please contact Suzanne Reece, email@example.com.
Shades Crest is implementing a new prayer ministry team this year. If you desire to be part of this ministry by praying individually or as part of a group, join us Sunday, September 25, (lunch included) immediately after the morning worship service in the Fellowship Hall. Anyone interested can participate. Please call the Church Office by Wednesday, September 21, if you would like to have food provided.
We had an initial meeting for this team Sunday, August 21; nine people participated. Now we invite you now to join us; even bring a friend!
Goal: Develop and implement a prayer strategy to encourage people to pray individually or in groups.
Please join us for a fun adventure in Kentucky, October 3-6. The cost is $600 per person, double occupancy. A $200 deposit to Laura Strange will be your reservation for this exciting and informative excursion.
Shades Crest music groups - New Beginnings!
Please contact Hiram Rollo or Marilyn Crotty for information about sharing your musical gifts through Shades Crest Music Ministry groups, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, or 822-1360.
We have created the 2016-2017 Extended Teaching Care Worker calendar. At this time we are in need of 18 additional people in order to finish out the schedule for the year. If you would be willing to serve just six times in ETC this year, please contact Connie Shaffer in the Church Office. It is very important that we have adequate supervision and care for our children during the worship hour.
7th and 8th grade students are invited to Retreat 78 at Shocco Springs Friday/Saturday, August 26-27. Cost is $60 plus $ for one meal Friday night. We will meet at the FLC at 4:00 PM Friday, August 26 and return Saturday, August 27 in time for dinner at home.
Congratulations to the folllowing students who will serve on SALT 2016-2017. Please be in prayer for them.
We appreciate the following adults who are serving:
*Chair, **Vice chair
We will have our first meeting this Sunday, August 28, after church. Bring $5 and your calendar. We will dismiss students at 1:40 and adults by 2:00 PM.
CROSSover is up and running for the year, with the first gathering to be Sunday, September 11 from 5:00-7:00 PM. Be sure to be there, and invite a friend! For questions, contact Suzanne, firstname.lastname@example.org.
August 26-28 Brian Lee 531-5758
PS/Children's Choir Rehearsals
Midpoint Prayer and Bible Study
Ladies Wake-up Workout
Financial statistics for August 15-21 are not yet available for publication.
August 21 Worship Attendance - 471
August 21 Sunday School Attendance - 478
Shades Crest Baptist Church
452 Park Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35226
PH (205) 822-1360
9:15am Bible Study
Wednesday Evening - Midpoint
4:45pm Fellowship Dinner
6:00pm Pastor's Bible Study
Activities for Children & Youth