Elder of the Month: Diane King
Fellowship Deacon: Jack Williams
Projectionist: Jimbo Woodall Sound Technician: Marvin King
10:00am Worship in the Sanctuary.
11:00am Everyone is invited to the fellowship hall for lunch provided by the youth, and dessert provided by the Williams family in honor of baby Gabriel’s baptism.
The 9:00am Sunday School class will be taking a summer break during the month of July. This class will resume August 3.
We are celebrating Youth Sunday today. The youth who attended the Montreat Youth Conference will share their experiences. After the service, lunch in the fellowship hall will be provided by them. Proceeds will go toward camp/conference activities. Please join them in support of their camping program.
Our Vacation Bible School wraps up today with the youth and children participating in our service. Over 50 kids and adults participated during the week. Thanks to all who helped teach, cook, or clean up.
Attendees to the Middle School Conference in Maryville, TN, which starts this Wednesday through Sunday, will be commissioned today. Attendees are Logan Curry, Ila Hemmert, Emma Jensen, Katherine Konair, and Shane Zook. Pastor Keith and Lisa will attend as Chaperones.
The Sacrament of Holy Baptism will be observed today for Gabriel Williams, son of Angela Williams, and grandson of Glen and Helen Williams. Dessert will be provided in the fellowship hall by the Williams family after the service.
Our 2-Cents-a-Meal for Living Waters of the World will be collected today.
Session will meet immediately following the service to receive people into membership. If you feel God is leading you to become a part of this church family, please come forward at that time.
GETTING INVOLVED AT SWIFT CHURCH: UPCOMING
Sun, July 27 – Pastor Jody Beth Melton will preach in the absence of Pastor Keith and Lisa, who will be attending the Middle School Conference. She will also preach at Cook Chapel at 3:00pm.
Sun, Aug 3 – An offering will be collected for Family Promise.
Sun, Aug 3 – Pastor Keith and Lisa will lead worship at 1:00pm at Live Oak. All are welcome to attend.
Tues, Aug 5 – GriefShare from 6:00-8:00pm.
Sun, Aug 17 – Christian Karaoke Sunday – See below.
Sun, Aug 17 – Blessing of the Backpacks and Back to School Picnic
Mon, Aug 18- Back to School!
CHRISTIAN KARAOKE AUGUST 17TH
Singers or instrumentalists, any age,
to sing/play Christian songs in either worship service;
Solos, duets, groups, families, children, youth, adults or mixed ages.
1) Get a you tube karaoke download or digital recording.
2) Let Pastor Jody Beth or Pastor Keith know you want to sing.
3) Let them know what you will sing.
4) Practice, practice, practice.
5) Be in worship on August 17th.
OPEN DATES FOR SANCTUARY FLOWERS:
July 27 October 12, 19
August 3, 10, 24, 31 November 2, 16, 30
September 28 December 7, 14
Please call Nancy Hope at 961-3623 or the church office to schedule.
GETTING INVOLVED AT SWIFT CHURCH: THIS WEEK
July 21 – Session Meeting at 6:30pm. in the Andy Lay Room.
July 22 –GriefShare
July 23 - Food Pantry Volunteers: Ellen & Bob Bergman and Linda Morrison.
Wed, July 23 – The Women’s Bible Study is studying 1 John. They meet from 10:00-11:30am in the annex each Wednesday and all women are welcome.
July 23rd-27th – Middle School Conference. Pastor Keith & Lisa will be attending and chaperoning.