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august 20, 2017 – august 26,  2017


Chris Cropps: 336-413-6712

Rev. Robert Carter: 336-575-9672 


church anniversary

We celebrate 125 years of ministry and faith. Members are encouraged to make an offertory gift of $125.00. Let us continue to G.R.O.W.

When: Sunday, August 20, 2017 8:00 AM & 10:45 AM services 

Guest Preacher: Rev. James D. Ballard, Pastor Emeritus 



When: Saturday, August 26, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM -8:00 PM

Dinner will be served at 4:00 PM in Fellowship Hall

Free School Supplies, Haircuts and Styling

Children (Pre-K through High School) will be served on a first come, first serve basis. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Hair must have been shampooed within the last 24 hours to be served. Volunteers Needed!! Please sign-up at welcome desk today, August 13, 2017. Please visit welcome desk for Elementary and High School supply lists needed for this upcoming school year.



Please join us for Promotion Sunday and Teacher Recognition on Sunday, August 27, 2016, at 9:30 AM in the Fellowship Hall. We will present certificates of promotion to children advancing to the next class level and recognize our Sunday School teachers, musicians, and staff. The promotion program will immediately follow breakfast and will take place during our regular Sunday School hour. Please come to support our children, fellowship with one another during breakfast, and join in the excitement about our Sunday School, where we offer a variety of classes for children and adults. Join us at 9:30 AM for study every Sunday. For additional information about the program or to inquire about our classes, please contact Rev. Damian Anderson or Sister Francine Madrey.



DivorceCare & GriefShare Support Group 

Divorced or Separated. Someone you know is hurting. Tell them about DivorceCare a Weekly Support Group, beginning it's 5th season at UMMBC. It is led by people; who have been through separation, divorce and have rebuilt their lives successfully. The program is Christ Centered and covers a broad range of topics including anger, depression, loneliness, forgiveness and growing closer to God. Beginning Monday August 7, 2017 from 6:30 PM--8:30 PM with the exception of Labor Day. The group meets for 13 weeks featuring biblical principles for healing. Join us. For additional information pick-up a brochure at the welcome desk or contact the church office via telephone at (336) 761-1358 for additional information. GriefShare “Your Journey from Mourning to Joy” He has sent me (Jesus) to comfort all who mourn. Isaiah 61:1b-2 

Our next GriefShare support group is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 7, 2017 and each Monday following for the next 13 weeks from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM with the exception of Labor Day. If you are interested in attending please pick up a registration form at the Welcome Desk. The fee is $15.00 which covers your workbook and other expenses. Please don’t let the fee keep you from attending if needed. For additional Information please contact Cornelious Flood , Bonnie Henderson or one of our Stephen Ministers. 



Sunday morning immediately following 8:00 AM Service in the Chapel. 

Tuesday Morning Prayer Call 6:00 AM (604) 475-4866 Access Code 763201 

Wednesday Evening at 6:00 PM in the Chapel.



The Audio/Video Ministry is asking all members interested in becoming a member of the ministry to contact Brother Gary Koontz. Training will be provided. For additional information please contact the church office via telephone at 336-761-1358 or via email.



The Transportation Ministry is asking all members interested in becoming a volunteer van or bus driver to contact Brother Charles Blackwell, Jr. Training will be provided. For additional information please contact the church office or via email.



When: Saturday, September 9, 2017

Where: Triad Park, Woodland Hall Kernersville, NC

Time: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM

There will be horseshoes, playgrounds, rock climbing playground, health presentation and a movie. Sign-up begins today, August 20, 2017 through Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the welcome desk so the committee may prepare adequately for the event. Back by popular demand, Classic Cook-Out will be the food vendor.

Church Van departure from UMMBC will be at 10:30 A.M. (Limited Space of 24). 


We Remember in Our Prayers 


Missionaries in Ghana

Rovanaugh Richardson

Evans & Jeannette Walton 


in a hospital or at home

Veronica Wright

Larry Hardy

Deacon Georgianna McCoy

Austina Blackmon

Charles Agurs

Glenn Cornelius

James Miles

Dorothy Jones

Laura Cooley

Willow Elcock

Thurman Clayton

Ruby Blackwell

Troy Hardy

Deacon Franklin

Thomas L’Anita Gore

Deacon Willard Jordan

Diana Caree