Calendar of Events


This Week:

TODAY:          After Worship: Education Committee

                        7:00 pm: Session

8/16 (Wed):     10:30 am: RAMA

                        6:30 pm: Bible Study

§  Text: Exodus29-31

§  Theme: “God’s Instructions on the Tabernacle”

8/17 (Thu):      Tazewell School District Public Schools Resume

8/18 (Fri):        11:00 -11:40 pm: Prayer Meeting with Devotion


8/20 (Sun):      11th Sunday after Pentecost

§  Text: Luke 19:1-10

§  Title: The gods People Have Made Today (3): “Money”

9:30 am: Choir Practice

                        9:45 am: Sunday School (Children & Adults)

8/21 (Mon):     6:30 pm: Church Picnic at Overlook Park hosted by

                                       the Men of the Church (Moderator, Dickie Altizer)

8/23 (Wed):     6:30 pm: Bible Study

§  Text: Exodus 32

§  Theme: “The Idol of the Golden Calf”

8/27 (Sun)       Lunch-for-a-fee following worship, for Operation Christmas Child

Firing up the Grill with dogs, burgers and fixings, assorted sides, salads and homemade desserts for a wonderful time with food and fellowship to support a worthy project

8/28-30            Orientation for Preschool

9/4 (Mon):       (Labor Day: Office Closed)

9/5 (Tues):       9:30 am: 2017-18 Preschool Resumes

                        3:30 pm: Elementary Youth Program Resumes

Confirmation Class: Pastor Paul Min would like to start 2017-2018 Confirmation Class (for 7-8th graders and beyond) this fall or next spring. If anyone is interested in the class, please let him know.

Presbytery News: Annual Mountaintop Workshop, planned by Presbytery Education Committee (Chair, Pastor Paul Min), will be held on 9/16 (Saturday) at Royal Oak P.C. in Marion. This year, the topic is “Youth Ministry;” the main speaker is Dr. Dan Kreiss, King University.

Joys and Concerns

Janey Woods and Linda Harris doing better.

Angie Bays                        Elaine Propst (Melissa)           Matthew Hurt       

Robert Hess (John)          R. A. Cook (Marilyn)               Lee James (Rita Bower)

Gene Hearl (Leslie)           Mike Compton (Henry)           Arthur Novak (Brenda)    

Trula Lester (Narcie)         Gary Damron (Narcie)           Karen Chaney (Brenda)  

Bill Alicie (Narcie)             Terry Mosley                           Denny Roberts

Ellis Linder (Sandy)           Nancy Clevenger (Emily)       Maggie Rasnake (Stephanie)  

Richard Lee                     

Nursing Home: Katherine Hess, Carolyn Meadows (Commonwealth Assisted Living)

Home-Bound Members: Mary Lou Shortridge, Jim McVey

Birthday: Lisa Hrovatic (15), Jeff Jessee (15), Dickie Altizer (18)



Worship Participants:      Today:                       Next Sunday (8/20)

Lay Leader:                          Linda Bays                                 Susan Altizer

Children’s Sermon:              Pastor Paul Min                         Eugene Childers

Ushers:                                 Adrianna Culbertson                  James McVey

                                             Karl Vollmer                               Catherine Vollmer

                                             Andy Hrovatic                            Tim Ray

                                             Pat Neely                                   Mary Childers

Acolytes:                              Maddox Brown                          Jonce Allen Culbertson

                                             Gannon Brown                           Eliza Culbertson

*Lock the doors!! If you are the last person or near the last to leave our church building; and it only takes a couple of minute to check that the lights and window air conditioners are turned off. Thanks!


*NURSERY is available in our Noah’s Ark Nursery