For Your Information Week of 12-01-19

  • REMEMBER:   Our time together will start at 10:25 a.m. in order to give us the opportunity to hear about the missions and ministries that are active and the events that are being planned at MGBC.  Our hope is that by 10:30 a.m. we will be prepared for the purpose for which we have gathered; and that is of course to worship God.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS:   Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper at 5:15 p.m.  The menu for this week is Hamburger Steak, Tater Tots, Slaw & Dessert.  All adults are asked to bring their bibles.  We will be discussing fasting.
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During December, we have the opportunity to support missionaries through the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering which supports Southern Baptist Missionaries serving on the International Field.  For those who prefer to support the mission work of Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, you can donate to the Offering for Global Missions.  Special envelopes are available for both offerings.  Please prayerfully consider making a donation to support the missionaries sharing the Gospel around the world.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office by December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  Please be sure to return this evening at 6 p.m. as we begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens service.  A wonderful service has been planned followed by a fellowship meal in the Family Life Building
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th.  Please plan to be here on this special Sunday!
  • CHILDREN’S CANTATA:  Our children will be presenting their Cantata on Sunday, December 15th followed by a meal in the Family Life Building.
  • YOUTH CHRISTMAS PARTY:  The youth will be having their Christmas Party on December 15th at 6 p.m.      
  • DEAR CHURCH FAMILY:  You’re so often in my thoughts and also in my prayers.  Would love to see you – maybe soon.  Louise Herman
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th. Please plan to be here for this special Sunday!
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  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  BCH operates 9 facilities for intellectually or developmentally disabled adults who need care and supervision.  BCH also runs Good Shepherd Ministries in Guatemala to provide a home for orphans.  Please pray for the residents and staff of these facilities.
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  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  Reminder that Christmas gifts for Foster children are to be brought to the church on December 1st.  Staff from Department of Social Services will come on Thursday, December 5th to pick them up.  Please see Linda Robinette if you have any questions.

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For Your Information 11-27-19

  • REMEMBER:   Our time together will start at 10:25 a.m. in order to give us the opportunity to hear about the missions and ministries that are active and the events that are being planned at MGBC.  Our hope is that by 10:30 a.m. we will be prepared for the purpose for which we have gathered; and that is of course to worship God.
  • THE PASTOR STRONGLY ENCOURAGES YOU WHO ARE WILLING TO COME AS CLOSE TO THE FRONT BEFORE HE BEGINS PREACHING.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS: There will be no Wednesday activities this week.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office before December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.
  • CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS: Today is the last day to order Poinsettias for Christmas.  There are order forms in the Education Building and the Sanctuary.  The cost is $9.00 each.  The form needs to be filled out with the money attached by today.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
  • STAFF MEETING:  There will be a staff meeting today immediately following the worship service.
  • KIDS IN ACTION, YOUTH & WMU LADIES:  Remember we will be making lap blankets for the residents of Trinity Ridge right after the worship service today.  We will have a light lunch.  Hope to see you there!
  • DEACON MEETING:  There will be a Deacons meeting this evening at 6:30 p.m.
  • CHRISTMAS TREE:  We will putting the Christmas tree up on Saturday, November 30th at 9:00 a.m. in readiness for the Hanging of the Greens service.  Please come and help if you can.                                                                                                                                     
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  We will begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens on  December 1st at 6 p.m.
  • DESSERTS NEEDED:  We are in need of desserts for December 1st – Hanging of the Greens.  Please sign up today to help with this.  
  • ADULT CANTATA:  We will be having our Adult Cantata on Sunday, December 8th. Please plan to be here for this special Sunday!
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  BCH operates 9 facilities for intellectually or developmentally disabled adults who need care and supervision.  BCH also runs Good Shepherd Ministries in Guatemala to provide a home for orphans.  Please pray for the residents and staff of these facilities.

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For Your Information Week of 11-17-19

  • REMEMBER:   Our time together will start at 10:25 a.m. in order to give us the opportunity to hear about the missions and ministries that are active and the events that are being planned at MGBC.  Our hope is that by 10:30 a.m. we will be prepared for the purpose for which we have gathered; and that is of course to worship God.
  • THE PASTOR STRONGLY ENCOURAGES YOU WHO ARE WILLING TO COME AS CLOSE TO THE FRONT BEFORE HE BEGINS PREACHING.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS: Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper a 5:15 p.m.  The menu this week is Spaghetti, Salad,  Garlic Bread & Dessert. All adults are asked to bring their bibles for the new study on The Sermon on the Mount.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office before December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.
  • CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS:  Forms for purchasing Poinsettias are included in your bulletin.  There will also be extra copies in the Education Building and the Sanctuary.  The cost is $9.00 each.  The form needs to be filled out with the money attached by Sunday, November 24th.  The acknowledgements will be in the bulletin on December 15th and the plants can be taken home on Sunday, December 22nd.                                                                            THANKSGIVING FEAST:  FaithJam will be hosting a Thanksgiving Feast for the congregation following the worship service today.   We hope to see everyone at our Church Family Feast!
  • SAVE THE DATE:  The Mountain View Seniors will be having a covered dish luncheon at Zion Lutheran Church on Wednesday, November 20th at 12 noon.
  • STAFF MEETING:  There will be a staff meeting on November 24th immediately following the worship service.                                                                                                                                          
  • HANGING OF THE GREENS:  We will begin the Advent Season with the Hanging of the Greens on  December 1st at 6 p.m.
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  In 2018 BCH provided care for 16,796 children who had to be removed from their homes due to abuse or neglect by their parents.  BCH operates both group homes and foster homes to meet the needs of the children.
  • CALLING ALL KIDS IN ACTION, YOUTH & WMU LADIES:  Sunday, November 24th, we will be making lap blankets for residents of Trinity Ridge.  FaithJam will deliver the blankets in December.  We will meet right after worship service and have a light lunch.  Bring your sewing scissors and help us make the no-sew blankets!!  Last year we made 10 blankets; let’s see how many we can do this year!  Any questions, please see Judy Hilton.

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For Your Information Week of 11-10-19

  • STARTING NEXT SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17TH our time together will start at 10:25 a.m. in order to give us the opportunity to hear about the missions and ministries that are active and the events that are being planned at MGBC.  Our hope is that by 10:30 a.m. we will be prepared for the purpose for which we have gathered; and that is of course to worship God.                                                                                                                                           
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS: Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper a 5:15 p.m.  The menu this week is Soup, Sub Sandwiches & Dessert. All adults are asked to bring their bibles for the new study on The Sermon on the Mount.                                                                                                                                   
  • NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office before December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.
  • CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS:  Forms for purchasing Poinsettias are included in your bulletin.  There will also be extra copies in the Education Building and the Sanctuary.  The cost is $9.00 each.  The form needs to be filled out with the money attached by Sunday, November 24th.  The acknowledgements will be in the bulletin on December 15th and the plants can be taken home on Sunday, December 22nd.
  • OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD:  Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes will be gathered during our worship service on Sunday November 17th!  Please bring your filled shoe box to the vestibule before 10:30 on that Sunday and the children will carry the shoe boxes in for a blessing.  Please see Kelly Cole with any questions.
  • SENIOR LUNCHEON:  The Youth will be honoring our Seniors with a meal today after the worship service.  Please join us for a time of fellowship!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
  • 2020 CHURCH BUDGET:  The church will vote on the 2020 Budget on Sunday, November 17th after morning worship. The last budget discussions will be held on November 13th.  In addition, there will be a report and recommendation from the cemetery committee.
  • THANKSGIVING FEAST:  FaithJam will be hosting a Thanksgiving Feast for the congregation following the worship service on November 17th. We hope to see everyone at our Church Family Feast!
  • MISSION OPPORTUNITY:  During November, our church will collect an offering for Baptist Children’s Homes.  BCH operates 21 locations in North Carolina including Care House in Lenoir, Mills Home is Thomasville, and Broyhill Home in Clyde.  Please pray for the children and staff who live and work in these locations.

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For Your Information Week of 11-03-19

  • A BENEVOLENCE OFFERING will be received at the exits today for those in need in our community.  Please help if you can.                                                                                                                                          
  • WEDNESDAY EVENING PROGRAMS: Join us for all of our Wednesday activities.  Please join us for supper a 5:15 p.m.  The menu this week is Pork Loin, Macaroni & Cheese, Peas, Roll and Dessert.  All adults are asked to bring their bibles for the new study on The Sermon on the Mount.
  • MISSIONS:  During October, MGBC collected food for Cooperative Christian Ministry & gloves for the Women’s Prison Ministry of the WMU.  We delivered 7 bags of canned food to CCM and 49 pairs of gloves to the Associational WMU.  Thanks for your support of these ministries.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      PRAYER OPPORTUNITY:  The women of the Catawba Valley Baptist Association     are holding a Women’s World Day of Prayer service on Monday, November 4th at 7 p.m.  The service will be held at Springs Road Baptist Church.  If you would like to attend, please see Linda Robinette.                                                                                                                                         
  • NEEDY FAMILIES CHRISTMAS:  We are taking requests for help with Christmas.  Requests can be made by families needing help by contacting the church office before December 1st.  If you would like to donate toys or monies, please contact Attalissa.
  • CHRISTMAS POINSETTIAS:  Forms for purchasing Poinsettias are included in your bulletin.  There will also be extra copies in the Education Building and the Sanctuary.  The cost is $9.00 each.  The form needs to be filled out with the money attached by Sunday, November 24th.  The acknowledgements will be in the bulletin on December 15th and the plants can be taken home on Sunday, December 22nd.
  • SENIOR LUNCHEON:  The Youth will be honoring our Seniors with a meal on November 10th after the worship service.  There will be sign up sheets in the Sanctuary and Education Building.  Please join us for a time of fellowship!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
  • 2020 CHURCH BUDGET:  The church will vote on the 2020 Budget on Sunday, November 17th after morning worship.  Budget discussions will be held on November 6th and November 13th.
  • DAYLIGHT SAVINGS:  Don’t forget to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed Saturday night!
  • COMMUNION SERVICE:  We will be celebrating the Lord’s Supper on Sunday, November 3rd.  Please join us for this celebration.
  • DIRECTORY PICTURES:  If you were unable to have your photograph taken for the directory, you can still have a photograph submitted.  Wayne Robinette will meet those who need their picture taken in the Prayer Garden right after the worship service today.
  • SENIOR LUNCHEON:  The Youth will be honoring our Seniors with a meal on November 10th after the worship service.  There will be sign up sheets in the Sanctuary and Education Building.  Please join us for a time of fellowship!

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Worship 12-01-19 I “A Word From Our Sponsor”
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  • 12/01/2019Worship 12-01-19 I “A Word From Our Sponsor”
    12/01/2019
    Worship 12-01-19 I “A Word From Our Sponsor”
    "Worship 12-01-19".
  • 11/24/2019Worship 11-24-19
    11/24/2019
    Worship 11-24-19
    "No Turkey for You" ! Thessalonians 5:18
  • 11/17/2019Worship 11-17-19
    11/17/2019
    Worship 11-17-19
    "Worship 11-17-10 I "Things Aren’t Always As They Seem"
  • 11/10/2019Worship 11-10-19
    11/10/2019
    Worship 11-10-19
    "Give Your Leadership" Senior Adult Day 1st John 1:3
  • 10/28/2019Tree E-37 Joshua 1:1-9
    10/28/2019
    Tree E-37 Joshua 1:1-9
    "Worship 10-27-19".
  • 10/23/2019“Why Me and Sissy Trees” 1st Corinthians 12:7-10
    10/23/2019
    “Why Me and Sissy Trees” 1st Corinthians 12:7-10
     
  • 09/29/2019“Don’t Suck in Your Gut” 2nd Kings 5:1-16
    09/29/2019
    “Don’t Suck in Your Gut” 2nd Kings 5:1-16
    "Worship 09-29-19".
  • 09/15/201909-15-19 “Lets Eat”
    09/15/2019
    09-15-19 “Lets Eat”
    "worship 09-15-19".
  • 09/08/201909-08-19 Home Coming
    09/08/2019
    09-08-19 Home Coming
    "Worship 09-08-19 Home Coming".
  • 09/08/2019“Out on a Limb” Luke 19:1-10
    09/08/2019
    “Out on a Limb” Luke 19:1-10
    "Out on a Limb"
    Luke 19:1-10
  • 08/25/20198-25-19 “What Do You Make” I Corinthians 3:5-9 Deuteronomy 33:52
    08/25/2019
    8-25-19 “What Do You Make” I Corinthians 3:5-9 Deuteronomy 33:52
     
  • 08/18/20198-18-10 Youth Sunday Holly Struthers
    08/18/2019
    8-18-10 Youth Sunday Holly Struthers
    "Romans 12-4-8".
  • 07/07/2019“Sleep Tight” Mark 4:35-41
    07/07/2019
    “Sleep Tight” Mark 4:35-41
    Worship 7-7-19
  • 06/30/2019“John Leland” Galatians 5:1
    06/30/2019
    “John Leland” Galatians 5:1
    "Worship 06-30-19".
  • 06/23/2019“Cheer for the Competition” Philippians 2:1FF
    06/23/2019
    “Cheer for the Competition” Philippians 2:1FF
    "Worship 06-23-19".
  • 06/16/2019“Steel Bridges” Luke15:11F
    06/16/2019
    “Steel Bridges” Luke15:11F
    "“Steel Bridges”" Worship 06-16-19
  • 06/09/2019Mark 12-38-40 Contumelious & Dissing
    06/09/2019
    Mark 12-38-40 Contumelious & Dissing
    "Mark 12-38-40 Contumelious & Dissing".
  • 06/02/2019“No Parking on the Dance Floor, Baby” Nehemiah 8:10
    06/02/2019
    “No Parking on the Dance Floor, Baby” Nehemiah 8:10
    "“No Parking on the Dance Floor, Baby”".

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