Annual meeting on Saturday! Everyone is invited to our annual celebration of all God’s been doing in and through us this past year!
Come at 5:30pm with your best main dish + side or dessert to share. The meeting will kickoff at 6:45pm and we’ll hear reports from the pastors, elders, and various ministry leaders. We’ll also vote on Alan Bigler for elder and continuing the terms of John Casserino, Tim Donnelly, and David Porter for deacon. Only members may vote, but all are welcome! Hope to see you!
Wed LG @ church: Be sure to RSVP if you will attend the new life group meeting at church on Wednesday evenings. Missed last week? No worries, join in this week!
Life Groups – It’s not too late!
Life Groups resumed last week and you can still take part! See group listings at www.brbible.org/lg and connect now with your church family.
Missions Potluck, Shipe family – September 24
Rich & Christy Shipe and family—sent with support from BRBC last summer to undertake a church plant—will be with us on September 24 when Rich is preaching. Make plans to stay after 2nd service for a potluck to hear about what God is doing! Bring a main dish for 10 AND a salad or dessert.
Romania Reborn Concert – October 6
Join BRBC supported ministry, Romania Reborn, for their annual benefit concert featuring Christian artist JJ Heller and benefiting orphans in Romania. The event is right here at BRBC starting at 7:00pm on October 6. Purchase tickets online!
2018 Women’s Retreat – Save the Date!
Ladies, mark your calendars for March 9-11, 2018! The retreat will feature speaker Kim Hyland and will be held at White Sulphur Springs conference center near Bedford, PA. Watch for registration to begin in November and see the flyer in the bulletin on Sunday for more info and photos.
Baptism – October 8
Our next baptism is on October 8. If you or someone in your family wants to participate in it or future baptisms, email Brittany (email@example.com). Parents, we have an excellent workbook that helps kids understand the meaning of baptism. Contact Regina Gossage (firstname.lastname@example.org) to get a book and learn more about the process.
The Pinnacle of Wisdom
Starting a new series called “Poetry in (Life) Motion,” Pastor Jack taught from Psalm 1. The paths and choices of the wise versus wicked man show there is no greater wisdom than ordering our lives according to the Word of God. Listen to “The PInnacle of Wisdom: Psalm 1.”
Giving Report: “They gave themselves first to the Lord and then to [His work] …” 2 Cor 8:5
Weekly giving needed for FY2017 budget – $18,496.19
Total giving for offering of 9/10/17– $30,967.18
YTD giving needed for budget – $924,809.50
Actual YTD giving to budget – $954,975.08
Giving over budget – $30,165.58
Week of September 17 – Life Groups meet – Not too late to join!
September 19, 9:30-11:30am – Ladies Bible Study (thru Nov 14)
September 23-October 7 – France Mission Trip – Pray for the team!
September 24, 12:30pm – Missions Potluck w/ the Shipes
October 1, 9:30am – Membership Introduction Class (library)
October 6, 7:00pm – Romania Reborn Concert w/ JJ Heller
October 12-14 – Annual Clothing Exchange
Week of November 12 – Fall Life Group session ends