Consider blessing families after the birth of new babies, sign up to take a meal to the Cavicchi family or Franco family

And the Ghana 3 has posted update #4! A lot is happening with Will, John, and Tim, read the update & prayer requests here

Life Groups meet this week
With the renewal of spring (coming soon, we hope!), renew your commitment to better connect with your church family and to be encouraged and grow. See group options here or see the flyer on Sunday for current groups and contact a group leader today to get plugged in this week.

Ladies Spring Bible study – March 26
Join in the springtime study starting March 26, on Tuesday mornings, 9:30-11:30am. Sign up online at or at the table at the back of the sanctuary this Sunday or March 24. We’ll study “Exhibiting the Presence of the Holy Spirit” and explore the implications of God living in us. You are invited, welcome, and wanted!

Next baptism opportunities
If you or someone in your family would like to participate in baptism on April 21, Easter Sunday, please let Brittany know by April 1 (). For planning, July will be our next full celebration at the pool.

Mission: France – Fall 2019 opportunity
Mission: France is a 10-day service and learning trip led by our supported missionary Steve Darling. It is geared toward high school students. We will learn about the history, especially the spiritual history of France, do some service work, have brief language and history lessons and daily worship times in French. We spend a week in Normandy and a weekend in Paris. Trip dates are October 17-27, 2019.  Contact Trish Garvis at  for more information.

The Doctrine of Jesus
Continuing our new 11-part series walking through our BRBC statement of faith, Pastor Jack taught on the doctrine of Jesus and walked us through the amazing reality of the second Person of the Trinity – leading us to worship Him! Listen to “The Doctrine of Jesus” and download the sermon insert.

Giving Report “They gave themselves first to the Lord and then to [His work] …” 2 Cor 8:5
Weekly giving needed for FY2019 budget – $18,815.17
Total giving for General Offering of 3/10/19 – $12,343.15
YTD giving needed for budget – $432,748.91
Actual YTD giving to budget – $444,823.41
Giving over budget – $12,074.50

This Week
March 17 – Communion (crackers are gluten free)
Week of March 17 – Life Groups
March 19, 9:30-11:30am – Ladies winter Bible study (thru 3/19)
March 20, 7:00-9:00pm – Youth Group
March 22, 7:00-9:00pm – Young Adults (thru 5/24)
March 23, 7:00am – Men’s breakfast & study, kitchen

This Month
March 24 – Kingdom Calling outreach, leading up to Easter – stay tuned!
March 26 – Ladies Spring Bible study starts – sign up now
March 29-31 – Women’s retreat

Looking Ahead
April 6, 8:30am-2:00pm – Spring workday @ church 
Weeks of April 14 & 21 – Life Groups on break
April 19 – Good Friday: A Walkthrough Experience
April 21 – Easter Sunday
Vacation Bible School (VBS) – June 17-21