Our New York City missions team needs help! If you are looking for a tangible way to support this short-term team going to NYC June 9-16, consider donating an air mattress and/or books or curriculum. Contact Regina Gossage for more info.
This Sunday, ladies come enjoy a fun, relaxing evening at the Women’s Birthday Celebration at 7:00pm!
And remember –
Register here for Vacation Bible School & here’s a TakeThemAMeal link to bless the George family with a meal.
Did you know you can text in your offering?
We’ve got a new, easy way to give–and it’s quick and secure, too! Just text 540 684 5521 with the amount of your donation (eg “$10) and follow the prompts for one-time registration. Click here for other ways to give toward BRBC and check out the bulletin flyer on Sunday to learn more.
Ghana 3 potluck – May 26
Our Ghana 3 who just returned from serving in West Africa (Will Koleszar, John Richardson & Tim Stocker) invite you to stay after 2nd service a week from this Sunday, May 26, to hear what God did during their time there and how He continues to be at work in Ghana! Plan to come to the quad at 12:30. If you want to participate in the potluck, please be sure to bring a main dish to serve 10, plus a side or dessert.
Honoring high school grads – June 2
In the June 2 worship services, we will honor 2019 high school graduates from our congregation. If you are one or have one in your family, email email@example.com no later than May 26 please!
Membership Orientation & Celebration – June 2
Do you consider BRBC your church home? Then come to our next orientation at 9:30am in Room 104 to get started on the membership process, or just come to learn more about BRBC! Parents, this is a great time to start and get moving on the membership process if you are interested in covenanting with your BRBC family and participating in the upcoming July 14 Baby Dedication (membership required). Qs? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Sunday Schedule – Starts June 2
Next Sunday/May 26 is the final day for Sunday School classes (kids and adults) until fall. From June 2-September 8, childcare is available for ages 0-3 during the entirety of the 9:30 and 11:00 services; ages 4-8 leave for Ridge Kids after worship.
Backyard Bible Clubs outreach
Some of our youth and families are again coordinating a summertime outreach, Backyard Bible Clubs. Visit the table next Sunday/May 19 to learn more and for sign-ups for both youth volunteers as well as host homes. Questions? Contact Sara Watson or Chris McKenzie.
Mosaic Baby Bottle campaign – May 19-June 16
We’re partnering with Mosaic Virginia Pregnancy Resource Center to help provide care and encouragement to mothers in crisis. Mosaic supports women by meeting their material and emotional needs so they can focus on giving life to their unborn baby. Pick up a bottle at the table at the back of the sanctuary on Sunday to get started—and simply return filled bottles by June 9 or 16! Learn more here.
The Dangers and Blessings of Motherhood
BRBC elder Tim Murphy taught us from the lives of Leah, Hannah, and Mary for a special Mother’s Day sermon that has application for all of us, about the blessings of God’s good gifts to us but the dangers as well. Where are we placing our hope for our worth and value? Listen to “The Dangers and Blessings of Motherhood.”
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 5/12/19 – $20,223.68
YTD giving needed for budget – $602,085.44
Actual YTD giving to budget – $603,972.90
Giving over budget – $1,887.46
Week of May 19 – Life Groups (thru week of 5/22)
May 19-June 16 – Baby bottle campaign for Mosaic VA, pick up a bottle on Sunday!
May 19, 7:00-9:00pm – Women’s birthday celebration
May 21, 9:30-11:30am – Final Ladies Spring Bible study
May 22, 7:00-9:00pm – Youth Group
May 25, 7:00-9:00pm – Final spring Young Adults
May 25, 7:00am – Men’s breakfast & study, kitchen
May 26 – Pastor David Parker preaching
May 26 – Potluck w/ the Ghana 3 in Quad (bring Main dish for 10 + side or dessert)
May 26 – Last Sunday School before summer break
June 2 – World Mission special need – stay tuned!
June 2 – Grad recognition – signup by 5/26
June 2 – Summer Sunday schedule begins
June 9-16 – New York City mission trip
Jun 10/7pm & Jun 11/9:30am – Summer ladies Bible studies begin, Monday evenings or Tuesday mornings
June 17-21 – Vacation Bible School (VBS) – register here by June 2
July 8-12, 15-19 – Backyard Bible Clubs in neighborhoods
July 14 – Baby dedication (email@example.com)
August 4 – Chill & Grill and baptism at the pool