OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE WEEK October 26 - November 1, 2014



OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE WEEK October 26 - November 1, 2014
October 26 - November 1, 2014
8:00 a.m.
9:30 & 11:00 a.m.
9:30 & 11:00 a.m.
10:45 a.m.
4:00 p.m.
4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
5:45 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m.
Love Your Neighbor, Donate to the Lamb's Basket!
If you are looking for an outlet for Real Impact outside of your immediate
spheres of influence, then consider loving and helping those in need at
Lamb's Basket, a local food pantry located at 8419 Oakview Avenue:
Help Stock Shelves: Monday, November 3 (10:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Help Distribute Food: Tuesday, November 11 (9:30 AM-1:00 PM)
Immediate needs: spaghetti sauce, rice, cereal, canned beans, paper
and plastic bags. You can put these in the Lamb’s Basket bin in the back
room of the small brick house. Thank you!
Volunteer shopper needed for Lamb’s Basket: volunteer once a week
to purchase food from Central VA Food Bank. If interested, please call
the Lamb’s Basket at 804-565-8007 or email [email protected]
5:30 p.m.
Thursday, November 19 - Family Dinner: The school is requesting 50 pies (homemade or purchased) plus 10 volunteers to help
with hospitality and serving. If you are able to help cut pies, you are
needed by 3:30 p.m. If only serving, you would need to arrive by
4:30 p.m. This is a great chance to interact with hundreds of the
families in their community. You must complete a Henrico County
Public Schools’ volunteer application and return it to the church office
if you would like to volunteer for the dinner. Applications are available from the church office or online:
Blood Drive
Fellowship Supper
J.A.M.M. Preschool Choir
AWANA Trek/Journey
King’s Kids’ Children’s Choir
Special Called Business Meeting
Praise & Worship Choir
Midweek Prayer Service
6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
7:05 p.m.
Master’s Men Bible Study
Praise Team/Praise Band Practice
Celebrate Recovery
Finance Committee Meeting
11:00 a.m.
Private Event
Shuttle Service Announcement
Our shuttle runs the following schedule:
8:45-9:30 AM, 10:30-11 AM, 12 PM-Until Needed
If you are able, please consider using our shuttle service to free up
parking for others. You can park at the back of the Martin’s Crossridge
parking lot, just look for the shuttle bus sign. Thank you.
Healthy snacks are being collected the entire school year for needy
students. Here are some ideas:
granola bars
small juice boxes
healthy snack bars
small boxes of raisins
peanut butter crackers
fruit cups
small boxes of cereal
Please sign up in the foyer, use your Connection Card or contact
the church office if you would like to help with these projects.
A marked bin is located in the foyer for all donations. THANK YOU for
helping to brighten the school year for local children in need.
Master’s Men Bible Study
Women’s Bible Study - Beth Moore’s
Children of the Day
Loving the Homeless Bible Study in the
Pace Center
5:00 p.m.
5:45 p.m.
6:15 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
6:45 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
Our church has adopted Johnson Elementary for the 2014-2015 school
year. Already you have blessed numerous families with your outpouring
of backpacks and school supplies! Here are three additional ways to
show the love of Christ to those in this school community this fall.
Collecting immediately for the clinic - extra boys and girls
new or gently-used clothes; NEW underwear (pre-K up to 2nd
grade), shirts and elastic or adjustable waist pants (pre-K through
5th grade).
Partnership with Johnson Elementary
Sunday School Life Groups
Worship - King’s Kids Sing
SOLES Ignite
Deacon Council
SOLES and Adult Life Groups
The Fresh Encounter Discipleship Class
Reading God’s Story Discussion Class
(804) 672-6811
Jim Booth
Associate Pastor
& Missions
Mike Bowles
Associate Pastor
Children &
Tommy Knighten
Interim Director
Tyler Simmons
Director of Music
Marsha Perkins
October 26, 2014
If you are our guest today...
Going Viral: With Urgency
Romans 10:1-15
(page 125 of the New Testament in pew Bible)
Welcome! Thank you so much for choosing to worship with us today.
Please be sure to fill out the Connection Card found in your worship folder
and bring it to the Guest Connections Table located in the foyer for a free
gift. The pastor would love to meet with you at your convenience.
If you would like to meet with him, please indicate that on your
Connection Card.
My Notes:
Dr. Jim Booth
If you are a new member or a guest desiring to know more
about Staples Mill Road Baptist Church, you are invited to
attend our new and prospective member class entitled
Route 33: Connecting and Growing with SMRBC. Our
next session will be Sunday, November 9 at 5:00 PM
in Room A3 in the Administrative Wing.
Celebrate Recovery
Thursday Nights at 7:00 pm
Fellowship Hall
Everyone knows someone who deals with hurts on some level but
there is hope and a way to move beyond and experience the healing
liberty of Christ. Celebrate Recovery is an ongoing program that
implements a Christ-centered recovery ministry based on eight principles from the Beatitudes. You can start at any time. This program is
a fellowship-based and proven program that lets people discover new
dignity, strength, joy, and growth in the image of Christ. Join us for
weekly worship, discussion and fellowship as we grow spiritually to
become free in Christ. Child care is available.
Wednesday, October 29, 5-8:00 PM
If you are able, make a difference by making a donation! To schedule an appointment, there are a few
options available:
1. Sign up in the foyer today!
2. Go to https://vadonor.org/ (use sponsor code: smrbc)
3. Contact Anne Zimmerman in the church office, 804-672-6811 or
[email protected]
GriefShare is a Christ-centered support group for anyone dealing with
the death of someone close to them. Meets weekly on Sundays at
5:45 PM in Room A1. If you have any questions, please contact
Marlo Salamy at [email protected]
Wednesday Fellowship Supper • Oct. 29 @ 5:45 PM
MENU: Lasagna, Salad Bar, Bread, Dessert
Please be sure to sign up on the back of your
Connection Card if you plan to attend.
Special Called Business Meeting
Daylight Saving Time ends
Sunday, November 2
Don’t forget to turn your clocks BACK one
hour on Saturday night, November 1st!
There will be a special called business meeting on Wednesday, October
29 at 6:45 PM to affirm our search committee for the Associate Pastor
for Student Ministries.