Congratulations to Grant Kruse who was baptized Sunday morning. Grant is the son of Blake and Allison Kruse.


Prayers are requested for:

  • Linda Menefee, who is recovering from surgery
  • Jay Keef, (brother of Jane Keef) who has made some improvement but remains in the hospital
  • Elaine Yates, who will undergo back surgery on August 27
  • Harrison Waldron, (friend of Sarah Lewis) who remains in critical condition after an ATV accident
  • Marilyn Sessler, (sister of Pam Deak) who has returned home from the hospital
  • James Ayers,requested prayers
  • Mark Bean,( brother of Peggy Bean) who will have a chemo treatment today
  • Dorothy Carlucci,(mother of Jim Carlucci) who has returned home from the hospital
  • Larry Dover, who will be having back surgery tomorrow
  • Phyllis Spicer, who will be having outpatient surgery today
  • Peggy Roberts, who will be having her first chemo treatment Wednesday
  • Anita Porter, who has returned to NHC (room 107) 

Horizon Medical Center: Ruby Williams (room 148)  Perry Turner (room 109); Jim Greer Southerland (father of Ken Southerland,(room 125); Mary Bates (room 116)

Select Specialty:  Sean Moore (room 3514)

Vanderbilt Medical Hospital: Geraldine Tidwell  (room 6205)


Other Announcements:


Deacons: please make plans to attend the Sunday, August 30 5th Sunday Deacon Meeting at 5 PM in room 412.


Ladies are invited to a bridal shower honoring Catherine Petty, bride-elect of Daniel Jones, on Sunday, August 30th, from 1:30 until 3 pm in the Gathering Room.  She is registered at Bed Bath and Beyond, Macy’s, World Market and Hodge’s Jewelers.  Catherine is the daughter of Peggy Bloechl.


CPR training will be held at the building on Saturday, September 12, at 10 am.  Please call the church office if interested.


The next College Age/Young Adult Devo will be after evening service on Sunday, September 6th, at the home of Gary and Robin Brunett.


Golfers, make plans to participate in the annual Golf Fore a CURE event on FRIDAY, September 18.  Look for more information in this week’s bulletin.


Going Deeper Bible reading for today: Jeremiah 51-52


Today’s Birthdays: Melissa Curcio, Bonnie Tidwell, Drew Holley, Sam Woodard, Wyatt Gramling

Today’s Anniversaries: Steve & Anita Moore


“Sharpen the arrows! Take up the shields! The Lord has stirred up the spirit of the kings of the Medes, because his purpose concerning Babylon is to destroy it, for that is the vengeance of the Lord, the vengeance for his temple.”  Jeremiah 51:11