We extend our sympathy to Gwen Ragan and family in the loss of her father, Dewey Gray, who passed away Monday. Visitation will be held today from 4-8 PM at the Oakes & Nichols Funeral home. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11 AM at the Graymere Church of Christ in Columbia.

We extend our sympathy to June McCormack in the loss of her brother, Billy Lewis. Funeral arrangements are not known at this time.

Ft. Walton Medical Center: Todd Byrd (grandson of Luther and Dean Byrd) blood infection

Horizon Medical Center: Barbara Hicks, recovering from a stroke

Prayers are requested for:

  • Rob Cude, who will begin a new drug treatment today
  • Rebecca Baggett, (daughter-in-law of Steve & Pam Baggett) who will have same-day surgery in Cookeville today
  • Rachel Moore, who will have a biopsy on Friday
  • William Hardee, (father of Sherry Gulledge) who is at home under hospice care
  • Lilly Gilliam, (friend of Joan Vineyard) who was taken by life-flight to Vanderbilt following a car accident

Other Announcements:

The senior ministry is hosting an outing to the Grand Ole Opry on Tuesday, May 12 at 6 PM. The cost is $30 per person. Contact Kim Long or Eric Hickerson by April 8 if you are interested. Bus transportation will be provided but space is limited.

There will be a young adult devo on Sunday, April 5 following the evening service at the home of Robby and Shawn Harmon. This group meets on the first and third Sunday of each month.

Everyone is invited to an Easter Egg Hunt to be held Friday, April 3 at 10 AM at the home of Troy and Traci Williams. This event is sponsored by MOLO and the Home Builders group. All participants are asked to bring 2 dozen filled eggs and a basket. Contact Holly Spencer or Meagan Grosvenor for more information.

All ladies are invited to a come and go bridal shower honoring Kristen Long, bride-elect of David Emery, on Sunday, April 12 from 1:30 to 3 PM in the Gathering Room. Kristen is registered at Target, Bed, Bath, and Beyond, Hodges and Amazon.

Walnut Street’s Men’s Ministry will host a fellowship night in the Loft on Monday, April 6 in at 7 PM. They will watch the basketball championship game and eat pizza and wings. Please RSVP to Joseph Brown or Bobby Wells.

The Burns Church of Christ is hosting a Spiritual Growth Workshop on Friday, April 3 through Sunday, April 5. The speaker will be Jerrie Barber. Everyone is welcome. For more information, contact Matthew Hiatt at matthew@burnschurchofchrist.org.

Attention ladies, the Dickson FHU associates will have their monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 7 at 7 PM in room 406.

Our “Going Deeper” Bible reading for today, April 2: Judges 8-9

Today’s Birthdays: Will Roberts, Kyle White, Jan Mayberry, Andy Street, Zar Poskevich, Samuel White

Today’s Anniversaries: Raymond & Betty Ruth Gray, Richard & Lisa Wright

So it was, as soon as Gideon was dead, that the children of Israel again played the harlot with the Baals, and made Baal-Berith their god. 34 Thus the children of Israel did not remember the Lord their God, who had delivered them from the hands of all their enemies on every side; 35 nor did they show kindness to the house of Jerubbaal (Gideon) in accordance with the good he had done for Israel.”