We wish to congratulate Hardeman Ragan, who was baptized Sunday morning. Hardeman is the son of Alan and Becky Ragan.

We wish to congratulate Samuel Woodard, who was baptized Sunday morning. Samuel is the son of Scott and Karon Woodard.

We wish to congratulate Brittany Lamb, who was baptized Sunday morning. Brittany is the wife of Matt Lamb.

Prayers are requested for:

  •  John Oliphant, who will undergo chemo treatment on Thursday
  • Jim Southerland, who will undergo a heart catheterization tomorrow
  • Letha Chandler, who will undergo gallbladder surgery on Friday
  • Helen Stanford, who will undergo surgery today
  • Sophia Anderson, who has been moved to NHC for rehab (room 124A)
  • Jeff Yates, (nephew of Del Vineyard) who will undergo double bypass surgery today
  • Nancy Fielder, who will have a cardiac ablation on Thursday
  • Linda Miller, who will undergo radiation treatments
  • Juliet Smith, (mother of Michelle LeCompte) who will have feeding tubes put in

 Centennial Hospital: Marie Yates (room 6159, broken hip)

The Meadows: Ray Crouch; 8044 Coley Davis Road, Bellevue, TN 37221

NHC: please see long-term prayer list

VA Medical Center Murfreesboro: Sean Moore (3400 Lebanon Pike, Building 1, room #328, floor 1B, Murfreesboro, TN 37129)

Other Announcements:

 The Home Builders Group will have a “Hike and Bike” at Montgomery Bell State Park on Saturday, April 23rd at noon. Bring a picnic lunch, bikes and games. Contact Matt Steidl or Jeremy Spencer for more information.

Make plans to attend the Wednesday Express Meal April 13 at 6PM. The menu for the evening will be ham, salad, mac-n-cheese, rolls and dessert.

Reminder for those signed up to attend our inaugural “Food for Thought” lunch will be held today at 12 PM.

Walnut Street’s Christian Child Care Center is taking applications for part-time assistant positions and substitutes. There is a possibility for full-time hours as well. Please call Allyson Harmon at (615) 306-3175 for more information.

Please turn in your senior picture to the church office by April 24th. Please email them to Lesa.wscoc@comcast.net.

There will be a graduation reception planning meeting on Sunday, April 17 at 5 PM in room 410.

Walnut Street’s day at the Cancer Auction is this Thursday, April 14.  Walnut Street is the only organization on the calendar for that day, so please make a special effort to bring your item(s) for the auction.

The CIA (grades 3rd-5th) will have a scavenger hunt on Sunday, April 24 from 1:30-3 PM.

Senior Ministry Event: Mark your calendars for a trip to the Country & Western Steakhouse in Camden on Friday, April 22.  The bus will leave Walnut Street at 4 PM. Sign up in the Gathering Room.

Ladies, there is a sign-up sheet in the Gathering Room for the upcoming Spring Ladies’ Fellowship.  Don’t miss it!

One of our members is in need of a lawn mower.  If you have one that you are able to donate, please call the church office.

Walking Through the Word: John 5

 Today’s Birthdays: Laurie Billingsby, Cathy Walls

Today’s Anniversaries: None

The sick man answered him, “Sir, I have no one to put me into the pool when the water is stirred up, and while I am going another steps down before me.”  Jesus said to him, “Get up, take up your bed, and walk.”  And at once the man was healed, and he took up his bed and walked.  John 5:7-9