CareLine for Wednesday, March 22

We extend our sympathy to the family of Lyle Farrell, who passed away Friday afternoon. A private burial for family will be held at Veteran’s Cemetery today at 10 AM. A memorial service will be held today at 11:30 AM here at Walnut Street.  Formerly, Lyle served as an elder at Walnut Street and was a member for 40 years.

Prayers are requested for

  •  Ruby Williams, who is recovering at home
  • Helen Stanford, who is waiting for tests results
  • John Myatt, (husband of Helen Myatt) who has moved to NHC

NHC: please see long-term prayer list in the track racks

Shepherd Center: Chase Lewis (C/O Shepherd Center, Room #520, 2020 Peachtree Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1465)

St. Thomas West: Wilma Dudley (mother of Sandra Dudley and Lesa Cude)

VA Medical Center Murfreesboro: Sean Moore (3400 Lebanon Pike, Building 1, room #313, floor 1B, Murfreesboro, TN 37129)

Other Announcements:

Walnut Street will assist with the building of a Habitat for Humanity House on Saturday, April 8.  There will be a sign-up sheet in the Gathering Room.  In addition, there will be an opportunity to make donations to provide food for the workers in all adult Bible classes this Sunday.

A New Member Lunch will be held Sunday, April 2 for anyone who placed membership since March of last year. Please RSVP to the church office at (615) 446-2909.

Sean Moore has suffered a serious setback in his recovery and is need of encouragement.  He would enjoy cards and short visits.  Be sure to leave some words of encouragement on the sign located in the Gathering Room.

Need to find a home for household items that you no longer need?  Plan to participate in the “From My House to Yours House Hold Item Swap” on Saturday, April 1 in the Fellowship Hall.  Sign up and receive more details in the Gathering Room.

The Home Builders will begin using the Remind App to notify participants of upcoming events.  If you’d like to receive these updates, text @walnutsth to the number 81010.

The Home Builders’ annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Sunday, April 9 at 1 PM at the home of Troy and Traci Williams.  Please bring 2 dozen filled, taped eggs per child.  Contact Meagan Grosvenor for more details.

Ray Crouch will be honored by the Boy Scouts with the 2017 Good Scout Award on Thursday, March 23 at the Gateway Assembly of God in Ashland City.  If you would like to attend in support of Ray, please RSVP to Jeffery Gordon at

Young men will conduct PM Service and youth chorus will sing on Sunday, March 26; finger food add-a-dish meal to follow in the Fellowship Hall

Mark your calendars for a Graduation Reception meeting Sunday, April 2 at 4:30 in room 410. This meeting is for parents of graduating high school seniors. Also, all of those graduating from high school or college are asked to begin sending in senior photos to the church office or email them to Shawn at

Our One Word Devotional reading for today is: Promise for Peace (Leviticus 26:3-13) pg. 78

 Today’s Birthdays: Larry Ryland

Today’s Anniversaries: Spencer & Bethany Moore