We wish to congratulate Derick and Jenny Tinsley on the birth of their son, Arlin Russel, who was born this morning.  Proud grandparents are Henry and Lisa Perkins.  Proud big brother is Austin.

We extend our sympathy to Jeanette Page in the loss of her mother, Emma Page, who passed away Friday.  She was the grandmother of Scottie Page.  Funeral services were held yesterday here at Walnut Street.

 Prayers are requested for:

  • Aline Estes, who will have hip replacement surgery today
  • Melvin Yates, who is recovering from surgery
  • Safe travels for our Bible Bowl families on Friday and Saturday as they go to Cookeville to compete

Horizon Medical Center: Jim Greer Southerland (father of Ken Southerland, room 125); Mary Bates (rehab room 5)

NHC: Anita Porter (room 107); Mary Fowlkes (126A)

Select Specialty: Sean Moore (room 3514)

St. Thomas Mid-Town: Elaine Yates (room 6329)

 Other Announcements:

 The Wednesday Express Meal menu for tonight is lasagna, salad, bread, dessert and a drink.

 Bible Bowl needs water (small bottles are great), chips, fruit and cookies for the trip to Cookeville on Saturday, Sept.13th. We need these by this Thursday, September 11th. Please put donations in the kitchen.

 The Senior Ministry is planning an outing to the Catfish House in Clarksville Monday, September 14th. Bus will leave the church parking lot at 5:15 PM sharp. Sign up in the gathering room through Sunday, September 13th. (For more information contact Eric Hickerson or Kim Long).

 Ladies Tuesday Night Bible class will resume Tuesday, September 15th at 6:00 PM in the loft. They will be studying “Getting Rid of Self”.

CPR training will be held for anyone 16 years and older at the building on Saturday, September 19, at 10 am.  Please call the church office if interested.

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.

 The next DOTS outing will be at the Plantation Restaurant (next to Wal-Mart) Thursday, Sept 10th at 6:00 PM. Sign up this evening in the Gathering Room.

Going Deeper Bible reading for today: Ezekiel 40-41

Today’s Birthdays: Samuel Cherry, Kayla Poole

Today’s Anniversaries: None

“In the twenty-fifth year of our exile, at the beginning of the year, on the tenth day of the month, in the fourteenth year after the city was struck down, on that very day, the hand of the Lord was upon me, and he brought me to the city.Ezekiel 40:1