Church News This Week 8/10

SUNDAY August 12, PREVIEW: Sunday’s Theme is “Giving According to Grace”; Verse of the Week: Phil. 4:17

Ø In the AM Service – Sunday morning Pastor Tim will give a message about giving according to grace, and “The Treasure Principle”: You can’t take it with you – but you can send it on ahead. (see Matthew 6:20)

Also, in the AM service we will celebrate new life with a Rose Ceremony for Jason, Tammy and Kinley Grace Hughes

Adult Study Electives 9:00 am

– “How People Change” Tom Salmen

– “History of the English Bible” – Pastor Tim

Ø In the PM Service – we have much to celebrate! Josh Palma will be bringing the evening message; his sister, Faith, will be baptized; and we will also celebrate the Lord’s Supper. You won’t want to miss this very special time for the church family.


Monday, August 13 – Anyone involved in music and/or platform ministry or simply interested in hearing more regarding our new sound system is asked to attend an informational meeting at 7 pm.

Tuesday, August 14 – Brookdale will host the primary elections for two precincts in Moorhead; If you would be free for 2 or 3 hours on that day between 8 am and 8 pm to assist with building oversight and/or hospitality, please contact the church office or sign up at the Welcome Center, on Sunday. (We will need the same type of assistance for the November 6 election, as well).

Wednesday – home Bible studies resume

Sunday, August 19 – we will present information about our Fall ministry plan for adults and children.

Sunday, August 26 – after the evening service, Pastor Tim & Beth will host an informal meeting, in their home, regarding the beginning of an in depth study of Bible Doctrine in addition to preparation for NANC certification. If either of these topics interest you, please attend the meeting, which should start around 7:30 pm.

Sunday, September 2 – Sunday School Promotion and Picnic at Oak Grove Park. No evening service.

Sunday, September 9 – We will have communion in the morning service; the next membership class begins during the Sunday School hour.

Sunday, September 16 – Ministry Involvement Sunday

October 5 – 6 – Ladies’ Fall Retreat (note date change)

THE 2012 MISSIONS CONFERENCE IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER!– October 21 – 24 – and we are starting to make plans and arrangements for our three guest speakers and those who will have family members with them. Our key note speaker will be in need of a car, so if anyone has one they can spare during these four days, please contact the church office and let us know. We will also be needing housing for two of the speakers plus a few meals, as well. Please begin praying about how you may be able to assist with this important ministry in the life of Brookdale