September 24 to 30, 2017

Deacon of the Week

Ed Lambert


On-going health concerns:  see the weekly PRAYER CONCERNS

MARGE HOWELL—pancreatic cancer
ANITA TAYLOR—breast cancer; lumpectomy 9/11
KERRY WHITE (pastor’s sister) stage 4 colon cancer
BILL WOODRUFF SR.—return of cancer

Board of Stewardship 6:30 p.m.
DETOUR 6:00 p.m.
AWANA 6:15 p.m.
Women’s Bible study, 7 Perkins St., Topsham 9:30 a.m.
CEF Prayer Band 34 Franklin Pkwy 1:00 p.m.
Prayer Meeting Jeff Bartlett, leading 6:30 p.m.
DETOUR Fall Retreat, Dunn’s Camp, Oxford 6:00 p.m.
Community Bean Supper to support hurricane relief 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Sunday School for all ages          9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship/                  10:45 a.m.
Board of Deaconess 4:30p.m.



COMMUNITY BEAN SUPPER—Berean will host a community bean supper on Saturday, September 30th from 5– 7 p.m. A donation will be collected to be sent to Samaritan’s Purse to aid in the effort of disaster relief in Texas and Florida. If you can provide cookies or bars please sign up on the Wall or see Pastor or Paula Rockwood

WOMEN’S MINISTRY FALL KICK OFF— “Friday Fondue”! Women’s ministry invites all women of the church to join us for an evening of fun and fellowship, on Friday, Oct. 13th. We will provide the fondue dipping sauces, you provide the ingredients to be dipped. A devotional will be given by Paula Rockwood. Sign up on the Wall to let us know you are coming and pick an ingredient to bring. Any questions see June Bartlett.

SECRET SISTER—The Women’s Ministry invite all women (18+) to participate in the “Secret Sister” program for the next six months. Please stop by the Welcome Desk to pick up your form to fill out. Please return your form to the desk TODAY. Secret Sisters will be assigned the weekend of October 13th. Any questions see June Bartlett.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY—open to all men of the church (18+). Pastor will be leading the men in studying John Mac Arthur’s 1&2 Thessalonians Titus; Living Faithfully, in View of Christ’s Coming Again. They will be meeting at the church, beginning THIS Tuesday, October 3rd, at 6:30 p.m. Please sign up on the Wall. Any questions, see Pastor Mark.

WOMEN’S MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP—is collecting used glasses (vision). There will be a collection box on the literature table in the Vestry. Any questions see Van Sawin.

Tune to WBCI 105.9FM on Saturday mornings at 11:00 a.m. to hear our weekly sermons.

Looking Ahead in October…
10/1 Communion & Board of Deaconess, Secret Sister forms due
10/13 Women’s Ministry Fall Kick-off “Friday Fondue”
10/27-29 Fall Missionary Conference