Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Community News 9/6/16

Midweek Worship
Pastor Alan Perry will be leading prayer tomorrow at 6:30 PM.  Preschool and Children's Ministry will start at 6:30 PM.  Snacks will be provided at 6:00 PM.

Switch Small Groups
Middle and high school students, Switch Small Groups will start back this Sunday, September 11th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM in the Student Center.  Students will eat a light meal and then break into small groups to read and discuss Scripture. 

Red Cross Blood Drive
The Red Cross will be having a Blood Drive in the blue room downstairs on Monday, September 26th from 1:30 to 6:00 PM.  You can go online to schedule a time to give blood.  Go to www.redcrossblood.org.  In the top-right hand corner of the screen there is a blue box that says "Give Blood, Find A Blood Drive."  Type in the zip code "28712."  Scroll down and choose "Brevard Community Church." You can also call the number 1-800-RED-CROSS to schedule your appointment. 

Montana Mission Trip
Pastor Allen James (who used to live in Brevard) is the pastor of First Baptist Church of Hamilton, Montana.  Pastor Allen and his family host mission teams and interns from around the country in their home.  Recently, they sold their house and Pastor Allen is currently building their new home.  If you would like to help finish their home by putting on siding, hanging and finishing sheet rock, please contact alan@brevardcommunity.org or david.mcneill@transylvaniacounty.org.  The mission trip will be from October 22nd through the 29th.  The cost of the trip will be $500 to $600 plus the cost of meals.  

Appalachian Coalfield Ministry
To date $4,273.00 has been given to purchase new shoes for those in Williamsburg, KY!  So far 401 pairs of shoes have been purchased and more will be purchased!  Thank you for your donations to this Ministry. Each person that receives a new pair of shoes will hear the Gospel in a one-to-one setting.  We are so excited about this Ministry.  We are still accepting donations if you would like to give.