Elkton Baptist Church News
[Church news for August 2, 2020, submitted by Lily Brenner.]
Deacon Tim Brenner welcomed the congregation. Lily Brenner led the song service and Karen Nickel played the piano. Dennis Long was the sound and video technician. Karen Nickel sang “He Touched Me" and “Gentle Shepard". Bro. Jerry Reed sermon text “Christianity 101" and was from Colossians 1:15-18, I John 1:1-2. The offering plate was in the foyer for the offering. Announcements: We now have outdoor services on radio 103.1 fm for those who want to participate in worship from their cars (due to concerns about the Coronavirus), and all are welcome to come inside to worship. August 6th Sisters Act meeting at 1 p.m., August 9th Deacons meeting at 8:30 a.m., August 16th Pastor Search Committee meeting at 8:30 a.m., August 19th Business meeting at 7 p.m., August 23rd Deacons meeting at 8:30 a.m. Prayer requests: Jimmy Carter family, Jessica Whalens brother passed away, Vista Baptist Church, Osceola Community Church, Rick and Sally Darby, Warren Carter, Joyce Newberrys nephew passing away, an unspoken, Linda Yarborough, Joyce MacLarry, Darrell Brown, Sherry Edwards and her family, Pastor Search Committee, our Nation, Robert Green, Carol Lyons, Alice Mitchell, Morgan Davis, Stan Mayfield, Steve Peoples, Denny Peoples, Steve Nelson, Karen Corley, Betty Buckner, Velma Peoples, Al and Norma Green, Bert and Arlene Hill, Russ Thomas, Bernice Henry, Jim and Glenda Waterfield, Sam Edwards, Lindsey Pearson, our military including: Mandy Rock, Kyle Smail, Shaun Chaney and Jon Belcher. Sunday school superintendent Tim Brenner read Hebrews 10:19-25 and dismissed the congregation to their class.