World Relief Committee Approves Additional $120,000 to Fight Ebola
Financial Contributions Still Urgently Needed
The ongoing Ebola outbreak in West Africa shows no sign og waning. Beyond the medical challenge, the need for food is growing every day. Since December 2013, Liberia, Guinea, Nigeria and Sierra Leone have reported 8,011 suspected and confirmed cases. New cases continue to be recorded, indicating that the outbreak, which has an overall fatality rate of 55%, has not been contained.
A special $120,000 emergency response gratn has been authorized by ABC World Relief Committee.
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Scripture Memorization Program
Welcome to week 52 of Challenge 52!
Your scripture memorization verse for the week of October 26, 2014 is:
Philippians 4:4, Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
Please click here for the Challenge 52 Extra for October 26, 2014.
Three (Not So) Minor Prophets: Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah
Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Parchment Valley Conference Center in the Santrock Education Center
Instructor: Bob Keen, pastor, Mill Creek Baptist Church (Good Hope)
FALL CHILDREN'S RALLY
(For children entering grades K-5, 6th grade is optional.)
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Parchment Valley Conference Center in the Greenlee Activities Center
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Event begins at 9:30 a.m. and concludes at 3:15 p.m.
Theme: Amazing Science
Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:16
COST: $12.00 PER PERSON, INCLUDING ADULTS. $25.00 IF POSTMARKED AFTER OCTOBER 27 OR AT-THE-DOOR.
FOR MORE INFORMATION AND A REGISTRATION FORM, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
Senior High Convention
November 21-23, 2014
Kenova First Baptist Church
Cost: $35.00, (including adults) if postmarked by November 14, 2014. $45.00, if postmarked after November 14 or at the door.
Housing deadline: November 14
Speaker: Eric Samuel Timm, Orator. Author. Artist.
Band: Marshall University Baptist Campus Ministry Band
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A Season of Transformation
November 22, 2014
Parchment Valley Conference Center
Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. Conference begins at 9:30 a.m.
Presenter: Dr. Tim Brown
Tim, a native of Oceana, is executive minister of Growing Healthy Churches (GHC) in San Ramon, California. He is recognized as a successful transformation pastor as well as a denominational executive. He also pastors Clovis, California First Baptist Church.
This is a free event that includes lunch!
A copy of 8 to 15: The World is Smaller Than You Think by Tom Mercer will be given to the first 100 people to register and attend the event.
Young Adults Exploring Missions
December 6, 2014
Parchment Valley Conference Center
2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Featuring: Angela Sundermann
Angela is the coordinator of Volunteers in Global Mission (VIGM). On staff with International Ministries for 13 years, she has worked on the VIGM team since 2005 serving individuals, churches, regions, missionaries and partners as they seek to connect with each other through volunteer mission experiences.
Goals for this event include:
*Exposing students to mission service opportunities through International Ministries for 2015. *Helping our students better understand International Ministries and its value to their mission aspirations. *Connecting our young adults to the greater mission of the region and denomination through International Ministries.
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SOUTHERN MEXICO TRIP
Young Adults Only (18-35)
June 10-20, 2015
KEITH AND DEBBIE MYERS
Trip Leader: Lisa Simmons
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