UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE BAYOU:

There will only one worship service on Sunday, July 3 at 11:00 a.m.  No service at 8:30 a.m.  Choir will not meet.  Sunday School will meet at 9:45 a.m. 

Family Picnic at the Park  – Sunday, July 3, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Amelia Park in Saraland.  Bring your lawn chairs!  The Church will provide the hot dogs and hamburgers, please bring watermelons or homemade ice cream.  In case of rain, we will picnic in the Gym!  Questions?  See Bro. Dustin.

The Church Office will be closed on Independence Day, July 4.

The Children’s Ministry is planning a trip for K5-6th graders and their families to Ocean Adventures Marine Park in Gulfport, Mississippi (trip changed from the Zoo) on Saturday, July 9.  Leaving the Church at 8:00 a.m.  There is a sign-up sheet in the Foyer.  Please sign up and pay by Friday, July 1.  Questions?  See Angie Davis.

Student Life Children’s Camp Meeting – Wednesday, July 6, 6:00 p.m.  All children going to camp and their parents please attend this meeting.  Meet downstairs in Bldg. D in the RA Room.

We will have a Drive-Through Baby Shower on Sunday, July 10, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. for the Women’s Resource Center.  They will be reopening in Saraland and need to restock their “Baby Boutique”.  Drive through in the back parking under the awning.  We are collecting items that a baby would need from birth to two years.  Such as:  Diapers (all sizes), diaper creams & wipes, grooming products for babies, towels, washcloths, burp cloths, blankets, sheets, baby clothes (premie-24 mos.), thermometers, suction bulbs, nail clippers, etc., baby food, formula, snacks, pacifiers, teethers, baby toys, books, Baby Bibles.  Questions?  See Edie Haight.

The Food Bank is collecting 2-to-5-pound bags of flour, sugar, corn meal, and empty egg cartons.

Postage stamp increase in July.  The cost of a 1st class postage will increase from 58 to 60 cents on July 10.  Now is good time to purchase some Forever Stamps!

Children’s Ministry Sunday School Teachers Meeting – Wednesday, July 13, 6:00 p.m. in the RA room.

Student Life Children’s Camp – July 16 – 19, 2022 – for 2nd – 6th grades at Shocco Springs, Talladega, AL  Must have completed 2nd grade to go.   Please see Bro. Dustin with any questions.

AWANA Leader Training – Saturday, July 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon, in the Fellowship Hall.

End of Summer Skate Party at Rambo’s Skateland in Saraland for K5-6th Grades – Wednesday, July 27.  Drop off at 6:00 p.m. and pick up at 8:00 p.m.  Kids can bring their own skates or ride on toys.  Questions?  See Angie Davis.

Covenant Weekend –For upcoming 6th graders through upcoming 12th graders. July 29 – 31, 2022   Speaker:  Bro. Joshua Dunn  Band: One Step Closer.   Cost:  $30 per student.  Questions?  See Bro. Dustin.

Help us celebrate the 100th birthday of Mary Bringhurst on Sunday, July 31, at 3:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.  No gifts, please.

AWANA – Starts Wednesday, August 10 – 6:15 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.  For K5-6th grade.  Questions?  See Angie Davis.

Marriage Enrichment Weekend at the Bayou – August 12 – 13.  Friday evening, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. (includes a meal) and Saturday, morning, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon.  Special Guest:  Gary Maze.  Please register, pay, and choose your meal by Wednesday, August 10.  Cost:  $40 per couple  Questions?  See Bro. Jamie or Bro. Dustin.

The Bayou Classic Car Show and Fall Festival – October 30, 2022. Our annual fall festival will have something for everyone to enjoy!  We will have free food, music, trunk or treat, games, and The Bayou Classic Car Show. 

 

PRAYER CHAIN).

The Prayer Chain Team Leader for June 26 – July 2 is Pat Ball.

The Prayer Chain Team Leader for July 3 – 9 is Carolyn Hayford.
 

 

 

Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing.  1 Thessalonians 5:11

 

Have blessed day!