ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Oct 17

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting, please take a moment to fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website at www.stonemcc.com. We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!
Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Elder Meeting: The Elder meeting will be Sunday, October 17, at 3 pm.
THIS WEEK, Oct 18—Oct 22
Deacon Meeting: The Deacon meeting will be Monday, October 18, at 6:30 pm
Board Meeting: The Board meeting will be Monday, October 18, at 7 pm.
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. It will also be live-streamed on Facebook.
Silver Stone Seniors: The Silver Stone Seniors will meet Thursday, October 21, at 11 am in the midpoint room. After the meeting, the group will go to the Stuart Family Restaurant. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.
LOOKING AHEAD
Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27, from 6:00—8:00 pm. We need help in several areas including set-up, food, clean-up, car trunks, and candy donations. Please sign-up in the area you would like to help! See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.
Camp Pitt Harvest Day: Sunday, November 7, the Harvest Day benefit will be at Camp Pitt starting at 3:00 pm. This benefit is to support the programs and projects for Camp Pitt. We will be collecting donations for this benefit on Sunday, Oct 31. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board if you want to attend. Monday, October 25th is the deadline to sign up.
Friendsgiving: Instead of having our pie social we are going to have a Friendsgiving on Sunday, November 14, starting at 5 pm. This will be a drive-in event and it will take place in the lower parking lot of the church. Come out a enjoy pie, music, and fellowship.
CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Canned Beans or Peas (15 oz) For Oct-Dec
Just A Little Walk With Jesus: Get outside and join the SMCC family for the semi-annual fitness challenge in the month of October. The challenge will consist of walking/running/biking/etc. 15 miles in the month of October. The cost to participate in this challenge is $25 and 100% of the proceeds will go to Sonlight Christian Mission. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway or see the church office to register for this event. 
Operation Christmas Child: We will be participating in OCC again this year. For the next six weeks, we encourage the SMCC family to begin collecting items that will go into the boxes. For item ideas by age and gender please go to www.samaritanspurse.org. We will be collecting your family’s boxes beginning in November!

YOUTH UPCOMING EVENTS:

The Fifth Quarter: Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship! We will also have guest speakers in October! Save the dates: October 15th, & November 5th.
Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27 from 6—8 pm. This is a safe event for the whole family. Come dressed in your costume (not too scary, spooky, or ghoulish) and trick or treat from the line of cars!
Lock-In: November 19-20 from 7 pm – 7 am for middle and high school youth.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Oct 3

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting, please take a moment to fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website at www.stonemcc.com. We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

THIS WEEK, Oct 4—Oct 8
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. It will also be live-streamed on Facebook. 

Fifth Quarter: Friday after the game-midnight All teens are invited to join us for food, fun, & fellowship

Blood Drive: Friday, October 8, from 12—5 pm in the multi-purpose room. You can make your appointment by contacting the church office or visiting RedCrossBlood.org.
LOOKING AHEAD 

Homecoming: Sunday, October 10 is Homecoming! We will have a covered dish meal after the morning gathering at our new picnic shelter!

SMCC Revival: We will have our annual revival Monday, October 11 through Wednesday, October 13, starting at 7 pm. Buddy Reed will be speaking all three nights. We will also have nursery, preschool & K-5 classes.

Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27 from 6:00—8:00 pm. We need help in several areas including set-up, food, clean-up, car trunks, and candy donations. Please sign-up in the area you would like to help! See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.

Camp Pitt Harvest Day: Sunday, November 7, the Harvest Day benefit will be at Camp Pitt starting at 3:00 pm. This benefit is to support the programs and projects for Camp Pitt. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board if you want to attend. Monday, October 25th is the deadline to sign up.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Canned Beans or Peas (15 oz) For Oct-Dec

Pumpkin Patch: It’s that time of the year again! Grace Network has asked the church to volunteer at the pumpkin patch. SMCC will volunteer for on the following dates: October 7 and October 14, from 1—4 pm. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. 

Just A Little Walk With Jesus: Get outside and join the SMCC family for the semi-annual fitness challenge in the month of October. The challenge will consist of walking/running/biking/etc. 15 miles in the month of October. The cost to participate in this challenge is $25, or $30 with a t-shirt. 100% of the proceeds will go to Sonlight Christian Mission. Registration is open until October 10th. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway or see the church office to register for this event. You must pre-register for this event to get a t-shirt. 

Operation Christmas Child: We will be participating in OCC again this year. For the next six weeks, we encourage the SMCC family to begin collecting items that will go into the boxes. For item ideas by age and gender please go to www.samaritanspurse.org. We will be collecting your family’s boxes beginning in November!

UPCOMING EVENTS:

The Fifth Quarter: Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship! We will also have guest speakers in October! Save the dates: October 8th, October 15th, & November 5th.

Scaremare: Friday, Oct. 22nd We will leave SMCC at 5 & plan to be back by 11. We will stop for a fast food meal. Tickets are $12 (line slasher). The sign-up sheet is beside Pam’s door. 

Trunk or Treat: Wednesday, October 27 from 6—8 pm. This is a safe event for the whole family. Come dressed in your costume (not too scary, spooky, or ghoulish) and trick or treat from the line of cars!

Please contact Pam Mabry at 276-734-2746 if you have any questions about SMCC’s children, youth ministries, or if you would like to volunteer. Thank you!

 

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson’s daughter (Joan), Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Rudy Johnson, Donna Scearce, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Benny Riddle, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann & Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, the Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Belinda Williams, Joan Isom, Mildred Anthony, Donna Turner Martin, Juanita May and her Mom, Denes Bartha, Brad Gauldin and family, Joe & Iris Meadors, Mark Holt, Sue Jacobson, Pauline Miles, Charles Kenney, Rocky Fizzano, Tammy Burden, Suzanne Moore, Arnold Terry, Chuck Deitch, Dulcie Merrell, Kiera Kennedy, Justin Hite

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Sept 12

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

THIS WEEK, Sept 13 – Sept 17
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room. 

Silver Stone Seniors: The group will meet Thursday, September 16, at 11 am in the main fellowship hall for a covered dish lunch. The group will be combining with the Willing Workers Class for the meal. David and Rudy are providing ham and chicken. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. If you plan to attend please bring a covered dish, desserts, or bread. 

LOOKING AHEAD
Elder Meeting: The meeting will be Sunday, September 19 at 3 pm.

Board Meeting: The meeting will be Monday, September 20 at 7 pm. 

Camp Pitt Ladies Retreat: The ladies’ retreat will be Saturday, September 25, from 8:30 am — 2:00 pm. See the flyer on the bulletin board for more information. 

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for the double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070. 


CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS

Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Pumpkin Patch: It’s that time of the year again. Grace Network has asked the church to volunteer at the pumpkin patch. Here are the dates that SMCC will volunteer for the pumpkin patch; September 29, October 7, and October 14 from 1—4 pm. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. 

Just A Little Walk With Jesus: Get outside and join the SMCC family for the semi-annual fitness challenge in the month of October. The challenge will consist of walking/running/biking/etc. 15 miles in the month of October. The cost to participate in this challenge is $25, or $30 with a t-shirt. 100% of the proceeds will go to benefit Sonlight Christian Mission. Registration is open from September 5th until October 10th. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway beginning September 5 or see the church office to register for this event. You must pre-register for this event to get a t-shirt. 

Thank You Note: Thank you to all for the prayers, cards, phone calls, and text messages. I greatly appreciate everything the church family has done and for the concerns. – Betty Farrar

CHILDREN & YOUTH CLASSES

Sunday School 9:00—10:15 a.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

Sunday Worship 10:30 – 11:45a.m. for Nursery, PK, & K-5

Wednesday Worship 7:00–8:00p.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

High School Youth Group (Grades 9—12)
Tuesday 5:30—7:00 pm
Middle School Youth (Grades 6—8)
Thursday 3:30—5:00 pm

Our Nursery is located on the first floor.
Preschool classes meet on the second floor.
K-5 & Youth meet on the 3rd floor.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

“The Fifth Quarter” Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship!
Save the dates: September 17th,
October 1st, October 8th, October 15th, & November 5th

*SAVE THE DATE:
K-5 Teacher Training will be on Saturday, October 2nd

There is an area-wide youth meeting (grades 6-12) on September 25th with Horsepasture Christian Church & Rich Acres Christian Church.

Please contact Pam Mabry at 276-734-2746 if you have any questions about SMCC’s children or youth ministries.
or if you would like to volunteer. Thank you!

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Sept 5

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!
Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

THIS WEEK, Sept 6 – Sept 10
Church Office: The Church Office will be closed Monday, September, 6 in observance of Labor Day.
Wednesday Night Gathering: The adult study will start at 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.
Joy Circle: The Joy Circle meeting will be Thursday, September 9 in the midpoint room at 10 am. 

LOOKING AHEAD
Work Day: We would like to ask anyone who has experience working with tools to mark on their calendars Saturday, September 11, for a work day. We are going to be putting the shelter up that day (weather permitting) and we need some manpower! We’d also like to ask anyone who knows their way around the kitchen to make a food item and bring it that evening at 5:00 and we’ll enjoy a meal together under the shelter (weather permitting) as we dedicate the shelter to the Glory of The Lord. 

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. Cost for the double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070. 

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Wednesday Meals: The meals are on hold and will resume at a later date. 

Pumpkin Patch: It’s that time of the year again. Grace Network has asked the church to volunteer at the pumpkin patch. Stay tuned for more information coming out soon. 

Just A Little Walk With Jesus: Get outside and join the SMCC family for the semi-annual fitness challenge in the month of October. The challenge will consist of walking/running/biking/etc. 15 miles in the month of October. The cost to participate in this challenge is $25, or $30 with a t-shirt. 100% of the proceeds will go to benefit Sonlight Christian Mission. Registration is open September 5th until October 10th. Stop by the registration table in the breezeway beginning September 5 or see the church office to register for this event. You must pre-register for this event to get a t-shirt.

CHILDREN & YOUTH CLASSES

Sunday School 9:00—10:15 a.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

Sunday Worship 10:30 – 11:45a.m. for Nursery, PK, & K-5

Wednesday Worship 7:00–8:00p.m. for Nursery, PK, K-5, & Youth

High School Youth Group (Grades 9—12): Tuesday 5:30—7:00 pm
Middle School Youth (Grades 6—8): Thursday 3:30—5:00 pm

Our Nursery is located on the first floor.
Preschool classes meet on the second floor.
K-5 & Youth meet on the 3rd floor.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

“The Fifth Quarter” Friday Nights will be following the Bassett football games until midnight. We will have food, games, music, & fellowship!
Dates: September 17th, October 1st, October 8th, October 15th, & November 5th

*SAVE THE DATE:
K-5 Teacher Training will be on Saturday October 2nd

There is an area-wide youth meeting (grades 6-12) on September 25th with Horsepasture Christian Church & Rich Acres Christian Church.

Please contact Pam Mabry at 276-734-2746 if you have any questions about SMCC’s children or youth ministries, or if you would like to volunteer. Thank you!

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Aug 15

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!
Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Elder Meeting: The Elder meeting will be Sunday, August 15, at 3 pm.

THIS WEEK, Aug 16—Aug 20
Deacon Meeting: The Deacon meeting will be Monday, August 16, at 6 pm.

Board Meeting: The Board meeting will be Monday, August 16, at 7 pm.
Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for Aug: Aug 18—Community Night, Aug 25—Ice Cream Social in Main Fellowship Hall

Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, August 19, at 11 am, the seniors will meet in the Midpoint Room. After the meeting, the seniors will go eat at Olympic Family Restaurant in Colfax, NC. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin if you plan to go. The Farmers Market is 2 miles from the restaurant if the group would like to go after lunch.

LOOKING AHEAD 
Covered Dish Lunch: On Sunday, August 22, we will have lunch to welcome Josue and his family after the morning gathering. Please bring a covered dish. 

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for a double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Wednesday Night Meals: Our Wednesday meals are resuming in September! We hope to establish 5 teams to rotate once a month (5th team only for months with 5 Wednesdays). Each team needs a Team leader that establishes the menu, buys the groceries needed, assigns helpers for setting up, serving, and clean up. Please contact Laury WeHunt, Debbie Ashworth, Tim, or Sandy Wood if interested. 
Sympathy Note: Our heartfelt and deepest sympathy goes to Jim Martin and his family for the passing of his brother.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Aug 8

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

THIS WEEK, Aug 9—Aug 13
Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for Aug: Aug 11—Movie Night, Aug 18—Community Night, Aug 25—Ice Cream Social in Main Fellowship Hall

Joy Circle: The Joy Circle will meet Thursday, August 12 at 10 am in the Midpoint Room.

LOOKING AHEAD
Annual Lake Day/Fish Fry: Saturday, August 14, at Philpott Overlook, everyone is invited to enjoy a lake day and fish fry. There will be boat rides during the day. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Sign-up if you would like to take a boat ride. The fish fry will begin at 5 pm and bring a chair.

Elder Meeting: The Elder meeting will be Sunday, August 15, at 3 pm.
Board Meeting: The Board meeting will be Monday, August 16, at 7 pm.

Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, August 19, at 11 am, the seniors will meet in the Midpoint Room. After the meeting, the seniors will go eat at Olympic Family Restaurant in Colfax, NC. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin if you plan to go. The Farmers Market is 2 miles from the restaurant if the group would like to go after lunch.

Covered Dish Lunch: On Sunday, August 22, we will have lunch to welcome Josue and his family after the morning gathering. Please bring a covered dish.

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for a double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

A big Thank You to all who helped with National Night Out! Thank you for your time and dedication to show our Hometown Heroes they are without a doubt, appreciated. Without you, this event wouldn’t have been successful. 

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, Aug 1

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Communion To The Sick: If you know someone who is a shut-in and would like to receive communion, contact the church office with the information —name, address, and phone number.

THIS WEEK, Aug 2—Aug 6
National Night Out: Tuesday, August 3, we will honor our First Responders and Law Enforcement. We need volunteers for this event!

Downsizers: This is an SMCC Life Group designed to help improve both physical and emotional health. “Downsizers” will focus on a biblically based healthy lifestyle (food, fellowship, exercise, weigh-ins). The members will agree to hold themselves and each other accountable by praying for one another and supporting each other in the journey towards a downsized waistline, lower blood pressure, and glucose levels. The group will meet every Wednesday at 6:00 PM for thirty to forty-five minutes in the Multi-Purpose Room starting August 4, 2021.

Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for Aug: Aug 4—Comedy Night, Aug 11—Movie Night, Aug 18—Community Night, Aug 25—Ice Cream Social in Main Fellowship Hall

LOOKING AHEAD
Annual Lake Day/Fish Fry: Saturday, August 14, at Philpott Overlook, everyone is invited to enjoy a lake day and fish fry. There will be boat rides during the day. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Sign-up if you would like to take a boat ride. The fish fry will begin at 6 pm and bring a chair.

Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, August 19, at 11 am, the seniors will meet in the Midpoint Room. After the meeting, the seniors will go eat at Olympic Family Restaurant in Colfax, NC. See the sign-up sheet on the bulletin if you plan to go. The Farmers Market is 2 miles from the restaurant if the group would like to go after lunch. 

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for a double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Sympathy Note: Our heartfelt and deepest sympathies go to Bill Stevenson and his family in the passing of his father. Keep the family in your thoughts and prayers as they go through this difficult time.

Josue’s Address: If you would like to send a word of encouragement to Josue and his family, his address is P.O. Box 1200 Collinsville, VA 24078.

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Brenda Thacker, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson Daughter—Joan, Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Rudy Johnson, Leonard Whitlow, Donna Scearce, Phyllis Schlueter, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Benny Riddle, Kathy Swain Smith, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann Duncan, Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, Melissa Moose and her neighbor Shirley, The Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Dale Horsley, Belinda Williams, Joan Isom, Mildred Anthony, Donna Turner Martin, Juanita May and her Mom, Bennie Setliff, Denes Bartha, Brad Gauldin and family, Joe & Iris Meadors.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, July 25

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Special Board Meeting: After the morning gathering, there will be a special board meeting. All Board Members meet in the Sunday School Classroom in front of the main auditorium (Old Nursery).

THIS WEEK, July 26—July 30
Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for July: July 28—Game Night.

Summer Schedule for Aug: Aug 4—Comedy Night, Aug 11—TBA, Aug 18—TBA, Aug 25—Ice Cream Social in Main Fellowship Hall

LOOKING AHEAD
National Night Out: Tuesday, August 3, we will honor our First Responders and Law Enforcement. We need volunteers for this event! More information to come!

Annual Lake Day/Fish Fry: Saturday, August 14, at Philpott Overlook, everyone is invited to enjoy a lake day and fish fry. There will be boat rides during the day. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Sign-up if you would like to take a boat ride. The fish fry will begin at 6 pm and bring a chair.

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for a double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Communion To The Sick: Communion to the sick will begin Sunday, August 1. If you know someone who is a shut-in and would like to receive communion, contact the church office with the information —name, address, and phone number.

Downsizers: This is an SMCC Life Group designed to help improve both physical and emotional health. “Downsizers” will focus on a biblically based healthy lifestyle (food, fellowship, exercise, weigh-ins). The members will agree to hold themselves and each other accountable by praying for one another and supporting each other in the journey towards a downsized waistline, lower blood pressure, and glucose levels. The group will meet every Wednesday at 6:00 PM for thirty to forty-five minutes in the Multi-Purpose Room starting August 4, 2021.

Thank You Note: A huge Thank You to all who participated in the blood drive! We were able to receive 28 units of blood from 35 donors! Those units will save 84 lives!

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Brenda Thacker, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson Daughter—Joan, Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Rudy Johnson, Leonard Whitlow, Donna Scearce, Phyllis Schlueter, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Benny Riddle, Kathy Swain Smith, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann Duncan, Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, Melissa Moose and her neighbor Shirley, The Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Dale Horsley, Belinda Williams, Joan Isom, Mildred Anthony, Donna Turner Martin, Juanita May and her Mom, Bennie Setliff.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, July 18

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!


Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Worship Team Luncheon: The A/V and Worship Team, including the Praise Choir and Choir, will have a luncheon with Josue and his family after the morning gathering.

THIS WEEK, July 19—July 23
Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for July: July 21—Jack Dalton; July 28—Game Night.

LOOKING AHEAD
National Night Out: Tuesday, August 3, we will honor our First Responders and Law Enforcement. We need volunteers for this event! More information to come!

Annual Lake Day/Fish Fry: Saturday, August 14, at Philpott Overlook, everyone is invited to enjoy a lake day and fish fry. There will be boat rides during the day. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Sign-up if you would like to take a boat ride. The fish fry will begin at 6 pm and bring a chair.

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. The cost for a double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Gary Hill, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Brenda Thacker, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson Daughter—Joan, Jay Wilkinson, Karen Walker, Jasper McBride, Dana Williams, Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Cindy Wynn, Rudy Johnson and family, Anne Nolen, Judy Nolen Carter’s Mother, Leonard Whitlow, Stella Shumate, Taylor Hall, Denes Bartha, Gina Shelton, Ray Jones, Tommy Adkins, Donna Scearce, Phyllis Schlueter, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Bennie & BJ Riddle, Wanda Haskins, Roger Horton, Kathy Swain Smith, Alma Townsend, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann Duncan, Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Brenda Denton, Rand Leonard, Susanne Moore, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, Melissa Moose and her neighbor Shirley, The Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Dale Horsley, Belinda Williams, Joan Isom.

ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUNDAY, July 11

Welcome to Stone Memorial Christian Church! If you are visiting please take a moment and fill out a connection card. See the tear-off connection card at the bottom right-hand corner of your bulletin or you can also go to our website—www.stonemcc.com We would love to get to know you better, answer your questions, and pray for you!

Connection Card: Please fill out the connection card if you have any prayer requests, changes in your information, or concerns. You can also fill it out through the SMCC app.

Congregational Meeting: Today after the morning gathering, an informational meeting will be held.

THIS WEEK, July 12—July 16
Wednesday Night Gathering: Please reference the summer schedule on the calendar for the Wednesday gatherings. There is a weather contingency plan in place for inclement weather conditions. If there is inclement weather, plan to meet at the church for a game night in the multi-purpose room. *All ages/classes are participating.

Summer Schedule for July: July 14—Marrowbone Falls Waterfall & Ice Cream @ Dippers. Anyone who wants to ride the church van will be at the church at 6:30 p.m. The new candidate for the Worship Minister will be with us that evening; July 21—Jack Dalton; July 28—Game Night.

Silver Stone Seniors: Thursday, July 15 the seniors will meet at 11 a.m. in the Midpoint room. After the meeting, the group will eat lunch at Clarence’s Steakhouse. Please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board.

LOOKING AHEAD
Blood Drive: Friday, July 16 a blood drive in honor of Pauline Miles will be here at SMCC in the Multi-Purpose room from 12:00—6:00 p.m. You can make an appointment by contacting the church office or visit RedCrossBlood.org.

Worship Team Luncheon: The A/V and Worship Team, including the Praise Choir and Choir, will have a luncheon with Josue and his family after the morning gathering Sunday, July 18.

Annual Beach Trip: October 4—7 at Myrtle Beach, SC. Cost for double room will be 245.00 per person. Contact David Smith for more details at 727-710-3070.

CHURCH FAMILY UPDATES & NEWS
Grace Network Donation: Spaghetti Sauce (24 oz) For July—Sept

Prayer List:
Tom Oliver, Leslie Shivley, Debbie Ashworth’s mother, Sandy Via, David Richardson, Becky Amos, Jennifer Hollyfield, Natasha Goodwin, Gil Lancaster, Jackie Padgett, Joel Hollingsworth, Gary Hill, Cindy Wynn, James Jenkins, Leona Pendleton, Janice Inman, Madeline Hubbard, Jean Watts, Amy Shepherd, Lawrence Harris, Karren Meeks, Morris & Jan Rogers, Mission in Haiti, Nikki Oakes, Brenda Thacker, Peggy Atwal, Tommy Wyatt, Ricky Carter, Ralph Miller, Sue Merriman, Maria Gauldin, Donna Wilson Daughter—Joan, Jay Wilkinson, Karen Walker, Jasper McBride, Dana Williams, Kathy Jones, Xander Wilson, Cindy Wynn, Rudy Johnson and family, Anne Nolen, Judy Nolen Carter’s Mother, Leonard Whitlow, Stella Shumate, Taylor Hall, Denes Bartha, Gina Shelton, Ray Jones, Tommy Adkins, Donna Scearce, Phyllis Schlueter, Sidney Helms, Jennifer Paxton, Bennie & BJ Riddle, Wanda Haskins, Roger Horton, Kathy Swain Smith, Alma Townsend, Tommy & Melanie Turner, Brenda Young and family, Kayla Jones, Ann Duncan, Annabelle Duncan, Curtis Cannaday, Brenda Denton, Rand Leonard, Susanne Moore, Wilson Barbour, Reuben Nance, Steve Shivley, Shirley Bowles, Melissa Moose and her neighbor Shirley, The Hill family, Bobby Merriman, Sandra Rex, Amy Ferguson.