August 13, 2017
Welcome to Alliance Church of the Valley and thank you for worshipping with us this morning.
10:00 AM Worship Service 9:30 & 11:00 AM - Koinonia Cafe
Nursery Our well staffed nursery is available on the upper level across from the Worship Center doors for children who are infants to 36 months.
SERMON NOTES “I Do Declare” Psalm 19
Pastor Jeff Naegelen
Connecting with Our Church Family Condolences We express our sympathies to Sharon Dole in the passing of Dwight earlier this week. His memorial service will be held Friday, August 25th at 7:00 p.m..
Budget Reminder All ministry leaders and organizations need to submit their budget requests to the church office by next Sunday, August 20th.
Children’s Church Schedule As in years past, Children Church will not be offered during the month of August or Labor Day weekend. This recess provides a much-needed break for our staff. Children’s Church will resume on Sunday, September 10.
Koinonia Café Summer Hours Koinonia Café will be open from 9:30 a.m. until the start of the morning service at 10:00 a.m. It will also be open for a half hour after the service concludes.
Have Smile and Need Work?
Visitors - We are so glad you’ve come this morning to seek the Lord Jesus Christ and worship Him together with us. Please take a moment to complete the Connection Card in the worship folder. After doing so, tear it off and bring it to the Information Center in the lobby to receive a complimentary gift bag and information about the ministries of our church.
Looking for smiling faces to welcome worshippers on Sunday morning. Both services. Families welcome. Commitment is approximately 2 or 3 times a year. Contact Lonnie Segelstrom at 715-483-2732 or firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
You Have Mail Communication is important in a family, and one of the ways the ACV church family communicates is by using our mailboxes, located by the
nursery. If you consider ACV your church home and would like a mailbox, but don’t have one, please make a request using the Connection Card attachment and return it in today’s offering or drop it off at the Information Center.
Connecting With Our Community Backpack Give-Away
Our Open Arms ministry will be giving away backpacks during our community dinner on August 22nd. Summer Baptismal Service Thanks to your generosity, we are We are planning an outdoor already well-stocked with more baptismal service for next Sunday, than 100 backpacks for upper August 20. This public expression elementary, junior high, and senior of faith will be held here on high students. Our immediate need campus during our 10:00 a.m. is for 15 backpacks for boys and worship service. Please contact 15 backpacks for girls ages preany member of the pastoral staff if school through 2nd grade. We are you have questions or wish to be also in need of $5 gift cards to included. include with each of the more than 100 backpacks we anticipate will Dress casually for next be given away. Your cash gifts can Sunday’s service. be designated “Backpacks” on our You will access the ball field using the driveway at the north offering envelops. A donation box is located in the foyer for the preend of our main parking lot. school to grade 2 backpacks. Signs and greeters will direct you to the seating area. Handicap parking will also be available down on the field for those who prefer a shorter walk.
Connecting with the Nations
The morning will also include an all-church cookout following the baptismal service. This time will be an excellent opportunity to connect with church families and make new friends. The cost of the meal will be covered by free will donations.
Baby Bottle Fundraising Campaign Tri-County Options for Women, our local crisis pregnancy center, reported that the ACV baby bottles received to date contained $936.49. Thank you for your generous support. If you still have a baby bottle to return, please return them at your earliest convenience.
"The Salve Project"
Ana & Jose Trejo will be going on their annual missions trip again this winter to support an ongoing ministry called "The Salve Project". They help with church construction, teach seminars, and minister to families and children. If anyone would like to donate clothing or school supplies for the Salve Mexico Project, they are accepting
donations now and will take everything with them when they go on their missions trip to Mexico this winter.
Women’s Ministry Save the Date! Beth Moore Simulcast Saturday, September 16 ACV will be hosting the Beth Moore Simulcast. This is a free event this year. Mark your calendar and pray about whom you might invite to this event.
Youth Ministry Summer Schedule Aug. 20 - Baptism Service Aug. 23 - Youth Worship Night w/SquareOne - 7-10 p.m. @ Student Center More information is available at www.acvstudentministries.com.
September Start Up! Wednesday, September 13 7:00-8:30 PM | Student Center We'll be back to our Wednesday night schedule starting September 13th! All students in grades 6-12th are invited to join us for fellowship, games, worship, teaching and small groups each Wednesday night from 7:00-8:30 in the Student Center! Come a little early and grab a snack from the Cafe or play a few rounds of Kan Jam or Carpet Ball! See you in September!
This Week at ACV:
Sunday - August 13 10:00 AM Worship Service-WC
Aug. 20 - Baptism Service Aug. 22 - Open Arms Community Dinner & Backpack Give-away Sept. 16 - Beth Moore Simulcast
Tuesday - August 15 5:30 AM Men’s Study-Our Place Café-SCF 9:00 AM Women’s Prayer-WC 7:00 PM Adult Prayer Saturday - August 19 7:00 AM Men’s Bible Study-CR WC-Worship Center CR-Conference Room SC-Student Center
GR-Great Room D-Classroom D C-Classroom C
Next Sunday, August 20 Greeters: 10:00 AM - Mike & Patrice Evans Nursery: 10:00 AM - Mike & Dorene Hanson
Our Staff: Gary Russell, Sr. Pastor - email@example.com Jeff Naegelen, Assoc. Pastor - firstname.lastname@example.org Chris Folkestad, Youth Pastor - email@example.com Jon Miller, Worship Leader - firstname.lastname@example.org Pam Britt, Administrative Assistant - email@example.com
Stewardship Update August 6 WORSHIP ATTENDANCE: 279 Our fiscal year is August 1st - July 31st Giving for August 6: General Fund Weekly Budget General Fund Giving Missions Giving Year to Date Missions Giving Last Year to Date Missions Giving General Fund Budget for 2016-17 Offerings for 2016-17
$ $ $
475.00 475.00 877.00
$ 562,276.00 $ 546,497.01
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