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Don’t miss our special meeting this Sunday, January 13th, immediately after the morning service. We know that sooner or later, Angelo State University will want our property. We also know they can exercise the power of eminent domain if they choose to since they are a state school. The power of eminent domain is “the power to take private property for public use by a state, municipality, or private person or corporation authorized to exercise functions of public character, following the payment of just compensation to the owner of that property.” We had a lawyer look into this situation many years ago and this was his conclusion.

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We have also sought counsel from people in the Southern Baptist of Texas Convention, the state convention with which we are affiliated, and they walked us through the normal process of the state exercising its power of eminent domain. The only questions that remains are how much will they compensate us for our property and when will they want it. Our Relocation Committee has looked at/investigated several potential properties in San Angelo. One of those properties is owned by a church and the property is located across from Bonham Elementary School. This is the property that we will be discussing this Sunday. I am excited about the possibility of us having something available when ASU wants our property. We want your input on this very important subject. I want to encourage everyone to continue to pray for God’s guidance, that we as a church move and make decisions with one heart, and with singleness of purpose: that of making disciples, who make disciples, who make disciples...wherever we are. Lakan Volume 3, Issue 01

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Youth Ministries College Ministries

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Replenish

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Children’s Ministries AWANA Schedule

BodyLife Home Groups

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Ministries Contact Information

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Special Meeting


Location: Abilene, TX

Speaker: Kim Ransleben

All money is due by Tuesday, January 15th! There’s still time to sign up! Contact Stacy, Kira, or Cami.

BodyLife Home Groups meet Sunday evenings at 6PM. All groups are open to anyone, so choose one and join us! Current Home Groups: 2209 W Ave L 201 Churchill 6706 Grand Canal 208 Edinburgh 2102 Johnson

(Jade & Lizbeth Hughes) Led by: Ryan Connel (Sam & Tracy Torbett) Led by: Sam Torbett & Rex Stephenson (James & Nina Reid) Led by: James Reid & Philip Cross (Lakan & Kim Mariano) Led by: Andrew Siefker (Church) Led by: John Bilberry


BSM Lunch! We have the privilege, once again, of hosting the Angelo State Baptist Student Ministry lunch on Wednesday, January 23rd. If you would like to help by providing money to purchase food, please place it in the offering marked “BSM LUNCH” or bring by the church office. If you would like to help by preparing food, helping serve or clean up, please contact Kira Connel. This is always a great outreach opportunity and we appreciate your generosity in making it possible!

COLLEGE MINISTRIES WEEKLY MEETINGS: Sunday School: Sundays at 9:30AM (in the College Room) Home Groups: Sundays at 6:00PM (Various Homes) Pause: Wednesdays at 8:00PM (Siefker’s Home-1734 Weston) FMI: Contact Ryan Connel at 227-1778 or church office at 949-5788

YOUTH MINISTRIES

Weekly Meetings Sunday School: Sundays at 9:30AM CHBC Upstairs Home Groups: Sundays at 6:00PM Various Homes Outbreak: Wednesdays at 6:00PM CHBC Upstairs


Meets Sundays at 6:00PM in the AWANA Room For all Kids Grades K-5 We will begin working on our Spring Musical so come join us! Directors: Ashley Minor Amanda Shirley Stacy Stephenson

WEEKLY MEETINGS: Sunday School: Sundays at 9:30AM Classes for all ages Preschool—5th Grade Kids on Fire Choir: Sundays at 6:00PM CHBC AWANA room Grades K-5th Grade AWANA Clubs: Wednesdays at 6:00PM Preschool—5th Grade FMI: Contact Philip Cross at 277-7980 or the Church office 949-5788

Club Calendar: 01-02—No Club—New Year’s 01-09—Hot Chocolate Night 01-16—Backwards Night 01-23—Snowman Night 01-30—Super Bible Book Bowl (Jersey Night) Look us up on

AWANA CLUBS MEET WEDNESDAYS 6-7:30PM ALL STUDENTS K-5TH GRADE ARE WELCOME! AWANA stands for "approved workmen are not ashamed". This wonderful, international children's program provides a clear, consistent presentation of the gospel through-• Bible memory – our cornerstone • Circle games exclusive to Awana • A fun approach to learning God’s Word • Leadership training that is second to none • The church leaders of tomorrow trained to serve today • Evangelistic focus designed to reach unchurched youth and their families


By Mail: College Hills Baptist Church 2102 Johnson Ave San Angelo TX 76904 By Phone: 325.949.5788 By Fax: 325.949.6877 By Email: info@collegehillsbc.org

Online: www.collegehillsbc.org

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Given To Date:

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We’re missing two of our long white tables! If you have them, PLEASE return them right away! We need them for our weekly setups in our classrooms! Thanks for your help in this matter!

Join us this Saturday, January 12th at 8:30AM as we take care of needed clean up, painting, and repairs on our facilities. If you have questions, call Ryan Connel at 325-227-1778. ELDERS AND DEACONS:

YOUR CHURCH STAFF: Lakan Mariano: Senior Pastor

Philip Cross:

These men are responsible for hospital visitation and are available to anyone who has needs. Elder Fred Rike…….…...227-4208 Deacon John Bilberry……....942-1012 Elder Rex Stephenson.942-9537 Deacon Charles Harrison....653-4386 Elder Andrew Siefker…212-4410 Deacon Jerry Walls………..…944-1876

Family & Education Pastor

Ryan Connel: Pastor to Students

Micah Mariano: Worship Pastor

Cynthia Hickey: Ministry Assistant

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS: Monday—Thursday: 8:30AM—4:00PM Friday: 9:00AM—4:00PM Lunch Break: Noon— 1:00PM

EXTENDED SESSION WORKERS: We appreciate all our extended session workers. Please be in your place by 10:20AM so you can be there before the children arrive. Please call Cathy Blair at 405-496-5769 if you are unable to work your extended session or if you have any questions.

1’s and 2’s: 12-09 Jackson/Allie Rike 12-16 Brittany Guevara/Cameron Cross 12-23 Special Volunteers 12-30 Special Volunteers

3’s & 4’s: Ashley Minor/Avery Brown Brad & Michon Grissom

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