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STUDENT November 2010

A monthly update and reminder of the happenings, goingson, events, activities, and everything else related to the PBC Student Ministry!

MONTHLY MAILER A PUBLICATION OF THE PARKWAY STUDENT MINISTRY The purpose of the Parkway Student Ministry is to teach young people to GROW in their relationship with God, FELLOWSHIP with other teens, REACH OUT to their peers, and SERVE others. This month, and next, with only a few

David still found himself on his face before God,

weeks left of 2010 (hard to believe!) we will be

repenting and once again, seeking God’s heart,

starting a new Wednesday night bible study

finding that forgiveness and grace he so longed

titled ‘Kings’. We will spend 5 weeks looking at

for.

the lives and stories of some of the Kings found

We can learn a lot from figures like David.

in the Old Testament. Our study will focus

How often do we find ourselves giving in to the

mostly on King David and will use the recent TV

temptations around us; being overly interested

series ‘Kings’ as a resource.

in power, wealth, and material gain? Like David,

David is one of the most recognizable

we also find ourselves time and again humbled

figures in the Old Testament, and there’s very

before God, seeking to follow God’s heart,

little wonder as to why: shepherd turned giant-

repenting, and finding that forgiveness. Perhaps

killing hero, turned King, and labeled “the man

we shouldn’t aim to BE LIKE David, but we can

after God’s own heart.” While David’s story

certainly LEARN FROM him.

seems too good to be true, part of what makes

David’s story so interesting is not his successes,

!

but his failures. David was human, and like many of us succumbed to temptation; he gave in to the allure of power, was corrupted by material gains, committed adultery, and even had a man killed. Despite all his shortcomings,

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WHAT’S NEXT??

Peace,

!

Ryan

1 Samuel 16:13 - Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him...and the spirit of the Lord came mightily upon David from that day forward.

Ryan Wilson Minister to Students & Young Adults 706.847.3757 rwilson@parkway-baptist.org

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!

UPCOMING EVENTS PANCAKE BREAKFAST & JOINT

Student Ministry:

SUNDAY SCHOOL Nov 7 - 8:45am

Erin Medford 11/24

YOUTH CHRISTMAS PARTY Dec 12 - 6pm 2011 SKI WEEKEND JAN 14-17 MLK Jr. Wknd MARCH MISSION MADNESS 2011 March 18-20

(If your birthday is missing or incorrect please let me know!)

**see calendar for other events in November**

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7 -Pancake

Breakfast 8:45a (F) -Joint Sunday School - 9:45 (F)

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Youth Committee Mtg - 12:15pm (Y)

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Covered Dish Lunch 12:15pm (F)

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Dinner 5:30pm (F) Giant Monopoly -6:30pm (Y)

Dinner 5:30pm (F) ‘Kings’ 6:30pm (Y)

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Tennis Fellowship @ AAC -6pm

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*No Wed. Night Activities

Thanksgiving

Dinner 5:30pm (F) ‘Kings’ 6:30pm (Y)

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Harry Potter 7 @ Medlock Regal 7pm

(F) = Fellowship Hall (Y)= Youth Lounge

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PARKWAY STUDENT MINISTRY A ministry of Parkway Baptist Church 5975 State Bridge Rd. Duluth, Ga 30097

To: Students, Parents, Families, and Friends

Paintball -9am

Random Fact: The most money every paid for a cow was $1.3 million


November Youth Newsletter