Sunday Regular Activities:
Wednesday Regular Activities:
LIFE Groups, Morning Worship, AWANA, Children’s Choirs, Evening Worship
Fellowship Meal, Prayer Meeting, Divorce Care, Choir/Orchestra, Verge - College, RIOT - High School, Activate - Middle School, Mission Orgs
Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Time Change Sunday Day of Worship with Regi Stone
Make Marriage Your Business One-Night Marriage Conference
Regular Activities Discover Whitesburg Evening Class Day of Prayer for Persecuted Church
18 Regular Activities
12 Alabama Baptist Pastors’ Conference (away) XYZ Senior Adult Potluck
Alabama Baptist Convention (away)
Alabama Baptist Convention (away)
LIFE Group Outreach
No Evening Activities
26 Mourning Glories
17 Whitesburg Loves Huntsville Student Choir Boot Camps
Church Offices Closed
Church Offices Closed
24 ROC Closed
29 ROMEOs Kids Crossing
Whitesburg Baptist Center 7300 Whitesburg Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802 The PLACE at Pulaski Pike 3911 Pulaski Pike, Huntsville, AL 35810 Emails: email@example.com 256-881-0952 (receptionist) 256-704-5678 (automated line)
Jimmy Jackson, Senior Pastor ext. 224 Terry Herald, Executive Pastor/Education ext. 235 Greg Corbin, Associate Pastor of Pastoral Ministries ext. 279 John Crocker, Associate Pastor of Missions ext. 211 Rick Stone, Worship Pastor ext. 223 Kenny Spain, Operations ext. 261
For people of faith with a desire to rear their children in a morally upright and God honoring nation, this is one of the most crucial weeks in the history of the United States. We have all been praying and will continue to pray. We have all been praying for the Lord to have mercy upon our country and to turn us and our leaders back to the Bible upon which our Constitution is based. Whatever happens in this week’s election, we will still need a spiritual awakening that only God the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ can bring. Others may be offended by my candor on this matter, but I am far beyond being concerned about negative voices in desperate times like these. We will stand up and be counted or criticized, but we will stand up for the truth as revealed in the Bible. Love in Jesus, Brother Jimmy
FOOD DRIVE Help restock the Food Pantry!
Please drop off your nonperishable food items in the Global Mission Center Room 149 on Sundays through December 9.
Discover Whitesburg Evening Class Sunday, November 11
5:00 - 7:00 pm in the Hospitality Room 148
30 Whitesburg Christian Academy Fall Open House
Upward Basketball Evaluations
CONTACT US Whitesburg Baptist Church Main Campus 6806 Whitesburg Drive, Huntsville, AL 35802
A Note from the Pastor
28 Global Prayer Banquet with Daniel Wilson
16 Whitesburg Loves Huntsville
21 ROC Closes early for Thanksgiving Holiday
Singles’ Coffee House
LIFE Group Fellowship Night
CCTF Meeting Veteran’s Day
November 4 - 17, 2012
WHITESBURG BAPTIST CHURCH W H I T E S B U R G B A P T I S T C H U R C H
Parent & Child D E D I C AT I O N Sunday, November 18 Both Morning Services
Anna Hatchett, College & Young Singles Coordinator ext. 204 Beth Cape, Director of Preschool Ministries ext. 240 Charles Malmede, Media Services Director ext. 242 David Dye, Minister to Young Adults ext. 205 David Loyed, Minister to Middle School Students ext. 220 David Siler, Minister to 6th Grade Students ext. 239 Dean Brooks, Minister to Single Adults ext. 246 Deree Tarwater, Women’s Ministry Coordinator ext. 209 Guy Morton, Minister to Children ext. 227 Jane Baker, Recreation Director ext. 715 Jerry Reeder, Whitesburg Academy Headmaster ext. 454 Luanne Pugh, Director of Weekday Education ext. 259 Mary Lou Herald, Food Services Director ext. 711 Matthew Sloma, Associate Minister of Music ext. 236 Melvin Capps, Business Administrator ext. 232 Steven Dunne, Minister to Students ext. 217 Sue Ansley, Mature Adult Director ext. 243 Tim Bandy, Associate Minister of Music ext. 212
Visit us online at WhitesburgBaptist.org
Publicly commit yourself and your child to the Lord. You do not have to be a member of Whitesburg Baptist Church to participate in this service. You are welcome to invite your friends, neighbors, and family that have children to participate as well.
Deadline for registration is Sunday, November 11. If you would like to participate in this event, please contact Beth Cape at 256-704-5678, ext. 227.
W H I T E S B U R G
November 16 & 17
Service projects all over Huntsville! Sign up in your LIFE Group.
One Night Marriage Conference Friday, November 9, 2012 6:30 - 9:00 pm
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The Whitesburg Baptist Church Heartbeat is a twice a month publication with the purpose of keeping our church body informed about its ministries.
ADULT MINISTRY LIFE Group Outreach Night will resume in January.
Life Group rolls, labels and postcards are available each Sunday on the table outside the records room.
Friday, November 9 6:30 - 9:00 pm
Fellowship Dining Room at the Whitesburg Baptist Center Whitesburg Baptist Church and Winshape Marriage invite all engaged and married couples to hear Mitch Temple at the Make Marriage Your Business Conference for the encouragement of strong and healthy marriages. Mitch Temple is the Author of the “The Marriage Turnaround” and former Director of Marriage at Focus on the Family. Mitch was also a consultant for Provident Films on the “Courageous” and “Fireproof” movies.
XYZ Senior Adult Potluck
Join us on November 12 for a potluck lunch and presentation by WHNT meteorologist, Jason Simpson. Please bring a vegetable or dessert to share. Meat, rolls, tea and coffee are provided. Monday, November 12 at 10:30 am Fellowship Dining Room at the Whitesburg Baptist Center
Make Marriage Your Business
Cost is $15 per couple and tickets may be purchased with cash or check, at the Church Office reception desk throughout the week and the North Lobby on Sunday mornings. Tickets are also available online at lifeshape. org/summit. Grand Door Prize: One night stay at the Westin and dinner at Connor’s!
The holidays can be difficult and even painful, especially when you long to be with your loved ones. We invite you to come to Surviving the Holidays and learn practical ideas for surviving the deep loneliness and pain many experience during the holiday season.
Wednesday, November 14 at 6:30 pm
Hearthside Room at the Whitesburg Baptist Center For more info call Dean Brooks at 256-704-5678, ext. 246.
Christian Citizen Task Force
Church Hall Meeting with Candidates
Meet the candidates and hear constitutional expert John Eidsmoe of Judge Moore’s Foundation for Ethical Law speak on “Tyranny from the Bench.” Sunday, November 4 from 4:00 - 5:45 pm Whitesburg Baptist Center Fellowship Dining Room For more information, contact Charles Orr, firstname.lastname@example.org or call 256-541-0495.
CCTF Planning Meeting
We need your help to plan next year’s events. Join us Wednesday, November 14 from 5:30 - 7 pm in the Whitesburg Baptist Center Groom’s Room 315, near the Chapel.
Worship Center Flowers 2013
RECREATION Upward Basketball & Cheerleading
Upward Basketball and Cheerleading is for boys and girls grades 1-6. The cost is $75. After December 2, the cost will be $90. Registration forms are available at the ROC Welcome Desk or you may register online at whitesburgbaptist.org/upward. Please attend an evaluation at the ROC on one of these two days: Thursday, November 29 between 5:30 - 7:30 pm, or Saturday, December 1 between 9:00 - 11:00 am. Practices begin the week of Monday, January 7, 2013 and games begin on Saturday, January 12, 2013.
Senior Day at the ROC
Senior Day at the ROC will be on Monday, December 10, in the Fellowship Dining Room at the Whitesburg Baptist Center. Rick Stone, WBC’s new Worship Pastor, will be the speaker. Bring $5 and enjoy loaded potato soup and a turkey sandwich while you fellowship around the lunch table. Make your reservation by Friday, December 7.
Go to whitesburgbaptist.org/flowers to sign up to place flowers in the Worship Center in memory or in honor of someone. The following dates are still open for 2012: November 25 and December 2.
WOMEN’S MINISTRY Moms in Prayer Every Monday morning during the school year a small group of moms pray scripture over their children and their school(s). You don’t have to be a prayer warrior to be involved—but a mom who has a prayerful heart. Please join us every Monday during the school year 8:15 am - 9:15 am at the Whitesburg Baptist Center Room 617 upstairs as we pray for this next generation. For more info, see MomsInPrayer.org or call Beverly at 256-533-3411.
Scrapbooking & Cra f t Fr idays
Just a few Fridays left for scrapbooking or creating a masterpiece needlepoint project. Bring your own supplies and ideas, and catch up on existing projects or prepare for the holidays. We’ll meet every other Friday 8am-2pm on Nov 9 & 30, and Dec 14 at the Whitesburg Baptist Center upstairs in Room 607. For questions contact Allison Nuckolls at 256-361-9558.
WORDS OF APPRECIATION
The following people wish to express their appreciation to the Church Family for all the love, prayers and concern shown to them in recent days: • Honey Allred during her recent hospitalization. • Sue Adams at the death of her mother. • Chuck and Sarah Mielke at the birth of their son, Jackson. • Alan and Michelle Blackmon and family at the death of his father. • Jolene Hangartner at the death of her husband, Jim. • Bonnie McDaris at the death of her husband, Harry.
Café Special November 5-8:
Taco Salad and a drink for $5.50.
Café Special November 12-15:
Ranch chicken wrap with fries and a drink for $5.50. At the Whitesburg Baptist Center
WHITESBURG CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
Come and Go
November 30, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm. All families interested in learning more about the Academy are welcome to attend.
Building Campaign Update
Building the Over $2.3 million has been pledged to the capital campaign to build new school buildings which will DREAM belong to the church and will be available to other ministries of the church. If you would like more information on how you can be a part of this kingdom ministry, please contact Jerry Reeder at 256-704-5678, ext. 358. A Capital Campaign for Whitesburg Christian Academy
RESOLVED STUDENTS Wednesday Nights for Students
Don’t miss Wednesday evening events for students! Activate is for all middle school students, 6:30-7:30 pm in Room 180 in the Student Center. High Schoolers meet in the Student Center Chapel for RIOT, 6:30-7:30 pm.
High School Disciple Now
Mark your calendar for High School Disciple Now: January 25-27, 2013! The theme this year is “The Pause” and early bird price is $55. Sign up starts TODAY! You can register in the Student Center (Midtown), the Student Ministry Office, or online at whitesburgbaptist.org/hsdnow.
GLOBAL MISSIONS Missions Connection
BEIJING...China’s Core City Learn firsthand of the brave Christians who are there to share about their Savior and also about the spiritual growth taking place among the people of China. Sample Chinese dishes prepared by ladies of Missions Connection and share in learning experiences. MISSIONS CONNECTION FOR LADIES, any age Tuesday, November 6, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm in Room 600 at the Whitesburg Baptist Center.
Published on Nov 1, 2012