ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING
Anniversary Service - The Riverview Sensational Seniors will
celebrate their 45th Anniversary on Wednesday, September 25, at
Guest - The Soul Seekers, Mechanicsville, VA, in concert.
Please join us for a spirited celebration.
Larry Giles and James Reed - Anniversary Co-Chairs
Prove the Tithe Sunday is observed every first and third Sundays
Need Prayer - Use the prayer request cards in the back of the
pews and place your request in the prayer request box in the
vestibule. In times like these remember, God is able!
The Prayer Partner Ministry
Prayer Line- Monday- thru Saturday - 1:00 P.M. -1:30 P.M. The number is (515) 739-1285.
Access Code - 572890.
Vera T. Johnson Food Bank/Community Outreach
The Missionary Ministry will work to support FeedMore. The
Ministry will be collecting specific food items each month. Food
items needed for the month of February Healthy Snacks (Fruit
Cups, Raisins, and Granola Bars). All Items will be donated to FeedMore with the Riverview Baptist Church Vera T. Johnson
Food Bank as the donating organization. Help someone in need.
The Missionary Ministry
GREAT NEWS! GREAT NEWS! GREAT NEWS!
Stewardship Ministry will focus on all 5-elements of stewardship
this year: Time, Talent, Tissue, Natural Resources and Treasure.
Presently, in addition to Treasure, we encourage recycling, an
aspect of Natural Resources.
Let's Get Started ... ... . Recycle! Recycle! Recycle!
Our 2019 ADOPT-A-PEW/Homecoming March will be on the first
and third Sundays of each month, effective January 6 (excluding
March and June as a result of Women's and Men's/Father's Day.
This is an attempt to lessen the possible stress of reaching the
requested goal of $100.00 per member by September 15. The
ADOPT-A- PEW RALLY is an effort to help achieve our Annual
Bl,Jdget. Envelopes are in the back of the church pews. If you
need additional envelopes, please contact an usher. You may use
the Homecoming envelope included with your regular envelopes, if
SAVE THE DATE
We invite you to travel with our Couples Ministry to see the Black
Cowboys and Cowgirls at Bill Picket Championship Rodeo in Upper
Marlboro, MD., Saturday, September 21 . Buses will depart from
Lowe's parking lot, Parham & Brook Roads, at 9:00 a.m. and
return at approximately 8:30 p.m. Cost - $65 ($40.00 deposit is
due by August 25, and balance today). Dinner after the show is not
included in the ticket price. Representatives from the Ministry will
be in the vestibule with a sign-up sheety.
Pew AS will sponsor a Car Wash on Saturday, September 21 , from
9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.at the Exxon Service Station on Arthur Ashe
Boulevard and W. Broad St. You may have your car washed for
$10.00, vacuumed for $10.00 and waxed for $10.00. Fish Dinners
will also be on sale - $10:00, Cheese Cakes (large $8.00, small
$5.00). Proceeds to benefit Adopt-A- Pew.
THE CHRISTIAN CALENDAR
Today is the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost. (Pentecost is
dedicated to the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles on the
fiftieth day after the Resurrection of Christ). The color is GREEN.
Green symbolizes the renewal of vegetation and generally of living
things and the promise of new life.
Christian Education Ministry
Save the Date.
Let us gather together and ask the Lord's Blessings: Saturday,
October 12, 9:00 a.m. Pre-Homecoming/Revival Ministry Prayer
Breakfast; Special guests. Sign-up sheets in the vestibule and on
the table near the office.
The Prayer Partner Ministry
HOMECOMING AND REVIVAL CELEBRATION 2019
T,heme: "Pastor and People: Giving Glory to God" Morning Worship Service- October 20, 11:00 a.m.
Guest Speaker: Rev. Dexter U. Nutall, Pastor
New Bethel Baptist Church, Washington DC
Revival- October 21 -23-7:00 p.m.
Guest Evangelist- Rev. Dr. James H. Harris, Pastor
Second Baptist Church, ldlewood Ave.
||Youth Teen Choirs
Church School classes for all youth will be held every Sunday in
the Junior High Department near the church office. The class will
begin at 9:45a.m. All youth are invited to attend; the lesson will be
informative and enjoyable. There are adult classes also.