Discipleship and Fellowship Sunday will be observed on Sunday,
June 2, at 11 :00 a.m. Theme: "Friends Standing Together in
Christ". We invite you join us for this special service. Invitations
The Leader Development/Scholarship Fund Ministry is asking all
high school graduating seniors and members who are receiving
post secondary degrees or certificates to leave your name, email
address, and best contact number in the church office. You may
also leave the information with Deaconess Baugh at (804) 513-
5464 or email@example.com. Please complete this task by May
26th. Thank you!
Prayer Breakfast, Wednesday, May 29, 6:00a.m. Please join us.
The Prayer Partner Ministry
E. E. (Jeep) Smith, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
We are asking members to support our youth during this
fundraising effort. Donations should be received by June 23, so
the donors' names can be included in the bulletin for Education
Sunday on July 7. Thank you in advance for all that you do.
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
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 Partnership Ministry
Prove the Tithe Sunday is observed every first and third Sundays.
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
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!
Prayer Line- Monday- thru Saturday - 1:00 P.M. -1:30 P.M. The number is (515) 739-1285.
Access Code - 572890.
THE CHRISTIAN CALENDAR
Today is Fifth Sunday of Easter. The color is WHITE. White
symbolizes purity, holiness, and virtue, as well as respect and
reverence. White is used for all high Holy Days and festival days of
the Church Year.
Christian Education Ministry
TThe Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 20,
from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the home of Deacon Woodrow and
Mary J. Jackson, 95405 Ryan Road. An afternoon of fun is
planned. There will be games, prizes, grilled food, and snacks.
You are invited to attend a PAMPERED CHEF Party, Saturday,
May 4, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the lower auditorium. This event
is sponsored by Joyce Woodson and Independent Consultant,
Thomasa Grate. There will be numerous kitchen items to choose
from. The project will benefit our Adopt-A-Pew Rally. Please
come out and support this worthwhile effort. Lunch will be served.
Raffle tickets are available for different drawings of two Pampered
chef items. The prices are: one ticket for $2.00 or two tickets for
$3.00. The drawings will take place on May 4. You do not have to
be present to win.
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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 9:45 a.m. All youth are invited to attend; the lesson will be
informative and enjoyable. There are adult classes also.
Devotional leaders for Sunday, May 19- Deacon Ministry.