ANNOUNCEMENTS

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 are available.

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 anewthing@verizon.net. 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 Fundraising Drive

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. Thank you.

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 you desire.

Stewardship 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!

Stewardship Ministry

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.

 

Weekly Activities
Monday

Sanctuary Choir

7PM

Tuesday

Male Ensemble

7PM

Wednesday Sensational Seniors
Bible Study

Prayer Service
Bible Study
11AM
12Noon
7PM
7:30PM
Thursday Youth Choir
Teen Choir
Gospel Ensemble
6PM
7PM
7:30PM
Saturday Discipleship & Fellowship/Evangelism
Ministry

11AM

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.

Riverview Baptist Church 2018