Your gifts to One Great Hour of Sharing support the year-round response to crises as they happen. It is your gifts that enable
American Baptists to reach out around the world to address the needs of those whose lives are affected by natural or man-made
disasters. Give generously to the One Great Hour of Sharing I The One Great Hour of Sharing enables emergency relief, refugee
work, disaster rehabilitation, and development assistance in the name of Jesus Christ on behalf of American Baptist Churches,
USA, around the world and here in the United States. This offering will be collected today.

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. Thank you.

The Missionary Ministry

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


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


Today is the Fifth 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

Weekly Activities

Sanctuary Choir



Male Ensemble


Wednesday N/A N/A
Thursday N/A N/A
Saturday Joseph 0. Golden Male Ushers

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, June 2- Mary E. Golden Ushers.

Riverview Baptist Church 2018