Youth Nats/Braves Game
The Youth and their families are invited to Nats Park on Friday, July 7 for a Nationals vs. Braves baseball game. Departure time is 3:30 p.m. Cost: $15 for the ticket plus money for dinner at the ballpark. They will return around 11:30 p.m.
Volunteers Needed at People Helping People
We have volunteers who work each Wednesday to interview and make recommendations for helping Fauquier County citizens who need help with utility bills, rent, some medications, and gasoline. Three of our volunteers are moving and if you are willing to give 3 hours [9:00-Noon] of your day to help, please contact Jan Polk [540.428.2387] or Doug Harris [540.347.3509]. We will train you and you'll be able to serve in Jesus' name.
VBS Is Coming!
As VBS approaches, excitement continues to build. A "Wish List" of items for snack time during VBS is located on the bulletin board just outside the sanctuary. Please help defray the cost of snacks by selecting a tag, purchasing the item(s) and returning them to the church library. This is a great outreach to our community and a way to show Christ to the children. If you have questions, contact Shelby Low at email@example.com.
World Changers to Rockingham County, NC
Senior High World Changers will be traveling to Rockingham County, NC to repair homes. They will depart at 6:30 a.m. on June 24 and return at Noon on July 2. Please remember these students and their leaders in your prayers as they travel, work and play: Jennifer Adgate, Bill Beals, Jansen Beals, Lynn Caperton, Perri Caperton, Michael Caporaletti, Raechel Estes, Sarah Estes, Ethan Jordon, Kasey Mize, Ashby Nye, Alan Pierce, Jim Raines, Hanna Robbins, Wendy Robbins, Caleb Smith, Emma Smith, Nick Smith, Mark Southard, Paul Strickland, Kassee Sutherland, Josh Whithed. Encouragrams can be sent to them while they are away by going to their blog at
Results of June 4 Vote
The results of the vote on the motion regarding the Alwington Farm property are as follows: 116 yes; 49 no; 5 abstentions for a total of 170 ballots cast. The percentages were: 70.3% yes; 29.7% no. [The abstentions are not counted toward the total vote.]
Women's Night Out
On Monday August 7, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm, we will come together to watch the movie,The Red Tent, a sweeping tale that takes place during the times of the Old Testament, told through the eyes of Dinah, the daughter of Leah and Jacob. Dinah happily grows up inside the red tent where the women of her tribe gather and share the traditions and turmoil of ancient womanhood. The film recounts the story of Rachel, Leah, Zilpah, and Bilhah, the four wives of Jacob. Dinah matures and experiences an intense love that subsequently leads to a devastating loss, and the fate of her family is forever changed. RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org
Operation Inasmuch United - June Items
During the month of June, WBC is collecting soft toothbrushes, dental floss and toothpaste for the Fauquier Free Dental clinic. Please place the items in the brown wooden box in the downstairs hallway. Thank you for your help!
Donations for Haiti
Warm weather dresses of all sizes are needed for the missions groups to take to the ladies in Haiti. Dresses should be conservative [no sleeveless or dresses with words/logos]...something appropriate for school or church. A collection box is located in the Fellowship Hall.
The garden crew is back at work on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Garden located on our property by Brumfield Elementary School. Current jobs are: collecting and hauling rocks, prepping the bottom garden for plantings, and re-tilling the upper plot. If you have some free time on Tuesday evenings, they could use your help!
Calling All 'Crocheters' and 'Knitters'!
The WBC Prayer Shawl Ministry needs people who love to crochet or knit to join them at their monthly meeting on the 2nd Saturday of each month in the Willing Workers Classroom at 10:00 a.m. They are going to be crocheting scarves for our soldiers in Afghanistan. If you're interested in helping with this project, contact Sandy Nash [540.439.8433].
Missions Connection Celebration (MC2) Registration
MC2 is our state missions camp at Camp Eagle Eyrie with half-day mission projects in Lynchburg and the surrounding community. The dates are July 23-28. Cost: $175. It is for rising 6th grade - completed 8th grade. It is also open to families. Reservations are due in April.