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June 19, 2024


Sunday Worship Schedule:  Worship Times

Aug. 20:  Songbook Sing Along:  Join us at 2:00pm in the café for a Songbook Sing Along, an extra opportunity during the week to get together and sing some of your favorite hymns of all-time.  Songbooks provided!  A group will go to lunch before the Sing Along.  The bus will leave the church at 12:00, if you want to ride the bus, please RSVP to the church office.  

Adult Sunday Morning Bible Classes. Join a Bible study class on Sunday at 10:15am. All of our Bible classes focus on: Reflecting On Scripture (studying in a way that leads to application and transformation), Service (providing opportunities to serve both on Sunday morning and during the week), and Connection (fostering relationships that can be deepened through small groups).

Current Sunday Adult Engagement Options at 10:15am. Visit for more information.

Please invite college age and young professionals to attend a class just for them Sundays at 10:15am in Room A9. 

For additional information, please click links for Kids, Youth, and Upcoming Activities.

Get Connected. Taking your next step to become more like Jesus is best done with others who are on the same journey. If you don't have a dedicated group of people to walk alongside with you, we will help you find a group.

We express sympathy to Brecken Joice and family on the passing of her grandmother, Barbara Joice, on June 9, in Oklahoma. Celebration of Life will be June 22, at the South College Church of Christ in Tahlequah, OK (410 S College Ave, Tahlequah, OK 74464) at 1:00pm (CST).  Obituary

Congratulations to Kim and Rob Feisley on the birth of their daughter, Joy Avanelle, on June 2!  Here is the meal train that has been set up if you would like to sign up to take them a meal.

June 30:  Baby shower for Madison and Brad Hamby 2:00-3:30pm in the cafe.  They are expecting a girl and are registered at Target and Amazon.

We express sympathy to Margaret Crossman and family on the passing of her stepson, David Crossman, on June 4.  

We rejoice in the baptism of Maci Dolberry on May 28!

We rejoice in the baptism of Emma Hunt on May 26!

Our Mission is to reach the next person for Jesus.  Pray for the one person or one family you would like to get connected to God. 

JUN. 23:  FIELD GUIDE TO THE BIBLE | WEEK 24: THE RETURN: Every person is either moving closer to God or further from God. There’s no stationary position. When the Jewish exiles are allowed to return to their homeland, what will they do? They took a step. And so can we.

Join us in-Person at 9:00am (acapella) or at 11:15am (instrumental) or Livestream at or

John Connor, husband of Bethel Bible Village president Rosalind Connor, passed away Jun. 18. Please be in prayer for Rosalind, her daughter Sally and her son Jack and his family during this time.

Please remember Haiti in your prayers and our partner Every Eye Will See Him Ministry serving the Haitians.

Cindy Clements, mother of Christy Beach, cancer has returned and is now around her brain.  She is in the hospital and having further testing to determine next steps.  Prayers as they make decisions.

Jim Brasher had a PET scan that determined the bladder cancer has not spread to other areas.  He had one surgery June 7 and it went well.  Prayers are appreciated as they wait for the next surgery date.  

Amy Smith is struggling with nerve and spinal pain and some hand paralysis. She is scheduled for neck surgery (ACDF) Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion on June 21 requiring a one night hospital stay. Prayers greatly appreciate that surgery and recovery are successful.

Mary McGrath fell and broke her hip, she had surgery May 6 to repair with plates/screws.  She is home, pray for healing as she recovers.

Charlie Smelley is feeling better after this round of chemo compared to previous rounds.  He is scheduled to have 3-5 treatments 21 days apart.  

Kathy Neilson, sister of Bonnie Ray, is home from the hospital and prayers are appreciated.

Lanie Jones, cousin of Sheila Swink, is responding well to the chemo treatment for multiple myeloma. Her lab tests have been good, and she will be continuing the same treatment. She is so appreciative of all the prayers.

Buddy Parks is struggling with neuropathy and balance issues, prayers are appreciated.

If you would like to be added to the "senders list" to receive the mission families reports through email, please contact the church office at or 423-877-6232 to be added.

Short term missions:

June 28-July 6:  After much prayer and consideration, we will not be sending a High School trip to Haiti this summer. We will continue to pray over Haiti and our friends at See Him Ministries.
In place of the Haiti mission trip this year there will be a domestic mission trip during that same week, June 28-July 6, Serving in Asheville, NC with Asheville-Buncombe Community Christian Ministries.  Registration | Trip Schedule | Packing List  We believe this will still be a meaningful trip where we can deepen relational connections and community, within our groups, and with those we meet. 

July 5-13:  After much prayer and consideration, we will not be sending a College & Young Professional trip to Haiti this summer. We will continue to pray over Haiti and our friends at See Him Ministries.

Service Opportunities for Groups: Connect with our community face to face by service to others. Many opportunities are available.

If you are not part of a group and would like information, go to

For details and other children's dates, go to: 

For details and other youth dates, go to:

Monday Ladies Group: The group will take a break from a study May-August and will resume a study in September.  However, they will continue to meet for lunch on Mondays at Mimi's at 11:30.  In September, they plan to do the new study by Jen Wilkin called Revelation - Eternal King, Everlasting Kingdom. 

Tuesday Ladies Group:  They will not meet through the summer and will resume meeting again after Labor Day.

CRITI:   6/4: Holt/Beasley, 6/18: Hendrix/Previl, 6/25: Smith

Friday Morning Group meets at 6:30am in the conference room.


12 Dan Cothron, London Hughes
13 Madison Hamby, Melina Hughes, Kara Shaner
14 Mike Jenkins
15 Kayla Halstead, Jonah Pope
16 Sam Ewing, Bobby Hicks, Ryder Wilburn
17 Greg Caples, Cason Fritts, Dan Grandfield
19 Larry Crowell, Brittney Lawson, Elaine Osby
20 Maddie Liebert, Madison Thomas
21 Andy Asberry, Riley LaBrosse
22 Gary Carson, Josh Holland
23 Lina Arendale, Michael Chambers, Benjamin Moyer, Anna Scharff, Will Westerfield