March 3, 2022

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March 3, 2022

Whoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends. Proverbs 17:9

Prayer List

New: Week of 2/27/2022
Walter Berg
Stan Brown
David Butler
Leon Champion
Brian Childress
Banks Harvey
Jim Heard
Donnie Lovingood
Dena Malinguaggio
Helen & Beth Partridge
Kip Paxton
Kim Reaves
Brian Schrage
Ricky Smith

**Previous Requests**
Mark Hanna
Wesley Claar
Dona Corell
Mary Dolvin’s niece Sophie
Mike Emerson
Dale Frady
David Gust
Larry Holt
Phyllis Jackson
Gary Leonhardt
Jimmy McAdams
Casey, Lisa & Katerina McConnell
Della McLain
Pete & JB Peugh
Carolyn & Cassandra Ratliff
Michael Reed
Elias Richardson
Pat Shell
Farrah Taylor
Jay Thorpe
Billy Timms
Karen Townsend
Erika Williams

Recovering from recent illness/surgery

John Gallogly
Eddie Hales
Ann Hammond
Mike Hedden
Curt Ledford
Laverne Shook

Homebound/Nursing Home

Jerry & Jean Armstrong, at home
Marilyn Bostrom, Brasstown
Lynn Blumreich, at home
Gene Brumbaugh, at home
Pat Burgess, at home
Clella Byers, at home
Roy and Jeannette Cole
Rene Garn, at home
Hal & Nancy Harper, at home
Jean Hattaway , at home
BJ Hunter, at home
Connie Lake, CRNH
Flora McNabb, at home
Fran Peacock, at home
Flora Jean Roberts, Union
Harold Smith, at home
Callie Stahl, Brasstown
Tommy Tatum, Brasstown
Anne & Sam Wilburn, at home
Ward Wooley, at home

In the Hospital

Clella Byers, CRH
Gary Leonhardt, NEGA

Prayer requests:
If you would like to be added to this prayer list, please contact the church office at
706-896-2281, or email your request to Chris at: [email protected].

Sympathy

Lane & Debra Eaton, at the death of Lane’s father, Bob Eaton.
Darryl & Linda Barrett, at the death of Darryl’s mother, Lou Nell Barrett.
Mark Hanna, at the death of Theresa Arrowood.
Amy & Summer Rahn and Patsy Daniel & family, at the death of their beloved Bill Rahn.

Kingdom Prayer Focus

Lord, we are thankful that in Christ, you have given us everything we need to stand against the schemes of the devil. Yet, there are still times when we find ourselves allowing the enemy in to our homes through distractions and seductions. Then we blame the ones we love the most for the “attack”. Remind us that our enemy prowls around looking for someone to devour, and that he never announces his intention to attack….he is always in attack mode and knows where we are vulnerable! You tell us that we are stronger together, so remind us that if we want something different, we have to DO something different. Praise you Lord for always providing a way out of every temptation! May we always look to you first in the holy name of Jesus, amen.

Reminders/Announcements

Funeral for Bill Rahn
Visitation for Bill Rahn will be on Monday, March 7th from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at McConnell in the Worship Center. Funeral is at 2:00 p.m. with graveside following.

RAY NICHOLSON SCHOLARSHIP
The Ray Nicholson Scholarship was established in 1975 in memory of Ray Nicholson, to benefit graduating seniors from Towns, Union, & Clay Counties. Ray was a longtime resident and educator of Towns County and a loyal church member. Donations to this scholarship fund may be made at any time by designating “Ray Nicholson Scholarship” on your check or online donation.
Beginning in March, applications for the Scholarship will be available in the Church Office, Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Fridays 9 a.m. to noon. Applications must be completed & submitted by April 11th at noon to be considered.

AWANA NEWS
Our Awana program at McConnell has grown by leaps and bounds and we have a record number of kids showing up! We are in need of volunteers who are willing to commit Mondays throughout the school year to help us minister to these children with God’s Word. Call Tom Wade for more info at 478-285-0031.

BAPTISM SUNDAY | 3/6
We will have baptism on Sunday morning, March 6th. Come and celebrate what God has done to bring these individuals into His family, and through that, into this church family!

MCCONNELL PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION | 3/7
Preschool registration for the 2022/23 school year will begin on Monday, 3/7 thru 3/18 at 8:00 a.m. daily, for church members and current enrollees. 
Registration will be open to the public beginning Monday, 3/21 thru 4/1, at 8:30 a.m. daily. Call Emily Winn, Preschool Director for more info at 706-896-2281.

ANNIE ARMSTRONG
The Annie Armstrong Week of Prayer is March 6th thru March 13th. Prayer guides are available at the Welcome Desk. Your prayers and gifts to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering® provide support for more than 5,000 missionaries. Special Annie Armstrong offering envelopes will be available in the pew pockets starting March 13th. Or, you can designate your online donation in the memo line of your check. Our 2022 goal is $20,000.

2/27/2022

Budget

Moving Mountains

Weekly

YTD

Weekly

Since last pmt.

Required

$27,535.19

$247,816.71

$7,286.43

$29,145.724

 To Date

Received

$24,058.20

$235,650.61

$5,190.00

$52,902.50

Facebook and YouTube Attendance and Views for 2/27/2022

In Church
Attendance

SS Attendance

Facebook and YouTube Views

Total People Reached

382

163

2,146

This week: 2,528