Award Night: Wednesday, March 4
Thank you for your support all season! Please join us for a free hot dog dinner and exciting program on Wednesday, March 4. This special night will include entertainment, 8th grade recognitions, door prizes and awards. Dinner begins at 5:00 p.m. in the Family Life Center. The program will begin at 6:15 p.m. in the Worship Center.
Week of Prayer for North American Missions / Annie Armstrong Easter Offering
It’s that time of year – Week of Prayer for North American Missions and the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering: March 1-8; For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile. (Romans 1:16). Theme is SEND North America.
Goal – last year it was $2,500.00 and you provided $2,800.00… can we surpass that this year?
March Mission Action (Church-wide)
Go a day without shoes as you consider the health issues that result from not having footwear. Collecting new athletic/tennis shoes of all sizes for Standing Rock Camp (summer) in Grundy, VA. Boys and girls going to camp in the summer need shoes. Collection site is WMU corner in the Donut Room. Contact Quinelle or June for information.
Meet at Gladys Barto’s house March 12 at 11:30. Bring bag lunch; drink and dessert furnished by host.
Our spring work day will be on Saturday, March 21 from 8 a.m. to noon. The majority of tasks will be lawn maintenance. Come out and help us make the grounds look great for Easter.
This Spring we will have a photographer in to take family photos for our 2015 pictorial directory. The photographer is scheduled to be here April 24, 25, 26 and 28. More information and how to register for an appointment will be available soon.
Award Night: Wednesday, March 4
A free night of family entertainment is coming Wednesday, March 4 – our Awards Night and you’re invited whether or not you’re part of Upward. See our featured entertainment as well as a slideshow of the season. Don’t forget the distribution of awards so bring the whole family and invite your friends too. Upward promotes character and self-esteem in every child!
Hunt Club Retreat: Return to the Mountains
The annual Men’s Hunt Club Retreat will be Friday March 27 through Sunday, March 29 at Star City Hunt Club near Staunton, VA. The cost is $40 per man, which includes breakfast and dinner on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday. High School-aged young men may attend at a cost of $10 when accompanied by an adult sponsor.
Activities include: Bible study, small group activities, fishing, orienteering, relaxing, hiking, and shooting events. Sign up sheets are available in the Atrium. For more information, please contact Garrett Fisher.
February Mission Action (Church-wide)
We will be collecting Peanut Butter and Jelly for the Peninsula Rescue Mission. Please leave donations at the WMU
table in the Fellowship Hall.
The Joy Circle will meet at Ruth Blinson’s home on Thursday, February 12 at 11:30 a.m. Please bring a lunch.
April 17-19 @ OBX
Our annual women’s retreat will be April 17-19, 2015. This year we will be going to the Outer Banks. UPDATE: Here are dates to remember Ladies! 2nd deposits due Feb. 15, last deposit due March 8th. And yes, there has been an overwhelming response for this event – Praise the Lord! It is full! (don’t wait for future events, sign up early…)
Military Spouse Luncheon
Our annual spring event will be on Saturday, April 11 here at Seaford Baptist Church. Please, mark you calendar to attend. We would love to see you there.
Dinner for 8
Our Military Couples Dinner for 8 will begin soon. Please sign up in the Atrium or Family Life Center Foyer if you are interested in participating.
Children’s Mid-Week Activities
Nursery is available for infants.
Mustard Seeds/Sing ‘N Learn
Toddlers-Age 4 will learn lessons from Noah’s Park Children’s Church.
Grades K-5 are preparing for the May 16 performance of The Agape League. Registration forms must be submitted for children planning to perform. Bible truths are taught as well as words/motions to songs. Auditions for drama, singing and speaking roles will be Wednesday, February 25. Check out the W.O.W. Club bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall (Donut Room) for more details.