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Volume22,Number19September29,2013www.eastmont.

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S.O.S.MinistryOpportunity
Eastmonthassecuredaboothatthe
AlabamaNationalFaircomingupOctober
413,2013.WewillsetupThreeThingsGod
CannotDo.Weplantomantheboothfrom
510pm&someadditionalhoursonthe
weekends.PleasecontactZackGodwin
(2772565)orDaleBrown(2791636)orBilly
Dickey(2776300)tosignupforyourtime
slot.
Thefruitoftherighteousisatreeoflife,and
theonewhowinssoulsiswise.Proverbs11:30

LifeChainSunday2013
October6;2:303:30p.m.
LifeChainisanationwidepeaceful
demonstrationforthesanctityofhuman
life.Pleasejoinusaswegatheralongthe
AtlantaHighwayinfrontofEastmontfrom
2:303:30.Wewillpraytogetherand
provideawitnessthatJesusChristandHis
churchisagainstthekillingoftheunborn.
Considerinvestinganhourtosavea
lifetime.

FallMissionsYardSale
October12,2013;6a.m.noon
Moreinformationonpage3.
ALOOKINSIDE
FromYourPastor
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R.A.SoapboxDerby EnvelopeFundRaiser
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ApplesofGold
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Wecallit1001Blessings.Overthemonth
ofOctober,Imaskingourchurchtointentionally
provide1001extrablessingstoothers.

Thepossibilitiesareenormous.Itmight
includeanencouragingnote,acaringvisit,amodest
gift,anaffirmingcomplimentorsomeactofservice.
AskGodtoguideyou.ThenonNovember3,Iwould
likeyourSundaySchoolclasstosharetheblessings
theygaveorreceivedwithoneanother.

Overthepastdecadewehavesentover35
missionteamsaroundthenationandworld.Thatis
impressive.Yetwehavecompletedover300
ministryeffortswithinthecityofMontgomery.That
isjustasexciting.Thanksfortakingthegospelacross
theaisle,acrossthestreetandacrosstheworld.

Godhasblesseduswith13newmembers
duringSeptember.Somearelistedinthis
Encourager.Wouldyouprayforeachofthemby
name?Ifyouareinterestedinhelpingmementora
newmember,givemeacall.

Hereisaquoteeveryoneoughtto
remember.Gratefulpeoplebecomegreatpeople.
Theyseemtobuildupeveryonearoundthem.

Itishardtoteachchildrenandyouththe
importanceofrest.Youcantgetthemtobed,and
thenyoucantgetthemup.Yetallofusneedthe
benefitofrest.Sundayisadayforrestand
refreshingourspirituallife.Ihopeyoutakefull
advantageofworshipatEastmont.

Werecentlyapprovedmentoserveas
AdministrativeDeacons.Prayforthesemenasthey
leadusthisnextyear:CharlesAndrews,Zack
Godwin,RickJones,TravisJordan,BrianKey,Danny
McDonald,RickPitts,PaulRambo,MikeWilkerson,
LyndolWilliamson,JimHyland,BobNielsen,Jerry
Short,ChuckStickle,DallasVick.

GeologistreportthatStPaulsCathedralin
LondonismovingdownFleetStreetattherateof
oneincheveryonethousandyears.(AndIthought
Eastmontwasslowtochange).Wearenotthesame
churchwewerewhenwemovedherein1967.Jesus
usedavarietyofstylestoreachthelost.Hespokeof
fishingtofisherman,ofseedstofarmers,ofwaterto
athirstywoman.WearechangingbutIassureyou
ourmessageisalwaysthesame.BelieveintheLord
JesusChristandthoushaltbesaved.

IllSeeYouSunday,

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R.A.GEOCACHING
BoysinGrades46
Saturday,September28,from35p.m.
MeetattheShakespeareWeetop
ParkingLotforafunhitechscavenger
huntandearnageocachingpatch!

RABASKETBALLSignUp
BoysinGrades16willbeginsigningupOctober9if
theywouldliketoplayR.A.Basketballthisyear!See
yourR.A.Teacher.

TRUNKorTREAT
Sunday,October27at5PM
FREEHOTDOGS&TREATS
IfyouwouldliketohaveaTRUNK
pleasecallAprilMullins(4206309).
Justdecorateyourtrunkandhave
about500treatstogiveout.

MISSIONFRIENDCLASSES
Wednesdays@6:30PM
Joinusthismonthaswelearnaboutmissionsin
India!Parents,ourMissionFriendclassesopen
at6:20PMtoallowvaluablepreparationtimefor
ourleadersandpickuptimeis7:15PM.

R.A.SOAPBOXDERBY
Saturday,October19
DexterAve.
(infrontofStateCapitol)
BoysinGrades16
Eastmonthas7SoapboxCarstoenterintheraceand
eachboywillgetaridedownDexterAve.!Seean
R.A.LeaderorcontactGingerAndrewifyouwould
liketoparticipate.

KATHLEENMALLORYNight
Wednesday,October2;6:30PM
GAsandMissionFriendswillhavetheirKathleen
Mallorylessonastheylearnaboutmissionsin
Alabama!Dontmissthefun!(OurownMarti
RichardsonwrotetheMissionFriendlesson!!)

"FreshGroundedFaith"
September2728,2013atVaughnForestChurch
GUESTSPEAKERS:JenniferRothschild,
StormieOmartian,MeredithAndrews

FallMissionsYardSale
October12,2013;6a.m.noon
Weneedyourqualitydonationsbeginningafter
thesecondserviceonSunday,October6.Please
dropoffdonationsinthelongconnectinghallway.
Dropoffschedule:
Sunday(October6)after2ndservice7p.m.
MondayThursday;9a.m.7p.m.
Friday(October11)finaldropoffatnoon.
ContactBillyDickeyforpickupoflargeitems
at2776300.
O.C.C.OperationChristmasChild
Youmaystilldoyourownshoeboxorget
togetherwithyourclassasinthepast.Boxes
willbeoutOctober20andDedicationSundayis
November17.Anyrequestfordonationswillbe
tofilltheLEFTOVER/UNUSEDboxesortoassist
anygroupneedingitems.Weregretanypast
confusiononthis.Ifyouhaveanyquestions,
pleasecontactRhondaHuffmanat3342798198.

AnlanCai(Emily)(9/15/13)
ProfessionofFaith&Baptism
HaleyDickson(9/15/13)
StatementofFaith
JacobKintner(9/15/13)
TransferofLetter
AngXiao(Zack)(9/15/13)
ProfessionofFaith&Baptism
YuZhang(Sunny)(9/15/13)
ProfessionofFaith&Baptism
Curtis&MarthaAveryheart(9/22/13)
TransferofLetter
JessicaFleming(9/22/13)
StatementofFaith
RichardGemette(9/22/13)
TransferofLetter
MadalyneGemette(9/22/13)
StatementofFaith
JeannineKeener(9/22/13)
TransferofLetter
Dusty&MacKenzieKimbrow(9/22/13)
TransferofLetter

ParentMeeting
September29at4:00inroom129
SmallGroups(DuringFocus)
7th8thGraders:SurvivalKit
9th12thGraders:HowtoKnowForSureYou
AreSaved
EnvelopeFundraisertosupportSr.HighMission
TripSummer2014toHoboken,NJ
Envelopeswillbeavailableintheconnecting
hallway&thefoyeroftheWorshipCenteron
October6.(therewillbeenvelopeswith
denominationsrangingfrom$1$100allowing
youtoselecttheamountyoufeelcomfortable
donating)

APPLESofGOLDawomensmentoringprogram
CominginOctoberandNovember.CallMarti
Richardson(2774439)formoreinformation!
FOODDRIVESunday,September29
Dontforgettobringyourbagofgroceriesthis
Sundayandsetthebagbyyourcar.RAswillpick
itupforyouandwillbetakingthefoodtoForest
ParkMinistryCenter.Wewouldliketocollectat
least400bagsthisyear!Thisministrycenterhas
tremendousneeds.(Incaseofrain,youcandrop
offyourbagundertheawninginthelonghallway.)
S.A.M.SeniorAssistanceMinistry
Men&womenofEastmont,weneedyourhelp!
Weneedmorevolunteerstobeavailabletohelp
withminorrepairs,&yardworkforsenioradults,
homebound,andmemberswithdisability.For
moreinformationortovolunteercontactJim
Meacham(2729052),FredLawrence(2720640),
orBillBaker(2721307)
CareCallersCareCallingministrybeginsagainin
October.Ifyourenotapartofthisministryto
contacteachmemberofEastmontbyphone,&
wouldlikemoreinformationortovolunteer,
contactJeannetteLong2652733.
Thankyoutoallwhodonatedchildrenssocksto
theMissionFriendsChristmasinAugustproject.
Theywillbeablessingtothemissionaries&
childreninthesouthwest.
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September29,2013

Sunday,September29
8:10a.m.WorshipService
9:20a.m.SundaySchool
10:30a.m.WorshipService
3:30p.m.House2House
5:00p.m.Discipleship

Monday,September30
5:00p.m.Outreachw/meal

Tuesday,October1
5:30p.m.Aerobics

October2,2013
CountryFriedSteak,BakedPotato,English
Peas,Salad,Dessert&Drink
October9,2013
FriedChicken,BlackEyedPeas,Mac&
Cheese,BonusVegetable:TurnipGreens,
Salad,Dessert&Drink
$5.00Adult$2.00Children
(Max.$15.00perfamily)

September29,2013
8:10ArnoldFuller
TheShepherdsPointofView
10:30a.m.SanctuaryChoirHeStillSaves
solo,RachelQuattelbaum
10:30a.m.JayneBurns
October6,2013
8:10a.m.ZackGodwin
10:30a.m.SanctuaryChoirNowistheTime
10:30a.m.EastmontOrchestra

Wednesday,October2
9:00a.m.CraftClass
5:15p.m.FellowshipMeal September15,2013
5:45p.m.Acteens
Preschool...66
6:15p.m.AdultChoir
Children...73
6:30p.m.MissionGroups
Students...82
PrayerMeeting
Adults653
OrchestraPractice
Total...874
MensSmallGroups

September22,2013
Preschool...59
Children...68
Students...81
Adults645
Total...853

September29,2013
JoeTorrillo
LyndolWilliamson

October6,2013
CoyNichols
DavidMelton

September29,2013
BobFranklin
7312046

October6,2013
RichardCartwright
5146953

Thursday,October3
5:30p.m.Aerobics

___________________

Sunday,October6

September15,2013
GeneralBudget
$25,898.41
8:10a.m.WorshipService
9:20a.m.SundaySchool
EmergencyFund
10:30a.m.WorshipService
$2,014.50
3:30p.m.House2House
5:00p.m.Discipleship

September22,2013
GeneralBudget
EastmontisonFacebookandTwitter.
$22,093.41

IfyouareonFacebookorTwitter,besureto

EmergencyFund
likeusonFacebookatfacebook.com/eastmont
$1,769.00

orfollowusontwitter@eastmontbaptist.

Monday,October7
5:00p.m.Outreachw/meal

Tuesday,October8
5:30p.m.Aerobics

Wednesday,October9
5:15p.m.FellowshipMeal
5:45p.m.Acteens
6:15p.m.AdultChoir
6:30p.m.MissionGroups
PrayerMeeting
OrchestraPractice
MensSmallGroups

Thursday,October10
5:30p.m.Aerobics

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