ANNOUNCEMENTS

February 26, 2012

Ravensworth Baptist Church

is an inclusive and welcoming Christian community where expressing the love of God to all people is central to our worship, study, and service. We welcome you to our church, and hope you experience the warmth of God’s love and ours while you are here.

WELCOME TO RBC!

“Love one another as I have loved you.”
John 15:12

WELCOME TO RBC!

TODAY
Today, February 26, 2012, is the First Sunday in Lent, the six-week season of self-examination, repentance, and recommitment leading up to Easter. During Lent, we walk walk with Jesus on the road to Jerusalem and the cross. We are very pleased to have you with us as we worship God today.

TODAY
๏ Healing Service

๏ 5:00 p.m. ๏ The deacons will lead us in a service of healing with a special emphasis on grief ๏ Come experience the consolation of God’s Spirit as we worship and pray together

THIS WEEK
๏ College/Young Adult

Bible study
๏ Monday, February 27 ๏ 7:00 p.m. ๏ Bob and Sarah Turner’s house

THIS WEEK
๏ Tuesday Mornings
๏ Tuesday, February 28 ๏ 10:00 a.m. ๏ Topic: Lenten Reflections ๏ Teacher: Steve Hyde

๏ Choir Rehearsal
๏ Tuesday, February 28 ๏ 7:00 p.m.

THIS WEEK
๏ Education Commission
๏ Wednesday, February 29 ๏ 2:00 p.m.

๏ Wilderness Wanderings
๏ Wednesday, February 29 ๏ 7:00 p.m. ๏ Ron Bourne will share his story ๏ Refreshments at 6:30

NEXT WEEK
๏ Small Group Kickoff

Meeting
๏ Sunday, March 4 ๏ Immediately following worship ๏ The Education Commission

invites you to a brief meeting to learn about and sign up for a small group ๏ Four groups are available--see next slide for details

NEXT WEEK
๏ Groups are forming:
๏ A Prayer group facilitated by

Lydia Mercado
๏ A Theology and Ethics

Discussion group facilitated by Bob Turner
๏ A Covenant Discipleship

group facilitated by Kay Tarazi ๏ An Issue-oriented group on creating a disaster plan facilitated by Jeff Van Ness

NEXT WEEK
๏ Missions Commission
๏ Wednesday, March 7 ๏ 8:00 p.m.

๏ Deacons Commission
๏ Thursday, March 8 ๏ 7:00 p.m.

CHURCH BETWEEN SUNDAYS
๏ Stay Connected with

Ravensworth all week!
๏ Visit the church web site
๏ Listen to sermons, read the

newsletter, see what’s coming up ๏ Check out the special content in the Members section

๏ www.rbc-va.org

CHURCH BETWEEN SUNDAYS
๏ Stay Connected with

Ravensworth all week!
๏ Like us on Facebook
๏ Keep up with your Ravensworth

friends ๏ Join in the conversation about some important topics

๏ www.facebook.com/RbcVA

CHURCH BETWEEN SUNDAYS
๏ Stay Connected with

Ravensworth all week!
๏ Follow us on Twitter
๏ Watch for church-related tweets ๏ Get the very latest updates and

news items

๏ www.twitter.com/RbcVA

OUTREACH FOCUS AREAS
๏ Make the church more inviting and receptive to families with children. ๏ Enhance our identity messages, materials, and methods to communicate better to those outside our congregation what is special about Ravensworth and how through us God can make a difference in their lives and the lives of others. ๏ Reach out “inside” to connect better with and retain existing members and long-term visitors.

RBC 411
5100 Ravensworth Road Annandale, VA 22003 703-941-4113 www.rbc-va.org

Our Staff:

STEVE HYDE, Senior Pastor BOB TURNER, Associate Pastor YOUNG MI SON, Choirmaster/Organist GAIL FEWELL, Ministry Assistant

RBC 411
RBC is affiliated with the following Baptist groups:
๏ Alliance of Baptists

๏ American Baptist Churches

USA
๏ District of Columbia Baptist

Convention

RBC 411
RBC is affiliated with the following Baptist groups:
๏ Baptist General Association of

Virginia

๏ NorthStar Church Network

๏ Association of Welcoming and

Affirming Baptists

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