This Week's Need to Know

This Week's Need to Know

THIS WEEK’S TEXT: “Building Up the Body:  Lively Love”  Romans 12:11   
Taught by: Pastor Aaron Batdorf

This Week’s Text/info for the three Sunday Schools: 

Basics: New Identity, New Community   Romans 6-8
Taught by:  Pastor Aaron Batdorf (Classroom 1)

Women Praying Together – This will be a special time of discussing prayer and lifting each other up before the Lord in prayer together. Mothers of infants and toddlers are welcome to bring them to class.
Taught by:  Brianna Batdorf (Classroom 2)

Mission: Motives for Missions, Part 3   Romans 15:20
Taught by:  Eugene Beyer  (Classroom 3)

Life Line Screening will be held here at the church on Tuesday, March 29.  To register call toll-free at 1-866-229-0469; text the word circle to 797979 or online at  If you are interested in a Complimentary Screening Package valued at $149.00 please see Holly Beaver in the church office.

We are looking for individuals and families who are willing to help fill eggs with candy on Wednesday, March 30 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the church. If you plan on coming, please sign up by clicking on the link:  If you have any questions, feel free to contact Cierra Fry at or 717-636-8337.

The Easter Egg Hunt is getting closer! It will be held on Saturday April 2, at 10:00 a.m. here at Big Woods.  A box is in the back of the sanctuary for candy donations. We are looking for Volunteers to help the day of the event.  If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up by clicking on the link:  If you have any questions, feel free to contact Cierra Fry at or Jill Sims at

We will spend time at the April 6 Prayer Gathering for a time of Corporate Family Gathering.  We will be blessed with a time of prayer, dialogue, and a few ministry updates on our first quarter.

There will be no Sunday School classes on April 10 and 17.

There will be a breakfast Easter morning at 8:00 a.m. in the church’s Multi-Purpose Room. A food sign-up will be forthcoming.  To help us move forward with our planning, please sign up here if you plan on attending.

If you are interested in joining the Men’s Summer Softball team or if you have questions, please see Robbie Mays or email him at

Three new Sunday School classes will be offered starting Sunday, April 24.  A sign-up will come out in an upcoming Need to Know.  In the meantime, please be praying for the leaders as they prepare for these classes.

1)      Women's Class: Aging Well (this will be taught by several ladies)

2)      Caring for One Another: 8 Ways to Create Meaningful Relationships taught by Aaron Batdorf

3)      Young Married Couples (Married 5 years or less): taught by Matt and Angelyn Trumbull 

Middle School and High School students are invited out to our youth group all-night from 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 8 until 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 9. We are heading out for bowling, laser tag, a trampoline park and more! The cost for students is $20, and a permission form from BWBC and an online wavier from Kaos Fun Zone MUST be completed. Finally, bring friends! This is one of our events intended for friends to come, especially those who would normally never step foot in a church. If you have any questions, contact Pastor Stuart at

Please join us as we gather for a time of fellowship and prayer on Saturday, April 9 at 9:00 a.m. here at the church.

Secret Church is an international simulcast done every year by David Platt and his organization, Radical. Navigate and New Life students have been invited out in past years, but this time we are opening it up to the entire church! Come out on Friday, April 29 from approximately 7:00 p.m. until midnight. This year’s series is going to be incredible, as we are tackling the subject of “Who Am I? What does the Bible say about… Sexuality and Gender, Race, Genomics, Abortion, Infertility, Artificial Intelligence, Justice, and the Metaverse”? There is no cost.

Did you know you have access to RightNow Media through Big Woods Bible Church?  RightNow Media is like Netflix for Bible Studies.  There is a wealth of great studies available to you online or by streaming on your phone, tablet or even media devices like Roku.  There are also programs safe for your kids that will reinforce the Biblical values you teach them.  Not sure how to access?  No problem!  Send an email to Holly Beaver at and she will help you get connected.