And he called his disciples to him and said to them, “Truly, I say to you, this poor widow has put in more than all those who are contributing to the offering box. For they all contributed out of their abundance, but she out of her poverty has put in everything she had, all she had to live on.” Mark 12:43-44
WATCH & LEARN - How Jesus Teaches There's Sacrifice in Stewardship - Mark 12:41-44
Taught by: Tim Boger
Last evening the Elders met for several hours to pray for the body and seek wisdom as they strive to lead and shepherd the body at Big Woods according to the Word of God. Some of the pressing needs and prayer points that they are asking for you to pray alongside them can be found here.
Due to the Big Woods body being blessed with young families and little ones each of us also has a responsibility for their safety. We want to especially encourage drivers to be cautious and careful during our summer services to ensure the safety of everyone, especially our children. Please follow the directions of the deacons when pulling in for our services. Please be aware of surroundings when leaving the service and use extreme caution when backing up your vehicle.
WOMEN’S PRAYER MEETING
Our next Women’s Prayer Meeting will be tomorrow morning at 9:00 a.m. here at the church. Come and be encouraged through testimonies, scripture, and praying together.
AREA-WIDE OUTDOOR WORSHIP SERVICE
Join us this Sunday for an Area-wide Outdoor Worship Service here at Big Woods starting at 6:00 p.m. This service is a combined worship service with First Baptist Church, First Church of Christ, Cedar Heights Brethren in Christ Church, and Common Place Church. Bring your lawn chair and come ready to be blessed. Ice-cream and coffee will be served!
FREE MOVIE NIGHT
The movie I Still Believe will be shown August 13 at 8:30 p.m. on the church grounds. Snacks will be provided. Bring your own chairs/blankets.
4 DAY CLUB FOR
There will be a 4-day club for children here at Big Woods August 16-19 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. Free fun for kids ages 5-13 that will include Bible lessons, songs, games and snacks! Parents are welcome. There are extra flyers and sign up sheets in the church welcome area. For more information, please contact the church office at 570-893-8274. Please help spread the word.
ABORTION RECOVERY SUPPORT GROUP
Take the first step toward freedom. Enrolling now through August for Fall 2021.Pregnancy Resource Clinic. Contact Ann at 814-360-9816 or Visit SCPRC.COM
There will be a large outreach presentation in December called Big Woods Christmas Worship in the Woods. Right now, we are looking for 4-6 families that would be willing to commit to a total of 10 hours until October to pop in lights to the outdoor props. This can be done at your home. If you can help, please see Travis Best. He can also be reached at 570-279-1746. Stay tuned for further details on Big Woods Christmas Worship in the Woods.