August 18, 2019

Message Notes          
August 18, 2019 | Teacher: Ken wilson


(Various Passages)


We bring glory to God by how we live.

(1 Corinthians 10:31; 2 Thessalonians 1:11-12)


We prioritize loving God and loving others.

(Matthew 22:24-40; Mark 12:28-31)


We are reaching our Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria, and the ends of the earth.

(Acts 1:6-8)


We worship, teach, fellowship and evangelize.

(Acts 2:42-47)


We measure our progress by the growth of faith, hope, and love.

(1 Cor. 13:13; 1 Thess. 1:2-3; Col. 1:3-5; Eph. 1:15-18; Heb. 10:19-25)


We equip believers by repairing and preparing them for service.

(Ephesians 4:11-16)


We develop reproducing disciples of Jesus Christ.

(Matthew 28:16-20)

Lessons for Witnesses:

Fellowship invites people to enter God’s story,

equipping and releasing them to become 

reproducing disciples of Jesus Christ.

Next Steps

  • Renew your commitment to participate in the life of the church.

  • Get connected to a Home Church. 

    Find a place to serve in your SHAPE. 

AT FELLOWSHIP                                                                                     

Home Church Launch  Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Starting next week, our small group ministry called Home Church will be launching. In a Home Church, you will study God’s Word, pray for one another, and serve together. Home Church is all about relationships and we want you to be relationally connected to other believers to further your growth.

Fellowship 101 | September 15  | 9-10:30 a.m.
Get to know Fellowship better by understanding our mission, values, and ministries. Join us Sunday, September 15, 9:00 a.m., in the conference room in the new building during 1st service, to hear about what God is doing and where He is taking us. During the hour and a half, you will get a chance to ask questions, and meet some of our ministry leaders. Contact Michael at

NEXT Launching   Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Our college and young adult ministry (NEXT) is getting ready to kickoff on August 27th.  Direct everyone between 18 and 25 looking for biblical community to our college and young adult pastor, Zach Benton - 

OCC Packing Party   Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Mark your calendars now!  The 2019 Operation Christmas Child Special Packing party will be Tuesday, September 17th from 6-9. You don’t want to miss this fun and eternally significant night as we pack 2400 gospel opportunities.

Girlfriends Events   Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Our women’s ministry has great opportunities coming up:
•  Book study – Jesus Lover of a Woman’s Soul (Tuesdays beginning Aug 27, 12-1)
•  Book study – Jesus the One and Only (Tuesdays beginning Aug 27, 6:30 pm)
•  Celebrating 10 years of Girlfriends – Chili, Chocolate, and Chihuahuas (Sept 7, 6:30 pm)

Girlfriends Retreat - (Ferncliff Conference Center, October 11-13)
Do you long to get away from everyday responsibilities and take time to worship God and connect with other women? You need this! Discounted early bird registration $105 from August 18 to September 15. Registration cost is $120 from September 16 through September 30. For more info contact Lesta Eberhard at

Father - Son Camp Out   Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Fathers and their sons, grades K-12, are invited to the woods on Friday evening and Saturday, Sept 13-14, for the Father Son Camp Out. For more info go to For questions email

Men’s Muster   Join us at our table in the Atrium.
Early Bird Sign-up has begun! Men, mark your calendar (April 17-19, 2020) and get onboard now to save money on your Muster registration. 

Fellowship Equipping Fall 2019

Life skills, theology, and spiritual disciplines are the three big categories with
 multiple offerings in each.

Get equipped this Fall!
Register online at

Stop by and visit us in the Atrium today. 

• Apologetics and Worldview - Fall
• Art of Marriage - Cost $12, Fall/Spring

• Art of Parenting - Cost $12, Fall/Spring
• Bible Study Methods - Fall/Spring

• Discipleship Pathways - Fall/Spring

• Disciplines of Grace - Spring

 • Discover You - Cost $60, Fall/Spring

• Financial Peace University Cost $99, Fall/Spring

 • GriefShare - Cost $15, Fall

• The Core - Fall/Spring

• The Prayer Course - Fall/Spring

• The Story Project - Fall/Spring


Weekly budget      25,650

GIVING FOR 8/04      26,249

GIVING FOR 8/11      15,940

YTD budget           179,550

Ytd giving             159,041

over (under)    (20,509)

Generations Campaign

Total Pledge