August 18, 2017

“For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.” Philippians 1:21

 Summer Scripture Memory Challenge

“The Beatitudes”

Matthew 5:3-10 

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.

Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.

Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.

Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness,

 for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” 

 Night of Worship @ PWC Fair Grounds,

September 9 (6:00pm)

Come out and join your brothers and sister in Christ as we worship our Lord and Saviour as one Church for the first time in the history of our community. Join with other followers of Christ coming to worship together, pray together, and read the word of God together as His Church united. For more information, visit

 Tuesday Evening Women’s Bible Study

Begins September 12 (7:00-8:30pm)

A new women’s Bible study will be using the book “Jesus Calling” as a guide to Bible study and conversation on the following dates: 9/12, 9/26, 10/10, 10/24, & 11/14 in the Education Building. Interested in being a part of something new? Come join us this fall! For more information, contact Deb Clinard at or 540-326-5583 or join us on Sept 12!

 Friday Women’s Bible Study

September 15-November 17 (9:30-11:30am)

Join us on Friday’s for a study of the Book of Titus (with Chip Ingram). Childcare is provided. Please email Jennifer Boyer at with the number of children needing childcare or with any questions. 

 Chancel Choir Rehearsals

Begins August 30 (7:15pm)

Wednesdays in the choir room. We welcome new singers -- please prayerfully consider whether God wants you to be involved in this ministry. Contact Lon Quinones at with questions. 

 Handbell Rehearsals

Begins September 6 (6:00-7:00pm)

If you are interested in playing in the handbell choir or being a substitute, please contact Debbie Gilbert at jdgilbert99@gmail.comor 540.347.5761.

Second Saturday Group 

September 9 (3:00-5:00pm)

School days are here again and we are going to have fun remembering when and where we attended school. All are welcome to join us for a picnic filled with fun and fellowship starring you. Please bring any school picture from elementary or middle school. And if you have a picture of your school that would be great. Don’t forget to bring a side dish or dessert of your choice. Please RSVP to Lyda Barnhart at 703.791.2197.

Farthest Corners Benefit

September 23, 7:00pm

Save the Date! Join us for a concert by Mary McDonald to benefit Farthest Corners.

“Your love, Lord, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep.” Psalm 36:5-6