Whitelaw Avenue Baptist Church
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Glorifying God...Expanding His Kingdom


October, 2019 Newsletter

Welcome Pastor Allen Thomas and Family...

We are pleased to welcome our new pastor and family:  Bro. Allen Thomas, his wife Denise, their children Oakley (7), Haley Ray (6), Berkley (3), Saylor (2), and Urban (6 months).  We are grateful that God has led you to lead us, and we look forward to serving the Lord with you.


Trunk or Treat…

Trunk or Treat will be Wednesday, October 23 from 6:00 – 7:30 pm.  There will be a signup sheet on the bulletin board for anyone wanting to decorate their car and bring it that day.  Anyone wishing to donate candy may bring it to the church up to the day of the event.  If you wish to donate money to buy candy please give it to Cindi Martin. 

Church Picnic…

Sunday, October 13 will be our Church Picnic at the Hartford Park at 1:00 pm.  It will be a potluck style meal.  Bring your own drinks, lawn chairs, yard games, etc. 

Godfrey Corn Maze…

Family Night at the Great Godfrey Corn Maze will be Saturday, October 19th.  Please meet there at 6:00 pm so we can get a group rate.  The cost is $4 per person if we have 15 or more.  Hope to see everyone there!

D-Now Weekend…

D-Now weekend registration is happening now.  This very uplifting and fulfilling weekend for our youth will happen November 8-10 at the Fairview Heights Baptist Church.  Please go to https://fbcfh.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/277998 to register your youth for this event.  You can pay the $40 registration fee (includes meals, t-shirt, a committed bracelet, and a booklet) with cash or a check to FBCFH and give it to Donna, Sue or Kelly after you register online.  You must register by November 4th.

October Calendar of Events…

Wednesday, October 2                                 Regular Wednesday Activities

Sunday, October 6                                        Regular Sunday Activities         

Wednesday, October 9                                 Regular Wednesday Activities

Saturday, October 12                1:00 p.m.     Fellowship Hall Reserved

Sunday, October 13                                      Regular Sunday Activities

                                                  1:00 p.m.     Church Picnic

                                                  2:30 p.m.     VIP Nursing Home Service

Wednesday, October 16                               Regular Wednesday Activities

Thursday, October 17                                   Seniors Fellowship

Saturday, October 19                6:00 p.m.     Family Night at Godfrey Corn Maze

Sunday, October 20                                      Regular Sunday Activities

                                                  5:30 p.m.     Potluck Fellowship

                                                  6:15 p.m.     Quarterly Church Business Meeting

Wednesday, October 23           6:30 p.m.     Trunk or Treat

Sunday, October 27                                      Regular Sunday Activities

Wednesday, October 30                               No Team Kid


Regular Wednesday Adult Activities