October 18, 2020
"For we did not follow cleverly devised stories when we told you about the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ in power, but we were eyewitness of his majesty ."
2 Peter 1:16
7 pm - Youth Power Hour! (online)
COVID 19 RESPONSE
BWBC has continued to CANCEL all in-person worship services and activities.
Please continue to take the care and precautions that are highly recommended.
Pastor Sneed & Church Leadership Team
BWBC is scheduled to assist Many Helping Hands with serving the Homeless on Thursday, October 29. Due to Covid-19, we will prepare to-go meals. We need at least 5 volunteers from our church to serve approximately 100 people. We will serve from 5:00 pm until 6:00 pm. Meals will be distributed in the breezeway as guests arrive, signs will be posted. We need 4 cases of water, grocery bags, and desserts. Prepackaged desserts are preferred. For those who are available to serve and/or have questions, please contact Tonya Young at 972-322-7940. Please arrive at The Good Sheppard Lutheran Church, 2620 W Grauwyler Rd, Irving, TX, at 4:30 p.m, if you're able.
Let's all come together for a different kind of Light it up for Jesus on Saturday at 6:30 pm. We will light up the screen for a Drive-In Movie night in the BWBC Parking lot. ALL Families are invited to come to watch a movie, eat hot dogs, popcorn and of course, the night will end with each child receiving a BIG bag of candy. Can't wait to see everyone. Remember social distancing requirements will still be in place. But the fun we will have can not be replaced.
BWBC Veterans! In honor of Veteran's Day 2020 please send in one of your military pictures. No later than Nov 4th! Include your name, branch of service, and rank at retirement. You may include a current picture also! Send to email@example.com ! If you have any questions - please call our church office at 972-790-8421. Thank you for your service!
The Holiday Season is rapidly approaching and The "WOVEN" Ministry is busy preparing for our annual Angel Tree Ministry that provides under resourced families with Christmas gifts for their children. If you or someone you know needs help, please complete an Angel Tree Form for each child in need. Forms are located in the church office or on the Woven Ministry page.
Please complete your forms and return by November 7, 2020.
Call Diane Taylor at 469-955-3088 or Dianner Vernon at 214-288-0697 if you have questions or problems locating the forms.
The Ishmael Project is Many Helping Hands Ministry and BWBC in partnership to help the homeless with critical need items. Drop off items at the church. Items in need include socks, boxer shorts, blankets, underwear, coats, sweaters, tents. Call the church office at 972-790-8421 to donate and to drop off items. Thanks for your generosity!
Food Pantry Ministry
11 am -1 pm. BWBC community drive-thru food distribution. Monthly, every 1st and 3rd Saturday. Food distributed first come - first served as supplies last. No registration required! Come and be blessed.
For more information call our church office at 972-790-8421 or see Sis Jackie Arkadie
WOVEN Ministry (Women) - ZOOM Meeting
You're invited to the BWBC Woven Ministries Monthly Meeting.
Monthly Meeting is every 1st Monday of the Month from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
WarCry is every Monday except the 1st Monday of the Month from 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Feel free to share the invite with other BWBC Women.
If you would like to use the Ben Washington Zoom platform for your meetings, please contact Deacon Raphael Washington at to schedule your meeting. You will be given information to access Zoom and communicate to your team.
Attention Sunday School!!
We are on Zoom on Sundays @ 9:45 am
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or the ZOOM app
Meeting ID: 835-7158-2462
No app! no problem!
Dial-in only : 346-248-7799
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Don’t forget to view lesson information on our Sunday School page.
Young Adult Ladies
All young ladies (18-35) are invited to the BWBC Young Ladies Sunday School Class - Sundays at 12:00 pm. Join us as we study the Power of our Words and the impact we have. Please contact Vicki Garrett for the admission link to the class.
BWBC Community Board
Family Promise Ministry Volunteers
BWBC partners with Family Promise of Irving, a faith-based non-profit ministry, that supports families who are experiencing homelessness as they search for new jobs, undergo job training, and obtain permanent housing. BWBC provides lodging, meals, and transportation for the families during their time of need throughout the year.
Please see Sis Jackie Arkadie for more info or to volunteer
Many Helping Hands Ministry Volunteers
BWBC supports Many Helping Hands, a Christian based non-profit organization that is changing the lives of the homeless community one meal at a time. The weekly Thursday Night Feed serves over 100 homeless people. BWBC alternates service with other churches to provide a hot meal. They also provide clothing, hygiene items, coats, blankets, and other seasonal items. In addition, hair cuts, weekly Bible study, and support groups are offered. Next date - April 30th & July 30th.
For more information, go to - https://www.manyhelpinghands.org
or contact our BWBC Liaison, Tonya Young.
REMINDER: Ministry Branch leaders please submit an Activity Request Form to the Office Administrator BEFORE your planned event. This will help with the overbooking of rooms and inform those attending where you are. Activity Request Forms are located under the Members tab.