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July 11, 2019
Wednesday Night Prayer Gatherings
Join the West Park church family for two special nights of prayer on July 17 and 24. Searching for godly men to be our church Elders is a major job and requires the intentional prayers of God's people. Come to The Hub to learn what the Bible says Elders must be and do, to be instructed how to pray for them, and to pray! Refreshments and fellowship will follow in The Hub cafe.
When: July 17 & 24
Time: 6:30pm 
Childcare: Available through age 10 years 
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Back-to-School Backpack Drive
Summer isn't quite over yet but it won't be long before school begins again. Our Backpack Drive is a way to provide children in our community with a very specific need, supplies to kick off their school year. Here's how you can help. Stop by the Welcome Center to pick up a supply list (below), go shopping, returned filled backpack on or before Sunday, August 4 to the Welcome Center. Donated backpacks will be distributed through our Bread of Life Food Pantry and CedarBrook Outreach.

Thank you for making a difference in our community!

Supply List
1 pair Fiskars scissors
2 boxes Crayola crayons (24ct)
1 box color markers washable classic colors
1 box color pencils
4 glue sticks
2 dry erase markers 
1 highlighter
2 pink pearl #2 pencils
1 Wide-rule notebook paper
1 Wide-rule composition notebook 
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Awana Volunteer Opportunity
Kids today are facing some really hard challenges. Our Awana program provides kids with Biblical truths and a firm foundation that you can be a part of. God is doing amazing things with our kids. Be a part of the excitement.

Stop by the information table on Sunday mornings, July 14 & 21, to get more information and/or sign up to serve. If you would like more information about how you can be a part of what God is doing in the lives of children, contact Lisa Newsome at lnewsome@westparkbaptist.org

Awana leader training
When: Sunday, August 11
Time: 12:30-3:00pm (lunch will be served) 

Awana registration begins Sunday, July 14.
Sonlight Today - July
Sonlight Today Devotionals
The devotional, Sonlight Today, is available in the Welcome Center and Front Lobby. There is no charge, but donations for these guides go to support the ministry of CedarBrook Outreach.
Updated Church Directories
The updated church directories are now available by contacting the church office during normal business hours. Each family who had their pictures taken by the directory photographers will receive one free directory. All other directories cost $5 each.
Acting/Writing Summer Workshop For Adults
Playwright, Director, and Professor Lisa Soland will lead a week-long actor/writer summer workshop through CedarBrook Outreach. The week will conclude with a performance of the original work being presented to an invited audience on Friday. Scholarships are available based on need. To sign up, send a resume to Lisa Soland at lisasoland@gmail.com. Space is limited in order to maximize the experience.
When: Monday-Friday, June 22-26
Time: 6:00-8:30pm
Where: The Hub
Cost: $100/person 
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Tech for Life Computer Classes
Cutting the Cord: The End of Huge TV Bills!
Learn how to stop the drain on your wallet from cable/satellite television provider.  We'll discuss how to use free to low cost alternatives, like free Over the Air Television, and streaming options.
When:
 Thursday, July 11
Time:
 5:30pm potluck, class follows at 6:00pm 
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The Hub on Wednesday Nights
Attention Students! Wednesday night activities will continue all summer in The Hub! All upcoming Middle School and High School students can participate in the fun every Wednesday from 6:30-8:00pm. Come join us!

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Tech Help
Tech Help Saturday
Need help with your computer or electronic device? Bring it to Tech Help Saturday. Join us for coffee, to talk tech, and to learn something new. First come, first served.
When: First Saturday of the month, August 3
Time: 10:00am-noon
Where: Building B, Room 1 
Contact: www.tech-for-life.com or call 865-888-0511
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Student Groups Kick-off
Students! Groups and 633 Kick-Off Events
We will kick off Student Group Ministry with a yummy breakfast before students head into their groups! Groups begin on Sunday August 11, and will continue throughout the school year.
When: Sunday, August 11
Time: 9:30am
Where: The Hub



Student Luau kickoff
633 Luau Kick-Off

All students in grades 6-12! Join us at our 633 Luau Kick-Off!
When: Wednesday, August 14
Time: 6:30pm
Where: The Hub

Ongoing...ongoing

Renewal Ministry
The Gathering
Ready to grow? Why not take the next step and join a Growth Group?



GriefShare

Tuesdays at 6:30pm
beginning September 10, 2019
Details & Registation


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CBO "Wild About Reading" 
CedarBrook has two summer lunch feeding programs, one at Natures Cove on Bakertown Road and one at The Pines on Francis Road. This year we will be adding a reading initiative to encourage the children to keep reading. If you would be willing to volunteer one hour a week to listen to a child read, we need you. If your business or office would like to sign up for one or more reading opportunities over the summer, we would love to designate a day! Example: today's reading buddies are from Doorway Service and Solutions. 
When: Monday-Wednesday, June 3-July 24
Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

Please complete this form if you are interested in serving, or stop by the CedarBrook Outreach table in the Welcome Center.
ESL Serving Opportunities
Are you interested in teaching ESL? We have serving opportunities for both youth and adult classes. ESL classes will be on Tuesdays, starting August 13, from 6:30-8:00pm, as well as at other locations at various times. For more information about serving in the adult classes, contact Mike Gathman at 865-210-2520 or bbqmikeg@gmail.com. For information about serving in the youth classes, contact Allison Chaney at allison@cedarbrookoutreach.org.
ESL Classes/Registration
Registration dates for ESL Fall 2019 are July 30 and August 1st, 6th, & 8th. Cost for adults is $25-$40 (prices are based on the book level purchased). No cost for kids ESL. Signs will posted pointing you to the registration area.

ESL Classes begin Tuesday, August 13 at 6:30pm.
CBO Gift Cards
This summer, CedarBrook will hold a Feeding Program and we want everyone to be able to eat! Please consider donating gift cards for Sam's Club, Walmart, and/or Little Caesars Pizza. Drop gift cards off at the box in the Children's Center.
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Volunteer Opportunity - Bread of Life
On the first Tuesday of every month, West Park's Bread of Life Food Pantry gets a delivery from Second Harvest Food Bank. Volunteers are needed to help unload the truck. The task involves light to moderate lifting. If you are available to help this Second Harvest team once a month, email tcage@westparkbaptist.org. Men and women are welcome. This is a great opportunity for students who need volunteer hours.
When: The first Tuesday of every month
Time: 3:00pm 
Volunteer Opportunity - Nursery 
Help us pour into these tiny little lives. Even if you are able to volunteer just once a month, please contact Bonnie at btinker@westparkbaptist.org to find out where/when help is needed most.
Volunteer Opportunity - Security Team
The Security Team is looking for new members. Prior military or law enforcement experience is preferred. If you are interested in serving on the Security Team, please contact Brian Wallace at bwallace1446@knology.net.
Volunteer Opportunity - Medical Team
Attention physicians, nurses, EMS personnel or first responders! We are in need of 2-3 more team members to help on the West Park medical team. If you are active or retired in any medical field and know CPR and AED procedures, we need you. Team members serve one Sunday a month or less depending on the size of the team. For more information please contact Dennis Reedy at 865-712-8577 (call or text) or email at dlreedy1@juno.com. 
9:30 & 11:00am


  

Attendance - 7/7/2019
Worship
Sunday morning groups
Groups
 

839
569
61

Offering - 7/7/2019
General Fund
Global Missions
Community Care
Building Fund
Benevolence
CedarBrook Outreach

$56,211
$545
$60
$564
$135
$208
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