CHRISTMAS IN AUGUST
During the month of August, we will be collecting your cans/jars filled with coins that you have been saving for the Christmas in August project. If you have not yet picked up a can to fill, you may fill a can/jar of your own. You may begin turning your money in now. All money should be turned in by the end of August. The donations will be sent Hope Tree Family Services (formerly Children’s Home) in Salem, Virginia.
HILL’S FOURTH OF JULY PICNIC
The FOURTH OF JULY PICNIC for the residents at Hill’s is Saturday, July 8th from 10:00am until noon. Southside will supply the hot dogs and hamburgers. If you would like, bring a side dish/dessert to share and come out and enjoy the food, fun and fellowship with the residents.
The “65th” Anniversary of Southside Baptist is approaching. Plans are now being made by the Homecoming Committee. The Homecoming will be held on October 8th. Sunday School will begin at 9:45am and Morning Worship at 11:00am that day only. Dinner will follow the Morning Worship Service.
SPECIAL CALLED BUSINESS MEETING
There will be a Special Called Business Meeting on Wednesday, July 5th at 6:30pm for the purpose of voting to upgrade the sound system in the Sanctuary.
The Quarterly Business Meeting will be held on July 26th at 6:30 pm. All committees will be called on for reports.
FALL FESTIVAL MEETING
The Fall Festival Committee will meet again on Tuesday, July 25th at 7:00pm.
37th ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY PARADE AND PICNIC
Enjoy a Fourth of July tradition in South Norfolk, The event features a parade, entertainment, food, games and paddleboat rides, children’s crafts and family fun. The event is presented by the South Norfolk Civic league and Parks, Recreation and Tourism. The parade begins at 10:00am. Picnic in the Park begins at 11:00am.
World Changers will be in Chesapeake July 18-21. There will be about 250 youth and their leaders coming to give their time to help with repairing homes. Host churches are needed to supply lunches. Contact Terri Nelson757-439-8908 or firstname.lastname@example.org or George Garnett 757-651-7235 or email@example.com
FALL FREE FOR ALL
We will have a FALL FREE FOR ALL on September 23, 2017 from 9:00am -2:00pm. Start cleaning out those closets. Once again, we need clothes, shoes and food.
SOUTHSIDE ANNIVERSARY COFFEE MUGS
Do you want a “limited” edition Southside Anniversary coffee mug? We are asking for a $5.00 donation per mug which covers the cost of your mug and another mug we’ll give to a Church visitor. If you aren’t able to give a donation, let us know. See Lyn Carroll, Margie Davenport or Debbie Davenport. Thank you.