Upcoming Events

 

Download the February 18, 2018 Bulletin Here.
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPCOMING EVENTS

Attention Church Founding Families
If you are part of a founding family of TVCOG, please mark your blue card.

Lenten Bible Studies
All are invited to attend a 6-week Bible study over the Lenten season beginning the week of Ash Wednesday. Mark your blue card as to which group you would like to attend. The starting dates are listed below.

-Pastor Melissa @ Tudor’s Biscuit World in Winfield – 2/15 at 8:30AM
-Pastor Larry Hammett @ their home – 2/15 at 7PM
-Pastor Megan @ their home –2/18 at 6PM
-Pastor Bill Runyon @ their home – 2/18 at 6PM
-Pastor Jed @ Mayberry’s in Hurricane – 2/19 at 11AM

Amazon Smile Program
Do you shop on Amazon?  Did you know if you register with their “smile” program and list Teays Valley Church of God as your charity of choice, they will give .5% of your proceeds to TVCOG?  It only takes a moment to register, and once you do, all future purchases will automatically result in money for TVCOG.  Just google:  Amazon and smile and you will be directed to the sign up page!  Thanks, Amazon, and thanks, TVCOG for taking advantage of this incredible offer!

TVCOG is on the Move!
It is hard to believe that we are this close to moving to the new facility one mile east of here, but it is fast approaching! We are planning our first service at 185 Connection Point Drive on March 18th! We have a lot to prepare, and we will need a lot of help from all of you. We would love donations of good moving boxes and packing materials, and you can begin bringing them in now. We will only have one week to transition from one place to the other, so please take a look at the following schedule to see where you can help. If you are available to help before these dates, please indicate it on your blue card.

Mon, March 12 – 9:00AM – 9:00PM Packing boxes
Tue, March 13 – Noon – 9:00PM Packing boxes
Wed, March 14 – Noon – 9:00PM Moving
Thurs, March 15 – 9AM – 9PM Unpacking / Organizing
Fri, March 16 – 9:00AM- 9:00PM Unpacking / Organizing

We need Trucks and Trailers!
If you have a truck and/or a trailer that could be used for our move the week of March 12th, Please sign up at the Welcome Desk for days and times that you are available. Thank you!

Annual Giving Statements
You have received your annual giving statements by now so if you have not received yours yet or have a question regarding your statement, please email Ralph Jones at financials@tvcog.org or call the church office at 304-757-9222. Thank you for your faithful giving.

Senior Adult Chartered Bus Trips to Wohlfahrt Haus Dinner Theatre
There are two, one-day trips planned for 2018. Please mark your calendars now and watch for more information in upcoming bulletins. You may also contact Ruby Cravens at 304-757-7171 with any questions.
Saturday, July 28th – “One Nation Under God”
Saturday, November 10th – “A Wohlfahrt Haus Christmas”

Ash Wednesday Drama Rehearsal – 02/13
If you are interested in being part of a short drama that has non-speaking roles on Ash Wednesday, please mark your blue card.  There will be a rehearsal on Tuesday, February 13th at 7:30PM.  Ash Wednesday is February 14th.

Ash Wednesday Service – 02/14
Please be sure to join us this Wednesday for a special Ash Wednesday service. The service will begin at 6:45PM in the sanctuary.

CWC Soup Sale Fundraiser – 02/18
Stop in the lobby following both services on Sunday, February 18th for a variety of soups and crackers to-go! No shopping, no cooking, no expensive restaurants! Delicious homemade soup for just $3 per bowl.

Manly Meal – 02/20
All men are invited to attend the monthly Manly Meal at Fat Patty’s in Teays Valley on Tuesday, February 20th. Come for a time of food and fellowship!

Young at Heart – 02/21
All those 55 and over are invited to come for our monthly luncheon on Wednesday, February 21st at noon in the Student Center. Please bring a generous dish to share. Our speaker is Debbie Jones.

Ladies’ Game Night – 02/22
All ladies are welcome to join us for food, games and fun on Thursday, February 22nd from 6:30PM – 9:00PM in the Student Center. Bring your favorite game and appetizer to share.

Smiling Rock Event – 02/24
All are welcome to come from 10AM-12PM to paint rocks for our outreach ministry! All supplies will be provided! Children are welcome and must be accompanied by an adult.

Spring “Come Together” Building Fund Offering – 03/18
We will be receiving our Spring building fund offering on our first Sunday in our new building.  We have a goal of $50,000 for this offering which will be in honor and celebration of God’s favor to allow us to all come together under one roof to worship in His name.  Please pray about how you can participate in this historic offering. All amounts are to His glory!

Sunday School and Family Worship – 03/18
There will be NO Sunday School on our first Sunday in our new building on March 18th.  We will, however, be giving tours of the building during Sunday School and will be explaining the new check-in system to all parents of nursery, preschool and elementary parents.  In addition, all children grades Kindergarten through Fifth Grade will be in the main service with their parents so that we can celebrate all together during our first Sunday.  We will still have nursery and preschool care that morning.  

Sidewalk Prophets Tickets on sale now! – 04/27 at TVCOG!
Tickets starting at $10 and you can purchase them NOW at https://tinyurl.com/SWP-SD-SCOTT-DEPOT-WV.

**We need the following volunteers for the concert.
– 10 for unloading (Must be able to lift 50 lbs) 8:30AM-2:00PM
– 10 for loading (must be able to lift 50 lbs)  9:30PM-1:00AM
– 4 parking attendants (5:00PM-11PM)
– 4 merchandise and Compassion table workers 5:00PM-11:00PM
– 2 personal drivers/runners 8:30AM-11:00PM. (Must be 21, have a good driving record and have a vehicle that seats at least 7).
Mark your blue card to sign up.

YOUTH MOVE MINISTRIES

Easter Egg Fundraiser – Donations and Volunteers Needed
We would appreciate donations of JIF Peanut Butter, Imperial Margarine, and powered sugar for our annual Easter Egg fundraiser. Please start now and place your donations at the Youth Booth in the East lobby.

We are looking for any adults that would be interested in mixing and molding Easter eggs during the day during the week of March 4th. Please mark your blue cards if you available.

Some Changes Are Coming – Please Take Note!
There will be some time changes for the Student Ministry when we get into the new facility. Youth Sunday school class will begin at 9:00AM on Sundays in the Student Ministry room. The Youth Cafe and Student Center will open at 5:30PM, with worship beginning at 6:45PM. We will no longer serve full meals to students before service on Wednesday nights, however small snacks and drinks will be available for purchase at our youth cafe.

KIDS POINT

Worship Leaders Needed!
Calling all Youth and 4th-5th grade students! We need those interested in helping lead worship for our elementary students. This will be a once a month commitment and we will have weekly practices on Wednesdays from 6:00-6:30 PM. Please sign-up on your blue card or contact Pastor Megan.

Volunteer Meeting – TODAY
Attention ALL children’s ministry volunteers! We are having an informational meeting regarding our new structure for our new building today at 12:15PM in the Green Room. If you attended the meeting last Wednesday, you do not need to attend this meeting.

February Outreach – Donations Due 2/18
Every month in our children’s ministry we strive to have an outreach event. This month, we are asking all children to donate hand warmers and packets of hot chocolate to give to our policemen and firefighters in our community. All of these items are due by Wednesday, February 18th.

Family Bowling Event – 02/25
Calling ALL families! We are putting on a family bowling event for your family on February 25th, from 1:00PM – 3:00PM at Town n Country Lanes in Nitro. We will cover the cost for bowling, but all participants will be responsible for shoe rental and food. Please sign up on your blue card.

Family Carnival – 04/28
This Spring, we are having a family carnival in our new building on April 28th from 10:00AM-12:30PM. This event will be in place of our Easter Egg hunt. It will be a fun-filled spring event with inflatables, face painting, food, and more for our community. However, we need your help to make this event happen! If you are interested in volunteering please sign up on your blue card!

Have a question?

Please contact any of our ministry leaders with any questions.

Lead Pastor
Pastor Melissa Pratt
Melissa@tvcog.org
Connections Pastor
Pastor Thom Pratt
thom@tvcog.org
Worship & Arts Pastor
Pastor Mandy Bohm
mandy@tvcog.org
Youth Pastor
Pastor Jed Worline
Jed@tvcog.org
Children’s Pastor
Pastor Megan Cloninger
megan@tvcog.org
Support Ministries Pastor
Pastor Brenda Kraft
Brenda@tvcog.org
Financial Secretary
Ralph Jones
financials@tvcog.org