The Blog (Page 3)

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Church Life

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Monday January 28, 2019 UPDATE View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/1ad49b0ee01d/cxj4o4jpo8?e=6706db6359) Effort Family, In the bulletin and video announcements yesterday, we announced a Town Hall meeting to approve the Right of Way sale to VDOT for the construction of the traffic circle at Routes 53 and 618, as well as some updates…

The Pulse – 1/25/2019

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/809d581fe07a/the-pulse-2935157?e=6706db6359) Good afternoon! We are so excited to be hosting IF:Local on Feb. 8-9th in the sanctuary building. We will be joining the IF:Gathering in TX with thousands of other women from around the world for a time of encouragement, worship,…

Volunteers Needed

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Friday January 25, 2019 NEWS View This Email In Your Browser (us2.campaign-archive.com/?e=6706db6359&u=55bc224aced3f0c7f2e3e1952&id=b3fd282805) We need your help on Saturdays at Upward. This is a great opportunity to give back to our community! Youth and adults can sign up here:…

Early Durham Services

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Thursday January 24, 2019 NEWS View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/72fc08e7c4af/early-durham-services?e=6706db6359) Doni Ahearn’s Father, Howard E. “Early” Durham, 98, peacefully passed away at home on Lake Monticello January 21, 2019. Early was born on the family farm in Woodridge, VA, to John R. “Jack” Durham and Lillian…

Urgent Clothing Needs

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Saturday January 23, 2019 MISSIONS View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/8cf52d816a4c/urgent-clothing-needs?e=6706db6359) Effort Family, Carrie Kerwick, Director of the Central VA Baptist Association Clothing Center, has sent the following requests: * Most Critical: We have an extremely low stock of men’s shirts and pants. We need…

The Pulse – 1/18/2019

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/7322c034324a/the-pulse-2934033?e=6706db6359) Good afternoon. Plan to join us tomorrow for the men’s breakfast at 8am. We are having the event at the Dogwood because Upward Basketball is in the gym. This is a great opportunity to invite a friend and neighbor to come…

Church Life

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Wednesday January 16, 2019 NEWS View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/5d469a943454/u1ove0ldae?e=6706db6359) NEW WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDIES TOMORROW! The next Thursday Women’s Bible Study will be “Believing Jesus” by Lisa Harper, which explores the book of Acts, and starts on January 17th. This study facilitated…

Sunday Service Update

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Saturday January 12, 2019 NEWS View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/40934f424dc2/sunday-service-update?e=6706db6359) Effort Family, After consulting with leadership and emergency service personnel, we’ve decided to cancel all Sunday activities for tomorrow, Jan. 13th. The bulk of the snow is scheduled to arrive during the…

The Pulse – 1/11/2019

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/5d3bebe23bbb/the-pulse?e=6706db6359) Good afternoon, EBC family. Here are a few notes for the new year: – Our monthly prayer dinner has moved to Thursday, Jan. 17th at 5:30pm in the Sanctuary Fellowship Room. These will now take place on the third Thursday of the…

The Pulse – 1/4/2019

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/a57387a810fa/the-pulse-2929141?e=6706db6359) Good afternoon Effort family. I hope you had a spiritually rich and restful Christmas season. It’s time to start looking forward to God’s work in 2019. The best way to start off the new year is by worshiping God with your church…

The Pulse – 12/21/2018

The Pulse – Connect with the heartbeat of Effort. View this email in your browser (mailchi.mp/72a116e54e3a/the-pulse-2928141?e=6706db6359) Hey EBC family. Christmas is almost here! Join us this Sunday for the conclusion of our Advent series and we are very excited about the Christmas Eve service at 5:30pm on the 24th. People are likely to come to church if they…

Church Council Meeting

Est. 1861 Effort Church ChurchLife Saturday December 20, 2018 NEWS View This Email In Your Browser (mailchi.mp/f9306b0910f4/church-council-meeting?e=6706db6359) This evening’s Church Council meeting has been cancelled as we prepare for Christmas. The Next meeting is January 17th at 7:00PM in the Fellowship Room of the Sanctuary. 7820 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy Palmyra,…