Announcements

Announcements

We know that you’re busy and often miss announcements each week. That’s why we provide a one-stop-shop for all announcements at the church. Scroll through all the latest details about events and opportunities at your convenience. 
 
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General

 
ANSWERS IN GENESIS CONFERENCE // AUGUST 18 & 19
Dr. Terry Mortensen with Answers in Genesis is speaking on August 18 in the morning services and in two different evening sessions at 4:30 pm and 6:00 pm; refreshments will be provided in between. There are two additional sessions on Monday, August 19 at 6:00 pm and 7:15 pm. Join us for this free event as Dr. Mortensen tackles various topics including creation, evolution, and the lies permeating our culture.
 
LEBANON COMBINED ELECTIVE // AUGUST 14
Join us Wednesday, August 14, at 7:00 pm in Korea for our combined elective, Lebanon: Loving Their Enemies. There will be a time of prayer and focus on our missionaries and the unreached peoples of the world, specifically, the country of Lebanon.
 
FALL LIFE TRAINING ELECTIVES, A TERM // AUGUST 21
Electives have a new schedule! They will now be 7 weeks long. The first session (A Term) for fall electives begins Wednesday, August 21, at 7:00 pm and will run until October 2. Visit hbclynchburg.com/lte for information.
 
CHECKPOINT & COMMON GROUND // AUGUST 25
Our next Checkpoint and Common Ground is on August 25 at 6:00 pm! Men meet in Korea (M114) to hear from Jeremy J., our guest speaker. Women meet in the Sr. High Room (M150) to hear Charissa J., our guest speaker. Coffee is served at 5:15 pm.
 
UPCOMING 10:31 NIGHTS // SEPTEMBER 1 & 15 September 1 and 15 are 10:31 Nights; there are no evening services on campus these nights.
 
MEMBERSHIP CLASS
If you would like to learn more about our church or are considering membership, join us for New Connections, our membership class. This six-week class taught by Pastor Nathan will introduce you to Heritage’s core beliefs. Registration is now open for the Fall 2019 class! Please follow the link to sign up!   REGISTER NOW!
 
 
 

Counseling Ministries

 
GRIEFSHARE // AUGUST 24-NOVEMBER 23
Our next session of GriefShare is starting soon! If you have lost a loved one, you don’t have to walk through grief alone. Join us for GriefShare on Saturdays at 10:00 am in the church library starting August 24. Email lberb@hbclynchburg.com with questions.
 
DIVORCECARE // SEPTEMBER 10 For those who are divorced or separated, DivorceCare will meet on Tuesdays starting September 10 at 6:00 pm in the church library. If you have questions, email lberb@hbclynchburg.com.
 
CELEBRATE RECOVERY // TUESDAYS
Join us every Tuesday at 7:00 pm in the Sr. High Room for Celebrate Recovery and learn about how God can help you overcome your hurts, habits, and hang-ups. We begin the evening with a time of worship and either a lesson or testimony, followed by small groups and a time of fellowship. Visit hbclynchburg.com/gracecare-groups or email celebraterecovery@hbclynchburg.com for more information.
 
MARRIAGE MENTORING AVAILABLE
Do you feel like your marriage might benefit from being mentored by godly married couple? We invite you to join our marriage mentoring program by Matt and Pam Loehr, based on the book Love and Respect by Dr. Eggerich. Marriage mentoring is a powerful method of equipping couples with the resources they need to strengthen their marriages. For more information or to be connected with a marriage mentor, email Leanna at lberb@hbclynchburg.com.
 

Student Ministries

 
NEW TO HBC?
Are you new to HBC and have a student who is entering 7th-12th grade but not in our Student Ministries? Come check us out on Sundays at 9:30 am and Wednesdays at 7:00 pm in the youth area. Stop by the Student Info Center or email studentministries@hbclynchburg.com to learn more and sign up for our weekly 411 emails.om
 

Kid’s Ministry

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AWANA REGISTRATION
Visit hbclynburg.churchcenter.com/registrations.. Select Awana and click register. Enter your phone number and the verification number you receive. Then simply register your children! Then simply register your children! If you want to make your payment by cash or check, then visit the Awana Help Desk down the Youth hallway by the Awana Room.
 
NURSERY AND PRESCHOOL SWITCH // AUGUST 18
We have some exciting news! On Sunday, August 18, we will switch the locations of the nursery and preschool. This means that birth-24 months will be in South America (under the chapel). Older 2’s-Kindergarten will now be located in Africa (downstairs below the International Plaza). Stay tuned to our Adventure Kids facebook page and your email for more details about room locations and assignments. If you have questions, contact Zanna Warner at zmwarner@hbclynchburg.com.
 
CAREGIVERS FOR SPECIAL NEEDS MINISTRY
Do you have a heart for special needs children and their families? We are currently building a team of compassionate caregivers who can help provide additional support to children who attend our children’s ministry classes. If you or someone you know may be interested contact us today at children@hbclynchburg.com for details.
 

Worship Ministries

 
 
WORSHIP CHOIR REHEARSALS // WEDNESDAYS Rehearsals have begun and are every Wednesday from 7:00-8:30 pm in the Choir Room backstage. If you like to sing, please join us. No audition necessary!
 
USHERS NEEDED We are recruiting ushers to greet at the Worship Center entrances and collect offertory for the 9:30 and 11:00 am services. Ushers should be available to serve one to two Sundays a month in one service. Email music@hbclynchburg.com for details.
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Women’s Ministries

 
FALL WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY // SEPTEMBER 10 Join us Tuesdays starting September 10 from 9:30-11:30 am in Korea (M114) for Jen Wilkin’s study through Genesis, God of Creation. Books are sold in class for $14. Childcare (including homeschoolers) is provided free of charge. For details and to register, visit hbclynchburg.com/women.
 

Senior Adult Ministries

 
SENIOR MEN’S FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST // AUGUST 28 Join us Wednesday, August 28, at 8:30 am at Famous Anthony’s on Wards Road for fellowship and encouragement. Breakfast costs $5-$10. For information, call Jim Tucker at 434-851-3113.
 
YAH FELLOWSHIP LUNCHEON // SEPTEMBER 4 This luncheon is a Hawaiian Luau theme in the International Plaza. Come for refreshments at 9:30 am with laughs and entertainment to follow.
 

Global Ministries

 
SHORT-TERM MISSIONS TRIP // NOVEMBER 18-30
Surprisingly, one of the largest unreached people groups is located in a country with religious freedom. Travel to South Asia over your Thanksgiving holiday (November 18-30) and participate in diverse medical, theological, and relief ministries. Interact with and interview members of the suffering church and engage with followers of Islam and Hinduism to better understand their obstacles to the gospel. For more information about this trip, scholarship opportunities, or the application process, visit hbclynchburg.com/stmt. The application deadline is August 18, so apply today!
 
MISSIONS CONFERENCE // OCTOBER 20-27
Save the dates for this year’s Missions Conference from October 20-27! Our guest speakers are Nik Ripken, author of Insanity of God, and Dave J., missionary to the Middle East. Check out hbclynchburg.com/mc for more details about the conference as they become available.
 
NEXT STEPS IN MISSIONS
Are you interested in being a sent missionary of Heritage Baptist Church? Visit the website at hbclynchburg.com/mdp to learn more about our Missionary Development Process. Call the Global Ministries office to set up an appointment and discuss possibilities for you.
 

Local Outreach

 
 
OCC TESTIMONY AND WORKSHOPS // AUGUST 24
Come on Saturday, August 24, from 9:00-11:00 am to the Sr. High Room to hear the personal story of an OCC shoebox recipient. Attend a workshop and make a craft to include in a shoebox.
 
SPORTS OUTREACH SOCCER CUB // SEPTEMBER 9-OCTOBER 7 Soccer Club is for kids K-5th grade and will meet weekly on Mondays starting September 9 at 6:00 pm in the Gym. Register for free online at sportsoutreach.net/clubs.
 
SPORTS OUTREACH GOLF OUTING // SEPTEMBER 19
The Golf Outing is at the Boonsboro Country Club on Thursday, September 19, at 1:00 pm. Put together a team with some friends! Proceeds help support the ministry. For more information or to register, visit sogolf.dojiggy.com
 
GRACEFULL FITNESS // MONDAYS 
Gracefull Fitness is a free Refit-themed workout for ladies that meets on Mondays AT 6:00 -7:30 pm in the Awana room. Each workout is followed by a devotional. Please invite your friends to come with you to this fun, high-energy workout. Email outreach@hbclynchburg.com if you have any questions. 
 
GIVE ONE GET ONE // SUNDAYS
Each Sunday Give One Get One provides you with an opportunity to reach out to friends, neighbors, and co-workers! Panera Bread freely supplies us with their breads and pastries for us to give away to others. The holidays are great times to share the love of Christ! Stop by the window of the Oasis kitchen after services on Sunday mornings to pick up some goodies to share and enjoy.
 
FOOD PANTRY DONATIONS
The food pantry is in need of all nonperishable items, but especially canned vegetables, fruits, and soups. Donations can be dropped off in the baskets provided at most entrances. 
Donations can be dropped off in the baskets provided at most entrances.

Technical Operations

 
TECH TEAM SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
We are looking for video directors, camera operators, and screen operators to volunteer for our various ministries. Positions in these areas require minimal experience. To find out more, check out hbclynchburg.com/techops or email tech@hbclynchburg.com for more information.
 
 
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