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2017

BAPTISMS 2017

WE SERVE A GREAT, ALMIGHTY, AND LOVING GOD!

 

What a great way to start the new year of 2017!

 

Serena Keen was baptized into Christ on a late Sunday night on Jan. 01, 2017 for the forgiveness of her sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirt.

 

On Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 we had three more baptisms. John David Mullins, Sara Ratliff, and Larry Copeland were baptized into Christ for the forgiveness of their sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

 

George and Robin Cuneo placed their membership on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 with the congregation here at Macedonia to help with the work of the Lord here at Macedonia.

 

Please keep all these in your prayers as they begin their new walk with God.

 

Watch the video of John David, Sara, and Larry as they are buried with Christ and raised to walk a new life.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

 

We had two baptisms at the end of our morning worship service on Sunday, April 23. Teresa Matney and Jack Bowers came forward to be baptized into Christ and to receive remission of their sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep these two in your prayers as they begin their new walk with God.

We serve a great and almighty God!

The angels in heaven were rejoicing!

 

Dale Stoots was baptized into Christ during the morning worship service on Sunday, June 18, 2017 for the remission of his sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep Dale in your prayers as he begins his new walk with God.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

 

Amelia Evans was baptized into Christ during the morning worship service on Sunday, August 20, 2017 for the remission of her sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep this young sister, Amelia in your prayers as she begins her new walk with God.

Amelia is the daughter of Don & Bambi Evans.

Wow! We serve a great and loving God!

 

Mark & Wendy Horn, Shirley Hill, and Denver Dye came forward during our morning worship service on Sunday, October 08, 2017 to confess and accept Christ as their personal savior and to be baptized into Christ for the forgiveness of their sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep each of these in your prayers as they begin their new walk with God.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

 

Dustin "Dusty" Harless was baptized into Christ for the remission of his sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit at the end of the recent Men's Winter Retreat held on Sat., Feb. 11, 2017.

Please keep Dusty in your prayers as he begins his walk with God.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

 

Carolyn Stoots was baptized into Christ during the morning worship service on Sunday, June 04, 2017.

Also, Patsy Cook placed her fellowship with Macedonia at the same service.

 

Please keep our two dear sisters in your prayers as they begin their service to God here at Macedonia.

The angels in heaven were rejoicing!

 

Isaac Brooks was baptized into Christ during the morning worship service on Sunday, July 16, 2017 for the remission of his sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep this young man, Issac in your prayers as he begins his new walk with God.

The angels in heaven were rejoicing!

 

Lisa Fleming was baptized into Christ on Sunday, September 17, 2017 during the morning worship service for the remission of her sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

Please keep our new sister in your prayers as she starts her new walk with God.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

 

Linda Dye was baptized into Christ for the forgiveness of sins and to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit on Sunday night September 24, 2017.


Some of the men of the Church brought the portable baptistery to her hospital room and we were able to help her into a new life in Christ. Thanks to the men who helped, may God bless you.

 

Pray for Linda as she is still struggles with her physical needs.

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Other News in 2017...

Record Attendance...

An attendance record was achieved at M.C.C.  on Sunday, December 24, 2017. We had 208 attending our morning worship service.

Wow, what a wonderful week of Revival!

Brother David Bentley is such a great man of God and has been an encouragement to all of us this past week (Sept. 18 - 22).

David brought some powerful messages from God's word that encouraged us, challenged us, and gave us instruction in the ways of God's righteousness.

We averaged having 99 people in attendance each evening this week.

To view or listen to any of David's messages that was brought this week click here for our Fall Revival 2017 webpage. Also, all the special singing we had for the week is available on the page.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

Justin Olivo came forward during the morning worship service (08.27.17) and publicly recommitted his life to Christ.

Also, we extended our right hand of fellowship to Dorothy Allen who placed her membership with Macedonia during the evening service on Sunday.

Please keep both of these in your prayers as they start their work here at Macedonia.

We welcome our new members...

We offer the right hand of fellowship to our new members at Macedonia. George & Marlene Mitchell, Jennifer Mitchell, Mark & Mary Ann Bias and Jake Bias placed their membership with Macedonia during the morning worship service on Sunday, June 25, 2017.

Please keep them in your prayers as they begin their work here at Macedonia.

Wow what a great week of revival! Our spirits were indeed revived, encouraged, and challenged during this past week with our Spring 2017 revival.

Aaron Davis from The Coal Run Church of Christ brought some powerful messages from God's word to share with us this past week.

If you missed any of the messages that Aaron brought during the week you can visit our Spring 2017 Revival page located in the M.C.C. Revivals section on the main menu for a link to the page.

Record Attendance...

An attendance record was achieved at M.C.C.  on Sunday, April 16, 2017. We had 202 attending our morning worship service.

Praise! Praise! Praise!

Dusty and Monica Harless placed their membership with the Macedonia Church of Christ on Sun., Apr. 09 at the morning worship service.

We welcome this young couple with open arms as they want to work here at Macedonia to bring the cause of Christ to the world.

Please keep this couple in your prayers as they begin their work here at Macedonia.

M.C.C. Men's Winter Retreat 2017...

The 2nd annual M.C.C. Men's Winter Retreat was held on Sat., Feb. 11, 2017 here at the Macedonia building. 

This was a great time of men in fellowship and listening to some great messages from God's word with the theme being "Being Godly Men".

We had 41 men present for the event. Congregations from the Crossroads Church of Christ, Shakesville Church of Christ, Tannnersville Church of Christ, Poplar Creek Church of Christ, and Macedonia Church of Christ were represented at the event.

 

Steve Counts from Macedonia, Jeff Widener from Macedonia, Jim Belcher from Poplar Creek, and Ron Musick from Macedonia were the speakers for the event.

If it will be in God's will we look forward to seeing everyone again next year.

M.C.C. honors and recognizes the veterans in our congregation...

 

The Macedonia Church of Christ honored and recognized the veterans in our congregation on Sun., Nov. 12, 2017 with a special program during the morning worship service.

In the Macedonia congregation we have 18 veterans who have served in our armed forces.

Tom Bower                              Army

Kermit Calhoun                      Army

George Cuneo                         Navy

Robin Cuneo                            Navy

     Don Evans                               Air Force

     Roy Jessee                               Air Force

JR Justus                                   Army

Louis Kiser                                Army

Bob Large                                  Navy

Ted La Rue                                Army

George Mitchell                        Army

Kenny Perkins                          Army

Frank Ratliff                              Army

Ray Shortridge                         Army

Ronnie Stiltner                         Army

      Dale Stoots                               Air Force

Charlie Taylor                           Army

               Riley Yarber                              Army Reserve

We thank all veterans everywhere for their service to our great country. May God bless each and everyone.

To view a video of the program please click here.

What an awesome week of VBS!

Our VBS was held the week of June 5 thru 9. What a great bunch of kids that attended! We averaged having 57 children each night. We had a high of 62 children attending on Thursday, June 08. 

We thank the kids for coming out and the parents for bringing them to learn more about God.

A big thank you to all who participated in VBS this year and making it a great success for the children. A big thank you to our Directors, Bruce and Tammy Olivo. May God bless each one.

M.C.C. 2017 Graduates

 

A graduation celebration was held on Sun., May 07 after the evening worship service for our upcoming graduates. We honored the following graduates for the year of 2017: John David Mullins, Kathleen Stiltner, Brianna Walton, and Brandon Campbell. We congratulate each of these for their great achivement.

Ladies Day 2017

 

The 9th annual M.C.C. Ladies Day was held on Saturday, April 01, 2017. There were 14 different congregations represented with a total of 92 ladies attending the event.

All the ladies enjoyed the event with the great fellowship, fun, and food.

 

Eve Justus from the Sims Hill Christian Church from Elizabethton, TN was the keynote speaker for the event with her theme being "The Renewing of Your Mind!" Rom. 12:2.

We would like to thank all the ladies who participated and attended that made this such a successful event.

If it be in God's will we look forward to seeing all the ladies again next year at the event.