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Friday, June 21, 2013

Helping Others Prepare for Eternity

Friday- Our lack of envy and boasting toward our Enemies

Proverbs 23:17 Do not let your heart envy sinners, but always be zealous for the fear of the Lord.

Challenge: This Proverb focuses on our heart being zealous for the fear of the Lord. How do we guard against envy by being zealous for the fear of the Lord?

• Al Bradshaw is at home. He appreciates all the prayers on his behalf.
• Don Hinson has moved to NHC Cool Springs.
• Bill Sullivan is at Vanderbilt following a car accident.
• Susan Duncan, Donna Taylor’s sister, will soon begin radiation treatments for a pituitary gland tumor.
• Christine Hickerson, sister of Dick Garner and Don Garner, passed away Wednesday in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. Visitation is Monday, 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The funeral is at 2 p.m. on Monday. Both are at the Snyder funeral home in Mt. Vernon.
• Hite Tiner, father of David Tiner, is recovering from hip surgery at Somerfield Rehab, 900 Heritage Way in Brentwood.

• Carmen Ayes is spending the summer in Honduras. She requests our prayers while she is there.
• Dean Bawcom continues chemotherapy treatments.
• Steve Greene continues chemotherapy and radiation.
• Nancy Harris remains at NHC Cool Springs for rehab.
• Bethany Seamon is in Honduras for a Summer internship. Follow her blog at:
• Parker Thompson continues treatment in Atlanta, Georgia. His address there is:
Attn: Mary Lengel for Parker Thompson
Skyland Trail
1961 N. Druid Hills Road
Atlanta, GA 30329
• Freda Acuff, 93 year old mother of Judy Staggs, has moved to Woodcrest at the Blakeford for rehab.
• Ronnie Arnett, Jim Arnett's brother, has moved to a rehab facility in Jackson, Tennessee.
• Coleman Ingram, infant grandson of Bill and Nancy Ingram, will begin treatments for a vascular issue on Monday at Cincinnati Children's Hospital.
• Kenneth Lampley, Brenda Plunkett's father, responded to cancer treatment. He is resting comfortably.
• Betty Nussbaumer, mother of Lydia Sullivan, is at NHC Cool Springs for rehab after back surgery.

Continue to lift up:
Betty Aston
Pam Bishop
Zane Burns, Sr.
Henry Hunter
Kathy Johnson
John Johnston
Bob Keith
Jim & Sara Redmon
Joe & Isabelle Ross
Kevin Sparkman
Gene Sullens

**indicates new events that have been added

June 17-22 - Sr. Impact

June 21-22 - 6th Grade Girls' Overnight, Calendines' cabin, Meet and return to BHCC (times to be determined), Bring swim attire for lake/pillow/change of clothes/no bedding needed. Moms are welcome but not required. RSVP with Shelby McCreary (202-6769).

June 22 - 5th & 6th Grade Boys Canoe Trip, Meet at BHCC to travel to Linden, TN. The cost will be $24 per father/son pair plus $6 for lunch. RSVP to David Deeb by June 14

June 22, 4-6 p.m. 4th Grade Girls Swimming Party at the home of Carmen Bailey, 5308 Williamsburg Road, Brentwood. Pizza and dessert will be served. Wear swimsuits and bring towels. RSVP to Alison Burns at

June 23, 4:00-5:30 p.m. 2nd Grade Girls and Moms are invited to a devotional and ice cream sundaes at the home of Zola Dorris, 6101 Johnson Chapel Road, Brentwood. For more info, contact Rebecca Dorris at or 615.403.1242.

June 23 - Divorce Support Group, 4:45 p.m., downstairs

June 27-July 6 -Wilderness Trek (open to 9th-12th graders)

June 30-July 2 - Summer Celebration at Lipscomb University
Brentwood Hills 6:00 p.m. service will not meet on June 30 so that all may attend.

July 7 - Baby Shower for Jennifer Henderson, 4:30 p.m., Reception Room
It's a Boy! Registries: Babies-R-Us, Target, and The Little Cottage

July 7-11 - Junior Camp (CURRENT 3rd-6th graders)

July 11 - Senior Adult Potluck, 6:00 p.m., Foyer

July 15-18 - Summer Mystery Trip for Junior High Students, more to come

Junly 15-19 - Summer Mystery Trip for Senior High Students, more to come

July 16-22 - Honduras Brigade

July 26-Aug. 3 - Baja Mission Trip

August 16 & 17 - Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage
The seminar will be hosted by our Marriage Ministry Team on Friday, August 16, 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 17, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Tickets are $29 per person at the Marriage Ministry kiosk in the foyer.

September 27-29 - BHCC Retreat at Henry Horton State Park
If you plan to camp, sites must be reserved this year. You can do that now through the Tennessee State Parks.

Monday Morning Quarterbacks, 6:30 a.m., Conference Room
Ladies' Class, 10:00 a.m., Reception Room
FriendSpeak, 6:30 p.m.

Brentwood Hills
Church of Christ
5120 Franklin Road
Nashville, Tennessee 37220
Phone: (615) 832-2541
Fax: (615) 832-2583