Welcome To The Village Church!




We're Breaking Ground This Sunday!!!!

Join us THIS Sunday, May 3 as we celebrate the Groundbreaking of our new worship, classroom, and office facility.  The event will begin at 4:00 p.m. and dinner will be included.  There will be lots of fun for the entire family including a bounce house, ice cream and more.  Please contact the Church Office at 940-6768 to register for this free milestone event in the life of The Village Church!

PACETTI BAY MIDDLE SCHOOL Needs Proctors Again

Hello Wildcat Families and Community Members - In April and May PBMS is finishing up its 2015 testing season and we are in need of proctors! Proctors can volunteer hourly or daily depending on your schedule. All proctors must be approved volunteers and are required to take a brief mandatory training prior to the testing date. Please look for further information regarding specific testing dates and times in SignUpGenius.com. If you are not registered with SignUpGenius, please send your email to [email protected] to get registered!! Contact Kimber Ponce, Guidance Secretary at 904.547.8773 or via email at [email protected] with your availability. Thank you for your continuous support at Pacetti Bay, we couldn’t do it without you! 
Dates proctors are needed are:
April 27, 29 & 30
May 1, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19 & 20

MARK YOUR CALENDARS NOW FOR FESTIVAL OF HOPE

Be sure to set aside May 29-30-31 for the Greater Jacksonville Festival of Hope with Franklin Graham at Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.  We will be updating the many upcoming events in the weeks ahead.  This is an event you will want to bring your friends to as Franklin and lots of others bring the Gospel Message in word and music to our area.
Bus sign ups are underway for Saturday Night (Youth Night) and Sunday (Family Day).  Bus leaves Saturday at 4:30 and Sunday at 2:00.  The Bus is free!!!  Signup in the Gathering Room after worship.  As of April 20, there are 35 seats left for Saturday night and 39 left for Sunday.

Co-Labor Team Members Needed for Festival of Hope

The Village Church has been asked to provide a five person team to work as part of the Co-Labor Team at The Festival Hope.  Team Members need to be able to attend rehearsal Thursday night and attend all three sessions of the Festival.  At least two of the team members need to be able to count to 100 and the others need to be able to walk (That should qualify most of us for service).  Team members for this assignment must be able to stay at least 30 minutes following the end of each service and cannot be serving as counselors.  Free Parking will be provided.  If you can be a part of this needed team, please contact Tom Bowers as soon as possible.

High School Seniors Prepare to Launch

The Village Church is offering a special Sunday Morning Class for the Class of 2015 during the 11:00 a.m. Worship Service for the month of May titled "Prepare to Launch."  The Class will be dismissed from worship following the Apostles Creed and will move to Modular B.  All High School Seniors are encouraged to attend.
Speakers and Topics include:
May 3 - Tom Bowers - Fish Out of Water: Finding a New Pond
May 10 - Jim Carpenter - You're Not in Kansas Anymore/Criteria for Friendship/Am I Locked In?
May 17 - Will Harris - Report from the Front
May 24 - Kristin Doolin - Homecoming Isn't Just Once Every Football Season
May 31 - Derek Melleby - Senior Night: Preparing for the Next Chapter of Your Life Story
Senior Recognition Sunday is June 7 and we will recognize all graduates at the 11:00 a.m. Service and then celebrate them at our Senior Banquet June 7 at 5:00 p.m.  All are welcome to come and share their favorite stories about the Class of 2015.
If your son or daughter is graduating from high school or college this Spring, please contact the Church Office as soon as possible so we can include them in our celebration!

FOOD BANK UPDATE

So far in 2015, we have collected 643 pounds of food for the OLGC Food Bank - our current items to bring in are bags of rice (2-3 pounds) and Mac & Cheese (7.5 ounce boxes).

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL DATES SET

Vacation Bible School is scheduled for June 22-26.  Online registration will begin THIS FRIDAY, May 1.    Our Theme for 2015 is "Journey Off The Map".
TVC Members can register their children using the form available at the Welcome Table or in Sunday School before open registration begins online.
Youth wishing to be a part of the VBS Team can sign up now with Tom Bowers - space is limited to 48 youth.
Adults wishing to be a part of the VBS team can sign up in the Gathering Room or by contacting Sherry McCaulley.

Faithful Generosity Campaign Update

www.faithfulgenerosity.com 

If you would like to participate in this project, it is not too late.  You have a part that only you can give. With your participation and pledge, we can make our next step a reality.
Click this link: http://www.faithfulgenerosity.com/#/tab/2 to fill out a pledge online. Or, send your commitment card to the church office. Your gifts will make a difference in how much we can accomplish together.

You can also learn more about our Faithful Generosity program by clicking on the link to the left.

Our current total pledged is now over $1.7 million.

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Be sure to check out our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/#!/TheVillageChurchWorldGolfVillage?fref=ts

WHAT'S AHEAD AT THE VILLAGE CHURCH 
(April 27-May 24)

MONDAY 4/27
Legends HOA Meeting - 5:30 p.m. - Modular B
Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center Classrooms
Stephen Ministry Training - 6:30 p.m. - Modular A

TUESDAY 4/28
Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Staff Meeting - 10:00 a.m. - Modular A
Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

WEDNESDAY 4/29
Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m. - Sanctuary

THURSDAY 4/30
Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Mah Jongg Life Group - 1:00 p.m. - Modular B
Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m. - Sanctuary
Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:30 p.m. - Modular B
Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m. - Sanctuary

FRIDAY 5/1
Eagle Scout Blood Drive - 3:00 p.m. - Modular B & Parking Lot
Girl Scout Troops 705, 935, 183 - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Youth Trip to Youth Quake Live - leave at 6:30 p.m.

SATURDAY 5/2
Youth Trip To Waves of Glory at Wet 'n' Wild - leave at 8:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 5/3
Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - Sanctuary
Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - FLC Classrooms
Adult Sunday School Class - 10:00 a.m.
High School Seniors "Prepare to Launch" Class - 11:00 a.m. - Modular B
New Worship Center Groundbreaking Celebration - 4:00 p.m. - TVC Grounds
Crew 875 - 7:00 p.m.

MONDAY 5/4
Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center Classrooms
Stephen Ministry Training - 6:30 p.m. - Modular B
Stephen Ministry - 6:30 p.m. - Modular A

TUESDAY 5/5
Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

WEDNESDAY 5/6
Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m. - Sanctuary

THURSDAY 5/7
Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Mah Jongg Life Group - 1:00 p.m. - Modular B
Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m. - Sanctuary
Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:30 p.m. - Modular B
Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m. - Sanctuary

FRIDAY 5/8
Youth Group 30 Hour Famine - 6:00 p.m. - Youth Center
Girl Scout Troops 705, 935, 183 - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

SATURDAY 5/9
Men's Breakfast - 8:00 a.m.
30 Hour Famine ends - 2:00 p.m.

SUNDAY 5/10
Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - Sanctuary
Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - FLC Classrooms
Adult Sunday School Class - 10:00 a.m. - Modular B
High School Seniors "Prepare to Launch" Class - 11:00 a.m. - Modular B
Youth Group - 5:00 p.m. - FLC

MONDAY 5/11
Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Stephen Ministry Training - 6:30 p.m. - Sanctuary

TUESDAY 5/12
Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Staff Meeting - 10:00 a.m. - Modular A
Board of Stewards - 5:00 p.m. - FLC
Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m. - FLC

WEDNESDAY 5/13
Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m. - Sanctuary

THURSDAY 5/14
Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Mah Jongg Life Group - 1:00 p.m. - Modular B 
Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m. - Sanctuary
Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center Classrooms
Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m. - Sanctuary

FRIDAY 5/15
Youth Pool Party at Haven Horse Ranch - leave at 6:00 p.m.
Girl Scout Troops 705, 935 & 183 - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

SATURDAY 5/16
No events scheduled.

SUNDAY 5/17
Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - Sanctuary
Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - FLC Classrooms
Adult Sunday School Classes - 10:00 a.m. - Modular B
Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m. - Modular B
High School Seniors "Prepare to Launch" Class - 11:00 a.m. - Modular A
Mission Team Meeting - 3:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Youth Group - 5:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Crew 875 - 7:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

MONDAY 5/18 
Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center Classrooms
Stephen Ministry - 6:30 p.m. - Modular A
Stephen Ministry Training - 6:30 p.m. - Modular B

TUESDAY 5/19
Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Boy Scout Troop 875 Committee Meeting - 7:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

WEDNESDAY 5/20
Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m. - Sanctuary

THURSDAY 5/21
Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse
Mah Jongg Life Group - 1:00 p.m. - Modular B
Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m. - Sanctuary
Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m. - FLC Classrooms
Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m. - Sanctuary

FRIDAY 5/22
Jacksonville Suns Baseball Outing - leave at 5:30 p.m.
Girl Scout Troops 705, 935, 183 - 6:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

SATURDAY 5/23
No Events Scheduled

SUNDAY 5/24
Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - Sanctuary
Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. - FLC Classrooms
Adult Sunday School - 10:00 a.m. - Modular B
Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m. - Modular B
High School Seniors "Prepare To Launch" Class - 11:00 a.m. - Modular A
Mission Team Meeting - 3:00 p.m. - Family Life Center
Youth Group - 5:00 p.m. - Family Life Center

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The Village Church welcomes our newest members, received April 26 - Bryan Atkinson, Matt & Jennifer Cooksey and their children Logan, Dylan, and Brooke, and Sheila Powers; and March 29 - Mark, Stephanie & Kayla Buese, Michelle Burgoon, Scott, Sandy, Casey & Sydney Carns, Butch Clayton, Amanda & Madison Davis, Ruth Hepp, and Sid & Barbara Lockner.  We are excited to welcome you into our church family!

Our next New Membership Day is Sunday, May 31 - if you are interested in joining our Church Family, please contact the Church Office or one of the Pastors at 940-6768.

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The Village Church welcomes members and visitors of all denominations.  Come visit us and you'll see why we are one of the fastest growing churches in St. Johns County.

At The Village Church...

We embrace traditional Christian values and praise Jesus Christ as our Savior.

Our Family Life and Worship Center is located at 4229 Pacetti Road, St. Augustine, FL  32092.  From Interstate 95, Take Exit 323 and travel west on International Golf Parkway two miles.  At State Route 16, International Golf Parkway changes into Pacetti Road.  The Village Church is located on the right, next to Walgreen's and across the street from the Shoppes at Murabella.  Please call our church office at 904-940-6768 for any information you may need.

We welcome you!

See our schedule below for Sunday Service times.  You are welcome to join one (or several) of our many Bible Study programs and be sure to click on the "Our Ministries" button (at the left) to get information on our many programs available for the men, women, youth and children of our congregation.

Sunday Programs
Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.
Adult Bible Studies - 10:00 a.m.
Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.
Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m. (2nd, 3rd and 4th Sunday of each month)
Youth Group - 5:00 p.m. (for students in Grades 6-12)

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