Welcome To The Village Church!




Fall Family Festival THIS FRIDAY

Join us Friday, October 31 for fun evening of activities and sweets.  We will feature a Christian heroes maze, themed carnival booths and games, an old fashioned hayride, and candy, candy, candy!!!  The fun begins at 6:00 p.m. and runs through 8:00 p.m.

Thanksgiving Pot Luck Dinner November 16

Come and join us for our annual Family Turkey Potluck Dinner on Sunday, November 16 at 5:00 p.m.  We will prepare the turkeys and you bring the "fixins."  Let us know how many will be in your party and what type of side dish  you would like to bring; starch, vegetable or dessert.  There is no charge for this event.  Please register in the Gathering Room or by calling the Church Office at 940-6768.

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to welcome folks dropping off shoebox gifts at our OCC Relay Center in the Youth Center November 17-24, as well as volunteers to transport cartons to St. Augustine to be loaded on a truck bound for Atlanta.  
Volunteer times are available as listed below:

Monday, November 17: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday, November 18: 12 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, November 19: 1:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 20: 12 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday, November 21: 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 22: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Sunday, November 23: 10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Monday, November 24: 7 a.m. - 12 p.m.

To sign up, contact Tom Bowers at 940-6768 or at [email protected] .

Operation Christmas Child Mission Trip to Charlotte

Join us November 25-30 in Charlotte, North Carolina for our Second Annual Operation Christmas Child Processing Center Mission Trip!  We will be celebrating Thanksgiving together as a team as we inspect and process shoebox gifts and pack shipping cartons that will deliver these gifts all over the world.  
Here are all the details:

OUR NEXT MISSION TRIP
WHO: Anyone age 13 or older.
WHAT: Operation Christmas Child Mission Trip
WHEN: November 25-30
WHERE: Charlotte, North Carolina OCC Processing Center
THE DETAILS: We will be inspecting, packing, and shipping hundreds of thousands of shoeboxes bound for children all over the world.  We will leave Tuesday night after school (and after the adults get off work) and drive to Charlotte.  On Wednesday, we will work at the Processing Center from 9-5, and enjoy a nice dinner together.  Thursday is Thanksgiving day and we will enjoy the Charlotte Thanksgiving Parade and a Thanksgiving feast.  Friday we work from 9-5 and will go out for the evening.  Saturday, we finish our work with the late shift, working from 4-10.  We will head for home on Sunday.  The cost for the trip (including transportation, meals, activities, and hotel) is $400 per person.  And yes, the group WILL go to Culver’s AT LEAST once on the trip.
If you would like to join our OCC team, get a deposit ($100) to Tom as soon as possible.  The rest of the payment will be due upon departure.  We are limited to 20 participants.

Shoeboxes and brochures with labels will be available beginning October 5.

Shoebox Dedication Sunday is November 23.
 


Mission Team Returns from Week of Hope

Our 2014 Youth Mission Team recently returned from its Week of Hope Trip to Nashville.  Students worked with area agencies that feed the homeless, provide goods to low income families, and provide supplies for school students, as well as working with residents in Senior Housing Centers, a woman's shelter, and tutoring refugee children.  In addition, team members were challenged to be transformed through evening programs and group devotions throughout the week.  Thank you for your gifts to The Village Church that make programs like this possible.
Team members pictured below:


First Row (L to R) - Bethany Bolena, Vivia Morley, Logan McGee, Sydney Brakenwagen, Morgan McGee, Diana Semegran, Ashley Gambrell.
Second Row - Sidney Hamilton, Paige Cadwalader, Mattie Roof, Ciara Faubion, Vicky Keeny, Martie May, Reef Hamilton.
Third Row - Sarah Shearer, Anthony Huddleston, Jeff Tillman, Alan Liphart, Judy Zoller, Geri Cadwalader.
Back Row - Jessica Cook, Caitlyn Faubion, Sean Maetozo, Will Harris, Hunter Toth, Wesley Barnes, Natasha Hamilton, Tom Bowers, Colin Cavanaugh.

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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WHAT'S AHEAD AT THE VILLAGE CHURCH 
(October 27-November 23)

MONDAY 10/27

Legends HOA Meeting - 5:30 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m.

TUESDAY 10/28

Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Ladies Bible Study - 9:45 a.m.

Staff Meeting - 10:00 a.m.

Ladies Bible Study - 6:00 p.m.

Pacetti Bay Wyldlife - 6:00 p.m.

Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 10/29

Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m.

Tai Chi - 6:00 p.m.

Grief Share - 6:30 p.m.

THURSDAY 10/30

Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Fall Festival Set Up - 3:00 p.m. 

Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Troop 704 - 6:30 p.m.

Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m.

FRIDAY 10/31

Youth Trip to Bartram Trail at Nease football game - leave at 5:49 p.m.

Fall Festival - 6:00 p.m.

SATURDAY 11/1

Fall Festival Clean Up - 8:00 a.m.

Girls Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 11/2

Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Adult Sunday School Classes - 10:00 a.m.

Kids Praize - 10:20 a.m.

Youth Group - 5:00 p.m.

Crew 875 - 7:00 p.m.

MONDAY 11/3  

Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m.

Stephens Ministry - 6:30 p.m.

TUESDAY 11/4

Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Ladies Bible Study - 9:45 a.m.

Ladies Bible Study - 6:00 p.m.

Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 11/5

Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m.

Tai Chi Class - 6:00 p.m.

Grief Share - 6:30 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 Committee Meeting - 7:00 p.m.

THURSDAY 11/6

Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Praise Team Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Troop 704 - 6:00 p.m.

Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m.

FRIDAY 11/7

Youth Trip to Nease at Seabreeze football game - leave at 4:48 p.m.

Girl Scout Daisy Troop 705 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Brownie Troop 935 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Junior Troop 183 - 6:00 p.m.

SATURDAY 11/8

Men's Breakfast - 8:00 a.m.

Youth Car Wash - 8:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 11/9

Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class - 9:30 a.m.

Adult Sunday School - 10:00 a.m.

Kidz Praize - 10:20 a.m.

Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m.

Youth Group - 5:00 p.m.

MONDAY 11/10

Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m.

Building Committee - 6:30 p.m.

TUESDAY 11/11

Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Ladies Bible Study - 9:45 a.m.

Staff Meeting - 10:00 a.m.

Board of Stewards - 5:00 p.m.

Ladies Bible Study - 6:00 p.m.

Pacetti Bay Wyldlife - 6:00 p.m.

Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 11/12

Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:00 p.m.

Tai Chi Class - 6:00 p.m.

Grief Share - 6:30 p.m.

THURSDAY 11/13

Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Girl Scout Cadette Troop 184 - 2:00 p.m.

Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Troop 702 - 6:30 p.m.

Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m.

FRIDAY 11/14

Youth Trip to St. Augustine football game - leave at 5:47 p.m.

SATURDAY 11/15

Girls Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 11/16

Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class - 9:30 a.m.

Adult Sunday School Classes - 10:00 a.m.

Kidz Praize - 10:20 a.m.

Youth Sunday School - 11:00 a.m.

Church Thanksgiving Dinner - 5:00 p.m.

Youth Group - 5:00 p.m.

Crew 875 - 7:00 p.m.

MONDAY 11/17

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center Open - 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous - 6:00 p.m.

Stephen Ministry - 6:30 p.m.

TUESDAY 11/18

Men's Prayer Breakfast - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Ladies Bible Study - 9:45 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center Open - 12:00 Noon - 4:30 p.m.

Ladies Bible Study - 6:00 p.m.

Small Group Bible Study - 7:00 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 Committee Meeting - 7:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY 11/19

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center open - 1:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Children's Choir Rehearsal - 4:30 p.m.

Tai Chi Class - 6:00 p.m.

Grief Share - 6:30 p.m.

THURSDAY 11/20

Men's Bible Study - 7:00 a.m. at Slammer & Squire Clubhouse

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center open - 12 Noon - 8:00 p.m.

Praise Band Rehearsal - 5:00 p.m.

Boy Scout Troop 875 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Troop 702 - 6:00 p.m.

Choir Rehearsal - 7:00 p.m.

FRIDAY 11/21

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center open - 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Youth Trip to St. Augustine football game OR Game Night - 5:46 p.m.

Girl Scout Daisy Troop 705 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Brownie Troop  935 - 6:00 p.m.

Girl Scout Junior Troop 183 - 6:00 p.m.

SATURDAY 11/22

Youth Trip to work with Habitat for Humanity - leave at 8:00 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center open - 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon

Hunger Fight Work Day - leave at 10:30 a.m.

Girls Youth Bible Study - 11:00 a.m.

SUNDAY 11/23

SHOEBOX SUNDAY

Worship - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Children's Sunday School - 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class - 9:30 a.m.

Adult Sunday School - 10:00 a.m.

Kids Praize  - 10:20 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child Relay Center open - 10:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Confirmation Class Retreat group returns - 2:00 p.m.

Youth Group Missions Night - 5:00 p.m.

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The Village Church welcomes our newest members, received October 26 - Jack & Judith Kearney and David & Heather Myroup and their children Brayden and Tess; September 28 - Leo & Barbara Hyatt; September 7 - Jennifer Huang, Chloe and Austin Tang, and Hong Min; August 31 - Carrie Jones, Jessica & Brian Jones and Ashton Jones, and Brad & Cindy Vince; August 3 - Judd & Georgia Chapman, Willis & Charlotte Webster, and Lei Lin; July 27 - Frank & Mary-Jo Gowens, Susan Kiehl, and Ge Tang.  We are excited to welcome you into our church family!

Our next New Membership Day is Sunday, November 30 - 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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