Weekly Announcements: August 31, 2016



The church would like to extend our sympathy to the family of Goldie Whitsitt, who passed away this past week.

Amazing Gray’s Bible Study Resumes

The Amazing Gray’s will be meeting this Tuesday, September 6, at 12:00 noon for their pitch-in lunch and Bible study. Anyone 60+ is welcome to attend. They will meet in the fellowship hall.

Family Gathering/Quarterly Business Meeting

Please make plans to attend our next Family Gathering/Quarterly Family Business Meeting on Sunday, September 11, at 5:30 pm in the gym. We will be voting on two new elder candidates, several functional offices, and our 2016/2017 Budget, which you can get copies of at the Welcome Center. This, as usual, will be a pitch-in dinner so please bring plenty to share.

New Discipleship Classes

Starting on Sunday, September 4th we’ll launch our new Discipleship Classes. These classes will run on a quarterly schedule in five tracks of study:                             

Bible                                        Christian Disciplines                        Fundamentals

Theology & History                Marriage, Family, & Relationships

To register, visit oakparkbaptist.com/discipleship or call the church office (812) 283-9400. You can also sign-up at the Welcome Center.

Golf Scramble

The annual Oak Park Golf Scramble will be held on Saturday, September 10th at Wooded View Golf Course starting at 12:00 Noon. The cost is $35 per golfer which needs to be paid when you sign-up with Jeff Pridgen or Bryan Wallace (you are not considered "signed up" until the fee is paid). Form your own foursome or sign-up individually but the deadline is September 1st. All levels of golfers, men and women, are invited.

Women’s One-Day Fall Retreat

Join us on Saturday, September 17th, at the church for the Women's Fall Retreat on Titus 2: A Way of Life. This one-day event will feature worship, teaching, fellowship, a women's panel, and more! Continental breakfast and lunch are provided. Tickets are $10 for Oak Park women, $5 for the first-time guest of an OP woman, and can be purchased in the foyer any Sunday beginning today. Questions? Contact Julia or Kimber at women@oakparkbaptist.com.

Student Ministry Fall Camping Trip

Middle school and high school students are camping at Charlestown State Park on September 16-17. Cost is $20. Check out the "Events" tab on the website for more information.