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Saturday, April 15 - 10am - 12pm

Family Life Center

Volunteers are needed to fill the plastic eggs, hide the eggs, and assist children at the Easter Egg Hunt. 

Following is relevant information for volunteers: 

-Friday, April 14 @ 6:30pm in the Family Life Center:  Volunteers will stuff eggs.  Pizza will be served.

-Saturday, April 15 @ 9:00am volunteers will hide eggs.


Today . . .April 16th

We Celebrate the Resurrection of Our LORD! 

 Today is truly a celebration of the greatest day in all human history.  We serve a living savior, Hallelujah!



First time guests are invited to stop by and enjoy some coffee and other refreshments immediately following the worship service in the guest receiving area. 

You may receive more information about our church at that time.

Thank you for visiting Myrtle Grove Baptist Church.

We hope you will come again.

MGBC 87th Homecoming
April 23, 2017

Next Sunday is Homecoming Day celebrating the 87th anniversary of our church and Pastor Ron’s 20th anniversary as our pastor. 

Guest Speaker:  Rev. Bruce Hodge
Bruce Hodge was Ron and Marilyn’s pastor during their seminary years in Louisville, Kentucky (1978-1981). 

Our pastor was ordained by Pastor Bruce and his church in 1981 at the Shively Baptist Church. 

Some of you may remember Bruce from 20 years ago when he led a revival here at Myrtle Grove Baptist Church during our pastor’s first year with us in 1997.

DINNER ON THE GROUNDS following the service.

In addition, MGBC will also be celebrating
with a church-wide dinner following the service in the Family Life Center. 

MEMBERS:  We need your help!

The church will provide:
Fried Chicken, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Rolls, & Drinks.

Members are asked to bring:

Desserts, Salads, & Vegetable Dishes (enough for your family plus others).

You may drop off your dishes at the Family Life Center as you arrive for Sunday School and Bible


Fundraiser for the Preschool Learning Center

Wednesday, April 26 - 4pm to 6pm

Adults $8; Children (12 & under) $5

Call 455-3352 to place your order

(deadline to place orders:  Monday, April 24)


The April Caregiver Support Group Meeting will be on Thursday, April 27th.

Tammy Ward, Communications Director with the Better Business Bureau will be our speaker. 

She will be talking about different types of scams that are circulating today and the steps consumers can take to shield themselves and their loved ones from becoming a victim.


A Ministry Opportunity . . .

Volunteers are needed in the nursery on Easter Sunday at 9:15am and 10:30am. 

It is anticipated that attendance will be higher on that day and extra help will be needed. 

Please contact Chris Larsen if you are willing to volunteer in the nursery on Easter.

We will observe The Lord’s Supper on Sunday, April 30 during the 10:30am worship service as well as the extended Lord’s Supper for our home-bound members in the afternoon. 

Pastor’s Class for New Members and those interested in membership will be held on Sunday, April 30 @ 4pm in the Fellowship Hall.  A light supper and childcare provided.  Call the church office to sign up.

The MGBC Praize Kidz will present the Easter musical drama Easter Praise on Sunday, April 30, 2017, during the 6pm evening worship service.

This musical celebrates Jesus’ great love for us, through drama and song.

Please join us


Ladies’ Zumba has started back for 2 months only ( April & May).  It will be on Mondays from 6-7pm in the gymnasium.


Note:  Deacons/Yokefellows
Lord's Supper April 30th and Extended Lord's Supper in the afternoon - Men, please participate  in both ordinances.

Thank You

Deacon/Yokefellow Meeting:  May 1st - 6:30 PM Fellowship Hall


Tuesday, May 2 @ 10am in Fellowship Hall

That U.S. secret service man, Mike Guehring, will be here for our May meeting. 

He has some more interesting stories to share about his days in the secret service. 

We will furnish the fried chicken if y’all will bring the Baptist covered dishes.  Donation: $3 please.

We have two Keenagers trips available this fall. 

One is the National Quartet Convention in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, 9/27 - 9/30. 

The Gaithers will be there. 

The other trip is to the ark in Kentucky, 10/3 - 10/7. 

If you have any interest in either or both trips, contact Jo or Don Whiddon right away..



BEGINNING - Day/Date/Time 

Sunday, May 7, 2017 @ 4:30pm

Pre-K and grades 1- 5

“Teach a youth about the way he should go;

even when he is old he will not depart from it.”

Adult workers are needed for AWANA.  If God is calling you to volunteer for this ministry, please sign up at the AWANA table in the foyer. 



  9:15am               Sunday School & Bible Fellowship Groups

 10:30am                                                       Morning Worship

   6:00pm                                                       Evening Worship



Monday, 6:00pm-7:00pm (FLC)

Sweet Hour of Prayer

Tuesday, 6:00am-7:00am (OWR)

Open Gym

Tuesday  3:30pm-5:30pm (FLC) - Note Change on Days

Hour of Power Prayer Ministry

Thursday, 9:00am-10:00am (WC)


6:00pm                                                   Prayer & Bible Study (FH)

6:00pm                                             Youth Bible Study (BCB)

6:00pm                                                Preschool  Choir (FLC)

6:00pm                                                         Praize Kidz (103)

7:00pm                                 Worship Choir Rehearsal (CR)


Business Meeting

Wednesday, April 19 @ 6:00pm (FH)

Homebound Committee Meeting

Thursday, April 20 @ 11:00am (HGC)

Widow’s Might Bible Study

Wednesday, April 26 @ 9:00am (FH)

Caregivers Support Group

Thursday, April 27 @ 9:00am (FH)

Deacon/Yokefellow Meeting

Monday, May 1 @ 6:30pm (FH)


Tuesday, May 2 @ 10:00am (FH)

Mission Committee Meeting

Wednesday, May 3 @ 6:00pm (HGC)