Greater Open Door Baptist Church
ANNUAL CHURCH PICNIC  ~Saturday, August 18, 2018
The picnic will be held at Madison Meadow, Madison St. & Ahrens Ave., Lombard, IL

PICNIC MENU - Please donate the following food items:
Trustees & Deacons - Ice, Water Pop, Juice

Mothers - Cole Slaw - Salads

Ushers - Hot Dog, Hamburger Buns, Bread

Missionaries - Cake, Cookies, Chips

Choir- Baked Beans, Watermelon

(Please have all donations at the park by 11:00 a.m. - Thank you!)

If you would like to attend the picnic and do not have transportation,
please call the church by Wednesday, August 15th at 73-762-8753.  

Fast Forward to the Grand Sabbath/Youth Explosion 2018.  
This event will be held on the Church Campus Saturday, September 8th from 12 PM to 4 PM.  
Children, Youth and Adults will be presented with fun hands-on activities that include; Music, Balloons,
Games, Face Painting, Health Fair, Car Show, Fire Trucks, Book Bags, Refreshments and much more!
Fun for all ages, don't dare miss it! Please donate your time, talent or via an offering envelope and mark it
"Youth Explosion".

Make a Joyful Noise Ministry
MAJN is looking to cast major roles in our upcoming production in October called
Son of Man.  If you can walk, talk, read, sing, commit to date of the show, and immediately
commit to rehearsal one or two days a week.r.  As a ministry of Greater Open Door Baptist Church, we are humbly asking for the support
and participation of our fellow Greater Open Door member.  Please contact Bonnie Reddrick for Laflora Sholar.   or

Question:  Are you planning to participate in the Church Photo Directory
by taking a photo?  Final Call: Please make an appointment on Sunday:  
Dates available:

Sunday, August 19th  ~  Sat. September 29th  ~ Sun. September 30th

The Grand Sabbath  Anniversary Banquet
Greater Open Door will conclude our 70th year of Ministry Anniversary with a Grand Banquet.
October 27, 2018. The Banquet will take place at the Upper Room Banquet Facility.
1950 W. 13th Street.  Cost: $70.00 per person.  Children 12 & under no cost.(They will receive a Kid's meal.)
A table will be available to accept in-person registration and payments in the lobby of the church starting
Sunday August 12, 2018 after the 8:00 am service. Payment can also be made via the church website.

Let's support in prayer all of our members and loved ones that are experiencing sickness and
bereavement.  (...pray for one another, that ye may be healed. The effectual  fervent prayer of a righteous
man availeth much.  James 5:16)  

Missionary Society
Are you passionate about the well being of others? Attend the monthly meeting and join us as we
visit the sick and shut-in, and encourage the residents at the Columbus Park Nursing Home. Meetings
are held every 2nd Sunday after the 10:50 Worship. For more information, please see Mrs. Audrey Kelly-Williams.

Prayer List

Jackie Boswell  † Anner Brown † Anita Churchill  +  Brea Davis  †     Gerald Jackson†  
Helane Johnson  † Sabrina O'Quinn  †      Juanita Porter † Regina Suddoth  †   Edwinda Turner†
Latrice Turner     Jestina Turner †  Juanita Watson +