Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene

Bedford, Indiana  47421

​​​Welcome to
Valley Mission Church!
110 Hillcrest Way, Bedford, IN  812-275-7170

November 18, 2018

We are so glad you came to worship with us today.  If you are new, please let us get to know you personally by completing a guest form.  If you were not already given one, please stop at the Welcome Center in the foyer.  We want you to feel at home with us and have the opportunity to have a dynamic encounter with the LORD and to feel the love of His people.  God is doing great things at Valley Mission and we would be thrilled for you to become a part of it!


  • We will be having Children’s Church today for Pre-School (potty trained) through 6th grade.   The children will be practicing for their upcoming Christmas program.  See Pam Helgesen with any questions.

 Tonight – GET INVOLVED! at 6:00 PM

  • Kids age 4 through Grade 6 (room 110) Bible Story, snack and fun with Marla Gray
  • Restore the JOY with John & Bev Hill, (room 104/106).
  • Men’s Study Group “Every Man’s Battle” with Gary Ritter in Room 102.
  • Ladies Study Group “David, Seeking A Heart Like His” (a Beth Moore book) with Heather Moore in the Conference Room.  Cost for the book is $16 (see Heather Moore if that is a problem). 
  • No Choir Practice tonight…Choir practice will resumeNovember 25 – 7:00 PM (after GET INVOLVED! evening activities)

This Week

  • NO GET INSPIRED!  midweek service this week due to Thanksgiving.
  • No Wednesday night choir practice.  Choir practice will resumeNovember 25.
  • Thanksgiving Dinner, Thanksgiving Day at 1 PM.  All are welcome. 

Upcoming Events


  • Life Line Screening, December 10, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  Register now for a special $25 discount by calling 1-877-380-1743; texting CIRCLE to 797979; or online at 
  • Church Board Meeting/Dinner, December 10 at 6:30 PM at Smokin Jim’s BBQ
  • Parent’s Night Out!December 14.  Drop off kids at 5:45 PM.  We will eat at 6:00 PM!  The event will be over at 8:30 PM.  Sign up at the Welcome Center now!
  • Children’s Christmas Program, December 16, 10:00 AM
  • Carols by Candlelight and Christmas Communion, December 23 at 5:00 PM, followed by a soup supper
  • New Year’s Eve FAMILY BASH!!! December 31 starting at 7:00 PM.  Food, Fun, & Games!!!  A GREAT way to bring in the New Year with family and friends. Be there or be square!!!


  • Mission books are circulating…see Janet Ritter.  PLEASE remember to turn your books back in when you have finished reading them.
  • Bertha’s Mission - Valley Mission Church collects food items to support Bertha’s Mission.  Drop your items off at the table in the Foyer.

Announcements/Special Notes/Thank You's

  • Still looking for the perfect gift for someone on your Christmas list?  The Valley Mission Church Cookbooks would be an excellent Christmas present for anyone on your list!  $15 - See Gay Stultz
  • We are collecting (new or clean,gently used) coats, hats, scarves and gloves for Needmore School.  You may place your items in the tote in the Conference Room.  The last day to donate will be December 16th.  See Heather Moore with Questions.
  • During this holiday season, don't forget that Bertha's Mission is always in need of food items for their ministry! Pick up a gallon size can of fruit and/or vegetables today.
  • Seeking helpers for Children’s Church. Sign-up at the greeter station.  Give it a try for one Sunday---then, you will want to sign up for another Sunday!
  • ​ ​Online Giving is now available and located on our HOME PAGE at


​​Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene
110 Hillcrest Way, Bedford, IN  47421
Church Office Email:

Paul Whiteford, Pastor