Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene

Bedford, Indiana  47421

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

February 17, 2019

Ser​mon:  "Hold On"

Text:  Revelation 2:18-29

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!


  • Children's Church for children potty trained through grade 6.  Watch screen for dismissal.


GET INVOLVED!  All activities start at 6:00 p.m.

  • Kids…ages 4years through 6th grade will meet Marla in room 110 for a Bible story, snack and fun!!!
  • “That the World May Know (Ray VanderLaan)”…with Gary Ritter in room 102
  • “Entrusted” (Beth Moore)…with Heather Ritter in the Conference Room
  • "Becoming A Contagious Christian"...with Pastor Paul in room 104/106

This Week

  • Choir Practice Wednesday at 6:30 PM (before GET INSPIRED! evening activities).
  • GET INSPIRED!  Wednesday evening midweek service Wednesday at 7:00 PM. 
  • Teens with Kip Shipley in the Basement Wednesday at 7:00 PM.

​​Upcoming Events

  • REVIVAL!!!  Mark your calendars, Spring Revival with Rev. John Juneman, March 10 through 13.
  • District Men's Breakout with Dr. James Diehl, March 16, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.  Check the bulletin board for more information.  Sign-up at the Welcome Center.
  • SWID Ladies' Day, March 30 at the Point in Seymour.  See the bulletin board for more information.  LADIES...let's get a group together to go this year!!!  Sign up at the Welcome Center if you are interested.  We will meet for breakfast at Holts then carpool over to Seymour.   DON'T MISS OUT!!!
  • Plans are being made for the annual men's golf outing to Tennessee.  Let Jim Gray or Ansel Deckard know soon if you are interested in going. 
  • Primetime Banquets coming April/May.  Check out the bulletin board for more information. 


  • Alabaster offering will be taken February 24.  Alabaster funds are used for buildings on the mission field.  100% of this offering builds schools, hospitals, churches, parsonages, etc.  Our support is needed!!!
  • Mission books are circulating…see Gay Stultz.  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.  (Gallon size canned fruits and vegetables work best.  See insert for specific needs.)

Announcements/Special Notes/Thank You Notes 

  • Dear Church Family,  Thank you for the precious candle.  It is beautiful and the message is so true.  I appreciate the prayers and support from Valley Mission during the loss of my youngest sister.  Curt & Jenny Byrd.
  • Life Line Screening Coming March 11.  Life Line Screening will be coming to Valley Mission again Monday, March 11.  (See insert in todays bulletin.)  This is a wonderful community service our church can provide.  It also makes it convenient for our people to sign up for screenings.  Get signed up today!  We have limited discount coupons available on a first come basis for those in need.  See Renee Chambers.
  • 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