Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene

110 Hillcrest Way, (in Judah) Bedford, Indiana  47421

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to Valley Mission Church
…a place where you can Be More, Do More, Love More

~ Pastors John and Melony Paulus ~
110 Hillcrest Way, Bedford, IN  812-275-7170
Thank you for choosing to worship with us this morning.  If you are visiting for the first time today, please see one of the greeters in the foyer before you leave today.  We want to make sure you go home with some goodies.

Valley Mission’s Worship Service is also available on the Church’s Facebook page.

​Week of 05/15/2022 - 05/21/2022

May 15, 2022


CHURCH ELECTIONS in the foyer from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM and during 15 minutes of fellowship after morning worship.  All members of the church 15 and above please check in at the table in the foyer to receive your ballot.

Pastor John – "True or False?"  Galatians 5:7-8  NIV

10:00 AM –Worship (in-person and FB Live)

     Children’s Church for children potty trained through Grade 5. Watch screen for dismissal.  

15 Minutes of Fellowship​ following morning service

45 Minutes of Sunday School following Fellowship; watch screen and listen for announcement that Sunday School is starting 

~Sunday School~

  • Adult- See Below.
  • Teens – will meet with Pastors John & Melony in the back of the Sanctuary for Basic Bible Study
  • Children – Various Classrooms South Wing

Faith Connections - Bob Stultz - Room 108/110/112
What if Jesus was Serious? by Skye Jethani - Justin Hawkins - Rm 104/106
Faith Connections - Gary Ritter - Rm 100 (Conference Room)

Basic Bible Study on the Christian Life and Spirit Filled Living (by Chic Shaver) - Pastors John & Melony - back of Sanctuary 



Gary Ritter’s Life Group at 5:30 PM in room 110     812-278-4274
Flynn/Shipley Life Group Bi-weekly at 5:00 PM at Tyler & Jen Flynn’s Home 812-325-0768 (meeting tonight)
Arthur Life Group (rotating homes) 6:00 PM   812-583-0691 Bi-weekly (not meeting tonight)


Wednesday – May 18th – 7:00 PM Adults meet with Brian Chambers for Adult Studies, Kids meet with Pastor John for “Foundations for Kids”, and TEENS meet with Cindy Crump in “The Basement”

Sunday - May 22nd - Bridal Shower for Katie McCullough 2-4 PM in Room 110.  Registered at Walmart and Target


May 29th - Memorial Roll Sunday


​June 12th - Mark Vice Concert


July 24th -27th – District Assembly & Conventions @ Old National Events Plaza in Evansville 

HEY…Did you know that TEENS are now meeting on WEDNESDAY evenings with Cindy Crump in “The Basement”. Make sure your teens (ages 12 and up) join in and encourage them to invite their friends!

May 12th-14th – Regional Celebrate Life

June 20th-24th – Youth Camp @ Higher Ground

July 24th – NYI Convention @ Old National Events Plaza Evansville

July 5th – 9th 2023 – NYC 2023 Tampa Bay FL


SAVE THE DATE!!! VBS WILL BE JUNE 29-JULY 1.  We are asking for people to bring in old paint cans, drop cloths (splattered with paint is best!), easels, paint brushes, any personal art projects that they wouldn’t mind displayed as decoration.  Also, please contact Marla Gray or Pam Helgesen if you would like to volunteer to help with VBS in any way.  


The ladies of the church will be hosting a Bridal Shower for Katie McCullough (Trace Hawkins) on Sundy, May 22nd from 2-4PM.  Plan on joining us to shower Katie with love!  Katie is registered at Walmart and Target.

​​The TRIM HEALTHY MAMA (and PAPA) group, led by Jaime Gaines, will be meeting Thursday, May 19th at 6:00 PM in Room 110.  This is a great supportive group…no judgement! We will be having an “S” meal pitch-in.  Let Renee Chambers know today if you are interested in joining us Thursday to check it out…and remember, it’s FREE! (If it’s your first time, don’t bring food.  There will be plenty!)  IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO GET STARTED!


Check out the LOST & FOUND basket at the Welcome Center.  There are items just waiting to be found! 

Valley Mission Church Needs:

Weekly Church Money Counter:  You will be paired and trained with another to perform this vital service. You need to be a member and living by our Christian Code of Conduct with the highest standard of confidentiality.

Web Creation, Design, or Maintenance:  Looking to update our church website.  Are you able to create a website?  Maintain a website we buy?  Bring us up to date?  We need you!  You do not need to be a member, but as in all our ministries, living by our Christian Code of Conduct is a must!

Funeral Dinner Organizer:  Plan, prep, and coordinate funeral dinners.  

We are working to compile a more complete listing.  We believe if you call Valley Mission your church home, you should easily be able to identify where you serve each other and the Lord!  Prayerfully consider the gifts God has given you to use to complete the body of Christ.

Wednesday Evening Worship Schedule (7:00 PM) - 

Adults will meet in Room 110 

Teens are meeting with Cindy Crump in "The Basement"

Kids will be meeting with Pastor John studying "Foundations for Kids" 

​​**Deadline for bulletin announcements is Tuesdays at 10:00 AM.  All announcements for the bulletin should be sent to Renee Chambers at  or text 812-327-6017.  Thank you :) 

~ Online Giving is available at ~

Valley Mission Church of the Nazarene

110 Hillcrest Way, Bedford, Indiana 47421

Phone:  812.275.7170

John Paulus, Pastor   812-797-9819

Melony Paulus, Pastor   812-797-9816