The Weekly: September 17-23

This Week’s Message: Callous Prophet, Compassionate God (Jonah 3:1-4:10 by Pastor Andy Neely

This Week’s Resources: Download the weekly bulletin

FIRST STEPS CLASS FOR KIDS |Four Sundays Beginning October 1st @ 9am

Our new First Steps class is for children who have accepted Christ or who are close to accepting Christ. Children will meet for 4 consecutive Sundays in October (October 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd), at 9am during the Sunday School hour. We will meet in Room D-215 (upstairs in the Children’s Wing) each week, and will also have a baptism service on Sunday, October 29. If you would like to enroll your child in this class, please email Rich Smith at [email protected]

LIGHTHOUSE LAYNE | Volunteers Needed Mondays 5:00-5:45pm

If you would like to volunteer to help elementary school age Hartland residents with their homework, contact Jennifer King (call or text 217-502-1374 [email protected]) or Janice Thomason (731-426-4364 [email protected]). Hartland Ministry is seeking new volunteers to help with Bible Study, crafts and activities on Monday nights during this school year. If you would like to help, contact Sylicia Fuqua ([email protected] or 731-394-0993) or Lori Camp ([email protected] or 731-499-0756).


As millions of people are recovering from the Hurricane Harvey Disaster, many people are wondering the best way to give to the relief effort. One of the best ways you can do that is to give through the Tennessee Baptist Relief Fund. 100% of gifts go to relief. Tennessee Disaster Relief and Southern Baptist Disaster Relief are respected and welcomed nationwide. Here are three ways you can help:

  • Give Today: Initial gifts will help provide water, blankets, and other basic survival items and needs. To make donations, go to
  • Pray for Those Affected: Pray for all of those who are involved and going through this disaster. Pray that God would use it for His glory and
  • Consider Going: We will most likely be sending a team in the next several months to assist with Houston area relief. If you would like to be considered for any potential West Jackson relief trip(s), please e-mail Alan Teel with your information as well as relevant skills and experience.

YOUTH CHOIR | Sing With Us Sundays 4:30-5:30pm

Are you a student and interested in singing with our youth choir this Fall? All students grades 6-12 are invited to come and sing with us every Sunday afternoon in the choir loft. We also have various opportunities to share throughout the year. Contact Teresa Wood ([email protected]) for more information.

MUSIC & PRODUCTION VOLUNTEERS | Learn More & Serve This Fall

Are you a musician or have experience in audio and video work? We are looking to add new members to our music and production ministry to serve on Sundays and Wednesdays at West Jackson. This includes instrumentalists, vocalists, and audio/visual volunteers for a variety of service opportunities. Contact Teresa Wood ([email protected] and Paul Helms ([email protected] to learn more.