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OCTOBER 14, 2020


  Greg and Kara Cornelius: “My dad’s surgery went great. He’s going home today. Thank you all for your prayers.”

  Please keep William Greenleaf in your prayers. He had cataract surgery this morning on his right eye and will have his left eye done on October 28th.

  Rachael Sherrill:Our sister-in-law's mother, Susi Brackett, found out this week that her brain cancer has returned and is inoperable. She has lost her speech and some of her motor skills. The doctor says he doesn't know how long she has. Please keep her and her husband, Steve Brackett, as well as her daughters, Jordan Lamb and Tara Brackett, and their families,  in your prayers please.” 

  Louise Williams: “I had the injection in my neck on Friday for my neurological chronic cough. I will also continue with therapy. So far, I feel pretty good. Thanking God for each victory.”

  Our Shut-ins: Cindy Anderson, Amelia Biser, Jim Blue, Jamie Cole, James Hall, Gail Jones, Sally Mans, Johnny Powell, and Bill & Sherill Townsley.

  Mother-In-Waiting: Jessica Ogle (2/4), Allison Goad (2/7), and Caroline Lowery (3/16).

  Our Missionaries: Denisovs & Rahimovs (Tomsk, Russia), Kishore Etwaroo Family (Port Kaituma, Guyana), Carlos & Linda Eguizabal (Juayua & Salcoatitan, El Salvador) & YOU (Huntsville Area)


Our congratulations to David and Doris Smith, who are the proud grandparents of a girl. Darcie Anne Gipson, daughter of John and Holly Gipson, was born Saturday, October 10th, weighing 5 pounds and 13 ounces.


Thanks to everyone for the food and all the help and prayers through my recovery after surgery. Everything is appreciated beyond words. Please continue the prayers.

Gail Jones


1.   A Confident Faith – Study of Ruth and Esther (Ladies Class)

Zoom link:

2.   Hope in Troubled Times: A Study of 1 and 2 Chronicles

 Zoom link:

TONIGHT’S lesson will be in 2 Chronicles 6-7 – Seeking God’s Good for His People.




Nicole Story and Isaiah Martin

Sunday, October 18, 2020

From 2:00 – 3:30 PM

Zoom link will be published later.

Nicole and Isaiah are registered at Bed, Bath & Beyond.

Please have gifts delivered to Nicole’s home (324 Natchez Trail, Huntsville, AL 35806)

by Wednesday, October 14th, or drop off at the church office by Friday, October 16.

“Please forward any special recipes or words of encouragement you would like to share with the couple to Sandra James at sljames(-at-) by Friday 10/16, please.  Words of encouragement may be marital advice or suggestions of fun places to go on a date or a day trip. You may also share these in a Chat during the shower or just speak up if opportunity permits.”

Time: Oct 18, 2020 - 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 878 9318 1676

Passcode: 213184



Please join us to Celebrate the Bride-To-Be

Sarah Grace Newman

Daughter of Brenda Newman

Sunday, October 25th – From 2:00 – 3:30 PM

Central’s Family Life Center

Sarah is registered at Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, and Pottery Barn


Our Singing on the Lawn has been rescheduled for Sunday, November 1st, from 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Please plan on joining us for singing and social distancing fellowship. Don’t forget your lawn chairs and/or blankets. If you have any questions, contact Gerry Binford at (256-508-9407).

Below is a link you can download to your electronic devise (tablet, phone, etc.) before coming to our Singing on the Lawn. You will be able to use this for the songs – we will also have printed copies of the songs available if you would prefer a hard copy. This app is free.


We are continuing our adult class in the Family Life Center in-person this Sunday, October 18th, with Tom Reynolds teaching. This will be streamed live from 9:15 - 10:00 a.m.














It's happening and we need you!

With so much uncertainty and separation, this event will be an opportunity for our congregation to gather and provide a safe and fun experience for our community. 

When:   October 31 (Saturday)

                    5pm-9pm (We will be wrapped up and gone by 9pm.)

Needs:   Approximately 25 families (cars) to decorate and handout candy – Need about 15 more cars.

               8 kitchen/food helpers

               2 greeters (hand out bags)

               2 parking lot attendants to assist members and others in parking until 5pm (We will then open the office side lot to anyone.)

To address safety/health concerns:

1.   All cars and spots will continue to be spaced out as usual to make sure our congregants are six feet apart

2.   All Central folks need to wear masks (feel free to incorporate that into your costumes!)

3.   If you are handing out candy, it needs to be PRE-WRAPPED.

4.   Whomever hands out the candy must wear gloves and not allow trick or treaters to grab candy on their own.

5.   We WILL still serve food, however only a select few cooking people will be allowed in the building.

6.   All food (as always) will be pre-wrapped and handed out by selected GLOVED/MASKED workers.

7.   Building will be closed to everyone except Central members – you can use the bathrooms near the glass doors of the gym. 

To participate and/or donate (money/food/candy) you can contact Rodney Keeton (256-520-9196 or rodney(-at-) OR go to the link below and register your family online!


Help is still needed from LIFE Talks, other groups, or individuals to provide meals for the campus ministry’s Friday Night Lives (FNL) for either October 30 or November 6. If you or your group will be able to provide one of these dates, please email Pat at pat(-at-) and let her know what date and what the meal with be. Thank you in advance for helping our Campus Ministry.


Please wish Jamie Cole, one of our shut-ins, a Happy Birthday Wednesday, October 14th. Let’s flood her with cards and birthday wishes! (Address: 182 Chanel Drive, Huntsville, Alabama 35811.)