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Events Calendar

March 23, 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
25 26 27 28 1 Thursday, 1 March 2018 2 Friday, 2 March 2018 3 Saturday, 3 March 2018
4 Sunday, 4 March 2018 5 Monday, 5 March 2018 6 Tuesday, 6 March 2018 7 Wednesday, 7 March 2018 8 Thursday, 8 March 2018 9 Friday, 9 March 2018 10 Saturday, 10 March 2018
11 Sunday, 11 March 2018 12 Monday, 12 March 2018 13 Tuesday, 13 March 2018 14 Wednesday, 14 March 2018 15 Thursday, 15 March 2018 16 Friday, 16 March 2018 17 Saturday, 17 March 2018
18 Sunday, 18 March 2018 19 Monday, 19 March 2018 20 Tuesday, 20 March 2018 21 Wednesday, 21 March 2018 22 Thursday, 22 March 2018 23 Friday, 23 March 2018 24 Saturday, 24 March 2018
25 Sunday, 25 March 2018 26 Monday, 26 March 2018 27 Tuesday, 27 March 2018 28 Wednesday, 28 March 2018 29 Thursday, 29 March 2018 30 Friday, 30 March 2018 31 Saturday, 31 March 2018

Weekly Announcements

“Seek ye first the Kingdom of God”. You are invited to begin your day with members of the church family on a phone teleconference each morning Monday through Friday, 6:30 – 6:40 for prayer and meditation. Simply dial 1.515.739.1015, follow the instructions and enter 505-087-623 as the meeting ID. This year we will be using the book My Utmost For His Highest by Oswald Chambers for the devotional reading. Please call in by 6:28 a.m.

THE HCBC NURSERY HAS A NEW LOCATION! The nursery is now located in the Jesse Barnes, Jr. Family Life Center, first classroom on the left. Entrance Double doors nearest the JBJFLC will NOT be accessible. Please enter the church as normal and proceed to the JBJFLC. Remember, parents MUST sign their child in with complete name, age and parent's/guardian's cell number to be reached during service.

Be our guest! Let's celebrate our risen Savior and with one another. Children ages 3-12 are invited to join Children's Church for our annual egg hunt on Easter Sunday. We will meet in back vestibule immediately after service. Bring containers for eggs and join the fun.

Join us for our Annual Revival March 26- 28, 2018, nightly at 7:00 p.m. See you there!

2018 High School and College Graduates, Christian Education instructors and staff, retires and new member graduates will be recognized on “Education Day” at Hill Chapel, May 20, 2018. High School and College Graduates and retirees are asked to submit their information to Geraldine Clarke or the church office by April 29, 2018. Forms are in the vestibule. For more information, contact Geraldine Clarke at 706-540-4870.

The church family will travel to Mobile, Alabama May 26– 27, 2018 rooms must be reserved by April 28, 2018. The cost of the room is $129, double occupancy, at Hampton Inn Mobile East Bay/Daphne, 29451 US Hwy 98 Daphne, Alabama. When making reservations, call 1-251-626-2220 or book online using the group code RBL.

The Maggie R. Johnson Give Back to the Community Ministry is accepting winter clothing. Please contact Sister Susan Thomas at 706-351-9670.

Need a ride? To request transportation for Sunday service, please contact the church office before noon on Fridays.

Dance classes are offered here at Hill Chapel Baptist Church Tuesday nights in the Life Center. Line Dance Class: 6:00 — 7:00 p.m.; Ballroom Dance Class: 7:15 — 8:15 p.m. Classes are $5 per person. For information, see Minister Charlie Maddox.

Enrollment for the Global Blood Therapeutics (GBT) Hope Study, a Phase 3 clinical re-search study, is underway. The GBT Hope study is evaluating the safety and effectiveness of Voxelotor (previously GBT440) as an oral, once-daily therapy for patients with sickle cell disease. If you or someone you know lives with SCD, you may know the effects can span generations. Interested participants may contact Natalie Bongiorno at the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders via phone at 301-517-2016 or email at email at

Athens Area Alumni of HBCU presents 2018 Black Colleges and Universities Fair Saturday, April 21, 2018, 10:00 a.m.—2:00 p.m., at the Athens-Clarke County Library, 205 Baxter Street, Athens, GA. RSVP @

If you would like an announcement printed with the weekly church announcements, please complete an Announcement Request Form (available in the file holder in the hallway outside the church office). Please leave completed form(s) in the folder designated for the church secretary in the file holder on the church office door. The deadline is Wednesday prior to the Sunday they are to appear in the program. You can also e-mail the information to Please indicate “Church Announcement” on the Subject Line. Thank you!


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