Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.

Announcements for the week of June 4, 2023

  • Pardon Our Progress: The fellowship hall and education building renovations are underway. Please be patient as we make continual adjustments to ministry events and gatherings during this time. Please note that Pastor Chris will be working temporarily out of his home office during this period.
  • VBS 2023: Vacation Bible School 2023 is scheduled for June 5-9 from 5:30-8 p.m. Please contact Stacy Woodall to volunteer! Additionally, we will be holding registration online this year at Please share this link with any families with kids who have completed grades pre-K through 6th grade! Parents may also register their children in person at the registration table.  We will provide a meal each night, along with a fun and engaging “Twists and Turns” theme which teaches the gospel and shares about missions, along with recreation, arts and crafts, and a worship rally.
  • Local Mission Opportunities:  Adaptive VBS at Vivian B. Adams School – June 14. Please see Stacy Woodall for more details on how you can serve.
    Serve Day at DBA Ministry Store / Swim at Ozark Pool – June 24.
    The Serve project will be from 9 a.m.-noon, then lunch until 1 p.m., followed by swimming at Ozark Pool from 1-5 p.m. More details to come!
    Serve Day at Dale County Pregnancy Center in Ozark – June 24, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Deep clean. Cleaning products and lunch provided by DCPC. The following week, Wired Ministries will be there to help relocate items to their new location. Anyone able to help, please contact Chris Smith for details.
  • Baby Bottle Boomerang: Baby bottles were distributed during the A.M. service on Mother’s Day Sunday, to begin our annual Baby Bottle Boomerang in support of the Dale County Pregnancy Center (formerly Sav-A-Life). If you have not already picked one up, please get a baby bottle to fill with change, cash, or a check to support this important local ministry, or click the link below to give online today. We will collect all filled baby bottles on Father’s Day Sunday, June 18.
  • Youth Camp:  Due to some scheduling conflicts youth camp has been rescheduled this year. Camp is now June 19-23 in Clinton, Miss. See Bro. David for more information.
  • Men’s Ministry Breakfasts will be on hold until the renovations to the kitchen and Fellowship Hall are completed.
  • Senior Adult Sunday & Lunch: The senior adult lunch has been postponed until after renovations to the kitchen and Fellowship Hall have been completed. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time of change.
  • Music Minister Search: Please be in prayer for our personnel committee as they search for our next Minister of Music. Thank you to Bro. David, Mrs. Peggy, and Ms. Charlotte for providing service in the interim period. Pastor Chris will be developing a special music signup for those who would like to sing (solo, duet, trio, etc.). Please contact Pastor Chris to sign up.
  • Mission Trips:   By using the North American Mission Board, our church is ready to assist Brothers and Sisters in going on 2-14 day mission trips. This assistance is in logistics, coordination, and even financial. We are thrilled several members are planning on mission trips in the next 2-12 months. If you feel called and/or interested, see Jim or Esse Muskopf, or Chris Smith. Visit for information about a variety of short-term domestic and international mission trips. In addition, there is a tab on this page which will link you to the Serve Tours weekend trips.
  • Family Advocacy Ministry (FAM):   We are in the process of developing this component of our missions ministry. We are focused on two primary areas of service: First, hosting events through partnerships such as DHR and Alabama Baptist Children’s Home & Family Ministries to serve foster and adoptive families. Second, developing a care community team of 5-8 people who will commit one year of ministry service to an identified foster or adoptive family. If you are interested in serving and would like more information about FAM for Pinckard Baptist, contact Pam Pettus, Joni Smith, or Pastor Chris Woodall.
  • Tuesday Morning Prayer Gathering: Pastor Chris leads a prayer/devotional time at 8 a.m. Tuesdays. During this time, we will specifically seek the Lord’s grace on our church and his power and influence to reach our community. We invite you to join us!
  • Chest of Joash: The Chest of Joash is an ongoing, freewill offering above and beyond your regular general fund tithe. The funds raised through the Chest of Joash will be divided 70% to the building fund and 30% to the general fund. You may make your offering (designated “Chest of Joash”) in the offering box in the vestibule or give now on using the link below:
  • Children’s Church Volunteers:
    First Sunday: Deidre and Grace
    Second Sunday: Angel and Esse
    Third Sunday: Chad and Ashley
    Fourth Sunday: Karrie and Hope
    Fifth Sunday: Stacy and Jene’
  • Dale Baptist Association News: The DBA is in need of ministry volunteers in two main areas: 1) individuals to serve in the ministry center, and 2) individuals to serve in our associational disaster relief team. For those who are interested in the ministry center, contact Kim at the DBA office, 334-744-2713, or email her at JavaScript required to view Email. For those interested in disaster relief, contact Jim Hill at the DBA office or go to for training information and registration.
  • Communications: We are implementing a couple of new forms of communication in addition to the usage of our private Facebook page and church website:
    • REMIND App – To get push notifications on a smartphone or computer, go to on your device and follow the instructions to sign up and download the Remind app.
    • REMIND Texts – If you would prefer to get text notifications, text the message @pinckar to the number 81010. If you have trouble texting to 81010, try texting @pinckar to (720) 606-4669. Note that standard text messaging rates will apply.
    • Email List – Please text Pastor Chris at 334-733-9106 or email him at JavaScript required to view Email and provide your email address to get on the list.
  • Alabama Baptist: If you are currently receiving The Alabama Baptist but are no longer reading it or interested in receiving it, please contact Wanda Edwards to be removed from the subscription list.
  • Giving: Pinckard Baptist Church relies on our members to support our ministries through continued giving. Please visit the Giving section to see a list of ways you can give your tithes and offerings, or click the button below to give online now using