The Keenagers will be taking a bus trip on September 13 to the Bud’s Best Cookie Plant in Birmingham for a group tour. We will leave the church at 9:30 am. We will stop for lunch and then tour the plant at 1 pm. The tour is approximately 30 minutes long and then we will return to the church around 4:30 pm. Please sign up at the Information Table or see Kathy Taylor for more information.


We will begin TeamKID on Wednesday night, September 7th.  This is a fun, high-energy ministry that encourages kids to know Jesus Christ and grow in a relationship with him! All parts of TeamKID- Bible stories, Scripture memory, mission activities, life application, and recreation games – connect to teach life lessons to kids. If you have not enrolled your child please do so by Sunday, August 28.




Women at the Well will be hosting our first ladies fellowship of the Fall on September 1 at 6:00 pm in the Activity Room! In addition to a time of food and fellowship, we will be kicking off our Mississippi River Backpack Collection for this year!  There are flyers at the Welcome Center with a list of supplies we will be collecting, or you can visit You do not have to finish a backpack before this date, we will just begin collecting supplies. Please bring a snack to share. We hope you can join us for a time to enjoy each other’s company and support a great ministry!



On Saturday, September 3, we will be packing sack lunches (sandwich, chips, and cookie or brownie) to take to folks in the ICU waiting room at Decatur Morgan Hospital. We will also provide a tray of sandwiches or pot of soup etc. and a dessert for the nurses working in ICU. We will meet at the church at 10:30 a.m. to pack the lunches. There is a sign-up sheet at the information table to help with the sack lunches. Anyone interested in volunteering to prepare something for the nurses please contact Tammy Benton.



Beginning Sunday evening, September 11, from 5:30-7:00 pm, we will offer the following discipleship classes.
¨ The Man God Uses—Henry & Tom Blackaby (Men’s Study)- Greg Weeks

¨ Face to Face with Priscilla & Aquila: Balancing Life & Ministry– Janet Thompson (Women’s Study)- Melissa            Moore

¨ The Christian Atheist: Believing in God but Living as If He Doesn’t Exist– Craig Groeschel (Co-ed Study)-                  Bridgette Guest

¨ Gray Areas: Finding Truth When Life Isn’t Black & White– Mike Glenn (Co-ed Study)-Todd Evans

¨ Seven Rings of Marriage—Jackie Bledsoe (Couples)- Dewayne & Patty Maze
There are sign-up sheets and a brief description of each class on the Information Table. Most classes will be six to eight weeks in length.  Participant study guides /books will be $10.00 per person. (These classes will be offered again in 2017.)



You now have the ability to safely and securely support Parkview Baptist financially online. Our partnership with ACS Technologies allows you to give a one-time gift, set up a recurring weekly contribution, monthly gift by debit card, automatic withdrawal, or credit card. Just go to and click the link for online giving. Then you will simply fill in the form and follow the directions to set up your account. For more info call the church office.



Open enrollment for the 2016 – 2017 Promiseland Preschool school year has begun. The school year begins on August 15, 2016.  Hours will be Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Please call the church office for more information.