(September 1, 2018 through Present)During the church year of September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018 there were:•4 additions by baptism and 11 by letter•Total recorded members was 555 with 483 being resident members•The Sunday School Attendance average was 113•The Sunday Morning Worship Service average was 165•Vacation Bible School Enrollment was 142•Total Mission Project Participation was 224•Financial GivingoCooperative Program = $23,313oAnnie Armstrong Giving = $1,840oLottie Moon Giving = $3,103oAssociation Missions Giving = $3,885oGreat Commissions Giving = $39,515oTotal Missions Giving = $45,952•Organizational Structure for 2017 - 2018•The recorded deaths were:oElizabeth Jarboe FarmeroIva Richerson HardestyoRonnie Lee BenningfieldoThomas Bernard BucklerThe Monthly Business Meeting was held on September 5, 2018. (Click to view a summary of the minutes)The Monthly Business Meeting was held on October 10, 2018. (Click to view a summary of the minutes)The Annual Trunk and Treat event was held on October 24, 2018. The weather was perfect and there was lots of fun and fellowship as the church family and community friends gathered to enjoy the activity on the church grounds. Hundreds of people participated in the activities. MHBC youth and other volunteers served chili in the fellowship hall, with donations going toward expenses for the youth to attend the Winter Xtreme event in December. A total of $1,247 in donations was received. Younger children, dressed in various Halloween attire, visited the many "trunk" sites offering all kinds of goodies, games, and entertainment. According to calculations based upon the number of bags of candy passed out, there were just shy of 200 trick or treaters. The Monthly Business Meeting was held on November 7, 2018. (Click to view a summary of the minutes). The annual "Hanging of the Greens" service took place on November 25, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. It featured participation of the entire congregation in the program. Gifts were placed under the tree by those attending the service that will be given to Brookhaven Mission. At the conclusion of the service, Bro. Billy Compton narrated the story of the birth of Jesus while the children of AWANA created the Nativity Scene.The Monthly Business Meeting was held on December 5, 2018. (Click to view a summary of the minutes).