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First Sunday Morning Worship Service
The First Sunday morning worship held at the new location was on December 21, 2008.
Pre prayer annointing - Led by Elder Jack Miller and a few congregants
Elder David Bell promptly started service at 9:30am
Scriptural Reading - Minister Tracy Edwards, Psalms 16:5
Prayer - Elder Jack Miller
Music Selections led by Elder Michael Taylor
"Come all ye Faithful"
"I Will Bless the Lord"
Announcements - Elder David Bell
Sermonic Musical Selection - "Show Yourself Mighty, Show Yourself Strong"
Bishop Spears made a few comments, then started his sermon from Matthew 6:25-34
First Communion Service
The First Communion Service was held on March 1, 2009.
1st Baby Dedication
Parents Chris and Chloe Sanders dedicated Journey Sanders
Sermon "The Lord in Honor to His Name"
Malachi 1:6-9 and 3:16-18
October 26, 2009 Computer lab was installed, consecrated and dedicated
Earlier in the month, projector was installed in the sanctuary.
First Memorial Service
James Bridgeford - November 2009
Aston and Asa Smith were the first couple to be wed at the north campus on January 23rd, 2010
First Baptism Service
The first Baptism Service was held on Sunday November 6, 2011. The canidates for baptism were:
First Minister to preach their 1st sermon
Eric Dees became the first Minister in Training to preach his first sermon ("A Spiritual Tune Up", John 14:15-17) at Watauga on February 19, 2012.
First Youth Choir Performance
The Watauga Youth Choir had its first performance on May 13, 2012. The selection was "He's a Keeper" by Rodney Bryant.
First Funeral Service
Irving Mack - September 4, 2012