Warriors of the Word
Warriors of the Word are hosting their main fundraiser of the year, "Ride for the Kids" on Saturday, September 20. The Warriors are taking a 500 mile one day sponsored ride to Russellville, Arkansas and back. The purpose of the event is to raise funds to sponsor kids for camp, Adopt-a-Family, and Taking it to the Streets, a street ministry for kids. Lump sum as well as per mile donations are accepted. All contributions are tax deductible.  Departure location will be Victory Life Durant campus and kickstands up at 7:00 a.m.!

All motorcyclists are welcome to participate! Be a part of this great opportunity to fellowship while blessing others.

BrownwoodMembership Orientation Classes
This class is open to anyone who would like to learn more about Victory Life Church and/or who would like to become a member of VLC. This will be a two-part class beginning Aug. 24 @ 5:30 PM and will end at 7:30 PM. The second session will be held on Sept.7 beginning @ 5:30 PM and will conclude with Question/Answer time with Pastor Stan and Cathy.
AtokaStronger Family Conference
This year's Stronger Family Conference (SFC) is Friday, August 22 - Sunday, August 24. Speakers this year include Pastor Duane Sheriff, Pastors Jerry & Gita Doss, Pastor Shawn Wiebers, Pastor Mark Carrillo, and Pastor Seth Swindall. The conference is FREE to attend with a small cost for optional onsite childcare and lunch. Childcare cost for Saturday (Friday is Free) is $12 per child with a max of $36 per family. For lunches, there are four different options to choose from at $10 each. For all the conference details, to register your children, and to pre-order your lunch, visit http://www.strongerfamilyconference.com. Come get encouraged, find hope, receive spiritual guidance, get understanding, and get lifted up. Learn how to be STRONGER!
DurantVictory Life Academy
New school year begins Friday, August 22, at 8:00 a.m. to 3:40 p.m., with drop-off starting 7:30 a.m. and pick-up until 4:00 p.m. On Thursday, August 21, at 6:00 p.m. there is a Parent Orientation meeting, with the VLA Booster Club hosting a back-to-school bash with hotdogs and hamburgers available for purchase before the meeting.

Meet the Warriors!
Join us on Thursday, August 28, at 6:30 p.m. at Warrior Stadium as we introduce our 2014-2015 Warrior Cheerleaders, Athletes, and Coaching staff. Grilled burgers, chips, and drinks will be available for $5 in support of the Warrior Athletic Booster Club. You can also donate to the Cheer squads by purchasing desserts as well. Come, show your support for this year's teams and get them ready for a fantastic fall season!

BrownwoodJust a Simple Woman
A lake retreat for women to be held Friday, September 12-13, 2014, at Lake Brownwood Christian Retreat Center. Ladies may pre-register by Sunday, August 24th for $45.00. Extended registration is until Friday, September 5th for $60.00.  Price includes overnight lodging and meals.  Ladies, bring bed linens, pillows, bath linens and personal toiletries. Early arrival begins at 2 PM on the 12th and enjoy all the camp amenities. Registration for the conference begins at 5 PM. Online registration is available:  http://www.dsheriff.org/bw-ladies/registration1.aspx.  Call 325-646-3420 for more information.

Baptismal /Family Fun Day
Sunday, September 21, a day filled with music, food, and fun. There will be tons of fun activities surrounding this event, which include a baptismal, bounce houses, hamburgers and hotdogs, volleyball and a live band. You won’t want to miss it! Bring your lawn chairs or picnic blankets, and come to enjoy the festivities. Activities start at 5:00 p.m. on the VLA ball field. If you are planning on being baptized, please meet at the Main Sanctuary at 4:00 p.m. You will need to bring a change of clothes. The church will provide a “keepsake” towel for each person being baptized. For more information or to sign up, visit the Welcome Center in the foyer, or call the church at 580-920-1791.

All CampusesRAM Conference
February 19-20, 2015, at River of Life Church in Eastland, TX! River of Life Church is located at 1247 E. Main, Eastland, TX 76448. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Tamra Lindley at 580.920.1791. Great plans are in the works for ministry and fellowship with our rural pastors and leadership. Both Pastor Duane and Pastor Jerry Maston are excited to meet with you for a renewal time in spirit, soul, and body. Pre-register! Registration deadline is February 8, 2015.