Strawberry Festival Volunteers Needed
There are still volunteer slots available for this year’s 4th of July Strawberry Festival following the parade. 8th Street will be blocked off for our serving of sundaes, cones, and lemonade in conjunction with the Tread of Pioneers refreshments and 17 piece band, from 11:00-1:00. These volunteer positions are for 1 hour or less, and proceeds will be given back to the community where there is a need. Sign up sheets are located on the table in front of the church office. Questions? Contact Sandy Spiegel, 846-5146.
Mission to the Dominican Republic
Penny Deihl is going to the D.R. on July 18 and is collecting non-prescription drugs, vitamins and other medicine cabinet items such as band aids and pain relief medicine. Put your donations in the box in the hall from Sunday, June 25 through Sunday, July 16. Muchas gracias for your generosity.
Fall Fare 2017
Yes, you read correctly. We are gearing up for next Fall's event and we need your participation! Join us in sewing projects, artwork, wood crafts, knitting, floral arrangements...whatever your talent is...
Questions may be directed to Karen Brander (815-520-2962) or Fran Stolz (970-879-1891) co-chairs for Fall Fare 2017.
Sign up in Fellowship Hall for groups which will run through through July 2017. About 10 people meet monthly in someone`s home for a delicious potluck dinner, great conversation , and lots of laughs. Sign up even if you will miss some of the months or if your home is too small for hosting. It's a good way to make new friends and get better acquainted with others in the church. Questions? Call Penny Deihl at 871-1750 or send an email.
Dinners for SK8 Church
SK8 Church Meals - We will once again be providing dinner for SK8 Church on the 3rd Monday of each month. Food needed: a Main Dish for 15 (x2), Salad for 25, Dessert for 25, and a volunteer to deliver the meal by 6 pm that evening. A sign-up sheet for February and March is available in the Fellowship Hall, or contact Nancy Mucklow: 846.2630 email@example.com
‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ (Matthew 25:40).
Help our Parish Care and Prayer Chain reach out and make a difference in one another's lives....with meals, visits, handyman chores, prayers.... If you or someone you know needs a helping hand or prayer support, please contact Tim or Laurie, or place a note in the offering plate.
TRAVELING METHODIST NATION
Keep an eye out for emails and Facebook posts with times and meeting places for this fun fellowship opportunity to support our youth. Questions? Call or email the office, 879-1290, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Sanctuary Design team now has a "flower fund!" You can help support the creative magic with a donation towards flowers, and we'll do the legwork for you! To contribute, you may put a donation in the envelope by the sign-up sheet in the main hallway. As always, if you 'd like to honor someone special or an important occasion on a specific date, we will continue to highlight that in the weekly bulletin. Thanks for your support - contact Laurie for more information.
As a body of believers who care for each other, our community and the world around us, we embrace prayer as a powerful and deeply meaningful part of our faith. Through our active prayer chain network, we seek to lift up one another in prayer during times of difficulty or need. If you would like to be a part of the prayer chain or have a specific prayer request, we encourage you to contact us - email Laurie Edwards, Pastoral Assistant at email@example.com or the church office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Prayer Chest
Requests for prayers can be left in the prayer chest under the altar or placed in the offering plate.
Opportunities for Ministry
Be a Part of Worship
See the bulletin board outside the church office for opportunities to provide snacks for fellowship time and flowers for the sanctuary.
Helping in the Nursery—It is best to have 2 people in the nursery with our children at all times. We are looking for volunteers, teens or adults, to help during worship service. Contact Chayla at email@example.com.
Parish Care Ministries --Join us as we seek to minister to our members who could use a caring touch. Have some fun with ongoing random acts of kindness. If you have been on the giving or receiving end of something special, we’d like to hear about it, and to share some of these on Sunday mornings. In addition, any ideas you have that we could help implement are welcome! If you know of someone in need of prayers or special attention contact Laurie at firstname.lastname@example.org.