Stephen Ministry in Our Congregation

Stephen Ministers are lay congregation members trained to provide one-to-one care to those experiencing a difficult time in life, such as grief, divorce, job loss, chronic or terminal illness or relocation. It is confidential, free, and very helpful. Contact Pastor Candy Foster for more info at [email protected] or call the church office.

 

SAVE THE (NEW) DATES!

Driveway Kids

Driveway Praise Team | Every Sunday

K through 6th grade children are invited to join Ms. Chelsea to perform during the Driveway Show at either the 9:45 of 11:00 services. Practice is on Sunday mornings at 9am in room 102. Contact [email protected] for more information.

 

Driveway Praise Team Kick-off Party | September 9, 5:30-7pm | Driveway

 

Blessing of the Backpacks | September 13

Children will be promoted to their new grade and receive a special gift while a pastor blesses the new school year at 9:45 and 11:00 in the Driveway or a drive-thru backpack blessing from

1-3pm under the portico adjoining the Main Sanctuary.

 

3rd Grade Bible Ceremony | September 16, 6:30pm | Main Sanctuary

Join Pastor James and the 3rd grade teaching team as your child receives a Bible. Contact Susan Crowton, [email protected] to register or for more info.

 

Acolyte Recognition & Training |Sunday, September 20 | 8:30 & 11:00 services

If your child served as an Acolyte during the past year, please contact Katie Klumpp at [email protected] so they can be recognized.

Training for new Acolytes begins at noon in the Narthex.

 

New Children’s Program

Children are invited to join “Re-Fuel” on Wednesday nights from 6:30-8pm starting August 26, the first week of Disciple Bible Studies. Mandatory sign-ups available on F1.

 

Ezra and Nehemiah

Tuesday mornings, Zoom at 7:30 a.m., beginning September 1-November 17

This 12 week study will give us a last look at the days of the Old Testament. A remnant returns to rebuild the Temple and reinstitute the worship of God in Jerusalem. But the small group struggles as they face really hard times. Come learn how God keeps His covenant with them and points them to the restoration that can only come through a Deliverer! link to free material at

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/course/knowing-the-bible-ezra-and-nehemiah/#week-1-overview-of-ezra-and-nehemiah or

we have them already printed out and ready for pick up in the church office. Contact Pastor Candy for more info at [email protected]