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Laura Goff will play "Stand Up, Stand Up for Jesus", "Faith is the Victory", "I Must Tell Jesus", "I Need Thee Every Hour". Communion Song: "There Is a Redeemer". Invitation: "The Savior Is Waiting". Closing chorus: "God Is So Good".
Servers: KFC: Garrett Posten and Bailey Bomar. Nursery: Diana Houlehan. Communion Prep.: Sally Uherka. Ushers: Mike Goff and Ward Ledbetter. Preschool helper: Rey Peterson.
AM Sermon: Larry Richardson, "Returning to the Original Pattern", 2 Timothy 2:2. PM: "Finders Keepers!" Matthew 13:44-46, Larry Richardson
Attendance, July 6: AM Worship: 157. PM Worship: 33. Life Groups, 91.
Gasconade Christian Service Camp dates are as follows:
July 6-11: Intermediate Camp (Grades 6-7)
July 13-19: High School Camp (Grades 10-12)
MOVE is August 20-24. This annual youth conference for high schoolers is a great time of worship, learning and spiritual growth. For more information. contact Dustin Moss.
Larry's "Discovery" class, for new members or anyone who wishes to know more about the church and its doctrine, has been rescheduled from June 22 to September 14.
The CBCO blood drive drive will be here on Tuesday, July 8, from 2:00-5:00 p.m.. We encourage all who are able to do so to give blood. All blood types are needed. Thank you.
Our final day to help in the kitchen at Gasconade Christian Service Camp is on Friday, July 18. We do not need to provide snacks; we just need volunteers to work.
Ernie Courtwright will be our guest speaker for our morning service on August 20. He will be speaking about the work in Panama, where his son Corey is serving.
The youth group is planning a trip to Six Flags. They will be distrbuting M & M containers to collect "loose change" for their trip. If you would like to help by filling one, please see Dustin or Ashely or pick up a container from the church office. Thanks!
For the back to school fair at school on August 7, our church is providing notebooks, notebook paper and 2-pocket folders. There will a box in the foyer for donations. Your help will be greatly appreciated.
A fund to purchase a new church bus has been started. If you would like to give to this fund, please mark your donaton as "bus fund" so that it will go to the appropriate place. This fund is intended to be separate from the church tithe and missions giving, and we ask that you not take from these funds to give to the new bus fund. It is simply open for those who can give or wish to give in order to purcahse a much-needed church bus. Thank you, and God bless you for your service to Him.
The ladies' Wednesday night class is starting "Gods at War" this week. Amanda Boberg is the class leader, and it will meet in Roy Peterson's classroom. All ladies are encouraged to attend.
The Wednesday afternoon ladies' sewing group will not meet during the summer months. They will resume making mats for the homeless in the fall. The date will be announced later. They would like to thank those who attended to help make the mats, as well as those who made them privately and contributed them to their work.
Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Support group meets at the church every Monday at 8 pm. Everyone is welcome.
Jack Maxey is teaching the book of Romans in the big classroom off the foyer. Joe Brown and Bernard Houlehan have begun a new men's study by Kyle Idleman in Roy Peterson's Sunday morning classroom. Amanda Boberg has begun a new women's study entitled "Gods at War", and Roy Peterson's class is studying the Gospel of John in the library. There are also children's classes for all ages. Our Wednesday evening meals will resume in August.
Wednesday night's meal: Meals have been suspended until fall. They are tentatively scheduled to resume on August 20. A schedule for who is responsible for each meal will be posted in advance of that date.
Food pantry items needed for June: Flour, Sugar, Salt
July 8: CBCO Blood Drive at Church
July 18: Kitchen work day at camp (no snacks)
July 20: Ernie Courtwright will speak, am service
July 20-24. MOVE, (CIY). See Dustin for details.
July 26: Amber Richardson/Chad Abernathy Wedding
July 28: Leadership Meetings
Aug 7: Back to school fair at school
Aug 17: Back to school bash at church