During our Family Promise week, July 22-29, 2018, we hosted two families. Two adults and six children were made to feel welcome due largely in part to the volunteers who helped that week. See the 8/8/18 Good News button for details and news on an upcoming Family Promise fund raiser.
The August Ladies Coffee is on Saturday, August 18th at Five Loaves Coffeehouse & Bakery – 4117 2nd Avenue N. at 9:30 a.m. with hostess JOAN DUNCAN.
Great Fall Symphony Principal Flutist, Norman Gonzales presents a recital of American and Latin music. He will be joined by Luis Millan on guitar (University of Montana) and Lee Hancock on Piano (Billings Symphony). Admission to the concert is FREE.
Welcome to Cindy Stevens who has been selected as our new Choir Director. Be sure to check out Notes from the Choir Loft in the 8.8.18 Good News button to learn more about Cindy.
Partnering with Christ United Methodist, we are collecting backpacks, folders, glue sticks, pencils crayons, notebooks, markers, erasers, etc. to be distributed to area schools BEFORE the start of the school year on 8/29. A table will be in the narthex for the collection of supplies. The more supplies we can collect the more schools we can serve.
Our Fall Bible Study will delve into some of the Parables of Jesus and explore their meaning in Jesus’ day and their relevance in ours. See the NEWS link for details. Anyone interested is asked to sign up on the bulletin board in the Narthex or call the church office.
Rally/Homecoming Sunday is September 9th. Join us for worship and enjoy family, friends, and fellowship. The Fellowship Board will grill hamburgers and hot dogs and provide buns, potato salad, coleslaw, baked beans and dessert.
Join Pastor Lynne for a Sip ‘N’ Chat on Thursday, August 9, 4:30 – 6:00 P.M. at Big Mouth BBQ/The Front Brewery – 215 3rd Street NW, and Tuesday, August 21, 1:00 – 2:30 P.M. at Morning Light Coffee Roasters – 1701 9th Ave. S.
Volunteers are needed for summer nursery care on September 2 (Labor Day weekend). This is also a good time to consider teaching Sunday school for the fall rotation. Please call the church office, 453-4316 or or Janet Koostra, 727-8443 if you are able to help.
Sunday school will begin again after Labor Day.