First Connections June 12, 2015

First Connections – June 12, 2015

Great are the works of the Lord, studied by all who have pleasure in them. Full of honor and majesty is his work, and his righteousness endures for ever. He has caused his wonderful works to be remembered; the Lord is gracious and merciful. Psalm 111:2-4

 

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

 June 15-18  9am - 12pm

  • We still need 1 Station leader to help w/ KidVid cinema for the older kids.
  • We also still need to borrow some winter hiking equipment for decorating that will be returned when we are finished.
  • To volunteer to help or to sign up your child to attend go to the church website; www.firstshawnee.com, or contact the church office.

 V.B.S Family Night
Wednesday June 17 is the church wide Family Vacation Bible School night. There will be a program that begins at 6:00 pm and food will be served at 6:45pm.

 

Youth Choir Mission Tour Reflection Service this Sunday

The Youth Choir and Handbells are headed to Nashville June 8 –13. When they return they will be doing a Reflection Service the evening of June 14 at 6:00 pm. Please come and show your support. Please remember to keep them in your prayers as they travel.

  

Youth Mission Camp

The Youth group will be leaving for their Mission Trip to Panama City, Florida on Friday June 19 at 9:00 pm and they will return on Sunday June 28. Please keep them in your prayers as they travel; there is a special prayer guide with the prayer list. 

 

 Church Calendar — June 14– June 21, 2015

 Sunday, June 14

Bible Study                                                                                                9:30 am

Morning Worship                                                                                   10:45 am

Youth Choir Mission Tour Reflection Service                                        6:00 pm

  Monday, June 15 through Thursday, June 18

Vacation Bible School                                                          9:00 am –12:00 pm

 Tuesday, June 16

Staff Meeting                                                                                           1:00 pm

 Wednesday, June 17

Prayer Meeting   in A-100                                                                     6:00 pm

Vacation Bible School Family night                                                      6:00 pm

Adult Choir Rehearsal                                                                           7:00 pm

 Friday, June 19

Florida Youth Mission Camp Leaves                                                    9:00 pm

 Friday, June 19 through Saturday, June 27

Florida Youth Mission Camp 

 Sunday, June 21– Father’s Day

Bible Study                                                                                              9:30 am

Morning Worship                                                                                 10:45 am

  

Coming Soon:

Family Promise

Family Promise will be here June 28 –July 5 and we are in need of volunteers. If you are interested there is a sign up sheet on the window of the church office.

 

Church-wide Luncheon to Honor Our Veterans

Sunday, June 28, right after the Morning Worship

ALL INVITED - $5 suggested donation for non-veterans

Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, corn, green salad and blackberry & peach cobbler.

We would especially like to honor all of our US military veterans on this day, so if you or someone in your household is a vet or even if you just know of someone we may overlook – PLEASE – contact us at the church office: firstshawnee@gmail.com or 275-6111.

 

Women Praying for Missions

Tuesday, June 23 7:00 pm at Elaine Allison’s home, 8 Bingham Court

All Women are invited to an initial meeting of a prayer group focusing on the mission of our church and on global missions.

 

 DON’T FORGET!

If you move or change your phone number or email address, please contact us at the church office so we can make the changes to the church directory and database. (Call 275-6111 or email firstshawnee@gmail.com) Thank you!  Mary