April 22, 2018 Weekend Bulletin
Events & Announcements
Welcome to Vancouver Church. Connecting and building meaningful relationships is a huge part of what we believe in. We would love to hear from you. Please fill out a connections card and place it in the offering bucket. If this is your first visit, please bring your card to the Welcome Center, located in the church foyer, after the worship gathering. We want to warmly welcome you with a small gift!
Text VCConnect to 97000 for a link to our connections card.
Today’s Missionary Visit. Mike & Heather Webb, Regional Coordinators for Africa with Church of God Global Strategies, are on our campus today. They will be sharing in all three of our worship gatherings, two of our Sunday morning adult classes, and the Middle School Collective. They will be in the church foyer, when they are available, to meet people.
Pinochle. All adult pinochle players are invited to join us at a monthly get together on Friday, April 27 at 6:30pm in the fireside room. Questions? Call Sandra Archer at 360-573-5727.
Child Dedications. We invite believing parents to make a public commitment before the Lord to raise their child according to God’s Word and God’s ways at each of our Mother’s Day services on Sunday, May 13. Contact LynetteMcHenry@vancouverchurch.org before Tuesday, May 8th.
Mark Your Calendar: Go Ye! Missions Concert, hosted by our Traditional Worship Ministry, Wednesday, May 23, at 7pm in the sanctuary. This benefit concert supports our missions and outreach ministries. All freewill offerings will go towards computers and office equipment for Kleen Street, a men’s transitional home to help veterans re-establish their lives. Free admission!
Giving. Text any $ amount to 84321. Follow the prompts to set up your account. For your convenience, giving envelopes are always available in the pews, at the Welcome Center, and in the church office. “Revive & Thrive” giving envelopes are available in the church foyer as well.
Update from the Board of Trustees. A half page insert was placed in last Sunday’s church bulletin from the BOT. If you were not able to attend last week, extra copies of the insert are available at the Welcome Center.
Pick up a copy of this week’s Prayer & Praise sheet from the church foyer. It includes “Vancouver Church Family News” (i.e. births, deaths, memorial services, weddings, etc.) as well as a list of staff, ministry partners, those serving our country, and many requests from your church family for you to be praying for during the week.
Sign up to receive our weekly email newsletter, the Snapshot. We’ll send you a new video each week with the latest news, announcements, and events. Sign up on the bottom of our home page at vancouverchurch.org.
Opportunities to Serve
Giving Closet • 2804 B NE 65th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98661 • 360-993-4800 We need your donations of paper products: plates, cups, napkins, paper towels and toilet paper. You may bring your donations to the Giving Closet Monday-Thursday 11am-3:30pm and ask Vicki for a tour! For a list of items we accept, holiday closures, and more, visit our website: givingcloset.org.
Kleen Street is currently in need of twin mattresses, twin bedding, and chest of drawers/dressers for another men’s transitional home they are opening soon. Contact DondiTheis@vancouverchurch.org for more details and donation instructions. No other furntiture items are needed at this time. Thank you for your generous donations and continued support!
Vancouver Jail Ministry gladly accepts your donations of soft-covered Christian reading material. The jail no longer accepts magazines. These materials help encourage inmates, and gives them inspiring thoughts! Bring your donations to the Jail Ministry book receptacle located in the church office.
Casey Graves - April 22, 2018
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