June 3, 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!
Café Connection Summer Location. Starting today you will find delicious Portland Roasting coffee, hot tea, and ice cold water all in the church foyer!
Middle School Youth Collective Parent Meeting TODAY. We’ll have a brief parent meeting in the student ministries room directly following the 11am gathering. All Middle School parents are welcome to join us, and we especially encourage parents of current 5th grade students to come meet the staff, and learn what the Middle School Youth Collective is all about.
JOLT & PEP, a fun group for baby boomers & senior adults, monthly potluck and game night Friday, June 8 at 6pm in room 120. Bring a main dish, side dish, or dessert to share with others, and your favorite table game. You may park in the North church parking lot and enter the building through the door downstairs leading to room 120.
Prayer Training open to everyone! Join us Saturday, June 16 from 10am-12pm in the fireside room. Childcare is not available for this free event.
Promotion Sunday, June 24. We are celebrating our Middle School students! We’ll be sending off our 8th grade students, and welcoming our new upcoming 6th grade students!
CLIMB Summer Camp June 28 – July 1. Middle School Youth Collective will be going camping, white water rafting and rock climbing! This experience is designed to take students to a place where they can unplug, overcome obstacles, try new adventures and get face to face with Jesus. More details, including a packing list, will be emailed to registrants prior to the event. Register now online at: vancouverchurch.org/churchevents.
KNOWN High School Summer Camp July 11-16. Our hope is that students realize their identity as a follower of Jesus; that they are a child of God, and they are KNOWN their Creator! Get information and register online now at: vancouverchurch.org/churchevents.
90-Day Tithe Challenge. Last Sunday we introduced a challenge to help people overcome trusting God in the area of finances. As a church, we want to help carry the risk that comes with that so you can start experiencing the goodness of God that comes through serving God with our money. For more information or to register for the 90-day tithe challenge text: TestGod to 97000, or visit the Welcome Center in the foyer.
2018 Jay Kennedy Memorial Scholarship Applications are available now online at vancouverchurch.org/resources/foundation. If you, or someone you know, is interested in pursuing a degree in ministry or service, please complete your application and email it to FoundationBoard@vancouverchurch.org by 5pm on Friday, June 8, 2018. Contact Justin Riley at 360-909-8806 or email FoundationBoard@vancouverchurch.org.
Giving. Text any $ amount to 84321. Follow the prompts to set up your account. Giving envelopes are available in the pews, at the Welcome Center, and in the church office. “Revive & Thrive” giving envelopes, and “2018-2019 Missions Pledge Cards” are available in the church foyer as well.
Opportunities to Serve
Love Thy Neighborhood Give 12 Campaign. Choose a tag from the window in the foyer, and bring the item(s) back at the 1st of each month for the coming year. Each month we will deliver your donated items to our local community partners: The Giving Closet, Kleen Street, Arbor Ridge Senior Care Facility, Sacajawea Elementary School, and Young Lives Teen Moms.
The Foundation Board has an opportunity for you to score scholarship applications. If you are interested in participating in this highly rewarding process, contact Justin Riley at 360-909-8806 or email FoundationBoard@vancouverchurch.org.
Giving Closet • 2804 B NE 65th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98661 • 360-993-4800. You may bring your donations to the Giving Closet Monday-Thursday 11am-3:30pm. For a list of items we accept, holiday closures, and more, visit www.givingcloset.org. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
The Bible and The Spirit
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