Happy Sunny Day everyone!
++ This evening 6:00pm is a Safe Sanctuary Class for anyone who didn’t attend Sunday’s class. Soup will be served.
++ Sign-ups are needed for Coffee Hour, Ushers, flowers etc this month.
++ Sunday School for preschool and elementary youth starts during 10:30 worship, this Sunday 14th, upon the “passing of the peace” part of our service. Sunday School will meet the 2nd thru 5th Sundays of the month.
++ Confirmation Class/Youth Group- middle/highschool youth and parents are invited to an introduction meeting at 6pm Sunday in the office house. Meal in included.
++ Happy Hands will be meeting at Pat Pettit’s home, 1809 Montello, every Monday during September at 9am. It is open to all women who like to do crafts. Bring your craft along and join the fun.
++ Recycling- Items brought to church to be recycled need to be free of food residue; CLEAN! Styrofoam must be tape free and SNAP; nothing bendable. Sharon P. and Craig T.
++ Women of our church: WELCA meets this Saturday, September 13th from 10-12 noon in the fellowship room. We’ll follow with a salad and dessert potluck. All women of the church are invited to come and enjoy the fellowship, help plan some activities and enjoy a delicious lunch. Please call Kathy Terry if any questions.
++ School Supplies: A huge thank you to everyone who contributed school supplies and money for supplies for the Parkdale Elementary School. After church on August 31st, we had 456 crayons, 32 markers, 47 glue sticks, 232 pencils, 12 scissors, 6 boxes of Kleenex, 5 large bottles of hand sanitizer, 21 rulers, 41 notebooks, 80 colored pencils, 45 pencil-top erasers, 9 large erasers, 4 boxes of Band-aids, 24 folders, 2 calculators, 450 sheets loose-leaf paper, and 10 backpacks!! And more has come in since this count was taken. Plus $78 to buy more supplies!! The folks at Parkdale were so appreciative – you have made a big difference in our community. Thank you again from Faith In Action.
++ The next Women’s Spiritual Group meeting will be on Oct 4 (Sat) at (9:00am) in the Fellowship Hall. We’re meeting there instead of the church office for easier access for members attending. Carol Kyger
++ Card Class meets this Sunday 14th at 1:15.
++ The Emergency Voucher Program in Hood River is searching for volunteers. The program provides food, gas and lodging vouchers to clients who are in a crisis situation. The role of a volunteer is to listen to the client’s story, write appropriate vouchers, and refer to other services. Volunteers needed for 2 hour shifts, Monday-Friday, 12pm to 2pm. Please contact Rev. Anna Carmichael if interested. 541-386-2077 firstname.lastname@example.org