The Toy Exchange is THIS week! Dates are July 27 – July 31 in the Multi-Purpose Bldg. It will be open Monday and Tuesday (July 27 & 28) for drop off. Wednesday and Thursday (July 29 & 30) are the open sale days where anyone can come and purchase items (9-7 with everything 25% off on Thursday!). This is a consignment sale for gently used toys and baby equipment with the proceeds benefiting CCS and the children’s programs at POPC. It’s a great way to recycle items that are still in good condition and get “like new” items at discounted prices. Fliers with all the information are on the Nursery Desk in the Ed. Bldg. If you would like to put items in the sale or if you would like to volunteer during the set-up on Monday or Tuesday or during the sale on Wednesday and Thursday, contact Mary Lou at email@example.com.
Please be in prayer for the Peru Mission Team! The team members are Caleb Cangelosi, John Clemmer, Walt and Angela Dallas, Molly Dawkins, Tom Dickson, Brad and Maggie Ingram, Phillip Herring, Rachel Long, Carol and Matthew Matheny, Paul and Paul Randall, Joseph Upton, Rob and Nina Waltzer, Seth Winchester, and Kennedy ZumMallen. From July 31 – August 8 we will be helping at a church school construction site and doing a VBS with children from the church’s neighborhood. A couple of our members will be helping in a medical clinic as well. We thank everyone who has made this trip financially possible, and Matt Vitart who handled most of our team’s administrative needs!
Ladies, please join one of our monthly bible studies! Lydia Circle will meet Tuesday, August 4 at 9:45 a.m. in the parlor. They will be working on Sonbeams birthday cards. Bring a sandwich for a “picnic” in the parlor! Tabitha Circle will meet Tuesday, August 11 at 10:00 a.m. in the parlor. Ruth Circle will meet Tuesday, August 11 at 6:00 p.m. in the home of Amy Hatchett. Please contact Amy (firstname.lastname@example.org) for directions.
“Face to Face”, this year’s VBS theme song is now available online. Free streaming of the song plus a downloadable mp3, lead sheet and sheet music can be found at musicfromtheorchard.com. Thanks to many who requested access to this resource!
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