Mark Your Calendars
Claytor Lake Service/Baptism – August 20th – 10:30 am at Shelter # 5.
M i s s i o n s V i s i t s
Kairos Women’s Fluvanna Prison – August 12th 8:00 am – 10:30 am
Kairos River North Correctional Center – August 12th 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Nursing Home Outreach – August 19th 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Samaritan Inn – August 26nd 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Pocahontas Correctional Men’s Prison – September 2nd 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Financial Update – For anyone interested, there will be a brief meeting next Sunday morning, August 13th at 10:00 am in the River Kids Building. We will review the latest financial reports. Meeting starts promptly at 10:00 to ensure everyone gets to the 10:30 service on time. See you there!
Giving Tree Food Pantry – We are in need of 5 or more volunteers to help at the Giving Tree Food Pantry at Fieldstone UMC located at 3385 North Franklin Street, Christiansburg, VA on FRIDAY, AUGUST 11TH from 5:45 pm – 7:15 pm. Contact Lorraine Spaulding at email@example.com if you have any questions.
ATTENTION EVERYONE! – Starting Sunday, September 3rd OFFERING BOXES will be strategically placed in the foyer and sanctuary for folks to submit their tithes and offerings instead of our customary passing of offering baskets. Online giving options will still be available for your convenience. Instructions for online giving can be found on the back of the bulletin.
Baptism Sign-Up Sheet – A sign-up sheet has been placed on the Information Table if you wish to be baptized at Claytor Lake on August 20, 2017.
Fall Small Group Signup Has Commenced! – Our fall session of small groups will start the Week of September 4. Studies will range from 6 – 12 weeks. Please see the signup sheet for more information. If you want to sign up please fill out the sheet. If you have any questions about anything relating to small groups please contact Alex Wren by phone or text at 540-239-5712 or you may contact the leader listed on the signup sheet.
Ready to Jump up for Volleyball? – We are trying to start up a Co Ed Volleryball team! Games will be on Tuesday nights at the Christiansburg Rec Center and will start up in the early part of September. Joe Spaulding will be coaching the team so please reach out to him by phone or text at 540-320-6811 or Alex Wren at 540-239-5712. Registration ends on August 18 so don’t delay if you have any interest at all!
Alzheimer/Dementia Toy Drive – We are collecting new and very gently used toys for the Alzheimer and dementia residents at Warm Hearth Village. Items can be things like soft bodied baby dolls, plastic tool boxes with tools, wallets and purses with various objects in them, some examples are play money, cardboard credit cards, pictures, tissues, keys, and other various things. Please nothing “edible” like play dough or small enough to fit in the mouth. If you need more information, please see Kelly Linkous or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pop Top Collection – We would love to give back to the Ronald McDonald house by donating pop tops. All proceeds go to help operate the RMD house. Just save the pop top off your can and place them in the container labeled “Pop Tops” on the Missions Table.