Weekly Announcements – July 19, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 23-Jul
Theme: Become Children of the Kingdom
Plan: Dulcy Silverthorn
Speak: Testimonies
Piano: Computer
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Carrol McCans
PPT: Eldora Engebretson
Nursery: Kaleah Dyer
Greeters: Donna Hill & Rita Young

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Sorry don’t have the list this week

New announcements are purple.
Summer Camps!
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Mark you calendars: (important dates to remember)
Aug. 18-20 – Spiritual Growth Retreat @ Whispering Pines, guest ministry by Harriet White of Lamoni, IA & Sheila Kunzweiler of Dayton, OH (both are evangelists) – Register here
Aug 26 – Latter Day Seeker Training @ Mesa Congregation – More info to follow.
Aug 27 – SPEC presentation @ TBW during worship service
Sept 15-17 – Enneagram Retreat @ Phx Central – see flyer on bulletin board for more info.
Oct 14 – Mission Center Council Meeting @ Tucson

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – July 12, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 16-Jul
Theme: Wisdom and Compassion
Plan: Madelyn Edwards
Speak: Special Service
Piano: Heather Featherstone
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Carrol McCans
PPT: Eldora Engebretson
Nursery: Allison Helm
Greeters: Donna Hill & Rita Young

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
John W (Jul 13)
Ray T (Jul 15)
Asenath C (Jul 18)

New announcements are purple.

July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Mark you calendars: (important dates to remember)
Aug. 18-20 – Spiritual Growth Retreat @ Whispering Pines, guest ministry by Harriet White of Lamoni, IA & Sheila Kunzweiler of Dayton, OH (both are evangelists) – Register here
Aug 26 – Latter Day Seeker Training @ Mesa Congregation – More info to follow.
Aug 27 – SPEC presentation @ TBW during worship service
Sept 15-17 – Enneagram Retreat @ Phx Central – see flyer on bulletin board for more info.
Oct 14 – Mission Center Council Meeting @ Tucson

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

 

Weekly Announcements – July 5, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 9-Jul
Theme: Find Rest for Your Souls
Plan: Grant & Crystal Morris
Speak: Dulcy Silverthorn
Piano: Heather Featherstone
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Carrol McCans
PPT: Amy Ragland
Nursery: Amber Pope
Greeters: Donna Hill & Rita Young

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Ruth A (Jun 28)
Sedona H (Jul 1)
Jane R (Jul 2)
Grant M (Jul 6)
Robert K (Jul 10)
Carol M (Jul 10)
Carla B (Jul 12)

New announcements are Bold.
Saturday, July 8, 10am @ the church – Anyone who can help clean the church is invited to come and share the load. Many hands make light work.

Summer Camps!
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Mark you calendars: (important dates to remember)
Aug. 18-20 – Spiritual Growth Retreat @ Whispering Pines, guest ministry by Harriet White of Lamoni, IA & Sheila Kunzweiler of Dayton, OH (both are evangelists) – Register here
Aug 26 – Latter Day Seeker Training @ Mesa Congregation – More info to follow.
Aug 27 – SPEC presentation @ TBW during worship service
Sept 15-17 – Enneagram Retreat @ Phx Central – see flyer on bulletin board for more info.
Oct 14 – Mission Center Council Meeting @ Tucson

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – June 28, 2017

This week in worship:

Date: 2-Jul
Theme: Welcome and Share with Others
Plan:  Heather Featherstone
Speak: Special Service
Piano:  N/A
PA:  Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Carrol McCans
PPT: Heather Featherstone
Nursery: Diane Sloan
Greeters: Donna Hill & Rita Young

Special Music/Servers:

 

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:

Connie D (Jun 15)
LaVeta T (Jun 16)
Terry S (Jun 19)
Dotti D (Jun 21)
Marsha A (Jun 26)
Christian H (Jun 27)
Ruth A (Jun 28)
New announcements are purple.

Please keep Michelle and Lupe (Whispering Pines caretakers) and all the firefighters and families that are affected by the Prescott area wildfires in your prayers.  The report is that the campgrounds are not necessarily being threatened, but they are evacuating the area for safety reasons.

The Worship committee needs a planner/presider AND a speaker for the July 23 service.  If we don’t get any volunteers, there may be no service that week.  Heather F will to out-of-town that week, so whoever picks up this service will have to be willing to either find a pianist to play or comfortable using the recorded hymns.  

The Worship committee is also in need a few new members.  If you are willing to help with this responsibility, please let Heather know.  This would be an immediate appointment.

Summer Camps!
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Mark you calendars: (important dates to remember)
Aug. 18-20 – Spiritual Growth Retreat @ Whispering Pines, guest ministry by Harriet White of Lamoni, IA & Sheila Kunzweiler of Dayton, OH (both are evangelists) – Register here
Aug 26 – Latter Day Seeker Training @ Mesa Congregation – More info to follow.
Aug 27 –  SPEC presentation @ TBW during worship service
Oct 14 – Mission Center Council Meeting @ Tucson

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open.  If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge?  Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner.  Want a different month?  Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”.  The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

This week in worship:
Date: 18-Jun
I want to encourage to go to Phoenix Central to visit with Presiding Bishop Stassi Kramm. See details below. If you don’t want to travel, Diane is planning a prayer and testimony time during our regularly scheduled worship time.

Happy Birthday to the following people this week: (sorry I don’t have my directory with me – will post next week)

New announcements are purple.

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.

Summer Schedule. Fellowship with refreshments 9:30 – 10:15. Plan to fellowship with each other …a simple get to know you activities will be planned each week …please sign up for refreshments on the bulletin board outside the kitchen. This will be a great way to share our story with each other and grow in our relationships to enhance our mission of sharing Christ in this personal way….and fun too.

Reunion 2017 is just around the corner! We are excited to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Whispering Pines with the AZ Mission Center on June 23rd – 28th. Please take a few minutes and register online even if you just plan on coming to Whispering Pines for 1 day or the entire time. We need to get an accurate count for our cooks as well as knowing how many of our cool souvenirs we need to purchase for our participants. Hope to see you there! Online Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/uSOjnUAv48C34rk43.

Saturday, June 23 – Kevin Harper is being ordained to the office of Priest during the Saturday evening worship at Reunion. Sedona Harper will be baptized and confirmed on Sunday, June 23. The Harper’s invite you all to come for these very special events in their lives if you are able.

Don’t forget – if you are interested in having a free energy assessment done on your home, please contact Greg Denton at his work email – gdenton@solarcity.com.

Sunday, June 18, at Phoenix Central, starting at 9:15am – All TBW attendees are encouraged to head over to Phx Central to visit with Presiding Bishop and Member of First Presidency Stassi Cramm. The service will be more of a town-hall meeting where individuals can ask questions of Stassi. There will not be regular services at TBW. Diane Sloan will have a prayer and testimony service for those that don’t want to attend this event. The schedule on Sunday, June 18th is as follows:
9:15 – 9:30: Fellowship – coffee and donuts
9:45 – 11: 00: Town Hall with Stassi Cramm
11:00 – 1:00: Salad Lunch buffet (please bring a salad to share)

Summer Camps!
June 16-22 – Sr. High camp (grades 9, 10, 11, & 12) – Buckhorn Camp, Idyllwild CA)
June 23-28 – Family Reunion at Whispering Pines
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – June 7, 2017

This week in worship:

Date: 11-Jun
Theme: Go! Invite People to Christ
Plan: Scott Sloan & Amber Pope
Speak: Special Service
Piano: Heather Featherstone

PA:  Brad McMillian
Acting Deacon: Dean Speer
PPT: Amy Ragland
Nursery: Robyn Harper
Greeters: Amy & Mary Ragland

Special Music:

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Penny H (June 12)
Jared C (June 14)

New announcements are purple.

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall.  Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.
Summer Schedule.  Fellowship with refreshments 9:30 – 10:15.  Plan to fellowship with each other …a simple get to know you activities will be planned each week …please sign up for refreshments on the bulletin board outside the kitchen.   This will be a great way to share our story with each other and grow in our relationships to enhance our mission of sharing Christ in this personal way….and fun too.
Reunion 2017 is just around the corner!  We are excited to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Whispering Pines with the AZ Mission Center on June 23rd – 28th.  Whispering Pines is an amazing place that holds many special memories.  Reunion 2017 will be an opportunity for many of us to return to this special place and some will be seeing it for the very first time.  We will all participate in new experiences, develop and deepen relationships with God and each other.  Each one of us will enjoy a part of what Community of Christ has to offer in the beautiful mountains of Prescott, AZ.  We look forward to what the future will bring to Whispering Pines and to the AZ Mission Center.   We are so lucky to have our campground in such a beautiful and unique part of Arizona and are eager to share some of this uniqueness with you.  Reunion looks to be an unforgettable experience with Mountain Biking, Hiking, Kayaking/Canoeing, Golfing, 25+ class topics, children’s program, campfires, games, recreation, dancing, good food, fellowship, out of state guests, worship, talent show, and guest ministry with Scott Murphy and Larry McGuire.  There will truly be something for everybody.  As of the 1st of June, we have 98 people who have registered to be at Reunion.  Please take a few minutes and register online even if you just plan on coming to Whispering Pines for 1 day or the entire time.  We need to get an accurate count for our cooks as well as knowing how many of our cool souvenirs we need to purchase for our participants. Hope to see you there!   

Online Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/uSOjnUAv48C34rk43.
 
 
Todd (Son of John & Judi W) who we nearly lost 2 years ago did his first Para-Triathlon in Hammond, Indiana last week end. It was Leon’s World’s Fastest Triathlon and you can find Todd’s picture and story on the www.chicagotribune.com if you would like to see how far he has com.  It is a wonderful story and we are so proud of him and Karla who has been by his side every step of the way from the time he was in a coma to know.   May God bless her and Todd for their very hard work.
 
There are a couple of new columns on our worship schedule.  Want to provide special ministry (music, dance, poetry), sign up in the “Special Music” column.  Able and willing to serve communion?  Sign up in the “Server” column.  I’d like to see servers (at least 4 each communion) signed up for the rest of the year and at least 2-3 Special music opportunities each month.
 
Sunday, June 11 – 7:00am – 12:00pm @ TBW – Arizona United Blood Services Bus will be here.  See Kyle B. to set up a donation appointment.
 
Sunday, June 18, at Phoenix Central, starting at 9:15am – All TBW attendees are encouraged to head over to Phx Central to visit with Presiding Bishop and Member of First Presidency Stassi Cramm.  The service will be more of a town-hall meeting where individuals can ask questions of Stassi. There will not be regular services at TBW.  Diane Sloan will have a prayer and testimony service for those that don’t want to attend this event.  The schedule on Sunday, June 18th is as follows:
            9:15 – 9:30:  Fellowship – coffee and donuts
           9:45 – 11: 00:  Town Hall with Stassi Cramm
           11:00 – 1:00:   Salad Lunch buffet (please bring a salad to share)

 
Summer Camps!
June 3 16-22 – Sr. High camp (grades 9, 10, 11, & 12) – Buckhorn Camp, Idyllwild CA)
June 23-28 – Family Reunion at Whispering Pines
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University
 
Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open.  If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge?  Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner.  Want a different month?  Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”.  The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

 

Weekly Announcements – June 1, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 4-Jun
Theme: Rivers of the Living Water
Plan: Beth Richardson
Speak: Mary Ragland
Piano: Heather Featherstone
PA:
Acting Deacon: Dean Speer
PPT: Eldora Engebretson
Nursery: Amber Pope
Greeters:
Special Music:
Servers: Ray & Sherrie Taylor

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Sharon T (May 5)
Jane R (May 7)

New announcements are blue.

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.

Blessing bags supplies are in need. Please see the bulletin board for items that are needed for the next round of bags. We need the following items: (all 24 packages each), Granola/energy bars, Peanut Butter or cheese crackers, tuna/chicken salad packs, trail mix/nuts, Beef Jerky sticks, Toothbrush/toothpaste, soap, deodorant, shampoo/conditioner, Combs/brushes, sunscreen, socks, Baggies (ziplock style gallon and quart size or small/med reusable shopping bags). Try not to buy food items with chocolate at this time of year – don’t want to give a glob of melty chocolate.

There are a couple of new columns on our worship schedule. Want to provide special ministry (music, dance, poetry), sign up in the “Special Music” column. Able and willing to serve communion? Sign up in the “Server” column. I’d like to see servers (at least 4 each communion) signed up for the rest of the year and at least 2-3 Special music opportunities each month.

Sunday, June 4, after services @ TBW – Join Eldora and her family for a light lunch followed by a Celebration of Life service for Eldora’s mother, Lucille Engebretson. The service will start at 1:00pm.

Sunday, June 11 – 7:00am – 12:00pm @ TBW – Arizona United Blood Services Bus will be here. See Kyle B. to set up a donation appointment.

Summer Camps!
June 3 16-22 – Sr. High camp (grades 9, 10, 11, & 12) – Buckhorn Camp, Idyllwild CA)
June 23-28 – Family Reunion at Whispering Pines
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – May 24, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 28-May
Theme: Open our Minds to the Scriptures
Plan: Dulcy Silverthorn
Speak: Ray Taylor
Piano: Ruth Anderson
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Brad McMillan
PPT: Heather Featherstone
Nursery:
Greeters: Leonard Speer & Marcie Sierman
Special Music:

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Donna G (May 25)

New announcements are purple.

Scott and Diane will out of town from Saturday May 20 through Thursday, June 1. They’ve left Heather in charge. (Oh no – watch out :)

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.

Blessing bags supplies are in need. Please see the bulletin board for items that are needed for the next round of bags. Find something you want to get? Take the tag, purchase it, and bring it to church and drop in the big green bucket under the bulletin board. Don’t have time or desire to shop? You can give Heather the money and what you want to get, and she’ll do the shopping for you. Please have all purchases to the church by Sunday, June 11 for Scott and Amber’s service.

There are a couple of new columns on our worship schedule. Want to provide special ministry (music, dance, poetry), sign up in the “Special Music” column. Able and willing to serve communion? Sign up in the “Server” column. I’d like to see servers (at least 4 each communion) signed up for the rest of the year and at least 2-3 Special music opportunities each month.

Sunday, June 4, after services @ TBW – Join Eldora and her family for a light lunch followed by a Celebration of Life service for Eldora’s mother, Lucille Engebretson. The service will start at 1:00pm.

Sunday, June 11 – 7:00am – 12:00pm @ TBW – Arizona United Blood Services Bus will be here. See Kyle B. to set up a donation appointment.

Summer Camps!
June 3 16-22 – Sr. High camp (grades 9, 10, 11, & 12) – Buckhorn Camp, Idyllwild CA)
June 23-28 – Family Reunion at Whispering Pines
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – May 17, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 21-May
Theme: Love Me and Keep My Commandments
Plan: Donna Greenwalt
Speak: Fellowship service
Piano: Ruth Anderson
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Brad McMillan
PPT: Heather Featherstone
Nursery:
Greeters: Leonard Speer & Marcie Sierman
Special Music:

Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Paris F (May 21)
Luis A (May 24)
Wilma M (May 24)

New announcements are purple.

Scott and Diane will out of town from Saturday May 20 through Tuesday May 30. They’ve left Heather in charge. (Oh no – watch out :)

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.

Blessing bags supplies are in need. Please see the bulletin board for items that are needed for the next round of bags. Find something you want to get? Take the tag, purchase it, and bring it to church and drop in the big green bucket under the bulletin board. Don’t have time or desire to shop? You can give Heather the money and what you want to get, and she’ll do the shopping for you.

There are a couple of new columns on our worship schedule. Want to provide special ministry (music, dance, poetry), sign up in the “Special Music” column. Able and willing to serve communion? Sign up in the “Server” column. I’d like to see servers (at least 4 each communion) signed up for the rest of the year and at least 2-3 Special music opportunities each month.

Sunday, May 21, 9:30am @ TBW – Brunch and Fellowship Service. Plan to share a gift – song, dance, prayer, testimony, poetry, storytelling, anything you feel God has gifted you. Donna Greenwalt is in charge – so ask her for more info.

Sunday, June 4, after services @ TBW – Join Eldora and her family for a light lunch followed by a Celebration of Life service for Eldora’s mother, Lucille Engebretson. The service will start at 1:00pm.

Summer Camps!
June 3 16-22 – Sr. High camp (grades 9, 10, 11, & 12) – Buckhorn Camp, Idyllwild CA)
June 23-29 – Family Reunion at Whispering Pines
July 2-8 – Jr High Camp (grade 6, 7, & 8) at Whispering Pines.
July 4-8 – Jr Came (grades 3, 4, & 5) at Whispering Pines
July 21-29 – SPEC at Graceland University

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to this email address (thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com) with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.

Weekly Announcements – May 10, 2017

This week in worship:
Date: 14-May
Theme: I Am the Way, the Truth and the Life
Plan: Crystal Morris
Speak: Diane Sloan
Piano: Ruth Anderson
PA: Eldora Engebretson
Acting Deacon: Brad McMillan
PPT: Heather Featherstone
Nursery:
Greeters: Leonard Speer & Marcie Sierman
Special Music:
Happy Birthday to the following people this week:
Tom A (May 11)

New announcements are purple.

Don’t forget – the worship committee is looking for people to volunteer to plan/preside and speak for the services for the year. The schedule is now located on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall. Find a theme that speaks to you and sign up on the sheets.

Blessing bags supplies are in need. Please see the bulletin board for items that are needed for the next round of bags. Find something you want to get? Take the tag, purchase it, and bring it to church and drop in the big green bucket under the bulletin board. Don’t have time or desire to shop? You can give Heather the money and what you want to get, and she’ll do the shopping for you.

There are a couple of new columns on our worship schedule. Want to provide special ministry (music, dance, poetry), sign up in the “Special Music” column. Able and willing to serve communion? Sign up in the “Server” column. I’d like to see servers (at least 4 each communion) signed up for the rest of the year and at least 2-3 Special music opportunities each month.

Saturday, May 13, 10am-4:30 pm @ TBW – Intro to Scripture Part 2. This class is lead by Diana Hansen. BYOLunch.

Sunday, May 21, 9:30am @ TBW – Brunch and Fellowship Service. Plan to share a gift – song, dance, prayer, testimony, poetry, storytelling, anything you feel God has gifted you. Donna Greenwalt is in charge – so ask her for more info.

Sunday, June 4, after services @ TBW – Join Eldora and her family for a light lunch followed by a Celebration of Life service for Eldora’s mother, Lucille Engebretson. The service will start at 1:00pm.

Schedules are here – http://tinyurl.com/zsczltf (If you wait for the page to load, you should be able to see tabs either at the bottom or at the top of the page with the month names – you click on the month you are interested in and it should open. If you still are having problems, please let me know)

Want a printable calendar of events for your fridge? Click here – http://tinyurl.com/z72jlcu, and then click “print” in the upper right corner. Want a different month? Click the down menu on the left side with the month name.

Any announcements that you want in the weekly updates should be sent to thunderbirdwest.cofchrist@gmail.com with the subject line “For Announcements”. The Weekly Update goes out on Wednesday evenings so any submissions for the email should be sent no later than Noon on Wednesdays.