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Multi-age Sunday School for children, ages 4 years through 5th grade, will begin at 9 a.m. on Sunday, September 6, in the Education Building, Room 110-12 (south west classroom, main floor). Barbara Wagoner and Dawn Hoffman will be leading the class during the fall quarter. Children younger than 4 years are welcome to be a part of the nursery in Room 107 (across from the older children). Sunday School for Middle School and High School Youth will also begin on Sunday, September 6.
Everyone is invited to attend the “We Connect Wednesdays” kick-off meal which is scheduled for 5:30 p.m., on Wednesday, September 9, in the Church Social Rooms, with the Fellowship and Hospitality Team hosting. Matt Friesen will be on hand to grill burgers and hotdogs. Meat and buns will be provided; please bring a side dish or a dessert to share. See you there! Please note that WCW prices are $3 per person or $8 for families.
Kingdom Kids will begin at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9, with a Water Fun Night. All children, ages 4 years through 5th grade, are welcome. From 6-7:15 p.m., children younger than 4 years, are welcome to be a part of the Wednesday evening nursery. You may register your children at www.macbrethren.org.
Camp Mt. Hermon Family Camp is planned for Friday – Sunday, September 25 – 27. Registration is due by Tuesday, September 1. Registration forms and brochures are available in the Church Gathering Space, Education Building Literature Rack and on the District website (www.wpcob.org).
The A/V Project Group of the Communications Team is seeking volunteers for operating cameras for our Sunday morning worship broadcast. If you are Junior High age or older and would find this an interesting avenue for serving the church, please contact Rick Schrag (620-241-5769) or Chris Whitacre (620-241-1109).
AD HOC Committee Opportunity: Western Plains District Women’s Retreat will be held at Crosswinds Conference Center, Hesston (supper through lunch), April 8-10, 2016. If you would be interested in being on the planning and implementation team to make this conference a reality, please contact Barbara Flory (620-241-1056 – home, 620-242-9498 – cell, or email@example.com), no later than Wednesday, September 9, to let her know of your interest.
The Good Samaritan Fund Balance Account, used for local emergencies, is running low. If you would like to contribute to the fund, you may place your check in an offering plate or mail it to the Church Office.