Here's What's Coming up at MVCC!:
River Baptism and Picnic: Sunday, August 13th is our Annual River Baptism and Picnic at Feyrer Park in Molalla! After 2nd service we will head out to the river and enjoy some food, fellowship and to cheer on our church family as they get baptized in the river!
Potluck Details: Last Names A-J please bring a Main Dish and Dessert. Last Names K-Z please bring a Main Dish and Side Dish. Please bring enough to feed your family and if you can, 8 others. If you are unable to bring something due to this season in your life, please come anyway- we want you there! We will provide serving utensils, so there is no need to include those with your meal. If you choose to bring your own, please label it clearly with your name, and make sure you pick it up with your dish.
Parking & Other Info: Parking Passes will be available in the Bookstore on August 13th. The church will pay for the parking. However, parking is limited so please plan to carpool if you are able. Directions to Feyrer Park will be ion the flyer in your bulletin this Sunday and in the weeks to come. Plan to bring lawn chairs or blankets for your family. We look forward to you joining us for this relaxed and fun family time!
Help Needed!: If you are able to lend a helping hand for the set up, clean up or food crew, please RSVP to this email and let the office know!
MVCC High School Camp: Please be praying for safety and a great connection time this next week as the high schoolers enjoy their 3 Days of Summer fun on Monday through Wednesday! (Note: High school youth group will resume their Wednesday night meetings beginning August 16th).
Friday Night Worship: We are already looking forward to the next time we get to gather and enjoy this amazing evening of worship! Mark your calendars for September 15th and plan on joining your MVCC family in the Sanctuary!
Office Hours: The office will be open from 10am-2pm on Tuesdays-Fridays August 1-9, thanks to Evelyn Alexander who will look after things while Cheryl and Emily are on vacation!
Men's Roundup: Save the Date! September 8-10, 2017. Men's Roundup is a Christian men's camping retreat and conference held in a a forested mountaintop setting at Camp Tadmor in Lebanon, OR where men are encouraged to believe, obey, connect and lead. Roundup features John Lynch, an inspiring speaker, well-known guest artists and musicians like Jason Gray, Josh Wilson and Beautiful Eulogy, biblical teachers leading action worship breakout sessions, great food and opportunities for guys to worship, learn, grow and connect with other guys. It's a wonderful opportunity to appreciate God's beautiful creation, hang out with friend and break a sweat in the Roundup Race or other sports competisiotn and outdoor recreation activities. You can register online at mensroundup.com.
E.R.A. After School Program: Thank you for such an enthusiastic response to the presentation of the ERA program last month! ERA is the after school tutoring program in our sister church in Leon, Nicaragua. As mentioned in the presentation, we invite you to participate by first praying for the students who will benefit from learning about God while getting help with their schoolwork. Secondly, we need your financial support. You can give a one time gift of any amount, or a monthly gift of $25 supports one student for the entirety of the month. To support financially, please sign up here or complete a form from the Bookstore. Questions? Rebecca Hernandez email@example.com or Cheryl Hauser firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mid Valley Coffee Fellowship: Join us every Friday from 8:30-10:30 am for a time of coffee, treats and fellowship! The Coffee Shop will be opened and serving espresso drinks- try April's special, the Candied Nut Latte! We will also have Longbottom black drip coffee. Remember, all donations go toward Smile Train. Please grab a friend you have been meaning to catch up with, stop in and enjoy the great atmosphere, bring some work you've been meaning to catch up on, bring your Bible and enjoy a quiet time... the possibilities are endless and we look forward to seeing you there!
Smile Train: Remember, 100% of the donations from our Coffee Shop espresso drinks, as well as the $1 donation we request from our new Longbottom drip coffee station, go towards helping kids get cleft palate surgeries!