Here's What's Coming up at MVCC!:
Outdoor Service: Our annual 4th of July service is right around the corner! You, and your family and friends, are invited to join us on July 2nd, 2017 Sunday at 11:00 am out in our tree'd area.We have one worship service together featuring our very own Ric Siewert's blue grass band, Highway Home! We get some quality family time together after the service to enjoy a potluck lunch and many fun activities for kids and grown ups alike... everything from bouncy houses, an amazing fast and fun slip n slide (bring your swimsuit, kids!), and some animal surprises.
A few more details...
*Please plan to bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket to set up in the shade so you'll have a comfortable place to sit.
*If you are able, please plan to park in the lower parking lot. You are welcome to drive up and drop your potluck items off with those who will take them to the tables, and then drive and park in the lower lot.
*Potluck details...Last names beginning with A-J, Please plan to bring a main dish and salad. K-Z please plan to bring a main dish and dessert. If you are able, please plan to bring enough to feed your family plus 8 people. If you are unable to bring anything due to this season in your life, that's ok- we'll bring extra, we just want you there!
Baptism Class: In preparation for August 13th’s Feyrer Park Baptism & Picnic, Pastor Lyle will be leading a 3 week Sunday morning Baptism class July 9, 16 and 23rd during 1st service. This will be open to all interested 4th graders and older (for exceptions, see Pastor Lyle or call 503.939.2161.)
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 an inspiring speaker, well-known guest artists and musicians, 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.
MVCC High School Camp: Get ready for 3 Days of Summer July 24-26... sand rails, water sports, worship, fun! The cost is $60 and registration is now open. Contact Casey for more information at 503.949.4969.
H2 Summer Day Camp: 3 day extravaganza...with the daily destinations being a surprise for the students! So for more information, friend H2 on Facebook or contact Alex at 503.951.0423. The cost is $60 and registration is now open.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Cheryl Hauser email@example.com.
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!