EASTER SUNDAY IN BIBLE ZONE: The worship services on Easter Sunday will be MULTI-GENERATIONAL. Nursery care will be available during both the 9:00 and 10:30 services for children 4 YEARS and younger. Children older than this will attend service with their parents, but be sure to pick up a special Easter ACTIVITY PACKET on your way into service!
VBS 2018 REGISTRATION: Is now open! "Game On" - our 2018 Vacation Bible School will be occurring June 18-22, 6:00-8:30pm for kids 4 years old thru those entering 6th grade. Registration is already open, so don't wait to sign up! Go to our website: wherefriendsaremade.org and click on the VBS link. It takes a lot of people to execute this crazy week of fun, so if you would like to join our team, email Laurie, email@example.com. We need help with snacks, science, crafts, recreation, music, and leading kids through the different stations.
BOYSCOUTS MULCH SALE: Our Boy Scout Troop 533 is selling Mulch. This sale is a primary source of funds for equipment, camping events, special events and training for the scout troop. The mulch is sold in 2 cubic foot bags for $4.50 per bag—Hardwood color, and $5.00 per bag—Black. If you are interested in purchasing mulch from the scouts please see one of the scout leaders for an order form or you may pick up a form at the welcome center.
FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY: Beginning Thursday March 29th, in the evenings at 6:30, and continuing for the following nine weeks, the Spring edition of Financial Peace University will be presented. Classes are approximately 90 to 110 minutes long as members learn to control their money using God's guiding principles. Course materials and membership to FPU currently cost $109. Contact Fritz Ballard for a 35% discount on that price, to sign up for the class, or for more information; (text or call) 614-370-3297. You may also email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BLOOD DRIVE: Join us for our next blood drive on Sunday March 25, 2018 in Fellowship Hall from 9:00am—2:00pm. Walk-ins are welcome, but scheduling an appointment is preferred. To make an appointment please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code: CHUMC.
RIVER RATZ @ YORK STEAKHOUSE: If you are looking for something fun to do one evening the River Ratz jazz band will be at York Steak House on Tuesday, March 20, from 6-7:45pm. Come on out for good music and food!
PASTOR’S LIFE GROUP: Pastor Nathan’s life group meets at 1:30 pm on Wednesdays. The discussion topic is Friendship and he will utilize the Bible, books, and videos in his study. Anyone who would like to grow as friends of God and each other is invited to join!
GIVE BY TEXT: In less time than it takes to write a check, you can make weekly offerings or respond to special appeals by simply sending a text message from your smartphone. Stop by the church office or visit our website to learn more.
ALTAR FLOWERS: You can order Altar flowers any time of the year, just fill out an Altar Flower form and return it to the office with your payment attached. Please have orders in by the Wednesday of the week you wish to have them displayed; this is to ensure your order is received in time to be written in the bulletin.
PRAYER REQUESTS: Prayer request sheets are available at the welcome desk, if you would like to take a copy home and include them in your prayers.
PRAYER AND COMMUNION: Weekly services of Prayer, Healing, and Communion are offered on Fridays at 7:00 pm in the chapel.