Hosting an outdoor event is a great success for local churches as it allows everyone to get together and talk about the Lord in an informal setting.
It’s also nice to devour all of the delicious food that seems to appear at these events, thanks to everyone helping out and sharing the cooking burden.
Crossroads Community Church will hold the Family Fire cookout event on Sunday, Aug. 19 from 4 – 7 p.m. Members are encouraged to attend the event and spend a night of fun and fellowship to help end the summer. Attendees should bring their own meat to grill, a side dish to share and lawn chairs. For more information, call the church at 986-5433.
The monthly Prayer Gathering will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 4 from 8 – 9 p.m. The group meets the first Tuesday of the month to pray for people in need, offer praises and give thanks.
St. Peter Lutheran Church is currently looking for Sunday school teachers and helpers to teach kids about God through the Bible, story lessons and music. Sunday school starts on Sunday, Sept. 9 at 9:15 a.m. For more information, check out the yellow chart posted on the easel in Fellowship Hall.
Do you like to sing? Now’s your chance. as the church choir is looking for members. Rehearsals begin on Wednesday, Aug. 29 at 7 p.m., and everyone is invited to join. Contact the church for more information.
Being a new mother can be tough, which is why the church holds a monthly Moms’ Group, allowing new mothers a break from their bundles of joy. The Moms’ Group features a group of moms who meet and offer friendship and support while basking in Christ’s love. The group is available for mothers with children ages 0-5 and meets the second Thursday of each month, September through May, from 9:15 – 10:45 a.m. Childcare is provided, and a minimal membership due covers the cost of childcare and activities. For more information about the group, contact Lauri Rouse at 986-5951. The group is also looking for extra childcare help. If you would like to join and be able to help out on a monthly basis or are willing to help when needed, contact the church office.
Weekly youth group meetings start back up on Sunday, Sept. 2. The Junior High group meets from 5 – 6:45 p.m. and the Senior High group meets from 6 – 8 p.m.