Upcoming Events – Save the Date
Camp Meeting: June 20-25
Vacation Bible School: July 11-15
Walla Walla Camp meeting: August 3-6
Church Campout: August 26-28
All Church Picnic/Outdoor Church: June 4
Summer Schedule - Starting June 4
9:30: Sabbath School
10:45: Church Service
If you or someone you know is graduating, please let Shirley Peterson know at 529-3460.
Celebrate a 71st Wedding Anniversary
Sunday, May 29 from 2-4 pm at Eastgate Fellowship Hall. A come and go reception for Ed & Norma Maxted’s 71st wedding anniversary & 95th/90th birthdays. Invited: acquaintances, friends and family. Gifts of memories and laughter only.
Baby Shower for Sanna & Raul Ortega
Sunday, May 29 at 7:30 pm. Sanna's sister is throwing her a baby shower. RSVP to Johanna Pewitt text or phone 509-240-7659. Include your name and how many will be coming.
All About Jesus Seminar
Lee and Marji Vendon, May 27-June 4, at 7:00 p.m. Touchet SDA Church: 368 Larrabee Rd.
Retired Denominational Workers’ Potluck Sunday, May 29, 5:00 p.m., Village Church, Fellowship Hall. “Strawberry/Ice Cream Feed”
Adventist Singles Event
Join Washington Conference singles for a day at Northwest Trek. Meet us at the gate this Sunday, May 29 @ 10:30 AM. Admission gives us access to the entire park, a tram tour, and parking. See www.nwtrek.org for details on cost and what to expect. Bring your camera and appropriate clothes for the weather. To RSVP or if you have questions email WashingtonASAM@Gmail.com or call 360 588-3179. We are not arranging carpooling.
Can you Volunteer at Camp MiVoden?
Camp MiVoden needs 3 volunteers a week. Two people for the kitchen and one person to assist with grounds. We ask volunteers to stay two weeks with us volunteering. We need volunteers for two weeks during the time of June 19-August 14. You can complete a volunteer application online at http://mivoden.com/our-staff/staff-resources/. Questions please call Denise Kinney at 509-242-0506 or email email@example.com.
A Few Openings for Summer Camp
Come join us for fun in the sun. Our theme this year is “Made for More” Romans 8:37. We have openings in our youth camps. Please visit www.mivoden.com and see all the camps we have to offer for ages 8-17 yrs. Any questions please call 509-242-0506 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW - UCC Camp Meeting's Fun Run?
New this year will be a free 5K "Fun Run" on Friday morning at 8 a.m. Participants can check with the Health Ministries/First Aid booth in the gym for more information. We encourage families to participate together on this safe course beginning at the flag pole.
At this point all dorm lodging is full. We still have RV sites available and hope you can attend. Enjoy listening to our main speaker, John Bradshaw, the mini concerts and the main concert on Sabbath by Matt and Josie Minikus. The theme "Growing Disciples" promises to be an encouraging spiritual journey for all who come.
The UCC Camp Meeting is on the campus of Upper Columbia Academy in Spangle, Wash., June 22-25, 2016 For all the details go to: www.uccsda.org/campmeeting
Help Everyone Hear - At UCC Camp Meeting!
Each year we have some who are hearing impaired at camp meeting and we need translators who can sign for them. Can you do this? We need one more, possibly two, to sign at our meetings. We compensate with meals and lodging depending on how much time you can give.
Here are the volunteer positions open: If you have the skills, perhaps this need is the answer to your prayers about God leading you....?
1. One or two (2) volunteers for signing for the hearing Impaired.
2. One more first aid volunteer
3. With a new event this year, the "Fun Run" put on by the UCC Health Ministries Department, we need 8-10 volunteers from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Friday morning.
Volunteers go through "Shield the Vulnerable" screening process. If you can volunteer, call Kathy at 509) 242-0512. We offer free lodging to eligible volunteers?
Give the gift of Life: Blood Drive at Camp Meeting
On Thursday, June 23, Inland Northwest Blood Center will facilitate a blood drive from 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sign up now at: INBC web site
The UCC Camp Meeting is on the campus of Upper Columbia Academy in Spangle, Wash., June 22-25, 2016.
Help Raise the Roof: Spokane North View Adventist Church
Join Maranatha in raising the Spokane North View SDA Church June 7 – 23. Maranatha International is coming to construct the North View Church, and you are invited to join the fun! There are three ways you can help! To volunteer on site contact Pastor Wayne Kablanow at (509-368-4032) or Jen, Maranatha Volunteer Coordinator (406-282-7050).
- Pray for God’s blessings and protection for the workers!
- Join the team of workers for as much time as you can. Carpenters, roofers, plumbers, electricians, and general construction workers are especially needed.
- Provide housing for a worker by providing an RV or a spare bedroom. The RVs can be parked at the church property (12405 N. Wilson St., Mead, WA 99021). The workers will be fed three meals a day at the building site.
Can a scholarship program be too successful?
At this point 180 UCC students have applied for the Student in His Service scholarship. To receive this scholarship students volunteer in their community in a variety of ways or support summer programming for children such as VBS or day camps.
Education and Adventist Community Services Departments, has set aside $24,000 for this summer’s scholarship -- but the amount requested by students as of the May 15 deadline date totals over $48,000. If you would like to give financial support for this summer’s program enabling all 180 UCC students to participate, please contact the Education Office (509-242-0477) or email Larry Marsh (Larrym@uccsda.org or Patty Marsh, Director of Adventist Community Services, Pattym@uccsda.org.
Calling all Pathfinders and Adventurers who are planning on attending this year’s Camp Meeting.
WE NEED YOU! You will need to call/email Cheryl Wallace and let her know you will be there no later than June 15th (email@example.com). You will need to arrive on Sabbath morning, June 25th in your uniform no later than 8 am for a 30 minute practice and we will include you in our color guard for the Worship Hour service. This is a great opportunity to serve!