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Sunday Share-day - THIS Sunday, June 25 at 10:00am
Meet at Salish Middle School
Sunday Share-day is an opportunity to provide help, love and hope through hands-on service in our community. On Sunday, June 25, meet at 10:00am in the parking lot of Salish Middle School (map), and then we'll carpool/caravan to the Thurston County Food Bank Warehouse in Tumwater. (Sunday Share-day takes the place of Morning.Church or Evening.Church on Sunday, June 25.) There's work good for people of all ages and abilities, and nursery care for little ones is provided. Please RSVP for nursery care to Pastor Meredith to confirm the arrangements - send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454. And, check-out the Facebook event for more information, to RSVP, ask questions, and be in on the conversation.
*Sunday Share-day is a worship gathering of Evergreen United Methodist Church, meeting the last Sunday of the mont. Through Sunday Share-day, folks in the Evergreen community seek to love and follow Jesus by doing the kinds of things Jesus did - welcome, play, learn, listen and share.
Summer Evening.Church at Salish Middle School
Begins on Sunday, July 2 at 5:00pm
Everyone's welcome to join in with Summer Evening.Church on Sundays at 5:00pm at Salish Middle School, 8605 Campus Glen Dr. NE, Lacey (map). Enjoy your summer weekend activities, and then come be shaped and formed in Jesus' ways of hope, love, peace and justice, whatever your age or place in life, with learning groups for kids, youth and adults, and nursery care for babies & toddlers. For more information, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
No previous church experience needed.
Fun and snacks included.
*Evening.Church is a worship gathering of Evergreen UMC, meeting Sunday mornings at 10:00am. Through Morning.Church, folks in the Evergreen community seek to love and follow Jesus by doing the kinds of things Jesus did - welcome, play, learn, listen and share.
"Surf Shack" Summer Kids Camp - July 10-14 - Register Now!
9:00-11:30am, Golf Club at Hawks Prairie
At the Surf Shack, kids ages 4-12 will catch the wave of God's love through music, storytelling, games, science, crafts & snacks. Register on-line now to reserve your spot. For more information, see the Facebook event page, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
"Serve Our Community" Week - Aug 14-18 - Register Now!
8:00-Noon, Various Locations
SOC Week is a special opportunity for middle-school & high-school aged youth to learn and experience God's love and faith through service to the community. We'll work hard and do what is needed with the Thurston County Food Bank, YWCA "Other" Bank, South Sound Reading Foundation and more. Register online now to reserve your spot. Questions? Send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Wednesday Book Group - "Stress Relief!"
Book Groups are open to everyone, with a welcoming and safe space for all questions and conversation, faith formation, and life/prayer support. On Wednesdays at 7:15pm at Panera Bread, join in the Stress Reliever Bible Study - reading, discussing and praying g with some passages from the most famous book in the world - the Bible! Bring your own or use one of the Bibles provided. For more information, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Evergreen Youth Group
The Evergreen Youth Group for High Schoolers meets on Sunday mornings as part of Morning.Church AND at other times for adventures, share-projects, retreats, etc. They are currently planning a Parents Night Out Fundraiser, a mission trip to Idaho, and other adventures throughout the Summer, including Serve Our Community Week. To connect with Youth Group, please contact Brittany by e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Get Real Coffee & Conversation Meets on Fridays
Everyone's welcome to get real with Pastor Meredith most Friday mornings at Panera Bread in Hawks Prairie (map); the next gathering is Friday, June 23 from 9:30-11:00am. Come for all or some of the time as we take on all - and we mean ALL - questions of life and faith, family, work, love, kids, and whatever else is on our minds. Expect laughter, real listening, conversation, prayer and support. For more info, or to set up a different time to get together with Pastor Meredith, call/text 360-545-3454, or send her an e-mail.
Help Support Walking/Biking to School with Safety Patrol!
Help support the new Salish Middle School community in Lacey by assisting walking and biking students as they negotiate the dangerous crossings on Willamette Drive. Safety Patrol helps out each morning and afternoon, and there are safety vests and training for anyone who would like to help. For more information, contact Pastor Meredith Brown with an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Share a Donation of Food For Kids Backpack Food Program
Evergreen UMC is proud to support the work of the Thurston County Food Bank's "For Kids" Backpack Food program. Each week of the school year, the Food Bank distributes 2,000 bags of easy to prepare foods to kids in need to take home over the weekend. Bring items to any Evergreen gathering, or contact Pastor Meredith for a drop-off or pick-up....and thank you, thank you, thank you!