This Week's News
Summer Worship & Picnic in the Park at 6:00pm
Thursday, July 5 - Wednesday, July 18
Wednesday, Aug 8 - Wednesday, Aug 22
In honor of the relaxed rhythm of summer and abundance of adventures to be had on summer weekends, Evergreen meets mid-week twice a month during the summer at Meridian Park (map). Summer Worship in the Park includes energetic worship and learning for people of all ages, playing, and a potluck cook-out - bring a dish to share if you'd like. For more information, see the Facebook event, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
*Summer Worship & Picnic in the Park is a worship gathering of Evergreen UMC, meeting twice a month through the summer at Meridian Park. Through Summer Worship in the Park, 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.
Register Now for Kids' Summer Camp!
Monday, Aug 6 - Friday, Aug 10, 9:00am-11:30am
Kids ages 4-12 experience God's love and faith through games, science projects, stories, crafts, music and fabulous snacks. It's the Rolling River Rampage and Evergreen is co-hosting this fun week with our partner congregation, St. Andrews UMC. Space is limited, so register ASAP by clicking here. Ask questions and learn more through the Facebook event, or send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Register Now for "Serve Our Community" Week!
Monday, Aug 13 - Friday, Aug 17, 8:30am-Noon
SOC Week is a unique opportunity for middle & high-school aged youth to experience God's love and faith through hands-on service. We work hard and do what is needed with organizations like the Thurston County Food Bank, Kiwanis Gardens, YWCA "Other Bank," the South Sound Reading Foundation and more. Space is limited, so register ASAP by clicking here. Ask questions and lear more through the Facebook event, or send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Summer Camps through the PNW Camping Ministry
Evergreen United Methodist Faith Community is proud to support the fun, life-changing, and beautiful camp and retreat centers of the Pacific Northwest United Methodist Camping and Retreat Ministries. During the summer, there are camping opportunities for kids, youth and families together. AND there's still time to register for some amazing camping opportunities this summer at Ocean Park Camp (Long Beach Peninsula), Camp Indianola (Kitsap Peninsula), Twinlow Camp (Rathdrum, ID), and Lazy F Camp (Ellensburg, WA) Learn more about the PNW Camping ministry at www.pnwcamps.org.
Evergreen Youth Group
The Evergreen Youth Group meets on Sundays as a part of Summer Worship, Morning.Church, Dinner.Church, Share-days AND at other times for adventures, share-projects, retreats, etc. Connect with Youth Group by sending an e-mail or call/text 360-545-3454.
Get Real Coffee & Conversation on Fridays
Everyone's welcome to get real with Pastor Meredith most Friday mornings at Panera Bread in Hawks Prairie (map); the next gatherings are Fridays, June 29 and July 6 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.
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!
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