This Week's News
Easter Worship & Egg Hunt in the Park
Sunday, April 1 at 10:00am
Bring the whole family, your friends and neighbors to celebrate Easter on Sunday, April 1 at 10:00am at the Easter Worship and Egg Hunt in Meridian Neighborhood Park, 8855 Campus Glen Dr., Lacey (map). Everyone, everyone, everyone is welcome for this lively, fun and powerful celebration of new life, including the egg hunt, snacks, crafts and games. The park is wheelchair accessible so everyone can participate! For more information, see the Facebook event, send an e-mail, to call/text 360-545-3454.
Sunday Share-day / Dinner.Church Mash-up
Sunday, March 25 at 4:00pm - Easter Egg Pre Party!
For this Sunday Share-day, everyone is welcome to give some hands-on help to prepare thousands of Easter eggs for the annual community Easter Worship & Egg Hunt in Meridian Park. On March 25, join in some singing, praying, games, egg-prepping AND a pizza party - bring a salad, dessert, etc. to share if you'd like, and a friend, too! We're meeting in The Gatehouse of the Washington Land Yacht Harbor, 9101 Steillacoom Rd. SE (map). See the Facebook event for more information, or send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
*Sunday Share-day is a worship gathering of Evergreen United Methodist Faith Community. People of all ages are welcome to provide hands-on help in the community. Nursery care is provided. Through Sunday Share-day, folks in the Evergreen Faith Community seek to love and follow Jesus by doing the kinds of things Jesus did - welcome, play, learn, listen and share.
Morning.Church at Top Rung
Sundays, April 15 @ 10:30am
Everyone is welcome for Morning.Church at 10:30am in the Tap Room of Top Rung Brewing, 8343 Hogum Bay Rd. NE, Lacey (map). At Morning.Church you can expect energetic worship, engaging learning groups for people of all ages, and nursery care.
No previous church experience necessary.
Fun and donuts included.
For more information, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
*Morning.Church is a worship gathering of Evergreen UMC, meeting the first and third Sundays of the month at Top Rung Brewing Co. 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.
Be a Part of Making Easter a Fabulous Celebration!
Easter Worship & Egg Hunt in Meridian Neighborhood Park on Sunday, April 1 at 10:00am is a neighborhood-wide celebration of new life, community, connection and fun! There are lots of ways you can be a part of helping make this Easter celebration happen...
- Donate Plastic Eggs & Candy: we always need new and gently used plastic Easter eggs to fill, and small individually wrapped candy with which to fill 'em! Bring those to any Evergreen gathering, or for a pick-up, send an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
- Donate Ca$h: from paying the park fees, to buying eggs, candy & materials for crafts & games, cash donations make this community celebration happen! You can make your tax-deductible donation online through our partner congregation, St. Andrew's UMC, or bring cash or a check to any Evergreen gathering.
- Be on Set-up and/or Clean-up Crew: it takes a fun and energetic crew of folks to get the party rolling and to clean-up afterwards on Sunday, April 1. Let us know you want to be a part of team by sending an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Get Real Coffee & Conversation Meets Most 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, March 16 from 9:30-11:00am (on hiatus March 9). 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 Keep Kids Safe - Join Safety Patrol!
In cooperation with Salish MS, the Lacey Police Department, and the City Manager's Office, Adult Safety Patrol is helping keep kids safe waking/biking to and from Salish Middle School. Safety Patrol helps out in the mornings, from 8:40-9:15, and in the afternoons from 3:45-4:15, every day school is in session. We have safety vests and training for anyone who would like to help! Please connect by sending Pastor Meredith an e-mail, or call/text 360-545-3454.
Evergreen Youth Group
The Evergreen Youth Group meets on Sundays as a part of 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.
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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