Evangel Temple News

April 13, 2014

PALM SUNDAY
 
Sunday Evening Prayer Gathering in the Barn, 7-8pm. 
 
Wellness Checks will be held today in the Mezzanine following both services. The checks are done bi-monthly for anyone interested in routine blood pressure checks or basic medical advice, which is completely confidential and done by registered volunteer nurses.
 
Join us this Friday for our annual Good Friday Communion Service 6-7pm in the Sanctuary. Nursery will not be available.
 
HOW CAN I SUPPORT ONE OF ET's BIGGEST ANNUAL COMMUNITY OUTREACHES, THE EASTER EGG HUNT?
Be available to stuff eggs this Wednesday, April 16. Arrive at 9am on Saturday, April 19 to hide eggs and greet guests. Pray that we are able to be the hands and feet of Jesus by blessing hundreds of children!
 
Easter Sunday, April 20 - We will host three one-hour services at 8:30, 9:45 and 11am. Adult Sunday school classes are dismissed. Nursery (birth-2 years) and preschool (3-4 year olds) ministries are available during each service. There will be a children's service for K-5th grade during the 11am service.
 
Academic Scholarship Applications
TODAY IS THE DEADLINE for submission of your 2014-2015 application. Please drop off applications in the Resource Center drop box.  If you have any questions, please contact Joan Cargnel at cargnelj@gmail.com 
 
ET Kids Ministry
We continue in a series on the book of Colossians entitled “In Jesus Christ.” 
 
Connect Youth Ministry - For more info:  http://Connectym.blogspot.com
Wednesday Connect service meets from 6:15-8pm in the Barn.
 
20Twenty Young Adult Ministry 
Mid-Week LIFE! Meets in the Corner House 7-8:30pm. 
 
Son Seekers 55+ Senior Adult Ministry 
Friday, April 25th, Join us for a luncheon in the Fellowship Hall. Arrive at 11 and lunch will be served at 11:30am. Special guest speaker will be David Sims, Director of Inner City Outreach. His message will be on “Lasting Hope”.
 
New Roof
The roof on rental property 2027 Holly Circle was recently replaced at $5,500. We will soon have to replace the roof on the Corner House.
 
Assisted listening devices are available for your use. Please see an usher or door greeter.
 
Wednesday Evening Fellowship Meal
Serving Time:  5:15—6:15pm ET Fellowship Hall
$4-adult, $2-children, $12 or $15 per family
Dinner:  pasta, bread, salad
Dessert:  cake
 
Mid-week Bible Study
Join us for our March/April series, Defining Moments as we explore several Bible characters and the moments which shaped their future. This week we will consider a defining moment in young Samuel. We will also look for pivotal moments in our own lives. Our group meets at 6:30pm in room 203.
 
Wednesday Night Women's Bible Study
Continues its Spring session with a 7-week curriculum called "Living Your Life as a Beautiful Offering." It's not too late to join; all ages welcome! We begin at 6:30 in room 05. Workbooks cost $11. 
 
Springfield Marriage Encounter
To be held April 25-27 at the Hilton Garden Inn. Brochures are available at the Resource Center. For more information call the local office, 887-2101, check the website www.agme.org, or email office@agme.org. The contact couple for this event is Mark & Becky Rhoades.
 
ET's Autos in April & 5K Annual Car Show
Will be held Saturday, April 26, 10am-2pm, (car show rain date: April 27 immediately following services). At this time we are taking sign-ups for anyone who attends ET and would like to have a booth.  We also need volunteers for the car show and 5K, sign up at the Resource Center. Please contact Vance in the church office or at vance@etchurch.org if you are interested. Flyers are available at the Resource Center if you would like to help us promote this event.
 
FREE MUSIC CONCERT TO BENEFIT ET's Royal Family Kids' Camp
Come and enjoy the best local High School Choral and Orchestra Musicians, as they share their talents to benefit our Royal Family Kids' Camp. These young people have all qualified to perform at the state level. THE BEST FOR THE LEAST BENEFIT CONCERT will be held Tuesday, April 29, 7-9 PM, at The Barn on the Evangel Temple Campus. Donations will be accepted. 
 
CERTIFIED LIFEGUARD NEEDED FOR ONE WEEK
Evangel Temple's camp, for foster children, is in need of a certified lifeguard.  This is a volunteer position located at Lake of the Ozarks, in an indoor pool.  The camp is June 23-27. Please contact the church office if you, or someone you know, is interested in this position.