COMING UP AT LAKEWOOD
GUEST REVEREND HEIDI McGINNESS
The Reverend Heidi McGinness will be preaching Sunday during the 10:50 am New Song service. She will also be leading a Bible Study, “The Faithful Christian Witness,” from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, in Founders Court. Pastor Heidi has spent many years in the South Sudan offering aid during a time of civil unrest and enslavement. We are looking forward to hearing her message!
RIO BRAVO MISSION TRIP MEETING
There will be a Rio Bravo Mission Trip Informational Meeting at noon this Sunday in Founders Court.
Thank you for your generosity for the NAM drives. Over $1700 has been collected for their programs! There will be a collection basket in the education hallway and outside Asbury Hall this Sunday for needed items; soup, spaghetti sauce, tomato products, and canned beans.
40th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIVE TILES
Our Commemorative 40th Anniversary tiles (8” x 8”) are on sale this Sunday for $20 at the LakeWorld store.
20s|30s KICKBALL TOURNAMENT
All 20s/30s, come to the kickball tournament and game day on June 24 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Meet on Field 1 located behind Houston Northwest Church on Hwy 249. There will also be family-friendly activities!
SAFE SANCTUARY TRAINING
Our next training will be Wednesday, June 28, at 6:30 pm in Founders Court. Those volunteering with
children’s ministries this summer are encouraged to attend. Register by e-mailing email@example.com.
FOOD TRUCK IN THE PARK
Bring your kids and come hang out at the Food Truck in the Park event at Meyer Park (playground area) on Sunday, July 16, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Don’t forget lawn chairs or blankets, and tailgating games!
SERENDIPITY POTLUCK LUNCH
Our Serendipity 50+ Ministry invites all to a potluck lunch in Founders Court on Friday, July 21, 2017 at
11:30 am. Enjoy the Grateful Geezers Band. Cost is $5.00. Sign up and pay in the Commons through July 16. Contact Cherry at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHANCEL CHOIR TO PERFORM AT ASTROS GAME
Tickets are now on sale online and in the Commons to see the Chancel Choir perform at the Houston Astros Game on August 1.
VICTORY OVER DARKNESS STUDY
This new study meets Thursdays, June 22 - August 10, at 6:30 pm in FC110. Learn how we are called to renounce things that are not of Jesus, and gain tools to fully receive His blessings. Cost of materials is $15. The study will be led by Marge Dickie; register and reserve childcare online.
COLLEGE-AGE SUMMER STUDY
Meet at Café Marrese at 9:30 am each Tuesday this summer to study the Gospel and politics. Contact email@example.com.
20s|30s SUNDAY MORNING BREAKFAST HOUR
Beginning June 4th and continuing through the summer months, the 20s | 30s ministry will host a breakfast hour and Bible study each Sunday morning in the Music Suite, 9:30-10:30 am. All 20s | 30s-ish folks are welcome to join us for some good food, fellowship, and Bible study. Childcare and children's Sunday school classes will be hosted at the same time by our Children's Ministries. Contact Pastor Daniel at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
LADIES' SUMMER MOVIE DAYS
Join us Wednesdays, June 14 - July 19 for an inspiring film, popcorn, and candy from 10:00 am to noon. Childcare available by reservation 3 days in advance; email email@example.com.
June 21 - Loft The Encounter: Paradise Lost
June 28 - Loft 90 minutes in Heaven
July 5 - Loft I am Israel
July 12 - E 118 Priceless
July 19 - Loft The Grace of God
YOUNG MOMS SUMMER BRUNCH
Come to our Young Moms Summer brunch. Time of encouragement and friendship for moms with preschool children. Once a month this summer, Mondays at 10:00. July 10th, August 14. Free Childcare! RSVP by Wednesday the week before the brunch. Include childcare needs.
Common Ground, our caregiver support group, will meet Monday, July 10, from 10:15 – 11:30 am in the Parlor.
Stephen Minister Training Will Be Offered in this Fall. If you are a good listener and have a loving heart, you can be a Stephen Minister. If you are interested in becoming a Stephen Minister and providing Christian care giving, please contact Rev. Pam Cline.
Donations are still needed! Visit the donations table (LakeWorld store hallway) to grab a card listing needed items for the upcoming U.M. ARMY mission trip. All donations are due no later than June 25.
249 & HOPE
Volunteers are needed on July 1st, and the first Saturday of every month. Meet at the church at 9:00 am and return at noon; families welcome. If you can help, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY
Our next Habitat for Humanity workday will be July 14 at our Fairfax Village location in Spring. Youth and adults age 16 and over (under 18 requires accompanying adult) are invited to serve. No experience required. Contact Stephenie at email@example.com.
Lakewood United Methodist Church has now partnered with AmazonSmile! When you shop on AmazonSmile, please select Lakewood UMC as your selected charity. Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price every time you shop, at no cost to you, to Lakewood UMC. Please be sure to select Houston, TX, and always shop through the smile.amazon.com website. Here is our unique charity link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/74-1960590
Lakewood will be sending a mission team to Kenya from July 6 - 19, 2017. The team activities will include a week supporting Maua Methodist Hospital, a couple of days supporting another Methodist project in Kenya, and a couple of days on safari. Please contact Rick Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jack Aulick at email@example.com for more details.
VBS DONATIONS NEEDED!
The VBS Decorating Team is in need of supplies!
Items include : Large Clear Vases, Old Work Boots and Rain Boots, Tools - wrenches, screw drivers, etc.
Nuts and Bolts , Wheels - off old tri-cycles, Big Wheels, children's bikes, adult bikes, Hub Cabs, Rope, Chains,
Gears of any kind , PVC pipes, Duct Work or any kind of tubing, Large Barrels or metal trashcans, Paint Brushes and Paint Cans.
CHILDREN'S MINISTRY SUNDAY
Our Children’s Ministry will be holding our first Children’s Sunday on July 30 during the 10:50 am New Song service in Asbury Hall. All children are invited to come to church in their VBS shirts and join in singing their favorite VBS songs. Mingo Williamson will be sharing a special message. Because we want all children to be
part of this worship experience, there will be no Explore or Elevate held that day during the 10:50 hour.
KIDS SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION OPEN
Spots are still available! Registration is open each Monday - Thursday from 9:30 am - 1:30 pm upstairs in the Children’s Ministries office. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 281- 370-2273 x110 for more information.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL July 24 - 28
Get ready for "Maker Fun Factory," a week of Bible stories, music, games and fun, for students Preschool - entering 6th grade. Registration and volunteer forms available on-line. Adult and teen volunteers needed!
Student Ministries will host an Open Gym this Sunday from 4:30 - 5:30 pm in Asbury Hall.
SUMMER BIBLE STUDY
Join us on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 - 8:30 pm in the Café and Loft for our study, “The Big 10.”
For more information about weekly Bible studies and student gatherings visit our web site at www.lumcsm.com for our new spring calendar, and follow us on social media @ LUMCSM.
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