Confirmation Classes Registration is open for this year’s 6th-8th grade confirmation class. Parent/Student orientation meeting is Wed., Aug 28, 6:30pm, Sanctuary [RD Mize]. Info/Registration online [www.TimothyLutheran.com/Confirmation]

Connect with Care Ministry to register to receive training to further your care giving skills:

Care 201—Congregational Care Ministry provides care through opportunities based on your availability/interests;
4 sessions, 2 hrs each: Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27, 6:30-8:30pm, Rm 501 [RD Mize]

Care 301—Stephen Ministry Training offered Sept. 3-Nov. 19, 6:30-9pm, Rm 501 [RD Mize]. Care 201 is a prerequisite for Stephen Ministry Training.

Register online or nancyn@timothylutheran.com

GriefShare meets on 1st/3rd Thursdays, 7-8:30pm; Fireplace Rm [RD Mize]; next: August 15 [nancyn@timothylutheran.com]

Education is one of the most important things you can provide for your child. When deciding where to send your child from infant thru those important middle school years, think about Timothy Lutheran School. Enrollment is happening now.

Food Donations for August delivered to Lutheran Church of Jesus Christ the Good Shepherd (Jesus el Buen) in KC. Thanks for your continued support!

Timothy Steakburger Booth It’s that time of year—signups for the Timmy Burger Booth at the Fall Fun Festival during the weekend of September 13-15th are open; stop by the table in the lobby area after services to see how you can help.

Compassionate Care House Receiving applications for transition house. Adults must be employed full-time; applications available at Info Center or through Care Ministry.

Are You Planning to See Overcomer? Join our Timothy group when we attend the Aug. 25, 1pm showing at the Blue Springs 8 Theatre. Sign up by Aug. 13; reserve your seats with our group by contacting nancyn@timothylutheran.com.

Gala Baskets We collect gift baskets, gift cards and donations for baskets available at Hillcrest Gala’s silent auction. Minimum value of basket, $50. Turn baskets in at church office by Aug 11

Hillcrest Gala Timothy sponsors an apartment at the Lee’s Summit location. Interested in learning about this ministry? Join our table at the gala on Aug. 22 – Arrowhead Stadium; tickets – $50/person (normally $125). Contact Dan Sbisa or church office [dan.sbisa@gmail.com]

Ladies Morning Out Sat., Aug. 24, 9-11am, Fellowship Hall [RD Mize]. Brunch & program: Once We Were Refugees organization, -free KC program helping refugees learn to sew to be self-supporting. Gifts of the Heart ingathering: washable fabric 1 yd or larger, notions, thread, yarn, crochet hooks, knitting needles, household cleaning supplies, laundry detergent, toilet paper, diapers. Bring friends, no reservation required [LWML]

Planning for the future is hard when you’re still paying for the past! There’s a better way! Join our Financial Peace University group to learn how to beat debt and make a plan for the future! Join us beginning Sept. 10. Contact Steve Patton [stevep@timothylutheran.com]

Ladies: Friends Café will be held Sept. 7 at Inklings Books & Coffee Shoppe, 1101 W Main St. [lower level] Blue Springs. Hear Jennifer, recent Hillcrest grad, share her amazing faith story. No cost or registration—coffee/pastry provided. [Nancy, 228.5300]

Fishing Derby Save the Date! 3rd Annual J.R. Wiles Memorial Kids Fishing Derby September 21, James A. Reed Conservation Area. More details soon.

DivorceCare begins again on Sept. 16 for 13 weekly sessions; for those who are separated or going through divorce; sign up with Care Ministry [nancyn@timothylutheran.com]

Thank you to Gary Piercey and Debbie Johnson and all the volunteers for another great Rummage Sale! The total brought in for the Timothy School Scholarship fund is $8,587.68. We could not exist without the help of amazing volunteers like you!