Backpack Blessing Weekend of September 14-15, all services. Bring your backpack for a special blessing as we pray a blessing upon the 2019-20 academic year.

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]

Confirmation Secret Prayer Pals If you are interested in supporting one of Timothy’s confirmands through prayer and encouragement this school year, please consider signing up. More details very soon. [Mary Low, k2lmlow@sbcglobal.net]

Congregational Ice Cream Social Wed., Sept. 4, 6-7:30pm, Family Life Center [R.D. Mize] Everyone is invited! Bring friends! [Gather Commission]

GriefShare meets on 1st/3rd Thursdays, 7-8:30pm; Fireplace Rm [RD Mize]; next session: Sept. 5 [nancyn@timothylutheran.com]

Discovery Class for those interested in reviewing their Christian faith, what is unique to the Lutheran faith, and preparing to join Timothy. Please consider joining the 6-week fall session, beginning Sept. 22, 6-8pm, Room 302 [R.D. Mize.]

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 13-15 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.

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 3rd Annual J.R. Wiles Memorial Kids Fishing Derby, Sat., Sept. 21, James A. Reed Conservation Area.

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]

Job Opportunity Nursery workers [Wyatt Rd]. Age 18 or older, but assistants may be younger. Contact Nursery Coordinator, Gwendolyn Meyer, for details. [jgmeyer7071@gmail.com]

Wyatt Road Nursery would appreciate donations of baby toys (6 months & older), baby activity centers, rocker, and small upright refrigerator. Contact Gwendolyn Meyer, Nursery
Coordinator.[jgmeyer7071@gmail.com]

Thank You to Bruce Wands, Steve Schild, Todd Kramer and Gary Flandermeyer who recently volunteered at a Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity work day. If you are interested in participating in this ministry, contact Gary Flandermeyer [gflande@yahoo.com]

Thank You! The Property Board thanks the following individuals for volunteering their time and talents. ECC Awning Cleaning –  Gary Flandermeyer, Viv Bradshaw and Todd Kramer.  Courtyard Trimming  –  Chris Hruska and Steve Schild.