Call Process Update Timothy welcomes Pastor Marty Hasz to its worship services this weekend. He’s visiting as part of his deliberations concerning Timothy’s call as Senior Pastor. Please continue to pray for wisdom and guidance during his decision making.

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 []

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

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

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.

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

Save the Date! August 25 to see the newest movie, Overcomer, by the Kendrick brothers! Group ticket price available in early August; reserve your seats with our group by contacting

Gala Baskets We collect gift baskets, gift cards and donations for baskets available at Hillcrest Gala’s silent auction. Minimum value of basket is $50; check out the info tables in lobby. Turn baskets in at church office or Hillcrest table by Aug. 11.

All Ladies Save the Date! LWML (Lutheran Women’s Missionary League) Brunch & Program, Aug. 24, 9-11am, Fellowship Hall [RD Mize]. More details soon.

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 []

Donation Needed ECC in need of a dorm/apartment-size refrigerator for a classroom. Freezer not required but preferred. Thank you! [Mary Beth Self 228.5300 ext 8046 or]

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 []

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]

Rachel House Fundraiser 5K walk/run, Sat., Aug. 3, 8am, Waterfall Park- Bass Pro, Independence; free pancake breakfast; register at to help this pregnancy resource center continue its life-saving work. [Sandy Galvin;]

Timothy’s Early Childhood Center Spruce Up Event This week the parents of ECC are hosting a spruce up event for our area of the building.  To help or donate supplies, please contact Mary Beth Self [] or sign up for a time/task/gift card donation []  Your support is appreciated!

Thank You to our Timothy family for the many ways you have shown your thoughtfulness through prayer and other kind ways. [Dale & Jackie Moberly]