VBS Celebration Worship THIS WEEKEND, July 21, 10:30am [Wyatt] Come witness the VBS kids’ faith through songs & worship!

Thank You for your heartfelt response last weekend for increased financial support of Timothy’s ministries. We continue to ask for your prayers & support throughout the coming weeks and we praise God for all of you.

Handbell Choir starting in Fall If interested in playing, please sign up no later than July 31. [Ruth Sunderman; 712.542.7430]

Men’s Tuesday Bible Study meets at Sandy’s Restaurant 6:30am. Join us for study/fellowship. [rodl@timothylutheran.com]

Women’s Bible Study Wednesdays through Aug. 7, 5pm, Rm 102 [RD Mize]; “Anointed, Transformed, Redeemed,” DVD-based study of life of David; all women welcome; led by Annette Logan [alogan330@gmail.com]

Non-Perishable Food Donations Hillcrest Transitional Housing during July; especially: jelly; condiments; canned soup, tuna, chicken, fruit, chili; box meals; dish soap; laundry detergent; pull ups; toilet paper; paper towels. Thanks for your continual support!
Job Opportunity Nursery staff, 1-2 hrs Sun. mornings, possible 1-2 hrs Wed. evenings (Sept-Apr). [Gwendolyn Meyer, 786.0031]

School Ministries Annual Rummage Sale Drop off July 28-30, 8am-7pm; sale is Aug. 1-3, 8am-6pm Thurs. & Fri., 8am-noon Sat., Family Life Center [RD Mize]; many volunteers needed for set-up, sale & take-down. [Debbie Johnson-Piercey, grp0625@gmail.com]

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

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 through the church office.

Teen Club Request Teen Club would like to borrow 20 wood posts, each 6’; may be 2×4’s or 4×4’s; for stringing lights for Teen Club Prom on July 26. [dianesingsforjoy@comcast.net]

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

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 this weekend.

Thank You to my Timothy family for prayers during my hospitalization and special thanks to Pastor John for his visits [Marti Burns]

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

  • Care 101—Tools for Caring – 2-hr. workshop provides specific ways to care in situations where you aren’t sure what to do or say. Attend either Wed., July 24, 6:30-8:30pm or Sat., July 27, 10am-noon, Fireplace Rm [RD Mize]
  • Care 201—Congregational Care Ministry provide 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, 6:30-8:30pm, Rm 501 [RD Mize].
  • Care 201 is a prerequisite for Stephen Ministry Training.

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

Donation Appreciated Timothy’s ECC is in need of a dorm/apartment-size refrigerator for a classroom. Freezer not required but preferred. Thank you! [marybeths@timothylutheran.com  -or- 228.5300 ext 8046 ]

Planning for the future is hard when you’re still paying for the past! Listen—there’s a better way! Join the Financial Peace University group and we’ll learn how to beat debt and make a plan for the future . . . together! Interested? Join us at Timothy Lutheran starting September 10th. Feel free to message me your questions or sign up [stevep@timothylutheran.com]