RD Mize Altar Flowers for this Sunday are jointly provided in praise and thanksgiving to God by Ken & Jeanette Robbins for their 61st wedding anniversary and by Marvin & Dixie Droege for their 60th wedding anniversary. Thank you!
God’s Blessings to all of Timothy’s 2021 Graduates! CLICK HERE or go to Student Webpage to view the 2021 Graduates’ Video which replaces its viewing in church services this Sunday. Thank you!
First Fruits & General Contributions Updates Thank you, Timothy, for continuing to contribute a portion of your treasures to Timothy’s ministries. As a brief update, comparisons between 2020 and 2021 First Fruits giving for the first quarter indicate that 2020 First Fruits totals were $188,633.00, while 2021 First Fruits totals $115,355. 92, showing a decrease in first quarter of $73,277.08. Comparisons between the 2020 and 2021 general contributions indicate $519,383.07 in first quarter of 2020, while 2021 general contributions for first quarter total $465,136.42, showing a decrease of $54,246.65. Please keep Timothy’s ministries in your prayers as we move forward. Thank you!
Reminders Church & School Offices will be closed Mon, May 31, is observance of Memorial Day. eNotes will not be emailed on Tues., June 1. There will be no youth group activities this Sunday, May 30.
Scholarships for students in grades 2-12 attending Timothy Lutheran School, Lutheran High School—KC, or St. Paul’s Lutheran—Concordia may apply for either the Schubkegel or Wilson Scholarships. Timothy partners with Truman Heartland Community Foundation to administer these scholarships. Please check out www.thcf.org for qualifications and application process. DEADLINE TO APPLY IS THIS COMING TUESDAY, JUNE 1, 2021. Contact Christy Yager (816.820.4730) with questions.
Job Opportunity Technology Services, 40 hrs/wk with varying hours dependent upon needs of the church & school; CLICK HERE to view position description or go to church website; deadline to submit resume to Diane Mayfield (firstname.lastname@example.org) is TODAY, MAY 28. Thank you!
Volunteers Needed to help at the Live Well Community Fair on June 5 at Wyatt.
- Sign up to help at the two challenge course jump houses for a one-hour shift; no physical work required but ability to help children & youth maintain a line as they wait to try the courses. Contact Nancy Nowiszewski (email@example.com) to sign up. Thank you!
- Sign up to help direct traffic safely between 9:30am and noon. Contact Nancy Nowiszewski (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you and/or a group can help with this. Thank you!
Hand Bell Choir Summer Session begins weekly rehearsals next Wed., June 2, from 6-7pm in the music room at Rd Mize. All youth (11 & up) and adults are invited! Please contact Ruth Sunderman (email@example.com). Youth do not need a parent in the choir, but parents, as well as all adults, are welcome to participate. Contact Ruth today!
Installation & Reception for Pastor Ryan Hochgrebe and his family is NEXT SUNDAY, June 6, 3pm, RD Mize, reception immediately following in Family Life Center. CLICK HERE to indicate your attendance or go to Worship page on church website. Suggested welcoming gestures include gift cards to area restaurants and/or businesses such as Target; Walmart; Quik Trip; Menard’s; Lowe’s; Home Depot; Bed, Bath & Beyond, etc. Thank you very much!
Ordination & Reception for Jake Bellinghausen and his family will be Sun., June 27, at 6pm at RD Mize; reception immediately following in Fellowship Hall. CLICK HERE to indicate your attendance. Suggested congratulatory gestures include Visa gift cards for Jake to apply to expenses as he settles in Vestal, NY, at his first parish, Grace Lutheran Church. Thank you very much!
GodConnects Discovery Class weekly on Wednesdays for 12 weeks, 6:30-8pm, starting June 9, in Fireplace Room (302), RD Mize. Register at www.timothylutheran.com/discovery-class/ so materials can be prepared for you. Contact Pastor Rod Lindemann (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions. Thank you!
Special Voters’ Meeting Sun., June 13, 11:30am, Wyatt Auditorium; 2 motions from Executive Board: 1) approval of Phase 1 expansion plan and conceptual site plan; 2) approval to begin new Capital Campaign. Quorum of 40 communicant members required to conduct business. Please plan to attend!
RD Mize Playground Work Day Fri., June 4, starting at 7am, to remove mulch and spread new dirt. Please bring shovels, rakes, & gloves. Your help is very much appreciated! Contact Louie Wilbers (email@example.com) if you can help. Thank you!
Lutherans for Life Diaper Drive continues through Father’s Day; all sizes welcome, plus wipes; drop off in tub in lobby at either campus; will be delivered to BS Impact Ministries; contact Kaye Gray (firstname.lastname@example.org), LWML Elizabeth Circle Chair, with questions. Thank you!
Pairs & Spares Summer Picnic Tues., June 15, 11:30am-2:30pm, Shelter House #1 at Blue Springs Park, 2204 SW Avenue, off Highway 40 & 19th St. Meat, drinks, & table service provided; bring a side dish and friends! Contact Janet Masters (email@example.com) with questions.
Vacation Bible School Week July 19-23 (9am-noon) with kickoff on Sun., July 18, RD Mize; Theme: Rocky Railway: Jesus’ Power Pulls Us Through; registration for children’s attendance & volunteers now online on church website; stop by displays in either lobby to choose items you wish to donate to ensure FREE attendance for all children. Thank you!
Food Donations for month of May will be delivered to Hillcrest Transitional Housing in Lee’s Summit. Donations for month of June will be earmarked for Jesu el Buen in KC. Thanks for your ongoing support!
16th Annual Adam’s Army Blood Drive Sun., June 27, 9am-3pm, Family Life Center, RD Mize. Sign up now at https://donate.savealifenow.org/coordinator/auth/signin. If this is your first time to use the new system, please use the ‘forgot username and password’ options on the login screen, or sign up as a first-time participant. Contact Nancy Nowiszewski (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions. Thanks!
Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study “The Sovereignty of God”; 10:15-11:15am, Fellowship Hall, RD Mize; led by Fritz Barlag.
Sunday Evening Senior High Youth Bible Study & Fellowship “The Chosen”; 5-6:30pm, Room 505, RD Mize. Note: Will not meet this Sunday, May 30. See you next week!
Sunday Evening Middle School Youth Bible Study & Fellowship 5-6:30pm, Youth Room (506), RD Mize. Note: Will not meet this Sunday, May 30. See you next week!
Monday Evening Women’s Bible Study “Gratitude”; 6:30pm, Room 111, RD Mize; led by various ladies. Note: No class on Mon, May 31. New book study: Lord, I Want to Know You by Kay Arthur, starting June 7. See you next week!
Monday Evening Adult Bible Study (1st & 3rd Mondays) Next session: June 7: “Released to Forgive”; social time w/ light snacks 6:30pm; study 7-8pm; Fellowship Hall, RD Mize. Everyone welcome! We’ll be glad to see you! Led by Roxanne Kerwood.
Tuesday Morning Men’s Bible Study “Living by Faith”; 6:30-7:30am, Fireplace Room (302), RD Mize; led by Bob Downs.
Tuesday Morning Adult Bible Study “The Book of Acts”; 10-11am, Fellowship Hall, RD Mize; led by Pastor John.
Thursday Evening Women’s Bible Study “The Women of Easter”; 6:30-8pm, Room 102, RD Mize; led by Miriam Lindemann & Becky Blatt.
Moms of Young Children and Soon-to-Be Moms Bible Study & Fellowship 1st & 3rd Saturdays, 9-10am, 4 G’s Area, Wyatt; led by Kaye Gray.