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 Announcements - week of August 7, 2022

 

Offerings of the Day… 

Unspecified offering donations will be placed in the General Fund.                                       

 

We welcome Rev. Tony Meyer (missionary in Spain) as he joins us to share the message this morning. 

We will begin a new series next Sunday titled, “Planting Seeds”.  The Scripture will be Acts 2:1-13.  

 

Student Ministries this Week… 

 

If you are new to Calvin and/or would like more information on a ministry and/or have a prayer concern, please take a moment to fill out a Connection Card located in the pew or at the Info Center and place it in the offering plate. 

The July/August Banners are available in the narthex. 

The 2022/2023 Church Directory is in your mailbox!  Please let Vickie know if you would like an extra copy or if you would like it mailed to you.  A huge thank you to Sherry Wilson & Mary Lane for helping me get these finished! 

Activity Tote Bags are available for kids during the worship service and are located in the narthex.  Feel free to grab one as you head into worship.  We ask that you please return the totes after the service.           

Please remember to wear your nametag.  If you are in need of one, let Vickie in the office know (lanyard or magnet styles available). 

A Widows and Single Ladies Luncheon will be at Cherokee Restaurant (Sherman Blvd.) on Wednesday, August 10th at noon.  RSVP to Mary Lane (231-798-3545) by tomorrow, August 8th

Parents Night Out!  Get a sitter and join us for a night out on Friday, August 12th.  We’ll meet at The Deck (Pere Marquette) at 6:00 PM.  Come and enjoy some Grown Up Time out!  See Courtney Kingshott for more information. 

Have you taken time to experience our Prayer Trail lately?  The SERVE Teams laid fresh wood chips down all along the trail.  This wonderful trail was created for our neighbors, community, and church family to share in God’s amazing creation.  Please enjoy! 

There are many excellent books to borrow in our Church Library which you may like to take home and enjoy.  These books can be found in the Fireside Room. 

Calvin on Facebook…Check it out!  We have a Facebook page and a Facebook group.  Our page is public (Calvin Church – Muskegon), and our group is private (Calvin CRC – Muskegon).  Please feel free to invite your family and friends to our public page (look for the tree), where we will be sharing events going on in the life of our church and community, etc.  Our private page is for our “church” family.  Here, we will be sharing prayer concerns/praises, events, etc.  If you have any questions, please feel free to see Vickie in the office. 

How to give through VENMO at Calvin…  Go to our website, calvin-crc.org, click on the GIVE tab and follow the steps.  Or go to your Venmo app, search for the Profile Name, Calvin-Muskegon and follow the steps.

Our sanctuary is equipped with an Induction Loop Assistive Listening System.  To utilize, please switch your hearing aid, cochlear implant or tactile device to “T” (Telephone) or you may need to contact your provider for assistance.

 

Opportunities to Serve 

Family Promise week is August 14th - 21st.  We only need to provide meals and deliver them to the Family Promise Day Center.  Please consider making a family friendly meal for families who are experiencing homelessness.  Sign-up sheets are in the narthex.  Thank you! 

We are in need of more Nursery Volunteers…  Are you interested in spending some time with our littlest members for an hour on a Sunday morning?   We could really use your help!  If you’re interested, please see Meredith Best or Courtney Kingshott. 

 

Requested Announcements 

FAMILY FIRE is an online community exploring Spirit-led family, marriage, parenting, in-laws, blended families, and intimacy. Find encouraging articles and devotions at familyfire.com.  Subscribe for regular email updates and/or connect with our Family Fire community on Facebook. 

New Podcast Season on Faith Practices - We’re back for Season 2 of Open to Wonder!  And this time we’re asking big, small, weird, and hard-to-talk-about-in-church questions about faith practices.  Listen at anchor.fm/open-to-wonder or on your favorite podcast app. 

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