Elders for the Month: Vaughn Hollenback
Prepare for Next Week: Isaiah 51: 1-6; Matthew 16: 13-20
Per Capita: The Per Capita for 2023 is $42.00 per member.
Our focus through the end of August will be collecting items for Dale's Depot on Main Street in Towanda. They are described as a foster care closet and could use the following NEW items to give to children entering or already in the foster care program.
Needed is clothing from birth to age 18 along with undergarments-all sizes as they've accommodated up to a 4XL and both male and female clothing is needed and most calls are for teenagers; Hygiene items like baby shampoos and diaper rash creams to deodorants and toothbrushes; Hair ties, brushes, combs, hair sprays, gels, lice treatment kits; bath bombs and special bubble bath items to make bathing fun;coloring books for all ages and art supplies, crayons, pencils, playdough, modeling clay, etc; lego kits- any and all; books, card games, games to play; fidget toys- especially quiet ones; toys-kids are often entering or moving around foster homes on or near a birthday; large duffel bags to fit 5 outfits, shoes, and hygiene items. Only NEW items are accepted. If you would like to purchase some items for this collection, you may leave donations in the Welcome Center
THE ENDLESS MOUNTAINS MISSION CENTER
...is looking for volunteers. The most constant need is helping in the many day to day operations at the Center, including but not limited to ministering to guests, assisting guests with getting to appointments, cleaning, painting, sorting storage etc. They are also looking for a new Treasurer. Quickbooks experience is a huge plus and being willing to volunteer at least 1x per week for treasurer duties. The Treasurer would also join the EMMC board of directors. They are also looking to add a few new board members. If you are interested in any of these volunteer positions or want more information, you may facebook message the EMMC. The Center is located at 51 Mission Lane, Troy. They ask for prayers to fill the position and secure the volunteers needed to continue operations and help those in need.
SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHER NEEDED
for our youth class beginning on Sunday mornings in September. If you are interested in volunteering to teach this class, please speak with a session member for more details. The children are eager to learn about the Bible and Jesus so please prayerfully consider leading this class.