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This Week's Sermon 

June 4, 2023 

Pursuing New Life 

Ephesians 4:17-24

Pastor Jeremy Willetts 

Today's Schedule

8:45am - Prayer time in the Conference Room

9:30am - In-Person Worship Service | Online Worship Service | Children Nursery through PreKto be dropped off in their classrooms 

11:00am - Worship Service ends | Business Meeting begins in the Auditorium | Childcare for children K-5th grade begins in the Fellowship Hall 

12:00pm - Business Meeting ends | Children Nursery-PreK  to be picked up from their classrooms | Children K-5th grade to be picked up in the Fellowship Hall 


What's Happening

Children's Ministries 

VBS: Twist & Turns | June 13th-June 16th | 9:30AM-12:15PM | Kindergarten through 5th grade | At Twists & Turns, kids will discover that Jesus guides us through all the twists and turns of our lives | Register online now

No Journey for the Summer | Sermon sheets are available at the Welcome Center 

Student Ministries 

Young's Night | Thursday, June 14th 6:30PM-8:30PM | Drop-off and pick-up @ Southgate 

Senior Saints 

Young's Run | Thursday, June 15th 1:30PM | Meet at Young's | Join us for a time of fun and fellowship | No cost other than food purchases at the restaurant 

Women's Ministries 

Art at the 'Gate | Saturday, June 24th 10AM | Cost: $15/person | Cost includes supplies and snacks throughout the day | Choices of activities are paint pouring with Jenni Myers or cookie decorating with Kaylin Gray | Register online or at the Women's kiosk in the Main Foyer 

Save the Date: Dayton Dragon's Game | Tuesday, August 1st | Bus leaves @ 5:45PM | Cost: $12/person | Space is limited so register online or at the Women's kiosk in the Main Foyer 

Men's Ministries

Men's Cookout | Friday, June 16th 6PM | Southgate | Join us for food, fellowship, and fun | Cost is free but registration is required | Register online beginning May 27th 

Red's Game | Friday, July 21st | Church bus leaves @ 4:45PM | Game begins @ 7:10PM | Cost: $15/person | Register online 

General Church 

Equip-U Classes | Learn more about one of our many great adult class offerings for the Winter Quarter 

Blessings in a Bottle | Join us as we help support the Pregnancy Resource Center | You may either pick-up a bottle at the Welcome Center or use their QR code to give now through Father’s Day 

Quarterly Business Meeting | Sunday, June 4th following Worship Service | Auditorium | Childcare provided 

Day of Fasting and Prayer | Tuesday, June 6th | Join us for one of our Prayer Services at 6AM and 7PM in the Fellowship Hall as we pray for VBS 

VBS Work Day | Wednesday, June 7th 6:30PM | If you are willing and able, join us for a fun evening as we get ready for our exciting week of VBS | No decoration experience required 

Printable Bulletin

If you would like to print a copy of the bulletin to have on Sunday, please click here

Reading Plan

June 4th through June 10th 

June 4th - Job 11-13

June 5th - Job 14-16

June 6th - Job 17-20

June 7th - Job 21-23

June 8th - Job 24-28

June 9th - Job 29-31

June 10th - Job 32-34 

Giving as of 05/28/2023

YTD Offering - $376,170

YTD Expenses - $354,945

YTD Budget - $413,666

2023 Budget - $977,760

Interested in giving online? Click here!


Jeremy Willetts — Senior Pastor 

Pat Cook — Pastor of Student Ministries

Loren Kuhn — Director of Administration

Shawna Grafton — Administrative Assistant 

Dawn Tincher — Administrative Assistant 

Libby Aker — Kids Ministry Coordinator K-5

Hannah Pendleton — Kids Ministry Coordinator PreK

Kristi Shaw — Maintenance Department 

Michelle Anders — Maintenance Department 

Cara Anderson — Maintenance Department 

Megan Baumgardner — Communications Coordinator 

Rachel Jensen — Interim Worship Director

Teresa Dolph — Business Manager  

Riley Ochs — Media Director