WORSHIP SCHEDULE: JULY
JULY 21, 28 8:15 am Service of the Word
9:30 am Worship - HC
*Communion will be celebrated every Sunday during the summer months.
INTERWOVEN - No gatherings in July due to the scheduled Mission Trips
WOMEN'S GROUP: Next meeting Wednesday, August 21 at 5:30
MEN'S GROUP BIBLE & BREW - meets next on Wednesday, July 24 - 7 pm
SUNDAY SUMMER SNACKS ON THE PORTICO!!
Signup sheet on clipboard in the lobby! Please help provide snacks/beverages for each Sunday after 9:30 am worship during the summer months.
GOD’S WORK. OUR HANDS T-SHIRT: Time to order your yellow God’s Work. Our Hands T-shirt for the Big Day of Serving (Sunday, Sept. 8th). Sign up in the Lobby. Deadline August 11. T-shirts are $7.75. If we order 10 or more, we can have our church name printed on the back. Let’s all come together in our yellow t-shirts to serve others in Christ’s name.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: This summer, we are hosting movie nights for VBS. Once a month throughout the summer we will gather families together for a meal, a movie and activities to support the Christian film. Join us for our final one of the summer on Wednesday, August 14 from 5:30 pm – 8 pm. All ages are welcome. Signup sheets on table in lobby.
YOUTH AND MISSION
SHOE BOX MINISTRY: Just a reminder that those of you who signed up to do a Shoe Box for the Pittsburgh MT trip group (July 28-August 2) to please have them at the church no later than July 24. If you have any questions, please see Kristen.
FOLLOW US! Our youth have their own Instagram page. Follow us this week on our Mission Trip and continue to see all the great things we do-such as Mission Trips, Interwoven, CAT class and more! Our handle is @aelc_youth! Check out all the amazing things we are doing through our faith!
YOU’RE INVITED!: Join us on August 4 at 5pm as Interwoven hosts a pizza party and celebration for our College bound students. Come have dinner and spend the evening celebrating our college bound students-sending them off with love and blessings. Please let Kristen Kelly know if you plan to attend at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SERRV WORKDAY: On Tuesday, August 13, youth will be traveling to the Serrv warehouse to add in sorting and packing. We will depart from the church around 7 am and return around 5 pm. Contact Kristen Kelly at email@example.com for your permission slip!
COFFEE WITH THE COPS:
Join us on July 20, from 8:00 am-10:00 am
in the Fellowship Hall for Coffee with Cops.
Come out for community, conversation
A special announcement from the Hmong Congregation…
On Saturday, August 3 the Hmong Congregation will be having an
“Autism Speaks” Fundraiser at AELC.
Doors Open at 5 pm
Dinner at 6:30 pm
Auction at 7:30 pm
Cost: $10.00 (includes dinner), Kids Ages 5 to 12 - $5.00, Kids Under 5 – free
Contact: Souryta Kue at 610-781-5758 or Vang Kue at 610-781-5757
If you wish to donate towards the auction (gift baskets, gift cards, monetary donations, etc.) they are needed prior to Aug. 3…please contact Souryta at the number listed above.
The Autism Speaks Walk is held on October 19 in Philadelphia. Contact Souryta or Vang to register to sign up or for more info.
AELC SPONSORED NEIGHBORHOOD FLEA MARKET & DONATION DRIVE:
Sat. Aug 24 8 am - 1 pm
100 spots available (8'8" x 18') 1 spot: $15, 2 spots: $20
Sellers/Vendors/Buyers Needed! Contact Melissa Forrer at firstname.lastname@example.org to signup by August 10th
CHURCH LOCK UP SCHEDULE: JULY
July 14 Craig Scheetz 610-780-0439
July 21 Guy Werner 516-469-1911
July 28 Greg Duffin 610-777-8557
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