Sunday Announcements – May 12, 2019

  1. Adult Confirmation is here! Would you like to be confirmed? Interested in learning more about Anglicanism? Join us for a 3-week confirmation class, which culminates with a confirmation service on June 9. We’ll meet from 5-6:30 PM on Sundays May 12, May 19, and June 2. Contact Nathan. (nathan@restorationarlington.org)
  2. The next Baptism Sunday is May 19. We still have availability if you would like your child baptized. Register on the website. Mandatory Parent Training is Tuesday, May 14 at 7:30 PM. Questions? Contact Kathy. (kathy@restorationarlington.org)
  3. Join us in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, May 19 after the 11 AM service to meet the 2019 RestoBolivia team and hear a brief presentation from the International Executive Director of Niños con Valor, Tyson Malo. We’re serving up a Taco Salad Bar and collecting donations to help fund the trip. Please join us!
  4. RestoWomen Gathering. Join us Tuesday, May 21 at 7:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall to talk about the ups and downs and waiting periods that are part of our spiritual journey with the Lord, taking our cues from Moses and the Israelites (Exodus 4-15).
  5. RestoArts Poetry Reading. One of Restoration’s own resident amateur poets, Tim Gillis, will do a poetry reading and discussion from his self-published book Evensong: Poems for Pilgrims. Join us Tuesday, May 21 from 7 to 9 PM at the Weimers’. Free copies of Tim’s book will be available at the reading. 
  6. If you’ve attended a New to Restoration dinner and are interested in becoming a member of the church, member forms are due Friday, May 24. Questions? Ask Kathy. (kathy@restorationarlington.org)
  7. As part of our strategic plan process, we are inviting feedback from anyone who has ever attended Restoration. Complete the survey and tell us what you think! http://restorationarlington.org/resto2025
  8. We will have a Parish Meeting after the 11 AM service on June 2. The RestoBolivia team will be hosting a BOWLivia fundraiser. Come fill a bowl with delicious food, make a donation, and stay to hear about all that is going on with our church family. RSVP to Louise if you would like childcare for your nursery – 5th grader during the meeting. (louise@restorationarlington.org)
  9. Restoration is hiring! Two new positions are open. Check them out at http://restorationarlington.org/news/restoration-is-hiring/
  10. Don’t leave without saying goodbye. In this area, people come and go all the time. We get it. But we’d love to say goodbye and pray for you before you go. If you’re moving away, please let us know: go to http://restorationarlington.org/we-will-miss-you/
  11. Clergy Emergency Contact Number: This is a way for you to contact one of our clergy if you have any sort of pastoral emergency.  Text or call 571.766.6495 to get through to one of them right away.