Announcements – August 18, 2013
Register today for the Fall Retreat! Oct. 19-20, Massanetta Springs. Two great days of fellowship as a whole church family. Go to the website to register now to get an early-bird discount. Questions? Want to help with the retreat? Email Brad: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer APEX tonight! Middle and high school students—feeling like your summer Sunday nights have been missing something? Then stick around after the service for Summer APEX. We’ll eat, play games, and have a short Bible study. Rising 6th graders welcome. 6:30–8:15 in the Treehouse.
Backpack Buddies: Help AFAC send backpacks full of food home each weekend with kids who otherwise wouldn’t have enough to eat. We’ve got a box in the narthex to collect your donations of: granola bars, microwavable meals and soups, squeezable PB&J, juice boxes, cheese crackers, boxes of raisins, trail mix, mac & cheese bowls, and fruit cups. Questions? Contact Louise: Go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Children’s Ministry.”
Are you a teacher? As you’re gearing up for another school year, come meet other teachers at Restoration. Thurs., Aug. 29, at 7:30 pm at the Grays’: 4318 39th St. N., Arlington 22207. All are welcome—we’ll brainstorm, pray, and laugh. Questions? Contact Liz: go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Prayer.”
The AFAC Farmers Market Challenge: Last week’s team collected 1314 pounds of produce for distribution to Arlington’s hungry. Today was the last Sunday for this season. Check back next week for the grand total of how much Restoration volunteers collected this summer!
Baptisms: Interested in baptism for yourself or your child? The next baptism dates are Sept. 22 and Nov. 3. Contact Erin: go to restorationarlington.org/contact and choose “Baptism.”
Prayer at 4. Come to the Treehouse (2nd floor) each Sunday from 4–4:40 pm to pray. We pray for our worship service, for each other, for whatever’s going on in the world that we care about. These meetings are lively, varied, and lots of fun. All are welcome—including kids.
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