This Week’s Announcements

Attitude of Gratitude VBS – Don’t let your child miss out on this exciting VBS experience learning how to appreciate God’s creation and many blessings. VBS runs July 8th-10th from 8:30-11am. This VBS is designed for 3yr olds-4th graders and is $20/child and a $30 family max. Sign up now at https://lolbaxter.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/91/responses/new.

Parent’s Night Out – Parents mark your calendars for another Parent’s Night Out on Saturday, July 13 from 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm! All ages welcome. We will have fun activities and crafts for your kids; we will also feed them supper. This is a free-will donation and fundraiser for the youth to raise money for the upcoming Mission trip in July. Register by July 10 at https://lolbaxter.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/93/responses/new.

serveCAMP – This is a Middle School Mission “trip” for students who will be entering grades 5-8 in the upcoming school year. Kids will be building trust, helping others, growing in faith and having fun. There will be activities during the day, a break in the afternoon, and an option to return in the evening for night games, campfire and camping in Lord of Life’s backyard. Dates are July 21-25. Starts Sunday at 7 pm for a camp-style worship service. Monday-Thursday 9 am to 3 pm, optional 7 pm to 10 pm and/or overnight. Cost is $125.https://lolbaxter.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/84/responses/new

Red Cross Blood Drive – Friday, July 5, from 12 pm to 4 pm at Lord of Life. To schedule an appointment, contact: redcrossblood.org or call Sally Jacobsen at 829-1704.

Thank you – to everyone that helped with the fish fry to make it a great success. Thank you, Ted Anderson, for organizing the fish fry; Pat Huhta and the awesome crew of fish fryers; and the Men’s Groups for their assistance with the meal preparation. We are so grateful for your assistance in our first official fundraiser for the supplies needed for our mission trip to Tanzania in June 2020. Thank you to family, friends and congregation members who came to the fish fry on Sunday, June 23rd, and supported us with generous donations for the meal. The entire meal was delicious and the fish were extra tasty!!! Thank you and blessings from The Lord of Life Tanzania Mission Group.

Parent’s Night Out Volunteers Needed – We need you! Looking for youth and adult volunteers to help with Parents Night Out on Saturday, July 13th from 4:30-8:30pm. Volunteers will help entertain kids with pre-planned games, crafts, dinner, and a movie. Help with set-up and clean up afterwards also needed. If you enjoy working with kids, this is an excellent opportunity to serve in Children’s Ministry! Proceeds raised will go towards the upcoming Youth Mission Trip. Email the church office at colleen@lolbaxter.org.

Roar! Into the Wild VBS – August 11th-14th from 6 pm -8 pm for ages 3 to 4th grade. Join the herd on an epic adventure as we explore God’s goodness and celebrate a ferocious faith that encourages us through this wild life! Cost is $20 a child and a family max of $30. https://lolbaxter.ccbchurch.com/goto/forms/92/responses/new

Shop, Donate and Volunteer – If you are spring cleaning, remodeling or downsizing, think about donating to Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity. Our Habitat ReStore sells new and used donated building materials, furniture and appliances. You can also volunteer to be a part of our deconstruct and salvage teams where you help remove items from homes before they are scheduled for demolition. Proceeds from ReStore sales are used to help build strength, stability, self-reliance and shelter in our community. At Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, our shared vision is a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Go to www.lakesareahabitat.org/restore for more information.

God’s Work. Our Hands – Mark your Connection Cards if you would like to be a part of God’s Work. Our Hands on Sunday, August 25, at 10 am.