This Week's Ginghamsburg Highlights
August 18/19: Welcome to this week's bulletin!
FIRST - DOWNLOAD THE FEATURED EVENTS HERE!
...and then read on for the rest of the good stuff.
JUST SO YOU KNOW - Our fall classes and groups start in early September. Visit the lobby on the weekend of August 25/26 for all the details and the opportunity to register.
SINGLE ADULTS SUNDAY LUNCHES - Ginghamsburg adults who are living life as single persons are invited on Sundays to meet up with one another at 9:45am weekly to go to worship and then enjoy lunch together – kids welcome. To connect, look for folks in the lobby each week wearing lime green name tags.
BAPTISM - Your next opportunity to embrace your faith publicly through baptism is Sunday, August 26, at the Taylorsville MetroPark. As if that alone weren't exciting enough, all are invited to make it a church family get-together while we also enjoy a cookout. Everything starts at 6pm. If you plan to be baptized, attend one required class in the room behind the Welcome Center after any worship celebration on August 18/19, or on Wednesday, August 22 at 6pm.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR - Our Community Fall Fest is on Saturday, September 15, starting at 4pm. FREE fireworks, carnival rides, petting zoo, inflatables, music and more! Oh, and lots of delicious food trucks. Start preparing your invite list for this evening of family fun.
THIS WEEK'S CLASSIFIEDS
...serving opportunities for adults
SERVING SATURDAYS - Bring your family, life group or a friend and serve in one of our local mission outreaches. For more information contact Noel at [email protected], or go to ginghamsburg.org/missions.
MEDIA TEAM - Be a part of the dynamic team that supports weekend worship through creative uses of technology and also shares the message online every week. (We're the people with the cameras and the lights!) No experience necessary. We'll train you. Email Shannon Sellars at [email protected] to learn more.
FOOD PANTRY - Serve our neighbors alongside our New Path community outreach services as you stock the pantry shelves, assist in the office or enter data. See the attendance pad for more info this weekend in worship, or email [email protected].
FAMILY MINISTRY: FOR KIDS & STUDENTS
UPGRADE WEEKEND - The entire month of August will be an exciting launching pad for our fall kickoff in Ginghamsburg Family Ministry! So hold off on moving your kids up to their next age/grade-speciﬁc space until the weekend of August 25/26.
• August 18/19 - Super Secret Parties. This is for kids age 5 going into Kindergarten. They won't want to miss it. Learn about all things iZone & get a special treat.
• August 19 - Get in the Middle of It. This event is for grade 5 students going into grade 6 and their parents. Find out what to expect in student ministry. This will be after the 10 and 11:30am worship celebrations in the Avenue Studio.
FX: FAMILY WORSHIP EXPERIENCE - Our new season kicks off on Wednesday, September 5. This Nickelodeon-style worship experience is fun for the whole family. Dinner is from 5-6pm, and FX starts at 6:30pm in the Tipp City Worship Center. Childcare is available for age 2 and under. Bring families and friends from your neighborhood as we learn about "Initiative."
HIGH SCHOOL HUDDLE - Starting Upgrade weekend, Sunday, September 26, our high school pre-worship huddle at 9:30am is moving from the Avenue Studio to the church lobby,
STUDENT FALL RETREAT – Students, get ready for the Fall Retreat! We will kick off fall with worship, games and fun on Saturday, September 8 at 9:15am through Sunday, September 9 at 11:15am. It is free. We will definitely be having the famous scavenger hunt! Register at studentsfallretreat2018.eventbrite.com.
THIS WEEK'S FAMILY MINISTRY CLASSIFIEDS
...serving opportunities with kids and students
MAKE AN INVESTMENT IN OUR KIDS - Every stage and phase of life requires a unique kind of influence. When you serve with kids you have the opportunity to invest in the lives of a few and encourage an authentic faith. Don’t miss out on the chance to step into a kid's story! Sign up in the attendance pad this weekend to get more information about Ginghamsburg Family Ministry, or email [email protected].