Memorial Service for Doris Van Driest – Sat. Aug. 22nd We will be celebrating the life of Doris Van Driest with a service held in the FCC sanctuary at 3pm. There will be a time of visitation beginning at 1:30 pm in the church lounge. Thanks to the Deacons for providing refreshments.
Sun. Aug. 23rd
9:00 am Worship (sanctuary) Pastor Jim will preach on “Who/What is God?” The Blue Tones will offer special music.
Summer Kids’ Program Pastor Julia will be leading a mini field trip as the children deliver a handmade quilt to Erma K___. We will be using the church bus for transport and will be back at church by the end of worship.
FCC Music Potluck Party at the home of Jim and Julia Hollister, 2802 N. 6th St. Sheboygan, from 5-7 pm. All music lovers and their families are welcome! Grilled meats and beverages will be provided. Please bring a dish to share. RSVP to Pastor Julia with the number attending: email@example.com.
Church Softball Play-offs – Mon. Aug. 24th FCC won our playoff game last Monday so our team will be playing on Monday, Aug. 24th at 7pm at Kiwanis East (the field near the Pavilion). If we win, the championship game is at 8:15 pm at Kiwanis West (near the skate park. Come cheer on our team!
Wednesday Morning Study Group meets each Wed. at 6:45-7:45 am. The group is reading AWARENESS by Anthony DeMello. All are welcome.
Music of the Plants: Exploration of Sound & Science – Tues. Aug. 25th Come to Lucas Hall this coming Tues from 6:30-8:30 pm to hear Sally Mark explore the “music of plants” as a form of expression, beauty and artistry like no other. You will witness audio translation of electric fields of plants and hear their “musical song” first hand. More info may be found at www.musicofthe plants.com. Suggested donation: $10. Hosted by Kathy Alby, friend of FCC.
Eden’s Bluff on Wednesdays – A group gathers each Wednesday morning to tend the church’s vegetable garden – Eden’s Bluff. Please stop by and lend a hand and learn. Wednesdays from 9-10 a.m.
Laundry Love Ministry – Weds. Aug. 26th Join John and Patty Aker this coming Wednesday from 6 to 8 pm at Midway Laundromat (corner of 14th and Michigan) as they provide quarters and laundry soap to those who need financial help with their laundry. It is a part of an international program that brings dignity to unemployed and underemployed families. FCC is responsible for the 4th Weds of the month – come check it out!
Church School Teacher Meeting – Thurs. Aug. 27th Thanks to the many people who have volunteered to teach in our church school program this coming year. The teachers of 4 year olds through 5th grade are invited to attend a teacher meeting this coming Thurs. from 6:30-7:30 pm in the church lounge.
Next Ceil’s Meal is Sat. Aug. 29th from 9:30–10:30 am. Invite your friends to this free community breakfast. Pick up a poster on the Education Table and post it in a place where others will see it. Volunteers will be needed to help prepare food, setup, serve, and cleanup. See signup info on the easel in the narthex.
Mark Your Calendar – All Church Potluck/Picnic on Sun., Sept. 13th, in Lucas Hall following worship. Enjoy Sloppy Joes, Hot Dogs, and beverages – all provided. Bring a dish or dessert to share. Come see old friends and make new ones as you share stories from the summer.