Posts from November 2016

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UMC #Giving Tuesday is TODAY!

by Kirsten Baxter

Give light. Give love. Give life. The UMC #GivingTuesday theme for 2016 is “GIVE LIGHT. GIVE LOVE. GIVE LIFE.” United Methodists will once again come together to support the work of Advance projects and missionaries on UMC #GivingTuesday. Through UMC #GivingTuesday, Advent and Christmas seasonal giving is combined with global mission and outreach opportunities. As a […]

Children’s Christmas Program

by Kirsten Baxter

Today, Sunday, November 27, all of the children will gather to practice their songs for the first 20 minutes of Sunday school and then spend the remaining time as a whole group in the Isaiah room with an Advent celebration lesson including putting together their own take home Advent daily devotional “pizza!” Christmas program FULL rehearsal will take place Sunday, December […]

ADVENT “Noel! Luncheons” on Wednesdays

by Kirsten Baxter

Once again we will have the JOY of gathering together on each Wednesday of the Advent to share a light meal and enjoy beautiful music of the holiday season. The Madrigal Choir from Ames High School will again be our performers on November 20. The luncheon will begin at 11:45 a.m.-12:30 p.m. with the musical performances […]

Successful Family Mission Trip

by Kirsten Baxter

I want to thank the following people for participating in the Wesley Woods Family Mission Trip! We enjoyed the day splitting firewood and taking it to camp sites for future use. We had hot dogs, s’mores and Hot Chocolate over an open fire. The participants were: Allyson Goodman, Katelyn Goodman, Kathy Van Pelt, Sam Primer, Fredrick Killian, Tanya Killian, Emma Killian, Gabriel Killian, Elisha Killian, Casey Hinders, and Sally Shrunk Thanks for […]

Let’s Pack the Shopping Cart for MICA

by Kirsten Baxter

Since we won’t be having our annual Thanksgiving dinner this year due to the remodeling of our kitchen, Kids on a Mission would like to encourage all of you to purchase items for the MICA pantry. Their shelves are nearly bare! Bring them in Sunday as a sign of gratitude for all the years we’ve had […]