April Financial Report –
General Fund Donations: $14,162.00
Total Budget YTD: $63,584.68
Stephenville Christian School Donations: $3,725.00
Capital Campaign Donations (Rehoboth Christian School): $1,440.00
Benevolence Offering: $588.00
Benevolence Used: $214.99
Monthly Capital Campaign – The May capital campaign is for Resonate Global Mission. Resonate Global Mission is here to equip the Christian Reformed Church to reach out and join God in what He is doing around the world—so that the good news of Jesus Christ goes out in every direction like an expanding, amplifying sound. Together with us, they train missional leaders, guide new churches, and forge partnerships to proclaim and live out the good news of Jesus Christ worldwide. You can find more about their organization at https://www.resonateglobalmission.org/. This offering will take place next Sunday, May 27th.
SERVE Mission Trip – There are 8 weeks left until SERVE 2018! The youth, along with leaders Roeland Stoker, Cassidy Tarpy, and Heidi Velsen will be going to Niagara Falls, Canada July 14 through July 21! We ask the church to help them prepare by keeping the leaders and youth in your prayers.
2018-2019 Sunday School & Wednesday Night Teachers – Would you like to volunteer to teach our children more about Christ? Contact Esther Tucker if you’d like to volunteer to be a Sunday School teacher and Roeland Stoker if you’d like to be a Wednesday Night teacher. The grade level assignments will be based on a first come basis so let them know as soon as possible if you’d like to be a teacher for the 2018-2019 school year.
SCRC Calendar – An up to date calendar for the current month is put in your member boxes. Please take those and reference them for all events going on in the current month. For those who would like to look in advance, there is now a tentative full year calendar on our website. Feel free to go there to reference future events. You can find it at http://www.stephenvillecrc.org/calendar/.
CRCNA Digital Library – Did you know that you have access to the CRCNA Digital Library which gives free, online access for CRC churches and members to hundreds of Faith Alive Christian Resources titles—including curriculum, Bible studies, and more? Check it out at http://library.crcna.org/.
Sunday Evening Services – There will be no weekly Sunday evening services until August 26th. But mark your calendars for a special SERVE evening service on July 31st.
Worship Committee Meeting – This Wednesday at 7:00 pm there will be a worship committee meeting at the Velsen’s.
SCRC Vacation Bible School – Children from Pre-K through 6th grade are invited to our 2018 VBS, Surviving the Storm! Thursday, May 31 through Saturday, June 2 we will be meeting here at SCRC from 5:45-7: 30 PM. Sunday, June 3rd during our 10:30 worship service, the kids will be performing their songs and a slide show will be shown. Following morning worship, we will be having a BBQ potluck!
Summer Pool Parties – This summer we will be having 3 summer pool parties with dinner provided and a Bible study. So, mark your calendars for June 10th at Roel & DeeDee Stoker’s house, July 8th at Jochum and Vicki Schievink’s, and August 19th at Pastor Brian & Cassidy’s house!
Save the Date! – Our annual church camping trip at Oakdale RV Park in Glen Rose will be July 24-26. We have reserved “The Bunkhouse” which has 11 bunk beds, plus room for air mattresses. Dinner will be provided each evening.