8:00am Traditional Worship Service
10:15am Blended Worship Service
10:15am Contemporary Service

SUNDAY, June 17
“The Carpenter’s Son” | Matthew 13:53-58 | Pastor Charlie Ilyes
9:00 am – Praise Team rehearsal
6:00 pm – Junior and Senior High Youth Bible Studies

MONDAY, June 18
6:30 pm – Christian Education Ministry Team meeting

THURSDAY, June 19
9:00 am – Quilting Day (experienced and beginners welcome)

SATURDAY, June 23
6:00 am – Men’s Prayer Time (Room 111)

NEXT SUNDAY, June 24

Youth Mission Trip to South Carolina (24-30)

10:15 am – Baby Dedication (Sanctuary)

LOOKING AHEAD

June 26 – Elders Ministry Team meeting, 6 pm

June 28 – Praise Team rehearsal, 7 pm

June 30 – Lake Tobias Event

July 1 – Single Sisters Luncheon, 12 pm

Congregational Business Meeting, 7 pm

COMBINED JULY/AUGUST newsletter information is due TODAY!

CHILDREN’S SUMMER CAMP registrations are now being accepted. Contact Ellen Superdock at 717-507-6382 for your discount coupon.

COMING UP – Contact Pastor Charlie if interested in any of these:

· Membership Transfer – August 12 (FLC)

· Outdoor Baptism – August 12 at 3 pm (Boyd home)

CONGREGATIONAL BUSINESS MEETING – There is a Congregational Business Meeting scheduled for Sunday, July 1 at 7:00 pm to share information related to an expected new policy from the Church of the Brethren Atlantic Northeast District regarding withdrawing congregations. We will conduct any business and hold votes as appropriate regarding withdrawing from the Church of the Brethren denomination.

BRINGING THE HOPE OF JESUS TO THE LEBANON COMMUNITY. It is our desire as a church to bring the hope of Jesus to the Lebanon community. Come out on Thursday, June 28 at 6:30 PM in the church pavilion to share about some of the exciting things God is doing in the Lebanon community and how we as a body fit in and can participate. There will be opportunity to share about what is already happening in the Lebanon community and also to explore what additional opportunities God may be leading us to engage. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

ALL-CHURCH BIKE HIKE is Sunday, July 8. Those eating a packed lunch first should meet in the pavilion after church to eat. Then we’ll leave at 1 pm for Rails to Trails (a block from the church). Remember money for ice cream at the Twin Kiss in Colebrook.

ADULT WORK CAMP to Marion County, South Carolina is scheduled for August 5-11. Sign-up sheets are posted in the narthex and FLC lobby if interested. Volunteers are needed.

ALL CHURCH EVENT – a day at Lake Tobias, Saturday, June 30. Meet at church at 830 am to travel together to Lake Tobias. Pack your own lunch. Cost $7/person admission, $5/person Safari Tour ($12 total). Children under the age of 3 are free. The church will cover 50% of cost with additional aid as needed. You must sign-up in narthex by June 17.

BABYSITTING OUTREACH for PARENTS NIGHT OUT! Free babysitting/childcare will be provided on Friday night, July 20, from 6-9 pm at the Midway Church. Couples can enjoy a night out while your children are cared for. Children of all ages are welcome! Bring your children to the church and enjoy a date night! This is a night designated for couples to connect and strengthen their marriages. Date Night should be a priority in your marriage to help keep a thriving relationship! Please sign-up in the narthex or in the FLC if you need babysitting. Questions may be directed to Missy Newswanger at 717-383-3370.

FAIR SIGN-UPS: Midway Church is having a booth at the Lebanon Area Fair July 21-28, from 5-9 each evening. Your help is needed to share Christ, to pray, or to simply hand out tracts and balloons. Sign-up sheets are posted in the narthex and FLC lobby…select a day(s) for a time that works for you. Be in prayer as we witness and share our faith with our community.

MISSION SUNDAY is July 29 during all services and during the Sunday school hour. All services will be held in the Family Life Center. Everyone is encouraged to attend.

SINGLE SISTERS LUNCHEON is Sunday, July 1 at 12 pm in the FLC. Please sign-up at the display in the narthex if you will be attending.

UPCOMING CONSECRATION SERVICES

June 17- Youth Mission Trip

July 29 – Adult Work Camp

PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION IS OPEN for the 2018-2019 YEAR! If your child is 4-years old by the end of September, he/she is welcome to join. Contact Charity Martin or Carolina Shirk for a registration form.

Junior and Senior High Mission Trip Greenville, SC (June 24-30)

Day of Prayer! – Reach Mission Trips encourages churches that send students to their work camps to participate in a Day of Prayer for the entire work camp. Midway Church has been asked to set aside Sunday, June 24 as a Day of Prayer for the work camp that our Junior and Senior High students are participating in being held in Greenville, SC. Please consider signing up for a time slot to pray for this work camp. Sign-up sheets are posted in the narthex and FLC lobby.

Junior High Youth Events

1. June 17 – Bible study at 6 pm

2. July 15 – Swim Party from 4-8 pm at Creekside in Myerstown

3. July 22 – Outreach at Lebanon Area Fair from 4-8 pm

4. July 26 – Noon Meal Service Project at LCCM

Senior High Youth Events

1. June 17 – Bible study at 6 pm

2. July 15 – Swim Party from 4-8 pm at Brian & Amy Boyd’s home

3. July 22 – Outreach at Lebanon Area Fair from 4-8 pm

4. July 27 – Service Project at Londonderry Village