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SERVE – Saturday, October 1st

We still need your help on Saturday, October 1st, 2016!

The forecast says it will be a beautiful autumn day. Why not spend a few hours being the hands and feet of Jesus?

  • Are you willing to help a sister Methodist congregation! Damascus Road UMC is a new church start at Sunshine and West Bypass (formerly Christ UMC) and they need your help to paint inside and do some yard work outside. Wear work clothes!
  • There are five more spots for picking up the highway. Meet at the church building at 9 am and ride together in a church van. Wear long pants and bring gloves to wear!
  • There is lots of help needed for Freeway Ministries still. Could you come to the church building at 1 pm to help cut fruits and vegetables so we can serve fresh salads? We need you!  Could you be at Freeway Ministries (739 W. Talmage St.) to help serve the meal and worship with people who are struggling with drug addiction and homelessness?
  • If you are busy the whole day, there is good news! There is lots of need for food donations still! We still need donations of:
    • 50 packages of hamburger buns
    • 15 bags of potato chips
    • 15 lbs of strawberries
    • 10 bags of oranges/clementines
    • 12 bags of grapes
    • 15 bunches of bananas
    • 10 lbs of apples
    • 10 bags of pre-cut lettuce/salad mix
    • 10 lbs of tomatoes
    • 10 lbs of broccoli/cauliflower
Email Pastor Emily at pastorelc44@gmail.com to sign up for any of the above needs!

Pictorial Directory

For those of you who have an appointment to have your picture taken on Saturday, September 24th you may call Michelle Gammon at 872-9187 before 1:00 p.m. if you need to cancel or change your appointment time.

Adopt-A Caseworker request

Dear people of Campbell, we have been asked to help with another request through our adopt-a-caseworker program.   They are needing gift cards to a Gordmans and Payless shoe store for 2 teens who are needing clothing for the upcoming change of season.   These kids do not qualify for the kids closet program , so they are depending on us to help with their clothing needs.

If you can help, please let me, Becky Solari know as soon as possible as they would like to fill this request by weeks end.   Gift cards or cash donation would be great!

Thank you so much!

Becky Solari

848-9052

Absolari@hotmail.com

On September 17, 2016, The Rainbow Network will host their second annual Trivia and Silent Auction event to continue the work of Rainbow Network in Rural Nicaragua. The event this year will be at National Avenue Christian Church, 1515 S. National Ave., Springfield.

The Trivia Night will begin at 7pm and you can signup to participate ONLINE . Cost is $15/person or $120/8 person team.

This fun evening will also include at Silent Auction. To ensure a successful event, Rainbow needs your help in donations for the silent auction. They are asking for new, top-selling items or financial support to purchase items for the auction.

Proceeds from the auction will be used solely to continue and expand the work of Rainbow Network, which are education, health, homes and economic development.

Their goal would be the cost of two houses from this event. To help promote the Auction, they would like to include the donated items and the donors in our publications. Your donations are tax deductible and Rainbow will be happy to give you those forms when they receive your donation. Items can be picked up by calling one of our team or sent to the Rainbow Network office, 2840 E. Chestnut Expressway, Suite A, Springfield, MO 65802. To ensure they can list all donations please contact them before September 1, 2016.

For more information about the event, or to donate auction items contact Patty Garrett, Silent Auction Committee Chair at garrmrt@hotmail.com or at 417-343-8712.

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Ambassadors for Children needs you! We supply new clothing and essentials for children in foster care and are looking for office volunteers that can greet, make appointments and keep our new clothing closet organized and ready for our children.  Please contact Kiki at 417-708-0565 / keldridge@ccozarks.org or view our website www.ambassadors4children.org for more information.

 

Women’s Bible Study

All women of the church are invited to a Women’s Bible Study starting on                        Thursday, August 4th, 6:30 p.m. at the home of Mollie Foster.  For more                          information, please call the church office at 881-2018.

Campbell UMC is going to serve at Freeway Ministries this weekend.
We have had a great response from people who are wanting to prepare the salads and serve the meal.
We need more fresh fruits and vegetables!!! Please see below for what is still needed and let Pastor Emily know ASAP what you can bring to the church building by 4 pm tomorrow, July 29th
6 bags of apples
6 bags of oranges
15 bunches of bananas
15 bags of grapes
10 cartons of strawberries
10 cartons of raspberries/blackberries/blueberries
15 bags of salad/lettuce mix
5 cartons of grape tomatoes
10 bags of grated/baby carrots