This Week's Ginghamsburg Highlights

June 16/17: Welcome to this week's bulletin!

FIRST - DOWNLOAD THE FEATURED EVENTS HERE!
...and then read on for the rest of the good stuff.


FOR ADULTS

JULY'S "FOODLESS" FOOD DRIVE - Our first weekend of the month food drive in July (June 30/July 1) is going foodless. Instead of bringing food in July, please consider making a financial gift to our New Path Simply Give program, where Meijer matches all monies donated. Your $10 will turn into $30 through this generous program. Donations will be accepted at the close of each worship celebration. 

FAMILY-FRIENDLY BENEFIT AUCTION - On Saturday, June 23, 12-2:30pm, bring the entire family to a Benefit Auction for New Path under the front lawn tent. Auction items on hand will appeal to the whole family! Kids are welcome to bid with parental permission. Admission is free. There will be family-friendly concessions available, games for kids under 12 and many fun surprises. Silent Auction tables close every half hour, so you won’t want to miss a moment. Auction items, restaurant gift cards and gift baskets can be donated for this event with proceeds serving our neighbors through New Path. Email [email protected] for more information.

SUMMER LIFE GROUP LAUNCHES - Are you ready to connect with others in life group community? You are invited to one of five life group launches this summer based on your life stage. See ginghamsburg.org/lifegroups for details and registration info. 

Men’s Launch – Thursday, July 19
Singles’ Launch – Thursday, July 26
65+ Launch – Thursday, August 2
Married Couples’ Launch – Thursday, August 9
Women’s Launch – Thursday, August 16

SINGLE ADULTS SUNDAY LUNCHES - Ginghamsburg adults who are living life as single persons are invited on Sundays to meet up with one another at 9:45am weekly to go to worship and then enjoy lunch together – kids welcome. To connect, look for folks in the lobby each week wearing lime green name tags. 

UPCOMING DANIEL PLAN EVENTS - Invest in your wellness this summer with our Ginghamsburg Adults Daniel Plan team:

*Daniel Plan Wellness Panel
Thursday, June 28, 6:30pm, South Campus ARK
Topics Covered: Overcoming Temptation, Reducing Blood Pressure, Living Toxic Free, Meditation, Holistic Therapies

*Come Zumba With Us
Wednesday, July 18, 6pm, Avenue 503-404.
Bring a water bottle and towel; wear comfortable clothes.
No cost.

Questions about either opportunity? Contact: Margie Dehays at [email protected].

MISSION EL SALVADOR - COME AND LEARN - Come and hear from our mission partners in El Salvador, Cristian and Lauren Guillen, about the community where they serve and their vision for community development and transformation. Our February adult mission and June student teams will also share stories and insights. NEW DATE: Sunday, July 8 from 12:30-2pm in Avenue 506-507.

ETHIOPIA - COME AND LEARN - Come and hear about our missionary Holly Garrett and her ministry in Ethiopia. Holly's sister Noel and mom Rosie recently returned from a visit and have photos and stories to share. Sunday, July 24, 9:30-10:45am in Avenue 507.


THIS WEEK'S CLASSIFIEDS
...serving opportunities for adults

OFFICE & PHONE HOST - Opportunities are available for friendly, helpful servants to serve in the Tipp City Campus church office on Sunday mornings to answer the phone, greet guests and share the love of Jesus.  Sign up in the attendance pad for more information, or email [email protected].

PANTRY SERVANT - Want to make an impact in helping those in need? Be a “Manna Mover” and serve by picking up donations of retail rescue foods. Opportunities on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am until 12pm. Choose one day a week to serve, or be a substitute servant. Contact New Path at [email protected].

SERVING SATURDAYS - Bring your family, life group or a friend and serve in one of our local mission outreaches. There are opportunities available the first, second, and third Saturdays of each month. For more information contact Noel at [email protected], or go to ginghamsburg.org/missions.

 

FAMILY MINISTRY: FOR KIDS & STUDENTS

WE WANT TO RECOGNIZE…
  Servant Spotlight – JoRita Moore

NEW TO FAMILY MINISTRY? – For up-to-date information on events and ways to disciple your kids at home check us out on Facebook at Ginghamsburg Kids and Ginghamsburg Students.

CAMP REVIVAL COMEBACK - This camp is gonna be far out, dudes! Kids in completed grade 2-5 will be able to renew their relationships with Jesus at beautiful Camp Wesley, located in Bellefontaine, which is located approximately one hour from our Tipp City Campus.  At Camp Revival our kids will enjoy God’s stunning creation through swimming, paddle boarding, canoeing, archery, crafts, games, fishing and the awesome Adventure Island. We are heading out July 22-25. The current cost is $180 for kids and $100 for leaders. The cost increases after 12pm on Monday, June 18. See Children's Ministry for registration forms.

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT ON THE LAWN - Enjoy a family movie night out on the Ginghamsburg lawn on Friday, June 29 at 8:30pm. The night will feature a family favorite, Trolls, as we spend time together and kick off summer. Bring your chairs and blankets, and invite a family or two as we hang out with Poppy, Branch and the gang! Admission is completely free. Snacks, drinks and glow gear will be available for purchase. 

DQ AT HIGH NOON - Who loves ice cream? High school students are invited to come on out to the Tipp City DQ (513 W Main St, Tipp City, 45371) at 12pm noon every Wednesday starting June 2 for ice cream and to hang out with Ryan and Rachael!

BIG STUFF - Students grade 6-12 are headed back to Panama City Beach for BigStuf - Sunday, July 15-Saturday, July 21. We are going Week 8. Cost is $645 per student. There is a non-refundable deposit of $100 due when you register at ginghamsburgbigstuf18.eventbrite.com. For details on BigStuf go to bigstuf.com. Contact Rachael at [email protected] with any concerns.

SERVING OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS - Check out these options for students to earn funds for summer trips:

  • Common Grounds - serving on the weekend – monthly
  • Family Movie Night - Friday, June 29

Email Rachael at [email protected] for dates and more information.
 

THIS WEEK'S FAMILY MINISTRY CLASSIFIEDS
...serving opportunities with kids and students

MAKE AN INVESTMENT IN OUR KIDS - Every stage and phase of life requires a unique kind of influence. When you serve with kids you have the opportunity to invest in the lives of a few and encourage an authentic faith. Don’t miss out on the chance to step into a kid's story! Sign up in the attendance pad this weekend to get more information about Ginghamsburg Family Ministry, or email [email protected].

PRIZES FOR OUR KIDDOS - We are working on filling up our buckets with new prizes for our kiddos. We are looking for several different options. Sign up in the attendance pad this weekend, circling the option you are able to donate. Items can be dropped off in the main office labeled as Children’s Ministry prizes. Thank you!