June/July Calendar
All Sundays:  9:30, Bible Study. 11:00, Worship
ALL MONDAYS:  10:00-12:00 Ecumenical Prayer Shawl

Thursday, June 22, 5:00;  Old Testament Bible Study
Sunday, June 25.  The Gifts of Women Sunday, Guest speaker: Stephanie Hankins
Tuesday, June 27.  1:00 PM.  Transitional Team meeting with Rev. Will Heyward, First Responder from the Committee on Ministry.
Thursday, June 27, 5:00 PM, Old Testament Bible Study, Dr. Frazier
Sunday, July 2, Communion in worship
Monday, July 10; Building and Grounds Committee
Monday, July 17; Stated Session Meeting.
Tuesday, July 18; Sunset Walk at home of Gay and Tom Gentry, 6:30
Sunday, July 30; Church Picnic, Independence, VA at Pruitt River place.  Directions to follow.

Community Calendar

ADULT DENTAL CLINIC:  Mission of Mercy, Partnering with Cornerstone Church, 1276 Grandview Drive, Sparta, and Alleghany Cares.  August 4th and 5th.  First Come, First Serve.  Cleanings, Fillings, or Extractions.  Some partials available on Friday only. 336-372-5959; e-mail:  Alleghcares@skybest.com
Mountain Valley Hospice’s Kids Path presents 2017 Brighter Days Children’s Camp, Thursday, June 29, 9 am to 4 pm.  Sparta Lions Club Pavilion, 490 Trojan Avenue, Sparta, NC.  Registration deadline, June 23.  No cost to attend.  Brighter days is a free camp experience for children, rising kindergarten through 12th grade, who have suffered a loss.  Campers learn that they are not alone in their feelings of sadness and anxiety about the ways their lives have changed.  Campers also learn that mourning the loss of a loved one is not a process of forgetting, but a way of remembering with less pain.  It is a day of activities including swimming, and fun in the sun.  Lunch and snacks are provided.

SPARTA KIDS TRIATHALON, August 19.  7:30 am to 11:30 am.   Need volunteers.  Go to SpartaKidsTriathalonMail@punchbowl.com to sign up!

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June Calendar

All Sundays:  9:30, Bible Study. 11:00, Worship

ALL MONDAYS:  10:00-12:00 Ecumenical Prayer Shawl

 

Thursday, June 8, 5:00-6:00 PM, Old Testament Bible Study, Dr. Frazier

Monday, June 12, 4:00 PM, Christian Education Committee

Monday, June 12, 5:30 PM, Building and Grounds Committee

Thursday, June 15, 5:00 PM, Old Testament Bible Study, Dr. Frazier.

Sunday, June 18, Alleghany Lives Sunday. 

Sunday, June 18, 5:00 PM.  Music on the Lawn—Sizzling Music and Sizzling    Hot Dogs—featuring musical groups and hymn sing.

Tuesday, June 20, 6:30.  Sunset Walk, Home of Bruce and Lynda Benton—healthy snacks. 

Sunday, June 25.  The Gifts of Women Sunday, Guest speaker: Stephanie Hankins

Thursday, June 22, 5:00 PM, Old Testament Bible Study, Dr. Frazier

June 25:  FELLOWSHIP SUNDAY.  Please bring your favorite salad for lunch on the 25th.  Any kind of salad will do!  Desserts for the day are being provided by the Outreach Committee as a fund raiser for Cancer Research. 

        

Community Calendar

 

Saturday, June 10:  Tour de Mountain Road Race, Volunteers needed at mile-marker 72.  Contact Kathy Connolly or Norma Whitfield.

Mountain Valley Hospice’s Kids Path presents 2017 Brighter Days Children’s Camp, Thursday, June 29, 9 am to 4 pm.  Sparta Lions Club Pavilion, 490 Trojan Avenue, Sparta, NC.  Registration deadline, June 23.  No cost to attend.  Brighter days is a free camp experience for children, rising kindergarten through 12th grade, who have suffered a loss.  Campers learn that they are not alone in their feelings of sadness and anxiety about the ways their lives have changed.  Campers also learn that mourning the loss of a loved one is not a process of forgetting, but a way of remembering with less pain.  It is a day of activities including swimming, and fun in the sun.  Lunch and snacks are provided.