Greenwood Newsletter May 15,2013
GREENWOOD CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Last Wednesday Night the Christian Church sponsored a hot dog roast with all the fixing...provided by those who attended.... at the Greenwood Park in honor of the Award Presentation for all the Awana's...They served the people from 5:30 until 6:30 and then the Awards and Recognition Ceremony started with Prayer and a Flag Presentation..Thanks went out to David and Melissa Schmucker who head the Awana's and if I remember correctly they have been doing this for 25 yrs...They then recognized the Leaders and Directors....Cubbies..Caitlin Schmucker,Deborah Schmucker and Tess Schmucker...they had 10 Cubbies....For the Sparks were Director Ginny Cole and Leaders Keera Cole ,Kassie McKnight and Naomi Schmucker...and this group has 20 little ones...Then came the TNT's with their Director being David Schmucker and Leader Nathan Buresh and they had 13 in their group....tallying 43 children....Pastor Eric called it chaos in the church on Wed night and Dave stated he would rather see organized chaos rather than boredom of an empty church and how true is this...And these 43 children learned 1,284 verses from the Bible ...Good going kyds...
GREENWOOD CHRISTIAN CHURCH OPEN DOOR DINNER
Dates of Service Sept5,2012 through May 1,2013
Total people served free meals documented: 1,469
Total weeks meals served:31 weeks
Total pounds of food from Food Bank of the Heartland: 2,908 pounds
Total purchase cost through Food Bank of the Heartland:$560.99
Put this date on your calendar for your kyds this summer....
I want to thank the Greenwood Christian Church and Marion for continuously emailing me info so I could keep you posted on all their activities....What a busy busy church...and I enjoyed reporting every article....
It is that time of the year Graduation and I was quite surprised to learn that there are ten graduates from the Greenwood Area and I thought it would be a good idea to introduce them to all of you...I passed out a letter asking them to summit some information about themselves along with a picture and so far only received three so I will start with them and if I receive anymore I will put them on next week...
I will start with Miss Ashley Meyer
William Edward Tucker is the son of Kelly and Steve Tucker and is new to Greenwood ...he has lived in Ashland for years but just moved to Greenwood last fall.....
Billy participated in Football and Wrestling in High School and a couple favorite memories of high school is Going Undefeated at Boys Town,5-0...Great day for wrestling and Kick off vs. Lincoln Lutheran....Got the hammer award, felt great...in football....
Billy's future plans...Mixed Martial Arts and Nursing School...fighting or just work at FedX....
Thank you for returning your picture and paper to me and hopefully we have a couple more next week..
CAMP CREEK THRESHERS
.Camp Creek Threshers
Swap Meet and Flea Market
Saturday, May 18
Gates open at sunrise
All you can eat pancake breakfast
Food avaiable all day
Showgrounds located at 17200 Bluff Road, Waverly
(Two miles from Waverly Intermediate School)
UPDATE ON RECYCLE TRAILER
There is a change to the recycling trailer calendar because Louisville will now have a full time trailer.
THOMAS ABRAHAM TOUR UPDATE:
Thomas Abraham will be traveling from India to the United States tomorrow and will be in New York City until May 1st. On May 1st he will begin a tour of locations from Ohio west to Colorado to share about the ICCM Ministry (www.indiaccmission.org). He will be bringing a flash drive and DVD containing one 14-minute video on ICCM ministries. He will also have a color brochure as a handout highlighting aspects of the Mission.
Here are the locations on the church tour schedule at this time (let me know if you'd like any additional detail on local contacts, church times, or travel connections):
May 1-5 - Licking Valley Church of Christ, Newark, OH
May 6-10 - Open (Invitation out to another church in Mt. Gilead)
May 11-12 - Pines Christian Church, Mount Gilead, OH
May 13 - Bus travel to Champaign, IL
May 13-19 - Onarga, IL (Milford Christian Church May 19)
May 20 - Travel to Whiting, IA (Whiting Christian Church)
May 21-23 - Scheduled meetings at Mondamin Church of Christ, Onawa Christian Church
May 24-26 - Primghar, IA (Primghar Church of Christ)
May 27-June 2 - Huron, SD (Huron Christian Church)
June 3 - Tilden Church of Christ hosting Ewing Church of Christ with invitations to Norfolk and O'Neill Christian Churches
June 4 - Pible Bible Camp (Youth Camp)
June 5 - Burwell Christian Church
June 6-7 - Open (Invitations pending for two area churches)
June 8-9 - Lillian Church of Christ
June 9 Evening - Lincoln, NE (Youth Group pending)
June 10-14 - Lincoln/Omaha area (Cross the Line Church; others pending)
June 15 - ICCM Trustee Meeting (possibly Greenwood Chr Ch, 10:30 AM) OPEN MEETING: ALL WELCOME TO ATTEND!!!
June 16 - Greenwood Christian Church
June 16 Eve-June 17 - Pibel Bible Camp (Camp of 5th-6th grade youth)
June 18 - Riverdale Church of Christ (perhaps other groups with invitations pending)
June 19-21 - Open (pending two eastern Colorado Churches)
June 22-23 - Holyoke First Christian Church, Holyoke, CO
June 24/25 - Travel to Lincoln, NE; Flight to Lexington, KY
June 26 - 28 - Lexington, KY (Ken Henderson Ministries)
June 29 - Flight Lexington, KY to NYC
July 2 - Flight Home to India
Thank you for all who have made this schedule possible. Some of the travel and a few of the host arrangements are pending, but will be worked out shortly. Again, please contact me or one of the ICCM Trustees if you have specific questions (contact information below).
Gary McLaughlin, Chairman
ICCM Trustees - USA