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MLC Events for June 2019

June 2019-6

June 2019-6

NEIGHBOR TO NEIGHBOR
TOMORROW, 8:00 a.m. // Join us as we go into the community to serve  single mothers, the elderly and some of our ministry partners by taking care of lawn work, repairs and general service needs // It’s an incredible opportunity to show the love of Christ and experience meaningful fellowship at the same time // Additional details and registration is online // Please sign up online to serve

 

MEMORIAL DAY
Monday, May 27 // The building will be closed to celebrate Memorial Day!  Enjoy time with family and friends. We are grateful for those who have given their lives for our freedom.

 

METRO YOUNG ADULTS
Tuesday, May 28 & June 25, 7:00 p.m. // Have you ever hoped for a place where you can develop your faith as well as grow through the variety of seasons that God is calling you to? // Join us Metro Young Adults, every 4th Tuesday of the month // Our aim is that as we transition through the college years and then into our careers, family life, etc. that we are being discipled and learning to disciple others as we are sent out on our mission fields.

 

CHRISTIANITY EXPLORED
Saturdays through June 15, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. // Join us for Christianity Explored // This is a class that we can invite our friends to who don’t have a relationship with Jesus but are open to exploring what the bible claims // We will watch a short teaching and read together through the book of Mark examining the claims of Jesus // Please prayerful consider who you could invite and attend with // We are looking for desserts // Details and registration is online

  

HEARING & MINISTERING IN THE HOLY SPIRIT WORKSHOP
Monday, June 3, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. // Join Darin Slack as he continues with these important opportunities to grow in hearing, responding, and ministering in the Holy Spirit // For those interested in joining the Sunday Service Ministry team, this meeting is your next step // Join us in the chapel for faith-building ministry training with various equipping exercises in the gifts as we serve one another, the church, and His purpose in our lives // Bring your Bible, a friend, and your faith!

 

WOMEN’S GATHERING
Thursdays, June 6 & 20, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. // Join us at Metro for our next meeting // Contact Emily Jessee for more information

 

ALIVE SUMMER EVENTS JUNE EDITION
This Summer we have some really fun activities planned for our Alive ministry! For details for each event go to www.metrolife.org/uprising. Here are some important dates in June: 7thBreakfast Club, 8th Beach Day, 14th Universal City Walk Putt Putt, 21st Breakfast Club, and 22nd Dance-A-Thon Fundraiser. 

 

MEN’S BREAKFAST
Metro Men, we will be taking a break the months of June and July and start up again August 10. 

 

GROW CLASS – When Helping Hurts
Sundays through June 23 through July 28, 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. // Come explore with us how to live out the gospel in a way that alleviates poverty without hurting those we are trying to help // Sign-up online // Bring a friend, see you then.

 

LADIES HEALING PRAYER MEETING
Friday, June 14, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. // Bonnie Bonnette’s home // Whether physical, emotional, relational, spiritual, or mental healing all welcome // For more information contact Bonnie

 

GRADUATION RECOGNITION
Sunday, June 16 during the Sunday Celebration // If you are a graduate of high school, college or a vocational school, join us as we celebrate you // Sign up online

 

HOME TOWNE SUITES OUTREACH
Sunday, June 16, 3:30 p.m. // Every 3rd Sunday of the month a group of volunteers gather to serve a meal to the residence of Home Towne Suites in Casselberry // Please consider volunteering to serve food and have conversation with friends and strangers alike // Volunteers should meet at 3:30pm in the church parking lot to help load the church trailer and carpool over together // We hope to see you out there! // If you have any questions you can reach out to Shane.

  

VBS – In The Wild
June 17 through 21, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. // Join us at In the Wild™ for a week of amazing encounters with Jesus. Kids will begin each day at Panoramic Point. From there, kids will gather at the Watering Hole where they will be equipped to dig deep into God’s Word. Kids will learn that Jesus Christ is the Messiah, the Son of God, and by believing, we can have life in His name. Each day kids will make crafts, play fun games, enjoy tasty snacks, sing cool songs, and learn about missions. Registration for students entering 1st grade through entering 5th is open.  Cost is $10 per child.

 

BOLIVIA MISSION TRIP YARD SALE FUND RAISER
Saturday, June 22, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. @ Metro Life Church // We are having a yard sale to raise funds for our Bolivia Mission Trip!  Come out and sell your STUFF!  If you have items to sell, such as crafts, items from your home, garage, art work, etc. we would love for you to join us!  Here’s how it will work……

  • Arrive at 7:15 a.m. with items to sell, set-up (tables provided by church). Storage is not available at the church.
  • Manage your table.
  • Bring a cash bag with change.
  • There is not a registration fee but we ask that you commit 10% or more of your sales to the Bolivia Mission Fund.  
  • End of sale, please take your items with you. 

Sign-Up in the Lobby on Sunday or contact the Office @ 407-740-0561

  

REFUGEE CHURCH ALLIANCE SOCCER
Saturdays, June 29 through August 3, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. // This Summer the nations are coming to us // Please consider registering your children to play pick up soccer with refugee children from all around the world // We need coaches, snacks and adults to engage parents too // Registration and details are online

 

5TH SUNDAY WOMEN’S MINISTRY
Sunday, June 30, 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. // Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become restless and disturbed within me?  Hope in God and wait expectantly for Him, for I shall again praise Him for the help of His presence. Psalm 42:5 AMPL // Have you ever found yourself in a moment of despair? Where do you turn in times of despair, disappointment or discouragement? // Ladies, 14 and up, come join us on Sunday, June 30, 5:30-6pm for fellowship and 6:00-8:00 as we worship our Savior, delve into God’s word, pray and minister to one another as the Spirit leads. 

 

ALIVE UPRISING CAMP
July 31 through August 3 // If you are in Middle School or High School, you are not going to want to miss this! Alive will be at Lake Swan for 4 days and 3 nights of fun, memories and drawing near to Jesus. Hurry before registration closes! Go online at www.metrolife.org/uprising for all of Alive’s Summer details!

 

ALIVE FLAMINGO
It’s the return of the Flamingos! // This Summer Alive is raising money to help teens and leaders go to our Uprising Camp // Go online to www.metrolife.org/flamingo for all the details on how you can get in on the fun and flock someone’s yard…like a pastor’s yard

 

ART CLASS with Robert Watler
Wednesdays starting June 5 through June 26, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. // Faith Baptist Church, 500 N. Bumby Ave., Orlando // We are offering some wonderful art classes with Mr. Robert Watler // The artistic painting and drawing for each composition will be based on a visual still life presentation.

  1. (June 5) - Still Life Floral (water color)
  2. (June 12) - Still Life Fruit (pencils and pastels)
  3. (June 19) - Still Life Model Figure (acrylics)
  4. (June 26) - Combination of fruit, floral, and figure study with combination of medias

Cost:

  • $25/pp per class
  • $20/pp per class for 2 people
  • $15/pp per class for 3 people
  • $50/family per class (grandparents are welcome!)

RSVP:

Olivia Stemberger at (407) 488-7150. Deadline to register is Monday, June 3.

All ages are welcome! Children who are not able to work independently must be accompanied by an adult. Please click here for supplies and materials you will need to bring.

  

Events

 

PRAYER MEETINGS

 

PRE-SERVICE WORSHIP AND PRAYER
Sundays, 9:00 a.m.  // Join us for worship and prayer // Chapel // Touching heaven on our knees.

 

WEEKLY PRAYER MEETINGS
Join us in the Bride's Room at the Church // For more information or to request prayer, contact Bonnie Bonnette at givinggrace2all@gmail.com.

  • Monday, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

WOMEN’S MINISTRY

 

WOMEN’S GATHERING
1st, 3rd and 5thThursdays, 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. // Join us at Metro for our next meeting // Contact Emily Jessee for more information

 

WOMEN’S MINISTRY – 5th Sunday Women’s Ministry Mtgs
Remember to check out the Women’s Ministry blog (The Harvest Table) on our website. Mark your calendars now…5:30pm to 8:00pm

June 30
September 29

 

Serving Opportunities

 

CALLING ALL SERVANTS
As the ministries, function and events of the church increase we are finding the ever present need to increase our volunteer base. These opportunities are linked not only to member initiatives but also to community outreach. In order to serve these events well we need your help and participation.  Examples of needs are:

 

·       Usher

·       Audio/Visual

·       Chair Crew

·       Truth Quest

·       Event set-up/Breakdown

·       Hospitality

·       Coffee Bar

·       Infant Suite

 

We need you! Should you desire to serve in one of these ways please sign up at the front desk today indicating the area that you could be most effective and use your gifts.  "...from whom the whole body, joined and held together by every joint with which it is equipped, when each part is working properly, makes the body grow so that it builds itself up in love." Ephesians 4:16

 

Needs

 

MOMMY/BABY ROOM VOLUNTEERS
We are in need of volunteers to serve the mom’s during Sunday Service // This includes set-up and serving mom’s with their baby, one Sunday every other month // If you are interested, please contact Shawnie McGahey at 407-925-7201.

 

GIFT CARD SUNDAY
Please drop a gift card in the offering any Sunday to be given to those in need of groceries or clothing

 

General Information

 

INFORMATION UPDATE
Please let the Office know if your contact information has changed // Email addresses, mobile and home phone numbers, as well as current home addresses, new additions to the family, etc.

 

SMILE AMAZON
Support Metro every time you shop, at no cost to you // Amazon will donate a portion of sales to Metro // Shop at Smile.Amazon.com (http://smile.amazon.com/ch/59-2521307) // This is the same Amazon and prices that we are accustomed to.

 

TIJUANA FLATS PROMOTION
Take a Metro bulletin with you to Tijuana Flats in Casselberry every Sunday and receive 10% off your purchase

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