Weekly Bulletin

April 7th, 2024

Men's Ministry

Men's Hiking & Backpacking Trip

Attention all men, if you are interested in the backpacking/hiking trip May 17th - May 19th, contact Neil with any questions.

Women's Ministry

Backpacking Trip

Kaytlin Young will be leading a back packing trip June 7th-9th on the Allegheny Front Trail in Black Moshannon. A sign-up sheet is on the Women’s Ministry Bulletin Board. Contact Pam for more information or with any questions.

Ladies Tea

Ladies, join us for a tea on Saturday, May 4th at 10:00 am. You are encouraged to bring your daughter, your spiritual daughter or a special lady mentor and your favorite teacup. Please sign-up on the Women’s Ministry bulletin board by Sunday, April 21st.

Youth Ministry




Games/Bible Study/Worship Thursday, April
25th, from 6:30 pm –8:30 pm at LGMC. 7th grade please
bring a snack & 8th grade please bring a drink to share.
Bible Study/Worship/Games Sunday, April 21st
from 4:00 pm –6:00 pm at LGMC. Please bring a snack or
drink to share.
Board Game Night Wednesday, April 24th, 7:00 pm—9:00 pm. 11th grade please bring a snack & 12th grade please bring a drink to share.

Kid's Ministry

Vacation Bible School Help

Mega sports camp

VBS will be July 14th —17th with an underwater theme. There are many wonderful and simple props we can make ahead of time for this (Pinterest is full of ideas)! If you are interested in helping to make a few of these either at home or as part of a work group, please contact Kara for more information.
We are looking for volunteers to help decorate for VBS as well as clean-up after VBS. If you would like to help with decorate and tear down, contact Kara.
Mark your calendars for June 10th—June 14th for MSC. You can become involved in the following ways: coach, huddle coach, on site nurse, registration, set-up and clean-up. To become involved, contact Kara.

General Announcements

Monthly memorization bookmarks

“Engage24”-Equipping & Empowering
Parents of Teens

 Each month bookmarks will be available with the monthly verses we are encouraged to memorize. The bookmarks will be located in each lobby area on the tables with the
bulletins as you enter the sanctuary.
Locust Grove will be hosting an “Engage24”-Equipping and Empowering Parents to Raise Teens in a Contrary Culture video by Mark Gregston, Sunday, April 14th from 4:00 pm—9:00 pm with a light meal served. The live simulcast is April 13th. Contact Neil for more information or with any questions or visit https://parentingtodayteens.org/engage24/.

April & May Elective Class

Meals On Wheels

Kirk & Chelsea Cameron’s “engage”-Five practical lessons for raising your kids in a social media generation, will be led by Jeremy & Ashley Suydam during the 9:00 am Sunday School period in April & May. Note the time change from 10:30 am to 9:00 am. If you are interested in this class, please see the sign-up sheet outside Neil’s office.

BBQ Chicken fundraising meal

You are invited a Chicken Barbecue meal with sides and dessert fundraising meal on Saturday, April 20th, from 4:00 until 7:00 to assist Ron and Sheri Byler with expenses incurred with Ron's recent heart surgery. This fundraiser is sponsored by Potter’s Clay SS Class and the Belleville Fire Company. Eat-in and take-out will be available by donation.

Fellowship meal

You are invited to a fellowship meal Sunday, April 21st at 12 noon. Please bring a hot and cold dish to share. Place settings, coffee and water will be provided. Please bring your hot dish in a crockpot or already baked to be kept warm in our warmer. Please have any pies and cakes cut and ready to serve. To avoid confusion and lost serving utensils, please do not bring serving utensils. Thank you!
Locust Grove is scheduled to prepare and deliver meals for Meals on Wheels April 16th, 18th, 23rd & 25th. Contributing items listed below will help offset the cost of purchasing food for Locust Grove. To donate any of the following items, call Rita Yoder at 717-935-5244:
• Tuesday, April 16th: Potatoes; Fruit Salad & Cookies
• Thursday, April 18th: Rolls & Cakes (9x13)
• Tuesday, April 23rd: Pan Desserts (9x13)
• Thursday, April 25th: Jell-o Salads (9x13)

Hosts Needed

The Rosedale Chorale will be performing here Sunday, April 21st for both services. The choir
members are in need of lodging for Saturday night, April 20th. As a host you will be expected to pick up your guests Saturday evening at Locust Grove at 8:30 pm, provide breakfast for your guests Sunday morning and bring your guests to Locust Grove Sunday morning at 8:30 am. A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin boards in each lobby area.

Ignite Fundraiser

Ignite will be having a car wash/bake sale/barbecue chicken fundraiser Saturday, May 11th at LGMC parking lot. If you would like to donate baked goods, please see the sign-up sheet on the Youth Ministry bulletin board for a suggested list of items to donate.