1301 North Boonville Avenue, Springfield MO 65802 Services: Sunday 10:30a & 6:00p | Wednesday 6:30p

Weekly News – July 3

Sunday, July 3 | 10:00a | Sanctuary

Come and Celebrate America with us on Sunday, July 3. This annual patriotic service will be filled with music and a salute to our veterans that will make you proud to be an American. Veterans are encouraged to wear their uniforms and service memorabilia. Retired Chaplain (Col.) Scott McChrystal, military representative for Assemblies of God Chaplaincy Ministries, will be our guest speaker. Steve Grant, news anchor for our local NBC affiliate, KY3, will do a reading. This service is open to everyone. Invite your friends and neighbors! Please note that our evening service/activities will not meet.

Celebrate Our Troops | July 3 | 10:00a | Connect Counter

As we celebrate freedoms we enjoy in America, let’s celebrate our troops. Visit the Connect Counter for a thank you card, write a note, and drop it in the designated basket on Sundays, July 3 or 10. Our military support groups will help send our thanks to those who are defending our freedoms today.

International Ministries | Host Family & Graduation Celebration

We’ll celebrate our summer graduations on Sunday, July 31, in the Fusion auditorium from 12 noon to 2:00p. If you’re a graduate and plan to join us, please e-mail us. Our International Ministry Picnic will be Saturday, July 9, at the park in front of Dickerson Park Zoo. Please RSVP via e-mail. Also, mark your calendars. Our international prayer service will resume Wednesday, August 10.

Wednesday Night Bible Study | July 6 | 6:30p | MPH

Would you like to get involved in ministry, but aren’t sure which one best fits you? Join us this Wednesday night as Dr. Jon Spence begins his teaching on how to identify and use the strengths God has given us. Come early for fellowship over a cup of coffee. Then in August Marc Turnage will present a 4-week Holy Land series called Windows Into the Bible. Don’t miss this summer’s powerful Wednesday nights!

Camp Meeting ’16 | July 7-8 | MPH

Everyone is invited to join us for our 2016 Camp Meeting, sponsored by Legacy Senior Adult Ministries. It will be a wonderful time of teaching, preaching, worship, singing, food and fellowship. Featured guests will be Paul & Ann Martin (speakers), Janet Paschal (vocalist), and Kay Paschal Loftis (worship leader). Pastors Jeff Peterson and Don Tucker are also on the program. Registration is free and meals are included; however, you must have a registration voucher. You may pick one up at the Legacy Counter through Sunday, July 3. Wednesday, July 6, is he last day to register; you may call the church office.

Oil Change Ministry | July 9 | 9:00a | Fusion Center

Please note our Food Pantry will not be open on Saturday, July 9, but our Oil Change Ministry will be in action. This ministry serves single moms, widows, and wives of deployed military personnel. New volunteers, especially men to help with oil changes, are needed and welcome. Contact us if you can help.

Teen Bible Quiz Meeting | July 10 | 9:15a | Fusion Center

Parents and any potential Bible quizzers for Teen, Middle School, or Experience League are invited to join us for an information meeting on Sunday, July 10. If you are interested but unable to attend, please contact us.

Water Baptism Class | July 17 | 5:00p | Choir Room

If you’d like to follow Jesus’ example and be baptized in water, please plan to attend this required water baptism class. Adults will meet at 5:00; kids will meet at 5:30. The baptismal service is scheduled for Sunday, July 24. You may e-mail us to sign up.

MEGA Sports Camp | Register by July 10

MEGA Sports Camp will be July 25-29 from 8:00-11:30a each day. This is a great summer camp for K-5th grade kids and an excellent opportunity for them to invite their friends. Details and registration forms are available at the kids’ registration desk. Forms, plus a $15 fee, are due by July 10. Join us for a MEGA good time!

Fusion Six Flags Trip | July 21 | 6:30a-9:00p | St. Louis

Students, join us for a day of Six Flags fun! The cost is $65, including park ticket, transportation, breakfast, and lunch. Arrive at the Fusion Center by 6:30a. We should return by 9:00p. Parents, if you can help us out as a leader, you cost will be on $35. Please e-mail us if you plan to join us.

MEGA Sports Camp Volunteers | July 25-29 | 8:00-11:30p | Fusion Center

To make MEGA Sports Camp a MEGA success, we need lots of volunteers! If you are willing to coach or be a helper, we need volunteers in the following areas: baseball, basketball, flag football, soccer, cooking, chess, and Pre-K. If you’d like to sign up or ask a question, please contact us.

Summer ESL Classes | 6:30p | Room 123

Our free Summer ESL Class will meet through July 13. This is a great opportunity to practice conversational English. Invite your international friends to join us Wednesdays at 6:30p in Room 123. Questions? Contact us.