June 4 announcements

This week all congregations in Eastern District & Franconia Conference are praying for Deep Run East Mennonite Church in Perkasie, PA.  The church asks for your prayers for their Summer Bible School, for their “Building on the Past, Envisioning the Future” process, and for the congregation as they seek to build relationships in their community.  To read more about Deep Run East, go to franconiaconference.org/category/congregational-profiles/.


You’re invited to an old fashioned Acapella hymn sing sponsored by Frederick Mennonite Church on Sunday, June 9 at 2:30 pm at Bertolets Meetinghouse, 526 Colonial Rd, Perkiomenville (across the road from Frederick Mennonite Church).  Singing will be from the 1969 Mennonite Hymnal and light refreshments will follow.  For additional information, contact Greg Law at 267-273-5020 or gregbetty9604@verizon.net.


Seven Souderton area churches are uniting in worship for the second annual Souderton Alive! Worship in the Park service at Souderton Community Park on Sunday, June 16. Pre-service music begins at 9:30 am and the service begins at 10:00.  The day will feature special music by the Mennonite Children’s Choir of Lancaster, and attendees are encouraged to bring their own chairs or blankets and a canned good for Keystone Opportunity Center’s Food Pantry. In case of inclement weather, worship will be held at Souderton Mennonite Church.


Souderton Mennonite Church is hosting “Roar! Life is wild; God is good,” a free vacation Bible school (VBS) event for children in pre-K through fifth grade, June 24-28 from 9:00 to 11:30 am. Kids will learn that God is good even when life gets wild by participating in a variety of fun Bible-learning activities, including safari-themed songs, crafts, games, interactive stories and more! To sign up, visit www.soudertonmennonite.org.


School is almost out – got plans for your kids for the summer? Check out all the exciting Summer Camp offerings at Dock!  Great new camps include Inventor’s Workshop, Design & Build This!, Once Upon an Adventure, and Fantasy Land.  Their co-ed sports camps include Rockin’ Rec, Sports Explorers, Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer and All-Sports.  Please visit dock.org/academics/2019-summer-camps for more details.