​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Sunnycrest United Methodist Church
Weekly Announcements  June 16, 2019

VBS 2019-To Mars and Beyond!
Vacation Bible School (VBS) is Friday, July 12 & Saturday, July 13. Preschool age 3 (potty trained)- Friday- 6:30-8:30 pm & Saturday - 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Kindergarten thru 5th grade- Friday- 6:30-8:30 pm & Saturday -9:30 am to 4:30 pm. TGIF middle school & high school- Friday- 6:30-8:30 pm & Saturday - 9:30 am to 4:30 pm.  A family barbeque will be held on Saturday following VBS festivities. All children age 3 (and potty trained) thru 12th grade are welcome!  Please register online by going to our website at under Kids and Youth on the Ministries Page. You can also pick up registration forms at the VBS table in the large fellowship hall. We need to order t-shirts soon and want to be sure every child has one. We still need VBS volunteers!  Volunteer sign-up is at the VBS table.
June & July Mission of the Month
Over 300 elementary children are given new shoes by our congregation each summer. Our goal is to donate $5000 to Samaritan’s Feet to ensure each child will start their school year with comfortable shoes. Please join Sunnycrest at Hayward on August 17th to wash feet & serve God’s children.
Serving Opportunity
A picnic at Sunnycrest Village on Sunday, June 23rd at 5:00 pm is being organized by one of our small groups. They are looking for helping hands, cookies, bars and monetary donations for salad, beans, and the fixings. The meat has been donated. Sign-up sheets are in the large fellowship hall. If you have any questions, please contact Cindy Kolar at 351-5154 or Cindy Srstka at 367-4590.
Servants are Needed in the Nursery
We are looking for servants to help in the nursery Sunday mornings during the 9:30 & 10:40 am worship services.  Please contact Sara Moret for more info at
This trip is for the adults or families (kids age 12+ going with a parent). Youth group will be going on their own trip at a different date. Prayerfully consider signing up.  It’s going to be a great experience for all!!
Leave Saturday June 29- return Wednesday July 3rd.
*Cost $0 (church funded)
*Lodging provided in their dorms (bring own bedding). 
*Meals- we cook, provide our own in the dorm, pack sack lunch if at a worksite, eat at their soup kitchen... will work this out as a group as time nears. One evening they will provide an Indian Taco meal for us.
*Generally work 8:30-3. Evenings will include some cultural learning or cross cultural activity. 
Some of the opportunities to serve are:
Warm Welcome soup kitchen
*sort food in the warehouse
*serve food and work in the kitchen
*sit and interact with guests
Clothing Boutique
* sort through clothing donations
* work in the boutique store. 
Construction Projects
* project will be determined by group size and skill set of group. 
* Could be building greenhouse
* Home repair/ painting
*Dorm repair/ painting
*Building project-to be determined. Could be paired with construction minded members of other groups.
Garden- tending, weeding, picking. Whatever is needed at the time.
Being the hands and feet of Jesus, letting Him lead us to grow in Faith and Love!!
Sign up is in the large fellowship hall. 
Contact Renee Wildes with questions 212-1329
Nightwatch Canteen
Nightwatch canteen needs help preparing and serving a meal on Sunday, June 30.  Youth & adults welcome to sign up for this ministry. Contact Ron Rensberger at 941-1795 or sign up in the large fellowship hall.
Congrats to Hayden and Amanda Erickson who were united in marriage at Sunnycrest on Saturday, June 15th

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Sunday, June 16 Father’s Day
7:30 AM Prayer Time
8:15 AM Traditional Worship
9:30 & 10:40 AM Contemporary Worship
12:00 PM Renew
2:00 PM New Hope
Monday, June 17
5:30 PM Hayward Elementary Meal
7:00 PM Scouts
Tuesday, June 18
6:30 AM Small Group Study
6:30 AM Men’s Group at HyVee
11:30 AM Brown Bag Stitchers
6:30 PM Women’s Small Group Study
7:00 Pm Pastoral Care Team
Wednesday, June 19
6:30 PM MOMents
6:30 PM Women’s Bible Study
Thursday, June 20
6:30 PM Worship Band Practice
Sunday,  June 23
7:30 AM Prayer Time
8:15 AM Traditional Worship
9:30 & 10:40 AM Contemporary Worship
12:00 PM Renew
2:00 PM New Hope Community Church
5:00 PM Sunnycrest Village Picnic served