PHONE:  (540) 949-8945
170 Hall School Road ♦ Waynesboro, VA 22980
Springdale Mennonite Church
Come Worship with Us and Know the Love of Christ!
 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Join Beldor Mennonite Church for an evening of bluegrass gospel music, Sunday, July 7, at 6 PM. Boyd Burkholder will anchor the evening with open-mic for all interested in a jam together. Bring a song or your instrument. A snack will follow.

 

VMMissions Thailand workers Steve and Bethany Horst and family, and their Ministry Support Team, invite you to an ice cream social at Harrisonburg Mennonite Church’s pavilion (inside if raining) on Sunday, July 28, 2019 from 6 – 7:30 p.m.  Drop by to visit with the Horsts during their brief July trip to Virginia for a family wedding – they would love to see everyone!

 

Mennonite Women of Virginia invites your congregation to make and give a comforter for the MDS houses that are being built by Virginia Mennonite Conference for the flood victims in West Virginia.  These comforters can be twin or double size.  Contact Gloria Lehman, 540/421-2122 with any questions.

 

Mark your calendars for Virginia Mennonite Conference Assembly, July 18-20, in Harrisonburg. The theme is "Cultivating Good Soil." Worship services will be at Lindale Mennonite Church; delegate sessions will be at Eastern Mennonite School. There will be a Mennonite Disaster Service house-building project onsite (including dedication), and VMMissions will have their Centennial Celebration. More information and registration is available at virginiaconference.org/assembly-2019

 

Register for a special educational workshop provided by Everence, Generosity and Generational Giving, on July 19 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner will be provided. Generosity is a spiritual discipline. In this workshop we will explore the five expressions of generosity and generational differences in giving. We will apply these concepts to your congregational context and explore ways that you might cultivate cultures of generosity. If you are currently an active pastor in a congregation, pastor’s spouse or delegate and would like to attend this workshop, you must register for this event, but there will not be a charge. If you are not a pastor, pastor’s spouse or delegate but would like to participate in this event, you are welcome to attend and register for the event, paying $15 to cover your meal. Register at virginiaconference.org/assembly-2019

 

Mennonite Women of Virginia Prayer Breakfast is Saturday, July 20, 6:45-8:15 a.m., at The Commons at Eastern Mennonite School. The breakfast is catered by A Bowl of Good. Multiple Tobin sisters will be joining us and sharing in word and song around the theme of "Blessed to be a Blessing.” Hosanna, Bethany, Melody and Jessa are presently serving or preparing for assignment with VMMissions. Here is an opportunity to hear how God has given each of these sisters a unique call to live into this core operating principle of God’s family. There will be prayer together for ministries near and far, and an offering received for MWV ministries.  Please register by July 15. Pay $10 at the door for breakfast with cash, credit card or check, made payable to MWV. To register for the Prayer Breakfast, call or email Gloria Lehman: 540/421-2122- glorialehman67@gmail.com; letting her know of any dietary restrictions.  

 

Mujeres Menonitas de Virginia Desayuno de Oración. Sábado 20 de julio 2019 a las 6:45-8:15 AM. The Commons, Eastern Mennonite School. Desayuno será proveído por A Bowl of Good. Varias "Hermanas Tobin" nos estarán acompañando y compartiendo la palabra y alabanza sobre el tema "Bendecidas para bendecir a otros/Bendecidas para ser una bendición." Hosanna, Bethany, Melody, and Jessa actualmente sirven o están preparandose para ser asignada con VMMissions. Aquí tenemos una oportunidad de escuchar como Dios les ha dado a cada una de estas hermanas un llamado único para vivir en este principio operador central de la familia de Dios.  Oraremos unidas por los ministerios cercanos y lejanos. La ofrenda recibida será para ministerios de MWV. Venga y acompáñenos para un tiempo de hermandad. Por favor regístrese antes del 15 de julio. Cuéntenos de cualquier restricción dietética. Pague $ 10 en la puerta del desayuno con efectivo, tarjeta de crédito o cheque a nombre de MWV. Contacta Tomasa Castaneda, 540/560-9736; ltc525@hotmail.com

 

Bike Shenandoah 2019 is now open for registration. Come join us for a family friendly bike ride through the beautiful Shenandoah Valley on Saturday, September 14th. Choose your route of either 62, 30, 15 or 5 miles to enjoy the vibrant fall colors and ride at your own pace in the company of other cycle enthusiasts, while raising funds for our local and global neighbors. All proceeds will benefit organizations like Roberta Webb Child Care Center, NewBridges Immigrant Resource Center and VMMissions. Pre-ride day registration is only $50, $25 for students or 5-mile riders. For more information and to register visit bikeshenandoah.org/

 

Eastern Mennonite School welcomes applications for a new Leadership Scholarship for students grades 9-12. Recipients will receive up to 50% off of the regular high school tuition rate. Applicants must be new students who have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, and who wish to develop their leadership skills through contributions to the school. An interview and essay are required. Contact Marsha Thomas at 540-236-6021 or go to emhs.net/admissions/leadership-scholarship.cfm

 

Check out the new Mennonite Women of Virginia blog at https://mwva.home.blog! It's a place for women to share their stories and connect with one another across the conference. If you have interest in writing for the blog as a regular contributor or even as a guest on occasion email us at mwvablog@gmail.com

 

Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

 

Roberta Webb Child Care Center, 400 Kelley St. Harrisonburg VA, has a full time opening for Executive Director beginning Aug. 1. 2019.  Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood Education and Administrative experience desired.  Please send resume to robertawebbcc@gmail.com.  For inquiries, call the Center at 540-434-8699.

VMMissions has one or two office spaces for rent. One is 213 sq. ft. and the other is 133 sq. ft. If you are interested, please contact Dianna Lehman at dianna.lehman@vmmissions.org.

 

 

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