Welcome to Rev. Tabatha Johnson

While Johnny is on sabbatical we have the honor of having Rev. Tabatha Johnson as our acting pastor. She will be with us until Johnny returns on March 6. If you did not get a chance to meet her on last weekend on Sunday, she will be with us this Sunday at both services. Please make sure you introduce yourself.

If you have pastoral concerns, you may contact Tabatha or Nancy Wyle, care ministry coordinator. Either of them will be able to assist and they will be working together during this time.

Tabatha can be reached at tabatha@shawneecommunity.org or at 816-518-2551.

Youth Sunday

Sunday, January 27 • 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us for worship and support our student ministry as our students grades 6-12 lead our worship together. Two of our students will also be sharing their musical talents. Please come and support these amazing students.  It’s going to be a great day!

Super Bowl of Caring

Souper Bowl of Caring • Sunday, January 13-February 3

More than 60,000 residents of Johnson County are food insecure. Oftentimes, having to decide between paying for housing and other basic needs or purchasing nutritionally adequate food. Help us #tacklehunger during the Souper Bowl of Caring. Please bring donations of nonperishable food items or cash. The donation collection area is set up in the back of the worship space.

All donations will benefit Shawnee Community Services. Thank you for your generosity!

Meat- Up Sunday, January 27

Meat-Up at Blind Box BBQ • Sunday, January 27

Have you marked your calendar for the MEAT-UP? Invite a friend and join us on Sunday, January 27 at 6:00 pm at Blind Box BBQ in Shawnee. Whether you’re an omnivore or carnivore there will be something tasty for you.

Chili Lunch and Auction

Sunday, February 17 • 11:00 am

Join us on Sunday, February 17 for a chili lunch and auction.  We will have one service at 10:00 am with the chili lunch and live auction following the service. The live auction and donation lunch will benefit student ministry summer mission trips.

Donations of items for the live auction are needed. If you have an item to donate or have questions about the live auction, contact Tresa Vogel at tresalvogel@gmail.com.

If you would like to volunteer to make chili for the lunch, please contact Nancy Wyle at careministry@shawneecommunity.org.

Black History In The Heart of America

Sunday, February 10 | 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us on Sunday, February 10 for guest speaker, Erik Stafford, who will present the History of African Americans and the Experience in the Heartland during the 9:00 and 10:30 am services. Please join us for this opportunity to learn more about the history of our city.

Erik Stafford is a native of Kansas City. He is the sole proprietor of the Kansas City Tour Company and conducts tours of the historic sites in the Kansas City area and presents interactive, historic slide show presentations, that allow people to make the connections between the past, present and future through history. In May of 2017, Erik published Script From 12th to 18th Street a condensed, factual account of Jim Crow Segregation in the Heart of America. In August 2018, Erik was referenced in the New York Times article, On a Civil Rights Trail, Essential Sights and Indelible Detours written by Ron Stodghill discussing 18th and Vine’s contribution to the National Civil Rights Movement.

 

Midwest Center For Holocaust Education|Sunday, February 17

One Service Sunday | Sunday, February 17

Join us on Sunday, February 17 for one service at 10:00 am. We will welcome a speaker from the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education who will share his parent’s memories of the Holocaust as well as his own perspectives on growing up with Holocaust survivors. Please join us for this opportunity.

 

From The Pastor’s Heart Concludes on Sunday

Sunday, January 20 • 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us as we finish our sermon series, From The Pastor’s Heart. This is Johnny’s last Sunday before his sabbatical. Please join us as we wish him well over the next several weeks.

See you at 9:00 or 10:30 am. We will save a seat for you!

 

Chili Lunch and Auction

Sunday, February 17 • 11:00 am

Join us on Sunday, February 17 for a chili lunch and auction.  We will have one service at 10:00 am with the chili lunch and live auction following the service. The live auction and donation lunch will benefit student ministry summer mission trips.

Donations of items for the live auction are needed. If you have an item to donate or have questions about the live auction, contact Tresa Vogel at tresalvogel@gmail.com.

New Sermon Series Starts Sunday

Sunday, January 13 • 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us as we begin a new sermon series, From The Pastor’s Heart. Think of someone you could invite and send a text, an email or a Facebook message today.

See you at 9:00 or 10:30 am. We will save a seat for you!