VBS at Shawnee Community

To Mars and Beyond • June 6-9

Vacation Bible School for children preschool through fourth grade is June 6-9. Kids are invited to explore where God’s power can take them at To Mars and Beyond VBS!  They will enjoy an interactive, energizing, Bible-based good time through music, crafts, science, games and Bible stories. They will become Voyagers and discover how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives. This is a great opportunity to invite your kids friends or your grand kids to have a fun experience learning about God.

Register Here: http://ow.ly/y7AB50reIji

For our VBS mission this year, we will be collecting new or gently used books for all ages. Books will be given to Shawnee Community Services. Donations will be accepted beginning Sunday, May 5. A donation box will be set up near Connection Corner. Thank you for your support of this mission!

VBS Schedule

Thursday, June 6: 6-8:00 pm

Friday, June 76-8:00 pm

Saturday, June 89-11:00 am

SundayJune 9: 9-11:30 am. Kids will sing songs they learned in VBS during first service, attend their centers between services and participate in closing during second service.

VBS Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to make VBS successful and great fun for our kids and community! VBS is four sessions of great fun meeting kids, learning Bible Stories, singing new songs, making fun crafts, experiencing amazing science experiments and playing fun games! Contact Patt Ludwick, director of family ministry, if you would like to volunteer.

Join Us This Sunday!

Sunday, April 28 • Celebration Sunday

Join us Sunday as we celebrate members of our Shawnee Community family who have chosen to be baptized or are reconfirming baptisms at the beginning of the 10:30 am service. We will also continue The Jesus Story sermon series. It’s going to be a great day at Shawnee Community! See you at 9:00 or 10:30 am.

 

The Civil Rights in the Heart of America

Sunday, May 5 • 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us on Sunday, May 5 for guest speaker, Erik Stafford, who will present the Civil Rights Story in the Heart of America 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.

Cub Scout Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, May 4 • 7:30-10:30 am

Enjoy breakfast and support your local cub scouts on Saturday, May 4 from 7:30-10:30 am at Shawnee Community. Tickets are $6 each or $5 each if you buy 4 or more. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Cub Scout Pack 3751 is hosting the event.

Blood Drive at Shawnee Community

Tuesday, May 14 • 3-7:00 pm

Shawnee Community and the Community Blood Center are hosting a blood drive at Shawnee Community on Tuesday, May 14 from 3-7:00 pm.

Schedule Donation Appointment  

Why Give Blood?

Community Blood Center must collect almost 600 units of blood daily to meet the needs of area hospital patients.  As there is no substitute for blood, Community Blood Center relies on volunteer donors like you to supply the life-saving blood and blood components to hospitals in Kansas and Missouri.

Thank you for your support!

Vacation Bible School at Shawnee Community

To Mars and Beyond • June 6-9

Vacation Bible School for children preschool through fourth grade is June 6-9. Kids are invited to explore where God’s power can take them at To Mars and Beyond VBS!  They will enjoy an interactive, energizing, Bible-based good time through music, crafts, science, games and Bible stories. They will become Voyagers and discover how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives. This is a great opportunity to invite your kids friends or your grand kids to have a fun experience learning about God.

Register Here: http://ow.ly/y7AB50reIji

For our VBS mission this year, we will be collecting new or gently used books for all ages. Books will be given to Shawnee Community Services. Donations will be accepted beginning Sunday, May 5. A donation box will be set up near Connection Corner. Thank you for your support of this mission!

VBS Schedule

Thursday, June 6: 6-8:00 pm

Friday, June 76-8:00 pm

Saturday, June 89-11:00 am

SundayJune 9: 9-11:30 am. Kids will sing songs they learned in VBS during first service, attend their centers between services and participate in closing during second service.

VBS Volunteers

Volunteers are needed to make VBS successful and great fun for our kids and community! VBS is four sessions of great fun meeting kids, learning Bible Stories, singing new songs, making fun crafts, experiencing amazing science experiments and playing fun games! Contact Patt Ludwick, director of family ministry, if you would like to volunteer.

Join Us on Easter!

Sunday, April 21 • 9:00 & 10:30 am

Join us for a celebration of the resurrection on Easter Sunday! Great music and the sermon series, The Jesus Story. Children’s ministry during both services, 9:00 & 10:30 am. Don’t forget to invite a friend or neighbor to join you.

Disciples Women Meeting at Shawnee Community

Thursday, April 25 • 6:00 – 8:00 pm

All are invited to attend the Disciples Women of Greater Kansas City meeting at Shawnee Community on Thursday, April 25. Registration begins at 6:00 pm followed by dinner and the musical program presented by our worship band. Please RSVP to Sandy Allen by Monday, April 22. The cost for dinner is $6.00 and can be paid that evening. Even though the meeting is planned by the Disciples Women of Greater Kansas City, all are invited to attend.

Volunteers are needed to make this evening a success. Donations of cakes and brownies, borrowing of Crockpots, servers and greeters are needed. If you would like to volunteer, please sign up here. Thank you for your support!

Celebration Sunday

Sunday, April 28 • Celebration Sunday

On Sunday, April 28 we will be celebrating members of our Shawnee Community family who have chosen to be baptized. Baptisms will be at the beginning of the 10:30 am service.

Are you interested or want to learn more? Contact Johnny Lewis, pastor for vision and preaching.

Cub Scout Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, May 4 • 7:30-10:30 am

Enjoy breakfast and support your local cub scouts on Saturday, May 4 from 7:30-10:30 am at Shawnee Community. Tickets are $6 each or $5 each if you buy 4 or more. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Cub Scout Pack 3751 is hosting the event.