Vacation Bible School coming July 15-17 in the evening!  Details to follow, but please let us know if you can help.

Shoal Creek Camp and Camp Tanako are offering several camping adventures this summer for kids kindgergarten-high school.  Please see the bulletin board for details.

Special offerings will be received the first Sundays of June, July and August in lieu of bringing food for backpacks. These funds will be used for the summer feeding program.

Memorial Day Remembrance.  Thank you to all who helped with our Memorial Day remembrance last week, especially, John Stroud, Ed Neumann and Debbie Rudder.  Also thank you to all who contributed to the grave markers that were placed on the gravesites of the United Methodist pastors connected with the church.

Summer Back Pack Program begins next week with the first pick-up being on Tuesday, June 4, 10-11:30 a.m., and each Tuesday morning until school starts. Other opportunities to serve are Monday mornings to pick up food and deliver to church and Monday at 5:30 to pack food. We also need plastic grocery bags.  Sign up to work on the church’s website www.atkinsfumc.org.  Thanks for your support of this important outreach! 

Bible studies ongoing! Adult and Children’s Sunday School meets at 9:45. Or join us Wednesdays at 6 pm for Bible study and food. Potluck themes for June: 6/6-Country Cooking, 6/13-Fresh From the Garden, 6/20-Around the World (food from another country), 6/27-Something Cool.

 Calendar

Youth each Sunday at 5 pm at Atkins

6/17   Father’s Day

6/19   United Methodist Women at 6 pm

5 step plan for spiritual growth:  Attend worship every week, read your Bible and pray daily, commit to serve God every week, commit to a small group that meets regularly, commit to tithing and a lifestyle of generosity.