Posts from July 2021

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Sleep in Heavenly Peace – The Newest Update

by Pastor Mary Beth Hartenstein

VBS Mission Project – Sleep in Heavenly Peace – The Newest Update Our mission project for VBS was in partnership with the Catherine McAuley Center (https://cmc-cr.org) and Sleep in Heavenly Peace (https://www.shpbeds.org/chapter/ia-cedar-rapidsmarion). As of July 18, the congregation and VBS families had given $1970.00. A congregation member has generously pledged to match each dollar raised, […]

Congregation and VBS Supports Sleep in Heavenly Peace Mission Project

by Pastor Mary Beth Hartenstein

 VBS Mission Project – Sleep In Heavenly Peace – An Update Our mission project for VBS was in partnership with the Catherine McAuley Center (https://cmc-cr.org) and Sleep in Heavenly Peace (https://www.shpbeds.org/chapter/ia-cedar-rapidsmarion). As of July 18, the congregation had given $1098.00 while the VBS families provided an additional $353.60 for a total of $1451.60. A congregation […]

Vacation Bible School Was an Out-of-This-World Adventure

by Pastor Mary Beth Hartenstein

To Mars and Beyond: Explore Where God’s Power Can Take You Vacation Bible School Was An Out-of-This-World Adventure The rocket (made out of trash cans) was set in place, the backdrops were filled with stars and planets, the drama room had costumes and props ready for storytelling, and the science/discovery area was prepared for experiments […]

Vacation Bible School Mission Helping Make Sure No Child or Youth Is Without a Bed

by Pastor Mary Beth Hartenstein

VBS Mission Project – Sleep In Heavenly Peace Our mission project for VBS is in partnership with the Catherine McAuley Center (https://cmc-cr.org) and Sleep in Heavenly Peace (https://www.shpbeds.org/chapter/ia-cedar-rapidsmarion). The Catherine McAuley Center helps individuals and families through refugee resettlement here in the Cedar Rapids area, while Sleep in Heavenly Peace works to make beds for […]