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Midweek at First Evan  

FINAL Midweek at First Evan
Wednesday, April 26 (Resumes in September)
Dinner: 5:00–6:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
The cost is $6/adult, $3/child (up to 10), with a family maximum of $30. $7/take home meal. Menu: Smoked Chicken Quarter/Chicken Tenders, Macaroni & Cheese, Green Beans, Garden Salad, and Dinner Roll or Soup (Tomato Basil Bisque) and Salad Bar. Dessert: Ice Cream Sundaes.

     
Awana  

Awana Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, April 26
6:00 p.m., Sanctuary

Join us as we celebrate the Awana participants for their diligent Bible memorization this year. A cookie reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.

 

Upcoming Events

  • Caregivers (ministry to those caring for others), Monday, April 24, 7:00 p.m., Chapel
    Laura Pate from Alzheimer's Association will speak.

  • He Cares (ministry to the homebound), April 27, 9:30 a.m., Soltau Center

  • Men’s Retreat, April 28–30, Mammoth Spring, AR
    A weekend of Bible teaching, great food, fishing, canoeing, bonfires, and worship. Our speaker will be Stacy Tyson.

  • Baptism, Sunday, May 21 >>Register by Monday, May 1
    Application forms are at the information desks in the foyers or you may register here.

  • Student Ministries Dodgeball Tournament, Wednesday, May 3, 6:15 p.m., Gym
    The final Wednesday night meeting of the semester. All Impact and Crossroads students are encouraged to attend and invite friends.

  • Child Evangelism Fellowship Volunteer Banquet, Thursday, May 4, 6:30 p.m.
    You'll learn about Good News Clubs, 5-Day Clubs, Camp Good News, and how you can volunteer your time to share the gospel with children across the city. RSVP to Janie Walker by Monday, May 1.

  • Understanding & Engaging Muslims Seminar, Thursday, May 4, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
    World Relief Memphis, 3340 Poplar Ave., Deerfield Building - Suite 222, Memphis, TN 38111

  • National Day of Prayer, Thursday, May 4, 12:00–1:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
    Theme: "For Your Great Name's Sake! Hear Us ... Forgive Us ... Heal Us!” based on Daniel 9:19. "O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive. O Lord, hearken (pay attention) and do (act). Delay not, for Your own sake, O my God, because Your city and Your people are called by Your name.” First Evan will have a time of fasting and prayer for repentence and revival.

  • LLL Luncheon, Saturday, May 6, 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall
    “Let’s Make a Memory"—take a trip down memory lane with music by Westbrook Entertainment; come early and ready for the paparazzi! RSVP to Susanna Winter by Wednesday, May 3 at 487-2819.

  • Child Dedication, Sunday, May 14
    We are very excited that you are interested in dedicating the precious gift of a child to Him. Our hope at First Evan is that this special event in your lives will be memorable and the beginning of relationship with the church and your family. Register here by May 1.

  • Baptism, Sunday, May 21
    Application forms are at the information desks in the foyers or you may register here by Monday, May 8.

  • Spaghetti Lunch and Cake Auction, Sunday, May 21, 12:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
    Student Ministries will be sponsoring a lunch and auction to raise funds for the youth summer mission project. Tickets are $5/person or $25/family. Be on the lookout for Impact and Crossroads students selling tickets around church in the following weeks.

  • ConnecTEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language)
    Empower immigrants at home. Live and teach abroad. Connect with the world. Enroll in one of the following classes now, by clicking here or contact David Frazier for more information.

    • Full TEFL 120-hour Certification In-Class Course, August 2017

    • Full TEFL 120-hour Certification Online Self-Study Course, Anytime

    • 15-hour Basic ESL & Culture Course, June 3&10

  • Spring Fellowship Sunday, May 21

    • ONE Worship Service with Baptism, 10:00 a.m.

    • Semi-Annual Congregational Meeting, 11:15 a.m.
      On the agenda for the Congregational Meeting will be the election of elders, deacons and Mission Board members to begin serving in July. In addition, we will be voting on the 2017‒18 church budget.

    • Spaghetti Lunch & Cake Auction, 12:00 p.m.
      Tickets: $5 per person/$25 family.

  • Tennessee Tour with Franklin Graham, Sunday, May 21, Tiger Lane at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium and Fairgrounds
    Come for an exciting evening of live music from Jeremy Camp and a powerful message of home. Free admission.

  • Lifeline Screening, Friday, June 2, First Evan
    Register for a wellness package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount). All five screenings take 60–90 minutes to complete. Register to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, by calling 1-888-653-6441 or click here.

  • Vacation Bible School “Maker Fun Factory: Created by God, Built for a Purpose"
    Monday, June 12–Friday, June 16, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
    Register now to attend or volunteer
    Invite your friends and neighbors and join us for a fantastic week of fun, friends, and faith! We need 140 adults and teens to bring VBS to life, so grab a friend and sign up to serve (Nursery provided for volunteers’ children age 3 and under). 

  • Women's Ministry Summer Refreshments
    We will offer a variety of groups that meet at different times and places. A list of refreshments is available here. For more information, contact Sharon Mrok in the Women’s Ministry Office at 682-8452. Register here beginning May 1.

  • Discover First Evan, July 9&16, 10:00 a.m., E236 (John Calvin Room)
    A class for those interested in learning more about First Evan or desiring membership. If you are pursuing membership, it is important to attend both sessions during Sunday School hour. To register or for more information, contact Jacki Stieferman.


Ongoing Events


Mondays

  • Men's Prayer Breakfast, 6:30 a.m., Gathering Place (does not meet when the church is closed)

  • Pickleball, 7:30 a.m., Gym
    All are welcome, so come have some laughs and work up a sweat.

  • Student Ministries' Multi-National Ministries
    Resumes in September 2017, 4:45–7:15 p.m., meet in front of the Gym

    Just about every Monday night during the school year, we load up a van full of students and head to MNM for a night of tutoring and evangelism. For more information on the work of Multi-National Ministries, click here. Bring a couple of bucks for dinner!

  • Zumba, 5:30–6:30 p.m., Multi-purpose Room (Does not meet on Monday, April 17)
    An aerobic fitness program featuring movements inspired by various styles of Latin American dance and music. You don't even know you're exercising! $5/class.

  • Men's Bible Study, Resumes in September, 6:30–8:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall

Tuesdays
  • Play 735, 10:00 a.m.–noon, Gym
    Open gym available to kids through 5th grade for play and fellowship time. Balls and other equipment will be provided. Parents or caregivers must remain with children at all times. No child care provided.

  • Boy Scout Troop 276, 6:45–8:15 p.m., Impact and Crossroads Rooms
    We are a Christ-centered Boy Scout Troop helping boys grow into authentic Godly men. For more information contact Richard Marsh at 482-4429.

Wednesdays

Thursdays
  • Pickleball, 7:30 a.m., Gym
    All are welcome, so come have some laughs and work up a sweat.

Sundays
  • Worship Service Intercessors
    Jesus said, “My house shall be called a house of prayer…” Each Sunday there is someone in the Prayer Room praying for our pastors, worship leaders, and congregation during both Sunday morning worship services. Will you consider committing to pray as our church gathers? You only need to commit once or twice a year. Please contact Kate Patrick at 685-0171.

  • Crossroads (High School) Light Nights
    April 2&23, and May 7
    6:30–8:15 p.m., The Berry's House (4969 Flamingo Road)

  • Impact (Middle School) "SEC" (Sunday Evening Community)
    The 1st and 3rd Sundays of every month, 6:15–8:00 p.m.

    Guys: Darby Smith's house; Girls: Mae Sistrunk's house


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