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Moe's FundraiserMake a Difference Challenge
Moe's Southwest Grill (6300 Poplar Ave., Memphis, TN 38119)
TOMORROW, June 23, 5:00–7:00 p.m.

Join us at Moe's THIS Friday for an all-you-can-eat dinner ($10 cash only). Proceeds benefit our mission trip to take VBS to international kids in NYC.

 

Jesus Goes TempleSunday Worship, June 25
Morning Services:
Pastor Cole Huffman will conclude the series entitled "He Made the Stars Also: The Story of the Gospel in Seven Wonders." The title of the message this week is Jesus Goes Temple from John 2:13-25. Commissioning: Caleb and Kassie Sanborn, CRM, Ukraine
Evening Service, 6:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall: Pastor Seth Stevens begins a new exegetical study entitled "Habakkuk: Prayer, Faith, and Joy in Dark Times."

 

Missions LunchMissions Lunch
Sunday, June 25, 12:15 p.m. (serving begins at 11:30 a.m.), Fellowship Hall

Hear about the ministry plans of Caleb and Kassie Sanborn (Ukraine) and Pradip and Judith.

 

Silent Art AuctionSilent Art Auction
Taking Art Donations Now!
Sunday, June 25–Sunday, July 16

8:45 a.m., Fellowship Hall
Come bid on art created by First Evan artists and support the Queens, NY mission trip at the same time. Anyone is welcome to donate art for the auction. Proceeds will help take VBS to the international community in New York City. You can also give online. Be sure to indicate “NYC Missions Trip” when you give.

 

Mighty MommasMighty Mommas Circuit Class
Mondays and Thursdays, Now–July 31, 9:45–10:45 a.m., Multi-purpose Room
; $10/class OR Unlimited (12 total sessions): $80 and save $40! Instructor: Stephanie Chester. Get fit in this beginner-friendly circuit class, focusing on cardio, strength, total body fitness, and fat loss. Young mothers striving to rediscover their strength and confidence will find a community of friends having fun while focusing on their overall fitness. No heavy lifting. Register here or drop in.

 

Young LivesYoung LivesDonations Needed!
Sunday, July 2 –Sunday, July 9
8:30–10:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall
Young Lives (a ministry of Young Life Memphis) exists to bring the gospel and practical support to high school mothers as they raise their child. They are taking 12 mothers and children to summer camp in July and need diapers, wipes, and baby formula. To hear more about their ministry and volunteer opportunities, contact Andrew Beach.

 

Discover First EvanDiscover First Evan, Sundays, July 9 & 16, 10:00–11:00 a.m., Room E236 (Executive Conference Room), Register by Sunday, July 2
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 or click here.

 

Krazy Summer NightsKrazy Summer Nights: Redbirds Game
Wednesday, June 28, 6:00 p.m., Meet in Gym Lobby

Crossroads and Impact will be going out to the ballgame. The cost is $10/student. Sign up online at www.firstevan.org/crossroads or www.firstevan.org/impact.



Upcoming Events

  • Caregivers (Ministry to those caring for others), Monday, June 26, 7:00 p.m., Chapel
    Speaker: Blake Dorsett. Topic: Legal and financial planning for families dealing with Alzheimer's. Please contact Jerry Johnston at 674-1525.

  • Impact Movie Night, Monday, June 26, 7:00 p.m., Impact Room
    All middle school students are invited to join us for movie night. Popcorn and sodas provided. Feel free to invite a friend.

  • Impact Bible Study, Tuesday, June 27, 1:00 p.m., Impact Room
    Come hang out with us for an hour of games and fun, followed by an hour of Bible Study and growth. Chick-fil-a lunch is provided. Remember to bring your Bible!

  • He Cares (Ministry for the homebound), Thursday, June 29, 9:30 a.m., Soltau Center
    Please contact Rhonda Finfrock at 683-0757.

  • Girls’ Getaway—Register TODAY here. Only a few rooms available!
    September 29–October 1, Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa, Florence, AL; Speaker: Carol Kent, author of When I Lay My Isaac Down; Theme: "Unquenchable." Join us for a weekend of relaxation, fellowship, and refreshment.

  • Women's Ministry Summer Refreshments, Register here now
    This summer we will offer a variety of groups that meet at different times and places. For a list of refreshments, click here.

  • Fall Soccer and Flag Football, Register Now–August 6
    Cost: $65; Ages: 5–12 (Players participate in a division based on their age on June 1, 2017)
    Children compete in a relaxed environment perfect for the new kid on the block and challenging enough for the regular player. This is a great introduction to sports that will help develop motor skills and strength that will serve them later on in life!

  • "This Is My Country" LLL Luncheon, Saturday, July 8, 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall
    Honor given to those who have served our country. A real red, white, and blue day you will not want to miss! Centered around our veterans will be stories, pictures, and color guard. Menu: Fried/grilled chicken and apple pie. RSVP to Susanna Winter 487-2819 by Wednesday, July 5.

  • Men's Fish Fry, Tuesday, July 18, 6:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
    Guest Speaker: Bill Kish. This is a great event for fish, food, and fellowship. Hear stories of missions and military service and how God radically changed a man's life. Click here for Bill Kish's testimony. For tickets contact Larry Peebles, 277-5562 or Men's Ministry. Cost: $7/person or $50/table.

  • Girls' Basketball Camp, July 19–21, 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Gym (Rising 5th–8th grade girls)
    The camp will be run by the new ECS Varsity Girls' Basketball Coach, Lisa Taber, and the new JV Girls' Basketball Coach, Jen Milewski. During camp we will focus on the fundamentals of dribbling, passing, lay-ups and shooting through station work. We will have fun contests including Mikan Master, Dribble Queen, Hot Shot, and Knockout Champion. Each day we will have 3 on 3 and 4 on 4 competitions, too! Contact Coach Lisa Taber with questions. Register here.

  • 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


Ongoing Events


Mondays

  • Walking for the Ages Walking Class, 7:15 a.m., Meet in Gym Lobby
    Join us for a high-intensity walking class for seasoned athletes, novice exercisers, young, and old, that incorporates dynamic movements as you walk.

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

  • Mighty Mommas Circuit Class, 9:45–10:45 a.m., Multi-purpose Room
    Get fit in this beginner-friendly circuit class, focusing on cardio, strength, total body fitness, and fat loss. Young mothers striving to rediscover their strength and confidence will find a community of friends having fun while focusing on their overall fitness. No heavy lifting. Register here or drop-in.

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

  • 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
  • Walking for the Ages Walking Class, 7:15 a.m., Meet in Gym Lobby
    Join us for a high-intensity walking class for seasoned athletes, novice exercisers, young, and old, that incorporates dynamic movements as you walk.

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

  • Worship Choir, Dinners: 5:00–6:15 p.m., Chapel; Rehearsals: 6:15–8:00 p.m., Sanctuary
    If you like to sing, please help the Worship Choir lead the Classic Service. Let us know if you'll be joining us. For more information, call the Worship Office at 682-8452 or email April Fichthorn.

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

  • Mighty Mommas Circuit Class, 9:45–10:45 a.m., Multi-purpose Room
    Get fit in this beginner-friendly circuit class, focusing on cardio, strength, total body fitness, and fat loss. Young mothers striving to rediscover their strength and confidence will find a community of friends having fun while focusing on their overall fitness. No heavy lifting. Register here or drop-in.

FRIDAYS
  • Walking for the Ages Walking Class, 7:15 a.m., Meet in Gym Lobby
    Join us for a high-intensity walking class for seasoned athletes, novice exercisers, young, and old, that incorporates dynamic movements as you walk.

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.


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