Welcome to the Ashland Church Weekly Newsletter!
2021 Family VBS Each night on July 11th, 14th, & 18th will feature kids worship and a Bible story led by our youth, followed by a special activity. Register here (suggested donation of $25).
Laurel Brook Gift Bags
We’re collecting donations so the Ashland Youth can make gift bags to bless the residents and staff at Laurel Brook. See below for items needed (due July 18th).
We’ve been saving and waiting for a long time, but work on the roof began this week!
Sunday, July 11th, 6:30pm – Family VBS Tie Dye Night
Wednesday, July 14th, 6:30pm – Family VBS Create Your Own Mosaic Night
(optional: join us for 6pm for Pizza)
Sunday, July 18th, 6:30pm – Family VBS S’Mores Night
Wednesday, July 21, 7pm – 8:30pm – Laurel Brook Gift Bags Service Project
Wednesday, August 4, 7pm – 8:30pm – Youth Outdoor Worship Night
Children’s Zoom Sunday School, 9:30 am – every week, contact Janine for the zoom id and password
Bring a Meal to the Buzards Bill and Linda could still use one or two meals per week, and have been greatly blessed by those they’ve received. You can click here to sign up for a date and to find more information.
Park Avenue Food Pantry Food donations can be dropped off at the church, and volunteers are needed on Thursday mornings to deliver the items to Park Avenue Church in Somerdale. Contact Janine for more information.
Laurel Brook Gift Bag Donations
Items are due Sunday, July 18th. Please consider donating:
- mints, snacks, & treats (individually wrapped)
- fresh baked cookies*
- nice lotions
- small gift bags
- small, inspirational decorations
- any other appropriate gifts for seniors!
(* divided into individual servings if possible, and will be due Wed July 21st, contact Janine)
Small Groups Small groups have a big impact on all involved. For information about joining or leading a group contact Barb Cesare.
Prayer Reach out to us here to let us know how we can be praying for you.
We Need You! Are you handy with technology? Can you set up chairs and breakdown tables? Are you eager to serve but not sure where or how? We have a place for you whether you can help once a month or every week! Fill out our Volunteer Sign-Up form to get in touch with a ministry leader.
Fellowship, 10am – Outside Fellowship and Coffee before the service
Worship Service, 10:30 am – There is seating inside and outside (weather permitting), plus other rooms equipped for overflow. You can also join via our live-stream at youtube.com/ashlandchurchNJ.
Childcare is available during the service; please let Janine Fleming know by Saturday morning if you plan to drop off your young one(s).
We need volunteers to help set up for the outdoor service on Sunday mornings, as well as for other worship service functions. If you can help, please let Peg Buckley or Barb Cesare know.
Click below if you would like to give online, either as a one time donation or a recurring tithe. You may also mail your offering to the church or bring it on Sunday morning.
Did you know? We are pleased to be supporting our own Dr. Greg Austen in planting a church in South Jersey! You can see Greg’s blog for more information and many thoughtful posts about life and faith at https://www.carpentertheologian.com.