Upcoming Current Events
 


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YOUTH CATALYST SESSION

If you are a youth grades 6-12th you will want to mark your calendars for these upcoming youth group gatherings!

We will meet in the UTX Youth Zone Sunday evenings from 6-7:30 pm

Sunday, July 8
Sunday, July 15

If you have any questions about this event please contact our Director of Family Ministries, Jenny Babb at jenny.babb@eurekaumc.org.

Golden opportunity!!

Want to walk where Jesus walked? Want to see historical places of the Bible? Now is the time. EUMC is joining the Conference of United Methodist on a tour of Israel with an optional extension to Jordan. Join Pastor Tim and Sue Engsberg on this marvelous Holy Land Tour.

This trip is filling up quickly! If you are interested in securing your spot or if you have any questions, please contact Sue Engsberg at sue.engsberg@gmail.com or 314/707-8733.


 
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Mission Dinner - July 16th

We invite the families we minister to through the Eureka Food Pantry and others in our community to enjoy a wonderful meal, offered at no charge, on the third Monday of each month.  Please come join us for fellowship and a great dinner.  (No registration required.)

This is also a wonderful opportunity for you and your family to serve in the mission field right here in our community.  Please Click Here for more information on how you can serve.

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WOW - ANNUAL Backpack Drive!

Did you know that children are often anxious, bullied or made fun of when they don’t have a backpack or school supplies?  You can help prevent that from happening by participating in the annual backpack drive organized by EUMC WOW (women of worship) to benefit children who utilize the Eureka Food Pantry and children serviced by the St. Louis Crisis Nursery. 

GREAT NEWS:  backpacks provided!  So just fill them up with school supplies!

Get more information HERE!


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Ice Cream with the Pastor-
Sunday, July 8th at 11 am
Sunday, Aug. 5th at 11am
Sunday, Sept. 16th at 11am

Are you new to Eureka UMC? Do you have questions about the church? Are you looking for ways to connect, grow, and serve in this amazing church? If so, please register to attend the Ice Cream With The Pastor for an informal conversation about these things. Pastor Tim is looking forward to meeting you and answering your questions.

Register for Ice Cream With The Pastor

Summer Connect Classes

July 15 from 11 am-noon
July 29 from 11 am-noon
August 26 from 11 am-noon
September 9 from 11 am-noon

 



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Eagle Lake Camp Donations Needed!

Please help us reach our goal of 1500 meals in 5 days for Eagle Lake Camp! You will find this sign along with the "grab & go" cards located near the JAM welcome desk in the commons area.  Take one (or more) cards and bring the donations back anytime between now and July 14th.  Donations can be left in coolers provided or given directly to Jenny Babb! 

Thank you so much for your support!  We couldn't do this without you!!

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Eagle Lakes Camp
Registration is OPEN!!

Eagle Lake Camps is five full days of contagious fun on July 23–27, 2018 from 9am-4pm!  We’re bringing life-on-life ministry through counselor relationships in the midst of an exciting camp experience. Inflatables, rock climbing, gaga ball and other high-energy activities are only the beginning. Our enthusiastic staff meets each child where they’re at and cares for the individual needs of each child. Mark your calendar now for this unforgettable week!

Register by February 28th to receive the $25 Early Registration Discount!   CLICK HERE to register!

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We will be running a Mini-Camp on July 23-27, from 9 am to 1 pm for campers ages 3-5.  CLICK HERE to register for the Mini Camp!

 

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Just an update to let you know that we are not planning any mission work for the month of July.  We currently have no families waiting for help, like urgently needing a new place to live or or emergency rebuilding. 

The work will be transitioning to work more in line with helping people remain in their homes and general repairs (e.g. our last mission in June involved helping people obtain occupancy permits for their mobile homes by repairing roofs and replacing windows). If you know someone in the community struggling and needing help let us know.

In August we may help Eureka Disaster Recovery again depending on what they have planned.

Most likely we will do a mission right in the Eureka United Methodist Church's fellowship hall. The fellowship hall is used as a resource space for many groups in the community (e.g. boy scouts, adult exercise, square dancing, the Eureka football team boosters, Mother's day out, our monthly mission dinners etc etc) and it needs holes repaired in the walls, a fresh coat of paint, ceiling tiles replaced, the bathrooms updated and the floor stripped and a fresh coat of wax applied. We have tentatively planned Aug 11-12 and/or Aug 18-19.

If interested please contact our Local Mission Team Leader, Larry Baner, on his cell phone at (314) 753-9729.