COMMUNITY Annual Vision Meeting - August 20th *Change*
After reviewing Acts 11 in preparation for this Sunday's sermon, Pastor Curt has been led to share the vision for the next year as a part of the sermon for Sunday. Following the service (10 minutes), there will be a time set aside for questions for about 20-30 minutes. No lunch this time, but we will be finished around lunchtime. Thank you to those who already sent an RSVP. We will see you then!
WednesdayNights @ Renovation - Begins August 23rd Youth: (Youth kickoff is Sept 6th. But there are many activities these next few months. Email Pastor Andy for Summer Calendar: firstname.lastname@example.org) Women & Men: Studies for women and men begin August 23rd @6:30pm. Weekly Prayer Group: 6:30pm in the Prayer Room. Intercessory Prayer: Intercessory prayer is from 5:30-6:15pm in the Prayer Room for all programming/activities on campus beginning at 6:30pm.
All-Church Pool Party - August 27th
Be sure to mark your calendars for our All-Church Pool Party on Sunday, August 27th from 4:30-7:30pm at the SRP Pera Club in Tempe! There will be various activities for the whole family such as swimming, corn hole, and most importantly, dinner! INVITE FRIENDS AND FAMILY!! We will be providing hot dogs & hamburgers for everyone but would ask anyone who can to bring a side or dessert to share. RSVP to Ali with how many are planning to come and if you are able to bring anything by Wednesday, August 23rd! email@example.com
Uncommon Training Info Meeting
“Uncommon”: rare, irreplaceable, and useful (2 Tim. 2:20-22). Beginning Sunday, September 10th, we will begin Uncommon Training on Sunday mornings from 8:30-9:45am. The training will run until mid-December, with a few Sundays off during this time. It will be much like the one we did in the spring, but with small changes of format. If you are interested in being a part of the training there will be a required meeting on Sunday morning, August 27th from 8:45-9:30am. This meeting will cover the scope, purpose, commitment, expectations, the new format, topics and schedule of the training. If you have any questions, email the office: firstname.lastname@example.org.
6 Flags: Magic Mountain - September 8-9th
Reno_Cafe and Renovation Students are headed to Six Flags in California on September 8-9! Mark your calendars! Cost for tickets, hotel, transportation, and a trip to the beach will be $150. Students and young adults, make sure you get in on this smokin' deal! Email email@example.com if you have any questions or you want to sign up to go. Deadline is Sunday, September 3rd.
KIDS Baby Dedication - September 10th
We will be doing baby dedications during service on September 10th. As a church, we are excited to embark on this spiritual journey with your family. It is also a wonderful opportunity for family and friends to be a part of this special occasion. If your family is interested in dedicating a little one or has any questions, please contact Director Sarah at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PRAYER Prayer Email List
Do you want to receive the email prayer requests? If so, please email Gina: email@example.com in order to be put on the email distribution list!
Prayer Opportunities Sundays Pre-service prayer: 9-9:50 am - An informal setting in the prayer room, so feel free to come and go as needed. First Thursdays - Noon Prayer: We invite you to join the staff as we gather to intercede and hear from God. Our next one will be September 7th at 12pm in the prayer room. Third Thursday mornings: 8:30-9:45 at the Seacats - Come learn and practice prayer. For more information please contact Gina Seacat: firstname.lastname@example.org
WOMEN Fall Launch - August 23rd
On Wednesday, August 23rd, the women will be meeting in the Fellowship Hall for food, worship & learning about the different opportunities coming up in the next semester - including our new Tuesday morning bible study time. The doors will be open at 6:00pm to socialize and grab food with worship and the Word from 6:30-7:30pm. Attendance on Aug 23rd does not mean commitment to any future events but we will be giving out the new Bible study plan along with revealing the theme for the year! Childcare is provided. If you are willing to bring food for the first night or have questions, email Ali: email@example.com.
Beth Moore Simulcast - September 16th
We will be hosting a BethMooreSimulcast schedule for on Saturday, September 16th. It is an all-day event here on campus. Set aside this date and invite friends! More information to come.
YOUTH FeedMyStarvingChildren - Wednesday, Aug 23rd
We have an opportunity to serve at FeedMyStarvingChildren which is a national non-profit with a center in Mesa. They are a Christian organization that packs food for developing countries and literally serves hungry children around the world. If your student is interested in serving with RSM, please contact Andy at firstname.lastname@example.org before Monday. The time is 6:00pm to 8:00pm and dinner is not provided so make sure your students eat beforehand. You can find more info at https://www.fmsc.org.
MERCY Sports Equipment - Camelview Elementary
Camelview needs sports equipment for their students. You can help by donating soccer balls, basketballs, footballs, jump ropes. If you don't have time to get these, donations for this will be used to purchase needed equipment. Please contact Pastor Dana for any questions: email@example.com. Drop equipment or donations off at the church office or at the Info Desk over the next few Sundays.
We will be holding our first Renovation Men's Retreat on September 29th-October 1st. We believe a few days out of the city and connecting with other men can be significant in a man's spiritual journey. Whether you are in college, or pushing 90, we want you to be a part of this great weekend up in the pines of Pine, AZ. We are working on the details of the cost but we wanted to be sure you guys marked your calendars. Please help us by letting us know if you plan to a part of this weekend by emailing Kent Seacat at firstname.lastname@example.org , we want as many as possible to be a part of this great weekend.
Women's Retreat: October 20-22
On the weekend of October 20th-22nd, we will be heading down to Green Valley, AZ (south of Tucson) for our annual Women's Retreat. This will be a time of worship, rest, and hanging out with the ladies from Renovation. More details will come in the next few weeks but mark these days on your calendar!