We are joining with NSCC on October 29th for Trunk or Treat in the parking lot of North Side Christian Church, 2526 NW 122nd St. If you would like to decorate your trunk, create and host a carnival game, bring food, or be on the set up/clean up team, please sign up! This is a great event for the neighborhood around NSCC. Last year they hosted500 friends from the neighborhood. Please join us to serve, or simply attend the event. Our hope is that some of the neighbors will experience the love of Jesus through this event and begin to find their way back to God. Sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0f4da9a92ba0ff2-trunk
Join us for a uplifting evening of fellowship and a shared meal Wednesday evening, September 27th, at our new property. We will have a time of worship as well as a hotdog cookout. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket. Hot dogs, chips, bottled water, and fixin's for s'mores will be provided. If you want to bring a side dish or other dessert, you are welcome to do so!
Please join us for an all-church potluck meal immediately following the worship time on Sunday, August 27th. We ask that you bring a dish (or two!) to share with everyone. We will also be discussing some upcoming fall happenings. Let's enjoy a time of fellowship together!
The United in Christ Ministry is coordinating a joint food drive in August to benefit the students of Green Pastures Elementary School in Spencer, OK. All Springs members are encouraged to purchase the following food items to donate:
- Breakfast Bars
- Rice Krispie Treats
- Vienna Sausages
- Pudding Cups
- Capri Sun Drinks
On Sunday August 13th, we ask that you bring your collected items to The Springs. On Sunday August 20th, we will deliver the food to Green Pastures Church of Christ, 11400 NE 50th St., Spencer. At 6:00 p.m. that evening, we will worship with our brothers and sisters at Green Pastures C of C. Please make plans to join us!
Join us on Christmas Eve for a time of worship, reflection and fellowship. We will gather in our worship space at North Side Christian Church, 2526 NW 122nd St. and enjoy a time of worship and reflection on God's greatest gift to us, his son!
We will wrap up the evening with cookies and cocoa!
Calling ALL Beautiful Women of the Springs, all ages, to a fun filled evening of cookie swapping and a gift card exchange! ($10 limit)
Tuesday evening, December 6th, let's all meet at Judy Cuellar's, 3301 Baird Dr., Edmond, 73013, and indulge in a time of sharing our lives, and of course, cookies!
THE RULES OF THE COOKIE/CHRISTMAS TREAT
& GIFT CARD EXCHANGE
- The theme is "The Early Church" (As in, everyone shared and everyone had what they needed.)
- Christmas attire is encouraged! (Prizes will be given for the most creative!)
- All cookies, candies or treats should be homemade There will be prizes!! Be creative! (Those Pinterest things you pinned last year? Yep! Time to try them!)
- Please bring 2 or more dozen cookies (One to sample, at least one to share.)
- Arrange cookies in a basket or platter and be creative! Your hostess will provide a take-away container for your shared cookies and treats.
- $10 Limit on the gift card. Creative wrapping may just win you a prize!
Email your RSVP and the type of cookies you are bringing to Judy at email@example.com and include your recipe OR bring a copy of your recipe to the party if you are willing to share. (Let’s be honest, we all have those “secret family recipes”). If you don't have time to bake, or have burnt your cookies, but still want to attend, you are allowed to go to a real bakery and buy 2 dozen yummy goodies! :)
Kids ages birth thru 6th grade are invited to attend a s'mores night, along with all the ladies of The Springs. Join us at John and Angie Rickett's home, 15501 Allegheny, Edmond. at 6:30 p.m. It will be a fun night of working together to assemble treat bags to be given to the Whiz Kids group that many of our Springs members work with weekly.
A thank you picnic is planned for Sunday evening, October 9th at the Mitch Park Pavilion in Edmond. If you volunteered for Backyard Bible this summer, please come so we can thank you! RSVP to Kris Hanegan, firstname.lastname@example.org
Please respond so we can get an accurate count for food!
Sunday, August 21st, we will be having an all church potluck in the gym following worship. Please bring a main dish or side to share. We will celebrate the hard work of the Nehemiah Council and announce the new delegates. Here is how delegates are defined:
Members of the body, delegated responsibilities by the eldership to oversee or carry out Kingdom Work on behalf of The Springs. Delegates also serve as advocates for ministries, ideas, and members who fall within their assigned area of responsibility.
We will have delegates over the following areas at The Springs:
- Ministry Connection
- Leader Care
- Body Life
- Connection Groups
- New Members
JULY 11, 12 and 13. We will be welcoming our children and the children from the neighborhood around NSCC to come to NSCC gym for three nights of Bible stories, worship, and snow cones! Save the dates! Please begin praying now for the neighborhood children we will serve this summer.
Springs Women: Please join us for a tea on Saturday, June 18th, at 2:00 p.m. in the North Side Church gym. We'll enjoy time together, tea and snacks, hear our speaker, Holly Hixson and we'll pray together. We will also pack some blessing bags for people in need in the neighborhood. If you have a old purse or bag to donate, please bring it, and if you're able to pick up some of the items on the list below, please bring them to add to the bags.
- Toothbrush w/ cover
- Dental floss
- Face wipes
- Bottle of water
- Hand lotion
- New socks
- New underwear
- Small packets or pods of laundry detergent
- Sanitary supplies
- Flip flops
Make your plans to participate and support short term (GO) projects. The Springs Spaghetti Lunch and Pie (and Silent) Auction is a rich tradition for our church that has had a long history of involvement in missions efforts around the world.
The Missions Team is looking for skilled bakers for the live pie auction, and quality donations for the Silent Auction. Sign up to bake a pie here: PIE BAKER
To donate to the Silent Auction, contact Celeste Dvorak at email@example.com
Our Northside Christian Church family has warmly invited all Springs members to join them for their annual Easter Sunday morning breakfast in the gym at 9:00 a.m. Bring a breakfast dish or item to share and join in this time of celebrating our Risen Savior together!
We will begin our worship time at The Springs location at 10:30 a.m. , then travel together to Northside Christian Church on NW 122nd St., to finish our worship time by having communion and a time of fellowship with the members of Northside. Join us for this monumental day in the history of our church!
Join us for a time of worship and celebration of what God has done and is doing through The Springs church family over the years. Ronnie White and Gary Bruce will be joining Brett Vanderzee and Ben Langford as together they lead us in a time of worship to celebrate the steadfast love of the Lord.
Rachel and Lexi are adding to their family with a new sister! Let's shower Rachel with gift cards at a potluck lunch Sunday, February 14th in the Family Room following worship. Bring a dish to share, and a gift card to Target, Walmart, or a place of your choosing. Let's celebrate this very special valentine!
Join the Nehemiah Council on Sunday morning, December 13th in the gym for an update on their work. The Council was tasked by the elders of The Springs to build an effective service model for our church family that organizes and expedites Kingdom work in our community. The meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. and a continental breakfast will be provided. Adult classes are dismissed for the day so all adults can attend and be part of this update. God is preparing The Springs to do great work and we hope you will join us to learn more.
Tailgate Trick or Treat was such a hit last year, we are doing it again this year! Be planning on what food you want to serve from your tailgate or trunk! The SpringsYouth will be helping out, and will also have a fun activity (NERF WARS), following the event! If you would like to help plan some games, contact the church office or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Retreat forms are now available at the kiosks in the lobby. Our retreat theme this year, is "Hospitality", western style! We will have a guest speaker. Grab your best western gear and head to Stillwater September 12th to Saints Grove Camp. This retreat is open to all Springs families. CLICK HERE FOR A FORM
Place completed forms with payment to the Feedback Boxes in the auditorium, or return to the office during the week.