Welcome to the Link Church
June 20th, 2021 Bulletin
Pastor Art Hildebrand
CHURCH ON SUNDAYS
SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE – NO RSVP NEEDED!!!
This Sunday, June 20th at 9AM + 11AM we will be offering an in person service and 9AM online at https://www.facebook.com/linkchurchmedhat/live/ . Due to new provincial guidelines we are allowed 30% occupancy in our building and will no longer require RSVP. We are also blessed to have Pastor Art Hildebrand be giving us a Father Day Message this Sunday, so make sure to join us in some way!
CHURCH THIS SUMMER
Hoping restrictions lift, we are planning to go back to one 10:00am service for summer starting Sunday, July 4th. Our 10:00am summer service will be in person and online!
LINK TO LIVESTREAM
Livestream is available for the 9:00 AM service
SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSROOM INFORMATION
Little Explorers (Babies up to age 2)
Adventurers (Ages 3-5)
Elementary- (Gr 1-6)
Explorers (Ages 2-5)
Pathfinders (Gr 1-3)
Trailblazers (Gr 4-6)
* The 9 and 11 are different since we typically have more younger kids at 9 and more upper elementary kids at 11!
* We also want to ensure you all that our in person ministries follow the AHS guidelines. However, we are unable to guarantee that children in Sunday School Classes are not considered a close contact while they are here at The Link. If you have any questions please contact [email protected]
Check out our online lessons and activities for kids to do at home at https://www.linkchurchkids.org/
YOUTH (Grades 7-12)
Youth Bible Study is on Wednesday nights from 7:00-9:00pm. Students who are entering grade 7 in the fall are invited to start attending youth this week and all of June! If you have any questions please contact [email protected]
Wednesday, June 23rd – Bible Study
Friday, June 25th – Amazing Race
Wednesday, June 30th – Last Bible Study of the year! Everyone come on out as we celebrate everyone who is moving on next year!
Our last youth night of the year is Wednesday, June 30. All youth are invited to join as we recognize and celebrate our grads. All students who are or have been connected with the Link are invited to come. Please contact Pastor Josh to let him know. Families of grads are also encouraged to join us!
MINI YOUTH (Grades 4-6)
Our last Mini Youth for the year is on Monday night from 6:00-8:00pm. If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]
Monday, June 21st – Kin Coulee Bon Fire from 6:00-8:00pm and supper is provided. Drop off and pick up will be at Kin Coulee.
In person Bible Study will be held on Tuesday, June 22nd at The Link at 10am. All women are welcome to attend. Childcare will be provided.
We wish to connect our Link children with those from other generations in our church through prayer. Each Child who signs up will be matched with a person of another generation and that pair will partner in prayer for each other. For more information contact [email protected]
Even though church is opening back up, we still want our church family to know that if they need someone to talk to or pray with that we have staff members that would love to meet with you. If you would like to meet with someone at the church, please email [email protected] and we will get you connected!
PRAYER REQUESTS - Contact Leona Peters at 403.488.4836 or [email protected] with any prayer requests
THURSDAY ZOOM PRAYER - Every Thursday from 12:15-1:00. The meeting number 843 977 421 and if you have any questions you can contact [email protected]
SUNDAY MORNINGS – Our prayer room will be open Sunday mornings from
10:15-10:45am. This is available to anyone who would like personal
prayer, for those who have been impacted by the message, or for those who would
like to pray for our church and leadership team.
We can't wait for Building Blocks VBS!
To make room for as many kids as we can, we will be running two separate weeks of VBS.
Here is what you should know:
- Week 1- July 6,7,8.
- Week 2- July 13, 14, 15
- Day camp will go from 9:00 AM -2:30 PM. Kids will bring their own bagged lunch each day.
- Kids entering Kindergarten in September 2021 up to kids currently in Grade 6 can register.
- Cost for VBS is $15/Child. This includes a t-shirt.
- Online registration is open
- Register quickly! Space is limited.
To register please follow this link https://www.linkchurchkids.org/vbs-2021 . Any questions contact [email protected]
VBS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
We are looking for volunteers to make our two weeks of VBS run smoothly.
Team Leaders: We need 10 adults (5/week) to lead a small group. You will be with your group during the main session and then lead them through the stations.
Station Leaders: We need 6 adults (3/week) to lead our Craft, Sports, and Games stations! All prep and planning will be done for you.
Snack Prep: We need 2 adults (1/week) to help with snack prep.
Decorating: If you have a passion for decorating we would love to have some help creating our Building Blocks set!
Please email [email protected] if you would like to help with one (or both) of our 3 day VBS programs this summer
LINK FAMILY CAMP
Save the date for Link Family Camp on September 3-5, 2021 at Whispering Pines Camp
*Due to covid government regulations, this event may change based on restrictions or look different than previous years, so we will announce more details as the time gets closer.
TITHING & FINANCIAL INFORMATION
Thank you for your continued giving to the Link. Online giving can be done thru the website - www.linkchurch.org or by etransfer to [email protected].
If you are interested in setting up automatic monthly giving contact the Link's Treasurer Donna Heidebrecht [email protected] for more details.
TRUCK & DUMP RUN
We have a hamper family that could use some help getting some furniture and items removed from their yard and taken to the dump. If this is something you would be willing to help out with, contact [email protected] and we will get you more information!
Tuesday – Friday 9:00am-12:00pm
SOCIAL MEDIA Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/linkchurchmedhat
Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/linkchurch/
EMAIL DISTRIBUTIONS We send out weekly updates and reminders. If you would like to be on this distribution list, please email [email protected] and we will get you connected!
RIGHTNOW MEDIA This is the Netflix of Bible Studies and best news is….it is FREE for you. To get an invitation sent to you, email [email protected]
Lead Pastor – Mike Landry
Associate Pastor - Josh Smith
Associate Pastor of Ministry - Rick Aupperle
Receptionist - Shanda Thorne
Treasurer - Donna Heidebrecht
Worship Pastor - Mitch Brown
Children's Ministry Pastor - Carissa Brown
Pastoral Assistant - Rhonda Gould
Children's Ministry Coordinator - Sherry Allen
Custodian - Florante Robles
LINK BOARD MEMBERS 2020
Chairman of the Board – Reid Wilkie
Members: Bruce Sparkes, Greg Penney, Wilma Van Niekerk, Steve Thorne, Jurgen Schlenker, Nathan Wagner, RIck Aupperle