ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

LONE STARS:  Rebecca Circle is sponsoring a social evening for you "LONE STARS" on the fourth Saturday of the month.  This month it will be on June 16 at 7:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  We will be attending our monthly Heavenly Perks Cafe to hear our very own Atonement's Praise Band.  This is a relaxed evening with christian friends.  Who are the LONE STARS?  Single people, widowed, separated, never married, divorced, one or all of the above who would like to share a social evening with other Christian folks.  

OUTDOOR EQUIPMENT NEEDED:  Pastor Amy is looking for donations of outdoor toy equipment such as croquet, volleyball, badminton, frisbees, baseball bats, bases, gloves, etc.  Starting June 7th, these items will be used for outdoor playtime followed by Bible Study and refreshments at Knollwood.  Anyone interested in donating water or snacks please contact Pastor  Amy at 218-5896.  Our church is continuing to build a bridge to the children in this community and their families.

TRUSTEES SECURITY TEAM:  The Trustees are requesting volunteers to assist with church security on Sunday mornings.  If interested in being a part of this team, please contact Bob Decker at 302-545-7765 or Ron Schmidt at 302-287-0998 or sign up at the Welcome Center Desk.

NURSERY VOLUNTEERS:  Atonement Church is looking for volunteers to be part of a group of people to assist in the Nursery for children ages infant – 5 years old for Sunday Mornings during Traditional or Contemporary service.  If interested, there is a signup sheet at the Welcome Center or contact Lynn Peters at 798-8472 or Mary Ryan at 792-0372.

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY:  We are looking for a team of volunteers to serve in the nursery and KIDMO on a monthly basis.  Whatever time you can give would be appreciated.  If you are interested, please contact Mary Ryan at 484-433-0720.

BUS MINISTRY:  We are looking to start up a bus ministry to provide transportation to our members that are in need of transportation to worship service, Bible studies, and events.  If you are interested, please see Pastor John.

EXERCISE & PRAYER ROOM:  Atonement has an exercise room and prayer room available to all, open Monday-Thursday, 8:30 - 4:30.

CARDS FOR MILITARY:  Anyone wish to send cards to Trevor Richards or any servicemen can do so by placing them in the manila envelope at the Welcome Center Desk and Mary Richards will make sure they gate mailed.

CLAYMONT COMMUNITY FOOD CLOSET:  The center is in need of support!  There's a round container located outside of the Welcome Center where you may drop off items.  You may also write a check to the CC Food Center.

ATONEMENT'S FOOD CLOSET:  Atonement's FoodCloset serves many people in our church and community.  On average, we are handing out 20 bags/month.  We want to continue serving the Claymont community and beyond but need your help.  We are currently in need of peanut butter, jelly, cereal, rice, canned vegetables, crackers, applesauce, spaghetti sauce & noodles, and personal hygiene items such as shampoo, soap, toothpaste, toothbrushes, and deodorant.  Donated items can be placed in cart outside of the Nursery. 

SAMARITAN'S PURSE WELL WATER:  The Well Water ministry will now go towards Samaritan's Purse.  We have raised $2,433.77 to date.  To donate, please leave change in the water jug found in the Welcome Center.