July 21, 2019 NEWS


LOOKING FOR CAMP COMPANIONS TO HANG-OUT AND CONNECT WITH KIDS DURING FREE PLAY (FOLLOWING LUNCH) AT CAMP THIS SUMMER!! Come once, come twice, come all 14 days! It’s up to you! Come build relationships with our community kids and give the Leaders a lunch break/respite. Contact hdfeddema@yahoo.ca / 905-570-9736 OR visit https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4aa9a922a1fc1-camp to sign up OR JUST SHOW UP if you have a free noon hour. YOU ARE ALWAYS WELCOME TO JOIN US!!


Please consider attending the film Unplanned. The first six showings of Unplanned have sold out so we now have more new dates.  The Pen Centre Landmark Cinemas has now been booked for Mon. July 29th and Wed. July 31st; possibly more dates to follow depending on demand. For updated information and to book tickets, go to www.unplannedfilmniagara.com. You can also go to chooselife.ca or call (905) 684-7505 if you have questions. The film Unplanned tells the true story of Abby Johnson, a former Planned Parenthood abortion clinic director who quit the abortion industry after seeing an ultrasound guided abortion on a 13-week preborn child. Let's pray for continued strong attendance, and that this film would have a powerful impact in our community. 


PRAYER WALK: Saturday August 3rd. meeting at Tim's across from Cole's at 8:30am - 9:30am. For anyone interested in joining, please contact Jane deVisser at 905-563-7671 or pjdevisser@sympatico.ca.


Mountainview’s Prayer Ministry will be meeting 2 times per month this summer rather than weekly given member schedules. Meeting dates remaining are July 31st and August 14th & 28th. Please continue to lift up the various needs of our church community and the world around us in your prayers regularly, despite not meeting weekly in person.

Thanks to all who attended this past Sunday. We had a great turnout and celebration of kids and camp! Our Next SUMMER JAM takes place Sunday July 28th in the Fellowship Hall followed by a BBQ outside!! Children will, share some camp songs, and present what they learned over the course of the week. Come join us and support and celebrate our community kids and families.



Family Faith Formation Tip - Serving others together is an amazing way to help your family grow in faith. Loving your neighbor builds compassion and empathy—and it’s fun! You’ll find an awesome list of 35 kid-friendly service projects at tinyurl.com/KidServiceProjects. (Faith Formation Ministries; crcna.org/FaithFormation).

Pray for Inspire 2019 - Inspire 2019 is a conference to connect people from across the 1000+ churches in the Christian Reformed Church for three days of worship, workshops, speakers, and conversation. As we plan and prepare for this event, happening August 1-3 in Windsor, Ont., please join us in praying for the event and all who will attend. This week, please pray for accessibility, and for people of all levels of ability to be included, involved, comfortable, and blessed. Pray that Inspire 2019 will be a true family reunion, reflecting the church in all its diversity and beauty.


Celebrate Liberation Day in The Netherlands - Celebrate May 5th, 2020 - the 75th anniversary of bevrijdings dag in The Netherlands. Libertas male choir is pleased to announce their planned tour to the Netherlands from April 30 through May 11, 2020. Join us as singers or as guests! For information, please contact Tammy Veld at 905-745-5609 or email frank@vanbruinessen.com. Space is limited; please reply by July 31, 2019. www.libertasvoices.com


Join us for the annual Riverside CRC “Fun-Raiser” Golf Tournament on Monday, August 5, 2019 at Whisky Run Golf Club in Port Colborne in support of the “International Seafarers Ministry” of John & Grace Van Huizen. The cost for 9 holes, dinner and prizes will be $75.00 per golfer. Registration begins at 2:30 pm at the Golf Course; shotgun goes off at 3:30 pm. Dinner will be served at 6:00 pm in the Pavilion. Can’t make it out for golf? Join us for dinner for $25.00 per person. Any questions, contact John:  289-213-0252, john.air2sea@yahoo.ca or Grace: 289-362-6322, jvanhuizen2@hotmail.com.


MUSIC FOR THE SOUL. On THURSDAY, AUGUST 8, 2019 Centennial Park Baptist Church will be hosting an outreach concert at Coronation Park Grimsby with Pastor, Composer, Musician Sean Dayton and his wife Aimee.  This Grammy award winning singer will be sharing a Christian Musical message on market night that all your neighbours will enjoy. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy this FREE event for all ages that runs from 6 - 8 pm. Water and nut-free snacks will be available during the concert.


 World Renew Careers - If you are passionate about World Renew’s work and advancing His kingdom, check out the variety of career opportunities with World Renew at worldrenew.net/careers.


Strengthen Christian Education in South Africa - Are you passionate about Christian education? Resonate Global Mission has an opening for a Christian Education Specialist in South Africa. Walk alongside local teachers and school administrators to live out their faith in the classroom. To learn more and apply, visit www.resonateglobalmission.org/educationspecialist.

Karin Terpstra