July Birthdays and Anniversaries

Food Pantry:

BLAS Food Pantry needs the following items: canned chili beans, canned pinto beans and salsa.  Items can be dropped off during office hours, M- Th 8 - 1 or Thursday evenings at 5:30. 


ONE Service on July 25:

On Sunday, July 25, we will have only ONE service at 10:00 am.  We will have a special guest speaker.

Ice Cream Social:

Join us on Sunday, July 25 after worship for a yummy, fun Ice Cream Social in the

Fellowship Hall.  All the ice cream and toppings will be provided, just come and enjoy! 

Sunday School In-person:

We are!  Sunday School will begin for ages 3 to adult on Sunday, August 15, 9:15 - 10:30.  New classes and new opportunities for the young and young at heart.  We are looking for volunteers to join our Sunday School Leader team as well. If you can help out even for one Sunday a month, contact Pam BeMent at 

New Worship Times:

Beginning Sunday, August 15, our new worship times will be 8:15 and 10:30.

60+ group:

Our 60 + group will be heading to Jason's Deli on August 16 for lunch.  Meet in the church parking lot at 11 am to carpool.  All 60 + are welcome!

August Bridges of Hope volunteers needed:

We are looking for volunteers for our August Bridges of Hope on Sunday, August 1.  We need help going to Central UMC in Kansas City, KS to serve lunch to those in need, and help preparing our chicken/stuffing casserole that we serve and desserts.  If you can help us out, please go to: and sign up or contact the church office. 

Celebration of life for Jim Ellis:

The family of Jim Ellis is having a memorial service for him on Saturday, August 7 at 1 pm at the church.  It will be a casual service featuring some of the things Jim enjoyed. Please come and remember Jim with his family.  Since the day will be hot, dress cool and comfortable.  All are welcome. 

Volunteers NEEDED:

With church activities opening back up, we are looking for some volunteers to help us out on Sunday mornings in our Nursery and Children's Church.  Children's Church will be during worship.  If you are interested in helping out or would like more information, please contact Pam BeMent at or 913-724-2077.

Bible Study on ZOOM:

We host two Bible Studies on ZOOM each week, Monday evenings at 6:30 pm and Thursday mornings at 10 am. ZOOM link and information about the studies will be sent out on Mondays through email or contact the church office and we will get you the information.  

Prayer Shawls available:

Do you have a friend or family member going through a tough time? Is someone celebrating a milestone? We have prayer shawls available for you.  They are free to be picked up at our church office, we can mail you one or we can drop one off to you.  Just give Doris Ruffcorn a call at the church office at 913-724-2077 during office hours to set up a time to pick one up.  

Sunday School on ZOOM:

Sunday mornings at 9 am, Mike Burkard will lead a Bible study.  This study will dive deeper into the scripture and Pasto Kyle’s sermon.  The link for the Bible study is:

Communion Cups “to go”:

We have pre-packaged communion “to go” cups available for you to pick up.  Call or

email the church office and let Doris know how many you would like and she will meet

you outside to pick them up.  

Two easy ways to give back to the church

If you are looking for an easy way to give back to the church, we have two great ways.


One is our SCRIP program.  SCRIP is where you can purchase gift cards, eGift cards or reload a gift card for America's most popular retailers for food, gas, clothing, home, etc. When you purchase a gift card, eGift card or reload a card, Basehor United Methodist Church receives a percentage of your purchase.

Go to to sign up and register or add the app to your phone.  Use the code: E3F883D63718 and Basehor United Methodist Church will receive the credit.


The second way to give back is to sign up for the Amazon Smile program.  Amazon Smile is a simple way for you to support Basehor United Methodist Church every time you shop, at no cost to you.  Amazon Smile is available at and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app.  Click on the link: to go directly to and support Basehor United Methodist Church.