Announcements:

BLAS Food Pantry items needed:

Our BLAS Food Pantry is need of the following: cream of celery soup, pancake syrup, peaches, strawberry jam, taco shells, vegetable soup. Items can be dropped off during office hours M -Th, 8 - 1, Sunday mornings, Thursday evenings at 5 pm.


Kid Volunteer Opportunity:

Do you have a child that would like to be part of our worship service by serving as an Acolyte?

If so, please contact Millie Burkard at 913-206-2198.  Questions about Acolyte, please contact

Millie or the church office. 

 

Volunteers Needed:

We are looking for volunteers to help us out on Sunday mornings by being an usher,

greeter, worship leader, or with our Children’s Church.  Please contact the church

office if you are interested.  office@basehorumc.org or 913-724-2077.


Men’s Bible Study:

The Wednesday Morning Men’s Bible Study will start back up on

The new study is The Book of James and is a nine-week study.  The study is both ZOOM

and in-person in the downstairs classroom of the Education Building.  The study is led by

Rich Ruffcorn.  For more information, contact Rich at 315-921-2196 or richard.ruffcorn@yahoo.com.  Click on Chapter 7 for May 11 handouts.


GAP Sunday School Back in Session:

Our Sunday Morning at 9:15 GAP Sunday School class is back in session.  This class is led by Mike Burkard.  Join us for the current study of 1 Corinthians. 

 

Missions Committee June Mission:

During the month of June, the Missions Committee will be collecting items for Central United

Methodist Church for their clothing/needs closet.  Men’s white socks and underwear (either boxers or briefs), men’s t-shirts, and men’s everyday/casual shirts.  All sizes.  Place donations in totes in the narthex.  We will be collecting items through Sunday, June 26th.


July Bridges of Hope Mission Volunteers Needed:

We need volunteers for our July Bridges of Hope Mission on Sunday, July 3.  We need volunteers to travel to Central UMC in Kansas City, KS to serve lunch to those in need, help preparing our chicken/stuffing casserole and desserts that we serve.  If you can help us out, click on BoHJuly to sign up. 


American Red Cross Blood Drive:

We will host an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, June 29, 12 - 5 pm in the Fellowship Hall.  To register to donate go to, RedCrossBlood.org and enter basehorumc, call 1-800-733-2767 or contact the church office.  You will receive a FREE ticket to a Cedar Fai (Worlds of Fun) theme park for donating blood at this drive.


Signs of Praise (sign language group):

Signs of Praise will be taking a break during the month of February.  Pam Maughmer will take that time to answer questions from anyone interested in joining, and preparing the song for our  next performance in May. We will resume practicing on Tuesday, March 1 at 6:30 pm in the sanctuary.  If you are interested in joining our group, please call Pat at 913-449-8489. 


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.  


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 shopwithscrip.com 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 smile.amazon.com and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app.  Click on the link:  https://smile.amazon.com/ch/48-0860750 to go directly to smile.amazon.com and support Basehor United Methodist Church.