Greetings Members of the Midwest City Ward!
This is just a quick note to notify you of some upcoming events.
Saturday, March 26th – Ward game night from 6 – 8 PM. This is an informal, loosely structured activity. If you want to bring snacks or drinks, please do. If you want to bring your own games to share, please do. Feel free to invite friends! If the weather is nice we will have outdoor stuff as well as indoor games. We are going to try to do these the 4th Saturday of each month.
Sunday, March 27th – Fast Sunday since General Conference is the following weekend
Saturday, April 2nd – General conference 11AM and 3PM for all members, 7PM for RS and Young women.
Sunday, April 3rd – General conference 11AM and 3PM for all members. This is a very special time for use to hear counsel, direction, and encouragement from our Prophet, Apostles, other Church leaders, and the Holy Ghost.
Youth and parents
Sunday, March 27th – Youth fireside 7PM at the stake center. Pres. and Sis. Wilkes will be speaking. Sorry for the short notice, we were just notified of this yesterday.
Wednesday, March 30th – All young men meet at bishop’s house at 6PM for trash cleanup service at Draper lake. Bring gloves and safe footwear. Leaders will bring YM back to their homes afterwards. Young women meet at the church at 7PM as normal.
April 22nd – Young men meet at church at 4:45PM for temple service and campout (not at the temple : ) Saturday, April 23rd, we will break camp and go to the Thomas P. Stafford Air and Space Museum in Weatherford. Eat your own dinner prior and/or bring cold dinner for later, the rest of the meals will be provided. We will be back sometime late afternoon/early evening.
May 7th – YM/YW combined service; meet at the church at 12:45PM. We will be serving at the Oklahoma Regional Food Bank; this typically lasts 3 – 4 hours. This is a really fun group service opportunity. More details to come.
May 23rd – 28th – YM Summer camp. More details to come as we get them. Cost is $175. YM and their family are responsible for the cost minus whatever you earned from the fund-raiser. If you don’t know how much you/your son earned, let me know.
May 27th – Young women meet at church at 4:45PM for temple service. We typically go to Braums afterwards and get back to the church between 8 – 8:30PM.
June 13th – 18th – FSY conference for youth turning 14 this year and up.
June 27th – July 2nd – YW Summer camp. More details to come as we get them. Cost is $175. YW and their family are responsible for the cost minus money earned from the fund-raiser. If you don’t know how much you/your daughter earned, let Sis. Qualls or me know and we can find out.
I think that is all for now!
May the Lord’s blessings be upon each of us as we strive to come closer to Him and draw upon the healing power of the atonement of His Beloved Son Jesus Christ.