Kickoff our 2016 discipleship season with this weekend conference on missions and outreach. We will be joined by keynote speaker Dr. Jamie Mitchell, Senior Pastor of Harvest Lancaster, PA
Friday, January 8, 2016
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. — Women’s Gathering, Seeking the Welfare of the City (Jeremiah 29)
Saturday, January 9, 2016
7:30 – 9:00 a.m. — Men’s Breakfast, Message: Seeking the Welfare of the City (Jeremiah 29) with emphasis on work and family
9:30 – 11:00 a.m. — Main Session (childcare provided), Bringing Glory to God Through Good Works (Matthew 5, Titus 2 and 3)
11:00 – 11:45 a.m. — Responding to the Challenge with GO BEYOND Opportunities (see list & description below)
11:45 – 12:30 p.m. — Potluck Lunch (Chili & Pie)
Sunday, January 10, 2016
10:30 a.m. — Worship Service, Leveraging Our Wealth for the Mission (1 Timothy 6:17-19)
GO BEYOND Opportunities
PACK & PRAY
Friday, February 5, 2016, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
An evening of prayer and worship. We'll pack shoeboxes filled with items for children in Haiti, Romania, and St. Louis inner city. Empty shoeboxes will be made available at the GO BEYOND Conference in January for people to take and fill with suggested children’s items and supplies.
Czech Choir Housing
Friday, March 11 through Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016
An opportunity to participate in serving during Easter season by housing students from the KOS Choir from the Czech Republic, providing meals for events and student camp, singing in the Harvest Easter Choir, and bringing friends to evangelistic concerts in the suburbs and the inner city as well as our Good Friday Worship Service and Easter Sunday at Harvest.
Saturday & Sunday afternoon, May 14–15, 2016
Massive Harvest outreach during the Air Show days held at Chesterfield Airport right on our backyard, coupled with a great opportunity to raise funds for our missions and youth camps. Our goal is 3000 people in attendance on our church premises, raising $20,000 for the work of the gospel. Serving teams include pre-event invitation campaign, evangelization team, welcome team, parking crew, food services & concession stands, set up/teardown & more.
HAITI MISSION TRIP
Thursday, June 9 – Saturday, June 18, 2016
We will be sending 25 people to serve in Haiti. Mission includes evangelistic crusades with the Harvest Gospel Choir (teamed up with 25 members of Harvest Lancaster) and facilitating VBS outreach for orphans and neighborhood kids. The trip includes a 2-night stay in Miami, where we will partner with other Harvest Bible Chapels for an evening worship crusade in the inner city of Miami. Participants must be physically ready, able to sing, and willing to serve as needed in tough conditions.