Bolivia mission trip-please continue to pray
A group of Placers are currently in Bolivia for the building of a health education institute. Please pray for God's spirit to be powerfully felt by all those they come in contact with, for their protection, and a safe trip home.
XMO-Extreme Mobility Camps-this summer
Please pray for XMO ministry as they complete summer camp this week. A group of partially sighted and blind athletes have been in Southern California all week taking part in daily adventures as well as having the opportunity to get to know God on a deeper level.
Vacation Bible School This Summer-NEW LINK
The Place will host Vacation Bible School the week of July 17-21st. Dolores Espino will be the leader and will need lots of help to make it a success. Children ages pre-school - 5th grade are welcome to attend and children 6th grade and above are encouraged to help. This year the Place is offering VBS for FREE to the community as part of an outreach ministry. However, we invite members of our church to donate in order to cover some of the costs. Please REGISTER at https://vbspro.events/p/theplacevbs
This ministry is in need of VOLUNTEERS, group leaders, set builders and decorators; individuals to help post fliers and invite the neighboring communities. Please contact Dolores at firstname.lastname@example.org
Beach Vespers in June
Our next beach vespers will be next Friday evening, June 30th. Please join us for an evening of worship, dinner, and fellowship. We will meet at Sycamore Cove beginning at 6 p.m. A hot dog dinner will be served, sides are not provided. Please bring a salad, or side dish, and/or dessert.
Fourth of July @ Hollywood Bowl
We have secured tickets for our annual trek to the Hollywood Bowl for their July 4th Fireworks Spectacular. This year we will visit the bowl on Sunday, July 2nd to see Pentatonix live in concert.
We have more than 140 people going to the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday, July 2d, but it is sold out and Pastor Simon has no more tickets. However, there is another opportunity to go to the Bowl for the SAME show. Ben Tinnin has a group of tickets for TUESDAY night, July 4th. They are for Section S and are $27 each. Please contact Pastor Simon or sign up at church this Sabbath if you are interested in joining a group that night.
L.A. Conference for Women of Influence
Save the date! The Shepherd church in Porter Ranch will be hosting "The Women of Influence" conference on July 22nd from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. This conference exists to help women recognize and utilize their ability to leverage their unique spheres of influence and leadership capabilities. The conference provides inspiration, education, and resources to help women positively impact their homes, communities and the world. There will be several guest speakers. Registration is $35 which includes lunch. More information available at theshepherd.org or contact Lya Botello at 310-551-0100.
Dodger Game this summer
There will be an outing to a Dodger game on Tuesday night, July 25th. The game will begin at 7 p.m. Please save the date. Ticket prices are $5 each.
Mexico Mission Trip
There will be a mission trip to Mexico August 1-11th. The group will minister at an orphanage in Tapachula, in Southern Mexico. The cost is $800 per person. Please see Pastor Alex for more details.
The Place is participating in a homeless feeding of 30-50 people once a month on the 4th Friday of each month (5-7 pm) at the Premier Inn in Newbury Park. If you or your small group wish to participate, please contact Maria Russell (805-444-1809) or sign-up in lobby.
Father-son Camp @ Hume Lake this August
Father Son camp at Hume Lake will take place the weekend of August 24-27. The cost is $215 per person with only 26 spaces available. Please sign up at church if you would like to participate with your son. Check out the details at www.humelake.org
June 18-24 - Extreme Mobility West Coast Camp
June 30th - Beach Vespers
July 2 - Hollywood Bowl - Fireworks and Pentatonix
July 15 - Fellowship luncheon and swimming
July 16-21: VBS
July 25- Dodger game @ 7 p.m.
July 28th - Beach Vespers
August 24-26 Hume Lake Father-Son Camp
Sept. 28-30 - Place Camping Trip - Sycamore Canyon
October 6-8 - Lake Hume Women's Retreat
October 28 - Fall Fest