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Central USA Mission Center

CONFERENCE

East 39th Congregation

(15006 E 39th St, Independence MO)

Sunday, November 12, 2017

2:00pm-5:00pm

 

 

Conference Business

 

 

 

 

 

 

GENERAL

  • Herald House has a new Home The publishing arm of Community of Christ has a fresh, new face at www.HeraldHouse.org. FREE order pickup at the Temple as a shipping option. Missouri congregations need to contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it prior to placing their first order to be setup accordingly. Visit www.HeraldHouse.org today!
  • Hearts 4 Health Benefit Banquet supporting the work of the Health

Ministries Association is being postponed until Spring 2018.

  • Singers Needed for Independence Messiah Choir If you have experience singing Handel’s Messiah or are an experienced choir member, please consider joining this choir to sing at the Temple Advent Service, Directed by Jack Ergo. If you are interested, please email Pat Henshaw at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call David Bolton at 816-833-1000, ext 2353.
  • November 4 Women of Central Mission DAY RETREAT! Time: 8:30am-4:00pm Lunch will be provided! Location: Good Shepherd Congregation, 4341 Blue Ridge Blvd, KCMO. Theme: Loving God’s Abundant Life. Guest Minister: Lisa Prosser-Dodds. Registration fee $20.00, cash or check will be collected at check-in. Registration deadline: October20th. Register at: womenofcentralmiss.wixsite.com/wocm. Can’t get online? Ask a friend to help you register! For more information contact Michelle at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

EXPERIENCE CONGREGATIONS IN MISSION.

  • October 17 and each Tuesday Book of Mormon Class at South Crysler Congregation (3100 S Crysler, Independence)from 9:30am to 10:30am. We will be studying the role of the Book of Mormon in the early church. Facilitator: Karen Moreland. For more info, contact Karen Moreland (816-358-0487).
  • Thru October 27CHAIR YOGA will be continuing at Good Shepherd Congregation (4341 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City). Everyone welcome! Wednesday’s, 9:30 am $2.00 per session.
  • October 20 & 21 NEW HOPE Fall Festival (220 W Moore, Independence MO) 9:00am to 7:00pm both days. Come join the fun.   Questions 521-4071
  • October 21 BEACON HEIGHTS Fall Festival-Join an evening of fun at our Fall Festival from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Beacon Heights (19402 E. Holke Rd., Independence, MO). Free activities include bobbing for apples, fun games, cotton candy, and treats, with the evening ending with a short campfire. Bring blankets, lawn chairs, and a smile. Contact T. Wilson with any questions, 214-335-4065 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
  • Thru October 22 Smoked Meats Fundraiser for Colonial Hills Grand Cayman International Ministry Trip! Delicious smoked meats (pulled pork, chicken, and ribs) are available for your holiday meals! Ordering starts now through October 22, Don’t miss out! Your meat will be ready for pickup on Sunday November 5th. You may order online with this link: https://scouting692.myscoutlink.com/GrandCayman.
  • October 28 SPOOKY TOWN! At Colonial Hills (3539 MO-7 HWY, Blue Springs MO) 2:00pm-5:00pm. K-5th grade kids will have a great time in Spooky Town. Wear a costume and enjoy awesome activities and treats! Plan to arrive between 2:00pm and 4:00pm for an hour of fun! This event benefits our Necessities Pantry that cares for families in need. Please plan to donate a bar of soap, deodorant, or tube of toothpaste. THANKS! (Event is provided by the Colonial Hills 6th-12th Grade Youth Group).
  • October 28 TRUNK OR TREAT will be at East 39th St Congregation (15006 E. 39th St. Independence MO) 5:30pm to 7:30 pm. Wear your costume and join us for treats!
  • October 28 TRUNK OR TREAT will be at Lee’s Summit Congregation (1101 NE Independence Ave. Lee’s Summit MO) 2:00pm -3:30pm. Wear your costume and join us for fun and treats!
  • October 29 TRUNK OR TREAT will be at Liberty St Congregation (416 N Liberty St) 5:00pm-6:00pm. Come in costume for trick or treating, free chili dinner, and a lot of fun!
  • October 29 TRUNK OR TREAT will be at New Walnut Park (1137 South Pearl Street Independence, MO) from 5:30 pm -7:00pm. Whether you dress up in costume or come just as you are, we just want to see you there. FREE! Please come! Contact person: Carol Price (816)797-9424.
  • November 7 Dave Ramsey Smart Money Live Web event @ Colbern Rd Congregation (27507 E Colbern Rd, Lee’s Summit MO) 7:00 pm-10:00pm. Register for the event at http://tinyurl.com/CoChristSmartMoney.
  • November 11 Eden Heights Thanksgiving Dinner (1301 E Sea Ave, Independence MO) from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Come join us for a home-cooked meal $8-adults, $5-children(5-10yrs old), 4 and under free, $20- family of 4.han

YOUTH

  • Children and Youth Ministries at Lee’s Summit Congregation: Join us on Wednesdays for dinner at 5:30pm, followed by activities for children and youth from 6:30pm-8:00pm. Faithweaver Friends is for grades K-5. Youth Group is for grades 6-12. For more information, call Suzie Godfrey at 816-520-6498.
  • Youth Ministries At Colonial Hill - children and youth are invited to participate in Play Group (Birth-Pre-K) Community Kids Club (K-5th) and Youth Group (6th-12th). Check out the Calendars of Events at colonial-hills.org and participate as you would like, any or all the time during the school year.

DEVELOP DESCIPLES TO SERVE

COMMUNITY

International Conference at the National World War I Museum and Memorial Kansas City, MO – Remembering Muted Voices: Conscience, Dissent, Resistance, and Civil Liberties in World War I through Today. Co-sponsors include Community of Christ Seminary at Graceland University, John Whitmer Historical Association, and Peace Pavilion. Registration and more information at www.theworldwar.org/mutedvoices.   For addition info, contact Andrew Bolton at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

VOLUNTEER

EMPLOYMENT

HealthEd Connect- want to join our team? Assist with data entry, operational, and administrative support. Flexible schedule and supplemental income opportunity. Please call our Executive Director, Lauren Hall, at 630-370-0060 to learn more.