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A Summer of Blessings and Fellowship

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Let Freedom Ring This July 4th!

These powerful words, spoken by Martin Luther King, Jr., in the shadow of the Washington Monument, still ring true this 4th of July!

So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire.
Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York.
Let freedom ring from the heightening Alleghenies of Pennsylvania!
Let freedom ring from the snowcapped Rockies of Colorado!
Let freedom ring from the curvaceous peaks of California!
But not only that; let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia!
Let freedom ring from Lookout Mountain of Tennessee!
Let freedom ring from every hill and every molehill of Mississippi.
From every mountainside, let freedom ring.

The Springtown Women's Study Group
will not meet on Monday, July 4.
Please join them on Monday, July 11,
from 11:30 am-1 pm for Bible study & prayer.

New Divorce Care Group Begins July 6

13-Week Series Held at TLC

Divorce Care, a program for folks who are going through a divorce or have been divorced, will meet for 13 consecutive Wednesdays from 6:30-8 pm at the Total Life Center. More information is available at http://www.divorcecare.org. There is a $15 charge for program materials. 

Sacred Piano Highlights 2nd Sabbath

Neil Huffaker In Worship Concert
Sabbath, July 9, 10:45 am

Neil joins us from joplin, MO, this coming Sabbath to bless us with piano stylings of hymns and sacred favorites. Many Springtown members know Neil's parents -- Gary & Kathy Huffaker -- and will be blessed by their son's music ministry during our Worship Service. 

Behind Every Good Potluck . . .

Thanks to Next Sabbath's Team of Helpers!

After next Sabbath's Sacred concert we'll enjoy a delicious Potluck Lunch. Here are the helpers . . . Kitchen Prep: Ann Willoughby, Debbie Bryson & Judy Figgins. Clean-Up: Les Bryson, Mike & Daisy Clark, Jimmy & Pamela Crone, Stan & Kim Schneider, Denny & Noreen Williams, Keith & Chery Robley, Karen Abrahamson, Chris & Larry Overton and Richard Thomas.

Steering Committee - Monday, July 11, 7 pm

Family Night Heads Back to Springtown

Wednesday, July 13, 6 pm

Everyone's invited to Springtown's Pavilion for an evening of great food, devotions, and then lots of great games. Come ready to play some volleyball, water balloons, and great group games. Good old-fashioned summer fun and fellowship. Not into playing games? Please come enjoy the great company and get to know your church family even better. Please come -- you add to the fun and blessings of  Family Night!

A Farewell for Pastor Edwin Rosado

Sunday, July 31, 6 pm at Youth Center

Pastor Edwin, associate pastor of the Gentry church and a friend to many Springtown members, is moving to Shreveport, LA, to continue his pastoral ministry at Shreveport South and the AR/LA youth department. We must regretfully say "goodbye" and show our appreciation for his selfless ministry to so many of us in Northwest Arkansas. All are invited.

Springtown Launching Pathfinder and Adventurer Clubs!

Attention: Kids from 1st-8th Grade

Larry Overton and Pastor Tony Cash and a growing team of leaders are making plans for two new exciting programs for Springtown kids and their friends. Many of you know about these programs, but if they're new to you, here's a brief summary.
1) Adventurer Club for Kids in 1st-4th Grades -- This club provides fun and creative ways for kids to 1) develop a Christ-like character, 2) experience the joy and satisfaction of doing things well, 3) express their love for Jesus in a natural way, 4) learn good sportsmanship and strengthen their ability to get along with others, 5) discover their God-give abilities and know how to use them to benefit themselves and serve others, and 6) improve their understanding of what makes families strong. 
2) Pathfinders Club for Kids in 5th-8th Grades -- Pathfinders is a worldwide organization of young people sponsored by the Adventist Church. Pathfinders offers a wide range of activities including (but not limited to): 1) Camping and camping skills, 2) Grade appropriate leadership training, 3) Activities promoting community pride and involvement through outreach activities, 4) Interactive training in a variety of recreational, artistic, nature, conservation, vocational and outreach areas, 5) Interactive and vibrant Bible-based learning.
WATCH FOR ALL THE DETAILS ON START DATES, REGISTRATION INFORMATION, AND HOW YOU CAN GET YOUR CHILD, GRANDCHILD OR YOUR CHILD'S FRIENDS INVOLVED IN THESE GREAT CLUBS.  If you want more information or have an interest in helping with Adventurers or Pathfinders, call Larry (479-233-0175) or Pastor Tony (479-220-3065).