May 1st Church News

Dashing off some key pieces of news for DCC:

Nurture and Membership Care Committee meets this evening at 5:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. A few of topics to be discussed:
a. This Sunday’s Fellowship Meal and Cinco de Mayo celebration
b. Graduation Recognitions and celebrations
c. Vacation Bible School, June 28-30
d. Updated Directory and Birthday and Anniversary List

The DCC Community Concert scheduled for May 19 is postponed due to other events and concerts going on in the community. John Hartman and Skip Staples will update us on future plans for Community Concerts soon.

This Sunday we celebrate Holy Communion and share in ministry at hospital after service.

Susie will lead folks who remain at church in games and activities for Cinco de Mayo. We’ll feast together at a Taco Bar with all the trimmings when hospital ministry team returns to fellowship hall.

NEXT SUNDAY’S LECTIONARY TEXTS 3rd Sunday of Easter: Acts 9:1-6 (7-20); Ps. 30 (UMH 762); Rev. 5:11-14; John 21:1-9


Stokes Soil & Water Conservation District sponsors Environmental Awareness Days at Hanging Rock State Park for 5th graders, and has sponsored this event for close to 40 years. At Environmental Awareness Days, 5th grade students participate in individual 15-minute workshops learning about wildlife habitat, plant & animal ecology, soil conservation, weather, the water cycle, honey bees, forest ecology, and life functions of the human body, all correlated with 5th grade science curriculum. Each station is taught by qualified professionals from state and local environmental agencies.

For more information, contact: Janice Pack, Stokes Soil & Water Conservation District, PO Box 98, Danbury, NC 27016, 336.593.2846 ext. 3,