Socks for Micah Ministry Christmas

Lara Schopp Connect, Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Make Christmas a little brighter for our friends at Independence Boulevard Christian Church’s Micah Ministry! Fill tube socks with items that can be used by either men or women such as small sized toiletries including shower soap, shampoo, toothbrush, toothpaste, skin lotion, lip balm, and washcloth. Delivered to church no later than Sun., Dec. 18.

Pumpkin Pies for Micah Ministry

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Each November, our Collection Connection focuses on providing pumpkin pies for Micah Ministry’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner for homeless and needy individuals in the historic Northeast neighborhoods of Kansas City. This year we are requesting monetary donations to purchase large pies at Costco for this event. Each pie costs approximately $6, …

Oils of the Bible Class in The Well

Lara Schopp The Well

Learn about oils used in Biblical times: frankincense, sandalwood, myrrh and more. You will learn what they are, how they work and where they come from. Wed., Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m., Sign up in the Well. $5/person .

Metro Mission Service Opportunities in October

Lara Schopp Serve, Serve Our Church

Micah Ministry Serve dinner at Micah Ministry from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., on Mon., Oct. 8. Meet in the chapel lot at 4:30 p.m. to carpool. Return to church at 7:30 p.m. Carpools of volunteers leave for Independence Boulevard Christian Church. For more information, contact Jackie Cunningham at 816-246-6202. Collection …


Lara Schopp Articles, Connect, Serve, Staff Messages

By Barbara George, Director of Membership Development I can still hear those words in my ear: “Life is a participatory sport.” All I had to do was look around and I’d see all sorts of opportunities. In our home something always needed to be done, so at any outward sign of …

Join the Cookie Ministry

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Pick up a bag on Sunday and return it with two dozen home-baked cookies, brownie bites and/or homemade breads cut into quarters for Sunday fellowship. Return filled bags to baskets in the Parlor next Sunday. Cookies are needed every week and will be frozen for use in coming weeks.

Amani Choir

Lara Schopp Adult Music, Connect, Metro Service, Music Ministry, Serve, Serve Our Church

Our interfaith and intercultural singing group, formed in partnership with Della Lamb Community Services, resumes weekly rehearsals starting Thurs., June 7 at 6:00 p.m. at the Kansas City University Alumni Center. Singers of any skill level are invited to join this group. Please email Corey Meyer if you wish to join.

August Collection Connection

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

During the month of August we are collecting both new and gently used school uniforms for the children at Hartman Elementary. Khaki or navy pants and navy polo shirts, in sizes 6, 8, and 10 especially needed. Please leave your donations in the basket. Monetary donations marked “school uniforms” also needed.

Fall Houston Mission Trip

Lara Schopp Mission Trips, Mission Trips

Looking for an opportunity to serve over Labor Day Weekend? Corey Meyer and Mike Graves will lead a long-weekend trip, August 30th to Sept. 3 to Houston for hurricane recovery work with Disciples Home Missions.