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#LOVEFREDERICK/Sign Up Online: You can now submit your ideas for serving the entire Frederick County community as part of our #LOVEFREDERICK outreach. Just click here to fill out the form. Remember, we'll be closing up church and taking God's Word and love to the streets of Frederick County the weekend of October 6th & 7th, so here's your chance to speak into how you'd like to serve.

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Saturday Worship Break: Just a friendly reminder that our worship team and support staff are taking a break from Saturday services for the next two weekends. So, no Saturday service on July 7th, or July 14thSunday's services at 9:15am and 11:00am will continue as normal. We'll celebrate the return of Saturday nights on July 21st with food trucks and fellowship after church.

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Summer Congregational Meeting: Sunday, July 8th, 6:30pm in the adult classroom. The meeting will address F4C, Next Steps, and we'll vote on Mike Hourigan to serve another elder term. There will also be a proposed change to the Church Constitution and By-Laws regarding elder terms.

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Lawn Care/Gardener Volunteers: MVCC is looking for two volunteers to help keep the outside of our church looking beautiful: a master gardener-type or someone with a great green thumb to maintain the floral aspects around the grounds, and one other person with some lawn care skills to assist with cutting, string trimming & weed spraying around the basketball court, fire pit, & baseball infield areas (requires about 1-1/2 hours a week during the grass cutting season). If you'd like to serve our church in either capacity, please email Facilities Manager, Dennis Shaw at  dennis.shaw@mvccfrederick.com or call his cell; 301-252-5693.

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End of Summer Baptism: Save the date, Sunday, August 26th, 5:00pm and plan to join us for this special end-of-summer event. If you're thinking of being baptized, please check out our Baptism web page where you can get more info, watch a video, and answer and submit a questionnaire. 

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Churchwide Family Picnic: We're closing out the  summer on August 26th with our annual cookout here at the church. Save the date and plan to join us for the fellowship, food, and fun, starting right after our Baptism service ends.

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Power Camp Meals Needed: FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) needs help providing meals for the volunteers at this year's Power Camp, July 16th-July 20th. You can donate food or contribute with a monetary gift. We need to provide food for around 50-volunteers, including coaches. If you can help, please email or text Michelle Johnson at sports101mom@gmail.com, 301-641-2874. You may also email Debbi Minto at dminto@fca.org.

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Orphan Ministry Meeting: MVCC Orphan Ministry's Adoption Connect Group is meeting this Sunday, July 8th from 4:30 to 5:30 in the first portable classroom. This is a time to get together to socialize and support all families who have adopted or are in the process of  adopting. Light snacks and childcare provided. RSVP to orphan@mvccfrederick.org.

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Stephen Bon Memorial Golf Tournament: Save the date...Friday, September 14th...but sign up now for this special event that benefits the Stephen Bon Children's Trust Fund. Pick up a flyer at the lobby kiosk, or email Ray Henry at sbmemorialgolf@gmail.com. Sponsorships and donations from small businesses, large corporations, and individuals are also being accepted.

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Young Adult Summer Group: Want to connect with other couples and singles 25-32-years old to share life and God's Word, support one another, and serve together on select Wednesday evenings this summer? Location is in the Ballenger Creek area. For address and more info, please reach out to one of the following people: Jacob Brain, jbrainiv@gmail.com; Mallory Brain,  mnbrain2016@gmail.com; or Brian Patton, b.patton033@gmail.com. No childcare provided for this group.

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"Change for Life" Baby Bottles: If you have not yet turned in your baby bottles full of spare change, please feel free to drop them off at the kiosks in upper and lower lobbys during weekend services, or at the church office during the week.

MINI CAMP!! August 2-4, all View high school students are invited to come stay with us at Camp Round Meadow in Catoctin Park. We will have lots of group activities, time together around the fire, lake swimming, and more! It’s a great way to bond and make new friendships. Forms available outside The PIT.

**Please note: NO WOW tonight; resumes on 7/11. The next SOS is on 7/8.

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God's Fruit Stand:  Open this weekend! Remind your children to gather up all their Backyard Bucks and bring them to church to redeem at the Stand after  both Sunday services.  

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MOMS Connect Registration: Sign up now online to make some great connections with other Moms for 2018-2019. We start in September and meet on the 2nd Monday of each month from 9:15-11:15am through May.  We welcome all moms and their pre-school children (ages 0-5) to join us as we explore the theme “Connected.”  A pre-school program is included. For more info visit us on our MVCC webpage by clicking here. You may also drop us an email at Momsconnect@mvccfrederick.com.

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Weekly Prayer Group: Meets weekly, Tuesday mornings, from 9:00-10:00am in the Prayer & Comfort Room.  Please contact Jan Drass, jdrass2@comcast.net if you have questions. Child care is not available.

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Men's Bible Study: No Bible study this coming  Friday, July 6th, due to the holiday week.

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Congregational Care: If you or someone you know is seeking counsel or assistance, please email Pastor Adam at pastoradam@mvccfrederick.com

Prayer Requests: Here at MVCC, we welcome the opportunity to partner with you and lift up personal and community prayers..."They all joined together constantly in prayer..." Acts 1:14 (NIV)  If you have a need or know others in need of prayer, our prayer team awaits any requests you have. Please send to prayer@mvccfrederick.com.

"Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another above yourselves...Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Share with God's people who are in need. Practice hospitality." Romans 12:10-13.

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