Mission Center News - August

eLearning Temple School Classes

Cost is $25. To register, please visit www.developmetrics.organd click on “USA Registration” on the left.

Enrollment is open for 8-week online sessions (limited space available) held August 8–September 27:

  • Introduction to Priesthood Ministry (MP300)

  • Ministry of the Priest (MP304)

  • Ministry of the Elder (MP305)


Women’s Retreat @ The Highlands

Celebrating Women II
9 am – 12 noon Saturday, August 10 

Women from Midlands, Central, and Farwest Mission Centers are invited to join together and share their life experiences, problems and joys. Guest ministry provided by Apostle Janné Grover, First People Field Specialist Carol Caplinger, and Highlands Elder Nancy Short. For questions please contact Mary Jane Stafford, Ph.D. at 816.335.5285.


Prayer Mini Retreat @ The Temple

Fully Awake: A Day of Prayer and Spiritual Renewal
9 am – 4 pm Saturday, August 17

To register ($30) visit SpiritualFormationCenter.org or email Katie at KHMcLaughlin@CofChrist.org.


Taco Bar @ Bethel

All proceeds benefit the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society 
4 – 8 pm Saturday, September 7
for another 
AWESOME summer of youth camps and reunions!

Kill two birds with one stone: good food for a good cause! Please join us for our first annual TEAM JOJO all you can eat taco bar and DKMS cheek swab at Bethel Community of Christ: 8510 Leavenworth Rd, KC. Adults $10; kids age 12 and under $5. This event is to honor our loved one Joe Broderick. Please RSVP to Jill Billings 913.961.4245.


Mission Field Priesthood Gathering

Sacraments: Expressions of Christ’s Peace
September 20 & 21

An opportunity for all Priesthood members in the Central USA Mission Field: Central, Central Missouri, Far West, Gateway, Midlands, and Mid-South Mission Centers. 

Guest ministry provided by Presiding Evangelist Jane Gardner. Childcare and free will donation lunch available on Saturday.

Communion Service in the Temple Sanctuary
7:00 – 8:30 pm Friday, September 20

Worship and Sessions in the Temple
9:00 am – 3:30 pm Saturday, September 21
(Registration 8:30 am – 9:00 am)


Save the Date

AUG 4–10        Adventure Reunion @ YMCA of the Rockies www.centralmission.org/adventurer

AUG 10            Women’s Retreat @ The Highlands

AUG 16            Coffee Talk 9 am @ HyVee - 13400 W 87th St., Lenexa, KS

AUG 17            Mini-Retreat @ The Temple

SEPT 7              Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fundraiser @ Bethel  

SEPT 19            Coffee Talk 7 pm @ Norton Heights

SEPT 20            Coffee Talk 9 am @ Perkins - 6292 North Oak Trafficway, KCMO

SEPT 20–21     Mission Field Priesthood Gathering @ The Temple

OCT 25             Coffee Talk @ Topeka

NOV 8             Coffee Talk @ Your congregation? Contact Donna 316.644.4079