What is Happening This Week 7/7-7/10/22

We have one more work day to set-up for Vacation Bible School. Helpers of all ages are asked to come tomorrow, Friday, July 8, from 9:00 am – noon.  

If you are a VBS volunteer, we will have training on Sunday, July 10 at 11:30 am in the Sanctuary (as soon as the 10:30 service is over). We will provide pizza for lunch as we learn everything we need to know about VBS!  

VBS begins on Sunday, July 10 at 5:30 pm! You can still register HERE. We are going to have a Monumental time!  

NO 8:30 am Worship    
We will resume outdoor worship when the weather is cooler.    

10:30 am Sunday Morning Worship In-person and Livestreamed
We hope you are joining us either in-person, or for online worship on Facebook Live. We will be on Facebook again this Sunday at 10:30 am. If you have missed any of the services, or do not use Facebook, you may also find them on our website hcumc.org.   

Sunday, July 10
Scripture: Luke 10:25-37
Guest preacher, Rev. Debbie Riggsby  

Sunday School  
9:15 am
Children’s Classes:
Kinder to 5th – Covenant Center
Youth – Youth Room
Infants to PreK – Nursery

Adult Classes:
Seekers – Room 210 Upstairs
Spiritual Journeymen – Room 212 Upstairs
Pathfinders – Room 211 Upstairs
Daughters of Shalom – Room 208 Upstairs

For more information or questions, contact Laulie Eckeberger at [email protected]  

Prayers of the People  
Please keep the following people in your prayers this week:
The Gentry family; the Trimble family; the McCoy family; the Paa family; the Mitchell family; Norma Boren; Leslie Ann and Morrigan Fincke; Matthew Perry; Ed Webb; Jim Ott; Gina Ott; Sharon Harris; Travis Williams; Mary Harrison; Kathy Cooley and our friends at Atria Carrollton.

monumental-vbs-logo-LoRes-RGB.jpg Starts Sunday!  
Vacation Bible School
July 10-14
5:30 -8 pm
for kids ages 3 thru 5th grade
Monumental: Celebrating God’s Greatness. We will have snack supper at 5:30 and then Monumental games, Bible Stories and FUN will begin at 6:00! Registration is still open. Register HERE!  

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Sack Summer Hunger
Saturdays through July 30
Just 4 more weeks!
Sign up HERE

Sack Summer Hunger provides nutritious, easy-to-prepare meals to families with school-aged children who depend on free and reduced lunch programs throughout the school year. Meals are delivered every Saturday free of charge.  
We especially need volunteers to deliver to the families!   

The commitment is no more than 2 hours on Saturday morning. If you have questions, email Ashley Norris at [email protected].  Sign up HERE!  

Summer Choir  
Join us each Sunday at 10 am in the choir room to rehearse music for worship!  


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Dinner & Game Night
Friday, July 22
6 pm Covenant Center  
Bring your family, friends and your favorite game! Food & fellowship for all ages. Dinner will be a taco bar.    

Breakfast for Austin Street
Food Collection
Saturday, July 30
9 am to Noon
Holy Covenant Kitchen

Holy Covenant is scheduled to again provide breakfast for the homeless at Austin Street Shelter. If you are able to donate food, please prepare 12 sandwiches, 12 pieces of fruit and 12 hard-boiled eggs and deliver them to Holy Covenant on Saturday, July 30th, between 9 am and noon. Bottled water and juice boxes are also appreciated. Please drive around to the kitchen door where members of the Spiritual Journeymen will receive the donations from you.  

The Journeymen will deliver the food to Austin Street Saturday afternoon. Please contact Rick Davis (972-814-5325 [email protected]) with any questions.   

Now Hiring  
ECDP is looking for teachers to add to our staff! We need two Toddler/2’s teachers who will be willing to plan and implement developmentally appropriate, play based lessons, attend the needs of the children, build relationships with the children and their families, and all other aspects of working in these classrooms. This teacher will also work with other passionate early childhood educators.  

We also need a Music Teacher who will plan and implement developmentally appropriate music lessons for each class ages 18 months – Kindergarten (including instruments, dance, singing, etc.), build relationships with the children and their families, and work with other passionate early childhood educators. This teacher will work with the PE teacher and director to put together a Christmas show and a Spring show.  

We also need a PE Teacher who will plan and implement developmentally appropriate gross motor lessons (including movement and dance) for each class ages 18 months – Kindergarten, build relationships with the children and their families, and work with other passionate early childhood educators. This teacher will work with the music teacher and director to put together a Christmas show and a Spring show.  

Please contact Heather Hinton [email protected] for more information.  


Food Pantry
Pantry Hours:
Tuesday-Thursday from 10-2 
2nd and 4th Sundays from 12-1 pm.  

URGENT needs: soups, chili, cereal, peanut butter, mac & cheese, cookies and dog/cat food.
Donations may be delivered Thursdays and Saturdays from 10:00-noon. In addition to that, we accept donations on Sundays before and after both worship services. There will be carts outside the Pantry for your donations.  

The Missions Team thanks you for always being there to support the Food Pantry with your donations, your time, and your prayers.              

You may give ONLINE or send checks to: Holy Covenant UMC 1901 E. Peters Colony Rd. Carrollton, TX 75007   Giving.png Online Giving Donate here or use the QR code. You may set up a regular pledge payment by choosing the frequency of donations.