The (Church) Mouse August, 2016

...excerpts from the monthly newsletter of the First Presbyterian Church of Yellville, Arkansas

Mission Trip to McGehee in August

Last March, McGehee, AR had 15 ½ inches of rainfall and in the flatlands there was nowhere for the water to go! The community is working to repair 32 houses and our Presbytery folks are going to help put up new dry wall and flooring and do some painting. If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, sign up now! There is more information and a copy of the registration form on the bulletin board.

Location: McGehee, AR
Date: Monday, August 8 – Friday, August 12
Cost: $50.00
Deadline: Thursday, August 4th

Women Bible Study to Resume in September

Fall Bible Study begins Monday, September 19 at 5:15 p.m. or Tuesday, September 20 at 9:30 a.m. We will be studying "Bad Girls of the Bible" by Liz Curtis Higgs.  From Eve to the Woman at the Well, Delilah to Sapphira, the Bad Girls of the Bible study will bring you closer than ever to these shady ladies from Scripture who have so much to teach us!

Fall Choir Practice Resumes

Our first choir practice for the Fall will be Wednesday, August 31st at 5:30 p.m.! We’ll sing a little, then get all of the “first practice visiting” done while we share a meal. Bring a dish! Like to sing? Come join us!!