In this issue:
Saturday, June 5, Kid's Praise team practice
Sunday June 6, Communion Sunday
June 7 - 11, VBS!
Sunday June 13, VBS Sunday
Buckner Shoe Drive and more.....
Sunday Mornings
Sunday, June 6

Worship Service with Celebration of the Lord's Supper


Sermon title:
"Rise and Share:
The Gospel Goes Out"
Sunday, June 13

VBS Sunday
Children will be presenting their VBS songs and we we will have fellowship in the foyer following our worship service.

Sermon title:
"Rise and Share:
The Gospel Goes In"
Rocky Railway VBS 2021 June 7 - 11
9:00 am - Noon
Climb aboard for mountains of fun at Rocky Railway! On this faith-filled adventure, kids discover that trusting Jesus pulls them through life’s ups and downs. Thank you for your generous donations. Our TRAIN is full of students so registration is now closed. We look forward to seeing you next week!
Buckner Shoe Drive for local school kids
BUCKNER SHOES FOR SCHOOL SUPPLY TRAIN FUNDRAISER
Please help our VBS kids raise money to purchase new shoes for the School Supply Train and/or donate brand new sneakers. Donations may be dropped off in the office or the foyer through Friday, June 18.

Thank Yous
Thank you all so much for the water bottle and devotional book! I am so thankful for the friends and the relationship I have grown with Christ through this church. Valerie Smith
Thank you so much for helping us to collect 2,000 new pairs of shoes for children in our community! You Guys continue to be true lights in any community and continue to inspire others to do the same. We know that each pair of shoes will give children confidence and HOPE! Thank you!
Blessings! Reagan Maldonado, Buckner Family Services
Congregational Care
Please Pray for:
William McCluskey, Becky Birdsong, Charles Moseley, Robert Metzler, Ralph Diamond, Larry Bennett, Joanne Stephens, Dotty Rawlins, Jeanneen Jewell, Jean Pollock, Rebecca Williams, Jan Kelly, Barbara Steinbach, Aaron Leath
Our Retired Community:
Arabella: Joann Peterson
Buckner- Martha Ellis, Dorothy Chandler, Elaine Beckett, Jim Yancey
Parkview - Marge Smith
Summer Meadows - Joanne Stephens
Lindale- Dotty Rawlins
Carthage - Naomi McPeek
Henderson- Bob Bement
Oklahoma - Jean Knight
Wisconsin - Ellie Bessey
Mansfield - John Williamson
Gilmer - Joe Poole
Happy Birthday!
6/3: Derick Van Zyl
6/4: Mackenzie Hedgecock
6/5: Gordon Northcutt
6/6: Katherine Burlingame
6/8: Ann Bruton, Bill Burlingame
6/9: Archer Northcutt, Josh Newsham
6/10: Suzanne Flahie
6/11: Otto Mendez
6/13: Barbara Rowley
6/14: Fred Irwin, Jonah Kral
6/15: Carolyn Hale
6/16: Ray Wei
6/22 Wil White
Youth and Children

Saturday, June 5 @ 10:00 practice in the Sanctuary 
Youth USE THIS
Longview EPC Youth Ministry now on Instagram!
Go to epc_longview_youth

Many of us travel throughout the summer, but would you please consider finding a few dates that you could commit to serving our littlest congregants? Thank you for your service! Click HERE to sign up.
Calendar and Upcoming Events:
Thursday, June 3
5:30 p.m. Praise Team
Friday, June 4
9:00 a.m. VBS Workday
Saturday, June 5
10:00 a.m. Kids' Praise Team
Sunday, June 6
9:30 a.m. Worship Service with
Celebration of the Lord's Supper
3:00 p.m. Youth Summer Sundays
Monday, June 7 through
Friday, June 11 9:00 a.m. VBS
Wednesday, June 9
5:45 p.m. Youth Movie Night
Thursday, June 10
5:30 p.m. Praise Team
Sunday, June 13
9:30 a.m. VBS Sunday Worship Service with fellowship
3:00 p.m. Youth Summer Sundays
"Coming together to know Christ and make him known"
PLEASE NOTE: SHREDDING BOXES AVAILABLE FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE FROM SHRED-IT LOCATED IN TRINITY HALL FOYER AND IN THE CHURCH OFFICE
The next semi-monthly church newsletter will be published on June 17.