10-2-2013 Memo

October Song:  Psalter #81 stanzas 1,3,4.

Donuts:  Wednesday, October 9.

Faith Scrip:  see back of memo

Teacher’s Convention:  see back of memo

Soccer Party:  The End-of-the-Season Soccer party will be held at Mrs. Amy Regnerus’ house on Wed, Oct 11.  The students will be transported there after school and can be picked up between 5:30-6:00pm.

Pancake Breakfast:  The Randolph Fire Dept is putting on a pancake breakfast this Saturday morning from 7-11 at the fire station in conjunction with fire prevention week. Cost is — adults $5, Kids $3, or a family for $20. We hope to see you there!!

RCS Coach Opening:  Basketball coaches needed for the 2013-14 season.  The boys’ A-Team and the girls’ B-Team are in need of coaches for this year.  Do you have a love for God and kids, have knowledge of the game of basketball, and have a desire to pass that knowledge on to young players in a Christ-centered manner and setting?  Maybe God is calling you to this position.  Call Mr. Heuver at 326-3320 for more information.

Apple Dumplings: The Ladies School Circle will be assembling apple dumplings next Wednesday, October 9, in church beginning at 8:00 a.m.  Please come join us to help the great cause of supporting Faith Christian School.

Banket:  It is time to order your homemade Banket from Eastside Christian School!  This delicious Dutch treat is packaged unbaked and frozen and priced at $6.00 a stick.  We are accepting orders through October 4; call or email Heidi Van Baren (616.682.0086 or The Banket will be delivered via our teachers to the 2013 Teachers Convention.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY to Mrs. Kathy Tamminga on Sat., Sept 28 and to Mrs. Michon Alsum on Thursday, Oct 3!\

Faith Scrip News

We are working on our first payout for our scrip program. In our first 6 months of operation, our families decreased the cost of their tuition by over $3,000!!  You will be receiving your statement with your order on Friday, or in your church mailbox. If you have any questions with your statement, please contact a coordinator asap. Your tuition accounts (or donation account of your choice) will be credited after October 15.  — For the week of teacher's Convention, we will be placing an order as normal, but pick-up will be Saturday morning from 9:30-10am. — See your Faith Scrip News email for specials and more info. — Sarah Hoksbergen is the coordinator on call for the month of October.

Kathie (326-3309), Sara O. (382-9156), Sarah H. (326-3824)  

The Teacher’s Convention if now only 3 weeks away!  The food committee has finalized the menus is now seeking your help in various areas!

Wed, Oct 23
1-4pm – food preparation (4 people)

Thurs, Oct 24
8:45-11am – clean up breakfast, prepare, serve & clean up coffee time (3 people)
10:30-1:00 – prepare, serve & clean up lunch, prep coffee time (3 people)
12:30-4:00(ish) – clean up at FCS & prep for Friday (2 people)
6:00-9/10:00 – clean up supper and prep for breakfast (4 people)

Fri, Oct 25
6:45-9:30am – breakfast prep & clean up, coffee time prep (2 people)
8:00am-?? – breakfast clean up (1 person)
9:30-12:30(ish) coffee time prep, serve & all clean up (2 people)

In addition to these jobs, we need 8 volunteers to make 2 pans of bars each by Wed. afternoon, 6 volunteers to make 3 dozen cookies by Wed. afternoon and 10 volunteers to make a dessert by Thurs. afternoon.

Two different sign up sheets (1 for kitchen help & 1 for food) will be on the counter in the narthex at church on Sunday.  Please consider the need for your help to make this convention run smoothly and be ready to sign up that morning.  See a committee member with any questions.

Thank you!

Cheryl Regnerus, Jenn VanBaren, Marcia VanBaren and Corrie VanderVeen