Here’s more information about what’s happening at Sioux Falls First:

An elderly woman from our church is in need of a double or queen sized bed. If you have one you would like to donate, please contact the church office for her contact information.

PINE RIDGE MISSIONS TRIP FOR MEN – AUGUST 11 & 12

We need a few good men for a missions trip to help missionaries Gus & Terry Craven at Wanblee, SD on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. We will mentor and teach young men ages 9-13 how to work in “your” field of expertise. 1st organizational meeting is Sun., Aug. 6, at 10:15 am in the Missions Room (inside the church office). Sign up in the office or contact Jerry Nelson at 605-376-7220.

Revolution at the lake

Middle and High School students! Join us this Wednesday, August 2, at Wall Lake from 3-9 pm. We will provide hot dogs and snacks and you can bring your swimsuits, towels, lawn chair if you would like one, and any games you would like to play. See you there!

Fall life group fair

Fall is fast approaching and it’s time to think about our new LIFEGroup semester. If you are interested in starting a new group or plan to continue a current group, please stop in the office to pick up a form. We will display the new classes at our LIFEgroup Fair on Sunday, August 27th.

Night of worship

On Wednesday, August 9, at 6:45PM we will join together for a night of worship as we celebrate what God is doing in our lives and continue to seek him in a real and authentic way.

THRIVE: Play Date!

Tuesday, Aug 15, at 10am at the home of Jill Schlekeway.  Water fun, lunch and fun.  Find Jill’s contact information in the church office.

50+ Ministries Fall get together

Seniors (or anyone 50 and older), you won’t want to miss the SD fall gathering happening Saturday, September 9th, here at our church. The event begins at 11:00 am and includes lunch for $15. Speakers are Tim and Sharon Thomas from Des Moines, Iowa. Please register in the church office (payment is due when you register). Deadline is August 24th.

FAMILY FUN NIGHT AT THUNDER ROAD!

Join us at Thunder Road on Wednesday, August 16th, from 6:30-8:30 pm. Cost is $17 for an unlimited ride wristband ($51 family maximum). **There are not other activities at the church this night.

USED BOOKS WANTED

Adrienne Hartman is collecting used novels for a new book store that will be opening up soon in Sioux Falls.  Please bring any fiction books you wish to donate to the church office.

LIFELIGHT CITY FEST

We will be collecting wet wipes and Kleenex for Lifelight until August 20th for City Fest. They will be used in care packages given to people when they come. If you would like to donate, please bring items to the church office.

City Fest is August 26-27 at the Sioux Falls Canaries Stadium. The event will include a main stage with local and multi-cultural speakers, and Christian music artists. We intend to honor business leaders and employees for service, as well as Church, Government, Law Enforcement and Fire/Rescue workers for their service to our community.  There will also be children, youth and family activities. All to celebrate what God is doing in Sioux Falls! See the Newsboys, Jeremy Camp and more! Admission is free with ticket which can be found at www.lifelight.org. Gates open at 2:30 pm.

Youth Night is August 25th from 6-9 pm at the Ramkota Exhibit Hall. You don’t want to miss this incredible night of concerts, seminars, worship, BMX & skate, giveaways, and more! This is a great way to start your City Fest weekend! Come join us as we hear messages on how to Live, Love, & Lead like Jesus. Includes a special Q&A with Sadie Robertson and the other artists. Register NOW to reserve your spot! Free admission! Register at www.lifelight.org