UPCOMING EVENTS
 
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD
Pick up your OCC boxes today!
Nov. 12 – Collection of boxes
Demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to children in need around the world through Operation Christmas Child. Pack a shoebox for a boy or girl in need. Learn more and pick up your OCC boxes at the Connections Counter. You can also donate online at www.samaritanspurse.org/operation-christmas-child/the-greatest-journey
THANKSGIVING BASKETS
Now to Nov. 13: Receive Basket Recipient Names
Sunday, Oct. 29: Benevolent Offering
Saturday, Nov. 18: Basket Deliveries
“Your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God.” Join us once again as we come together to provide Thanksgiving Baskets to those in need. Last year, 120 families were blessed by your generosity. Contact Maury Riker at yakimariker@gmail.com to submit names of people you feel would benefit from a Thanksgiving Basket and if you are able to volunteer for basket delivery.
MID-HIGH ALL NIGHTER
Fri., Oct. 20 at 7:00 pm to Sat., Oct. 21 at 7:00 am
Oasis Youth Center (drop off/pickup at Oasis)
Cost: $20
Join us for another Mid-High All Nighter. We will stay up all night, go to Get Air Trampoline Park, play games, eat food and have loads of fun. Bring a snack/beverage to share, sleeping bag, pillow and a friend. Details & permission forms also available at the Connections Counter.Parents must complete a waiver for Get Air online at
SUMMITVIEW ELEMENTARY FALL FESTIVAL CANDY DONATIONS STILL NEEDED
Please consider donating candy for their Fall Festival. There will be a bin by the Connections Counter for candy donations through Oct. 22.
HIGH SCHOOL MIDNIGHT HIKE – Sign up here
Friday, October 27 from 9:00 pm – 1:00 am
Meet at the Oasis
All engage students and their families are invited to join us for a midnight hike at Naches Peak Loop. Bring a flashlight and plenty of water for the trail. Wear layers and tennis shoes. 
SOUL SISTERS FALL FESTIVAL BRUNCH
Saturday, October 28 at 10:00 am
Commons
$3: Suggested donation at the door
Soul Sisters is a ministry for women who worship alone. Join us at our Fall Festival Brunch where we will have great food, fun and fellowship. Sign up at the Connections Counter by Oct. 22. Questions: Arlee Volz at avolz@charter.net
FAMILY SUNDAY WORSHIP
COMMUNION & CHILD DEDICATION
Sunday, October 29
Family Sunday Worship is your opportunity to lead by example. We encourage everyone to bring your children to worship with you. Children 3 years to Pre-K will be dismissed just before the sermon.
ALL CHURCH POTLUCK
Wednesday, November 1 at 5:30 pm
Commons
Every first Wednesday of the month we encourage everyone to join us for an ALL CHURCH potluck and take part in the FX Family eXperience at 6:30 pm. Tater Tot casserole, brownies and water provided. Please bring a side to serve 12.
FX FAMILY EXPERIENCE
Wednesday, November 1 at 6:30 pm
Worship Center
Childcare available for birth to 2 yrs.
Every first Wednesday of the month, West Side Kids (3 years – 5th grade) and their families are invited to join together and have fun learning about Jesus. At FX, your family will participate in interactive games, activities and worship.
4-5th GRADE GAME NIGHT
Friday, November 3
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Worship Center
All 4-5th grade students and their parents are invited to Game Night. We will be playing Dodgeball and other interactive games. Bring a friend and a snack to share.
HIGH SCHOOL TURKEY BOWL
Saturday, November 4
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Oasis Youth Center
It’s time for our 5th Annual Turkey Bowl. Come dressed for an afternoon of football and fun. Bring a friend and invite your parents. Questions: hannah@westsidechurch.info
VETERANS APPRECIATION BREAKFAST
Saturday, November 4
7:30 am – 9:30 am
Commons
All veterans and guests are invited to join us as we honor your service. Sign up at the Connections Counter. For more information, contact Don Jameson at 509-965-1390.
MID-HIGH BELIEVE CONFERENCE
Friday, November 10 at 3:45 pm to Saturday, November 11 at 8:00 pm
Portland, OR (drop off/pickup at Oasis)
Cost: $70 by Nov. 5 – $85 after Nov. 5
Believe is a high-energy weekend event in Portland, Oregon. It’s structured specifically for Mid-High students (6-8th grade) and is packed with powerful worship and teaching from God’s Word. Invite a friend. REGISTER HERE  and PAY HERE (debit card only). 
A parent/guardian must also complete BELIEVE CONFERENCE MEDICAL RELEASE
 
MID-HIGH & HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH
SERVICE PROJECT
Friday, November 17
3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Commons
Students will be helping to make Thanksgiving Baskets. Bring a friend.
 
4-5th GRADE GIRLS ARE BAKING PIES FOR UGM
Saturday, November 18, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Church Kitchen
Wednesday, November 15: Supply donations due
Please Consider donating supplies
• 102 cans (12 oz) evaporated milk
• 102 cans (16 oz) pumpkin
• 68 lbs flour
• 40 lbs sugar
• 7 dozen large eggs
• 12 packs (3 sticks each) Crisco butter flavor sticks
• 102 foil pie tins (9 inch)
Parents please contact samara@westsidechurch.info if you can help provide lunch for the workers or a vehicle to bring pies to UGM.