February Newsletter

Annual Missions Weekend- FEB 26-28

We are super excited about another missions focused weekend at SCC!! This is a homecoming of sorts for many of the missionaries and organizations that we support. The weekend is filled with times to connect with old friends and meet new ones. Please join us for each of the events below!

Friday Night Dinner- Feb 26th 5:00-7:00

We will meet in the fellowship hall on Friday, Feb 26th with many of our mission partners. Each partner will host a table to share about their ministry. This is an opportunity to connect and hear what the Lord is doing specifically with our mission partners in the field. You must sign up here to attend.

Saturday Night Bonfire- Feb 27th 6:30

Join us for an informal time of fellowship around a bonfire at the Skaggs residence. All are welcome, come and go as desired!

Sunday Worship and Fair- Feb 28th

We are excited to feature David Palusky from Renew World Outreach as the guest Sunday Morning speaker for this year's conference!! You will be amazed at how Renew is advancing the Kingdom through technology!

Also from 10:15-11:00 many of our global and local mission partners will be in the courtyard with information about their ministries. Please stop by to say hello!

Coming Up in Missions

Lifeline's Benefit Dinner

On March 3rd come out to McGregor Baptist to hear about the powerful ministry at Lifeline Family Center. This is a perfect opportunity to learn about how the Lord is saving two lives at a time. Steve Green will be performing and we will hear from local pastor Dan Betzer. There will be a request made to give financially to the ministry. Click here for more info!

2016 Mission Trips

The following mission trips are being planned for this year. Please contact Pr. Brad for more information.

Feb- Cuba, teaching technology/theology (Feb 13-23)

April- Cuba, evangelism/healing/deliverance (April 23-30)

April- Dominican Republic, playground project (18-22)

June- Peru, Inca Link's children's rescue program (June 17-26)

July- Moldova, annual English camp (June 27-July 8)

Aug- Mexico, working alongside the Blyckers (Aug 8-16)

Oct- Honduras, Roatan orphanage ministry (Oct 15-22)

Nov- Staten Island, working alongside New Hope Church (Nov 21-26?)

2016 Local Work Projects

The following local missions work projects are scheduled. These are light work projects that require no special skills- all are welcome to help. The SCC bus will leave the campus around 8:00am and return late afternoon each day. Contact Dave Truelsen (847) 305-9175 for more information.

Feb 20- Fort Myers Rescue Mission

March 12- Riverside/Trailways Camp

April 16- Nations Association


Every month we feature one of our mission partners in our Special Mission Offering (SMO). This is a way for us to expose some of the ministries that we regularly support and present an opportunity for the congregation to assist directly in helping us reach our financial commitments. Feel free to contact Pastor Brad with any questions regarding the SMOs. Click on the video below to find out about this month's focus!