February Newsletter *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* News and Events at The Journey South County View this email in your browser A MESSAGE FROM PASTOR JASON CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH Sunday, February 17, 4 p.m. In celebration of Black History Month, The Journey is excited to welcome the Community Gospel Choir to The Journey Hanley Road for a beautiful performance open to the St. Louis community. Invite a friend and mark your calendar today! Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org. LET US KNOW YOU'RE COMING! This month, follow our Instagram Stories! Throughout February, we'll be highlighting and recognizing the contributions of African Americans to the church and U.S. history on our @thejourneystl Instagram Stories – be sure to follow along! EMPOWERED TO CONNECT SIMULCAST SAVE THE DATE! Friday and Saturday, April 5-6, 2019 Hosted at The Journey Tower Grove Join us for the Empowered to Connect Conference Simulcast and experience practical teaching in a safe and supportive community as we learn together and work to equip families, churches, and professionals to better serve children impacted by adoption and foster care. LEARN MORE + REGISTER UPCOMING EVENTS & NEWS Kids, pack up your blankets and join us for a fun evening to watch Disney's version of the Rapunzel story, Tangled. Adults, don't count yourselves out, this movie will entertain you as well! Pizza can be purchased for dinner. Popcorn and drinks will be provided. Families, join us TONIGHT, Friday, February 1! Doors open at 5:30, and the movie will start promptly at 6:15. We rescheduled after the snow storm, so we hope you can make this new date! REGISTER If you have questions about retirement planning, paying for college, managing debt, or making a difference – you're not alone. It’s okay to ask for help! JOYFM is sharing a number of different educational resources online, and The Journey South County is hosting two workshops during the month of February in partnership with Thrivent Financial: Wise With Money: Making a Difference: Sharing Time, Talent, and Treasure Wise With Money: Income Taxes and Retirement RSVP and find workshop descriptions at www.joyfmonline.org Short-term Mission Trips Info Meeting The Journey International Mobilization Team is hosting a lunch after the 10 a.m. service on February 24 in the Commons Area for those in our church who are interested in learning more about short-term mission trip opportunities with The Journey. REGISTER Friday, March 1, 6-9 p.m. and Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. GROW is a conference that is focused on the science of relationships, child development, strengthening the parent-child relationship, and supporting parents with practical tools to care well for their children in the midst of big emotions, difficult and confusing behaviors and a growing brain. LEARN MORE Thursday, February 21 7 p.m. The Journey South County The person behind the mixing console is as important to a worship team as any vocalist or musician. In fact, they’re probably the most important member of the band! If you’ve ever been interested in learning more about running sound in a church, especially sound at The Journey South County, then this hands-on workshop is for you! Whether you’re experienced at running sound or completely clueless about faders and EQ settings, come learn from one of the best sound clinicians in the St. Louis area as he covers everything from basic live mixing concepts to advanced tips and tricks for running sound on our mixing console. Register today so we can make sure to save you a spot! REGISTER Our next baptism service is on Sunday, March 10. We believe the Bible clearly communicates baptism as a vital step of discipleship and obedience to Christ. Register here and watch this video on the power of baptism. PRAYER GROUP Would you like to pray alongside others for the needs of the church? We are starting a new prayer group, and we'd like to invite you to be a part! If you'd like to join and receive regular prayer requests, please email Laura, and she'll add you to the group. JOIN US FOR A NEW SERMON SERIES! STARTING | Sunday, February 10 How do we walk out 'the middle' of difficult and uncertain life experiences? How do we engage the Lord there? And what do we do with our fears? Next week, we’ll be launching into a brand new sermon series on the book of Joshua that will address questions like these and more. Be sure to join us on the first week and receive your very own journal! Copyright © 2019 The Journey South County, All rights reserved. Our mailing address is: 6915 Weber Road, St. Louis, MO 63123 Want to change how you receive these emails? You can update your preferences or unsubscribe from this list.