MOPS is designed to nurture mothers of preschool children and expectant mothers. Moms have the opportunity to make new friends, share experiences, and laugh together in a safe, loving, and Christian environment. They learn Biblical principles pertaining to womanhood, parenting and marriage.
Please remember to bring your donation items for Operation Christmas Child to our next meeting on Thursday, November 14. You can check with your discussion group leader for more details. Items should be appropriate for children ages 5-9 years. Our goal this year is 24 boxes! We will be packing the boxes after our meeting, so if you cannot attend, please arrange to drop off your items with your discussion group leader.
If you are also packing your own box with your family, please bring your packed box with $7 shipping included inside. Details on packing your own box are on the Samaritan’s Purse website here.
Used or damaged items; war-related items such as toy guns, knives or military figures; chocolate or food; out-of-date candy; liquids or lotions; medications or vitamins; breakable items such as snow globes or glass containers; aerosol cans.
Thank you to our speakers who offered ideas on Upcycling and Green Cleaning.
*Simply put, its using products that are safe and healthy for you and the environment.
*It is safer for you and your family and might clear up any health problems you might not even be aware of.
*Beware of supermarket products labeled “green” or “natural.” Remember they don’t have to label all ingredients. Keep it simple and try making your own cleaning supplies.
|Glass Cleaner||Windex 26 oz. $4.39||Homemade 26 oz. $0.35|
|Stain Remover||Oxi Clean 21.5 oz $5.49Spray N Wash 22 oz $3.99||Homemade 22 oz $2.41|
|Tub & Tile Cleaner||Lysol 24 oz $4.99||Homemade 24 oz $1.41|
|All Purpose Cleaner||409 32 oz $4.49Lysol 32 oz $4.49||Homemade 32 oz $0.19|
In a 16 spray bottle put vinegar, borax and hot water. Swish around until borax has dissolved. Add the drops of dish detergent and fill the rest of the bottle with water. Add the essential oil (I like using orange or lavender).
Due to our amazing turnout of moms at our first meeting on September 12, the Infant Room and 1-Year-Old Room in Moppets are almost full!
If you have NOT already registered and paid dues for the new season, please do so immediately to reserve your spot in Moppets. We will fill the remaining spots on a first come basis; after that we may need to begin a waiting list.
Remember to bring your annual cash or check payment of $50 to the next meeting on September 26. This annual registration fee helps assist with the cost of paying the childcare workers. If this fee would be a financial burden for your family, confidential scholarships are available: email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Click here to download Moppets registration form. We require one form for each child.
Make plans now for the holiday display! With over 20 decorated trees depicting creative interpretations for the holidays. Capture the holiday spirit with an early December visit to a spectacular display of trees from around the world and enjoy the other festive Christmas displays. Tours are available Monday – Saturday, 9am – 5pm through January Read More