Parent's Night Out
Oct
20
5:00 PM17:00

Parent's Night Out

 

Have an evening out while your children enjoy a pizza dinner, crafts, and a movie! Cost is $15 for the first child, $10 for each additional child, with a family max of $35.  Sign up in the narthex or contact the office.

 

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Project Linus
Oct
20
9:30 AM09:30

Project Linus

All ages are invited to join in a morning of blanket making to support the Linus Project.

The mission of the Linus Project is to provide love, a sense of security, warmth, and comfort to children who are seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need, through gifts of new handmade blankets.  Donated supplies are available.  

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Spiritual Practices and the Enneagram
Oct
12
to Oct 13

Spiritual Practices and the Enneagram

Friday, Oct. 12, 6:30-9:00 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 13, 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Mercy Conference and Retreat Center, Kirkwood

Take time away for this workshop-retreat where we will explore the Enneagram, a tool for self-awareness and spiritual growth.  Friday evening will be an exploration of the Triads and our Centers of Thinking, Feeling, and Doing.  Saturday morning will be a discussion of spiritual practices that will complement or challenge people in each of the triads, followed by opportunities to experience some of those spiritual practices.  

Facilitators:  Jessi Fillingham and Krissi Vandagriff, MSW
Cost: $90, this includes continental breakfast and lunch on Saturday. 

Two ways to register:

  1. Go to mercycenterstl.org and click on "Programs/Upcoming Events" to register online and pay using a credit card.
  2. Print out the registration form and mail with a check.

For assistance with registration, call 314-966-4686.

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White Cross
Sep
18
10:00 AM10:00

White Cross

Help support missionaries and hospitals in West Africa by cutting, sewing, and rolling bandages.  Our White Cross group meets the third Tuesdat of the month from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Feel free to bring a lunch.  

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Family Float Trip
Sep
15
10:00 AM10:00

Family Float Trip

Join us on Saturday, September 15 at 8:00 in the morning to caravan to Bass River Resort in Steelville, MO.  Be sure to pack a lunch and snacks as we won’t be returning until 5:00 that evening.  Cost is $35 per adult and $15 for children 12 and under with a family max of $100.  If you plan on attending please sign up in the Narthex or contact the church office. 

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Mission: Possible 7
Sep
8
7:30 AM07:30

Mission: Possible 7

Our 7th annual day of ministry across St. Louis is Saturday, Sept. 8. We'll be joining with our partners, Southern Union Missionary Baptist Church as we serve in various places across our city. We'll begin with breakfast at Dayspring at 7:30. Then we'll spend the morning working in various places. At Noon, we'll gather at Southern Union for a community picnic. 

More details coming soon!

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Copy of Enneagram Class
Aug
26
5:30 PM17:30

Copy of Enneagram Class

Join our 5-week discussion of The Road Back to You, written by Ian Cron and Suzanne Stabile.  This is an opportunity to learn your number and/or delve deeper into your understanding of the Enneagram.

This class begins on August 26 and runs through September 30.  It will be offered during Sunday School at 9:30, as well as 5:30 in the evening.  

There will be no class on September 2. 

Participants are responsible for purchasing their own copy of the book and the study guide.

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Enneagram Class
Aug
26
9:30 AM09:30

Enneagram Class

Join our 5-week discussion of The Road Back to You, written by Ian Cron and Suzanne Stabile.  This is an opportunity to learn your number and/or delve deeper into your understanding of the Enneagram.

This class begins on August 26 and runs through September 30.  It will be offered during Sunday School at 9:30, as well as 5:30 in the evening.  

There will be no class on September 2. 

Participants are responsible for purchasing their own copy of the book and the study guide.

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Preschool Summer Camp
Jul
9
to Jul 13

Preschool Summer Camp

July 9-13
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
ages 3-6 (must be potty trained)
$30 per child

Are you ready to venture onto an uncharted island?  Spend a week playing games and learning more about Jesus' love for you!  Each day a snack will be provided, but please pack a lunch.  Contact the church office with any questions or to register your child.

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Fellowship and Swim
Jul
8
5:00 PM17:00

Fellowship and Swim

Gale and Gary Dollar invite everyone to a church-wide fellowship at their home.  Meat and drinks will be provided.  Please bring a side dish or dessert to share. The pool is warm and sparkling, so bring your suits and towels if you would like to swim. 

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Variety Show and Dessert Auction
Jun
3
6:00 PM18:00

Variety Show and Dessert Auction

We know you sing in the shower! We know you dance in private using a hairbrush as a microphone! And we know you have a comedy routine that only your mirror has seen! Now is your chance to step into the limelight at our 7th annual VARIETY SHOW and DESSERT AUCTION.

Gather some friends or work up your own solo act. You can sing, dance, tell jokes, or do a skit. Or you can share your creativity in the kitchen by making a dessert for the auction.

Make plans now to participate in a fun evening to help raise funds to help send our kids to camp! Sign up with the church office.

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Rent-A-Kid Fundraiser
May
5
9:00 AM09:00

Rent-A-Kid Fundraiser

Need help getting some yard work done?  Could you use an extra hand to finish that spring-cleaning?

Hire the Dayspring children and youth and help send them to summer camp?

The event will take place the mornings of Saturday, May 5 and 12.

If you have a project you would like help with please contact the church office.

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Clearing Out the Chatter:  what you hear and what you miss
Feb
24
8:30 AM08:30

Clearing Out the Chatter: what you hear and what you miss

What might happen if we learned to listen deeply again?  This practical, interactive retreat will give you new tools that can affect your relationships, your professional life, and our world.  

This retreat will be led by Dr. MaryKare Morse: Author, leadership coach, spiritual director, Quaker, international speaker, and professor.  

Cost is $15 and includes lunch, materials, and refreshments.  

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Martin Luther King:  Celebration and Remembrence
Jan
14
5:00 PM17:00

Martin Luther King: Celebration and Remembrence

Join us in celebrating the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr.  This special service will begin at 5:00 p.m. at Third Baptist Church.  (620 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63103)  We will be joined by a choral group from the University of Illinois.  A reception with drinks and dessert will take place after worship. 

The service is sponsored by Third Baptist Church, Antioch Baptist Church, Southern Union Missionary Baptist Church, Second Baptist Church and Dayspring Baptist Church.  

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Monthlong Prayer Retreat
Jan
14
to Feb 11

Monthlong Prayer Retreat

MONTH OF GRACE + PRAYER (A Retreat in Everyday Life)

Do you wish to…

Explore different ways of praying?

Speak privately with an experienced spiritual companion?Become more aware of God’s presence in your life?

Retreat starts January 14.  This is an individually directed retreat tailored to your own deep desires.  Throughout the month each participant will be invited to pray privately each day and then meet confidentially with an experienced spiritual companion for one hour each week.  Meetings with spiritual companions take place on Monday mornings, afternoons or evenings, at the convenience of each participant.  Committed couples also have the option to participate as a couple.  The spiritual companions are not members of our church.  Brochures and registration forms are available in church, and for even more information, visit www.momentsofgraceandprayer.org or contact Valerie Strate at 314-432-1960 or DayspringStl@gmail.com. 

Click here for the registration form and additional details. 

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