The 11th annual Mission to Cozad will take place Thursday, July 27th through Sunday, July 30th.
Registration will take place at 5 p.m. at the Church of Christ on Newell Street. You may also register by going to missiontocozad/facebook.com or calling Paul Lauby at 308-325-4903.
A food drive for the Cozad Food Pantry will take place from 5:30 – 6:45 p.m.
Following supper, worship time, speakers, small group discussions and game time. Bill Shaffer and the Cozad Bible Church will be providing praise band music.
Sharing the speaking duties each evening will be Caleb Perkins and Jonathan Wagner from West Virginia. This is Perkins third appearance at M2C and Wagners 2nd. They will be accompanied by an additional male and female leader/speaker this year.
Service projects in the community will be on the agenda from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday with a pool party scheduled for Saturday evening at Muny Park.
Area churches and organizations are providing meals throughout the weekend and the Community Wellness Center is providing shower facilities. Participants spend the nights at the Church of Christ on Newell.
Sign-up forms for participants who must be in grades 7 – 12 this past school year are available at Cozad churches as well as on the Facebook page.
Project request forms are also available at the churches, Facebook or by contacting Mike Steinwart at 308-325-0504, BJ Steinwart at 308-325-3199 or Lauby at 308-325-4903.
The weekend will conclude with a community worship service at Chipper Hall in Cozad at 10:30 a.m. There will also be a special recognition for all leaders and participants of past M2C events. Following the worship service there will be a meal with the main course and a couple of side dishes prepared and served by the Scott Schmidt family for Thrivent Financial and the Pat Laird family. Anyone that is able to provide a salad or dessert is welcome to do so.