November 17, 2013
Prayer Meeting 8:45 AM
Sunday School Classes 9:30 AM
Classes for children meet in the basement and youth class meets in The Outback. For adults, Wired Word meets in the Sanctuary East Room and Book of Esther in the Outer Office Basement classroom.
Worship 10:30 AM
Singing: Jesus Loves Me –Power Point/Piano
Thy Word –Power Point/Piano
There is a Place of Quiet Rest –Blue Book # 5/Piano
Scripture Reading: Malachi 4:1-2 by Dean Amstutz
Scripture Reading: Luke 21:5-19 by Chris Payne
Children’s Story-Dan Payne
Message: “Esther’s Amazing God” –By Harbona
Singing: O God, Our Help in Ages Past –Blue Book # 328 (1,2 & 6)
Pastoral Prayer-Dave Schooley
Offerings: Wednesday Night AWANA/Sunday Class Video
Sending: May the Lord, Mighty God
November 24 offerings support the local Mennonite Central Committee Meat Canning effort at Cantril, IA December 19& 20. Go to MCC.org to learn more about MCC’s worldwide relief ministry and the meat canning ministry.
Monday: 6:30 Ladies Night Out/Activity Bags for children
Wednesday: Pastor at Conference Planning Meeting/Manson, IA
Wednesday: 5:30 Meal/6:00 AWANA/Pilgrim Dress-up/Skit
Thursday: 9:30 AM SE Iowa Mennonite Ministers at PMC
Thursday: 7:00 Recovery/Accountability Group at the Church
November 24: Baptismal Service/Potluck Meal at Noon
Nov 24: 7:00 Community Thanksgiving/Good Shepherd Lutheran
December 6: Blood Drive at PMC; Call 800-452-1097 to reserve.
December 8: Child Dedications: Ben Knapp & Derrick Mast
December 19 & 20: Mennonite Central Committee Meat Canner
December 23: Community Christmas Choir at Iowa Theatre
December 24: 6:00 PM Christmas Eve: “Christmas Letters”
January 5: 2:00-4:00 PM Farewell Open House for Schooley’s
A Community Christmas Choir will give a concert on December 23 at The Iowa Theatre. Rehearsals at the Kay Burchette Cultural Center begin Tuesday evening at 7:00. A Children’s Choir will also sing on December 23rd with practice sessions from 3:30-4:45 at the Elementary School beginning Monday. See the full practice schedule and other details on the church bulletin board.
Roofing Volunteers at Crooked Creek Christian Camp are needed November 22-23. Four workers are needed on Friday and eight are needed on Saturday. Call 319-653-3611 for details.
Thank-you from Mennonite Central Committee and Crooked Creek Christian Camp to the PMC Dorcas Circle. After a long history at PMC the Dorcas Circle is concluding ministry and closing out fund accounts by making gifts to a variety of ministries.
To donate for relief from Typhoon Haiyan through Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) go to www.mcc.org/typhoon-response.
Dave Schooley has accepted a call as pastor of Eicher-Emmanuel Mennonite Church northeast of Wayland, Iowa. Dave and Kathy are planning a starting time of early January. We will host a Farewell Reception here at PMC on Sunday, January 5 from 2:00 to 4:00 PM to extend our blessing and best wishes to Dave & Kathy.
Work Teams to Ecuador: If you are ready for a work and learning time with brothers and sisters in Ecuador January 16 to 28, contact Don Kempf at
or 402-759-1285. For a late February or early March of 2014 trip, contact Doyle Roth at 402-641-0266 or
for more information.
The 20th Year of Davis County “I Care” Project will provide Christmas gifts to families and individual children in the county. See the church bulletin board for full details about contributing or adopting families.