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April 19, 2015 PDF Print E-mail

April 19, 2015

Prayer Meeting                                                                         9:00 AM
Meets in the Library Wing of the church.  Everyone is welcome or to call with a prayer request before 8:55 at 641-675-3845 and leave a message.

Sunday School Classes                                                            9:30 AM
Classes for children & youth meet in the basement.  Adult class electives include The Book of Acts: The Visualized Bible meeting in the Library Wing and The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and Deuteronomy meets in the south basement classroom.

Worship                                                                                    10:30 AM
Congregational Singing
Update: Panya/Davis County Update by Linda Rowe
Scripture: I Kings 2:1-4 by Linda Stogdill
Scripture: Luke 3:1-6 by Nora Knapp
Children’s Story by Debbie Knapp
The Story Video # 13: The King Who Had it All
Message: ‘I Didn’t Plan to Get in This Mess!’  
Congregational Singing
Pastoral Prayer/The Lord’s Prayer
Offerings: Church General Fund
Sending Song: May the LORD, Mighty God

The Story reading journey continues this week with # 14 and ‘A Kingdom Torn in Two’ on pages 193 to 202 in The Story Bible.

Offerings on April 26 will be for mission family support.

Tuesday: 6:30 PM Education Commission/Re-scheduled Meeting
Tuesday: 7:30 PM Monthly Church Council/Re-scheduled Meeting
April 26: Keith Slater Family Visit/Keith speaking in Worship Service
May 3: May Day Lunch at Noon
May 17: 2:00 & 3:00 Nursing Home Services (Moved from May 10)
May 29-30: Mennonite Central Committee Relief Sale/Iowa City
June 1-5: Vacation Bible School (Monday to Friday 9:00 to 11:00 AM)
June 18-21: Central Plains Mennonite Conference Meeting/St. Paul, MN
June 30-July 5: Mennonite Church USA meets in Kansas City, MO

Welcome to Linda Rowe as she updates us today on the Panya/Davis County partnership in Nigeria and some ideas for future ministry.  On Sunday, April 26 Keith Slater will be speaking in the worship service.  =

Rescheduled: The Education Commission Meeting and Church Council Meetings have been rescheduled for 6:30 & 7:30 this Tuesday evening.

New Adult Sunday School classes begin today and include Acts: The Visualized Bible meeting in the Library Wing and The Lamb of God: Seeing Jesus in Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers & Deuteronomy a DVD-based Bible study with Nancy Guthrie meeting in the south basement classroom.  Sign-ups not required and you may ‘try out’ a Sunday or two and switch if you’d like.  Children/Youth classes continue in the church basement.

Interested in Bible Interpretation? The Word Wore Red: Interpretation and Imagination in the Biblical Canon is a three-hour workshop on Sunday May 3 at 1:00 PM at Wayland Mennonite Church in Wayland, IA. Meghan Good, pastor at Albany (Oregon) Mennonite Church and frequent preacher and lecturer at churches and universities across the country and blogger at ‘Mud Pie God’  will help us recognize interpretation tools and explore ways to engage the toughest of Bible texts.

Save the Date for Crooked Creek Christian Camp on May 9 for the 2nd annual Camp-a-Palooza for the camp scholarship fund.  Registration forms are available online now for the Color-Me-Fun 5k Run with participants receiving the official 2015 T-Shirt and a good dousing of color.  For more information visit

Thank-you for your recent gift of $1,515 to Mennonite Mission Network.  Thus far in 2015 contributions from PMC have totaled $2,009.  –Stanley Green, Executive Director & Sandy K. Miller, Church Relations.

Central Plains Mennonite Conference Updates:
-Ernest Wiens Neufeld, retired pastor living Mountain Lake, Minnesota passed away on April 13.  Funeral on Monday at 10:30 at First Mennonite.
-There is a deficit of about $24,000.00 for Central Plains Conference budget funds . . . two anonymous donors have offered to match donations dollar-for-dollar up to $12,500 this month.  Contributions may be from individuals or above-budget donations from churches. 
-Registration is open for the annual meeting June 18-22 in the Twin Cities.  Forms are available here at PMC or at the conference web site.

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