September 29, 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 Ruth in the Outer Office Basement classroom.
Worship 10:30 AM
Singing: Paul Ramseyer & Bill Baughman
Scripture Reading: Psalm 146:1-10 by Dean Amstutz
Scripture Reading: Luke 16:19-31 by Marla Piper
Children’s Story-Susan Knapp
Message: “Two Steps Forward, One Step Back?” –Recovery # 7
Offerings: Share-the-Harvest/Offertory by Paul Ramseyer
Church & Neighborhood Cider-Making 4:00 PM
Everyone a helper at the cider making at the Eric Knapp farm at 24915 Nuthatch Avenue . . . or, south of Highway 2 on Nuthatch. Bring clean gallon jugs for ‘take-home’ cider.
Offerings on October 6 will support the Church General Fund.
Today: 4:00 PM Cider Making at the Eric Knapp farm
Wednesday: 5:30 Walking Tacos/6:00 AWANA in our building
October 6: World Communion Sunday in AM Worship
October 13 at 2:00 PM: Share-the-Harvest Walk & Celebration
October 27: 4:00 PM Fall Wiener Roast at the Chad Knapp Timber
November 3: 2:00 Bloomfield Care Center/3:00 Long Term Care
November 15: 6:00 Soup Supper/7:00 Fall Auction
November 24: Community Thanksgiving Service
December 19 & 20: Mennonite Central Committee Meat Canner
AWANA began this past Wednesday at the Pulaski Park and we’ll adapt to room re-modeling to move into our building this week as a new year begins. A canned food drive for the Lord’s Cupboard is underway during October at AWANA, so everyone at PMC is invited to join the club in bringing food items for The Cupboard.
Sunday Children’s Classes meet at 9:30 each week with teachers Pat Zook, Amy Wuthrich and Chris Payne while Debbie Knapp leads the Youth Class in The Outback. Adult classes include The Wired Word in the sanctuary while the study of the Old Testament Book of Ruth meets in the Basement Outer Office through Oct. 6. The Book of Esther reading/study begins October 13.
Revelation Through the Eyes of Faith is a two-part event bringing new insights to the hope and doom of the book of Revelation by exploring the intersection of art and Bible study. This takes place October 39 & 31 at Iowa Mennonite School near Kalona, IA. See the poster on the church bulletin board for full details.
Heads-Up for Personal/Spiritual Growth
-More Than Just a Bible Study Girl with Amy Wuthrich as leader in adult Sunday School Hour at 9:30 during December & January.
-The Hope: The Story of God’s Promise for All People in adult Sunday School at 9:30, starts in Winter Quarter, DVD based study.
-Wired Word with Dave Schooley Sunday’s at 9:30, Dec-Jan-Feb
-Financial Peace University with Eli & Maggie Mast begins Jan 12, runs 9 weeks with Sunday noon lunch & class.
A “Spiritual Renewal Circuit Ride” is coming to Southern Iowa Church of the Brethren congregations with Brother Dennis Webb. See the bulletin board for a poster and invitation to The Fairview Church of the Brethren on Tuesday, October 15 for a 6:00 Meal and 7:00 PM service. Fairview is 2 ½ miles south of Unionville on T61.
Senior Day is Thursday at Crooked Creek Christian Camp with Jep Hostetler on how humor affects our health. Two interactive workshops, singing, lunch and more from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Cost of the day is $20.00. To register call 319-653-3611 or register under the program page at www.crookedcreekcamp.org.