October 22, 2017 Print

October 22, 2017

Prayer Meeting                                                                         9:00 AM

Sunday School Classes                                                          9:30 AM
Children & youth meet in the basement. What Christians Believe & Why meets in the East Library Wing through October 22 while Faithweaver Now-Genesis 1 to 21 meets in the South Basement Classroom.

Worship Service                                                                     10:30 AM
Because He Lives –Red Book # 292
His Name is Wonderful –Piano/Power Point
Scripture: Exodus 15: 19-27 by Roger Knapp   
Scripture: Romans 8:28-39 by Montie Wuthrich
Children’s Story
Jesus Loves Me –Piano/Power Point
Message: ‘Living Through Spiritual Drought’ –Exodus 15:19-27
Singing: God Will Make a Way –Video Song
Pastoral Prayer
Offering-Mennonite Disaster Service-Offertory by Jennifer Ball
Sending Song: May the LORD, Mighty God –Piano/Power Point

October 29 offerings support the Mission, Peace & Outreach Fund.  This fund has been used most recently to help with travel expenses for volunteer workers in response to natural disasters.

Fall Hot Dog Roast                                                                   4:00 PM
Bring hotdogs and a side dish for today’s annual Fall Gathering at Roger & Debbi Knapp’s farm, 27748 Nuthatch Avenue.  Buns, drink and table service will be provided.  Lawn chairs are a good idea for this event.

Today: 4:00 Fall Hot Dog Roast at Roger & Debbie Knapp Farm
Wednesday: 5:30 Meal/6:00 Pioneer Club
Oct 29: 4:00 PM CMC Representative meeting with Pastor/Deacons
Oct 29: 6:00 PM Education Commission Planning Meeting
Nov 2: 11:30 AM Fall Harvest Seniors Meal at Pulaski Community Center
Nov 10: 6:00 Youth Soup Supper/7:00 Fall Auction
Nov 12: Jay Miiller as guest preacher in worship service
Nov 28: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Blood Drive at PMC

Baked Goods for donations available in the church foyer through noon today.  Donations will be used for picnic table building lumber.  The Youth Group will assemble the table on October 29 and present it for auction on Friday, November 10.

The annual Fall Auction is November 10 with this year’s proceeds for Missionary Christmas bonuses, Church Helping Fund, Sound System upgrades, copy machine upgrade and The Church General Fund.

Adult Class Update: The Mission of Jesus with Ray VanderLaan begins October 29 in the East Library Wing.  The FaithWeaver Genesis Study continues in the South Basement Classroom.

Crooked Creek Christian Camp Notes: Employment opportunities at Camp include Office & Guest Services Manager and Housekeeping Manager.  Go to the website for details.  Wood Cutting Day is November 11 from 8:00 AM until finished with lunch served, Annual Meeting is November 14 and Craft Retreat is November 17-18.  More details and registration information is at crookedcreekcamp.org or 319-653-3611.

MCC Meat Canning Feeds People in Ukraine, Confessions of a Christian Prepper, Faith & Hope & the Future of the Rural Church, Nebraska University with Mennonite Roots to Close and A New Film on Mark Twain Highlights His Religious Doubts are featured articles on The Pastor’s Plank of the Church Bulletin Board.