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28026 275th Street, Bloomfield, IA 52537 | email: | 641-675-3845
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November 11, 2018

Music Group Meeting/Sanctuary                                               8:45 AM

Prayer Meeting/Pastor’s Office                                                  9:10 AM

Christian Education Classes                                                      9:30 AM
Youth and Children’s classes meet in the basement classrooms. For adults, The Wired Word meets in the East Library Wing and The Parables of Jesus a DVD-based study of Jesus as Storyteller, meets in the basement.

Worship Service                                                                        10:30 AM
Singing: Music Group & Congregation
Scripture:  Genesis 14:18-20 by Roger Knapp
Scripture: Hebrews 5:1-10 by Emma Redding
Children’s Story by Debbie Knapp
Singing: Obey My Voice –Blue Book # 163
Message: ‘Because of Jesus, We May Speak to God’ –Hebrews 5:1-10
Singing: There is a Place of Quiet Rest –Blue Book # 5
Pastoral Prayer
Offering: Lord’s Cupboard Food Bank/Offertory by Jennifer Ball
Blessing & Sending: God Be With You –Red Book # 523

Offerings on November 11 will support The Lord’s Cupboard Food Bank.

Birthdays & Anniversaries November 12 thru November 18:
Paislie Yoder-Nov 13; Chris Payne-Nov 14; Alan Henderson-Nov 15;

Wednesday: 5:30 Meal/6:00 Pioneer Club
Wednesday: 7:30 Church Council Meeting
Dec 2: Advent & The New Christian Year begins
Dec 16: 4:00 Community Christmas Caroling
Dec 24: 6:00 PM Christmas Eve Program/Candle lighting

The 2018 Community Choir begins practice Monday evening.  See the practice schedule on the bulletin board and save the date—December 9—for the Community Choir Christmas Concert with lots of your neighbors!

Road to Bethlehem is a live outdoor Nativity on Friday, December 7 and Saturday, December 8 at the First Baptist Church of Farmington.  Visitors will be taken on a 15 minute outdoor tour while experiencing the scenes of the Christmas story and the death and resurrection of Jesus.  If you’d like more information you may contact the church at 319-878-3735.

Offerings Update: The November 25 offerings will support an Iowa effort to package Mennonite Central Committee Relief Kits.  This will replace the MCC Meat Canning Offering as the Canner will not stop in Iowa this year.  A letter with more details is on the bulletin board and Welcome Table.

Joni Eareckson Tada: Suffering Helps Me See Heaven, The Share-the-Harvest umbrella group FRB/Growing Hope Globally Annual Report and Hutterite Heirloom Seeds-A Harvest of Memories are featured articles on the Pastor’s Plank of the Church Bulletin Board.

Name Change: Growing Hope Globally is the new name for The Davis County Share-the-Harvest parent group—formerly known as Foods Resource Bank.  Chris Payne now serves as the local secretary of Share-the-Harvest and Keith Amstutz is the treasurer.

Messages Until Christmas
November 18: ‘The Basics & Beyond’ –Hebrews 6:1-12
November 25: ‘God’s Promises to You” –Hebrews 6:13-29
December 2: Original Songs of Christmas: Zechariah’s Song
December 9: Original Songs of Christmas: The Angel’s Song
December 16: Original Songs of Christmas: Mary’s Song
December 23: Original Songs of Christmas: Simeon’s Song

Oh, Smile! Church Bulletin Bloopers

“The pastor will preach his farewell message, after which the choir will sing ‘Break Forth Into Joy.’”


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