January 5, 2020 Print

January 5, 2020

Music Group Practice                                                                      8:45 AM

Prayer Meeting                                                                                 9:10 AM

Christian Education Classes (see notes on side) 9:30 AM

Worship Service                                                                               10:30 AM

Worship Leader:  Dan Payne


Singing: Worship Group & Congregation

Scripture Reading: - Jeremiah 31:7-14 by Amy Wuthrich

Scripture Reading: Ephesians 1:3-14 by Montie Wuthrich

Pastoral Prayer

Children's Story – Chris Payne

Offering: General Fund

(Offering Attendants: Cheyanne Yoder & Brandt Amstutz)

Singing: The Old Rugged Cross – Red Book # 256

Message: Question #1 "Where Did I Come From"

Communion & Singing:

Oh How He Loves You and Me –Red Book # 622  (Passing of Bread)

When I Survey the Wondrous Cross –Red Book # 258  (Passing of Juice)

There is a Redeemer –PowerPoint/Piano  (Picking up glasses)

Blessing & Sending

Singing: Lord Prepare Me – PowerPoint/Piano

**Offerings on January 12th will support Mennonite Disaster Service

Christian Education Classes

Ø Youth and Children's classes meet in the basement classrooms.

Ø Adult classes:

- I Can Only Imagine will meet in the Library Wing

- Sensible Shoes will be meeting in 2 groups - please check the board in the vestibule for groups and meeting rooms)

Calendar of Events

  • Today: Communion Sunday
  • Today: Potluck Dinner after Service
  • Jan. 8: Pioneer Club Meeting  (5:30 Meal – 6:00 Meeting)
  • Jan. 18: Annual Church Business Meeting
  • Jan. 31: Blood Drive at PMC

Annual Booklet – The end of the year is here!  Please remember to turn your annual reports into Nora Knapp at your earliest convenience.

Sign-Up Sheets – Sign-up sheets for 2020 are posted on the bulletin board for the various committees of the church.  Please stop by and add your name to a committee that you are interested in serving on.

Deacon Nominations –The new term starting in 2020 will have two candidates that will appear on the ballot during the annual Church Business Meeting in January.  The candidates will be Keith & Gail Amstutz (Deacon couple) and Dean Amstutz (Deacon).  We ask that you prayerfully consider who you would like to serve this term.

Blood Drive – Pulaski Mennonite Church will be hosting another blood drive on January 31st.  We are looking for a volunteer to be our host for this activity.  If you are interested, please visit with Chris Payne or Amy Wuthrich.


MCC Announcements:

Our cup runneth over! 2020 is the 100th anniversary of Mennonite Central Committee! Organized as a collaboration of Mennonite churches in 1920 to assist Russian Mennonites caught in the crisis of drought and war, MCC has provided disaster relief, development and peacebuilding work around the world since those early years. Join the Iowa Mennonite Relief Sale as we celebrate and give towards MCC's cup that truly runneth over! Consider giving $100 for 100 years of Mennonite Central Committee. Donations can be made via PayPal at www.iamccreliefsale.org or mailed to PO Box 234, Kalona, Iowa 52247. Thank you!

2020 is your year to go on an MCC Learning Tour! Travel to Haiti March 21-28 to learn about root causes of Haiti's reality and see MCC projects in person. Join MCC Bolivia in celebrating 60 years with two learning tours, May 2-9 will focus on Eastern Bolivia and Oct. 10-17 will focus on Western Bolivia. Finally, you're welcome to travel to Nicaragua, July 20-30, to celebrate the centennial of MCC, focusing on past and present MCC work in Nicaragua and Costa Rica. Contact  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it and check mcc.org/events for more details.