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28026 275th Street, Bloomfield, IA 52537 | email: | 641-675-3845
July 26, 2009 PDF Print E-mail
July 26, 2009
Gathering/Coffee in Basement                                                      9:00 AM
Sunday School Classes                                                                    9:15 AM

Childrens and Youth Classes meet in the church basement while the “Nooma” Series with Dan Payne meets in The Outback and The Wired Word with Dave Schooley meets in the East Wing.  
Announcements & Church  Life Notes                                       10:20 AM
Worship Service                                                                           10:30 AM

Gathering/Welcome-Keith Amstutz
Singing: “This is My Father’s World” –HWB # 154  -Lavonna Jones
Scripture: 2nd Kings 4:42-44 by Kari Jones
Scripture: John 6:1-21 by Marla Piper
Message -Mark Warren, Bloomfield, IA
Response to the Word
Singing: “To God Be the Glory” –HWB # 102
Pastoral Prayers-Keith Amstutz
Offerings: Youth Group & PMC General Fund –Jen Hopwood
Sending Blessing
Singing: “Jesus Thou Mighty Lord” –HWB # 115 (Vs. 1& 3)
A Picnic Basket Lunch
at the picnic tables on the east side of the church is planned for after the service today, drinks are provided.  If you are visiting with us or forgot the basket . . . some “sharing of the loaves” and a hot-dog roasting fire is available. 
This Week:
Today: Noon picnic basket lunch outside
Friday: Grandfolk – Littlefolk Day at Crooked Creek Christian Camp
Looking Ahead:
August 2: 2:00 Care Center/2:45 Long Term Care Worship Services
August 2-6: “Crocodile Dock” Vacation Bible School (Sun-Thurs)
August 9: Bible School program in Worship Service
August 10: Education Committee planning for Fall/Winter Quarters
August 16: Canoe Trip on Des Moines River/See sign-up sheet
September 20-21: Fall Meetings with Dave Boshart of Parnell, IA
Keith Roulet (nephew of Harvey & Maxine Roulet) died on Wednesday July 22 at his home.  Family Visitation is from 2-4 today at Wagler Funeral Home with services at 10:00 AM Monday at Wagler’s.  Our church family is providing a lunch for Keith’s family and friends here at the church after the funeral services.  
You can help with Bible Schoo
l by checking the church bulletin board for a list of items for donation or loan for Bible School leaders.  If you’d like to help, take a look at the list.  Bible School is Sunday-Thursday, August 2-6 from 5:30-8:15 PM.  Thanks!
A Card Shower in honor of Roger & Rachel Wyse on their 60th
Anniversary on Friday, August 7.  Their children invite you to shower them with celebratory greetings!  Send to Roger & Rachel Wyse, Silver Pond Assisted Living, 1400 6th Ave. North, Apt. # 108, Wellman, IA  52536.  –With gratitude; Priscilla, Joseph, Jeffrey, Jerome and Ramona.  
Offering Schedule:
For better timing, meeting needs and filling the unused ‘Camp Expenses’ slot on August 16, the Church Council has made some adjustments to the offering schedule.  Here is the revised schedule:
            August 2: PMC General Fund
            August 9: Vacation Bible School Expenses
            August 16: Mennonite Mission Network
Meetings Moving:
Our Annual Fall Meetings will move to September 20 & 21 with Dave Boshart, pastor of the West Union Mennonite Church of Parnell, IA.  Dave is married to Shana Peachey Boshart, Central Plains Mennonite Conference Youth Minister.  The date change is to help Dave with his travel and ministry schedule.   
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