Bulletin – December 15, 2013

CALL TO WORSHIP:
Those the Lord has rescued will return. They will enter Zion with singing; everlasting joy will crown their heads. Gladness and joy will overtake them, and sorrow and sighing will flee away. Isaiah 51:11

 

Sunday School                                     10:00 AM

December’s Offering – Ramona’s Reach

 

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM

Worship Leader                                Tim Reimer

Singing

Announcements & Offering

Singing

Offering – General Fund

Prayer & Praise

Scripture Reading – Julia Hamm

Sermon – Eric Isaac

Closing Song

 

Next Sunday

Adult Sunday School

– Sanctuary –

– Boardroom – Study on Anabaptist Peace

Offering – MCS Loan

Speaker – Delmer Plett- for preparation read Isaiah 49:1-18

Christmas Day offering – Living Hope Native Ministries, Red Lake, ON

 

Today

C&C Ugly Sweater Christmas Party! 3:00 pm at the rink with supper (potluck) and games to follow at the church. Please bring broomball sticks, a dish to share for supper, table games, a “white elephant” gift, and any Christmas baking/candy you feel like!

 

Monday, Dec. 16

Mothers Who Care                       9:00 AM

 

Friday, Dec. 20

MCS Christmas Concert

Dress Rehearsal                         12:00 PM

Children dismissed                      2:00 PM

Evening Concert                         7:30 PM

Everyone Welcome!

 

Thrift Shop Volunteers

Tuesday: Rose, Susan

Wednesday: Janet, Rose

Thursday: Gloria, Vi

Friday: Mary Penner, ?

Saturday: ??

 

Upcoming

Dec. 31 – New Year’s Party

  

Mennonite Disaster Service Region V (Canada) seeks a finance person/accountant for our Winnipeg Office. Those interested are encouraged to contact Janet Plenert at jplenert@mds.mennonite.net or 204-261-1279 to see the job description. Preferred start date is mid-January. Cover letter of interest and resumes being received immediately.

 

Last Sunday’s offering for General Fund was $4,361.30

 

Remember in your prayers:

Ryan Plett studying at University of Manitoba

Note:  Annual Election Sheets are in your mailboxes. Fill them out and hand them in by Dec. 22

Quote for the week – I call the New Testament the Book of Joy. There is nowhere in the world another book that is pervaded with such a spirit of exhilaration. -Henry Ward Beecher

 

Youth

Dec 24- Christmas Eve Caroling