Bulletin – February 26, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:

After this I looked, and there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and before the Lamb… And they cried out in a loud voice: “Salvation belongs to our God, who sits on the throne, and to the Lamb.” Revelation 7:9-10

 

Coffee & Muffins                                    9:30 AM

Sunday School                                     10:00 AM

Today’s Offering – Inner City Youth Alive

Report – Life Light Missions – Ryan Rempel

 

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM

Worship Leader                                    Eric Isaac

Singing

Announcements & Offering

Offering – General Fund

Mission Spot – Ryan Rempel

Sermon – Joseph Kiranto

Closing Song

 

Next Sunday

SS hour Report – report from SBC MissionX

– Jolene, Andrea, Trevor, Greg

Offering – EMC Missions

Speaker – Paul Thiessen (Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission)

 

Tonight                                              7:00 PM

Outpouring Worship Event – Hymn sing

Everyone Welcome!

 

Tuesday, Feb. 28

Sewing Circle                                 9:00 AM

Ladies Bible Study @ Emily’s       7:30 PM

No Youth

 

Thursday, Mar. 1

Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM

Ministerial Meeting @ church    7:00 PM

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

March 9 – SBC Anniversary Dessert Night in Riverton – contact Donovan & Cathy for tickets – see poster on bulletin board for details

 

March 9 & 10 – Promise Keepers

 

March 11 – Commissioning Service for Eric Isaac, our new pastor, with a fellowship meal following the service

 

Inner City Youth Alive’s Annual General Meeting:
Date: Thursday, March 15th, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Fort Garry Evangelical Mennonite Church, 602 Pasadena Ave, Winnipeg MB
If you are interested in going please talk to Eric before March 9 or RSVP before March 9th to Lauren at 204-582-8779 ext 211 lauren@icya.ca.

 

April 27-29 – Women’s Interlake Retreat 2012 – guest speaker Anna Bortsova

Early registration due by Feb. 28th – $160.00 Late registration by March 20th – 180.00 Saturday only $75.00 for more information contact Julie Morency at 376-2054 or email her at morency1@mymts.net

 

Remember in Your Prayers:

Daniel Plett & Jeff Reimer – MDS Louisiana

 

MDS OPPORTUNITY for YOU!

There will be an opportunity for you to personally participate in an MDS project in Minot, North Dakota the week of April 15th, 2012. We are looking for all and any willing helpers. A group anywhere between 4-8 would be greatly appreciated. For more information or to sign up contact Bruce Reimer or Ed Reimer by March 18th.

 

In the library

The Hour That Matters Most” by Les & Leslie Parrot. Discover the surprising impact that something as simple as sharing a meal together can have on a family. This book shows you how to nourish and nurture your family through regular mealtimes.

The Messenger mailing list is currently being updated – please contact Trudy Loewen at 372-8568 or email at loewenat@gmail.com if you wish to have changes made to your address or not interested in receiving it any longer.

The Messenger magazine is offered free and optional for members and regular attenders of EMC churches.

The Bridge Youth Drop-In 2nd Annual Fundraiser Banquet is happening on Sunday, March 18th at 5pm, at the Arborg Community Hall.
Candlewick Players will be presenting a dinner theater – “King Arthur’s Court”. Come! Support the Bridge and be a part of impacting the youth in Arborg. Tickets are $40 each. If interested, contact Christyn or Rosanna

 

Counseling Youth with High Risk Behaviours Course taught by Corey Herlevsen, March 8-10, at SBC. For more information on this one credit weekend course or to register, visit SBCollege.ca.

SBC Leadership Conference, March 16-17. “Can these Dead Bones Live Again? A biblical theology of the Spirit”, with speaker Dr. Pierre Gilbert. For more information or to register, visit SBCollege.ca or call 326-6451.

Bulletin – February 19, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:
Jesus said, “Peace be with you! As the Father has sent me, I am sending you.” John 20:21

Coffee & Muffins                                    9:30 AM
Sunday School                                     10:00 AM
Today’s Offering – BCBC Child Sponsor
Report – Many Rooms Community Church  – Travis Unger

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM
Worship Leader                            Matthew Plett
Singing
Announcements & Offering
Offering – General Fund
Mission Spot – Ramona’s Reach
Sermon – Eric Isaac
Closing Song

Next Sunday
SS hour Report – Life Light Missions – Ryan Rempel
Offering – General Fund
Speaker – Joseph Kiranto (worked with MCC in Unganda)

Tonight                                              7:00 PM
Uganda Mission Trip Meeting at Church – A mission trip to begin construction of the children’s home in Pamora, Uganda is tentatively being planned for late May / early June. Heartstrings, together with Ramona’s Reach, will be having a meeting to discuss plans for this trip and inform anyone interested in supporting or participating in this trip. Please come if you are interested in this trip or possibly going in the future.

Tuesday, Feb. 21
Mothers Who Care                       9:00 AM
Ladies Bible Study @ Emily’s       7:30 PM
General Bible Study @ Lilydale  7:30 PM
Youth Lesson Night                       7:30 PM

Thursday, Feb. 23
Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM

UPCOMING EVENTS
March 9 & 10 – Promise Keepers

March 11 – Commissioning Service for Eric Isaac, our new pastor, with a fellowship meal following the service

April 27-29 – Women’s Interlake Retreat 2012 – guest speaker Anna Bortsova
Early registration due by Feb. 28th – $160.00 Late registration by March 20th – 180.00 Saturday only $75.00 for more information contact Julie Morency at 376-2054 or email her at morency1@mymts.net

Remember in Your Prayers:
Dan & Martha Reimer

In the library
New DVD “Battlefield of the Mind” by Joyce Meyer. Based from the book with the same title, learn how to overcome your negative thoughts and be responsible for your own joy.

Counselling Youth with High Risk Behaviours Course taught by Corey Herlevsen, March 8-10, at SBC. For more information on this one credit weekend course or to register, visit SBCollege.ca.

SBC Leadership Conference, March 16-17. “Can these Dead Bones Live Again? A biblical theology of the Spirit”, with speaker Dr. Pierre Gilbert. For more information or to register, visit SBCollege.ca or call 326-6451.

The Bridge Youth Drop-In 2nd Annual Fundraiser Banquet is happening on Sunday, March 18th at 5pm, at the Arborg Community Hall.
Candlewick Players will be presenting a dinner theater – “King Arthur’s Court”. Come! Support the Bridge and be a part of impacting the youth in Arborg. Tickets are $40 each. If interested, contact Christyn Dyck or Rosanna Loewen

Childcare is available for 3 & under in the Board Room following the worship time.

Youth
– Feb 21, Lesson Nite and Small Groups
– Mar 16, Annual Talent Show

Bulletin – February 12, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:
But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light. 1 Peter 2:9

Coffee & Muffins                                    9:30 AM
Sunday School                                     10:00 AM
Today’s Offering – The Bridge
Report – The Riverton Thrift Shop – Pete & Elaine Slough & Widows Banquets – Wilmer Loewen

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM
Worship Leader                                   Sid Dueck
Singing
Announcements & Offering
Offering – General Fund
Mission Spot – Lyn & Vi Reimer
Sermon – Joe Reimer
Closing Song

Next Sunday
SS hour Report – Many Rooms Community Church
– Travis & Stephanie Unger
Offering – General Fund
Speaker – Eric Isaac

Monday, Feb. 13
Date Night                                      6:30 PM

Tuesday, Feb. 14
Sewing Circle                                 9:00 AM
Ladies Bible Study @ Emily’s       7:30 PM

Wednesday, Feb. 15
Senior Lunch                                   12 noon
Deacon Meeting                          7:00 PM

Thursday, Feb. 16
Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM

Friday, Feb. 17
No classes at MCS
C & C Fabulous Fridays at Sandra Reimer’s house at 7:30-Feel free to bring skates for their rink or games for inside.
If you are interested in finding out exactly what Fabulous Fridays is-you could volunteer to host the C & C at your house and get to know the young adults in our church a bit better. If interested, contact someone on the C & C committee.

Saturday, Feb. 18
Interlake Men’s Breakfast @ Arborg Hall       9:00 AM

Sunday, Feb. 19, 7:00 PM
Uganda Mission Trip Meeting at Church – A mission trip to begin construction of the children’s home in Pamora, Uganda is tentatively being planned for late May / early June. Heartstrings, together with Ramona’s Reach, will be having a meeting to discuss plans for this trip and inform anyone interested in supporting or participating in this trip. Please come if you are interested in this trip or possibly going in the future.

Thrift Shop Volunteers
Tuesday: Sylvia, Val
Wednesday: Gladys, Gloria
Thursday: Rose, Trudy
Friday: Norma, Carol
Saturday: Mary Penner, Lois

Remember in Your Prayers:
Ed & Betty Reimer who are building a house in Mexico this week. Pray for safety for the team and pray also for the owners of this new home that they will experience God’s love.

New Youth Fiction in the library!
-Invasion by Jon S. Lewis — A C.H.A.O.S novel.
-The 4 book series: Homelander by Andrew Klavan

Love JESUS! Love KIDS! Love CAMP! Camp Arnes is seeking a year round part-time House Keeper to join our team. Applicants must exhibit a passion for kids, attention to detail, strong initiative leadership skills and the ability to work independently. For more details please contact (204) 642-7618 or email resume to arnes@camparens.com. Resumes can be forwarded to Camp Arnes, Box 40 Arnes, MB, R0C 0C0 or Fax 642-9437.

For church bookings call Robert and Gloria at
364-2495 or e-mail at bookmorweena@gmail.com

The directory will remain in the back of the church for updating through the month of February-if you haven’t already, please stop by and mark down any changes to your contact information. Thank you!

Women’s Interlake Retreat
“You are Chosen”
With Anna Bortsova
April 27-29, 2012
Held at Camp Arnes

Childcare is available for 3 & under in the Board Room following the worship time.

Youth
– IMPACT @ SBC Feb. 17-19 for Gr. 9-12
– Feb 21, Lesson Nite and Small Groups
– Mar 16, Annual Talent Show

Bulletin – February 5, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:
“You are my witnesses,” declares the LORD,
“and my servant whom I have chosen, so that you may know and believe me and understand that I am he. Before me no god was formed, nor will there be one after me. I, even I, am the LORD, and apart from me there is no savior. Isaiah 43:10-11

Coffee & Muffins                                    9:30 AM
Sunday School                                     10:00 AM
Today’s Offering – Ramona’s Reach
Report – The Bridge                          Zac Klassen

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM
Worship Leader                                    Eric Isaac
Singing
Announcements & Offering
Offering – EMC
Prayer & Praise
Sermon – Merle Nisly
Closing Song

Next Sunday
SS hour Report – The Riverton Thrift Shop & Widows Banquets
Offering – EMC
Speaker – Joe Reimer

Today
Singing at the Arborg PCH          3:45 PM
C&C: Bowling after the Missions Fest afternoon session. At the Academy Lanes @ 6:30. Cost is approximately $10.

Monday, Feb. 6
Mothers Who Care                       9:00 AM
Library Committee Meeting       7:00 PM
HCA Board Meeting                    7:30 PM

Tuesday, Feb. 7
Youth Bible Study/Small Groups 7:30PM
@ church
Ladies Bible Study @ Emily’s       7:30 PM
Adult Bible Study @ Lilydale       7:30 PM
Everyone Welcome!

Thursday, Feb. 9
Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM
MCS Board Meeting                    7:30 PM

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Feb. 13 – Date Night Challenge
– RSVP by Feb. 12 – dinner @ 6:30 PM

Remember in Your Prayers:
Hernán and Landis Benitez
EMC Church Planters in Brandon amongst the Spanish speaking people.

Ebenezer Church is working towards the purchase of their own building, Please pray that all the details involved in such a project will work out.

Amber Dueck – bookworm025@hotmail.com
– her classmate from Winnipeg killed in accident last weekend in Thailand

“The 5 Dreams of Every Woman…and How God Wants to Fulfill Them” by Sharon Jaynes. This book reminds women that God’s eternal plan for our lives is much broader and more amazing than anything we could ask or imagine.

Love JESUS! Love KIDS! Love CAMP! Camp Arnes is seeking a year round part-time House Keeper to join our team. Applicants must exhibit a passion for kids, attention to detail, strong initiative leadership skills and the ability to work independently. For more details please contact (204) 642-7618 or email resume to arnes@camparens.com. Resumes can be forwarded to Camp Arnes, Box 40 Arnes, MB,
R0C 0C0 or Fax 642-9437.

Camp Arnes is currently looking for several “teams” of volunteers who would be willing to come in twice a month to help with prepping and baking for the camp. Grab a friend or two and even your spouse for an fun day in the Camp kitchen. For more information or to volunteer please contact Shauna Wear at 1-204-642-7618 or email her at shauna@camparnes.com. (Must be 16 yrs of age or older) Looking forward to seeing you out at the camp!

You may now contact Robert & Gloria for church bookings @ 364-2495

Childcare is available for 3 & under in the Board Room following the worship time.

Youth
– IMPACT @ SBC Feb. 17-19 for Gr. 9-12
– Feb 21, Lesson Nite and Small Groups
– Mar 16, Annual Talent Show

Mission Trip Update:
Thanks to everyone who is giving financially to support the Sr High Mission Trip to Jamaica in March. We have the blessing of a very giving community. God Bless you! If you wish to give, cheques can be made payable to the Morweena Church, and marked for the Mission Trip. Alongside Cathy and myself, Jason and Lonita are taking time off work to lead the team as well. If you wish to encourage and bless them, you are more than welcome to do that. Thank you all so much. Please keep us in your prayers as we plan and prepare. -For the team, Donovan

Hello Beaver Creek Bible Camp Supporters, thanks for your faith-filled prayers for camp all year long, your encouragement to us and other staff, and your desire to see God keep moving in power at BCBC every summer!
We are really excited that the new year is here, because it means summer camp is coming closer. We are anticipating another intense summer of growth for staff and campers, as we encounter the living Christ.
Here’s a heads up on the opportunities to serve at BCBC this summer. We are excited to see who God will provide! The first 5 five weekers to send in their application will receive a free 2012 hoodie! – find the staff app online or contact Elmer at 642-4973, bcbc@lakenet.ca.

Opportunities:
For five weeks: cabin leaders, head cook, assistant cooks, camera tech, skills leaders, support staff, rec director, nurse, maintenance, lifeguard, program director, leadership director, girls leader. (for more details on these positions call Elmer or check out the description on the staff app on the website)

September Long Weekend – Canoe Trip Leader and cabin leaders

Bulletin – January 29, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:
I called on your name, O LORD, from the depths of the pit. You heard my plea: “Do not close your ears to my cry for relief.” You came near when I called you, and you said, “Do not fear.” Lamentations 3:55-57

Coffee & Muffins                                    9:30 AM
Sunday School                                     10:00 AM
Today’s Offering – BCBC Child Sponsor

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM
Worship Leader                                    Eric Isaac
Singing
Announcements & Offering
Offering – MCC
Prayer & Praise
Sermon – Donovan Dueck
Closing Song

Next Sunday
Report during SS hour from The Bridge in Arborg
Offering – EMC
Speaker – Merle Nisly, Red Lake, ON.
(Living Hope Native Ministries)

Tonight
Outpouring Worship Evening     7:00 PM
Everyone Welcome!

Tuesday, Jan. 31
Ladies Bible Study @ Emily’s       7:30 PM

Wednesday, Feb. 1
Senior Lunch                                   12 noon
Member Meeting                          7:45 PM
Copies of the proposed agenda are available in the lobby and on the church website

Thursday, Feb. 2
Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM

UPCOMING EVENTS:
During February Missions Month you have the opportunity to host one of our guest speakers for lunch after the church service. If this interests you, please call Kara at 376-5903.

Sunday, Feb. 5 – C&C: Bowling after the Missions Fest afternoon session. At the Academy Lanes @ 6:30. Cost is approximately $10.

Feb. 13 – Valentine’s Event

IMPACT @ SBC Feb 17-19  If you want an Application form talk to Donovan. Cost is $69. For Gr. 9-12.

Remember in Your Prayers:
Jessica Plett studying at Capenwray, Germany

It is time to update our church directory! There is a church directory in the back of the church where you can make corrections to your directory page. If you would like to retake your picture either e-mail one to Kara Plett at mattandkara2010@gmail.com or arrange a time with Kara to have your picture taken. Please contact Kara if you have other questions.

Love JESUS! Love KIDS! Love CAMP! Camp Arnes is seeking a year round part-time House Keeper to join our team. Applicants must exhibit a passion for kids, attention to detail, strong initiative leadership skills and the ability to work independently. For more details please contact (204) 642-7618 or email resume to arnes@camparens.com. Resumes can be forwarded to Camp Arnes, Box 40 Arnes, MB,
R0C 0C0 or Fax 642-9437.

Camp Arnes is currently looking for several “teams” of volunteers who would be willing to come in twice a month to help with prepping and baking for the camp. Grab a friend or two and even your spouse for an fun day in the Camp kitchen. For more information or to volunteer please contact Shauna Wear at 1-204-642-7618 or email her at shauna@camparnes.com. (Must be 16 yrs of age or older) Looking forward to seeing you out at the camp!

The Bridge, Arborg’s YFC Drop In Centre, is running the canteen at the Men’s Bonspiel in Arborg next weekend to raise money to further their ministry. If you would be able to donate some food (like pie or chili or muffins) or a couple hrs of your time to help serve the food it would be greatly appreciated. Sign up sheets are at the back or you can contact Christy Dyck (376-5144, jakeandchris2@yahoo.com) or Marlene Reimer (364-2346/2283, marny@rbmovers.net).

Childcare is available for 3 & under in the Board Room following the worship time.