Jan 10 Bulletin

Call to Worship: The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.  Psalm 19:1

MC: Eric Isaac
Message: Tim & Terry Dueck
Offering: General Fund

If you’re interested in Mennonite history our church received the 12-page periodical, Mennonite Historian. There are 3 copies available in the church lobby.

This Week:

Tuesday, Jan 12
BCBC Meeting (Zoom)                7:30

Pray For This Week:

  • Our Sunday School (children, youth and adult)
  • Jonathan and Rachel Kurkilahti and the Ramona’s Reach ministry in Pamora, Uganda.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he recovers from surgery.

SBC:

Business as Mission is a 1-month evening intensive at SBC with Terry Kaufman, Jan 21 – Feb 11. This course will introduce and explore the concept of how business and marketplace are part of God’s good plan for his people and their life of following Jesus, and can serve as mission outposts. Available live-streamed online (on-campus pending restrictions/capacity limits). Learn more and register online at SBCollege.ca/Events.

Join SBC and supporting conferences for the 2021 Leadership Conference,  March 19 – 20. This year Dr. Gordon T. Smith, president and professor of systematic and spiritual theology at Ambrose University, will explore The Soul of the Christian Leader in the Secular Age. This event will be available live-streamed online, on-campus attendance will be dependent upon restrictions/capacity limits. Visit SBCollege.ca/Events for information and registration.

Jan 3 Bulletin

Call to Worship: Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever. 
  Psalm 136:1

MC: Delmer Plett
Message: Eric Isaac
Offering: EMC

If you’re interested in Mennonite history our church received the 12-page periodical, Mennonite Historian. There are 3 copies available in the church lobby.

This Week:

Tuesday, Jan 5
MCS classes begin again!
K-6 at school, Grade 7-12 Remote Learning

Pray For This Week:

  • Our Worship Leaders and teams.
  • Jake and Christy as they stay connected to and minister to people in Kyrgyzstan.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he recovers from surgery. He is currently in Selkirk hospital because of complications.

Next Sunday:

Church                                   10:45
Message: Tim Reimer
Offering: General Fund

Giving Options:

  • – In the offering box at the back of the Sanctuary.
  • – Mail a cheque to Larry Plett Box 1166, Arborg
  • – E-transfer to memc.finance@gmail.com

Dec 27 Bulletin

Call to Worship: I will remember the deeds of the Lord; yes, I will remember your miracles of long ago. I will consider all your works and meditate on all your mighty deeds.   Psalm 77:11-12

MC: Eric Isaac
Offering: General Fund

If you’re interested in Mennonite history our church received the 12-page periodical, Mennonite Historian. There are 3 copies available in the church lobby.

This Week:

Thursday, Dec 31
Fireworks & Parade of Lights   8:00
At the Food Grains Bank Field just East of Morweena.

Pray For This Week:

  • The Sewing Circle
  • Breanne Reimer as she studies at Capernwray School in Sweden.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he recovers from surgery.

MEMC:

Note from the bookkeeper and treasurer:
Year end is fast approaching. Please take note of the following items:
1) Please hand in any receipts needing reimbursement as soon as possible. You can either put them in Larry and Danelle’s church mailbox or you can email them to memc.finance@gmail.com.
2) Donations for the 2020 tax year need to be handed in to Larry by noon on Dec 31. Church offering box and our church mailbox will be checked at noon on Dec 31. Any donations received after this time will be counted as 2021 donations.
– Larry and Danelle

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Dec 28 – Rev 20, 21:1-8, Prv 30
  • Dec 29 – Rev 21:9-27, Prv 31
  • Dec 30 – Rev 22, Ps 150

Dear Friends & Family, 

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!  

As this year ends we thank God for every provision and blessing he has graciously given.  This season reminds us of the greatest provision which was his Son, Jesus Christ. In Him we find hope and faith! We want to thank you all for partnering with us this year in ministry and in prayer. You truly carry us through with encouragement and friendship.  We pray that you all have a Bright and Hopeful season.  We continue to pray for you also as we walk expectantly into 2021.  

Blessings, 
Dwight, Shanda, Adaeh, Daxon, Eli & Lucas

Dec 20 Bulletin

Call to Worship: Mary responded [to the angel], “I am the Lord’s servant, and I am willing to accept whatever he wants. May everything you have said come true.”  Luke 1:38

MC: Eric Isaac
Offering: General Fund
Message: Marvin Hamm

This Week:

Friday, Dec 25
Christmas Morning Service 10:45

Pray For This Week:

  • Morweena Women’s Ministry
  • Amber Dueck as she teaches and vice principals in an elementary school in Thailand with Teach Beyond.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he recovers from surgery.

Upcoming Event:
Dec 31 Fireworks and parade of lights at 8:00 pm at the Food Grains Bank field east of the church. Opportunity to deck out your vehicle with lights and come join the parade.

MEMC:

Note from the bookkeeper and treasurer:
Year end is fast approaching. Please take note of the following items:
1) Please hand in any receipts needing reimbursement as soon as possible. You can either put them in Larry and Danelle’s church mailbox or you can email them to memc.finance@gmail.com.
2) Donations for the 2020 tax year need to be handed in to Larry by noon on Dec 31. Church offering box and our church mailbox will be checked at noon on Dec 31. Any donations received after this time will be counted as 2021 donations.
– Larry and Danelle

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Dec 21 – Rev 11:15-19, chpt 12
  • Dec 22 – Rev 13, Ps 147
  • Dec 23 – Rev 14 & 15
  • Dec 24 – Rev 16, Ps 148
  • Dec 25 – Rev 17
  • Dec 26 – Rev 18, Ps 149
  • Dec 27 – Rev 19

Dec 13 Bulletin

Call to Worship: But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.” Luke 2:10

MC: Eric Isaac
Message: Eric Isaac
Offering this week: General Fund

This Week:

Tuesday, Dec 15
Ministers Meeting (Zoom)         7:30

Thursday, Dec 17
Ministerial Meeting (Zoom)      7:30

Note from the Nominating Committee:
Annual election time is right around the corner. Please let us know if your committee has any specific concerns or requests for us to keep in mind as we prepare the nomination sheets. Also, please let us know if you are unavailable for re-election. Thank you.
-The Nominating Committee (Bryan, Glenn, Kevin, Jon, and Danelle)

Pray For This Week:

  • MCS: staff, board, and students
  • Galen Reimer as he studies and serves at the Father’s House Church in Oroville, California.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he recovers from surgery.

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Dec 14 – Rev 2, Ps 144
  • Dec 15 – Rev 3 & 4
  • Dec 16 – Rev 5, Ps 145
  • Dec 17 – Rev 6, 7:1-8
  • Dec 18 – Rev 7:9-17, 8, Prv 29
  • Dec 19 – Rev 9
  • Dec 20 – Rev 10, 11:1-14, Ps 146

Dec 6 Bulletin

Call to Worship: On coming to the house, the wise men saw the child with his mother Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him.   Matthew 2:11

MC: Sid Dueck
Message: Glenn Plett
Offering: EMC

This Week:

Tuesday, Dec 8
BCBC Meeting (Zoom)                7:30

Thursday, Dec 10
Prayer Meeting (Zoom)              7:30

Pray For This Week:

  • Our Library Committee.
  • Kevin Kornelson as he studies and serves at the Father’s House Church in Oroville, California.
  • Please pray for AJ Reimer as he goes into surgery on Tues, Dec 8 at HSC. A lengthy surgery and hospital stay are expected.
  • Let’s remember to pray for (and support) those that are most affected by covid. Some seniors, some stay-at-home moms and others are quite lonely.

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Dec 7 – 1 Thess 2:17-20 & chpt 3
  • Dec 8 – 1 Thess 4, Ps 141
  • Dec 9 – 1 Thess 5
  • Dec 10 – 2 Thess 1, Ps 142
  • Dec 11 – 2 Thess 2
  • Dec 12 – 2 Thess 3, Ps 143
  • Dec 13 – Revelations 1

Next Sunday:

Church                                   10:45
Message: Eric Isaac
Offering: General Fund

Nov 29 Bulletin

Call to Worship: “She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.”   Matthew 1:21

MC: Tim Reimer
Offering: Benevolence Fund
Message: Eric Isaac

Pray For This Week:

  • Our College and Career Group.
  • Ryan and Lisa Kelly as they teach and serve at the Father’s House Church in Oroville, California.
  • Let’s remember to pray for (and support) those that are most affected by covid. Some seniors, some stay-at-home moms and others are quite lonely.

Congratulations to Jacobo and Cristina Lozano on the birth of their son, Victor, on November 25!

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Nov 30 – 1 John 2:15-29, Ps 138
  • Dec 1 – 1 John 3
  • Dec 2 – 1 John 4, Ps 139
  • Dec 3 – 1 John 5
  • Dec 4 – 2 John, Ps 140
  • Dec 5 – 3 John
  • Dec 6 – 1 Thess 1-2:16, Prvb 28

Next Sunday:

Church               10:45

Message: Glenn Plett
Offering: EMC

Nov 22 Bulletin

Call to Worship: In Jesus and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence. Ephesians 3:12

MC: Eric Isaac
Message: Charlie Howland
Offering: General Fund

This Week:

Thursday, Nov 26
Ministerial Meeting (Zoom)      7:00

Pray For This Week:

  • Our Youth and their Leaders.
  • Mike and Carmela Reimer as they serve with Kansas City International House of Prayer.

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Nov 23 – 1 Peter 2:13-3:7
  • Nov 24 – 1 Peter 3:8-4:11, Prvb 27
  • Nov 25 – 1 Peter 4:12-19, ch 5
  • Nov 26 – 2 Peter 1, Ps 136
  • Nov 27 – 2 Peter 2
  • Nov 28 – 2 Peter 3, Ps 137
  • Nov 29 – 1 John 1, 2:1-14  

Nov 15 Bulletin

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. Revelation 7:9 

MC: Eric Isaac
Offering: General Fund
Message: Eric Isaac

This Week:

Saturday, Nov 21
Join hundreds of people from across Canada for a special centennial presentation celebrating  MCC’s 100 years of relief, development and peace. You can sign up for the event here: https://link.edgepilot.com/s/d1ae4ab0/fmF4-zhQj0iJ4MJxQ4L2Dw?u=https://mcccanada.ca/centennial/celebration-rsvp

Pray For This Week:

  • Our Ministers.
  • Dwight and Shanda Pinnock as they lead the Generations’ Church in Mandeville, Jamaica.
  •  Dan and Martha‘s grandson Kyle, son of Rod and Susie, passed away in a car accident this week. Let’s support the family with our prayers.

MEMC:
The song leaders are looking for musicians for their music teams! If you are interested in being involved on a team, please let one of us know: Reg Dueck, Amanda Plett, Lonita Reimer, Robyn Reimer, Janet Hamm.

Youth:
Cancelled until further notice.

Bible Plan This Week:

  • Nov 16 – Luke 24:36-53,Ps 132
  • Nov 17 – James 1
  • Nov 18 – James 2, Ps 133
  • Nov 19 – James 3 & 4
  • Nov 20 – James 5, Ps 134
  • Nov 21 – 1 Peter 1
  • Nov 22 – 1 Peter 2:1-12, Ps 135  

Next Sunday:

Church                                   10:45

MC: Eric Isaac
Message: Charlie Howland
Offering: General Fund

Giving Options:

– In the offering box at the back of the Sanctuary.

– Mail a cheque to Larry Plett Box 1166, Arborg

– E-transfer to memc.finance@gmail.com

Nov 8 Bulletin

Call to Worship: We love because he first loved us.  1 John 4:19

MC: Eric Isaac
Message: Tim Reimer
Offering: General Fund

This Week:

Tuesday, Nov 10
Sewing Circle CANCELED until further notice.
BCBC Meeting        7:30

Wednesday, Nov 11
MWM is accepting donations and notes for the care packages but the committee will do the assembly.

Thursday, Nov 12
Moms & Tots   CANCELED

Pray For This Week:
Our Deacons.
– Janellie Blanco as she does evangelism and discipleship ministry with kids and youth in Belize.

MEMC:

The song leaders are looking for musicians for their music teams! If you are interested in being involved on a team, please let one of us know: Reg Dueck, Amanda Plett, Lonita Reimer, Robyn Reimer, Janet Hamm.

If you’d be interested in being a Scripture reader for the worship services talk to Eric. If you want to try it once before you commit to doing it regularly that would be great as well

Bible Plan This Week:

Nov 9 – Luke 22:1-23
Nov 10 – Luke 22:24-46, Ps 130
Nov 11 – Luke 22:47-71
Nov 12 – Luke 23:1-17, Prvbs 26
Nov 13 – Luke 23:18-43
Nov 14 – Luke 23:44-24:12, Ps 131
Nov 15 – Luke 24:13-35  

Next Sunday:

Church                                   10:45
MC: Sid Dueck
Message: Eric Isaac
Offering: General Fund