Bulletin Announcements


No AWANA on Wed. November 21st – Happy Thanksgiving!  Awana meets from 6:15-7:30 pm every Wednesday evening.  Grades K-6.


No YG on Wed. November 21st – Happy Thanksgiving!  Meets Wednesday Evenings from 7:45-9:30pm.  For 7-12th grade Students.

Prayer Meeting – Sunday mornings

Please join us to pray together on Sunday mornings, 8:15 a.m.

Name Tags

A reminder for adults to please wear your name tags.  They are in your church mailbox.  If you do not have or have misplaced your nametag, please let the office/Erin know or leave a note on the connect sheet and put it in the offering plate.

Installation Service and Reception

Please plan to stay after the service next Sunday Dec.2nd.  There will be a cookie/bar and coffee reception to celebrate Pastor James installation.  Please bring some cookies to share! 

Women’s Relate Event – Dec. 14th

Come at 6:30pm to make Christmas coasters! Please RSVP on FB or in person to Denice Schwartz, Amanda Podratz or Ashley Verdoes.  Also – Christmas cookie exchange! Bring your favorite cookies to share and everyone can take home some new treats to try!

Children’s Christmas Program

Performance is Sunday December 16thduring the Worship Service. Questions contact Sandra Speh.

Women’s Bible Study

The women are studying Romans 1-8, Discovering God’s Good News for Youon Tuesday Evenings at 7:00pm in the fireside room.  One of the most important questions that this study will answer is…..”How can I know for sure that when I die I will go to Heaven?”  Any quesitons contact Mendy Lange or Sherry Smith

Women’s Legacy Bible Study

For women ages 50+.  Meets every other Thursday.  Contact Marian Fischer, Judy Boerboom or Sherry Smith with any questions.

November Praise and Prayer

Please continue to pray for Pastor James and Julie Allen and family as they transition to Swan Lake. Pray the Lord will guide, direct, and provide for them in re-locating and adjusting to a new community and church family and in making new friends.

Please continue to thank God and to pray for the fall ministries including the Youth and AWANA as well as the men’s and women’s events and small group studies. Pray for Pastor Mike and Joy and family as they return from their sabbatical and resume their ministry.

Pray for our Elders and Ministry Team Leaders to have strength and wisdom and be able to see much fruitfulness in their areas of service. Please pray for one another and for our friends and neighbors that people would come to Christ, grow in him, and get connected to others in the body of Christ.