2/12/2012 Announcements

Monday 2/12 - Hall Lighting Project
The hallway ceiling renovation is scheduled to begin tomorrow morning.  The baby room and three hallways will not be useable Wednesday evening.  Please use the north entrance doors on each side.

Sunday 2/12 - All-Church Potluck and Family Sing
The annual All-Church Potluck and Family Sing will be this afternoon at 4:30 at the Fellowship Hall. Meat and table service will be provided. A donation to cover the cost of the fried chicken and sliced ham will be accepted at the potluck. Please bring a covered dish. Everyone is welcome! But if you did not sign-up earlier, please see Bro. Mike or Sis. Nancy Hoffman today to let them know you are coming so ample seating can be set up.

Wednesday 2/15 - High School Students
The Worship on Wednesday group will meet at Bro. Dave Leman’s house at 6:45 this Wednesday.  The group will travel to Mika’s in Eureka.  Those students who cannot drive to Mika’s will be given a ride from Leman’s house to Mika’s and then home from Mika’s.

Friday 2/17 - Topical Bible Study by Bro. Kevin Knapp “Identifying your Spiritual Gifts”
Bro. Kevin Knapp will be presenting a topical Bible Study on Spiritual Gifts this Friday at 7:00 PM at the Fellowship Hall.  This presentation is for everyone in the church.  For those who would like to participate in the three session Spiritual Gifts small group Bible Study, please sign up no later than Wednesday the 22nd.

Bible Class Spaghetti Supper
There are sign up sheets for food donations for the Bible Class Spaghetti Supper for anyone that is willing to donate as well as a job sign up sheet for Bible Class parents on the bulletin board by the women's restroom .Thanks in advance for all who are willing to help .

Silver Lining
Regarding Silver Lining subscriptions: If anyone has any address changes for the Silver Lining, or any additions to or deletions from the current Silver Lining subscription list, please notify Sis. Jamie Hodel or Sis. Judy Sauder by the end of February.

Bro. Rich Knepp
Bro. Rich was able to move to the apartment on Friday.  Even though he is out of the hospital, there are many obstacles ahead.  While extremely weak, his faith is strong.  Bro. Rich and Sis. Janet also wanted to convey their appreciation for all the cards and prayers and they send everyone their love and gratitude,



Winter Small Group Bible Studies - “Identifying and Developing Your Spiritual Gifts
     Our small group Bible studies have been a blessing and learning experience. To keep us all growing and in the Word, a winter/spring session on “Identifying and Developing Your Spiritual Gifts” is being planned. Each member and friend of our Roanoke church is again encouraged to participate. The session will begin on February 17 with a one evening teaching seminar by Bro. Kevin Knapp and will be followed up by 3 sessions of small group studies, with each session lasting approximately 1hrour and 15 minutes. You may sign up on the bulletin board in the back hall or by e-mailing Brock Gerber.    bjgerber@mediacombb.net
     Additional Small Group Studies
     We are again offering the studies that we have done in the past, if there are enough that sign up. The additional studies will start after the Spiritual gifts study and are: James, Titus, Philippians, Biblical Financial Study By Crown Financial, and Spiritual Headship for men.  

Winter World Relief Projects
The USA Winter WR projects are taking place in two locations this year and there is a need for additional volunteers.  This year’s projects are in Cullman, Alabama (near Athens) and Bastrop, Texas (near Austin).  We have churches in both of these locations.  If you are able to sign up to help during February or March, please visit the ACWR website.

Friday 3/2 - Bro. Zach Bertsch at Gridley’s Fellowship Hall
Bro. Zach Bertsch from Bluffton Indiana will be presenting an inspiration message on how God is using his battle with cancer to shape him and others around him. This will be held at the Gridley Fellowship Hall at 7:00 on Friday night, March 2nd. Additional information is posted on the bulletin board.

Saturday 3/10 - Bible Class Spaghetti Supper

Saturday 3/24 - Men’s Seminar