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4/30/17 Announcements

Sunday 4/30
  • Gateway Woods Collection
  • Silver Lining Fund - if anyone wants to add or delete their name from Roanoke's Silver Lining subscription list please do that by today on the lists hanging up on the bulletin board in the dining room hall. Our church pays $18 for each mailed subscription. If you receive a mailed subscription there is still time to make your donation. You can put your money or check in the collection boxes or give to Bro. Tim Hohulin.
  • Communion in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Nursing Home at 2:00 - Please try to arrive by 1:45.

Tuesday 5/2 - Helping Hands will Meet from 9:00-3:00

Wed 5/3 - National Day of Prayer Service at 7:30  - HOPE and High School WOW have been cancelled so they can attend the service

Friday 5/5 - Young Group Get in the Word at Bro. John Bradle's at 7:30

Saturday/Sunday 5/6-7 -  Bloomington Young Group Invite

May Topical Bible Studies
  • Wednesday 5/10 - Conversion - A Parent’s Role in the Lord’s Work - Bro. Frank Sauder
  • Wednesday 5/24 - Spiritual Lessons from the Mountain - Bro. Ed Sauder

The Apostolic Christian LifePoints - is the new name for what was previously known as “Home for the Handicapped.”  The names for the individual facilities (e.g. Timber Ridge, Oakwood Estates, etc) will remain the same. Additional information on this name change is available in the printed announcements or on cards which are available in the north hall.

Sign Up for August Conference -  Today and May 7, are set aside during lunch to sign up for jobs during the conference week.  This would include set up and tear down, ushers, transcription, proof reading, parking, office help, first aid, drivers, luggage handling, restrooms oversight, etc.  If you have been previously approached about helping in a certain area, you still need to sign up for the time slots you will be available to assist.  Also, please encourage your Bible Class age children to sign up.  Tables are set up in the north hall and committee members will be available to answer any questions you may have. Thank you for your support as we host the conference this year.

Vacation Bible School  - ­will be held June 5-9. The following signup sheets have been posted on the bulletin board in the north hall:  
  • New Students: Please list names for incoming 3 year olds as well as children who are not on the Sunday School roster that plan to come to VBS.
  • Teachers and helpers for all Grade Levels:You only need to teach for a single night (more if you would like) and you can sign up by yourself, with another brother, or as a husband/wife team.
If you have any questions regarding the sign-ups or VBS, please contact Sis. Marjorie Bertschi or Sis. Jamie Hodel.

Looking Ahead

Saturday 5/20 - Redeeming the Time Potluck in the Home’s Multi-Purpose Room at 5:00 - All who participate in the "Redeeming the Time" ministry are invited to the annual potluck.  For those who have adopted, please share this date with your adoptee so they know to save the date!  Sandwiches, chips, and drinks will be provided, and those who are able should bring a dessert or a salad.  We look forward to a blessed time together and any questions can be directed to Sis. Tina Leman. 

4/23/17 Announcements

Sunday 4/23
  • Jason Schwind’s Baptism
  • Family Hymn Sing at the Home is Cancelled - The next family hymn sing will be in May
  • Sign Up for August Conference -  April 23, 30 and May 7, are set aside during lunch to sign up for jobs during the conference week.  This would include set up and tear down, ushers, transcription, proof reading, parking, office help, first aid, drivers, luggage handling, restrooms oversight, etc.  If you have been previously approached about helping in a certain area, you still need to sign up for the time slots you will be available to assist.  Also, please encourage your Bible Class age children to sign up.  Tables will be set up in the north hall and committee members will be available to answer any questions you may have. Thank you for your support as we host the conference this year.

Wednesday 4/26 -  The ACTIVE Boys will Meet in the Church Kitchen at 7:30 

Friday 4/28 - Young Group Babysitting from 6:00 - 9:00 -  there is a signup sheet in the back hall

Sunday 4/30
  • Gateway Woods Collection
  • Communion in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Nursing Home at 2:00

Wed 5/3 - National Day of Prayer Service at 7:30


Looking Ahead

Saturday 5/20 - Redeeming the Time Potluck in the Home’s Multi-Purpose Room at 5:00 - All who participate in the "Redeeming the Time" ministry are invited to the annual potluck.  For those who have adopted, please share this date with your adoptee so they know to save the date!  Sandwiches, chips, and drinks will be provided, and those who are able should bring a dessert or a salad.  We look forward to a blessed time together and any questions can be directed to Sis. Tina Leman. 

4/16/17 Announcements

Tuesday 4/18 - Young Group Sings at the Roanoke Home at 7:00

Wednesday 4/19
  • Testimony of Jason Schwind - baptism will be on Sunday 4/23
  • High School W.O.W. at 7:00 at Fehrs
  • H.O.P.E.

Friday 4/21 - Young Group Bible Study at Bro. Greg Mosers at 7:30

Friday 4/28 - Young Group Babysitting from 6:00 - 9:00 -  there is a signup sheet in the back hall

Sunday 4/30 - Communion in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Nursing Home at 2:00

Wed 5/3 - National Day of Prayer Service at 7:30 - The Prairie Choristers and the Youth Choir will be singing in addition to the prayers.  The Prairie Choristers will begin practicing this Wednesday for the National Day of Prayer. There will only be 2-3 practices before the program. Anyone who would like to sing with them, should feel free to come to practice after church on Wednesday night. If you have questions, email Bro. Phil at phodel@gmail.com

Saturday 5/20 - Redeeming the Time Potluck in the Home’s Multi-Purpose Room at 5:00 - All who participate in the "Redeeming the Time" ministry are invited to the annual potluck.  For those who have adopted, please share this date with your adoptee so they know to save the date!  Sandwiches, chips, and drinks will be provided, and those who are able should bring a dessert or a salad.  We look forward to a blessed time together and any questions can be directed to Sis. Tina Leman.  

August Conference Information:
  • Thursday 4/20 - Ladies Meeting for in the Dining Room at 7:00 -   There will be a meeting for all the Roanoke ladies to discuss and sign up for helping with meals during the conference.  We will need the support of the entire church and would appreciate and look forward to a very strong turnout of all ages at this meeting.  There will be many different opportunities to help - food donations, cooks, waitresses, doing dishes, etc.  We are thankful for the opportunity to work with our church family as we serve our Elder brothers and our church.
  • Volunteers Needed - In addition to the Thursday night meeting, the following 3 Sundays, April 23, 30 and May 7, will be set aside during lunch to sign up for all other jobs during the conference week.  This would include set up and tear down, ushers, transcription, proof reading, parking, office help, first aid, drivers, luggage handling, restrooms oversight, etc.  If you have been previously approached about helping in a certain area, you still need to sign up for the time slots you will be available to assist.  Also, please encourage your Bible Class age children to sign up.  Tables will be set up in the north hall and committee members will be available to answer any questions you may have. Thank you for your support as we host the conference this year.

4/9/17 Announcements

Sunday 4/9
  • Charity Fund Collection
  • Sunday School Easter Program
  • Communion at 6:00 PM

Wednesday 4/12
  • No Services Due to Good Friday Services
  • A.C.T.I.V.E - The Active boys will be volunteering at the Midwest Food bank.  Please meet at the Commerce bank at 5:45 and we will bring them home afterwards.

Good Friday Services 4/14 - There will be a program here at church beginning at our regular time of 7:30 pm. In addition to a message, the Prairie Choristers and Youth Choir will sing.

Saturday 3/15 - Young Group Easter Singing at Princeville’s Fellowship Hall at 7:00

Sunday 4/16
  • Easter Services - There will be an early morning service at 7:30 with both choirs singing.  A breakfast will follow and then morning church will be held at our regular time, with the song service starting at 9:45 am. There will be no Sunday School, lunch or afternoon services.  We would appreciate your help with breakfast. Sign-up for food and volunteers will be done through PerfectPotluck.com. See the printed announcements for details. If you do not have access to PerfectPotluck.com and would like to help, please contact sisters: Lydia or Beverly Bertschi.
  • Family Hymn Sing at the Home - postponed until next Sunday 4/23

Wednesday 4/19 - Testimony of Jason Schwind - baptism will be on Sunday 4/23

Sunday 4/30 - Communion in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Nursing Home at 2:00

Thursday 4/20 - Ladies Meeting for the August Conference in the Dining Room at 7:00 -   There will be a meeting for all the Roanoke ladies to discuss and sign up for helping with meals during the conference.  We will need the support of the entire church and would appreciate and look forward to a very strong turnout of all ages at this meeting.  There will be many different opportunities to help - food donations, cooks, waitresses, doing dishes, etc.  We are thankful for the opportunity to work with our church family as we serve our Elder brothers and our church.

Friday 4/28 - Young Group Babysitting from 6:00 - 9:00 -  there is a signup sheet in the back hall