April’s Collection - Charity Fund
2nd Service - Our Church, Our Community - This is the first of a series to introduce our church’s guiding principles. The ministers plan to take a unique approach to teach each principle.
Ballots Due Today - Ministers will count ballots after church today. Ballots must be in the box or texted/emailed to Bro. Frank by 12:30.
Exhortation on Seeking a Minister (depending on ballot results)
HOPE will Meet in the Bible Class Room at 7:30 - They will meet each Wed. evening through April.
Friday 4/16 - Nursing Home Fish Fry 4:30 - 7:00 - For those who signed up to make cookies they are to be 3.5” - 4”, individually bagged and dropped off at the multipurpose room by 11:00 AM on Friday. For additional details about the Fish Fry click here: https://www.facebook.com/
2nd Service - “No Greater Love” - Bro. Matt (GP #1 - “Jesus Christ’s love for us is the foundation and motivation for everything we do.”
Bro. Fred and Sis. Jodi’s last Sunday before returning to PNG
New Convert - Samantha Bertschi (Bro. Sam and Sis. Marjorie)
Fellowship Hall Closed for Repairs - The fellowship hall will be closed 4/12-5/15 due to floor repair
VBS - We are looking forward to our Summer Vacation Bible School June 7th - 11th. This is an activity that brings many opportunities to serve. Please use the link below to access a sign-up sheet for the week. If you have any questions regarding the sign-up or Vacation Bible School for grades 3 years old - 8th grade, please contact Sis. Jamie Hodel. VBS 2021: Come one, come all! Step up to JESUS... the greatest decision on earth!
Sunday School Nominations
If a brother or sister has a desire to teach Sunday School they should submit their name to the nominating committee. If a brother or sister would like to nominate someone, they should contact the brother or sister to ask for permission to submit their name to the head of the Nominating Committee (Matt/Hope Sauder, Brad/Patty Hodel, Stephen/Susan Bertschi, Bob/Ann Knepp, Scott/Mandy Yordy) by Sunday 4/18
Current Sunday School Openings
Primary Classes (4 year olds - 2nd grade) - 3 openings
Intermediate Classes (3rd grade - 8th grade) - 2 openings
Bible Class(9th-12th grade) - 2 openings
Sunday School elections will be held from Sunday 4/25 - Sunday 5/2.
Cemetery Maintenance Position - Anyone interested in this position should contact Bro. Greg Moser or Bro Rich Bertschi.
Nursing Home - We are looking for an individual with excellent communication skills to serve as a part-time Volunteer and Visitation Coordinator (one position) for the Home. This position will be responsible for coordinating our volunteers, maintaining our visitation schedule, and monitoring our screening process for staff and visitors. If you feel this is a way you could serve our residents or would like to learn more about this position, please contact Bro. Nate Hoffman at the Home.
Apostolic Christian Bookstore - 1-2 mornings per week from 8:30-11:30. Additional information is on the bulletin board.
Other Ways to Serve and Learn
Discipleship Conference at West Lafayette on 4/17 from 8:30-3:00- for additional information and registration: Discipleship Conference 2021 – ACCFS (accounseling.org)
Memorial Day Weekend - ALive 2021 - The Athens, Alabama congregation invites everyone to enjoy a beautiful weekend of fellowship, singing and worship. The weekend event will be held at The Vision, a 300+ acre Christian retreat in Huntsville, AL.
Center for Discipleship Program at PeachTree, GA from 6/12-7/9. For additional information and registration: https://peachtreeministries.