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Worship Celebration

    Sunday, January 14, 2018

 

                                  

Called into God’s Family, we join together

to be transformed through worship,

to nurture one another,

to be equipped to serve Jesus Christ, and

to carry out His mission in the world.

 

 

 

A WARM  WELCOME.  We appreciate your presence here today.  We enjoy the new and familiar faces as we gather together.  May the Lord help each of us to love, adore and worship him – our great Savior.

 

 

Prelude & Offertory                                                c/o the Wright Family

 

Welcome & Announcements                                                 Kevin Byler     

 

Praise and  Worship                                                  c/o Marvin Slabaugh

 

Focusing                                                                                                 

 

Children's Church (age 3 through 2nd grade invited downstairs)

 

Worship in Hymns                                                           Marvin Slabaugh

   HWB  598    "A Wonderful Savior is Jesus"

   HWB   107   "Blessed Savior, We Adore Thee"

    

First Fruits Giving

 

Sermon:  " Believing in Jesus:  Our Savior and Lord"         Dennis Kuhns

                                                   Scriptures: John 1:1-14                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

Hymn of Response    

   HWB 522   " My Jesus, I Love Thee"

 

Sharing & Prayer

 

Benediction & Closing Song

 

 

 

(Pastor Micah Hurst will be in the Prayer Room following the service for anyone needing a ministry of prayer.)

 

 

TODAY AT WEAVERS

 

Sunday School Classes for Children, Youth and Adults begin at 9:30am.  Ushers are glad to assist with directions.

 

¨       Hearing assistance units are available from the ushers.

 

Nursery services are available.

Attendants: Worship – Donna Blosser, Joelle Blosser

 

 

THIS WEEK AT WEAVERS

Wednesday, January 17

  6pm  January Event in Shady Oak

 

Sunday, January 21

  Speaker, Phil Kanagy, "Connected...but Lonely"

      Scripture: Psalm 102:1-7

       Nursery Attendants: Worship – Barb Martin, Shawna Hurst

 

Statistics for Sunday Service  January 7, 2018

Worship Attendance - 146

Offering:  Budget - $4,413

 

Upcoming Events

February 4 - Fellowship Meal, followed by Members Business Meeting

 

Upcoming Event

Feb. 10, 5:30pm  Valentine "S'more Love" Event for everyone

 

Announcements

Happy Birthday blessings this week to:  Neah Garrald, Ike Hertzler, and Barry Koogler.

 

Our sympathies to Ronald & Sherry Showalter, in the passing of Ronald's mother, Twila. A service of remembrance was held yesterday at Lindale Mennonite Church.

 

Jack Holden passed away Sunday evening, Jan. 7.  Our sympathies to Clara.  A memorial service will be held Tuesday at Weavers at 2pm.

 

This Sunday January 14, 7:00 pm at Harrisonburg Mennonite Church: Join The Walking Roots Band for an evening of musical entertainment (and Shirley's popcorn!) to raise funds for Tyler and Kendra Yoder as they prepare to plant a church and build community in Richmond VA. Currently serving as church planting residents with Eastside Church, Tyler and Kendra Yoder are responding to a call to plant a church in Richmond, partnering in ministry with Virginia Mennonite Missions, Eastside, and a growing network of support in their communities.

 

January Event 2018  Each Wednesday (started Jan. 10):  meal in Shady Oak at 6; input time starts at 6:50pm.  There are separate activities for Kids and Jr. Youth for the input time.  Additional copies of an overview of our topic, "Healthy Sexuality and the People of God" are located on the foyer credenza.

 

An Invitation for Young Adults: Shenandoah Valley Faith & Light would like to invite young adults into friendship with persons with intellectual disabilities. Join us once a month on a Friday evening for an informal, get-to-know-you supper, followed by worship. In June, we will celebrate new friendships with a weekend worship retreat at Camp Overlook. There is no cost to you for these activities, other than your time. For more information, contact Dave Gullman (pastor at Pleasant View, dgullman@pleasantviewinc.org) or Derek Yoder (student at Eastern Mennonite Seminary, derek.yoder@emu.edu).

 

Outreach Committee is planning a week of service with MCC's SWAP program in Kimball, WV (where Peg and Lee Martin are directors) for July 9 -14, 2018.  If you have interest in being a part of this week, please contact Janine Kanagy before January 31. Come, be a part of a meaningful week of building relationships through fellowship and service!

 

9th Annual PA Groundhog Day Feast & Celebration will be held on Fri, Feb. 2, 5:30 pm at the Park View MC Fellowship Hall. Meal will begin at 6:00 pm.   All persons with PA roots are invited to come for an evening of fun and fellowship.  This includes spouses and children.  Please bring generous portions of your family favorite Pennsylvania foods to share with others.  Fresh Sausage and scrapple from an Amish butcher in PA,  drinks and table service will be provided.  There will be a basket for donations to help cover expenses.   For more information contact Mary Ann Heatwole at 540-434-7678  (maryann@heatwoles.us) or Lee Yoder at 540-209-1180 (leemyoder@comcast.net)

 

Help a child from our community with reading:  volunteer as an after school tutor providing reading support during the After School Book Buddy Program Mon/Wed from 3-4pm.  Tutor sessions involve reading at a child's instructional level, practice in writing, word categorization activities and games (lesson plans provided for each student). Tutor training session will be held Wed., Jan. 17, 3pm. Contact Mountain View Elementary 438-1965 or email pbrubaker@rockingham.k.12.va for more information.

 

You are invited to an informational session for faith communities Tues., Jan. 30, 2-4pm at DePaul Community Resources, 36 Southgate Court Suite 102, Hburg.  This meeting will be a great opportunity to learn about the work each of our organizations are already doing in the area for foster children and how we can join forces to serve our community better.  Please RSVP to Stephanie Musser by 1/26/18 at smusser@depaulcr.org.