Weavers Mennonite Church

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Sunday Worship Celebration

Sunday, June 24, 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                                                     Stephanie Layman


Welcome & Announcements                                               Micah Hurst     


Praise and  Worship                          c/o Barry Koogler & Jeremy Warner




Children’s Church (Age 3 through 2nd grade, meet downstairs)                 

                                                                                     c/o Michele Mumaw


Worship in Hymns                                                           Jeffrey Smoker


First Fruits Giving: non-budget "Special" (missions)


Message:  "Choose Your Own Adventure:  Sacred Pathways "     
Luke Hertzler     


   Scripture:  Psalm 23, Ezekiel 1 and 3, Deuteronomy 6:6-9, Exodus 7:1-5,       

                    James 1:27, & others

Hymn of Response  


Sharing & Prayer


Benediction & Closing Song





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 – Emily Eby, Lauren Rhodes



Tuesday, June 26

  9am  Youth at Mr. J's

  7:00pm  Ministries Council


Wednesday,  June 27

   6:30pm  VBS

   7pm  Prayer meeting


Sunday, July 1
   Message: Shawn & Laura Green, “A glimpse of God's handy work in Italy”

    Scripture:  Philippians 2:1-11         

                Nursery Attendants: Worship – Stephanie Slabach Brubaker, Ada Zhang


Statistics for Sunday Service  June 17,  2018

Worship Attendance - 117

Offering:  Budget - $4,994; VBS - $80.00



VBS (Continued) - July 11, 18:  6:30-8:30pm

Annual Church Campout at Highland Retreat: August 31-Sept. 2

Photo sessions for new church directory:  Oct 11-13



Happy Birthday blessings this week to: Ed Parks!


Ladies:  RSVP to the church office for the combined baby shower for Annie King and Kristin Wenger on Sun., July 1st at 4 pm at Shady Oak.


As of July 1 Eugene and Aldeen Wenger will not have a land line. Their cell phones are: Aldeen 540-478-4400 and Eugene 540-478-4401.


Come enjoy an evening in support of MCC, featuring music by Willow Run Band, Perry Blosser, Andry Stutzman, Lightning Lucas, and Caleb Schrock-Hurst, and stories of MCC by Earl Martin. Freewill offering to support Caleb's upcoming MCC SALT Assignment in Vietnam will be taken. EMU's Martin (Seminary) Chapel, June 29th, 7pm.


Egg cartons needed:  Regina Brubaker is collecting egg cartons for a farmer neighbor.  Please bring to the church foyer and place in the box under one of the foyer benches.

Little Rolling Library - Summer can be a great time to catch up on some good books! To make it easier to grab a book, a "Little Rolling Library" cart will be in the church foyer Sunday mornings with a sample collection of books from the library. Feel free to check it out! 


Some new books:

Fledge, Launching Your Kids without Losing Your Mind by Brenda Yoder

Your New Money Mindset - Create a Healthy Relationship with Money by Brad Hewitt and James Moline

Isaiah's Daughter, A Novel of Prophets and Kings by Mesu Andrews

For personal, moving and fact-filled look at how immigration laws work out, see:  Love Undocumented: Risking Trust in a Fearful World   by Sarah Quezada, Herald Press


A Mediterranean meal fundraiser for VMMissions workers Steve and Laura Campbell will be June 28, at 6:00 pm at Lindale Mennonite Church, 6255 Jesse Bennett Way, Linville, Va. Dinner will include kabobs, salad, hummus, etc.  The Campbells will share a few stories in a program following the meal. There will be an opportunity to financially support their work in Montenegro.  


As always, visit http://virginiaconference.org/news/current-bulletin-announcements/  for conference related events and job openings.


Visit VMRC's Park Gables Gallery 10a.m. - 5p.m., 1491 Virginia Ave., Hburg. through June 29 showcasing nearly 100 diversified works from artists across the country.


Gain confidence and clarity about moving to Medicare with guidance from Everence. Attend Everencve's workshop on July 5 at The Gathering Place (parking and entrance behind Everence office), 841 Mount Clinton Pike, Harrisonburg, VA. Learn your key steps to get Medicare, how to move from current coverage, and enrollment details and deadlines. RSVP: (540) 437-7422 or harrisonburg@everence.com


Next year EMU will welcome two Spanish Language Assistants through MCC’s International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP).  IVEP is a year-long work and cultural exchange opportunity for young, Christian adults. We will be looking for host families for Maria Rene Saucedo Osinaga/age 20 from Bolivia, and Otoniel Suero Escalante/age 23 from the Dominican Republic.  All hosts must be:  active in their church community, open to learning from others,  willing to share their lives with the IVEP participant, and intentional about checking in with the IVEP participant. Interested?  Contact Vi Dutcher, Professor & Department Chair, Language & Literature, EMU at 540.432.4316 or email violet.dutcher@emu.edu