This Sunday morning Pastor Jeff will continue our series, What About Prayer?, with “Why Is God Silent?” Sunday evening Pastor Mike will begin a new series on the Book of Mark with chapter 1. Please join us for Sunday worship, and take time to meet someone you don’t know. We’re always so glad to see you!
This Sunday is Host Family Worship Sunday. John Maempa will speak on “why we need to pray for our own nation.” Also, our International Ladies Life Group will meet Sunday evening at 6:00 in Room 202. Our free Wednesday ESL class is Wednesdays at 6:30p in Room 123. Invite your international friends to join us! If you have any questions about our international ministries, e-mail us.
This Wednesday night Richard Hammer will continue to share magnificent photos and insights gained through his study of astronomy. Join us every Wednesday night for solid Bible teaching, insightful table discussions, and prayer. Come early for coffee and fellowship!
Family Life’s inspiring Weekend To Remember conference for married and engaged couples is coming to Chateau on the Lake April 8-10. Through Monday, January 25, Family Life is offering “Buy One, Get One” on registrations. If you miss this deal, you can get our group discount when you register by April 8 with our group name—marriagecentral (written as one word). Hotel reservations must be made directly with Chateau on the Lake. The discounted room rate for the conference is $119 a night. Call them at 888-333-5253 before March 25, 2016.
Our February breakfast is coming up February 4. The menu includes scrambled eggs, biscuits & gravy, sausage patties, French toast, fruit, juices, coffee and tea. Plan to stay for After Breakfast Linger Longer. Bring a favorite board game or just plan to sit a while and visit with friends over a cup of fresh coffee.
Open enrollment for the Sanctuary Choir is going on right now. If you enjoy singing, please join us. We rehearse on Wednesday nights and sing on Sunday mornings. If you would like more information, please e-mail email@example.com.
Our next water baptism celebration is Sunday, February 21. If you would like to follow Jesus’ example and be baptized in water, please plan to attend the required class on Sunday, February 14. Adults meet at 5:00p. Kids meet at 5:30p. Questions? Contact us.
Three 9-week elective studies are beginning this month. They are Living Free: Anger (begins January 31); Living Free: Insight (begins January 31); and Financial Peace University (begins January 17). For information about each study, visit our electives page.
Are you going through a difficult time? We can help. A Stephen Minister cares, listens, encourages, and provides emotional and spiritual support to those going through a crisis or difficult time. To learn how you can receive confidential care, contact Pastor David in the church office, 417.862.5013.
We need excited, kid-loving volunteers for our KidZone services at 10:30a Sunday mornings as well as 6:00p Sunday evenings. We also need volunteers to help with 3rd-5th grade Discovery Rangers on Wednesday nights at 6:30. If you have a heart for kids and want to help, contact us!