Staunton Mennonite Church

2405 3rd St - Staunton, VA 24401
Phone 540 886-5869
Office hours Monday and Friday, 9am until 1pm
Kevin Gasser, Pastor - 540 292-4507
Glenn Zendt - Elder - Phone 886-3550
Greeters for March: Could be you
Nursery this week: Kathy Zendt - Nursery next Week: Diane Rowland

“Love, Hope, and Light in the Community”

March 22, 2009  ~  No.12~ Vol. XLIII


Renewal of Life - Discussion led by Danny Weaver



Announcements ~  Sonya Gasser
Call to Worship
Lent Theme Song STJ #29  ~ Marvin Showalter
Children’s Time ~ Deona Houff


Worshiping in Song ~ Marvin
Moment in Mission
Offering ~ Sonya
Sharing/Congregational Prayer


Readers’ theater:
        Numbers 24:4-9, John 3:14-21, Ephesians 2:1-10


"The Scandalous Antidote" ~  Pastor Kevin Gasser


Confession ~ Kevin
Hymn of Response ~ Marvin
Benediction ~ Kevin


There will be a prayer meeting at SMC this Wednesday at 7:00

There will be a game night here at Staunton Mennonite on Friday, March 27th beginning at 7:00. Bring games and snacks to share.

It is time to renew our group subscription to The Mennonite. If you are interested in beginning or continuing a subscription to The Mennonite, please speak with Kathy Zendt by April 5th.

Mennonite Mutual Aid will be sponsoring a forum titled “Green Faith: Communities Linking Faith and Sustainability” on April 18th from 9-12:30 at Harrisonburg First Church of the Brethren. See the bulletin board for more information.

Prayer Concerns

  • Please pray for the friends and family of Judy Craig as they morn her passing this week.
  • Pray for Glenn Zendt as he works with a Mennonite Disaster Service team this week in Louisiana.
  • Remember those who are affected by the difficult economic times world-wide.
  • Please pray for our friends and family members dealing with cancer and its treatments.
  • Take time this week to pray for our community, asking how God might be moving within it and how we might be called to participate

John 3:14-15, “Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the desert, so the Son of Man must be lifted up, that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life.”

  Sunday, March 15 2009
Worship attendance 41
Offering $1134.36
Next Sunday, March 29, 2009
Sunday School leader ~
Worship Leader ~ Glenn Zendt
Music Leader ~ Susan Huyard
Message ~ Dustin Miller

"No one truly knows Christ unless they follow Him daily in life" - Hans Denck