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 April: Danny and Frances Weaver
Greeters for May: Jim & Janie Delp
Nursery this week: Mim Friesen  - Nursery next Week: Joyce Showalter

“Love, Hope, and Light in the Community”

April 26, 2009  ~  No.17 ~ Vol. XLIII


Seeking help in times of need  -  Discussion led by Jim Delp



Gathering Song ~ Susan Huyard
Announcements ~ Kristin Sharp
Call to Worship
Children’s Time ~ Kevin Gasser


Worshiping in Song ~ Susan
Moment in Mission
Offering ~ Kristin
Sharing/Congregational Prayer


Scripture Reading: 1st John 3:1-10


“Am I a Child of God” ~  Pastor Kevin


Hymn of Response ~ Susan
Benediction ~ Kevin


Congratulations to Mim Friesen as she was recently recognized for her years of service with Middle River Weekday Religious Education.

There will be a Weekday Religious Education program at St. Paul United Methodist Church on May 5th beginning at 7:00 pm.

The offering on May 10th will be split evenly between Virginia Mennonite Missions and Virginia Mennonite Conference.

Gospel Echoes will be presenting an evening of music and a message at Dayton Mennonite Church on Sunday, May 3rd beginning at 7:00 pm

Mennonite Women of Virginia will hold their Annual Missions Day on May 7th at Weavers Mennonite Church beginning at 8:45 am.

Anyone who wishes to reimburse the church for their subscription to The Mennonite may make a donation of $35 to Staunton Mennonite Church.

Mennonite Women of Staunton will be participating in a yard sale at the Buckhorn Inn on May 16th. Please save the date if you are able to help and begin collecting items that you would like to donate for the sale.

Prayer Concerns

  • Please pray for the family of Hazel Cook as they mourn her recent passing.
  • Pray for Lisa Jordan as she undergoes treatments for a growth on her brain.
  • Please pray for Peggy Blosser as she seeks to grow in strength.

     1 John 3:1 “See what love the Father has given us,
                            that we should be called children of God”


  Sunday, April 19, 2009
Worship attendance 43
Offering $883.00
Next Sunday, May 3, 2009
Sunday School Leader ~Marvin Showalter
Worship Leader
Music Leader ~ Glen Zendt

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