Staunton Mennonite Church

2405 3rd St - Staunton, VA 24401 - 540 886-5869
Office hours Monday and Friday, 9am until 1pm
Pastor: Kevin Gasser   540 292-4507
Elder: Glenn Zendt - 886-3550

“Love, Hope, and Light in the Community”

May 8, 2011 ~  No. 19  - Vol. XLV


Communicating through symbols-led by Danny Weaver

10:30 WORSHIP Service

We Gather

Gathering Song - 14 StJ
Call to Worship
Opening Prayer

We Praise

Congregational singing  - 51, 47 StJ
Offering/Song of Praise

We Hear

Children’s Time
Scripture Reading: Matthew 6:5-15
Sermon: When you pray...

We Respond

Congregational Sharing/Prayer Time
Closing song   -  300 MH (verses 1,2,4,&5)

Song leader: Susan Huyard
*Worship leader: Sonya Gasser
*Message: Kevin Gasser

Song selections for today can be found in the hymnals in the backs of the pews.


Nursery care is available behind the sanctuary for children ages 0-2.


Next Sunday’s offering will be divided evenly between Virginia Mennonite Missions and Virginia Mennonite Conference.

Church Council will meet this Wednesday at 7:30pm. Devotions, Dwight.

Mt. View Mennonite is hosting a Brunswick Stew Dinner and Bake Sale to raise funds for their mission trip to the Maranatha School for the Deaf in Jamaica on Saturday, May 14th beginning at 6:00pm.

The Grace Christian High School Choir will present a concert of sacred music at Springdale Mennonite Church on Sunday, May 15, at 6:30 p.m. There will be a time of fellowship and dessert following the concert.

Those who signed up to receive The Mennonite may make checks payable to the church in the amount of $37, or whatever you can afford.

There will be a fellowship meal on May 22nd following the morning worship service. After lunch you are invited to stay as Jenifer Bradford shares pictures and stories from her recent trip to the Middle East.

Please Prayer For:

  • Please pray for Peggy Blosser as she recovers following a stroke.
  • Please pray for our friends and family members that are experiencing various health problems.
  • Please pray those that are recovering following the recent natural disasters both far and near.

Matthew 6:9, “This, then, is how you should pray: ‘Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name.’”


Thank you for joining us in worship today.  If this is your first time at Staunton Mennonite,
please fill out the “Welcome” card in the back of the pew and place it in the offering plate.


Sunday, May 1,

Worship attendance - 46
Offering - $1,511.00

Next Sunday, May 15, 2011

Sunday School:   Marvin Showalter
Worship Leader: Garlan Yoder
Music Leader:     Garlan Yoder

Staunton Mennonite Church
Photo by A. D. Strickland

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