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”

July 3, 2011 ~  No. 27  - Vol. XLV


“Stewards of health” part one-led by Garlan Yoder

10:30 WORSHIP Service

We Gather

Gathering Song - #377 MH
Call to Worship
Opening Prayer

We Praise

Congregational singing - #372, 375 MH

We Hear

Children’s Time
Scripture Reading: Matthew 1 Peter 2:9-12
Sermon: Who(se) are you? –part 1

We Respond

Congregational Sharing/Prayer Time
Closing song  - #385 MH

*Song leader: Susan Huyard

*Worship leader: Dwight Huyard
*Offering takers: Luke and Ben Huyard

*Offertory: Isaac Huyard
*Scripture reading: Leah Huyard *

Message: Kevin Gasser

Song selections for today can be found in the blue Hymnal for Worship and Celebration (BB),
green Sing the Journey (StJ) and red Mennonite Hymnal (MH) found in the backs of the pews.


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


Congratulations to Greg and Barb Sykes on their marriage yesterday!

James and Melani W. will be with us on Wednesday evening, July 6th to share about their work in Central Asia. Please bring a dish or two to share. The meal will begin around 6:00 with the program following.

The annual Staunton Mennonite Ice Cream Social will be held Tuesday evening, July 19th, beginning at 6:00pm at Gypsy Hill Park. There will be an opportunity to sign up for those that can bring ice cream; all others are invited to bring a dessert to share. Please bring lawn chairs and feel free to stay for the concerts.

You are invited to attend the worship services associated with the annual Virginia Mennonite Conference Assembly July 28th-30th at Eastern Mennonite High School from 7:00-8:45 pm and on the 31st at Eastern Mennonite University from 10-11:45 am. See Kevin for more details.

Please Prayer For:

  • Please pray for those who are traveling this summer.
  • Please pray for Phil, Anje, Everett, and John Cassel as they transition to life back in the United States.

1 Peter 2:9, “9 But you are a chosen people, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s special possession, that you may declare the praises of him who called you out of darkness into his wonderful light.

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, June 26,

Worship attendance 43
Offering  $1,114.00

Next Sunday, July 10, 2011

Sunday School - Glen Zendt
Worship Leader - Glen Zendt
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