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”

October 16, 2011 ~  No. 42  - Vol. XLV


“An ordered life”-led by Garlan Yoder

10:30 WORSHIP Service

We Gather

Gathering Song  - #12 StJ
Call to Worship
Opening Prayer

We Praise

Congregational singing - #362, 363 MH, Overhead
Moment in Mission

We Hear

Children’s Time
Scripture Reading: Matthew 22:15-22
Message: Giving to God

We Respond

Congregational Sharing/Prayer Time
Closing song

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


Church Council will meet this week. Devotions: Garlan

The Women’s Care group will meet this Wednesday at 7:00pm.

Pleasant View Home will hold their annual banquet Oct. 22, beginning at 6:00 pm. Contact Maynard Weaver (337-5495) if you plan to attend.

There will be a Harvest Brunswick Stew event at the Buckhorn Inn Sunday, Oct. 23, beginning at 1:30. Come to peel and cut vegetables for the stew (please bring your own knives and cutting boards). If you have veggies to contribute, please see Glenn. Bring lawn chairs, outdoor games and jars to take stew home. The meal will begin around 4:30.

Highland Retreat’s Annual Fall Banquet will be held Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Eastern Mennonite High School. All who are interested in the ministry of Highland Retreat are welcome. To make your reservation call 540-852-3226,

Chuck Wagon Gang will hold a concert at Park View Mennonite Church
Sunday October 23, 2011 at 2:30 pm. Tickets are $16 if purchased at Red Front, Park Gables or Ruth’s Books and $18 if bought at the concert.

You are invited to participate in the annual Staunton Walk to End Alzheimer’s, October 29th at the Frontier Culture Museum. See the bulletin board for more information.

Please Prayer For:

  • Remember the leaders of our nation.

Matthew 22:21, “So give back to Caesar what is Caesar’s, and to God what is God’s.”

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, October 9,

Worship Attendance 44
Offering  $1,665.00

Next Sunday, October 23, 2011

Sunday School ~ Danny Weaver
Worship Leader ~ Amina Shenk
Music Leader ~ Lowell Wenger

Staunton Mennonite Church
Photo by A. D. Strickland

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