“Love, Hope, and Light in the Community”
December 9, 2012 ~ No. 50 Vol. XLVl
9:30 SUNDAY SCHOOL
“Mending Fences” led by Glenn Zendt
10:30 WORSHIP Service
Call to Worship
Lighting of the Advent Candle
Scripture Reading: Malachi 3:1-4; Luke 1:76-79
Message: “A Refined People”
Advent Theme Song: The Peace
of the earth #77 StJ
Congregational Sharing/Prayer Time
*Song leader: Garlan Yoder
*Worship leader: Sylvia Yoder
*Children’s Time: Huyard family
*Message: Kevin Gasser
You are invited to join your church family this evening for our annual
Christmas Caroling event. We will meet at the church at 4 pm and carpool
to local nursing homes. After caroling we will return to the church for a
light meal to begin around 6 pm. Each family should bring 1 dozen cookies.
Please feel free to join in where and when you can!
There will be a benefit concert for the Staunton/Augusta Church Relief
Association (SACRA) tomorrow evening beginning at 7:00 pm at Memorial
Baptist Church. Please see the bulletin board for more information.
Church Council will not meet this month.
All children are invited to help assemble fruit baskets while sharing a
meal next Sunday. We will then visit several people in our community to
distribute the baskets and sing for them. If your child(ren) plan to
attend please let Marlene know by today.
- Those who are suffering from
- Susan Huyard as she
deals with the effects of chemotherapy.
- Joyce Showalter as
she heals following shoulder surgery.
- BJ Rohr and Merton
Greenleaf, our friends and family dealing with cancer and its
Malachi 3:2b, “For he will be like a refiner’s fire or a launderer’s
Photo by A. D. Strickland
Sunday, December 2, 2012
Worship Attendance 47
Next Sunday, December 16, 2012
Sunday School ~ Garlan Yoder
Worship Leader ~ Kathy Zendt
Music Leader ~ Susan Huyard
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.
"No one truly
knows Christ unless they follow Him daily in life" -