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”

September 1, 2013  No. 35 Vol. XLVlI


Lesson Title

“God creates the world”-led by Garlan Yoder

10:30 WORSHIP Service

We Gather

Gathering Song
Call to Worship
Opening Prayer

We Praise

Congregational Singing

We Hear

Scripture Reading: Matthew 6:19-43
Sermon: “The Simplicity of Christian Stewardship

We Respond

Congregational Sharing/Prayer Time
Closing Song

Today's Leaders

*Song leader: Susan Huyard
*Worship leader: Dwight Huyard
*Message: Dennis Kuhns


Today we welcome Dennis and Edith Kuhns to our worship service. Dennis recently completed his term as pastor of Lynside Mennonite.

This Saturday is the annual “Walk to Remember” at Gypsy Hill Park. All proceeds from the event will go toward ongoing Alzheimer’s research. See the bulletin board for more information.

Staunton Mennonite Women will be going to the JMU Arboretum on Sunday, September 8th. Those wishing to carpool can meet at the church at 2:00. Following our time at the arboretum we will plan to go to Klines for ice cream. Please let Sonya know if you will be coming and whether or not you will be meeting at the church to carpool.

Mennonite Central Committee School Kits are due by September 29th.

Help is needed for the annual Apple Butter Boiling at Friendship Park on September 7th and 14th at any time throughout the day. Come and enjoy the fellowship and help support a great cause. The Apple Butter will be sold to benefit Mennonite Central Committee.

There are pie tins available for donating food items for the Relief Sale in the Fellowship Hall.

Please Prayer For:

  • Ed Anderson as he works to contain the fire in Idaho.

  • Students, teachers, and parents as school reconvenes.

Matthew 6:19, “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal.”

Staunton Mennonite Church

Photo by A. D. Strickland

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Worship Attendance 43
Offering ~ $1,177.00

Next Sunday, September 8, 2013

Sunday School ~ Glenn Zendt
Worship Leader ~ Danny Weaver
Music Leader ~  Garlan Yoder

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

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.