July 16, 2017
A Summer of Living More Like Jesus
The Day of Atonement
Call to worship
Praise the One who breaks the darkness SS 1
Oh, how good is Christ the Lord SS 90
Psalm 40: 1-8
Your will be done SJ 57
Hebrews 10: 5-10
Wonderful grace of Jesus HWB 150
Christ, we do all adore thee HWB 105
Leading Us In Worship:
Preservice, offertory – Sarah & Ben Winter
Worship leader – Sarah Godfrey
Accompanists – Doris Martin, Susan Seyler
Children’s time – Jessie Gingerich
Sermon, congregational prayer – Pastor Ilene Bergen
Coffee, tea and juice will be served on the south side (large side) of the fellowship hall following the service this morning.
The Hymn Society’s free Public Hymn Festivals:
July 16 (Sun.) 7:30 p.m. – “Living Voices of the Gospel,”
St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 54 Benton St., Kitchener
July 17 (Mon.) 7:30 p.m. -“Reformation Psalms & Beyond,”
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 54 Queen St. N., Kitchener
July 18 (Tues.) 7:30 p.m. – “Singing Reformation around the Globe,”
First United Church, 16 William St. W., Waterloo
July 19 (Wed.) 7:30 p.m. – “God of all the Many Lands,”
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 22 Willow St., Waterloo
July 20 (Thurs.) 10:30 a.m. – “Singing our Journeys Together: Semper
Reformanda,” Theatre of the Arts, UWaterloo, Ring Rd., Waterloo
Full details: thehymnsociety.org/2017-waterloo
Monday (church office closed)
Morning – Volunteers from Steinmann church needed at the New Hamburg Thrift Centre to help cut wipes.
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Fellowship hall and kitchen rented
8:00 a.m.-8:15 a.m. – Prayer time in room 115. All welcome.
4:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Wilmot Summer Market in the east church parking lot.
9:35 a.m. – Preservice music.
9:45 a.m. – A summer of living more like Jesus.
Speaker: Sara Erb.
Scripture: Luke 9:28-36, Matthew 26:36-46
CHURCH LEAGUE FASTBALL
July 17 (Mon.) 9 p.m. – Steinmann vs. East Zorra @ Tavistock Optimist.
July 23 (Next Sun.) 7 p.m. – Steinmann vs. West Hills @ Petersburg.
July 24 (Mon.) 5-8 p.m. – Blood Donor Clinic in the fellowship hall.
Aug. 4-6 (Fri.-Sun.) – Steinmann Church Camping & Sunday Service at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp. Sign-up by mailboxes.
Aug. 14-18 (Mon.-Fri.) 8:50-11:30 a.m. – Baden Summer Bible Camp for age 4 to grade 8. Volunteers needed. Contact Christine Helmuth or Joanne Schwartzentruber.
Aug. 20 (Sun.) 5-8 p.m. – Keep this date open for Sunday S’mores. Sponsored by the Care Team. More details to follow.
Aug. 25 (Fri.) 6:00 p.m. – MEDA (Mennonite Economic Development Assoc.) BBQ at Waterloo Park. Adults: $25; Student/Child: $10. Bring lawn chairs, plates & cutlery. RSVP by Aug. 18 at www.meda.org/waterloo or call 519.725.1633. See bulletin board for more information.
Aug. 27 (Sun.) 9:45 a.m. – Baptism service
1. Cradle Roll is working on setting up a quiet infant care room. Looking for following donations: comfortable chair or small couch, table lamp & floor lamp, change table, 2 clocks (preferably plastic), baby monitor, and a pack & play. Speak with Sarah Winter, Pam Carter or Jessie Gingerich if you have something to donate. Thanks!
2. Mennonite Savings & Credit Union Church Builder GICs available until July 29th. See bulletin board for more details.
3. Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) is receiving financial donations for volunteers to help in recovery from the forest fires in British Columbia. Go to https://mds.mennonite.net/ or call the MDS office at 1.866.261.1274.
• Congratulations to Viola & Victor Dorsch who will be celebrating their 69th Wedding Anniversary tomorrow, July 17th and to Carol & David Schwartz who will be celebrating their 52nd Wedding Anniversary tomorrow, July 17th.
• Congratulations to Florence McFarlane who will be celebrating her 81st birthday on Tuesday, July 18th.
REMEMBER IN PRAYER
• Lynn Yantzi, as they look into possible surgical options.