July 23rd Bulletin

July 23, 2017
A Summer of Living More Like Jesus

Call to worship
Unto thy temple, Lord we come HWB 4
All praise to our redeeming Lord HWB 21
Luke 9:28-36
I will stand in the congregation SS 113
God fill me now SS 63
Children’s time
Matthew 26:36-46
Sermon: The singleness of Jesus
There is more love somewhere SJ 109
Congregational prayer
We will walk with God SJ 78

Leading Us In Worship:
Preservice, offertory – Al & Dawn Mills
Worship leader – Melody Steinman
Song leader – Norma Iutzi
Accompanists – Jean Gingerich, Delphine Schwartzentruber
Children’s time – Joy Wagler
Sermon – Sara Erb
Congregational prayer – Pastor Patricia Wagler

Coffee, tea and juice will be served in the fellowship hall following the service.


2:30-4:30 p.m. – Gospel Echoes Team Summer Sing at Snider Park, St. Jacobs. Bring your own lawn chairs. Offering for prison ministry.


Monday (church office closed)
5-8 p.m. – Blood Donor Clinic in the fellowship hall.

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. – Living more like Jesus: Desires, love, Jesus and ikigai
Scripture: Mark 3:31 – 4:9.
Speaker: Pastor Patricia Wagler.


July 26, Aug. 9 & 23 (Wed.) 5:30 p.m. – Potluck in the Park at Sir Adam Beck Park, Baden. Everyone welcome! Bring your own dishes and food to share. Invite neighbours, friends and family. For more information talk to Ashley & Darryl Drudge.


July 23 (Today) 7 p.m. – Steinmann vs. West Hills @ Petersburg.
July 26 (Wed) 9 p.m. – Steinmann vs. Nith Valley @ Tavistock Optimist.


Aug. 4-6 (Fri.-Sun.) – Steinmann Church camping at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp. If you’d like to camp, sign up by the mailboxes.
Saturday evening at 6 p.m. there will be hot dogs and corn on the cob, followed by s’mores cooked over the campfire. Everyone’s welcome!
Sunday morning our worship service will be held at the camp at 10:30 (note change of time) followed by a potluck lunch. Bring lawn chairs, your own dishes, and food to share.

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 at Chris & Wendy Lebold’s, 1053 Henry St., Wellesley.
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Bring your own dishes, hotdogs and buns, lawn chairs, and snacks to share. Care Team will provide beverages and s’mores.

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.


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. Kindred Credit Union Church Builder GICs available until July 29th. See bulletin board for details.

3. DONATE ONLINE—Away during the summer? Donations can now be made online or scheduled in advance using online payments at any Ontario credit union’s online banking web site (including Kindred Credit Union). See http://smchurch.ca/donate for more info.

4. 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.

5. Christian Horizons is looking for volunteers for its Family Retreat at Elim Lodge on Pigeon Lake from August 27 to September 2, or for just the evening of Wednesday August 30th. Members of our SMC community have shown great support in previous years. Perhaps this is your year! For information or to explore this potential service opportunity, speak with Al Mills or visit www.christian-horizons.org


• Congratulations to Delphine & Leonard Schwartzentruber who will be celebrating their 56th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, July 29th.

• Pastor Ilene will be returning from vacation August 4.


• Pray for Lynn Yantzi and his family. Lynn is having surgery on Monday at University Hospital in London.

Steinmann Mennonite Church 1316 Snyder's Road West Baden, Ontario Canada N3A 3K8 Founded: 1824