June 17, 2018
Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15
Offering & offertory: Reckless Love
Children’s time: 1 Samuel 16:1-13
The Lord’s my Shepherd (Psalm 23) SS 99
Announcements and sharing
2 Corinthians 5:15-21
Sermon: Heart Matters
Confession of faith in Christ and Baptism
Alleluia SJ 41
A supervised nursery for children 5 and under is across from the washrooms. Supervisors today are: Linda Miller, Sarah Miller. A quieter unsupervised nursery is available in Room 113 (office hallway).
Leading Us In Worship:
Worship leader – Mark Scheerer
Song leading – Worship Team
Children’s time – Madelyn Hammer, Ben MacLaurin
Sermon – Pastor Steve Drudge
Congregational prayer – Joy Wagler
Baptism of Angela Gerber, Madelyn Hammer, Ben Maclaurin
Baptism led by Pastor Myrna Miller Dyck
Coffee, tea & juice available in the fellowship hall following the service.
Monday – church office closed.
12-12:30 p.m. – Stories in Recognition of World Refugee Day: A Lunch & Listen Event at 50 Kent Ave. (Community Room). Bring your lunch and hear stories from Kaylee Perez, MCC Ontario Refugee Sponsorship Associate. More information at mcco.ca/events.
7:00 p.m. – Vision Focus Team meeting.
8 a.m. – Prayer in room 114. All are welcome.
4-7 p.m. – Wilmot Summer Market in the east church parking lot.
2-4 & 6:30-8 p.m. – Nithview Community Strawberry Social. Bring your family and friends to enjoy strawberries, cake and ice cream!
MennoHomes’ Out-Spok’n VIII bike-a-thon at Elmira Mennonite Church. All proceeds towards new affordable housing in Waterloo Region. Details: www.mennohomes.com or call 226.476.2535.
3:00 p.m. – TGIF BBQ at Rick and Ardys’ home with the Maarrawi family. This is our final TGIF event before the summer break. TGIF will resume on Friday, Oct. 26.
4:00 p.m. – Single Or Single Again outdoor games and pizza party at 261A Camelot Court, Waterloo. Bring your own beverage and cash for pizza. For more information call 519.662.2971.
9:30 a.m. – Preservice music
9:45 a.m. – Scripture: John 4:1-30. Sermon: The woman at the well. Speaker: Steph Chandler Burns.
Please note: We will hold a second offering in support of the ministry of Pastors in Exile(PiE)
2:30 p.m. – The Fair Wind (traditional music from England, Ireland & Scotland) at the Detweiler Meetinghouse, 3445 Roseville Rd., Roseville.
5:00 p.m. – Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner for all seniors 70 and over. June is Seniors Month so it’s time to celebrate the seniors who are a part of our congregation. Please sign the sheet in the hallway by the mailboxes if you plan to attend.
June 20 (Wed.) 8 p.m. – Small group meeting. For more information contact Ashley & Darryl Drudge.
STEINMANN SOXX (Church Fastball League)
June 18 (Mon.) 9 p.m. – Soxx vs. Mapleview (New Hamburg D2)
June 24 (Sun.) 7 p.m. – Soxx vs. East Zorra (New Hamburg D1)
June 25 (Mon.) 5-8 p.m. – Blood Donor Clinic in the fellowship hall.
June 26 (Tues.) 1:30-3:00 p.m. – The Kitchen Table. Tea, coffee and conversation for seniors at Wilmot Mennonite Church. Topic: Fun in the Shade. Bring a lawn chair. No charge, donations accepted.
June 29th – July 1st – Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp’s Family Camping Weekend. For more information: www.hiddenacres.ca, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 519.625.8602. Brochures are on the table.
July 27-20 – Skylight Festival at Five Oaks, Paris, Ontario. A weekend of faith, justice and a celebration of the arts. Special guest: Mike McHargue of The Liturgists Podcast and Finding God in the Waves. For itinerary and to register: skylightfestival.ca. See bulletin board.
1. Summer Worship: Our worship service will begin at 10 a.m. during July and August.
2. Forest Glen Public School Breakfast Club would appreciate donations of used unbreakable plates, bowls, cups, serving utensils and cutlery. Talk to Paulette West if you have questions or to donate.
3. Kindred Credit Union Church Builder GICs available until June 29. An investment for you and bonus interest for the church. Kindred donates an additional 0.25% interest. See bulletin board for details.
• Thank you for the surprise acknowledgement of our 10 and 25 year ordination anniversaries last Sunday. It was delightful! – Pastor Myrna and Pastor Steve
REMEMBER IN PRAYER
• Angela Gerber, Madelyn Hammer and Ben MacLaurin as they continue to deepen their relationship with Christ.
• Pray for the 22.5 million refugees worldwide.
• Pray for ourselves and our LGTBQ brothers and sisters. May we find ways to model Christ’s deep love for all.