Worship | Bulletin
January 19, 2020
We gather with gratitude for the extravagant goodness of Almighty God. As members of the family of God, let us rejoice and reach out in love toward one another.
Prelude (& Offertory) c/o Jennifer Wright
Welcome & Announcements Regina Brubaker
Worship in Songs c/o Sandy Byler
Worship in Hymns Lauren Rhodes
First Fruits Giving
Sermon: "Praying Our Way Through" Phil Kanagy
Scripture: Luke 9:28-36
Hymn of Response
Sharing and Prayer
TODAY AT WEAVERS
Nursery services are available.
Attendants: Worship – Kristi Driver, Joyce Nussbaum
THIS WEEK AT WEAVERS
Wednesday, January 22
6pm January Event meal (fundraiser by the Youth!); input 6:50pm
Sunday, January 26
Speaker: Phil Kanagy, "Relating People into the Kingdom"
Scripture: John 4:1-26
Statistics for Sunday Service - January 12, 2020
Worship Attendance - 128
Offering: Budget - $3,303.40; building fund - $100
Sun., Feb. 9, 2020 Noon Fellowship Meal & Congregational Business Meeting
Happy Birthday wishes this week to Jeremy Brenneman, Russell Mumaw, Isaac Driver, and Dylan Slabach.
Weavers volunteer SWAP week in Kimbal, WV this summer is July 20-25. The SWAP office needs preliminary numbers and a down payment per person by Feb. 10th, so if you are interested in going, please speak to Phil or Janine, group leaders/contact persons.
All Weavers ladies, mark your calendar now for our next event February 6 (alternate weather night Feb. 10) -- Ladies Night Out, - "Pondering While We Paint." An evening of creative fun with Deb Horst, no special skills required. Invite a friend! Cost will be $15. RSVP to Dianna Lehman.
Our January Event this Wed, Jan. 22: Valuing Each Other in Spite of Differences. Clyde Kratz will resource this session. Our youth will be preparing the meal as a fundraiser! Meal 6pm; Input 6:50pm
Eastern Mennonite Elementary School Celebration and Open House is Tuesday, Jan. 28, 4 to 6 p.m. Come for a ribbon cutting and building tour! All are welcome. Park in the school's upper building gym lot and cross the bridge to the back of the former Menno Media building. Call 540-236-6026 with questions.
SAVE THE DATE for Mennonite Women of Virginia "Women Supporting Women...In Adversity" featuring stories from VMMissions workers in Albania who experienced the recent earthquake, a special offering for Albanian earthquake relief, and a Missionary Love Gift "Auction" on February 20, 2020 (inclement weather date: Feb. 27) at Harrisonburg Mennonite Church/Iglesia Disipular Anabaptista. Join us at 6:00 pm for dinner.
You are invited to "Date Night" (or rather, several dates) with your spouse or fiancé, for supper and a book study of Cherish, by Gary Thomas. Event begins February 7. More information is in your church mailboxes. Contact Regina Brubaker to order your study guide
Apply now for a 2020 scholarship: Everence wants to help people nurture their talents. If you or your parents are or become Everence members and you are enrolled in a college or trade school next fall, apply for an Everence College Scholarship up to $3,000 before March 10. Visit everence.co/college-scholarships for guidelines and an application.
Join us for a special "Love Your Neighbor" event this Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, 2020 at 7:30pm at Park View Mennonite Church. In partnership with Mennonite Disaster Service, Ted & Co presents the original play, The Jesus Stories: Faith, Forks & Fettuccine, starring Ted Swartz and Jeff Raught, in conjunction with a unique, fun, and participatory auction of theme-filled buckets. All auction proceeds will benefit the good work of MDS, restoring and rebuilding hope and homes in communities ravaged by natural disaster. Admission is free and open to the public. Please come prepared to bid on auction items! Cash, check and credit cards accepted. This is a family-friendly event - bring your loved ones, your date, your Uncle Harold and spread the love. This event is hosted by Park View, Lindale, Community, Weavers and Harrisonburg Mennonite churches and the Shenandoah Valley MDS unit.
EMU invites you to their annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, Monday, Jan. 20, 10am Convocation, Lehman Auditorium, Speaker Dr. Jalane Schmidt. More information: www.emu.edu/mlk
Ode to Joy is a German Winter Fest supporting the church planting and networking ministry of Dave & Rebekka Stutzman in Mannheim, Germany, hosted by their MST at 6:30 pm on January 31 or February 1 at the StutzHaus, 1083 Smith Avenue, Harrisonburg, Va. Book a seat as an individual, or invite your small group, friends, family, or co-workers. Seating is limited and reservations are first-come, first-served. A suggested donation of $50 per person will benefit the Stutzmans' ministry. To book spaces, indicate which day you prefer and how many persons will attend by emailing Melanie Sherer at email@example.com or call (540) 434-9727.
Living Prayer: A Bible Study Calling for Action is a recently published book by Richard L. Bowman. In this Bible study and devotional guide, Richard shows clearly that Jesus and the New Testament church leaders taught living prayer as a way of life. See the bulletin board for more information or visit https://wipfandstock.com/living-prayer.html
"Called into God's Family, we join together to be transformed through worship,
to nurture one another, to be equipped to serve Jesus Christ, and to carry out His mission in the World."