Jubilee Verse for the Week Towamencin Mennonite Church

Towamencin Mennonite Church
“Empowered by the Holy Spirit, we are called to extend
God’s healing, hope and forgiveness to all.”
October 19, 2014
Jubilee Verse for the Week
Isaiah 6: 8
Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying,
“Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?”
And I said, “Here am I. Send me!”
Gathering: The Church as Community
Gathering Songs of Worship, Call to Worship
Opening Prayer, Greeting One Another
Praise and Worship: The Church Worshipping god
Worship In Song, Sharing Praises & Prayer Concerns
Baby Dedication of Amelia Mayberry
Worship In Song
Learning: The Church Studying God’s Word
Scripture Reading: Matthew 4: 18-22
Sermon: “An Immediate Response”
Responding: The Church Responds to Jesus
Moment of Mission: Brent Frederick
Giving of Tithes and Offering
Sending: The Church Goes Out into the World
Song of Sending, Benediction
Worship Leader:
Song Leader:
Pastor Bill Martin
Trevor Knechel
Pastor Mike Clemmer
Tiffany Knechel and Malina Knechel
We are glad you joined us today!
Child care is available during the worship service; it is provided in
our nursery, located above the foyer. The Greeters will be happy to
assist you or answer any questions you may have.
Everyone is welcome to a fellowship time in the Fellowship Hall
following the morning service.
Sunday School, for all ages, begins at 10:40 a.m.
-Be in prayer for those in our midst who are dealing with health and
recovery struggles. Pray especially for Michele Delp, Connor
Raifsnider, Marlin Bergey, Peter Zucca, Horace Bergey, and Ella
Mae Landis.
-Pray for those serving in God’s work away from our community.
Pray that God would continue to provide all the needs for the
Canaviri’s in Bolivia, the Riddle’s in Italy, the Nafziger’s in Nepal,
Brent Frederick in Peru, Marlene Allebach in Alaska, and Patrick
Watts in Ecuador. Also, keep in your prayers the ongoing work of
Shepherd’s Village.
-Continue to pray for our country and its leaders. Pray for wisdom
in dealing with world events as well as discernment for handling
economic and moral issues at home. Pray for our own trust in the
fact that God is in control to be strong and sure.
-Nick Rosato and Chelsia Leatherman were married yesterday. Pray
for God’s hand of love and care to be upon this couple. Pray for the
covenant of love that they vowed to each other to continue to grow
and for their relationship with God to remain their focus.
This week on Thursday will be the first women's Bible study group at
Sharon Martin's home. The study is called "David, Seeking A Heart
Like His" by Beth Moore. The group will meet every other Thursday
evening from 7-9 p.m. There is a workbook to do at home and video
teachings by Beth to watch together. Cost of the workbook is $16.
Group size is limited. There is still time to join. See Sharon if you are
All men are invited to breakfast and Bible study on Saturday, at
7 a.m. here at the church. Please sign-up on the sheet on the mailboxes today.
Please note that new mailboxes have been added for:
Junee Hwang
Marian “Gree” Quick
Lloyd and Marianne Raifsnider
Mark Your Calendars for our Fall Fellowship and Bible Study dates
of November 5, 12, and 19. A light meal will be served each evening
at 6:30 p.m. The adult Bible study will focus on Ezekiel. Activities
and lessons will also be planned for all ages.
Life With God Ministries
Listen on Saturdays at 8 p.m. on WBYN-FM 107.5 and
Sundays at 7:30 a.m. on WNPV-AM 1440
Life with God Ministries Breakfast
Saturday, November 8, at 8 a.m.
Franconia Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall
Freewill offering will be taken.
See Gerald Leatherman for tickets!
Website: www.life-with-god.org
Gerald & Phyllis Leatherman Family
Kiersta Leatherman, Tiffany Knechel
SS Nursery:
Ginny Mellott
Sound Person:
Norm Detweiler
Luke Bergey
Host & Hostess:
Mark & Ruth Ann Fly
THIS WEEK_____________________________________________
Wednesday, 7 p.m. AWAKE Prayer Gathering
Thursday, 7 p.m. Women’s Bible Study at Sharon Martin’s home
Saturday, 7 a.m. Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study
NEXT SUNDAY__________________________________________
Paris & Mel Hagen Family
Jen & Eli Vasey
SS Nursery:
Phyllis Leatherman
Sound Person:
Bob Keeler
Titus Knechel
“Field Work” Matt 9:35—10:1 Pastor Mike
LOOKING AHEAD_______________________________________
November 2 (Sun) Community Volunteer Appreciation Sunday
Worship Service, 10 a.m. (No Sunday School), Fellowship Meal
November 5, 12, 19 (Wed) Fall Fellowship & Bible Study Evenings
November 8-9 (Sat-Sun) Sleep Out for Homelessness
January 23-25 (Fri-Sun) Senior High Retreat at Spruce Lake
with other churches
February 27-March 1 (Fri-Sun) MYF Winter Retreat, Hemlock Springs
Last Week’s Numbers
Regular Offering
Sunday School
Designated Giving
Total Giving
$ 7,157.00
$ 7,208.00
Worship 175
Conference & Community Events
Looking to support peace and relief work across the street and around
the world, while also having fun? Come to the fourth annual MCC
Philadelphia Festival and Auction on Saturday, October 25 at West
Philadelphia Mennonite Fellowship. Visit MCCPhillyFestival.org
The Spirituality of Aging, a discussion led by pastor, seminary
professor, and spiritual director, Marcus Smucker, will be held on
Tuesday, November 11th 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Souderton Mennonite
Homes. Breakfast is free but registration is required.
http://www.living branches.org/events/living-branches.
Mennonite Church
MAMA Project’s Annual Banquet and Silent Auction, Saturday,
November 8, at 5:30 p.m. at Quakertown Christian School. RSVP by
November 1st at 215-679-4338.
Annual Rug Event, at Ten Thousand Villages in Souderton, October
30 through November 1st. Ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday at
6 p.m. and a rug raffle.
Rhett Walker Band with guests All Things New and Dan Bremnes,
Fundraiser concert for Bridge of Hope Buxmont, Monday, November
10 at Sellersville Theater at 7 p.m. Tickets are $25.
Towamencin Mennonite Church
1980 Sumneytown Pike
PO Box 225
Kulpsville, PA 19443
Phone: 215-368-2450
E-mail: [email protected]
Web: www.towamencinmennonite.org
Mike Clemmer, Pastor
Bill Martin, Associate Pastor
Harold Mellott, Elder
Ron Delp, Elder
E-mail: [email protected]
E-mail: [email protected]
Curt Nice, Elder
Gerald Leatherman, Elder
Mark Fly, Deacon
Phyllis Leatherman, Deaconess Betty Detweiler, Deaconess
Church Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sunday, October 19, 2014