2018Passionate Reminders -- Reminders that Change Everything! (6 of
#6: John 3:16 and Christmas John
You can listen to or download the sermons
from this web site. Click on the "Sermons" link at the top of the page. If you would like a CD of any of the
sermons, contact Pastor Dave Schultz or Bob Sturm.
Farewell Openhouse for Pastor Dave
Join us on Sunday, December 30 from 2 - 5 PM for a openhouse for
Pastor Dave and his family. That will be his last Sunday with us; as he is answering the Lord's call to a church in
Arthur Iowa. Any money gifts should be cash, but checks can be made out to Marylou Detmer by December 27 so she can
convert them to cash before the party.
Group Iron sharpens
iron,and one man sharpens another. (Proverbs 27:17 )
⇒ Normally, on the fourth Saturday of each month we meet at 9 AM at the church for a breakfast, fellowship,
and a study discussion. Due to Thanksgiving in November abd CHristmas in December, we will not meet again until
January. Details will be announced in early January.
Mark your calendars for Saturday, March
9, 1019. That is the date for the Annual Men's Conference at the Gaylord E-Free Church. Details will be posted here
Experience great fellowship with like-minded men,
and interesting discussions about how to live a more Christlike life. You can also look forward to
exciting group outings several times a year. On March 10, 2018 we attended an exciting men's
conference held at the Gaylord E-Free Church. What a great conference it was. We had 16 men from 3 local
***All men welcome: Teens through
⇒Our 'wood carving club' meets on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at noon
(at the church building). Beginning and experienced wood carvers are welcome and there is even some
equipment and projects for beginners. If you have questions or need more information -- talk with Wade
Davis, Steve Detmer, or Dave Dewar.
We as a church believe in the
power of prayer. If you have a need that you would like us to join you in praying for, or if you have a
praise report that we can celebrate with you, please let us know. The Elders feel that it is a great
privilege to pray for the needs of the congregation and have extended that privilege to the church
body through the use of the Prayer Request Form. It allows you to choose to have just the Elders pray
for you, or to have your prayer request shared with the congregation through the email
newsletter. Here's what you need to do:
Fill out a Prayer
Request Form (found in the prayer request basket), indicating whether it is a private (Elders only) or public
request. Public prayer requests should be for you or for a close family member, again to protect
If you choose to email a
prayer request, send it to Pastor Dave at (firstname.lastname@example.org) indicating if it is a private or public
request.For public prayer requests that occur after
Sunday let Pastor Dave know by Thursday noon if you want it included in the Friday
newsletter. If you want the pastor to call you please
indicate that and include your phone number.
Public prayer requests will appear in Friday's
newsletter for one week, unless you indicate otherwise.
praise reports are encouraging to the church, so be sure to tell us about how God is working in your