Church Bulletin


WELCOME TO OUR WORSHIP SERVICE

Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 – 10:45 a.m.

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GATHERING  AS  GOD'S PEOPLE

Prelude

Welcome

Call to Worship

Leader: When all hope seems lost, Christ is risen!

All:  Christ risen, indeed!

L:    When fear hovers close at hand, Christ is risen!

All:  Christ is risen, indeed!

L:    When disillusionment and despair threaten us, Christ is risen!

All:  Christ is risen, indeed!

L:     Come! Celebrate the risen Lord! Alleluia!

All:  With all that we have and all that we are, we honour you. Restore us, O God, to live in the glory of the risen Lord.

 

Congregational Song – HWB 280 Christ the Lord is risen today

Lenten Ritual: The Journey to the Cross

Congregational Song – HWB 273 Low in the grave he lay

 

OUR  LIFE  TOGETHER

Congregational Life and Prayer

Offering – An Easter Song of Praise

 

PROCLAIMING  GOD'S  WORD

Children's Feature

Worship Music – Glory, Hallelujah!

Scripture Reading: Luke 24:13-35

Sermon: “He lives! We live!”

 

RESPONDING  TO  GOD'S WORD

Service of Communion

HWB 453 Let us break bread together

STJ 29 You are all we have

Alleluia, He is coming

Sending

Closing Song – HWB 116 Crown with many crowns

Postlude

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Worship Leader ~ Margaret Rempel

Sermon ~ Daryl Climenhaga

Children's Feature ~ Bev Unger

Worship Music/Offertory ~ SMC Choir ~ Conducted by Val Peters, Accompanied by Henriette Schellenberg

Communion Service ~ Pastor Victor Kliewer

Song Leaders ~ Val and Ed Peters, Bev Rogers, Gerry Sapinsky

Pianist/Postlude ~ Margarete Dyck

Organist/Prelude/Postlude ~ Karen Peters

Sound ~ Mark Hildebrandt

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PRAYER & PRAISE

Please pray for:

·      Hildegard Adrian and Anne Kasdorf in Bethesda Hospital

·      Pray for our Missionaries:

Rachel Klassen – Germany

Fredy & Rowena Hiebert - Bolivia

If you have a prayer request please contact our Prayer Chain coordinator Anne E. Froese, efroese2@mymts.net.

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CHURCH FAMILY INFORMATION

Ushers and Offering Tellers Meeting on Sun., April 23 after the service in MPR.

In the weeks since the Mulamba's arrived, we have made some necessary payments from the Refugee Committee account. If you are able to help us financially support the family in the coming months, we ask that you please specify "Refugee Committee" on your offering envelope. If you are able to help with rides to the doctor and/or work, please contact Eric & Mary Rempel. Thank you so much!

Gym Comm. Contact: Isbrand Fehr

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SMC THIS WEEK

Today, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Family Volleyball

Mon. April 17, 6:45 p.m. Men’s Volleyball

Tues. April 18, 7:00 p.m. Women’s Volleyball
7:00 p.m.
The Rebuild SMC Task Force meets with Vision Council in the MPR to consider a new organizational structure for SMC.
7:00 p.m. Sunbeams meet in kitchenette

Sat. April 22, 5:00 p.m.  Arkbuilders host Potluck at Fernwood Place for SMC Seniors living in Fernwood and Bridge Park Manor.  

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UPCOMING EVENTS

May 6, 9:00 a.m. Pick Up & Walk. Join together with others from the community for a community wide clean-up. Participate as a Group, family, or friends. Registration deadline is April 23. Sign up at the Welcome Centre. For more info call Dave Funk.

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nurture Schedule

Jr. Youth - Wed. April 19, 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Session

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OFFERING

April 9 - 15, 2017 – Our giving: $ 5,357.00

 

 


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