2018-04-11 / Religion

News from the Pew & Pulpit

compiled by Cookie Short

Easter Two

Archbold Evangelical

Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “JUDGESBreaking The Cycle Of Sin- Set Apart,” Jesse Kahler.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Bev Miller, Eric Richer, Gavin Riegsecker, greeters; music team, gathering music; Duane Beck, song leader, Sarah Short, worship leader. Message, “The Immovable Ladder,” Dave Elkins; mission moment, Barb Stuckey.

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Pete & Luana King, Kelly Schmucker, Shelba Nofziger, greeters; Chris Keiser, prelude; Keith Short, worship leader; Nancy Nofziger, chorister; Jenny Stuckey, scripture; Jenny Short & “Elmo” (Jeff Roth); childrens lesson; Shawn Buehrer, offertory. Message, “Living the Resurrection,” Steve Heatwole

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Braden Eichler, Carly Grime, acolytes; Brad & Avery Roth, Brent Winzeler, Scott & JoAnn Short, Steve & Kim Walker, ushers; Ed Ruffer, worship & song leader; Deb Kauffman, childrens message. Prelude, Emma Nafziger, “Your Grace is Enough.” Sermon, “A Savior Worthy of Our Faithfulness,” Erich Christman.

United Methodist Church

Sunday: Matt Slawinski, Julie Brink, sound/video; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Colleen Bernath, organist; Jami Nathan, liturgist; Cindy Rose, childrens message. Special music, Matt & Susie Slawinski. Message, Jim Nathan.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Sunday worship service led by James Strawn.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Larry & Sandy Brandt, Keith & Peggy

Oyer, ushers; Tom & Joetta Henry, greeters; Shirley Sigg, Mike Weaver, lectors; Maddie Thiel, Alison Roehrig, acolyte; music, Sing A New Song Praise Team. Sermon, “Thomas’ Dilemma,” Jeffrey Corder.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: Olivia Liechty, acolyte; Andy Erbskorn, lector; Steve Basselman, pianist/ organist; Adam Grisier, Zach Basselman, guitar; Katie Short, percussion; Erin Reichert, MacKenna Whitacre, song leaders. Childrens message and sermon, “Jesus and the Gospel,” Paul Reichert.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and 2nd Sunday of Easter were said for the confirmation students, all souls, and Marcel Bonin. Sermon, “Keeping Of The Commandments,” Stephen Stanbery, assisted by Larry Zachrich, deacon. Tami Kunesh, Amy Zientek, Jeff Schmitt, Larry Zachrich, Leonard Gustwiller, John Smith, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Linda Lauber, John Downey lectors; Kassidy Zientek, Carter Zachrich, Delaney & Brennan Garrow, servers; Greg Grime, Susan Wlasiuk, Charles McColl, Frank Smith, ushers; Arlene Hicks, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music; Amy Zientek, Susan Bernath, offertory.

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