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Archbold Evangelical

Sunday: prelude; offertory, Jesus, I Am Resting, Resting,

Natalie Rupp. Message, “What Shall We Do,” Jesse Kahler. Second service: praiselude by worship team and band; message and offertory same as first service.

Wednesday: high school small groups, Men Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice, choir practice.

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Senior Sunday worship service planned by high school graduates. MYF praise band, prelude, offertory, music; Kelby Beck, special music; Kenny Graber, worship leader; Brooks Frank, scripture reader; Shena Thiel, Sammi Leu, Taylor Waidelich, children’s time; Eliot Nofziger, Jacob Wheeler, words of signifi- cance; MYF sponsors recognized the seniors.

Wednesday: MYF.

Zion Mennonite

Sunday: Senior Sunday. Greg and Michele Nafziger, Dan and Deb Nofziger, Ty Yoder, ushers; Neil and Kathy Nofziger, Ed and Theo Yoder, greeters; Jenna Nofziger, prelude, interlude; Laura Bowman, lighting the God candle; Chelsea Roth, welcome; Class of 2010, drama and special music; Chase Gingerich, offering, offertory. Scripture/sermon offered by Jacob Nafziger, Jay Short, Brian Plank, Kate Friesen, Hannah Short; Laura Bowman, prayer; Kate Friesen, benediction.

Wednesday: MYF, 7 p.m.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Devin Newman, Corey Wyse, call to worship; Duane Beck and music team, song leader; Shem Neuenschwander, London Smith, scripture. Sermon, “The Counselor,” Jeff Smith, offertory, Peg Bruner, prayer, Bill Holsopple; prayer for seniors, senior mentors.

Wednesday: JYF, MYF, 7 p.m.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Mike and Sandy Short, greeters; Chelsea Schmucker, prelude; Denton and Jan Yoder, worship leaders; Evan, John, and Ryan Rufenacht, scripture readers; Pam Graber, song leader. Meditation, “Remember the Stones,” Jess Engle; mission moment, JYF and the food pantry; John Waidelich, prayer.

Wednesday: MYF, 7 p.m.

United Methodist

Sunday: David and Kristina Eicher family, greeters; Gavin Morton, Corbin Vonier, acolytes; Colleen Bernath, organist; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Cristin Hagans, children’s moments; Karen Vonier, liturgist. Message, David David.

Wednesday: chancel choir, 7 p.m.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Ascension Sunday service led by James Strawn. Zachary Torres, acolyte; Lois Badenhop, organist.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and Ascension of the Lord Sunday for intentions of the people of the parish and Greg Wlasiuk. Sermon, Gary Ferguson. Madeline Schrickel, Gerardo Robles, Ian and Emerson Radabaugh, Danny Young, servers; John Briskey, Therese Wylie, Juanita Arend, Sheryl Young, Frank and John Smith, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Mary Ann Thatcher and the graduates, lectors; Mike Schrickel, Gary Solarik, Donald Young, Keith Radabaugh, ushers; Loman Radabaugh, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music. Graduates were honored. Breakfast followed in honor of the graduates.

Wednesday: religious education classes for grades K-12.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: Seventh Sunday of Easter. Katie Short, Kenzie Short, Cameron Collins, piano preludes; musical presentation by Grace Notes: Richelle Avers, Zach Basselman, Cameron Collins, Will Collins, Peyote Dickman, Laura Gerken, Adam Grisier, Katie Short, Kenzie Short, led by Mollie Busta; offering music by Will Collins; Steve Basselman, organist. Message, Paul Reichert. Annual meeting followed.

Wednesday: informal worship and meal, 5:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 6:30 p.m.

Templo Cristiano/
Assembly of God

Sunday: Mike and Patti Luna, greeters; youth praise team, song leaders; Jenn Cuevas, Zach Rodriguez, keyboard; Geizi and Gonzalo Hernandez, bass and drums; Rod Rodriguez, lead guitar; Dawn Rodriguez, Josh Torres, Jessica Torres, Janessa Bejarano, Alex Esquibel, worship singers. Message, “Not That Into You,” Ruben Cuevas Jr.

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