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Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Bobbie Stuckey, prelude and offertory; Wynn Roth, worship leader; Jenn Cobb, song leader; Emma, Sydney and Jen Cobb, special music; Robert Chrismer, Gideon speaker. Message, “Jesus, the very core of our being,” Steve Heatwole

Wednesday: MYF.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Greg and Susan Stuckey, greeters; Anita Roth, music for gathering; Melissa Valentine and music team, song leader; Loyal Briskey, Nancy Roynon, worship leaders. Dedication of Evan Ringenberg, son of Karla and Brent; Dana Short, prayer; Kirby Smith, scripture; Levi Beck, Terry King, Chris Mosier, Mary Short, offering. Message, “What Do You Have to Lose,” Tim Lehman.

Wednesday: youth mentoring, 6:45 pm.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Donna Carter, Lois Rufenacht, greeters; Robin and Gary Wyse, worship leaders; Pam Graber, song leader; Ray and Grace Kinsey, prelude, offertory; MYF praise band; Tess and Claire Waidelich, children’s moment, “You Matter!” Meditation, “You Matter,” Jess Engle; prayer, Naomi Engle.

Wednesday: life planning, community life commission, 7 pm.

United Methodist

Sunday: Austin Welch, acolyte; Colleen Bernath, organist; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Cindy Rose, liturgist. Message by David David.

Wednesday: Groundbreakers, 6:15 pm; JAM session, bell choir, 6:30 pm; chancel choir, 7:15 pm; high school youth, 7:30 pm.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Andrew Wyse, Camden Warncke, acolytes; Tom Johnson, Bea Briggs, Linda Heer, Dave and Paige Miller, Ed and Dianne Wyrick, ushers; Tim and Sue Grieser, Dave and Karen Walker greeters; Jan Lyndsay, Tammy Nofziger, worship leader; Ed Ruffer, song leader; Deb Schnitkey, accompanist; JoAnn Short, children’s message; chancel choir, “Jesus Built This Church On Love.” Sermon, “Reluctant…Desire,” Erich Christman.

Wednesday: LOGOS, 5:50 pm; JYF, 6:30 pm; Courageous Parents, life planning, SYF, 7 pm; chancel choir, 7:30 pm.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: 17th Sunday after Pentecost service led by James Strawn. Andrew Francis, acolyte; Lois Badenhop, organist. Altar flowers by Jr. and Nancy Nafziger in honor of their 49th wedding anniversary. Adult choir and Brass Angels handbell choir practice followed the service.

Wednesday: jr. confirmation class, 6:30 pm.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: worship with Holy Communion. Baptism of infant child, Logan Robert Pinson, son of Jeff Pinson and Emily Smith. Sr. choir, “How Can I Keep From Singing?” led by Mary Grime, organist. Message, “Going Out,” Dale Kern.

Wednesday: weekday school of religion, 5:45 pm; YLT, 6 pm.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: 17th Sunday after Pentecost. Maura Riley, acolyte; Zach Basselman, lector; Adam Grisier, guitar; Matt Sevey, percussion; Moriah Reichert, keyboard; Hanna Blankenship, song leader; Steve Basselman, organist/ pianist; chancel choir anthem, “Child of God,” accompanied by Ruthann Paxson; Jim and Janet Wyse, ushers. Children’s message and sermon, “All Kids with Jesus,” Paul Reichert

Wednesday: meal, 5:15 pm; informal worship, 6 pm; bell choir, 6:30 pm; chancel choir, 7:30 pm.

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