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Archbold Evan. Mennonite

Sunday: Nancy Wyse, prelude. Message, “Who Are We? A Needy People,” Brad Bame. Second service: Praiselude and worship through singing led by worship team band; message same as the first service.

Wednesday: Kids Connection Club, Jr. High Alive, Men Alive, adult Bible study, worship team practice, high school small groups.

United Methodist

Sunday: Brian and Tobi Ziegler family, greeters; Kevin Eicher, Brent Taylor, Kent Clair, John Clair, ushers; Gavin Morton, Evan Wyse, acolytes; David David, Vickie Radel, liturgists; Applause bell choir, directed by Cal O’Connor; Abel Stewart, special music. Message by Lupina Stewart.

Wednesday: Radical Hospitality team meeting, 6:30 p.m.; Groundbreakers, Applause Handbell choir, 6:30 p.m.; JAM Session, high school youth, 7 p.m.; Chancel Choir practice, 7:30 p.m.

Zion Mennonite

Sunday: Morgan Roth, Zach Zimmerman, Rachel Bowman, Nathan Yoder, Caleb Liechty, prelude; shofars: Mark Nafziger, Zach Zimmerman; Sierra Nofziger, Morgan Roth, welcome, announcements; Abby Short, children’s time; Kaitlin Nofziger, Erin Nofziger, offering, sharing, prayer; drama, “Which Way to the Kingdom of God?” Rachel Bowman, Jonny Lantz, Caleb Liechty, Meg Short, Sami Wyse, Laura Short; David Bontrager, Nathan Yoder, Abby Short, Zach Zimmerman, scripture reading. Sermon, “Known and Welcome Still,” Jessica Schrock-Ringenberg.

Wednesday: Kairos, LOGOS, 5:30; LOGOS meal, 5:50 p.m.; CHAOS, MYF, 7 p.m.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Ensemble: Dwight and Carolyn Kauffman, Gary Nafziger, Anita Roth, Kathy Smith, Mary Short, Duane Beck, worship, offering; Jeff Smith, welcome, greeting; Ty Stuckey, scripture reader. Sermon, “Living From the Center,” John D. Roth; Jeff Smith, commissioning Lindsey Beck; Sarah Schoenhals, Step of Faith.

Wednesday: Youth Mentoring, 7 p.m.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: Mark Weaver, Bridget and Jason Lovejoy, ushers; Andrea Avers, Matthew Sevey, Adrianna Hibbard, Steven Manahan, Madeline Campbell, Taylor Dickman, first communion recipients; Stuart Wyse, acolyte; This Little Light of Mine, belled by Praise Kids, Melanie Nagel, director. Sermon, “Who You Meet On The Road,” Paul Reichert.

Wednesday: Homework table, 3:30 p.m.; Grace Notes, 4:30 p.m.; meal, 5:15 p.m.; adult Bible study, children’s and high school activities, catechism, 6 p.m.; Adult bell choir, 6:30 p.m.; Chancel choir, 7:30 p.m.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil, third Sunday of Easter for intentions of Pat Arend and Donald Grime. Sermon by Gary Ferguson. Julia Lambert, Grace and Meggie Yoder, Nathan Rosenbauer, David and Aaron Laubbert, servers; Juanita Arend, Mari Yoder, Susan Saaf, Megan Cordes, Ben and Julie Rosenbauer, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Theresa McColl, Dexter Krueger, lectors; Jim Rivello, A.J. Dammon, Andy Dominique, Kevin Seibert, ushers; Arlene Hicks, rosary leader; Juanita Arend offertory. Special mass of confirmation: sermon, “The Breaking of the Bread,” by Charles Singler, assisted by Gary Ferguson. Confirmands: McCayleon Croninger, Hannah Doehrmann, Austin Double, Kassidy Garrow, C.J. Gladieux, David Lauber, Jarett Lerma, Dustin Lucas, Anna Pole, Adrian Ramirez, Devin Shannon, Zachary Short, Rachel White, Tori Williams, Daniel Young.

Wednesday: Religious education classes, grades K-12.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Justin Pursel, Michael Walker, acolytes; Chris Ott, Brent Winzeler, Scott and JoAnn Short, Jacob Ott, Olley Short, ushers; Kelly and Betsy Ducey, Tom and Laura Johnson, greeters; Linda Heer, worship leader; Ed Ruffer, Lynn Lehman, song leaders; Derek and Ashley Rosenberger, mission moment; choir anthem, Give Him The Glory. Sermon, “Believing in Him,” Erich Christman.

Wednesday: LOGOS, Bells, Chimes, 5:30 p.m.; LOGOS meal, 6 p.m.; JYF, 6:30 p.m.; Life Planning, SYF, 7:00 p.m.; Chancel Choir practice, 7:30.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Jodi Walker, Paul Schumm, lectors; Mary Grime, organist; special music by the senior choir. Children’s moment and sermon by Dale Kern.

Wednesday: Weekday School and Kingdom Kids, 5:45.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Gary and Sandy Aeschliman family, greeters; Faye Grater, prelude; Marv and Kathy Leatherman, worship leaders. Sermon, “May I Introduce You to Scripture?” Tim Lehman.

Wednesday: MW meet; Visitation ministry team, MYF, 7 p.m.

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