Archbold, OH

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Archbold Evangelical

Sunday: Nick Hudson, worship leader; Kim Rosales and worship team, offertory. Message, “Exodus: Living in Relationship with God-Lesson 1-Manna,” Jesse Kahler.

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Jen Cobb, prelude, offertory; Andrew Spotts, worship leader; Karen Wyse, chorister. Message, “Good News for All,” Steve Heatwole.

Zion Mennonite

Sunday: Jim Sauder, prelude, interlude, offering; Joyce Yoder, song leader; Tom Stuckey, worship leader; Howard & Carolyn Snyder, Max & Brenda Short, Wendell Nofziger, ushers; Dan & Karen Ruth, Glen Nafziger, greeters; Bonnie Stuckey, childrens time. Message, “God of Grace and Truth,” Jeff Kauffman.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Ralph & Carolyn Metzler, Arlene Zaerr, greeters; Peg Bruner, prelude, offering, postlude; Kristi Miehls and music team, song leader; childrens time, Anita Roth, “Love, Love, Love Your Neighbor;” Sheila Gruenhagen, scripture; Amanda Short, worship leader; Gary Martin, prayer. Message, “The Key to Knowing God: God,” Rod Miller.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Beth Voll & Jan Yoder, greeters; Pam Graber, prelude, offertory; P33:3, gathering songs; Walt & Shirley Short, worship leaders; Jeff Roth, song leader; mission moment, “Living Thoughtfully, Dying Well.” Meditation, “Gotta Have Me Some Vision!” Jess Engle; prayer, Naomi Engle.

United Methodist

Sunday: Julie Brink, sound/video; Colleen Bernath, organist; Susie Slawinski, pianist and special music; Karen Vonier, liturgist. Message, “Nets and Fish,” David David.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: TJ Rice, Silas Whiteman, acolytes; Greg Walker, Bea Briggs, Linda Heer, Kelly & Betsy Ducey, Dave & Karen Walker, ushers; Keith & Kelli Kuntz, Roger & Sandy Miller, greeters; Jim Redd, song & worship leader; Deb Schnitkey, accompanist; Darby Stevens & Katie Wyse, childrens message; ministry spotlight, Toledo Rescue Mission; Sarah

Kinsman, mental health and encouragement. Sermon, “The Authority of Jesus and our Mission,” Erich Christman. Ensemble, “Go Ye Into All The World.”

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost service led by James Strawn. Andrew Francis, acolyte; Hannah Carothers, organist. Altar flowers given by Randy & Dee Young. Fellowship potluck followed the service.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Pentecost Fifteen. Norm & Karen Beck, Eric Patterson ushers; Tom & Joetta Henry, Dave & Karen Keesbery, greeters; Deb Volkman, Josh Schlade, lectors; Mary Grime, organist; chats with children, Jennifer Grime. Sermon, “The Faith of a Child,” Jeffrey Corder.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and 23rd Sunday of ordinary time were said for Charles Hausch & Randy Grime. Sermon, “He Will Never Leave Us Orphaned,” Stephen Stanbery. Mattie Thatcher, Maddie Schrickel, Josh & Jared Kidder, servers; Diane Session, John Briskey, Susan Saaf, Karen Dominique, Mari Yoder, Theresa McColl, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Mary- Ann Thatcher, Judy Smith, lectors; Andy Grime, Steve Dominique, Russ Lambert, Mike Wilson, ushers; Judy Smith, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music; AJ Damman family, Bridgette Schrickel, Peg Hines, offertory.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost/Rally Day. Zach Basselman, acolyte; Marilyn Opdycke, lector; Steve Basselman, organist; Erin Erbskorn, keyboard; Adam Grisier, Zach Basselman, guitar; Matt Sevey, percussion; Moriah Reichert, song leader; Gwen Grisier, Jim & Janet Wyse, Jen Basselman, Cindy Heckel, communion assistants. Childrens sermon and message, “Where Two or Three are Gathered,” Paul Reichert.

Templo Cristiano/ Assembly of God

Sunday: “Jersey Day” bilingual worship service led by Rod Rodriguez & praise team; Nizely Reyes, special music, “Yo Estare/I Will Be;” child dedication of Eli Zavala; childrens church: Club 14 and Club 511. Message, “I Will Build My Church,” Samuel Rodriguez, interim pastor.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *