Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “PURE DESIRE: Break Through/Break Free-Hope and Healing,” James Craft, visiting pastor. Special music, Kim Rosales and worship team; prayer, Jesse Kahler.
Sunday: Hannah Wheeler, Simon Short, Luke Wheeler, greeters; Steve Heatwole, worship leader; Karen Kelley, scripture reader; music by Kauffman Praise Band. Message, Jason & Carmen Showalter, guest speakers from North Africa.
West Clinton Mennonite
Sunday: Juan & Odette Rolon, greeters; Dawn Hauter, prelude; P33:3, gathering songs; Tim, Beth, & Kennedy Morr, worship leaders; Evan Rufenacht, song leader; Shay Rufenacht, childrens moment. Meditation, “Is Listening Outreach?” Jess Engle; sharing and prayer, Terry Rufenacht.
Sunday: Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offering; Kevin Sauder, song leader; Ben Osterland, worship leader; Howard & Carolyn Snyder, Jerry & Ladonna Andres, Mike Zimmerman, ushers; Duane & Barb Short, Neil & Kathy Nofziger, greeters; Jessica Schrock-Ringenberg, prayer. Message, “Into the Wilderness,” Jeff Kauffman.
St. John’s Christian
Sunday: Silas Whiteman, acolyte; Dave Walker, Brent Winzeler, Norm & Ann Fether, Jay & Karla Pursel, ushers; David & Crissi Stuckey, Phyllis Swietzer, Nancy Ries, greeters; Elaine Winzeler, song leader; Deb Schnitkey, accompanist; Deb Kauffman, childrens message; chancel choir, “Grace.” Sermon, “Faith in Transition,” Erich Christman.
Sunday: Matt Slawinski, sound/video; Colleen Bernath, organist; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Gloria Wagner, liturgist, childrens message; chancel choir, special music. Message, “Three Miracles,” Jim Nathan.
St. James Lutheran
Sunday: Fifth Sunday of Easter worship service led by James Strawn. Brayden Herman, acolyte; Lois Badenhop, organist. Congregational meeting and potluck followed.
St. John Lutheran
Sunday: Easter Five worship with Holy Communion. Brent & Linda Petersen, Gregg & Sarah Kruse ushers; Tom & Joetta Henry, greeters; Deb Volkman, Mike Weaver, lectors; Noah Hogrefe, acolyte; Mary Grime, organist. Sermon, “The Good Shepherd,” Jeffrey Corder.
St. Martin’s Lutheran
Sunday: Fifth Sunday of Easter worship with Holy Communion. Erin Reichert, acolyte; Amy Blankenship, lector; Steve Basselman, organist/ pianist; special music, “The Trumpet Shall Sound,” Marlyn Krueger, trumpet, Adam Bjorlin, soloist; Michelle & Cameron Collins, Dana Bjorlin, Robin Trudel, JoAnn Liechty, communion assistants; Mark & Cory Erbskorn, Greg Whitacre, ushers. Childrens message and sermon, “How Will They Know?” Paul Reichert.
St. Peter Catholic
Sunday: Masses for vigil and Fifth Sunday of Easter Time were said for Sue Dominique, Chris Short, and the people. Sermon, “As I Have Loved You-So You Shall Love,” Stephen Stanbery. Susan Saaf, Barb Britenriker, Megan Cordes, Theresa McColl, Leonard Gustwiller, Peaches Holland, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Donna Miller, Mary Evans, lectors; Delaney & Brennan Garrow, Karter Zachrich, Cassidy Baden, Anthony & Bradley Williams, servers; Mike Britenriker, Steve Case, Frank & Sam Grime, ushers; Terry Bennett, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music; Brenda & Steve Case, offertory.