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Pentecost Twenty-Third

Archbold Evangelical

Sunday: Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “Untying The Knots: 2 Corinthians 8:1- 15, 9:1-5–Generosity,” Jesse Kahler.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Janice Nafziger, Elaine Weyandt, greeters; Peg & Molly Bruner, gathering music, offertory; Anita Roth, song leader; Chris Wyse, worship leader; moment in missions, “Reflections on the Church in South Africa,” Carolyn Short. Message, “Prepare for the Kingdom, for It Will Come,” Regina Wenger.

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Jeff & Wanda Roth, Steve, Sarah, Grace, Samuel, Lydia & Daniel Hastings, greeters; Jen Cobb, prelude; Pete King, worship leader; Kelby Beck, chorister; Mason Stuckey, Lane Schaffner, scripture; Ashley Stuckey, childrens lesson; Jeff Wyse, prayer. Message, “Who Is My Neighbor,” Larry Stoner, MDS east regional operations coordinator.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Ed & Jane Waidelich, greeters; Harrison King, Kayla Bruner, prelude, offertory; P33:3, gathering songs; Arlan Beck, worship leader; John King, song leader; Shay Rufenacht, childrens moment. Meditation, “Grandparenting!” Jess Engle; Jim Barber, Gideon speaker; Corey Smeltzer, sharing and prayer, Corey Smeltzer.

Zion Mennonite

Sunday: Karen Stuckey, prelude, offertory, interlude; Cheryl Britsch, song leader; Chris Liechty, worship leader; Ty Yoder, Max & Brenda Aeschliman, Cork & Patsy Nofziger, Wendell Nofziger, ushers; Don &Mary Oesch, Sara Nafziger, greeters; Jessica Schrock-Ringenberg, childrens story; chancel choir, “When Peace Like a River,” “All That Hath Life and Breath.” Message, “Are You Listening?” Sue Short; prayer, Bruce Whiteman.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Bryce Beltz, Hailey Wooley, acolytes; Greg Walker, Gary & Judy Sears, Dale & Ann Grime, Steve & Kim Walker, ushers; Bill & Kathy Bostelman, Bob & Carol DeVries, greeters; Linda Heer, worship leader; Mike Meyer, song leader; Lynne Christman, accompanist; Nancy Rupp, childrens moment. Mission-a-month, Christmas Cheer, Cecily Rohrs; special music with Kenny Walker, saxophone, “I Love to Tell the Story.” Sermon, “Eagerness to Help,” Erich Christman.

United Methodist Church

Sunday: Matt Slawinski, Julie Brink, sound/video; Susie Slawinski, pianist; Colleen Bernath, organist; special music, chancel choir. Message, Jim Nathan.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Sunday worship service led by James Strawn.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Larry & Sandy Brandt, Rich & Andrea Thiel, ushers; Tom & Joetta Henry, greeters; Julie Patterson, Dean Genter, lectors; Meghan Taylor, Maddie Thiel, Alison Roehrig, acolytes; music, worship team. Sermon, “Pursue,” Jeffrey Corder.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and 32nd Sunday of Ordinary Time were said for Helen Leininger, Nancy Grime, Marcel Bonin, and the people. Sermon, “Being In The State Of Grace,” Stephen Stanbery, assisted by Larry Zachrich, deacon. John Briskey, Amy Zientek, Larry Zachrich, Sharan Mignin, Peaches Holland, Lois Grime, extraordinary ministers of Holy Communion; Mary Ann Thatcher, Judy Smith, lectors; Karter Zachrich, Mattie Thatcher, Kassidy Zientek, Reese Ankney, Mason Miller, Elizabeth Mignin, servers; Charles McColl, Mike Britenriker, Frank Smith, ushers; Pat Cousino, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music; Peg Hones, Andy Grime, offertory.


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