Archbold, OH
Mostly clear
Mostly clear

News from the Pew & Pulpit

Epiphany Four

Archbold Evangelical

Sunday: Worship with Holy Communion. Nick Hudson and worship team, music, offertory. Message, “ABRAHAM: The Story of Isaac & Rebekah,” Genesis 24, Roger Andrews.

Central Mennonite

Sunday: Bev Miller, Lee & Jan Short, greeters; Nafziger family, prelude, offertory; Duane Beck & music team, song leader; Mary Lou Beck, worship leader; Jeff & Chris Wyse, childrens time. Message, “Inconvenient Truth,” Luke 4:21-30, Dave Elkins.

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Art & Donna Chupp, Eldon & Jan Birky, greeters; Merle Beck, worship leader; Jeff Roth, chorister; Ivan Cobb, prelude & offertory; Natalie Roth, scripture. Message, “Does Mercy Triumph Over Judgment?” Steve Heatwole.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: Lexie King, greeters; Heather Sauder, Megan Waidelich, Micah Yoder, Ryan Rufenacht, worship leaders; Harris King, Kayla Bruner, prelude, offertory; P33:3, gathering songs; Eric Lehman, song leader; Brenna Harker, childrens moment. Meditation, “A New Creation People,” Acts 2:42- 47, Ryan Harker; sharing & prayer, Corey Smeltzer.

Zion Mennonite

Sunday: Karen Stuckey, prelude, interlude, offertory; Cheryl Britsch, song leader: Bekah Liechty, worship leader; Jerry & Ladonna Andres, Cal Britsch, Mike Zimmerman, Trevor & Mike Short, ushers; Howard & Carolyn Snyder, Arlene Short, greeters; Marilyn Grasse & Cliff Brubaker, childrens story; Keegan Wyse, scripture. Message, “What Do You Think?” Matthew 18:10-14; Sue Short; prayer for church and world, Corben Weaver Boshart.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Worship with praise band. Jack Hurst, Blake Grime, acolyte; Greg Walker, Mark & Tammy Nofziger, Bev Beaverson, Marilyn Baron, Tim Beck, Mark Beltz, ushers; Jan Lindsay, worship leader; Elaine Winzeler, song leader; Lynne Christman, accompanist; chancel choir, “The Love of God.” Sermon, “Me? I Have a Purpose?” Erich Christman. Sacrament of Baptism for Alexandra Noel Walker, daughter of Corey & Jocelyn.

United Methodist Church

Sunday: Matt Slawinski, Julie Brink, sound/video; Susie Slawinski, pianist; ministry of music, chancel choir, “No Greater Love”; Karlin Wyse, liturgist; Gloria Wagner, childrens message and sermon, “I Need A Sign-Part 2,” Luke 5:1-5, Jim Nathan.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Worship led by James Strawn, pastor. Jacob Foster, acolyte; Isabella Francis, organist; elders Tyson Moss, Jon Bernath, communion assistants. Sermon, “Jesus Preached the Kingdom,” Jeremiah 1:4-10, I Corinthians 12:3b -13:13, Luke 4:31- 44, James Strawn. Chancel flowers, Francis family.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Tom & Joetta Henry, greeters; Mark & Susan Miller, Eric Patterson, ushers; Brady Bacik, Carter Kruse, Suz Walker, Bella Chapa, acolytes; Sing A New Song worship team, music; Julie Patterson, Jody Hulbert, lectors. Sermon based on Luke 4:31-44, Jeffrey Corder.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time were said for Frenchy Dominique & Norbert Lisak. Sermon, “Love, Especially That Person,” Stephen Stanbery assisted by Larry Zachrich, deacon, extraordinary minister of Holy Communion; Andy & Lois Grime, and Francis family, greeters; Deb Herring, Arlene Hicks, lectors; Hannah & Olivia Francis, Grace Ritta, Cassidy & Olivia Baden, Kassidy Zientek, Karter Zachrich, Sam Jaramillo, servers; Chuck McColl, Nick Wlasiuk, Mike Schrickel, Andy Grime, ushers; Arlene Hicks, rosary leader; Thom Singer, music; Brad Dominique family, Arlene Hicks, Theresa Bennett, offertory.

Leave a Reply

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