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News from the Pew & Pulpit

Lockport Mennonite

Sunday: Steve & Sarah Hastings family, Cloyce & Nancy Nofziger, greeters; Linda Stuckey, worship leader; Bethany Stuckey, childrens lesson; Mark Beck, Randy Kauffman, Keith Short, Bill Stuckey, Randy Stuckey, music; Vern Dahl, scripture. Message, “Practice What You Preach,” Matt Weaver.

West Clinton Mennonite

Sunday: John King, scripture reader; Brenda Beck, prelude; Jim Rufenacht, announcements, sharing & prayer; Sandy Aeschliman, childrens moment. Sermon, “Unity and Maturity,” Ephesians 4:1-16, Ryan Harker.

St. John’s Christian

Sunday: Cahle Roth, acolyte; Steve Walker, Gary & Judy Sears, ushers; Linda Heer, worship leader; Mike Meyer, song leader; special music, “Days of Elijah,” Joshua Reeb. Sermon, “Life to the Full,” John 10:7-15, Erich Christman.

St. Martin’s Lutheran

Sunday: Sixth Sunday after Pentecost; Steve Basselman, organist/pianist; Bill & Diane Phelps, greeters; Jan Delaney & Todd Ziegler, ushers; childrens message/ sermon, “Good Soil,” Paul Reichert.

St. James Lutheran

Sunday: Lois Badenhop, organist; Biblical canticle, “We Praise You and Acknowledge You, O God.” Sermon, “Grant Us Ears to Hear,” Isaiah 55:10-13, Romans 8:12-7, Matthew 13:1- 9, 18-25, James Strawn. Chancel flowers, Clare & Arlene Grime.

St. John Lutheran

Sunday: Tom & Joetta Henry, Dale Genter, Dave & Karen Keesbury; greeters. Sing A New Song worship team: Michelle Kruse, Tom Henry, Laura Bickel, Marolyn Bostelman, Dale Genter, Lisa Walker. Larry & Sandy Brandt, Rich & Andrea Thiel, ushers; Tom Henry, Mike Schnitkey, lectors; liturgy, Isaiah 55:10-13, Romans 7:14-25a, Matthew 11:25-30. Sermon, “Leave It to Me!” Matthew 11:28.

St. Peter Catholic

Sunday: Masses for vigil and 15th Sunday of ordinary time were said for all souls and Joann Hausch. Stephen Stanbery assisted by Larry Zachrich, deacon; Linda Lauber, Theresa McColl, lectors; JR Lauber, Chuck Mc- Coll, John & Frank Smith, ushers; Thom Singer, music.