Weekly news from Ellsworth CRC
Last Sunday, we welcomed Pastor Marc Mortenson to the pulpit as Pastor James is on vacation. We celebrated, together, Christ, Our Risen Savior. He has Risen! He has Risen indeed!
Announcements & Prayer
- Please pray for the health concerns and ongoing healing for Tom Wynsma, Theresa VanStedum, Terri Drenth, Jobye Lammers, David Page, Larry Vander Slik and Thelma Drenth.
- Ebenezer Christian School is looking for a Preschool Teacher/Director.
- Moms and Tots is looking for women who can volunteer a minimum of 3hrs/month.
- Continue bringing in your bottles and cans for Project Canefire.
- Prayers for Milt and Norma Pott for the garage fire last week.
- Prayers for Jake Penfold and his family on the death of his sister, Sue Kabot. Her memorial service will be held this Saturday in Traverse City. May God grant peace and comfort to the family in this time.
Give to AV Upgrades
Council approved setting up a special gifts fund for individuals to earmark gifts for the equipment to improve our services online and in-person. Send a check with a memo for "livestream" or give online here: https://faithlife.com/ecrc-ellsworth/give?funds=31441
Council approved spending up to $2,200 to get a new computer as part of the first phase of our upgrade. We have spent $1500 so far and anticipate spending much more, depending on fundraising, our needs, and advice from experts.
Join Ellsworth CRC on Faithlife
As part of our new church website, we have a private group you can join for access to our online directory, bulletins, newsletters, chat, etc. You will need to create a Faithlife.com account. An invite was sent to all of you this week. You can use this on your computer or download the Faithlife app on your phone. Let us know how it goes!
- 4/11 - His House
- 4/18 - Ebenezer
- 4/25 - Zuni Christian Mission
- 5/2 - Ebenezer
- 5/9 - Ben Meyer (Resonate/CRWM)
Give online to General Fund or Scheduled Offerings. We encourage you to set up recurring gifts for your tithe online or via your bank's bill pay service. As always, you are welcome to mail checks to the church or give in the boxes near the exit.
Next Sunday, April 11
We welcome back Pastor Dave Kroon to the pulpit as Pastor James is on vacation. We will hear from Romans 3:21-26, "Righteousness from God".
The livestream is available on our church website, ellsworthcrc.org/live starting at 9:50am.
Blessings and Peace,