Pigeon River Church November 6, 2022
We express our love for God by worshipping Him together, introducing people to Jesus, nurturing God's family, and serving in obedience to Christ.

We are glad you are here, and we hope you enjoy this opportunity to worship God with us.

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Join us for prayer in the conference room @ 8:45 am on Sunday Mornings

Baby Dedication

Welcome & Prayer

Songs of Worship

Scripture: James 2:1-26

Message: Pastor Dave Maurer

“Mark It Up! James Two-c”           


Hymns of Worship

Baby Dedication - Pastors Dave & Bill

Susannah Oeschger, Mirah Yackle, & Logan Buggia

Congregational Response - HWB #791

Live stream sign-off

Sharing and Pastoral Prayer

Closing Hymn


11 am Sunday School Opportunities

  • Children - Classes ages 2-5th grade in the basement
  • Youth - c/o Pastor Bill Eberly in the Youth room
  • Adults - 2 options
  1. Quarterly format studying "God's Exceptional Choice" Lesson 10 c/o Tom Beachy or Brent Maust (Conference Room)
  2. Right Now Media study, End Times Group Study by Stephen Armstrong, session 8 c/o Debi Ackerman (Balcony)



  • Boys Club @ 5 pm

The Positive Alternatives Appreciation Banquet is this week on November 10th at the Pasta House. Pigeon River is sponsoring a table. There are still some seats available. Contact Debi Ackerman if you would like to join them.

Are you or someone you know dreading the holidays because of the loss of a loved one? Join us for one of the Surviving the Holidays sessions from GriefShare: November 8 at 12 noon or November 10 at 7 PM. Please register with Marie Maust. Flyers are at the welcome center.

Make plans to attend the 2022 closing program for TTLM. It will be held at the Elkton UMC at 6 pm next Sunday, November 13th.

We would like to thank all who donated coats or gave a monetary donation to Coats for Kids. It is deeply appreciated. We serviced nearly 40 who were in need.

Gerry Swartzendruber has a new phone number, which is 989-963-0275. Please make the changes in your contact list. Our Faithlife app has been updated.

Offering Today:  Rosedale International - You can mail in your donation. Our online giving portal is on our website You can also check out how easy it is to set up giving through the Faithlife app or text. Simply text the word “GIVE” to (989)217-8181. We appreciate your generosity and flexibility.

Offering next week: PR Ministries

Worship Leader this week: Michael Swathwood

Worship Leader next week: Dale Ackerman

Fellowship Greeter this week: Theo & Annemiek Poelma

Fellowship Greeter next week: Cliff & Marie Maust

Pastoral Care this week: Gerry Swartzendruber

Pastoral Care next week: Staff

Nursery this week: Darci & Wesley Horton

Nursery next week: Sarah & Mya McIntosh

Prayer Needs

Prayers for the local church

· Plans for this year's Men, Meat, the Messiah on Dec 10th.

· Outreach to the Hispanic Community

· Health Concerns/Situations

· Lora Aldrich - business decisions

· Scott Kingsley - hip surgery recovery

· Josiah Maurer

· Elaine Ropp - hip surgery recovery

· Barry Maust - eye bleed healing

· Bob Bedford -heart attack

· Scott Reiter's mom, Rae - recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer

· Barry Maust's friends - Ratliff family whose loved one died as a result of a car accident

· Gerry Swartzendruber - back pain


· RI - Mediterranean -Pray for smooth readjustment for this family as they return from their home assignment. Ask for safety in their travels, smooth entry into their country, and the ability to set up healthy routines as they settle back in.

· Scott & Crystal Miller & family - Church plant in WVA


· Upcoming US Election - discernment for best candidates

· People in Ukraine & Russia suffering due to war

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