Pigeon River Church November 22, 2020
Youth Sunday We are glad you are here, and we hope you enjoy this opportunity to worship God with us. In person or watching online
Call to Worship

Opening Song—Youth

 

Welcome & Prayer– Mikel Good

 

Children’s Story:

Jackie Good, Maggie Maurer & Mariam Shupe

 

Songs of Worship- Youth Team

 

Scripture Reading– Luke Good

John 6:1-15 & Drama intro

 

Drama—Youth

“The Feeding of the 5,000”

 

Special Music—Jackie Good

 

Sharing & Prayer– Josiah Maurer

 

Benediction– Pastor Bill

 

No fellowship or Sunday school

There will not be any coffee or tea served today.

 

There will not be any Sunday School for any ages today.

 

Nov. 29th & Dec. 6 there will be Children’s SS on zoom. Adults will meet in person from 11—12.

 

This Week

Tuesday      2 pm Grief Share on Zoom

                     7 pm  Ladies B. Study on zoom

Thursday    Happy Thanksgiving

Sunday       Pastor Dave will begin the Advent

                     Series—Week 1: ”What Could Go

                     Wrong? Hope” (Online only)

 

Announcements

Today…6 pm Last mtg. Marriage small group in the Fellowship Hall

 

Good News! We have a chance for a coffee order to be placed. This will be your last chance to get orders in before Christmas. Because of Thanksgiving holiday, orders MUST be placed by TODAY. Please place order either in the coffee order box at church or send via email to Charlene at cneer@umich.edu. Orders will be ready for pickup December 6.  

 

The Youth fundraiser and Soup Cook –off has been moved to Feb 7th which is “Souper” Bowl Sunday. More info for the Cook-off to come. However, you are encouraged to be creative in what handmade item you would like to donate for the auction fundraiser. Please contact Pastor Bill if you have questions.

 

Parents of youth, if you are not signed up on the Remind app please contact Pastor Bill.

 

Upcoming Worship Plans: We are intentionally striking a balance between the risks of larger gatherings and singing these days with the need for in person community/support to get through these days. With that in mind, we plan to do the following...

- Smaller group gatherings at the church will continue. We respectfully request that everyone social distance and wear a mask unless you are physically unable to do so.

- Nov 29 & Dec 6 worship services will be pre-recorded, online services only. In person Sunday school will be available @ 11AM for adults led by the Ackermans.

 

Openings are available on the Audio Visual team & Missions/Relief Ministry. Choose your area of interest to serve Christ and our church. Contact Corbin Swartzendruber for more info.

 

Elder search update:  Thank you for your prayers. Dale Yoder has accepted the nomination to serve as Elder & will be included in the Gifts Discernment affirmation form.

 

Please note there will NOT be a December distribution of the Thumb Breadbasket. Please spread the word to those that you have contact with that this may affect. There are m any other opportunities available. Check out Food Bank of Eastern MI for dates and places. 2021 dates are coming soon.

 

If you are interested in helping the decorating committee please come on November 23 & 24 at 5 pm and stay as long as you like. They will be taking down the fall décor and putting up the Christmas and winter items. If you have any questions please contact Rhonda Buehler.

 

The November edition of On the Level is now available from Mennonite Disaster Service. In our current issue, you can read why we are suspending projects because of COVID spikes in local communities, learn how MDS volunteers are helping to save a Colorado forest, and an MDS volunteer and author offers a unique approach to support MDS. 


 Offering today:

Pigeon River Ministries

 

You can drop your offering in the plate at the back of the sanctuary or 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. 

 


Prayer Concerns

Prayer for the local church

· Church leadership, inviting the Holy Spirit to help lead and give wisdom in decisions

· Our Elderly members in Assisted Living communities

Health Concerns/Situations

· Michael Swathwood’s sister Lori

· Lois Wilson

· Duane Ropp—hip fracture recovery

· Dana Reiter—healing for cancer

· Judy Dietzel’s upcoming heart surgery

Missions/Organizations

· RI—missionaries around the world

 US/World

· Our government

· Impact of Coronavirus

 

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