Opening Hymn “Hosanna, loud hosanna” HWB # 238
Opening Words and Prayer
Opening Hymn: “Praise the Lord, sing hallelujah” HWB # 50
Hearing the word
Children's Story: Marvin Gerrtise
Hymn: “Love divine, all love excelling” HWB # 592
(Pre-K and younger children are dismissed to the nursery)
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12:31b-13:13
Sermon: “Confronted with Love”
Responding to the word
Hymn of Response: “Majesty” screen
Sharing and Prayer
Tithes and Offering
Closing Hymn: “You shall go out with joy” HWB # 427
Assisted listening devices and large print hymnals are available at the audio-visual desk.
The cry room has a speaker so you can continue to listen to the service if you need to step out of the sanctuary.
Love confronts us in the person Jesus and continues to confront us in seeking to follow him.
Pastor: Dave Nickel
Music Leader: Jolene Boshart
Nursery: Dave & Sheri Nitzsche
Nursery Next Sunday: Steve & Angela Nitzsche
Next Children's Story: Donna Yost
April’s Drivers: Rick & Wanda Stauffer
April’s Greeters: Steve & Angela Nitzsche
Snack Next Sunday: Youth Breakfast
Sunday Prayer Time: 9:15 am Room #2
Sunday, April 9: Choir Practice @ FMC 8:45 am
Wednesday, April 12: Choir Practice @ Antelope Park Church 7pm
Wednesday, April 12: ‘Small Group #2’ @ Chad & Kathy Boshart 7pm
Friday, April 14: Good Friday Service @ Antelope Park 6pm
Sunday, April 16: Sonrise Service @ FMC at 8am
Sunday, April 16: Breakfast provided by the Youth Group @ 9am
Sunday, April 16: No Sunday School
Sunday, April 16: Easter Service starts at 10:45 am
Sunday, April 23: Conscientious Objector appreciation service with POTLUCK
Sunday, April 30: Children’s Day
Wednesday, May 10: Bunko Night @ 6:30 Bring finger food
Saturday, May 13: Neighborhood Garage Sale
Sunday, June 4: Bowling at Parkway Lanes @ 2pm
Sunday, June 11: Dave Boshart preaching
Record for March 26
74 - Attendance
$ 1,864 - Offering
$ 28,491 - Year To Date Offering
$ 30,044 - Year To Date Budget
$441 - Sharing Fund Balance
$100 - Scholarship Fund
$6,827 - Youth Fund
$453 - Mission Travel Fund
$133 - Birthday Offering Fund
$483 - Children's Sunday School Fund
$211 - Library Fund
Library: Adult Group – Uniform Series
Room # 1: Adult Group – Sermon Discussion
Room # 6: Adult Group – The Gospel Next Door
Room # 8: Grades K-2
Room # 7: Grades 3-8
Room # 4: Grades 9-12
EASTER SUNDAY – Please join us for Sonrise Service at 8am at FMC, and for Breakfast served by the Youth Group at 9am. There will be no Sunday school.
CONGRATULATIONS – to Jeremy and Julie Youngs on their wedding yesterday, April 8, 2017.
ELDER MEETING - Thursday, April 20 5:00 pm at FMC. Anyone who would like to visit with the Elders or has a question are welcome to contact them. Dallas Schlegel, Wade Thiessen, Wanda Stauffer
CIRCLE OF GRACE – Beginning April 23, FMC will have our Circle of Grace lessons for Preschool - High School classes. Each class will receive 1-4 lessons will be taught over the following Sundays.
LETS GET TOGETHER - Wednesday, May 10 for Bunko Night at 6:30 PM Everyone please bring finger food. Sunday, June 4, come for bowling at parkway lanes on 48th and Van Dorn at 2 PM. Also coming this summer is a picnic at Bethany Park-time and date TBD.
PRAYER REQUEST - Pray for Templo Alabanza in Moline, IL as they celebrate the installation of Pastor Aureliano Vazquez today and for all other congregations in our conference who are seeking new pastoral leadership.
ROOM TO RENT - Charlene Jansing, a friend of Jim and Carol and Rick and Wanda, is looking for a room to rent. If you have one available or know of someone who might, please let them know.
CHOIR – FMC & Antelope Park Church of the Brethren will sing together for the Good Friday service at 6pm on Friday, April 14, Antelope Park Church (3645 Sumner St). Please attend as many rehearsals as possible, but it is especially important to attend the final rehearsal on April 12. Contact Jon Stanton.