Spaces for grace
Opening words and prayer
“Ancient of Days”
“Spring up O well”
“Jesus be the center”
Hearing the word
Children’s Story – Laura Nickel
First Reading - 1 Kings 5:1-5
“Oh how wondrous the grace” HWB # 147
Second Reading - 1 Kings 8:1-13
(Pre-K and younger children are dismissed to the nursery)
Message: “Spaces for grace”
Responding to the word
Song of Response:
“Wonderful grace of Jesus” HWB # 150
Sharing and Prayer
Tithes and Offering
“Amazing Grace” HWB # 144
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.
How do we create spaces which cultivate and celebrate grace?
Verse for 2017
Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12
Pastor - Dave Nickel
Worship Leader - Kathy Boshart
Music Leader - Wanda Stauffer
Nursery - Dallas & Barb Schlegel
Nursery Next Sunday - Laura Nickel
Next Children's Story - Donna Yost
November’s Drivers - Tim & Rachel Balzer
November’s Greeters - Julie & Jeremy Youngs
Snack Next Sunday - Peters/Riedel
Sunday Prayer Time - 9:15 am Room #2
Sunday, Nov 5 - 1st Christmas Choir Practice @ 9am
Sunday, Nov 5 - Youth Group Bowling
Nov 9-10 - MCC Meat Canning in Milford
11/10-12/6 - Gifts of Love collection
Sunday, Nov 19 - 2nd Christmas Choir Practice @ 9am
Nov 27-29 - MCC Meat Canning in Henderson
Tuesday, Nov 28 - CPMC Webinar
Sunday, Dec 10 - FMC Christmas Program
Sunday, Dec 24 - Worship at 9:30 followed by Potluck Brunch
Sunday, Dec 24 - Christmas eve service at 11:30p
Record for October 22
53 - Attendance
Library - Adult Group – Uniform Series
Room # 1 - Adult Group – The Holy Spirit - An Introduction
Room # 6 - Adult Group – Uniform Series – Take 2
Nursery - Preschool
Room # 8 - Grades K-2
Room # 7 - Grades 3-8
Room # 4 - Grades 9-12
YOUTH GROUP - We will go bowling for a senior high youth group activity on Sunday, November 5. Time and place is yet to be decided.
CHRISTMAS CHOIR – Start thinking about singing in the Christmas Choir. We will be singing Underneath Starry Skies at the Christmas evening program on December 10th. We will start practices on November 5th at 9am before Sunday School. Contact Kathy Boshart with any questions.
ONLINE BULLETINS – Save paper and view today’s bulletin at fmclincoln.org/bulletins
BUILDING FUND - Pledges totaling $14,100 has been committed so far to our goal of $30,000 over the next 3 years. Please continue to pray and consider how you can help or who you can reach out to in regards to our debt reduction commitments. We have a goal of $10,000 a year in new commitments above and beyond our regular giving in order to eliminate our mortgage balance by the end of 2019. Additional copies of the debt reduction letter and commitment cards are located in the top right mailbox. Pledge cards can be dropped in the offering plate or the treasurer's mailbox.
CONFERENCE PRAYER REQUEST - Pray for your sister churches in Montana: Ashland Christian Fellowship, Lame Deer Mennonite Church, and White River Cheyenne Mennonite Church. Dave and Shana Boshart will be with these churches next weekend.