Sunday, April 2, 2017


Opening Words and Prayer

Gathering Hymns:           


Hearing the word

Children's Story: Doug Fast


(Pre-K and younger children are dismissed to the nursery)

Scripture:  1 Corinthians 12:1-7; 12-27

Sermon:  “Caring for Christ”

Responding to the word

Hymn of Response:

Sharing and Prayer

Tithes and Offering 

Closing Hymn:



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.



In Christ's body, if one member suffers, all suffer together with it; if one member is honored, all rejoice together with it.



Pastor:  Dave Nickel

Worship Leader:  Thad Miller

Music Leader:  Jolene Boshart

Nursery:  Mukuna Family

Nursery Next Sunday:  Dave & Sheri Nitzsche

Next Children's Story:  Marvin Gerrtise

April’s Drivers:  Rick & Wanda Stauffer

April’s Greeters:  Steve & Angela Nitzsche

Snack Next Sunday:  Kerm & Linda Wenger



Sunday Prayer Time:  9:15 am Room #2

Sunday, April 2:  Choir Practice @ FMC 8:45 am

Sunday, April 2:  Circle of Grace– Teacher training after worship

Wednesday, April 5:  “Small Group #2” @ C&K Boshart’s 7pm

Wednesday, April 5:  Choir Practice @ Antelope Park Church 7pm

Sunday, April 9:  Choir Practice @ FMC 8:45 am

Wednesday, April 12:  Choir Practice @ Antelope Park Church 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

Sunday, April 30:  Children’s Day

Wednesday, May 10:  Bunko Night @ 6:30  Bring finger food

Sunday, June 4:  Bowling at Parkway Lanes @ 2pm


Record for March 26

65 - Attendance

$ 1,701 - Offering 3-19

$ 2,706 - Offering 3-26

$ 1,662 - Quarterly Mission Offering

$ 26,627 - Year To Date Offering

$ 27,898 - Year To Date Budget


Sunday School

Library:  Adult Group – Uniform Series

Room # 1:  Adult Group – Sermon Discussion

Room # 6:  Adult Group

Nursery:  Preschool

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.


CIRCLE OF GRACE - In April FMC will have our Circle of Grace training and lessons. April 2 Teachers meet following worship to receive curriculum and information. April 23 Lessons will be taught for Preschool - High School classes. Between 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 Eastern Mennonite University as they celebrate the inauguration of Dr. Susan Schultz Huxman on April 7 as the University’s ninth president.


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.