Sunday, January 6, 2019


Welcome and Announcements

Opening Songs:

     “This is the day”  screen

     “Beautiful Star of Bethlehem”           

Sharing and Prayer


Hearing the word

Children’s Story – Doug Fast


     “To us a child of hope is born”  # 189

 (Pre-K and younger children can go to the nursery)

Scripture  - Matthew 2:1-23

Sermon  “Reordered”


Responding to the word

Hymn of Response:  (remain seated)

     “We three kings”  screen

Tithes and Offering

Sending Hymn:

     “Edelweiss benediction”  screen




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.



God’s epiphanies reorder our lives.



Pastor - Dave Nickel

Worship Leaders - Kevin & Kathy Haake

Music Leader - Wanda Stauffer & Jolene Boshart


Nursery Next Sunday    

Next Children's Story     

January’s  Drivers          

January’s Greeters         

Snack Next Sunday        



Sunday Prayer Time - 9:15 am Room #2

Wednesday, Jan 16 - Annual Business Meeting

Monday, Jan 21 - Ladies Coffee @ Donna Yost 9:30 am


Sunday Sschool

Library - Adult Class – Uniform Series

Room # 1 - Adult Class – Sacred Pauses

Room # 6 - Adult Class – Uniform Series – Take 2

Nursery - Preschool – Kindergarten

Room # - Grades 1-2

Room # - Grades 3-6

High School Room - Grades 9-12


Record for December 30

62 - Attendance

$1,500 - Offering

$ 116,37 - YTD Budget

$ 110,886 - YTD Offering

- $ 5,490 - YTD Deficit



ELDER ELECTIONS – The Elder nominations have been made for the open position, and the 2019 ballot will include the following:  Chad Boshart, Sheri Nitzsche, and  Julie Schlegel Youngs.  Cast your votes at the congregational meeting on Wednesday, January 16th.  Please continue to give this prayerful consideration. 


LADIES COFFEE - We will be meeting on Monday, January 21 at Donna Yost's home at 9:30 am. All are welcome.


NEXT WEEK we will read Matthew 3:1-17.


CONFERENCE PRAYER REQUEST - We invite your prayers for Amanda Bleichty as we welcome her to her new role on the Ministry Staff as Conference Minister for Christian Formation in Central Plains Mennonite Conference.